Welcome Weekend 2013: Super Welcome Weekend

Thursday, August 22-Sunday, August 25

*Attendance is required at these events.

Thursday, August 22

Resident Students Only

10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Set Up Your Headquarters
Residence Hall Check-In
Dunham Hall Atrium

11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Freeze Time
Family Photo Booth
Watkins Hall Lobby

3:00–3:30 p.m.
Meet the Marvelous Squad*
Residence Hall Meet and Greet
Residence Hall Floor


Resident and Commuter Students

3:30–4:00 p.m.
Avengers Assemble
Welcome Weekend Check-In*
Dunham Hall Atrium

4:00–5:30 p.m.
Super Welcome Weekend: Opening Session*
University Quadrangle

5:30–8:00 p.m.
Fly Into Fun!*
Picnic and Games
University Quadrangle

8:30–9:30 p.m.
First Floor Meeting*
Residence Hall Floor

8:30–9:30 p.m.
Start Your Mission*
Commuter Meeting and Scavenger Hunt
Perry Theatre

9:30–11:00 p.m.
Discover New Allies
Nighttime Social
Spartan Spot

Friday, August 23

7:30–9:00 a.m.
Breakfast
Student Dining Hall

9:30–10:50 a.m.
Your Fantastic First Year*
Tips for Success from Faculty
Members
University Quadrangle

11:00 a.m.–2:10 p.m.
Super Powers for Success*
Rotating Sessions and Lunch
Various Locations

2:20–3:00 p.m.
Incredible Information*
Unite with Your Peer Advisors
Various Classrooms

3:15–4:15 p.m.
Heroes on the Clock!
Student Employment Information
Session
University Banquet Hall

4:30–6:30 p.m.
Dinner
Student Dining Hall

6:30–8:00 p.m.
Support Your League*
Tower Building Competition
Thornton Gymnasium

10:00–11:00 p.m.
Laugh at Hyper Speed
Comedy Sportz Improv
Crimi Auditorium, Institute

Saturday, August 24

7:30–9:00 a.m.
Breakfast
Student Dining Hall

9:30–10:50 a.m.
Accepting Your Mission*
Staff led discussion on Discovering What Matters
and Building Your Life Around It
University Quadrangle

11:00 a.m.–2:10 p.m.
Cracking the Code to Success*
Rotating Sessions and Lunch
Various Locations

2:20–2:50 p.m.
Mission Debrief*
Final Thoughts with Your Super Mentors
Various Classrooms

3:00–3:15 p.m.
Unveiling AU's Newest Superheroes*
Concluding Session
University Quadrangle

3:30–5:00 p.m.
BAM! KAPOW!
Intramurals
University Quadrangle
(Thornton Gymnasium in case of rain)


4:30–6:30 p.m.
Dinner
Student Dining Hall

6:00–8:00 p.m.
Holy Hangout, Batman!
Evening Social
Spartan Spot

10:00 p.m.
The Amazing Mad Chad
Chainsaw Juggler
Perry Theatre

Sunday, August 25

9:00–10:00 a.m.
Flex Your Superhero Muscles!
Zumba on the Quad
University Quadrangle
(Thornton Gymnasium in case of rain)


10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Brunch
Student Dining Hall

Noon–4:00 p.m.
Hop in the Batmobile!
Shuttles to Orchard Grove North Shopping Center
(Target, Best Buy, OfficeMax,
Dollar Tree, Discovery, JCPenney)
Bus departs from the Spartan Spot

4:30–6:30 p.m.
Dinner
Student Dining Hall

8:00–10:00 p.m.
It's a Bird, It's a Plane...
Movie on the Quad: “Man of Steel”
University Quadrangle
(Thornton Gymnasium in case of rain)