FIRST YEAR EXPERIENCE
The Strictly First Years Experience (FYE) programme will be one of your most memorable out of classroom learning experiences. Sign up today for this student-success initiative. During FYE you can look forward to meeting students from faculties and countries other than yours, engaging in fun, interactive learning experiences, mentorship from a dedicated team, and gaining skills for success at Cave Hill and beyond.
 


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Come! Invest in your success and join us every week for one hour. Here are some of the areas you are likely to develop.




 Why should I take part?
  Personal Development
We bet you have a lot of questions? Like who do I want to become? Strictly First Years helps you explore your personal goals, values and interest, while engaging in healthy discussions.
 
Activities
• The Ins & Outs of Campus Life
Pulling together towards academic success
Academic & Personal Integrity
Understanding how you learn
• Professional & social etiquette
Cultural heritage & you
• Health & Wellness






 

 Academic Development
Academic life at Cave Hill is challenging and engaging. Our students expect they will work hard. To ensure your success, FYE focuses on helping you to develop critical thinking, analytical and application skills through robust engagement.
 
Activities
• Pulling together towards academic success
• Presenting with power
• Academic & Personal Integrity
• Understanding how you learn
• Critical reading & thinking
• Effective study habits
• Essay writing
• Time management
• Stress management
The key to effective problem solving



 

 Social Development
Social development is much more than learning how to behave in social settings. It's about building relationships within a diverse community of varying perspectives, values, beliefs and practices and creating memories that will last for life.
 
Activities
The ins & outs of campus life
• Professional & social etiquette
• Cultural heritage & you












 

 Career Development
Career planning is a fundamental part of the Cave Hill experience. Come participate in workshops, mock interviews, and utilize savvy online tools all of which are dedicated to helping you decide on and pursue the career of your dreams.
 
Activities
• Pulling together towards academic success
• Presenting with power
• Critical reading & thinking
• Time management
• Stress management
The key to effective problem solving






 


 Vision & Fortitude
Experience what it means to be a regional citizen and engage in initiatives aimed at solving problems in your community.
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Activities
Volunteer Opportunities
Creative Minds Project
Conscious Vibrations
• Community Outreach
• Braille


 







 
 


Semester II (2016-2017) Schedule:

FYE workshops are held on Friday, from 2pm - 4pm. See you there!
 
Date Activity
Friday January 27th Leadership with Service & Volunteerism
Friday February 3rd Getting Involved: Community Project
Friday February 10th  Presentation Skills
Friday February 17th Talk Yah Talk
Friday February 24th Health & Wellness: Nutrition
Friday March 3rd Understanding Your Personality Type
Saturday March 4th Cultural & Heritage Bridgetown Tour
Friday March 10th Health & Wellness: S.W.E.E.T Sex
Friday March 17th Career Exploration
Friday March 24th Reflection of Community Project
Friday March 31st Next Steps:Goodbye First Year-Hello Second Year
Friday April 7th Awards Ceremony
May 2017 Cultural Heritage Tour - Sister Campus

The Office of Student Services
Tel.: (246) 417-4165/6/7 Fax: (246) 424-5348 | Email: studentservices@cavehill.uwi.edu