AccessAbility Transition Program - Begin Well Do Well

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When: Wednesday August 24th 9:00am - 2:00pm
Where: The Collaboratory at the Fennell campus

AccessAbility Transition Program - Begin Well Do Well is a one day program for first year students with accessibility needs registered with Accessible Learning Services.

Workshops are designed to provide students with an in-depth understanding of learning strategies, accommodations, and supports that can help with the transition to college.

Important Notice

Begin Well Do Well sessions are being offered this year in-person at the Mohawk’s Fennell Campus in the Collaboratory (second floor in the Cummings Library –take elevator or stairs). Please visit our webpage on COVID-19 and campus access protocols.

Workshops include:

Welcome and Keynote Speaker

Max Lieberman, owner of Liebs and Co., shares his personal journey through post-secondary and employment as a person with accessibility needs.

Let’s Talk Virtual Learning

The ALS team will help you navigate the world of virtual and in-person learning and show you the ropes of ALS’s accommodation portal Accommodate.

Tools for Success: Academic Learning Strategies and Assistive Technology

Want to know about technology that helps you with reading, writing, notetaking, and organization? We’ve got you covered!

Let ALS Be Your Guide! Transition to Post-Secondary

Learning self-advocacy skills is a journey. We’re here to help guide you with strategies to make the journey an adventure.

Ask the Experts: Student and Alumni Panel

Got a burning question? Want to know what’s like to be a Mohawk student? We’ve assembled a panel of student experts to answer your questions.

Let’s Do Lunch

Catered lunch available for all participants.

Let’s Have Some Fun with Social Connect

Think College is all about academics? Let’s have some fun while we engage, explore Mohawk, and get to know each other in a safe space.

Closing Session: Bringing it all Together

Win prizes! Stay for an optional campus tour.

Supporting your Student Session

Attend this virtual session to learn how you can support your adult learner during the transition to College and beyond. (2 hours and attend when you would like during that 2 hours. Zoom link provided upon registration)