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Week of Welcome Events

August 29, 2021

Events with a πŸ’™ are free.

College Success Strategies Presentation | 10–11 a.m. πŸ’™
This is an overview of academic resources on campus and how students can be successful in their coursework.

Honors College First-Year Orientation | 10–11 a.m. πŸ’™
This is an orientation for all new students in the Honors College.

Orientation Help Desk | 10 a.m.–2 p.m. πŸ’™
Team Maine and our friendly team from Admissions will be standing by to answer all your questions, provide campus, tours, and much more. Check them out in the Memorial Union lobby.

Orientation Group Meetings | Noon–1 p.m. πŸ’™
Meet up with your orientation groups from this summer.
Location: Front Steps of Fogler Library

Coaster Painting | 1–p.m. πŸ’™
Grab a set of coasters and your paintbrushes for this fun event before the first day of class. We will have a live painter joining us. All materials are provided by the Center for Student Involvement.
Location: Memorial Union

Planetarium Shows | Various Times
Step into space with these astronomy shows. Register here:
12:30 p.m.: Asteroid: Mission Extreme
2 p.m.: Asteroid: Mission Extreme
4 p.m.: Coldplay: A Sky Full of Stars

School of Performing Arts Welcome | 4_6 p.m. πŸ’™
This is welcome is for all students who are in the School of Performing Arts.
Location: Minsky Recital Hall

Visit the Student Life website for details of all the events planned for the Week of Welcome.


August 29, 2021
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University of Maine
160 College Ave.
Orono, ME 04469 United States