We are on Winter Break and also grading right now. Term starts January 28th. We have a welcome week January 21st when you can get to know your advisor and make sure you have all you need to get started including starting your blog, finishing your study plan and setting up your Skype address.
We have welcome Skypes on January 18th and 19th. Look out for the post where you sign-up for these on this blog.
Looking forward to working together this year.