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Welcome Week



Tuesday, Aug 20

10:00am-1:00pm – BCM & Area Churches Welcome Center

Location:  MSAC Grand Hall


Wednesday, Aug 21 

9:00pm – BCM Welcome Back Party

Location: First Baptist Jefferson City


Thursday, Aug 22

8:00pm – Live @ The Creek: Rickety Shack and Songs of the Fall

Hosted by EPC

Location: The Creek, Downtown


Friday, Aug 23

11:00am-1:00pm – The Big Scoop: A Student Club and Organization Fair

Hosted by Student Activities

Location: MSAC Grand Hall 


9:00pm - Movie-on-the-Lawn: Man of Steel

Hosted by EPC

Location: Henderson Lawn


Saturday, Aug 24

10:30am - Intramural Kiddy Pool Kickball

Hosted by Intramurals and Rec. Services

Location: Intramural Field


3:00pm - Rafting Trip

Register with the Rec Services Office

Location: Upper Pigeon


6:15pm – C-N Night at the Smokies

Sponsored by University Relations/Office of the President

See AD Morgan throw out the first pitch and support our Pep Band as you cheer for the Smokies

Location: Smokies Park, Exit 407


7:30pm – NASCAR Night Race @ Bristol

Sponsored by IRWIN Tools

Join Dr. O’Brien in Bristol to watch Carson-Newman’s car compete for the checkered flag

Location: Bristol Motor Speedway


Sunday, Aug 25

BCM Church Plug-In

Sign-ups @ BCM Welcome Back Party & B.A.S.I.C. 


9:00pm – Candlelight Vespers, CLW

Hosted by SGA

Location: Campus Columns


Monday, Aug 26

7:00pm – Operation Bingo Night

Hosted by the Operation Inasmuch Committee

Location: MSAC Lounge


9:00pm – C-N Boot Scoot

Hosted by EPC & SGA

Location: Jefferson Co. Fairgrounds


Tuesday, Aug 27

9:30am – Convocation

Hosted by the Office of the Provost

Location: Holt Fieldhouse


8:00pm – A Night of Worship with The Brilliance

Hosted by EPC & SGA

Location: Thomas Recital Hall


Wednesday, Aug 28

9:00pm – B.A.S.I.C. – BCM’s Weekly Worship Service

Location: First Baptist Jefferson City, Fellowship Hall


Thursday, Aug 29

9:00am-5:00pm – MEDIC Blood Drive 

Location: MSAC Lounge


8:00pm – Howdy Hoot 

Hosted by FYE 

Location: Gentry Auditorium


Welcome Week 2013 is brought to you by your fellow students and the Office of Student Activities and its many collaborators and co-conspirators.

For more info, please contact the Director of Student Activities Brent McLemore at