Privateer Plunge Guide

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Sunday, August 28

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 28

Student Activities Council 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


Tuesday, August 29

Print in 3D and Experience Virtual Reality *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Location: Library 320) (9:00 AM to 11:00 AM)

Checkout our 3D printer, green screen, motion-capture studio, virtual reality, and high-end computer workstations available for multimedia editing projects in our Innovation Lab. Print out a fidget spinner on the 3D printer and experience Virtual Reality. Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by: Earl K. Long Library (bmcdonal@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

International Karaoke *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(International Center) (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM)

Live out your heavy metal rock band ambitions or go solo channeling your inner Beyoncé at the International Center Student Lounge (located directly across from the University Center's front entrance) August 29th 11AM-1PM. Whether you sing in the shower, in a choir or live on a concert hall stage, your vocals are welcome at this event. Join us for snacks, karaoke, and information about how you can sing karaoke next summer while studying abroad in Japan! This event is sponsored by the Division of International Education.

Sponsored by: Division of International Education (atreed1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Service Fair *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(University Center North Patio) (11:30 AM to 1:30 PM)

Find out about community service opportunities on and off campus! At the Service Fair, you can grab some (free!) food and talk to local New Orleans non-profits.

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

Real Talk *CANCELED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Milneburg Hall Room 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

Get Organized for Fall *CANCELED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Liberal Arts 334) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

You've got classes, work, family, friends, and extra curricular activities to manage this semester. The Learning Resource Center will help you learn tools to manage it all in this interactive workshop. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter for more information and fun events @UNO_LRC!

Sponsored by: Learning Resource Center (mswilli4@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Find Your Balance *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Student Success Center - 1st floor of the library) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Feeling stressed? This workshop will cover symptoms, warning signs, and strategies aimed at reducing stress and creating a more balanced lifestyle. Want to score self-care swag? Door prize provided by the UNO Recreation Center!

Sponsored by: Counseling Services (alstewa1@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Let's Talk Series: Foods of the World presented by the Diversity Engagement Center *CANCELED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(University Center Gallery Lounge) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Please join us for an engaging, interactive discussion led by distinguished emeritus faculty Ann Edwards. This week's topic will focus on foods of the world. Lunch will be provided.

Sponsored by: Diversity Affairs (mkfarle1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Privateer Place- Video Game Tournament *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Privateer Place Main Clubhouse) (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

Privateer Place will be hosting a video game tournament August 29th through 31st. On August 29th at 2:00 PM, students will come sign up for a time slot, there will be two tournaments, one for Madden 2018 and one for Rocket League. The Quarter Finals will take place on August 29th, the Semi-finals on the 30th, and the finals being on the 31st for both tournaments. The winners of each tournament will receive a $25 Visa Gift Card.

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

The Well: Dinner and Worship *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(Milneburg Hall Room 351) (6:00 PM to 7:30 PM)

The Well: Dinner and Worship is BCM's weekly gathering. At 6:00 pm we have a FREE dinner and then at 6:30 pm we gather for worship and Bible Study. We would love for you to join us! Download the "NOLA BCM" app to keep up with BCM Christian Community.

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

College of Sciences Meet-and-Greet *RESCHEDULED DUE TO UNIVERSITY CLOSURE*

(University Center Atrium) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Join the College of Sciences for coffee and cookies! Meet the Dean, talk to your professors, get one-on-one time with your academic advisors, and learn about the programs and resources available to students in the College of Sciences!

Sponsored by: College of Sciences (kthomas6@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue


Wednesday, August 30

Intercultural Conversations *JUST ADDED*

(International Center Student Lounge) (11:00 AM to 11:50 AM)

Join the Intensive English Language Program for a conversation meetup to learn about other cultures, languages, and ideas. Participants will meet students representing more than 20 countries!

Sponsored by: Intensive English Language Program (lcharbon@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

737 Worship Service

(University Center Room 208) (:37 PM to 9:00 PM)

Relevant teaching about life, faith, and God.

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

 


Thursday, August 31

Refresh Yourself

(Library Breezeway) (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM)

Come grab a popsicle for a PENNY and learn about Transfer Student Organization. 

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

Intercultural Conversations *JUST ADDED*

(International Center Student Lounge) (11:00 AM to 11:50 AM)

Join the Intensive English Language Program for a conversation meetup to learn about other cultures, languages, and ideas. Participants will meet students representing more than 20 countries!

Sponsored by: Intensive English Language Program (lcharbon@uno.edu
Social & Culture - Silver

Find Your Balance *NEW DATE*

(Student Success Center - 1st floor of the library) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Feeling stressed? This workshop will cover symptoms, warning signs, and strategies aimed at reducing stress and creating a more balanced lifestyle. Want to score self-care swag? Door prize provided by the UNO Recreation Center! 

Sponsored by: Counseling Services (alstewa1@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Diversity Affairs Book Distribution

(University Center Northside Lobby) (12:30 PM to 2:00 PM)

Come receive a FREE copy of this semester's diversity book! This program is offered each semester for students, faculty, and staff. Participants discuss different perspectives of diversity and inclusion in literature. This event is sponsored by the Office of Diversity Affairs and the Honors Program.

Sponsored by: Diversity Affairs (mkfarle1@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Freshman Jumpstart #2

(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

Bounce Night

(Amphitheater) (8:00 PM to 11:00 PM)

SAC's Bounce Night is a night celebrating New Orleans' bounce music. Light refreshments will be provided. So come out and bounce to some of your favorite beats with us!

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


Friday, September 1

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

Swing Dancing

(Education Building Room 103) (7:00 PM to 8:30 PM)

We'll teach you everything you need to know. No partner required.

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (strhodes@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.