We hope that you have all had nice and restful summers, and are re-energized for the start of a new school year! Here are some exciting news for you!
1. Meet and GreetThe MSSU will be jumping right into the start of the year with our Annual Meet and Greet, scheduled for Monday October 5th from 6:00-8:00pm (location TBA). Come meet the MSSU exec and other students in the Life Sciences, as well as your Mentor/Mentee if you’re part of the Mentorship Program! There will be snacks, refreshments, as well as games and prizes!
NOTE: THE DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED TO OCTOBER 5TH (PREVIOUSLY SEPTEMBER 28TH). WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE CHANGE.
Please RSVP to our so we know how much food to buy!
2. Mentorship Program
Many of you signed up to be Mentors/Mentees at Clubs Day and Street Fest, or have been a part of our Mentorship Program in the past. In order for us to facilitate Mentor/Mentee pairings for this year’s cohort, we ask that prospective Mentees (first years) fill out the ; and those who wish to become or continue as Mentors (second year and above) this year, please fill out the , by Tuesday September 22nd at 11:59pm. For more details, check out the “Mentorship Program” page!
3. Fall Elections
Of further note, we will also be holding our Fall Elections at our Meet and Greet for the following positions:
- 2 First Year Reps
- 1 Second Year Rep
To run for one of these positions, please fill out the by Friday October 2nd at 11:59pm. More information about each role can be found on the application form. As of the Meet and Greet, we ask candidates to prepare a 1-2 minute speech on why they are suitable for the position, and anonymous voting will take place! If you would like to run, but cannot attend the event, please email us your speech in advance so that we can read it for you.
We hope to see you all there!