The Memorial Union Organization is hosting a ComMUnity Block Party on Monday (September 19, 2011) to welcome our new students to campus. Below is the list of activities that we will have going on in the quad and around campus throughout the day!
Schedule of Events:
12:00pm-12:00am Activities in the MU Basement
… Come see what The Basement has to offer! During CONNECT Week, you will enjoy $1 Bowling and will have the opportunity to play billiards, darts, and shuffleboard with your friends. Also, don’t forget to check out the video games and the one-of-a-kind Beaver Den!
1:00pm-4:00pm Block Party in the Quad
Come hang out with the students that make up the Memorial Union Family. Enjoy the pools, sun, free food, music and fun activities including a water obstacle course!
1:00pm-3:30pm – Scavenger Hunt
Learn about some great involvement opportunities on campus while having fun, meeting other students and exploring campus. Teams will get their passports stamped when visiting participating departments and programs. Those with completed passports can enter a drawing for fun prizes. Don’t worry if you don’t already have a team. We’ll create one for you! Teams may start the hunt anytime between 1-3:30pm as long as they finish by 4pm.
3:30pm – Rock-Paper-Scissors Tournament
Think you can emerge as the OSU Rock Paper Scissors champion? Players you defeat will become a part of your entourage and cheer you on (as will the entourage that they built up). The winner will receive a trophy and be featured in the Orange Out the Quad photo following the competition (so don’t forget to wear your orange to this event!).
4:00pm – Orange Out the Quad
Are you a Beaver Believer? Gather your friends and come sporting your Orange Beaver Gear to participate in the first ever “Orange Out the Quad”! Help create OSU’s newest tradition!
7:00pm-9:00pm International Dance Lessons
Come learn dances from around the world! Our international students will be teaching participants traditional dances from their home country. A new dance will be taught each half an hour. Bring your friends and don’t miss out on the fun!
8:30pm – 10:45pm Battle of the DJs and Dance
Decide which DJ is your favorite and dance along in the MU Quad as DJs mix and mash a variety of music in a friendly competition.
We hope that you will join in on the fun and spread the word!