Welcome Weekend 2013 is a weekend packed full of fun activities and events starting Thursday, August 22nd through Sunday, August 25th. Students will move into their residence halls and attend their first hall meeting. "Throughout the weekend, students will have the opportunity to meet fellow classmates in their FYE class, and get to know their way around Kent's campus." "This year's events include a comedian, Convocation, FYE Common Reading, Discover Downtown Kent, and Blastoff!" Other events include: bingo, movies, broomball, ice skating, and karaoke.