Use this calendar to stay up-to-date on all Petrel Point events. Check back frequently for updates or subscribe using the button below. Events are color coded by type of point: blue – Arts, Education & Ideas, green – Civic Engagement, and yellow – Campus Leadership & Citizenship. Please note that this calendar is the official source for ALL Petrel Point events, events not listed on the calendar DO NOT qualify for Petrel Points (even if Petrel Points are listed on the event fliers.)

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August – September 2014

August 18, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A panel of alumni with degrees in biology will present about their careers outside of becoming a doctor.
August 20, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A Panel of OU Alumni will present on a career in the non profit sector.
August 21, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mike Rulison will present with honors students what to expect in the honors program.
Orientation Day of Service @ Meet at the Academic Quad
August 23, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Orientation Day of Service @ Meet at the Academic Quad
Save the date! Orientation Day of Service will take place on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 11am-5pm. Join us in meeting first year students as we volunteer at various nonprofit sites all over the city of Atlanta!
August 25, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us to learn about the 3:2 Engineering Program.
August 26, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us to see different major options and discuss degree options for the Undeclared Major.
August 27, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A panel of OU alumni will present on their career path with a communications major.
August 28, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Karen Schmeichel and Tamara Nash will present about Service Learning courses and how valuable they are in one’s curriculum
August 29, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A panel of OU alumni will present on what you can do with a career in law.
September 4, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A panel of OU Accounting major seniors will present about accounting curriculum
September 9, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Kendra King Momon will lead a presentation and discussion on Rich Urban Leadership.
September 10, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ron Bobroff and OU students who have studied abroad will review experiences and Global Lead will present study abroad options for students.
September 11, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roarke Donnelly will lead a discussion on the Urban Ecology major.