Friday, September 12, 2014


7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., BREAKFAST WITH YOUR NSW GROUP
Topics of discussion will include intramural sports, campus traditions, and sustainability at Carleton (just to name a few). Exact meeting location will be determined in previous NSW Group meetings. Don’t forget to bring your OneCard to access your meal plan.


8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., REGISTRATION CHANGES, Registrar’s Office, Laird Hall
Today you can make changes without your instructor’s signature (unless you want to add a closed course), which you’ll need starting Monday.


8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., INDIVIDUAL ACADEMIC ADVISING (EXACT TIMES AND LOCATIONS WILL VARY)
A short (15-20 minute) meeting to introduce yourself, talk over desired changes (if any) regarding registration and have your questions answered.


9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., DOING IT RIGHT: CONSENT, DATING & RELATIONSHIPS, Recreation Center Navigating the world of dating and relationships can be confusing. This presentation is designed to give you some tips about staying safe, healthy, and happy at Carleton. We will talk about consent, campus resources, our sexual misconduct policies, and give you advice from current Carleton students.


11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., INDIVIDUAL ACADEMIC ADVISING (EXACT TIMES AND LOCATIONS WILL VARY)
A short (15-20 minute) meeting to introduce yourself, talk over desired changes (if any) regarding registration and have your questions answered.


11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., ARBORETUM TOUR, Kiosk in front of the Recreation Center
Hike a small slice of the Lower Arboretum to learn about the restoration work the College is doing in this 880 acre nature preserve. There won’t be time to share the whole place with you, but we hope to provide enough information to encourage you to explore more of the 15 miles of trails on your own. This tour departs from the kiosk in front of the Recreation Center.


11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., SURVEY COMPLETION, Center for Math & Computing (CMC) 109
If you have not yet completed the online survey - 2014 Survey to New Student - this is your last opportunity to do so. Staff members will be available to help get you started. At Carleton, we try to improve the ways we serve students, so we need everyone’s participation.


12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., LUNCH WITH YOUR NSW GROUP
Exact meeting location will be determined in previous NSW Group meetings. Don’t forget to bring your OneCard to access your meal plan.


12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., MUSIC AUDITIONS
Please visit the Carleton College Music department website here for more information.


1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR (AED) TRAINING, Recreation Center
Collaborative efforts by more than 50 volunteers will allow the Class of 2018 to be trained in “hands only” CPR and the proper use of AEDs, which are located in various campus buildings. This one hour training will provide students with the necessary tools to respond efficiently and appropriately when faced with a heart-related medical emergency.


3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., MEET YOUR STUDENT WORK SUPERVISOR, Various Locations
If you have been assigned a campus job, meet your supervisor! Visit your work area, get your hours scheduled, and complete necessary paperwork. Contact your supervisor for more information.


4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., RECEPTION WITH PRESIDENT AND MRS. POSKANZER, Nutting House
You’re invited to the Poskanzer residence to enjoy dessert with Steve and Jane Poskanzer as you mingle with your friends. You will receive specific information from your NSW Leaders, as arrival times will vary. Please wear your NSW nametag for admittance.
Note: NSW groups 1-21 attend Friday. NSW groups 22-42 attend Saturday.


5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., DINNER WITH YOUR NSW GROUP
Exact meeting location will be determined in previous NSW group meetings. Don’t forget to bring your OneCard to access your meal plan. 


6:00 p.m., SHABBAT SERVICES AND DINNER, Page House East
Led by Shosh Dworsky, associate chaplain with a Shabbat dinner following the service.


7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., FLOOR MEETING WITH YOUR RESIDENT ASSISTANT(S), Residence Hall Floor Lounge
It’s time to come back together as a floor community. This meeting will cover floor announcements and provide time to get ready for NOlympics! Tonight, your Resident Assistant(s) will accompany you to the Recreation Center for group introductions and fierce “competition”, so get ready to show your floor pride as you compete for Carleton’s coveted giant cow!


8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., NOLYMPICS, Recreation Center
Be prepared for one of the most “udderly” amazing nights at Carleton. Participate in a variety of fun teambuilding activities to meet new people and bond with your floor.