Sunday, September 18, 2016

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8am
Worship With Holy Communion

Worship With Holy Communion

Sun Sep 18, 8:15 AM to 9:30 AM

Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park, 5550 South Woodlawn Avenue

Join us for Sunday morning worship. All are welcome - come as you are. The 8:15 service is more meditative in nature, and the 10:45 service is more formal with a choir. Between the services, at 9:30, there will be a coffee hour where you have the chance to meet the Lutheran campus minister and some of our current students

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09/18/2016 - 8:15am to 9:30am
Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park, 5550 South Woodlawn Avenue
 
9am
 
Campus Life Meeting: City Life (Service, Social Change, and Civic Engagement(

Campus Life Meeting: City Life (Service, Social Change, and Civic Engagement(

Sun Sep 18, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Please go to the room designated on your appointment card. If you lose your appointment card, you can reprint it from the Incoming Students pagelet under the Orientation tab at my.uchicago.edu.

This multi-media session will provide you with helpful tips on how to navigate the city and ways to take full advantage of the amazing resources it has to offer to you as a UChicago student AND as a Chicago resident; give you an orientation to the city’s geography and its history of social change; and offer suggestions and advice from students and community leaders on how to integrate civic engagement (community service, social justice, advocacy and activism, community organizing, philanthropy, social entrepreneurship, youth and community engagement, and much more!) into your academic lives

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09/18/2016 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Please go to the room designated on your appointment card. If you lose your appointment card, you can reprint it from the Incoming Students pagelet under the Orientation tab at my.uchicago.edu.
 
10am
Orthodox Christian Divine Liturgy

Orthodox Christian Divine Liturgy

Sun Sep 18, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Sacred Heart, 1421 East 53rd Street

Come join us for the weekly Divine Liturgy, our Eucharistic celebration of the resurrection of Christ. The service is sung with beautiful traditional hymns and psalms, and uses icons and incense, engaging all the senses to worship with deep wonder and joy. We always have a small meal afterwards and great fellowship. Come join us if you are Orthodox Christian or if you are searching and want to explore the Orthodox faith. Our community is mostly drawn from the campus; it is a good place to meet other students and faculty. 

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09/18/2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Sacred Heart, 1421 East 53rd Street
 
12pm
Hillel Bagel Brunch and Open House

Hillel Bagel Brunch and Open House

Sun Sep 18, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 South Woodlawn Avenue

Swing by Hillel for an opportunity to tour our building and learn about the variety of Jewish opportunities on campus. Meet student leaders and staff and enjoy a nosh. Parents who come by during this event will receive a free t-shirt!

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09/18/2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 South Woodlawn Avenue
 
Café Shira Goes Free with Bagels and Lox

Café Shira Goes Free with Bagels and Lox

Sun Sep 18, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Rohr Chabad Center, 5700 South Woodlawn Avenue

Café Shira is the best-kept secret on campus. Discover this amazing café, at the Chabad Jewish Center, with good vibes. 

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09/18/2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Rohr Chabad Center, 5700 South Woodlawn Avenue
 
Lunch

Lunch

Sun Sep 18, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Baker Dining Commons: Campus North Bartlett Dining Commons: Max Palevsky, Snell-Hitchcock, and Stony Island Cathey Dining Commons: Burton-Judson, Granville-Grossman, and International House

Rejoin your family for lunch in your assigned dining commons. Students will access the dining commons with their UChicago Card. Family members will need the wristbands they received on Saturday at check-in (additional guests may pay the lunch cash rate of $11.15 plus tax at the door).

The following wristband colors are for Sunday lunch only:
Baker Dining Commons = Blue
Bartlett Dining Commons = Pink
Cathey Dining Commons = Green

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09/18/2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Baker Dining Commons: Campus North , Bartlett Dining Commons: Max Palevsky, Snell-Hitchcock, and Stony Island , Cathey Dining Commons: Burton-Judson, Granville-Grossman, and International House
 
3pm
 
Opening Convocation

Opening Convocation

Sun Sep 18, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue(Parent and Family Viewing Location Outside in Harper Quadrangle, Behind Harper Memorial Library, 1116 East 59th Street)

After bidding their parents and families farewell, students will join their peers in Rockefeller Chapel for the College’s formal welcome—the Opening Convocation. This longstanding tradition includes a welcome by Elizabeth Davenport, Dean of Rockefeller Chapel; music from the University’s Motet Choir; the presentation of the Class of 2020 and entering transfer students by Jim Nondorf, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Advancement and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, to Robert J.

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09/18/2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, (Parent and Family Viewing Location Outside in Harper Quadrangle, Behind Harper Memorial Library, 1116 East 59th Street)
 
4pm
 
Bagpipe Procession Through the Main Quad

Bagpipe Procession Through the Main Quad

Sun Sep 18, 4:00 PM

Following the Opening Convocation, students will join faculty and administrators as they process out of Rockefeller Chapel to Hull Gate where they will be welcomed by members of the UChicago community. Parents and families will line the procession route to cheer their students on. Students will proceed to the Class of 2020 Photo and parents and families will join the administrators and staff at the Family Reception in Hutchinson Courtyard.

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09/18/2016 - 4:00pm
 
 
Immediately Following Bagpipe Procession: Class of 2020 Photo

Immediately Following Bagpipe Procession: Class of 2020 Photo

Sun Sep 18, 4:00 PM

Students will congregate for the official Class of 2020 Photo and a welcome by Student Government. This is an opportunity to gather as a class and meet new classmates. Note: Following the Class of 2020 Photo, Residence Hall security protocols will return to normal. Please make sure to bring your UChicago Cards with you to the Opening Convocation.

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09/18/2016 - 4:00pm
 
5pm
Roman Catholic Mass

Roman Catholic Mass

Sun Sep 18, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Calvert House, 5735 South University Avenue

Join the Roman Catholic community on campus for mass and refreshments. Meet fellow students and learn more about the ministries offered by Calvert House.

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09/18/2016 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Calvert House, 5735 South University Avenue
 
7pm
 
 
Logan Center O-Party!

Logan Center O-Party!

Sun Sep 18, 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Penthouse, 915 East 60th Street

Lights! Arts! O-Party! Join us at the Logan Center to experience one of the most anticipated events of the year. Dance to the sounds of Dirt Red Brass Band, laugh to the comedy of Occam’s Razor and watch some of the best films by Fire Escape. Grab some free snacks from Chicago’s favorite food trucks before competing in a Smash Mario Bros grand tournament for prizes and a chance at the title. Join friends in the photo booth or make new friends while painting our larger than life coloring book!

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09/18/2016 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Penthouse, 915 East 60th Street