Laker Welcome is a series of "welcome back to school" activities offered by registered student organizations and campus departments. All students are encouraged to participate as we say goodbye to summer and usher in a new academic year! For more information about the activities log on to www.gvsu.edu/events.
|Tuesday, August 20, 2013|
|8PM-Midnight||Meijer Mania -- charter bus runs continuous loop from Kirkhof and Mackinac stops|
|Wednesday, August 21, 2013|
|6:30PM||Off Campus Student Welcome (Grand River Room) -- a free dinner and Transitions leader meet-up for new students who live off campus!|
|9:00PM||Laker For A Lifetime Kickoff- (Parking Lot C (FH Parking Lot))|
|Thursday, August 22, 2013|
|4:00PM-6:00PM||Students of Color Welcome Mixer- (Alumni House)|
|7:00PM-9:00PM||Rec Fest (Campus Recreation Center)|
|Laker FanFest (Kelly Family Sports Center)|
|9:00PM-10:00PM||Fireside Bash (Robinson Field) sponsored by Sigma Pi|
|Friday, August 23, 2013|
|8:30AM-1:30PM||Transitions (Classrooms and Fieldhouse Arena)|
|All-Campus Picnic (Parking Lot C)|
|1:00PM-4:00PM||Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen: Not sure about your major? Advising startes HERE and NOW for all new freshmen- (KC 2215/2216)|
|2:00PM-4:00PM||Pre-Business Freshmen: Find out more about all the majors in the Seidman School of Business- (Grand River Room KC 2250)|
|College of Education Students: This open house will allow you the opportunity to speak with faculty and staff from the College of Education and learn more about their majors and minors- (KC 2263)|
|4:00PM-6:00PM||Pre-Nursing/Nursing Freshmen: Kirkhof College of Nursing presents "It Begins Here. It Starts Now" or all incoming freshmen- (Cook-Dewitt Center Allendale Campus)|
Laker Weekends First Friday at the Kirkhof Center!
7:00 p.m. Laker Traditions Fashion Show (tent behind KC)
7:00 p.m. NPHC Yard Show (Carillon Plaza)
8:00 p.m. The Great Gatsby in the Home Theater
Look for info tables and Live Entertainment in the KC Lobby and Area 51!
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. Kirkhof Center Showcase -- visit the Student Organization Center, LGBT Resource Center, Women's Center, and Multicultural Affairs for food, prizes, games and a photo booth! Also meet the Community Service Learning Center for ice cream in KC 2215.
9:00-11:30 Taste of Culture in Thornapple Room. Enjoy yummy food and meet Cultural organization leaders!
9:00-midnight CLUB GV in Grand River Room
|Saturday, August 24, 2013|
|9AM-1:30PM||Service Saturday (Please click here for additional information and registration information about Service Saturday)|
|9:00AM-12:00PM||Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen: Not sure about your major? Advising startes HERE and NOW for all new freshmen- (KC 2215/2216)|
|9:30AM||Majors in: Medical Laboratory Science, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Allied Health Sciences (AHS), Radiation Therapy, Radiologic & Imaging Sciences and Therapeutic Recreation: Learn about the College of Health Professions- (Pere Marquette KC 2204)|
|10:00AM||Pre-Professional Students: Chiropractic, Dental, Medical, Optometry, Podiatry, Pharmacy or Veterinary Medicine: Start your pre-professional career now- (KC 2263)|
|11:00AM||Graduate Programs in: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician's Assistant Studies, Speech Language Pathology, and Public Health: Learn more about the College of Health Professions graduate programs- (Pere Marquette KC 2204)|
|11:30AM||Pre-Professional Students: Chiropractic, Dental, Medical, Optometry, Podiatry, Pharmacy or Veterinary Medicine: Start your pre-professional career now- (KC 2263)|
|1:00PM-4:00PM||Back To School Bash giant inflatable games, food, info tables and more! Kirkhof Center East Lawn|
|4:00PM||Cris Cab concert sponsored by Spotlight Productions! Kirkhof Center East Lawn|
|9:00PM||Outdoor Movie at Robinson Field sponsored by Spotlight Productions! "Now You See Me"|
|Sunday, August 25, 2013|
|10:00AM||Renaissance Carnival on Robinson Field|
* Schedule is subject to change. Please check back often as updates are made.
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