UNCG Campus Weekly

Campus Weekly is published each Wednesday when classes are in session. In the summer, it is published biweekly.

Key dates as Fall 2015 semester begins

Photo of students moving into residence hallThe UNCG residence halls are ready. The classrooms and labs are as well. As we welcome a new academic year, here are some dates for your calendar:

State of the Campus Address
Followed by faculty/staff luncheon
Wednesday, Aug. 12, 10:30 a.m., Aycock Auditorium.

UNCG student move-in days (See volunteer opportunity for staff)
Wednesday, Aug. 12 – Friday, Aug. 14
Details at http://hrl.uncg.edu/living-campus/fall-move-in-guide/

Graduate student orientation
Thursday, August 13.
Check-in 8-9 a.m.; meeting 9 a.m., EUC Auditorium. http://grs.uncg.edu/orientation

Staff Senate meeting
Thursday, August 13, 10 am, Alumni House

Party Like a Rawkstar
Friday, Aug. 14, 8 p.m.
EUC, Cone Ballroom
New students will join CAB for a dance party in Cone Ballroom as a welcome to college.

Chancellor’s New Student Convocation
Sunday, Aug. 16, 4 p.m.
Aycock Auditorium

Charlie’s Fountain Fest
Sunday, Aug. 16, 5 p.m.
Moran Commons (Rain Location: EUC Cone Ballroom)

Classes begin. Spartan SPEARS help provide direction for students.
Monday, Aug. 17

Fall Kick-Off, to see many ways to get involved at UNCG
Tuesday, Aug. 18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
College Avenue

Veteran Affairs Meet n’ Greet
5-7 p.m.
Veterans Center, 2nd Floor Spring Garden Apartments
Wednesday, Aug. 19

Welcome Luau for students
7 p.m.-10 p.m.
Fountain (Rain Location: EUC Cone Ballroom)
Wednesday, Aug. 19

Spartan Service Day
Starts at 9 a.m., EUC, Cone Ballroom
Saturday, Aug. 22
Transportation is provided, but you must register for volunteer opportunities throughout the community.

Opening Carnival
5– 8 p.m.
Quad Lawn and Fountain View Area. Details at http://hrl.uncg.edu/large-events/opening-carnival/
Saturday, Aug. 22

House Calls
6:30 p.m.Monday, Aug. 24

Part-time job fair for students
Wednesday, Aug. 26
12:30-4 p.m.
Cone Ballroom, EUC

First Faculty Senate meeting of the year
Sept. 2, 3 p.m., Alumni House

General Faculty Meeting & Convocation
Sept. 16, 3 p.m., Alumni House

More about athletic events, open houses, and gatherings for students are at http://yourfirstyear.uncg.edu/rawkin-welcome-week/.