Celebrate the Opening of a New Academic Year

Student Activities

Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management Kathleen Teehan serves up lunch during the 2011 Fall Convocation.

Join Chancellor Motley, the vice chancellors, and deans at this annual campus tradition. Food and novelties are free for students while supplies last.

Student BBQ

All students are welcome to attend this special BBQ hosted by Chancellor Motley. Stick around for a great festival with music, novelties, and more. 

Integrated Sciences Complex, Front Lawn, Noon–4 p.m. 


Graduate Student Welcome Reception

Welcoming remarks from Chancellor Motley, Provost Langley, and Graduate Dean Zong-Guo Xia, and the presentation of several student awards.

Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Ballroom A & B, 3–6 p.m.


Pizza Party

Need a snack? Come grab a slice of pizza on your way to class.

Campus Center, Plaza, 5 p.m.


Movie Under the Stars

Sponsored by the Student Arts and Events Council.

Enjoy two feature films on a 30-foot screen under the stars. Shuttle buses will continue to run until 12:30 a.m.

Integrated Sciences Complex, Front Lawn

(Rain location: Campus Center Ballroom)

Inside Out at 7:30 p.m.

Jurassic World at 9:15 p.m.

*Movies are subject to change based on availability*

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