Indigenous Cultural Student Support Service
Indigenous Student-Centered Approaches to Wellness sessions with Alannah Young Leon, MA, PhD candidate Appointments available on Wednesdays and alternating Tuesdays, 11 am – 3 pm, from April 9 to April 30, 2014 and can be made by any the ways below:
· Email: firstname.lastname@example.org , on subject line indicate SFU Indigenous student or;
· Phone the SFU Indigenous Student Centre (ISC) Office Assistant at 778-782-6929 or;
· Drop in at the Indigenous Student Centre and talk with any staff or;
· Book your appointment at #1130 office door schedule (just around the corner from ISC with your initial in your convenient time If time is available, drop-ins are welcomed. Alannah has worked supporting post-secondary students for over twenty years and specializes in student centered approaches to wellness. Alannah’s office will be in MBC Room 1330.
ISC Tutoring Program
ISC Tutoring program did you know that we have several tutors available for various courses. This service is available to First Nations, Metis and Inuit students at no charge. You can submit a request for a tutor through this convenient online form. ISC Tutoring program focuses on Faculty of Science courses:biological science, chemistry, engineering,fan-x math, kinesiology, math, and statistics. We will however, review requests for various other subject areas on a case-by-case basis. If you have any questions, please contact our office directly at 778-782-6929.
ISC Peer Cousins and Community Cousins Volunteer Opportunity
Do you want to make a difference with a new Indigenous student-- SFU First Nations, Inuit or Métis-- for September 2014 – April 2015 terms? We are seeking volunteers for Peer Cousins and Community Cousins. We look forward to hearing from you for this wonderful initiative. Email Gary if you have questions, or, sign-up online. You will also earn points towards the ISC Community Volunteer Certificate. This program is part of an SFU Campus-wide peer mentorship program. Peer Cousin training sessions: April 23 @ 9am, SSB K-8652 with Faculty of Environment Peer Mentorship recruits, or ISC, MBC 1500 @ 10 am, Thursday, April 24. Contact Gary to sign up for either of these sessions. Snacks and refreshment provided.
Participate in ISC Honouring Feast for First Nations, Metis, & Inuit SFU graduates
The ISC/FNSA Honouring Feast will be celebrated at SFU Burnaby campus, Diamond Alumni Centre, Wednesday, June 11th, 2014, 5 pm, doors open at 4:30 pm--Please help us prepare by completing this online form and reply by: June 2nd 2014. Please note, that you are eligible to participate only if you have been officially conferred in the main 2013/14 SFU ceremony (Oct. 2013 or June 10-13, 2014). However, if you choose not to attend the main ceremony, you can still participate in the Honouring Feast provided that you have officially graduated.
SFU Semester in Dialogue
...is a one-semester, full-time program designed to inspire students with a sense of civic responsibility and encourage their passion for improving society [learn more] Deadline for applications, May 2, 2014
SFU IS Happy!
Check out this Student Engagement You-tube video