2013 Fall Orientation for MKs, TCKs, and International Students

Date:

August 13-16, 2013

Purpose:

To help students acclimate to college life and meet new friends

Participants:

All international students (non-U.S. citizens) and third-culture students (Americans living out of the country for various reasons)

Activities:

  • Fun activities - shopping, miniature golf, ice cream, etc.
  • Campus tour
  • Student Panel
  • Workshop Topics:
    • How to get connected to ministries, clubs, and organizations
    • Cultural/academic adjustment
    • Driver's license/Social Security information/Banking

Parents:

Lodging is available locally. Most meals will be provided for family members with exception of lunches. Family members are welcome to join the group for lunch, but those meals will not be provided.

Schedule:

Tuesday, August 13

  • Registration - move into dorm room, access student mailbox, etc.
  • Shopping
  • Opening Night (food, fellowship, and social activity)

Wednesday, August 14

  • Devotions and worship
  • Tour
  • Workshops
  • Social activity

Thursday, August 15

  • Devotions and worship
  • Workshops
  • Social activity

Friday, August 16

  • Devotions and worship
  • Shopping
  • Getting Started activities

For more information, contact Becky Stowers at 937-766-7872