Weeks of Welcome (Week 2)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 27

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Hike at Glen Helen Nature Preserve, Yellow Springs, OH
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Meet at the RecPlex Welcome Desk (Transportation is Provided)
Get outside, connect with nature, breathe fresh air, and enjoy a day in the beautiful Glen Helen Nature Preserve. On the trail, hikers will view spectacular wildflowers, 400 year-old trees, limestone cliffs with waterfalls and overhangs, and the beautiful yellow spring for which the town is named. After the hike, participants will have the chance for brief exploration in the town of Yellow Springs. Please dress for the weather and pack lunch, snacks, and water bottle. Preregistration at the RecPlex Welcome Desk is recommended to reserve a seat in the van.

Masses
10:00 AM, Noon, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Sunday Mass.

MONDAY, AUGUST 28

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Mass
12:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Daily Mass.

UDCR KickOff
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM | RecPlex 
Start your year off on the move and join Campus Recreation for FREE Group Fitness class demos, mini Intramural competitions, a crazy climbing contest, and more! Semester Group Fitness Passes will also be available for a discounted price. Be sure to stop by and sample all the ways you can 'Get your 30' with us this fall!

Registration Closes for IM Sand Volleyball and IM Outdoor Basketball Leagues
11:55 PM | Click Here to Register 
This is the last day to register for the Intramural Sand Volleyball and Intramural Outdoor 3v3 Basketball leagues. Spots are first come, first served. Leagues range from Men, Women, or Coed. You can sign up an entire team, or register as a Free Agent!

TUESDAY, AUGUST 29

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Mass
12:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Daily Mass.

Residence Hall Mass
9:00 PM | Stuart Hall--St. Joseph the Worker Chapel
Catholic Mass.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Mass
12:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Daily Mass.

World Exchange Wednesdays
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM | WEx Lounge, Rike 108
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.

Rock Climbing at John Bryan State Park PreTrip Interest Meeting
8:00 PM | RecPlex Rock Wall
Looking for a weekend adventure? Attend this pretrip meeting for details on the Rock Climbing trip to John Bryan State Park on Saturday 9/2.

Paddle the Mad and Great Miami Rivers PreTrip Interest Meeting
9:00 PM | Outdoor Engagement Center 438 Stonemill Drive.
Looking for a weekend adventure? Attend this pretrip meeting for details on the Paddle the Mad and Great Miami Rivers trip on Saturday 9/2.

Residence Hall Mass
9:00 PM | Marycrest Hall--Our Lady of the Pillar Chapel
Catholic Mass.

Registration Closes for First Year IM Dodgeball Tournament
11:55 PM | Click Here to Register 
This is the last day to register for the First Year IM Dodgeball Tournament. Teams consist of 6 players. The tournament will occur on Sunday, September 3rd from 12pm-5pm in the RecPlex MAC Gym.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 31

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Mass
12:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Daily Mass.

Thursday Night Live (Outdoor TNL)
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM | Artstreet Amphitheatre
Thursday Night Live is a weekly showcase of musical talent featuring UD student musicians, held at ArtStreet Café from 8-10 pm. In addition to music, TNL also hosts Spoken Word Nights, where poets, rappers and storytellers can come and share their work. Since its inception in 2006, Thursday Night Live has offered hundreds of students the opportunity to share their talents with the campus community.

Residence Hall Mass
9:00 PM | Marianist Hall--Marianist Martyrs Chapel
Catholic Mass.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Mass
12:30 PM | Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Daily Mass.

First Friday with IEP
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Downtown Dayton
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 PM - 1:00 AM | Hangar
Free bowling, billiards and darts under the cosmic lights! Every Friday and Saturday starting at 10:00pm!

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

Sign up for a New Beginnings Retreat!
All Day | Click Here to Register
Continue to deepen your faith and meet and make new friends! To sign up go to the Campus Ministry web page and click on Retreats.

Rock Climbing at John Bryan State Park
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Meet at the RecPlex Welcome Desk
Challenge yourself to an afternoon of climbing the limestone cliffs of John Bryan State Park. Participants will receive an introduction to building anchors, belay eachother, and have the opportunity to climb 2-4 routes and rappell. The trip will conclude with a trip to Youngs Dairy before returning back to campus. A mandatory pretrip interest meeting will be held at the Rock Wall on Wednesday 8/30 at 8pm. All participants and should have climbed the Campus Recreation Rock Wall at least once before registering. Beginner climbers are welcome! Preregister at the RecPlex Welcome Desk to secure your spot on the trip.

Green Dot Training
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM | VWK Main
Green Dot Training will help you learn everything you need to know about how to keep yourself and your friends safe while you are at UD. Throughout the afternoon, you will explore the power you have to stop violence in our community, specifically sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking. Green Dot is unlike any other training you've attended. Join the movement to end violence! Training is free, and includes lunch, a t-shirt, and a Certificate of Completion. Participants must register at go.udayton.edu/greendot.

#UDLateNight Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM | Sears Recital Hall
Join #UDLateNight for this week's movie, Guardians fo the Galaxy Vol. 2. Bring your friends & your student ID for this free event!

Free Cosmic Nights
10:00 PM - 1:00 AM | Hangar
Free bowling, billiards and darts under the cosmic lights! Every Friday and Saturday starting at 10:00pm!

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