Monday, August 19 2013, 12:00 PM to Tuesday, August 20 2013, 1:00 PM
Community Day is an exciting opportunity for incoming students to arrive two days early to explore the local community, build relationships with other students, and make connections. Approximately 100 students may sign up during orientation with a certain
number of slots available at each orientation. Sign-ups are on a first come-first serve basis and will take place over lunchtime in the Central Dining Hall.
We expect that participants will:
Get a first look at exciting new opportunities for involvement
Learn more about your new home- Alfred and Allegany County
Provide meaningful volunteer service to local communities
Make new friends
Aug. 19 would be move-in day between 12 Noon-5 p.m. Programming will kick off at 5:30 p.m. with a pizza party at the brand new Student Leadership Center. Aug. 20 will be the day of service with teams of students serving at volunteer sites throughout the
area. The day will conclude with the “Taste of Alfred”- an incredible opportunity to sample food from all area restaurants right here on campus. Please consider joining us for this outstanding opportunity.
A new reading and discussion program is coming up soon for students, faculty/staff, and community members, focusing on “American Politics and Community.” This ‘book club’ will read two outstanding works on this topic -Talking to Strangers: Anxieties...
Food will be provided to students and community members of the Alfred area by Foodlink Mobile Pantry Distribution. The goal is to combat hunger and food insecurity. There is no income requirement or residency restrictions.
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Join us in volunteering at to maintain trails and do other maintenance to keep our local Parks beautiful. This is a statewide day of service and a great way to get outside and work off some of that end of semester stress. Transportation provided ...