Weeks of Welcome

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Fall 2018 Welcome Programs/Events!

Check out the list of FREE programs and events that take place the first weeks of the semester to welcome back returning students and support new students in their transition to SJSU. Participate in the variety of academic/career, social/community, campus resources and Spartan spirit-filled events happening to support your student success. Enjoy live music, free food, giveaways, connecting with fellow Spartans and more!

 

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Every Thursday

Spartan Pride Thursday

Wear your blue and gold every Thursday!

 

Sunday, August 19, 2018 - September 22, 2018

Weeks of Welcome Events & Programs

Full calendar also available on the SJSU Sammy app: http://sjsu.campusapp.com/

 

SEPTEMBER

SJSU Writes

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Outside Clark Hall

Join the SJSU Writing Center to write about your hopes, dreams, and fears about your college experience at San Jose State! Drop by our table to share your ideas.

Repeats Wednesday, 9/5, 11:00am - 2:00pm; Thursday, 9/6, 11:00am - 2:00pm.

 

Laugh Out Loud Comedy Night

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Theater (Next to the Starbucks)

Enjoy some free laughs, it’s on us! Join us at the Diaz Compean Student Union Theater for a night of laughter and comedy!

 

Panhellenic Recruitment Mixer

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Housing Quad

Our 6 Panhellenic chapters will be tabling, come & learn more about who they are!

 

Back to School Movie Marathon

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

10:00am - 4:00pm

Wellness Lounge (located in the Student Wellness Center)

Join us for a Back to School Movie Marathon! Sit back and enjoy the show! Popcorn and drinks provided.


Spartan Legacy Training Academy: The Activist Starter Kit

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

12:00-1:00pm
Meeting Room 4B
2nd floor, Student Union
Passionate about social justice? Wondering how to get involved with different social justice  issues on campus? Join the CCCAC for a panel of student leaders on campus who will share their insights on how to get involved! Participants who RSVP will receive activist starter kit which  will include a brochure of resources, CCCAC t-shirt, a social justice mug, and social justice pin.

 

Coffee with your Librarian

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

11:00am - 1:00pm

Spartan Floor in the MLK library (4th floor)

Did you know there's a librarian for every major? Chat with your librarian over coffee and cookies and learn how the library can support your success. Opportunity to win campus gift cards too!

 

Music at Noon Series

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Student Union Patio

Join us on the Student Union patio and enjoy some music while eating your lunch!

 

Global Spartans: Stories of Studying Abroad

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Clark Hall 547

Join us to learn more about short and long-term study abroad opportunities at SJSU! Come and meet study abroad advisors, faculty leading international programs, and fellow Spartans who have studied abroad.

 

H&A Student Success Center Open House

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Career and H&A Programs Presentation at 1:30 p.m.

Clark Hall 244

Come and join us for our open house! Meet your advisors, enjoy snacks, get your GEs and fall schedule checked, and learn about upcoming programs and workshops in our center!

Repeat Thurs., Sept. 6th - 10am - 12pm, Career and H&A Programs Presentation at 10:30 a.m.

 

Empower Voices

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Student Union Meeting Room 1A

Influencer Speaking Coach and alumnus Michael Truong will help you discover your voice and tell  your story! Learn to use LinkedIn/video to unlock your potential, create a community, and build your brand. Food will be served.

 

USFC Info Night

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

6:00pm - 8:00pm

7th St. Plaza

Our USFC Greek Council is a diverse cooperative existence between sorority and fraternal orders. Learn more about each organization's values and enjoy traditional steps, strolls, and saultes along with dance performances!

 

H&A Student Success Center Open House

Thursday, September 6, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm

Clark Hall 244

Come and join us for our open house! Meet your advisors, enjoy snacks, get your GEs and fall schedule checked, and learn about upcoming programs and workshops in our center!

 

Gender Equity Center Welcome

Thursday, September 6, 2018

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Student Union, Meeting Room 4A

Join us to learn about all of the events we have lined up for the semester and how you can explore gender with us! Additionally, there are many opportunities to volunteer and gain leadership skills, come find out how to get involved.

 

Peer Connections Open House

Thursday, September 6, 2018

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Student Services Center 600

Learn about our free services for SJSU students, interact with our student staff, and tour space. Find free snacks, games, and prizes for all participants on a first come, first served basis.

 

G.o.A.L. Kickoff Celebration - The Leader in You!

Thursday, September 6, 2018

4:00pm - 6:00pm

BBC 032

G.o.A.L. provides a diverse and inclusive community that inspires students to reach their full potential. Students will network with and be mentored by professionals from organizations, corporations and institutions. Learn more: www.sjsu.edu/cob/goal

Monthly Workshops - 10/04/2017, 4pm-6pm, 11/08/2017, 4pm-6pm

 

Chicanx/Latinx Fall Welcome

Thursday, September 6, 2018

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union

Connect and engage with returning and incoming Chicanx/Latinx Spartans, SJSU staff, faculty, administrators, and academic and support services. Celebrate your educational journey with food, entertainment, music, and prizes! Join us in building a stronger and engaged Chicanx/Latinx student success community at SJSU.

 

Intergroup Dialogue

Thursday, September 6, 2018

5:30pm

Student Union Meeting Room 3B

Join your fellow Spartans in a dialogue about the importance of storytelling. Facilitated by ODEI intergroup dialogue facilitators.

 

MOSAIC Word Open Mic with Student Union, Inc.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Student Union Amphitheatre (area in front of the Student Union Theatre, next to Starbucks)

Share spoken word, poetry, dance, and singing talents! Come and support your peers while building community.

 

Night Market

Thursday, September 6, 2018

7:30pm - 10:00pm

7th Street Plaza

Join us for a night of free food, fun, and games on 7th Street Plaza! Bring your tower ID and come with an appetite!

 

Part-Time/On-Campus Job Fair

Friday, September 7, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Student Union Ballroom B

Meet with over 30 Bay Area employers and SJSU on-campus departments seeking current SJSU students for part-time jobs! All majors are welcome to attend. Visit SJSU Handshake for a full list of jobs and employers.

 

First Friday Photo Booth

Friday, September 7, 2018

9:00am - 12:00pm

Admin Building Room 255

Join us on the first Friday of every month to get your professional headshot taken for your LinkedIn and SJSU Handshake profile.

 

Muse First Friday's at the Hammer

Friday, September 7, 2018

7:00pm - 11:00pm

Hammer Theatre Center

Part of the monthly downtown arts walk, stop by the Hammer to view SJSU student art and performances all night! Every First Friday of the month!

 

SJSU Night: Oakland A's vs. Texas Rangers

Friday, September 7, 2018

7:05pm - 10:00pm

Oakland A's Collisium

Discounted student tickets available for purchase at the Event Center Box Office. Each ticket will come with a limited edition SJSU Night Oakland A’s baseball cap!

 

Ice Cream Party!

Monday, September 10, 2018

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Smith/Carlos Lawn

Join the International Student & Scholar Services Office (ISSS) in welcoming over 1,000 new international students to the SJSU community! Come enjoy some ice-cream, make new friends from around the world, and learn about how ISSS supports international education through study abroad programs and international student services. Go Global Spartans!

 

Native Student Welcome

Monday, September 10, 2018

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Student Wellness Center 122

Come by to enjoy free food and giveaways, and connect with the Native American community. Open to SJSU students, family, staff, faculty, and community members.

 

Community Connections Fair

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

10:00am - 2:00pm

El Paseo de Cesar Chavez (adjacent to 7th Street Plaza)

The Center for Community Learning & Leadership hosts its 15th Annual Community Connections Fair. Stop by to learn about volunteer, service-learning, and internship opportunities from local agencies.

 

Game Day in the Lounge

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

10:00am - 4:00pm

Wellness Lounge (located in the Student Wellness Center)

Stop by and play some games with us in the Wellness Lounge! We have a variety of Wii games and board games for you to choose from! Snacks and drinks provided.

 

Picture Yourself Studying Abroad!

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

10:00am - 2:00pm

Paseo de Cesar Chavez

Join us to learn more about short and long-term study abroad opportunities at SJSU! Come and meet study abroad advisors, faculty leading international programs, and fellow Spartans who have studied abroad.

 

Cooking Healthy, Eating Well (CHEW): Pancakes

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

1:00pm - 2:15pm

Student Wellness Center 124

Bored with just butter and syrup on pancakes? Play a little with your breakfast; change up your pancake routine and experiment with three different fruit toppings. Must sign up in advance at tinyurl.com/CHEWFall2018

 

Frosh: Are you Spartan Ready for the Semester?

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Student Services Center 603

Come get to know your fellow Spartan Ready peers, meet your peer mentor, and enjoy some snacks! Let's discuss how you plan to be Spartan Ready for the semester!

 

Jack Holland Student Success Center Welcome

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Boccardo Business Complex 008 (BBC courtyard)

Come learn about the Jack Holland Student Success Center (JHSSC) services: Academic Advising, Career Development, Tutoring and Peer Leaders. Enjoy refreshments as you mingle and get to know the JHSSC team.

 

African-American/Black Student Success Center Welcome Back Ceremony

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Join the AABSSC to celebrate a Unity Week of welcoming back students, staff, and faculty to SJSU. All are welcome! Food, Fellowship, music & fun all week long!

 

Transfer Mixer

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Associated Students Recreation Lawn

This event is intended for transfer students to mingle, connect with other Spartans, and find out various resources available on campus.

 

The Problem with Apu

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

5:00pm - 6:30pm

MOSAIC Cross Cultural Center (Student Union 1st floor)

Join the conversation about the character, Apu, from The Simpsons through the documentary by Hari Kondabolu before Hari comes to campus this week for the Spartan Speaker Series.

 

Rec the Night

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

5:30pm - 10:00pm

Sport Club (at the Event Center)

Find your fit with Spartan Recreation! IM sports, fitness classes, outdoor adventures, weight room, cardio, and more! We'll be giving away prizes all night, come join us!

 

Zine Making

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm

5th Floor of the MLK Library

Come to the library for this fun and artsy hands-on workshop. Make a zine (DIY magazine) to reflect on your first weeks at SJSU. Supplies will be provided. Some light snacks too.

 

Cooking Healthy, Eating Well (CHEW): Pancakes

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

3:00pm - 4:15pm

Student Wellness Center 124

Bored with just butter and syrup on pancakes? Play a little with your breakfast; change up your pancake routine and experiment with three different fruit toppings. Must sign up in advance at tinyurl.com/CHEWFall2018

 

Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi American (APIDA) Fall Kickoff Picnic

Wednesday September 12, 2018

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Bell Rose Garden Lawn (near Clark Hall)

Come join staff, faculty and fellow students for a fun casual picnic and social gathering at our beautiful Bell Rose Garden located near Clark Hall and Morris Daily Auditorium. We will provide "good eats", refreshing beverages and great vibes to celebrate a new exciting fall semester.

 

Spartan Speaker Series presents Hari Kondabolu

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

The Spartan Speakers Series is a collaboration amongst multiple offices within San José State University. Each year the series brings speakers of acclaim to present, free of charge, to the entire Spartan community. Come hear from stand up comedian, writer and podcaster Hari Kondabolu as he speaks on topics such as race, identity, inequality, and the LGBT community.

 

Engineering Student Club Fair

Thursday, September 13, 2018

11:00am - 1:00am

Davidson College of Engineering - Courtyard

All students are welcome at the Engineering Student Club Fair. FREE ice cream (while supplies last). Connect with other students and learn about the many engineering student organizations. RSVP today at bit.ly/engstudentfair.

 

SJSU Business/Government Career Fair

Thursday, September 13, 2018

12:00pm - 4:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Meet with over 50 employers regarding their anticipated entry-level career and internship opportunities for all non-STEM majors.  All current SJSU students are welcome to attend.

 

Transfers: Are you Spartan Ready for the Semester?

Thursday, September 13, 2018

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Student Services Center 603

Come get to know your fellow Spartan Ready peers, meet your peer mentor, and enjoy some snacks! Let's discuss how you plan to be Spartan Ready for the semester!

 

Stress Less for Success

Thursday, September 13, 2018

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Student Wellness Center North Patio

Participate in an interactive session; learn how to manage the many challenges of college life and gain stress management techniques to Stress Less for Success. Free food and raffle prizes!!

 

Spartan Leadership and Career Conference

Friday, September 14, 2018

8:30am - 3:30pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Join us at the Spartan Leadership and Career Conference to enhance your leadership skills and learn how to effectively apply your experiences to your career goals! Connect with fellow students, ask employers the questions you always had, and hear alumni tell their stories about their career journey. This event is free and open to all currently enrolled SJSU students. No prior leadership or work experience required. Breakfast and lunch will be provided! Apply here: https://tinyurl.com/y9fpmfef

 

SJSU Night: San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions

Saturday, September 16, 2018

1:05pm - 4:00pm

Levi’s Stadium

Discounted student tickets ($25) available for purchase on campus at the Event Center Box Office.

 

College 101

Monday, September 17, 2018

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Student Services 603

College is like writing your own book. Learn how to write your best story at college filled with character development and academic success.

 

Spartan Speaker Series presents Ana Navarro

Monday, September 17, 2018

7:00pm - 8:30pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

The Spartan Speakers Series is a collaboration amongst multiple offices within San José State University. Each year the series brings speakers of acclaim to present, free of charge, to the entire Spartan community.  As we approach Fall elections, hear from Ana Navarro, Republican strategist and political commentator. Ana Navarro has been on various news outlets including CNN, CNN en Español, ABC News, Telemundo, and The View.

 

Happy Hours in the Wellness Lounge

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Wellness Lounge (located in the Student Wellness Center), South Patio

Treat Yourself Well! Take a break and enjoy a glass of refreshing lemonade while you learn about the services provided in the Wellness Lounge.



Timing Success

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Student Services 603

This workshops allows students to create academic goals that will set the tone for their time management of their semester so that they can have a successful year at San Jose State.

 

STEM Undergraduate Job & Internship Fair

Tuesday, September 18 and Wednesday, September 19, 2018

12:00pm - 4:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Meet with tech employers regarding their anticipated entry-level job and internship opportunities.  This fair is designed for current undergraduate students in STEM majors seeking career and internship opportunities.

 

Cooking Healthy, Eating Well (CHEW): Vegan Burgers

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

3:00pm - 4:15pm

Student Wellness Center 124

A modern twist to a classic favorite: This plant powered burger will fuel your body and mind for a full day of classes and study. Learn how to make 'em with just a microwave, making it a residence hall room friendly meal! Sign up in advance at www.tinyurl.com/CHEWFall2018

 

Leading with Strength

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Clark Hall 412

Have you ever wanted to learn more about what makes you unique as a leader? This workshop will help you to learn about the qualities you possess that set you apart from everyone else. These qualities can be used to enhance your success personally, professionally, and academically.

 

Movie on the Lawn: Coco (2017) 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

7:30pm - 10:00pm

Tower Lawn

We will be showing Disney/Pixar's Coco (2017). Join us for a movie night on Tower Lawn. Grab some popcorn, candy, and bring your own blanket!

 

Finding Your Niche @ SJSU

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Student Services Center 603

Are you interested in getting involved on campus but you don't know where to start? Come learn about opportunities across campus and how to get involved.

 

Cooking Healthy, Eating Well (CHEW): Vegan Burgers

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

3:00pm - 4:15pm

Student Wellness Center 124

A modern twist to a classic favorite: This plant powered burger will fuel your body and mind for a full day of classes and study. Learn how to make 'em with just a microwave, making it a residence hall room friendly meal! Sign up in advance at www.tinyurl.com/CHEWFall2018

 

Don't Go #Textbookbroke

Thursday, September 20, 2018

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Student Services Center 603

Students will learn about the SJSU campus AL$ initiatives on how to search for affordable textbooks so bring your textbook list with you. Refreshments included.

 

Cooking Healthy, Eating Well (CHEW): Kimbap

Friday, September 21, 2018

1:30pm - 2:45pm

SWC 124

The word “kim” in Korean is seaweed, and “bap” is rice. Kimbap are rice rolls that look similar to sushi. Traditionally, kimbap contains seasoned vegetables, egg, and meat and/or imitation crab. Roll up your sleeves, and let’s make some Korean sushi together! Sign up in advance at www.tinyurl.com/CHEWFall2018

 

Past Events

AUGUST

Student Workshop: Getting Started with Canvas (Online)

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Online via Zoom: https://goo.gl/z3MWBy

This workshop will provide a brief overview of the basic features of Canvas.

 

Food Fest Welcome Dinner

Friday, August 17, 2018

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Housing Quad - area in front of Campus Village & RAC Resident Activity Center in CVB

Join RHA as we welcome residents to campus! Residents are invited to sample local cuisine and learn more about University Housing’s on-campus leadership organization.

 

Football Fall Scrimmage

Saturday, August 18, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

CEFCU Stadium

 

Residence Hall Association Social Night

Saturday, August 18, 2018

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Campus Village Quad

New school year, new lights of life. Come dance and meet new friends under the starry lIghts. Desert and drinks first come first serve.

 

DIY Decor (Llamas & Succulents) Residence Hall Association

Sunday, August 19, 2018

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Housing Quad - area in front of Campus Village

Join us in the Campus Village Quad to DIY your own mini succulent and pet some cool animals!



SJSU Night at Target

Sunday, August 19, 2018

9:00pm - midnight

Target (Coleman Avenue)

Join us at the Target on Coleman Avenue for a night of Spartan fun, free gifts and shopping. Use your 15% discount for your room essentials or class essentials! Line up between Joe West and Campus Village A beginning at 9 p.m. for a free bus ride. Shuttles will run from about 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.

 

VIP Night

Sunday, August 19, 2018

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Spartan Bookstore

Join us at the Spartan Bookstore's 7th Annual VIP Night event, and enjoy free food, play fun games, shop great deals, win awesome prizes, and so much more! All students are welcome.

 

President Mary Papazian's 2018 Fall Welcome Address

Monday, August 20, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

Refreshments will be served. A link to a live stream of the address will be posted on the SJSU home page. This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals who require other accommodations should contact the Office of the President at (408) 924-1177 as soon as possible.  

 

Silent Disco

Monday, August 20, 2018

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Housing Quad (area in front of the Campus Village Building)

Dance to the beat of your own tune! All students are welcome to dance the night away in the Housing Quad. Bring your friends or come and meet new friends!

 

#WOWSJSU Kick-Off Festival

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

11:30am - 1:30pm

7th Street Plaza

Let’s kick-off the academic year right! Come by for free food, live music, SJSU giveaways, and more! Most importantly, don’t forget to pick up your 2018 #WOWSJSU schedule to know what events and programs are happening in the first few weeks!

 

Intergroup Dialogue

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Student Union Meeting Room 2A

Join your fellow Spartans in a dialogue about the importance of storytelling. Facilitated by Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) intergroup dialogue facilitators.

 

Residence Hall Association Movie Night

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

7:00pm - 10:30pm

CV Quad & RAC

Celebrate the beginning of the semester and join RHA for a fun evening filled with food, drinks, and activities.

 

On-Campus Job Fair

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

10:30am - 1:30pm

7th Street Plaza

The On-Campus Job Fair is an opportunity for students to engage and talk to various SJSU departments looking to hire students.

 

Your Journey: Lessons of Inspiration

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Student Union Meeting Room 2

Author and activist Tony Shavers will motivate you to find worth in your journey and inspiration from its achievements and challenges. Learn to make an impact today and pave your own road! Food will be served.

 

Burritos with Spartan Athletics

Thursday, August 23, 2018

9:30am - 11:00am

Smith/Carlos Lawn

Come and have breakfast burritos with our very own Spartan Athletics to celebrate the first Spartan Pride Thursday!

 

MOSAIC Fall Open House

Thursday, August 23, 2018

11:00am - 3:00pm

MOSAIC Cross Cultural Center (Student Union 1st Floor)

Opportunity for new and current Spartans to connect with MOSAIC and learn about resources available to them through the center.

 

#WOW Bubbles

Thursday, August 23, 2018

11:30am - 1:00pm

Tower Lawn

Meet new friends at the library bubble party. An event not to be missed, with bubbles big and small!

 

 

ASK ME Tables

Monday, August 20 - Thursday, August 23

7:30am - 7:00pm

Friday, August 24, 2018

7:30am - 4:00pm

In front of Clark Hall, ATMs, and Student Wellness Center (3 locations)

Need directions to your next class? Drop by any of the ASK ME tables for any directions or questions about services and life on campus.

 

 

Spartan Pride Paint Night

Thursday, August 23, 2018

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Diaz Compean Student Union Ballroom

It’s not an art class, it’s a paint party! Come and enjoy an evening with your fellow Spartans! Canvas, paint, and snacks provided. Open to all students. Seating is limited so RSVP by Tuesday, August 21 at http://bit.ly/sjsupaintnight2018.

 

NT Live Screening: Follies

Thursday, August 23, 2018

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Hammer Theatre, 101 Paseo de San Antonio

Free National Theatre Live screening with SJSU ID.  Don’t miss Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical Follies, captured live on London’s National Theatre Stage in 2017.  Starring Imelda Staunton and Tracie Bennett.

 

Meet the Greeks

Friday, August 24, 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm (Meet the Greeks/Tabling)

12:30pm - 2:00pm (Presentation on our 4 Greek Councils)

Housing Quad (first half) / CV2 Multipurpose room (2nd half)

At SJSU we have 4 Greek councils. Learn more about our Greek community and the difference between each council.

 

NT Live Screening: Follies

Sunday, August 26, 2018

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Hammer Theatre, 101 Paseo de San Antonio

Free National Theatre Live screening with SJSU ID.  Don’t miss Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical Follies, captured live on London’s National Theatre Stage in 2017.  Starring Imelda Staunton and Tracie Bennett.

 

Donut Mondays @ the Cesar Chavez Community Action Center

Monday, August 27, 2018

9:00am

Cesar Chavez Community Action Center - Student Union 1st Floor

Come by the CCCAC, get a donut, and  learn more how to get involved and the opportunities we have in store for you!

 

Intergroup Dialogue

Monday, August 27, 2018

3:30pm

Student Union Meeting Room 2A

Join your fellow Spartans in a dialogue about the importance of storytelling. Facilitated by Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ODEI) intergroup dialogue facilitators.

 

Don't go #textbookbroke

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

9:00am - 12:00pm

7th Street Plaza

Learn how to save $$$$ on textbooks. Refreshments will be provided.

 

Student Wellness Center Open House

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

10:00am - 1:00pm

Student Wellness Center

Come to the Student Wellness Center and learn about services and programs provided by Wellness & Health Promotion, the Student Health Center, and Counseling & Psychological Services.  Grab some cool swag just for visiting our booths!

 

Student Organization Fair

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Tower Lawn

Come and meet the clubs and organizations you can get involved with here at SJSU! All are welcome!

 

Cesar Chavez Community Action Center Open House

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

3:00pm - 4:30pm

Cesar Chavez Community Action Center  - Student Union 1st Floor

Interested in learning more about the CCCAC? How to sign up for volunteer opportunities?  Stop by our open house! Meet the CCCAC staff, enjoy snacks, and sign up for an opportunity!

 

Graduate Student Mixer

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

4:00pm - 6:30pm

Student Union Meeting Room 4

Mix and mingle with your fellow graduate students while enjoy light appetizers and refreshments! RSVP at http://bit.ly/sjsugraduatemixer.

 

Wi-Fi Bar

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

9:00am - 11:00am

Clark Hall Computer Lab

1-1 help with wifi and other computer issues.

Repeats on 8/28, 8/29, 9/5,9/6, 9/12,9/13. 2 sessions per date 9:00am - 11:00am and 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

 

Career Center Carnival

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

10:00am - 2:00pm

Smith/Carlos Lawn

Join us for carnival fun while interacting with career coaches about landing a job or internship and exploring career options.  Free food, classic carnival games, petting zoo and prizes!

 

Student Union Open House

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Student Union

Come learn and explore the various services the Student Union building offers! Free food, music, prizes, and giveaways!

 

Veterans Resource Center Open House

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

Veterans Resource Center - Student Union 1st Floor

Please come by to learn about the resources for military connected students and meet the staff.

 

Tailgate Classy

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

11:00am - 2:00pm

7th Street Plaza

Celebrate the start of Football Season with Peer Health Educators. Collect some swag, play some games, and learn how you can keep your party classy.

 

African-American/Black Student Success Center’s Welcome Wednesday Open House

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Student Union 1360 - African-American/Black Student Success Center

Please stop by the AABSSC to check out the new space, learn about resources, meets new friends and enjoy tasty refreshments at Welcome Wednesday!

 

International Coffee Hour Kickoff

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Student Wellness Center 122

This event will provide a space for new international and domestic students to come together, engage in conversation, play games, and eat pizza. The goal of coffee hour is to provide a space for both international students and domestic students on campus to meet, connect, and develop social support network.

 

#MadeIt

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

1:00pm - 3:00pm

University Library - Material Lab in the Lower Level

Get creative using the Library's new technologies including a laser cutter, 3D printing, and learn about different types of materials that you see or use everyday. Stop by the Library Material Lab to learn, design, and make something to take with you.

 

KLEVR Lab - A Mixed Reality Workspace

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

2:00pm - 3:30pm

King Library, Room 455

Demo and overview of the King Library's new Virtual-Reality & Augmented-Reality workspace available to students on the 4th floor.

 

Spartan Squad Kick Off

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

4:00pm - 7:00pm

Tower Lawn

This is a spirit booster event where Spartan Squad t-shirt will be distributed to SJSU students to increase Spartan's unity and pride and celebrate the upcoming first football game. There will be music, food and games.

 

Black Male Collective: Barbershop Talks

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

5:00pm - 6:30pm

122A Student Wellness Center

The Black Male Collective: Barbershop Talks provides a space for men of color to connect, build relationship, and discuss topics ranging from sports to society to academics.

 

SI-Panhellenic Recruitment Info Session

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Student Union Theater

Learn more information about Panhellenic, 1 of the 4 Greek Councils at SJSU. It’s the governing body of the general interest, social women's fraternities and sororities.

 

Study Abroad Info Session

Thursday, August 30, 2018

10:30am - 11:30am

Clark Hall 547

Join us to learn more about short and long-term study abroad opportunities at SJSU! Come and meet study abroad advisors, faculty leading international programs, and fellow Spartans who have studied abroad.

 

#WOW Bubbles

Thursday, August 30, 2018

11:30am - 1:00pm

Tower Lawn

Meet new friends at the library bubble party. An event not to be missed, with bubbles big and small!

 

LGBTQ+ Welcome with the PRIDE Center

Thursday, August 30, 2018

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Student Union, Meeting Room 1A

Join us to meet the LGBTQ+ community at SJSU!  We’ll tell you about all exciting opportunities there are to learn and grow with our community.

 

Come One, Come All to the Greatest Tailgate of All!

Thursday, August 30, 2018

4:30pm - 6:30pm

South Campus

Join the Division of Student Affairs for our annual tailgate - carnival style! Enjoy carnival food, games, prizes, face painting, balloon animals,  and so much more! Participants will have the opportunity to run on the field and access to special spartan seating at the football game.

 

Football: SJSU Spartans vs. UC Davis Aggies

Thursday, August 30, 2018

7:00pm

CEFCU Stadium

After the Greatest Tailgate of All, head over to the stadium to enjoy the first Spartan Football game of the season! Football schedule available: http://www.sjsuspartans.com/sports/m-footbl/sched/sjsu-m-footbl-sched.html

 

UndocuSpartan Fall Welcome

Thursday, August 30, 2018

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Student Union Meeting Room 3

Join us in welcoming all new and returning UndocuSpartans to SJSU! Enjoy an evening of guest speakers, food, giveaways, and the opportunity to connect with other students, faculty, and staff.