Lose yourself in MOOSE Camp and make friends, have fun

Lose yourself in MOOSE Camp and make friends, have fun

If you are considering Marianopolis College, there is one word you should know: MOOSE. It stands for Marianopolis Outdoor Orientation Student Experience and it’s awesome! “MOOSE Camp is a fun way for students both new and returning to meet each other outside of school hours,” explains Student Life Animator Adam Reider. “Getting together and having fun is something that students really like to do so we create this event every September […]

Ensuring a lively student life for Marianopolis students

Ensuring a lively student life for Marianopolis students

The fact that her office has two entrances tells you that a great number of activities take place in her area: meet Louise McLellan, Marianopolis College’s Student Life Director, who heads up everything from financial aid to counselling, student clubs to sports. How long have you worked at the College? I’ve come full circle. I started at Marianopolis in 1989 as the part-time Sports Animator in Student Services. I also […]

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Peer tutoring is students helping students and much more

Laura Paris oversees the Tutoring Service at Marianopolis. It is part of the Learning Resources Centre and a vital element of the government-funded Marianopolis Plan for Success – as well as a great example of the many value-added resources that students find at Marianopolis. Here’s what she had to say about peer tutoring at the College.  What is peer tutoring at Marianopolis? On average, we employ 130 tutors each semester. These are […]

The blueprint for academic excellence

The blueprint for academic excellence

The Marianopolis faculty’s unparalleled dedication to academic excellence is reflected in their students’ unsurpassed record of achievement: Marianopolis students consistently receive the highest average R-Scores in the province and the most R-Scores above 34; they graduate on time at an impressive rate; they gain entry into their first-choice university in high numbers; they occupy a big share of admissions to competitive university programs such as medicine and law. This dedication […]

Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

Expert offers accessible support for students with disabilities

With a doctorate in Psychology from Concordia University, Ioana Constantinescu is College’s Adapted Services Counselor. In other words, she’s the expert who runs the Marianopolis AccessAbility Services Centre. That’s where students get support for learning or physical disabilities, ADHD, visual and auditory impairments and mental health issues, as well as short-term setbacks such as a broken leg. What is your philosophy? I believe that every student wants to be successful. However, […]