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Vol 40  No 2
August 30, 2007



In Brief

Letter to the Editor

News & Notes


Out and About

Papers & Presentations


Student View
- Getting a fresh start
- Dollars and common sense

Next issue:
Sept. 20, 2007

Questions? Comments?
E-mail our editor.


Monday, Sept. 3

Noon-12:30 p.m.
Field House Registration. It’s the biggest, highest energy event of the year! This is the critical first event, where you get broken into groups of 25.

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Field House Group Meetings

1:30-2:15 p.m.
Field House Welcoming Ceremonies

2:15-3 p.m.
Field House Athletic Event

3-4:30 p.m.
PE Gym and Field House. The “O” Games

4:30-5:30 p.m.
Inco Innovation Centre and Science Building Successful Sessions

5:30-6:30 p.m.
Court Yard and Field House. Photo ID Session and Barbecue

6:30-8 p.m.
Field House Tour of The Works

8 p.m.-Midnight
The Breezeway Rogers Big Bad Breezeway Bash-Surprise Event

Tuesday, Sept. 4

9:30-10 a.m.
University Centre Registration and Group Meetings

10 a.m.-Noon
St. John’s Campus Crash Course Tour

Noon-1 p.m.
PE Gym Welcome Luncheon: Make the Most Out Of Memorial

1-2 p.m.
Inco Innovation Centre and Science Building. Money Matters

2-3 p.m.
Various Classrooms Around Campus Faculty Meetings

3:30-4:30 p.m.
PE Gym Closing Ceremonies

5-7 p.m.
PE Gym Student Loan Distribution

7-9:30 p.m.
Hatcher House Bus Tour/Scavenger Hunt


Thursday, Aug. 30

1:30-3:30 p.m.
Non-Traditional Students Orientation (Conference Room AS 275)

Sunday, Sept. 2

10 a.m.
Residence Opens for All First-Year Students

1-3 p.m.
Parents’ Orientation Sponsored By Resolve (Fine Arts Atrium)

6:30 p.m.
Welcome Meeting for Residence Students (Food Court)

Monday, Sept. 3

8:30-9 a.m.
Kit Distribution and Group Assignment (Gym, then proceed to Food Court)

9-9:30 a.m.
Morning Snack (Food Court)

9:30- 10:30 a.m.
Coca Cola’s Grenfell Greetings (Gymnasium)

10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Parents’ Orientation Sponsored By Resolve (Fine Arts Atrium)

10:30-10:55 a.m.
Pepsi Centre Tour (Pepsi Centre)

10:55 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Star Taxi’s Welcome Show (Pepsi Centre Meeting Room)

12-1 p.m.
Free barbecue (GCSU Lawn)

1-2 p.m.
Grenfell’s Photo Adventure Tour (SWGC Campus)

2-3 p.m.
The Orientation Group Challenge (Gymnasium)

4-5 p.m.
NL/Canada Culture Talk (International and Out-of-Province Students only)

9-12 p.m.
Beach Dance Party (Food Court)

Tuesday, Sept. 4

9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Free Time: Academic Advising, Book Purchases, Pay Fees, Campus Cards

12-1 p.m.
Twoonie Lunch (Food Court)

1-3 p.m.
Grenfell 101 Sponsored by Alumni Affairs (Fine Arts Theatre)

4-6 p.m.
Department Store Tour (New International Students Only)

6-7 p.m.
Free Swim (Arts and Culture Centre)

8-10 p.m.
Sexual Health Night Sponsored by Our Pleasure (Food Court)


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