Knowledgebase: ePortfolio
GradEx: Key Information from Forums
Updated: 01 April 2021 10:42 AM

If you weren't able to attend one of the 3 Forum sessions, here's a summary of the links that were covered in the presentation. A PDF of the slide deck is also available at the very bottom of this article.

 

FORUM TOPICS COVERED

  1. GradEx 106 Pillars
  2. GradEx 106 Milestones/Timelines
  3. The GradEx Online (ePortfolio) Platform and Support Channels
  4. OCAD U LiVE
  5. Public Activations
  6. Professional Connections
  7. Medal Winners Information
  8. Online Engagements
  9. Events, Newsletters, and Promotional Material
  10. Upcoming How-To Sessions

 

GRADEX INFORMATION & RESOURCES

 

GRADEX ELIGIBILITY

If you currently fall outside of the eligibility guidelines to participate in GradEx but think you will meet them at the end of the winter semester, please check your advising faculty and/or Program Chair for permission to participate.

Please have your advising faculty and/or Program Chair email gradex@ocadu.ca confirming your ability to participate. 

 

KEY DATES

  • Apply for Medals & Awards: Deadline by March 23 at 11:59 p.m.
  • ePortfolio Account Activation Invitations Sent by March 26
  • Online Submissions & Technical Support (March 29 - April 21)
  • Online Platform (ePortfolio) Submission Period ends on Wednesday, April 21 at 11:59 p.m. ET
  • How-To Sessions (March 20, April 6, 8, 14, 16, 20, 22)
  • Vetting & Medals Jurying (April 22 - April 28), results posted to ePortfolio (April 30)
  • GradEx 106 Goes Live, Opening Ceremony (Monday, May 3)
  • OCAD U LiVE (May 3 - May 31)
  • Program-Organized Events (May 4 - 14, can run until May 31)

 

VOLUNTEER & PAID POSITIONS

Interested in becoming a Grad Ambassador? Please contact John at jrubino@ocadu.ca

 

KEY KNOWLEDGEBASE ARTICLES

 

GRADEX ONLINE SUBMISSIONS HOW-TO SESSIONS

 

GRADEX HOW-TO PRODUCE A TEAMS MEETING OR LIVE EVENT SESSIONS

If you're planning a GradEx event, please read this article first: GradEx: Special Event Support Request

 

GRADEX HOW-TO PROMOTE YOUR WORK ON SOCIAL MEDIA SESSIONS:

 

GRADEX SUPPORT CHANNELS

 

OCAD U LiVE:

Submission deadline is Friday, April 23, 2021.

Download the 1 pager for more information.

To show your videos on OCAD U LiVE:

  1. Please complete the GradEx 106 submission form for OCAD U Live.
  2. If you have any questions, please email to OCADULIVE@OCADU.ca

Check out OCAD U LiVE's stream here!

 

PROFESSIONAL CONNECTIONS

Apply to join the OCAD University Artist Showcase on Partial

RSVP for the April 14th Info-Session

Tools & Resources: www.ocadu.ca/ceadtools

Talent Network: www.ocadu.ca/talentnetwork

Questions? Email: careerdevelopment@ocadu.ca 

 

SEE THE CITYTV SEGMENT ON GRAD EX 105
https://toronto.citynews.ca/video/2021/03/18/ocads-gradex-goes-digital/

 

STUDENT FORUM FEEDBACK

If you have any feedback from the forums, our knowledge base articles, or general feedback about the GradEx process, please provide them here in this survey form: GradEx Student Feedback Form



Attachments 
 
 2021 GradEx 106 Student Forums.pdf (12.80 MB)