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M: Macon Campus C: Cochran Campus D: Dublin Campus E: Eastman Campus W: Warner Robins Campus A: All campuses
EVENTS – WEEK OF AUG 14 – 19
M: Welcome Back Coffee to Go & Directions Desk, SLC @ 9-11 am
C: Coffee & Donuts, Roberts Library @ 10 am – 1 pm
M: Welcome Back Snack Shack & Directions Desk, Jones Lobby @ 4:30 – 5:30 pm
E: Information Station, Flight Entrance Lobby @ 10 am – 2 pm
M: Welcome Back Bash, Cookout, inflatables, DJ & Photo Booth & MORE, SLC @ 11 am – 2 pm
W: Welcome Back Bash, Thomas Hall Courtyard @ 12-2 pm
C: Women’s Soccer vs. Gordon College @ 8 pm
E: Welcome Back Luau, Aviation Hall Front Lawn @ 5 – 7 pm
D: Welcome to Fall Semester, Student Center @ 11:30-2:00 pm
C: Black Light Casino, Intramural Fields @ 3 – 8 pm
M: Movie Ticket Giveaway, SLC @ 12-1:30 pm & Jones Lobby @ 4:30-5:30 pm
EVENTS – WEEK OF AUG 21 – 26
M: Eclipse Viewing Party, Green space in front of Library @ 2-3 pm
C: Eclipse Observation via Telescope hosted by Imad El-Jeaid, Front of Dillard Hall @ 1 – 4 pm
M: Stop the Freshman 15 Workshop, Nutrition Workshop, SLC Room 280 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
C: Block Party, Gateway Residence Hall @ 7 – 10 pm
W: Harry Potter Trivia, Student Lounge Thomas Hall @ 1:30-2:30 pm
C: Women’s Soccer vs. Brenau University @ 1 pm
MORE NEWS AND INFORMATION YOU NEED TO KNOW!
MANDATORY NEW FRESHMAN CONVOCATION – COCHRAN 8/15 & MACON 8/16
ALL new freshman are required to attend a Freshman Convocation ceremony (lasts about an hour). Students may choose to attend Convocation at either the Cochran or Macon campus:
COCHRAN: Tuesday, August 15 at 4 pm in Morris Gym in Cochran (Check-in starts at 3:00 in Morris)
MACON: Wednesday, August 16 at 4 pm in the Wellness Center in Macon (Check in starts at 3:00 in Student Life Center)
NEW FRESHMAN SURVEY
ALL new freshman are asked to complete this University System of Georgia survey by Monday, August 21, 2017. This may take 15-20 minutes to complete but will help MGA determine programs and services for freshmen.
CAMPUS CARRY LAW – What you need to know!
GRAND OPENING – HEALTH SERVICES RELOCATED – Cochran campus 8/23
Health Services, which includes the Health Clinic and the offices of Counseling and Disability Services have relocated to the lower level of Georgia Hall. Come enjoy light snacks and register for door prizes at the “Grand Opening” of the new location on Wednesday, August 23 from 3-5 pm.
FREE TRANSIT COCHRAN-EASTMAN CAMPUSES
Free transit between Cochran and Eastman campuses is available for all interested students. See transit route and schedule here: Cochran-Eastman Free Transit
JAZZ THAT ROCKS! MACON POPS 8/26 @ Macon campus
The music of Blood Sweat & Tears, Chicago and Steely Dan. On the field next to the Rec & Wellness Center @ 8-11 pm. Tickets required – $14 for students. For tickets contact box office @ 478-301-5740 or purchase at the gate.
AIR NATIONAL GUARD RECRUITING 8/28 @ Macon campus
The Air National Guard will be recruiting from 11:30 am-1:30 pm in SLC outside of Camelot Court! Don’t miss it!
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY – 9/30 @ Eastman campus
Volunteers needed for the 2017 Heart of GA Air Show on Saturday, September 30th! Click here to sign-up: Airshow 2017 Volunteer Form
MGA STUDENT HANDBOOK Revised July 2017
Please review the MGA_Student_Handbook.pdf. Please note that revisions were made in the Student Conduct Code Section V and Residence Life Section IV effective July 1, 2017.
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