Event Details

Date:
Monday, 23 July 2018 - Saturday, 28 July 2018
Time:
9:00 am
UQ Location:
Natural Amphitheatre (St Lucia)
URL:
https://orientation.uq.edu.au/event-search/campus/st-lucia-133/category/connect-week-183
Event category(s):

Event Contact

Name:
Miss Sarah Jeffrey
Phone:
61493
Email:
sarah.jeffrey@uq.edu.au
Org. Unit:
Student Affairs Division

Event Description

Full Description:
CONNECT WEEK – MONDAY 23RD JULY – SATURDAY 28 JULY
Settle into #UQLife with Connect Week!

Thousands of students like yourself will be looking for new connections, new friends and new things to do in semester two, but sometimes this can be a bit overwhelming. Connect Week is all about making the transition a little easier.

There will be plenty to do around campus this week and getting involved will make you feel more at home. Attend Market Day and join a club or society. Sign up to UQ Mates social space and find niche clubs and hang outs. Attend a real life snow party and get competitive at the Amazing Campus Race. Receive lots of freebies and eat all of the free food! Join a free fitness class, attend a speed friending session and chill out at movie and pizza nights. Don't forget to visit the Welcome Hub on a daily basis from 10am - 4pm for all your daily needs. The hub will continue to offer admin support, student support, a peer faculty drop in zone, international arrival lounge, food, live entertainment and daily prizes!

Don't forget to follow @uqlife on Facebook for all your O-Week, Connect Week and Success Week updates and check out orientation.uq.edu.au for a full list of what's happening in Connect Week.

WELCOME HUB – MONDAY 23RD JULY – FRIDAY 27TH JULY
10am – 4pm, Natural Amphitheatre
The place you can get all your questions answered!
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/404451596704939/

FREE PANCAKES – MONDAY 23RD, TUESDAY 24TH & THURSDAY 26TH JULY
10am – 11am, Welcome Hub
Don’t skip brekky today! We have one hour of free pancakes!
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/189705058364975/

FREE HOT CHOC & SOUP – MONDAY 23RD JULY
1pm – 2pm, Welcome Hub
We know you love freebies, especially free food!
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/205517149965890/

SPEED FRIENDING – MONDAY 23RD JULY & TUESDAY 24TH JULY
2pm – 4pm, Welcome Hub
Make friends with haste!
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/255614808545761/

MARKET DAY – WEDNESDAY 25TH JULY
10am – 2pm, Great Court
UQ will turn into an endless street market!
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1503160649789148/

SNOW PARTY – WEDNESDAY 25TH JULY - REGISTERED EVENT
2.30PM – 10.30PM, Forgan Smith Lawn
Did someone say real snow in Brisbane?
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1638931452872498/

FREE FITNESS TASTERS & BREKKY – THURSDAY 26 JULY
7am, UQ Sport Fitness Centre
Test out those muscles and taste buds!
Visit FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2022210524759165/

THE AMAZING CAMPUS RACE – THURSDAY 26TH JULY - REGISTERED EVENT
11am – 2.30pm, Welcome Hub
Race for the ultimate prize – glory! (oh and a $500 UQU Voucher)
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2131969230370278/

MOVIES & PIZZA – THURSDAY 26TH JULY - REGISTERED EVENT
5pm, Schonell Theatre
Sometimes you just need a night in
Visit the FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/487334281697579/

GIANT GAMES – FRIDAY 27TH JULY
12pm – 2pm, Welcome Hub
Visit FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/676784159327001/

TED X LIVE STREAM – SATURDAY 28TH JULY
10am – 3.30pm, UQ Arts Museum
Visit FB Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/457796064678840/

Directions to UQ

Google Map:
Directions:
To St Lucia Campus, UQ Ipswich, and UQ Gatton.

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