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Adjusting to our New Reality in Positive Ways

As COVID-19 forces us to make drastic changes to our routines, we would like to share the positive stories in #TelferNation. Our platform highlights the best examples of leadership, friendship, and kindness performed by the great members of our Telfer community during these historic and unprecedented times.

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Life at Telfer

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Interested in improving your networking skills, building professional relationships, and learning more about a local business? Sign up for a workshop on Networking Day! 🌐 ⠀

@telfercareer is offering two “Network Like a Pro” events that you can attend online:⠀
👉 English session, led by @exportdevcanada #LinkInBio
👉 French session, facilitated by a Career Centre advisor #LinkInBio

Sign up for one of these interactive sessions to learn to work a room, market yourself, present an elevator pitch, and more. 👩‍💻⠀


Tu veux améliorer tes compétences en matière de réseautage, établir des liens professionnels et en apprendre plus sur les entreprises locales? Participe à un atelier lors de la journée du réseautage! 🌐 ⠀

@telfercareer offre deux événements en ligne sur « L’art du réseautage » : ⠀
👉 Séance en anglais animée par @exportdevcanada #LienEnBio
👉 Séance en français animée par un conseiller du Centre des carrières #LienEnBio

Inscris-toi à une de ces séances interactives pour apprendre à te démarquer, à te mettre en valeur, à faire une présentation pour « Elevator Pitch », et plus encore.👩‍💻

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Chromatographic Residence: Series Indigo.


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What a view of the rideau canal and our beautiful campus! Which building do you think has the best view of Ottawa? 🔅

Quelle belle vue du Canal Rideau et de notre magnifique campus! Selon vous, quel bâtiment offre la meilleure vue d'Ottawa? 🔅

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Our campus.
Notre campus.
#uOttawa #Campus #🌈 #UrbanCampus #Retour

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The Telfer Career Centre’s first week of the annual Telfer Connects starts today! 🌐⠀

Week 2 kicks off next Monday, September 21st, featuring sessions with:⠀⠀
➕ And more!⠀

Register for Telfer Connects through Career Launch.⠀


La première semaine de l’événement annuel ConnecT du Centre des carrières de Telfer commence aujourd’hui! 🌐⠀

La deuxième semaine débute lundi prochain, le 21 septembre, et comprend des séances avec : ⠀⠀
➕ Et plus encore!⠀

Participez à ces sessions de réseautage #CareerLaunch

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In honor of the new school year, we have partnered up with shop.telfer , simplyfuuud and foodies_in_the_613 😍 for smoothie bowl giveaways 🤩♥️

Let’s start the year strong together 💪🏼🍓💜

Go to their profiles for a chance to enter and win 🍀👀😊

#ottawarestaurant #ottawafoodies #ottawa #ottawaeats #613 #ottawafood #ottawafoodie #foodies #613eats #eatottawa #ottawarestaurants #restaurant #613food #eatlocal #613foodies #foodie #eat613 #613foodie #yow #foodpics #deliciousfood #foodstagram #yummy #sandyhill #insta_bolz #smoothiebowls #smoothiebowl #smoothie #uottawa #carletonuniversity

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We’re back for a new school year! Welcome to all of our new and returning #TelferNation students! 🤩 What better way to kick off another year than with a contest?⠀
Enter our #giveaway contest for a chance to win 1 of 10 Telfer branded packages! 🎁 ⁣⁣⠀
Contest ends: Tuesday, September 15th at 11:59 p.m.⁣⁣⠀
Winners will be announced: Wednesday, September 16th⁣⁣⠀
Rules ⬇️⁣⁣⠀
📱 Follow @telfer_uottawa and “Like” the post.⠀
🏷️ Tag a friend in the comments. (1 comment = 1 tag, 1 tag = 1 entry) Unlimited entries!!⁣⁣⠀
😊 Winners will be selected at random and contacted via direct message on IG.⠀
Time to comment - go, go, go! 💬⠀
⁣C’est une nouvelle rentrée scolaire! Bienvenue à tous nos étudiants de la #TelferNation, les nouveaux et ceux qui reviennent! 🤩 Quoi de mieux qu’un concours pour commencer une nouvelle année?⠀

Participez et courez la chance de gagner 1 des 10 kits d’items promotionnels Telfer! 🎁 ⁣⠀
Le concours prend fin le mardi 15 septembre à 23 h 59.⁣⠀
Les gagnants seront dévoilés le mercredi 16 septembre.⁣⠀
Règlements ⬇️⁣⁣⠀
📱 Suivez @telfer_uottawa et « aimez » cette publication.⠀
🏷️ Identifiez un ami dans les commentaires. (1 commentaire = 1 mention, 1 mention = 1 entrée) Entrées illimitées!⁣! ⁣⠀
😊 Les gagnants seront sélectionnés par tirage au sort et contactés par message privé sur IG.⁣⠀
C’est parti, laissez un commentaire — go, go, go! 💬

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