Spring 2018 Events
Welcome to the Semester Social Game Night: Thurs, Jan 18, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m, Mountaineer Room on the 2nd floor of the Mountainlair. Sign-up begins immediately. Join us for some friendly competition with fellow SSS participants or just stop by to catch up with us. Pizza and drinks will be provided.
Ice Skating: Friday, February 9, 7- 9 pm, Morgantown Municipal Ice Arena. Come and take part in some Friday night
fun at the Morgantown Ice Rink, along with hot chocolate and snacks afterwards.
Transportation will be provided, as needed. This event is appropriate for all
levels of skaters. (Location: 1001 Mississippi Street, Morgantown) The sign-up sheet will be available in the SSS office on Friday, February 2nd.
Grad School Prep Seminar Series: Weekly Sessions February 19- March 9. Seminar dates are TBA - each session will be 90 mins. in length. All sessions will be on the downtown campus. See your SSS Counselor to sign up by Friday, February 9. This 3-part workshop will prepare you for the graduate school application process. Topics include: finding the right school for you, personal statements, financial aid, and more. Highly recommended for sophomores and juniors considering grad school!
National TRIO Day of
Service: Saturday, February 24, 11 am - 4 pm, Various
sites. Help us celebrate National TRIO Day by
volunteering with the WVU Upward Bound/TRIO students at various sites in
Monongalia County. Lunch and transportation
will be provided. Sign-up begins immediately - see your SSS Counselor.
Graduate School Visitation Trip: One-day trip in March- Date TBA. See your SSS Counselor to be added to our interest list. SSS will offer a one-day trip to visit graduate schools in one of our neighboring states. This trip will be planned based on students’ interests and we will try to find a day that accommodates the schedules of those interested in participating. Bus transportation and meals will be provided.
Make, Take and Give:
Craft and Service Activity: Wednesday,
March 21, 5:30 - 7 pm, Blackwater Room, 2nd floor of the Mountainlair. Make
a spring craft and help us pack gift bags for local nonprofits that serve
children and families in need. All materials will be provided. The sign-up sheet will be available in the SSS office on Wednesday, March 7.
Theater Performance: The Three Musketeers: Thursday, April 19, 7:30 pm, Gladys G. Davis Theatre, CAC. Performance by the WVU School of Theater & Dance. Spaces are limited. The sign-up sheet will be available in the SSS office on Thursday, April 12.
End of Year Reflection Picnic: Thursday, April 26, 5 - 7 pm, Cooper’s Rock State Park. First-year students who participated in the fall service learning class and Peer Mentors will enjoy an evening around the campfire for reflection, food, and friendship. Transportation available if needed. The sign-up sheet will be available in the SSS office on Thursday, April 19.
Graduation & Recognition Banquet: Monday, April 30, 5 - 7:30 pm, Gold Ballroom, Lair. Dinner & Recognition program. The sign-up sheet will be available in the SSS office on Monday, April 16.