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Welcome Week Offers Something for Everyone

Welcome Week PictureThe schedule for Welcome Week Fall 2013 was released by the Office of Student Activities and with dozens of events planned, there's something for everyone at UHD to enjoy!

Check out the schedule below and make plans to attend as many events as possible. And remember - faculty, staff and student organizations are still needed to volunteer and serve as event sponsors!

Contact Student Activities Assistant Director Nikita Milton-Ross (rossnik@uhd.edu) for information.

If you would like to volunteer in the Gator Information Pits, please complete the Volunteer Form http://www.uhd.edu/sae/welcomeweek/welcome_week_volunteer_form.html to sign up.

MONDAY - AUG. 26

Gator Pits - Information Booths
Time(s): 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
Locations: Academic, Business (Shea St), Commerce Street, and One Main Buildings
Stop by to get directions, campus maps, resource info, cool giveaways, snacks and more!

UHD T-Shirt Swap
Time(s): 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
Location: UHD Coffeehouse and the Academic Building Mural Area
Bring an old college T-shirt (or any t-shirt) for an exchange of a UHD T-shirt (while supplies last). All t-shirts received will be donated to a local shelter to benefit the homeless.

Rise & Shine Breakfast
Time(s): 8 - 10 a.m.
Location: UHD Cafeteria, Business (Shea St) and Commerce Street (breakfast tacos only)
Join us for pancakes and sausage served by UHD faculty and staff (while supplies last).

Sports & Fitness - Sports on the South Deck
Time(s): 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location(s): UHD North Deck
Join Sports & Fitness for sports, games, and fun (hosted by the Student Life Center).

Vendor of the Day: The Popcorn Bar
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Academic Building -outside the WCR Auditorium Ticket Booth
Stop by to grab a light snack from our Vendor of the Day (while supplies last).

Career Development Center - Careers for Gators
Time(s): noon - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Career Development Center Conference Room (402-South)
Take a short assessment to learn about your personality type and related careers.

Transfer Student 101 - Orientation Presentation
Time(s): 1 - 2 p.m.
Locations: WCR Auditorium
Calling all new transfer students to stop and learn helpful tips and resource information.

Sports & Fitness - Information Tables
Time(s): 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location(s): One Main Building Portico
Grab information on club sports, fitness programs and classes, and much more!

UHD Bingo Night
Time(s): 4:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Location(s): UHD Coffeehouse
Join us for bingo night ($3 per card or 2 for $5) and win cool prizes (snacks provided).

UHD Graffiti Wall
Time(s): All Day and Any Time
Location(s): One Main Building 3rd Floor (near bookstore and e-service terminals)
Sign the graffiti wall designed by Creative Collective (Art Club) and show your school spirit!

TUESDAY - AUG. 27

Gator Pits - Information Booths
Time(s): 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
Locations: Academic, Business (Shea St), Commerce Street, and One Main Buildings
Stop by to get directions, campus maps, resource info, cool giveaways, snacks and more!

UHD T-Shirt Swap
Time(s): 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
Location: UHD Coffeehouse and the Academic Building Mural Area
Bring an old college T-shirt (or any T-shirt) for an exchange of a UHD T-shirt (while supplies last). All shirts received will be donated to a local shelter to benefit the homeless.

Rise & Shine Breakfast
Time(s): 8 - 10 a.m.
Location: UHD Cafeteria, Business (Shea St) and Commerce Street (breakfast tacos only)
Join us for pancakes and sausage served by UHD faculty and staff (while supplies last).

Sports & Fitness - Sports on the South Deck
Time(s): 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location(s): UHD North Deck
Join Sports & Fitness for sports, games, and fun (hosted by the Student Life Center).

Vendor of the Day: Macondos Latin Bistro
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Academic Building - outside the WCR Auditorium Ticket Booth
Stop by to grab a light snack from our Vendor of the Day (while supplies last).

Downtown Video Parody
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Locations: Academic Building - outside the WCR Auditorium Ticket Booth
Bring your friends to star and dance in a music video with props and much more!

Transfer Student 101 - Orientation Presentation
Time(s): 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Locations: WCR Auditorium
Calling all new transfer students to stop and learn helpful tips and resource information.

Sports & Fitness - Information Tables
Time(s): 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location(s): One Main Building Portico
Grab information on club sports, fitness programs and classes, and much more!

UHD Graffiti Wall
Time(s): All Day and Any Time
Location(s): One Main Building 3rd Floor (near bookstore and e-service terminals)
Sign the graffiti wall designed by Creative Collective (Art Club) and show your school spirit!

WEDNESDAY - AUG. 28

Transfer Student 101 - Orientation Presentation
Time(s): 10 - 11 a.m.
Locations: WCR Auditorium
Calling all new transfer students to stop and learn helpful tips and resource information.

CAB CARNIVAL
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location(s): UHD South Deck
Join us under the big top for a carnival sponsored by the Campus Activities Board (CAB).

Vendor of the Day: Monster Energy Drinks
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Academic Building -outside the WCR Auditorium Ticket Booth
Stop by to grab a light snack from our Vendor of the Day (while supplies last).

Sports & Fitness - Fitness Demos
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Academic Building - 3rd Floor Mural Area
Join Sports & Fitness for fitness demos by trainers (hosted by the Student Life Center).

UHD Graffiti Wall
Time(s): All Day and Any Time
Location(s): One Main Building 3rd Floor (near bookstore and e-service terminals)
Sign the graffiti wall designed by Creative Collective (Art Club) and show your school spirit!

THURSDAY - AUG. 29

Transfer Student 101 - Orientation Presentation
Time(s): 10 - 11 a.m.
Locations: WCR Auditorium
Calling all new transfer students to stop and learn helpful tips and resource information.

Pizza with the Professors
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): UHD Special Events Room (A300)
Love eating pizza? Come by and enjoy a slice of pizza with a professor for lunch.

CAB Cinema
Location(s): UHD Special Events (A300) - White Oak Room
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Take a break and join the Campus Activities Board (CAB) for a movie and popcorn.

Live Music Performance in the UHD Cafeteria
Location(s): 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Time(s): UHD Cafeteria
Listen to a live music performance while dining in the UHD cafeteria.

Vendor of the Day: My Fit Foods
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location(s): Academic Building -outside the WCR Auditorium Ticket Booth
Stop by to grab a light snack from our Vendor of the Day (while supplies last).

Career Development Center - Careers for Gators
Time(s): 2 - 3 p.m.
Location(s): Career Development Center Conference Room (402-South)
Take a short assessment to learn about your personality type and related careers.

SGA presents Meet Your SGA Representatives
Time(s): 4 - 7 p.m.
Location (s): UHD Student Lounge (Room 204 - South)
Come out and meet your SGA Representatives and grab a welcome back gift!

Sports & Fitness - Information Tables
Time(s): 4:30 - 6:30p.m.
Location(s): One Main Building Portico
Grab information on club sports, fitness programs and classes, and much more!

UHD Graffiti Wall
Time(s): All Day and Any Time
Location(s): One Main Building 3rd Floor (near bookstore and e-service terminals)
Sign the graffiti wall designed by Creative Collective (Art Club) and show your school spirit!

FRIDAY - AUG. 30

Games in the UHD Student Lounge
Time(s): 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location(s): UHD Student Lounge (Room 204 - South)
Come out and play some games in the UHD Student Lounge (light refreshments provided).

UHD Gators Giving Back - Service Learning Project
Time(s): 1 - 4 p.m.
Location(s): Houston Food Bank
Earn volunteer hours at UHD Day at the Houston Food Bank - Keegan Center Kitchen.

UHD Graffiti Wall
Time(s): All Day and Any Time
Location(s): One Main Building 3rd Floor (near bookstore and e-service terminals)
Sign the graffiti wall designed by Creative Collective (Art Club) and show your school spirit!