Office of Student Activities

Student Activities Calendar

September 22nd, 2016

  • Image preview National Hazing Prevention Week
    All Day
    Did you know that every year since 1970 there has been a hazing related death on a college campus? This week we will be raising awareness of hazing, as well as discussing how we can work together to help make Southwestern a hazing free zone.
  • Image preview NHPW: “Hazing: The Hidden Horror” Screening & Discussion
    Olin 110, F.W. Olin Building
    6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Hazing: The Hidden Horror highlights a troubling trend that is plaguing high school and college athletic programs across the country.  This program is an in-depth look at 3 hazing related incidents across the country and the impact on the victims, their parents, and the perpetrators.

September 23rd, 2016

  • Image preview National Hazing Prevention Week
    All Day
    Did you know that every year since 1970 there has been a hazing related death on a college campus? This week we will be raising awareness of hazing, as well as discussing how we can work together to help make Southwestern a hazing free zone.
  • Image preview 5th Annual Greek Chili Cookoff
    McKenzie Drive/Fraternity Row
    5:00pm - 7:00pm
    To end National Hazing Prevention Week, our Greek organizations are uniting against hazing and participating in a chili cookoff.  Come out to McKenzie Drive and enjoy some chili made by each of our Greek organizations. There will be a crowd vote, so make sure you vote for your favorite.
  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Comedy Magician Ben Seidman
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    Enjoy a night of comedy, intrigue, and magic with the University Programming Council. Comedy magician Ben Seidman, the former Resident Magician at Mandalay Bay and current co-star of Travel Channel’s Magic Outlaws, brings his unique act to the Southwestern Community. Be a part of the magic! The show begins at 8:00 P.M. in The Cove.

September 27th, 2016

  • Image preview National Voter Registration Day
    McCombs Campus Center
    11:00am - 1:00pm
    To celebrate National Voter Registration Day, stop by our table in the concourse for information about registering to vote, changing your address, or applications for a ballot by mail. Your Vote, Your Voice!

September 30th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Painting with a Twist
    McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    The University Programming Council is bringing Painting with a Twist to campus! Enjoy this FREE painting workshop. Participants will receive their own canvas and all the necessary supplies. FREE food will be provided along with games and prizes. 

    Advanced registration required. More details coming soon. 

October 4th, 2016

  • Image preview Leadership Development Series: H3 Leadership
    Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center
    6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Leadership is hard work, so leadership must be habitual work. Great leadership habits take time, so it’s time to get started. Come learn about the 3 H’s of leadership and the key habits that will build your core leadership framework. This session provides a proven process on how not only to run but finish well in the leadership race.

October 14th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Comedian Chloe Hilliard
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    9:30pm
    Friday Night Live’s comedy series continues with stand-up comedian Chloe Hilliard. Blending the areas of journalism and comedy, Chloe brings an upbeat and hilarious perspective to culture and entertainment. She’s been featured on shows including NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” and “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”. The show begins at 9:30 P.M. in The Cove.

October 15th, 2016

  • Image preview Cinematic Saturday: Ghostbusters
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    Bring your friends to Cinematic Saturday to answer the classic question “Who you gonna call?” Check out the movie trailer below for a sneak peek. We’ll be providing free popcorn. The event begins at 8:00 P.M.

October 21st, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: SU Showcase
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    9:30pm
    Check out your fellow Pirates at this Southwestern tradition. Students will have the opportunity to display their talents in singing, dancing, spoken word, and more. The event begins at 9:30 P.M. in The Cove.

October 28th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Hypnotist Sean Bott
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    Kickoff your Halloween weekend with a night filled with mental tricks and hypnosis. Described as a “crazy blend of Jack Black and Criss Angel,” Sean Bott brings his incredible show to The Cove beginning at 8:00 P.M.

November 4th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Dive-In Movie: The Shallows
    Walzel Pool, Corbin J. Robertson Center
    10:00pm
    The University Programming Council is taking movie going to a new level. Join us in the Walzel Pool for an immersive showing of The Shallows. The events begins at 10:00 P.M.

November 11th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: SU Drafthouse presents The Secret Life of Pets
    McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    The University Programming Council is bringing a little Austin flare to this movie night. Come out for SU Drafthouse and see The Secret Life of Pets. Enjoy free food and beverages. The screening begins at 8:00 P.M. in the McCombs Ballrooms.

November 15th, 2016

November 18th, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Step n’ Stroll
    Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    A classic SU Tradition, this event brings together fraternities and sororities from across Central Texas to compete in a unique strolling contest and exhibition. The event begins at 8:00 P.M. in Bishops Lounge. 

November 19th, 2016

  • Image preview Cinematic Saturday: Suicide Squad
    The Cove, McCombs Campus Center
    8:00pm
    It’s bad vs. evil. Join us for tonight’s showing of the summer blockbuster, Suicide Squad. Free popcorn will be provided. Check out the movie trailer below. The event begins at 8:00 P.M. 

December 2nd, 2016

  • Image preview Friday Night Live: Casino Night
    Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center
    7:00pm
    End the semester on a high note at Casino Night. Each guest is given FREE chips to play with. Earn more chips throughout the night for your chance to walkaway with amazing prizes right before the holiday season.