Freshers' Fortnight 2011
Freshers' Fortnight take place the first two weeks of the academic year running from Saturday September 10th - Friday 23rd. A variety of events are held to help orient and welcome new students. The Annual Freshers' Fair will take place in Áras na Mac Léinn on Wednesday 14th September. Free Freshers' Packs containing the SU diary and lots of other freebies will be handed out to students.
Freshers Fortnight Timetable
|Sunday 11th September|
The Campus will come alive on the 10th and 11th of September. Staff, mentors, clubs and societies all came together to welcome first years and their parents to the campus.
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|Monday 12th September|
3pm: DJ Byrno in the College Bar
8pm: Karaoke with Dj Slopey & Fintan in the College Bar
Tuesday 13th September
11am- 4pm Student Welfare Day in Áras na Mac Léinn. Lots of information and freebies relating to student welfare issues, giant inflatable games and the Galway market traders with lots of sweet and savoury treats.
5pm DJ Vinny in the College Bar
6pm The SU Sessions present The Cool Hand Dukes free gig in An Bialann
Wednesday 14th September
11am - 4pm Freshers' Fair loads for free stuff, giant inflatable games and the Galway market traders with lots of sweet and savoury treats in and around Áras na Mac Léinn.
10am - 5pm Clubs' Day in the Student Sports Centre. Also check out the Tag Rugby Blitz for 19th September.
9pm Toga Party in the College Bar. Over 18's only - ID required. Everyone dressed in a toga gets a beverage!
Thursday 15th September
11am - 5pm Societies Day in Áras na Mac Léinn
NUI Galway Students' Union
Freshers' Fortnight 2011 presents Des Bishop
Date: Monday 19th September
Venue: O'Flaherty Theatre
Tickets €12 or €10 with SU Card
11am- 3pm Tag Rugby Tournament with NUI Galway Women's Rugby Team on College Green
9pm Jersey Shore Beach party with Oddity in the College Bar. Over 18's only - ID required.
Tuesday 20th September
6pm The SU Sessions present The 1922's free gig in An Bialann CANCELLED
7pm Speed Dating in the Bailey Allen Hall. FREE!
Wednesday 21st September
7pm Ceílí in the Bailey Allen Hall
9pm The Official Freshers' Ball: Traffic Light party with Smash Hits, UV lights & UV face painting in the College Bar. Tickets €3 with SU card includes a beverage. Over 18's only - ID required. SOLD OUT (20/09/11)
Thursday 22nd September
3pm Arthur's Day with live Trad music in the College Bar. Get there early to be ready for 17.59!
More info at www.su.nuigalway.ie