October is already here!

October is already here after a quick, fast-paced and action-packed September and there’s lots of activities for you to look forward to in the month. Between the Farmer’s Markets, Cultural Diversity Week, the Leadership Conference and more, we’ve outlined things for you to know for the upcoming month.

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The AGM is held every year for students to know what CSI was up to in the 2017/18 school year. This year, it will be taking place on Thursday, October 11 in The Venue. Free dinner will be provided at 6:30 p.m., and the meeting will proceed at 7 p.m. If you can’t attend, you can fill out a proxy form ahead of time to get your voice heard!
Annual General Meeting

Cultural Diversity Week

Cultural Diversity Week will be taking place October 15-19, and this is a week that you won’t want to miss out on! There will be plenty of awesome culture-inspired events taking place, including food events, dancing events and more. We will be hosting a “Talents of the World” talent show where we will be taking sign ups for any and all students to participate! Whether singing, rapping, dancing or stand-up comedy is your special talent, we’ll be accepting all customs and traditions. You can sign up in the CSI main office beginning Tuesday, October 9th.
Watch our social media channels for more details to come on Cultural Diversity Week!

Have you checked out our regular events in The Venue yet?

Trivia Tuesday

Come check out Trivia Tuesday every single Tuesday in The Venue! Are you a trivia buff, or just know a lot of random facts? If so, this event is for you. Get a chance to win a Venue gift card for you and your team if you win! Also enjoy the special on Tuesday- TNT (Tacos & tall boys) Tuesday. Enjoy a tall boy for only $4.99, and enjoy a taco for $2.50 each!

Live Music Thursday

Love live music? Then check out Live Music Thursday in The Venue every Thursday! Lots of bands, musicians and great music for you to enjoy. Also enjoy the special of the day for “Thirsty Thursday.” The special features ½ price wings and $4.99 domestic pints!

Farmers’ Markets

The Farmers’ Markets are some of the most popular events at Conestoga. We bring a selection of fresh produce and pastries from Legacy Greens right to you on your campus. From there you can decide whether you want a small or large bag! Small bags are $2 and large bags are $5, with all proceeds going towards the CSI Food Bank. Come check it out on our campus between October 1st-5th.

Check out the events calendar on the CSI mobile app or website to find out when we will be on your campus.
Events Calendar

Student Success Week

Student Success Week will be taking place from October 22nd-26th this year! Take advantage of this week for catching up on school work and studying, as well as taking a break before your midterms start!

There are no classes during this week!

Leadership Conference

The Leadership Conference is taking place on Saturday, October 13th at the Crowne Plaza! This is an amazing opportunity for you to network with other student peers, learn from incredible speakers and get CCR recognition. Tickets are only $20, which covers the cost of the five amazing speakers, transportation to and from the Crowne Plaza hotel and food on the day. The theme of this conference is discover, lead and evolve so you can work to become a better leader and person overall.
Learn more

Trick or treating with a meaning

Bring in a non-perishable food donation to office 2A100 during the week of October 29-Nov. 2nd for your chance to win one of 4 $25 gift cards! All donations go to our campus Food Bank to help students in need! Have questions? Just forward them to CSI’s Student Engagement Coordinator:
Darcee Carnes
Student Engagement Coordinator
dcarnes@conestogac.on.ca

Wellness week

Enjoy a wellness pop-up, chill lounge or wagon on your campus from October 9-11! Learn about your student health plan, enjoy health related vendors and stock up on some healthy treats! Take a look at the events calendar to see when we’ll be visiting your campus!
Events Calendar

Halloween events

Things are getting spooky on campus…Check out our Halloween Showcase and be amazed by our magician and so much more! We’ll be at Guelph and Waterloo campus for Oct. 29 at 11 am-1 pm and Cambridge for Oct. 30 at 11 am-1 pm. See you there, Condors!

Doon students can look forward to a Dinner and Move Night on Oct. 31st in partnership with Student Engagement! You can purchase your tickets for $5 from the CSI mobile app and get dinner, a pumpkin to carve and enjoy a Halloween movie.

Check out the events calendar on the CSI mobile app or website to learn more.
Events Calendar

That’s it for October, Condors! Enjoy the month and as always, feel free to send us a message if you have any questions, feedback or concerns!
csibod@conestogac.on.ca