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Week of Jan. 17 to 23

 

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  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!
   
 

SFA Involvement Center
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F | BPSC First Floor
Want to get Involved? Want to know what’s going on around campus? Visit the SFA Involvement Center located on the first floor of the BPSC Student Center and sign up for an involvement advising session. In just 30 minutes a student leader can connect you with organizations, events and activities at SFA.
The Involvement Center is here for you!  Stop by anytime to see the daily calendar of events or check out the 23 things to do highlighted each month! Call us for more information at (936) 468-6721.

   
 

Student Organization Registration
Please visit the Student Affairs Programs website to register your Level II student organization (Level II: eligible for SORF funding). Level I student organizations please make any contact information updates.

   
 

SFA Panhellenic Council: Spring Recruitment
Attention SFA women! Want a great way to casually meet people and have fun? Beginning the first day of the spring semester, informal recruitment begins. Sororities will contact potential new members on their own and hold a series of informal events to get to know them better. Women who are full-time students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, have not been initiated into a National Panhellenic Conference sorority before, have not turned down a formal recruitment or COB bid are eligible to participate in spring recruitment. Find out more about Greek Life and register for recruitment at our Student Affairs Programs website.

   
 

monday

  Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance Day
   
  MLK Day of Service
Meet at 11 a.m. | BPSC Twilight Ballroom

You are invited to take part in service projects across Nacogdoches County that will benefit the elderly and senior populations. Lunch and a free T-shirt will be provided. Spots on service teams are first come, first served, so participants are encouraged to arrive on time! The event is sponsored by the Office of Leadership and Service and the Office of Multicultural Affairs. For more information contact, please Jamie Bouldin at jfbouldin@sfasu.edu.

   
 

tuesday

  ACT Residual given
8 a.m. | Kennedy Auditorium
   
  Faculty available for advising
1 to 5 p.m.
   
  Orientation for all new freshmen and transfer students
1 p.m. | E.L. Miller Science, Room 137
   
 

wednesday

  Spring Semester classes begin
8 a.m.
   
  Women's Club Volleyball Tryouts
7 p.m. | Shelton Gym | No cost for tryouts

Each semester our club team holds tryouts for those interested in playing with us. We will have two teams and will have the opportunity to travel to three tournaments, one at TCU, another at Baylor, and then one at A&M. There is no cost to tryout, but we have a club fee. Hope to see you there! For more information, please contact club president Erin Lee at (832) 445-4756 or wcvolleyballsfa@yahoo.com.
   
 

thursday

  SFA Gardens Lecture Series to feature bluebird society co-founder
7 p.m. | Agriculture Building, Room 110

The SFA Gardens at Stephen F. Austin State University will host its monthly Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, in Room 110 of the Agriculture Building located at 1924 Wilson Dr. Naturalist Keith Kridler of Mt. Pleasant will present “Bluebirds Chase My Blues Away.” read more
   
SAA Movie Series Presents
7 p.m. "Life As We Know It"
9:30 p.m. "Paranormal Activity 2"

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. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes prior to showtime.
   
 

friday

  Edge of Life: Forest Pathology Art opening reception
6 p.m. | The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House

The SFA College of Fine Arts, School of Art and University Series will open Edge of Life: Forest Pathology Art with a 6 p.m. reception on Friday, Jan. 21, at The Cole Art Center @ The Old Opera House, 329. E. Main St. in downtown Nacogdoches. The exhibition, which is a collaborative project between the SFA College of Fine Arts and the Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, features artists from the SFA School of Art and ecological artists from across the nation. The show will run through Friday, March 25. Regular gallery hours are 12:30 to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, please call (936) 468-1131.
   
SAA Movie Series Presents
7 p.m. "Life As We Know It"
9:30 p.m. "Paranormal Activity 2"

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. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes prior to showtime.
   
 

saturday

Lumberjack Basketball vs. Texas-Arlington
6 p.m. William R. Johnson Coliseum

Learn about the Jack Team Rewards program!
   
  Annual Schmidbauer Competition
7:30 p.m. | Cole Concert Hall

International strings artists will be competing in the SFA School of Music’s annual Schmidbauer Competition Saturday, Jan. 22, and Sunday, Jan. 23. Over $15,000 in prize money will be awarded to the winners. The finals for the Junior Division will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, and for the Senior Division at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23. Both events will be held in Cole Concert Hall, 2210 Alumni Dr. on the SFA campus. Tickets for each event are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. For tickets or more information, please visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu or call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.
 

 

 

sunday

SAA Movie Series Presents
7 p.m. "Life As We Know It"
9:30 p.m. "Paranormal Activity 2"

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. Tickets go on sale 30 minutes prior to showtime.
   
  Annual Schmidbauer Competition
7:30 p.m. | Cole Concert Hall

International strings artists will be competing in the SFA School of Music’s annual Schmidbauer Competition Saturday, Jan. 22, and Sunday, Jan. 23. Over $15,000 in prize money will be awarded to the winners. The finals for the Junior Division will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, and for the Senior Division at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 23. Both events will be held in Cole Concert Hall, 2210 Alumni Dr. on the SFA campus. Tickets for each event are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. For tickets or more information, please visit www.finearts.sfasu.edu or call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.
The Office of Student Affairs is committed to providing support for students with disabilities. If you are a student who needs an accommodation to attend or participate in one of our events or student organizations you are encouraged to stop by room 325 in the Human Services Building to make your request. You may also call us at (936) 468-3004, TDD: (936) 468-1004.
 
 

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