Student Activities Calendar
March 6th, 2015
SoUndwave: Spring Concert
Robertson Center5:00pm - 10:00pm
SoUndwave is a large-scale concert inside the Robertson Center featuring Grammy nominated band, Plain White T’s. The concert is open to the Southwestern community, as well as the general public. Ticket information is available at www.southwestern.edu/soundwave!
March 25th, 2015
Leadership Development Series: Passing the Baton - Effective Officer Transitions
Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center7:00pm - 8:00pmOne of the most difficult things that occur at the end of one term and the beginning of another is the transition between leaders. What happened last year? Is your organization reinventing the wheel every year? A thorough Leadership Transition plan will provide an organization with continuity so that next year’s officers can build on the knowledge gained rather than starting from ground zero.
March 27th, 2015
Workshop with Ebony Stewart
Olin 1114:00pmPoet and educator Ebony Stewart will lead an open workshop. Check back soon for more details.
In addition to this workshop, Ebony will perform her poetry at 8:00 pm in The Cove.
Friday Night Live: Ebony Stewart
The Cove8:00pmThis week’s FNL will feature spoken word artist Ebony Stewart. Ebony is a three-time Slam Champion from Austin. She has shared stages with Buddy Wakefield and the late Amri Baraka. She also coached the Neo-Soul slam team finishing 1st place in Group Piece Finals in 2012, coached the Austin Poetry Slam team leading them to 5th place in 2013 at the National Poetry Slam, and coached the TheySpeak Poetry Slam team finishing top 8 in the world at Brave New Voices in 2014. Ebony is currently on her RISE! Tour, promoting sexual health, body image and healthy relationships through performance and workshops.
In addition to this performance at FNL, Ebony will give a workshop at 4:00 pm in Olin 111.
March 29th, 2015
Community Chest Application Deadline
Does your student organization need money for an engaging, entertaining, interactive and inclusive program? Apply for funding!
April 10th, 2015
Friday Night Live: Mission IMPROVable
The Cove8:00pmThis week’s FNL features improv comedy group, Mission IMPROVable. Mission IMPROVable was named Campus Activities Magazine’s 2013 Entertainer of the Year and 2014 Reader’s Choice Comedy Act of the Year. They require audience suggestions and participation as co-agents in the comedians’ hilarious “missions”.
April 18th, 2015
Cinematic Saturday: “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”
The Cove8:00pmCinematic Saturday is a monthly movie series featuring pre-home release films. For this event we will be showing “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”. Free popcorn will be provided, as always!
April 22nd, 2015
Leadership Development Series: The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team
Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center6:00pm - 7:00pmAll teams, even the best ones, struggle. This session will identify the root causes of politics and dysfunction on teams, and the keys to overcoming them and building an effective team.
April 24th, 2015
Friday Night Live: Game Night
Bishops Lounge7:00pmThis week’s FNL is Game Night, an annual event co-sponsored by UPC and the Computer Science Club. Play a variety of video games, including old favorites such as Atari, Pac-Man, and Nintendo, and the latest and greatest such as Super Smash Brothers. Or join your friends for a board game. Snacks will be served.