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Welcome and Orientation Events

All events at this zoom link unless otherwise noted.

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Meeting ID: 372 137 4280 Passcode: MIU

Monday, August 9

TimeActivityLocation
10:00 am - 5:00 pmMove-in Day, New Student ArrivalResident Halls
8:45 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Q&A with the Deans
Maggie Ventsias, Dean of Students
Aster Hesse, Associate Dean of Admissions
Zoom Link at top of page

Tuesday, August 10

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am - 5:00 pmMove-in Day, New Student ArrivalResident Halls
8:45 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmInternational Insurance Advising
Claudia Rodriguez, International Insurance Adviser
Zoom Link at top of page
2:00 pm - 3:30 pmParent Orientation
Dr. Rod Eason, VP of Enrollment and Student Affairs
Maggie Ventsias, Dean of Students
Meeting ID: 672 767 5743 Passcode: MIUwelcome
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
7:30 pm - 8:30 pmQ&A with the Deans
Maggie Ventsias, Dean of Students
Aster Hesse, Associate Dean of Admissions
Zoom Link at top of page

Wednesday, August 11

TimeActivityLocation
8:45 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
12:00 pm
New Student Registration Completion DeadlineOnline
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmWelcome New Students!
Student Resources hosted by Student Life Department
Zoom Link at top of page
2:40 pm - 3:40 pmIntroduction to Student GovernmentZoom Link at top of page
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
7:30 pm - 8:00 pmPresident's Welcome to New Students
Dr. John Hagelin, President of Maharishi International University
Zoom Link at top of page

Thursday, August 12

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
9:00 am - 11:30 amCOVID Testing for New studentsTo Be Determined
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmCampus Safety
Rig Gelfand & Dr. Beata Nasca
Co-Directors of Safety and Security
Zoom Link at top of Page
2:40 pm - 3:30 pmCulture of Respect - How to be an active by-stander
Rachael Kunzler, Director of Vishwa Shanti Café
Rig Gelfand, Director of Security and Safety Office
Zoom Link at top of Page
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
7:30 pm“Make Your Dorm Room Feel Like Home” Workshop
Student Activities
Zoom Meeting ID: 334 506 4839 Passcode: welcome

Friday, August 13

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
10:00 am - 10:50 amMath Requirements at MIU and How to Satisfy Them (Undergraduate Only)
Dr. Anne Dow, Chair of Math Department
Zoom Link at top of Page
10:00 am - 10:50 amMBA Program Orientation for MBA Studentshttps://miu-edu-online.zoom.us/j/9012602227
11:00 am – 12:00 pmTEAMS Training; Introduction to MIU Online Learning
IT Department
Zoom Link at top of Page
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmResidential Life Orientation for On-Campus Students
SungChull Park, Director of Residential Life
Zoom Link at top of Page
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmOff-Campus Student Orientation
Maggie Ventsias, Dean of Students
Meeting ID: 672 767 5743 Passcode: MIUwelcome
2:40 pm - 3:40 pmNutrition & Dining Hall
Maggie Ventsias, Dean of Students
Zoom Link at top of Page
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall

Saturday, August 14

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am - 10:00 amBreakfastArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
10:00 am - 12:00 pmGraduate Students Free Morning
10:00 am - 11:00 amWork Study Orientation
(U.S. Students Only)
Zoom Meeting ID: 988 5909 3727 Passcode Xxyza
10:00 am - 11:00 amInternational Student Orientation MANDATORY
Maryam Naraghi, PDSO, Director of International Student Advising
Zoom Link Above
11:00 am - 12:00 pmMeet the Academic Departments (undergraduate students only)Zoom links by department TBA
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunchArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
2:40 pm - 3:40 pmUnity and Diversity
Nahom Abegaze, Assistant Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Francesca Redlich, 2021-22 Student Body President
Zoom Link Above
6:45 pm - 7:45 pmDinnerArgiro Student Center, Annapurna Dining Hall
7:30 pmWelcome Social
Student Activities
Zoom Meeting ID: 334 506 4839 Passcode: welcome

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