Week One 2014

Where Faith and Learning Connect

Week One is part of AST's academic term. All full-time and part-time students who live close enough are asked to attend. Returning students have an important role in welcoming newcomers to our AST community.

 

Visit the Welcome Centre!

Gordon Room, AST Main Building
Open Wednesday to Friday
Mornings: 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Afternoons: 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Week One Schedule

Week One 2014 Schedule (suitable for printing) pdf

Wednesday, September 3
9:15 am Morning Prayer St. Columba Chapel
9:30 to 11:30 am Registration for Pre-Registered Returning Students
No new registrations or course changes permitted during this session
 
9:30 am New Students - Tour of SMU and AST Library Meet your tour guide at the AST Library front desk
11:45 am to 12 noon Meet AST faculty and staff Common Room (Main Building)
12 noon Lunch specials AST Cafeteria
1:00 pm Registration information session for New Students Gordon Room (Main Building)
1:30 to 4:00 pm Registration for New Students  
2:00 pm Returning UCC interns meet with Formation Director Study Room (AST Library)
4:15 pm AST Welcome St. Columba Chapel
4:45 pm Song Worship St. Columba Chapel
5:00 pm Complimentary BBQ. Friends and family welcome! AST front lawn
6:00 pm Annual Boules Match - Students vs. Faculty AST front lawn
     
Thursday, September 4
6:15 am Brunswick Mission
Visit the mission's website www.brunswickstreetmission.org
 
9:15 am Morning Prayer St. Columba Chapel
9:30 am Faculty Game Show "Fac-u-mania" and AST Video Presentation St. Columba Chapel
10:30 to 11:45 am Theme Talk St. Columba Chapel
12 noon Lunch Specials AST Cafeteria
1:00 pm AST Bursary Info Session One Classroom 3 (St. Columba Chapel Building)
1:30 to 3:45 pm Registration for Returning Students who have not pre-registered  
1:30 to 3:30 pm Faculty Advisors available in their offices  
2:15 pm

Table Talk - AST Residence Living Info

Common Room (Main Building)
2:45 pm

Table Talk - Halifax Basics

 
3:00 pm AST Bursary Info Session Classroom 3 (St. Columba Chapel Building
4:00 pm Complimentary Wine and Cheese Social
Hosted and sponsored by the AST Student Union
Flahiff Room (AST Library)
5:30 to 6:30 pm Evening Registration for Part-Tiime Students  
     
Friday, September 5
9:15 am Morning Prayer St. Columba Chapel
9:30 am AST Has Talent St. Columba Chapel
10:30 am Complimentary Snack Break Classroom 3 (St. Columba Chapel Building)
11:00 am Table Talk - Meet the Student Union Executive Common Room (AST Main Building)
11:30 am Table Talk - AST Chapel Worship Info and Team Sign Up for Fall Term  
12 noon Lunch Specials AST Cafeteria
2:00 pm Dragon Boat Racing (Sign up at the Welcome Centre)
Car pooling available to those who request it
Off Campus
     
Saturday, September 6
8:00 am Farmer's Market (Sign up at the Welcome Centre)
Car pooling available to those who request it
Off Campus
1:00 to 3:30 pm Duncan's Cove Hike and Worship (Sign up at the Welcome Centre - Car pooling available)
Spend the afternoon in "Wild Worship" led by the Rev. Debra Burleson, Anglican Formation Director
Duncan's Cove - Directions