Spark Start

Spark Start - August 14-18, 2022

Looking to get a head start on college? Join us for Spark Start, a four-day intensive course designed to help you crush your first year of college! Come to campus for the days leading up to uConnect (new student orientation) to learn study skills, time management, research and writing techniques and discover resources to help improve their college experience. Added bonus: new friends and a college credit. Plus, it's free!

Spark Start is already full for 2022.

The Schedule

Sunday, Aug. 14

6:00 p.m.

Ice Cream Social

Ortner Center Terrace


Monday, Aug. 15

8:00 a.m.

Breakfast and worship

Woods Auditorium (Love Building)

10:00 a.m.

01: Syllabus

Dick Building, 302

11 a.m.

02: STEM Rotation

Krueger Center

12:00 p.m.

Lunch and team building

College View Church, "The Well"

1:00 p.m.

03: ALEKS

Dick Building, 306

2:00 p.m.

04: Writing I

Dick Building, 214

3:00 p.m.

05: Stress Management

Library (Love Building), 121


Tuesday, Aug. 16

8:30 a.m.

Worship

Woods Auditorium

9:00 a.m.

06: Library Resources

Library, 121

10:00 a.m.

07: STEM Rotation

Krueger Center

11:00 a.m.

08: Writing II

Dick Building, 214

1:00 p.m.

09: CliftonStrengths

Dick Building, 302

2:00 p.m.

10: Time Management

Dick Building, 204

3:00 p.m.

Scavenger hunt

Library, 121


Wednesday, Aug. 17

8:30 a.m.

Worship

Engel Hall

9:00 a.m.

11: Writing III

Dick Building, 214

10:00 a.m.

12: STEM Rotation

Krueger Center

11:30 a.m.

Mahoney State Park

Meet at Prescott Parking Lot


Thursday, Aug. 18

8:30 a.m.

Worship

Woods Auditorium

9:00 a.m.

13: Study Habits

Dick Building, 214

10:00 a.m.

14: Writing IV

Shawnee Porter Room (Ortner Center)

11:00 a.m.

15: Finding Community

Shawnee Porter Room (Ortner Center)

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

Student Success Center (Library)

Questions?

Contact Angela Washington, the Spark Start coordinator at angela.washington@ucollege.edu