Privateer Plunge Guide

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Sunday, August 20

3 v 3 Basketball Tournament

(Privateer Place Basketball Court) (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)

Privateer Place will host a 3 v 3 basketball tournament at the Privateer Place basketball court. Drinks will be provided and each member of the winning team will receive a $50 Visa Gift Card.

Sponsored by: Privateer Place (daniel.harris@clvusa.com)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Sunday Night Mass

(Newman Center Chapel) (6:00 PM to 6:45 PM)

Join us at the Newman Center for our first Sunday Night Mass of the new academic year. Mass is held every Sunday at 6pm & Mondays - Thursdays at 12 noon in the Chapel at the Newman Center (located across from the University Center and next to the International Center). For more information about Catholic Privateers, UNO’s Catholic campus ministry, visit www.catholicprivateers.org.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White


Monday, August 21

SGA Senate Meeting

(University Center Room 206) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

The Student Government Association invites you to discuss event funding, student concerns, to become more antiquated with the inner workings of student life on campus and more!!!!

Sponsored by: Student Government Association (sgavplegislative@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

SAC General Meeting

(Kirschman Hall 223) (4:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

Want to get involved? Then come to SAC's General Meeting! We will be discussing our upcoming events and how you can help make them successful! Instagram: @unosac Twitter: @uno_sac

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (sac@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Greek 101

(University Center Lobby) (11:00am to 1:00pm)

Have a slice of pizza with the Office of Service Learning and Institutional Community Engagement (SLICE) and learn about what Service Learning is and how to get involved.

SAC Meeting

(University Center Room 208) (4:30pm to 5:30pm)

SAC would like to invite all of our fellow Privateers, new and old, to join us in our first meeting of the fall semester this Monday @ 4:30 in the University Center (Room 208). Take a breather from your new classes and join your favorite programming board to learn more about this organization, our Executive Board, committees, our events, and campus life!

Sponsored by: Greek Life (greeklife@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

"What does it take to be successful?" Banner Signing

(University Center Lobby) (12:00 AM to 12:00 AM)

The Mu Tau chapter of Delta Sigma Theta invites you to come express your thoughts on what it actually takes to be successful by signing a banner that will eventually be hung in the University Center.

Sponsored by: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. (rdbryant@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red


Tuesday, August 22

The Road Ahead

(Student Success Center) (12:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Transferring is a journey and you're just getting buckled in! Join the Transfer Student Organization to talk about the challenges ahead, how to prepare for them, and get some useful information for staying on top of all of your responsibilities.

Sponsored by: Transfer Student Organization (ecanty@uno.edu)
Transfer Track - Green

Letters at the UC

(University Center North Patio) (12:00 PM to 2:00 PM)Come join fraternity and sorority members at between the UC and Recreation Center to learn all about going Greek. Chapters will have their yard letters displayed, and you can meet with each chapter to learn more about them!


Sponsored by: Greek Life (greeklife@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Real Talk

(Milneburg Hall 351) (12:20 PM to 1:20 PM)

You help frame the discussion as we talk about topics that matter most to you.

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (strhodes@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

#GOALS

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (12:30 PM to 1:45 PM)

Let's talk about your #Goals! Stop by and post your goals to our UNO sign and leave words of encouragement for other students.

Sponsored by: Commuters United (ecanty@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Pathways Program Mixer

(Location: TBD) (12:30 PM to 1:45 PM)

*Please note, this event is limited to Pathways Program students only.
Sponsored by: Privateer Pathways (mswilli4@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Zorb Balls! **NEW TIME**

(Privateer Place Field) (12:30 PM to 2:30 PM)

Privateer Place invites UNO students to come enjoy an afternoon of music, snacks, drinks, and Zorb Balls! Zorb Balls soccer is the game of soccer, but each participate climbs into a plastic ball suit to play!

Sponsored by: Privateer Place- Zorb Balls (daniel.harris@clvusa.com)
Social & Culture - Silver

Fall Burger Bash 2017 **Update Date**

(Privateer Place Clubhouse) (6:00 PM to 7:30 PM)

Join BCM Christian Community for a FREE cookout! Find all the ways you can connect with us, meet new friends, and enter to win an Apple iWatch! For more info on BCM please download our app by searching "NOLA BCM" in your phone's app store.

Sponsored by: BCM Christian Community (nolabcm@gmail.com)
Social & Culture - Silver

Late Night with the Greeks

(University Center Ballroom) (7:00 PM to 11:00 PM)

Come spend an evening with the UNO Greek Community. There will be free food, games, and a special appearance from BrUNO! This is a great place to come get all your questions answered before recruitment and meet sorority and fraternity members!

Sponsored by: Greek Life (greeklife@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Wednesday, August 23

Back to School Give Away

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (9am to 11am)

The ladies of The Upsilon Iota Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. would like to invite you to pick up a free pack to school care package! We hope to see you there! You can follow us on instagram @upsiloniotazetas!

Sponsored by: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. (jdbanks1@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

Greek Information Tables

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM)

Come learn more about what it takes to #GOGREEK at UNO!

Sponsored by: Greek Life (greeklife@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Mass and Munch

(Newman Center) (12:00 PM to 1:30 PM)

Mass and Munch is held every Wednesday with Mass beginning at 12:00 noon and lunch to follow. Mass is held within the Chapel of the Newman Center. Come join us for a FREE meal starting at 12:30 PM! All are welcomed to join us for either Mass and/or lunch each week.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

Transfer Student Organization Meeting

(Transfer Track - Green) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Come meet the Transfer Student Organization, find out about events we are having this semester, and get your questions answered!

Sponsored by: Transfer Student Organization (lrprimea@uno.edu)
Transfer Track - Green

Paper Bridge Competition and Civil Engineering Facilities Tour

(UNO Engineering Building) (4:30 PM to 7:30 PM)

ASCE UNO invites you to test out your problem solving mettle in a Paper Bridge Building Contest. Contestants will compete under time constraints to construct a bridge using only poster board. Following the contest there will be a short tour of the Civil Engineering facilities including the Structures, Strength of Materials, and Concrete Lab(s). Refreshments will be served.
ASCE UNO invites you to test out your problem solving mettle in a Paper Bridge Building Contest. Contestants will compete under time constraints to construct a bridge using only poster board. Following the contest there will be a short tour of the Civil Engineering facilities including the Structures, Strength of Materials, and Concrete Lab(s). Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by: ASCE UNO (pdjames@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

737 Worship Service

(Milneburg Hall 179) (7:37 PM to 9:00 PM)

Relevant teaching about life, faith, and God. This event is sponsored by Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship.

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (strhodes@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Movie at the Amp: MEAN GIRLS *NEW MOVIE*

(Amphitheater) (8:00 PM to 10:00 PM)

SAC's annual Movie at the Amp is back! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and movie snacks, and come have a super time with us!

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue


Thursday, August 24

Orleans Parish Voter Registration

(Student Success Center, Earl K. Long Library) (9am to 10am)

Are you an Orleans Parish resident? Stop by the University Center to meet with the Orleans Parish Registrar Voters to ensure that you're registered to vote in time for this year's mid-term elections! Do your civic duty and vote!
From Louisiana but not Orleans Parish? Register to vote!

Sponsored by: Office of Student Affairs (studentaffairs@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

American Marketing Association Interest Meeting

(Kirschman Hall) (12:30 PM to 1:15 PM)

The American Marketing Association invites you to come join us and learn more about our organization while enjoying a free lunch!

Sponsored by: American Marketing Association (adcarte1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

UNO Toastmasters Meeting

(University Center Room 204) (12:30pm to 2pm)

The UNO Toastmasters Club invites you to attend one of our regularly scheduled meetings. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. The world needs leaders. Leaders head families, coach teams, run businesses and mentor others. These leaders must not only accomplish, they must communicate. This is a great opportunity for students to improve their communication and leadership skills as well as develop self-confidence.

Sponsored by: UNO Toastmasters (tinaguillottm@gmail.com)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

#Resist: What is Feminism in 2017?

(The Women's Center) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Join the American Association of University Women (AAUW) for our first bi-weekly meeting of the fall semester! We will be discussing the feminist movement and its history, as well as how the fight for gender equity applies to YOU; this is what AAUW is all about!

Sponsored by: American Association of University Women (dmgaeta@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Volleyball vs. Alcorn State

(Human Performance Center) (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

Cheer on our Privateer Volleyball team and show your school spirit! Admission to all home matches in the Human Performance Center (HPC) is free.

Sponsored by: University Athletics (jludwiko@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

IFC Game Night **JUST ADDED**

(University Center 211) (5:30 PM to 7:30 PM)

Come by UC 211 to meet the fraternities and play some games with the four IFC fraternities at UNO at our second game night! We hope you can make it!

Sponsored by: Fraternity and Sorority Life (greeklife@uno.edu)
Social and Culture - Silver

Volleyball vs. Fordham

(Human Performance Center) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Cheer on our Privateer Volleyball team and show your school spirit! Admission to all home matches in the Human Performance Center (HPC) is free.

Sponsored by: University Athletics (jludwiko@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Service Coalition General Meeting

(University Center 201C) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Give back to your community with the Service Coalition! Come to our general meeting to learn about our days of service, donation drives, recycling, and more!

Sponsored by: Service Coalition (jwcooley@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

Freshman Jumpstart #1

(Milneburg Hall Room 351) (4:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

If you can wrap your head around time & money management, good study habits, health and relationships then, you'll have a great college experience. Discussions on life in college that you can't afford to miss.

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (strhodes@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Lambda Chi BBQ

(Lakefront behind campus) (6pm to 8pm)

A BBQ on campus put on by the brothers of Lambda Chi Alpha. It is a social event where all are welcome to come enjoy some good food and company.

Be An Active Bystander Bash **UPDATED DATE**

(Pontchartrain Hall Courtyard) (7:00 PM to 8:30 PM)

We believe that Privateers look out for each other and take action when they see someone in trouble or facing conflict. Come to our Active Bystander Bash and sign our pledge saying that you care for your fellow Privateers. There will be games, music, information on being an active bystander, and plenty of good food!

Sponsored by: Office of Student Housing (emweidow@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red


Friday, August 25

Volleyball vs. SEMO

(Human Performance Center) (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)

Cheer on our Privateer Volleyball team and show your school spirit! Admission to all home matches in the Human Performance Center (HPC) is free.

Sponsored by: University Athletics (jludwiko@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

 

Commuters United Meeting

(Location: TBD) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Come meet and mingle with Commuters United and other commuter students at UNO!

Sponsored by: Commuters United (ecanty@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Popsicle Social

(Amphitheater) (2:00 PM to 3:00 PM)

Join Unity, UNO's LGBT+ organization, for an afternoon of popsicles and icebreakers! We welcome all students who are interested in equality and LGBT+ issues. Games, music, and popsicles will all be provided so come learn more about us and get to know other like-minded students and community members here on campus.

Sponsored by: Unity (acmarie@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Unity Meeting

(Math Building, Room 102) (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

Come meet the members of Unity as we discuss a new topic each week. Anyone and everyone are welcome to join us!

Sponsored by: Unity (acmarie@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Spikin' Out Ovarian Cancer Table

(Human Performance Center) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

The Deltas on campus invites you to come get informed about ovarian cancer as they enjoy UNO's volleyball match against Fordham University!

Sponsored by: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. (rdbryant@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Game Night

(Pontchartrain South Hall 4th Floor Lounge) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Dominion, Phase 10, Apples to Apples, and more! Bring your friends for a night of friendly competition.

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (strhodes@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Volleyball vs. Fordham

(Human Performance Center) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Cheer on our Privateer Volleyball team and show your school spirit! Admission to all home matches in the Human Performance Center (HPC) is free.

Sponsored by: University Athletics (jludwiko@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Saturday, August 26

Volleyball vs. Alcorn State

(Human Performance Center) (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

Privateer Place will host a 3 v 3 sand volleyball tournament at the Privateer Place sand volleyball court. Drinks will be provided and each member of the winning team will receive a $50 Visa Gift Card.

Sponsored by: Privateer Place (daniel.harris@clvusa.com)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Volleyball vs. Alcorn State

(Human Performance Center) (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
Cheer on our Privateer Volleyball team and show your school spirit! Admission to all home matches in the Human Performance Center (HPC) is free.

Sponsored by: University Athletics (jludwiko@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


*For disability-related accommodations at any of these events, please contact the event sponsor (listed with each event) at least one week in advance. Please refer to our Disability Services website for information on the documentation you will need to provide if you are requesting accommodations.