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Events for August 27, 2021

Morning

Hendricks Chapel exterior

Interfaith Blessing for Students and Families

August 27, 2021 at 8:00am8:45am EDT

Hendricks Chapel

UPDATE: This event will end at 8:45 a.m., not 10 a.m. as previously stated. Join Dean Brian Konkol and chaplains of Hendricks Chapel in peaceful connection and a special blessing for students as they…

Family Breakfast

August 27, 2021 at 9:00am10:30am EDT

Shaw Quadrangle, Quad Tent - Hinds Hall

All undergraduate incoming first year students are welcome to come and enjoy a light breakfast and meet new families, staff and faculty.

Syracuse Welcome Small Group Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 9:00am10:00am EDT

No location (See event details)

During this second Small Group meeting, your Orientation Leaders will review the day’s schedule with you, lead a meaningful activity as you head into your first semester and more! Syracuse…

School of Education | Parents, Guardians and Supporters Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 9:00am10:00am EDT

Maxwell Hall

Information Session and Q&A. Hosted by the senior assistant dean for academic and student services. Recommended for parents, guardians and supporters of all students, including dually enrolled…

iSchool | Family Breakfast

August 27, 2021 at 9:00am10:30am EDT

Hinds Hall, Tent in front of building

Join the Dean, faculty and staff with a breakfast to kickoff the academic year. Families and new students are welcome to attend.

Whitman | Family Welcome: Open House

August 27, 2021 at 9:00am11:00am EDT

Whitman School of Management, Lobby

We welcome you to stop by the Whitman School anytime for coffee and light refreshments, tours of the building and to speak with Whitman staff members. Family members are encouraged to leave campus by…

A&S | Maxwell Dean’s Welcome for Students and Families

August 27, 2021 at 9:30am10:00am EDT

The Dome

Please join Dean Karin Ruhlandt & Dean David Van Slyke as they welcome students and their families to the A&S | Maxwell family. Parents will be encouraged to say good-bye to their students…

Newhouse 3 exterior

Newhouse | New Student Welcome Reception

August 27, 2021 at 9:30am11:00am EDT

Newhouse Patio

An informal event for new students to mingle with faculty, staff and administrators.

ECS New Student Orientation: Destination – Graduation

August 27, 2021 at 9:45am11:00am EDT

Physics Building, Stolkin Aud

New ECS students will meet with the Success Advising Program staff to learn more about the ECS student experience. Please note this event is Required for First-Year students, and optional for…

Falk | Parent and Family Open House

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am11:30am EDT

No location (See event details)

Offices will be open for parents/families to informally tour the Falk College Complex and say hello to faculty and staff.  Refreshments are available in Falk 335.

VPA | Dean’s Welcome for Parents and Families

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am11:00am EDT

Crouse College and Virtual (See event details)

Join the dean, faculty, and staff for the official welcome to the College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) for new students and their families. Includes an information session and Q&A. Please…

Campus Tours

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am4:00pm EDT

Hendricks Chapel, Steps of Hendricks Chapel

Led by the Orientation Leaders, you are invited to participate in a personalized campus tour! Show up to Hendricks Chapel, find an Orientation Leader and embark on a walking tour of campus! Feel free…

A&S | Maxwell Experience Event

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am11:15am EDT

The Dome

Students are invited to gather for an informal meet-and-greet with the deans, faculty and staff on the turf of The Stadium. This is a required event for A&S | Maxwell students.

School of Architecture | Welcome Reception

August 27, 2021 at 10:00am11:00am EDT

Slocum Hall, Atrium

An informal event for new students and their families to mingle with administrators, faculty, staff, and peer advisors. Tours of Slocum Hall will be available.

Dissertation Defense: Derek Case

August 27, 2021 at 11:00am1:00pm EDT

Life Sciences Complex

You are invited to attend and participate in the oral doctoral examination of Derek Case, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Friday, August 27, at 11 a.m. in the Life Science…

ECS New Student Peer Leader Group Activity

August 27, 2021 at 11:00am1:00pm EDT

Various

New ECS students will join their Peer Leader for a campus tour and lunch in the dining hall. Please note this is Required for First-Year students and optional for Transfer students. Peer Leader…

A&S | Maxwell BBQ on the Turf

August 27, 2021 at 11:15am1:00pm EDT

The Dome

Please join us for lunch with the A&S | Maxwell deans, peer mentors, students and staff.

VPA | Parents’ Tour of the School of Design

August 27, 2021 at 11:30am12:30pm EDT

Nancy Cantor Warehouse

Parents, guardians and supporters of new School of Design students are invited to join the school for a tour. The tour will begin in the Warehouse Auditorium, Room 100a.

Afternoon

Pandemic Teaching and Learning Strategies: What Do We Keep and Why Do We Keep It?

August 27, 2021 at 12:00pm1:30pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

Join in a facilitated dialogue with colleagues centered around the questions: What teaching-related experiences from the pandemic should inform how we approach teaching and learning this fall? What…

ECS New Student Social

August 27, 2021 at 1:00pm3:00pm EDT

No location (See event details)

New ECS students will have the opportunity to meet their peers and upperclassmen Peer Leader at this social event. This event is required for first-year students and optional for transfer students.

VPA | Dean’s Welcome Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 1:00pm2:00pm EDT

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Join the dean, faculty, and staff for the official welcome to the College of Visual and Performing Arts. This event is required for new VPA students.

A&S | Maxwell Small Group Advising Sessions

August 27, 2021 at 1:00pm5:00pm EDT

Various Locations

Meet with your advisor and receive vital information for your first weeks at Syracuse, your student record, and your support network. The exact date, time, location, and details for access to the…

Falk | Dean’s Welcome Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 1:00pm1:30pm EDT

Grant Auditorium, Grant Auditorium

An official Welcome for all First Year and Transfer students new to Falk College. This event is required for students.

Whitman | Deans’ Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 1:00pm2:00pm EDT

Goldstein Auditorium

First-Year Students are invited to the official Deans’ Welcome to Whitman. Hear from the Deans, House Mentors and Academic Advisors. This event is required for students.

Jumuah: Muslim Friday Service

August 27, 2021 at 1:10pm2:30pm EDT

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Join our Jumua’h Friday service led by Islamic Chaplain Amir Duric in the Chapel at 1:10 p.m. All are welcome to lunch and coffee or tea after prayer, downstairs in the Chapel’s Noble Room.

Maxwell Citizenship Skills

August 27, 2021 at 1:30pm2:30pm EDT

National Veterans Resource Center, Tan Auditorium

Maxwell Citizenship Skills: An interactive event designed for social science and undecided students. This event is required for Maxwell students.

Falk | New Student Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 1:30pm2:00pm EDT

Grant Auditorium

Orientation hosted by Student Services Staff. Students will be dismissed to Department Meetings immediately following this session. This event is required for Falk students.

VPA | School of Art Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Shaffer Art Building, 121

Information regarding your program of study is discussed. This event is required for School of Art students.    

VPA | Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Heroy Geology Laboratory, Heroy Auditorium

Information regarding your program of study is discussed. This event is required for Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies students.    

VPA | Department of Drama Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Syracuse Stage, Drama Department

Information regarding your program of study is discussed. This event is required for Department of Drama students.    

VPA | Setnor School of Music Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Information regarding your program of study is discussed. This event is required for Setnor School of Music students.

VPA | Department of Transmedia Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:30pm EDT

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Information regarding your program of study is discussed. This event is required for Department of Transmedia students.    

VPA | School of Design Area Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm4:00pm EDT

Nancy Cantor Warehouse

Students will learn information about their program of study.  The area meeting includes the “Design Scramble.” Bus transportation to the Nancy Cantor Warehouse and return transportation…

iSchool | Dean’s Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

Watson Hall, Watson Theater

Students are welcomed by the Dean of the School of Information Studies and are introduced to others integral in their success while at the iSchool. This event is required for new iSchool students.

School of Architecture | Dean’s Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

Physics Building, Stolkin Auditorium

Kick off your School of Architecture education with official introductions to faculty and staff, and learn about important components of our program. This event is required for School of Architecture…

Falk | Department Meetings

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

Falk Complex

An opportunity to meet with faculty, staff and fellow students in Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics. Students will be dismissed to department meetings from Grant Auditorium immediately…

Newhouse 1 exterior

Newhouse | External Transfer General Advising

August 27, 2021 at 2:00pm2:45pm EDT

Newhouse 1, Dressler Room (third floor)

External transfer students will meet with the Newhouse advising team to answer questions and prepare for major advising with department chairs on Saturday.

Dissertation Defense – Erik Muniz

August 27, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Virtual (See event details)

The oral doctoral examination of Erik Muniz, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Friday, August 27, at 3  p.m. EST in Zoom. Erik Muniz’s advisor is Professor Stefan Ballmer. The…

School of Architecture | Peer Advising

August 27, 2021 at 3:00pm5:00pm EDT

Slocum Hall, Atrium

Meet your Peer Advisor and participate in activities to learn more about the School of Architecture and your classmates. This event is required for School of Architecture students.

Newhouse | Dean’s Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 3:00pm4:00pm EDT

Goldstein Auditorium, Schine Student Center

Dean Mark Lodato will address the entering class and introduce the Newhouse faculty. This event is required for Newhouse students.

ECS Dean’s Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 3:30pm4:30pm EDT

Hendricks Chapel, Chapel

Join ECS Dean, J. Cole Smith, and Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Sinead Mac Namara, for a welcome event that will include welcome remarks and an upper-division student Q&A panel discussion.…

School of Education | Dean’s Welcome

August 27, 2021 at 3:30pm5:00pm EDT

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Hall Auditorium

Meet the dean of the School of Education, your faculty and academic advisor. Required for all students, including dually enrolled students (A&S/SOE, FALK/SOE, MA/SOE and VPA/SOE).

Evening

VPA | Leadership Scholars Welcome Reception

August 27, 2021 at 5:00pm6:00pm EDT

Sims Hall, 123

Welcome reception for VPA Leadership Scholars.

School of Education | Meet and Greet

August 27, 2021 at 5:00pm6:00pm EDT

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Hall Auditorium

Meet your peer advisor and get some School of Education swag. Walk your class schedule and see your classrooms. Learn about your program from an upper-class student’s perspective.

Welcome Shabbat

August 27, 2021 at 5:30pm8:00pm EDT

Syracuse Hillel (102 Walnut Place)

Join Syracuse Hillel for our first Shabbat celebration of the year! We will begin with student-led Shabbat services at 5:30pm followed by kosher Shabbat dinner at 6:15pm.

Community Gaming Night: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

August 27, 2021 at 6:00pm8:00pm EDT

Barnes Center at The Arch, 046

Celebrate the new academic year at the Barnes Center Esports Room! Race to the top against your friends playing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Check out our special 65” double TV head-to-head racing set…

Sadler and Lawrinson – Building Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 7:30pm9:30pm EDT

Physics Building, Maxwell Auditorium and Stolkin Auditorium

Refer to your building email for when your floor will be meeting. This meeting is split between Maxwell Auditorium and Stolkin Auditorium. This event is required for Sadler and Lawrinson residents.

Flint and Day – Building Meetings

August 27, 2021 at 7:30pm9:30pm EDT

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC)

Refer to your building email for when your floor will be meeting. This meeting will be split between HBC Gifford Auditorium and Shemin Auditorium in the Shaffer Art building. This event is required…

Shaw and Lyons – Building Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 7:30pm9:30pm EDT

Life Sciences Complex, 001

Refer to your building email for when your floor will be meeting. This event is required for Shaw and Lyons residents.

Haven – Building Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 7:30pm9:30pm EDT

Whitman School of Management, 007

Refer to your building email for when your floor will be meeting. This event is required for Haven residents.

Brewster, Boland, Brockway (BBB) – Building Meeting

August 27, 2021 at 7:30pm9:30pm EDT

Grant Auditorium

Refer to your building email for when your floor will be meeting. This event is required for BBB residents.

Orange Blast!

August 27, 2021 at 9:30pm EDT

Shaw Quadrangle

After you finish your Residence Hall Meetings, come to The Quad to enjoy inflatable games, obstacle courses, a dance party snacks and souvenirs! You will also have a chance to meet representatives…

All Day

‘Survival Kit: Provisions for your Research Journey’ Exhibition

October 29, 2020October 29, 2021 EDT

Bird Library

Dining with the Stars: A selection of cookbooks from the Opar collection

May 17, 2021August 31, 2021 EDT

Bird Library, 1st Floor

Apply to OrangeSeeds!

June 24, 2021September 9, 2021 EDT

Virtual (See event details)

“Explosions in a Shingle Factory: Trajectories Through a Fractured Landscape” Exhibit

July 16, 2021December 3, 2021 EDT

Bird Library, 4th Floor

Richard Koppe: American Painting and the New Bauhaus

August 19, 2021November 19, 2021 EDT

Syracuse University Art Museum

Collection Highlights: 5,500 Years of Art

August 19, 2021November 19, 2021 EDT

Syracuse University Art Museum

The Art Wall Project: Ivan Forde

August 19, 2021May 8, 2022 EDT

Syracuse University Art Museum

Each One, Inspired: Haudenosaunee Art Across the Homelands

August 19, 2021November 19, 2021 EDT

Syracuse University Art Museum

Clifford Prince King: We Used to Lay Together Exhibition

August 23, 2021October 14, 2021 EDT

Light Work

Syracuse Skating School Registration

August 24, 2021September 18, 2021 EDT

Tennity Ice Skating Pavilion