Student Activities Calendar
August 26th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Comedy Juggler Marcus Monroe
Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmEnd the first week of classes on a high note at Friday Night Live with comedy juggler Marcus Monroe. He’s performed at some of the largest music festivals in the country including Bonnaroo, Summerfest, and Outside Lands. Tonight, Marcus will bring his high energy juggling and comedy to Southwestern. The show begins in at 8:00 PM in Bishops Lounge.
August 31st, 2016
Student Involvement Fair
Walzel Courts, Corbin J. Robertson Center5:00pm - 6:30pmLooking to get involved on campus? Come to the Student Involvement Fair and meet our over 100 registered student organizations and other offices/departments across campus.
September 2nd, 2016
Friday Night Live: Comedian Francisco Ramos
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmJoin the University Programming Council for a night of laughs with stand-up comedian, Francisco Ramos. The former “Last Comic Standing” Top 10 finalist will bring his unique brand of cultural comedy and enthusiasm to Southwestern. The show begins at 8:00 P.M. in The Cove.
September 9th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Tje Austin
Get a taste of the Austin music scene with singer-songwriter, Tje Austin. The former contestant on NBC’s The Voice will be bringing his soulful sound to The Cove beginning at 9:30 P.M. Bring your friends and check him out!
September 15th, 2016
Leadership Development Series: Recruiting & Retaining Members
Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center5:30pm - 6:30pmThe first Leadership Development Series presentation of the semester focuses on the tips and tricks organizations can use to entice people to join your organization and how to keep the members you already have. This workshop is great for every organization!
September 16th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Flashback Friday
Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center9:30pmUPC is bring back the 90s! Join us for Flashback Friday featuring Austin based cover band, The After Party. Enjoy FREE food, a soda bar, photo booth, games, and more. The event kicks off at 9:30 PM in Bishops Lounge.
September 17th, 2016
Cinematic Saturday: Finding Dory
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmGrab your friends and head to this month’s Cinematic Saturday for a showing of Finding Dory! Free popcorn will be provided. Check out the movie trailer below. The event begins at 8:00 P.M.
September 23rd, 2016
Friday Night Live: Comedy Magician Ben Seidman
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmEnjoy a night of comedy, intrigue, and magic with the University Programming Council. Comedy magician Ben Seidman, the former Resident Magician at Mandalay Bay and current co-star of Travel Channel’s Magic Outlaws, brings his unique act to the Southwestern Community. Be a part of the magic! The show begins at 8:00 P.M. in The Cove.
September 30th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Painting with a Twist
McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmThe University Programming Council is bringing Painting with a Twist to campus! Enjoy this FREE painting workshop. Participants will receive their own canvas and all the necessary supplies. FREE food will be provided along with games and prizes.
Advanced registration required. More details coming soon.
October 4th, 2016
Leadership Development Series: H3 Leadership
Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center6:00pm - 7:00pmLeadership is hard work, so leadership must be habitual work. Great leadership habits take time, so it’s time to get started. Come learn about the 3 H’s of leadership and the key habits that will build your core leadership framework. This session provides a proven process on how not only to run but finish well in the leadership race.
October 14th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Comedian Chloe Hilliard
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center9:30pmFriday Night Live’s comedy series continues with stand-up comedian Chloe Hilliard. Blending the areas of journalism and comedy, Chloe brings an upbeat and hilarious perspective to culture and entertainment. She’s been featured on shows including NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” and “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”. The show begins at 9:30 P.M. in The Cove.
October 15th, 2016
Cinematic Saturday: Ghostbusters
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmBring your friends to Cinematic Saturday to answer the classic question “Who you gonna call?” Check out the movie trailer below for a sneak peek. We’ll be providing free popcorn. The event begins at 8:00 P.M.
October 21st, 2016
Friday Night Live: SU Showcase
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center9:30pmCheck out your fellow Pirates at this Southwestern tradition. Students will have the opportunity to display their talents in singing, dancing, spoken word, and more. The event begins at 9:30 P.M. in The Cove.
October 28th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Hypnotist Sean Bott
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmKickoff your Halloween weekend with a night filled with mental tricks and hypnosis. Described as a “crazy blend of Jack Black and Criss Angel,” Sean Bott brings his incredible show to The Cove beginning at 8:00 P.M.
November 4th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Dive-In Movie: The Shallows
Walzel Pool, Corbin J. Robertson Center10:00pmThe University Programming Council is taking movie going to a new level. Join us in the Walzel Pool for an immersive showing of The Shallows. The events begins at 10:00 P.M.
November 11th, 2016
Friday Night Live: SU Drafthouse presents The Secret Life of Pets
McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmThe University Programming Council is bringing a little Austin flare to this movie night. Come out for SU Drafthouse and see The Secret Life of Pets. Enjoy free food and beverages. The screening begins at 8:00 P.M. in the McCombs Ballrooms.
November 15th, 2016
Leadership Development Series: The Wisdom of Walt - Leadership Lessons from the Happiest Place on Earth
Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center6:00pm - 7:00pmHow do you go from dreaming of a theme park to building one? Come learn about Walt Disney’s vision, knowledge, and methods and how they can be turned into actionable lessons. Through historical vignettes about Disneyland, as well as examples and exercises, learn how you can apply Walt’s wisdom to improve your leadership skills.
November 18th, 2016
Friday Night Live: Step n’ Stroll
Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmA classic SU Tradition, this event brings together fraternities and sororities from across Central Texas to compete in a unique strolling contest and exhibition. The event begins at 8:00 P.M. in Bishops Lounge.
November 19th, 2016
Cinematic Saturday: Suicide Squad
The Cove, McCombs Campus Center8:00pmIt’s bad vs. evil. Join us for tonight’s showing of the summer blockbuster, Suicide Squad. Free popcorn will be provided. Check out the movie trailer below. The event begins at 8:00 P.M.
December 2nd, 2016
Friday Night Live: Casino Night
Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center7:00pmEnd the semester on a high note at Casino Night. Each guest is given FREE chips to play with. Earn more chips throughout the night for your chance to walkaway with amazing prizes right before the holiday season.