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Connections Week Schedule

DAY MIDDLETOWN CAMPUS NEWBURGH CAMPUS
SEE BELOW THE SCHEDULE FOR WEEK-LONG SPECIAL ACTIVITIES!
MONDAY,
AUG 29
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Middletown Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Newburgh Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Clothesline Project

South Street (Middletown Campus)
Who knew a simple cotton T-shirt could hold such power? The Clothesline Project
is a dramatic display that calls for an end to violence against women. Survivors of
abuse and violence tell their stories on T-shirts, which are then publicly exhibited in
a colorful show of solidarity that dispels the myths about violence against women,
and spreads powerful messages of recovery and hope. Presented by the Mental Health
Association in Orange County, Inc.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Financial Aid: Fact or Fiction

Hudson View Café, Kaplan Hall (Newburgh Campus)
Come out to find out how to apply; what you need to know about the new Federal
regulations; and, how they will affect you.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Health 101

Rowley Center Lobby (Middletown Campus)
In a recent survey, half of all college students said they’d been so stressed at times they
couldn’t get their work done or enjoy social activities during the last semester. All of
us have the power to take control of our health in order to get the most out of life.
Stop by our info table and meet the college’s nurses and mental health counselors.
We’ll share ideas on how to take care of yourself and your mental health with
information on stress management, healthy relationships, sleep strategies, nutrition,
safe sex, and more. We’ll show you how to get help for yourself and others. For
more information on the Wellness Center please visit our website at sunyorange.edu/
wellnesscenter
Faculty
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Newburgh Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Middletown Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
 
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Questions about health insurance? The Young
Navigators can help!
Bio-Tech Lobby (Middletown Campus)
The Navigators will visit both campuses to talk with students about access to health
care and health insurance, and assist with enrollment in the New York State healthcare
marketplace
 
 
TUESDAY,
AUG 30
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Middletown Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Newburgh Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.

11 a.m.
Academic Department Meet & Greets

Location specific to Academic Department (Middletown Campus)
Each academic department invites you to stop by for refreshments and to use this
time to network and socialize. This is a great opportunity to meet your instructors and
fellow students in an informal environment.


LOCATIONS:
Applied Technologies – Bio-Tech Room 253
Arts and Communication – Orange Hall Lobby
Behavioral Sciences – Hudson Hall Room 107
Biology – Rowley Center Room 105
Business – Harriman Hall Room 205
Clinical Laboratory Science – Bio-Tech Room 309
Criminal Justice – Hudson Hall Room 107
Dental Hygiene – Bio-Tech Room 326
Diagnostic Imaging – Bio-Tech Room 307
Education – Bio-Tech Room 251
English – Morrison Hall Room 307

Global Studies – Hudson Hall Room 107
Mathematics – Harriman Hall Room 315
Movement Science – Physical Education Building Room 243
Nursing – Bio-Tech Room 212
Occupational Therapy Assistant – Bio-Tech Room 204
Physical Therapist Assistant – Bio-Tech Room 103
Science/Engineering/Architecture – Rowley Center Room 211

 

11am
Academic Department Meet & Greets

Kaplan Hall, First Floor Hallway (Newburgh Campus)
Each academic department invites you to stop by for refreshments and to use this
time to network and socialize. This is a great opportunity to meet your instructors and
fellow students in an informal environment.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Center for Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology (CART) Open House

Bio-Tech Building Room 204 (Middletown Campus)
Come, see, explore, and learn about SUNY Orange’s very own Center for Assistive
Technology. Assistive Technology is any piece of equipment that allows a person of
any age with a disability to participate in daily activities. The primary goal of assistive
technology is the enhancement of capabilities and the removal of barriers in the
performance of daily living skills. SUNY Orange is very fortunate to have many pieces
of these life changing, innovative tools right here on campus where you can come and
“test drive” them.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Newburgh Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Financial Aid: Fact or Fiction

Sarah Wells Café, Rowley Center (Middletown Campus)
Come out to find out how to apply; what you need to know about the new Federal
regulations; and, how they will affect you.
2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Questions about health insurance? The Navigators can help.

Kaplan Hall Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
The Navigators will visit both campuses to talk with students about access to health
care and health insurance, and assist with enrollment in the New York State healthcare
marketplace
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Green Commuter Choices

Rowley Center, 1st floor (Middletown Campus)
Find out how you can help the environment, save money, and lower the college’s
overall carbon footprint. Did you know that 65% of SUNY Orange’s carbon
emissions are attributed to all of us commuting? Did you also know that SUNY
Orange has a Ride Share program ready to help you find carpools in your area? Stop
by the Ride Share table, chat with a Ride Share representative, and you’ll be on your
way to a greener commute.
 
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sustainability “GREEN Tricky-Bag” Game with PRIZES.

Rowley Center, 1st floor (Middletown Campus)
Come learn about SUNY Orange’s Sustainability efforts while playing a fun GREEN
game. In addition, you’ll be able to learn about and sign up for GREEN volunteer
opportunities related to our Educational Gardens and our ongoing TerraCycle
recycling program. Looking forward to seeing you at our SUNY Orange Sustainability
table!
 
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Fresh Veggies and Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

Rowley Center 1st floor (Middletown Campus)
Join Chris Beers from Foodways Design Collaborative and learn about how you
can be part of a growing CSA movement to support locally grown and produced
vegetables, fruit, eggs, and meat. Chris loves to engage with students and faculty/staff
alike and you’ll be sure to enjoy fun and informative conversation about food and
social awareness. You will even be able to sign up for our up - coming FALL 2016
campus CSA season.
 
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Connect with the Library

Library (Middletown Campus)
Explore what your library can offer you. Save time and get ahead of the rest of your
classmates by stopping by for information and to meet your library staff.
 
 
WEDNESDAY,
AUG 31
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Lab School Open House

Morrison Lab School (Middletown Campus)
SUNY Orange understands your unique situation. We provide child care and learning
experiences for children of Orange County Community College students, children of
faculty and staff members, and also children of the local community. Best of all, the
Lab School is located right on campus in both Middletown and Newburgh!
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Lab School Open House

Morrison Lab School, Tower Building (Newburgh Campus)
SUNY Orange understands your unique situation. We provide child care and learning
experiences for children of Orange County Community College students, children of
faculty and staff members, and also children of the local community. Best of all, the
Lab School is located right on campus in both Middletown and Newburgh!
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
SUNY Orange on Social Media

Rowley Center Lobby (Middletown Campus)
SUNY Orange is on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more! Stop by our
table: Get some cool swag! Take a selfie! Get safety tips and advice on managing your
digital presence! Don’t forget to tag your posts with: #SUNYOrange
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Career Quest

Kaplan Oval –rain location Kaplan Hall Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
The foundation for a successful career starts NOW. Stop by the Career Services
information table and learn what you can do now to ensure future career success.
Embark on the Career Quest – a campus treasure hunt – solve the riddle and win a
fabulous prize!!
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tutorial Center Open House

Library 2nd Floor (Middletown Campus)
Visit the Tutorial Center on the second floor of the Library. You will have the
opportunity to meet a tutor and find out about scheduled tutoring, academic labs and
other learning resources on campus.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Health 101

Kaplan Hall Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
In a recent survey, half of all college students said they’d been so stressed at times they
couldn’t get their work done or enjoy social activities during the last semester. All of
us have the power to take control of our health in order to get the most out of life.
Stop by our info table and meet the college’s nurses and mental health counselors.
We’ll share ideas on how to take care of yourself and your mental health with
information on stress management, healthy relationships, sleep strategies, nutrition,
safe sex, and more. We’ll show you how to get help for yourself and others. For
more information on the Wellness Center please visit our website at sunyorange.edu/
wellnesscenter
 
THURSDAY,
SEPT 1
(SUNY ORANGE SPIRIT DAY!)
THURSDAY IS SUNY ORANGE SPIRIT DAY!
Show your SUNY Orange spirit and pride all day Thursday by wearing your SUNY Orange gear or anything blue and orange! Watch for our mascot, the SUNY Orange Colt, who will be making rounds on both campuses. If he sees you showing your SUNY Orange spirit you could win a prize! If you need some SUNY Orange gear of your own, the bookstore will be running specials all day on both campuses including 10% off all SUNY Orange clothing!
THURSDAY IS SUNY ORANGE SPIRIT DAY!
Show your SUNY Orange spirit and pride all day Thursday by wearing your SUNY Orange gear or anything blue and orange! Watch for our mascot, the SUNY Orange Colt, who will be making rounds on both campuses. If he sees you showing your SUNY Orange spirit you could win a prize! If you need some SUNY Orange gear of your own, the bookstore will be running specials all day on both campuses including 10% off all SUNY Orange clothing!
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Accounts and Bursar 101

Shepard Student Center 2nd Floor (Middletown Campus)
Do you have questions about how to pay your bill, or setting up a payment plan?
Are you wondering why you’re being charged as an out of state resident? Or are you
looking for more information on financial aid book vouchers, or financial aid refunds?
Then please stop by, we have the answers to these... as well as many other questions
you may have about your student account.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Clothesline Project

Kaplan Hall Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
Who knew a simple cotton T-shirt could hold such power? The Clothesline Project
is a dramatic display that calls for an end to violence against women. Survivors of
abuse and violence tell their stories on T-shirts, which are then publicly exhibited in
a colorful show of solidarity that dispels the myths about violence against women,
and spreads powerful messages of recovery and hope. Presented by the Mental Health
Association in Orange County, Inc.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
You Are Not Alone

Sarah Wells Café, Rowley Center (Middletown Campus)
Were you fearful about attending College? Concerned about being the only one of
your gender or age in your classes? Stop by and let us know what worried you about
coming to college and see how your fears compare with others.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
You Are Not Alone

Kaplan Hall Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
Were you fearful about attending College? Concerned about being the only one of
your gender or age in your classes? Stop by and let us know what worried you about
coming to college and see how your fears compare with others.
  11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Green Commuter Choices

Kaplan Hall, Grand Street Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
Find out how you can help the environment, save money, and lower the college’s
overall carbon footprint. Did you know that 65% of SUNY Orange’s carbon
emissions are attributed to all of us commuting? Did you also know that SUNY
Orange has a Ride Share program ready to help you find carpools in your area? Stop
by the Ride Share table, chat with a Ride Share representative, and you’ll be on your
way to a greener commute.
  11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sustainability “GREEN Tricky-Bag” Game with PRIZES
.
Kaplan Hall, Grand Street Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
Come learn about SUNY Orange’s Sustainability efforts while playing a fun GREEN
game. In addition, you’ll be able to learn about and sign up for GREEN volunteer
opportunities related to our Educational Gardens and our ongoing TerraCycle
recycling program. Looking forward to seeing you at our SUNY Orange Sustainability
table!
 
FRIDAY,
SEPT 2
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Career Quest

Alumni Green –rain location Library Porch (Middletown Campus)
The foundation for a successful career starts NOW. Stop by the Career Services
information table and learn what you can do now to ensure future career success.
Embark on the Career Quest – a campus treasure hunt – solve the riddle and win a
fabulous prize!!
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Accounts and Bursar 101

Kaplan Hall (Newburgh Campus)
Do you have questions about how to pay your bill, or setting up a payment plan?
Are you wondering why you’re being charged as an out of state resident? Or are you
looking for more information on financial aid book vouchers, or financial aid refunds?
Then please stop by, we have the answers to these... as well as many other questions
you may have about your student account.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Meet Safety and Security

Rowley Center, Sarah Wells Café (Middletown Campus)
From parking to personal safety, the college’s Safety and Security Officers provide
a number of services to help keep our campus community safe. Stop by their
information display, meet some of our security officers, and learn some valuable safety
tips.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Meet Safety and Security

Kaplan Hall, Grand Street Lobby (Newburgh Campus)
From parking to personal safety, the college’s Safety and Security Officers provide
a number of services to help keep our campus community safe. Stop by their
information display, meet some of our security officers, and learn some valuable safety
tips.
  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
TRIO Student Support Services Open House

Shepard Student Center 2nd Floor (Middletown Campus)
Trio Student Support Services assists students who are the first generation in their
family to attend college, have a documented disability, and/or are considered to
be low income as per federal guidelines. Our goal is to increase student retention
and graduation rates and facilitate a smooth transition and transfer to four year
institutions. We help students to achieve their academic, personal, and career goals by
providing support with: selecting a major and appropriate courses, exploring transfer
schools, improving financial
literacy, discovering and
applying for scholarships,
accessing tutoring and other
support services, researching
careers, improving study and
organizational skills, and
overcoming personal barriers
to success.
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tutorial Center Open House

Kaplan Hall Room 220 (Newburgh Campus)
Visit the Tutorial Center on the second floor of the Library. You will have the opportunity
to meet a tutor and find out about scheduled tutoring, academic labs and other
learning resources on campus.
 

Special Activities!

  • Print out your PRIZE CARD, get it stamped, and enter to win an iPAD, $250 Gift Certificate and more!
  • Remember to wear your SUNY Orange gear, and BLUE and ORANGE for SUNY Orange SPIRIT DAY on Thursday!

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