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Big Red Take Off

Big Red Take Off starts tomorrow August 19th and will continue until the first home football game on September 3rd. 

Take advantage of all the FREE events and activities during these two weeks!  There is something for everyone so make sure you don’t miss out on these exciting events and more.

Download the Guidebook app to stay up to date with events, or visit our website for more information. 

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Cards Back Unpack

Friday, Aug 19, 10 am
Gentry Hall

Cardinals from across campus will be on-hand at the Residence Halls to welcome our new and returning students and help them move into their rooms.

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Travel 101 Info Session

Thursday, Sep 1, 11 am
Setzer Student Center Room 210

Unsure how to turn your thoughts of studying abroad into a reality?  Come to this info session hosted by the Director of Study Abroad!  He'll give you an overview of your options and the steps you'll need to take once you choose your program.

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Greek 101

Wednesday, Aug 31, 8 pm
Setzer Student Center Ballroom

Not sure if fraternity or sorority life is for you? Learn more about our community at LU. Greek Life Programs staff will provide you with information and statistics about the community and Council Representatives will discuss how to get involved and join. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions to the staff and students who are involved in what makes fraternity/sorority a great opportunity at LU.

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Stop Hunger Now

Wednesday, Aug 31, 5 pm
Setzer Student Center Ballroom

Did you know, One in every Nine people on our planet goes to bed hungry each night? Join the Office of Civic Engagement as we work with Stop Hunger Now to attempt to reach a goal of 10,000 meals to package meals to send across the globe.

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Morning Yoga in the Quad

Wednesday, Aug 31, 8 am
Quad

Start your morning on the right foot. This free class is for all levels and taught from the ground up. It is a true blend of the ancient study including breathing exercises and meditation.  Those new to and familiar with yoga are welcome!

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Greek 101

Tuesday, Aug 30, 8 pm
Setzer Center Ballroom

Not sure if fraternity or sorority life is for you? Learn more about our community at LU. Greek Life Programs staff will provide you with information and statistics about the community and Council Representatives will discuss how to get involved and join. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions to the staff and students who are involved in what makes fraternity/sorority a great opportunity at LU.

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Non-Profit Volunteer Service Fair

Tuesday, Aug 30, 11 am
Quad

"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others." - Mahatma Gandhi. Join the Office of Civic Engagement and their non-profit organizations from the Golden Triangle area to learn about the different organizations and opportunities you have to get involved with to help change the world through the local community.

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Good Morning, Commuter Breakfast

Tuesday, Aug 30, 7:45 am

Stop by on your way to class for your free morning pick-me-up. Good Morning, Commuter Breakfast featuring free breakfast for all commuter students! Visit us in our two different locations.

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S'mores

Monday, Aug 29, 6 pm
Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center

Come and hang out on the back patio of the Rec Sports Center and join the Outdoor Pursuits staff for S’mores and backyard games.

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Crate Stacking

Monday, Aug 29, 6 pm
Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center

Want a challenge? We have it! Crate stacking is a game.  The objective is to stack as many upside-down plastic milk crates as possible and stand on the top. Stackers rest their feet in the handle holes of the milk crates, and the challenge is to place the next crate and transfer footings without losing balance and blowing the stack. Stack crates as high as you can while standing on top. How many can you stack without falling?

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Beer Goggle Kickball

Monday, Aug 29, 3 pm
Ty Terrell Track Field

This is a new, fun, and challenging way to play kickball. Participants will be getting goggles that will disrupt the way they see things. This will definitely be an interesting way of playing your favorite playground game.

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Good Morning, Commuter Breakfast

Monday, Aug 29, 7:45 am

Stop by on your way to class for your free morning pick-me-up. Good Morning, Commuter Breakfast featuring free breakfast for all commuter students! Visit us in our two different locations.

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DIY Craft Event

Sunday, Aug 28, 12 pm
Setzer Center Ballroom

Get artsy at our DIY event and make your own craft for FREE! Options include canvas, LU letters, coasters, and more. Come get crafty!

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Dive in Movie

Saturday, Aug 27, 8 pm
Cardinal Village Pool

Come watch Captain America: Civil War in the pool and under the stars at the Cardinal Village Pool! Bring your friends, your inflatable rafts and towels!

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LU Day of Service

Saturday, Aug 27, 9 am
McDonald Gym

Like to give back and want to make a difference in the local community? During this event, students will get connected to the local community while participating in a service activity with staff, student leaders, and peers. 

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First Year Lock In

Friday, Aug 26, 10 pm
Recreation Sports Center

Kickoff the school year with some old fashion fun after hours at Rec Sports. There will be inflatables, games, food, music and more! Join your flock group for multiple games to win points!

This event is for first year students only.

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Comments

Rajeswar Babu Ramesh

Is it not for Graduate Freshman?

Brandie VanZanden

Yes for all first year students new to Lamar.

Nirav "CiKi" Makadia

since we r 1st year students we dont have ID card, its on its way so they will let us enter? we have our L number

Magician: Daniel Martin

Friday, Aug 26, 8 pm
University Theater

 Are you ready for a night of magic and wonder? Daniel Martin has been seen by millions on CBS, NBC, WGN, VH1, Discovery and later this summer on this season of “Fool Us” with Penn & Teller! You may even have an opportunity to become a part of show!

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Ask a Card!

Friday, Aug 26, 8 am
Quad

Have questions that need answer or not sure where to go, stop by the booth and have your questions answered.

We will be in the Quad all week to answer your questions and help you!

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Glow Zumba

Thursday, Aug 25, 7 pm
McDonald Gym

Love Zumba or ever wanted to try it? This is the perfect opportunity! Join our Zumba Instructor, Alex, in the McDonald Gym for this free Glow Zumba class. Put on your brightest workout gear and get ready to move!  Get there early to get glow accessories and body paint!

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Board Game Bonanza

Thursday, Aug 25, 1 pm

Monopoly, Apple to Apples, Scrabble, and more! Come and play all your favorite board games at the Library!

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