Schedule

Monday - 13 August 2018 (subject to change)

  • Arrival at airport or bus station – (see FAQ's for more information on arriving in Ithaca).
  • PREPARE pre-orientation Check-In
    Location: Townhouse Community Center
    Time: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
    Late Arrival Location: Wendy Purcell Lounge in Robert Purcell Community Center
    Time: 5:00-9:30 pm
  • Escorted Shopping Trip (volunteers will assist students with riding public bus)
    Location: Meet at check-in
    Time: 12:00 pm-3:30 pm
  • Parents' Gathering
    Location: Wendy Purcell Lounge in Robert Purcell Community Center
    3:30pm - 4:30pm
  • Dinner at North Star Dining Hall
    Location: Appel Commons
    Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
  • Casino Night and Games
    Location: Robert Purcell Community Center (RPCC) on lst and 2nd Floor Lounges
    Time: 8:30-10:30 pm

Tuesday - 14 August 2018

  • Breakfast at North Star Dining Hall
    Location: Appel Commons
    Time: 8:00 am - 9:15 am
  • Executive Director's Welcome
    Student Panel on cultural adjustment, banking, residence life & other practical issues as well as an introduction from the Office of the Judicial Administrator and the Cornell Title IX Office
    Location: Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room
    Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Bagged Picnic Lunch
    Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Ithaca Mall Shopping Trip
  • Dinner at North Star Dining Hall
    Location: Appel Commons
    Time: 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
  • Sports Night/ISU Sponsored Trivia Challenge
    Location: Soccer Fields near Appel (6:30-9:00 pm), Badmitton sand pits (6:30-9:00 pm), Helen Newman Bowling Alley (8:15 pm) and Appel Multipurpose Room (8:00 pm)
    Time: See above. Event ends at 10:30 pm

Wednesday - 15 August 2018

  • Breakfast at Trillium
    Location: Kennedy Hall
    Time: 7:00 am - 8:00 am
  • Vice Provost's Welcome and Global Learning Services
    Location: Warren Hall, Room B25 (auditorium)
    Time: 9:30 am - 10:00 am
  • Safety Tips with Cornell Police
    Location: Warren Hall, Room B25 (auditorium)
    Time: 10:00  am- 11:00 am
  • BBQ Picnic
    Location: Taughannock Falls State Park in Trumansburg
    Time: 11:30 am-5:30 pm
  • Dinner at Robert Purcell Marketplace Eatery
    Location: Robert Purcell Community Center
    Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Talent Show Group Song/Dance Rehearsal
    Location: Find a location to practice with your group!

Thursday - 16 August 2018

  • Breakfast at North Star Dining Hall
    Location: Appel Commons
    Time: 8:00-9:15 am
  • Academic Experience Session and Overview of Freshman Writing Seminar
    Location: Klarman Hall Auditorium
    Time: 9:30 am-12:00 pm
  • Lunch
    Location: Trillium in Kennedy Hall
    Time: 12:00-1:45 pm
  • Intergroup Dialogue Project
    Location: Klarman Hall Auditorium
    Time: 2:00-3:00 pm
  • Cornell Health
    Location: Klarman Hall Auditorium
    Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
  • International Dinner and Talent Show
    Location: Robert Purcell Community Center
    Time: 6:00 -10:30 pm

Friday - 17 August 2018