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

Master Plan Socials Schedule


M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan 2014 Socials Schedule will be posted in August 2014 - take a look at what kind of events happened at M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan 2013:


2013 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 required for entry.

Be on the lookout for the PRIZE PATROL at all of these social events!

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Happening Every Day:

Let's Get Physical

8:00 - 11:00 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.ER. Plan name tag! You'll need both to get in!


Residence Hall Visitation

8:00 PM - 12:00 AM, 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 WKU ID and name tag. You should never leave home without them!

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Sunday, August 18th

Opening Concert - Andy Grammer

10:00 pm, Diddle Arena

This event is NOT to be missed! Spend the night with Andy Grammer, recently featured on the Bachelorette. Best known for his single "Keep Your Head Up," this Los Angeles native will have you up and out of your seat during the M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan opening concert. Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

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Monday, August 19th


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

Stretch your limbs and your horizons! Try yoga! We'll start with the fundamentals of body alignment and practice some basic yoga postures. Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab


In-Hall/Area Socials

8:30 PM, Various Locations

Meet other students residing in your hall, as well as students from other residence halls in your area! Ask your RA or Hall Director about your hall's social...whatever it is, it's sure to be a blast!


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

10:00 PM, The Valley (In Between Gilbert, McCormack and Rodes Halls)

You've chosen the school, now choose the gear! Stock up on WKU gear at R.O.A.R.! Bring in another university's T-shirt, shorts, or hat...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 the Red Towel Scavenger Hunt; find a towel and find a seat at President Ransdell's dinner table Thursday night (August 22nd)!

Sponsored by the Student Alumni Association (saa@wku.edu).

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Tuesday, August 20th

The Kevin Hurley Show

8:30 PM, Van Meter Auditorium

Ever seen a man give birth, rock a penguin to sleep, or land an airplane on-stage? Well, you just might tonight! Watch your friends get hypnotized on stage and laugh along!


Oz the Great and Powerful

8:30 PM, DUC Annex

Toto, I don't think we're in Kansas anymore! Join us for Oz the Great and Powerful and get swept away! This magical prequel to The Wizard of Oz stars James Franco, Michelle Williams, and Mila Kunis. Dress comfortably; bring your pillows and blankets, and your best Twister skills to win a prize! Popcorn and drinks will be provided.

Sponsored by the Academic Advising and Retention Center, Career Services Center, and Student Disability Services.


Awesome Abs

8:15 - 8:45 PM, Preston Health and Activities Center Dance Studio

Challenge your core and strengthen your lower back during this 30-minute class. Afterward you won't just look awesome, you'll feel awesome too! Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab

"King of the Hill" Dodgeball Tournament

8:00 - 10:00 PM, 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


Ghost Story Tour

10:00 PM - 12:00 AM, Guthrie Bell Tower

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 - 12:00 AM, Centennial Mall

Everyone is invited to "Meet the Greeks!" Come out and join WKU's Greek Community for music, food and fun! Socialize and get to know members of fraternities and sororities and learn more about Greek-letter organizations at WKU!

Sponsored by the Panhellenic Association, Interfraternity Council, and National Pan-hellenic Council

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Wednesday, August 21st


Comedian Arvin Mitchell

8:30 PM, Downing Student Union Auditorium

Looking for a laugh? Then check out the comedic stylings of Arvin Mitchell! He's sure to have you in stitches before 9 PM!


The Lawn Party

8:30 PM, Centennial Mall

Come out and join WKU's Campus Ministries for a night of lawn games, food, and FUN! You can learn more about a variety of campus ministry organizations that meet the diverse spiritual needs of WKU's students. Sponsored by Campus Ministries


Cardio Pump

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

Looking for a whole-body workout? Join us for Cardio Pump, an energizing workout that alternates strength training exercises with cardio and endurance drills.  Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab


WalMart Wrun

10:00 PM - 12:00 AM, Valley Shuttle Stop

Forgot something at home? Need to purchase some more decorations for your residence hall room? Or just need to pick up some groceries? Then join WKU Parking and Trasnportation on a WalMart Wrun, and learn about the Shopping Shuttle Service.


Night Out with CAB

10:00 PM, Grise Lawn

Join the CABbies for their first event of the year! Come out to the South Lawn (lawn just outside of the Preston Center) and dance the night away! Think of the best party you have ever been to...it will be like that, only better!

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

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Thursday, August 22nd

Wet 'N' Wild with RHA

2:00 - 6:00 PM, The Valley (In Between Gilbert, McCormack and Rodes Halls)

Beat the heat...get "wet 'n' wild" with RHA! Sponsored by the Residence Hall Asocciation


Arms & Abs

8:15 - 8:45 PM, Preston Health and Activities Center Dance Studio

After this A&A class, you'll look and feel A-mazing! Join us for a 30-minute toning class targeting your shoulders, biceps, triceps, chest, upper back, and abs. It's the PERFECT upper body workout! Sponsored by the Health and Fitness Lab

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Friday, August 23rd

Women's Soccer Game vs. Utah

12:00 PM, WKU Soccer Complex

"Stand up and cheer" on your Lady Toppers as they take on the Utes of the University of Utah!

Sponsored by WKU Athletics

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Saturday, August 24th

"Mud Happens" Mud Run

8:00 AM, Phil Moore Park

Come on in...the mud is fine! Grab some friends, break out your most creative costumes, and get down and dirty in the Mud Happens Mud Run and obstacle course. Run, walk, hop, wade, or climb your way to the finish to be crowned the cleanest, dirtiest, or fastest of all! Open to all participants, $60 registration fee for day-of registration. This event supports the Family Enrichment Center's efforts to end child abuse. For more information, visit www.mudhappensfec.com.

Sponsored by the Family Enrichment Center


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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) 745-5863

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

 Last Modified 1/10/14