Welcome Days 2020

Schedule For New Students

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020 (10:00 a.m. via pre-recorded presentation)

  • Sector: SOCIAL SCIENCE & BUSINESS RELATED TECHNOLOGIES (SSBT)
  • Dean: Isabelle Carrier
  • Assistant Dean: Mylène Saucier

Plenary Session: (15 minutes)

  • Message of Welcome from the Director General, Richard Filion
  • Message from the Director of Student Services
  • Message from the Sector Dean – Isabelle Carrier
  • Message from the First Year Student Office

Program Specific Information Sessions: – 10:15 a.m.

Program
Presenter(s)
Format
Business Administration Fabienne Cyrius (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Accounting & Management Rosario Lo Raso (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Marketing and Management Nick Papatheodorakos (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Computer Science Technology Jaya Nilakantan (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
CRLT Heather Martin (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
CRLT Sarah Cartier (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Social Services Vanessa Robillard (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Liberal Arts Beverly Sing (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Social Science Cynthia J. Martin (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Child Studies Elliott Kerr (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Commerce Phil Ghayad (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Environmental Studies Anna-Liisa Aunio (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
International Business Charles-Albert Ramsay (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Law, Society & Justice Christopher Bourne (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
North South Studies Gisela Frias (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Psychology Selma Hamdani (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Psychology/Anthropology Madeleine Côté (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Travel & Tourism Anna-Liisa Aunio (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 (10:00 a.m. via pre-recorded presentation)

  • Sector: SCIENCE, MEDICAL STUDIES & ENGINEERING (SMSE)
  • Dean: Leanne Bennett
  • Assistant Dean: Maxwell Jones

Plenary Session: (15 minutes)

  • Message of Welcome from the Director General, Richard Filion
  • Message from the Director of Student Services
  • Message from the Sector Dean – Leanne Bennett
  • Message from the First Year Student Office

Program Specific Information Sessions: – 10:15 a.m.

Program
Presenter(s)
Format
Biomedical Laboratory Tech. Paraskevi Siandris (Vivan) (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Biomedical Laboratory Tech. Penny Smith (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Laboratory Tech. Chemistry Silja Maknen (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Laboratory Tech. Chemistry Nicolas Duxin (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Civil Engineering Tech. Michael Dellar (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Civil Engineering Tech. Caroline Harvey (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Diagnostic Imaging Vittoria Fusco (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Diagnostic Imaging Heidi Gumbley (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Electronic Tech. Jimmy Plaitis (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Electronic Tech. John Veroutsos (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Mechanical Engineering Tech. Darren Narine (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Nursing Catherine Moore (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Nursing Sherry McMillan (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Physiotherapy Technology Mark Mattei (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Radiation Oncology Jocelyne Napias-Pfeiffer (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Radiation Oncology Giovanna Miceli (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Health Sciences Jonathon Sumner (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Pure & Applied Sciences Jonathon Sumner (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Developmental Science Sameer Bhatnagar (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Environmental Science Brian Mader (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Environmental Science Tonia DeBellis (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Exploration Science Sameer Bhatnagar (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Enriched Science (Health) Chris Whittaker (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Enriched Science (Pure & Applied) Carmen Leung (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation

Thursday, August 27, 2020 (10:00 a.m. via pre-recorded presentation)

  • Sector: CREATIVE & APPLIED ARTS (CAA)
  • Dean: Andrea Cole
  • Assistant Dean: Wolfgang Krotter

Plenary Session: (15 minutes)

  • Message of Welcome from the Director General, Richard Filion
  • Message from the Director of Student Services
  • Message from the Sector Dean – Andrea Cole
  • Message from the First Year Student Office

Program Specific Information Sessions: – 10:15 a.m.

Program
Presenter(s)
Format
3D Animation & Computer Generated Imagery Charles Le Guen (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Cinema & Communications Jesse Hunter (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Cinema & Communications Cheryl Simon (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Cinema & Communications Dipti Gupta (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Graphic Design François Martin (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Graphic Design Gyula Gefin (Assistant chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Illustration Chantal Chapson (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Illustration Pauline Fresco (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Industrial Design Michel Séguin (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Interior Design Kurt Holfeld (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Interior Design Anne-Marie Legault (co-chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Modern Languages Helen Karanika (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Modern Languages Sebastien Doderlein (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Professional Theatre Judith Beny (chair) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Professional Photography Laurel Breidon (chair & coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Arts & Culture Robert Stephens (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Interactive Media Arts Bérengère Marin-DuBuard (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Literature Pauline Morel (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Studio Arts Julianna Joos (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Journeys Francesca Roy (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Journeys Pauline Morel (co-coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Visual Arts Rachel Echenberg (coordinator) Pre-Recorded Presentation
Note

Students wishing to ask a question following the Program Specific Information Session can do so by going to the “My Dawson Portal” on Omnivox, and from the menu on the left hand side of the page under the section marked “Welcome Week” select “Questions for your Program Coordinator”. Students will then be able to submit their written question which will automatically forwarded to the coordinator who will answer within the shortest possible delay.



Last Modified: July 16, 2020