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CIPA Orientation 2017

Below is a summary of Orientation Events. Please refer to your orientation folder for the complete schedule with descriptions of each event. 

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Opening Orientation to CIPA
401 Warren Hall
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CIPA International Student Breakout Session
401 Warren Hall
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

International Graduate and Professional Student Orientation
Statler Hall Auditorium
3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Women in Public Policy (WIPP) Trivia Night
Big Red Barn
7:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.

Sunday, August 20, 2017

The Great Gorgewalk!
Meet in Collegetown at TCAT Stop in Front of Schwartz Center for Performing Arts
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CIPA Peer Mentor & Student Organization Introduction
401 Warren Hall
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Graduate School Cornell ID Distribution & Resource Fair
Bailey Hall
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Peer Advising
201 Caldwell Hall, Lewis Student Center
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Microeconomics Placement Exam
233 Plant Sciences Building
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

MPA Curriculum and Academic Standards Overview
233 Plant Sciences Building
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Group Advising Sessions
Consult Orientation Folder for Advisor Name and Location of Group Advising Session
4:45 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Faculty and Staff Social
Martha Van Rensselaer Commons
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
CLASSES BEGIN

Peer Advising
201 Caldwell Hall, Lewis Student Center
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

New Fellow Photo Session 1
B30 Caldwell Hall
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

New Fellow Photo Session 2
B30 Caldwell Hall
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Infrastructure Management & Finance Fellows Information Session
142 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Graduate Diversity and Inclusion Reception
G10 Biotech
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Thursday, August 24, 2017

New Fellow Photo Session 3
B30 Caldwell Hall
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CIPA Colloquium Information Session
B25 Warren Hall
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday, August 25, 2017

Peer Advising
201 Caldwell Hall, Lewis Student Center
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Inauguration of President Martha E. Pollack
Arts and Sciences Quad
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CIPA Amazing Race: Ithaca
Meet on College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Quad outside of Caldwell Hall (south side)
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The Fels Competition Roundtable
G87 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Resumes and CVs for International Students
151 Warren Hall
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday, September 1, 2017

CIPA Professional Development/Academic Integrity Overview
B75 Warren Hall
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

CIPA Welcome Picnic
Stewart Park Large Pavilion
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Effective Resume Writing
102 Mann Library
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday September 6, 2017

Effective Resume Writing
102 Mann Library
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

CIPA - Humphrey Fellows Social Hour
MVR Commons, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Effective Resume Writing
102 Mann Library
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Off-Campus Study Overview
102 Mann Library
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

First CIPA Colloquium
B25 Warren Hall
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Internships and Engaged Learning in the MPA Curriculum
151 Warren Hall
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Connecting Communities Local Networking Reception
Tompkins County Library, Borg Warner Room
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.