Opening of School Activities Fall 2012

move in dayAll mandatory events for new students are indicated in this schedule by a

Get Your Red On
August 24 to October 3

Friday, August 24
Move-In Day for New Students
Residence Halls, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Off-Campus Merchant Showcase
Student Activities Center (SAC) Plaza, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Family Farewell Lunch
Academic Mall, 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Pre-order your tickets online at stonybrook.edu/fsa

University Scholars Reception
SAC Auditorium and Ballroom B, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Required for all University Scholar students.

Honors College Reception
Tabler, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Required for all Honors College students.

Building Meeting
Residence Halls, 4:00 pm
Required for all new resident students.

New Resident Student Dinner
Residence Hall Cafés, 5:00 pm 

Hillel's New Student Welcome Shabbat Dinner
Delancey Street Deli, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

First Night Out
SAC Plaza/Staller Steps, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Saturday, August 25
Continental Breakfast
Residence Halls, 8:30 am

New Student Sign-In
LaValle Stadium, 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Required for all new students.

New Student Convocation
LaValle Stadium, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Required for all new students.

Transfer Tailgate Lunch and Workshops
Wang Center, 12:00 pm to 1:45 pm.Required for all new transfer students.  

Tranfer Group A (black lanyards): Lunch: 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm. Workshops: 1:00 pm
Tranfer Group B (white lanyards): Workshops: 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm. Lunch: 1:00 pm

Undergraduate College Programming/Activity and Lunch
12:00 pm to 4:30 pm. Required for all new first-year students.

ACH: Tabler
HDV: SAC
LDS: H Quad
SSO: Roth
GLS: GLS/HDV Center
ITS: Mendelsohn

wolfie"This Community" for Transfers
Staller Center, 2:15 pm to 4:30 pm. Required for all new Transfer students.

Non-Traditional Student Program
Wang Center , 2:00 pm to 4:15 pm

South P Commuter Party
South P Express Loop, 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Strongly encouraged for new commuter students.

Dinner
SAC/Kelly/SB Union, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Second Night Out Movie Night: The Hunger Games
Staller Steps, 7:30 pm

Sunday, August 26
This Community Belongs to All of Us
First-year students will attend programming by Undergraduate College affiliation from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm. See your schedule for specific times and locations. Required for all new first-year students.
 
Taking Care of Business
Various locations, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Service offices will be open so you can take care of last-minute details.
 
"Finding Your Class Building" Tours
10:00 am to 1:30 pm. Register for tours at the SAC Plaza info table/tent.

Campus Community Info Fair
Academic Mall, 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. Campus departments provide students with info and giveaways.  

Returning Students Move-In
Residence Halls, 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

WISE Orientation and Reception
Wang Center, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Required for all WISE Program students.

National Student Exchange (NSE) Orientation
GLS/HDV Center. 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Required for all NSE students.

Fitness Jam
SAC Ballroom B, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Third Night Out: RHA Block Party

SAC Plaza, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

first dayMonday, August 27
Monday to Friday Classes Begin

Bingo for Books
SAC Ballroom A, 7:00 pm

Tuesday, August 28
Fitness Jam
SAC Ballroom B, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Scoopin' Out Success
SAC Lobby, 5:00 pm

Wednesday, August 29
Part-Time Job Expo
SAC Ballrooms A & B, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Hillel's Welcome Pizza Party
Stony Brook (SB) Union Courtyard, 1:00 pm

IFSC BBQ
SAC Plaza, 1:00 pm

Thursday, August 30
Welcome Back Workouts
SAC Ballroom B, 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Friday, August 31
Putt Putt on the Plaza
SAC Plaza, 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Saturday, September 1
SB Football vs. Central Connecticut
LaValle Stadium, 6:00 pm

Monday, September 3
Labor Day. Classes not in session

USG Presents Reel Big Fish Concert
Staller Steps, 4:00 pm

Tuesday, September 4
No classes in session.

loungeWednesday, September 5
Commuter Student Association Welcome Breaksfast
Commuter Commons (144 Student Activities Center), 9:00 am

Fitness Classes Begin
SAC Aerobics Studios
Check out the schedule at recreation.sunysb.edu.

Multicultural Affairs Open House
SB Union 135, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Homecoming King and Queen Contest

Deadline, 222 SAC, 5:00 pm

Hillel's Women's Wellness Presents Alohas and Apples
237 Stony Brook Union, 7:00 pm

Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament
SAC Ballroom B, 7:00 pm

WUSB Radio Station 35th Anniversary Exhibition
SAC Art Gallery. Open weekdays through Oct. 3.

Thursday, September 6
Commuter Student Services (CSS) Welcome Reception
SAC 144, 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

IVCF Welcome Back
SAC Ballroom B, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Friday, September 7
Weekend Life Council Presents: September First-Friday Gamer's Alley
SAC Plaza, 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Welcome Shabbat Services
Orthodox: Student Union Room 249 Conservative: Union 247, 6:45 pm

Welcome Shabbat Dinner
Delancey Street Restaurant, Student Union. 1st Floor, 7:45 pm

Campus Recreation Mets Trip
SAC Bus Loop, 7:00 pm
Visit recreation.sunysb.edu.

Saturday September 8
Hillel's Welcome Shabbat Lunch
Delancey Street Restaurant, SB Union, 12:30 pm

Battle of the Undergraduate Colleges: Field Day
Campus Recreation Fields

SB Football vs. Pace
LaValle Stadium, 6:00 pm

Last day for health insurance waivers

African Student Union Welcome Back Party
SAC Ballroom A, 11:00 pm to 3:00 am

Monday, September 10
Haitian Student Organization
Ayiti Lounge, Tabler Quad, 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Handball Tournament
Outdoor Handball Courts, 6:00 pm

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Outdoor Basketball Courts (Sports Complex), 7:00 pm

Craft Center Open House: Ceramic Studio Tour
SB Union 049, 12:00 pm, 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm    

Tuesday, September 11
9/11 Memorial
Memorial Arch, 8:30 am

CSS Commuter Connection
Commuter Commons/144 SAC, 9:00 am to 10:30 am

Blood Drive
SAC Ballroom A, 11:00 am to 8:00 pm

Craft Night
SB Union Bi-Level, 6:30 pm

Intramurals Fall Season Deadline
Campus Recreation Center, 5:00 pm. Visit studentaffairs.stonybrook.edu/rec for more information.

Film: 9/11: An American Requiem
Charles B. Wang Center, Time TBA

Wednesday, September 12
Craft Center Classes Begin. 
Visit stonybrook.edu/craftcenter for schedule, pre-registration/payment info.

Africana Studies Meet and Greet
S-224 SBS, 12:50 pm to 2:00 pm

Involvement Fair
SAC Plaza/Academic Mall, 1:00 pm

Reception: WUSB Radio Station 35th Anniversary Exhibition
SAC Art Gallery, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Café Hillel
Delancey Street, SB Union, 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 13
ISO & Golden Key English Pal Program Meet and Greet
SAC Ballroom A, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Center for Prevention and Outreach Depression Screening
SAC 144, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Stop by to learn about mental health and to take a quick and confidential screening.

Minute to Win It
SAC Auditorium, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Student African American Brotherhood Welcome Event
SAC 302, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Friday, September 14
Weekend Life Presents Snow White and the Huntsman
SAC Auditorium, 7:00 pm

Saturday, September 15
Campus Recreation Whitewater Rafting Trip
SAC Bus Loop, 5:00 am
Visit recreation.sunysb.edu.

Weekend Life Presents Snow White and the Huntsman
SAC Auditorium, 7:00 pm

Sunday, September 16
Weekend Life Presents Snow White and the Huntsman
Union Auditorium, 2:00 pm

Rosh Hashanah Services
SAC Ballroom and 249 SB Union. Visit stonybrookhillel.org for a full schedule and to obtain your free student ticket.

Monday, September 17
Rosh Hashanah Services
SAC Ballroom and 249 SB Union. Visit stonybrookhillel.org for a schedule and to obtain your free student ticket.

Tuesday, September 18
Rosh Hashanah Services
SAC Ballroom and 249 SB Union. Visit stonybrookhillel.org for a schedule and to obtain your free student ticket.

Open Craft Studio
SB Union 081, 6:30 pm

fansWednesday, September 19
Academic Advising Day
Outside Melville Library, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Homecoming Kick Off, Apple Market, and Fire Safety Day
SAC Plaza, 1:00 pm

University Convocation and State of the University Address
Staller Main Stage, 4:00 pm

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Résumé Workshop
SAC Ballroom B, 7:00 pm

CSS and CSA Drive-In Movie
South Parking Lot, 7:00 pm (parking), 7:30 pm (movie)

Mixing it Up with Hillel
Delancey Street, SB Union First Floor, 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 20
Homecoming Creative Explosion
SAC Auditorium, 8:00 pm

Chinese Association at Stony Brook Mah-Jongg Tournament
SAC Ballroom A, 7:30 pm

The Clean House
Staller Center, 8:00 pm 

Friday, September 21
Shabbat Services
Orthodox: Student Union Room 249 Conservative: Union 247, 6:30 pm

Hillel and The Chocolate Factory
Delancey Street Restaurant, Student Union, 1st Floor, 7:30 pm

Seawolves Showcase
Staller Steps, 7:00 pm

Saturday September 22
Chocolate Covered Lunch
Delancey Street Restaurant, Student Union, 1st Floor, 12:30 pm

Wolfstock BBQ
Athletic Fields, 3:00 pm

SB Football vs. Colgate (Homecoming/Wolfstock)
LaValle Stadium, 6:00 pm

The Clean House
Staller Center, 8:00 pm

Alpha Phi Alpa Step Show
SAC Auditorium, 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Alpha Phi Alpa After Party
SAC Ballroom A, 11:00 pm to 3:00 am

Monday, September 24
Artisan's Workshop
SB Union 081, 6:30 pm

Black Womyn's Weekend Playwriters Guild "True Life"
SAC Ballroom B, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Fashion Studio: Watermark Tees
Stony Brook Union Craft Center, Rm. 081, 7:00 pm

Tuesday, September 25
Yom Kippur Services
SAC Auditorium/249 SB Union. Call 632-6565 for your student ticket.

Open Craft Studio
SB Union 081, 6:30 pm

Wednesday, September 26
Yom Kippur Services
SAC Auditorium/249 SB Union. Call 632-6565 for your student ticket.

Thursday, September 27
CLC Mid-Autumn Fest
SAC Auditorium, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Multicultural Women's Alliance Fall Welcome Event
SAC Ballroom A, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Philippine United Student Organization Meet and Greet
SAC Ballroom B, 8:30 pm to 10:00 pm                

The Clean House
Staller Center, 8:00 pm

Friday, September 28
C.O.A.L.I.T.I.ON. Presents CEYO Banquet
SAC Ballroom A, 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

ChinaBlue Mid-Autumn Festival
SAC Plaza, 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Weekend Life Council presents Game On with Gamer's Guild
GLS/HDV Center, 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Saturday, September 29
Campus Recreation Red Bulls Trip
SAC Bus Loop, 7:00 pm
Visit recreation.sunysb.edu.

Tuesday, October 2
Open Craft Studio
SB Union 081, 6:30 pm

Wednesday, October 3 
Engineering and Technology Fair
Engineering Quad, 1:00 pm to 2:20 pm

This schedule is subject to change. For updates, please visit the Orientation Information Table located in the SAC Lobby during the first week of the new semester.

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