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Amazing Experiences

Join faculty, fellow first year students, student leaders, and peer advisors on any one of these "amazing" ways to spend the Saturday and/or Sunday of Labor Day Weekend! Register at SOAR and receive a 10% discount from Dean J!

Saturday, September 2

School of Rock The Musical

Are you ready to ROCK? Join fellow classmates in New York City, taking in a show and lunch in the Big Apple. Featuring a performance of the Tony Nominated show School of Rock–The Musical. The experience departs campus at 8:15 a.m. and will return by 8:00 p.m. Cost: $90

Boston Experience

Quack Quack! Start your experience with a famous Duck Tour in Boston. Following the tour, students will head to Dick's Last Resort for lunch. Students will also have time to explore famed Faneuil Hall and enjoy various shops before departing. This experience departs campus at 8:00 a.m. and returns by 6:30 p.m. Cost: $65

Paintball Experience

Students and staff will be able to shoot about 500 paintballs and battle against each other on expansive playing fields in nearby Agawam, MA. To help wind down after the fun morning, pizza will be served for lunch. Experience departs at 9:45 a.m. and returns by 12:15 p.m. Cost: $50

Sunday, September 3

Go Karting

Do you feel the need? The need for speed? Come join students and staff in friendly competition at Pioneer Valley Indoor Karting. The top three competitors will win a prize! Pizza and beverages will be provided. The experience will depart at 5:15 p.m. and return by 9:30 p.m. Cost: $45

Whitewater Rafting

Prepare for the rush of a lifetime! Students will head to Deerfield River in Western MA for a trip down the rapids. You will have the opportunity to share a raft and lunch with other incoming students. The experience departs at 8:30 a.m. and returns at 6:00 p.m. Cost $87

Zip Lining Experience

Zip line through the Berkshire wilderness on a canopy tour in the area of Deerfield River. Students and staff will be given lunch during the excursion. This experience departs campus at 8:30 a.m. and returns by 6:00 p.m. Cost: $87