Events Calendar

August:

Park Scholar Orientation for New First-Year Scholars

August 17 – August 18, and August 26th

Park Scholar Class of 2023 Orientation Welcome Barbecue

IC Square in the Campus Center. Attire is casual.

August 17, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Portraits of New Park Scholars (First-Year Scholars and new Rising Juniors)

Lighting Studio, Park 144

August 27, 2:00 to 3:00pm

Park Scholar Orientation for New Rising Junior Scholars
Upper Buttermilk Falls shelter
August 30, 3:00 -4:00 p.m.

Opening Meeting/Welcome Back BBQ

FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Upper Buttermilk Falls shelter
August 30, 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.

September:

Servant Leadership Workshop for Juniors
Klingenstein Lounge

September 6th, 4:30 to 6:30pm

Sophomore Service Workshop with MLK Scholars

Location TBA

September 13, 4:00 to 6:00pm

Fall Saturday Seminar and Book Discussion
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS

Park Auditorium, various Park classrooms
September 14, 10am to 4pm

Fall Service Proposals Due
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
September 16, by 5pm

NYC Shadowing Trip Meeting

Park 332

September 20, 4:00 to 6:00 pm

Park Scholar Alumni Advisory Board Visit

Park Scholar Workshops

FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS

September 27, 1:00 to 4:00pm

Alumni-Scholar Reception

FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS

Park Scholar Office and Atrium

Saturday, September27, 4:30 to 6:00pm

Alumni-Senior Brunch

Kilingenstein Lounge

September 29, 11:00 am to 1:00pm

October:

Senior trip Meeting

Park 332

October 4, 4:00 to 5:30pm

New York City Job Shadowing Trip for Juniors (and some seniors)
October 17 –October 19

Todd Miller lunch with Scholars (seniors required, all invited)

Park 223

October 23, 11:45am to 12:45pm

November:

Fall Meeting
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Clark Lounge
Friday, November 1, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Senior trip Meeting

Park 332

November 8, 4:00 to 6:00pm

December:

End-of-Semester Dinner (to be followed by final senior trip meeting)
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Clark Lounge
December 13, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

January:

Service-Learning Trip to Tucson, AZ for Park Scholar Seniors
January 11 –January 18

Winter Meeting
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Klingenstein Lounge
January 24, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

February:

Spring Service Proposals Due
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
February 10 by 5:00 pm

Spring Saturday Seminar and Book Discussion
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
February 15, 10 to 4

March:

Spring Meeting (followed by Hosts only meeting)
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Klingenstein Lounge
March 20, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Park Scholar Finalists Visit
March 21 – Tuesday, March 23

Welcome Dinner
Klingenstein Lounge
March 22, 5:00 – 7:15 p.m.

Finalists & Hosts Dinner
Clark Lounge
March 23, 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.

April:

Whalen Symposium:
Park Scholars are encouraged to participate
Campus Center
April 9 All day

Spring Colloquium
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Emerson Suites
April 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

May:

End of Year Picnic
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
Upper Buttermilk
May 1, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

June:

End of Year Reflections Due
FOR ALL PARK SCHOLARS
June 1