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Bay Beach Day

Sat, Aug 30     12:00-3:00 Community Center - Bay Beach

Catch one of the shuttle buses at the Community Center for a ride to Green Bay’s famous Bay Beach home of the Sea Dragon and Zippin’ Pippin – Elvis Presley’s favorite roller coaster.  Tickets for the rides are only 25 cents and no ride costs more than a dollar!  Buses start running at 11:45 and stop at 3:00.

Zippin Pippen

Cosmic Bowling at Ashwaubenon Lanes

Sun, Aug 31     6:30 Ashwaubenon Lanes

Bowling in the dark to music?  What could be better?  IT’S FREE!  Buses leave at 6:00 from the Community Center, bowling starts at 6:30.

Ash Lanes

Outdoor Movie – Maleficent

Mon, Sep 1     8:30pm Campus Quad

Catch the summer blockbuster playing on the big screen in the campus quad between the Union and Library.  It will show twice during GB Week; on Saturday, August 30 after the Variety Show and on Monday, September 1st at 8:30.  Make sure you bring a blanket or camp chair!

Maleficent

Shopko Night

Tue, Sep 2     9:30pm Shopko

Join thousands of your UWGB friends at the East Side Shopko for a night of fun, music and discounts.   Buses leave from the Mary Ann Cofrin Hall Circle immediately following Pete Lee, the GB Week Comedian.

Shopko night

Ping Pong tournament

Thu, Sep 4     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

Double-elimination ping pong tournament! FREE to students! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza! Starts in the Phoenix Club at 6:00pm SHARP!

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

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Mario Kart tournament

Thu, Sep 11     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE Mario Kart tournament! Double-elimination bracket! Winner gets champ t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points! Action starts at 6:00pm sharp!

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

mariokart

Billiards Tournament

Thu, Sep 18     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE Billiards tournament! Double-elimination bracket! Starts at 6:00pm SHARP! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points! Signup online: http://challonge.com/50yvhg7

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

billiards

Doubles Ping Pong tournament

Thu, Oct 2     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE for students! Double-elimination bracket! Winning team gets t-shirts, Orv’s pizza, $10 pass points each! Signup online: http://challonge.com/eh8o9kcr

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

playing pong

The Color Run 2014

Sun, Oct 5     10:00am All over Campus!

color-run

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.  Last over 7000 people attended the race on the U.W. Green Bay campus and over $5000 was raised for student scholarships and student organizations.

Mario Kart tournament

Thu, Oct 9     6:00pm The Phoenix Club

FREE for students! Double-elimination bracket! Starts at 6:00pm SHARP! Winner gets t-shirt, Orv’s pizza, $10 in pass points! Signup online: http://challonge.com/fj58ieii

Sponsored by University Union
Contact Alec Dopp at 715-572-6977 or stshorewood2@uwgb.edu with any questions.

mariokart

Bridging the gap between young and old: Part 1

Thu, Oct 16     2:00-3:20pm MAC 111

Do you think you understand how the “older generation” ticks? Think again. A panel of retirees will share their perspectives on family, money, lifelong learning, and whatever you care to ask them. You’ll definitely laugh, you’ll probably be surprised, and you may even be inspired to rethink your own life. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

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Mr. and Miss Phoenix Personality Competition

Wed, Oct 22     7:00pm Phoenix Rooms

Cheer on fellow students as they compete for the title of Mr. and Miss Phoenix! Purchase raffle tickets to win great prizes! Funds will be donated to a Breast Cancer Foundation!

Sponsored by Zeta Omega Tau Sorority
Contact Marleigh Fiedler at 262-501-6343 or fiedma03@uwgb.edu with any questions.

Bridging the gap between young and old, Part 2

Thu, Oct 23     2:00-3:20pm Phoenix Room B

Join us for this very special annual tradition: an open conversation between students and retirees. Discuss life, love, learning, and whatever is on your mind. We move past age-based myths and stereotypes to discover what young and old adults can learn from each other. Refreshments provided. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

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Emerging Leadership Experience

Sat, Mar 7     Bus leaves Saturday morning Sturgeon Bay, WI

Beginning its 6th year, this annual first-year student overnight retreat is designed to help students develop confidence and increase their involvement on campus. Students are nominated and submit an application. The trip is led by ELE alums and a UWGB staff member and takes place at the Team Leadership Center and Sand Bay Lodge in Sturgeon Bay. Participants take the StrengthsQuest assessment. Transportation, meals, and lodging is provided. ” A former participant said, “I learned how to work as a strong, dynamic group–how to work as a team. I also learned that it is easy to make new friends.” Sponsored by Student Life.

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