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TAV COLLEGE
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A NEW TAV STUDENT

Are you a new student at TAV College?

Starting at a new school can make anyone feel full of anxiety! However, we have you covered. This webpage has been designed to welcome new local students to TAV College by suggesting a list of various webpages where they can learn everything they need to know about the College. 

WELCOME TO TAV COLLEGE

Here is a suggested method for learning about the College:

  1. About
  2. Letter from the Director
  3. Student Services
  4. Meet our staff
  5. Sexual Violence Resources and Assistance
  6. Learn about how to use Omnivox (learning management system)
  7. Learn about extracurricular activities
  8. Learn about The TAV Times (our student newspaper)
  9. Follow the College on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to stay in the loop.

For pre-university students, it is also recommended that you check out the following:

 

BEING A TAV STUDENT

As a registered TAV College student, you have access to:

  • A free private gym membership
  • Attend events hosted by the College
  • Join and take part in our clubs and /or cooperatives
  • To vote in TCSA elections and referendums
  • Private study rooms
  • Computer labs
NEW TO COLLEGE-LEVEL STUDIES? LEARN ABOUT PLAGIARISM

Something that many college students are not properly exposed to in highschool is plagiarism and source citing. Understanding plagiarism and how to avoid it will become an increasingly important part of your higher education learning experience. Below are four recommended steps to quickly learning about plagiarism and citing sources.

ONE

We invite you to watch this short video produced by the Goodwill Community Foundation Inc.

Unknown Author. [GCFLearnFree.org]. (2018, September 13). Avoiding Plagiarism [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzZsButRaHs

TWO

Download a copy of the TAV College plagiarism information brochure. Click here to download.

 

THREE

Learn about the College’s academic integrity policy. This policy outlines what is considered to be plagiarism at TAV as well as the process of what would happen in a case of plagiarism. Click here to view (PDF, page 14).

FOUR

In English writing, there are three major types of citation styles: MLA (Modern Language Association), APA (American Psychological Association) and the Chicago style. A style refers to the way in which the source that is being cited appears within a written text. 

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University has perhaps the most thorough explanation of the various citation styles as well as other academic writing guides that is available on the web. For more information, including specific citation examples, visit the OWL at Purdue website:

 

Learn about the BAnQ

The BAnQ (Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec) is a multi-location, public access library and archive center managed by the Government of Quebec. Some great features are:

  • Membership to the BAnQ is free-of-charge for all Quebec residents
  • With your membership, you gain access to millions of academic publications, multimedia information and national archival materials.
  • Also with your membership to the BAnQ, you gain access to use their library space for studying or research purposes.
  • For more information about memberships, click here.

 

JOIN THE BAnQ

To join the BAnQ, all you have to do is fill out this form on their website and your membership information will be sent to you by email.

Do you have questions or comments?