Western New Student Pen Pal Program
Are you looking to meet someone who is new to Western just like you? Register now for the Western New Student Pen Pal Program to be paired with another student looking to make a connection. You will be connected with a new Western student through email and then you will have the opportunity to share social media handles, connect online, and attend virtual events together! Complete the sign-up form by Sunday, January 17 to be assigned a pairing!
Morning, Mustangs!Zoom ID: 913 6144 1084
What's the plan for today? Join Nina Stoiber (former Western student) and Erin Peterson (Housing Staff) each morning this week to ask questions and learn how you can connect with others every day! Learn what programs are upcoming and ask us any questions you have about Western, residence, or university life. Connect with other Western students who are looking to make connections too!
10:00am, 1:00pm and 4:00pm
Get to Know your FacultyZoom ID: 986 1981 7411
Arriving at a campus and faculty you are unfamiliar with can be scary! Don't stress - join us for our "Get To Know Your Faculty" event to learn fun information about your faculty, buildings on campus, and general need-to-know’s about Western! Bring any questions you may have!
Housing WelcomeZoom ID: 941 5296 8922
Welcome to residence! Join us for our virtual Housing Welcome to meet others living in the community, two of our professional staff, and learn more about how to make the most of your time in residence. Who's your Residence Manager? What's the process to buy food in the dining hall? How do you get in touch with someone when you need support? We'll answer these questions and more!
Become a Western ProZoom ID: 987 2574 3594
Want to know the insider tips to becoming a Western Pro? Where to eat, study, and hang around? Join us at our "Become a Western Pro" event to get familiar with student life at Western! Ask questions and test your knowledge, and you’ll become a pro in no time.
Art with NinaZoom ID: 974 6258 7321
Have you ever wanted to learn to draw but don’t know where to begin? Grab a paper and a pencil and join me, Nina, for a fun evening of drawing and art. We'll enjoy some calming drawing activities, and you'll also have the opportunity to ask a former Western Student any burning questions you have about anything Western-related! Note: limited pencil crayons will be available at each Front Desk if you need drawing supplies.
Western New Student Games NightZoom ID: 999 9110 1746
Friday is finally here! Join us for a fun night of games and laughs while we make great memories, and even better friends!
New Year, New SchoolZoom ID: 943 3815 1709
New Year, New School Year! Creating a vision board for your 2021 Western Year is a great way to start the year off strong! Join us for a fun afternoon of goal setting and sharing what you are looking forward to most in 2021.
Orientation Closing & Netflix PartyZoom ID: 993 0066 1339
What was your favourite memory or event from this week? Did you win a prize at one of the events? Join our Orientation Closing event to share your highlights and find out if you are one of the lucky winners! Then, join the group for a relaxing movie night with friends.
Photo Scavenger HuntElgin Hall (Virtual)
Floor Spirit CompetitionElgin Hall (Virtual)
Board Games NightPerth Hall (Virtual)
Speed FriendingEssex & London Hall (Virtual)
CharadesAlumni House (Virtual)
Escape RoomElgin Hall (Virtual)
TriviaMedway-Sydenham Hall (Virtual)
Trivia NightDelaware Hall (Virtual)
Online Games TournamentSaugeen-Maitland Hall (Virtual)
7:30pm & 9:00pm
Among Us TournamentPerth Hall (Virtual)
Join us in playing a game of Among Us!
Note: This event is designed for Perth Hall residents.
Just DanceEssex & London Hall (Virtual)
Get a nice workout by coming to our Just Dance event where you can follow along to some Just Dance videos with your residence community. A few lucky and enthusiastic participants will receive prizes! Zoom link will be emailed out in advance of event. Sign up using link to get the Zoom code!
Note: This event is designed for Essex Hall and London Hall residents.
Video Game Companions NightAlumni House (Virtual)
Games NightElgin Hall (Virtual)
Join the Elgin Frophs for a fun night of hanging out in breakout rooms while playing an assortment of virtual games, from Among Us to Skribbl!
Note: This event is open to all residents.
Sex Toy BingoMedway-Sydenham Hall (Virtual)
Join us for a sex-positive Bingo Night. Use the Zoom link to enter our virtual bingo night where there are tons of great prizes to be won!
Note: This event is designed for Medway-Sydenham Hall residents.
Netflix Streaming PartySaugeen-Maitland Hall (Virtual)
KahootPerth Hall (Virtual)
Frost Week ICE (Improvement, Communication, Education)Essex & London Hall (Virtual)
Come hang out with your Faculty Sophs to get some tips on how to handle the new semester! Zoom link will be emailed out in advance of event. Sign up using link to get the Zoom code!
Note: This event is open to all residents.
Netflix Movie NightAlumni House (Virtual)
Movie NightElgin Hall (Virtual)
How Well do you Know your Soph?Medway-Sydenham Hall (Virtual)
Scavenger HuntPerth Hall (Virtual)
Games NightEssex & London Hall (Virtual)
Amazing Race of AlumniAlumni House (Virtual)
Escape RoomPerth Hall (Virtual)
Drag Queen BingoZoom ID: 977 3808 3154
Med-Syd Got TalentMedway-Sydenham Hall (Virtual)
Movie NightOntario Hall (Virtual)
Join us for a virtual movie night!
Note: This event is designed for Ontario Hall residents.
JeopardyPerth Hall (Virtual)
Talent ShowEssex & London Hall (Virtual)
Games NightOntario Hall (Virtual)
Awards NightPerth Hall (Virtual)
Bell Let’s Talk
Bell Let's Talk is dedicated to moving mental health forward in Canada by fighting the stigma surrounding mental illness, improving access to care, supporting world-class research, and leading by example in workplace mental health.
If you missed the sign-up deadline, extra cupcake decorating kits will be available at the Front Desk. Make sure to pick one up while supplies last!
Magic & MentalismZoom ID: 941 4088 1462