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Orientation - June 4, 2012 Honors Forum

Session I - 9:30-12:00

  • Greetings
  • Business ( Registration, OIPS forms, Group Travel tickets, etc.)
  • A conversation about the Cuadernitio de Mayo/Dinero de Conexiones
  • Cuaderno orientation
  • Spanish classes orientation

Lunch (with Spanish teacher?) - 12:00-1:30

Session II - 1:30-4:00

  • Bafa-Bafa
  • Cultural Awareness Discussion
  • Culture shock Groups meet
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Orientation - June 5, 2012

Session III - 9:30-12:00 (Reading Room - 3rd Floor Ortega Hall)

  • Greetings/business
  • Juramento de Conexiones
  • Research Orientation - Drs. Enrique Lamadrid, Miguel Gandert
  • Tips, commentary - Dr. Damian Wilson

Lunch - 12:00-1:30

Session IV - 1:30- 4:00 (Honors Forum)

  • OIPS Orientation with comments on Nicaragua and Casa Xalteva by Ken Carpenter
  • Resolution of all outstanding issues - registration, forms, etc.
  • Last minute business

Note: Conexiones Alums, former faculty members and associates may drop in at any point in the Orientation Sessions with greetings, encouragement, advice and support. Since 1979 Conexiones and Spin-off programs have involved as many as 900 students, 15 - 20 faculty members and around 70 grad. student instructors.