Events

November 2017

Wednesday, November 1

Special Functions Tabling

Meet the Special Functions Team and learn how to join in on member-only culinary events and trips.

Wildcat Wednesday

On Wildcat Wednesday, remember to: - Wear your JWU gear (t-shirts, sweatshirts, ties, pins, Centennial shirts). If you’re a culinary or baking student, you...

Wildcat Wednesday: Good Morning Commuters

As a commuter student, allow the Campus Activities Board (CAB) to treat you to monthly breakfasts and to jumpstart your Wildcat Wednesdays!

CollegeWeekLive All Access Day Chat & Live Culinary Demo

Come chat with us at CollegeWeekLive's All Access virtual college fair to learn everything you need to know about Johnson & Wales University. Chef Branden...

HIV Testing

Anonymous & Confidential Testing Provided by AIDS Project RI The oral swab is a rapid test, results available in 20 minutes. Please avoid eating,...

Story Circles

Check out our facebook! Weekly topics will be posted on Mondays! @jwubridge

JWU Alumni WEBINAR: The Motivated Networker: A Proven System to Leverage Your Network!

Brian Howard has developed a proven system to help you develop a professional network quickly. You will take away from this presentation the confidence that...

Thursday, November 2

Gaebe - Ayanna & Watna

Attention first year Wildcats! Were you on team Gaebe for orientation? Were you lucky enough to have Ayanna and Watna as your OTEAM leaders? If so, we want...

Metrolina Career Fair

8 different colleges will meet in the Wildcat Gym to network with over 45 different employers and 10+ different graduate schools!

 # ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

#ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

Stress Less Event

Come to the Den and create your own stress ball and learn the different ways you can stress a little less before or after finals! #Iamthepack

Not Just Coffee Hour

Conversation Partner Discussion! Join us and discuss your Conversation Partner experiences!

Volleyball GNAC Semifinals

The Wildcats will take on Lasell at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday in the GNAC semifinals. JWU defeated the Lasers, 3-0, during the regular season.

Friday, November 3

Downcity Experience Event - Biology

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour, and talk to current students within your major.

Downcity Experience Event - Fashion

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour, and talk to current students within your major.

Downcity Experience Event - Health Science

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour, and talk to current students within your major.

Friday Culinary Experience

Interested in Culinary Arts or Baking & Pastry Arts? Get a taste for JWU Charlotte with our Friday Culinary Experience. Along with a Admissions Presentation...

Downcity Experience Event - Finance

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour, and talk to current students within your major.

Saturday, November 4

Johnson - Hayley, Devin & Stephanie

Attention first year Wildcats! Were you on team Johnson for orientation? Were you lucky enough to have Hayley, Devin & Stephanie as your OTEAM leaders? If...

Waterfire - Lizzie & Izzy

Attention first year Wildcats! Were you on team Waterfire for orientation? Were you lucky enough to have Lizzie & Izzy as your OTEAM leaders? If so, we want...

WSET Foundations Level 1 (Fall Term 2017)

The foundation Certificate is an entry level introduction to wine. The class is a one day, six session concluding with a short multiple choice exam. The...

Chef's Choice: A Guide To Holiday Entertaining

Learn how to prepare traditional holiday foods with a focus on how to handle and prepare food safely, so that your dinner is worry free. Learn proper...

Chef's Choice: Don't Chicken Out

Learn new ways to utilize chicken, creating delicious new favorites while saving time and money. In this class, everyone will learn to cut whole chickens and...

Chef's Choice: Knife Skills & Butchery (2 part class: November 4 and 11)

This two part class focuses on honing your culinary skills using two simple tools—your knife and cutting board. You will learn basic knife skills such as how...

Chef's Choice: Low Country Cookin'

You don't have to be from the South to appreciate Grandma's down home county cookin'. In this class, we'll teach you the secrets to creating traditional...

WSET Level 1

This class provides a basic introduction to the primary wine styles, grape varietals, tasting methods and food pairing techniques. It is ideal for wine...

Chef's Choice: Back to Basics Part 2 (Baking)

Chefs Choice recreational cooking classes assisting in the producion of ice cream, cakes, and muffins!

Volleyball GNAC Championship Match

Johnson & Wales will host Simmons in the GNAC championship game on Saturday at 1 p.m. JWU defeated the Sharks, 3-0, on September 26.

Sunday, November 5

JWU Alumni Carolina Panthers Game

Join our annual JWU Alumni Family Day with the Carolina Panthers! We'll start with a barbecue in the campus COOP Garden; then, the Panthers will collide with...

Monday, November 6

Veterans Appreciation Week

Stop into the Den and customize a personalized message on a I.D tag for the veterans who served our Country! #Iamthepack

JWU Alumni Virtual Speed Networking: Culinary

Don't have time to get to a networking event? Don't worry! With JWU's new virtual networking platform, you can "meet" peers in the industry right from you...

Story Circles

Check our facebook page! Weekly topics will be posted on Mondays! @jwubridge

Guided Meditation

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

Geography Series: St. Martin

Join us to learn about St. Martin and the cultures there!

JWU Alumni Virtual Speed Networking: Culinary

Don't have time to get to a networking event? Don't worry! With JWU's new virtual networking platform, you can "meet" peers in the industry right from you...

Tuesday, November 7

Old Edwards Inn

Old Edwards Inn will be recruiting on-campus!

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Guided Meditation

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

WSET Level 2

This qualification covers the key grape varieties grown and the styles of wine produced around the world. In this 7-week class you will learn the WSET...

Wednesday, November 8

Giving Week

WEDNESDAY: create astress ball to GIVE to the arthritis foundation.

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Internship 101

Thinking about internship? Learn more about internship requirements.

Internship 101

Thinking about internship? Learn more about internship requirements for international students.

Know your Foodways

Know your Foodways- the intersection of food in culture, traditions and history

Internship 101

Thinking about internship? Learn more about internship requirements.

Internship 101

Thinking about internship? Learn more about internship requirements for international students.

Internship 101 (For International Students)

Thinking about internship? Learn more about internship requirements for international students.

Story Circles

Check out our facebook! Weekly topics will be posted on Mondays! @jwubridge

Paint Night @ the Den

Off-Campus Student Services is hosting Paint Night at the Den November 8th. Instructions will be provided by, Paint The Town Studios. Supplies will be...

WIND DOWN WEDNESDAY! Pop into the Holidays

This fun-filled class takes you on a worldwide tour of sparkling wine. From prosecco to champagne, learn how these special wines are made to retain their...

JWU Alumni & Student Networking Event

JWU Alumni & students networking together and offering free Linkedin professional headshots for all attendees. Free food and soft drinks will be served.

Self Defense 101

Sigma Alpha Mu & The MMA Club have partnered to put on a interactive workshop about prevention and protection from physical assault.

JWU Alumni WEBINAR: Recalibrate for Life 2.0: Transition Stories for Business Leaders

A lot of people are dealing with some really tough questions as they start Life 2.0 After you’ve been a business owner, CEO or corporate executive, how do...

Thursday, November 9

Giving Week

THRUSDAY: write encouraging letters to GIVE to survivors of Bullying.

Starbucks - Joe & Sam

Attention first year Wildcats! Were you on team Starbucks for orientation? Were you lucky enough to have Joe & Sam as your OTEAM leaders? If so, we want you...

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

 # ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

#ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

Not Just Coffee Hour

Rock Painting! Join us in getting creative and decorating a rock however you'd like!

AMC Movie Night

Enjoy a trip to the Aventura Mall for a FREE movie with the Campus Activities Board (CAB) once a month. Each month, one week prior to the scheduled movie...

Wildcat Madness

Come on out and support your Wildcats. Free t-shirts will be handed out along with opportunity to win prizes! Go Wildcats!

Friday, November 10

JWU SOFTBALL KICKBALL TOURNAMENT

COME IN TEAMS OF 7-10 FOR A KICKBALL TOURNAMENT HOSTED BY JWU SOFTBALL & THE SPORTS MANAGEMENT CLUB

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

International Student Volunteer Workshop

U.S employers value volunteerism as a way to gain experience. Learn more by attending this session.

Saturday, November 11

Chef's Choice: Artisan Bread - Whole Grain Bread and Pastry with Freshly Milled Grains

This class is for bread enthusiasts that want it all, nutritious breads full of fragrance without sacrificing texture and flavor. Join Master German Baker,...

Chef's Choice: Fall into Winter - Soups for all Seasons

Baby, it's cold outside! Nothing takes away the chill like a bowl of hot soup. Healthy, hearty and easy to make, get toasty with some seasonal favorites....

Chef's Choice: The Art of All-grain Home Brewing

This class will teach you the practical steps to brew a range of beer styles at home. Enjoy a fun, informative class as you see, touch, and smell the...

Chef's Choice: The French Bistro

Learn about Escoffiers grande cuisine and how the basic principles of classic French cooking applies to all your everyday cooking. Learn how to make classic...

Open House

Get a taste of our close-knit community at JWU Charlotte at an Open House. Your visit will include a culinary demonstration, a college specific Admissions...

Undergraduate Admissions Open House

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour and talk to currents students at our JWU Life Fair.

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Sunday, November 12

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Monday, November 13

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Guided Meditation

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

JWU Alumni Webinar: NYC JWU Connects: HX 2017

The first JWU Connects in-person event, taking place during HX: The Hotel Experience Show! Keynote speaker, David Salcfas '88, hotel manager of New York...

Tuesday, November 14

Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

Paws to De-Stress

Come hang out and destress with ASK and SGA! We will have fun activities such as

Paws to Destress

Relax on your reading day and de-stress with ASK and SGA! We will have fun activities in addition to some puppy professionals who will be on hand to help you...

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Guided Meditation

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

SETA E-Board Meeting

PVD Ethical Treatment of Animals meeting.

SETA E-Board Meeting

PVD Ethical Treatment of Animals meeting.

WSET Level 2

This qualification covers the key grape varieties grown and the styles of wine produced around the world. In this 7-week class you will learn the WSET...

Federal Hill - Max & Lauryn

Attention first year Wildcats! Were you on team Fed Hill for orientation? Were you lucky enough to have Max & Lauryn as your OTEAM leaders? If so, we want...

Wednesday, November 15

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday.

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Paws to Destress - Downcity Campus

Therapy dogs, a ball pit, coloring, stress ball making, the chance to have your final papers looked over, and snacks!!

Sustainability, JWU and You

Defining sustainability on campus and in the community.

JWU Alumni WEBINAR: Pitch Perfect: How to Say It Right the First Time, Every Time

During the pivotal moments of our lives, results are often determined not only by our actions but also by our words. Saying the right thing the right way can...

Thursday, November 16

Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet Tuesday & Thursday.

Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday.

Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

JWU Alumni: JWU Connects Emerging Leaders

A panel of alumni experts from a variety of industries will discuss “How I Got Here,” followed by a networking reception with delicious hors d’oeuvres and a...

Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

 # ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

#ThrowBackThursday Museum Tour

Stop by the CAM for a 30 minute orientation/exhibit tour. We'll start just inside the museum entrance near Liberty Market. Tours are free and open to JWU...

Women’s Volleyball vs. Calvin Viewing Party (NCAA Quarterfinals)

Come + cheer on the Women’s Volleyball team as they compete in the NCAA division III Quarterfinals in Michigan vs. Calvin College. We will be streaming the...

Friday, November 17

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Saturday, November 18

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Sunday, November 19

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Monday, November 20

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Tuesday, November 21

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Wednesday, November 22

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

JWU Alumni WEBINAR: Strategies for Retiring Right!

Worried you won’t have enough money in retirement? Concerned about losing your work identity? Envisioning where you will live after you leave work? Wondering...

Thursday, November 23

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Friday, November 24

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Saturday, November 25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

25th Anniversary Celebration

JWU's North Miami Campus is turning 25! Join us for the anniversary celebration. Be sure to wear your JWU spirit gear.

Sunday, November 26

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Monday, November 27

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/18 -labs will meet on 11/19 and end on 11/25

Thanksgiving & term break

*Culinary weekend program -academics will end on 11/26 -labs will meet on the 11/18 and end on 11/25

Registration, student ID & parking permit pick up

Check in to orientation, and obtain your ID at this time. You can also mingle with other students and Orientation Leaders!

Let's Get It Started (Wildcat Center Ballrooms)

Meet your orientation team, administrators, staff and the campus president

Academic Meet & Greet

Meet YOUR academic leadership team to obtain information policies, then enjoy an information session and ask questions about academics, experiential...

Class of 2021: Don't Be Shady

A glance at campus conduct policies and consequences and safety & security resources

Family Session: Family Matters (Wildcat Center, Admissions Presentation Room)

Families meet with student affairs representatives to learn about how to best support your students during college. Representatives from Health Services,...

Student Session: What's the 411?

Meet fellow wildcats in this interactive session. Learn how to navigate JWUlink and other applications. Get questions answered by our wildcat student panel.

Student Session: Off campus Wildcats (Library)

Commuter students will get to know all the resources available for them on campus.

Student Session: On Campus Wildcats (Wildcat Center)

Students will learn all they will need to know about on campus living.

Lunch in The Mix

Come and enjoy a delicious lunch in The Mix!

Make-up Placement Testing

On-site test for those who were unable to test on line. Writing sample submission.

Student Financial Services Appointments (As needed)

Finalize your payment arrangements, submit financial documents, complete online forms & submit payments.

Term Start Stations (See Checklist)

Complete business activities required for starting classes. (Submit final grades, health documents, financials and work study new hire paperwork, take...

WINTER ORIENTATION

For those starting at JWU in the winter term, please join us for orientation. This 4 hour session will introduce you to student leaders, you will meet your...

Optional Tour with Admissions

Join admissions to familarize your self with the campus, and learn about important resources you can find on campus.

Tuesday, November 28

#Twinning Tuesday

Whose bestie is better than yours? Let's see who will rock the best twinning looks! Get in the spirit and help us celebrate JWU North Miami's 25th...

Trimesters being converted to semesters.

Join us for our first meeting back on campus, Tuesday 11/28. Come hear about why trimesters are being converted to semesters from one of our faculty members....

Wednesday, November 29

#Lastofthe90s

Did you know our campus opened in 1992? In honor of our 25th anniversary, wear your favorite look from the 90s.

Cat Pack Season Kick-off

Come out to the Men's Basketball game as they take on Voorhees at 7:30 pm! Cat Pack student section will be in the stands and giving out some awesome...

Thursday, November 30

JWU Alumni North Miami Campus 25th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the opening of JWU's North Miami Campus with cake and champagne! Then, cheer on the basketball teams as they take on...

November 2017