[HOWL] Pack your calendar this week!
MESSAGE FROM THE SBP [PAUL NOLAN]
Good evening, Wolfpack! Apologies for the late Howl, I’m watching the basketball game (congrats y’all)! First, I hope you all enjoyed Martin Luther King Jr. Day and participated in some form of public service. If not, or if you would like to continue in the spirit of serving others, there are many opportunities to get involved in the Raleigh area and NC State! Some of those opportunities are detailed in this thick Howl.
Also, now’s the perfect time to start (or expand) your student involvement! It’s a new semester, so whether you’re just joining the Wolfpack as a transfer student, or finishing out your legacy as a “super-senior,” make the most out of your experience! Friendly reminder that y’all are great.
Note on the Weekly Inspiration:
You know that I like including puppies in the Howl as our “Weekly Inspiration.” I’m tired of finding stock photos online, so I figured… why not ask the students? Email me (email@example.com) with your pup, his/her/ze’s name, and your name (if you want me to include it). From here until the end of my term, I’ll feature your pup in the Howl!
With Wolfpack Spirit,
Shoutout to Sofia Taylor and Sarah McConnell! If you see me on campus, ask for a shoutout!
Lost and Found
Hello! My name is Maya Centeno and recently I lost something that is very near to my heart. It is a NASA hat that has all of the spaceships that were launched on the brim. I lost it in SAS Hall in room 2203. I would really appreciate any and all help.
Humans of NC State Coming soon
SG Appropriations Application Now Open
Want funding for your student organization? Apply for appropriations! Follow the steps found in the appropriations packet and apply by February 1st. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
It’s On Us: Sexual Assault Prevention Town Hall
- Thursday, January 26th 4:00pm-5:30pm
- Coastal Ballroom
- Free Insomnia Cookies
- Designated speakers will discuss current, and future initiatives to increase awareness and create more active bystanders on campus followed by an open discussion.
Departmental Access Opinion Survey
Do you want to have access to your department building to study and do work in? Fill out this survey to give your opinion!
International Festival at NC State
The International Festival at NC State will be hosted on Friday March 31st from 12:00pm-5:00pm on Stafford Commons. This event will promote cultural competency and expose students, faculty, and staff to new perspectives and traditions from different areas around the world. Save the date!
WTF* NC STATE (*WHAT TO FIX)
Have an issue or concern at NC State? Student Government would like to hear about any questions, comments, or concerns you have and we will work towards fixing it. Tell us what to fix by filling out this form here.
SG GAME OF THE WEEK // AMONG OTHER INCREDIBLE SPORTING EVENTS
- Sunday, January 15 – 3 PM
- #23 Women’s Basketball vs. #12 Duke
- Reynolds Coliseum
- Free Admission
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Dance Minor Social and Graduate School Panel | 01.18.2017
Please join us for a Dance Minor Social on Jan. 18, 6-7:30pm, CG 2037. Enjoy refreshments as you inquire about the minor, meet the faculty and other Dance minors. Included is a graduate school panel describing different programs of study for those considering advanced study in dance-related fields. Website here.
The 737: A Trinity Project | THURSDAY | 01.19.2017
Join Every Nation as we have events discussing who is God and why does it even matter. Join us this Thursday in Talley room 4280 at 7:37 pm for a discussion and a chance to win a $200 Visa Card raffle! Website here.
MUSICAL EMPOWERMENT A CAPPELLA SHOWCASE | FRIDAY | 01.20.2017
Musical Empowerment is proud to present this year’s largest A Cappella showcase on Friday January 20th in Witherspoon Cinema at 7:30 PM. Featuring choirs from NC State: Grains of Time, Acappology, Ladies in Red, and Wolfgang; and choirs from UNC: Clef Hangers, Tar Heel Voices, and Tarpeggios! All proceeds benefit Musical Empowerment, allowing us to provide free music lessons, instruments, and mentorship to underserved elementary students in the Raleigh area. Tickets are on sale for $10, and can be purchased here!
LAKE RALEIGH CLEANUP | Sunday | 01.22.2017
Come help the Good Club clean up Lake Raleigh and take your mind off your worries for a couple of hours. We’ll meet at the Alumni Center on Centennial at 2:30pm. If you need a ride to the event, please check the box in the sign-up sheet–we’ll be carpooling from Talley Tower. Snacks will be provided after, and furry friends are welcome! RSVP and stay up to date on the facebook event page.
Dance Marathon at NC State | 01.28.2017
Dance Marathon at NC State (January 28, 10am-10pm in Talley Ballroom) is a way to create incredible memories, support kids at Duke Children’s Hospital, and get all your service hours in one day! If you are considering volunteering to help run the event to any extent, please email: email@example.com. Website.
Navarasa | 01.28.2017
Navarasa is an Indian Classical dance competition where teams from across the country will come to Raleigh to showcase their talent for charity. 100% of profits raised will be given to our partnering charity, Child Rights and You(CRY), that works with localized charities to empower at-risk children. Buy Tickets.
GOODNIGHT SCHOLARS PROGRAM PRESENTS: SKYLAR TIBBITS ON 1.30.2017
Our 4D future in imminent. Founder of MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab, Skylar Tibbits, forecasts a world where buildings and machines will have the capacity to self-assemble, replicate, and repair—changing how we approach city planning, manufacturing, and business. Does this new 4D technology have enormous implications? You bet. Skylar breaks down the possibilities of a 4D future as part of the “Goodnight Scholars Program Presents” on January 30th, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at NC State’s Talley Student Union Stewart Theatre. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is free.
Master of Management Studies & Master of Quantitative Management Programs at Duke University: Information Session January 30th
Claire Garst, Assistant of Admissions at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, is hosting an information session regarding the school’s MMS & MQM programs on Jan. 30th from 6:00-7:30p in 2405 Nelson Hall. Dinner is provided, and attendees receive $125 application fee waiver. Register here!
KRISPY KREME CHALLENGE | 02.04.2017
2400 calories, 12 doughnuts, 5 miles, 1 hour. Come participate in NC State’s #1 Student Tradition, the annual Krispy Kreme Challenge! Register today to join over 8,000 runners and raise money for the UNC Children’s Hospital!
PFS Spring Fling Registration | 02.17 – 02.19
Students, have your parents and family come visit for the annual Spring Fling Weekend, February 17-19. Registration is now open but will sell out! Spring Fling Event Site; Ticket Purchase Direct URL
WKNC Double Barrel Benefit 14 | 02.24.2017
WKNC 88.1 FM’s 14th Double Barrel Benefit is Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday, Feb. 25 at Kings Raleigh. Night one up is hip-hop and electronic music with DJ PayPal, Ace Henderson, ZenSoFly & Sand Pact. Night two is indie rock with Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, See Gulls, Infinity Crush & Astro Cowboy. Website here.
National 2017 American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association Symposium | March 3-5
The National APVMA Symposium will be at NC State for 2017! Students from all over the country will be attending, and we need volunteers! All volunteers will receive meals and have the option of attending guest lectures. Contact Bridget Gillaspie or Nicole Flores (firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com) for more details. Dates: March 3-5.
OPEN SOURCE 101 CONFERENCE
A one-day conference for existing technology professionals and students designed to provide open source education and instruction. Presentations will be delivered by some of the most well known technologists in the open source space from leading organizations. More here.
Sustainability Fund – Applications Open!
What would you do with up to $140,000 to make NC State more sustainable? Now is the time to turn your idea into reality on campus. Projects can focus on sustainability-related projects, education, improvements to campus, and more. Applications will be available at the link above and are due by 11:59 pm on February 19th, 2017. Learn more.
Students 4 Sustainable Solutions, Interest Meeting | Thursday | 01.19.2017
Join us for our first meeting of the semester and learn what S4SS is all about! We will be discussing sustainability news, Earth month events, and ideas for Sustainability Fund proposals. Thursday, 1/19 5pm in University College commons 108. Facebook event.
Power Pack Interest Meeting | THURSDAY | 01.19.2017
The Power Electronics Design and Packaging club(Power Pack) will be hosting an interest meeting on Thursday, January 19th at 6pm in EB2, room 3001. Anyone interested in learning more about this specialization within electrical engineering is encouraged to attend. Facebook.
ROTARACT CLUB MEETING | THURSDAY | 01.19.2017
The NCSU Rotaract Club will be meeting for the first time of the semester on Thursday, January 19 at 7:30pm in Ricks Hall, Rm. 113. We are a service organization that focuses on volunteering around the community. Everyone is welcome! Snacks (and possible sweet treats) will be provided. Facebook event.
Rush Alpha Phi Omega | Thursday | 01.19.2017
If you want to make a difference in the Raleigh area and meet some amazing people while going it, come rush Alpha Phi Omega. There will be an interest meeting for rush on Tuesday 1/17 and Thursday 1/19, rooms TBA. If you would like to be put on the interest list email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pencils of Promise at NCSU Interest Meeting | THURSDAY | 01.19.2017
250 million kids around the world lack basic reading, writing, and math skills. Pencils of Promise is a nonprofit that has built 380 since 2009 in Ghana, Guatemala, Nicaragua, + Laos. Learn more about PoP at NCSU at our interest meeting 1/19 at 7:30 in UCC 106 (across the street from Tucker). Learn more.
Fusion Dance Crew Spring Auditions | 01.21.2017 & 01.22.2017
Fusion Dance Crew is having Spring Auditions! Fusion is a hip-hop dance crew at NC State and we perform on and off campus. Auditions will be held 1/21 and 1/22 from 12pm-3pm (both days are required). No dance experience is required, only a passion for dance! Facebook event.
PHI SIGMA PI NATIONAL HONOR FRATERNITY RUSH | STARTS MONDAY | 01.23.2017
If you are interested in becoming part of a community of innovative and unique individuals who center themselves around Scholarship, Fellowship, and Leadership – Phi Sigma Pi’s Beta Delta Chapter is the place for you! Join us for Rush, starting Jan. 23rd! Check out our website for all the details!
College Democrats Meeting | Tuesday | 01.24.2017
Come out to NC State College Democrats’ first meeting of the Spring 2017 semester! We will meet on Tuesday, 1/24, on the 2nd floor of Park Shops at 7PM. We will be discussing several topics such as the 2016 Campaign and other important issues facing North Carolina and national politics! Please contact Andrew Morrison (email@example.com) with any further concerns.
The Student Publication interest meeting | Wednesday | 01.25.2017
Interested in working on and promoting a piece of College of Design history?Want to meet people from other majors in a productive and exciting atmosphere? The Student Publication is now an official student group – join us! Come to our interest meeting on Wednesday, January 25 from 6-7 in Brooks 300. Website.
Trail Cleanup / NORML NCSU | 01.28.2017
NORML NCSU will be cleaning up part of the Greenway Trail on 1/28/17 at 2:00 pm. We will be meeting in the Hardee’s parking lot at Avant Ferry and Gorman. All supplies will be provided, which means you should bring your friends! More here. Facebook.
Study Abroad Summer 2017 Deadline – February 15th!
Apply before Feb. 15 for all Summer Study Abroad Programs. Study Abroad can fulfill General Education Program Requirements + the Global Knowledge Co-Requisite + engagement in new experiences and cultures worldwide. Contact the Study Abroad Office firstname.lastname@example.org or visit studyabroad.ncsu.edu.
Global Pack Interest Meeting
Global Pack is a student group that is comprised of students, both from the US and international, that want to branch out to befriend students from other cultures, share cultural experiences and learn from one another. This student organization truly takes “One World, One Pack” to heart! Interest meeting sign-up.
MindHack Executive Board Application Form | 04.07.2017
On behalf of the Union Activities Board, TUFFTalks: MindHack is a premiere innovative challenge aimed at addressing problems and concerns associated with Mental Health seen in our society today. We are looking for motivated individuals that would help put together the program on April 7, 2017. For more information and to apply, visit go.ncsu.edu/mindhackapp
Relay for Life
Looking for a great way to get volunteer hours while supporting a good cause? Look no further. Relay for Life of NC State is looking for new committee members and volunteers for the spring semester. Email email@example.com for more info!
HILLSBOROUGH STREET APP
Interested in getting the most up-to-date info on Hillsborough Street? Download the App today! Link to OrderUp, find out about events, and check out all that Hillsborough Street has to offer! See more here.
New Hourly Parking on North Campus
Transportation has added a new hourly parking lot to North Campus. Ferndell Lot is north of the Belltower. Download the PassportParking App to pay on your mobile device! Learn more.
The 20th Annual Service Raleigh event is April 1st and accepting applications for Site Leaders! Service Raleigh is an annual day of service with over 2,000 volunteers, and Site Leaders are short-term leadership positions for the event! Learn more and apply.
Because seals are my favorite animal, and next week we’re starting with your pup/dog submissions. Love, Paul