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Events Schedule

Road Trip Bingo

Mon, Oct 10     7pm Phoenix Room B

Come for a chance to win road-tripping essentials while you play for free! Snack on trail mix before you hit the road with your prizes!

Intergenerational series: Bridging the gap between young and old (panel)

Thu, Oct 13     2-3:20pm 1965 Room

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. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

Intergenerational series: Bridging the gap between young and old (small-group discussions)

Thu, Oct 20     2-3:20pm 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. Sponsored by Student Life, Human Development, and Learning in Retirement.

UWGB Nites

Fri, Oct 21     10pm-1am University Union

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Come partake in the late-night fun while we fill the University Union with crafts, games, and more! Everything is free and fun-just for you!

Book discussion: “Big magic: Creative living beyond fear” (Elizabeth Gilbert)

Tue, Oct 25     5-7pm Heritage Room, Union

bigmagic“Gilbert [writes] with sincerity and humility about the joy that creativity has given her…. If you enjoyed Eat, Pray, Love, if you are drawn to self-help or inspirational books, or if you just like to bask in another person’s positive glow, you’ll love Big Magic.” –Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Register to receive a free copy of the book and join our discussion. http://www.uwgb.edu/student-life/events/registration.asp  Refreshments provided.

 

 

Family Weekend

Sat, Oct 29     Various Times Various Places

All families affiliated with the University community are invited to come to campus for Family Weekend. Most events are free or low cost. Possible events include Packer tours, Comedy City, and an ice cream social.

Registration and ticketing information will be available on the Student Life web site at the end of August.

 

Book Discussion: “When breath becomes air” (Paul Kalanithi)

Thu, Nov 10     5-7pm Heritage Room, Union

whenbreathThis #1 New York Times best-seller is a profoundly moving, exquisitely observed memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis who attempts to answer the question: What makes a life worth living? Register to receive a free copy of the book and join our discussion. http://www.uwgb.edu/student-life/events/registration.asp Refreshments provided.

 

 

UWGB Nites

Fri, Nov 18     10pm-1am University Union

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Come partake in the late-night fun while we fill the University Union with crafts, games, and more! Everything is free and fun-just for you!

Winter Wellness Bingo

Mon, Nov 21     7pm Phoenix Room B

It is the last bingo of the semester! Treat yourself to some chicken noodle soup and orange juice while you win essentials to stay healthy this winter!

University Leadership Awards ceremony and reception

Fri, Dec 16     6pm Phoenix Rooms

UWGB recognizes students who have been involved, achieved academic success, and contributed to the campus community and beyond. Students are nominated for the University Leadership Award and Chancellor’s Leadership Medallion.

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