The Student Scoop – August 26, 2020

Night On The Lawn

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Join the MUB board on Wednesday, August 26th from 7-9pm on campus to celebrate the start to a great school year! We will have live music, snacks, artists, and games provided all over campus.  Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to keep up to date with our latest events. 

An Afternoon on the Town

On Saturday, August 29th starting at 10:00 AM the annual Welcome Week event, An Afternoon on the Town, will take place virtually. 
Students will engage with a virtual map to learn about local businesses and organizations to welcome new students and returning students prior to the fall semester. The virtual map can be found here.

There will be an opportunity for students to enter to win prizes by filling out the Prize Form before 3 p.m. on Saturday. The map will be accessible after the Prize Form closes.

“An Afternoon on the Town” is sponsored by Student Leadership and Involvement, Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success and Residence Education and Housing Services. 

Q&A with Jason Nash!

Saturday, August 29 at 10:00 PM virtual

Virtually hang out and ask questions of Jason Nash!

Jason Nash is a comedian and internet personality with 3 million subscribers on YouTube. He’s written and directed two feature films (“FML” and “Jason Nash is Married”), was a semi-finalist on “Last Comic Standing,” recently starred in his own Comedy Central series “Second Chances”, and is a co-host of the successful podcast VIEWS, which reaches over 1 million listeners per episode.

Snack Break?

Come out on September 2nd at 1 pm to the MUB Circle and grab a snack with MUB Board and Student Leadership and Involvement! We will have Oreos, chips, fruit snacks, pretzels, granola bars, and other food goodies!

Welcome Week Blood Drive

The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood.
Currently, there is a critical need for blood donors, please join us in the Rozsa Lobby and donate blood on:

September 1, 11 AM – 5 PM
September 2, 10 AM – 4 PM
Our new location this year allows for social distancing while donating. We ask that everyone wear a mask and reserve your appointment slot ahead of time. You can reserve online at Please bring a photo ID with you.
Everyone who donates will receive a $5 Amazon Gift Card and a free t-shirt. All donations will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies. For more information go to: or email

HuskyLead: How to Market Your College Experience to Employers

Join us for our first HuskyLead of the semester.
How to Market Your College Experience to Employers will focus on how to market your involvement, both on your resumes and in conversation.
Being able to communicate the skills gained outside the classroom is key when companies are faced with many qualified candidates. 
This presentation is being held on Thursday, September 3 at 6:00 PM in the MUB Ballroom A2.

The Lode wants YOU!

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Intramural Sports


Check out our page for all registration info and deadlines. Questions: Contact Craig Pellizzaro at or visit: