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FOCUS

Orientation

Thursday, August 29, 2013
Time
Event
Location (Map)
8:30 - 12:00pm New Student Residence Hall Move-In Residence Halls
10:00am - 1:00pm Lunch- (University Union) Dining/Pass Points, cash, or credit cards accepted The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, Common Grounds Coffeehouse, the Grille, and the Phoenix Club.
1:30 - 2:45pm Residence Hall Meetings-
Freshmen living on campus must attend a hall meeting at this time. Meet your Resident Assistant and neighbors; learn information about housing policies and services. Find out about exciting campus life activities.
Residence Halls
3:30 - 4:30pm Campus Welcome-
Officially begins Orientation and your college career! There will be games and raffles and welcomes from Chancellor Thomas Harden, Student Government President Heba Mohammad, and Phlash the Phoenix.
Kress Events Center
4:30 - 5:15pm Small Group Sessions led by Student Ambassadors-
During this initial meeting you’ll meet new friends and your Student Ambassador facilitator. The Ambassador will discuss the goals of Orientation and preview the various activities of the next two days.
MAC Hall
5:15 - 6:15pm Dinner (FOCUS-funded) The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons or MAC Hall Wintergarden
6:15- 7:00pm Ice Cream Social (FOCUS Funded) -
Top off dinner with ice cream served up by our celebrity scoopers.
Student Services Roof Deck
7:00 - 8:00pm Comedy City-
Comedy Improv group with audience participation.
Phoenix Rooms, University Union
7:00-10:00pm Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs and free games (pool, darts, etc) Phoenix Club, University Union
8:30-10:00pm The Games of the Phoenixes
Lawn games, basketball, volleyball, snacks and music. Bring your own cups for beverages.
Residence Life Basketball Courts
Friday, August 30, 2013
Time Event Location (Map)
8:00am Morning Run-
Meet up with Cross Country Coach Mike Kline and other fellow students for a run around the arboretum.
Meet at the Kress Events Center front desk
9:00 - 10:00am Hot Breakfast (FOCUS-funded) -
Come to breakfast, meet up with groups. Get ready for a full day of activities.
The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, University Union
10:15 - 12:00pm Sex Signals-
An innovative, interactive, theatrical (and did we mention comedic!?) program.
Phoenix Rooms, University Union
12:10 - 12:50pm Lunch (FOCUS-funded) The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons and Phoenix Club, University Union
1:00 - 3:50pm Concurrent Sessions All Around Campus
4:00 - 5:30pm Back to the Phuture Scavenger Hunt-
Learn your way around campus in this exciting and interactive scavenger hunt. Find prizes along the way and receive a FREE T-SHIRT for completing the quest!
Start in the Phoenix Rooms, University Union
4:00pm Variety Show Rehearsal and Planning-
Have some fun by participating in our traditional variety show. We take all types of variety.  Everyone who performs receives a prize!
Christie Theatre, University Union
4:00pm UW- Green Bay Women’s Soccer vs. Western Illinois University Aldo Santaga Field

5:00 - 7:00pm

Outdoor Cookout-Dinner
Dining/Pass Points and cash accepted

Student Services Roof Deck

8:00pm Casino Night (and Karaoke) -
Are you feeling lucky? Are you an American Idol?  Use your “winnings” to buy raffle tickets for fabulous prizes!
Phoenix Rooms, University Union
Saturday, August 31, 2013
Time Event Location (Map)
10:00-1:00pm Brunch - Dining/Pass Points or cash The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, University Union
12:00-3:00pm Bay Beach Amusement Park Trip -
Hop on a shuttle to nearby Bay Beach. Bring a little cash for a lot of afternoon fun! Ride the Zippin Pippin rollercoaster for $1 and other rides for just 25 cents a ticket! 
Shuttle bus from the Community Center
1:00pm Variety Show Rehearsal-
Those of you participating in the Variety Show, it’s final rehearsal time!
Phoenix Rooms, University Union
2:00-4:30pm Finding Your Classroom -
Bring your class schedule and get help finding your classrooms from the ambassadors.
Office of Student Life, University Union
2:00-4:00pm Arboretum Tours -
Get a tour of the miles of Arboretum trail surrounding campus.
Meet outside The Phoenix Bookstore in the University Union
3:00 - 5:00pm Campus Beautification -
Exercise your green thumb and help make campus a little more beautiful!
Meet in front of Roy Downham Hall, courtyard area
4:00 - 6:00pm Climbing Wall is open Kress Events Center
4:30 - 6:00pm Dinner - Dining/Pass Points or cash The Grille, Erbert and Gerbert’s, Common Grounds Coffeehouse, The Phoenix Club, University Union
7:00 - 8:30pm Variety Show -
The traditional climax to Orientation. Come cheer for your fellow students (or better yet participate!). Win some awesome prizes!
Phoenix Rooms, University Union
8:30pm Film: Now You See Me Campus Quad (Rain site: Phoenix Rooms, University Union)
All Day Shorewood Golf Course-
Grab your clubs and head out for buck-a-hole golf (with student ID).
Shorewood Golf Course
All Day Disc Golf Course-
Ever try Disc Golf? We have a beautiful 9-hole course on the ìfront lawnî of campus.
All Around Campus
All Day Phoenix Club -
Offering free games throughout the Labor Day weekend. Play some pool, ping pong, darts, foosball, air hockey or challenge your new friends to a video game competition, the Club has PS3, Wii, and XBOX 360 available.
Phoenix Club, University Union
All Day Kress Events Center -
Basketball, swimming, volleyball, swimming, racquetball, and badminton, plus, there are tennis courts adjacent to the Kress Center. 
Kress Events Center
All Day Arboretum Trail -
Gorgeous 4.1 mile path around campus and is always open for jogging, biking, walking, or photographing. Take some time to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.
All Around Campus