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LIS Orientation for ALL NEW STUDENTS

New Student Orientation, Saturday, August 21, 2010

Time Activity
8:30 – 9:00 a.m., 225 Curry Check in and continental breakfast (muffins, fruit, juice, coffee, etc.)
9:00 – 9:30 a.m., 225 Curry Welcome and introduction of faculty
9:30 – 10:00 a.m., 225 Curry Introduction to the program requirements
10:00 to 10:15 a.m.,  225 Curry Break, refreshments will be served
10:15 to 10:45 a.m., 225 Curry

and 241 Curry (Charlotte students)

Campus information – 2 sessions, one for Greensboro in curry 225 and one for Charlotte Curry 241

  • Parking
  • Books, bookstores and other book buying options
  • Jackson Library, TLC and TRC
  • LISSA membership
  • Campus computer labs
  • A walk through Curry will be given on the way to lunch
10:45 to 11:30
Various Classrooms (Assignments TBD)
Meet with Advisor (Andrews, Bird, Carmichael, Chow, Chu, Durham, Gann, Hersberger, Kealy, Martin, Oguz, and Shiflett)
11:30 to 1:00 p.m. Lunch with a current LIS student/LISSA member

  • Each group will be assigned one current LIS student/LISSA member
1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Technology Boot Camp (304 and 305 Curry) – Signed copy of a technology competency checklist at the session for student folder will be handed out upon completion.

Written by Ting Li

August 16, 2010 at 12:36 pm

Posted in Upcoming Events