Spring 2019 Orientation Opportunities

Join OIPS as we welcome new students for Spring 2019! Undergraduate Orientation will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 16th and the Graduate Orientation is on Thursday, Jan. 17th. There are 6 different volunteer opportunities below, please sign up if you are available and interested in welcoming new students to Mason! We will confirm your attendance and roles by January 10, 2019.

  • Undergraduate Student Mixer Facilitators (9am – 10am): We are looking for a group of enthusiastic volunteers who will serve as table leaders during check-in and breakfast. Your task is to have engaging conversations with students in small groups.
  • Undergraduate Orientation US 101 Discussion Leaders (10:30am – 11:30am): We are looking for articulate students to discuss their experiences adjusting to US culture and the Mason Honor Code. This session will be co-facilitated with an OIPS staff member.
  • Undergraduate Orientation Icebreaker Set-up Crew (11:30m – 12:30pm): We are looking for a group of enthusiastic volunteers who will help us set up the Marshmallow Challenge and cheer on the participating teams.
  • Graduate Orientation Set-up (10am – 12:30pm): We are looking for a group of flexible and energetic volunteers to help us set up the graduate orientation. This includes helping the team set-up, serving pizza to students, handing out nametags, and answering student questions.
  • Graduate Orientation US 101 Discussion Leaders (1:15pm – 3:45pm): We are looking for articulate students to discuss their experiences adjusting to US culture and the Mason Honor Code. This session will be co-facilitated with an OIPS staff member. You will also escort students to their mini-break out sessions on the 3rd floor of the JC.
  • Graduate Orientation Student Panelists (3:15pm – 4:45pm): We are looking for articulate students to discuss their experiences at Mason Honor Code, answer audience questions and offer any tips on adjusting to the US. Stay a few minutes later to help us set up the Marshmallow Challenge Activity!

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What When Total Spots Available Spots
What When Total Spots Available Spots
Undergraduate Student Mixer Facilitators (9am - 10am)January 16, 2019102 • (empty) - sign-ups closed
Undergraduate Orientation US 101 Discussion Leaders (10:30am - 11:30am)January 16, 201986 • (empty) - sign-ups closed
Undergraduate Orientation Icebreaker Set-up Crew (11:30m - 12:30pm)January 16, 201931 • (empty) - sign-ups closed
Graduate Orientation Set-up (10am - 12:30pm)January 17, 2019100
Graduate Orientation US 101 Discussion Leaders (1:15pm - 3:45pm)January 17, 2019102 • (empty) - sign-ups closed
Graduate Orientation Student Panelists (3:15pm - 4:45pm)January 17, 201961 • (empty) - sign-ups closed