Sophomore Appreciation Week 2016

March 28th - April 1st 

Celebrate the halfway point of your college career with a brand new set of programs aimed at showing appreciation and support to the Class of 2018.  Have lunch with the president, learn more about social media and your job search and the realities of studying abroad, then kick back and party at Program Councils annual Spring Ball.

Each program was selected to focus on issues particular important to students in their second year, we hope you will join us!

Tuesday, March 29th

Sophomore Treat Team!

A member of our staff will be in the Somerset and Sawyer lobbies from 12-1PM serving up "Class of 2018" cookies as you head to class.  To get one, be seen wearing your class t-shirt or reference any of the events on this page.  Don't have a class shirt?  Drop by the ONSP office, Donahue 529, to pick one up!

Campus Life Forum

Somerset Cafe
Sponsored by Student Government Association

Wednesday, March 30th

Social Media Savvy Sophomore
“The most common social media mistakes that can cost you an internship or job.”
Donahue Cafe

In this lunch workshop, we will review how to professionally brand yourself using social media. We’ll discuss some branding mistakes and ways you can present your best self to current and potential employers. We will also discuss how employers use social media in the workplace as well as ways to use social media to your benefit when it comes to networking. 

Sponsored by the Career Development Center

Thursday, March 31st

Study Abroad #IRL

Donahue Cafe

Want the inside scoop on study abroad?  Hear from the experts- students who have travelled overseas, and offices on campus who help with the reality of money, academics and social life while abroad. Own the experience and get motivated to pack your bags!  See you there. 

Sponsored by the Center for International Programs and Services

Spring Ball

Revere Hotel
Sponsored by Program Council

For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Office of Orientation & New Student Programs at or 617-573-8321. Check back in September to see what we have in store for you!