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      January Move-In Information from Office of Residence Life

      12/27/2013

      January Move-In Information from Office of Residence Life

      New Student Check-In
      Monday, January 20th, 9am - 11am
      - Check-in for new students is scheduled from 9am-10am in the Campus Center. Students will need to be cleared prior to moving into their assigned residence halls or participating in orientation. Orientation check-in begins at 11:15am in the Campus Center.

      Returning Resident Student Check-In
      Monday, January 20th, 1pm - 4pm
      -Returning resident students who have not been cleared for direct check-In must go to the Campus Center to check-in. Once the student is cleared for check in they will receive their key from the Office of Residence Life in the Campus Center.
      -Returning resident students who have been cleared for direct check-in may pick up their keys at the designated locations based on their residence hall assignments.

      Early Arrival Groups
      There is a small number of students allowed to arrive early due to involvement in an approved Dean College activity. These students are contacted by a member of the staff to confirm they are permitted to arrive prior to official opening of the College. All students participating in these activities must be cleared in order to move in or participate with the group they are involved in. Below are the approved activities allowed to move in early for January 2014, as well as contact information for the person responsible for the group:

      January 15th Men’s & Women’s Basketball (Jeanny Lacey)
      January 15th International Orientation Leaders (Maria Adkins)
      January 15th New Community Advisors (Jonas Halley)
      January 16th Returning Community Advisors (Jonas Halley)
      January 17th Orientation Leaders (Alex Cabal)
      January 17th New International Students
      January 19th Theatre Rehearsal Group (Daniel Kozar)

      If you have any further questions about returning to campus please contact the Office of Residence Life at 508-541-1838 or reslife@dean.edu

      Important Contact Information

      Center for Student Administrative Services 508-541-1518
      Office of Residence Life 508-541-1838
      Robbins Family Center for Advising & Career Planning 508-541-1536
      Health Services 508-541-1600
      Public Safety 508-541-1888
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      Dean Men's Basketball To Host Region XXI Championship, March 1, 2015

      02/27/2015

      The Dean College men's basketball team, fresh off a 72-63 win over Massasoit Community College Thursday night, have earned the right to host the Region XXI Division II championship game.

      On Sunday, March 1st at 3:00pm, the Bulldogs (20-2), will face their regional rival, the Community College of Rhode Island (14-13), at Dean's home site, Pieri Gymnasium.  The winner will advance to the Northeast District title game, held in upstate New York.

      With the win on Thursday, Dean established a new school record for consecutive victories at fifteen and their current streak moved them up to 16th in the latest NJCAA national poll.  Dean's last loss came on November 20th at the Community College of Rhode Island.  The two teams split their two games this season, with CCRI winning their November contest, 88-79, and the Bulldogs won the second semester game at home, 77-63.

      Sunday's game will be part of a basketball doubleheader at the college, as they are also hosting the Women's Division II Regional tournament title game on Sunday at 1:00pm.

      For more information:

      John Jackson
      508-541-1814
      jjackson@dean.edu

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      Dean College Presents Lysistrata, February 25 - March 1, 2015

      02/24/2015

      The School of the Arts at Dean College will perform Lysistrata beginning Wednesday, February 25, 2015 through Sunday, March 1, 2015.

      Lysistrata tells a story about how the women of Greece attempt to force an end to an unwinnable war through the withholding of their feminine charms from their warlike husbands and lovers. The women are ultimately successful in ending the war at the climax of this hilarious and thought-provoking classic. You won’t want to miss our students perform this stunning tale!

      The Dean College production of Lysistrata will take place in the Campus Main Stage at Dean College Wednesday – Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with matinee performances at 2:00 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.  Tickets are $5/$10/$20 and can be purchased online.  WARNING: This play contains language and situations to which some audience members may object and is not considered suitable for younger audiences. To purchase tickets and for more information, visit www.dean.edu/lysistrata.

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      Dean College to Host Women's Basketball Region XXI Tournament, February 28 - March 1, 2015

      02/24/2015

      Franklin, MA (February 24, 2014)  – The Dean College Women’s Basketball team will host the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Region XXI Division II Tournament this weekend, February 28-March 1, at Pieri Gymnasium, 60 School Street, Franklin. 

      Dean, the second seed of the tournament with a current record of 14-5, earned the right to host the tournament by defeating Region XXI rival, the Community College of Rhode Island in both contests this past winter. The Bulldogs face the number three seed, Orange County Community College of Middletown, New York, in the second semi-final on Saturday, with a game time of 2:00 p.m.  The top seed, Monroe College (21-8) of New Rochelle, New York, will play in the first semi of the day at 12 noon against the Community College of Rhode Island (7-17), the number four seed.  The two winners on Saturday will meet in the championship game on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.

      The two teams that meet in the championship game will both advance to the District Tournament on March 7-8, held in Region 19 (New Jersey).  The District Champion would then advance to the NJCAA National Tournament, held at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, on March 17-21.

      NJCAA Region XXI Tournament @ Dean College, Franklin, MA

      Saturday, February 28, 2015

      12:00 pm         Monroe College (21-8) vs Community College of Rhode Island (7-17)

      2:00 pm           Dean College (16-8) vs Orange County CC (27-2)

      Sunday, March 1, 2015

      1:00 pm           Championship

      Additionally, the Dean College Men's Basketball team will compete for the Region XXI Crown on Sunday, March 1, 2015 against the Community College of Rhode Island. Game time and site is TBD. Click here for the most up-to-date information.

      For more information on Dean College basketball, visit www.dean.edu


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      Dean Hosts Saturday with Dean, February 28, 2015

      02/23/2015

      Dean College hosts Saturday with Dean events to familiarize students with campus.

      Come to Dean College on Saturday, February 28, 2015 for Saturday with Dean, which is an information session and tour of campus designed to help students better understand the Dean Difference.

      The information session begins at 10:00am and is followed by a tour of campus, allowing you plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your Saturday. Representatives from the Office of Admissions staff will be on hand to answer all of your questions.

      Register now.

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      Discover Women’s Athletics, February 24, 2015

      02/23/2015

      Dean College is hosting a special event for prospective women athletes on February 24, 2015.

      Come to campus to learn more about athletic opportunities for women at Dean. Hear from current student-athletes and coaches and learn how lady Bulldogs navigate the NJCAA eligibility and recruitment process, and how they balance academics with being a student-athlete on campus.

      The schedule is as follows:

      4pm: Information session and Q&A
      5pm: Dinner in the Smith Dining Center
      6pm: Men's Basketball game
      8pm: Women's Basketball game and student-athlete awards night

      Register to attend this exciting event!

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