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Student Orientation

 

Academic Department Graduate Welcome Events

August 23–27, 2013

Studio Art Department
Thursday, August 29, 4:15 pm–6:00 pm, Reinhardt Alumni House
Welcome Reception, light refreshments will be served. New students will meet art faculty, staff, and current students.

Computer Science
Tuesday, August 27, 10:30 am–12:30 pm, CPM 206
Welcome, orientation, and individual advising.

Dance
Tuesday, August 27, 10:00 am–3:00 pm, Richards Lodge 106

10:00 am-11:00 pm, All graduate students meeting
11:00 am-12:00 pm, TA/GA meeting in
12:00-12:30 pm, refreshments with faculty
12:30-2:00 pm, Welcome Barbeque for graduate students, Strike Plaza, Rothwell Center

1:30 pm–3:00 pm, Advising appointments (as necessary) for graduate students (Richards Lodge)

Education

Teacher Education Program
Friday, August 23
All day retreat at NatureBridge.
Check with program coordinator for more details.

Early Childhood Ed/Infant Mental Health
Monday, August 26
All-day orientation at the Children' School. Check with program coordinator for more details.

Early Childhood Ed/Infant Mental Health
Tuesday, August 27, 9:00 am–12:00 pm, Education Bldg. Rm. 101
A “mini-retreat” to introduce students to each other as well as to the culture and climate of the program.

Educational Leadership
Tuesday, August 27, 5:00 pm–7:00 pm, Education Bldg. Rm. 101
Introduction to faculty, staff and fellow students. Introduction to program and overarching themes. Discussion of a pre-assigned text.

English Graduate Programs
MA in Literature, MFA in Creative Writing, MFA in Book Art & Creative Writing

Tuesday, August 27
10:30 am–12:30 pm, Bender Room

Introduction to graduate studies in the English Department, breakout by program, faculty speakers.

2:00 pm–3:00 pm, CPM 106
Studio orientation specifically for students in the MFA in Book Art & Creative Writing program.

MBA, MBA/MA, and MBA/MPP

Saturday, August 24, 9:45 am-6:00 pm
Lorry I Lokey Graduate School of Business
Introduction to the program, team building, career services

Tuesday, August 27, 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Lorry I Lokey Graduate School of Business
Day two of MBA Program orientation. Library Resources/IT Presentation; GSB Basics Presentation; “Tips for Success” Lunch/Student Panel; Reflections: "What We Mean by Socially Responsible Business.”

Masters in Public Policy
Tuesday, August 27, from 10:00 am–4:00 pm, Reinhardt Hall
Welcome and introduction of cohort and faculty. MPP Program curriculum discussion, career development presentation and MPP building orientation.

Music
Tuesday, August 27, 5:30 pm
Music Building, Concert Hall
Welcome reception, light refreshments will be served. New students will introduce themselves and meet faculty, staff, and current students.

Post-Bac Pre-Medical
Monday, August 26, 9:00 am
Natural Sciences Building
Orientation; check with program coordinator for more details.


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Overview

New Student Orientation

Weeks of Welcome

Student Clubs

Student Leadership and Mills of Color Awards

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Contact Information

Office of Student Activities
Rothwell Center

P: 510.430.2184
F: 510.430.3235
E: activities@mills.edu

Last Updated: 8/23/13