Office of Diversity Programs

2014 Dawg Days Diversity Orientation Schedule

Monday, August 18 (Dawg Days Diversity Ambassadors Only)

Time Event
8:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Dawg Days Diversity Ambassador Training
6 p.m. Mandatory Volunteer Orientation Dinner, AU 302

Tuesday, August 19

Time Event
11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arrival/Check-in, Efroymson Diversity Center, AU 004
6:30 p.m.  Welcome Dinner, University Club, AU 2nd Floor
10 p.m. - midnight Dawg Days "Fiesta" (food, movies, music and games) hosted by Latinos Unidos, Reilly Room, Atherton Union

Wednesday, August 20- King's Island Day!

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Atherton Union Dining Hall
8:30 a.m. Departure for King's Island (Transportation Provided)
11 a.m.

Arrival, King's Island (You're on your own for lunch and dinner!)

5 p.m. Departure back to Indianapolis
8 p.m. Approximate arrival time back to campus, Ahterton Union
10 p.m. Dawg Days Luau hosted by the Black Student Union (BSU), Efroymson Diversity Center, AU 004

Thursday, August 21

Time Event
7:30 a.m.

 Breakfast, Atherton Union Dining Hall

8 - 10 a.m.

Arrival/Check-in, Efroymson Diversity Center, AU 004 (Special Permission Only)

9 - 11:30 a.m. "LRC 101" - Introduction to the Learning Resource Center I, JH 220 (required for student participants)
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch, Atherton Union Dining Hall
12:30 p.m.  "LRC 101" - Introduction to the Learning Resource Center II, JH 220 (required for student participants)
3 p.m. "Scholarly Research I: Intro to College Writing, Union Board Room, AU326 (required for student participants)
4:30 p.m. Dinner, Atherton Union Dining Hall
6:30 p.m. "Create Your Masterpiece" Art Party (transportation & admission provided)
9:30 p.m. Return to Butler University

Friday, August 22

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Atherton Union Dining Hall
8:30 - 11:30 a.m. "Dawg Days 101" Community Service Project - Indianapolis Museum of Art
11:45 - 12:30 p.m. Personal Time
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch, Atherton Union Dining Hall
1:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Dawg Days 101 Workshops, Union Board Room, AU 326 (required for student participants)

"Taking Care of Business" Intro. to Internship and Career Services

"VisionQuest: Developing Your Life Plan"

"Developing the Community - Involvement Starts Here" The Multicultural Recruitment Team

"Money Matters" Financial Aid/Student Accounts

"A Campus without Borders" Intro. to Study Abroad/International Programs

"Campus Safety 101"

5:30 p.m. Dinner, Atherton Union Dining Hall
8:30 p.m. Cosmic Bowling, Woodland Bowl, 96th and Keystone Avenue (transportation provided)
11:30 p.m.

Return to Butler University

Saturday, August 23

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Atherton Union Dining Hall
8:30 - 11 a.m.

Dawg Days 101 Workshops (required for student participants)

"Scholarly Research II: Introduction to the Irwin Library"

"Technology 101" - JH 041 and 043

Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch, Atherton Union Dining Hall
1 p.m.

Morton-Finney Leadership Program Meeting, Union Board Room, AU 326

1:30 p.m.

"The 411" Panel Discussion (for students) Union Board Room, AU 326

1:30 p.m. 

"The 411" Panel Discussion (for parents) Union Board Room, AU 302

3:30 p.m.

"Mall and a Movie" - Afternoon at Circle Center Mall, Dinner, Shopping and Movie of your choice (transportation provided)

7:30 p.m.

Return to Butler University