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WoW! Week of Welcome

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
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WoW! Week of Welcome (August 13-19, 2017)

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is delighted to offer a multitude of events to welcome you to our thriving campus community!

 

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August13  Sunday, August 13, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
College of Education
Master of Education in Teaching Orientation (Day 2 of 2)
August 13, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD

August14  Monday, August 14, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Graduate Education
New Graduate Student Orientation
August 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
TBD
Richardson School of Law
New Student Orientation (Day 1 of 3)
August 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD

August15  Tuesday, August 15, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Richardson School of Law
New Student Orientation (Day 2 of 3)
August 15, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Office of Public Health Studies
Graduate Student Orientation
August 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Biomed D207
New Student Orientation
Extended Orientation (Day 1 of 4)
August 15, 2017
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campus Center
Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR)
New Student Orientation
August 15, 2017
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Honors Program
Welcome Orientation
August 15, 2017
4:30 PM
Campus Center
Student Housing Services
Chancellor Dinner for Families
August 15, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Student Housing Services
Please note there is a cost associated in participating in the dinner and is for SHS residents only.

Website  http://www.manoa.hawaii.edu/housing/

Contact  Matt Markham
Email  markhamm@hawaii.edu
Student Housing Services
New Student Hall Floor Meetings and Dinner
August 15, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Student Housing Services
Please note this is for SHS residents only.

Website  http://www.manoa.hawaii.edu/housing/

Contact  David Akana
Email  dakana2@hawaii.edu

August16  Wednesday, August 16, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Communication Sciences and Disorders (JABSOM)
New Student Orientation
August 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
University of Hawaiʻi Speech and Hearing Clinic, 677 Ala Moana Blvd, #625, Honolulu, HI 96813
Website  http://csd.jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Janelle Hiu
Phone  (808) 692-1581
Email  jmhiu@hawaii.edu
Richardson School of Law
New Student Orientation (Day 3 of 3)
August 16, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Library and Information Science Program
New Graduate Student Orientation
August 16, 2017
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
New Undergraduate Student Orientation
August 16, 2017
8:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Webster 203
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST)
Orientation for Atmospheric Sciences, Geology, Geology and Geophysics, and Global Environmental Science Undergraduates (Day 1 of 3)
August 16, 2017
8:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Marine Science Building Room 114
New Student Orientation
Extended Orientation (Day 2 of 4)
August 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Campus Center
Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
Department of Medical Technology
Medical Technology Open House
August 16, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Biomed C208
Please note this event is for UH Manoa students and CC transfer students

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/medtech/Medtech.html

Contact  Sheri Gon
Email  sgon@hawaii.edu
College of Education
Master's of Special Education New Student Orientation
August 16, 2017
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wist Hall 233
Website  https://coe.hawaii.edu/academics/special-education/med-sped

Contact  Chaude Bonifacio, Administrative Support
Email  chaude@hawaii.edu
College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature
Ice Cream Social for all LLL Incoming Students/New Majors
August 16, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Bilger Courtyard
Website  http://lll.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Karin Mackenzie
Email  karinm@hawaii.edu

August17  Thursday, August 17, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Botany Department
Graduate Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
TBD
TBD
College of Education
New Undergraduate Student Reception
August 17, 2017
TBD
Stan Sheriff Center
College of Education
Post-Baccalaureate in Special Education New Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Wist Hall, College Collaboration Center
New Student Orientation
Extended Orientation (Day 3 of 4)
August 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Campus Center
Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
New Undergraduate Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Webster 203
Communication Sciences and Disorders (JABSOM)
New Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
University of Hawaiʻi Speech and Hearing Clinic, 677 Ala Moana Blvd, #625, Honolulu, HI 96813
Website  http://csd.jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Janelle Hiu
Phone  (808) 692-1581
Email  jmhiu@hawaii.edu
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST)
Orientation for Atmospheric Sciences, Geology, Geology and Geophysics, and Global Environmental Science Undergraduates (Day 2 of 3)
August 17, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Pacific Ocean and Earth Science and Technology Building Room 703
Student Housing Services
First Year Resident Orientation
August 17, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Please note this event is for SHS residents only.

Website  http://www.manoa.hawaii.edu/housing/

Contact  Matt Markham
Email  markhamm@hawaii.edu
Department of History
Graduate Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sakamaki A-201
Department of Theatre and Dance
Orientation for New Graduate Students in Theatre
August 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kennedy Theatre MD
School of Travel Industry Management (TIM)
Masters Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
George Hall 344
School of Pacific and Asian Studies
Graduate Reception and Mandatory Orientation
August 17, 2017
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
New Graduate Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Moore Hall 423
International Student Services
Welcome Orientation
August 17, 2017
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Department of Linguistics
Graduate Student Orientation
August 17, 2017
1:30 PM
TBD
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST)
Orientation for Oceanography Masters and PhD students
August 17, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Marine Science Building Room 307
School of Travel Industry Management (TIM)
TIM New Student Welcome Orientation
August 17, 2017
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Campus Center 307 and 308
College of Natural Sciences
Welcome Day
August 17, 2017
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
McCarthy Mall, between Bilger Hall and Edmondson Hall.
The College of Natural Sciences will host its annual Welcome Day event for all incoming first year and transfer students, and their families. The event is limited to students pursuing undergraduate degrees in the College of Natural Sciences. Registration is required so that we know how many people will attending in your party.

Website  http://natsci.manoa.hawaii.edu/

Email  natsci@hawaii.edu
College of Arts and Humanities
Meet Your New College
August 17, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Art Building Courtyard
New students, parents, and friends are invited to meet the faculty, fellow students, and to learn more about the programs.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/arthum/

Contact  Tom Brislin
Email  tbrislin@hawaii.edu
New Student Orientation
Extended Orientation Reception
August 17, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Campus Center
Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu

August18  Friday, August 18, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
College of Engineering
CoE Blueprints
August 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Holmes Hall Ground Floor
This event is a free orientation to the College of Engineering that is open to all incoming engineering freshmen and transfer students. There will be alumni speakers, lab tours, faculty presentations, upper classmen networking, and food and refreshments.

Website  http://www.eng.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Myhraliza Aala
Email  maala@hawaii.edu
New Student Orientation
Extended Orientation (Day 4 of 4)
August 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Campus Center
Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
Richardson School of Law
Optional All-Day Oʻahu Guided Tour
August 18, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD
Communication Sciences and Disorders (JABSOM)
CPR, AED and First Aid Training (Optional)
August 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
American Heart Association, 677 Ala Moana Blvd # 600, Honolulu, HI 96813
Website  http://csd.jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Janelle Hiu
Phone  (808) 692-1581
Email  jmhiu@hawaii.edu
Hawaiinuiākea/Native Hawaiian Student Services
UH Mānoa Hawaiian Student Orientation
August 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
TBD
The Hawaiian Student Orientation is for Incoming Freshmen and Transfer Students.

Website  http://manoa.hawaii.edu/nhss/

Contact  Kyle Help
Email  kylehelp@hawaii.edu
Student Athlete Academic Services
Orientation
August 18, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
TBD
College of Social Sciences/ACCESS
Parent and Student Welcome Event
August 18, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Dean 5/6
A welcome luncheon event for all incoming CSS students and their parents to meet with the Dean, Department Chairs, faculty, and advisors.

Website  http://www.socialsciences.hawaii.edu/index.html

Contact  Lorey Takahashi
Email  lkt@hawaii.edu

August19  Saturday, August 19, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Air Force ROTC
New Student Orientation
August 19, 2017
8:30 AM
Maj Richard I. Bong Room 5B
College of Education, PhD in Education Program
New Student Orientation
August 19, 2017
8:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Wist Hall first floor, College Collaboration Center