CLL is online!
The Campus Life and Leadership team is still trying to help students enjoy Dawson and get a campus life.
This semester CLL is doing things differently and has moved online to meet students where they are. A short video was produced to promote CLL online to all students.
Click Read More to see the 2-minute video.
Welcome Days Week began today for all new students. On Tuesday, students in Social Science and Business Technologies had their Welcome Plenary Session online. On Wednesday, it will be students in Science, Medical Studies and Engineering. On Thursday, it will be the turn of students in Creative & Applied Arts. The students are being given a two-minute…
Julie and Julie’s summer health advice
Our College Nurses Julie Drolet and Julie Gosselin want to help you stay healthy this summer. Don't take a vacation from washing your hands, wearing masks indoors and keeping a safe distance. Julie and Julie would like to recommend an article by CBC about travel in the Read More link.
Why do our bodies and minds need to disconnect from work during vacation time? Our College Nurses Julie Drolet and Julie Gosselin tell us why: To allow our mind to focus on other things and get away from the responsibilities and issues at work (remove work emails from your phone and answer only emergency phone…
Julie and Julie advise to keep up the health protocols
Even though the Quebec Government continues to open up the province, we all have to keep vigilant to protect the most vulnerable and to prevent a second wave of COVID-19 infections. College Nurses Julie Drolet and Julie Gosselin advise us to:
- keep washing our hands properly and effectively
- continue maintaining a two-metre distance from people outside our household
- wear masks when we cannot maintain the two-metre distance and when entering closed public environments (e.g. grocery stores)
- visit our friends and families outside and from a distance
The most recent and updated version of the COVID-19 Self-care guide from the Government of Quebec is in the Read More link.
Julie and Julie’s must-watch video
Our College Nurses, Julie Drolet and Julie Gosselin, would like to remind you about the importance of proper and effective handwashing. This is more important than ever as COVID-19 continues to spread in the community even as businesses and playgrounds, etc re-open.
Click Read More to view Julie and Julie's recommended video.
We asked and the Dawson Community and friends of Dawson responded. The COVID-19 Student Financial Aid Fund has reached just shy of $5,000.
Special thanks to all who are participating in the Dawson Blues Band led by Vincent Maggiore (Business Administration) and everyone who donated and shared the needs of our students on social media.
The full amount will be dedicated to the Dawson Financial Aid Program. Student Services and the Dawson Foundation are working on the details of how the funds will benefit students.
More news to come in the next few weeks!
If you would like to help us reach an even $5,000 from the community and friends of Dawson, make a donation.
Close to 3,500 students returned to Dawson College over the last two weeks of May to retrieve their belongings from their lockers. “It went very well,” said Director of Student Services Monique Magnan. “Over 40 staff members participated in this operation.” The students were allowed in small numbers by appointment. Student Services and the Security…
If you know of students who could benefit from connecting with one another and Student Services staff in a relaxing setting, direct them to the online gatherings that are taking place three times a week and hosted by Health Services, AccessAbility Centre and First-Year Office staff. As teachers and students have had to adapt to…
Last Modified: September 8, 2020