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Welcome Back and BuilderFest events for the 2017 Academic Year!

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Builder Camp Schedule 2017 

Wednesday, August 9th 

  • 8:00 a.m. Full Breakfast, Café (OL’s and Staff)
  • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Registration Opens (Mossman Hall)
  • 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. First Year Student Move-In (Mossman & Residence Hall)
  • 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Family Farewell (Richardson Performing Arts Center)
  • 5:00 p.m. New Builder Meeting (Roy L. Smith Student Center, Dining Hall)
  • 6:30 p.m. Team Ice breakers - Various Locations
  • 8:00 p.m. Opening Session (Richardson Performing Arts Center)
  • 9:00 p.m. Reality Check Game Show (Richardson Performing Arts Center)
  • 10:30 p.m. Hall Meeting (Guys - RPAC, Girls - Dining Hall)
  • 12:00 a.m. Lights out! 

Thursday, August 10th 

  • 8:00 a.m. Roll Call (Team locations)
  • 8:15 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
  • 9:30 a.m. Small Group Mentoring (Team Locations)
  • 10:45 a.m. Introduction to College (Small group sessions)
 

Purple 

White 

Silver 

Black 

10:45-11:15 

Diversity 

Diversity 

Consent 

Financial Aid 

11:15-11:45 

Diversity 

Diversity 

Financial Aid 

Consent 

11:45-12:15 

Lunch 

Lunch 

Diversity 

Diversity 

12:15-12:45 

Lunch 

Lunch 

Diversity 

Diversity 

12:45-1:15 

Consent 

Financial Aid 

Lunch 

Lunch 

1:15-1:45 

Financial Aid 

Consent 

Lunch 

Lunch 

  • 1:45 p.m. Skit Practice (Team Locations)
  • 2:45 p.m. Introduction to College (Small group sessions)
 

Purple & White Women 

Purple & White Men 

Black & Silver Women 

Black & Silver Men 

2:45-3:15

Bystander

Wellness 101

Bystander

Academics

3:15-3:45

Bystander

Academics

Bystander

Wellness 101

3:45-4:15

Academics

Bystander

Wellness 101

Bystander

4:15-4:45

Wellness 101

Bystander

Academics

Bystander

4:45-5:15

Dinner

Dinner

Luggage & Load

Luggage & Load

5:15-6:00

Luggage & Load

Luggage & Load

Dinner

Dinner

  • 6:00 p.m. Leave for Camp
  • 10:00 p.m. Arrive at Camp
  • 12:00 a.m. Lights Out 

Friday, August 11th 

  • 8:00 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
  • 9:00 a.m. Builder Olympics (Basketball courts and grass area)
  • 11:30 a.m. Skit Practice (Team Locations)
  • 12:30 p.m. Lunch (Dining Hall)
  • 1:30 p.m. Freshman Freedom
  • 5:00 p.m. Roll Call & Dinner (Dining Hall)
  • 6:00 p.m. Class and Team Picture
  • 6:30 p.m. Small group mentoring
  • 7:30 p.m. Skit Practice (Team Location)
  • 8:30 p.m. Skit Presentations (Dining Hall)
  • 9:30 p.m. Bathroom Break and Bonfire Processional (Dining Hall)
  • 10:00 p.m. Bonfire (Worship Center and Party Barn)
  • 12:00 a.m. Lights out 

Saturday, August 12th 

  • 7:30 a.m. Buses arrive – load luggage
  • 8:00 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
  • 9:00 a.m. Leave for Southwestern
  • 1:00 p.m. Arrive@ Southwestern College
  • 1:00 p.m. Lunch in Dining Hall (lunch ends @ 2:30 p.m.)
  • 3:00p.m. New Fall Transfers & Returner Athlete check-in
  • 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Pizza Party (Farney Plaza) 

Sunday, 08/13/2017

  • Freshmen Workday @ Winfield, Kansas

Monday, 08/14/2017

  • 9:30 pm  – Capture the Flag @ Library Lawn

Tuesday, 08/15/2017

  • 11 am – 1 pm – International Student Orientation @ Wroten Hall
  • 11 am – 1 pm – Minute to Win It @ Java Jinx
  • 5 pm – 7 pm – Performing Arts Division – “eat, Meet, and GREET” @Cafeteria (1st Year Performing Arts students only)
  • 7 pm and after – 9 Lives Storm the Dorm @Wallingford Hall (Open to all)
  • 8:30 pm – Grocery Bingo @Cafeteria

Wednesday, 08/16/2017

  • 11 am - 1pm – Education Department Goat Petting Zoo @ Wallingford Lawn
  • 11:30 am - 1:30pm – Business, Accounting and Sports Management Majors Orientation @ Mossman 108
  • Noon – Division of Natural Science & Mathematics, Communication, Computer Science and English Game Day @ Cafeteria
  • 4 pm – 6 pm – Performing Arts Departmental Orientations Music @ Darbeth 2nd floor Center Meeting Room, Theatre @Darbeth 105 (1st Year Performing Arts Majors only)
  • 8:00 pm – Wednesday Night Jams @ Stir & Bustle

Thursday, 08/17/2017

  • 11 am – 1pm – Social Sciences Majors and Minors Orientation@ Mossman 101 (includes History, Psychology, Philosophy & Religion, Leadership, and Political Science/Criminal Justice for 1st year & Athlete Transfers only)
  • 11 am – 1pm – Communications, Computer Science and English Orientation Luncheon@ Christy 206
  • 2 pm – 4 pm – Performing Arts Departmental Orientations Music @ Darbeth 2nd floor Center Meeting Room, Theatre @Darbeth 105 (1st Year Performing Arts Majors Only)
  • 5 pm – 6 pm – Performing Arts Campus Tours, @ TBD (1st Year Performing Arts Majors Only)
  • 7 pm – Night of Worship @Wroten

Friday, 08/18/2017

  • 9am- 11am –  “Keeping the Spirit” Celebration @ Wallingford Lawn
  • 11am – Noon – Performing Arts Division – Students interested in Work Study/Campus Employment - @ Music – Darbeth 2nd floor Center Meeting Room & Theatre – Darbeth 105
  • 11am – 1pm – Social Sciences Honors Program @ Mossman 101 (1st Year & Athlete Transfers only)
  • 1 pm – 5 pm – Music Diagnostic Exams and Placement @ Darbeth 201 (1st Year Music students only)
  • 5 pm and after – Performing Arts Division BBQ @ Darbeth East Lawn
  • 8 pm – Late Night Game Night@ Cafeteria                                                                           

Saturday, 08/19/2017

  • 2pm – Movie Matinee @ Cowley Cinema 8 
  • 5:30pm –Women's Soccer vs. Cowley @Jantz Stadium
  • 8pm – Men’s Soccer vs. Cowley @ Jantz Stadium 

Sunday, 08/20/2017  

  • 8pm – “Sunday Sundaes” @ Java Jinx

Monday, 08/21/2017

  • All Day – Classes Begin
  • 11am– noon – Transfer Student Orientation @ Deets Library

Tuesday, 08/22/2017

  • 6pm – Rock Painting Party @ Wallingford lawn

Wednesday, 08/23/2017

  • No events scheduled

Thursday, 08/24/2017

  • 7pm – Moundbuilding Ceremony @ Cole Mound Plaza

Friday, 08/25/2017

  • 11am – Opening Convocation@ Richardson Performing Arts Center

 

 

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