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JapanFest
Saturday, September 16, 2017 :: Atlanta, GA
japanfest.org/

Experience Japan Through all Six Senses

  • Anime – Meet the Voice of Dragonball-Z's Gohan, Kyle Hebert
  • Fashion – Modern Kimono and Harajuku Street Fashion Show
    The Konnichiwa Club will dress attendees from head to toe in the latest kimonos from Japan.
  • Music – Rock and J-Pop Shamisen, Traditional and Jazz Koto, Taiko Drums and more
  • Tradition – Traditional Kabuki "Renjishi" and Modern Kabuki Show
  • Technology – Digital Fireworks, Virtual Trip to Japan and Seal Robot Paro

Transportation & Travel Information

Bus transportation will be provided by the International Fee Oversight Committee.

Departure
6:00 AM :: Saturday, September 16, 2017
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
Return
9:00 PM :: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Students will be required to pay for their own food and incidentals. Bring cash. Many vendors will not be able to accept plastic.

Registration Procedures

Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.

Registration Period:
Monday, August 28 thru Thursday, September 14

  • Students must be currently enrolled and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations are required and space is limited.
  • Last day to register is Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Email Request

Send an email to Eileen Bowersand include the following information:

  • Full Name
  • WS ID
  • Cell Phone Number
  • Senators Mail Email Address

Liability Release Form

A Liability Release Form must be printed, signed and notarized, then delivered to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) to hold a place on the bus.

JapanFest Fall 2017 Liability Waiver Form

  • Complete the Identification Information
  • Sign and Notarize
  • Deliver to Eileen Bowers to hold a place on the bus. Students not on the Moristown campus can send using campus mail.
    Eileen Bowers
    CCEN 100
    Student Affairs Office
    423-318-2347

$5.00 Fee Payable at the Cashier's Office

  • After Eileen Bowers has received the signed Liability Release Form, the student will receive a DPIE form to take to the cashier's office to pay a $5.00 non-refundable admission fee.
  • After Eileen Bowers receives notification from the cashier's office of this payment, the reservation will be confirmed by email.
  • Registration is then complete.

Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017 :: Nashville, TN
Celebrate Nashville

 

celebrate nashville cultural festivalThis is a free festival held in Centennial Park in Nashville. The Parthenon will be open to visit free of charge during the festival.

Transportation & Travel Information

Transportation on the Walters State bus will be provided by the International Fee Oversight Committee.

Departure
7:00 AM :: Saturday, October 7, 2017
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
7:30 AM :: The bus will stop at the Smokies Baseball Stadium parking lot to pick up students that live in that area. If you wish to take advantage of this location, please designate "Smokies Baseball Stadium" as your boarding location when registering for the trip.
Return
10:00 PM :: Saturday, October 7, 2017

Students will be required to pay for their own food and incidentals. Bring cash. Many vendors will not be able to accept plastic.

Registration Procedures

Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.

Registration Period:
Monday, August 28 thru Thursday, October 5

  • Students must be currently enrolled and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations are required and space is limited.
  • Last day to register is Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Request to Join Trip

Contact Eileen Bowers:
email to Eileen Bowers| call 423.318.2347 | or visit in person.
Please include/provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • WS ID
  • Cell Phone Number
  • Senators Mail Email Address

Liability Release Form

A Liability Release Form must be printed, signed and notarized, then delivered to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) to hold a place on the bus.

Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival 2017 Liability Waiver Form

  • Complete the Identification Information
  • Sign and Notarize
  • Deliver to Eileen Bowers to hold a place on the bus. Students not on the Moristown campus can send using campus mail.
    Eileen Bowers
    CCEN 100
    Student Affairs Office
    423-318-2347

 

Washington DC – Holocaust Museum Trip
Saturday, October 14, 2017 thru Tuesday, October 17, 2017

 

Students stand on the stairs of a historic building

The trip will include the US Holocaust Museum, Arlington National Cemetery, Iwo Jima Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Wall, Korean War Memorial, World War II Memorial, MLK Memorial, Washington Monument, Smithsonian Museums of Natural History, American History and Air & Space, a walk past the Library of Congress, Supreme Court and US Capitol Building as time and weather permit.

Washington DC is a large urban area. There will be times when our group will be a part of large crowds in the museums, the subway and in restaurants.

Physical Requirements

Holocaust MuseumThe Washington DC – US Holocaust Museum trip is a physically challenging, fast paced walking tour. There is no motorized transportation. Access to all of the museums and monument sights is done on foot.

Walking

Be prepared to walk 1 mile in 20 minutes or less. Some of the sights will require that you are on your feet for more than an hour at a time without stopping to rest. We will walk about 11 miles on the first day and another 4-5 miles on the second.

Weather

There may be exposure to extreme weather. We will be outdoors in the cold, heat, rain or sunshine from early morning until late at night. Each day is 10 -12 hours of touring.

For your safety and the enjoyment of the entire group, we ask that you make us aware of any issues that you have that may impede your taking full advantage of this activity.

Please discuss any concerns you may have with your personal physician BEFORE making a financial commitment.

Transportation & Travel Information

Transportation and lodging are provided by the college.

Students are responsible for their subway ticket, meals and any incidental expenses that may be incurred. Typically students spend approximately $100 of their own money while on this trip.

Departure
7:00 AM :: Saturday, October 14, 2017
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
Return
2:00 AM :: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Registration Procedures

Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.

Registration Period:
Monday, August 28 thru Monday, October 2

  • Students must be currently enrolled at Walters State and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations are required and space is limited.
  • Last day to register is Monday, October 2, 2017

Request to Join Trip

Contact Eileen Bowers:
Send an email to Eileen BowersPlease provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • WS ID
  • Cell Phone Number
  • Senators Mail Email Address

Liability Release Form

A Liability Release Form must be printed, signed and notarized, then delivered to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) to hold a place on the bus.

Washington DC –US Holocause Museum Trip 2017 Liability Waiver Form

  • Complete the Identification Information
  • Sign and Notarize
  • Deliver to Eileen Bowers to hold a place on the bus. Students not on the Moristown campus can send using campus mail.
    Eileen Bowers
    CCEN 100
    Student Affairs Office
    423-318-2347

$60 Fee Payable at the Cashier's Office

  • After Eileen Bowers has received the signed Liability Release Form, the student will receive a form to take to the cashier's office to pay a $60.00 non-refundable reservation fee.
  • After Eileen Bowers receives notification from the cashier's office of this payment, the reservation will be confirmed.

 

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