7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Breakfast
Bostwick Dining Hall, Elaine Langone Center

9 - 10 a.m.
Engineering College Meeting
Trout Auditorium, Vaughan Literature
Deans Keith Buffinton, Karen Marosi, and Margot Vigeant will meet with all Engineering students for an introductory meeting.

9 - 10:15 a.m.
College Meeting: Arts and Sciences
Weis Center
Dean George Shields, Associate Dean Lynn Breyfogle, and Assistant Director Ivy Kepner-Shaner will meet with all College of Arts & Sciences students for an introductory meeting.

10:30 - noon
Achieving Academic Success at Bucknell: First Meeting of Foundation Seminars
You will meet with your Foundation Seminar instructor for an introduction to academic life and discuss the transition to college-level work. (You will receive your course schedule at this time.)

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
Bostwick Dining Hall, Elaine Langone Center
Make sure you have your student ID card with you.

1 - 2 p.m.
Foreign Language Study at Bucknell: A Sound Investment
There are so many reasons to study a foreign language: because you love the sound of the language, you love the art and literature of a particular culture, or you want to work in another country and be a part of the community. You are encouraged to come to one or more of the following sessions to learn about the courses and study abroad opportunities that Bucknell offers.

Arabic Coleman 150
Chinese  Vaughan Lit. 101
Classics (Ancient Greek and Latin) Coleman 118
French Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center
German Coleman 119
Hebrew Coleman 251
Italian Coleman 120
Japanese Vaughan Lit. 102
Russian Coleman 219
Spanish Trout Auditorium, Vaughan Lit.

2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Color Games
Intramural Fields
Join in field games and relay races with your classmates, all while covered with various colors of washable paint. (Wear old clothes.)

5:30 - 7 p.m.
Many Nations One Bucknell
Sojka Lawn
(Rain location: Sojka Pavilion, Kenneth G. Langone Athletics and Recreation Center)
Enjoy delicious international food.

7 - 8 p.m.
Community Expectations and Standards
The student who enrolls at Bucknell enters a private community that is committed to academic and personal excellence. To support that commitment, Bucknell sets forth clearly its expectations and standards (to which students concur) in the Pledge of Student Responsibility. This session presents a chance for you to reflect on that code.

Harris 1, 2 Forum, Elaine Langone Center
Harris 3,4 116 Rooke Science
Larison Cottage 1,2,3 232 O'Leary
McDonnell 1NE, 1SW, 2SE, Vedder 2SE Walls Lounge, Elaine Langone Center
McDonnell 2SW, 2NE, 3NE 102 Rooke Chemistry
McDonnell 3NW, 3SW, 3SE, Vedder 2NE Gallery Theatre, Elaine Langone Center
McDonnell 4 SE, SW, NE, NW Center Room, Elaine Langone Center
Smith 2 A, B 101, Rooke Chemistry
Smith 2 C, D 214 Academic West
Smith 3 A, B 210 Academic West
Smith 3 C, D 268 Olin
Swartz - Malcolm 1, 2 Gardner Lecture Hall, Dana
Swartz - Malcolm 3, 4 116 Academic West
Swartz - Rainey 1, 2 112 Academic West
Swartz - Rainey 3, 4 108 Academic West
Vedder 2NW, 2SW, 4NE Hunt basement, Hunt Hall
Vedder 4 NW, SE, SW 221 Coleman Hall


8:15 - 9:15 p.m.
Residence Hall Meetings with Resident Assistant and Junior Fellows - Part II
Meet on your hall
This meeting is required for all first-year students.

9:30 p.m. - midnight
Old Bison Street Festival
Walker Street in front of 7th Street House
(Rain location: Sojka Pavilion, Kenneth G. Langone Athletics and Recreation Center)
Experience the atmosphere of a street festival on campus, with live music and festival snacks.

9:30 - 11:30 p.m.
Late Night at the Craft Center - Room Essentials
Craft Center
Come to the Craft Center and discover all the creative resources available to you. Choose from a selection of projects that will help make your residence hall room feel more like a home. Personalize mirrors, frames, door hangers and waste paper cans. All projects are free.

11 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Pancakes and Eggs Late-night Breakfast
Bostwick Dining Hall, Elaine Langone Center
Your OAs are cooking delicious late-night chocolate chip pancakes and hearty omelets for you.

Midnight - 2 a.m.
Midnight Madness at Walmart
Get all of your shopping done at midnight. Buses leave at midnight from the Smith Hall parking lot and in front of the Weis Center.

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