Campus alert!

Due to impending weather, Berkshire Community College will be closed Wednesday, November 26th. Classes will be held the evening of November 25th.

New Student Orientation - Aug. 28

New Student Orientation Schedule

 Thursday, August 28, 2014

BCC’s orientation program strives to help you become connected with the college and support services.  Students with a desire to learn will greatly benefit from orientation and experience a higher rate of success.  Let us help you achieve your goals.

Agenda

8:15 - 8:30

Check In

8:30 - 9:15

Video 

  • Video and Welcome, Beth Wallace
  • Ellen Kennedy, President
  • Michael Bullock, Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services
  • Lauren Pellegrino, Director of Recreational Services
  • MyBCC/New Website
  • SALT Presentation
  • Student Government Association
  • Dorothy Martel, Securitas

9:15 - 10:00

Student Panel Discussions

Alumni Speaker – Peter Zanconato, Senior Financial Analyst, Insulet Corp. ’03 BCC

                                   

Dismiss groups

10:00 - 10:30

Student Services Fair

  • Financial Aid
  •  Tutorial Services
  • Transfer Services
  • Immunization Information
  • Much more . . .  

10:30 - 10:45

Break

10:45 -11:45

Workshops

  • Financial Aid:  We’ll Show you the Money
  • Strength Based Learning Styles
  • Making the Most of your Freshmen Year
  • Success Skills for Non-Traditional Students
  • Traveling Hopefully:  Transfer Options
  • The Art of Stage Combat
  •  Mind and Body: A Collegiate Guide to Fitness
  • Discovering Your Unique Career Path
  • De-Stress:  Balancing School, Work and Life
  •  BCC Tutorial Services:  You Can Do It, We Can Help!
  • Get $ALT from the Start: Take Control of Your Finances
  • PTK (Phi Theta Kappa)
  • Are You A Veteran

11:45 - 12:30

Campus Tours

12:30 - 1:15

  • BBQ, Live Music, Raffles and Games at Paterson Field House
  • Surveys
  • Apple IPad Drawing

1:30 - 2:30

  • Moodle Orientation in F203 (Optional)

2:00 - 4:00

  • Student ID’s - Office of Student Life - A-118
RSVP by August 25th
 If you have any questions, please call Mary Zanconato in the Office of Student Life at 413-236-1660.  To register, please email Mary Zanconato ( mzancona@berkshirecc.edu ) .