March 18, 2020
Effective Today March 18, at 1:00 pm, staff from the Oshki-Wenjack campus in Thunder Bay (106 Centennial Square) will be working from home until April 6. This decision was made to ensure the safety of students, instructors and staff.
Oshki-Wenjack staff will be available by phone, email and other forms of communications during regular business hours.
If students should have any questions or concerns please contact your Program Coordinator, Instructors or Student Support staff by telephone or email. Please check your @Oshki.ca email often for updates regarding your program.
March 21- April 3 classes will continue as originally scheduled, however, all lectures will only be available though online delivery using Contact North’s E-Classes Adobe Connect system. Campus is closed to the public.
If your field placement has been affected by closures or travel bans from your community, you will be able to schedule your placement hours when centres reopen. Please watch your Oshki email for updates and contact your Program Coordinator or Field Placement Instructor regarding any concerns. Updates will be posted on our website (www.oshki-wenjack.ca) as well as our Facebook page. Oshki-Wenjack would like to thank our students and other stakeholders for their patience during this difficult situation.
Gary Bruyere, Acting Executive Director
From the Student Success Team:
Good day leaders, potential students and other inquiries related to Recruitment & Admissions at Oshki-Wenjack Education Institute. If you are interested in having a presentation online or via telephone for your community we are making this option available to you.
Please email email@example.com (Community Liaison & Recruitment Officer) or firstname.lastname@example.org (Administrative Assistant) or call 807-626-1897 and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
If you are an individual and wish for more information on any of our Post-Secondary Programs you can also email the Community Liaison & Recruitment Officer, April Head at email@example.com or call 807-626-1897 and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
The Student Success team is working hard to ensure that inquiries regarding Oshki-Wenjack’s Post-Secondary Programs are being followed up on in a timely manner. We will ensure to continue to serve individuals and communities looking to pursue educational pathways.
If you need immediate assistance please contact Hailey Finlayson, Reception at 807-626-1880.
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