Information Session: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 12:30 – 1:30pm in UCC 147A
Please note: Information Sessions are an opportunity to learn more about ASB, its locations, cost, and financial support available and to have your questions answered. These are not mandatory sessions.
Information Session: Wednesday, October 7, 2017 12:30 – 1:30pmin UCC 147A
Application Deadline: Monday, October 19, 2017
Student Team Leader Carousel Invite Sent: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Student Team Leader Carousel: Sunday, October 15, 2017 1-3pm in the Student Success Centre - UCC 210
The Student Team Leader Carousel will give the coordinator and team leaders the opportunity to meet and learn more about each applicant. It will also give applicants the chance to ask questions, dialogue with their peers, and come away with a better understanding of the program's mission and vision. Applicants will be short-listed for the Student Team Leader Carousel.
Offers Sent: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Student Team Leader Acceptances Due: Friday, October 20, 2017
Leadership Team Meeting: October 23 – 27, 2017
ASB Award Application Deadline: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Notification of ASB Award: Friday, November 3, 2017
Team Leader Training: Saturday, November 25, 2017 9am-4pm in WALS (UCC 66)
Pre-Departure Session #1:
Sunday, November 26, 2017 1-5pm (location TBD)
Pre-Departure workshops are designed to prepare participants for their ASB experience, while providing a venue and opportunity for team building within your ASB group. Participants will enjoy various presentations, strengthen facilitation skills, learn about critical thinking and intercultural competence, and dialogue with their peers about their hopes and fears regarding their experience. These workshops are a great way to get to know your teammates, ask questions about your experience, and begin to learn about the culture and community in which you are about to be immersed.
Important note: Attendance at the ASB Team Leader Trainings and Pre-Departure Workshops are mandatory.
Team Social #1: Date to be determined by the team
ASB Serves: Saturday, January 20, 2018 (3-4 hour time commitment)
Team Leader Training: Sunday, January 21, 2018 9am-1pm in WALS
Pre-Departure Session #2: Sunday, January 21, 2018 1pm-5pm (location TBD)
Team Social #2: Date to be determined by the team
Pre-Trip Meetings: February 5 – 16, 2018 (1 hour)
Team Social #3: Date to be determined by the team
Reading Week Experiences: February 17 – 24, 2018
Post-ASB Workshop: Sunday, March 4, 2018 1-4pm (location TBD)
ASB Showcase: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 in UCC Atrium