Oorala TRACKS Orientation Program

Time

All UNE Commencing students

TRACKS

Venue

Monday 25th February 2019: - DAY 1

8.00am

Welcome breakfast for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNE

Oorala Centre Centre

8:30am

Welcome to Country – Toni Widders

Welcome to Oorala – Greg Davison

Staff introductions /Housekeeping

Oorala Centre  Foyer

9.10am

Gowning up for Commencement Ceremony

Oorala Centre Foyer

10.00am

UNE Commencement Ceremony and Toolkit Session (introduction to studying at UNE)

Lazenby Hall

12.00pm

Lunch (provided by UNELife)

Ingrid Moses Courtyard

1.00pm

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Short Campus Tour – library, bookshops, counselling, and student support, where to get ID cards/parking permits, etc

UNE campus

1.30pm

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Get to Know the Oorala Aboriginal Student Support Services session

  • Targeted Tutorial Assistance: meet Tutors and other students
  • Scholarships
  • Accessing support
Oorala Lecture Theatre

2.30pm

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Getting ready for study:

  • T1 Student Success Program
  • The Hub – Oorala Support Moodle Site

Oorala Lecture Theatre

3.30pm

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Introduction to TRACKS:

  • Course requirements
  • Principal Dates
  • Moodle Overview

Oorala Lecture Theatre

4.00pm

Afternoon Tea and Yarning Circle with TRACKS and undergraduate students

Oorala Centre Foyer

  TRACKS Dinner with Academic and student support staffTBA

Tuesday 26th February 2019: – DAY 2

9.30am

 

Welcome to Day 2

Oorala Lecture Theatre

10.00am

UNE Lifesaver Day

Ingrid Moses Courtyard and Lazenby Hall

12.00pm

BBQ Lunch (provided by UNELife)

Ingrid Moses Courtyard

1.00pm

Commencing Student Photo

Booloominbah lawns

2.00pm

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Planning your study for Trimester 1

Oorala Lecture Theatre

3.00pm

 

Afternoon Tea and Q&A session

Oorala Centre – Main Foyer

Wednesday 27th February 2019: Day 3

6:00pm

Mature Age Networking Function (optional)

Charlies Last Stand

Wednesday 6th March 2019: Week 2

12.00pm

Welcome Back BBQ & Study Lab Launch

Oorala Aboriginal Centre