Thursday, August 28

Time

Location

Event & Details

Points

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
Monday - Thursday
Hardy Hall and Various
Welcome Week Events 

Golden Eagle Ticket Distribution

 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
Monday - Friday
Hardy Hall and Various
Welcome Week Events 
Wear a Southern Miss t-shirt to any Welcome Week event5
Points
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.,
Monday - Friday
Starting Location Clue: Let's get down to business!
30° 21' 16" N/
89° 8' 15" W 

Southern Miss Geocaching &
Sightseeing Tour

Follow the clues and coordinates that lead the way.  Hidden letters spell the Southern Miss word of the day.

20
Points
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.,
Monday - Thursday
Hardy Hall, Room 231 Financial Aid & Veteran's Affairs
and Business Services Open House
Complimentary cookies
 
10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.,
Monday - Thursday;

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
Friday
 Think Center, Library, 1st Floor Traveler's Insurance:
Take Myers-Briggs Inventory
 10
Points
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
Monday - Friday
 
 Hardy Hall, 232 Validate Student ID to
Attend Southern Miss Athletic Events
 5
Points
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.,
Monday - Thursday
 
 Hardy Hall,
Admissions Parlor
Sign Our Community Wall 10
Points
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.,
Monday - Thursday
 
 Library, 1st Floor 

Learning Commons Registration Drive

Learn more about the Math Lab, Speaking & Writing Center and other resouces available for students!

10
Points
9 a.m. - 11 a.m. FEC 310 iTech Open House:
Activate Eagle Alert
10
Points
9 a.m. - 10 p.m.Library, 1st Floor Library De-Tours10
Points
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Library, 1st Floor, Circulation DeskLIKE Gulf Coast Library on Facebook5
Points
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Think Center, Library, 1st Floor Avoid Road Blocks:
"Revved Up Reading:
Understanding College Texts"

Journal articles, college textbooks, and other dense verbiage can slow you down. Increase your reading speed and improve your comprehension with these important tools.
 20
Points
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Administration Building Plaza Pitstop! Plaza Party!

Complimentary food, music and photo booth FREE Welcome Week t-shirts to the first 100 students (student ID required). T-shirt distribution begins promptly at noon.

20
Points
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Administration Building Plaza The Eagle Dining Route5
Points
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Administration Building Plaza Explore the Possibilities of
Study Abroad
5
Points
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Administration Building Plaza

Southern Miss Athletic Department Information Table

Learn more about Southern Miss athletics!  Tickets will also be available for purchase for staff & faculty.

 
1:30 p.m.Hardy Hall CourtyardSouthern Connection Scenic Stop:
The Fountain
5
Points
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Think Center, Library, 1st Floor Avoid Road Blocks:
"Revved Up Reading:
Understanding College Texts"

Journal articles, college textbooks, and other dense verbiage can slow you down. Increase your reading speed and improve your comprehension with these important tools.
20
Points