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Week of September 27 to October 3

All Week!

Orientation Leaders 
Applications available in the Student Center, Room 2.402

   
All Week!

Discover Nacogdoches 
Brochures available in the Involvement Center. Come and discover Nacogdoches. You can enter and win PRIZES!!!

   

BATTLE OF THE PINEY WOODS
Presents Stephen F. Austin State University vs. Sam Houston State University

2 p.m. | Saturday, Oct. 23
Reliant Stadium in Houston

Tickets for the game remain on sale through the SFA Ticket Office. Ticket prices range from $15 to $35 and can be purchased by calling (936) 468-JACK or toll free (800) 775-3358. Read more about this event!

   
FREE ADVERTISEMENT FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION!!!
All you have to do is fill out a request form at Jack Sorc or the Involvement Center one week before your event on SFA campus. All forms will be picked up by 5 p.m. every Thursday. You may also fill out a form online!
   
 

monday

 

Orientation on the Yard
10 a.m. | The Yard

Orientation Leaders will be passing out applications.

   
  Tonight on SFA-TV 2 (Channel 2 for Suddenlink customers)
The Best of Purple Pride
 
 

7 & 10 p.m. | Vocal Prep program with Dr. Ric Berry
7:15 & 10:15 p.m. | SFA Astronomy Program
7:30 & 10:30 p.m. | SFA Intramurals
7:45 & 10:45 p.m. | SFA Debate
   
 

tuesday

 

RISQ
11 a.m. to Noon | Student Center Plaza

Come out and see what RISQ is all about. Membership sign up opportunities will be available.

   
 

Pickleball Doubles
5 to 7p.m. | HPE Courts 4 & 5

Presented by Intramural Sports.

   

PRIDE Nac
7 p.m. | Tejas Room, 2nd floor of Student Center

Pride Nac presents "Le'ts Talk About Sex!" You can submit all questions for the sex talk to pridenac@yahoo.com

   
 

Rodeo Club meeting
7 p.m. | Agriculture Building, Room 121

Come join rodeo club!! Our club supports our rodeo team to compete around the state. We host the intercollegiate rodeo in Nacogdoches. We also join in local bull bash events as well as helping out our community. Only $15 per semester to sign up!

   

"Happy Feet"
7 p.m. | BPSC  Movie Theater

Omicron Delta Kappa is presenting a FREE showing of Disney's "Happy Feet" as part of a promotion for their new energy-saving campaign on campus, Polar Bears on Parade. Come out to learn how you can help cut tuition costs at SFA by reducing your energy. Guest speaker, Dr. Ken Farrish. Watch a free showing of a great movie!

   

Sing Bee
7 p.m. | Einstein’s Bagel in Steen Library

The winner of The Singing Bee will win an iPod Touch!

   
Faculty Recital with Pianist John Noel Roberts
7:30 p.m. | Cole Concert Hall

Pianist John Noel Roberts, director of the SFA School of Music, will present a faculty recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus. The recital, which is part of the SFA School of Music’s Cole Performing Arts Series, will feature Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Tickets are $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and $2 for students.
   
 

wednesday

 

Pickleball Doubles
5 to 7 p.m. | HPE Courts 4 & 5

Presented by Intramural Sports.

   
  Student Government Association Meeting
5:30 p.m. | BPSC, Multimedia Room
   
 

Talking hands
5:30 p.m. | Liberal Arts, Room 142

Talking hands presents Deaf Awareness Day! A great chance to come together and learn fascinating facts about the deaf community with guest speakers.

   

Wesley Foundation
6 to 8 p.m | Ag Pond

Wesley Foundation presents Sacred Ground. Dinner and worship service.

   
  Delta Sigma Theta Social
7 to 9 p.m. | BPSC, Regents Suite A & B

Delta Sigma Theta will be having their annual Social. Free refreshments and lots of fun. All ladies of SFA are welcome to come and join. The event is free to all students. We ask that you dress in business casual. Please come on time.
   
 

thursday

Save a Life--Ask a Jack!
3 to 5 p.m. | Rusk Building, Room 333

Counseling Services is offering QPR Training from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, in the Rusk Building, Room 333.   This training is open to all interested faculty, staff and students. To reserve a spot please call (936) 468-2401.

   
 

Pickleball Doubles
5 to 7 p.m. | HPE Courts 4 & 5

Presented by Intramural Sports.

   
 

Alpha Lambda Omega Christian Sorority Inc.
5 p.m. | Surfin' Steve Plaza

Meet at Surfin' Steve for prayer and come with an open heart to receive God's word to all men and women.

   

realTALK
7 p.m. | BPSC, Regents Suite A

realTALK is a place to share what you believe on the topic presented that week. When you believe in something you should be willing to protect it, preserve it and project. realTALK is a place where you can do that and then get the truth of what God shares.

   

G's to Gent's
7 p.m. | BPSC, Grand Ballroom

Fonzworth Bentley and Marc Williams will be giving life lessons about how to be a true Gentleman. Are you a G or a Gent? Come find out at this interactive program. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn some helpful tools to becoming a better Gentlemen. Ladies you are invited as well. Come let the young men of SFA know what type of Gentlemen you want to see walking around campus.

   
 

Ladyjack Volleyball vs UTSA
7 p.m. | William R. Johnson Coliseum

Learn about the Jack Team Rewards program!

   
SAA Movie Series Presents
7 p.m. - "Shrek the Final Chapter"
9 p.m. - "The Kids are All Right"

Student tickets are just $1! Concessions are $.75 per item or $2 combo pack! Cinema is located on the 2nd floor of the student center next to Starbucks.
   
 

friday

Wear purple shirts on campus!
   
  Preserve America's "Cemeteries and Heritage Tourism" Lecture
6:30 p.m. | Liberal Arts North, Room 142
   

SAA Movie Series Presents
7 p.m. - "Shrek the Final Chapter"
9 p.m. - "The Kids are All Right"

Student tickets are just $1! Concessions are $.75 per item or $2 combo pack! Cinema is located on the 2nd floor of the student center next to Starbucks.

   
Screening of The Take
7:30 p.m. | The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

The SFA School of Art and Friends of the Visual Arts will present a one-night screening of The Take, a documentary about Argentinean workers, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House, 329 E. Main St. in downtown Nacogdoches. Director Avi Lewis and writer Naomi Klein champion a radical economic movement in which unemployed Argentinean factory workers illegally occupy closed factories to restart production on their own and reclaim their jobs. Admission is free. The film is sponsored in part by SFA’s Latin American Studies interdisciplinary program. For more information, please call (936) 468-1131.
   
 

weekend

 

Sports Day
Saturday, Oct. 2
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Ag Pond


Disability Service Department host sports day.

   

Fabulous Fall Festival Plant Sale
Saturday, Oct. 2
9 a.m. until 2 p.m. | Arboretum Parking Lot, 1924 Wilson Dr.

   
 

Ladyjack Volleyball vs Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Saturday, Oct. 2
7 p.m. | William R. Johnson Coliseum


Learn about the Jack Team Rewards program!

   
Orchestra of the Pines Concert
Saturday, Oct. 2
7:30 p.m. | Cole Concert Hall


SFA’s Orchestra of the Pines will open its 2010-2011 season with Fantastic Heroes, a concert featuring works by Russian composers, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, in Cole Concert Hall. A highlight of the program will be guest artist Ning An of Lee University performing Rachmaninoff’s Second Pia no Concerto. The orchestra will also present works by Glinka and Prokofiev. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and $5 for students.
   

SFA Paintball Team
Sunday, Oct. 3
Noon to 5 p.m. | San Augustine, Texas

SFA Paintball Team is holding an event to screen and place new players on the team. Meet at the commuter parking lot at noon. Transportation is available upon request. Previous experience is not required, and extra equipment is available. The event is free! If you have any questions, please contact Casey Thompson at sfapaintball@yahoo.com

   

SAA Movie Series Presents
Sunday, Oct. 3
7 p.m. - "Shrek the Final Chapter"

9 p.m. - "The Kids are All Right"

Student tickets are just $1! Concessions are $.75 per item or $2 combo pack! Cinema is located on the 2nd floor of the student center next to Starbucks.

 

 

 
 

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