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Students arriving at the University of Windsor

Conference Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events for 2019

Thursday May 9, 2019

Location

3:00 — 4:30 p.m.

Staggered arrival at the University of Windsor - Registration
Check into residence— Alumni Hall (Toronto)

Alumni Hall

 

5:00 p.m.

Teacher Chaperones Meeting/ Student Ice Breaker Session

Alumni Hall Lobby

5:20 – 5:40 p.m.

 

 

 

Welcome Address

Interm President Douglas Kneale

Andrew Allen

Mr. Wren Dosant

Winclare/Vanier Hall

5:40 to 6:30 Dinner Winclare/Vanier Hall

6:30 p.m.

Students organized into groups

Meet with team leaders

Prepare performance (dance, musical, visual arts, etc)

Various Locations/CAW Centre

8:00 p.m.

Student presentations

Essex Theatre

10:00 p.m.

Return to residence/home

Alumni Hall

11:00 p.m.

Curfew in effect

 

 

Friday May 10, 2019

Location

7:30 a.m.

Conference Volunteer Meeting

The Crocodile Grill

8:30 a.m.

Facilitator Meeting

The Crocodile Grill

9:15-10:15 a.m.

Keynote Address

Essex Theatre

10:30 - 11:40 a.m.

Facilitator Workshop 1 (with assigned groups)

Dillon Hall

11:40 – 12:20 a.m.

Facilitator Workshop 2 (with assigned groups)

Dillon Hall

12:20 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Winclare/Vanier Hall

1:30 – 2:15 p.m.

Faculty Showcase

CAW

2:15 – 2:35 p.m.

Group Photo

Dillon Hall

2:40 – 3:20 p.m.

Case Studies Preperation

Various Locations/CAW

3:30 – 4:20 p.m.

Presentation of Case studies

Essex Theatre

4:30 – 5:10 p.m.

Student Panel

Essex Theatre

5:10 – 5:30 p.m.

School Report Preperation

Various location/CAW

5:40 – 6:20 p.m.

Dinner

Vanier/Winclare

6:30– 7:15p.m.

School rRport presentations

Essex Theatre

7:15 - 8:45

Closing Ceremonies

Essex Theatre

8:50 - 10 pm 

Return to residence for Toronto Students, Windsor student return home.  Curfew at 11 pm for TDSB students. 

Alumni Hall

Saturday May 11, 2019

Location

8:30 a.m.

Breakfast (Toronto schools ONLY)

Winclare/Vanier Hall

9:30 a.m.

Departure