These events are open to all students unless otherwise noted.
The Office of Student Life
KNOW YOUR STATUS
The Offices of Student Life, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, Center for Counseling and Substance Abuse in conjunction with the MUSC Division of Infectious Disease will be providing FREE Rapid HIV Testing for CofC students! The process is anonymous, the only information require is your first name and birthdate!
Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Location: CASAS Classroom, Robert Scott Small, 3rd Floor
Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Stern Nite Life Presents Escape Room
STERN NITE LIFE Presents…ESCAPE ROOM!
This physical adventure simulation game will require you to use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles and HOPEFULLY escape within a set time! Are You Up To The Challenge?!
Location: Stern Student Center
Time: 9:00 PM
Refreshments will be provided
National Campus Safety Awareness Month Events
Click here for events: http://blogs.cofc.edu/publicsafety/2016/09/05/national-campus-safety-awareness-month-week-1/
Finding Dory at 7:30 PM
Come relive your childhood with CAB as we present the sequel we thought we would never get Finding Dory!
Free food will be provided and it’s open to CofC students only.
“Do you want to showcase your talent to campus? Or do you want to enjoy a beautiful night, with cookies and coffee, and watch your friends and fellow Cougars perform?
Well, you can do both at CAB’s Open Mic Night! THIS Wednesday, September 28, 2016
If you would like to perform, sign up at the link below. Performance sets will be 5-10 minutes, so please prepare accordingly.
If you would just like to come out and enjoy the evening, there will be cookies, petit fours, and coffee. There will also be FREE coffee mugs!”
Theta Delta Sigma Multicultural Society
IT’S COED GREEK LIFE!
Come out and join us for an interest meeting for Theta Delta Sigma, College of Charleston’s first coed Greek Life organization. This is an interest meeting to try to recruit the founding members of a future chapter of Theta Delta Sigma on CofC’s campus.
This is a free event with free drinks and snacks. The meeting will consist of an open discussion PowerPoint where we will discuss membership eligibility, our outlook, and fees.
Fees are a huge part of Greek Life and a reason why many people choose to not go Greek. Come to our meeting to find out why Theta Delta Sigma is for YOU, even if you think you can’t afford it.
Upon conclusion of the meeting, you will have the chance to sign the official Greek Life for and join our Siblinghood!
October 3rd, 2016 in Maybank 113 at 7 PM
Cougar Confidential: NATIVE Marketing – get the scoop on what it’s like to build your own business
Tues, Sept. 27, 4pm – 5pm, Tate 202
Owners of NATIVE Marketing Firm and CofC alumnae, Kasey Hayes ’06 and Liz Dyar ’06, will share what it’s like to create and grow an award-winning marketing firm from the ground up. They’ll give tips about striking out on your own, inside info on collaborations with filmmakers, artists and music festivals, and what skills and abilities they relied upon from their liberal arts degrees. www.nativecollab.com Sponsored by the Career Center and Alumni Career Services.
Wed, Sept. 28th
10:30am – 1:30pm, Cougar Mall & Greenway
Join us for the 2016 Majors Fair in the Cougar Mall & Greenway on Sept. 28th. The Majors Fair provides all undecided, re-deciding and exploring students the opportunity to speak personally with faculty, staff and student representatives from academic programs and campus resources in one location to learn about specific requirements for majors, curriculum, and career options. Please visit http://advising.cofc.edu/majorsfair/index.php for more information. *RAIN LOCATION: Stern Ballroom*
Are You Ready to Start A Business?
Wed, September 28th, 5pm – 6pm, Tate 202
Learn how to use the 5 Critical Components you need to consider to start a new business: successful personal traits, the business concept, developing a marketing & business plan, financial considerations, & resources available to support your success. Understand what you need to succeed, to start your business, and to help make it an ongoing success! RSVP: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ecznc7yv4b3107bc&llr=4hj9qpcab
Are YOU #CareerFairReady?
The Career Center has many opportunities this week to help you get ready! Visit http://careercenter.cofc.edu for more details on these events:
Employer in Residence
Wed, Sept. 28th, 1pm-4pm
*Meet with 1-on-1 with employers for help with resumes, cover letters, interview tips, and more!
BoomTown! will be in the Career Center
Target will be in the Beatty Center
Chick-Fil-A Lunch & Learn
Thurs, Sept. 29th, 12pm-1pm, Tate 202
* Meet with recruiters as they seek entrepreneurship and management students. Lunch provided! Please RSVP through Career Events & Workshops on CougarJobLink.
Mock Interview Friday: Boeing
Fri, Sept. 30th, 12pm-3pm, Career Center
*Take advantage of this excellent opportunity to polish your interviewing skills with a representative from Boeing. Call 843-953-5692 to schedule your appointment.
Every Friday from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Stern Student Center 206
Do you like anime? Come enjoy it with other people who love it too! Join us every Friday and get introduced to a new animes every week! Who knows, you might find a new favorite
Campus Recreation Services
Fridays in September through October 14.
Session 1, 2:00-3:30 p.m. and
Session 2, 4:00-5:30 p.m.
For more details, go to http://campusrec.cofc.edu/outdoor-adventure/sup.php
Rock Climbing Trip
The only rock climbing trip for this semester to North Carolina will be held on October 1, 2016. For more details, go http://campusrec.cofc.edu/outdoor-adventure/rock.php
Catholic Student Association
All students are welcome to our events. Info at: firstname.lastname@example.org
THE UPPER ROOM -444 King St / 3rd floor …great CSA student space for study with wi-fi & printer, relaxing, free snacks, naps. OPEN every day – All are welcome!
SUNDAY MASS & FOOD FELLOWSHIP
Student Catholic Mass every Sunday, 5 PM, at St. Pat’s (134 St. Philip St. – corner of Radcliffe & St. Philip.) All are welcome ! Food & fellowship following in Upper Room.
TUESDAY – CSA BIBLE STUDY
7 – 8 PM /Stern 201 / bring your friends
great student-led discussions about living with chaos from advice in Mark’s Gospel
THURSDAY RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
Give blood on Sept 29 at CSA Blood Drive, 9-3, in Stern 205. register at: cofcatholics@!aol.com
FRIDAY – CSA Movie Night
7 pm in Upper Room…with snacks…bring friends to see the Upper Room and enjoy our movie STAR WARS!!!
SATURDAY – GLEANING
join CSA 1-2:30, at Marion Square corner of King near St Matthew Church to collect produce from farmers to give to families at Neighborhood House
Dodgeball Tournament Fundraiser
WHO WILL BE THE CofC DODGEBALL CHAMPIONS???
If you are part of a team sport or Greek Life (and anyone else), then enter you and your friends to be crowned The CofC Dodgeball Champions (and to win glorious prizes) in this upcoming tournament! If you are not part of an club/organization, that’s okay! Sign you and your friends up!
Cost is $3 a person and teams of 7! If you can’t fill a team, don’t worry! Sign up and we will match you with people! (This is also a great way to meet new friends)
It will be held October 22 at 1pm-4pm in the Silcox Gym.
If you are interested, start thinking of your team name and please email: email@example.com
The Office of Sustainability
The Office of Sustainability’s Urban Garden Apprenticeship is looking for Fall apprentices!
If you’re interested in learning about the intersections of urban gardening and social justice, please fill out our application to join the Urban Garden Apprenticeship.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Speaking of Sex…
Is “SEX” the same thing for everyone? Learn what to say and do to reduce your risk of becoming a victim or perpetrator of acquaintance sexual assault?
Join us for “Speaking of Sex…” performance by GTC Dramatic Dialogues – an interactive and engaging program on sexual communication and date rape. Wells Fargo Auditorium – SEE YOU THERE!!
Date: October 4, 2016
Table Location: Cougar Mall
Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Event Location: Wells Fargo Auditorium (Beatty Room 115)
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Do you need to
- Decrease stress and anxiety in your life?
- Increase your ability to focus?
- Increase calmness and contentment in your life?
Then the Koru Mindfulness Class Series is a perfect match for you!
Koru Mindfulness is a 4 week class being
The first class series starts at 3:15-4:30 pm on Thursdays, September 29th-October 20th.
Preregistration required http://connect2hope.cofc.edu/koru-mindfulness.php
Support Group for Survivors of Sexual Assault
Gain coping strategies, self-esteem, and support from peers who share a similar experience.
Share as much or as little as you like, as the group is a safe and confidential setting.
The group is facilitated by a therapist and a representative from People Against Rape.
Contact Lauren Sottile, LPC-I if interested at email@example.com
Cougar Counseling Team
The Cougar Counseling Team are caring, highly trained and certified volunteers available to help students. The Cougar Counseling Team will be holding several information sessions for those interested in becoming a CCT member on Oct 3rd, 4th, 6th and 7th. Follow this link to sign up for one of the dates: https://docs.google.com/a/g.cofc.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdOZfGqOoxk90qvGmgofcOng-kaixXMr5RqWZVSqdZzAVIQ8w/viewform
A Film Series: Women in Arab Cinema
Join the Arabic Club and the Asian Studies Program for bi-weekly film nights highlighting women in Arab Cinema. Showings will be held Wednesdays from 6:30-9pm in Berry Hall Room 104.
October 5: Cairo 678 from Egypt
October 19: Caramel from Lebanon
November 2: Much Loved from Morocco
Red Cross Blood Drive:
What: The Catholic Student Association is hosting a blood drive through the American Red Cross and we need blood donors!
When: Thursday, September 29 from 9 am – 3 pm
Where: Stern Center, Room 205
How: If you are interested in donating blood, please stop by our sign-up table on Cougar Mall on 9/23 or on 9/26 – 9/28. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign-up.
Center Stage Presents:
Rocky Horror Picture Show: Shadow Cast Edition
We are shivering with antici……PATION for this year’s show! Come out and audition for this year’s bigger, better, crazier cast!
Sign-ups will be on the call board outside of theatre 220 on the second floor of Simons Center for the Arts
- Friday Sept 30th: 5pm-10pm
- Saturday Oct 1st: 10am-5pm
- Sunday Oct 2nd: 10am-7pm
- CATO 319
HOW TO AUDITION:
Auditionees must prepare (at least) a 30 second lip sync of one of these 4 songs:
– Like A Virgin
– Sugar Daddy (Hedwig and the Angry Inch)
– I Will Always Love You
– Choice of song
Any questions?? – email Will Rutkowski at
The Tau Eta chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. invites you to participate in our annual oratorical scholarship competition on October 23rd. This years topic is “Chastity in 2016: What is the role of men in upholding the respect of womanhood in today’s society?” The informational meeting will be held on September 28th at 7:00 PM. Please contact Mikel Hannah-Harding at email@example.com for more information.
Thanking you in advance,
Tau Eta- Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc
Alliance For Planet Earth
Do you love sustainability? Do you love to paint? Well, we have a great mix of both this week! We will be painting banners for our organization while having a discussion about sustainability on our campus this Tuesday, September 27 at 7 pm! We will be meeting out front of Maybank Hall at 7 to walk over to the Stern Center. Gonna be late? Let us know and then meet us at the paint room! Hope to see old friends and fresh faces!
CofC Alliance for Planet Earth
The Mission of Alliance for Planet Earth (“APE”) is to promote awareness of social and environmental issues; relevant to the College of Charleston community, as well as the local, state, and national level. We encourage students to become active citizens!
Religious Life Exchange
This Wednesday, September 28th, we will be visiting the Charleston Tibetan Society. We will meet outside of the Stern Center @ 6:15 and ride together. We will be participating in their evening meditation service and have a small discussion time there either before or after. If you are interested in going please email Charli Mims at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you want to be part of a global community of young adults taking action for positive change? Are you looking for the chance to share your ideas and look at the world’s challenges in a new way? Join the Rotaract club and find all this and more, including:
Hands-on service projects
Fun networking and social activities
Professional development opportunities
International travel and
Scholarship opportunities up to $50,000 through Rotary International!
Join us in Maybank 101 at 6pm this Thursday, September 29th. See you there!