Welcome Week- Spring 2020

Welcome Week for new and returning students

                                         Monday January 13

Morning Welcome: 7:45-10 am Welcome to the first day of classes! Grab some breakfast bites on your way to class. Location: 2nd Floor of College Services Building (outside the Tutoring Center) 

Grab n' Go Lunch and play BINGO with Normandale President Joyce Ester: 11:30 am-1 pm Enjoy some chili, and play BINGO to win a free beanie! Location: Lower Level Lobby -Kopp Student Center 

Cardio Kickboxing: 3-4 pm Enjoy a cardio workout! Location: A 1560, 1st Floor -Activities Building

Tuesday January 14

Musical Breakfast: 7:45-10 am. Build your own breakfast bowl and receive a car ice scraper giveaway from Public Safety. Location: Lower Level Lobby-Kopp Student Center 

Tutoring Center Open House: 10:45 am-12 pm Location: Nachos served in the Tutoring Center 

Titanium Strengths Training: 3-4 pm Strengthen your muscles and get a protein shake! Location: A 1560, 1st Floor -Activities Building   

 Wednesday January 15


Student Involvement Fair: 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Learn about all of our clubs and organizations, plus other great ways to get involved on campus. Get a free beanie! Enjoy some soup and salad!  Location:  Garden Room, Kopp Student Center

Diversity Center Open House: 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Stop by to enjoy some karaoke and learn about our resources and upcoming events. Don't miss out on mini-donuts! Location: K 1439-Upper Level Kopp Student Center

Tutoring Center Open House: 10:45 am-12 pm Meet Tutoring Center staff, pick up peer tutoring schedules and learn about the PASS and other tutoring programs. Location: Nachos served in the Tutoring Center

Yoga: 2-3 pm Come and go as you are able and enjoy some relaxing Yoga. Location: A 1560, 1st Floor -Activities Building

Zumba: 3-4 pm Enjoy some Zumba. Location: A 1560, 1st Floor -Activities 

Nite Cafe: 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Go to Java Junction or to the Overlook for some free samples. Enjoy some music and get a free beanie!   Locations: Java Junction - 2nd floor College Services Building and Overlook -Upper level - Kopp Student Center

Thursday January 16

Donuts with the Deans: 7:45 to 9:00 a.m.
Grab a donut and cup of coffee and get acquainted with your Normandale Deans! Locations: 2nd Floor of College Services Building (outside the Tutoring Center), Main entrance -Fine Arts Bldg., and Lower Lobby-Kopp Student Center

Veterans Center Open House: 10:00 am to Noon.  Veterans and military-connected students are welcome to drop by the "VRC" to learn about benefits, resources, and meet the staff! Location: C 1103, 1st Floor College Services Building

Wellness and Community Resource Fair: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Learn about wellness opportunities, connect to community resources, and enjoy the mac and cheese bar.  Location: Gymnasium

Normandale at Sea Life: 10 am - 7 pm 

As a member of the Normandale community, join us in exploring Sea Life at the Mall of America. Show your Normandale ID when purchasing tickets for a special discount for yourself and up to 5 family members. 

Ages 13+, $14+tax. 

Age 3-12 $9 + tax, Children age 2 and under are free 

Show your school spirit by wearing Normandale gear.

Friday January 17

Movie & Popcorn: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Showing- Terminator:  Dark Fate

Location: Theater Tier Overlook, Upper Level - Kopp Student Center.  End your week relaxing with a movie, popcorn and hot cocoa.

Service Project with Center for Experiential Education: 11 am-12:30 pm - Engage for a cause! Make cards for either kids in the hospital or residents at Martin Luther Campus nursing home.

Location: The Zone - Kopp Student Center


* Food and beanies are available while supplies last

Welcome Week is a great time to find out what Normandale has to offer when it comes to your academic and social experiences. After the week is over, stay connected and find out more about what Normandale has to offer that fits your individual interests.