Dragon Welcome Week Schedule & Information

Fall 2020 Dragon Welcome Week Schedule & Information

Activities for Dragon Welcome Week will begin on Thursday, August 20th and will continue throughout the weekend and into the semester.

For the most up-to-date schedule for Dragon Welcome Week please refer to DragonCentral.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Time
Event
Location(s)
Time
3:00-4:00 pm
Event
Meet Your Student Orientation Counselor (SOC)
Location(s)
Various
Time
5:00-7:00 pm
Event
Evening Meal
Location(s)
Kise
Time
7:30-8:00 pm
Event
Residence Hall Meetings
Location(s)
Various
Time
8:00-8:30 pm
Event
Learning Community Meetings
Location(s)
Various
Time
8:30-TBD pm
Event
The Big Three
Join your SOC group for a night of fun participating in one of the three different offers each night!
  1. Movie and Bingo
    Movie - Knives Out
    Described as a modern take on the whodunit murder mystery, the film follows a family gathering gone horribly awry, after the family patriarch's death leads a master detective to investigate.
    Bingo and SOC skits
    Join your SOC group for a night of Bingo, prizes and laughs!
  2. Trivia Challenges
    Your SOC group will take on other SOC groups in a battle of wits!
  3. Sports and Giggles
    Explore the CMU, watch a comedian, play yard games outside, and more!
Location(s)
Various

Friday, August 21, 2020

Time
Event
Location(s)
Time
10:30 am-11:30 am
Event
Academic Department Meetings
Meet the Faculty from your area of study.
Location(s)
Zoom Links
Time
11:30 am-5:00 pm
Event
Dragons2Dragons Part 1
Learn the ins and outs of being a Dragon from your SOC!
Location(s)
Various
Time
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Event
Lunch
Location(s)
Kise
Time
5:00-7:00 pm
Event
Evening Meal
Location(s)
Kise
Time
7:30-8:00 pm
Event
Residence Hall Meetings
Location(s)
Time
8:00-8:30 pm
Event
Learning Community Meetings
Location(s)
Time
8:30-TBD pm
Event
The Big Three
Join your SOC group for a night of fun participating in one of the three different offers each night!
  1. Movie and Bingo
    Movie - Knives Out
    Described as a modern take on the whodunit murder mystery, the film follows a family gathering gone horribly awry, after the family patriarch's death leads a master detective to investigate.
    Bingo and SOC skits
    Join your SOC group for a night of Bingo, prizes and laughs!
  2. Trivia Challenges
    Your SOC group will take on other SOC groups in a battle of wits!
  3. Sports and Giggles
    Explore the CMU, watch a comedian, play yard games outside, and more!
Location(s)
Various

 

Saturday, August 22, 2020

Time
Event
Location(s)
Time
10:00 am-5:00 pm
Event
Dragons2Dragons Part 2
Learn the ins and outs of being a Dragon from your SOC!
Location(s)
Various
Time
10:00 am-2:00 pm
Event
Sidewalk Cafe
Location(s)
Campus Mall
Time
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Event
Lunch
Location(s)
Kise
Time
5:00-7:00 pm
Event
Evening Meal
Location(s)
Kise
Time
8:30-TBD pm
Event
The Big Three
Join your SOC group for a night of fun participating in one of the three different offers each night!
  1. Movie and Bingo
    Movie - Knives Out
    Described as a modern take on the whodunit murder mystery, the film follows a family gathering gone horribly awry, after the family patriarch's death leads a master detective to investigate.
    Bingo and SOC skits
    Join your SOC group for a night of Bingo, prizes and laughs!
  2. Trivia Challenges
    Your SOC group will take on other SOC groups in a battle of wits!
  3. Sports and Giggles
    Explore the CMU, watch a comedian, play yard games outside, and more!
Location(s)
Various

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Reserved for Socials, Hall Floor Meetings and Personal Preparation

Time
Event
Location(s)
Time
3:00 pm
Event
Sorority Tea
Location(s)
Zoom
Time
5:00 pm
Event
Sorority Tea
Location(s)
Zoom

Academic Department Zoom Links

August 21, 2020 | 10:30-11:30 am

Division
Department/Group
Division
Academic Affairs
College
College of Science, Health & the Environment
 
Department/Group
Health & Physical Education
Dawn H.
 
Department/Group
School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership
 
Department/Group
Psychology
Christine Malone
 
Department/Group
Anthropology & Earth Science
Russ Colson
 
Department/Group
Physics & Astronomy
Steve Lindaas
 
Department/Group
Biosciences
Brian Wisenden
 
Department/Group
Chemistry
Richard Lahti
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/96906022055
Passcode: 143353
Division
Academic Affairs
College
College of Education & Human Services
 
Department/Group
Social Work
Tracy Neusser
 
Department/Group
Sociology & Criminal Justice
Karen Branden
 
Department/Group
Speech Language Hearing Sciences
Mary Drake
 
Department/Group
Department of Leadership & Learning
Boyd Bradbury
 
Department/Group
School of Teaching & Learning
Erin Gillett
Division
Academic Affairs
College
College of Business & Innovation
 
Department/Group
Math
Adam Goyt
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/95188435014
Passcode:046643
 
Department/Group
Professional Management
Pam McGee
 
Department/Group
Economics
 
Department/Group
Paseka School of Business
Mary Stone
 
Department/Group
School of Communication & Journalism
Aaron Quanbeck
 
Department/Group
Computer Science & Information Systems
Kristofer Schlieper
 
Department/Group
Political Science
Division
Academic Affairs
College
College of Arts & Humanities
 
Department/Group
School of Art
Sherry Short
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/97794362003
Passcode: 835729
 
Department/Group
School of Media Arts & Design
Alex Fogarty
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/9964132247
Passcode: 946058
 
Department/Group
School of Performing Arts
Kenyon Williams
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/6572838660
Passcode: 8787
 
Department/Group
Entertainment Industry & Technology
Ryan Jackson
 
Department/Group
English
Michael McCord
Zoom Link
https://minnstate.zoom.us/j/94049001761
Passcode: 516271
 
Department/Group
Philosophy
Ted Gracyk
 
Department/Group
History, Languages, Critical Race, Women’s Studies
Annette Morrow
Division
Academic Affairs
College
University Studies
 
Department/Group
Undeclared