UC Blue Ash College

Student Convocation

The new student convocation is a great opportunity for new students to visit campus early and be sure that they are prepared for the semester. It's a fun event where new students will interact with faculty, staff and current students, as well as find out what it's really like to be a UC Blue Ash Bearcat!

What Happens at New Student Convocation?

  • Mingle with your favorite friendly and energetic Student Orientation Leaders (SOLs)
  • Enjoy a comedy show that exposes the truths about starting college
  • Socialize with the head administrators, faculty and staff of the campus
  • Refresh your memory on the UC Blue Ash resources and policies
  • Find out what it's really like to be a UC Blue Ash Bearcat
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch!

Fall 2020 Student Convocation Schedule

UCBA Convocation: Friday, August 21

Time

Session/Event

Facilitator(s)

Program Description

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10:00-11:00am

College Day Welcome

Dean Robin Lightner

Ruth Benander

Jen Carter

Student Leaders

 

UCBA College Day Welcome

-Welcome from Dean Lightner (5 min)

-SOLs (Intro to the community; 10 min)

-What to expect in the classroom

-Tech tools you will need (canvas, webex, teams, catalyst, CampusLink) 40 mins

-Rest of Day teasers (SOLs; 5 min)

 

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11:00-11:30am

Living Uptown

Greg Metz

Renee Rivers

 

Interact with staff from UC Blue Ash and gain tips for success in navigating life on two campuses.

 

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12:00-12:30pm

CPS Success Coach Meet & Greet

Missy Graf

Alice Hicks

Micah Lyles Robinson

 

All recent Cincinnati Public School (CPS) graduates are welcome to join and meet their success coaches for the first year.

 

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1:00-1:45pm

Day in the Life: Student Panel Q&A

Affinity Groups/International Student/SGA/SOL (Molly Scruta, Moderator)

Students from our leadership organizations, student government and affinity groups will be present to share real-life advice and answer questions about being a UCBA student.

 

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Resources

Contact Information

Student Life Office
Muntz Hall | Room 123
Phone: 513-745-5773
Email: bastdlfe@uc.edu