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Welcome Back Week

Welcome Back Week

Monday, Sept. 22 to Sunday, Sept. 28 

Student Affairs celebrates the start of the fall term with Welcome Back Week activities and events from Monday, Sept. 22 to Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. All students should take advantage of the opportunities to meet student organizations, learn about campus departments and enjoy free fun and food.

If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations in order to participate in these or other events, contact the Office of Disability Resources at 215.895.1401 or disability@drexel.edu.


Fall 2014 Schedule of Events

Sunday, Sept. 21

Find-A-Church

9-10 a.m., Mario Statue (33rd and Market streets)
Sponsored by Drexel Students for Christ

This Sunday morning, hear snippets about local churches from regular attendees and then try one out for yourself. 

Footprints of Peace

11 a.m.-4 p.m., Penn Museum (3260 South St.)
Sponsored by University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
This celebration hosted by Sonia Sanchez, is a multigenerational call for and celebration of peace in conjunction with Peace Day Philly. The celebrity lineup for the day includes actor/jazz vocalist TC Carson, Black Ice, Jessica Care Moore and more.

Feria del Barrio

12:30-5 p.m., North 5th St between Cambria and Lehigh Avenue
Sponsored by Telemundo62, XFINITY and PECO
The Feria Del Barrio festival is a great way to squeeze in just a bit more summer before the term starts. It is a large-scale block party celebrating the best of Latin culture. This includes authentic food, music and arts. There will also be traditional Latin bands playing throughout the day so be prepared to do a little dancing!

Cook Out and Kick off

5-7 p.m., Buckley Green
Sponsored by Open Door Christian Community

Come grab some BBQ and fellowship! Then come and worship together to start the new term.

Monday, Sept. 22

Traditions Scavenger Hunt

All week, various locations (on campus)
Sponsored by Drexel Traditions and the Office of Campus Activities
Start the week off by tracking down historical places around campus for Drexel prizes. Teams can register in the Student Organization Resource Center (Creese Student Center, Lower Level) or via email (askOCA@drexel.edu). You must like the Office of Campus Activities' Facebook page and register team name in the SORC to participate. Two clues will be given each day via Facebook and the team to find and photograph all locations first wins. You can find the official rules on the Facebook page and in the SORC. The top three teams will win prizes.

Photo Scavenger Hunt

All week, various locations  (off campus)
Sponsored by Drexel University Photography Club and Office of Campus Activities
Kick off the term with a photo scavenger hunt! The concept is easy: Simply register a team (up to 6 students) by emailing your (a) team name, (b) team members’ name(s), (c) team members’ Drexel email and (d) t-shirt sizes to duophotoclub@drexel.edu. You can register your team anytime during Welcome Back Week. After your team is officially registered, you will receive the scavenger hunt list, a link to where your team will upload your photos and further instructions. Each item on the list is given a point value. The team with the most points wins an awesome gift basket filled with back-to-school goodies and Drexel swag. 

Student Affairs Center City Open House

11 a.m.-1 p.m., 1106 New College Building
Sponsored by Student Affairs Center City
 

SORC Open House

12-1 p.m., Creese Student Center, Conference Room D
Sponsored by CEO LEAD and the Office of Campus Activities
Check out everything the Student Organization Resource Center has to offer and meet the staff, graduate fellows and student leaders that make up the Office of Campus Activities. Enjoy music, free lunch and get to know how you can be involved on campus.

Sundaes on Mondays

1-2:30 p.m., Mario Statue (33rd and Market streets)
Sponsored by the Office of Campus Activities
Kick off the term with some free and delicious ice cream. Join the Office of Campus Activities for Sundaes on Monday. I scream, you scream, we all just love ice cream…and toppings.

Dragon Selfies

3-5 p.m., Recreation Center LobbySponsored by Drexel Traditions and the Office of Campus Activities
Show your Drexel pride by continuing the celebration of the 76th Anniversary of our fight song. Grab a commemorative t-shirt and dragon claw from the 75th anniversary and take selfies in our one of a kind photo booth. Feel the fire! Go Dragons!

Alpha Pi Lambda Welcome Back Luau

6-8 p.m., 216 N. 33rd St.
Sponsored by Alpha Pi Lambda Fraternity
This event will include a free pig roast, along with music and a free raffle with prizes from various organizations within and around Drexel.

Tuesday, Sept. 23

Drexel Veterans Meet and Greet Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m., Bossone Research Enterprise Center, 3rd floor Atrium
Sponsored by the Drexel Veterans Association and Office of Academic Advising, Retention and Diversity
This is an opportunity for new student veterans to meet with a variety of representatives including Drexel Veterans Association, academic advisors, financial aid representatives, faculty and staff veterans, veteran task force members, ROTC and other supporters of veterans.

Drexel Farmers Market

11 a.m.-3 p.m., Chestnut Square (Chestnut St. between 32nd and 33rd streets)
Sponsored by Drexel Business Services
The market provides the Drexel community with the opportunity to purchase fresh and locally grown food, including a variety of fruits, vegetables, baked goods and preserved fruits and vegetables.

LGBTQA Student Center Open House

12-3 p.m., LGBTQA Student Center, Creese Student Center, Room 48C
Sponsored by Student Center for Inclusion and Culture
Visit the LGBTQA Student Center, meet our staff, get connected and enjoy root beer and coke floats as we kick off the year.

Get the Scoop on the Alumni Association with Your Philly Favorites!

12-1 p.m., Chestnut Square (Chestnut St. between 32nd and 33rd streets)
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations
Stop by for a scoop of water ice, a Philly soft pretzel and a variety of Tastykakes, all compliments of the Drexel University Alumni Association! Better yet, make sure you stop by and grab a piece of Drexel swag to start your Drexel collection! Don't miss the opportunity to chat with the Alumni Relations staff and get the “scoop” on the services the Alumni Association offers including: career development programs, networking opportunities, social and cultural programs and much more. This event is open to all Drexel students and alumni.

Library Learning Terrace Meet and Greet

3-4 p.m., Library Learning Terrace (Race St. between 33rd and 34th streets)
Sponsored by Drexel University Libraries
Enjoy water ice and ice cream treats as you explore another space to work and study. This is also an opportunity for first year students to meet their Personal Librarian.

Rec Fest

4-6 p.m., Recreation Center Fitness Plaza
Sponsored by Recreational Athletics
Be a part of the bi-annual Recreational Athletics Festival! Meet club sports officers, register for intramural sports, discover health, fitness and eellness opportunities, learn about our climbing program and interact with student clubs and fraternity and sorority life representatives. Enjoy light food, refreshments, music, giveaways and games.

Dornsife Community Garden Work Day

6-7 p.m., Dornsife Center (35th and Spring Garden streets)
Sponsored by Drexel Urban Growers
Join community members and Drexel Urban Growers for an evening of garden maintenance, harvest and watering. A great way to learn more about gardening, Mantua and Drexel!

Conduct Board Information Session

6-7 p.m., MacAlister Hall 2019
Sponsored by the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards
CALL OUT: Conduct board members needed! The University Conduct Board is recruiting student members. The board reviews complaints of student misconduct and makes decisions regarding responsibility and educational sanctioning. Session attendees will learn about the conduct board and how they can help create a strong campus community. Free pizza!

Couch to 5k

6-7 p.m., Recreation Center Welcome Desk
Sponsored by Recreational Athletics
This program twill help students train to run a 5k, no matter what your current exercise habits are. It will meet every Wednesday leading up to the City Six 5k at 6 p.m. in the recreation center lobby. During each session a fitness professional will go over your week’s workouts with you and discuss any potential barriers you might face. The second half of each session will consists of a group workout following the couch to 5k training plan for that day.

Freethought Introduction

6-7:30 p.m., MacAlister Hall, Room 2020
Sponsored by Drexel Freethought Society
For our first discussion of the term we will introduce the discussion style meetings with new and old members and go over what we think it means to be a freethinker. It should be a very enlightening talk, and a lot of fun for all of us. Bring ideas, bring questions and bring friends!

Hidden Gems of University City

6-8 p.m., Mario Statue (33rd and Market streets)
Sponsored by DCom and the Office of Commuter Student Engagement
Drexel Commuter Assistants will lead you on a walking tour of the University City neighborhood pointing out key locations frequented by students and some “hidden gems” that are the place to be in the UC neighborhood. The walking tour will last about 1 hour and students that attend will be treated to free pizza at the Commuter Lounge following the conclusion of the tour.

Welcome Back Worship and Dinner

6:30-8 p.m., Interfaith Chapel, Paul Peck Problem Solving Building (33rd and Arch streets), 3rd floor
Sponsored by
Open Door Christian Community
Open Door invites you to join us in worship and free dinner to follow.  Our services are upbeat and include singing, scripture, a brief meditation and communion, which is open for all.  We are an inclusive, welcoming, open-minded Christian community that welcomes the wonderful diversity of God’s children.  We would love to have you join us!

Welcome to FUSE

7-8 p.m., Myers Hall Tutor Lounge
Sponsored by Foundation of Undergraduates for Sexual Equality (FUSE)
Come join FUSE as we meet for the first time this academic year! Our meeting will be centered on getting to know one another and discussing what FUSE will be doing for this upcoming year.

Hillel Welcome Back Dessert Reception

7:30-9 p.m., North Hall
Sponsored by Jewish Student Association

Come join Hillel to learn more about upcoming events and meet the board along with other students, all while enjoying some delicious dessert!

Movie Night: Lego Movie

7:30-9:30 p.m., URBN Center Annex
Sponsored by Disciples InDeed

We will watch the film Lego Movie, following it with discussion of the morals in the film and how it can impact us in both a moral and Christian walk. 

Wednesday, Sept. 24

Activities Unlimited

4-6 p.m., Lancaster Ave. (Rain location: Recreation Center)
Sponsored by the Office of Campus Activities
Activities Unlimited is your chance to meet Drexel’s recognized student organizations and offices on campus. Learn more about clubs and their activities and sign-up to become a member. Meet new people and enjoy free pretzels, drinks and music!

Local Business Fair

4-6 p.m., Rush Garden (Rain Location: Recreation Center)
Sponsored by the Office of Campus Activities and Undergraduate Student Government Association
Here is your chance to learn about various businesses in University City. These vendors and departments want to connect with you, so stop by for free giveaways and offers specifically for Drexel students!

Welcome Back Fall Barbecue

5:30-7:30 p.m., Race Street Lawn
Sponsored by Drexel Students for Christ

Drexel Students for Christ seeks to build community. Few things build community better than FREE FOOD. Come enjoy free food and find real community after Activities Unlimited. 

LGBT(t)EA and Coffee Chat: Let’s Talk About (Safe) Sex, Baby

6-7 p.m., North Hall Game Room
Sponsored by the LGBTQA Student Center
Let’s talk about (safe) sex. In collaboration with Drexel SAFE: Students Advocating Feminism and Equality, we will discuss consent, protection and other ways to make sex safer. Refreshments will be provided.

Welcome Back Rosh Hashanah Services and Dinner

6 p.m., Academic Bistro, Paul Peck Problem Solving Building, 6th floor
ponsored by Jewish Student Association

Join Hillel as we welcome in the Jewish High Holiday of Rosh Hashanah. We will have walking groups to services, along with an on-campus non-denominational service, followed by a festive dinner!

U.S. Open Squash Kick Off

6-9 p.m., Squash Courts 1 and 2, DAC (33rd Street Gallery)
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics and the Office of Campus Activities

Classes are back in session, and before you know it, the world's best squash players will return to Drexel's campus. Learn how to access your free tickets while grabbing food, giveaways and a chance to meet a U.S. Open pro. Want to learn how to play? Stop by and sign up for a Squash 101 session and exhibition with players from the Drexel Squash team.

DMSA Welcome Back Social

6-9 p.m., Ross Commons 2nd Floor Lounge
Sponsored by the Drexel Muslim Student Association and Office of Campus Activities

Join the Drexel Muslim Students Association for our kick-off event of the year: the DMSA Welcome Back Social! We will have several games that will facilitate meeting new people, while ensuring that everyone has a great time. We will also go over our events for the entire term. Food and refreshments will be provided! We hope to see you all there!

Mega Connections

7-8:30 p.m., Paul Peck Problem Solving Building (33rd and Arch streets), 3rd floor
Sponsored by the Drexel Newman Catholic Community

Explanation/organization of faith based weekly small groups

Men's Soccer vs. Princeton - $1 Dog Night

7 p.m., Vidas Field (43rd St. and Powelton Ave.)
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics
Come support the men’s soccer team as they take on the Princeton Tigers. It is dollar dog night! There is no better way to kick off the season. Don’t be a meanie get your dollar weenie. There will be free parking, free admission and great Drexel Pride; you want to be there.  If you need a ride just check out the Blue and Gold shuttle schedule to ensure you are there to show your Drexel Pride.  If you cannot make it to the game, it’s ok we got you covered just check out the game at drexeldragons.tv. Go Dragons!

Thursday, Sept. 25

Comcast Welcome Back

11 a.m.-2 p.m., Recreation Center
Sponsored by Comcast

Comcast will be on campus to welcome back students for a new term. Make sure to stop by and learn about the great opportunities Comcast has to offer for co-op. We will be handing out information and free giveaways as well.

CAB Presents: Welcome Back Week Mini Golf

12-4 p.m., Korman Quad
Sponsored by Campus Activities Board and Office of Campus Activities
What better way to kick off the new school year than with nine holes of mini golf right in the heart of campus?! Music, cotton candy and plenty of friendly competition to be provided. Stop by between classes to challenge old friends or make new ones. 

James E. Marks Intercultural Center Open House

3-5 p.m., James E Marks Intercultural Center (3225 Arch St.)
Sponsored by the Student Center for Inclusion and Culture
Join the Student Center for Inclusion and Culture, Study Abroad and the Office and Equality and Diversity to check out our new space, meet the staff and get connected. Refreshments will be provided.

Welcome Back for Future Drexel Pre-Conception Peer Educators

5-6:30 p.m., Creese Student Center - Conference Room D
Sponsored by Drexel Pre-Conception Peer Educators and Office of Campus Activities

Infant mortality is a huge issue in Philadelphia. Drexel Pre-conception Peer Educators is a student group designed to address this issue. We would like to use this Welcome Back Week as an opportunity to introduce ourselves and to communicate our mission to the graduate student body of Drexel. We will be discussing our events for the year, as well as training opportunities for students to become certified Preconception Peer Educators! If ending maternal and child health disparities is your passion, then please join us. Come hungry!

Thursdays on the Square

5-9 p.m., Chestnut Square (Chestnut St. between 32nd and 33rd streets)
Sponsored by Drexel Retail Management and the Office of Campus Activities
Start the weekly unwind and indulge in delicious food and drinks from Shake Shack, Vegetate, coZara or Zavino Wine Bar Pizzeria and enjoy live music from a diverse line-up of musicians.

US Green Building Council Sustainable Scavenger Hunt

5-7 p.m., Bossone Research Enterprise Center, 3rd floor Patio
Sponsored by
United States Green Building Council
Interested in sustainability and green buildings? Join Drexel US Green Building Council for a scavenger hunt around campus and learn more about what makes Drexel “green”. Along the way, you will learn about US Green Building Council, why we think sustainability is important and our other upcoming events! Afterwards, we will hand out prizes and have a pizza and ice cream party! 

S’mores and Hot Dogs with Tri-Sigma

6:30-8:30 p.m., North Hall patio
Sponsored by Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority
In an effort to support our local philanthropy Kisses for Kyle, benefitting families of children with cancer in the Greater Philadelphia area, Sigma Sigma Sigma invites you to roast s’mores and hot dogs with our lovely sisters.

3v3 Basketball Tournament

7-10 p.m., Drexel Armory
Sponsored by Recreational Athletics, Drexel Men’s Club Basketball and Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
Join us for our annual Welcome Back Week 3v3 Basketball Tournament. Teams of three will compete in a pool-play format followed by a single elimination tournament to determine the top team on campus! Registration for this tournament will take place on site the day of the tournament and is open to all current Drexel students with a valid University ID. For more information, please contact Jillian Formanski, Coordinator of Intramural Sports, at intramurals@drexel.edu.

Harvest Christian Fellowship Intro Night

7-10 p.m., Behrakis Grand Hall, Creese Student Center
Sponsored by Harvest Christian Fellowship and the Office of Campus Activities

Looking for a campus fellowship or just want to meet new people? Join us for a fun time of food, worship, games and fellowship! Meet our current members and learn more about Harvest Christian Fellowship, Grace Covenant Church and what we have planned for the coming year.

Worlds Speak Freely Welcomes You!

7-10 p.m., Creese Student Center Basement, Room 48E
Sponsored by Worlds Speak Freely

Come to our first meeting of fall term. Worlds Speak Freely is Drexel's only student-run English conversation club, bringing international and domestic students together for discussions, games, activities and events around the city. We welcome English speakers of all levels and you do not have to be able to speak any other languages to join. Native English speakers are especially encouraged to join to help out our English language learners. Join us to make friends from around the world.

Large Group

7:15-8:45 p.m., Mitchell Auditorium, Bossone Research Enterprise CenterSponsored by Drexel Students for Christ
Drexel Students for Christ seeks to build community. One of the ways we do that is through our weekly Large Group meetings where we worship our Savior and hear His word, as delivered by a local pastor.

Mega Connections

8-10 p.m., Paul Peck Problem Solving Building (33rd and Arch streets), 3rd floor
Sponsored by the Drexel Newman Catholic Community

With football season in full swing, we like to get a little competitive here at Newman. We’ll be having a sports night, show up to show off your skills in Frisbee, touch football, kickball, corn hole and more!

Drexel IEEE Ice Cream and Trivia

7-8:30p.m., Bossone Research Enterprise Center, Room 302
Sponsored by Drexel IEEE

Meet Drexel’s branch of IEEE, the largest professional organization in the world! Cool down with some ice cream and answer some trivia questions based on Electrical and Computer Engineering.

Friday, Sept. 26

Books and Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research

12-1 p.m., The ExCITe Center (3401 Market St., Suite 100)
Sponsored by the Office of Graduate Studies
This is a brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion. Audience participation is encouraged and free lunch will be provided.

An Evening with the Black Grad Community: Confab on Drexel Black History, Alumni +more

5:30-6:30 p.m., Behrakis Grand Hall, Creese Student Center
Sponsored by the Drexel Black Graduate Student Union and Office of Campus Activities

This academic year marks the celebration of Drexel Black Graduate Student Union’s (DBGSUs) 5th year as a GSA organization. This Welcome Back Week event will be a chance for all students to connect with the black graduate student community, as we chat about black history at Drexel, notable alumni, administrators, faculty and more. Come join us for a fun Friday evening before heading into your weekend.

Jersey - Therapy Dog Meet and Greet

2-4 p.m., Recreation Center
Sponsored by Recreational Athletics
Come meet Drexel's new on-site therapy dog - Jersey! Jersey will be hosting his very own meet and greet. Please stop by to say hello and learn more about our new therapy dog program

Women in Engineering Welcome Dinner

6-8 p.m., Bossone Research Enterprise Center, 3rd floor Atrium
Sponsored by Society of Women Engineers and Office of Campus Activities
This will be a productive and meaningful start to the academic year for all students. The environment will invite collaboration with professionals and give alumni the opportunity to provide insight into the value of an engineering education at Drexel. Witnessing the impact of their engineering education and SWE participation, students will be encouraged to pursue excellence in their studies and compound it with a more comprehensive involvement in the Drexel engineering student community.

Women's Field Hockey vs. Rider

6 p.m., Buckley Field
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics
Come Support the Field Hockey team as they take on Rider University. It’s free admission, free parking; just come out and show support. Come cheer on the Dragons and show Rider what being a Dragon is about. Go Dragons! 

Drexel Night at Citizen’s Bank Park: Phillies vs. Braves

7:05 p.m., Citizens Bank Park
Sponsored by Student Affairs
Join your fellow dragons in one of Drexel's favorite Welcome Back Week traditions - Drexel Night at Citizens Bank Park. Cheer on the Philadelphia Phillies as they take on the Atlanta Braves, see Mario dance with the Phanatic and watch a new Drexel Dragon throw out the first pitch. Get decked out in your Drexel best to rep the Dragons at the park. Game starts at 7:05 p.m. but get there early to enjoy the pregame festivities.

Tickets are $20 each and include two SEPTA tokens for transportation to and from Citizens Bank Park. Follow your fellow dragons along the subway route to the game starting at the 34th Street Station (34th and Market streets). Tickets that were pre-ordered online can be picked up at the New Student Induction or Activities Unlimited. Additional tickets will be for sale with cash at both events, as supplies last. For more information, contact studentaffairs@drexel.edu

Women's Soccer vs. College of Charleston

7:30 p.m., Vidas Field (43rd St. and Powelton Ave.)
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics
Come one come all to the women’s soccer team home opener. Your Drexel Dragons will be taking on College of Charleston. The game and parking are free, and you don’t want to miss the chance to show your Drexel pride. If you need a ride to the game make sure you check the Blue and Gold shuttle schedule. If you cannot make it to Vidas Field, just make sure to watch the game at drexeldragons.tv. Go Dragons!

Ice Cream Social

8-10 p.m., Paul Peck Problem Solving Building (33rd and Arch streets), 3rd floor
Sponsored by the Drexel Newman Catholic Community

Free ice cream and hang out with the Newman Community.

Field Day After Dark

8-10 p.m., Drexel Park
Sponsored by Cru

Come join your friends for a night of fun-filled with prizes! Glow sticks! Music! And food! It is all the fun of field day with a college twist. Come ready to compete with your team or meet your teammates here!

Outdoors Clubs Campfire

8 p.m.-12 a.m., Race Street Lawn
Sponsored by Weekend Warriors and Dragon Climbers

Come join Weekend Warriors and Dragon Climbers for FREE S’mores and hot dogs! Learn about all the different outdoor events we run through the year, and join us for fire, horseshoes, slacklining and more!

Saturday, Sept. 27

College Fest

10 a.m.-4 p.m., Philadelphia Museum of Art
Sponsored by Campus Philly
Meet your friends at the “Rocky steps” for music, food and giveaways. Check in at the Campus Philly booth when you arrive for your wristband – your key to free rides on the PHLASH bus loop, museum entry and giveaways all day. Tell them you’re from Drexel at check-in and DRexel win the first annual Campus Philly Cup! Tweet @campusphilly to tell them you’re going and RSVP at their Facebook event page using #meetphilly. Visit campusphilly.org/collegefest for more information.

DASA Welcome Back BBQ

12-2 p.m., Buckley Green Volleyball Courts
Sponsored by the Drexel African Students Association and Office of Campus Activities

Join the Drexel African Students Association for our Welcome Back BBQ. This event is free to all Drexel Student’s, so come and enjoy some food and music, and meet our members. There will also be a volleyball court for those who want to play.

Tri This! Super-Sprint Student Triathlon

1-6 p.m., Recreation Center
Sponsored by Drexel Triathlon Team
What is a super sprint triathlon? A 200-yard pool swim, 6 mile bike ride and 1.5 mile run. This race is open to current Drexel students. No prior experience required - this race is open to everyone, from competitive athletes (sign up in the Club Sports division) to those of us who exercise recreationally. Student Registration is available at goo.gl/mzFawC. Doesn't matter your fitness level, just give it a tri! Space is limited to the first 150 entrants. All racers will receive a race t-shirt, water bottle, swim cap and race bib. Awards will be given to the three fastest men and women of each age group. Financial awards will go to the team/club/group with the most participation and to the fastest team/club/group.

Latino Heritage Cup 4v4 Soccer Tournament

2-6 p.m., Buckley Field
Sponsored by the Latino Graduate Student Association, Latinos for a United Campus, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Spanish Club and Student Center for Inclusion and Culture
This 4v4 soccer tournament is open to both undergraduate and graduate students. Register online through imleagues.com.  

City 6 Ice Hockey Tournament

4-6:30 p.m., Penn Class of 1923 Ice Rink (3130 Walnut St.)
Sponsored by Drexel Men’s Ice Hockey
The inaugural City 6 ice hockey tournament is comprised of all six major Philadelphia universities: Drexel, Penn, St. Joe’s, Villanova, Temple and La Salle. The Drexel Men’s Ice Hockey team kicks off their portion of the tournament in the semi-finals versus either St. Joe’s or Penn. For more information, visit drexelicehockey.com.

Late Night Climbing Session

6-10 p.m., Drexel Climbing Wall, Recreation Center
Sponsored by Recreational Athletics and the Office of Campus Activities
Come with your friends for a free try-a-climb and pizza party! No experience needed and all equipment is included.

40th Street Sumer Series Concert

6 p.m., 40th and Walnut streets (behind the Walnut West Free Library)
Sponsored by Campus Philly, City Paper and the Daily Pennsylvanian
Each summer the University City District, Penn and The Rotunda invite internationally-acclaimed ensembles to play free outdoor concerts that capture the soul of the neighborhood. Artists include Needle Driver and Man Man. Find out more at universitycity.org/40th-street-summer-series.

Sunday, Sept. 28

Find-A-Church

9-10 a.m., Mario Statue (33rd and Market streets)
Sponsored by Drexel Students for Christ

This Sunday morning, hear snippets about local churches from regular attendees and then try one out for yourself.

Women's Field Hockey vs. Kent State - Alumni Day

12 p.m., Buckley Field
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics
Alumni Day! Come Support the field hockey team as they take on Kent.  Free admission and free parking; just come out and show support. Come cheer on the Dragons and show Kent State what being a Dragon is about. Go Dragons!

City 6 Ice Hockey Tournament – Championship Game

2-4:30 p.m., Penn Class of 1923 Ice Rink (3130 Walnut St.)
Sponsored by Drexel Men’s Ice Hockey
For more information, visit drexelicehockey.com.

Women's Soccer vs. UNCW

2 p.m., Vidas Field (43rd St. and Powelton Ave.)
Sponsored by Drexel Athletics
Your Drexel Dragons will be taking on UNC- Wilmington. The game and parking are free, and you don’t want to miss the chance to show your Drexel pride. If you need a ride to the game make sure you check the Blue and Gold shuttle schedule.  If you cannot make it to Vidas Field, just make sure to watch the game at drexeldragons.tv. Go Dragons!

Hazing Prevention Awareness Week

Sept. 28-Oct. 4
Find out more here.