UMass Boston News

2017 Welcome Week Events: September 14

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Event Date: September 14, 2017 - 9 a.m.
Event Type: Student Event
Location: Various locations on campus

CONVOCATION

Celebrate the opening of a new academic year.
Chancellor Barry Mills will speak, as well as Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan, MD, MBA, president and CEO of The Dimock Center.
Dr. Jordan is a graduate of Brown University School of Medicine and Johns Hopkins University Carey School of Business, with an MBA in Health Services. After graduation, she joined Johns Hopkins Medical Center as an attending physician and instructor of medicine and subsequently as director of medical consultation services at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
Campus Center, 3rd Floor, Ballroom, 9 a.m.

CAMPUS KICKOFF

All are welcome to kickoff the semester with food, fun, and more! Grab a bite to eat, enjoy novelties, and take the opportunity to meet some of the new faces on campus, including Chancellor Barry Mills!
Plaza (outside of Healey Library), 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

MOVIE UNDER THE STARS

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, 3rd Floor, Ballroom)

Moana at 7:30 p.m.
The House at 9:30 p.m.

*Movies are subject to change based on availability*

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