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Fall Welcome Schedule

Fall Welcome 2011 schedule

Tuesday, August 30

The titles, times, and locations of Fall Welcome events are subject to change.

For students moving in Tuesday.
For students who moved in Monday.

For students moving in Tuesday:

Move-inGarneau, Eicher, Ackley, Hadley, Harrison, Draper, Henry Halls

All Fall Welcome Freshman who were not registered in one of the Special Programs.


Move-inHarvey, Lefevre, Britton, Shilling, Stinson, Burnhams, Bigelow, Hoekje, Siedschlag, French, Davis, Zimmerman Halls

All Fall Welcome Freshman who were not registered in one of the Special Programs and all transfer students.


LunchYour Assigned Cafeteria

All students who arrived on Monday, please dine in your assigned cafeteria from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. Residence Hall students and family members arriving today, feel free to stop by the cafeteria to grab lunch.  Students, you MUST show your Fall Welcome nametag so you and your family can enter the cafeteria.  Hoekje/Bigelow will remain open until 5 p.m


New! Family Photos with Buster Valleys, Rain site: Bernhard Center Lobby

Get your picture taken with Buster Bronco!


Commuter student check-in Bernhard Center, 157-159

All commuter students not participating in special programs should arrive today. Check in at 4 p.m. and enjoy a welcome reception especially for you! After the program, you will meet your group, have dinner with your group, and participate in social activities this evening.


Residence Life MeetingResidence halls

Residence Hall students who moved in today will attend a short, informational meeting with the floor Resident Assistant.


Meet Your Ambassador & On-site check-inFlagpoles
Rain site: SRC Indoor Tennis Courts

Residence Hall students and commuter students who checked in today will meet their group and Ambassador at Goldsworth Valley Pond or the flagpoles.  Check information available in the lobby of your residence hall for more details.


DinnerYour Assigned Cafeteria

Residence Hall students and commuter students who checked-in today, you will eat dinner with your group in your assigned cafeteria.


Stadium Night w/Travelin’ MaxWaldo Stadium
Rain site: SRC indoor tennis courts

Stadium Night is one of the most popular events during Fall Welcome. Students have a chance to go to Waldo Stadium for a pep rally to kick off the start of an exciting Bronco Athletic season. This is a great time to meet new incoming students and make new connections.
8 to 9 p.m.                       PLAYFAIR
9 to 9:10 p.m.                  Welcome from Athletics
9:10 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.    Travelin’ Max,
                                         Inflatables, Snacks

Travelin' Max is the perfect opportunity to kick off Fall Welcome right! Come join the Campus Activity Board for the interactive, energetic live performance of Travelin' Max!  Get to know your Fall Welcome Ambassador and group while showing off your Bronco pride!


Greek Life CarnivalSeelye Center


After Dark ActivitiesSubject to change

10:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.                 Karaoke - Location TBD
10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.                 Capture the Flag - Flagpoles
10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.                 Pudding Sundaes to go - Bigelow Courtyard


For students who moved in Monday:

BreakfastYour Assigned Cafeteria


Orientation for ALL College of Aviation students at Battle Creek campusCampus Loading Zone TBD


Flight indoc for FLIGHT students onlyBattle Creek Campus


AFROTC PaperworkTBD


ROTC ActivitiesAt builiding


Small Group MeetingsConnection Center Rooms


Program kickoff meetings begin/ Bronco business for non-special programs students


Seita Scholars kickoff meetingGoldsworth Valley Pond Pavilion


Alpha program kickoff meetingBrown Hall, 2028


Emerging Leaders MeetingBernhard Center, 210, 212, 213


Final Freshman Orientation2000 Schneider


Lee Honors College OrientationTBD


MLK Academy kickoff meetingTrimpe

Followed by a luncheon for MLK students in the College of Health and Human Services @ CHHS


TRIO FESP kickoff meetingBernhard Center, 157-159


TRIO SSP kickoff meetingBernhard Center, 209


Kalamazoo Promise kickoff meetingBernhard Center, 204


LHC Common Read presentationLocation TBD


Open rec time at Student Recreation CenterStudent Recreation Center


LunchYour Assigned Cafeteria

All students who arrived on Monday, please dine in your assigned cafeteria.


CEAS kickoff meetingParkview Campus-load busses in front of Rood Hall


Late FYS students meet their groups Miller Plaza


FYS kickoff Miller Auditorium

All commuter students not participating in special programs should arrive today. Check in at 4 p.m. and enjoy a welcome reception especially for you! After the program, you will meet your group, have dinner with your group, and participate in social activities this evening.


Residence Life MeetingResidence halls


LHC ActivitiesLocation TBD


DinnerYour Assigned Cafeteria

Residence Hall students and commuter students who checked-in today, you will eat dinner with your group in your assigned cafeteria.


Stadium Night w/Travelin’ MaxWaldo Stadium
Rain site: SRC indoor tennis courts

Stadium Night is one of the most popular events during Fall Welcome. Students have a chance to go to Waldo Stadium for a pep rally to kick off the start of an exciting Bronco Athletic season. This is a great time to meet new incoming students and make new connections.
8 to 9 p.m.                       PLAYFAIR
9 to 9:10 p.m.                  Welcome from Athletics
9:10 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.    Travelin’ Max,
                                         Inflatables, Snacks

Travelin' Max is the perfect opportunity to kick off Fall Welcome right! Come join the Campus Activity Board for the interactive, energetic live performance of Travelin' Max!  Get to know your Fall Welcome Ambassador and group while showing off your Bronco pride!


Greek Life Carnival


After Dark ActivitiesSubject to change

10:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.                 Karaoke - Location TBD
10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.                 Capture the Flag - Flagpoles
10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.                 Pudding Sundaes to go - Bigelow Courtyard


 

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