Privateer Plunge Guide

Week 4

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Sunday, September 3

Sunday Night Mass

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

Join us at the Newman Center for Sunday Night Mass. Mass is held every Sunday at 6 PM & 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, September 4

Senate Meeting

(University Center 208) (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

W.A.R.

(The Quad) (1:30 PM to 3:30 PM)

Hardcore splish splashin’. Water As Recreation. Bring some sunscreen! This event is sponsored by Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship.

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

Model United Nations Info Session

(International Center Lounge) (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

Come join Model United Nations for an info session to see what we're all about and what we do. We will discus our club and the National Model United Nations Conference in New York.

Sponsored by: Model United Nations (hdmilan@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

BOKWA Punch n Strike

(Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room 1) (7:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Easy to learn, yet challenging enough to keep you coming back for more! This is a high intensity cardio workout that incorporates kickboxing with energizing and addictive music.

Sponsored by: Recreation and Intramural Sports (egavila1@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red


Tuesday, September 5

Clearly You Crystals * RESCHEDULED TO SEPT 18 DUE TO FLOODING IN HOUSTON*

(University Center) (10:00 AM to 2:00 PM)

SAC's novelty event for September is Clearly You Crystals! Come stop by the UC Atrium, and get your face put in a crystal for free! Show your friends and family just how much you razzle and dazzle!

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

 

Strengths Coaching

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

Now that you know your Top 5 from taking StrengthsQuest or StrengthsFinder in UNIV 1001, learn more about how your Top 5 work together for your success. Ask about how your Top 5 can help you in classes, at work, or with your friends.

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

Meet Your Writing Coaches

(Liberal Arts 334) (11:00 AM to 2:00 PM)

Athletes need coaches to get to the top of their game and so do writers! Come and meet your Writing Coaches over iced coffee and cupcakes and find out how you can amp up your writing skills for all those papers your professors will be assigning soon--if they haven't done so already. Students who think they "suck in English"are especially welcome: We will help you become strong and confident writers!

Sponsored by: UNO Writing Center (ifink@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Service Fair *NEW DATE*

(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

Cool Off with AAUW

(The Quad) (5pm to 7pm)

It's way too hot outside! Luckily, we have popsicles! Grab one from the American Association of University Women (AAUW) on your way to class!

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

ChemiCarnival

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (12:00 PM to 3:00 PM)

The professional chemistry fraternity Alpha Chi Sigma is hosting free, fun and delicious chemistry demos! Run on liquid without sinking, eat liquid nitrogen ice cream, blow carbon dioxide bubbles, try body marbling and more!

Sponsored by: Alpha Chi Sigma Professional Chemistry Fraternity at UNO (mhibino@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

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

The Well: Dinner and Worship

(Milneburg Hall) (5pm to 7pm)

The Well: Dinner and Worship is BCM's weekly gathering. At 6pm we have a FREE dinner and then at 6:30pm we gather for worship and Bible Study. We would love for you to join us!

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


Wednesday, September 6

Wake Up Wednesday

(Student Success Center - Library 1st Floor) (9:00 AM to 11:00 AM)

Join First Year Experience as we mingle and enjoy free breakfast in our Student Success Center. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about Success Coaching and talk about any concern or questions you might have.

Sponsored by: First Year Experience (ijburgos@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Privateer Place- Video Game Tournament *NEW DATE*

(Privateer Place Main Clubhouse) (10:00 AM to ???)


Privateer Place will be hosting a video game tournament. The winners of each tournament will receive a $25 Visa Gift Card.

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

Strengths Coaching

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

Now that you know your Top 5 from taking StrengthsQuest or StrengthsFinder in UNIV 1001, learn more about how your Top 5 work together for your success. Ask about how your Top 5 can help you in classes, at work, or with your friends.

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

INKredible Semester

(University Center) (11:30 AM to 12:30 PM)

Students will receive an Alpha Xi Delta pen and a scantron.

Sponsored by: Alpha Xi Delta (vrpeluso@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Job Fair Orientation: How to be Successful at a Job Fair

(University Center 208) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

If you are planning on attending the Fall 2017 on campus Job Fair, 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 Job Fair is open to all UNO students and Alumni and open to all majors and class levels!

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

Undergraduate Research Interest Session

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

Research is the search or discovery of new information through creative and scholarly works. The purpose of this event is to introduce students, regardless of discipline, to research, funding mechanisms and opportunities and current undergraduate research initiatives at UNO. This event is open to ALL students regardless of academic major. Light refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by: Office of Research & Sponsored Programs (esigler@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

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

NAMI Kick-Off Event

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

Stop by and learn about how you can walk to raise awareness of mental illness and reduce stigma. #Jointhemovement

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

Transfer Student Organization Meeting

(Privateer Pride Room, Privateer Enrollment Center) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Come meet the Transfer Student Organization, find out about events and opportunities available this summer, and get your questions answered!

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

Campus Tour Guide Interest Meeting

(Privateer Pride Room, Privateer Enrollment Center) (3:30 PM to 4:30 PM)

Come join us for refreshments and to learn more about being a campus tour guide! This interest meeting will give you an opportunity to hear about all of the personal, professional, and social benefits associated with being a campus tour guide and recruiting new Privateers. #UNO Proud

Sponsored by: Enrollment Services (allukens@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Why Ice Cream Goes With Anthropology & Sociology!

(Milneburg Hall 351) (3:30 PM to 4:30 PM)

Why do Anthropology and Sociology go with Ice Cream? Join us on September 6, at 3:30, in MH 351 to find out. Meet the faculty, hear about the amazing things you can do with anthropology and sociology, meet our majors, learn about the Anthropology and Sociology Club. Eat ice cream, and maybe cookies too.

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

Trivia Night: Cars and Trucks Edition

(The Cove) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Come test your knowledge about cars and all things automobiles! The person or team to win will win awesome UNO prizes.

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

NHPC 101

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

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

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

737 Worship Service

(Milneburg Hall 179) (7:37 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, September 7

 

Print in 3D and Experience Virtual Reality *NEW DATE*

(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

Strengths Coaching

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

Now that you know your Top 5 from taking StrengthsQuest or StrengthsFinder in UNIV 1001, learn more about how your Top 5 work together for your success. Ask about how your Top 5 can help you in classes, at work, or with your friends.

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

International Karaoke *NEW DATE*

(International Center) (11:00 AM to 12:30 PM)


Live out your heavy metal rock band ambitions or go solo channeling your inner Beyonce at the International Center Student Lounge (located directly across from the University Center's front entrance). 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

Comforting Lunch!

(Chapel of the Holy Comforter 2220 Lakeshore Dr.) (11:30 AM to 1:30 PM)

Free Lunch! Now that I've got your attention, come join us at the Chapel of the Holy Comforter for a free lunch! Lunch is held every Thursday during both fall and spring semesters!

Sponsored by: Chapel of the Holy Comforter (Dmlowe@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

Resume & Cover Letter Workshop: A Resume That Works

(University Center 208) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

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.

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

Dapper Down Thursdays

(University Center Courtyard) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Dress to impress every Thursday and come hang with your Progressive Black Student Union! Games and a DJ will be provided to make sure each event is a success!

Sponsored by: Progressive Black Student Union (csuggs@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Cultural Cafe: Bangladesh Student Association

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

Please join us for lunch and experience displays, music, and food from other cultures from around the world. This event is sponsored by the Office of Diversity Affairs.

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

Neon Bowling

(University Center 212) (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 #3

(Milneburg Hall 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

Transfer Talk Series: Starting Over

(Privateer Pride Room) (5:30 PM to 6:30 PM)

Whether you're right where you want to be, hit a bump in the road, or have a setback - starting over is never easy. Join the Transfer Student Organization to start your journey and turn your uncertainty to encouragement and goals.

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

SAC's Match Game

(The Cove) (5:30 PM to 7:30 PM)

SAC is bringing one of America's favorite game shows to the Cove! Join us for SAC's Match Game and see if you can match with some of UNO's campus celebrities! Match enough people, and you could leave with an awesome prize!

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Board Games and Beignets

(Newman Center) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

What's better than Board Games and Beignets! Join the Catholic Privateers at our annual Beignet event. All are welcome to join us at the UNO Newman Center located across from the University Center and next to International Center.

Sponsored by: Catholic Privateers (cjlazari@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Let's Talk Ovarian Cancer

(Milneburg Room 119) (6:15 PM to 7:30 PM)

In this seminar, the Mu Tau Chapter will discuss ovarian cancer and its stages, what it is, treatments and statistics.

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

Love Is Louder

(Amphitheater) (7:00 PM to 8:30 PM)

The Love is Louder Movement is a collaboration between MTV and the Jed Foundation to build an outpouring of support for those feel bullied or suicidal. This UNO event is an empowering opportunity for students to express their belief that "love is greater than the internal and external voices that bring us down". There will be music, food, and a clothesline project where students can share moments that they have felt the love or helped someone else feel the love just when they needed it the most.

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


Friday, September 8

Strengths Coaching

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

Now that you know your Top 5 from taking StrengthsQuest or StrengthsFinder in UNIV 1001, learn more about how your Top 5 work together for your success. Ask about how your Top 5 can help you in classes, at work, or with your friends.

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

Unity Meeting

(Math 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! www.facebook.com/unityatuno unityuno.blogspot.com

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


Saturday, September 9

Volunteer with Service Coalition

(Off-Campus) (7:30 AM to 3:00 PM)

Join the Service Coalition for the first service day of the semester! Email us at volunteer@uno.edu for more information, and pick up an application at the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership (UC-222).

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

XA Hide -N- Seek

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

Remember the things you became "too cool" to do in high school? Well, now you are in college and you get to do them again! Come play Hide -N- Seek with Chi Alpha!

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.