SAIT Update 11.16.2020
Let's get global! It's International Education Week
Share a virtual hello and celebrate International Education Week (IEW). Connect with people and cultures from around the world and add a global perspective to your student experience through online social gatherings and information sessions this week.
🌎 Meet Golnaz, Kenmay, Richie, Ravi and Sabiha — five international SAIT students — and find out what brought them to SAIT, their favourite thing about Calgary and their top tips for international students studying #hereatSAIT.
🌎 Check out international trivia time at Communi-tea | Tuesday, Nov. 17, 3 pm
🌎 See you at the Study Abroad information session | Thursday, Nov. 19, noon
digiTALKS with Reva Bond Ramsden
Digital disruption is permeating every industry on the planet — and one of the leading areas taking the world by storm is the automation sector within the construction industry.
This week join Reva Bond Ramsden, Dean, School of Construction, for "Transforming our Future: From Hammers to Automation" — the next installment in SAIT’s digiTALKS series.
📅 Thursday, Nov. 19, noon | Register
Register for Saitsa's Adopt-A-Student-Family program
Does your family need a helping hand this holiday season? Register your family for Saitsa’s Adopt-A-Student-Family Program. The application deadline is Friday, Dec. 11.
Money matters: Financial Literacy Fair
Healthy finances can help you feel organized, and both avoid and manage stress. Invest some time in mastering your money at the virtual Financial Literacy Fair this week.
Start now with some quick tips from SAIT's Financial Advising team, then register below.
📅 Budgeting | Tuesday, Nov. 17, noon | Register
📅 The truth about credit | Wednesday, Nov. 18, noon | Register
📅 How to invest safely | Thursday, Nov. 19, noon | Register
Saitsa Fall 2020 survey
Saitsa wants your feedback! Let your students' association know what you want and need. The Fall 2020 semester survey takes about 30 minutes to complete, and at the end, you'll have the option to enter a prize draw. Take the Fall 2020 survey.
Coming up in the calendar
📅 Mindful Moments | Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1 – 1:30 pm
📅 Virtual Career Conversations: Interview Strategies | Wednesday, Nov. 18, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
📅 Advanced Digital and Professional Training (ADaPT) Program info session | Wednesday, Nov. 18, noon – 1 pm
📅 Natural Light - What are the Benefits? | Wednesday, Nov. 18, 12:30 – 1 pm
Find more important dates for 2020/21.