Date: Sep 3, 2019 to Sep 13, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Website: https://langara.ca/student-services/orientation-semester-kickoff/index.html
Location: Around campus

Semester Kickoff makes coming back to school more fun with events and happenings all over campus. Don't miss out on this fun way to pick up a ton of free resources, swag, snacks, info, and so much more.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Front Lawn

11:00 am–1:00 pm

Popcorn – pick up free popcorn courtesy of Langara Alumni.

Main Foyer

8:00 am–3:00 pm

Engagement Kiosk – stop by for directions and other general info

9:00 am–3:00 pm

Book Buyback – trade in your used textbooks for cash.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Shaw Cable – stop by the Shaw booth to learn more about our exclusive student offers that will help you save on your internet.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Skynet Wireless, your Fido Exclusive Dealer and Kinetic Wireless, your Rogers Authorized Dealer are on campus From September 3–6 for all of your wireless mobile phone needs. We have sim cards, no-contract plans, and the latest devices. Please visit us at our Booth.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Telus Mobile – fun giveaways, info, and more.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Vancity

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Wireless Wave – fun giveaways, info, and more.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

YMCA – Bring your Langara student ID to the Langara #YMCA and receive a special offer! Sign up at www.trytheYMCA.ca/Langara 

Library

Text Us Contest

Did you know that you can text the library for quick answers to your research questions? From September 3–13, text “research” to the Library (604.670.6866) and you will be automatically entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card for the Langara Bookstore. Ask a Library staff member for more details.

LSU

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Get your student ID card – don't forget to turn it into your Library card.
Pick up your free student planner – courtesy of the LSU.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Front Lawn

11:00 am–1:00 pm

Popcorn – pick up free popcorn courtesy of Langara Alumni.

Main Foyer

8:00 am–3:00 pm

Engagement Kiosk – stop by for directions and other general info.

9:00 am–3:00 pm

Book Buyback - trade in your used textbooks for cash.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Shaw Cable – stop by the Shaw booth to learn more about our exclusive student offers that will help you save on your internet.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Skynet Wireless, your Fido Exclusive Dealer and Kinetic Wireless, your Rogers Authorized Dealer are on campus From September 3–6 for all of your wireless mobile phone needs. We have sim cards, no-contract plans, and the latest devices. Please visit us at our Booth.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Telus Mobile – fun giveaways, info, and more.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Vancity

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Wireless Wave – fun giveaways, info, and more.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

YMCA – Bring your Langara student ID to the Langara #YMCA and receive a special offer! Sign up at www.trytheYMCA.ca/Langara

LSU Courtyard

11:00 am–1:00 pm

Library on the Lawn – Stop by Langara Library's outdoor pop up in the LSU courtyard! You can learn more about the Library, Writing Centre, tutoring services, and other support available during your time at Langara. There will also be contests, treats, and a selection of books that can help you get started on researching and writing in college, or help you take a break and read for fun.

LSU

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Get your student ID card – don't forget to turn it into your Library card.
Pick up your free student planner – courtesy of the LSU.

Library

Text Us Contest

Did you know that you can text the library for quick answers to your research questions? From September 3–13, text “research” to the Library (604.670.6866) and you will be automatically entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card for the Langara Bookstore. Ask a Library staff member for more details.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

SEMESTER KICKOFF MAIN EVENT – 10:00 am–3:00 pm

Front Lawn

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Giveaways and more from Chartwells Boost App, CIBC, Evo Car Share, Quest, Skynet Wireless, Scotiabank, Shaw, Telus, Vancity, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver Bouillon Exchange, Wireless Wave – Oakridge, YMCA, and more!

10:00 am–2:30 pm

RBC – come and fill up your reusable water bottle at the RBC water station.

10:30 am–3:00 pm

Live Entertainment

10:30 am–11:00 am | RainCity Audio (DJ)

11:00 am–11:45 am | Six Figures

11:55 am–12:00 pm  Musqueam Welcome

12:00 pm–12:20 pm | Haudenosaunee Style Social Dances and Celebration     

12:20 pm–1:05 pm | Isabel Hombrebueno

1:10 pm–2:00 pm | Six Figures

2:00 pm–2:30 pm  Isabel Hombrebueno

2:30 pm–3:00 pm | Bhangra Dance performance

 

11:00 am–1:00 pm

Popcorn – pick up free popcorn courtesy of Langara Alumni.

11:30 am–2:30 pm

White Spot Meal Deal – $7 for a burger, salad, and pop.

12:00 pm

Free Cake – it's not a Langara event without cake!

Main Foyer

9:00 am–3:00 pm

Book Buyback – trade in your used textbooks for cash.

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Student Services Fair – learn about all of the free student services available to you.

12:00 pm

Free Cake – it's not a Langara event without cake!

Library

Text Us Contest

Did you know that you can text the library for quick answers to your research questions? From September 3–13, text “research” to the Library (604.670.6866) and you will be automatically entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card for the Langara Bookstore. Ask a Library staff member for more details.

LSU

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Get your student ID card – don't forget to turn it into your Library card.
Pick up your free student planner – courtesy of the LSU.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
Front Lawn

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Evo Car Share – learn more about car share opportunities and deals.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Contiki

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Shaw Cable – stop by the Shaw booth to learn more about our exclusive student offers that will help you save on your internet.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Skynet Wireless, your Fido Exclusive Dealer and Kinetic Wireless, your Rogers Authorized Dealer are on campus From September 3–6 for all of your wireless mobile phone needs. We have sim cards, no-contract plans, and the latest devices. Please visit us at our Booth.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Telus – fun giveaways, info, and more.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Vancity

10:00 am–2:30 pm

Wireless Wave – Oakridge – learn more about deals on new activations.

10:00 am–2:30 pm

YMCA – Bring your Langara student ID to the Langara #YMCA and receive a special offer! Sign up at www.trytheYMCA.ca/Langara

Main Foyer

9:00 am–2:00 pm

Book Buyback – trade in your used textbooks for cash.

Library

Text Us Contest

Did you know that you can text the library for quick answers to your research questions? From September 3–13, text “research” to the Library (604.670.6866) and you will be automatically entered into a draw to win a $50 gift card for the Langara Bookstore. Ask a Library staff member for more details.

LSU

10:00 am–3:00 pm

Get your student ID card – don't forget to turn it into your Library card.
Pick up your free student planner – courtesy of the LSU.

Get social.

Use hashtag #WelcometoLangara to join in on the Semester Kickoff fun.Connect to all of our social media channels for the latest updates, photos, giveaways, and more by following langaracollege on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat. Check out photos from last year's Semester Kickoff.

Thank you to our Contributing Partners.

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