Mature Students Event



Mature Students Welcome Event

Academic & Personal Skills Development

The Learning Development Service has organised a welcome event to help you make the most of your academic experience at Queen’s University Belfast.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • meet other mature students
  • gain helpful tips
  • find out about relevant skills workshops and one-to-one support

Come along and find out more on Friday 27th September (details below).  Lunch will be provided and if you have time there will be the options of a tour of Queen’s and a Belfast bus tour (free tickets available from 10am in Whitla Hall)

Programme - Friday 27th September from 12–2pm in the Council Chamber (Main Lanyon Building)

  • 1200 – 1210    Welcome and Introduction: Tim Crawford / Angela McQuade, Learning Development Service
  • 1210 – 1220    The Mature Student Experience: Peer Mentors
  • 1220 – 1230    Student Union support: Caoimhe McNeill, VP Equality & Diversity, Students Union
  • 1230 – 1240    Library Resources: Diarmuid Kennedy, Subject Librarian, McClay Library
  • 1240 – 1250    IT services at Queen’s: Patrick Brannigan, IT Training and Assessment Unit
  • 1250 – 1300    Learning Development: Tim Crawford, Learning Development Service
  • 1300 – 1330    Free lunch and informal Q&A session
  • 1330 – 1400    Campus Tour: Conleth Burns and Student Guides

To book a place or find out more, please email, phone 028 9097 3618 or sign up online via Queen’s Online

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