Denver Events

September 2016

Thursday, September 1

Denver Orientation - Transfer and Returning Learner Orientation Session 1

Denver Orientation - Transfer and Returning...

Summer Orientation gives you a firsthand glimpse of life as a JWU Denver student. You’ll meet university representatives, learn about campus resources,...

Denver Campus  

Friday, September 2

Denver Orientation - Transfer and Returning Learner Orientation Session 1

Denver Orientation - Transfer and Returning...

Summer Orientation gives you a firsthand glimpse of life as a JWU Denver student. You’ll meet university representatives, learn about campus resources,...

Denver Campus  
New Student Move-In

New Student Move-In 9am

All new students living on-campus will move-into their residence halls. A team of student volunteers will be on-site to help students move-in.

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus  
Wildcat Welcome

Wildcat Welcome 9am

Wildcat Welcome is a four-day experience to help new students transition to campus life while welcoming return students back. During Wildcat Welcome...

Denver Campus  
The Reserve

The Reserve 1:30pm

The Reserve, is a welcome event open to all veterans and their families. Meet faculty, staff, and other students who have also served and learn about...

The Center for Academic Support - Denver Campus, Wildcat Lounge  
#ThatCommuterLife

#ThatCommuterLife 4pm

For all new commuter students. Commuter students will meet various faculty and staff on-campus, receive meals tickets and other important information...

The Center for Academic Support - Denver Campus  
A Family afFAIR

A Family afFAIR 4pm

Join us for a resource fair to learn about the some of the ways that your student will be supported at JWU. We will also have a care package fundraiser, a...

Denver Campus  
Welcome to Your Community-The Power of You!

Welcome to Your Community-The Power of You! 4pm

Required for all new students living on-campus. Students will meet their Resident Director and Resident Assistant and learn about expectations of living...

Denver Campus  
Welcome to JWU Barbecue

Welcome to JWU Barbecue 6pm

Students, staff, and faculty are invited to a campuswide BBQ to welcome new students to campus and kick off Wildcat Welcome. New students may be bring up to...

Wildcat Center Athletics Facility - Denver Campus  

Saturday, September 3

Wildcat Welcome

Wildcat Welcome 9am

Wildcat Welcome is a four-day experience to help new students transition to campus life while welcoming return students back. During Wildcat Welcome...

Denver Campus  
Convocation

Convocation 10am

Convocation is a campus tradition for all new students. At Convocation, students are formally inducted into the Johnson & Wales academic community. Students...

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  
Sophomore Student Move-In

Sophomore Student Move-In 11am

All sophomore students living on-campus will be able to move onto campus.

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus  
Campus Closes to Families

Campus Closes to Families 11:30am

The campus will close to families and guests as students head into class preparation with their faculty.

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  
Collegiate Connections

Collegiate Connections 11:30am

Required for all new students, Collegiate Connections is essential for your academic success. Students will begin the session together, enjoying lunch and...

Academic Center  
Collegiate Connections

Collegiate Connections 11:30am

Required for all new students. Students will join their faculty for an afternoon of preparation for the start of courses. Students of all majors will...

Academic Center  
Upper Class Student Move-In

Upper Class Student Move-In 1pm

All third, fourth, graduate, or upper class students living on-campus will be able to move into their residence halls during this time. Students should...

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus  
Community-Sharing the Vision!

Community-Sharing the Vision! 7pm

Required for all students living on-campus. All students living on-campus with meet with their Resident Director and Resident Assistant.

Denver Campus  
CAB Presents YouTube sensation and comedian Chris Flemings

CAB Presents YouTube sensation and comedian... 9pm

Comedian Chris Fleming (better known as Gayle Waters-Waters) will be on campus in the Great Hall as part of Welcome Week. Chris became an internet sensation...

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus  

Sunday, September 4

Wildcat Welcome

Wildcat Welcome 9am

Wildcat Welcome is a four-day experience to help new students transition to campus life while welcoming return students back. During Wildcat Welcome...

Denver Campus  
Wildcat Roar

Wildcat Roar 11am

New students are invited to join the JWUFirst team for a fun. exciting, and spirited campus welcome. Students will get to know each other through a series...

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  
RecFest

RecFest 1pm

Open to all students RecFest is an afternoon of fun activities and games to encourage students to maintain a healthy and active physical and mental lifestyle...

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  
The Roommate Game

The Roommate Game 8pm

A chance for first year students to network and interact with their brand new room and suitemates for the new year! Led by the First Year Staff, new...

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus, The Great Hall  

Monday, September 5

First-Year Denver Outings: Denver Green School Volunteering

First-Year Denver Outings: Denver Green School... 9am

Want to learn about gardening? Join Professor John O’Malley in visiting the Denver Green School and volunteering at their student-run on-campus garden. Take...

Academic center  
First-Year Student Denver Outings: Life on a Dime

First-Year Student Denver Outings: Life on a Dime 9am

Do you like a bargain? Chef Patti Parkis is here to show you how to live life on a dime and save money while in college. Join Chef Parkis in exploring...

Academic Center  
First-Year Student Denver Outings: Mount Falcon Park Hike

First-Year Student Denver Outings: Mount Falcon... 9am

Join Dr. Nadine Dame and Professor David Woolever on a hike around Mount Falcon Park. Explore the scenic views of Colorado while getting to know other...

Academic Center  
Wildcat Welcome

Wildcat Welcome 9am

Wildcat Welcome is a four-day experience to help new students transition to campus life while welcoming return students back. During Wildcat Welcome...

Denver Campus  
Transfer Transitions

Transfer Transitions 12pm

Transfer Transitions is required for any student starting their first term at JWU Denver who has transferred from either the Providence, North Miami, or...

The Center for Academic Support - Denver Campus  
JWU Global Cultural Festival

JWU Global Cultural Festival 1pm

JWU has gone global! Students, faculty and staff are invited to this festival to celebrate the launch of JWU Global while learning about different countries...

Amphitheater - Denver Campus  
JWU Denver Ironing Party

JWU Denver Ironing Party 7pm

An annual tradition before your first day of classes! Chefs and TAs provide new students with a first hand tutorial to get their Chef Whites ready for the year!

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus, The Great Hall  
Whats the Scoop with RHA!?

Whats the Scoop with RHA!? 7:30pm

Residence Hall Assembly is putting on an ice cream social to welcome all students back. Stop on by and meet the great people of RHA! This event is welcome to...

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus, Centennial Plaza  

Tuesday, September 6

CAB Presents the Dating Doctor

CAB Presents the Dating Doctor 8pm

Date Doctor David Coleman will perform in the Great Hall as part of Welcome Week. David Coleman is a 14-time awarded national speaker of the year who has...

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus  

Wednesday, September 7

Involvement Fair

Involvement Fair 11am

Come see what student clubs, organizations, groups, teams, and deparments around campus are up to at the 2016 Involvement Fair. Groups will be disperesed...

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  
Movie Night - Neighbors 2

Movie Night - Neighbors 2 9pm

CAB, the Campus Activity Board, presents the new movie "Neighbor's 2." Sweet Cow ice cream will also be available. Come check out this funny, just-released...

Coors Family Commons - Denver Campus  

Thursday, September 8

Career Carnival

Career Carnival 11:30am

Learn how to be successful for your career through carnival games and attractions.

Centennial Hall - Denver Campus, Great Hall  
Casino Night

Casino Night 8pm

CAB, the Campus Activity Board, presents Casino Night! Come to the University Event Center and compete in games and competitions (not with real money, of...

University Event Center - Denver Campus  

Friday, September 9

Wednesday, September 14

Part Time Job Fair

Part Time Job Fair 11:30am

Are you looking for a part-time job close to campus? Over 20 companies will be on campus to hire for all majors. Contact EE&CS for more information....

The Center for Academic Support - Denver Campus, 1st Floor  

Friday, September 23

Thursday, September 29

Networking, Job & Internship Fair

Networking, Job & Internship Fair 11:30am

Opportunity for students to network with local and international companies. Students can visit with employers to learn more about internships and seasonal...

University Event Center - Denver Campus  

September 2016