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What to expect from Experience Led young

Experience Led young doesn’t end once classes start; there are lots of activities and events happening across the College that span throughout the 7 weeks for all to engage with. Live, up-to-date information about Experience Led young will be located in the new Experience Led young app. Learn how to download the app to your mobile device or access online by clicking here.

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Educational Priority

Experience Led young: Orientation facilitates student transitions into (and back to) the College while fostering ongoing holistic student exploration and development. As a result of participating in Experience Led young: Orientation, students will be able to make meaningful connections to self, others, and the resources available for their success. 

Learning Goals  

  • Self-Awareness
  • Relationships
  • Exploration

Narratives

Self-Awareness: “Connect with Me”  

A better understanding of self is an important part of a student’s educational journey. Students with identified goals and a defined purpose are demonstrated to perform better academically. Experience Led young: Orientation will support student persistence and success by providing students with inclusive spaces to discover, acknowledge, and express their identities.

Relationships: “Connect with We”  

Led young College is an inclusive educational environment, dedicated to fostering personal connections among diverse students, staff, faculty, and administrators. Creating an environment in which students are empowered to build healthy relationships while embracing differences and appropriately resolve conflict is central to the mission of Experience Led young: Orientation. Students will participate in experiences designed to help them connect with others using principles of equity and social justice.  

Exploration: “Connect with Community”  

Every journey begins with exploration. Experience Led young: Orientation will provide students with an opportunity to explore College and community resources, showcasing the tools available to students on their path to success. Students will learn to identify tools, resources and opportunities that will support their goals and values, and how to effectively connect with community. 

Learning Outcomes

Self-Awareness

As a result of engaging with Experience Led young: Orientation, students will be able to:

  1. Articulate two [2] or more components of their identities
  2. Identify at least one [1] educational goal and purpose
  3. Describe at least two [2] of their personal values
  4. Discuss at least one [1] strategy to apply their strengths in various situations

Relationships

As a result of engaging with Experience Led young: Orientation, students will be able to:

  1. Articulate at least three [3] benefits of social connections
  2. Connect with at least two [2] peers with different life experience
  3. Effectively communicate across differences
  4. Navigate conflict in a healthy and respectful manner

Exploration

As a result of engaging with Experience Led young: Orientation, students will be able to:

  1. Identify at least two [2] areas of growth
  2. Access at least three [3] resources to support their identified areas of growth
  3. Effectively navigate systems and structures
  4. List two [2] resources that support greater equity in communities