AT THE HALF is a 3-day, 2-night experience for Sophomores that will focus on developing leadership skills, building community, and growing personally and professionally. AT THE HALF is a chance to meet other Sophomores and approach common challenges together! Choosing a major, studying abroad, and connecting on campus will be discussed. HAVE FUN and connect with fellow Sophomores and Villanova staff!
The get-away is held at the beautiful Golden Inn located on the beach in Avalon, NJ. Included in the $25 registration fee are:
- energizing activities and workshops to help you reflect on your interests, experiences, values, and passions
- a teeshirt and gift
- transportation, housing, and meals (including a final banquet style dinner)
- free time in a beautiful setting!
The upcoming 2013 Fall event will be held Friday-Sunday, November 8-10, 2013 and is only $25. Registraion ends November 5th! Spots fill quickly! Registration is OPEN
(scholarships are available for those facing financial hardships.
Goals of AT THE HALF
Develop a stronger self-understanding, explore your values, interests, abilities, and passions and increase your confidence.
Learn how your experiences in college can lead to success in your post-college professional life. Learn about the importance of, and how to find an internship, develop mentoring relationships, and study abroad.
Develop teamwork skills, share the experiences that have shaped your life at Villanova, and learn how to get the most out of your Villanova experience.
Develop time-management, organizational, conflict resolution, and communication skills.
Enjoy the beach, the company of fellow Villanovans, and the many activities planned for the get-away!
|3:00 pm||Departure from Villanova|
|5:00 pm||Arrival and Check-In at Golden Inn, Avalon|
|Introductions & Goals|
|6:30 pm||Ice Breaker|
|7:00 pm||Session 1|
|8:00 pm||Activity and Free Time|
|9:15 am||Session 2|
|10:30 am||Session 3|
|2:00 pm||Session 4|
|3:15 pm||Seesion 5|
|4:30 pm||Free Time|
|7:15 pm||Team Builder|
|7:30 pm||Session 6|
|9:00 pm||Activity and Free Time|
|9:00 am||Reflection and Wrap-Up|
|10:00 am||Departure from Golden Inn, Avalon|
|12:00 pm||Arrival at Villanova|