Aug-O Overview

Workshops & Info Sessions

Thursday, August 13

FIRST-YEAR MOVE-IN DAY

Time

Event

Location

8am-6pm

Bookstore is open (Note: Books can only be purchased online; limited capacity in store TBD.)

Slayter Union 2nd floor

9am-7pm

Move-in for first-years (60 students each hour). Aug-O Staff and Football team help move items from parking space into rooms. Parents will move vehicles to parking garage following Move-in drop-off.

Beneath Slayter Union

10:30am-8:30pm

Information Fair - under the Reese Shackelford tent, rain or shine 3 shifts: 10:30-12:30, 2:30-4:30, 6:30-8:30.

Reese Shackelford Commons

9:00pm

Aug-O Groups convene for the first time in their assigned classrooms. Groups are assigned to one classroom that they use throughout Aug-O, which will include 9 first-year students, 1 Aug-O Student Staff member per group.

Various classrooms

9:30-9:45pm

Video Welcome from Susan Kennedy (Chair of the Faculty) and Aug O Students

Via Zoom

10:00pm-1:00am

Mitchell Lock-In - planned by CLIC

Mitchell Athletics Center

Friday, August 14

TRANSFER STUDENT MOVE-IN DAY

AUG-O DAY 1

Time

Event

Location

9:00-9:45am

Health and Safety Protocols for Aug O and the Semester

Assigned classrooms

9:45-10am

Zoom introduction from Title IX Coordinator Stephanie Jackson

Assigned classrooms

10:00-11:00am

Sex Signals - live Webinar, group leaders log in and participate on behalf of their group

Assigned classrooms

11am-11:30am

Sex Signals follow up with group leaders - collect questions from group members and enter them into a Google Form for Stephanie Jackson.

Assigned classrooms, or outdoor location of choice

11:30am-2:00pm

Lunch in Curtis or carry out. Staggered in 3 groups in rotation - Times TBD.

Assigned Classrooms

2:00-3:00pm

Zoom Sexual Respect Q&A with Title IX Coordinator Stephanie Jackson

Assigned Classrooms

3:00-4:30pm

Home Sweet Denison with Residential Communities

Assigned Classrooms

5:00-7:00pm

Curtis and Huffman open for dinner, carry out or dine-in

Curtis and Huffman Dining Halls

7:00-8:00pm

Fireside Chat” with Adam Weinberg - Live Q&A webinar, moderated by Co-Coordinators GiGi Jones ‘21 and Greta Leissa ‘21

Assigned Classrooms

9:00pm - 1:00am

Slayter Sizzle, planned by CLIC

Slayter Union

Saturday, August 15

AUG-O DAY 2

Time

Event

Location

10:00-11:30am

Roommate Agreements with Residential Communities

Assigned classrooms

11:30am-2:00pm

Lunch in Curtis or carry out/Traditions/CLIC Presentation. Staggered in 3 groups in rotation - Times TBD

As determined that day

2:00-3:00pm

Fire Safety - Live Zoom presentation with Granville Fire Chief Casey Curtis, Q&A

Assigned classrooms

3:00-4:30pm

Zoom activity with Knowlton Career Center

Assigned Classrooms

5:00-8:00pm

Curtis Dining Hall open for BBQ/Picnic carry-out dinner, ice cream

Here students will be assigned a new group of 9 with a new group leader and new location for dinner.

10:00pm-12:00am

UPC Trivia Night, organized by CLIC

Reese Shackleford Commons

Sunday, August 16

AUG-O DAY 3

Time

Event

Location

10:00-11:30am

First Community Meeting with Residential Communities

Assigned Classrooms

11:30am-2:00pm

Lunch in Curtis or carry out/TBD. Staggered in 3 groups in rotation - Times TBD

Curtis Dining Hall

2:00-4:30pm

Diversity Programming

Assigned Classrooms

5:00-8:00pm

Curtis and Huffman open for dinner, carry out or dine-in

Curtis and Huffman Dining Halls

10:00pm-1:00am

UPC Movie Night - organized by CLIC

Slayter Union

Monday, August 17

Classes begin.

This schedule is subject to change.

Posted Date 
Friday, July 31, 2020

Contact Us

Phone
Fax
740-587-5651

Mark Moller

Dean of First-Year Students, Director of Advising, Associate Professor of Philosophy

Kate Tull

First-Year Program Coordinator

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