Undergraduate Orientation

 

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Programming Details:

Welcome, Class of 2024! We are thrilled that you've chosen to join us this fall and we cannot wait to welcome you to the Corcoran.

Our program areas are planning some virtual orientation sessions in conjunction with GW’s New Student Orientation to help welcome you to the Corcoran. Please refer to your program area below to see the orientation sessions we strongly recommend you attend.

 

Art History Orientation
Monday, August 17, 2020
3:00pm-3:30pm EDT

Professor Zan Dumbadze, Director of Undergraduate Studies for Art History, will lead an orientation session for our Art History BA students. This is a great opportunity to meet other first-year students in your program and ask any questions you may have!

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Dance Orientation
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
12:00pm-1:00pm EDT

Join Professor Maida Withers and Professor Dana Tai Soon Burgess for an introduction to the Dance program at GW.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Studio Art & Design Orientation
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
12:00pm-2:00pm EDT

Students majoring in our Fine Arts BA & BFA, Photojournalism BFA, Graphic Design BFA, Interaction Design BFA and Art History/Fine Arts BA should attend this orientation session led by Professor Allyson Vieira, Foundations Coordinator. Professor Vieira will be joined by Degree Advisors for Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Fine Arts, and Photojournalism.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Design Programs Orientation
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
3:00pm-4:00pm EDT

Following the Studio Arts and Design foundations orientation, students in our Graphic Design and Interaction Design programs will join Profesor Sara Jamshidi and Professor Kevin Patton for an overview of our Design programs. This is a great opportunity to meet fellow design students!

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Interior Architecture Meet & Greet
Thursday, August 20, 2020
4:00pm-5:00pm EDT

Interior Architecture students are invited to attend this virtual meet & greet with Program Head, Stephanie Travis. This is a great opportunity to learn more about your program while meeting your fellow first-year classmates.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Studio Art & Design Orientation
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
12:00pm-2:00pm EDT

Students majoring in our Fine Arts BA & BFA, Photojournalism BFA, Graphic Design BFA, Interaction Design BFA and Art History/Fine Arts BA should attend this orientation session led by Professor Allyson Vieira, Foundations Coordinator. Professor Vieira will be joined by Degree Advisors for Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Fine Arts, and Photojournalism.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Theatre Orientation
Monday, August 17, 2020
3:00pm-4:00pm EDT

Theatre students are encouraged to attend this orientation session led by Professor Matt Wilson, Undergraduate Faculty Advisor for Theatre. Professor Wilson will be joined by Professor Carl Gudenius, Faculty Advisor for Production Design.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Corcoran Scholars Orientation
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
3:00pm-3:30pm EDT

Incoming Corcoran Scholars in all of our degree areas are invited to attend this Corcoran Scholars orientation to hear about program opportunities and meet your fellow incoming Corcoran Scholars.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

Corcoran Transfer Student Welcome
Monday, August 24, 2020
2:00pm-3:00pm EDT

We invite all incoming transfer students to a virtual welcome session with Interim Director, Kym Rice and our Program Heads.

A WebEx link for this session will be sent to your GW email address.

 

If you have any questions about these orientation events, please email the [email protected].

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