Columbus State University's Student Life division will host a welcome back picnic for RiverPark campus students, faculty and staff today from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Woodruff Park between Dillingham Street and Bay Avenue.
The CSU mascot, Cody, a DJ and the CSU cheerleading squad will entertain at the event. There will also be commemorative T-shirts, airbrush tattoos, food and beverages, snow cones and mist machines outside the main tent.
Various representatives from student organizations also will be on hand to recruit new students.
Fall semester classes at the university began today.
For more information, call 706-568-2273.