2022 Welcome Weekend

Welcome Weekend for New Students includes a wide array of programming for students and families. A full list of Welcome Weekend activities is available at welcomeweekend.nd.edu, but science-specific programming is shown below (subject to change):

Time Event Host(s) Location
11 am-noon

Welcome to the College of Science for Parents and Family

Dean Santiago Schnell, Associate Dean Dan Gezelter, Assistant Dean David Veselik, Assistant Dean Kathleen Kolberg Jordan Hall 105 & 101
11 am-noon First Lectures (students only) There are many more first lectures available, but these are from Science faculty:
  Question Everything: Paradoxes, Surprises, and Counterintuitive Truths Professor David Galvin, Chair of the Department of Mathematics Nieuwland 118
  You’ve Made it to College…Now what? Navigating Academic Rigor and Staying Whole in the Process Professor Nancy Michael Jordan 100
  Got Fakes? Professor Marya Lieberman Nieuwland 127
  Navigating University Life and How to Make the Most of the Next Four Years Professor Philippe Collon Nieuwland 123
12-3 pm Complimentary food and beverages available in Jordan Hall     
12:30-3 pm College of Science Academic Exploration   Jordan Hall 1st Floor
  Science - First Year advising Assistant Dean David Veselik, Kelly Harrington, Madeline Infantine, and Kasey Swanke  
  Applied & Computational Mathematics & Statistics Professor Alan Huebner  
  Biological Sciences Professor Jennifer Robichaud  
  Chemistry & Biochemistry

Professor DeeAnne Goodenough-Lashua

 
  Environmental Sciences Professor Dominic Chaloner  
  Mathematics Professor  Andrei Jorza  
  Neuroscience & Behavior Professors Nancy Michael & Rachel  Branco  
  Physics & Astronomy Professor Philippe Colon  
  Science Preprofessional Major & Advising Assistant Dean Kathleen Kolberg & Associate Advising Professor Kristi Lax-Walker  
  Science collegiate majors (Science-Business, Science-Computing, Science-Education) Associate Dean Arielle Phillips  
  Minor in Compassionate Care and Medicine Professor Dominic Vachon  
  Minor in Science & Patient Advocacy Barbara Calhoun, MSN, RN, PNP  
  Minor in Sustainability Professor Phil Sakimoto  
  Minors in: Science, Technology & Values; and Health, Humanities, and Society Anna Geltzer, John J. Reilly Center for Science Technology & Values  
  Undergraduate Research Professor Sheryl Lu  
  Museum of Biodiversity Open House Professor Barbara Hellenthal, Curator 157 Jordan Hall
1-1:45 pm Digital Visualization Theater Show Professor Keith Davis 100 Jordan Hall
12:45-1:45 pm Preparing for the Health Professions Father James Foster / Assistant Dean Kathleen Kolberg / Associate Advising Professor Kristi Lax-Walker 105 Jordan Hall
2-2:45 pm Digital Visualization Theater Show (repeat show) Professor Keith Davis 100 Jordan Hall
2-3 pm Preparing for the Health Professions (repeat session) Father James Foster / Assistant Dean Kathleen Kolberg / Associate Advising Professor Kristi Lax-Walker 105 Jordan Hall