August 27 – September 1

What to look forward to...
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LTU BOOKSTORE PROMOTION: Wear your Pride week!
Drop in the bookstore throughout the week to level up on your Blue Devil gear.

Monday – August 27
Kona Ice
Come have some shaved ice to beat the heat.
11:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m. and 3  5 p.m.
Under UTLC bridge

Virtual Reality
Get immersed in a Virtual Reality realm.
11 a.m. 3 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Mechanical Shark
11 a.m. 3 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Keep it Real Game
Playing The Keep It Real Board game provides participants with a powerful and enjoyable interactive experience of inclusion, bonding and bridge-building, while it facilitates a positive and dynamic environment.
4 6 p.m.

Painting on the Patio
Join the Society of Women Engineers and Art Shop in a fun and creative painting event. 
 5 p.m.
Hossack Patio (Rain: Atrium)

Tuesday – August 28
Volunteer Fair
Local non-profit organizations want to meet you and discuss how you can make an impact in our community!
12 – 1:30 p.m.
Buell Atrium

 Welcome Luncheon Reception
Join students, faculty, and staff as the College of Arts & Sciences welcomes new and returning students to campus. Free pizza!
12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Near the Misting Rock
Career Services Handshake Promotion
12 – 1:30 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Rec Fest
Check out LTU fitness: Disc Golf tournament, Bike Sharing, Bubble Soccer, and Archery Tag. Some activities hosted by Mens Soccer.
– 10 p.m.
Quad (Rain: Don Ridler Field House)

Inside LTU Football: Meet the Coaches
Join head Coach Jeff Duvendeck for this 10 week webcast series on location at Shield’s Pizza. DISCOUNTS with your LTU student ID. Tech transit is available.
This 30 minute show will be posted on the Inside LTU Football YouTube, LTU Football social media outlets,, Soundcloud, iTunes and Google Play. The show will include highlights, chalk talk from coach Duvendeck and other members of the staff, weekly awards given to players and more!

7 pm

ATRIUM (updated location) Shield's Pizza (25101 Telegraph Rd, Southfield, MI)

Wednesday – August 29
Student Organization Showcase
Learn about the different campus organizations and get involved!
12 – 2 p.m.
Atrium, Buell Management Building

The College of Business & Information Technology Welcomes you to chill out with an ice cream floats.
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
eMoto - Hot Rods and Hot Dogs
Join LTU's newest engineering competition team, eMoto, as they introduce you to their program, showcase a few alumni classic cars and grill up some hot dogs.
12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Service Drive between Architecture and Buell Management (Rain: Under UTLC Bridge)

Career Services Handshake Promotion
12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Women's Soccer presents Soccer Darts and Trivia

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Housing Pathway (Rain Location: TBD)

 Evening Welcome Reception
Join students, faculty, and staff as the College of Arts & Sciences welcomes new and returning students to campus. Free pizza!
5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Near the Misting Rock
Glow Yoga
Hosted by the LTU Dance Team
Students, faculty and staff are welcome to participate in the yoga lesson. Instructor: Michelle Moten
8:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Under the UTLC Bridge
Glow Yoga Registration

Pajama Movie Night
Watch Avengers: Infinity War in your pajamas, enjoy free pizza, popcorn and giveaways.
9:30 p.m.

Thursday – August 30
Bucks for Books- Sponsored by Michigan First Credit Union
Come out and win some money for text books. 
10 am - 1 pm
Buell Atrium

Infinite Arcade
Hosted by the Infinite Machine
Challenge your skills with classic arcade games and student created video games.. 
12 - 3 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Hosted by Andrea Salamay, recent alum
Create eye catching art to to livin up your space.
12 - 3 p.m.
Buell Atrium, Mezzanine Level

Planner Party
Hosted by the Academic Achievement Center and Sorority Council
Bring your syllabi and planners. Don't have a planner? Don't worry, we've got you covered. We will provide stickers, colored pens, highlighters, etc. to help you get organized for the upcoming semester.
Food will be provided. 
6 – 9 p.m.
Buell Atrium

Friday – August 31
Concert Under the Bridges
Get into the Blue Devil spirit and watch the Dance Team and Marching Band perform around campus. 
12 p.m.
Under UTLC Bridge, Science Bridge, East Hall Bridge

AIAS/IIDA/NOMAS: hosts Fooseball Tournament
Join in the fun of human foosball, bring a few friends along.
4:30 - 7 p.m.
Grass outside of UTLC Gallery

Pep Rally- Food Provided by Fuddruckers
On the eve of our first home football game, come out and show your school spirit for your fellow LTU Blue Devils! Go Blue Devils! Beat the Grizzles! 
7 p.m.
Parking Lot A 

Saturday – September 1
New Student Convocation
Speaker: Former Michigan Governor James Blanchard
Receiving the Global Citizen's Award

We encourage parents and family to join us for this special ceremony. New Student Convocation is one of only two occasions where LTU’s president, Dr. Moudgil, members of the Board of Trustees, the deans of the four colleges and the faculty gather in a formal academic setting focused on students. The other, of course, is the graduation ceremony, Commencement. These two events are the seminal “bookend” events of a college career.
10 a.m. 
Don Ridler Fieldhouse

Home Football Game
Tailgating starts at 9 am in Parking Lot A. Sign up today to reserve your spot. 

Cheer on your fellow Blue Devils as they play against Oakland University's Club Team in their first game at LTU in 70 years! Come be apart of Lawrence Tech history!
Don't forget to wear your blue student section shirt in our brand new student section- The Point! 

Kickoff is at 1 p.m.

LTU students get in FREE with their LTU student ID. 
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