Welcome back, Mavericks!
Monday, January 11
Welcome Spring Semester
8 A.M-6 P.M. | Milo Bail Mavigator Desk or Mav Landing (Scott Campus)
Are you a new student or returning to campus? Do you need a planner, welcome bag, UNO branded mask, hand sanitizer, and some goodies? Stop by and grab your bag anytime today.
Dunkin with Durango
4-5 P.M. | Milo Bail Student Center Northside Parking Lot
Drive thru and stay in your car or walk up, bring your MavCARD, wave at Durango, and grab a $5 Dunkin Donuts gift card to go grab a coffee, donut, or treat.
Students that attend will be entered to win one of 4 Keurig giveaways.
Tuesday, January 12
Visit the Village Part 4
5-7 P.M. | Baxter Arena Parking Lot
Drive thru and stay in your car or walk up and grab your vouchers to enjoy dinner, a movie at Aksarben Cinema, and dessert at Cold Stone Creamery. Dinner options will be vouchers for Oklahoma Joe’s or Pickleman’s Sandwiches. Vouchers do not need to be used same day.
Don't forget to grab your Durango Days Part 2 goodie bag, which will cans of soup, macaroni and cheese cups, lip balm, tissues, and hand sanitizer. Some mystery bags will have a $5-$10 Wal-Mart gift card as a special surprise.
Wednesday, January 13
Student Involvement Fair
11 A.M – 1 P.M. | virtual
Whether you are interested in getting leadership experience, making friends, or preparing for life after graduation a good first step is to get a feel for what organizations and other involvement opportunities exist. The Student Involvement Fair offers an opportunity for students to meet with Student Organizations, Fraternities, Sororities, and Sports Clubs and get to know what they are all about. The fair is digital, but the opportunities are just as real. Attendees can check in online.
Putt-Putt Voucher Giveaway
4-5 P.M. | Milo Bail Student Center Parking Lot (Northside)
Drive thru and stay in your car or walk up and get your free voucher to play one free game of miniature golf at any metro location – Prehistoric Putt, Pirate Putt, or Medieval Putt. Vouchers do not have to be used same day.
UPDATED | Thursday, January 14 event moved to Thursday, January 21
Maverick Production presents "Throw Back To School"
4-6 P.M. | Baxter Arena Parking Lot
Drive thru and stay in your car or walk up and receive pens, pencils, notebooks, and a variety of school supplies to get ready for the new semester. Random bags will have gift cards to Target, Amazon, and Visa. We will also be hosting a giveaway with a wide variety of prizes for those in attendance to have a chance to win!
Maverick Productions will also be making a limited edition shirt for this event only! Be sure to come on out and join us in getting ready for the spring semester.
Friday, January 15
Commit to Fit
Jan. 15-Feb. 13
Name your goal and commit to an action for 30 days and give yourself the best chance to reach your goals.
Choosing a goal is easy, committing to a specific action takes motivation and Campus Recreation will support you the whole way. When you fill out the goal form, Campus Rec will send you resources, encouragement, and help you with the accountability you need to reach your goal.
Board Game Bonanza
All day | Online
Post a photo of your favorite board game/cards as a child and your favorite board game/cards as an adult! Those who post will be entered into a drawing to win a brand new board game, such as, Twister, Monopoly, Scattergories, Hungry Hungry Hippo, Jenga, and more. Follow us, post your photos on twitter, and tag @UNOStudentlife. You could win one of 50 board game prizes.
Saturday, January 16
Inaugural UNO Winter Collegiate Games: E-Sports Tourney
Virtual | Register by Jan. 15
Registration is now open for the inaugural UNO Winter Collegiate Games, sponsored by Godfather’s Pizza!
Students and Omaha fans can compete against each other in the Mavericks Soccar Challenge e-sports tournament to win a variety of prizes from our sponsor and Omaha Athletics, including more than $175 in Godfather’s Pizza gift cards and official Maverick Adidas gear.
The tournament will take place on Saturday, Jan. 16 as part of Durango Days.
You must register by 9 P.M. on Friday, Jan. 15.
Learn more and register
- Office of Student Life
- UNO Campus Recreation
- Learfield Sports
- Maverick Productions
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