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USFSM Week of Welcome Events

Jan 13, 2020

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MONDAY, JANUARY 13th

WEEK OF WELCOME: BOBA AND BOARD GAMES

11:00am – 1:00pm, Student Commons

Join us in Student Commons from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM for Week of Welcome! Drink Boba, play board games, and have the chance to win some cool prizes! 

WEEK OF WELCOME: BREAKFAST FOR DINNER

5:00pm – 7:00pm, Student Commons

Come out for some breakfast foods and grab your own limited Week of Welcome tote filled with school supplies and snacks!

BOSS LADY RETREAT 

RSVP opens Monday January 13th

Space is limited! (12 total spots)

The Boss Lady Retreat is a COMPLETELY FREE overnight, off-campus opportunity to learn more about yourself, hone your leadership skills, and explore the issues facing women as they lead while discussing potential strategies to overcome obstacles.

ALL lodging, meal, transportation, and materials are included with your FREE registration!

We will meet on campus at 11:00am on Saturday, February 1st and arrive back campus between 3:00pm and 3:30pm on Sunday, February 2nd.

This workshop is designed for those who identify as women, but is open to all who are interested in the topic and wish to learn an participate in a respectful conversation.

RSVP HERE!!!

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14th

WEEK OF WELCOME: DO’S AND DONUTS

12:30pm – 2:30pm, Student Commons

Come join the Judicial Branch as they remind students of the parking rules procedures here on campus! 

WEEK OF WELCOME: ESCAPE ROOM

12:00am – 4:00pm, Student Commons

Stop by and try to crack the code to this doomsday escape room. The fastest escape time wins a prize for the whole team!

WEEK OF WELCOME: COOKING CLASS

6:00pm – 8:00pm, Cafe

Think of yourself as a Masterchef? Here is your chance to test your cooking skills with Chef Rov. This is so simple, anyone can do it! 

This event will be limited to the first 30 students. First come, first serve!

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15th

MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MEETING

10:00am – 11:00am, Office of Veteran Success Conference Room (SMC B106B)

Join the Multicultural Affairs Committee for their weekly committee meetings of the Spring 2020 semester! We will be discussing all of their upcoming events and initiatives, brainstorming other academics for the 2020-2021 academic term, and more! Everyone is welcome. They would love to hear your suggestions and ideas

SUSTAINABULL

12:00pm – 2:00pm, Student Commons

Come out to learn about the beverage program that the campus provides for students along with information about how YOU can help the campus become more sustainaBULL!

USFSM STUDY ABROAD INFO SESSIONS

2:00pm – 4:00pm, SMC B222

Come learn about exciting study abroad programs offered through our Global Engagement Office at USFSM! Information sessions will provide an overview of our 7 faculty-led summer 2020 programs and other programs offered via USF system.Learn about available and generous scholarships for students, about individual program structure, courses offered, daily schedule while abroad and more.

Students can stop by GEO (B-222) every Wednesday between 2-4 pm or make an appointment by contacting amela@usf.edu

Deadline for scholarship applications in January 31st!!

WEEK OF WELCOME: STUDENT, STAFF, AND FACUL-TEA PARTY

2:00pm – 4:00pm, Info Commons

The information commons welcomes the entire campus community to join us for an afternoon visit of sipping tea, enjoying homemade baked goods, and making new connections from across campus.

WEEK OF WELCOME: HOUSE PARTY

6:30pm – 9:30pm, Student Commons

Beware of the nightmare on Tamiami Street. Mingle amoung the ghouls with your mocktail straight from the grave. You’re going to have a killer time!

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16th

WEEK OF WELCOME: CHILL-A-THON

12:00pm – 3:00pm, Student Commons

Do you need some me time? Then come chill out in the Student Commons with coloring, stuff-a-plush, and a cereal buffet!

DIPLOMACY: OUR FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE

5:30pm – 6:30pm, Selby Auditorium

Come learn about diplomacy abroad and foreign careers.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17th

WEEK OF WELCOME: AS SEEN ON TV BINGO

5:30pm – 7:30pm, Selby Auditorium

USFSM CAB here with products you do not want to miss! Do you ever see those As Seen On TV products and wonder if they’re as cool as they look? Well wonder no more! Come on out to Selby Auditorium and join CAB in some bingo for a chance to win some awesome stuff!

BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE! Yes, you heard me folks, there’s more! CAB will also be providing a build-your-own Mashed Potato Bar catered by the awesome Chef Rov! Drinks will also be provided. See you there!

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18th

WEEK OF WELCOME: SATURDAY SANDWICH SOCIAL

11:00am – 1:00pm, Student Commons

Saturday classes giving you the blues? Then come out to the student commons to enjoy a free lunch on us as we welcome you back on campus for another semester.