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A lot happens in a year at Otterbein—from fun and friends to traditions and milestones.

A lot can happen in just one year at Otterbein.

A lot can happen in just one year at Otterbein.

And it all begins with earning your wings at First Flight orientation!

And it all begins with earning your wings at First Flight orientation!

You're not a Cardinal until you've...

You're not a Cardinal until you've...

Moved in to your new Cardinal nest, gone on a doughnut run to Schneiders,

Moved in to your new Cardinal nest, gone on a doughnut run to Schneiders,

and learned the 'Love Song' at Freshman Convocation.

and learned the "Love Song" at Freshman Convocation.

You'll flock to campus traditions...like homecoming!

You'll flock to campus traditions...like homecoming!

Show off campus on Family Weekend...

Show off campus on Family Weekend...

And sing at the annual tree lighting!

And sing at the annual tree lighting!

Add these events to your calendar...

Add these events to your calendar...

Get geared up for laser tag at Bash @ the 'Bein

Get geared up for laser tag at Bash @ the 'Bein

Lip sync for your life at Greek Week and...

Lip sync for your life at Greek Week and...

Dress up for the Mayne Hall Halloween party

Dress up for the Mayne Hall Halloween party

Dance at OtterTHON to help a good cause...

Dance at OtterTHON to help a good cause...

Or get the crowd going with the marching band.

Or get the crowd going with the marching band.

Add some siblings to your life and become a member of the Greek family!

Add some siblings to your life and become a member of the Greek family!

Don't forget to add another layer of paint to the rock!

Don't forget to add another layer of paint to the rock!

Take the Service Plunge and make a difference...

Take the Service Plunge and make a difference...

You help build a better community at Otterbein!

You help build a better community at Otterbein!

Got game?

Got game?

Compete or cheer for NCAA Division III of the Ohio Athletic Conference with 10 Men and Women sports teams!

Compete or cheer for NCAA Division III of the Ohio Athletic Conference with 10 Men and Women sports teams!

Ride with one of the nation’s best Equine programs...

Ride with one of the nation’s best Equine programs...

Or get your workout going at the Rec Center.

Or get your workout going at the Rec Center.

You can even be the Cardinal yourself - Cardyl!!!

You can even be the Cardinal yourself - Cardyl!!!

Make the grade because when it's 11:1, you really know your professors...

Make the grade because when it's 11:1, you really know your professors...

So pick your favorite study spot!

So pick your favorite study spot!

Hands on is a must...

Hands on is a must...

Get an internship or professional experience.

Get an internship or professional experience.

Don’t forget to earn your 5 CARDS

Don’t forget to earn your 5 CARDS

Otterbein is the perfect spot...

Otterbein is the perfect spot...

So walk uptown for Fourth Friday...

So walk uptown for Fourth Friday...

And explore all Columbus has to offer, too.

And explore all Columbus has to offer, too.

Your years as a Cardinal will fly--so have fun and make the most of it.

Your years as a Cardinal will fly--so have fun and make the most of it.

What started with a march towards Cowan for First Year Convocation...

What started with a march towards Cowan for First Year Convocation...

Will end with a line up on Towers lawn and a march towards commencement and your future.

Will end with a line up on Towers lawn and a march towards commencement and your future.

This is where it begins...

This is where it begins...life-long friends, new opportunities and professors who care about your success...

It's the place that will always be like home.

It's the place that will always be like home.

What will your first year at Otterbein have in store for you?

What will your first year at Otterbein have in store for you?