FIELD TRIP LASSONDE

 

A SHADOW EXPERIENCE

LASSONDE SHADOW EXPERIENCE

 

Why wait till September to experience university?

 

The Lassonde Shadow Experience allows you to take Lassonde for a test drive

 

Scroll through this page to

• Learn more about the day
• Meet your mentors – our students
• Check out your options – by program themes and days
• Register!

SHADOW A STUDENT

 

 

Attend a class or two with one of our current students

 

Learn all about their courses

 

Explore life at Lassonde

LEARN BY DOING

 

 

Engage in a hands-on activity

 

Pick up some new skills

 

Learn about the tools and
facilities you will have access to

MEET YOUR MENTORS

 

Our students are the life of the Lassonde Community.

They will be your guides for this field trip,

giving you insights into our programs,

sharing tips to ace (or survive) university life,

and connecting you with our school.

Andrew

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

“I run the 3D printing lab and get to make all kinds of cool stuff for free!”

Kristina

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE

“My life at Lassonde is always exciting and full of opportunities, it never gets boring! I am currently a member of the York Atmospheric Science Club, where us like-minded individuals can share our passions about everything weather related. It has also helped inform me about my future career options and gain connections in the work field.”

Shaya

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE

 

“Lassonde is one of the most passionate faculties at York!”

Asad

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

 

“I am an international student … it took me a while to adjust to life in a new place. So I’m looking forward to welcoming you with this shadow program.”

Emily

CIVIL ENGINEERING

 

“Recently I went to the First Year Integration Conference in Ottawa with Engineering Society. I love that with Lassonde there are so many opportunities for all our students.”

Alexandre

SPACE ENGINEERING

 

“There are always opportunities to get involved, learn new skills, and meet interesting students and professors alike. For example, the annual York Engineering Competition!”

Brandon

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Olga

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

“I participated in building a real house with Lassonde’s Ladies at Woman’s build with Habitat for Humanity”

Gary

COMPUTER SCIENCE

 

“Helping each other succeed is what we do here. From free peer tutors to workshops hosted by student clubs, we do things a little bit different at Lassonde.”

Alexandra

DIGITAL MEDIA

 

It’s great to be a part of the community where everyone is unique in a way but at the same time we all share the same passion for creativity and innovation!”

Josh

MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

 

“I get to build and make anything I dream of with the state of the art machine shop and 3D Printer lab”

Betty

CIVIL ENGINEERING

Sogand

SPACE ENGINEERING

 

“Lassonde sponsered me and my friends to travel to Ethiopia last summer to take a course about Engineering for developing communities”

Marq-André

CIVIL ENGINEERING

 

“I love the Bergeron building and its intended purpose. I cannot enter it without meeting nice people every time. We are a close-knit community but we also welcome and accept anyone who feels the same way.”

Milka

DIGITAL MEDIA

 

“I’m an art student in an engineering school”

Anson

CIVIL ENGINEERING

 

“I really enjoy the friendly atmosphere at Lassonde and the simplicity of meeting with Professors and TAs for help on courses.”

SELECT A THEME

 

Whether you are passionate about a career

or are just beginning to explore a field,

our themed shadow days will allow you to

dive deeper in topics you want to learn.

THEME

Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Software Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Digital Media

MENTORS

 Gary, Alexandra,
Brandon, Milka,
Asad, Olga

ACTIVITIES

The Cloud, PyGame,
Light Robot

THEME

Mechanical Engineering

MENTORS

Andrew, Josh

ACTIVITIES

Machine Shop

THEME

Civil Engineering

MENTORS

Betty, Anson,
Emily, Marq-André

ACTIVITIES

Lab Circuit

THEME

Space Engineering
Earth & Atmospheric Science
Geomatics Engineering

MENTORS

Sogand, Alexandré,
Kristina, Shaya

ACTIVITIES

3D Design & Space

PICK A DAY

 

You know your guides. You have a theme in mind.

Time to pick a day for your trip.

We’re offering you selected theme more than once,

so you can pick a day that works for you.

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THE SCHEDULE
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