Live Leadership Programs | uOttawa Gee-Gees

Live Leadership Programs

Learn how to be a great leader and participate in fun activities with our Gee-Gees camps counselors in live sessions! We will be hosting a variety of live sessions for different leadership programs.

All sessions will be held on Zoom!  Simply send us an email to ggcamps@uottawa to receive the links to join. 

Counselor in Training

Wednesday, August 12: 1-1:30 p.m. 

Join Craig Quesnel, our Facilities Manager at the University of Ottawa to talk about the university’s and camps’ Emergency Procedures. This session will allow you to gain insight on how to deal with emergency situations when they appear. 

Cooking with camps

Friday, August 14: 11:15 - 11:30 a.m.

In this Cooking with Camps segment, join our very own uOttawa chef Jimmy while he demonstrates how to make a quick and easy dessert, the Truffle.  

Leadership development

Friday, August 14: 1 - 1:30 p.m. and 2 - 2:30 p.m.

In this workshop, come learn and expand your knowledge about disabilities. Leaders will have the opportunity to gain awareness and a better understanding of the realities of living with a disability while learning how to empower others and themselves.  

Age groups advised:

1:00-1:30 = 11-14yrs

2:00-2:30 = 15-17yrs

Counselor in Training

Wednesday, August 19: 1 - 1:30 p.m.

In this session, we will be discussing the basics of behaviour management, the reasons behind disruptive behaviour in children and tips on how to approach them. Learn how to apply your knowledge in real life situations. Please have the PDF handy for the activity.  

Cooking with Camps

Friday, August 21: 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.

Join uOttawa’s very own Dietician, Maryann Moffit as she guides campers through what it means to prepare a healthy and easy meal. In this session you will cover the benefits of meal prepping, as well as easy and healthy meal ideas.  

Leadership development

Friday, August 21: 1 - 1:30 p.m. and 2 - 2:30 p.m.

In these Leadership Sessions, join our very own Gabriel Chauvin, a former Gee-Gees camos counselor as well as a uOttawa alum who worked as a tutor for the University. Gab is now a certified teacher and is excited to provide campers with Study Strategies that will help them as they complete their high school diplomas and move on to University.  

Age groups advised:

1:00-1:30 = 11-14yrs 

2:00-2:30 = 15-17yrs