The Orientation Office Student Leaders will be hosting fun and creative virtual hangouts this summer. This is a great way to meet fellow incoming students, learn more about what student life is like at Manhattan College and engage in activities you are interested in. Check out our Student Leaders and the assorted sessions offered - sign up below!
Anime Anime? Lets get nostalgic and talk about our favorite shows growing up!
Martial Arts Interested in Martial Arts!? Let's talk about combat sports! We can talk about experiences we've had with the sport! We will be watching old fights together and talking about MMA history!
This or That This or That, a simple polling game where we all vote between 2 choices
Do you sing or play an instrument? Join the jam session and rock out with others who share your musical passion!
Pixar Shorts We all need to take time to relax every now and then. Let's come together to watch some Pixar Shorts and talk about what they mean and how they apply to our lives.
Talent Sharing Have a talent you want to share? Want to find other people who share your passions? Come to the bragging session and show off your skills!
Costume party and contest - everyone can get dressed up in a costume and there will be a costume contestat the end.
Students can choose any topic they are passionate about and make a presentation about it.
Class of 2024 Playlist
Giving students the opportunity to talk about their music tastes and possibly find something in common with their peers. I think making a group playlist can also be a weekly activity and the playlist can be utilized in some way during the opening weekend events.
Bring Your Pet!
Is your pet a part of the family? Show off your furry/scaley/feathery best friend in this pet-friendly session! Don't have a pet? Log on to meet your peers and their pets, and vote for your favorites! Prizes will be awarded for things like "fluffiest pet," "best dressed," "most camera shy," "best voice," "most unique," etc.
Bored at home? Come to Abby's Game Night! We will play online games for the chance to win real prizes!
Chat & Chew
Love food? Grab your favorite food and join Abby for a "Chat & Chew!" Join this session to learn about all the best places to eat near campus, and where to get your favorite food!
Do you have a favourite holiday? Are you a holiday fan? Join this Holiday Creation session if you would like to share some fun facts about your holiday celebrations or even create your own Manhattan College Holiday.
Build A Story
Are you a good storyteller? Let's build a story together! But there is a catch: you must only use one word.
10 Things in Common
10 Things in Common? Is that even possible? Join my session if you want to find out how many things you have in common with other incoming students.
Coffee & Coloring
Make a cup of joe, get out your crayons, and come color with Jess!
Show & Tell Mocktail Happy Hour
Bring your favorite mocktail and come show your pets, hidden talents, or give us a virtual room tour!
Wear your coziest pajamas, come play games and participate in ice breakers to get to know your future classmates better!
Are you tik tok crazed? Bring your best moves and join the dance party with Anna!
Student Gov Info
Want to learn about the in's and out's of Student Government? Come join Anna and learn about all the amazing opportunities that are offered.
Love to travel? Let's talk about our dream and favorite destinations. Let's share travel tips and essentials- what are your do's and don'ts when you travel?
Paint & Draw
Interested in trying your hand at creating some art? Do you find drawing or painting to be relaxing? Then come paint or draw along with Lauren! This is a no pressure environment, you do not need to have any drawing or painting experience!
Who doesn't love some yummy treats and snacks? Grab your mixing bowls and preheat your ovens because it's time to get cooking and baking with Lauren! (Ingredients will be listed ahead of time.)
Want to work on your creative writing skills but you just don't know how? Join Lauren for a series of guided writing prompts sure to get those creative juices flowing!
Jasper's Trivia Kahoot
Join in on our Jasper Trivia Kahoot! Think you know the most about all things Manhattan College? Come play Kahoot and try to get the highest score!
Ask an Alum!
Want to have your questions answered by a Manhattan College grad? Come join our live Q&A session!
It's time for a Game Night! Join in and play 'All Bad Cards' (similar to Cards Against Humanity) virtually!