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JapanFest
Saturday, September 19, 2015 :: Atlanta,GA
JapanFest.org

celebrate nashville cultural festival

2015 Theme: Rediscover Japan

  • Martial Arts
  • Kimono Fashion show
  • How to make sushi
  • Demonstration Taiko drums
  • Swordsmanship
  • Japanese food & souvenirs for sale

Transportation & Travel Information

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

Departure
6:00 am :: Saturday, September 19, 2015
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
Return
9:00 pm :: Saturday, September 19, 2015

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

Registration Period:
Monday, August 24 – Thursday, September 17th

  • Students must be currently enrolled and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations are required and space is limited to 45.
  • Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.
  • Last day to register is Thursday, September 17th.

Email Request

Send an email to Eileen.Bowers@ws.edurequesting permission to be added to the list of students wanting to take the JapanFest trip.

Include the following information

  • Your Name
  • Student ID W#
  • Cell Phone #
  • STARmail Email Address.

Waiver Form

A Waiver Agreement must be printed, signed and notarized, then delivered to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) to hold a place on the bus. This form can be sent through campus mail for those students not on the Morristown campus.

Download JapanFest Waiver Agreement

Eileen Bowers
CCEN 100
Student Affairs Office
423-318-2347

$5.00 Fee

  • Upon receipt of the waiver, the student will receive a form to take to the cashier's office to pay a $5.00 non-refundable admission fee.
  • When 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 3, 2015 :: Nashville, TN
celebratenashville.org

celebrate nashville cultural festival

This is a free festival held in Centennial Park in Nashville. The Panthenon will be open to visit free of charge during the festival.

Transportation & Travel Information

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

Departure
7:00 am :: Saturday, October 3, 2015
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
The bus will stop at the Smokies Baseball statdium parking lot at approximately 7:30 am to get students that live in that area. Designate "Smokies Baseball Statdium" on your boarding location when registering for the trip.
Return
10:00 pm :: Saturday, October 3, 2015

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

Registration Period:
Monday, August 24 – Thursday, October 1st

  • Students must be currently enrolled and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations are required and space is limited to 45.
  • Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.
  • Last day to register is Thursday, October 1st.

Email Request

Send an email to Eileen.Bowers@ws.edurequesting permission to be added to the list of students wanting to take the Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival.

Include the following information

  • Your Name
  • Student ID W#
  • Cell Phone #
  • STARmail Email Address.

Waiver Form

A Waiver Agreement must be completed, notarized and returned to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) before the reservation with be confirmed. This form can be sent through campus mail for those students not on the Morristown campus.

Download Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival Waiver Agreement

Eileen Bowers
CCEN 100
Student Affairs Office
423-318-2347

Washington DC, Holocaust Museum Trip
Fall 2015 Trip :: Washington DC
Saturday, October 10, 2015 – Tuesday, October 13, 2015

washington dc group shot of students

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 museum and monument sights is done on foot.

Be prepared to walk at a pace of 1 mile in twenty minutes or less. Some of the sights will require that you are on your feet for an hour or more at a time with no stops to rest. The first day we walk about 11 miles, the second another 4-5.

There may be exposure to the extremes of 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.

Departure
7:00 am :: Saturday, October 10, 2015
The bus will leave from the Morristown campus near the tennis courts.
Return
2:00 am :: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

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.

Registration Procedures

Registration Period:
Monday, August 24 – Friday, September 25th

  • Students must be currently enrolled and at least 18 years of age.
  • Reservations will be on a first come, first completed basis and each student must make their own reservation.
  • Last day to register is Friday, September 25th.

Email Request

Send an email to Eileen.Bowers@ws.edurequesting permission to be added to the list of students wanting to take the Washington DC Trip.

Include the following information

  • Your Name
  • Student ID W#
  • Cell Phone #
  • STARmail Email Address.

Waiver Form

A Waiver Agreement must be printed, signed and notarized, then delivered to Eileen Bowers in Student Affairs (CCEN 100) to hold a place on the trip. This form can be sent through campus mail for those students not on the Morristown campus.

Download Washington DC Trip Waiver Agreement

Eileen Bowers
CCEN 100
Student Affairs Office
423-318-2347

$50 Fee

  • Upon receipt of the waiver, the student will receive a form to take to the cashier's office to pay a $50.00 non-refundable reservation fee.
  • When Eileen Bowers receives notification from the cashier's office of this payment, the reservation will be confirmed.

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