Privateer Plunge Guide

Week 5

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Sunday, September 10

Sunday Night Mass

(Newman Center Chapel) (6:00 PM to 7:00 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 11

Mindfulness Meet-Up

(University Center 212) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Join us for four, monthly 60-minute sessions providing instruction, practice, and discussion of mindfulness techniques and skills. Learn how to focus on the present moment and reduce stress.

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

SafeSpace Training

(University Center 206) (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

All students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in this training to learn more about the LGBTQ+ community and ways to be a more effective ally on and off campus. Attendees are required to attend the full session but will leave SafeSpace trained. Refreshments will be served. To learn more and RSVP, please visit safespace.uno.edu.

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

SAC General Meeting

(University Center 208) (7pm to 9pm)

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 (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Tuesday, September 12

Can You Walk on Water?

(The Quad) (11:00 AM to 2:00 PM)

The Department of Chemistry invites you to "Walk on Water" in our non-newtonian fluid pool. Enjoy liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream as you watch your friends walk, run or dance across our pool of Oobleck.

Sponsored by: Chemistry (mtrudell@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Start Strong Fest

(University Center Gallery Lounge) (11:30 AM to 1:00 PM)

Hosted each Fall, we help to kick start your semester! Join First Year Experience, the 4 Colleges, and representatives from various offices to ensure a successful academic year. Come learn about minors and special programs, co-curricular activities and resources that can help you develop in mind, body and spirit. Food and entertainment will be provided.

Sponsored by: First Year Experience (ijburgos@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

UNOFCU. . . NACHO AVERAGE BANK

(Homer L. Hitt Alumni & Visitor's Center) (12:00 PM to 1:30 PM)

NACHOS/REFRESHMENTS/Chance to WIN $100. Stop by YOUR on-campus credit union for lunch at our Nacho Bar and a chance to WIN $100! Open your FREE savings account while you're here and we'll deposit your first $10.00 in it for you! FREE!!! That's right! We're NACHO Average Bank! We're your CREDIT UNION!

Sponsored by: UNO Federal Credit Union (gay@unofcu.org)
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

Interviewing Workshop: An Interview With Success

(Milneburg Hall Room 351) (12:20pm to 1pm)

Whether you are applying for an internship or full-time job, the interview is one of the most important parts of the application process. This workshop will outline the different types of interviews, teach you how to best prepare for your interview, provide you with strategies to answer some of the most commonly asked interview questions and the importance of follow-up. The importance of networking will be discussed and tips will be provided to expand your network.

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

Real Talk

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

Let's Talk Series: Religions and Belief Systems presented by the Diversity Engagement Center

(University Center 201C) (12:20 PM to 1:20 PM)

Join us for a captivating conversation led by distinguished emeritus faculty Ann Edwards. This week's topic will include religion and belief systems of the world. Lunch will be provided.

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

Students for Justice in Palestine First Meeting!

(Math 123) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Come join us for a meeting with an introduction to SJP and what we stand for and our plans for the semester! Enjoy free snacks with us and get to know the core membership! Everyone is welcome, Palestinian or other!

Sponsored by: Students for Justice in Palestine at UNO (sstaley@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

"Serial Feminism: Resistant Domesticity in Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women' Series"

(Liberal Arts 236) (12:20 PM to 1:20 PM)

The UNO Women's Center and the Women's & Gender Studies Faculty invites students, faculty and staff to join them for the first Coffee Talk Lecture of the academic year. Dr. Stacy Nicklow will speak about her research on girls' fiction, specifically Alcott's "Little Women" series. Coffee and snacks will be provided.

Sponsored by: Women's Center & Women's and Gender Studies Faculty (lverner@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Model United Nations Info Session

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

Come join us and see what UNO's Model United Nations is all about! We will discus our club, class and National Conference in New York.

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

ZUMBA

(Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room 1) (5:00 PM to 5:45 PM)

Takes the work out of work-out, by mixing low intensity and high intensity moves for an interval style, calorie burning dance fitness party.

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

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

(University Center 208) (5:30 PM to 6:30 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: UNO Career Services (trshoema@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

The Well: Dinner and Worship

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

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

Psychology Meet & Greet

(The Quad) (12:00 PM to 12:00 PM)

UNO's honor society psychology, Psi Chi, invites you to meet and greet the Psychology faculty, graduate students, and Psi Chi members. This is a chance to find out what's going on in psychology, eat pizza, and mingle with your fellow students.

Sponsored by: Psi Chi (canselmi@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Wednesday, September 13

College of Sciences Meet and Greet **Resecheduled**

(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 Science (kthomas6@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

Rise with COBA

(Kirschman Hall Atrium) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Snack and chat with your College of Business Advisors. Bring your questions or we will have questions for you.

Sponsored by: College of Business Administration (mjgaffne@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

It's Real: College Students & Mental Health

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

It's Real is a documentary featuring the stories of six college students. The film reveals mental health conditions experienced by young adults and how students can successfully manage them. Light refreshments will be provided.

Sponsored by: Counseling Services & The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (alstewa1@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Ace the 3 B's: Budget, Borrow & Build Credit Like an Adult

(University Center 206) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

FICO, APR, NSF... Personal finances can seem like an entirely different languages, especially when you're starting out on your own. Learn the basics of how to budget your money, build your credit and borrow wisely as a young adult to set yourself up for lifelong financial freedom in this presentation sponsored by Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union.

Sponsored by: Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union (kmartin@jeffersonfinancial.org)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Transfer Talk Series: Not Your Typical Transfer

(University Center 211) (5:30 PM to 6:30 PM)

Join the Transfer Student Organization and learn about opportunities at UNO for non-traditional students. A non-traditional student is defined as anyone over 25. However, this event is open to everyone. Find out about resources and opportunities for all walks of life, make friends, and information about the Transfer Student Organization!

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

Poetry with a Twist

(University Center 211) (7:00 PM to 9:00 PM)

Got a poem you want to share? Want your voice to be heard? Then join SAC for its first ever Poetry with a Twist! This is an open-mic night for poets and spoken word artists to read their works! There will also be canvases and paint for you to craft while you enjoy some great poetry!

Sponsored by: Student Activities Council (snmitche@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 14

Popcorn and Possibilities

(University Center) (11:00 AM to 2:00 PM)

Join the Learning Resource Center for free popcorn and while you learn about all the possibilities for support on campus. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @UNO_LRC for more information and other free events!

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

Getting Down to Business

(Kirschman Hall Atrium) (12:00 PM to 1:30 PM)

Meet the College of Business Career Coaching Center staff and Business student organization representatives.

Sponsored by: College of Business Administration (mjgaffne@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

American Marketing Association Guest Speaker

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

The American Marketing Association invites you to our monthly guest speaker event. Come meet successful marketing professionals while you enjoy a free lunch!

Sponsored by: American Marketing Association (adcarte1@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue

UNO Toastmasters Meeting

(University Center 204) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

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

Ace the 3 B's: Budget, Borrow & Build Credit like an Adult

(University Center 206) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

FICO, APR, NSF... Personal finances can seem like an entirely different languages, especially when you're starting out on your own. Learn the basics of how to budget your money, build your credit and borrow wisely as a young adult to set yourself up for lifelong financial freedom in this presentation sponsored by Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union.

Sponsored by: Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union (kmartin@jeffersonfinancial.org)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Freshman Jumpstart #4

(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

Open Mic Night

(Cove) (7:00 PM to 9:00 PM)

Showcase your talents at the PBSU "Open Mic Night" -- all are welcome!

Sponsored by: PBSU (tjmingo@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Friday, September 15

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!

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


Saturday, September 16

XA Olympics

(The Amphitheater) (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

Prove yourself as a competitor and team player in the Chi Alpha Olympics with your brains and brawn. Athletic wear encouraged. Getting dirty possible.

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.