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Under the Tent - Welcome Events

A number of community welcome events are planned for "under the tent" in the Engineering Quad during the first week of classes.  These include:

Wednesday, September 7

Reception for all First Generation and Transfer Students & Group Allies 5:30 - 6:30 pm
 

Thursday, September 8

Undergraduate/All College Welcome 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

  • Tables hosted by student societies and design teams all day
  • Visit with the Career Development Office; Student Affairs; Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Office
  • Enjoy treats in celebration of the College of Engineering's 75th anniversary from 12:30 - 2:30 pm
  • Visit with department faculty and staff 
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering 10:45 - 11:45 am
    • Chemical Engineering 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Electrical and Computer Engineering: 12 - 1 pm
    • Biomedical Engineering 1 - 2 pm
    • Mechanical and Industrial Engineering: 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Graduate Student Welcome Event 5:30 - 7:30 pm


Friday, September 9

Faculty & Staff Social 4:00 - 7:00 pm

 

For more information, contact the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion or Paula Rees at rees@umass.edu