Refreshers Week 2021

Refreshers Week kicks off on Monday 18th January, and the teams across the University and at the Students' Union have been hard at work finalising a week packed full of virtual events, workshops and activities for new and returning RGU students!

There will also be lots of opportunities for you to find out about our different societies, sports clubs, groups and networks, and to chat with other students from your course and school. Find out more below, and don't forget to join the official RGU Students 2020/21 Facebook Group to keep up to date with the latest news and updates.


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Mon 18th January

Refreshers Week 2021: The Launch
noon - 12:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
How to use Campus Moodle effectively
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Get to know your Student Presidents and Vice Presidents
1pm - 2pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
IT Essentials
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Top Ten Tips from RGU Library
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Staying safe and building healthy relationships
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Things I wish I'd know...
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Applying for Disabled Students' Allowance
1:40pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Welcome to RGU SPORT
1:40pm - 2pm
Tune in at @rgusport across social media and chat via the UniBuddy link below
Student Cookalong - Jolof Rice
6:30pm - 7pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media

Tue 19th January

Daily Welcome: Tuesday
noon - 12:10pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
How to set goals for the new semester
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
How to stay informed at RGU
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Grand Designs Study Space
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Practical Self-care
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Union Advice & Support Services
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
How to access your timetable
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
'LOOKIN EFTER YERSEL!’ How to access Health Services in Aberdeen
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Joining RGU's Inclusive Community
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
So I have to pay rent now?
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Mentoring Service - how you can help?
1:40pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Physical benefits of staying active at university
1:40pm - 2pm
Tune in at @rgusport across social media and chat via the UniBuddy link below
Banter with buddies
5pm - 5:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Live Music Sessions
7pm - 7:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media

Wed 20th January

Daily Welcome: Wednesday
noon - 12:10pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
''FIT LIKEY?' SPOTLIGHT ON: How to access Student Help Point Services
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
How to be a top time manager
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Societies, Clubs & Student Activities
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
Welcome to Silvercloud
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams
IT Essentials
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Top Ten Tips from RGU Library
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Life Hacks - Kitchen Essentials
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Accessing Dyslexia Screening and Exam Arrangements
1:40pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Physical benefits from a students perspective
1:40pm - 2pm
Tune in at @rgusport across social media and chat via the UniBuddy link below
Netflix Watch Party: DEADPOOL
7pm - 9pm
TeleParty: The join code will be posted here before the screening starts

Thu 21st January

‘GETTING ABOOT!’ How to navigate Aberdeen Transport
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Daily Welcome: Thursday
noon - 12:10pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
How to use feedback to look forward
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Everyday Mindfulness
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Supporting international students
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
Things I wish I'd known…
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Connecting You To Your Career
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Check back soon for the join link
Top Tips to becoming an entrepreneur at RGU
1pm - 1:40pm
Zoom: Click below to join
Life Hacks - 15 Minute Meals
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Mental wellbeing benefits - student's perspective
1:40pm - 2pm
Tune in at @rgusport across social media and chat via the UniBuddy link below
Partnership at RGU
1:40pm - 2pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join

Fri 22nd January

'FOOS YER DOOS?’ Aberdeen and Scottish Culture
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
How to Study Online
noon - 12:30pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
'The RGU:Union Podcast' LIVE Episode!
noon - 12:45pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
Practical Self-care
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Sleeping Better
12:30pm - 1pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
IT Essentials
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
RGU's responses to COVID-19
1pm - 1:30pm
Tune in at @rguunion across social media
Top Ten Tips from RGU Library
1pm - 1:20pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
Life Hacks - How to shop smarter
1:20pm - 1:40pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
How to use Campus Moodle effectively
1:40pm - 2:10pm
Microsoft Teams: Click below to join
RGU:SPORT Live Class
1:40pm - 2:10pm
Tune in at @rgusport across social media and chat via the UniBuddy link below
CompSoc: Refreshers
6pm - 7:30pm
Zoom
Rebel Bingo
7pm - 9pm
native.fm - tickets are free, book now to guarantee your space!


  

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