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Frosh Trip 2021 Schedule

All Days

  • Masks indoors & on buses! 
  • Fill up water (3 liters/person + 1 full dromedary bag) before breakfas
  • Meet your group for breakfast in a dining hall of your choosing. If anyone is missing, call/ knock on dorm door 
  • Baker Rink Check-in & Check-out-- Only 1 Leader should come inside
    • be on time! 30 minutes before bus departure or 15 minutes before walking departure
  • Box lunches will be distributed at Baker Rink for bus days & some local days
    • please ask your group about dietary restrictions prior to Baker Rink
      • how many vegans? vegetarians? kosher? other special dietary restrictions?
  • Eat dinner-- try to rotate through all of the dining halls and introduce them to all locations!

Evening Events

  • Monday-- Centralized OA event in partnership with Natives at Princeton (attendance required)
    • Presentation with Reverend Norwood of the Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation
    • Outdoor-adventure themed short films 
    • Viewing locations to be assigned (check email for assignment)
  • Tuesday-- OA ends with dinner
    • Frosh activities in the Colleges
      • DSL virtual talk 7:30-8:30pm
      • RCA Meeting 8:30-10pm
    • Optional Leader meetings 
    • Leader Trainer Office Hours
      • Game night? 
  • Wednesday-- decentralized activities with OA groups (until 10pm-ish)
    • Fears in a Hat & discussions about alcohol & social life
    • Hometowns?
    • possible late night OA games?
    • Kona Ice Truck in back of Campus Club 7:30-10pm-- stop by with your group for a free sweet treat!
  • Thursday
    • OA officially ends with dinner
    • 9pm-- Peer Academic Advisor meeting for Frosh in Colleges (to prepare for Friday course selection)

Meal Times

  • Breakfast: 7:30-9:30am
    • Butler/First opens at 7am
  • Lunch: 11:30am-1:30pm (only for local days)
    • if you are given a box lunch, do NOT eat in the dining hall
  • Dinner: 5-7:30pm
    • Butler/First open until 8pm (for late returners ONLY)

Asymptomatic Covid Testing Schedule (for those testing once/week)

  • submit a second test this week prior to 10am Friday (we recommend whole group testing on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday)
  • for those on a 2 tests/week cycle, they should follow the schedule provided by EHS.

Special Notes

  • Canoeing
    • we'll provide 1 dry bag/group at Baker. Please return at the end of the day at Baker
    • hit a hotspot to gain access to 350 Alexander to access the bathrooms in the OA lobby


Leader Meals

  • Friday (8/27)
    • 7:30-9:30am
    • 11:30-1:30pm
    • 5-7:30pm
  • Saturday (8/28)
    • 10am-2pm
    • 5pm-7:30pm
  • Sunday (8/29)
    • 10am-1:30pm
    • 4-5:30pm Alexander Beach Pre-reade