Welcome Week 2019 | BCTC

Welcome Week 2019

August 26-29, 2019

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Welcome Week will be full of free activities to welcome new and returning students to the BCTC campuses!  There will be a faculty/staff vs. student kickball game, resource fairs, open houses, a dance and more! 

Welcome Week Schedule

Monday, August 26

  • Kick Ball Tournament (Faculty/Staff vs. Students)
    • Location: Newtown on lawn next to the gym (behind the Science Education Center)
    • Time: starts at 11am with music & snacks, game starts at 12pm
    • Join us for a good way to “kick off” a fun week of events for Welcome Week 2019!  Play kickball against faculty and staff members, or play a round of corn hole or lawn Jenga. 
  • Ice Cream Social
    • Location: Lobby of the Newtown Classroom Building
    • Time: starts at 11am with music & snacks and ice cream
    • Enjoy some ice cream while socializing with other students, faculty and staff!

Tuesday, August 27

  • Advising, Assessment and Career Counseling Open House
    • Location: Newtown Campus
    • Time: 10:30am – 1pm
    • Find out what the Advising, Assessment and Career Counseling Offices have to offer new BCTC students!
  • BCTC Involvement Resource Fair
    • Location: Newtown Classroom Building on the first floor
    • Time: 11am – 1pm
    • Come find out about all of the different services offered to BCTC students on our campuses, and meet with student organization leaders to find ways to get plugged in on campus

Wednesday, August 28

  • Open House for Student Support Services, Veteran Student Services, Counseling, Early Alert and African American Retention
    • Location: Cooper AT 102
    • Time: 11:00am - 1pm
    • Come enjoy drinks and snacks while you meet staff from the Student Support Services, Counseling, Veteran Services, African American Retention and Early Alert offices
  • Community Resource Fair
    • Location: Leestown – M Building
    • Time: 11am – 1pm
    • Come find out about the different opportunities offered by local businesses and organizations
  • Ice Cream Social
    • Location: Leestown – M Building
    • Time: 11am – 1pm
    • Enjoy some ice cream while socializing with other students, faculty and staff!
  • Advising, Assessment and Career Counseling Open House
    • Location: Cooper Campus
    • Time: 10:30am – 1pm
    • Find out what the Advising, Assessment and Career Counseling Offices have to offer new BCTC students!

Thursday, August 29

  • BCTC Career Fair
    • Location: Newtown classroom building on the first floor
    • Time: 11am – 1pm
    • Looking for a part time or full time job?  Check out job openings at local area businesses!
  • Thursday Night: G.L.O.W. (Grow, Learn, Opportunity, Welcome) Dance Party
    • Location: Newtown Gym
    • Time: 7pm-9pm
    • Come have fun with friends and other fellow BCTC students as we celebrate the end of Welcome Week 2019!  This is a free event for all BCTC students