What to do on Saturday

Saturday, Aug. 17

10 a.m.

"See You Later" Brunch

Garst Dining Center or Blair-Shannon Dining Center

It's time for family members to head home. Enjoy a delicious brunch with your students in one of our dining centers before you depart. Up to two family members can eat for free with their students. Additional guests' meals are $6.75 each.

Fraternity and Sorority Life for Parents and Families

Plaster Student Union Theater

What's the FSL experience all about? Parents and families can learn more at this informational session.

1 p.m.

Transfer Students Ice Cream Social

Plaster Student Union Food Court

This is the place to be if you're from another university. Get to know other transfer Bears and enjoy a delicious ice cream bar.

2 p.m.

Ice Cream Social for All Students

North Mall Patio

This social event is brought to you by the Association of Black Collegians.

Fraternity and Sorority Life 101

Freudenberger House Courtyard

Discover how to get involved with Greek organizations on campus.

3 p.m.

Common Reader Discussion

Meyer Library

For book lovers: Discuss the 2019-2020 common reader, "Station Eleven," and how it relates to the public affairs mission.

4 p.m.

Mindfulness and Meditation

Meyer Library

Rest is important. Take a break from moving in and relax with us at this quiet event.

7:30 p.m.

Bear Bash

North Mall and Plaster Student Union

Roar at Bear Bash with the sounds of Brass and Sass, carnival games, pizza, popcorn, sno cones and other goodies.

The night includes a caricature artist, game rooms, hypnotist, snacks, crafts, dueling pianos and more. The first 1,000 students who pick up a T-shirt ticket will receive a Bear Bash T-shirt.