A podcast from New Student Orientation focused on helping our newest Dawgs learn about life as a UGA student and how they can make the most of their time here on campus before the day they can officially pass through the Arch as a graduate.
Around the Arch - Episode 23
NSO at UGA is getting bigger! Come meet the newest member of our team, Nic Laconico and hear Em share about the other new addition to the office! Plus hear two of 2021’s OLs compete in round 2 of Taboo and share their “Why’s” behind what they do. Then hear about some of the amazing resources at the University Health Center and how our students can get involved with their programs. Time to “Round Out that Triangle” with episode 23!
Around the Arch - Episode 22
UGA students face an array of obstacles in college. If only there was a place students could go to both find out resources about mental health, learn about the bus app, and everything in between…Come hear about the campus GPS office, Student Care and Outreach and how they assist students no matter what questions or assistance they are seeking. Plus meet two more members of OL 21 and hear them debate which building on campus is the best.
Around the Arch - Episode 21
Episode 21 is all about honesty! Come hear about how UGA supports the importance of honesty in the classroom with the Office of Academic Honesty. And then hear how HONESTLY excited we are to welcome the first two members of our new orientation leader team to the podcast-Vidhi Patel and Drew Philo-and see which OL wins a nail biting version of Trivia.
Around the Arch - Episode 20
Anyone can call themselves a mentor, but what truly makes a great mentor. Learn about what the UGA Mentor Lab does to not only connect students to mentors but to help develop better mentors. And hear about how mentoring has impacted the life of Larry and Em. Plus the podcast’s first ever Triple Kudos—you don’t want to miss it!
Around the Arch - Episode 19
“I am One UGA and I…” How would you fill in that blank? Come hear about NSO’s One UGA program and how it aims to share the diverse stories of the Bulldog Nation. Plus meet the final piece of the NSO team, Mary Elliott, and see her and Larry take on the podcast’s newest game, TaBOOOOO.
Around the Arch - Episode 18
Where are you going to go when we are able to travel again? Come hear from Larry and Em about their future travel destinations abroad. And then come hear about how UGA can make your travel dreams come true when they sit down with the Office of Global Engagement and talk about everything Study Away.