What’s happening at Corpus Oct 6-13, 2023

Oct 5, 2023

Welcome to Corpus Christi College & St. Mark’s College.

Here is what is happening October 6-13, 2023.

Friday, Oct. 6 – T.G.I First Friday Chili Lunch  

It’s getting chilli outside, TGIFF, Thank God It’s First Friday, on Oct 6, join us for a bowl or two of (vegetarian) chili lunch following Mass. Open to everyone at the Plato’s cave.  

Monday, Oct. 9 – Thanksgiving holiday, College closed 

On Monday, October 9th, the colleges are closed, perfect time to stay home, relax and spend time with friends and family! 

Tuesday, Oct. 10 – Coffee, chats, and drinks 1:30-3pm 

Looking for a way to make friends, connect with others, and relax? Join us at Plato’s cave on Tuesday, October 10th from 1:30-3pm for coffee, chats, and drinks. 

Wed, Oct. 11 – CCE talk, 7pm 

On Wednesday October 11, at 7pm, there is a talk by Rev. Dr. Ross Lockheart about Christian witness and mission in a secular age. Free lecture, all are welcome, registration link here

Thursday, Oct. 12 – Games Day 12-1:30pm 

Another great way to make friends, connect with others, and relax is to join us on October 12, for a games day in Plato’s cave from 12-1:30pm.  

Thursday, Oct. 12 – Karaoke with CCO 4:30-6:30 pm 

Join us for Karaoke with CCO, make friends and show off your skills, Thu, Oct 12, 4:30-6:30 PM at Plato’s Cave 

Thursday Oct 19, Sandwich Making for Curbside Outreach,  12:00 PM – 1:30 PM  Room 300

In giving we receive, said St. Francis of Assisi. Let’s continue the fall term with acts of kindness for our neighbours. On Thursday Oct 19, 12-1:30 pm, room 300, join us in making sandwiches for people in the downtown eastside. In partnership with non-profit Door is Open. Sign up on the Eventbrite link here

Winter Wear Drive (all of October) 

Last but certainly not least is the Winter Wear Drive. Do you have winter clothes that you’d like to donate? You can drop off gently used winter clothing during the month of October at Plato’s Cave for men, women, and children for a local charity.  

Learning and Next Step Opportunities

BUILD YOUR PROFILE and achieve SUCCESS at our College by taking advantage of our various resources. SPONSORED by the LIONS ACADEMY and Career Development Centre we have events and learning sessions that will be beneficial for you. 

Title: Friday, Oct. 6 – Career building workshops 12-1:20pm 

On Friday October 6, is a session to boost your interview skills and follow up techniques at 12pm. Drop by with your job posting and we can help you prepare for the crucial stage via mock interviews and follow up coaching that helps you show your best. Register at eventbrite link here

Math Tutoring & Coaching Available 

If you need math tutoring, and coaching, feel free to contact Lion’s academy via the email below to book an appointment ([email protected]

Wednesday, Oct. 18 – Post-secondary transfer workshop with Jimmy Lam, 12-1:30pm, Room 102 

Curious about how the BC transfer guide works, or are just looking for some tips and tricks for checking YOUR transfer requirements? You can learn all this and MORE at our Post-secondary transfers workshop with Jimmy Lam. Wednesday, Oct 18, 12pm at Room 102, Register at eventbrite link here