CSU Happenings for Aug. 6-10

AUG. 6-7 – CSU Libraries to Close
CSU Libraries will be closed to the public on Monday and Tuesday for maintenance and staff development activities. The closing affects both the Simon Schwob Memorial Library on the main CSU campus and the Schwob School of Music Library in the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts. Both facilities will resume regular operations Wednesday. For more information, call 568-2042 or visit http://library.colstate.edu.

AUG. 6 – Astronomy Night at Callaway Gardens
CSU’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will stage an Astronomy Night program on Monday, Aug. 6 at Callaway Gardens. The program will begin at 9 p.m. with a planetarium presentation, followed by planet viewing and stargazing. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call 706-649-1470.

AUG. 8 – Move-In Day: Volunteers to Assist, Welcome New Freshmen
Volunteers — CSU returning students, faculty, staff, alumni and other university supporters — will help about 200 new CSU freshmen move into their campus apartments from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Courtyard I and II housing complexes. While expediting the move-in process, made extra burdensome by the late summer heat, the event that’s called “Move-In Day” is an additional means for the new students to get acquainted with the campus community. For more information, call CSU Residence Life at 706-568-2026.

AUG. 9 - Orientation for Non-Traditional, Transfer Students
CSU will hold an orientation for fall 2007 on Thursday, Aug. 9 for transfer students and individuals who have been out of school for five or more years and have never attended another college or university. Check-in is 8 a.m. in the Davidson Student Center lobby. The 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. program will cover campus services and resources, academic policies and class registration. Fees are $35 per student and $15 per guest. For questions regarding reservations, call 706-568-2330. For general information, call the Orientation Hotline at 706-568-2180 or go to http://orientation.colstate.edu/index.htm.

AUG. 10 - Orientation for New Commuter Students
CSU will host an orientation for fall 2007 on Friday, Aug. 10 for new students who will not reside in university housing. Check-in is 8 a.m. in the carpeted foyer of Fine Arts Hall. The program starts at 9 a.m. in Fine Arts Hall auditorium and will conclude at about 5 p.m. The orientation will cover student life, collegiate issues and campus services and concludes with advisement and registration. Fees are $35 per student and $15 per guest. For questions regarding reservations, call 706-568-2330. For general information, call the Orientation Hotline at 706-568-2180 or go to http://orientation.colstate.edu/index.htm.