Orientation Schedule for
Monday, August 29, 2016
9:00–10:00amPresident's Welcome for New Students and Families
Remarks by Interim President Tom Novak, Dean of Students Suzanne Hegland, Coordinator of Health Services Leah McKinnon-Howe
Jordan Hall
10:00–11:00amInformation Session for Families
NEC staff members answer questions from parents.
Jordan Hall
10:00am–4:00pmOrientation Check-In (Continued)
Orientation packets available for new students.
Student Lounge

10:00am–11:00am

PAL (Peer Advisor Leader) session
All undergraduate students and assigned graduate students meet with their PALs. 
Williams Hall
11:00am–12:00pmLight Luncheon for New Students and Families
Hosted by Interim President, Tom Novak
Brown Hall
12:30pm–2:00pm

Undergraduate Fundamentals of Music Theory Placement Exam
Mandatory for all undergraduates.
St. Botolph 316, 317, 319, 320

2:00–3:00pmNEC Initiation
Mandatory for All Students
Presented by the Entrepreneurial Musicianship Department
Jordan Hall
3:00–4:00pmEnsemble Meeting (Classical, Jazz and CI)
Mandatory for All Students with Ensemble Requirements
The Interim President, directors of ensembles, and administrative staff discuss NEC’s large ensembles.
Jordan Hall
4:00–4:30pmChamber Music Meeting
For all students interested in Chamber Music.
Jordan Hall
4:30–5:30pmString Department Meeting
Jordan Hall
4:30–5:30pmOpen House for New Chorus Members
Meet Erica Washburn, Director of Choral Activities, and ask questions about the placement hearings, 2016-2017 repertory, etc...
Mezzanine (JH 1M)
5:00–6:00pmHarvard/NEC Advising Session
St. Botolph Building, Room 231
7:00–9:00pm

MM Diction Exams
Required for all M.M. Voice Majors
St. Botolph Building, Room G01

7:00–8:00pmWalking Tour
Explore the NEC neighborhood and discover local restaurants, stores, and amenities.
Meet on steps of Jordan Hall

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YOU PLAY BACH YOUR WAY, AND I'LL PLAY HIM HIS WAY. WANDA LANDOWSKA