Important Dates

 

  • Fall

  • Spring 

  • Summer

  • Participation in the interview process to be scheduled by October 3, 2019
  • Team Leader and Student Team Leader Training - Sunday October 20, 1:00pm – 5:00pm in UCC 210
  • Required Workshops - Sunday October 27, 9:00am - 4:00pm in Chu Centre (IGAB 2N05)
  • Impact Experience Showcase - Tuesday October 12, 10:00am – 3:00pm in UCC Atrium
  • Participate in a Student Team Leader carousel - Saturday, October 19 from 9:30am - 12:00pm (Invitations to the carousel will be sent out by Wednesday, October 16) (2.5 hours)
  • Groundwork Meeting - Thursday, December 5, 2019 (2 hours)
  • Team Leader Training (9 hours)
    • Introduction and Expectations - Tuesday, October 29, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Team Development and Group Dynamics in an Intercultural Context - Tuesday, November 12, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Facilitating the Reflective Process - Tuesday, November 26, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Leadership in Wellness Training: A strengths-based approach - Tuesday January 7, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Safety Abroad - Tuesday January 21, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Something's Up! - Tuesday February 4, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Foundations for International Mobility and Engagement (FIME) - Webinar through Western International – Complete on your own time (5-6 hours) (Local experiences do NOT need to complete this portion of the training)
  • Two team socials (Team Leader/Student Team Leader organized) (1-3 hours)
  • Participant Pre-Departure Training – January 19, 2020, 10:00am - 4:00pm (6 hours)
  • Pre-trip meeting with the Global Experiential Learning Coordinator (February 11-15, 2020) (1 hour)
  • Impact Serves - The week of Sunday January 12 – Saturday, January 18, 2020 (3-4 hours)
  • Impact Experience - (1 week)
  • Impact Experience Re-Entry Workshop – Sunday March 1, 2020, 1:00pm-4:00pm (3 hours)
  • Impact Experience Showcase – March 3, 2020 – 10:00am - 3:00pm (time can be shared amongst team members)
  • Choose ONE of the following sessions – note all sessions will be offered at various times throughout January and February. Registration will open in January in Western Connect
    • Fair Trade Learning (1.5 hours)
    • Ethical Story Sharing (1.5 hours)
    • Connecting with Community (1.5 hours)
    • Gender Norms & Sexual Violence and Critical & Ethical Global Engagement (2.5 hours)
  • Participate in a Student Team Leader carousel - Saturday, October 19 from 9:30am - 12:00pm (Invitations to the carousel will be sent out by Wednesday, October 16) (2.5 hours)
  • Groundwork Meeting - Thursday, December 5, 2019 (2 hours)
  • Team Leader Training (9 hours)
    • Introduction and Expectations - Tuesday, October 29, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Team Development and Group Dynamics in an Intercultural Context - Tuesday, November 12, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Facilitating the Reflective Process - Tuesday, November 26, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Leadership in Wellness Training: A strength based approach - Tuesday January 7, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Safety Abroad - Tuesday January 21, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
    • Something's Up! - Tuesday February 4, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Foundations for International Mobility and Engagement (FIME) - Webinar through Western International – Complete on your own time (5-6 hours) (Local experiences do NOT need to complete this portion of the training)
  • Two team socials (Team Leader/Student Team Leader organized) (1-3 hours)
  • Impact Serves - The week of Sunday January 12 – Saturday, January 18 (3-4 hours)
  • Participant Pre-Departure Training – March 22, 2020, 10:00am - 4:00pm (6 hours)
  • Pre-trip meeting with the Global Experiential Learning Coordinator (April 13-24, 2020) (1 hour)
  • Impact Experience - (1 week, 12 days or 2 weeks depending on the experiences)
  • Impact Experience Re-Entry Workshop – TBD (3 hours)
  • Impact Experience Showcase – September 2020
  • Choose ONE of the following sessions – note all sessions will be offered at various times throughout January and February. Registration will open in January in Western Connect
    • Fair Trade Learning (1.5 hours)
    • Ethical Story Sharing (1.5 hours)
    • Connecting with Community (1.5 hours)
    • Gender Norms & Sexual Violence and Critical & Ethical Global Engagement (2.5 hours)