APSU This Week: Austin Peay State University freshmen move in Wednesday – Clarksville Online
Clarksville, TN – Freshmen at Austin Peay State University (APSU) begin moving in for the fall semester on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, which also marks the start of Governors Orientation (GO) weekend.
GO Weekend is filled with activities for new and returning students.
Check the GO Weekend webpage for a full list and for updates, but here’s a highlight from each day:
Wednesday August 17
Yard Games in the Quad with Campus Ministries from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Governors Terrace Squad. Spikeball corn hole games.
Thursday August 18
Govs Island from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Governors Terrace Quad. Bounce houses, obstacle courses and snow cones.
friday august 19
Glowchella from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. in the intramural fields. An interactive music festival-themed dance party with light-up props.
Saturday August 20
Monocle Madness Carnival from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. behind the library. A full carnival for students and employees of Austin Peay State University.
Sunday August 21
Color Run at 3:00 p.m. on the intramural grounds. Run, jog or walk around campus, but prepare to get tons of paint thrown at you.
Freshman, Employee Calls
The freshman convocation will be Friday, August 19 at 3:00 p.m. at the Dunn Center. Parents and families are invited to attend this ceremony to launch their students’ careers at Austin Peay State University.
APSU President Mike Licari promises a reimagined event that feels more like a pep rally to introduce freshmen to campus life and get them excited for the start of the college experience.
Licari’s fall convocation address to faculty and staff will be on Monday, August 15 at 10:30 a.m. in the Mabry Concert Hall in the Music/Mass Communication Building. APSU and Middle College faculty and staff, APSU retirees, bookstore employees, and Sodexo and CMTI employees are all welcome to attend and should check their email for details. .
‘Paula Kovarik: Herd’ will launch a new season at The New Gallery
Artist Paula Kovarik – who expresses herself through fabric and yarn – will open The New Gallery’s first exhibition of the 2022-23 season on August 17.
Kovarik will also be heading to the Clarksville campus of Austin Peay State University for an artist talk on August 31 starting at 6:00 p.m. at the APSU Art + Design Building, Room 120.
She will have a gallery reception and talk on September 1 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the new gallery in the APSU Art + Design building.
And during the Clarksville First Thursday Art Walk on September 1 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sh will demonstrate artistic creation at the New Gallery.
For student events, visit peaylink.com.
For music events, visit the APSU Music Facebook page.
For theater and dance events, visit the APSU Theater and Dance Facebook page.
For sporting events, visit letsgopeay.com.