Top ten Week of Welcome musts
Published: Monday, August 26, 2013
Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013 01:08
With the activities hosted by several school organizations, USF’s Week of Welcome can come across as a little daunting. From USF traditions to activities that appear to promise a good time, The Oracle has chosen 10 activities that are Week of Welcome musts.
You Beta Jam!
Beta Hall Second Floor
Monday, 8 - 10 p.m.
Students will be able to jam the first day of school blues away by heading over to Beta to join in on different musical inspired activities. Students can play musical trivia, Dance Central, Guitar Hero or even belt out some of their own tunes with karaoke.
Wellness Center Open House MSC 1504
Tuesday, 1 – 3 p.m.
Take a break from classes and enjoy a free chair massage or blow off some steam with a game on the Xbox Kinect. The event is hosted by the Wellness Center as a way to inform students on the free services they offer.
Late night with
Campus Recreation Center (REC)
Tuesday, 8 p.m. - midnight
Every year Campus Rec hosts an event in an effort to inform students of the many programs they offer to keep the students healthy and fit. Tuesday night, it will offer a Zumba-thon, a friendly game of dodge ball and many other activities
throughout the night.
Movies on the Lawn
Marshall Student Center Lawn
Wednesday, 9 – 11:30 p.m.
Campus Activities Board (CAB) kicks off their Movies on the Lawn series with “Fast and Furious 6.” Movies on the Lawn is a great way to meet new people and even a great place to enjoy a free date for those on a budget. CAB will provide the drinks and popcorn, but make sure to bring something comfortable to sit on.
USF Sun Dome
Thursday, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
The Round-Up is a USF tradition that bears a resemblance to high school pep rallies. This semester’s guests include MTV2 “Girl Code’s” Jessimae Peluso and “Guy Code’s” Chris Distefano and Lil Duval. It is also when the semester’s University Lecture Series (ULS) guest speakers will be announced.
Corbett Soccer Stadium
Women’s Soccer vs.
Men’s Soccer vs.
Florida Gulf Coast University
Come out and show school spirit by catching two soccer games. The women kick off the night followed by the men.
Baptist College Ministries Building
(BPT – USF Sycamore Dr)
Friday, 7 – 10 p.m.
If sports are not your thing, test Lady Luck by joining Baptist College Ministries for a Monte Carlo themed casino night. The game night is just for fun, so there is no fee.
Sixth Annual New Student
Flag Football Tournament
Saturday, Noon – 11 p.m.
Kick off the football fun by joining Campus Recreation and Intramural Sports for the annual flag football tournament. Students interested in participating will need to attend the meeting at Campus Recreation (REC), room 107 at 6 p.m. on Thursday.
USF Football vs. McNeese State
Raymond James Stadium