Welcome events for Thursday 22 September 2022

There are a wide range of events to help you get settled in. Find out what's going on, where, and when.

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Thursday 22 September

ISE taster session - Queenax
Time: 7:45 - 8:15
Location: Gym, Institute of Sport and Exercise (ISE)

Campus Tour
Time: 11:00-12:00
Location: Meet inside Marquee located on Campus Green
Come along to the tours desk located inside the Welcome Marquee for a guided tour of campus.

Library Tours
Time: 10:00, 15:00, and 18:00
Location: Meet at the entrance to Library (Main)
Discover the Library and how to access resources.

A Taste of Scottish Culture
Time: 12:00-15:00 - Drop in at any time
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green
Join us for this free event where you can enjoy lots of delicious Scottish foods. We'll have haggis, neeps, and tatties ( including vegan options), scotch broth, tablet, and much more. This event is always popular so arrive early!

ISE taster session - Equilibrium
Time: 12:15 - 13:00
Location: Studio 2, Institute of Sport and Exercise (ISE)

Online library induction
Time: 12:30 - 13:00
Location: Online

Visit Broughty Ferry Castle (Museum) and Beach
Time: 12:45
Location: Meet at Tower Building, South Door (steps)
Trip by public bus to Broughty Ferry Castle, Museum, and Beach (weather permitting), led by Peer Connectors. Bring money for ice cream! Bus ticket provided.

Interested in taking a Languages course?
Time: 13:00
Location: Dalhousie Building, Lecture Theatre 4

On yer bike
Time: 13:30-17:00
Location: Meet outside the DUSA Premier store
Join us for a scenic cycle ride through Dundee and the surrounding area. We'll show you some great local routes

Pop-up Poetry
Time: 14:00-15:00
Location: Tower Building
Enjoy a Dundee poetry performance

Languages for All event for Education students
Time: 14:00
Location: Dalhousie Building, Lecture Theatre 1

International Student Principal's Welcome
Time: 15:00-17:00
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green
Come along to receive a warm welcome from senior staff, as well as learn about the support available to international students and their families. Take part in our fun quiz, with the opportunity to win tickets to tour the Highlands.

Historical Campus Tour
Time: 16:00-17:00
Location: Meet inside Marquee located on Campus Green
Join the University’s museum curator on an informal walk around the city campus exploring some of its fascinating history. Book now to reserve your space.

Free coffee, tea, and donuts
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Location: Chaplaincy Centre
Meet some of the groups that use the Chaplaincy on a regular basis over refreshments. 

Evening at the Museum
Time: 18:00-19:00 - Drop in at any time
Location: D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum in Carnelley Building
Visit this hidden gem to discover an amazing menagerie of animals from around the world! Book now to reserve your space.

Big Welcome Ceilidh (Night Two)
Time: 18:00-20:00 - Drop in at any time
Location: Marquee located on Campus Green
Join us for a FREE evening of dance and traditional Scottish music. We'll have a live band and dancers too. What better way to celebrate the start of University life and mix and make new friends? Space will be limited so book here to reserve your tickets.

Meet, Mix, and Socialise
Time: 18:30-20:00
Location: Global Room
Want to meet new people and make some more friends? Meet, mix and socialise with other new students and Peer Connectors. Free refreshments provided. Come on your own or with friends.