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EVENTS IN THE LIFE OF A STUDENT

The events below may be applied to the EMERGING LEADERS PROGRAM.  For more information, please visit the Institute for Leadership and Service.

Activities are collaborated and/or sponsored by Student Organizations, Student Government Association, Student Programming Board, Greek Life and through Student Affairs, Academic Affairs, University Ministry, Alumni Relations, and Athletics.  

The events below feature: Homecoming ι Martin Luther King ι Black History Month ι Greek Life ι Student Government Association ι Student Programming Board ι Orientation ι Accepted Students Day ι Honors Convocation ι CPR Classes 


 

WELCOME BACK 2016 - 2017!

 

Saturday, August 27 - FOOD TRUCKS

Location: Lot - across from the Student Fitness Center

Time: 8:00 pm


STUDENT LIFE EVENTS

WELCOME WEEK  - August 29 to September 2

Location: Student Center Building, Fountain Area

Time: TBA


Tuesday, September 13 - TIGER GAME - Detroit Mercy Night

Location:  Bus pick up at Livernois Entrance - $5.00 for tickets

Time: 5:00 pm to board


Thursday, September 15 - Celebrate Spirit - Student Organization Fair

Location: Fountain Area

Time: 1:00 pm


Saturday, September 24 - Campus Leadership and Service Conference

Location: Ballroom, Student Center Building, 2nd Floor

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Wednesday, October 5 - PTV Reunion

Location: Fountain Lounge, Student Center Building, First Floor

Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


November 14 - 18 - Hunger and Homelessness Week


Thursday, December 8, 2016 - Unity Ball

Location: Ballroom, Student Center Building, Second Floor

Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Thurs, January 12 - Commuter Students Forum

Location:  Fountain Lounge, Student Center

Time:  3 - 4:30p


MARTIN LUTHER KING WEEK 2017 EVENTS

 

Monday, January 16 - MLK Community  Service - Sponsored by Campus Kitchens

Location: Coffeehaus, Student Center Building Ground Floor

Time: meet from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm  


Tuesday, January 17 - Tuesday, January 24 - Traveling Exhibition, "THEM",  from Jim Crow Museum

Location: McNichols Campus Library

Time: Library Hours for viewing


Thursday, January 19 - Guest Speaker: Ike McKinnon, Ph.D. - sponsored by King Chavez Parks

Guest Speaker at 12:45 Dialogue: Ike McKinnon, Ph.D., Deputy Mayor, City of Detroit, and Associate Professor, Education

Location: Library, 324

Time: 12:45 - 2:00 pm

Light refreshments provided


Thursday, January 19 -  "Know Your Rights"

 Facilitator, Drew Peters, Assistant Director of Student Life and School of Law - Faculty

Location:  Ballroom, Student Center

Time:  7-8:30p

Light refreshments provided.


Thursday, January 26 - Respectful Dialogue  for Faculty Staff

Guest Facilitator, Irene Lietz, Ph. D.  (Lunch & learn)

Time:  12:45 - 2p

Light refreshments provided

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2017 EVENTS

Thursday, February 9 - Interfaith Dinner

Location: School of Architecture, Exhibition Space

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Tuesday, February 14 - Love Stories from the Underground Railroad - Roy Finkenbine, Ph.D.

Location: Ballroom, Student Center Building, Second Floor

Time: 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm


Wednesday, February 22 - "Detroit 1967: A Roundtable"

Panel Discussion, facilitated by Roy E. Finkenbine Professor of History and

Director of the Black Abolitionist Archive

Location:  Student Center, Ballroom

Time: 7 - 8:30p


Thursday, February 23 - 'Loving" Movie Presentation sponsored by Student Program Board

Location:  Grounds Coffeehaus

Time:  7p


Saturday, February 25 - Discover the "D"

Location: University Ministry Office

Time: To Be Determined


GREEK LIFE EVENTS

Greek Council meets every other Thursday at 9:30 pm in the Engineering and Science Building, Room 120.

Greek Life Recruitment - September 26, 2016


Greek Conference:  Saturday, February 4, 2017 

Location: Architecture - Exhibition Space

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


October 17 - 21, 2016 - Philanthropy Week

Locations and Times: TBA


GREEK WEEK:  Monday, March 27 - 30, 2017

Events determined by Greek Council and schedule will be submitted prior to March 27, 2017.


STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION EVENTS

Student Government Association meets every Tuesday, from 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm in the Commerce and Finance Building, Room 139.

 

 


STUDENT PROGRAMMING BOARD 2016-17 EVENTS

 

Student Programming Board meets every Thursday in the Student Center Building, Grounds Coffeehaus at 1:00 pm.


August 29 - September 2 

Location: Fountain Area (outside)

Time: TBA

MORE EVENT INFORMATION COMING SOON!


Friday, September 16 - Midnight Bike Ride 

Location: Kassab Mall, Grounds Coffeehaus

Time: 7:00pm


Thursday, October 27 - Safety Street Facade Blowout

Location: TBD

Time: 7:00 pm


Friday, October 28 - Safety Street

Location: Student Center Building First Floor and Fountain Area

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Friday, November 11 - Veterans Day Ceremony

Location: Student Center Building, 2nd Floor, Ballroom

Time: 12 noon - 1:00 pm


Nov 21 - December 9 - Giving Tree

Location:  Outside Student Life & University Ministry

Time:  Gifts delivered by Fri, December 9


Wed, December 7 - De-Stress for Finals Week

Location :  Student Center, Fountain Lounge

Time:  4-8p


January 10 - January 18 - North American International Auto Show Ticket Sale

Purchase tickets $10 cash only to the Student Life Office. 


Wed, January 11 - Hypnosis Event

Location:  Student Center Ballroom

Time:  7p


Thurs, January 19 - Hot Chocolate Sale

Location:  Library Lobby

Time:  1-2p


Thurs, Janury 26 - Jenga Competition

Location:  Grounds Coffeehaus

Time:  7p


Wed, February 8 - Casino Night

Location:  Fountain Lounge

Time:  7p


Wed, February 15 - Hustle Night - Mr. Smooth

Location:  Fountain Lounge

Time: 7p


Thurs, February 23 - Black History Month, Moving Presentation: "Loving"

Location:  Grounds Coffeehaus

Time:  7p


Tues, February 28 - Mardi Gras Event

Location:  Grounds Coffeehaus

Time:  7p


Tues, March 21 - Bystander Intervention Training

Location: TBD 

Time:  7p


Thursday, March 30 - Phenomenal Women's Dinner

Location: Student Center Building, Fountain Lounge

Time: 5:00 pm


Wed, April 6 - Improv Night

Location:  Grounds Coffeehaus

Time:  7p


April 10, 11 or 12 - Student Program Board Elections

Location:  TBA

Time:  TBA


Friday, April 21 - ULTIMATE TALENT SHOW

Location: Student Center Building, Ballroom

Time: 7:00 pm


EVENTS SUPPORTED BY STUDENT AFFAIRS AND STUDENT LIFE

PTV REUNION

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Location: TBA

Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Saturday, February 18 - Orientation Leader Group Interviews

Location: Student Center Building, Ground Floor

Time: TBD


Monday, February 20 - Monday, March 20 - Orientation Leader Individual Interviews

Location: TBD


HONORS CONVOCATION 2017

 
 

Sunday, March 26 - HONORS CONVOCATION

Locations and Times listed below

11:30 am College of Health Professions - Student Center Building, Ballroom

12:00 pm College of Engineering and Science - Student Center Building, Fountain Lounge

1:30 pm Liturgy - Commerce and Finance Building, St. Ignatius Chapel

3:15 pm College of Liberal Arts and Education - GESU Catholic Church

3:30 pm College of Business -  Commerce and Finance Building, St. Ignatius Chapel 


 

ACCEPTED STUDENTS DAY - STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - Accepted Students Day - Student Organizations

Location: Student Center Building, Fountain Lounge

Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


LEADERSHIP AND SERVICE AWARDS RECEPTION

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 

Location: Student Center Building, Ballroom

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm




 

CPR Training Certification Courses 

 

Friday, January 27

Location: Commerce & Finance, 209

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Friday, February 17

Location: Commerce & Finance, 209

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Friday, February 24

Location: Commerce & Finance, 209

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Friday, March 24

Location: Commerce & Finance, 209

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Friday, April 7

Location: Commerce & Finance, 209

Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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