Privateer Plunge Guide

Week 6

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Sunday, September 17

Finding Passion In Your Career

(University Center 211) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Join us for an interactive panel of UNO Alumni about their journey at the University of New Orleans, selecting the right major and finding passion in their career! Participants should plan to attend the entire time.

Sponsored by: First Year Experience, Career Services, Alumni Affairs (mhoffshi@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Sunday Night Mass

(Newman Center Chapel) (6:00 PM to 6:45:00 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 18

SGA 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

SAC General Meeting

(University Center 208) (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! 

Sponsored by: SAC (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Discovering Your Passion: UNO's Common Read Culminating Event with Ryan Penneau

(University Center Ballroom) (5:00 PM to 6:30 PM)

Ryan Penneau will be joining us at the University of New Orleans where he will lead us in an interactive session on finding your purpose and passion. Ryan will also touch on the themes found in this year's Common Read book, Callings. A buffet-style dinner will be served at the end of the event! All attendees are expected to stay for the duration of the program.

Sponsored by: University Success 1001 (mhoffshi@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

 


Tuesday, September 19

Commuter Worship Service

(Milneburg Hall 351) (12:20:00 PM to 1:20:00 PM)

Relevant teaching about life, faith, and God at a more convenient time for those who don't live on campus.

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

UNO Dining from A to Z

(The Galley - University Center) (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

From Allergies to Zucchini and everything in between. Learn how to maintain a healthy weight in college, navigate the dining halls when you have dietary restrictions, check out our new vegan station, and more!

Sponsored by: Campus Dining (Aramark) (mezzanares-daniel@aramark.com)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Strategies to Beat the Midterm Blues

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

Don't let midterm stress give you the blues! Join the Learning Resource Center for an interactive workshop to learn quick and easy study strategies that will be sure to deliver. For more information on this or other events follow us on Instagram and Twitter @UNO_LRC!

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

Talk Like a Pirate Contest

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

Ahoy, matey! Stop by the University Center and show us how well YOU can talk like a pirate for your chance to win!

Sponsored by: IDS (srhayes@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

PB&J Time

(University Center Plaza) (110:30 AM to 12:30 PM)

It's Peanut Butter Jelly Time! Join SAC for free PB&J sandwiches and refreshments to help you get through Hump Day!

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


Wednesday, September 20

Mass and Munch

(UNO 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 and Service - White

Orientation Leader Interest Meeting **JUST ADDED**

(Privateer Pride Room) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Did you love Orientation? Do you love UNO? Come and see if being an Orientation Leader is right for you! As an Orientation Leader you will learn more about UNO, become a Leader, and gain great friends. Please come to this meeting to learn more about the Orientation Leader position and application process.

Sponsored by: New Student Orientation (nso@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

UNO Pride Parade

(Friendship Circle) (1:00 PM to 2:00 PM)

Unity, UNO's LGBTQ+ organization, invites LGBTQ+ identified students and allies to march with us in UNO's second annual Pride Parade! We'll meet at the Friendship Circle and from there march around campus together. We invite everyone interested to come out with shirts, posters, or anything else that shows your pride alongside the executive board of Unity!

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

Transfer Student Organization Meeting

(Privateer Pride Room) (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

Beginner Yoga 101/ Classic Yoga

(Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room 1) (4:30 PM to 6:00 PM)

Beginner Yoga- an intro to yoga poses, sequences, principles, balance, breathing, and meditation. Classic Yoga- a meditative class that brings together form and function of mind and body.

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

737 Worship Service

(Milneburg Hall Room 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 21

Job Search Strategies Workshop: A Smarter Way To Job Search

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

This workshop will cover various successful job search strategies to help you find that desired job. Your job search campaign will include targeting your market, marketing yourself, utilizing social networking sites, the importance of follow-up and much more. You will also learn how to better navigate our Career Compass database and how to maximize your efforts when searching for internships, part-time and full-time career opportunities.

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

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

(University Center 208) (12:30 PM to 1:30 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: Career Services (trshoema@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Dapper Down Thursday

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

Make sure to come dressed to impress to have a good time with a DJ and an array of games for your enjoyment!

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

Diversity Book Discussion

(University Center Gallery Lounge 201C) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

The Diversity Book Discussion is a program offered each semester to 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

Service Coalition General Meeting

(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 #5

(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

Volleyball vs. University of the Incarnate Word

(Human Performance Center) (6:30 PM to 8:30 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

NBC Stand Up Comedy Tour

(The Cove) (7:00 PM to 10:00 PM)

Want to laugh? Then join SAC at the Cove as it hosts the NBC Stand Up Comedy Tour! These award-winning comedians were selected by NBC in a nationwide search for the best comic in America! This is one show you will not want to miss!

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


Friday, September 22

"Legal" DUI

(University Center Gallery Lounge) (12:30 PM to 1:45 PM)

Try your hand at a mini obstacle course while wearing beer goggles. This is event is to simulate and bring awareness to driving while intoxicated.

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

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 23

Volleyball vs. Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

(Human Performance Center) (12:00 PM to 2:00 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

Paper Lantern Night

(Homer L. Hitt Alumni & Visitor's Center) (7:00 PM to 9:30 PM)

UNOVASA invited you to join our event Paper Lantern Night! It is the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, also known as Tet-Trung-Thu. This is a fun-filled event with many cultural performances consisting of singers, dancers, and actors performing on stage to celebrate and inform others of the festival. We also have traditional foods and beverages for the audience to enjoy during the program. Admission is free to the public and everyone is welcomed! 

Sponsored by: University of New Orleans Vietnamese American Student Association (vppham@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Sunday, September 24

Sunday Mass

(UNO Newman Center) (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 and Service - White


Monday, September 25

Equal Pay Bake Sale

(Earl K. Long Library Breezeway) (10:00 AM to 2:00 PM)

September 25th is Native American Women's Equal Pay Day; because of the pay gap, this date symbolizes how far into the year Native American women must work to earn what men earned in 2016. At this bake sale, the price you are charged will reflect and offset the wage gap.

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

Lets Chat About... Open Forum

(TBD) (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Student Government Association invites you to 'Lets Chat About It', an open forum over free lunch. Come with questions about Student Government, What the Senate and Court does, What Improvements have been made on Campus and more.

Sponsored by: Student Government Association (sgavplegislative@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Student Activities Council General Meeting

(University Center 208) (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 (rgwilli1@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver


Tuesday, September 26

Fall 2017 Part-Time, Full-Time and Internship Job fair

(University Center Ballroom) (10:00 AM to 2:30 PM)

Don't miss this opportunity to network and land the perfect position! Please be sure to dress professionally and bring multiple copies of your resume. Register through your Career Compass account below! 

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

Commuter Worship Service

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

Relevant teaching about life, faith, and God at a more convenient time for those who don't live on campus.

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

Let's Talk Series: Families of the World presented by the Diversity Engagement Center

(University Center 210) (12:30 PM to 1:30 PM)

Join us for an engaging, interactive discussion led by distinguished emeritus faculty Ann Edwards. This week's topic will focus on family and its different cultural structures from around the world. Lunch will be provided.

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

SJP Meeting

(Math 123) (12:30 PM to 2:00 PM)

Come join us for a meeting! Enjoy free snacks with us and get to know the core membership! Everyone is welcome, Palestinian or others!

Sponsored by: Students for Justice in Palestine at UNO (sstaley@uno.edu)
Community & Service - White

Newman Night

(Newman Center) (6:00 PM to 7:30 PM)

Join the Catholic Privateers for our monthly Newman Night. It is a night full of prayer, games, and FREE dinner. 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)
Community & Service - White

Neon Night @ The Amp

(Transfer Student Organization) (6:00 PM to 9:00 PM)

This is a family freindly event with video games, board games, light displays, and fire twirlers! 

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


Wednesday, September 27

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

Cultural Conversations

(TBD) (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

SAC's award-winning Cultural Conversation Series is back! Join SAC as we discuss some buzz-worthy topics in today's society. This is a safe, open environment for you to share your opinions and learn more about today's current events!

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

Field Day with the Rec

(Human Performance Center Fields) (3:00 PM to 6:00 PM)

Join the Recreation and Fitness Center for a fun day of playing old school field day activities!

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

737 Worship Service

(Milneburg Hall 179) (7:37:00 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

Healthy Relationships 101

(University Center 206) (12:00 AM to 1:30 PM)

This workshop will focus on defining and identifying characteristics of both healthy and unhealthy relationships.

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


Thursday, September 28

"The Hunting Ground" Viewing

(University Center 206) (12:15 PM to 1:30 PM)

The film captures mavericks Andrea Pino and Annie Clark, survivors who are taking matters into their own hands -- ingeniously employing Title IX legal strategy to fight back and sharing their knowledge among a growing, unstoppable network of young women who will no longer be silent.

Sponsored by: Student Accountability & Disability Services and Counseling Services (aaking@uno.edu)
Social & Culture - Silver

Cultural Cafe presented by the Diversity Engagement Center

(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. This event is sponsored by the Office of Diversity Affairs.

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

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

Hangout @ The Amp

(Amphitheater) (4:30 PM to 6:00 PM)

Come join us for the evening! Enjoy free food with us and learn more about SJP, as you hang out and get to know new people. Everyone is welcome, Palestinian or others!

Sponsored by: Students for Justice in Palestine (sstaley@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Yeah, You Write!

(Sandbar at the Cove) (6:00 PM to 8:00 PM)

Yeah, You Write! is a biannual event where undergraduate students read original creative works.

Sponsored by: Department of English (kchosa@uno.edu)
Academic & Traditions - Blue


Friday, September 29

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

PBSU's Fashion Show

(University Center Ballroom) (7:00 PM to 9:30 PM)

Come enjoy a night full of fashion, design, and entertainment featuring designers and performers from the New Orleans/Baton Rouge area. Admission is FREE for all UNO students!

Sponsored by: Progressive Black Student Union (csuggs@uno.edu)

Social & Culture - Silver


Saturday, September 30

UNO Party in Pink Zumbathon

(Recreation and Intramural Sports Complex) (10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

Zumba Fitness event for the entire community!!! Wear PINK and spread the word ! We are encouraging everyone to get CREATIVE with their PINK ATTIRE! There will be a LIVE DJ, photo booth, and numerous giveaways and raffles!

Sponsored by: Student Government Association (ttbrown1@uno.edu)
Health, Wellness & Personal Development - Red

Swampball 2017

(The Quad) (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)

The UNO Ambassadors present the perfect opportunity to destress with some mud volleyball! Anyone can play: the event isn't limited to students! And if you're not interested in getting dirty, students are welcome to spectate and partake in live music, lunch, and sno-balls! If you're interested in making a team, contact us at ambassadors@uno.edu. Be sure to follow the Ambassadors instagram @unoambassadors for updates!

Sponsored by: UNO Ambassadors (kgalleg1@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.