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Join Teal Bridge for monthly social events, workshops, and campus events to meet other transfer students and learn about UNCW resources. Make sure you are in the Teal Bridge GroupMe and follow us on Instagram (@tealbridge) to keep up-to-date with all Teal Bridge activities! If you have any questions, contact Carrie West at westc@uncw.edu or 910.962.7253.  

Spring 2021 Events

Transfer Student Spring Admit Social • January 19 • 8-9:30 p.m.

Come to the Seahawk Village Clubhouse to meet other UNCW transfer spring admit students living on campus, grab a snack, and play some fun games!

First Day of Class Drop-By • January 20 • 1-5 p.m.

On January 20 from 1-5 p.m., stop by Transition Programs (Fisher University Union 2017) to pick up a bag with snacks and supplies to help you power through your first day of classes (FDOC)!

Adulting 101: Mind Matters • January 28 • 5 p.m.

Join Transition Programs and Health Promotion Peer Educators on Zoom - Meeting ID: 822 8962 8087 Passcode: 511135 - to discuss emotional well-being and coping strategies.  

There are Transfers Among Us • February 11 • 7 p.m.

Join Teal Bridge Mentors and other transfer students to play Among Us! Join on Zoom - Meeting ID: 840 5679 3030 Passcode: 340917 - to divide into groups, get the game code to join, and play! 

Teal Bridge Mentor Interest Meeting • February 17 • 12 p.m.

Join Teal Bridge Mentors on Zoom - Meeting ID: 870 0073 7994 Passcode: 214765 - to learn about the application process, the qualifications, and hear from current mentors about their experience. 

Adulting 101: Personal Finance • March 2 • 12:30 p.m.

Join Transition Programs and Dr. Verrone from the Cameron School of Business on Zoom - Meeting ID: 836 8779 3310 Passcode: 815072 - to learn about personal finance, saving in college, and investing! Come with questions for Dr. Verrone and check out his FIN 235 class for future semesters! 

Transfer Talks: What are you watching? • March 17 • 12 p.m.

Join Teal Bridge Mentors on Zoom - Meeting ID: 852 5471 9664 Passcode: 855472 - as we talk about binge worthy shows that you’re watching on Netflix, Hulu, Prime, HBO, Disney+, or anything else!

Transfer Talks: What are you reading? • March 30 • 12:30 p.m.

Join Teal Bridge Mentors on Zoom - Meeting ID: 822 5062 8160 Passcode: 239041 - to share your review of recent read and recommendations of your favorite books! 

Transfer Talks: What are you listening to? • April 12 • 5 p.m.

Join Teal Bridge Mentors on Zoom - Meeting ID: 851 0756 3343 Passcode: 829937 - to introduce us to your favorite songs/albums/artists and share what podcasts you’ve been listening to this year! 

Last Day of Class Drop-By • April 28 • 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

On April 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., stop by Transition Programs (Fisher University Union 2017) to pick up a bag with snacks and supplies to help you power through your last day of classes (LDOC) and final exams!

Fall 2020 Events

First Day of Class Drop-By • August 19 • 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

On August 19 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., stop by Transition Programs (Fisher University Union 2017) to pick up a bag with snacks and supplies to help you power through your first day of classes (FDOC)!

Teal Bridge Meet the Mentors • August 25 • 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Join us on Zoom - https://uncw.zoom.us/j/98132964913 - to meet the Teal Bridge transfer mentors! Learn about the Teal Bridge Mentor program, ask the mentors questions about their experiences, and meet other new transfers. If interested, sign up for a mentor here

Adulting 101: University Police • September 2 • 12-1 p.m.

Join Transition Programs and University Police at the Burney Center Fountain to talk about campus safety and learn how to change a tire on a car. Please be prepared to wear a face covering and maintain 6 feet social distancing from others during the discussion and demonstration. 

Adulting 101: Nutrition Myths • September 30 • 12-1 p.m.

Join Transition Programs and Health Promotion Peer Educators on Zoom - https://uncw.zoom.us/j/95702785033 - to uncover popular diet and nutrition myths! 

National Transfer Student Week • October 19-23, 2020

Join Transition Programs as we celebrate transfer students all week long during National Transfer Student Week (NTSW)! As events are confirmed, we will share details below and on our Wavelink page. 

NTSW Alumni Panel • October 19 • 12-1 p.m.

The Alumni Panel - https://uncw.zoom.us/j/97121002846 - will bring UNCW Alumni who were transfer students to talk about their transfer experience at UNCW, give advice to current transfer students, and be able to share how their transfer/UNCW experience has helped them in their next steps after graduation! 

NTSW Transfer Trivia • October 20 • 5 p.m.

Transfer Trivia - https://uncw.zoom.us/j/98952404032 - will be an opportunity for transfer students to test their UNCW knowledge and meet other transfer students! 

NTSW Celebration Drop-By • October 21 • 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Stop by the Office of Transition Programs - Fisher University Union 2017 - to pick up a special surprise for #TransferStudentWeek!

NTSW Internship Workshop • October 22 • 12:30 p.m.

Join Transition Programs and the Career Center on Zoom - https://uncw.zoom.us/j/96041934945 - to learn about the internship process and how to prepare! Students should come prepared with questions! 

Last Day of Class Drop-By • November 24 • 1-5 p.m.

On November 24 from 1 to 5 p.m., stop by Transition Programs (Fisher University Union 2017) to pick up a bag with snacks and supplies to help you power through your last day of classes (LDOC) and final exams!