Office of Student Activities

Student Activities Calendar

April 22nd, 2014

  • Image preview Leadership Development Series: Outstanding! How to Make Your Organization Exceptional
    Margaret Shilling Room, McCombs Campus Center
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Every day outstanding organizations do things and promote standards that ensure they will be successful.  People in these organizations hold values and take actions that are not always easy or obvious, but that are fundamentally powerful.  Come learn the principles and behaviors that distinguish such organizations from the pack, and learn how to integrate them in to your organization.

April 23rd, 2014

  • Image preview Student Organization Calendaring Meeting
    Connie Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center
    6:00pm
    The Calendaring Meeting is for student organizations to add their events to the 2014-2015 Student Activities events calendar. The events on this calendar are used to update the calendar in the Commons, the take-away calendars, the Mood-Bridwell and Mood Shearn kiosk calendars, and the chalkboard in The Cove. This is a perfect opportunity to get FREE advertising for your organization’s events.

April 25th, 2014

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Retro Game Night
    Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center
    7:00pm
    Snacks! Photobooth! Listen to LIVE Music! Compete with friends on Dance Dance Revolution! Bring your own handheld systems for our Streetpass Corner! 

    -Super Smash Bros Tournament @ 8 pm, sign up at our concourse table, or at the event until 7:50 pm
    -Costume Contest! Dress up like your favorite video game character or a 90’s nerd!

    Systems Include: Gamecube, Play Station 1, Pong, Atari 2600/7800, NES, Nintendo 64, Sega Genesis, Sega CD, Sega Saturn, Sega dreamcast, Xbox original, Xbox 360, Odyssey 2, Intellivision, Super NES, Pinball, and Pachinko! 

    Games Include: Pac Man, Gallaga, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, Pokemon Stadium, Pokemon Snap, Starfox, Sonic, Echo, Robocob vs. Terminator, Pitfalls, ET Escape from Planet Earth, Journey, Gauntlet, Street fighter 2, Metroid, Space invaders, Tetris, Mario Brothers, Party
    Dance Dance Revolution, Star Wars, and even hand-held games!

    Co-Sponsored by SU’s Computer Science Club

April 26th, 2014

  • Image preview Cinematic Saturday: “The Hobbit- The Desolation of Smaug”
    8:00pm
    Cinematic Saturday presents The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug.  The dwarves, along with Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf the Grey, continue their quest to reclaim Erebor, their homeland, from Smaug. Bilbo Baggins is in possession of a mysterious and magical ring. As always, free popcorn will be served.

April 30th, 2014

  • Image preview Sustainability Symposium
    McCombs Campus Center, Ballrooms
    6:00pm
    2014 Environmental Studies Capstone class presentation on the past, present, and future of sustainability at Southwestern University.  This presentation will highlight the significance of environmental, social, and economic sustainability at institutions of higher education, with a focus on Southwestern’s role as a campus and community leader in sustainability efforts. The presentation will be followed by a short interactive session in which we invite our audience to provide feedback and advice for our ongoing efforts. A reception immediately follows the event.