WEEKEND OF OCTOBER 16, 2014
VOL: 2 ISSUE: 7
ANNOUNCEMENTS

W&J IS A TREE CAMPUS USA FINALIST

Vote for W&J to Win!


 

W&J  has been selected as a finalist in the Tree Campus USA - Celebrate Arbor Day Event Contest! 

 

Public voting began on October 15 at 9:00am Central and runs through October 22 at 11:59pm Central. You can vote here!  

 

You can vote once a day while the contest is open!

 

Winners will be announced by 2:00 pm Central on October 24. Please share this information with your friends and encourage them to vote for W&J to win!

 

GET A WATER FILLING STATION IN ROSSIN

Vote for W&J to Win!

 

Please support our student effort to get a water filling station in Rossin by voting daily through the link below! Please spread the word! You can vote once a day and voting ends October 31. Vote on Facebook here.

 

THE 2014 HOMECOMING COURT

Congratulations!


 

Huge Congratulations to this year's Homecoming Court!

 

         Miriam Beavers & Gadwin Stewart

         Kristen Brosek & Ben Mancini

         Maylin Burns & Ulysses Laman

         Monika Virag & Evan Wagner

         Victoria Forkus & Corey Young

 

Please join these pairs as they go for the title of Homecoming King & Queen during the 2014 Homecoming Dance on Friday, October 24th at 9:30 PM in the Tech Center Foyer.

 

SOCIAL JUSTICE EXPERIMENT

Today at 5:00 pm

 

The Office of Diversity Programs & Multicultural Affairs invites you to come test your skills and knowledge with a Social Justice Experiment on Thursday at 5:00 pm in the Media Room. See if you can overcome everyday obstacles and build the ideal community. Participants will be challenged to think outside of the box and stretch their comfort zones.

 

MARSHALL LOT CLOSURE

Today at 5:00 pm


 

The Marshall lot (the small parking lot next to the basketball court and Marshall Hall) will be closed from the close of business Thursday, October 16th through the evening of October 17th.  This closure is occurring to provide space for a philanthropy event sponsored by Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity.  The Offices of Fraternity & Sorority Life and Campus & Public Safety request that all vehicles be moved from the lot prior to the end of the work day on Thursday the 16th. Any cars remaining in the lot after 5pm on Thursday, October 16th will be ticketed.  All other lots will remain open. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

 

PI BETA PHI'S ARROWBANDS

Today at 7:00 pm

 

Pi Beta Phi will be hosting their annual Arrowbands event this Thursday at 7:00 pm in Olin Theatre. $2 admission and all proceeds benefit the Pi Beta Phi Foundation.

 

FIJI'S CAR SMASH

Friday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

FIJI will be having a Car Smash in the Marshall parking lot next to the basketball court on Friday from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm. It is $1.00 per swing or $2.00 per 3 swings. All proceeds will go to the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

 

FRIGHT ON THE FRONTIER

Presented by the Washington County Historical Society


 

On Friday and Saturday from 6:00-10:00pm the Washington County Historcal Society is having their 2nd annual Fright on the Frontier at the Frontier History Center in Washington Park. Come out and experience a frightening ghost tour! It costs $5 per person and the address is 283 Dunn Avenue, Washington PA 15301.

 

WHEELING SYMPHONY CONCERT SERIES

First Show this Saturday, Free with W&J ID

 

The College Concert Series includes the following four Wheeling Symphony Orchestra concerts: Saturday, Oct. 18 - Jeans 'n' Classics featuring Vocalist Michael Shotton and The Music of Queen; Friday, Nov. 7 - Spanish and American music with Violinist Michael Ludwig and Roberto Sierra, composer; Saturday, Feb. 14 - Wheeling native Tim O'Brien performs his original bluegrass and country classics; Friday, March 20 - "Famous Fifths" includes well-known fifth symphonies by classical greats Beethoven and Sibelius. 

All concerts begin at 8:00 pm in the Capitol Theatre in downtown Wheeling, with a pre-concert talk prior to Masterworks performances at 7:00 pm. Student tickets will be available at the Capitol Theatre box office beginning at 6:30 pm before each concert.
 

 

MEN'S WATER POLO CHAMPIONSHIP

At W&J this Weekend


 

The 2014 Men's Division III Water Polo Championship will be held this Saturday-Sunday, October 18-19, at W&J! W&J will compete against Monmouth at 2:00 pm and against MIT at 4:40 pm on Saturday. Please come out and show your support! For a full schedule of the tournament please go here.

 

LIBRARY OPEN DURING FALL BREAK

Reduced Hours

 

The Library will be open reduced hours during Fall Break, but they will be open. 


 

Here are the hours during break:

Friday, Oct. 17: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, Oct. 18: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday, Oct. 19: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Monday, Oct. 20: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday, Oct. 21: 9:00 am - 2:00 am

 

DINING SERVICES FALL BREAK HOURS

For the Commons, G&T's, and the Barista


 

Commons Dining Room

Saturday, October 18 - Monday, October 20: Brunch 10:00 am - 1:30 pm & Dinner 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Tuesday, October 21: Brunch 10:00 am - 1:30 pm & Dinner 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm


 

George & Tom's

Saturday, October 18 & Sunday, October 19: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Monday, October 20: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

Tuesday, October 21: 11:00 am - 12:00 am


 

Barista Cafe

Saturday, October 18 & Sunday, October 19: Closed

Monday, October 20: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, October 21: 8:00 am - 1:00 am


 

Faculty Lounge

Saturday, October 18 - Tuesday, October 21: Closed

 

HUB FALL BREAK HOURS

Reduced Hours

 

Sunday & Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Open 9am-5pm 

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


THURSDAY

5:00 pm - Social Justice Experiment, Media Room

7:00 pm - The Rush, Campus Ctr. Circle

7:00 pm - Pi Beta Phi's Arrowbands, Olin Theatre

7:30 pm - Volleyball vs. Chatham, Henry Memorial

8:00 pm - Third Thursday Trivia, George & Tom's Place

 

FRIDAY

11:00 am - FIJI Car Smash (until 4:00), Marshall Parking Lot

11:30 am - Feel Good Friday, Rossin Campus Center

1:00 pm - Free Bowling with W&J ID (until 3:00), Alpine Lanes

6:00 pm - Fright on the Frontier, Washington Park

6:30 pm - Pittsburgh Pipeline (departs 6:30, 8:30, & 10:30), Campus Ctr. Circle

7:00 pm - Ghost Hunter John Zaffis, Hub LL

9:00 pm - Monticello's, Hub LL

 

SATURDAY

Fall Break Begins

11:00 am - Women's Tennis vs. St. Vincent, Swanson Courts

11:00 am - Pittsburgh Pipeline (departs 11:00, 1:00, & 3:00), Campus Ctr. Circle

1:00 pm - Field Hockey vs. Utica, Cameron Stadium

2:00 pm - Men's Water Polo vs. Monmouth, Henry Natatorium

4:40 pm - Men's Water Polo vs. MIT, Henry Natatorium

6:00 pm - Fright on the Frontier, Washington Park

6:30 pm - Pittsburgh Pipeline (departs 6:30, 8:30, & 10:30), Campus Ctr. Circle

8:00 pm - Wheeling Symphony's Jeans n' Classics, Capitol Theatre (Wheeling)

9:00 pm - Monticello's, Hub LL

 

SUNDAY

Fall Break

12:00 pm - Volleyball vs. Thomas More, Henry Gym 

 

 If you would like your event or announcement in next week's W&J Weekender, please email your submission to weekly@washjeff.edu by Wednesday at noon.