TAWOW Welcoming Event

TAWOW is our annual interactive booth fair held specifically to welcome new and continuing First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students at the University of Alberta. The event allows students to learn more about the services and programs available to the at the U of A and within the Edmonton community.

Event Details

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Students

All First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students at the U of A are invited to attend WINTER TAWOW. WINTER TAWOW is a great opportunity to connect with other students and potential employers. The organizations that come to WINTER TAWOW are eager to connect with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students across all programs at the U of A. First Peoples' House will provide food and a small gift for the students in attendance.

Organizations

WINTER TAWOW is our annual booth fair designed to welcome First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students at the University of Alberta back to campus for the start of a new term and connect them with employment resources. This event gives students the opportunity to connect with a diverse group of potential employers, explore future career options and learn about a variety of opportunities including:

  • internships

  • summer employment

  • volunteer positions

  • scholarships/awards/bursaries

If your organization is interested in hiring First Nations, Métis and Inuit students, this is a great opportunity to connect. Average attendance for WINTER TAWOW is typically between 150 - 200 First Nations, Métis and Inuit students. Our students are interested in exploring their options and potentially securing a position with your organization.

Please contact First Peoples' House for more details.