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Events for August 22, 2013
(8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
- Link: AU Parents News Webpage
- Attachment 1: Parents Orientation Schedule
All parents of new students are encouraged to attend Parents Orientation events on Thursday, August 22. Please see the complete schedule, attached.
Orientation: Campus Check-In
(8:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
Make this your very first stop on campus. Come get all of your business taken care of at this one-stop shop for your room keys, ID card, schedule, and vehicle registration. We can’t wait to welcome you and get you started on the right foot.
Tai Chi Master is Back in Alfred!
(9:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Tai Chi master Guigang Liu is back in Alfred and will give 3 sessions of Tai Chi classes from May to October! The schedule is as follows:
Spring Tai Chi class: 6 weeks from May 13 to June 21, 9-11 a.m. weekdays. Yijin Jing, Five-animal Exercises, 24-form Tai Chi, and Swimming dragon Tai Chi will be taught and practiced.
Summer Tai Chi class: 6 weeks from July15 to Aug. 23, 9-11 a.m. weekdays. "Swimming dragon Tai Chi Sword" will be added for this session.
Fall Tai Chi class: 6 weeks from Sept. 2 to Oct. 11, 9-11 a.m. weekdays. There will be Tai Chi Performance in mid-September for Moon Festival Celebration.
Place: Village Bandstand on Main Street in the Village of Alfred
These classes are sponsored by Confucius Institute at Alfred University and are free to the public!
Orientation: Opening Picnic
(11:30 AM - 1:30 PM)
All students and family members are invited to join the campus for our annual kick-off picnic.
Zumba Fitness Classes
(4:45 PM - 5:45 PM)
- Link: Alfred Zumba Facebook page
Join the Party! Zumba Fitness classes, taught by Denise Eck, will be held from 4:45-5:45 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Davis Gym. Classes are $3 each for Alfred University faculty, staff and students. No need to sign up in advance. Just show up and dance!
(9:30 PM - 11:00 PM)
Playfair is a huge interactive party hosted by returning students. AU students often list Playfair as one of their most memorable orientation experiences.