Volunteers Needed: Welcome On-Campus Students During Move-in 2017
Chi Alpha Campus Ministries was one of several campus and community groups to help students move to campus last fall. University Housing encourages you to meet the newly arrived students by volunteering Monday, Aug. 14.
University Housing wants your help welcoming the newest class of Razorbacks to Fayetteville.
Join Housing representatives Monday, Aug. 14, to assist with Move-in 2017.
Every member of the University of Arkansas and the Fayetteville community is invited to join and there are opportunities for everyone to help.
Sign up today as an individual or group using GivePulse.
The final day to register is Thursday, Aug. 10.
- Free lunch
- Free University of Arkansas-branded hat
- Razorback Band serenade as they march across campus
- You will receive a special move-in hat from University
- You can volunteer in north, south, or central campus.
- Time slots available: 7:30-10:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Physical and non-physical volunteer options for each shift.
- Physical jobs include parking lot management and traditional move-in assistance, while non-physical jobs range from desk assistance to hospitality.
Housing reserves the right to make final assignments based on need.
Move-in is a fun event that brings faculty, staff, registered student organizations and the community together. Housing depends on the hard work and smiling faces of volunteers during move-in.
"Each year, students and their families rave about our fantastic volunteers and the welcoming atmosphere of the University of Arkansas," said Felisha Perrodin, organizer of volunteers.
"Volunteers are essential to the move-in process, and we know that our students would not have the best experience without the large campus and community's participation.
"While much of the work is in hot conditions, we believe this first contact with students sets an example for the rest of students' time at the University of Arkansas," she said.
For more information, contact Perrodin at email@example.com or by calling 575-3087.
Material for this article contributed by Justine Grace, ACUHO-I Intern for Residence Education and Conference Services of University Housing.
Felisha Harper Perrodin, assistant director for residents education
Christopher Spencer, assistant director of strategic communications
John Tyson, chairman of Tyson Foods, announced a new gift during dedication ceremonies for the new Don Tyson Center for Agricultural Sciences.
University of Arkansas faculty and staff members and graduate students took part recently in the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education annual conference in Memphis.
Wesley Haynie and Hyun-Gyu "Sean" Suh, doctoral students in exercise science, will give research presentations from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, in HPER 311.
On Saturday morning, MyDocs, Gizmo, SharePoint and other systems relying on the SQL server will be briefly interrupted during routine Windows Server maintenance.
The Department of Food Science is recruiting families, defined as at least one parent/guardian, with at least one child between the ages of 6-12 years to participate in a nutrition study.