Spirit Week Throwback Thursday means you can dress like you’re a college student from the 1960s, ’70s, ’80s or your favorite decade. Homecoming & Family Weekend festivities kick into high gear tonight with the Pep Rally! Students selfies – #SUspiritweek – are automatically entered in a daily contest with a great prize for the daily winner. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
October 23, 2014
Pre-Pay for the Food Tent between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center. Students can use their meal plans at the Oct. 25 Homecoming Tailgate food tent, or pre-pay $5 for the food tent. You’ll get a wristband at gate on Saturday. Food includes bratwurst, hamburgers and other tailgate classics. Individuals 21 and older can purchase drink tickets at the gate. All Homecoming Tailgate Party activities are FREE.
Homecoming Dance Tickets on Sale between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. – or until tickets are sold out – in the Brandt Student Center. The dance is at 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Bright Box Theater (15 N. Loudoun St., third floor, downtown Winchester). Tickets are $5 per SU student, $10 non-Shenandoah student, and space is limited. Students 21 and older receive 2 drink tickets at the dance entrance (included in the $5 ticket price). Additionally, beer is available for $3, wine is $4 and mixed drinks are $5 each. Saturday night, shuttle vans will take students from the Brandt Student Center main entrance to Shenandoah’s Feltner Building on Loudoun Street, running continuously from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
The Bulletproof Mind: Mental Preparation for Combat is from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Halpin-Harrison Hall, Stimpson Auditorium. Lt. Col. Dave Grossman has been a keynote speaker at major national and international law enforcement training organizations and agencies. His presentation at Shenandoah University is designed for anyone who carries a gun or is in a position of safety. Participants can receive their DCJS certification from the City of Winchester Police Department as well as transcripts for CEUs from Shenandoah University and a certificate of completion from the Center for Lifelong Learning. Cost is $49. Contact Center for Lifelong Learning Coordinator Jo Miller at 540/665-5442 or email@example.com
PB&J Sandwiches, crafted with love by the brothers of Phi Mu Alpha, are on sale from 9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Thursday in the Ruebush Hall lobby. Sandwiches are $1 each. Contact PMA member Colin Maher at firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Gym at Sport Rock in Sterling, Va., allows you to climb for two hours (three climbs). Van from the Armstrong/BSC parking lot at 3 p.m.; be back on campus around 7 p.m. Trip is limited to 8 students. After three free climbs, students can choose to pay $5 for each additional climbs. Set up belay training in advance with Shenandoah Outdoor & Adventure Recreation (SOAR) coordinator & outdoor education instructor Alice Morgan via 540/542-6533 or email@example.com (This trip is scheduled on the fourth Thursday of every month.) FREE
Lobsterfestis during dinner hours at the Allen Dining Hall. Use your meal plan or pay cash at the door. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
XFit Class with instructor Chuck Perrin is from 6 to 7 p.m. in the East Campus Commons ballroom. XFit is a high-intensity, full-body workout similar to Insanity and P90X. Classes are open to SU students and employees of all skill or fitness levels. Bring water, a towel and a mat. Contact email@example.com FREE
Faculty-Coach Open Play is from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center Game Room. Students are encouraged to invite their coaches and professors to compete in air hockey, billiards, table tennis, and/or basketball the Game Room. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org FREE