By SAVANNAH RHEINHART, Editor-in-Chief
This week, January 5-9, is UM-Dearborn’s Winter Welcome. Designed to provide campus entertainment, as well as student information, the week is filled with activities for new and current students.
Yesterday, The Office for Student Engagement hosted a hot chocolate bar on the UC stage. Student Activities Board is hosting another Mid-Day Musician. Juan Alonzo will be performing on the UC stage beginning at 12:30.
UM-Dearborn Greek Life will have a Greek Life info night in Kochoff Hall at 8:00pm. Leaders from campus Greek organizations will be there to answer questions, provide information on recruitment, and Meet and Greet with members and advisors.
The Winter Involvement Fair will be held on Wednesday from 11:00am-1:00pm in Kochoff Hall. Members from multiple student organizations will be in attendance with information about upcoming events, how to get involved, and meeting members. Both USOs and RSOs will be in attendance.
InCLUDE will be hosting an open house on Wednesday from 2:00-5:00pm in 2122 UC. Jon Larson, Coordinator for LGBTQ and Inclusion Initiatives, and students will be in attendance. Information on new initiatives will be provided, as well as LGBTQ resources, upcoming events, and how to get involved.
The Wolverine Winter Wonderland is to be the highlight of Winter Welcome Week. On Thursday, from 11:00am-2:00pm in Kochoff Hall, there will be an indoor snowball fight, a photo booth and more.
At 6:00pm at The Union (Room 118), an info night will be held by the Residential Student Association. New and returning students looking to move into The Union can learn about leasing options and more.
Winter Welcome Week will come to an end with the UM-Dearborn men’s hockey game at the Fieldhouse at 7:30pm. There will also be a retirement recognition ceremony for Vice Chancellor Henderson. The Athletic Department, SAB, and Student Government are encouraging students to dress in fun colored suspenders and socks in honor of the Vice Chancellor.