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2017 Welcome Week Schedule 

Tuesday, September 5

7:30am-5:30pm - Life Saver Stations, Student Union Southwest Entry & Hoeschler Clock Tower

Hoeschler (Clock) Tower

Do you need help finding your classroom or building? Stop by the Life Saver Station and we will help you find your way!

Sponsored by: Fraternity and Sorority Life

8am-4:30pm - Drop-in Academic Advising, 1140 Centennial Hall

Uncertain of your major or your fall classes?  Stop by during drop-in hours and chat with an academic advisor.

Sponsored by: Academic Advising Center & Career Services

 

10:30am-2:30pm – Erberts and Gerberts Grand Opening, First Floor, Student Union

Sponsored by: University Dining and University Centers

 

7:00pm-9:00pm – S’mores and More on the Union Lawn

            Lawn Games, Caricatures, Prize drawings, S’Mores, Cotton Candy, Music

Sponsored by: University Centers and University Dining

Wednesday, September 6

10:30am-1:00pm - Sample the City & & Ugetconnected Volunteer FairStudent Union Lawn

Sponsored by: CAB and COVE Programming

Check out La Crosse area businesses and UWL campus organizations as they promote their products and services right here on campus! Sample free food, enjoy live music, pick up free product samples, purchase select merchandise and get to know more about the La Crosse community.  In the case of inclement weather, this event will be cancelled and not rescheduled.

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board (CAB)

 

8am-4:30pm - Drop-in Academic Advising, 1140 Centennial Hall

Uncertain of your major or your fall classes?  Stop by during drop-in hours and chat with an academic advisor.

Sponsored by: Academic Advising Center & Career Services

 

10:00am-3:00pmPart-time Job Fair, The Bluffs,2nd floor, Student Union

Looking for a job? Both on and off-campus employers will be attending.

Sponsored by: Academic Advising Center & Career Services 

Noon-6pm – Popcorn Wednesdays– Information Center

Sponsored by University Centers and Information Center Staff

Thursday, September 7

 

8am-4:30pm - Drop-in Academic Advising, 1140 Centennial Hall

Uncertain of your major or your fall classes?  Stop by during drop-in hours and chat with an academic advisor.

Sponsored by: Academic Advising Center & Career Services

 

5:00-7:30pm - The Price is Right-style Game Night, The Bluffs, 2nd floor, Student Union

Come play games, eat delicious food, and learn the basics of managing your personal finances with the It Make$ Cents! Money Management Team.  Game night provides FREE pizza and beverages.  Great prizes to be won in the end!

Sponsored by: It Make$ Cents! Money Management Center

 

5:00pm - Women's Soccer vs Carthage College (Wis.), Soccer Field, Veteran’s Memorial Field Complex

**Free admission with your student Eagle ID**

6:00pm1,2,3 Thursday, Entertainment Café, Lower Level, Student Union

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

 

Friday, September 8

8am-4:30pm - Drop-in Academic Advising, 1140 Centennial Hall

Uncertain of your major or your fall classes?  Stop by during drop-in hours and chat with an academic advisor.

Sponsored by: Academic Advising Center & Career Services

 

8am-Midnight – Free Games in the PLAYroom

(prize giveaways – enter by checking out equipment at Info Center)

Sponsored by: University Centers

 

11am-3pm - Get the Scoop on Greek Life, Drake Field

Sponsored by: Fraternity & Sorority Life

 

11:30 am – 1:30 pm - Patio Days, Union Lawn/Patio

Sponsored by: University Dining and University Centers

 

4-8pm – Welcome Week Jamboree, Drake Field

Rainsite: Mitchell Hall

Carnival games, activities and more!

Sponsored by: Interfraternity Council (IFC)

 

7:00pm – Free Movie Fridays - Baby Driver, Theater, Lower Level, Student Union

9:30pm – Free Movie Fridays - Baby Driver, Theater, Lower Level, Student Union

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

Saturday, September 9

9am – Women’s Tennis vs Winona State University (MINN)

**Free admission with your student Eagle ID**

11am – 7pm – Pride in the Park, Riverside Park

The Pride Center and the Center: Seven Rivers LGBTQ Center invites you to come celebrate PRIDE with us!  All are Welcome!

 

11:00 am  Badgers Game in the E-Café

Sponsored by University Centers

 

3pm – Women’s Tennis vs. University of Wisconsin – River Falls

**Free Admission with your student Eagle ID**

3:00pm – Saturday Cinema Baby Driver, Theater, Lower Level, Student Union

7:00pm – Saturday Cinema Baby Driver, Theater, Lower Level, Student Union

Noah Hoehn (DJ), Time & Location TBD, more information at www.uwlax.edu/cab

Sunday, September 10

3:00pm - Women's Soccer vs Gustavus Adolphus College (Minn.) Soccer Field, Veteran’s Memorial Field Complex

**Free admission with your student Eagle ID**

 

3:25pm – Packer Game –  E-Café 

Sponsored by University Centers

Green and Gold specials in the Concessions area: Mt. Dew and Nachos or Popcorn = $2.00

Tuesday, September 12

5-6:30pm – LGBTQ+ Welcome Social, 2130 Student Union

Come meet the Pride Center staff, Rainbow Unity and Transform executives!  This event is an opportunity to reconnect with friends, meet new people, and help create a community of pride!  Food, friends, and FUN!!

7-9pm – Learn S’more about Greek Life, Hall of Nations, Centennial Hall

Grab a s’more and learn about Fraternity & Sorority Life at UWL.

Sponsored by: Fraternity & Sorority Life

Wednesday, September 13

11:00am-3:00pm - Involvement Fest, Wittich Field – Rain Site: The Bluffs, 2nd floor, Student Union

Involvement Fest is a campus classic open to all students. Take the first steps to becoming involved at UWL by connecting with more than 100 campus and community organizations!

Sponsored by: The COVE

 

7-9pm – Panhellenic Open House, Theater, Lower Level, Student Union

Sponsored by: Panhellenic Council



Thursday, September 14

6:00pm – 1, 2, 3 Thursday, Entertainment Café, Lower Level, Student Union

Sponsored by: Campus Activities Board (CAB)

 

7-9pm - Panhellenic Open House, Theater, Lower Level Student Union

Sponsored by: Panhellenic Council