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Student Life Events Week of Oct 31st

Events for Student Life for October 31 through November 6th

·        Monday, October 31st

Mountaineer Week PRT Cram

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Time:  11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location:  Outside, front of Mountainlair

 

·        Monday, October 31st:

Halloween Party

Presented by Student Life Events and the College of Law

Contests, music and free food!

Time:  12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Location:  College of Law

 

·        Monday, October 31st:

Walking Ghost Tour and Reception

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the Student Life Faculty Dinner Series

Led by Jason Burns

Reception:  7:00 pm in the Mountainlair Vandalia Lounge

Tour:  7:30 pm on the Downtown Campus

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Campus Flu Vaccine Clinic

Presented by Mountaineer Week and Employee Wellness

Clinic schedules and all information available at:  http://employeewellness.wvu.edu/flu-season-info

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Mountaineer Week Safe Community

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVU Medicine Student Health Services

Time:  10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location:  First Floor, Mountainlair

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Mountaineer Week Blood Drive

Presented by Mountaineer Week, the American Red Cross, WVU Red Cross Club, and the Mountaineer Maniacs

Time:  1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Location:  Ballrooms, Mountainlair

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Mountaineer Week Challenge Games

Time:  4:00 pm

Location:  Mountainlair Plaza (inclement weather – Stansbury)

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Tournament

Presented by Mountaineer Week, Mountaineer Maniacs, Club Sports and US Cellular

Time:  5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Location:  Rec Center

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Wikipedia Talk

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the WVU Libraries

Highlighting the evolving role of Wikipedia in higher education and the impact volunteer editors can make through their contributions to Wikipedia.

Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Location:  Shenandoah Room, Mountainlair

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

Conversations with Cops

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the WVU Multicultural Programs in collaboration with the Center for Black Culture and Research and WVU Peer Advocate/Title IX

Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

·        Tuesday, November 1st:

WV Native American Heritage Presentation:  Fort Ancient Culture

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the Native American Heritage Program

Presenter:  Darla Spencer

Time:  7:00 pm

Location:  Rhododendron Room, Mountainlair

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Penny Wars

Presented by Mountaineer Week Challenge

Time:  10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location:  First Floor, Mountainlair

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Beard Growing Finals

Presented by Mountaineer Week and Sheetz

Time:  noon

Location:  Grand Staircase, Mountainlair

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVU Libraries

Editing articles on Wikipedia about female artists from Appalachia.

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVU Libraries

Time:  1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Location:  Evansdale Library (Room 228)

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Time Capsule Burial

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies

The capsule holds items which were buried 25 years ago as well as new items added in 2016.

Time:  2:00 pm

Location:  Lawn, Woodburn Circle

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Mountaineer Week Scavenger Hunt

A photo scavenger hunt showcasing items on the Downtown Campus

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Time:  3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Location:  Meet at Mountainlair Vandalia Lounge, items all around the downtown campus

 

·        Wednesday, November 2nd:

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Tournament

Presented by Mountaineer Week, Mountaineer Maniacs, Club Sports and US Cellular

Time:  5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Location:  Rec Center

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

WVU Irish Dance Team

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Showcasing the diversity of Appalachian Dance.

Time:  noon – 1:00 pm

Location:  First Floor, Mountainlair

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

King and Queen of the Mountain

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Time:  4:00 pm

Location:  Bottom of North High Street

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

Bob Huggins 3-on-3 Tournament

Presented by Mountaineer Week, Mountaineer Maniacs, Club Sports and US Cellular

Time:  5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Location:  Rec Center

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVU Libraries

Editing articles on Wikipedia about female artists from Appalachia.

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVU Libraries

Time:  1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Location:  Downtown Library (Room 136)

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

The WV Music Hall of Fame Film

The film’s title is:  “West Virginia, My Home:  Musicians and the Mountain State Experience”

Time:  7:00 pm

Location:  Shenandoah Room, Mountainlair

 

·        Thursday, November 3rd:

An American Ascent Film Screening

Presented by Adventure WV

Time:  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location:  Gluck Theatre, Mountainlair

 

·        Friday, November 4th

Mountaineer Week EXTENDED

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Health Sciences Center PRT Cram, Kettle Corn, and Appalachian Music

Time:  noon – 1:00 pm

Location:  Outside, Pylons at HSC

 

·        Friday, November 4th:

Pumpkin Carving

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the WVU Horticulture Club

Live sculpting by Professor Dylan Collins and members of his Advanced Sculpture Class in the WVU School of Art and Design

Time:  10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Location:  Front of Mountainlair

 

·        Friday, November 4th:

Glass Craft Activity and Open House

Presented by Mountaineer Week and the Watts Museum

Time:  1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Location:  Evansdale Campus

 

·        Friday, November 4th:

Mountaineer Week First Friday

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVUp All Night

Trail Mix Bar

Time:  9:00 pm – midnight

Location:  First Floor, Mountainlair

 

·        Friday, November 4th:

Mountaineer Week First Friday

Presented by Mountaineer Week and WVUp All Night

Marshall Lowry Band

Time:  9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Location:  Food Court, Mountainlair

 

·        Saturday, November 5th:

Mountaineer Week Student LOT

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Offering live music, prizes, chili, cornbread and hot cider.

Time:  4:00 pm

Location:  University Park Courtyard

 

·        Saturday, November 5th:

Mountaineer Week Football Game versus Kansas

Featuring the naming of Mr. & Ms. Mountaineer, the Most Loyal West Virginian Award, the Most Loyal Alumni Award, the Most Loyal Faculty/Staff Mountaineer Award, and the Most Loyal Staff Mountaineer Award.

Time:  7:00 pm

Location:  Milan Puskar Stadium

 

·        Sunday, November 6th:

Mountaineer Idol Finale

Presented by Mountaineer Week

Showcasing all 15 Semi-Finalists and the three Finalists vying for the top awards.

Time:  3:00 pm

Location:  Ballrooms, Mountainlair

 

REOCCURRING EVENTS:

·        Kidwell’s Funnel Cakes and Other Appalachian Treats

·        Wild West Kettle Corn and Pork Rinds

·        Mountaineer Week Photo Contest Display

·        “Jerry West:  An American Icon” Exhibit

·        Exhibit:  West Virginia University Women:  Celebrating 125 years

·        Molded in the Mountains:  The Glass Industry in West Virginia

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