Fear not, Orientation 2003 will go on despite the rain. The weather forecast has prompted check-in and matriculation to be moved to the Sport and Recreation Center where everyone will be able stay dry while meeting President Gearan, getting their College IDs, and picking up Orientation materials and room keys.
Just grab a bus. Until noon, shuttle buses will travel between the Medbery Parking lot on Pulteney Street and the Sport and Recreation Center on Hamilton Street.
In addition, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. students can move into the residence halls followed by lunch in the Scandling Center from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m..
President Gearan and other community members will welcome new students and their families at 2 p.m. in Bristol Gymnasium.
The K’NEX Experience will be held from 3 until 6 p.m.
The first day of orientation will conclude with a barbecue dinner in Saga from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., the Classes of 2007 Illumination Ceremony from 8:45 to 8:15 p.m., and a block party in the barn until 11:30 p.m.
Welcome to Hobart and William Smith Colleges Classes of 2007.