Welcome Kodiaks

The Welcome Kodiaks 2021 program is a series of events and activities over the first 6 weeks of the fall quarter designed to help students learn about the resources available at Cascadia, make connections with other students as well as faculty & staff, and assist in helping with their next steps at Cascadia and beyond.

Each week has a theme where Cascadia will highlight a few services and there will be events to help you engage, learn, and connect with our Cascadia Kodiak community.

Jump to a Week

Week 4: Habits for Success

October 18th - October 24th

Dedicated to building habits for success - academic and career learning, your degree is a journey.

Monday

Monday,

October 18th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Monday,

October 18th

Transfer 101 Session

Learn the basics for transferring to a 4-year school. Topics will include: transfer school selection, admissions requirements and prerequisites, application deadlines, and transfer resources. Hosted by Advisor and Career & Transfer Specialist, Kristen Buck.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Preregister for Zoom

Tuesday

Tuesday,

October 19th

Native Pollinator Planting

Join CCUWBee research team, Campus Grounds, and Sustainability offices to plant native plants at the campus farm as part of supporting native pollinators on campus with support from the Washington Native Plant Society!

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Campus Farm

Tuesday,

October 19th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Tuesday,

October 19th

Remembrance Rock Garden

A tribute to honor our losses will be memorialized through our community art project, the Remembrance Rock Garden. UWB and Cascadia students, staff, and faculty are encouraged to bring their painted rock which symbolizes their loss, as well as their hopes. The Remembrance Rock Garden will be available the entire autumn quarter as a place of connection, a moment of silence as you hold your loved one in your heart, and an opportunity to absorb and admire the spirit of this amazing community in which you are a key member!

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Promenade Garden between LBA & UW1 (across from Subway)

Tuesday,

October 19th

Personal Statement Workshop

This workshop will highlight strategies for developing critical elements of quality personal statements, as well as common pitfalls to avoid. All students are welcome - especially second year students nearing readiness to submit transfer applications for Spring 2022 and beyond. The session will be held virtually in Zoom

Preregister for Zoom

Wednesday

Wednesday,

October 20th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Wednesday,

October 20th

International Transfer Workshop

Tips for university transfer planning and how to research and apply for transfer admission as an international student.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Zoom

Wednesday,

October 20th

BAS Program Tabling / Zoom Sessions

Meet BAS advisors and learn about Cascadia’s BAS bachelors programs in Sustainable Practices or Mobile Apps Development!

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Zoom or CC1-LL Lobby

Wednesday,

October 20th

International Transfer Workshop

Tips for university transfer planning and how to research and apply for transfer admission as an international student.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Zoom

Wednesday,

October 20th

Seattle University School of Business and Economics Info Session

Join us at this information session to learn more about programs offered, and transfer tips. Seattle U Advisor Anne Colpitts will present, and Cascadia Advising will also be available. The session will be held via Zoom.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Preregister for Zoom

Wednesday,

October 20th

Kodiak Cave Virtual Cooking Class – How to Meal Prep Rotisserie Chicken

Learn how to make some delicious and easy meals using a rotisserie chicken! The event provides all of the ingredients needed to students for free. We are offering curbside pickup and delivery options (delivery can only be for those that live within a 10 mile radius of campus) so you have multiple ways to get your food. Please sign up before Ocobter 17th at 11:59 PM.

4:00 PM

Register

Thursday

Thursday,

October 21st

Cascadia Scholars Workshop: An Introduction to the Cascadia Scholars Program

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys.

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Zoom

Thursday,

October 21st

Bock Learning Center Info Session

Join us to learn more about the services provided at the Bock Learning Center, including tutoring on a range of subjects.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Zoom

Thursday,

October 21st

Study Abroad Info Session

Learn about study abroad programs available to Cascadia students including application and funding information.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zoom (Passcode: 617921)

Friday

Friday,

October 22nd

Cascadia Scholars Drop-In Information Session

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys. Drop in to ask questions about the program, the application process, scholarships available, and more.

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Zoom

Friday,

October 22nd

Bob’s Corn Maze

Want to get lost and find your way out of Bob's Corn Maze? Sign up by 10/15 to reserve your ticket. Limit 1 ticket per student. Presented by EAB.

Monday

Monday,

October 25th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Monday,

October 25th

HaWRC Open House & Health Fair

Health & Wellness Resource Center

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

ARC-110

Monday,

October 25th

International Alumni Transfer Panel Discussion

Learn how the international student alumni studied at Cascadia and transferred to their university of choice.

4:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Zoom

Tuesday

Tuesday,

October 26th

Native Pollinator Planting at Discovery Forest

Join CCUWBee research team, Campus Grounds, and Sustainability offices to plant native plants at the Discovery Forest as part of supporting native pollinators on campus with support from the Washington Native Plant Society!

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Amphitheater behind UW2/Discovery Hall

Tuesday,

October 26th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Tuesday,

October 26th

Greater Seattle International Virtual Transfer Fair

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zoom (link to come)

Wednesday

Wednesday,

October 27th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Wednesday,

October 27th

Greater Seattle International Virtual Transfer Fair

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zoom (link to come)

Thursday

Thursday,

October 28th

Cascadia Scholars Workshop: An Introduction to the Cascadia Scholars Program

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys.

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Zoom

Thursday,

October 28th

International Alumni Transfer Panel Discussion

Learn how the international student alumni studied at Cascadia and transferred to their university of choice.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Zoom

Thursday,

October 28th

Spooktacular

Bears, huskies and spooky vibes – oh my! Have you ever wondered what the Cascadia mascot would look like as a 3D pumpkin? EAB is hosting a 3D pumpkin carving event with a professional pumpkin carver from the Food Network show, “Halloween Wars”. Join live in person or carve “scary Kody” from your home on Zoom, we provide the supplies and instruction and you do all the carving!

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

ARC Overlook

Friday

Friday,

October 29th

Cascadia Scholars Drop-In Information Session

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys. Drop in to ask questions about the program, the application process, scholarships available, and more.

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Zoom

Week 6: Success & Next Steps

November 1th - November 7th

Dedicated to helping students with forging their own paths and launching into the next phase of being a Cascadia student.

Monday

Monday,

November 1th

Winter Quarter Registration Begins

Monday,

November 1th

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Monday,

November 1th

BAS Program Tabling / Zoom Sessions

Meet BAS advisors and learn about Cascadia’s BAS bachelor’s programs in Sustainable Practices or Mobile Apps Development!

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

CC1-LL Lobby or Zoom

Wednesday

Wednesday,

November 3rd

Cascadia Scholars / Diversity & Equity Center Information Table

Stop by to learn more about the services and resources offered at the Diversity & Equity Center, and learn more about our new Cascadia Scholars Program that provides mentoring support, scholarships, and resources for BIPOC students.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CC1-004

Thursday

Thursday,

November 4th

Cascadia Scholars Workshop: An Introduction to the Cascadia Scholars Program

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys.

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Zoom

Friday

Friday,

November 5th

Cascadia Scholars Drop-In Information Session

Cascadia Scholars Program provides mentoring support, scholarships and resources for BIPOC students to prepare them for the next steps in their academic and career journeys. Drop in to ask questions about the program, the application process, scholarships available, and more.

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Zoom

Friday,

November 5th

Ramen Party

Do you like ramen? Join EAB and Kodiak Cave for a Ramen Party where you will learn how to cook ramen with special ingredients and have dinner together with other Cascadia students. All ingredients are provided for free so don't worry about the cost. We are offering curbside pickup and delivery options (delivery can only be for those that live within a 10 mile radius of campus) so you have multiple ways to get your food. Please sign up before October 31st at 11:59 PM to receive your ingredients.

5:00 PM

Sign Up

Google Analytics