1743 Welcome Days: Spring 2021

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We’re putting the “Well” in 1743 Welcome Days

Check out our list below of live events facilitated by our staff to kick off the spring semester. We’ll be exploring the social, emotional, career and intellectual wellness dimensions.

Physically (but not socially) distanced by COVID-19

How can we make friends and build healthy relationships during the time of COVID?

Monday, Feb. 8 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Description: Are you curious about how to make friends, date, hook-up, and/or continue existing relationships during the time of Covid-19 restrictions? Staff from Student Wellness will talk about the challenges to friendships and relationships now and what we can do to have safe, healthy and happy social interactions during these times.

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/91952468139

Collegiate Recovery Community Welcome Hour

Come learn about how you can become a part of the CRC at UD.

Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Description: The Collegiate Recovery Community at the University of Delaware provides support to students who are in recovery (from substance use or other addictions) as well as students who have been impacted by the addiction of a close friend or family member. Allies are welcome, too! Join us for our first meeting of the semester!

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/92025497270

Inside Out-look: How Does Stress Make You Feel

This quick quiz game will help you learn about your emotional responses to stressful situations and what you can do to bounce back and restore balance.

Tuesday, Feb 9 from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Description: Does being late make you Angry? Do you get Sad if you get a not-so-great grade? Does rudeness Disgust you? Do you get Anxious when you might not know the answer to something? Are you Happiest when you’re super busy? Come play a quick game to learn about your most common emotional reactions to stressful situations and what you can do to regain your calm and bounce back. All you need is a pen and piece of paper!

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/98826662319

Student Wellness Virtual Social

Looking to connect with other students? Want to meet new people that share similar interests or make new and interesting friends?

Wednesday, Feb. 10 from 5:00 PM – 6:00 pm

Description: Join staff members from Student Wellness and Health Promotion on Zoom for an informal get together. In our main room we will host an informal chat and in our breakout rooms we will play classic games like scattergories and pictionary.

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/97221070668

Busy Donkey or Productive Unicorn: Which will you be?

This quick quiz game will help you figure out how to make the most of your time management skills in college.

Thursday, Feb. 11 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Description: Join this quick quiz game to learn how your time management style might be helping or holding you back! Leark quick and easy strategies to manage your time in college as productively as you can. Bring a pen and a piece of paper!

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/94846819115

The Game of Life as a Blue Hen

Join us for our version of the classic game, “The Game of Life!”

Friday, Feb. 12 from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Description: What obstacles and challenges will you face as a new Blue Hen or as a Blue Hen navigating this unique semester? The choices you make and how you react to some surprises can impact your relationships and your college experience. What will happen and what will you do? Come find out!

Zoom Link: https://udel.zoom.us/j/94259685797