Week of Welcome

  • Monday, August 23

    Countdown to Homecoming
    11am-2pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    Come celebrate the countdown to Homecoming Week.


    Campus Life's Fun in the Sun
    12-3pm • Parking Lot 2 (BBC)
    go.fiu.edu/fununderthesuninfo


    CSE Panthers Connect Challenge Kickoff
    2-3:30pm
    go.fiu.edu/panthersconnectinfo


    SGA Senate Meeting
    4-6pm • GC 150 (MMC) / WUC 155 (BBC)
    go.fiu.edu/SGASenateinfo
    go.fiu.edu/senatemonday


    FIU at I-75 WOW Fall 2021
    4-6pm • Ground Floor (FIU at I-75)

    Panthers! Join us for WOW Fall 2021 and get FREE snacks, beverages & FIU swag! Supplies limited.

  • Tuesday, August 24

    Multifaith
    11am-2pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    Come learn about the Multifaith Council


    Keep Cool with the Wolfe Pack
    12-2pm • Panther Square (BBC)

    Learn about all the services, resources and opportunities available at Wolfe University Center, free popsicles!


    CTD Envision Your Semester: Vision Board
    2-3pm
    go.fiu.edu/visionboard

    Vision Boarding is a great way to put your thoughts, goals, and values into action. Join us for a guided session on how to set career and personal goals through visual collages. Your vision board can help you reflect on interests, achievements, short-term goals, and long term goals for your personal and professional development. No artistic talent needed!


    Journalism+Media Extravaganza
    3-7pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    Giveaways, learn about the South Florida Media Network, FIU's student news organization that was awarded the 2020 EPPY for Best College-Produced Website, a top award in student journalism, and Newsbreak, our daily live newscast. Also, See award-winning videos produced by FIU students.


    FIU at I-75 WOW Fall 2021
    4-6:30pm • Ground Floor (FIU at I-75)

    Panthers! Join us for WOW Fall 2021 and get FREE snacks, beverages & FIU swag! Supplies limited.


    SPC-MMC Who's Got Game
    7-9pm • GC Ballrooms (MMC)

  • Wednesday, August 25

    SPC-MMC Explores the Stars
    11am-2pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    This event will be centered around the aspects of the long-distance future and outer space exploration. For the people returning for a new year, or for people resuming physically after potentially over a year away from campus. You can expect activities like space corn hole, and alien fishing. Giveaways and space food provided as well.


    WUC ‘s Feels Good to be Back, Donut
    11:30am-1pm • Panther Square (BBC)

    Learn about all the services, resources and opportunities available at Wolfe University Center, free donuts!


    Campus Life’s Find Your Vibe
    1-2pm
    go.fiu.edu/findyourvibeinfo


    FIU at I-75 WOW Fall 2021
    4-6:30pm • Ground Floor (FIU at I-75)

    Panthers! Join us for WOW Fall 2021 and get FREE snacks, beverages & FIU swag! Supplies limited.


    Recreation’s RecFest
    4-7pm • Wellness and Recreation Center (MMC)

    Find out about all of the resources available at the WRC


    FSL’s Greek BBQ
    6-9pm • GC Betty Chapman Plaza (MMC)

    The Fraternity and Sorority Life office will host the annual Greek BBQ  during the Week of Welcome. We invite you to come out to enjoy good food, giveaways, and good vibes. During the event you will have the opportunity to get to know our active members from 29 chapters and learn about their values/missions and how to become a member!

  • Thursday, August 26

    Sophomore Takeover by SLD & OFP
    10am-2pm • Panther Square (BBC)
    go.fiu.edu/takeover

    Calling all Sophomores! Don't miss Sophomore Takeover at BBC! Register today and don't miss your chance to win incredible giveaways, tour the Wolfe University Center, and meet amazing FIU student leaders! See you there!


    Campus Life’s Bonanza
    11am-2pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    Come join Campus Life in the GC Pit for free Nitrogen Ice cream and Custom Wire writing! We have swag and lots of information to give out about our events and programs for the fall semester!


    VMA’s We've Got Your Six
    12:30-2pm • TWR 100 (MMC)
    go.fiu.edu/gotyoursixinfo


    Women's Center Women's Equality Day Panel
    12:30-2:30pm • GC 243 (MMC)
    go.fiu.edu/equalitydaypanelinfo


    College Life Coaching 101
    1-2pm • GC Panther Suite (MMC)
    go.fiu.edu/coachinginfo


    HR & CTD’s Want to Work on Campus? Learn about Opportunities
    2-3pm
    go.fiu.edu/workoncampus

    Join FIU Human Resources and Career & Talent Development as we show students how to find and apply for jobs on campus. Explore FIU Careers at https://hr.fiu.edu/prospective-employees/ and bring your questions to this session.


    SPC-MMC x Homecoming Day on the Lawn
    2-5pm • EC Lawns / EC Pit (EC)

    At this event during the week of welcome students will have the ability to kick back and be welcomed by the new school year. This event will have activities and giveaways provided by SPC and Homecoming. There will be an ice cream bar and other food.


    Financial Wellness Program 101
    3-4pm • GC Panther Suite (MMC)

    Come by and meet the Financial Wellness Program team and learn about their services and resources. You can also test your financial decision-making and there will be surprises.


    CTD’s Pin Your Personality
    3:30-6pm • GC Pit (MMC)

    Come meet members the Career and Talent Development team, learn about what we can offer you including Handshake tips, future career fairs, and our one on one appointments. Also come learn about the personality and interest assessments that we have available.


    That's So Queer: Meet the Pride Student Union
    4-5pm
    instagram.com/fiupridecenter / instagram.com/fiupsu

    Tune into @fiupridecenter and @fiupsu to meet members of the PSU and hear about their plans for the upcoming semester.


    FIU at I-75 WOW Fall 2021
    4-6:30pm • Ground Floor (FIU at I-75)

    Panthers! Join us for WOW Fall 2021 and get FREE snacks, beverages & FIU swag! Supplies limited.


    NPHC Stroll Off
    7-9pm • Panther Plaza. (BBC)

    Please note the location is Panther Plaza Rain or Shine not the ballrooms. The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) Yard Show is an annual fall welcome event consisting of each sorority and fraternity under the NPHC. Each is allotted a time slot where they can showcase their chapter's history through steps, strolls, chants, and hops. This event allows the FIU community and incoming students to be introduced to the rich history and significance of Historically Black Greek Lettered Organizations. Please follow us on IG for more information @fiunphc @fiufsl

  • Friday, August 27

    Social Justice Summit
    9:30am-5pm • WUC Ballrooms / Theater (BBC)
    go.fiu.edu/socialjusticesummitinfo


    Student Media’s Get the Scoop
    2-4pm • PCA 180 (MMC)

    Meet the team of the student run newspaper and radio station and learn how you can be involved!


    OFP’s Panther Camp Online
    4pm 8/27- 10pm 8/28
    go.fiu.edu/pcamp

    Panther Camp is a great way for you to meet other new students before you start your FIU experience. If you enjoy having fun, meeting exciting people and love to take advantage of a great opportunity then Panther Camp is for you!


    BSU Open Mic Night
    7-10pm • GC Ballrooms (MMC)

    BSU's annual Open Mic Night Is back on Friday, August 27th! Students can expect a fun night filled with live performances by their fellow panthers and some awesome giveaways!

  • Saturday, August 28

    FIU at I-75 WOW Fall 2021
    11:30am-1:30pm • Ground Floor (FIU at I-75)

    Panthers! Join us for WOW Fall 2021 and get FREE snacks, beverages & FIU swag! Supplies limited.


    SGA Welcome Pool Party
    2-4:30pm • Bayview Pool (BBC)
    go.fiu.edu/SGAwelcomeinfo

Legend:
BSU - Black Student Union
CSE - Center for Student Engagement
CTD - Career and Talent Development
FSL - Fraternity and Sorority Life
MGC - Multicultural Greek Council
NPHC - National Pan-Hellenic Council
OFP - Orientation and Family Programs
SGA - Student Government Association
SLD - Student Life and Development
SPC - Student Programming Council
VMA - Veteran and Military Affairs
WUC - Wolfe University Center

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