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NPHC Advisor Training 10:00 am
NPHC Advisor Training @ UC 218
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
NPHC Advisor Training @ UC 218
Preparing for the New Academic New Year
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Planetarium Public Show 3:00 pm
Planetarium Public Show @ CEMC, Dooley Planetarium
Aug 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Planetarium Public Show @ CEMC, Dooley Planetarium
Back to the Moon for Good – Free to the Public – Doors Open at 2pm
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RA Training 9:00 am
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
 
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RA Training 9:00 am
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
 
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RA Training 9:00 am
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
 
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RA Training 9:00 am
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
 
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New Faculty Orientation 8:00 am
New Faculty Orientation @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
New Faculty Orientation @ CEMC Auditorium
 
RA Training 9:00 am
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
RA Training @ CEMC Auditorium
 
New Faculty Lunch 12:00 pm
New Faculty Lunch @ EDH Palmetto Room
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
New Faculty Lunch @ EDH Palmetto Room
 
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Housing Opens for New Students 8:00 am
Housing Opens for New Students
Aug 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Housing Opens for New Students
Also known as “Freshman Move-in”
Solar Eclipse Workshop for Families 9:00 am
Solar Eclipse Workshop for Families @ CEMC Planetarium & Classrooms
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Solar Eclipse Workshop for Families @ CEMC Planetarium & Classrooms
Free to the Public. Reservation Only.
Freshman Midday Mixer 4:00 pm
Freshman Midday Mixer @ Housing Octagon
Aug 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Freshman Midday Mixer @ Housing Octagon
 
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Housing Opens for Continuing Students 10:00 am
Housing Opens for Continuing Students
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Housing Opens for Continuing Students
 
Earth, Moon, & Sun and 2017 Solar Eclipse 2:00 pm
Earth, Moon, & Sun and 2017 Solar Eclipse @ CEMC Planetarium
Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Earth, Moon, & Sun and 2017 Solar Eclipse @ CEMC Planetarium
Planetarium Show – Free to the Public
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse 4:00 pm
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse @ CEMC Planetarium
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse @ CEMC Planetarium
Planetarium Show – Free to the Public
Water Play Field Day 4:00 pm
Water Play Field Day @ UC Lawn
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Water Play Field Day @ UC Lawn
Presented by the SGA
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse for College Students Only 6:00 pm
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse for College Students Only @ CEMC Planetarium
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Solar Superstorms and 2017 Solar Eclipse for College Students Only @ CEMC Planetarium
Planetarium Show – Free – Registration Only
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Faculty Breakfast 8:30 am
Faculty Breakfast @ Ervin Dining Hall
Aug 21 @ 8:30 am
Faculty Breakfast @ Ervin Dining Hall
Welcome new faculty to campus and announce promotions and tenure.
Fall 2017 Registration 9:30 am
Fall 2017 Registration @ Smith University Center
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Fall 2017 Registration @ Smith University Center
 
Mentor/Faculty Lunch 12:00 pm
Mentor/Faculty Lunch @ EDH Palmetto Room
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Mentor/Faculty Lunch @ EDH Palmetto Room
Luncheon to Meet New Faculty
Solar Eclipse Viewing 12:00 pm
Solar Eclipse Viewing @ Griffin Athletic Complex
Aug 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Solar Eclipse Viewing @ Griffin Athletic Complex
 
New International Student Orientation 12:30 pm
New International Student Orientation @ University Center 218
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
New International Student Orientation @ University Center 218
 
Greek Life Welcome Back Pool Party 3:00 pm
Greek Life Welcome Back Pool Party @ Outdoor Pool
Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Greek Life Welcome Back Pool Party @ Outdoor Pool
Get to know your fellow students.
Fall Classes Begin at 4:30pm 4:30 pm
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
Multicultural Advisory Board Interest Meeting 4:00 pm
Multicultural Advisory Board Interest Meeting @ University Center, Room 218
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Multicultural Advisory Board Interest Meeting @ University Center, Room 218
Diversity and Inclusion Programming
Dr. Jim Wand Hypnotist Show 8:00 pm
Dr. Jim Wand Hypnotist Show @ Smith University Center
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dr. Jim Wand Hypnotist Show @ Smith University Center
Sponsored by UPB
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 23 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
NPC Meeting 5:00 pm
NPC Meeting @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
NPC Meeting @ CEMC Auditorium
Mandatory Meeting of the Panhellenic Council
BCM Welcome Back Cook Out 6:00 pm
BCM Welcome Back Cook Out @ University Center Lawn
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm
BCM Welcome Back Cook Out @ University Center Lawn
Baptist Collegiate Ministries
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 24 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
SGA Senate Meeting 4:00 pm
SGA Senate Meeting @ University Center 218
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SGA Senate Meeting @ University Center 218
Student Government Association – Plan Programs for the Student Body
Ultimate Putt Putt Mingle 4:00 pm
Ultimate Putt Putt Mingle @ University Center Commons
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ultimate Putt Putt Mingle @ University Center Commons
Welcome Back Week Event
NCAA Student-Athlete Meeting 7:00 pm
NCAA Student-Athlete Meeting @ CEMC Auditorium
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NCAA Student-Athlete Meeting @ CEMC Auditorium
Open only to Francis Marion University intercollegiate student-athletes, coaches, and staff.
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 25 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
NPHC Open House 6:00 pm
NPHC Open House @ Chapman Auditorium & LSF Classrooms
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NPHC Open House @ Chapman Auditorium & LSF Classrooms
Inform students about National Pan-Hellenic Council
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Student Organization Training 9:00 am
Student Organization Training @ Chapman Auditorium, McNair Science Building
Aug 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Student Organization Training @ Chapman Auditorium, McNair Science Building
 
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Planetarium Public Show 3:00 pm
Planetarium Public Show @ CEMC Planetarium
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Planetarium Public Show @ CEMC Planetarium
Voyage to the Planets – Free to the Public – Doors Open at 2pm
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 28 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
Graduate School Information Session 2:30 pm
Graduate School Information Session @ Founders Hall, Room 251C
Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm
Graduate School Information Session @ Founders Hall, Room 251C
 
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
Pee Dee Consolidated College Fair 8:30 am
Pee Dee Consolidated College Fair @ University Center, Commons & Gym
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Pee Dee Consolidated College Fair @ University Center, Commons & Gym
Admissions Recruitment
Graduate School Information Session 2:15 pm
Graduate School Information Session @ Founders Hall 251C
Aug 29 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Graduate School Information Session @ Founders Hall 251C
 
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
GRE Info Session 2:30 pm
GRE Info Session
Aug 30 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm
GRE Info Session
Sponsored by Career Development
Potential New Member Meet & Greet 4:00 pm
Potential New Member Meet & Greet @ Heyward Community Center
Aug 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Potential New Member Meet & Greet @ Heyward Community Center
Meet those who are interested in participating with the Panhellenic Council.
NCAA Champs Life Skills 7:00 pm
NCAA Champs Life Skills @ Smith University Center rooms 219 & 220
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
NCAA Champs Life Skills @ Smith University Center rooms 219 & 220
Open only to Francis Marion University intercollegiate student-athletes (freshmen and sophomores)
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Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman 8:30 am
Gallery Series: “Rasa Kruti,” featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center
Aug 31 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Gallery Series: "Rasa Kruti," featuring figurative art by Vilas Tonape and jewelry by Kate Furman @ Adele Kassab Art Gallery, Peter D. Hyman Fine Arts Center | Florence | South Carolina | United States
In Sanskrit, Rasa means Aesthetics and Kruti means Visual Art. Aesthetics of Visual Art is the intended refrain of this show. Vilas Tonape Fayetteville, NC Vilas Tonape finds figure the most intriguing genre to work in.[...]
GRE Information Session 2:15 pm
GRE Information Session @ Founders Hall 251C
Aug 31 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
GRE Information Session @ Founders Hall 251C
 
SGA Senate Meeting 4:00 pm
SGA Senate Meeting @ University Center 218
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SGA Senate Meeting @ University Center 218
Student Government Association – Plan Programs for the Student Body
Women’s Soccer vs. Converse 7:00 pm
Women’s Soccer vs. Converse @ Hartzler Field at Griffin Athletic Complex
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm
Women's Soccer vs. Converse @ Hartzler Field at Griffin Athletic Complex | Florence | South Carolina | United States