Oorala TRACKS Orientation Program

Time

All UNE Commencing students

TRACKS

Venue

 
3.00pm - 7.00pm

CommUNE - An Armidale Block Party:
An event for all students, staff and members of the Armidale community and will feature live music; theatre sports; science displays; a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony; and an official welcome from the Academic Board. There will also be food trucks, giant games, and carnival rides.


The Oorala Aboriginal Centre will be OPEN with activities and food.

UNE, Armdale Campus

Monday 24th February 2020: - DAY 1

8.00am

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

Oorala Centre Centre

8:30am

Welcome to Country – Uncle Colin Ahoy, UNE Elder in Residence

Welcome to Oorala

Staff introductions /Housekeeping

Oorala Centre  Foyer

9.10am

Gowning up for Commencement Ceremony

Oorala Centre Foyer

10.00am

UNE Commencement Ceremony an Official UNE welcome for commencing students

Followed by an all commencing students group photo.

Lazenby Hall

12.00pm

Lunch (provided by UNELife)

Ingrid Moses Courtyard

1.00pm

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Introduction to the Indigenous Scholars/TRACKS Peer Support Program 2020

Oorala Lecture Theatre

1.30pm

 2020 Scholar presentations to TRACKS studentsOorala Lecture Theatre

2.30pm

 

TRACKS Completion Ceremony

2019 students who have completed the program will be awarded certificates.

Oorala Lecture Theatre

3.30pm

  

Oorala Lecture Theatre

4.00pm

Afternoon Tea and Cutting the Cake with TRACKS and undergraduate students

Oorala Centre Foyer

  TRACKS Dinner with Academic and student support staffTBA

Tuesday 25th February 2020: – DAY 2

9.00am

 

Welcome to Day 2

Oorala Lecture Theatre

10.00am

UNE Lifesaver Day - is all about the things you can get involved with while you’re studying at UNE. Oorala has a stall at this event.

Ingrid Moses Courtyard and Lazenby Hall

11:30am Student presentation of Lifesaver Day activity

Oorala Lecture Theatre

12.00pm

 

Overview of TRACKS program

What do you need to know to get started?

Oorala Lecture Theatre

1.00pm

Lunch

Oorala Centre – Main Foyer

1:45pm

 

ACADEMIC SESSION

Moodle: what is it and how do I use it?
Oorala Services - meet our student engagement officers
Getting started with our scholars.

Oorala Lecture Theatre

4.00pm

 

Afternoon Tea

Oorala Centre – Main Foyer

TBA Tool Kit SessionTBA