Larimer Wolf Welcome

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Welcome to the Wolfpack!

Wolf Welcome is a series of events at the beginning of the semester designed to ease your transition to FRCC. Achieve your academic and career goals quicker by connecting to campus resources, FRCC faculty and staff, as well as fellow students. 

 

Week One 

Monday, August 22 – Friday, August 26

Event details are added daily! Follow Student Life on the ‘gram or text FRCC to 24966 to get updates sent to your phone. 

Date/TimeActivityWhere

Monday, August 22 & Tuesday, August 23

8 am – 5 pm

Class Direction Stations

Welcome to the Wolfpack! We are so happy you are here! Stop by our tables to grab a welcome bag and a campus map to help find your classes. Don't miss the FREE giveaways! 

Outside Mount Antero & Longs Peak Student Center

Wednesday, August 24

11:30 am - 1 pm

Lunch with Leadership

Meet our campus Vice President, Deans of Instruction, and our Dean of Student Affairs while enjoying FREE pizza and soda. 

Longs Peak Student Center, Outdoor plaza

Wednesday, August 24

2 pm - 3 pm

Resume 101

Looking for a job?  Meet Grace our campus Career Counselor and create or improve your resume for future job opportunities. Additionally, the Campus Job Fair is happening on August 25 at 11:30 am. Hosted in person and virtually.

Meeting number (access code): 2624 605 2040

Password: 82yPWeD8hXG

Mount Antero 552 (Student Success Center)

Join Webex Here

Password: 82yPWeD8hXG

 

Wednesday, August 24

3 pm - 4 pm


FRCC Tech and Tacos

Let's taco 'bout tech! Drop into this tutorial and have all your questions answered about MyCourses, Navigate, and Zoom/WebEx Meetings. Oh, and did we mention free tacos?

Longs Peak Student Center, East & West Conference Rooms

Thursday, August 25

11:30 am - 1:30 pm

FRCC Welcome BBQ and On-Campus Student Job Fair

Join other FRCC students, faculty and staff for FREE food, activities, and giveaways! On-campus employers will be present to share about student job opportunities for the school year!

Quad (between Blanca Peak and Redcloud Peak buildings)

 


Week Two

Monday, August 29 – Friday, September 2

Event details are added daily! Follow Student Life on the ‘gram or text FRCC to 24966 to get updates sent to your phone. 

Date/TimeActivityWhere

Monday, August 29

11 am – Noon

 

FRCC Tech Take 2 (virtual)

Set yourself up for success by joining tech tutorials on how to use MyCourses, Navigate, and Zoom/WebEx Meetings for your classes. 

Join via Webex

Password: Wu3tP7bc5Bn

Tuesday, August 30

10 am – 11 am

Academic Success Tips, Tricks & Treats

Worried about balancing work, school and life?  Take a little time to learn tips and tricks for staying organized and managing your time while enjoying a treat - after all you deserve it!

Mount Antero 552 (Student Success Center)

 

 

Tuesday, August 30

Noon – 3 pm

 

Welcome Back COSI Scholars!

Are you a student participating in the Finish What You Started, Back to Work, or CPP grant programs? Visit the COSI tent to meet other COSI grant students, enjoy snacks, decorate your planner, & pick up free supplies for the semester!

Outside of Longs Peak Student Center

Wednesday, August 31

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

 

 

Student Support Resource & Community Fair

Learn about FRCC campus and community resources and the teams who are here to help you succeed at FRCC! Attend for a chance to win prizes, free groceries, and a scholarship!

Longs Peak Student Center, Outdoor Plaza

Thursday, September 1

6 pm - 8 pm

FRCC Family Carnival

Join us for the FRCC Family Carnival! Bring your family and enjoy FREE activities, games, food, and prizes!

Quad (between Blanca Peak and Redcloud Peak buildings)


Week Three

Monday, September 5 – Friday, September 9

Event details are added daily! Follow Student Life on the ‘gram or text FRCC to 24966 to get updates sent to your phone.

Date/TimeActivityWhere

Wednesday, September 7

11 am – 1 pm

Pups and Popcorn

Come meet the therapy dogs and learn about strategies for managing stress. Enjoy the popcorn but don't share with the dogs!

Longs Peak Student Center, East & West Conference Rooms

 

Wednesday, September 7

4 pm – 5 pm

 

Academic Success Tips, Tricks & Treats

Worried about balancing work, school and life?  Take a little time to learn tips and tricks for staying organized and managing your time while enjoying a treat - after all you deserve it!

Mount Antero 552 (Student Success Center)

 

 

 

Thursday, September 8

1 pm – 2 pm

 

FRCC Tech and Tacos

Set yourself up for success by joining  us for tutorials on how to use MyCourses, Navigate, and Zoom/WebEx Meetings for your classes. Oh and did we mention Free Tacos!

Longs Peak Student Center, East & West Conference Rooms

 

Thursday, September 8

7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Outdoor Movie Night 

Join other FRCC students and their families for a night out at the movies! Bring your blanket and chairs, and we got the snacks covered! Stay tuned for the movie title release, more information coming soon!

Quad (between Blanca Peak and Redcloud Peak buildings)

Saturday, September 10

9 am - 1 pm

Hike to Horsetooth (advanced) and Horsetooth Falls (intermediate)

Looking for some outdoor fun with new friends? Join us for a hike at Horsetooth Mountain - an iconic Fort Collins site. All hiking abilities and experiences are welcome and encouraged to join! Transportation is not provided but meet outside the Longs Peak Student Center by 9 am to carpool!”

*Pre-registration required. Register Here

Meet at FRCC parking lot 3 to carpool to Horsetooth Mountain

Week Four 

 

Monday, September 12 – Friday, September 16

Event details are added daily! Follow Student Life on the ‘gram or text FRCC to 24966 to get updates sent to your phone.

Date/TimeActivityWhere

Tuesday, September 13

10 - 2 pm

Student Involvement Fair

Whether you want to learn something new or meet people with similar interests, the Involvement Fair has something for you! Stop by and check out our FRCC clubs and organizations!

Longs Peak Student Center, Outdoor plaza

 

Wednesday, September 14

Noon - 1 pm

Mid-terms are coming!

Can you believe we are already four weeks into the semester and mid-terms are quickly approaching?  Are you ready?  Learn about ways to prepare for mid-term tests while enjoying a slice of pizza.

Mount Antero 552 (Student Success Center)

Wednesday, September 14

11 am or

2:30 pm

Wolfpack Wellness (yoga and wellness activity)

Find your inner calm with outdoor yoga sessions for all experience levels.  

Join us for a variety of wellness activities to relieve stress, balance your energy, and recharge in a mindful, easy, gentle way. Bring your own yoga mat or reserve your mat now! First come, first serve as mats are limited.

Quad (between Blanca Peak and Redcloud Peak buildings)

Thursday, September 15

6:30 - 8:30 pm

 Painting with a Twist

Join fellow FRCC students for an in-person or virtual guided painting class. Tickets available for $15 each at the Student Life office in the Longs Peak Student Center, cash or card.  First come, first served. Limit 2 per student.

Longs Peak Student Center, East & West Conference Rooms

Saturday, September 24

2 pm

CSU Football Game

Join fellow students at Canvas Stadium as CSU takes on Sacramento State University. Tickets are available for purchase in the Student Life Office for $5/each. First come first served. Limit 2 per student. 

CSU's Canvas Stadium