Welcome Week & First Pages 2017

Honors Welcome Week Events 2017
for First-Year Honors Students


Friday, September 1st

  • Honors Welcome Ceremony, Blackman Auditorium, 4:30pm-5:30pm
    • Your introduction to the University Honors Program and need-to-know information for Honors Welcome Week
  •  Honors LLC Dinner & Photo, Various On-Campus Locations, 5:40pm-7:20pm
    • Join your fellow Honors LLC members for a dinner and LLC clas photo
    • Please refer to your handout for the time and place for your respective LLC’s dinner and group photo
  • Honors Social, Centennial Common, 7:30pm-9:30pm
    • Party with your fellow incoming students and upperclass Honors students to ice cream and Oreos

Saturday, September 2nd

  • Honors Tech-Xpedition, Various Boston Locations, 9:00am-4:00pm
    • A High-Tech Smart Hunt! Pick the challenges, use your skills and strategize with your team to get the most points!
    • All groups depart from 20 West Village F.
    • Please consult your handout for your LLC’s start time.
    • Please wear your red Honors Welcome Week t-shirt
    • Bring a water bottle
    • Wear weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes for walking
    • T-passes and iPads (for the Tech-Xpedition only) will be provided

Sunday, September 3rd

  • Honors Induction & Pinning Ceremony, Blackman Auditorium, 1:00pm
    • Your formal induction into the University Honors Program
    • Business casual attire (no jeans)
    • Please join us for a cupcake reception following the ceremony

Tuesday, September 5th

  • Bryan Stevenson discusses Just Mercy, 7:00pm, Matthews Arena
    • Talk to all first-year students at Matthews Arena
    • No backpacks are permitted in Matthews Arena
    • Bryan will be available for a book signing after his talk