UMass Boston News

2015 Welcome Week Events: September 16

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Event Date: September 16, 2015 - 11 a.m.
Location: Various locations

Honors College Welcome Reception

Mix and mingle with Honors College faculty, students, and leaders from student organizations.
Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Alumni Lounge, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Volunteer Fair

More than 30 nonprofits will be on campus to promote volunteer and internship opportunities, including organizations like Big Brothers Big Sisters, Campus Kitchens, Generation Citizen, and Jumpstart. Stop by to learn about how you can gain valuable real-world experience while making a positive impact throughout Boston.
Campus Center, 1st Floor, Terrace, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

WOW

Sponsored by Campus Center Administration.
Stop by for a snack before class.
Campus Center, Upper Level, Information Desk, 2 p.m.

Freshmen Investiture

The official induction ceremony of the Class of 2019 to the university, with a keynote address from the author of The Grace of Silence, Michele Norris. New students will receive Class of 2019 pins, an official welcome from the Chancellor, and the campus community! Reception to follow. First-year students should register online at www.umb.edu/newstudentevents.
Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Ballroom, 2–4:30 p.m.

Undergraduate Student Senate General Assembly Meeting

Join the Undergraduate Student Senate at their first General Assembly meeting of the year.
Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Alumni Lounge, 3–4:30 p.m.

Athletic Game

Women’s Volleyball vs. Endicott College.
Clark Athletic Center, 6 p.m.

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.