Friday, January 29, 2010

Mason-Dixon Tourney here on campus.

The first annual Mason-Dixon Tournament will be held here at WVU Parkersburg on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010. The WVU Parkersburg Riverhawks will open action at 11:00 am against the Fighting Falcons of Fairmont. This game will be followed by action between WV Northern Community College and Fairmont with the final game of the day pitting WVU Parkersburg against WV Northern.

Come on out for all the fun and action and cheer your 'Hawks' on to victory. Admission is free and concessions will be sold.

Go 'Hawks'.

Honor's Speakers Series kicks-off.

A joint project with Phi Theta Kappa, the Office of International Studies and SEA is kicking off a new series entitled the Honor's Speakers Series. Total, this series will entail 6 different presentations; 3 live speakers featuring our esteemed faculty and 3 nationally known video-presented speakers.

To kick-off this series Professor Doug Weaver will present "Life in an African Village" on Monday, February 8 at 11:00 am in Room 2211.

SEA seeking new members.

We hate students that don't want to hear, see or talk about cool and great events happening on campus. But if you are someone who likes meeting celebrities, or getting exclusive freebies, or maybe working long hard hours or making friends and having the time of your life then have we the right organization for you. SEA, the Student Engagement and Activities programming board is seeking new members to finish programming for this semester as well as to begin programming for the Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 semesters. Contact the Student Activities office, room 1407 or call 304-424-8309 or simply attend our 1st meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 11:00 am - we'll probably even buy you lunch. As Nike says, "Just Do It!"

Tailgate Party!!!!!!

SEA is sponsoring the popular Tailgate Party on Wednesday, Feb. 3 beginning at 7pm in the Student Lounge as WVU takes on Pitt in a key Big East basketball matchup. Food and drinks will be provided and of course the admission is FREE although we will be taking donations in order to continue bringing you fine entertainment.


The American Red Cross is in dire need of blood as supplies are very low. Please give....on Wednesday, Feb. 3 SEA is hosting/sponsoring a blood drive. Donations will be accepted from 8am - 2pm. The event will occur in the College Activities Center. All donors will be entered into a drawing for various prizes ranging from WVUP t-shirts and sweatshirts to a $25.00 gas card.

If you plan of donating, please eat before you come and drink plenty of fluids, especially water.

Thank you and we'll see you there, being caught doing good.

Friday, January 22, 2010

Golden Dragon Acrobats.

The Golden Dragon Acrobats are coming to campus, Thursday, February 4, 2010 as part of the college's Distinguished Performance Series. This is a must see and WILL sell out - so get your tickets early. Showtime is 7pm in the College Activities Center. Tickets prices; $2.00 for WVU Parkersburg students (limit of 2), $5.00 for students and $10 for adults. Tickets are available in the College Business Office or by calling 304-424-8223.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Calling ALL Gamers!

IMPORTANT: Change of time - NOW Thursday, January 28 from 11am - 4pm.
Join the fun as SEA brings to campus, "The Ultimate Game Zone" game show. This travelling game show carries 4 - 100" screens with over 3000 watts of sound so that everyone can participate in the fun. Games will include, Guitar Hero, Halo, Madden, Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Rock Band as well as others. The event will take place in the Student Lounge area from 11am - 4pm. Cost of the event is enormous, but you will pay NOTHING! Come on out and see if you stack up - Jan. 28, 11am - 4pm, Student Lounge.

Friday, January 15, 2010

Open call for all Performers.

Think you've got what it takes? Are you the next American Idol? SEA is looking for talented performers for their Open Mic and Coffee House series. Please contact any member of SEA or stop in the Student Activities office, room 1407 or call 304-424-8309, for more information.

Coffee House

Matt James & the Progress Notes will headline our first Coffe House of the year. New to this year's program will be the location, instead of being in the Student Lounge we will be in the new Student Union/cafeteria. Cost is free, good music is abundant and fun is avaibable to all. Coffee and cookies will also be available.

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

MLK Jr. Day of Service

CHANGE OF PLANS In response to the horrific tragedy that befell Haiti we will now be working with the American Red Cross to raise money to benefit relief efforts. Our "Day On", will now be spent at the Grand Central Mall manning a booth taking donations. We will begin at 10 am and run three shifts, 10am - 1pm, 1pm - 5pm and 5pm - 9pm. Please try to join us for 1 or all of these shifts. We will meet at the food court at 9:45am on Monday.
For more info or to sign up to help, please contact the Student Activities office, rm. 1407 or call 304-424-8309.

Basketball Club home game.

The WVU Parkersburg basketball team will host their 1st ever game on Jan. 16, 2010. Tipoff is set for 2:00pm in the College Activities Center. Come on out and witness this historic event and cheer on your team, besides it's free. Go 'Hawks.

Welcome Back - Chili Cookoff

The SEA would like to welcome back all students and faculty with their annual Chili Cookoff. Students/faculty & staff can purchase a small bowl of chili for .25 with the hope they will try them all and vote for their favorites. The cookoff will begin in the entrance to the cafeteria at 11:00am and end around 12:30pm.