Many thanks to Bo Wang, Bo Zhang, and all the volunteers for coordinating the airport pickups. We do need more help for the last few days esp. for Sep 16, please register athttp://goo.gl/p4mJr if you could volunteer.
We’ve arranged a series of events for the new students and scholars:
1) Mid-Autumn BBQ for Visiting Scholars | Sunday, Sep 11, 3PM
Please register at http://goo.gl/wYkof to join the BBQ with other scholars and families! You will be notified by email from the department of scholar affairs regarding the details and location. Free to scholars and families.
2) New Student Mixer on Mid-Autumn Day | Sunday, Sep 11, 8PM
Come enjoy the mooncakes and get to know your fellow new students! The mixer will be held in the Havana room on the 1st floor of the Graduate Community Center (750 Escondido Rd). Free to new students and volunteers, $10 to all others.
3) Scavenger Hunt on Stanford Campus | Saturday, Sep 17, 2PM
Did you know Stanford has the most beautiful campus in the world? Come explore it with your new friends! Please register at http://goo.gl/4KfjE and the department of social activities will get back to you soon. Open to all students and scholars.
4) Chinese Food Night in Bechtel International Center | Tuesday, Sep 20, 6PM
The event is hosted by the I-Center and co-sponsored by ACSSS. Please refer to the international orientation schedule http://goo.gl/AS6I7 for more details. Ticket costs $5.
5) Activities Fair on White Plaza | Friday, Sep 30, 12PM
This is an annual showcase for most student activities at Stanford. Find the groups that interest you. Don’t forget to check out the ACSSS booth and ask questions. The White Plaza can be found by walking east from Tresidder Union.
6) New Student Welcome Party | Saturday, Oct 1, 6PM
Celebrate the survival of your first week of coursework on this very special day! There will be awesome food, music, important guests, and all sorts of fun brought to you by ACSSS! Free to new students, scholars, volunteers, $10 to all others. Location to be announced.
7) ACSSS Board Meeting | Sunday, Oct 2, 5PM
Everyone is welcome to attend our first board meeting in the 2011-2012 academic year. Enjoy the free food and hear about our organization and plans. The meeting will be held in the Nairobi room on 2nd floor of GCC.
0) Interested in getting involved and being part of the ACSSS board? Come to our events and/or register at http://goo.gl/BLlfc