Welcome Week

Welcome Week

Jess Ekstrom Headshot
Jess Ekstrom

Welcome Week 2016 will be held from Friday, August 19 - Saturday, August 27, 2016 for all incoming students (first year, transfer, and international students) will participate. This is an engaging, student led program designed to help students have a successful transition to college life. If you have questions regarding Welcome Week, please email aastudentlife@psu.edu.

The Center for Student and Civic Engagement is proud to announce that Jess Ekstrom, founder and CEO of Headbands for Hope, will be the keynote speaker of Welcome Week. She will challenge students to create their own college experience while inspiring them about the possibilities that college can hold. To learn about her company or about Jess's credentials, visit www.headbandsofhope.com and www.jessekstrom.com. Hear Jess speak at Penn State Altoona on Saturday, August 20, 2016. More information to come!