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Bright College Summer Bridge Schedule

Monday, August 8

  • 12:00pm – Check-in and Drake ID photo
  • 12:30pm - Lunch
  • 1:00pm – Dean’s Welcome 
  • 1:30pm – Bright College curriculum Overview
  • 2:30pm – break
  • 2:45pm - Student Services Center 
  • 3:15pm - IT needs overview
  • 3:30pm - Introduce small group project

Tuesday, August 9

  • 12:00pm - Lunch in Hubbell Dining Hall 
  • 1:00pm – Access & Success
  • 1:30pm – Pathways for Civic and Social Change session 
  • 3:00pm – Service Project – Sprout Garden
  • 4:00pm – Small group project work

Wednesday, August 10

  • 12:00pm – Lunch in Hubbell Dining Hall with Bright College faculty
  • 1:00pm - Collaborative Communication Skills
  • 2:00pm – Review Drake Technology 
  • 3:00pm – Class registration 
  • 3:30pm - Student Financial Planning 
  • 4:00pm - Small group project work

Thursday, August 11

  • 12:00pm - Lunch in Hubbell Dining Hall 
  • 1:00pm – Student Involvement at Drake
  • 1:30pm - Review Passion Planners 
  • 2:00pm – Academic and Career support at Drake 
  • 3:00pm – Campus Tour
  • 4:00pm – Small group project work

Friday, August 12

  • 12pm – Lunch in Hubbell Dining Hall 
  • 1:30pm – Counseling and Health
  • 2:00pm – Breakout sessions: Select two of the four: 2:00pm, 2:35pm 
    • Bulldogs at Work(Student Employment) 
    • DART Bus 
    • Head Start 
    • Recreation & wellness 
  • 3:15pm - Small group project work
  • 5:00pm – Parents/Family Open House
  • 6:00pm – Final project presentations and Closing Dinner
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