Schedule of the Day

TimeDescriptionRoom/Space
8:00 a.m.

Arrival / Check in

Trabant University Center
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Light Breakfast and Coffee

Trabant Lobby
8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome


President Dennis Assanis
Charlie Riordan, Vice President, Research, Scholarship and Innovation
Lou Rossi, Dean, Graduate College
Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
9:00 - 9:20 a.m.

Meet the Graduate College Team

Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
9:20 - 9:35 a.m.

Break

9:35 - 10:15 a.m.

Essential Community Services



  • Inclusive Excellence

  • Student Health

  • Student Life

  • Center for Counseling and Student Development

  • Safety and Security

  • Recreation

Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
10:20 - 11:30 a.m.

Keynote


Words for Nerds Champions,
Madeline Henrickson and Sai Patkar
Federica Bianco, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Assistant Professor, Joseph R. Biden, Jr. School of Public Policy & Administration
Resident Faculty, Data Science Institute
Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
11:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Break

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Student panel


Tips for Thriving in Graduate School
Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Trabant patio, The Green
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt

The Green
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Resource Fair

Trabant Multipurpose Room (A/B/C)
3:45 - 5:00 p.m.

College Breakout Sessions

See Below

College Breakout Sessions

CollegePlanned SessionLocation
College of Arts & ScienceCAS will not be meeting with the entire cohort as part of the Graduate College's NGSO
College of Agriculture and Natural ResourcesCANR will not be meeting with the entire cohort as part of the Graduate College's NGSO
College of Health SciencesCHS will hold a separate Meet and Greet in September
College of Education and Human DevelopmentCEHD will not be meeting with their students as part of the NGSO. Their orientations are on Monday, 8/25 as scheduled and some in evening for part time students
College of EngineeringMeet and GreetFront Steps of DuPont Hall
Lerner College of Business and EconomicsCEHD will not be meeting with their students as part of the NGSO.TBA
Biden SchoolMeet and GreetGore Hall 116
College of Earth, Ocean and EnvironmentProgramming for: Marine Studies, Geology and GeographyGore Hall 103
Graduate CollegeProgramming for: Microbiology, Data Science and Water Science and PolicyGore Hall 104

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