Monday, August 18
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Trying to find your class? Need a refreshing drink of water or lemonade? Want some information about getting involved or the resources available on campus? Stop by one of the Lemonade Brigade tables manned by student leaders, staff, and faculty members.
Tuesday, August 19
Rockin’ the Wellness Center
3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Wellness Center, Health Sciences Campus
Come out for a break from classes, a little relaxation, or just to see what the Wellness Center has to offer! From basketball to fitness classes, there is something for EVERYONE at the Wellness Center!
Group Exercise classes start in the Group Exercise Room at 4:30 p.m. and go until 7:30 p.m.
- 4:30-5:30 p.m., Belly Roc
- 5:30-6:30 p.m., Step Fitness!
- 6:45-7:30 p.m., Fire Blast
*All in the Wellness Center Group Exercise Room.
For other class information, visit gru.edu/wellness.
GreenJackets Host New Jaguars!
78 Milledge Road, Augusta, GA 30904
Join New Jaguars as the Augusta GreenJackets match up against Hickory for Two-for-Tuesday!
Two-For-Tuesdays presented by SweetWater Brewing Company: Fans can enjoy two-for-one pricing on soft drinks and draft beers throughout the ballgame!
The first 250 students will be admitted at no cost. Make sure to bring your Student ID. You can also invite one guest per student for $5.
Wednesday, August 20
ClubFest at the Carnival
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Amphitheatre, Summerville Campus (Rain Location, JSAC Ballroom & Breezeway)
Come join the CREW to learn about student clubs and organizations, as well as various departments and offices at our biannual ClubFest! Win prizes and eat carnival-themed snacks by playing various games and learning about the different opportunities offered at GRU. There is something for everybody at ClubFest! Come find out what GRU has to offer you. You must have a valid JagCard to participate.
Meet the Greeks!
12:00 Noon – 1:00 PM
Amphitheatre, Summerville Campus (Rain Location: JSAC Ballroom)
Leadership, academic excellence, service, and brotherhood/sisterhood: If this is what you want out of your college experience, then you should GO GREEK! Stop by and be introduced to fraternity and sorority life at Georgia Regents University!
Thursday, August 21
HUGE POSTER SALE
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Outside Bellevue Hall, Summerville Campus
Come out to the Beyond the Wall poster sale to purchase some cool posters for your apartment, residence hall, or bedroom at home! The poster sale accepts Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. Visit beyondthewall.com.
Onyx Welcome Event
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
JSAC Patio, Summerville Campus (Rain Location: JSAC Ballroom)
Onyx is an exciting event that showcases our minority student organizations. The event is hosted by the National Pan-Hellenic Council and the Black Student Union and gives the history of each organization as well as a demonstration of what makes each organization unique.
Come mix and mingle with new and returning students while enjoying some music, entertainment, and food!
Friday, August 22
Professionalism Forum 2014
9:00 AM – 11:15 AM
Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre, Summerville Campus
9:30 AM – 11:45 AM
JSAC Ballroom, Summerville Campus
For all new Health Science Students. The Professionalism Forum is an annual program for all new students in the health sciences. The program introduces them to several universal concepts and dimensions of professionalism in health care and research including: Service, Leadership, Conduct, Patient- and Family-Centered Care, Cultural Competency, Collegiality and Respect, and Personal Accountability. Students must be prepared to handle many of the same difficult situations and dilemmas as working professionals in the health sciences, so this program challenges them to start thinking and acting professionally as they begin the formative part of their careers.
Night at Adventure Crossing
8:00 PM – 12:00 Midnight
4350 Wheeler Road, Augusta GA 30907
It’s that time again, let’s kick off the new academic year! GRU is going to Adventure Crossing on Friday, August 22nd from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM. This will be a great night filled with games, laser tag, go karts, and many other options. The first 350 students will be admitted for $5.00. Make sure to bring your validated JagCard. You can also invite a guest for $10.00. There will be a shuttle from the University Village.