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M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Socials Schedule

Master Plan Socials Schedule

All events are FREE for all M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan participants - WKU ID and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan name tag are required for entry.

The residence halls will be hosting hall-specific socials as well, so watch for advertisements and announcements in your hall!


Sunday, August 16

GLOW ZONE: M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Opening Social

10 PM, DSU South Lawn

Glow Zone is a Paint Dance Party with great music and lots of paint! Glow Zone is a heart-pounding, nonstop experience that is more than your average dance party. Wear your M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan tshirt - it was designed for this event in mind!

monday, august 17

Let's Get Physical!

8-11 PM, Preston Health and Activities Center

Shoot some hoops, hit the treadmill, or pump some iron at the Preston Center...and while you're there, ask the front desk about ways you can get involved in Health and Fitness Lab programs or intramural and Club sports! Don't forget your WKU ID and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan name tag! You'll need both to get in! 

Residence Hall Visitation

8 PM-Midnight, All Residence Halls

Visit your new friends' residence halls and check out their rooms, watch a movie, order a pizza, or just chill in the lobby! Just remember, visitation is only for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan students...and don't forget your WKU ID and name tag. You should never leave home without them!

R.O.A.R. (Roast of All Rivals)

10 PM, DSU South Lawn

You've chosen the school, now choose the gear! Stock up on WKU gear at R.O.A.R. 2015! Bring in another university's t-shirt, and pick up a WKU t-shirt for FREE! Head to R.O.A.R. and show your school spirit! While you're there, participate in a Dance Off with the WKU Topperettes. Co-sponsored by M.A.S.T.E.R. PlanHousing & Residence LifeWKU Athletics, and Student Alumni Association

tuesday, august 18

Membership Has it's Privileges! (SARC Social)

5:30-6:30 PM, DSU 2001

Join the Student Accessibility Resource Center Social during M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan for a great time! This social is designed for students registered with SARC, for students interested in registering with SARC, for friends of students registered with SARC, and for students interested in working or volunteering in SARC to learn more about SARC's purposes, services, volunteering, and employment opportunities. Come meet the staff, grab a cookie, tour the office, grab another cookies, and connect with other like-minded students committed to being successful at WKU. Sponsored by the Student Accessibility Resource Center

Let’s Get Physical!

8-11pm, Preston Health and Activities Center

Shoot some hoops, hit the treadmill, or pump some iron at the Preston Center….and while you’re there ask the front desk about ways you can get involved in Health and Fitness Lab programs or Intramural and Club sports!  Don’t forget your WKU ID and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan name tag! You’ll need both to get in! 

Residence Hall Visitation

8pm-12am, All Residence Halls

Visit your new friends’ residence halls and check out their cribs, watch a movie, order a pizza, or just chill in the lobby! Just remember, Visitation is only for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan students...and don’t forget your Big Red ID and name tag. You should never leave home without them!

Colonel Blanco's Bash

8-11pm, WKU Store (located on the Ground Floor of the Downing Student Union)

Special deals on WKU apparel! Textbook pickups available, a computer gaming competition at The Savvy Squirrel (tech department), and a Spin-to-Win Game with tee shirts, gift cards & all manner of WKU swag.  Enter to win Beats by Dr. Dre or a portable record player! Also, Mellow Matt’s Music & More will have a pop-up store set up—there will be music, posters & local jewelry for sale.  Enjoy savings, winnings & new beginnings at The WKU Store! Sponsored by the WKU Store.

“King of the Hill” Dodgeball Tournament

8-10pm, Preston Health and Activities Center Blue Courts

“If you can dodge a wrench, then you can dodge a ball!”  Grab some of your buddies, head to Preston, and show off your skills!  Don’t forget to dodge, duck, dip, dive, and dodge!  If your team wins, your team stays…hang on all night, and you could walk away “King of the Hill!” Sponsored by IM-Rec.

Yoga

8:15-9:00 pm, Preston Health and Activities Center Dance Studio

Need to relax? Ever tried yoga? Well, now’s your chance! Yoga is a class focused on nourishing your mind and body while flowing from pose to pose. You will leave feeling your muscles lengthened, refreshed, and energized. Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab.

Tracey Ashley

8:30pm, Van Meter Auditorium

Making college students laugh across the country and being a semi-finalist for NBC’s Last Comic Standing are just a few things she’s known for. Tracey Ashley knows her audience and knows how to make you laugh! Learn more at www.traceyashley.com

Ghost Story Tour

10:00 pm-Midnight, Guthrie Bell Tower

Are you ready for a frightening good time? Join the Western Leaders on a Ghost Story Tour and meet some of WKU's most haunting students. Don't forget your flashlight!

Meet the Greeks

10:00 pm-Midnight, DSU 2nd/3rd Floors

Everyone is invited to come "Meet the Greeks!" Socialize and get to know members of WKU's fraternities and sororities and learn more about what "going greek" is all about! Sponsored by the Panhellenic Association, Interfraternity Council, and National Pan-Hellenic Council

wednesday, august 19

Let’s Get Physical!

8-11pm, Preston Health and Activities Center

Shoot some hoops, hit the treadmill, or pump some iron at the Preston Center….and while you’re there ask the front desk about ways you can get involved in Health and Fitness Lab programs or Intramural and Club sports!  Don’t forget your WKU ID and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan name tag! You’ll need both to get in! 

Residence Hall Visitation

8pm-12am, All Residence Halls

Visit your new friends’ residence halls and check out their cribs, watch a movie, order a pizza, or just chill in the lobby! Just remember, Visitation is only for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan students...and don’t forget your Big Red ID and name tag. You should never leave home without them!

Zumba

8:15-9:00 PM, Preston Health and Activities Center

Ready to get moving? This high energy class gives a mix of Latin Dance and Body Sculpting Aerobic intervals. You'll be having so much fun moving, you'll forget you're actually working out! Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab

Magician Vince Charming

8:30pm, Downing Student Union Auditorium

Coming from a line of magicians, a member of the Society of American Magicians and The national Brotherhood of Magicians, Vince Charming is everything you could ever want in a stage performance! Magic, illusions and light hearted comedy. This is a show you don’t want to miss!

Movie Night: Invictus

8:30pm, South Lawn (Rain Location: MMTH Auditorium)

Join us for a trip to South Africa through the exhilarating film: Invictus. This inspiring true story, bringing people together through the universal language of sport, stars Matt Damon and Morgan Freeman and is directed by Clint Eastwood. Dress comfortably; bring your pillows and blankets, Popcorn and drinks will be provided. Sponsored by the International Year of South AfricaCampus Activities Board, African Student Union, and the Residence Hall Association. 

GLOW Lazer Tag with CAB

9:00pm-Midnight, Preston Blue Courts

Join the CABbies for their FIRST EVENT OF THE YEAR! Show your skills in Lazer Tag! Grab some friends and prove who is the best! Sponsored by Campus Activities Board.

thursday, august 20

NEED A JOB! (Part-time Job Fair)

1-4 PM, DSU 2001

Target, Walmart, Lowes, Home Depot, The Buckle, Big Lots, JC Penneys, Old Navy and Student Support Services (TRiO) are Hiring! Do not waste this opportunity to make some cash and get employed! Come get a JOB and don’t make any excuses!

Let’s Get Physical!

8-11pm, Preston Health and Activities Center

Shoot some hoops, hit the treadmill, or pump some iron at the Preston Center….and while you’re there ask the front desk about ways you can get involved in Health and Fitness Lab programs or Intramural and Club sports!  Don’t forget your WKU ID and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan name tag! You’ll need both to get in! 

Meijer Mania

4-7pm, Valley, Ransdell, Poland Lot, and PFT Lot Shuttle Stops

Ready for a shopping frenzy? Hop on one of the Meijer Mania Shuttles and you will be transported to the newly opened Superstore where free food will be served, a DJ will be playing, free giveaways, games and more!!! Coupons will be given out as well to do some shopping for those final items to make your room perfect!

Closing Concert, SoMo

9 PM, Diddle Arena

Riding all the way from Austin, Texas, SoMo makes his way to WKU with his signature R&B style. Wrap up M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan and your adventures at WKU with the indoor concert everyone will be talking about! Warning: Explicit Lyrics. www.officialsomo.com 

Co-sponsored by Campus Activities Board and M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan

The SoMo concert is free for all M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan and WKU students, faculty, and staff. You must show your WKU ID at the door for entrance into the concert. Those without a WKU ID will not be permitted inside. 

Doors open for Non-M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan participants at 8:30 PM. Admittance through entrance #2 only.

friday, august 21

WKU Women’s Soccer Game vs. Tennessee-Martin

6 PM, WKU Soccer Complex

“Stand up and cheer” on your Lady Toppers as they take on the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks! Sponsored by WKU Athletics.

saturday, august 22

Welcome Back Bash

4-8pm, DSU South Lawn

The Residence Hall Association (RHA) would like to welcome all residential students back to campus with the Welcome Back Bash. Join us to learn about how RHA serves campus and how to get involved. Enjoy BBQ, inflatables, giant lawn games, and more. Sponsored by the Residence Hall Association 


Contact

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan is hosted by the Department of Housing & Residence Life at WKU

Email: master.plan@wku.edu

Phone: (270) 745-5351

Address: Western Kentucky University, Department of Housing and Residence Life, ATTN: M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan, 1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

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