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Date & Time
Monday August 26, 2019
12:00 - 12:00 a.m.

Department
Student Affairs, Academic Affairs

Contact / Register
stulife@curry.edu
*NOTE: THIS IS A MULTI-DAY EVENT WHICH RUNS AUG. 26 - SEP. 1

Location
Milton Campus

Events Type & Tags
Academics | Athletics | Student Clubs and Activities | Student Life

Welcome back to campus!!!

New and returning students can choose from a wide variety of events during Colonels Week 2019. Activities include welcome and info receptions, games, giveaways, the BSU BBQ, Stu @ Nite events, road trips to Target and Six Flags, and back by popular demand - GOAT YOGA...and so much more!

Check out the full schedule of the week's events below:

(First-Year students also participate in Welcome Weekend, which runs August 23 thru 26...)

Monday, August 26

Class of 2023 Convocation
10:00 a.m. (9:00am Line-up and Procession)
Katz Gymnasium

Classes Begin
12:30 p.m.
Reminder: Morning classes will not meet.

Welcome Info Tent
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Academic Quad
Not sure where to find your classes or need help understanding your schedule? Curry staff and faculty have your back!  Stop by for info, a cold water, and some freebies!

That’s Amore!
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Student Center, Westhaver Park
Come enjoy some coffee or lemonade with a side of gelato as we show you some love on your first day of classes!

Adulting 101: Social Wellness
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
Join us for a six-week series on the 6 dimensions of wellness as they relate to adulting and college life. Learn skills to be a healthier, happier, more productive version of YOU! Free stuff and raffles for all participants. Plan on attending all 6? You will be entered to win a set of Apple Airpods!

Tuesday, August 27

Welcome Info Tent
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Academic Quad
Not sure where to find your classes or need help understanding your schedule? Curry staff and faculty have your back!  Stop by for info, a cold water, and some freebies!

BSU Welcome Back BBQ
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Student Center, Westhaver Park
Hang out with The Black Student Union (BSU) and welcome a new year at Curry! There will be prizes, music, games, and a food truck - FREE for the first 200 guests!

Target after Dark
8:45 - 11:00 p.m.
Target in Westwood, MA
Join us for an exclusive shopping trip to Target, first 100 people will receive a swag bag. Pick up anything you may have forgotten when you moved in. Additionally, the store will remain open an hour later for Curry students ONLY! Transportation will be provided, leaving from the Student Center. The last bus will leave Target at 11:00 p.m. Have everything you need? Feel free to use this shuttle to head to the other stores in the area as well!

Wednesday, August 28

Welcome Info Tent
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Academic Quad
Not sure where to find your classes or need help understanding your schedule? Curry staff and faculty have your back!  Stop by for info, a cold water, and some freebies!

Wellness Wednesday: Spilling the Tea on Colonels Week
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Academic Quad (under the Info Tent!)
Get all of the details on upcoming events like Goat Yoga and Stu @ Nite! Your social wellness is vital and we want to help you stay connected. There will be info, raffles, and tea, obvi!

Meet the CAST
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Learning Commons
Meet the Curry Academic Service Team (CAST)! Come see our new location and find out how we can help support your academic success.  

Goat Yoga
4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Student Center, Westhaver Park
Back by popular demand; get your zen on with a yoga class featuring goats! Sign-ups will be via Eventbrite, check out your 'This Week at Curry' email to sign up! Limited spaces available.

Thursday, August 29

Live your best commuter life!
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Student Center, Commuter Lounge
Don't worry about packing your lunch on Thursday, commuters! We've got you covered! Join us for a free lunch and we'll answer your commuter questions, give you resources to help ease your commute, and provide opportunities to win giveaways! 

Paint and Shake
6:00 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
Join Crafting Crew in a paint night! Everything is supplied you just need to show up! Take a break with a milkshake while the paint dries. Sign-ups will be via Event Brite! Check your 'This Week at Curry' email for details.

Students of Color Welcome Reception
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion welcomes new students of color and our returning students to the Curry College community. Connect with our network of students, staff, and faculty and start building community at this annual event that celebrates your new beginning!

Friday, August 30

First Generation Student Meetup
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
Are you the first person in your family to attend college? That's a big deal! Attend the First Generation Student Meetup to meet other First Generation Students while discussing topics to help you excel to graduation and beyond. Topics will include goal setting, schedules, commuting woes, FASFA, self care, and much more. #firstgeneration #currycollege #meetups #snacks #graduation #goals

Women’s Tennis vs. Johnson and Wales
3:30 p.m.
Scott Tennis Courts

Stu @ Nite!
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Student Center, Westhaver Park
Come to the Stu for your first Friday back! Headphone disco is on the agenda. Enjoy some music, food, and giveaways while you dance to the battling DJ's.

Men’s Soccer vs. Anna Maria
6:30 p.m.
Katz Field

Saturday, August 31

Let’s Flamingle!
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Student Center, Westhaver Park
Join the student club SEE (Student Entertainment and Events) outside at the Stu! There will be inflatables, music, games, giveaways, bubble soccer, food, and instragrammable moments!

Bagel Brunch with Hillel
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
Stop by and meet up with new and old friends of Hillel. Bagels, lox, cream cheese and much more! Free for students! RSVP on Facebook. @CurryHillel

Sunday, September 1

Men’s Soccer vs. Lesley
1:00 p.m.
Katz Field

Curry Up and Go: Six Flags
11:30 a.m. (Bus leaves campus from the Stu)
Bus leaves Six Flags at 8:30 p.m.
Tickets on sale for $25 at the Student Center Info Desk beginning Sunday, 8/25. Limited spaces available.

Welcome Back Brunch Bingo
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Student Center, Main Dining Room
Win some back-to-school bingo prizes!

LGBTQ+ and Ally Welcome Reception
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Student Center, Large Meeting Room
The LGBTQ+ and Ally welcome reception is an opportunity to meet other new LGBTQ+ and Allied Students as well as returning student leaders and student clubs in a fun, interactive environment. The reception features snacks, activities, and networking!

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