Schedule - Semester 1 2017-2018
 
Conscious Vibrations
Location: Seminar Room 2 Sherlock Hall
Community Outreach
Location: Meet at The Office of Student Services
Date & Time Topic Date & Time Outreach
Sep. 21,
12pm - 2pm
From Fears To Greatness  Sep. 28,
11:30am - 2pm
The Salvation Army
Oct. 5
12pm - 2pm
Building Successful Friendships Oct. 12,
12:20pm-2pm
The St. John’s Ambulance Brigade
Oct. 19,
12pm - 2pm
Disability Does Not Discriminate Oct. 26,
12:15pm - 2pm
The Blind & Deaf Association
Nov. 2,
12pm - 2pm
Become A Change Maker Nov. 9,
2:40pm - 4pm
Violet Gitten's Ch Home
Nov. 16,
12pm - 2pm
Whipping Procrastination Nov. 23,
2:40pm - 4pm
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
 

CONSCIOUS VIBRATIONS


From Fears To Greatness

Date: September 21st, 2017

Learning Outcomes: By the end of this workshop, students should be able to:  

  • Identify common fears that impede success
  • Identify courageous individuals who have conquered the fear of failure
  • Identify practical ways of confronting their fears to achieve success

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Building Successful Friendships

Date: October 5th, 2017

Learning Outcomes: By the end of this workshop, students should be able to:

  • Identify different types of friendships
  • Identify the qualities of a good friend
  • Articulate the impact friendships have on their personal lives
  • Identify practical ways to forge lasting friendships

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Disability Does Not Discriminate

Date: October 19th, 2017

Learning Outcomes: By the end of this workshop, students should be able to:

  • Explain the main types of disabilities
  • Articulate the impact of discrimination on society
  • Identify practical ways they can assist persons with disabilities
  • Identify methods they can use to increase awareness about disabilities

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Become A Change Maker

Date: November 2nd, 2017

Learning Outcomes: By the end of this workshop, students should be able to:

  • Define a social change-maker
  • Identify the traits of social change makers
  • Articulate the process of becoming a change maker
  • Identify ways to make a positive difference in their community
 

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Whipping Procrastination

Date: November 16th, 2017

Learning Outcomes: By the end of this workshop, students should be able to:

  • Define procrastination
  • Identify the main reasons why persons procrastinate
  • Learn effective ways of overcoming procrastination
  • Formulate a personal strategy for overcoming procrastination

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COMMUNITY OUTREACH


The Salvation Army
Location: Reed Street, Bridgetown
Date: Septemper 28th, 2017

Activity: Students will tour this agency and learn more about its work in Barbados and the  region. Students will have the opportunity to feed and interact with the homeless.

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The St. John’s Ambulance Brigade
Location: Bay Street, St. Michael
Date: October 12th, 2017

Activity: Students will visit this agency and learn more about its work in Barbados and the region. Students will also receive CPR & First Aid training.

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The Blind & Deaf Association
Location: Garrison, St. Michael
Date: October 26th, 2017

Activity: Students will visit this agency and learn more about its work in Barbados.  Students will engage persons with disabilities and learn more about the types of disabilities prevalent in our society.

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The Violet Gittens Children's Home
Location: Black Rock, St.Michael
Date: November 9th, 2017 

Activity: Students will prepare and perform fun creative activities with the children. Activities such as singing, storytelling, poetry and miming are used to teach children sound values. An opportunity to interact with the children will also be provided.

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The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Location:
Martindales Rd, St.Michael
Date: November 23rd, 2017

Activity: Students will prepare and perform fun interactive activities with children. Activities such as singing, storytelling, poetry and miming are used to bring cheer to the children. An opportunity to interact with children will also be provided.

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