New Student Orientation Day 2

On the second day of orientation, new students will consider what it means, as life-long learners and critical thinkers, to grow intellectually, emotionally, socially, and ethically at Occidental College.


Aug22
9:30 am - 8:00 pm
2020-08-22 09:30:00 2020-08-22 20:00:00 New Student Orientation Day 2

Students will engage in peer-to-peer Oxy culture and experience conversations with returning students and hear an introduction to the Community Book Program. Sessions will also feature the Intercultural Community Center, First Gen Coalition, and POC student leaders presenting on equity, inclusion, and affinity/identity programming.

New Student Orientation is meant to create a dynamic, celebratory, and welcoming environment—a space where you can explore how to make informed academic decisions and responsible social choices by tapping into resources and services offered by the College. By building a sense of community that connects you to faculty, staff, administrators, and fellow Oxy students, New Student Orientation is representative of our commitment to equity, excellence, and service.

More about Orientation

Day 2 Schedule

  • 9:30AM-10:00AM - Introduction of the Day

    • O-Core will go through the events of the day

  • 10:30AM-12:00PM - Equity & Inclusion: A Discussion with the Intercultural Community Center

  • 1:00PM-2:00PM - Affinity & Culture at Oxy

    • Our Student Leaders of Color will host a panel and welcome our new Students of Color to the Oxy community.

  • 2:30PM-4:00PM - First Gen Support System

  • 4:30PM-6:00PM - O-Team Small Group Breakouts

    • Recap the day and get to know your O-Team leaders and classmates.

  • 6:00PM-8:00PM - Virtual Dance Party

    • Just because we’re at home doesn’t mean we can’t party! Join us for games, music, and fun!

Online Zoom Event
America/Los_Angeles public
Location:
Online Zoom Event
Event Date: Saturday, August 22, 2020

Students will engage in peer-to-peer Oxy culture and experience conversations with returning students and hear an introduction to the Community Book Program. Sessions will also feature the Intercultural Community Center, First Gen Coalition, and POC student leaders presenting on equity, inclusion, and affinity/identity programming.

New Student Orientation is meant to create a dynamic, celebratory, and welcoming environment—a space where you can explore how to make informed academic decisions and responsible social choices by tapping into resources and services offered by the College. By building a sense of community that connects you to faculty, staff, administrators, and fellow Oxy students, New Student Orientation is representative of our commitment to equity, excellence, and service.

More about Orientation

Day 2 Schedule

  • 9:30AM-10:00AM - Introduction of the Day

    • O-Core will go through the events of the day

  • 10:30AM-12:00PM - Equity & Inclusion: A Discussion with the Intercultural Community Center

  • 1:00PM-2:00PM - Affinity & Culture at Oxy

    • Our Student Leaders of Color will host a panel and welcome our new Students of Color to the Oxy community.

  • 2:30PM-4:00PM - First Gen Support System

  • 4:30PM-6:00PM - O-Team Small Group Breakouts

    • Recap the day and get to know your O-Team leaders and classmates.

  • 6:00PM-8:00PM - Virtual Dance Party

    • Just because we’re at home doesn’t mean we can’t party! Join us for games, music, and fun!

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