SHANGHAI ORIENTATION SCHEDULE
Please note, this schedule applies to all incoming students in Shanghai for Friday, August 31st and Saturday, September 1st, 2018.
Friday, August 31st, 2018
|10:00 AM - 10:15 AM||Check-In
Pick up welcome bag, textbooks, and locker info
|10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
||Welcome & Introduction to OGAE
Eric Mao, Assistant Dean for Graduate and Advanced Education
|11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tech support, phone service and getting around
|12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
|1:30 PM - 2:00 PM||Phone and Bank Accounts
Talk to the represenatives about setting up phone services and document screening for bank accounts.
|2:00 PM - 3:00 PM||Health & Wellness
Learn about the health and wellness services and sign up for group health exams.
|3:00 PM - 4:00 PM||Community Standards
Learn about living in China, safety issues, student activities, etc. Discuss community standards. Hear advice from the last cohort.
|4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Learn about visa related issues.
|Chloe Ma||Room 604|
|4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
||Phone and Bank Accounts
Talk to the representatives about setting up phone services and document screening for bank accounts.
Saturday, September 1st, 2018
|9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
|9:15 AM - 9:30 AM
||Welcome & Introduction to NYU SH Leadership
||Joanna Waley-Cohen||Room 604|
|9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
||Welcome to NYU Silver School of Social Work
Dean Neil Guterman and Associate Dean James Martin
|Dean Neil Guterman and Associate Dean James Martin
|9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Making Social Work Your Profession
|10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
||Introduction to the MSW Curriculum
Learn about NYU Shanghai's MSW education.
|11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
||Professional Writing Support
Learn about available academic support services.
|1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
||Lunch & Field Education Session Starts|
|2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
||Getting to Know Field Learning
An introduction to the field placement including expectations, learning objectives, and calendar.
|Qian Xie||Room 604|
|2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
||Introduction - Field Instructors
Learn about the agencies and field work assignments that you and your classmates will have this year.
|Agency Representatives||Room 604|
|4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
|4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
||Individual Meeting with Field Instructors
Sit down with your field supervisor for the first of many discussions.
|6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
||Huangpu River Cruise
Have dinner with your cohort and the team. See the lights of the Bund!