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Burbank Campus Welcome Week Events

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - October 18 @ 12:00 am

All events will be in a virtual format. Continue to check your woodbury.edu email address for more information!

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Sunday, August 23

Welcome to Woodbury! Welcome to L.A. | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Travel with us on a virtual tour thru the heart of the City of LA with Mike Sonsken. The link will be sent to your woodbury.edu email address. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

Monday, August 24

Tips from the Top | August 24 – September 4

Woodbury alumni and upper-level students in the College of Liberal Arts share daily tips to help freshman and transfer students navigate campus life. Learn from their experience via Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/woodbury_cola.​ For additional information, email Cola@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the College of Liberal Arts.

 

Virtual Information Booth! | August 24 – August 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  

Need help? Can’t read your schedule? Have any questions? Find a student leader at the Virtual Information Booth all week long from 12 pm to 1 pm to help you out.  Please email Raida.Gatten@woodbury.edu or text her at 818-252-5218 for information to enter the virtual information booth.

Brought to you by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.

 

Scavenger Hunt | August 24 – August 31

Are you good at finding things? Are you the champ of the Where’s Waldo? And I Spy books? Then join our College of Liberal Arts (CoLA) Scavenger Hunt!  Search for info and images on the Woodbury University website and CoLA Instagram page.  All correctly completed entries will be entered in sweepstakes for cool prizes (while supplies last).

You will have from August 24 to 31 to submit your findings to cola@woodbury.edu.  All new and returning WU students are eligible for entry. Winners will be announced on Friday, September 4th, via a CoLA Instagram post at https://www.instagram.com/woodbury_cola. For additional information, email Cola@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the College of Liberal Arts.

 

Communication Scavenger Hunt | August 24 – 26 | 12:00 pm

Communication students will compete in a scavenger hunt to find answers to a series of questions by noon on Wednesday of Welcome Week (August 26). The first five to complete the scavenger hunt will receive a prize. For any additional information, email Arturo.Medina@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the School of Media, Culture, and Design.

Let’s Get Movin’ |  1:00 pm – 1:40 pm

Stay fit and healthy from the comfort of your home! Workout with personal trainer Kris!

This will be a semester-long series, running through December 2nd. View more dates and times below:

Mondays & Wednesdays: 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 7:00 am – 7:40 am

For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

 

Tuesday, August 25

Let’s Get Movin’ |  7:00 am – 7:40 am

Stay fit and healthy from the comfort of your home! Workout with personal trainer Kris!

This will be a semester-long series, running through December 2nd. View more dates and times below:

Mondays & Wednesdays: 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 7:00 am – 7:40 am

For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

 

Virtual Information Booth! | August 24 – August 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  

Need help? Can’t read your schedule? Have any questions? Find a student leader at the Virtual Information Booth all week long from 12 pm to 1 pm to help you out.  Please email Raida.Gatten@woodbury.edu or text her at 818-252-5218 for information to enter the virtual information booth.

Brought to you by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.

 

Architecture Department Meeting | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Welcome to the all the members of our community! We invite you to meet your fellow classmates, the dean, faculty, chairs and staff. Engage with our student organization leaders to learn more about the student experience. Please check your woodbury.edu email for a link to join this RCM event. This event is for School of Architecture members only.

Brought to you by the School of Architecture.

 

Welcome to the MBA! |  7:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Say hello to the MBA Dean, faculty, and fellow students in a virtual conversation on RingCentral!  The MBA program is dedicated to supporting you and the community during this difficult time. For any additional information, email Verletta.Jackson@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by MBA Association.

 

Wednesday, August 26

CAB and GET IT: Pet Photo Competition |  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Who wouldn’t smile at a dog or cat in a tutu? Post your favorite photo of your pet on ASWU’s social media page to enter in the competition. Winner(s) will be selected by CAB. For any additional information, email Hillary.Lu@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Campus Activity Board (CAB).

 

Virtual Information Booth! | August 24 – August 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  

Need help? Can’t read your schedule? Have any questions? Find a student leader at the Virtual Information Booth all week long from 12 pm to 1 pm to help you out.  Please email Raida.Gatten@woodbury.edu or text her at 818-252-5218 for information to enter the virtual information booth.

Brought to you by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.

 

Draw with Me |  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join the Animation Club during a session of getting to know other students while having fun drawing characters. For any additional information, email Haley.Lambert@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Animation Club.

 

Graphic Design Annual Student Meeting |  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join the Graphic Design Department’s Annual Student Meeting for freshman and sophomore Graphic Design students and their faculty!

Students will receive information regarding the department plans for the 2020-21 academic year, meet their faculty, and learn about graphic design students’ professional organizations. For any additional information, email Arturo.Medina@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the School of Media, Cultural, and Design.

 

Let’s Get Movin’ |  1:00 pm – 1:40 pm

Stay fit and healthy from the comfort of your home! Workout with personal trainer Kris!

This will be a semester-long series, running through December 2nd. View more dates and times below:

Mondays & Wednesdays: 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 7:00 am – 7:40 am

For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

 

Thursday, August 27

Let’s Get Movin’ |  7:00 am – 7:40 am

Stay fit and healthy from the comfort of your home! Workout with personal trainer Kris!

This will be a semester-long series, running through December 2nd. View more dates and times below:

Mondays & Wednesdays: 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 7:00 am – 7:40 am

For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

 

Virtual Information Booth! | August 24 – August 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  

Need help? Can’t read your schedule? Have any questions? Find a student leader at the Virtual Information Booth all week long from 12 pm to 1 pm to help you out.  Please email Raida.Gatten@woodbury.edu or text her at 818-252-5218 for information to enter the virtual information booth.

Brought to you by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.

 

Graphic Design Annual Student Meeting |  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join the Graphic Design Department’s Annual Student Meeting for junior and senior Graphic Design students and their faculty!

Students will receive information regarding the department plans for the 2020-21 academic year, followed by a group conversation about internships, portfolios, and graduation. For any additional information, email Arturo.Medina@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the School of Media, Cultural, and Design. 

 

Veteran Meet a Veteran |  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Connect virtually with other Veterans and VA professionals regarding questions you may have regarding the VA program. This event is Veterans only. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs and Registrar’s Office.

 

Meet Your Greek Life Association E-Board |  5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Calling all Greeks! Join us for a virtual information session to meet the E-Board and discuss what Fraternities and Sororities will look like for fall 2020-2021. For any additional information, email Gwen.Smith@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Greek Life Association.

 

Friday, August 28

Game Art & Design Departmental Meeting |  12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Join the Game Art & Design department’s meeting for students and faculty. For any additional information, email Arturo.Medina@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the School of Media, Cultural, and Design. 

 

Virtual Information Booth! | August 24 – August 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  

Need help? Can’t read your schedule? Have any questions? Find a student leader at the Virtual Information Booth all week long from 12 pm to 1 pm to help you out.  Please email Raida.Gatten@woodbury.edu or text her at 818-252-5218 for information to enter the virtual information booth.

Brought to you by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs.

 

Fix @ Six |  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Woodbury School of Architecture and student organizations for a mix of fun activities. Please check your woodbury.edu email for a link to join this RCM event. All students are welcome. For any additional information, email Catherine.Roussel@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by AIAS, CLEA, IIDCC, and NOMAS.

 

Saturday, August 29

CAB and GET IT: Paint by Numbers!

Unleash your inner artist without pressure! Start with a blank canvas. The kits will be mailed to you. For any additional information, email Hillary.Lu@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Campus Activity Board (CAB) and Student Affairs.

 

Tuesday, September 1

Student Organization Orientation | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The president and treasurer of Woodbury’s student organizations are required to attend this virtual orientation session. The meeting will be online via RingCentral. If you can’t make it for this date, there is another orientation taking place on Thursday, September 3rd. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs and ASWU V.P. of Student Organization

 

Wednesday, September 2

ASWU and CAB Tabling | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

For any additional information, email Hillary.Lu@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by ASWU and Campus Activities Board (CAB). 

 

Animation Trivia | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Come join us in trivia games about Animation history, movies, and tools! For any additional information, email Haley.Lambert@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Animation Club.

 

Thursday, September 3

Student Organization Orientation | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The president and treasurer of Woodbury’s student organizations are required to attend this virtual orientation session. The meeting will be online via RingCentral. If you can’t make it for this date, there is another orientation taking place on Tuesday, September 1st. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs and ASWU V.P. of Student Organization

 

Student Sustainability Council Virtual Tea Party | 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Join the Student Sustainability Council for an information session as you get to know other students with a shared interest. For any additional information, email Ellie.Poulin@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by the Student Sustainability Council. 

 

Picture Yourself Greek | 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for interactive activities as we share information on recruitment for Sororities and Fraternities. For any additional information, email Gwen.Smith@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by  Greek Life Association.

 

Wednesday, September 9

Open Circle “I Can Hear You” | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Beginning the second Wednesday in September and continuing each Wednesday through November 11, 2020, join the Counseling Services team for a mid-day discussion with fellow students, staff, and faculty of Woodbury on the current global events impacting our world. This will be an open, solution-focused discussion forum, where participation from every area of campus is welcomed and helpful community resources may be shared. Announcement and Ring Central link to access the forum will be distributed via campus-wide email.

Facilitated by Counseling Services Therapists Ruth Burgher-Gibore, M.A., LMFT, and Rhex Bartolome, M.A., LMFT

For any additional information, email Ruth.Burgher-Gibore@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Counseling Services. 

 

Thursday, September 10

Student Organization Advisor Training | 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Student Organizations advisors information session on the upcoming semester changes. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.

 

Thursday, September 17

Constitution Day | All Day

Visit the National Constitution Center website!

The Museum of We The People, the Constitution Center, serves as a “headquarters for civic education.” Check out the virtual tour.  View their Interactive Constitution here. For any additional information, email Michelle.Sidney@woodbury.edu.

Brought to you by Student Affairs.