Fall Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm

Closed for Lunch: 12-1:30pm

 

Step 2: Register for online Buddy Volunteer Training

DATE

TIME

Registration

OCT 25, Thursday

3-4pm

Registration opens 2 weeks prior

NOV 13, Tuesday

12-1pm

Registration opens 2 weeks prior

 

This 1-hour training webinar is designed to help you:

 

 

 

  • Understand your role and responsibilities as a Buddy Volunteer
  • Identify and appreciate culturally-influenced communication styles
  • Engage in culturally-sensitive and respectful dialogue with new international students
  • Identify ways to facilitate the new student's transition to McGill and Montreal
  • Refer students to resources that can answer their questions about specific topics
  • Understand the importance of respecting student privacy and confidentiality
  • Identify ways in which the experience will benefit your own development

 

 

Next Sessions:

 

*EDT = Eastern Daylight Time (click here to find the equivalent time in another time zone)

Every webinar will be followed by a live Q&A session to answer any question you might have about the McGill International Buddy Program