General's Events Challenge: The First 50 Days!

 Mission Magazine

 Welcome, Jaguars!

If you're a new student joining our #JagFam, or you're continuing on your journey, we are excited to welcome all of you for the Fall 2020 semester. While our semester may be structured differently, we are still kicking off the semester strong with exciting events happening in-person and online!

We have created the General's Events Challenge: The First 50 Days!

Below are 9 event themes that you can look forward to this semester:

When you attend these events, virtually or in-person, be sure to have your Jaguar ID present, ready to enter or scan. Your progress will be tracked via JagSync!

Please Note: All virtual events links can be found on JagSync

Complete the General's Events Challenge by attending two events in every theme to win some Paw-sitivitly Fun Jaguar Swag!!

 

First 50 Days - Heritage Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/16/2020 Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff Student Involvement University Heritage Committee CAB Courtyard Noon to 1:30 p.m.
9/29/2020 Kite Making Student Involvement Campus Activities Board Ceremony Room, Patriots' Casa 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/30/2020 Kite Festival Student Involvement Campus Activities Board West Lawn Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/14/2020 Prep for Success Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 2 to 3 p.m.
9/14/2020 Meet the Firms Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 4 to 7 p.m.
9/21/2020 Career Chat Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 2 to 4 p.m.
9/22/2020 Using Certiport Certifications to Show Expertise Student Academic Success Center Virtual 10 to 11 a.m.
9/22/2020 Using Certiport Certifications to Show Expertise Student Academic Success Center Virtual 1 to 2 p.m.
10/7/2020 Prep For Success Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 2 to 4 p.m.
10/13/2020 Trivia Tuesday with the Mays Center: Featuring Students + Startups Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.
10/14/2020 Professional Integrity: Social Media Know-How Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
10/14/2020 Disability Employment Awareness Month Panel Discussion (DSS) Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 6 to 7 p.m.
10/15/2020 All Majors Career Fair Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 1 to 4 p.m.

First 50 Days - Staying Connected Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/2/2020 Virtual Jaguar Involvement Fair Student Involvement Virtual 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
9/2/2020 Hump Day: JagFam Birthday Bash Campus Activities Board CAB Courtyard 2 to 3 p.m.
9/2/2020 Rec Day - 40 Times/Ladder Challenge  Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/4/2020 R.E.D. Fridays: Big Red & You/Pastries with the Patriots Campus Activities Board Office of Military Affairs Patriots' Casa Noon to 1 p.m.
9/4/2020 Jaguar First Friday: Painting with a Twist Alcohol and Other Drugs Prevention Committee, Student Involvement, and Campus Activities Board CAB Courtyard 7 to 9 p.m.
9/8/2020 Meet the Greeks All Greek Council Virtual 10 a.m. to Noon
9/9/2020 REC Day - Obstacle Soccer Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/10/2020 Meet the Greeks All Greek Council Virtual 4 to 6 p.m.
9/12/2020 Fall Fun with Family Engagement Student Transition & Family Engagement Virtual 5 to 8 p.m.
9/15/2020 REC Day - Soccer Hand/Eye Coordination Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/22/2020 REC Day - Dribble Challenge Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/22/2020 Archery Bullseye Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/23/2020 Archery Shot Challenge Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/29/2020 Frisbee Toss Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/29/2020 REC Day - Archery Bullseye Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
9/30/2020 REC Day - Dizzy Bat Spin Race Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
10/6/2020 REC Day - Furthest Kick Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
10/7/2020 Hump Day: JagFam Birthday Bash Campus Activities Board CAB Courtyard Noon to 1 p.m.
10/13/2020 REC Day - Washers Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
10/14/2020 REC Day - Horseshoes Rec Sports East Lawn 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

First 50 Days - Integrity Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

10/8/2020 Creating Solutions for Violence Prevention: Active Bystander Training 2.0 The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual 1 to 2:30 p.m.
10/14/2020 Professional Integrity: Social Media Know-How Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
10/14/2020 Disability Employment Awareness Month Panel Discussion (DSS) Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 6 to 7 p.m.

First 50 Days - Health & Wellness Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

8/21/2020 - 9/14/2020 Virtual Relaxation Room: Zen Den The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual On-Going
8/27/2020 - 9/21/2020 Virtual Tour of Student Counseling & Wellness Services The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual On-Going
9/1/2020 - 9/30/2020 National Suicide Prevention Month: Virtual Shoe Display The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual On-Going
9/8/2020 - 10/2/2020 Racing to the Vote First-Year Experience, Recreational Sports, and Mays Center Virtual On-Going
9/8/2020 - 9/11/2020 #JagsSTICKtogether The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services and Mays Centers May Center 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
9/10/2020 Cultivating Calm The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
10/8/2020 Creating Solutions for Violence Prevention: Active Bystander Training 2.0 The Office of Counseling and Wellness Services Virtual 6 to 10 p.m.

JagFit Classes

Join our Facebook Group for information about fitness classes, daily and weekly workout challenges, and general wellness discussions. Fitness classes will be conducted through Zoom. Our classes range from mind-body, choreographed, strength, and endurance. Below is the schedule with the meeting ID and Zoom live links. Students, Faculty/Staff, and Alumni can also sign up for fitness opportunities through the 2020 Recreation Movement platform. Sign up today with your .edu email and gain access to hundreds of online fitness classes, challenges, and more. Zoom Recordings can be found HERE.

Classes will run from August 31 to November 22.

MONDAY & WEDNESDAY

Class

Time

AMPD Resistance (Monday Only) 11:00am - 11:50am
Kettlebell AMPD 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Zumba Dance Party! 7:00pm - 7:50pm

TUESDAY & THURSDAY

Vinyasa Flow 12:00pm - 12:50pm
STRONG60 (Tuesday Only) 6:00pm - 6:50pm

AMPD Resistance (Thursday Only)

6:00pm - 6:50pm
Zumba Dance Party! 7:00pm - 7:50pm

Saturday

Restorative Yoga 8:00pm - 8:50pm

Sunday

STRONG60 11:00am - 11:50am
Restorative Yoga 8:00pm - 8:50pm 

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/28/2020 Credit Basics and Kahoot! - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
9/29/2020 Trivia Tuesday with the Mays Center: Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.
10/1/2020 Student Loans Fact or Fiction? In partnership with Financial Aid - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.

First 50 Days - Civic Engagement Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/14/2020 Virtual Volunteer Fair: Education Inequality Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 11 a.m. to Noon
What's Next, Texas Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
9/15/2020 Trivia Tuesday with the Mays Center ft. MOVE Texas Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 12:30 to 1 p.m.
9/16/2020 Virtual Volunteer Fair: Voter Engagement Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 11 a.m. to Noon
9/17/2020 Conversation with the Constitution Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 6 to 8 p.m.
9/18/2020 Virtual Volunteer Fair: Child Welfare and Safety Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 11 a.m. to Noon
9/22/2020 National Voter Registration Day Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement CAB Courtyard 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
9/22/2020 Let's Taco About Voting First-Year Experience Ceremony Room, Patriots' Casa 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
9/23/2020 What's Next, Texas Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/28/2020 Credit Basics and Kahoot! - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
9/29/2020 Trivia Tuesday with the Mays Center: Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.
10/1/2020 Student Loans Fact or Fiction? In partnership with Financial Aid - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.

First 50 Days - Civic Engagement Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/14/2020 Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
9/17/2020 Conversation with the Constitution Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 6 to 8 p.m.
9/22/2020 National Voter Registration Day Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement CAB Courtyard 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
9/22/2020 Let's Taco About Voting First-Year Experience Ceremony Room, Patriots' Casa 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
9/23/2020 What's Next, Texas Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/28/2020 Credit Basics and Kahoot! - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
9/29/2020 Trivia Tuesday with the Mays Center: Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual 12:30 to 1:15 p.m.
10/1/2020 Student Loans Fact or Fiction? In partnership with Financial Aid - Financial Literacy Week Mays Center for Experiential Learning and Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.

First 50 Days - Civic Engagement Theme

Date

Event Name

Hosting Department

Location

Time

9/14/2020 Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.
What's Next, Texas
9/17/2020 Conversation with the Constitution Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual 6 to 8 p.m.
9/22/2020 National Voter Registration Day Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement CAB Courtyard 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
9/22/2020 Let's Taco About Voting First-Year Experience Ceremony Room, Patriots' Casa 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
9/23/2020 What's Next, Texas Mays Center for Experiential Learning & Community Engagement Virtual Noon to 1 p.m.