WELCOME (BACK) FINE ARTS CONCORDIANS!
This year FASA has planned a week full of fun and inclusive activities to help students — old and new — connect on campus.
Tuesday September 5th:
8 AM — 9 AM — Welcome Coffee in the VA Building
Good morning! What better way to start the year than with free coffee from the FASA team. Tote bags and information will
be handed out as well!
9 AM — Tours in the VA & EV Building
Get to your facilities and the key places for art students within our Fine Arts facilities by taking these tours with Fine Arts students who know best.
Meeting points — EV (FOFA Marble Table), VA (Lobby)
Wednesday September 6th:
8 AM — 9 AM — Welcome Coffee in the EV Building
🌞12 PM — 2:30 PM — Fine Arts BBQ🌞
FREE FOOD AND FRIENDS! One of the biggest annual events during FASA’s Orientation. The BBQ is open to Fine Arts students, faculty and staff and will feature free BBQ with vegan and gluten free options, including fruit, cookies and salads. Here you can mingle with people from the FASA team and its affiliates and is a great place to meet everyone in the Fine Arts Concordia community. There will be options for all dietary needs.
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1 PM — Tours in the VA & EV Building
Meeting points — EV (FOFA Marble Table), VA (Outside Courtyard)
Thursday September 7th:
✂️❤️10 AM — 2 PM — Fine Arts Craft Fair — EV Atrium❤️✂️
Come see what Fine Arts students are up to at this friendly craft fair (open to all faculties)! Affiliates and Clubs will be there to share information about all the possibilities related to how you can get involved in the Fine Arts Concordia community. Concordia University's Centre for Creative Reuse — CUCCR will be hosting a pop-up workshop so you can create your own one-sided recycled notebook and decorate your FASA Tote Bag.
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🚐 5 PM — FASA @ OUMF Art Festival — Art Truck Vernissage🚐
50 free beer tickets to Fine Arts students, along with amazing snacks! This year, FASA has teamed up with OUMF Art festival to provide an awesome vernissage for the Fine Arts students in our city. Students from across all of Montreal will be invited to play board games at La Récréation, and hop into the OUMF Art Truck, featuring work from many Concordia students. Invited schools include other arts universities and cégeps.
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Friday September 8th:
🎥 8 PM — Movie Screening Night — VA 323🎥
Cuddle up and watch films with us in VA-323. We will be screening short films or works in progress (1min-7min) produced by Concordia Fine Arts students. If you are looking for a dark space in this crazy first week, or you love the 7th Art, here is the place for you! Meet and greet the artists after the screening.
Saturday September 9th:
10 AM — 11:30 AM — Workshop on Montreal Essential Info — EV 1.605
FASA has prepared a presentation about all the art festivals happening in MTL, some tricks on where to buy art supplies and amazing art spots and events happening at Concordia, followed by a walking tour of the Concordia Art galleries.
Wednesday September 13th:
6:30 PM — Workshop on Consent — EV 2.789
FASA's Lecture Series topic this year is consent. Learn more about what that means, how to be a strong bystander, and the importance of consent in our communities.
Friday September 15th:
🎉 Orientation Closing Party @ Kafein 🎉
No cover charge, just good vibes. Join FASA and our affiliates at our Orientation closing party. Bring someone you met the past week, or come to have a reunion. There will be mingling, great music and an awesome atmosphere for making new friends! FASA Coordinators will be hanging out to answer any questions, get to know you, and have a great time. 50 free drink tickets for the first to arrive!
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