Weeks of Welcome (Week 3)

Monday, September 3

Registration Deadline for IM Outdoor Soccer, IM Softball, and IM Indoor Volleyball leagues and IM Wiffleball
11:55 p.m., registration closes
Click here to register!
For more information, contact Matt Ferdinand at mferdinand1@udayton.edu
This is the last day to register for the Intramural Outdoor Soccer, Intramural Softball, and Intramural Indoor Volleyball leagues. Spots are first come, first served. Leagues range from Men, Women, Open or Coed. You can sign up an entire team, or register as a Free Agent! Registration for the IM Wiffleball tournament also closes on 9/3. The tournament will occur on Saturday, September 8th from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Tuesday, September 4

Consent Culture
Times vary. Presentations occur from September 4 - 26. (Check with your RA for date and time!)
Primarily for first year students in UD Residence Halls 
For more information, contact Kristen Keen at kkeen1@udayton.edu
Consent Culture presentations are run by the Peers Advocating for Violence Education (PAVEs), who use their experience as students at UD to share their insights on consent, bystander intervention, supporting survivors of violence, victim blaming, resources on campus, and more.  This discussion is a casual space where you can get your questions answered. Check with your RA to find out your floor's date! *PATH point eligible*

Wednesday, September 5

 World Exchange Wednesdays
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., Rike 108 WEx Lounge
For more information, contact Courtney Colborn at ccolborn1@udayton.edu
The Intensive English Program (IEP) offers a drop in conversation groups on alternating Wednesday and Friday afternoons. World Exchanges are designed to assist IEP students in practicing their English conversation skills, while also offering U.S. students a chance to practice their intercultural communication skills.  Each day will offer a variety of both open and structured conversation opportunities. World Exchanges will be offered only during week’s 2-5 of the IEP terms.

Find out why Dayton is The Outdoor Adventure Capital of the Midwest! - PATH
7-8:30pm, Outdoor Engagement Center, 438 Stonemill Road
For more information, contact Sarah Richard at udcroutdoor@udayton.edu
Dayton, Ohio is “The Outdoor Adventure Capital of the Midwest!” This “Trail Town” and “Bicycle Friendly Community” is located at the epicenter of the nation’s largest paved trail network where you can experience over 340 miles of connected trails. Dayton is also located on a national water trail and national scenic trail complete with a plethora of other opportunities to hike, backpack, paddle, mountain bike, cycle, disc golf, fish and more. Come find out why Dayton is an outdoor adventure anchor along the Great Miami Riverway and leave inspired with a plan of how to take advantage of this Outside Magazine Best Town (2017)! The workshop will be held at the Outdoor Engagement Center, 438 Stonemill Road.
 

Thursday, September 6

Dunbar in Love
8:00 p.m., Kennedy Union, Boll Theater
For more information, contact Dr. Minnita Daniel-Cox at mdanielcox1@udayton.edu
A program on the life and work of Dayton poet Paul Laurence Dunbar. Readings of Dunbar's poetry, letters to and from his wife, Alice, and musical settings of his poems, performed by Dr. Minnita Daniel-Cox and other UD faculty and students.

UDLateNight Throwback Thursday Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakens
9:30 PM, Humanities Center, Sears Recital Hall
For more information, contact Jillian Van Auken at jvanauken1@udayton.edu
Join UDLateNight for the first Throwback Thursday Movie: Star Wars - The Force Awakens. An ex-stormtrooper, a scrappy desert dweller and a droid companion embark on a journey that brings them face-to-face with heroes from the past, who are now battling a fascist regime called the First Order (Swank Motion Pictures, 2015). 

FriDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

First Friday with IEP
5 p.m. – 8 p.m., Downtown Dayton
For more information, contact Courtney Colborn at ccolborn1@udayton.edu
Our monthly event, “First Fridays”, is a tour of downtown Dayton for students to enjoy sampling arts, music, food and shopping in the heart of our city. We invite U.S. and IEP students to join us and engage in the opportunities to build friendships with others from all over the world. Limited space available – students are encouraged to pre-register for each month.

Free Cosmic Nights
10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m., Kennedy Union, The Hangar
For more information, contact Kat Cordier at kcordier1@udayton.edu
Yes! Every Friday and Saturday from 10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m., throughout the academic year. The Hangar is only closed during University breaks! Free bowling, Billiards, and Darts under the cosmic lights! Every Friday and Saturday starting at 10:00pm!

Saturday, September 8

Try Mountain Biking at MOMBA
9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Departs from the Outdoor Engagement Center, 438 Stonemill Road
For more information, contact Sarah Richard at udcroutdoor@udayton.edu
Connect with nature by bike! Outdoor Education staff will lead the group through beginner trails at The MetroParks Mountain Biking Area (MoMBA) among beautiful hardwoods, a rock-bottom creek, hills, and a rock-filled ridge. Bring your bike and helmet or rent one on-site for $12 (credit card only). No mountain biking experience is necessary, but participants should be comfortable riding a bike. This will be a group ride, and no biker will be left trailing. Dress for the weather and be ready to ride. Closed toed athletic shoes and helmets are required. A required pre-trip information meeting will be held at 7:30pm on Thursday 9/6 in the Outdoor Engagement Center, 438 Stonemill Road. Space is limited, preregister at the RecPlex Welcome Desk to reserve your spot! Transportation is provided from the Outdoor Engagement Center, 438 Stonemill Road.

IM Wiffleball Tournament
12 p.m. - 5 p.m., Stuart Field
For more information, contact Matt Ferdinand, mferdinand1@udayton.edu
Registration for 6-person teams closes on IMLeagues.com on September 3.
 
Free Cosmic Nights
10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m., Kennedy Union, The Hangar
For more information, contact Kat Cordier at kcordier1@udayton.edu
Yes! Every Friday and Saturday from 10:00pm-1:00am, throughout the academic year. The Hangar is only closed during University breaks! Free bowling, Billiards, and Darts under the cosmic lights! Every Friday and Saturday starting at 10:00pm!
 
UDLateNight Movie: Solo - A Star Wars Story
10:00 p.m., Humanities Center, Sear Recital Hall
For more information, contact Jillian Van Auken at jvanauken1@udayton.edu
Join UDLateNight for this week's new release movie: Solo - A Star Wars Story. Young Han Solo teams up with Chewbacca and Lando Calrissian for his first smuggling mission (Swank Motion Pictures, 2018).

Sunday, September 9

Faculty Artist Recital
3:00 p.m., Humanities Center, Sears Recital Hall
For more information, contact Julia Randel at jrandel1@udayton.edu
Members of the UD music faculty perform a variety of solo vocal, instrumental, and chamber music.

Neighborhood Mass with Adele Center Blessing
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Adele Center, Multi-Purpose Room
For more information, contact Colleen Brown at brownc21@udayton.edu
Celebrate Sunday mass in the Student Neighborhood. Mass is held every Sunday at 7:00pm throughout the academic year.
 

 

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