Privateer Plunge Guide

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Tuesday, August 28

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

W.A.R.
Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Katrina Memorial

Water As Recreation: Hardcore splish splashin'. Sponsored by Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (cgomes@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Tuesday, September 4th

BCM Lunch Bunch

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: The Cove

BCM Lunch Bunch is a weekly gathering for students to hangout, have lunch together, and talk through spiritual, social, and cultural questions. You can purchase your food at The Cove or bring your own. Look for the Lunch Bunch logo when you come in and join us!

Sponsored by: BCM Christian Community (nolabcm@gmail.com)
Orange - Involvement

Meet the Writing Coaches

Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: UNO Writing Center, Liberal Arts 334

The UNO Writing Center invites students to come and meet the writing coaches, who will guide them through the process of writing academic papers. As graduate assistants in English, the coaches are experienced writers who know all the tricks of the trade and look forward to sharing their knowledge with students of all levels. Refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by: UNO Writing Center (ifink@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Orientation Leader Interest Meeting

Time: 12:15 PM to 12:50:00 PM
Location: Privateer Pride Room, 1st Floor of Library

Are you interested in becoming an Orientation Leader? Do you like helping others? Do you love UNO? Come to our interest meeting to learn what being an Orientation Leader is all about!

Sponsored by: New Student Orientation (aegremi1@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Real Talk

Time: 12:20 PM to 1:20 PM
Location: Milneburg Hall 351

You help frame the discussion as we talk about topics that matter most to you. Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (cgomes@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Career Fair Orientation

Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: University Center 208

If you are planning on attending the on campus Fall 2018 Job Fair for Internships, Full-time and Part-time employment, please come to the Campus Orientation first! This Orientation is important and we will cover event details, registration for the event, attire, networking with employers to secure same day interviews and will answer any questions that you may have. The Career Fair is open to all UNO students and Alumni and open to all majors and class levels!

Sponsored by: Career Services (trshoema@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Privateer Pride Parade

Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: Throughout Campus

Join UNITY in marching in its third annual LGBT+ Pride Parade on campus! Bring your flags, sashes, and signs, and don't forget to wear rainbows! The route will start and finish at The Friendship Circle, going all throughout campus. Come show your pride!

Sponsored by: Unity (dmgaeta@uno.edu)
Blue - Traditions

IFC 101

Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Innsbruck Suite- University Center

Come learn about what it means to join the Interfraternity Council at UNO! All students interested in joining a Greek organization will be required to attend at least one session of Greek 101, NPHC 101, or IFC 101.

Sponsored by: Fraternity & Sorority Life (ntemple@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Wednesday, September 5th

Wake Up Wednesday

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Student Success Center

First Year Experience would like you to join us for free breakfast and a chance to meet your first year team.

Sponsored by: First Year Experience (dtsmith4@uno.edu)
Blue - Traditions

Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Library Breezeway

The Department of Chemistry, the Graduate Chemistry Society and the Alpha Chi Sigma Chemistry Fraternity invites you to cool off with some ice cream, instantly made to order. Join chemistry faculty, graduate students and majors for this free event.

Sponsored by: Department of Chemistry (mtrudell@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Mass and Munch

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: Newman Center

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. The UNO Newman Center is located across from the University Center and next to the International Center.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Location: University Center 208

Your resume is an important tool to market your experiences to employers. This workshop will cover what information is necessary or most important on a resume and how you can communicate your education, skills, and experiences most related to the type of position you are seeking. We will also discuss cover letters and why it is important to customize them for each specific employer. Recommended: A resume is not required to participate, however bring a copy of your resume to use as a reference during the workshop.

Sponsored by: Career Services (trshoema@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

It's Real: College Students & Mental Health

Time: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: University Center 206

Sponsored by Counseling Services & the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, It’s Real is a documentary featuring the stories of college students across the country. Discussion will follow.

Sponsored by: Counseling Services (alstewa1@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

International Games

Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: International Center Lounge

Let the games begin! If you are looking for a fun time that is rich in social interaction meeting nice new people and playing different games to tease your brain, this is your opportunity to do so. This event is sponsored by the Division of International Education. Don’t forget to bring your friends! Facebook: @uno.internationaleducation / Twitter: @UofNO_INTL / Instagram: @unostudyabroad

Sponsored by: International Center (kjkrohn1@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Anthropology/Sociology Ice Cream Social

Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Milneburg Hall 351

From finding the bones to figuring out the culture wars, from food cultures, to religious rituals, from social statistics, to great stories, from the car of the future, to understanding the workplace...anthropology and sociology have the best research and some of the hottest job opportunities. Join us for free Ice Cream and Cookies and learn more about why you should study anthropology and sociology!

Sponsored by: Anthropology & Sociology (dberiss@uno.edu)
Blue - Traditions

Cultural Conversation: NEW Orleans

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: University Center Innsbruck Suite

The Student Activities Council is hosting our NACA award winning Cultural Conversation. If you're interested in New Orleans cuisine, music, and celebrations, you should come out to this fun filled night. Show up early for a taste of New Orleans culture and don't miss out on a cultural conversation as unique as our city!

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (avmoncad@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Thursday, September 6th

IFC Game Night

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Captain's Quarters Student Lounge

Join the Inter-fraternity Council (IFC) for games and snacks!

Sponsored by: Fraternity & Sorority Life (ntemple@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

737 Worship Service

Time: 7:37:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Milneburg Hall 179

Relevant teaching about life, faith, and God. Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

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

SAC Mini Golf

Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: The Cove

Not sure what to do in-between classes? Join the Student Activities Council for a round of putt-putt! We'll have a fully functional mini golf course set up at the Cove for all students to enjoy.

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (kegaienn@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Financial Literacy: Women and Money

Time: 12:15 PM to 1:15 PM
Location: University Center Gallery Lounge Room 201B

Join us for an engaging discussion led by Gay Parvazi, UNO Federal Credit Union Marketing and Business Development Manager, as she discusses the impact of financial literacy on women during their careers. For more information, please contact diversity@uno.edu. Follow us on Facebook @UNODiversity.

Sponsored by: Diversity Engagement Center (mkfarle1@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Escape The Heat

Time: 12:30 PM to 1:15 PM
Location: Kirschman Hall Breezeway

Escape the Heat and enjoy snowballs from the American Marketing Association!
Follow us on Instagram @ama_uno

Sponsored by: American Marketing Association (adcarte1@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Get To Know The Poets (Free Verse)

Time: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Location: University Center Gallery Lounge

The Young Poets Society invites you to play some ice breaker games as well as listen to and learn how to write Free Verse Poetry .

Sponsored by: The Young Poets Society (dadarwee@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Fall Kick Off

Time: 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Student Success Center

The Transfer Student Organization would like you to join us for our Fall Kick Off! Stop by and spend some time connecting with transfer students, enjoying some free food, and learning what our organization is about!

Sponsored by: Transfer Student Organization (mnganger@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Freshman Jumpstart #2

Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Milneburg Hall 351

If you can wrap your head around time and money management, good study habits, health and relationships, you'll have a great college experience. Join us for discussions on college life that you can't afford to miss. Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship

Sponsored by: Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship (cgomes@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

RISK Tournament

Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: The Sandbar

UNO’s Model United Nations invites all students to participate in our first ever timed RISK Tournament! Risk is a strategy board game of diplomacy, conflict, and conquest. The game is played on a board depicting a political map of the earth, divided into forty-two territories, which are grouped into six continents. Learn how to move armies of playing pieces and form alliences while meeting new students. Free food available!

Sponsored by: UNO Model United Nations (rwottall@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Speak Your Peace

Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Pontchartrain North Hall 4th Floor Lounge

Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Pontchartrain North Hall 4th Floor Lounge

Join us for free dinner and a judgement free discussion on some pressing topics in the African American community. Bring a friend! Follow our Instagram @uno.pbsu to keep up with all things PBSU!

Sponsored by: Progressive Black Student Union (tbmiles@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

NPHC 101

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: University Center Ballroom

Come learn about the unique culture of National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations, and how to join!

Sponsored by: Fraternity & Sorority Life (ntemple@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Friday, September 7th

Resources for Student Veterans and Dependants

Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: Veterans Lounge

The men and women of Omega Delta Sigma National Veteran's Fraternity will be providing an overview of resources on campus including pertaining to Veterans and additional resources pertaining to Dependent students. We will be going over our Chaplin resource along with VSO, and counseling for Combat Vets.

Sponsored by: Omega Delta Sigma LA-A (maoliver@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

Earth and Environmental Sciences Open House

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Earth and Environmental Sciences Building

This event will give new students (or current students) the opportunity to take a look into what activities and studies go on in the Earth and Environmental Sciences department. Rooms will be open displaying fish samples, mineral samples, microscopes, fossils, A delta flume, and seismic data. There will also be some EES related raffles/giveaways. Students will interact with current EES students and faculty to find out if EES could be the major for them!

Sponsored by: Earth and Environmental Sciences (Jllevesh@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

UNO Privateers Volleyball vs. Bethune Cookman

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Location: Human Performance Center

UNO Privateers Indoor Volleyball 2018 Invitational

Sponsored by: UNO Privateers Athletics (masteinm@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

UNO Privateers Volleyball vs. Prairie View A&M

Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Human Performance Center

UNO Privateers Indoor Volleyball 2018 Invitational

Sponsored by: UNO Privateers Athletics (masteinm@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

UNO Comedy Club Presents: Trash Open Mic

Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: The Sandbar

The UNO Comedy Club invites students to watch and perform stand-up comedy in our own Sandbar. Hosted by a member of the UNO Comedy Club, and with open performance slots for anyone, it's a great chance to students to practice comedy sets, try stand-up for the first time, or go see free comedy on the comfort of campus. Sign-up to perform opens 30 minutes before the show. Sets are 4 minutes.

Sponsored by: UNO Comedy Club (dplamplu@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Saturday, September 8th

Privateer Place 3v3 Sand Volleyball Tournament

Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: Privateer Place Volleyball Court

Privateer Place will host a 3v3 sand volleyball tournament. Each player from the winning team will receive a $25 Visa Gift Card.

Sponsored by: Privateer Place (drharris13@yahoo.com)
Orange - Involvement

UNO Privateers Volleyball vs. Jackson State

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Location: Human Performance Center

UNO Privateers Indoor Volleyball 2018 Invitational

Sponsored by: UNO Privateers Athletics (masteinm@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

UNO Privateers Volleyball vs. Morgan State

Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Human Performance Center

UNO Privateers Indoor Volleyball 2018 Invitational

Sponsored by: UNO Privateers Athletics (masteinm@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement

Sunday, September 9th

Saints Season Kickoff

Time: 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Captain's Quarters Student Lounge

The UNO Student Government Association invites you to join us in the Captain's Quarters for the first regular season Saints game. We will have plenty of snacks and the pool table will be available. Come cheer on the Saints against the BUniversity Centercaneers. Who Dat!

Sponsored by: Student Government Association (joynballard@gmail.com)
Orange - Involvement

Sunday Mass

Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Location: Newman Center Chapel

Join us at the Newman Center for this week's Sunday Night Mass. 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, follow us on Facebook.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Silver - Resources

AMDG

Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Newman Center

AMDG (After Mass Discussion Group) is a chance for you to work with Fr. Dennis Hayes, Chaplain of the Newman Center, to explore deeper the meanings of Scripture, History, and Tradition within the Catholic Church. Each week, we will focus on a different aspect of the Catholic faith. All students are welcome to join us directly after Mass.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Orange - Involvement