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HE Freshers Week 2017

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 from 09:30 to 09:30 (BST)

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Type Remaining End Quantity
Canoeing and Raft Building - 9.30am
Time: 9.30am-12.30pm. Location: Manvers Waterfront Boat Club. You’ll have the opportunity to do some canoeing and have a go at building a raft! Will you succeed or will you have to swim? There are 50 places and eight Google Chromebooks up for grabs for the winning team. Additional information and what to wear: Sports clothing such as tracksuit bottoms/shorts and something warm on top that you don’t mind getting wet. Some wetsuits will be available on the day. If you wish to borrow one, please bring swimwear to put on underneath. You will need a towel and a change of clothes and shoes. There are changing facilities at the lake. Transport will be provided to take you to Dearne Valley where you will have the opportunity to buy lunch and attend the Freshers Fair at 12.30pm. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
24 Tickets Ended Free  
Film Making Challenge - 9.30am
Time: 9.30am-12.00pm Become a film maker or perhaps a film star! We will ask you to form a team of 4, maximum, on the day and you’ll be given an iPad to produce a short film telling us why you chose your course or why you chose Higher Education. The winning team will each get a Chromebook and your film may even be featured on the College website. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
150 Tickets Ended Free  
7-a-side Football Tournament - 1.55pm
Time: 1.55pm - 3.30pm. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear. Changing facilities will be available. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
14 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Badminton - 1.55pm
Time: 1.55pm - 2.40pm. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear. Changing facilities will be available. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
30 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Rounders - 1.55pm
Time: 1.55pm - 2.40pm. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear. Changing facilities will be available. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
30 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Zumba (Female only) - 1.55pm
Time: 1.55pm - 2.40pm. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear. Changing facilities will be available. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
25 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Sports Spectator - All afternoon
Time: 1.55pm - 2.40pm. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
100 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Badminton - 2.45pm   more info 30 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - Rounders - 2.45pm
Time: 2.45pm - 3.30pm. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear. Changing facilities will be available. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
30 Tickets Ended Free  
Sports Activities - HIIT Workout - 2.45pm   more info 25 Tickets Ended Free  
Movie with Popcorn - 1.55pm
Time: 1.55pm - 2.40pm. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
30 Tickets Ended Free  
Movie with Popcorn - 2.45pm
Time: 2.45pm - 3.30pm. Please contact us in advance if you have any special requirements. Tel 01709 513 101.
30 Tickets Ended Free  
Transport- From North Notts College, Worksop Campus - 8.30am   more info 50 Tickets Ended Free  
Transport - From Rotherham College, Dinnington Campus - 8.50am   more info 50 Tickets Ended Free  
Transport - From Rotherham College, Percy Street - 9.00am   more info 200 Tickets Ended Free  

Event Details

Higher Education Freshers Week 2017

  Morning Lunch Afternoon Evening
Wednesday 20th September (all activities at DVC unless otherwise specified)

09.30-12.30 Manvers Boating Lake - Canoeing and Raft Building

09.30-12.00 Film Making Challenge

12.00-13.30 Lunch and Freshers Fair     13.30-13.45 Welcome Talk  

13.55-15.30 

7-a-side Football Tournament

 
13.55-14.40 - Badminton - Rounders - Zumba - Movie and popcorn 14.45-15.30 - Badminton - Rounders - HIIT Workout -Movie and popcorn

Thursday 21st September

  17.00-20.00 Live music and pub quiz event at the Trades, Rotherham

We’ve arranged a full day of amazing activities so you can have fun socialising with new friends, pick up some fabulous freebies and win some amazing prizes (including 12 Google Chromebooks)!

Free return transport will depart from the following campuses and will take you to your chosen activities at the following times (Dearne Valley students, please make your own way to The Boathouse or DVC campus):

Outbound:

Rotherham – Percy Street 09.00am

Worksop Campus – 08.30am

Dinnington Campus – 08.50am

Return: Depart DVC 3.30pm. Arrival back at campus:

Rotherham – 4.00pm

Dinnington Campus – 4.05pm

Worksop Campus – 4.30pm



Do you have questions about HE Freshers Week 2017? Contact the organiser

When & Where


Dearne Valley College
Manvers Park
S63 5NA Wath-upon-Dearne
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 from 09:30 to 09:30 (BST)


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