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2017 Orientation Staff

Welcome Days Wednesday August 23, 2017 - Saturday August 26, 2017

Wednesday August 23

  • 8:00am - 1:00pm - Move-In (Even Rooms 8:00am - 10:30am; Odd Rooms 10:30am - 1:00pm)
  • 9:30am - 1:30pm - Schedule Adjustment (Optional)
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm - Hootie’s Cookout Welcome - Fiske Quad
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm - ROCKS Re-Use Room Open - Joslin 1st Floor
  • 2:00pm - 2:30pm - First Orientation Group Meeting - Fiske Quad
  • 2:30pm – 2:45pm New Student Convocation Line-Up
  • 2:45pm – 3:30pm New Student CLAP-IN (Faculty, Staff, Parents) Appian Way
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm New Student Convocation Spaulding Gymnasium (Faculty, Staff, Parents)
  • 4:30pm – 4:45pm Sustainability & You
  • 4:45pm – 5:00pm New Student Picture (weather permitting)
  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm Dinner/Orientation Group Meeting
  • 7:30pm – 8:30pm Commuter Students Meeting
  • 8:00pm - Floor meetings Your Residence Hall
  • 9:00pm – 12:00am Night Owl Café and Game Room Open Night Owl Cafe (Optional)

Thursday August 24

  • 7:00am -8:30am Breakfast
  • 8:20am - Orientation Group – Appian Way Line Up
  • 8:45am – 9:30am Dean’s Meetings
  • 9:45am – 11:00am Academic Department Meetings I
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch
  • 1:00pm - 2:15pm Academic Department Meetings II
  • 2:20pm – 3:05pm Info to Know
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm No Zebras, No Excuses
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm Mad Skills for the Successful Student
  • 3:15pm – 3:45pm Live Well KSC
  • 3:45pm – 4:15pm Live Well KSC
  • 4:15pm – 4:45pm Live Well KSC
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm No Zebras, No Excuses
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm Mad Skills for the Successful Student
  • 4:45pm – 5:15pm Live Well KSC
  • 5:30pm – 6:15pm Info to Know
  • 5:30pm – 7:30pm Dinner
  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm Bookstore VIP Event
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am Bazooka Ball
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am Night Owl Café and Game Room Open
  • 9:00pm - Comedian Chris Killian

Friday August 25

  • 7:00am - 8:00am Transfer Student Breakfast
  • 7:00am - 8:30am Breakfast
  • 7:20am - Appian Way Line Up
  • 7:30am – 12:30pm Community Service Day
  • 8:10am - Appian Way Line Up
  • 8:20am – 9:20am Advisee 101
  • 9:30am – 10:30am Shot of Reality
  • 10:45am – 11:45am No Zebras, No Excuses
  • 10:45am – 11:45am Mad Skills for the Successful Student
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm Lunch
  • 12:30pm - Appian Way Line Up
  • 12:45pm – 5:00pm Community Service Day
  • 1:15pm - Appian Way Line Up
  • 1:30pm – 2:30pm Shot of Reality
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm No Zebras, No Excuses
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm Mad Skills for the Successful Student
  • 4:10pm – 5:10pm Advisee 101
  • 5:00pm - Appian Way Line Up
  • 5:30pm – 8:30pm Hootie’s Fall Sports Kick Off (Dinner served @ Owl Athletic Complex)
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am Night Owl Café and Game Room Open

Saturday August 26

  • 7:00am – 8:30am Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 10:00am
    Show Up!
    Diversity Chalk Talk
    Sustainability Scavr
  • 10:00am – 11:00am
    Show Up!
    Diversity Chalk Talk
    Sustainability Scavr
  • 11:00am – 12:00am
    Show Up!
    Diversity Chalk Talk
    Sustainability Scavr
  • 11:30am - 1:30pm Lunch
  • 1:15pm - Appian Way Line Up
  • 1:30pm – 2:30pm
    You Are Now Owls
    Intro to Techno
    Wellness Break
  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm
    You Are Now Owls
    Intro to Techno
    Wellness Break
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm
    You Are Now Owls
    Intro to Techno
    Wellness Break
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm Orientation Group Meeting
  • 5:30pm – 7:30pm Dinner: Sit with your Orientation Group
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am Night Owl Café and Game Room Open
  • 9:00pm - World Champion Juggler Charles Peachock

Meal times for Welcome Days are specific to Welcome Days ONLY, the Dining Commons will begin regular hours on Sunday August 27th

Please note: This schedule is subject to change


Contact Orientation Staff

For General Orientation Questions

Contact our office:
603-358-2869
orientation@keene.edu