Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Time Items
All day
 
7am
Zumba Class

Zumba Class

Tue Sep 20, 7:00 AM to 7:50 AM

Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue

Zumba focuses on hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow movements to create a unique fitness workout that will blow you away. This class features calorie-burning activties, bodyenergizing moves, and interval training with fast and slow rhythms combined with resistance training. Add Latin flavor and slow rhythms combined with resistance training. Add Latin flavor and international zest and you have Zumba! It’s not just a workout; it’s a party. No specific level of fitness and no dance background required.

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09/20/2016 - 7:00am to 7:50am
Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue
 
8am
 
 
 
Transfer Student Pre-Registration Meeting

Transfer Student Pre-Registration Meeting

Tue Sep 20, 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

Stuart Hall Room 104, 5835 South Greenwood Avenue

College advisers will meet with transfer students to introduce the advising system and begin to prepare for course registration. Note: For transfer students, this meeting replaces the Required Pre-Registration Group Meeting #2. Attendance at this session is required to prepare for registration.

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09/20/2016 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Stuart Hall Room 104, 5835 South Greenwood Avenue
 
9am
 
 
Required Pre-Registration Group Meeting #2: Preparing for Registration

Required Pre-Registration Group Meeting #2: Preparing for Registration

Tue Sep 20, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

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.

Academic Advisers and O-Aides will share information about selecting autumn courses, constructing a class schedule, and planning for your individual registration appointment. Attendance at this session is required to prepare for registration.

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09/20/2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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
 
Campus Life Meeting: RISE Together, Part II

Campus Life Meeting: RISE Together, Part II

Tue Sep 20, 10:30 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 meeting will build upon small group conversations from Part I, engaging students in dialogue about their individual and collective responsibility for shaping community expectations, with particular focus on skill-building for Bystander Intervention. Students will also receive valuable campus resources related to civility, diversity, and community standards.

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09/20/2016 - 10:30am 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.
 
12pm
 
Music Department Performance Program Open House

Music Department Performance Program Open House

Tue Sep 20, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

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

This open house/information session provides the opportunity to meet some of the ensemble directors and many of the student musicians active in the Music Department Performance Program. Learn about the wealth of musical opportunities available on campus: two orchestras, a wind ensemble, four choirs, various specialty ensembles (which focus on early music, Middle Eastern music, South Asian music, and more), as well as programs in piano, chamber music, and vocal studies. Hear excerpts of recent concerts, browse through recent concert programs, talk with student musicians, and ask questions.

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09/20/2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Penthouse, 915 East 60th Street
 
 
 
Language and Placement Test Consultations

Language and Placement Test Consultations

Tue Sep 20, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

Schedules and locations will be distributed at the Required Pre-Registration Meeting #2.

Confer with faculty consultants if you have concerns about your placement test results, wish to be evaluated in a language that did not have an online placement test, or have any other questions related to language study. Times, locations, and contact information for individual languages will be distributed at the Required Pre-Registration Meeting #2. (Additional consultations held on 9/21.)

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09/20/2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Schedules and locations will be distributed at the Required Pre-Registration Meeting #2.
 
Discover Jewish Learning with Sinai Scholars

Discover Jewish Learning with Sinai Scholars

Tue Sep 20, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Rohr Chabad Center, 5700 South Woodlawn Avenue

Sinai Scholars is a unique internship learning program for students. Drop in for special info on this unique program.

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09/20/2016 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Rohr Chabad Center, 5700 South Woodlawn Avenue
 
2pm
 
 
Overviews of the Core

Overviews of the Core

Tue Sep 20, 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

The College’s Core provides an introduction to the tools of inquiry used in every discipline to establish the habits of mind and the critical, analytic, and writing skills that are expected of an educated, well-informed member of modern society. As these requirements cross a number of disciplines, both qualitative and quantitative in nature, these sessions will consist of two parts, with faculty representing different Collegiate divisions addressing both meetings. 

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09/20/2016 - 2:30pm to 5:30pm
 
6pm
 
 
 
Resident Masters' Activities Night

Resident Masters' Activities Night

Tue Sep 20, 6:00 PM

Locations and times will be announced at your House meeting on Saturday night

This night has been set aside for activities that allow you to connect to other students in your Residence Hall and is hosted by the Resident Masters. This is your introduction to the recreational, cultural, and educational programs your building staff will offer in the upcoming year. Your Resident Masters’ Activity or Community Activity will be announced during the House Meeting on Saturday, September 17. 

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09/20/2016 - 6:00pm
Locations and times will be announced at your House meeting on Saturday night
 
9pm
 
O-Week FEF Fest

O-Week FEF Fest

Tue Sep 20, 9:00 PM

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

Come join Fire Escape Films for our O-Week FEF Fest! We’ll be showing some great studentmade short films to celebrate the beginning of the new school year and to welcome the class of 2020 to the club!

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09/20/2016 - 9:00pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Hall, 915 East 60th Street