The Collegian

Meet State makes college transition easy for new Jacks

Meet State makes college transition easy for new Jacks

Landon Dierks

August 18, 2018

Friday, August 18, 2,200 to 2,400 students were moved into their residence hall during Meet State. Meet State assists students in getting moved in but also helps new students create relationships with volunteers and gives incoming-freshman a big welcome to campus. Toby Uecker, the coordinator of Meet State...

Dorm, sweet dorm: how new students decorate

Dorm, sweet dorm: how new students decorate

Haley Halvorson

August 18, 2018

Meet State was full of excitement and commotion while moving nearly 2,200 freshmen into their residence halls at South Dakota State University. And after the furniture has been moved in the room and parents have said their goodbyes, new freshmen get to work decorating and organizing to make it feel lik...