SSS Mentoring Activities are held only during the fall semester. The events for Fall 2013 are listed below.
SSS New Student Welcome
SSS mentors and mentees will meet at this event where new freshmen have a chance to get acquainted with SSS staff and other students over pizza. A scavenger hunt will help new students become familiar with various campus offices.
Tuesday, Sept. 3, 5:00-6:30 pm, Davies Center, Dakota (340)
Team-Building at the Low Ropes Course
SSS mentors and mentees will participate in some team-building activities that encourage cooperation, communication, and problem-solving skills. Activities will be no more than two or three feet above the ground.
Saturday, Sept. 7, 1:30-3:00 pm; at Crest Wellness Center
Trip to the Guthrie Theater
Don't miss our bus trip to the Twin Cities! Mentors and mentees will chat and watch movies on the way to the famous Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, where we will attend a perfomance of the play Tribes, which focuses on the relationship between two young people who are both deaf.
Sunday, Oct. 6, leave Eau Claire at 4:30pm; performance is 7:00-9:00 pm; arrive back in Eau Claire approximately 11:00 pm
International Folk Fair 2013
Mentors and mentees will learn about different cultures by sampling foods, enjoying international performances, and hearing presentations about cultures from around the world. Over 40 student and community organizations will be involved.
Sunday, Oct. 27, 12:00-2:00 pm, Davies Center, meet at Marketplace on 1st floor
SSS mentors and mentees will take a break from studying and test their skill at such games as Apples to Apples, Pictionary, Taboo, and Catch Phrase. Refreshments will be served.
Monday, Dec. 2, 6:00-7:30 pm, in Oak Ridge Hall, #15