EVENT || LNAP 2015

Is your institution planning to host a Long Night Against Procrastination (#LNAP15) event this fall?

If so, leave a comment to let everyone know your date and plans.

If you’re interested to learn about what has happened in the past, check out #LNAP14 on Twitter. Additional planning information from past LNAPs can be found here.

Participants:

Thursday, November 5

University of Ottawa
Nipissing University (North Bay, ON)
University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) (Oshawa, ON)
McMaster University (Hamilton, ON)
Georgian College (Barrie, ON)
Conestoga College (Kitchener, ON)
Thompson Rivers University (Kamloops, BC)
Laurentian University – Sudbury and Barrie Campuses
Ryerson University (Toronto, ON)

Monday, November 9

University of Waterloo

Friday, November 19

University of Alberta (Edmonton, AB)
Nevada State College (Henderson, NV)

Thursday, November 26

University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, MB)
OCAD U (Toronto, ON)

 

Scroll down to see what others are doing.

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Thompson Rivers University
2nd Long Night Against Procrastination (#LNAP15 #mytru)
Thursday, November 5th, 2015
8:00pm to 8:00am in the Main Library

Taking a writing-intensive course? Major final research essays due in November? Don’t pull a stressed-out all-nighter on your own the last week of classes; join a campus community of writers and academic support services at the Long Night Against Procrastination and stay up late together, where help and encouragement is available!

Throughout the evening:
• 15-20 minute workshops
• student and faculty tutors
• coffee, tea, and healthy snacks throughout the night
• midnight pizza
• 6:00 am Survivor’s Breakfast

Live Tweet your night at the Library: #LNAP15 #mytru

Presented by the Writing Centre and the Library, in collaboration with many, many other campus partners and academic support services.

Pre-reigster: http://tru.ca.libcal.com/event/2205282
Workshop Schedule: http://www.tru.ca/library/lnap.html#Schedule
Questions? swolfe@tru.ca

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University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa, Ontario
Long Night Against Procrastination (LNAP)
Thursday, November 5, 2015
5-10 pm

Prizes ~ Food ~ De-stress ~ Prepare for Exams ~ Help with Writing, Math and Physics

A conference-style event for UOIT undergraduate students to help further develop academic strategies, self-care and time management skills at a critical time of year with midterm exams and assignment deadlines approaching.

There will be workshop sessions for students in the following topics:

-Academic Writing Strategies for Term Papers
-Mindful Approach to Managing Academic Stress
-Creating a Study Plan for Finals
-Test-taking skills for Problem Solving Courses

In addition, students can work 1:1 with an Academic Specialist to get help with Writing, Math and Physics.

Students will select the workshops and 1:1 sessions they attend at sign-in at 5pm in Room G 213.

For further information, please email studentlearning@uoit.ca

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Nipissing University
Long Night Against Procrastination
Thursday, November 5
7 pm-midnight

Snacks, refreshments, stress busters, peer educators, workshops, and active study breaks featuring Zumba and Yoga.

Join Student Learning & Transitions, Canadore College, and the Harris Learning Library and do what needs to be done now!

Questions? Email slt@nipissingu.ca

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McMaster University
Long Night Against Procrastination
November 5, 2015
8 pm– 2 am
#LNAP2015

Essays are due and exams are right around the corner, but are you struggling with procrastination?

Undergrad students are invited to the Student Success Centre’s second annual Long Night Against Procrastination!

Join us on November 5 between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. in the Mills Library Learning Commons (Mills library, second floor) for a night of avoiding procrastination and getting down to business. Get started on your writing, learn how to study smart, and talk to staff and peer mentors about time management, studying, stress, and essays.

We will be holding workshops, writing groups, one-on-one help, and hourly draws throughout the night to help you work productively and avoid procrastination. Come for an hour or stay all night; it’s up to you!

Here’s the schedule of events:

8 p.m. to midnight – Meet with an Academic Skills Coach to create your term planner
8 p.m. to midnight – Meet with a Writing Assistant to get started on your writing
8:30 p.m. – Workshop: Study Smarter, Not Harder (L113)
9:30 p.m. – Workshop: Procrastination (L113)
Midnight – Pizza Break!
1 a.m. – Moonlight stroll

Prizes given every hour!

Use the hashtag #LNAP15 to participate in the event with schools from across the country!

Questions? Email skills@mcmaster.ca.

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Georgian College, Barrie, ON
Hosted by Library & Academic Success. Using the straight up #LNAP hashtag
November 5, 2015
http://tinyurl.com/p4p8k5z

Full library services, research help, learning strategists, tutors, writing & math centres all available until 2 am.

Workshops, great hourly prizes, snacks, infused water table & midnight pizza. Fun invigorating relaxation through hand massages, beanboozled challenge, athletics and more.

Georgian Athletics, Georgian Student Association (GCSA), First Year Student Experience, Health Sciences, LU @ Georgian, Spa & Esthetician programs are all part of our 3rd great, late night.

96% of students reported completing work. What will you get done?

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University of Waterloo
Long Night Against Procrastination
November 9 #LNAP15

UWaterloo’s second annual event: Long Night Against Procrastination on Monday, November 9 from 6 pm to 11 pm in the Student Life Centre.

Students will have an opportunity to get started on their writing, have experts on hand to help them with time-management, research, and writing questions. As well, students will be taught tips and strategies for managing stress, academic and extra-curricular workload.

This event includes five optional workshops:
6:15-6:45 pm – Time Management (Student Success Office)
6:45-7:15 pm –Meditation Activity (Counselling Services)
7:15-7:45 pm – Starting to Research (Library)
8:15-8:45 pm – Power Yoga (Athletics)
9:15-9:45 pm- Writing from Start to Finish (Writing Centre)
10:15-10:45 pm – Relax Yoga (Athletics)

Prizes, coffee, and snacks will be available for participants throughout the evening. As well, a furry visitor from MATES will come to mingle with students between 7:30-9:30 pm. This event is sponsored by the Writing Centre, the Library, FEDS, Athletics, Academic Integrity, Counselling & Health Services, Student Success Office, and Housing & Residence.

First 100 participants win a wellness package!

For further information, please email Jirina K. Poch at jkpoch@uwaterloo.ca

OCAD University
Long Night Against Procrastination
November 26
8:00 pm – 8:00 am

This all-night event gives students a safe and quiet space to complete their work at a critical time in the semester. Students will be able to work individually, and Writing & Learning Centre staff will also be on hand for assistance throughout the night.

http://www2.ocadu.ca/event/11173/long-night-against-procrastination

21 comments

  1. Nov. 5, 2015. Georgian College, Barrie, ON http://tinyurl.com/p4p8k5z Hosted by Library & Academic Success. Using the straight up #LNAP hashtag

    Full library services, research help, learning strategists, tutors, writing & math centres all available until 2 am.

    Workshops, great hourly prizes, snacks, infused water table & midnight pizza. Fun invigorating relaxation through hand massages, beanboozled challenge, athletics and more.

    Georgian Athletics, Georgian Student Association (GCSA), First Year Student Experience, Health Sciences, LU @ Georgian, Spa & Esthetician programs are all part of our 3rd great, late night.

    96% of students reported completing work. What will you get done?

  2. We would love to get our event onto your list…. 🙂

    1. Hey Georgian – you’re on board the page!

  3. University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa, Ontario
    Long Night Against Procrastination (LNAP)
    Date: Thursday, November 5, 2015
    Time: 5-10 p.m.

    Prizes ~ Food ~ De-stress ~ Prepare for Exams ~ Help with Writing, Math and Physics

    A conference-style event for UOIT undergraduate students to help further develop your academic strategies, self-care skills, and your time management approach at a critical time of year with midterm exams and assignment deadlines approaching.

    There will be workshop sessions for students in the following topics:

    -Academic Writing Strategies for Term Papers
    -Mindful Approach to Managing Academic Stress
    -Creating a Study Plan for Finals
    -Test-taking skills for Problem Solving Courses

    In addition, students can work 1:1 with an Academic Specialist to get help with Writing, Math and Physics.

    Students will select the workshops and 1:1 sessions they attend at sign-in at 5pm in Room G 213.

    For further information, please email studentlearning@uoit.ca

  4. Jirina K.Poch · · Reply

    University of Waterloo’s Long Night Against Procrastination- November 9 #LNAP15

    UWaterloo’s second annual event: Long Night Against Procrastination on Monday, November 9 from 6 pm to 11 pm in the Student Life Centre.

    Students will have an opportunity to get started on their writing, have experts on hand to help them with time-management, research, and writing questions. As well, students will be taught tips and strategies for managing stress, academic and extra-curricular workload.

    This event includes five optional workshops:
    6:15-6:45 pm – Time Management (Student Success Office)
    6:45-7:15 pm –Meditation Activity (Counselling Services)
    7:15-7:45 pm – Starting to Research (Library)
    8:15-8:45 pm – Power Yoga (Athletics)
    9:15-9:45 pm- Writing from Start to Finish (Writing Centre)
    10:15-10:45 pm – Relax Yoga (Athletics)

    Prizes, coffee, and snacks will be available for participants throughout the evening. As well, a furry visitor from MATES will come to mingle with students between 7:30-9:30 pm. This event is sponsored by the Writing Centre, the Library, FEDS, Athletics, Academic Integrity, Counselling & Health Services, Student Success Office, and Housing & Residence.

    First 100 participants win a wellness package!

    For further information, please email Jirina K. Poch at jkpoch@uwaterloo.ca

  5. McMaster University
    Long Night Against Procrastination
    November 5, 2015
    8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
    #LNAP2015

    Essays are due and exams are right around the corner, but are you struggling with procrastination?

    Undergrad students are invited to the Student Success Centre’s second annual Long Night Against Procrastination!

    Join us on November 5 between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. in the Mills Library Learning Commons (Mills library, second floor) for a night of avoiding procrastination and getting down to business. Get started on your writing, learn how to study smart, and talk to staff and peer mentors about time management, studying, stress, and essays.

    We will be holding workshops, writing groups, one-on-one help, and hourly draws throughout the night to help you work productively and avoid procrastination. Come for an hour or stay all night; it’s up to you!

    Here’s the schedule of events:

    8 p.m. to midnight – Meet with an Academic Skills Coach to create your term planner
    8 p.m. to midnight – Meet with a Writing Assistant to get started on your writing
    8:30 p.m. – Workshop: Study Smarter, Not Harder (L113)
    9:30 p.m. – Workshop: Procrastination (L113)
    Midnight – Pizza Break!
    1 a.m. – Moonlight stroll

    Prizes given every hour!

    Are you coming? Register to let us know! Registration is not necessary but students who register in advance will be entered into a draw to win a Campus Store gift card.

    Use the hashtag #LNAP15 to participate in the event with schools from across the country!

    Questions? Email skills@mcmaster.ca.

    1. I’ve added your activities and a link up top. Thanks.

  6. Lindsey Voisin · · Reply

    Nipissing University
    Long Night Against Procrastination
    Thursday, November 5 – 7pm-midnight

    Snacks, refreshments, stress busters, peer educators, workshops, and active study breaks featuring Zumba and Yoga. Join Student Learning & Transitions, Canadore College, and the Harris Learning Library and do what needs to be done now!

    Questions? Email slt@nipissingu.ca

  7. Thompson Rivers University’s 2nd Long Night Against Procrastination

    November 5th, 2015 from 8:00pm to 8:00am in the Main Library

    Taking a writing-intensive course? Major final research essays due in November? Don’t pull a stressed-out all-nighter on your own the last week of classes; join a campus community of writers and academic support services at the Long Night Against Procrastination and stay up late together, where help and encouragement is available!

    Throughout the evening:
    • 15-20 minute workshops
    • student and faculty tutors
    • coffee, tea, and healthy snacks throughout the night
    • midnight pizza
    • 6:00 am Survivor’s Breakfast

    Live Tweet your night at the Library: #LNAP15 #mytru

    Presented by the Writing Centre and the Library, in collaboration with many, many other campus partners and academic support services.

    Pre-reigster: http://tru.ca.libcal.com/event/2205282
    Workshop Schedule: http://www.tru.ca/library/lnap.html#Schedule
    Questions? Email swolfe@tru.ca

    1. Thanks, Thompson RiverS… I’ll remember the ‘s’ now…

  8. Centre for Academic Excellence (@LUexcellence) · · Reply

    Can you please add Laurentian University – Sudbury and Barrie Campuses to your list under November 5? Thanks!

  9. Webmaster:
    Can you please change the paragraph below in the UOIT post about LNAP?

    from:

    A conference-style event for UOIT undergraduate students to help further develop your academic strategies, self-care skills, and your time management approach at a critical time of year with midterm exams and assignment deadlines approaching.

    to:

    A conference-style event for UOIT undergraduate students to help further develop academic strategies, self-care and time management skills at a critical time of year with midterm exams and assignment deadlines approaching.

    Thank you!

  10. Emilie Brancato · · Reply

    Can you please at OCAD U to your list? We’ll be keeping University of Manitoba company of November 26th.

    OCAD University’s Long Night Against Procrastination

    Thursday, November 26, 2015 – 8:00pm to Friday, November 27, 2015 – 8:00am

    This all-night event gives students a safe and quiet space to complete their work at a critical time in the semester. Students will be able to work individually, and Writing & Learning Centre staff will also be on hand for assistance throughout the night.

    http://www2.ocadu.ca/event/11173/long-night-against-procrastination

      1. Emilie Brancato · ·

        Thank you!

  11. Hi! I was too busy frantically organizing to add ours on time, but Red Deer College Library’s inaugural Long Night Against Procrastination was a huge hit! We’re going to do it all over again in March 2016.

    RDC Library’s Long Night Against Procrastination 2015
    Wed., Nov. 25, 9 PM until Thu., Nov. 26, 1 AM

    Get together and get it done! RDC Library is pleased to host a Long Night Against Procrastination, a nation-wide “study blitz” event that provides supported after-hours study space, services, and stress relief. Meet and beat deadlines!

    http://rdc.ab.ca/current-students/library/events-news/long-night-against-procrastination

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