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Week of Welcome

Monday, August 20

Donut Stress the First Day of School!
7:45 a.m.                                   
Buckman Quadrangle

Come grab a donut and some coffee in the quad with the Student Activities Council!  

First Generation Student Panel
4:00-5:00 p.m.            
Spain Auditorium

First in your family to attend college? Not sure how to navigate it or what to do? Don’t worry! We are here for you! Be sure to attend this session to receive help, resources, and the motivation needed to reach out for what you will need to succeed here at CBU!

Math Placement Exam 
4:15 p.m.                                            
Cooper Wilson 324

Lasallian College Welcome Social
4:30 p.m.                                            
Buckman Quadrangle

The First Maurelian Monday
7:00 p.m.                                            
Maurelian Lounge

Maurelian Monday is a CBU tradition. Every Monday all first year students are invited to 1) Meet fellow students, faculty, and staff 2) Learn about CBU services and traditions (beyond Maurelian Mondays!) and 3) Pick up a few tips and tricks to be more successful this year! Don’t just come to this one, come to all of them!

Tuesday, August 21

Student Raffle!
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Alfonso Foyer

Be sure to swing by the Student Activities Council booth in the foyer during lunch to put your name in the student raffle for the opportunity to win prizes and gift cards!

Women’s Soccer vs Trevecca Nazarene (scrimmage)
5:00 p.m.                                
Signaigo Soccer Field

Women’s Volleyball vs Rhodes (scrimmage)
5:00 p.m.                                
Canale Arena

Wednesday, August 22

Student Success Center Open House
1:00-4:30 p.m.
Thomas Center Room 50 (just around the corner from the bookstore)

Come check out the new headquarters for academic success and Lasallian College. Find out about mentoring, tutoring, academic workshops, and check out the new study space.

Minute to Win It!
6:00-7:00 p.m.
Sabbatini Lounge 

Join your fellow Bucs for a night full of mingling and competing with Minute to Win It Games! Event sponsored by the Student Activities Council.

Know the Standard!
7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.     
University Theater

Calling all Greek Organizations! Knowing the standard is an important part of the college experience! Here you will learn, discuss, and ask questions about the expectations CBU has for students regarding bystander intervention, and the Social and Alcohol policies. Be sure to bring yourself and all your members! The organization that has the most active members present will receive a $100 donation to their philanthropy. Event sponsored by SAE & Student Life.

Thursday, August 23

Math Placement Exam 
1:30 p.m.                                            
Cooper Wilson 324

Last chance!

Tie Dye
3:00-5:00 p.m.                        
Buckman Quadrangle

Love Tie-dying? Say no more! Join the Student Activities Council in the Quad for an opportunity to personalize your own items! White shirts will be provided, but are on a first come first serve basis, so be sure to arrive quick or bring something of your own to tie dye!

Academic Convocation
5:00 p.m.                                            
University Theater

The Convocation is the opening ceremony of the 2018-19 Academic Year and is open to students, faculty, staff, board members, and emeriti. Featured speakers will include President Smarrelli, SGA President Megan Wilson ('19), and Dr. Randel Price (Chemical Engineering). Also on the agenda are the presentations of the following:

  • Distinguished Lasallian Educator Award
  • Academic Advising Awards
  • CARL Awards
  • Endowed Academic Chairs
  • Faculty Rank and Tenure
  • Dr. Marguerite Cooper Award
  • CBU Spirit Awards
  • CBU Lasallian Fellows Class of 2019

Friday, August 24

Women’s Volleyball vs Maryville
9:00 a.m.                                 
Canale Arena

September of Service Kick Off
11:00 a.m.                               
Buckman Quad

The kickoff of CBU's September of Service: 30 Days of Good Deeds. There will be fun, music, a chance for our students to sign up for SOS events, and so much more!

Senior Kick Off
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Sabbatini Lounge

Seniors, stop by for information on important dates you need to know about your senior year, and enjoy free tailgate-style food and beverages.

ASCE Student Chapter Showcase
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.                         
Speer Pedestrian Plaza

SAC Pool Party
4:00-6:00 p.m.                        
Canale Pool

Exhausted from your first week of school? Come kick back and relax with the Student Activities Council! Food trucks may make an appearance, so be sure to bring your appetite!

Women’s Volleyball vs Kentucky Wesleyan
7:00 p.m.                                            
Canale Arena

Fun Dance!
7:00 p.m.                                            
Sabbatini Lounge

Hosted by Gadomski School of Engineering! Come on out for an evening full of fun dancing! From line dancing to square dancing, to all of the above! You won’t want to miss this opportunity!

Saturday, August 25

Welcome Back with a Splash with Voices United!
12:00-3:00 p.m.           
Canale Pool

Calling all students, faculty, and staff: come out and enjoy some poolside snacks and chats with Voices United! Voices United is a student organization that works to support immigration advocacy & our CBU Dreamers! Be sure to grab a friend and attend! All are welcome! 

Kappa Sigma Pool Party
3:00 p.m.                                            
Canale Pool

Bowling with Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
3:00 p.m.                                            
Billy Hardwick’s All Star Lanes

Men’s Soccer vs Cumberland (Scrimmage)
4:00 p.m.                                            
Signaigo Soccer Field

Women’s Volleyball vs Arkansas-Monticello
9:00 a.m.                                 
Canale Arena

Volleyball vs Pittsburg State
7:00 p.m.                                             
Canale Arena