Join us for International Open Day! Register in advance for this special two-day event to experience a full suite of online interactive sessions, showcasing the best that Brock has to offer.

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Sign-up by February 9 at 4:30 p.m. (EST) and be entered to win a prize valued up to $250 CAD.

EVENT SCHEDULE

Watch all of your favourite sessions back at your convenience. All times listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST) or UTC−05:00.

Session 1 – Wednesday, February 10

OPENING REMARKS. (LIVE)

Welcome to Open Day! In this session, Victoria Steele, Brock University’s Associate Director, International Market Development will introduce the exciting sessions planned for the day. There’s 12 interactive webinars to chose from, including an overview of Brock, a mock lecture from a University Professor, a live campus tour and an informative presentation on immigrating to Canada. Be sure to join us at 11:45 a.m. for a panel discussion led by our International Student Ambassadors.

Presenter: Victoria Steele, Associate Director, International Market Development

Experience. Campus. (LIVE)

A live look at Brocks main campus, the University in Canada located in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Our modern campus also has more than $163+ million in infrastructure investments in the last 10 years.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator:
Colin Ryrie, Relationship Manager, International Market Development
Trueman Laisram, International Recruitment Officer – India & South Asian Markets, International Market Development

Experience. Brock. (LIVE)

Experience matters, and at Brock University, your experience will be like none other. In this introduction to Brock, you’ll learn how our unique approach takes students beyond the pursuit of academic excellence and into their career. 

Presenter: Karen Dancy, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Joanna Chen, Relationship Manager, China, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. ESL STUDIES. (LIVE)

Discover what life is like inside the classroom for ESL students as our certified Instructors teach a LIVE ESL lesson focused on grammar-based learning, such as prepositions.

Presenter:
Donna Pearce, ESL Program and QA Coordinator, ESL Services
Joan Dundas, Coordinator, Comm. & Student Engagement, ESL Services
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator:
Joan Dundas, Coordinator, Comm. & Student Engagement, ESL Services

EXPERIENCE. TRANSFER. (LIVE)

Are you considering changing universities? Do you have previous post-secondary experience? Are you currently enrolled in classes in your home country? Have you completed a diploma or associate’s degree? Learn how your previous post-secondary education can be assessed for transfer credit toward your new degree at Brock.

Presenter: Megha Srivastav Relationship Manager – India & South Asian Markets, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Nigel Dixon, International Special Programs Recruitment Coordinator, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. AFFORDABILITY.

Did you know that, as an international student, you can apply for scholarships, awards and bursaries at BrockIt could save you thousands of dollars off your tuition. Learn how you can apply easily through our OneApp application system. An opportunity to ask questions to the designated moderator during the session will be available via Teams messaging platform.

Presenter: Brian Scriver, Senior Relationship Manager, International Market Development
Moderator: Megha Srivastav Relationship Manager – India & South Asian Markets, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT. (LIVE)

At Brock, we care about deeply about your well-being and academic success. To ensure your experience reaches its full potential, our dedicated team in Brock International Services has developed support specifically tailored to the needs of our growing international community. In this session, you’ll learn about their services such as immigration consulting, cultural advice, individualized academic support, UHIP, volunteer opportunities and much more.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator: Kelsey Labbe, Language Support Specialist, Brock International Services

EXPERIENCE. THE CLASSROOM. (LIVE)

Discover what life is like inside the classroom as an undergraduate student, as one of Brock’s Professors presents a typical lecture at the University.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator: Chantal HebertInternational Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. PEACE OF MIND. (LIVE)

Learn more about Brock’s supportive resources and environment to ensure the success, safety and personal well-being of your son or daughter while studying in Niagara. There will also be time for Q&A during the session.

Presenter: Adrian Aguirre Jurado, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator:
Joanna Chen, Relationship Manager, China, International Market Development

OFF THE CLOCK (LIVE)

Brock’s International Student Engagement Coordinator, Ehima Osazuwa, connects with you in this exciting new format with Off the Clock. The 30-minute live show features candid conversations about student life, interactive games and special guests. You never know what to expect! Attending this session is the perfect way to learn how Brock keeps you engaged and connected during a world of online learning.

Presenter: Ehima Osazuwa, International Engagement Coordinator, Brock International Services
Special Guest:
to be confirmed

EXPERIENCE. IMMIGRATION SUPPORT. (LIVE)

Discover the support offered by Brock University regarding Study Permit applications and navigating immigration regulations. An opportunity to ask questions to the designated moderator during the session will be available via the Teams messaging platform.

Presenter: Renee Ji, Student Advisor (Non-Academic), Brock International Services
Moderator: Teghan Hinksman, Community Engagement Coordinator, Brock International Services

EXPERIENCE. GRADUATE STUDIES. (LIVE)

Discover Graduate Studies at Brock! Learn about our programs that offer an immersive and engaging means to both investigate your chosen field and expand your academic knowledge. Learn how Brock will prepare you for successful careers and contribute to leading-edge research. Our goal is to help you become a well-rounded, creative and ethical individual and researcher who will contribute to the betterment of society.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Joanna Chen, Relationship Manager, China, International Market Development

SPOTLIGHT PANEL: meet Brock’s international STUDENT ambassadors (LIVE)

Hosted by current Brock’s International Student Ambassadors, including Hamed Karagahi from Iran, Santiago Negret Rey from Colombia and Faryal Zehra from Pakistan, this panel discusses why they chose Brock and shares their experiences studying in Canada.

Be prepared with questions! As students, our Ambassadors have a unique perspective to help answer your concerns and needs as an international student.

Presenter: Victoria Steele Associate Director, International Market Development
Special Guests: to be confirmed
Moderator: Brian Scriver, Senior Relationship Manager, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. CAMPUS. (LIVE)

A live look at Brocks main campus, the University in Canada located in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Our modern campus also has more than $163+ million in infrastructure investments in the last 10 years.

Presenter: Karen Dancy, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development
Moderator: Adrian Aguirre Jurado, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. BROCK. (LIVE)

Experience matters, and at Brock University, your experience will be like none other. In this introduction to Brock, you’ll learn how our unique approach takes students beyond the pursuit of academic excellence and into their career. 

Presenter: Colin Ryrie, Relationship Manager, North American Markets, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Chantal Hebert, Senior International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

Session 2 – Thursday, February 11

OPENING REMARKS. (LIVE)

Welcome to Open Day! In this session, Victoria Steele, Brock University’s Associate Director, International Market Development will introduce the exciting sessions planned for the day. There’s 12 interactive webinars to chose from, including an overview of Brock, a mock lecture from a University Professor, a live campus tour and an informative presentation on immigrating to Canada. Be sure to join us at 4:45 p.m. for a panel discussion led by our International Student Ambassadors.

Presenter: Victoria Steele, Associate Director, International Market Development

Experience. Campus. (LIVE)

A live look at Brocks main campus, the University in Canada located in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Our modern campus also has more than $163+ million in infrastructure investments in the last 10 years.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator:
Colin Ryrie, Relationship Manager, International Market Development
Helen Song, Relationship Manager, International Market Development

Experience. Brock. (LIVE)

Experience matters, and at Brock University, your experience will be like none other. In this introduction to Brock, you’ll learn how our unique approach takes students beyond the pursuit of academic excellence and into their career. 

Presenter: Karen Dancy, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Adrian Aguirre Jurado, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. ESL STUDIES. (LIVE)

Discover what life is like inside the classroom for ESL students as our certified Instructors teach a LIVE ESL lesson focused on grammar-based learning, such as prepositions.

Presenter:
Donna Pearce, ESL Program and QA Coordinator, ESL Services
Joan Dundas, Coordinator, Comm. & Student Engagement, ESL Services
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Joan Dundas, Coordinator, Comm. & Student Engagement, ESL Services

EXPERIENCE. TRANSFER. (LIVE)

Are you considering changing universities? Do you have previous post-secondary experience? Are you currently enrolled in classes in your home country? Have you completed a diploma or associate’s degree? Learn how your previous post-secondary education can be assessed for transfer credit toward your new degree at Brock.

Presenter: Helen Song, Relationship Manager, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Nigel Dixon, International Special Programs Recruitment Coordinator, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. AFFORDABILITY.

Did you know that, as an international student, you can apply for scholarships, awards and bursaries at BrockIt could save you thousands of dollars off your tuition. Learn how you can apply easily through our OneApp application system. An opportunity to ask questions to the designated moderator during the session will be available via Teams messaging platform.

Presenter: Brian Scriver, Senior Relationship Manager, International Market Development
Moderator: Colin Ryrie, Relationship Manager, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT. (LIVE)

At Brock, we care about deeply about your well-being and academic success. To ensure your experience reaches its full potential, our dedicated team in Brock International Services has developed support specifically tailored to the needs of our growing international community. In this session, you’ll learn about their services such as immigration consulting, cultural advice, individualized academic support, UHIP, volunteer opportunities and much more.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator: Kelsey Labbe, Language Support Specialist, Brock International Services

EXPERIENCE. THE CLASSROOM. (LIVE)

Discover what life is like inside the classroom as an undergraduate student, as one of Brock’s Professors presents a typical lecture at the University.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Moderator: Chantal HebertInternational Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. PEACE OF MIND. (LIVE)

Learn more about Brock’s supportive resources and environment to ensure the success, safety and personal well-being of your son or daughter while studying in Niagara. There will also be time for Q&A during the session.

Presenter: Victoria Steele, Associate Director, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator:
 Adrian Aguirre Jurado, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

OFF THE CLOCK (LIVE)

Brock’s International Student Engagement Coordinator, Ehima Osazuwa, connects with you in this exciting new format with Off the Clock. The 30-minute live show features candid conversations about student life, interactive games and special guests. You never know what to expect! Attending this session is the perfect way to learn how Brock keeps you engaged and connected during a world of online learning.

Presenter: Ehima Osazuwa, International Engagement Coordinator, Brock International Services
Special Guest:
to be confirmed

EXPERIENCE. IMMIGRATION SUPPORT. (LIVE)

Discover the support offered by Brock University regarding Study Permit applications and navigating immigration regulations. An opportunity to ask questions to the designated moderator during the session will be available via the Teams messaging platform.

Presenter: Renee Ji, Student Advisor (Non-Academic), Brock International Services
Moderator: Teghan Hinksman, Community Engagement Coordinator, Brock International Services

EXPERIENCE. GRADUATE STUDIES. (LIVE)

Discover Graduate Studies at Brock! Learn about our programs that offer an immersive and engaging means to both investigate your chosen field and expand your academic knowledge. Learn how Brock will prepare you for successful careers and contribute to leading-edge research. Our goal is to help you become a well-rounded, creative and ethical individual and researcher who will contribute to the betterment of society.

Presenter: to be confirmed
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Adrian Aguirre Jurado, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

SPOTLIGHT PANEL: meet Brock’s international STUDENT ambassadors (LIVE)

Hosted by current Brock’s International Student Ambassadors, including Hamed Karagahi from Iran, Santiago Negret Rey from Colombia and Faryal Zehra from Pakistan, this panel discusses why they chose Brock and shares their experiences studying in Canada.

Be prepared with questions! As students, our Ambassadors have a unique perspective to help answer your concerns and needs as an international student.

Presenter: Victoria Steele Associate Director, International Market Development
Special Guests: to be confirmed
Moderator: Brian Scriver, Senior Relationship Manager, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. CAMPUS. (LIVE)

A live look at Brocks main campus, the University in Canada located in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Our modern campus also has more than $163+ million in infrastructure investments in the last 10 years.

Presenter: Karen Dancy, International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development
Moderator: Helen Song, Relationship Manager, International Market Development

EXPERIENCE. BROCK. (LIVE)

Experience matters, and at Brock University, your experience will be like none other. In this introduction to Brock, you’ll learn how our unique approach takes students beyond the pursuit of academic excellence and into their career. 

Presenter: Colin Ryrie, Relationship Manager, North American Markets, International Market Development
Special Guest: to be confirmed
Moderator: Chantal Hebert, Senior International Recruitment Officer, International Market Development

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