events calendar

Events Calendar

Events

September 2016

Friday, September 2

Build-a-Thon

Drop in to Build-a-thon at any time to get hands-on ECLearn training and have your questions answered! Discover pitfalls to avoid as well as tips to make...

Sunday, September 4

Volunteer for Move-In Weekend

Alumni are invited back to campus to welcome students and their families to 400 The Fenway! Your volunteer role will be welcoming parents and families and...

Commuter Student Check-In + Welcome

Join members of the Commuter Advisory Board and meet other new students who will commute to Emmanuel this year. Emmanuel Staff and Administrators will...

Family Liturgy

Join the Emmanuel community for this special Catholic Liturgy. All faiths and religious traditions are welcome to attend.

President's Welcome

Sister Janet Eisner, SND, President of Emmanuel College, will welcome new students and their families as well as present the Class of 2020 with their...

Class Photo

Join classmates for one of Emmanuel’s oldest traditions as you take a formal class photo.

 Family Cookout

New students and families are invited to an Emmanuel-style cookout before families depart. (Rain Location: Marian Hall Dining Room, Jean Yawkey Center)

Orientation Group Meetings

First-year and transfer students who attended Summer or Fall Orientation will meet with their Orientation Leaders and fellow classmates.

 Commuter Student Life Lawn Party

While your classmates are taking part in their first residence hall meetings, we’d love to get to know you – our commuters – a little better. Join us on the...

Residence Hall Welcome

Resident students will meet with the Resident Director of their respective residence hall. This is a great opportunity to meet other residents and get...

New Student Keynote with Tom Krieglstein

People in the center of a dance floor have all the fun, meet all the people, and experience the best dancing. The same is true for school. The more involved...

Late Night Shopping @ Fenway Target

Join students from all Colleges of the Fenway institutions for some late night shopping at the Fenway Target to get your residence hall room ready to go for...

Monday, September 5

Labor Day - All Classes Cancelled

All classes on September 5, 2016 cancelled for the Labor Day holiday.

Volunteer for Move-In Weekend

Alumni are invited back to campus to welcome students and their families to 400 The Fenway! Your volunteer role will be welcoming parents and families and...

Breakfast

Join fellow classmates as we kick off the day with a hearty meal from Bon Appetit.

Orientation Group Meetings

First-year and transfer students who attended Summer or Fall Orientation will meet with their Orientation Leaders and fellow classmates.

 Liberal Arts and Sciences in Today’s World

President Sister Janet Eisner, SND will speak on the history and mission of Emmanuel College and the place of the liberal arts and sciences in the world...

 Liberal Arts and Sciences in Today’s World

President Sister Janet Eisner, SND will speak on the history and mission of Emmanuel College and the place of the liberal arts and sciences in the world...

Lunch

Grab some pizza, salad, burgers and more with your fellow classmates at Marian Dining Hall.

 Expectations of YOU as a Member of the EC Community!

This session will focus on expectations of you as a member of the both the EC community and the greater Boston community with emphasis on safety, wellness...

Explore the Fenway!

Join your OLs on a walking tour of the neighborhood surrounding Emmanuel College. Explore some of the best places to eat, hang and have fun as you learn...

 Expectations of YOU as a Member of the EC Community!

This session will focus on expectations of you as a member of the both the EC community and the greater Boston community with emphasis on safety, wellness...

Explore the Fenway!

Join your OLs on a walking tour of the neighborhood surrounding Emmanuel College. Explore some of the best places to eat, hang and have fun as you learn...

Dinner

Become a regular at the Marian Dining Hall with a delicious dinner.

 New Student Social @ Lucky Strike Lanes at Jillian’s Boston

Enjoy good food, music, dancing, bowling, billiards, foosball and more as you kick off the school year with your classmates. This Boston favorite Lansdowne...

Tuesday, September 6

Library Welcome Event

Stop by the Library Thursday, September 8th and meet the Library Staff! Refreshments Resources Barcodes

Breakfast

Join fellow classmates as we kick off the day with a hearty meal from Bon Appetit.

New Student Day of Service

Participate in Emmanuel’s signature tradition for first-year students, new student service day. Students will volunteer throughout the Greater Boston...

Build-a-Thon

Drop in to Build-a-thon at any time to get hands-on ECLearn training and have your questions answered! Discover pitfalls to avoid as well as tips to make...

Lunch

Grab some pizza, salad, burgers and more with your fellow classmates at Marian Dining Hall.

Academic Convocation

Emmanuel celebrates the start of each academic year with an Academic Convocation ceremony, which represents many new beginnings—new academic pursuits, new...

 Multicultural Student Welcome Reception

Join members of our multicultural clubs and organizations, faculty, staff and administration as they welcome you into the diverse Emmanuel community....

Dinner

Become a regular at the Marian Dining Hall with a delicious dinner.

 Residence Hall Floor Meetings

Resident students meet with Resident Assistants in designated locations to discuss expectations, hall policies, living on campus and developing community...

 A Night of Laughter

The Student Government Association invites you to laugh with Boston’s best comedians.

Wednesday, September 7

Arts & Sciences Classes Begin

The Fall 2016 semester starts today. Please access the portal for information about where your classes are being held. Keep an eye out for more events...

Library Welcome Event

Stop by the Library Thursday, September 8th and meet the Library Staff! Refreshments Resources Barcodes

ASK ME!

Don’t get lost on your first day of classes, ask questions! Students, faculty, staff, and administration will be all over campus ready to help guide you in...

Citrus and Sugar

Forgot breakfast? In a rush? The Emmanuel College Programming Board (ECPB) is here to help! Grab some juice and a donut on your way to class.

Build-a-Thon

Drop in to Build-a-thon at any time to get hands-on ECLearn training and have your questions answered! Discover pitfalls to avoid as well as tips to make...

To Work or Not to Work? Part-Time Jobs 101

The Career Center and the Office of Human Resources will provide information for students who are interested in working part time, either on or off campus....

Emmanuel College Leadership Academy Info Session

Are you interested in learning more about yourself, and discovering your leadership potential at Emmanuel? Do you hope to learn life skills and make deep...

 Class of 2020 SGA Info Session

Janet M. Daley Library Lecture Hall, Cardinal Cushing Library Meet members of the Student Government Association Executive Board, connect with the Class of...

 Screen on the Green

Don’t miss the first movie of the semester! Join everyone on the Quad to enjoy a great flick! Check out the hints around campus as to what movie you will be...

Thursday, September 8

Library Welcome Event

Stop by the Library Thursday, September 8th and meet the Library Staff! Refreshments Resources Barcodes

ASK ME!

Don’t get lost on your first day of classes, ask questions! Students, faculty, staff, and administration will be all over campus ready to help guide you in...

Citrus and Sugar

Forgot breakfast? In a rush? The Emmanuel College Programming Board (ECPB) is here to help! Grab some juice and a donut on your way to class.

Dr. Aykan Erdemir: Quo Vadis? The Failed Coup and the Future of Turkey, the Region and U.S. Policy

Dr. Erdemir is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies in Washington, D.C. He is also former member of the Turkis Parliament (2011-2015)...

F-1 International Student and Immigration Workshop

The International Student and Immigration Workshop is mandatory for all incoming international students on F-1 visas. We will discuss your F1 visa status and...

First-Year Advising Group Meetings

The first year group advising meetings are an opportunity for new students to meet their Academic Advisor in a group setting. You will learn about the...

 Get Out of Your Bubble!

The comic presentation Get Out Of Your Bubble! shows students a slice of the changing world that they went to college to prepare themselves for! It also...

Men’s Soccer vs. Wheelock

The Saints host the team from Wheelock College at Roberto Clemente Field. Superfans unite to show why Emmanuel College is the #1 college for school spirit in...

Friday, September 9

Library Welcome Event

Stop by the Library Thursday, September 8th and meet the Library Staff! Refreshments Resources Barcodes

ECLearn Quick Tips

We have hand-picked topics that will benefit you most! Join us for the ECLearn Quick Tips you'll need. 9:30-10:00am: Homepage and Syllabus...

To Work or Not to Work? Part-Time Jobs 101

The Career Center and the Office of Human Resources will provide information for students who are interested in working part time, either on or off campus....

Performing Arts Kickoff Meeting

Come join us to hear about the Performing Arts Department's 2016/2017 season! Meet the faculty and some students and learn about how you can get involved...

COF Block Party

Details coming soon, please check back for more information.

 COF After Party

Details coming soon, please check back for more information.

Saturday, September 10

 Women’s Soccer vs. Norwich

The Saints host a double-header against the teams from Norwich University at Roberto Clemente Field. Superfans unite to show why Emmanuel College is the #1...

Men’s Soccer vs Norwich

The Saints host a double-header against the teams from Norwich University at Roberto Clemente Field. Superfans unite to show why Emmanuel College is the #1...

HOWDY!

Get your cowboy hat, throw on those boots and meet on the Quad for the kick off dance of the semester. This western themed night will be sure to help you...

Sunday, September 11

Student Government Association Fall Training Day

Annual training day for all SGA clubs & organizations.

Sunday Service Group

Daily Table believes delicious, wholesome and affordable food should be available to all. The mission is to help communities make great choices around food...

 Patriot’s Home Opener Viewing Party

Details coming soon, please check back for more information.

Monday, September 12

ACE Speaker Series: Jumpstart Your College Finances

Join Peter Bielagus as he provides useful tips for jumpstarting your college finances.

ACE Speaker Series: Jumpstart Your College Finances

Join Peter Bielagus as he provides useful tips for jumpstarting your college finances.

Study Abroad Information Session

Come to this information session to learn when, where, how and why you should study abroad! We will have information on finances, class selection and program...

Tuesday, September 13

Last Day to Drop 7 Week Graduate Online Course

For graduate students registered for an online course during the first session of the Fall 2016 semester, today is the last day to drop the course and...

Last Day to Drop a 14 Week Graduate Online Course

For graduate students registered for a 14 week online course during the Fall 2016 semester, today is the last day to drop the course and receive a full...

ECLearn Quick Tips

We have hand-picked topics that will benefit you most! Join us for the ECLearn Quick Tips you'll need. 12:15-12:45pm: Turnitin 1-1:30pm: Assignments & Grading

Emmanuel College Leadership Academy Info Session

Are you interested in learning more about yourself, and discovering your leadership potential at Emmanuel? Do you hope to learn life skills and make deep...

Wednesday, September 14

Thursday, September 15

Degree Application Deadline for December 2015 Graduates

Degree Applications for December 2015 anticipated graduates are due today. Please come into the office to fill out the form or print one from our Team Site....

Degree Application Deadline for December 2016 Graduates

Degree Applications for December 2016 anticipated graduates are due today. Please come into the office to fill out the form or print one from our Team Site....

Last Day to Add a Course

Today is the last day to add an undergraduate arts and sciences course to your Fall 2016 schedule. Course additions must first be approved by your academic...

ECLearn Quick Tips

We have hand-picked topics that will benefit you most! Join us for the ECLearn Quick Tips you'll need. 12:15-12:45pm: Turnitin 1-1:30pm: Assignments & Grading

Student Involvement Fair

Meet representatives from dozens of student groups and organizations at the annual Student Involvement Fair! You will be able to ask questions and receive...

Mass of the Holy Spirit

To mark the opening of the academic year, Catholic colleges and universities celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit. This longstanding tradition dates back to...

Student Involvement Fair

Join the Office of Student Activities + Multicultural Programs out on the quad and find out how you can get involved and get connected to the EC community.

Salsa Night

Learn how to salsa dance with one of our Resident Assistants, Jaxell Negron! Sponsored by Residence Life & Housing

Friday, September 16

Study Abroad Information Session

Come to this information session to learn when, where, how and why you should study abroad! We will have information on finances, class selection and program...

Sunday, September 18

St. Francis House Lunch Prep and Service

Please join us in helping our brothers and sisters leave homelessness behind. Because everyone deserves a place to live and a second chance. We will be...

Monday, September 19

ACE Speaker Series: The Power of Habits

Learn how to create effective habits in your academic and personal life with Chris Scanlon.

Jonkoping Exchange Program Information Session

Emmanuel offers an exciting opportunity for an English student to participate in a study abroad exchange program in Jonkoping, Sweden for the Spring 2017...

ACE Speaker Series: The Power of Habits

Learn how to create effective habits in your academic and personal life with Chris Scanlon.

Tuesday, September 20

Study Abroad Fair

Join us to learn how, where and when you can study abroad! Visit program representatives and faculty members who offer programs in more than 70 countries and...

Leadership Academy Kick-Off Lunch

ECLA participants and mentors will join together to kick off the program and share lunch.

Faculty & Staff Screening: Ghostbusters

Who You Gonna Call? Join fellow faculty and staff in the Janet M. Daley Lecture Hall (featured in one of the scenes of the movie!) as the Ghostbusters take...

Alumni Screening: Ghostbusters

Who You Gonna Call? Join fellow alumni in the Janet M. Daley Lecture Hall (featured in one of the scenes of the movie!) as the Ghostbusters take on...

Black Student Union Welcome Reception

Join the BSU as we kick off the new semester with music, poetry, food and an introduction of the executive board for the 2016-2017 Academic Year!

Wednesday, September 21

Thursday, September 22

Last Day to Drop a Course

Today is the last day to drop an undergraduate arts and sciences course from your Fall 2016 schedule without receiving the grade of a "W". Students will need...

Tres Vidas

Tres Vidas is a chamber music theatre work for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion) based on the lives of three legendary Latin American...

Alumni Memorial Mass

We remember recently deceased alumni, friends of the College and family members of alumni at the Memorial Masses by announcing their names and lighting a...

Friday, September 23

9/23 Get It Together: Time Management and Organization for a Successful Sememster

Get It Together: Time Management and Organization for a Successful Semester * Combat procrastination and organize your life to maximize your free time. *...

Saturday, September 24

Get Your Rear In Gear! Colon Cancer Walk

Register for Get Your Rear in Gear – Boston, a 5K Run/Walk and Kids' Fun Run to help raise funds for colon cancer awareness efforts in the Boston-area. Money...

Sunday, September 25

 1804 Society Info Session

1804 is a mission-based service and leadership organization dedicated to living out the mission of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. All are welcome to...

1804 Society Applications Available

1804 is a mission-based service and leadership organization dedicated to living out the mission of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.

Pine Street Inn / Holy Family Inn

Please join us in Providing the ingredients to prepare a healthy dinner for the tenants at one of our permanent housing sites. Come up with a creative meal...

Tuesday, September 27

Last Day to Withdraw From 7 Week Online Courses

For graduate students registered for an online course during the first session of the Fall 2016 semester, today is the last day to withdraw from the course...

Last Day to Withdraw from a 14 Week Graduate Studies Course

For graduate students registered for a 14 week course during the Fall 2016 semester, today is the last day to withdraw from the course and receive the grade...

Last Day to Withdraw from a 7 week Graduate Course - Fall Session 1

For graduate students registered for a face to face/hybrid course during the first session of the Fall 2016 semester, today is the last day to withdraw from...

9/27 Make Every Word Count: Tips for Powerful Writing

Make Every Word Count: Tips for Powerful Writing Visit the ARC to learn how to use grammar to improve style and clarity in your writing.

Graduate Programs in Nursing On-Campus Information Session

Graduate Programs in Nursing Information Sessions are led by Helen Muterperl, Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions Nursing. Our info sessions typically...

Wednesday, September 28

Supper with the Sisters

Supper with the Sisters is a monthly program sponsored by Mission & Ministry that invites SND Sisters to share their stories of making God’s goodness known...

Thursday, September 29

Career Center Recruiter Series

Lori Dunn is the Field Based Regional Recruiter for the Peace Corps and a former Peace Corps Community Development Specialist in Qax, Azerbaijan. Ms. Dunn...

Study Abroad Information Session

Come to this information session to learn when, where, how and why you should study abroad! We will have information on finances, class selection and program...

September 2016