WOW Events

Weeks of Welcome 

January 10, 2022

CLASSES Begin

Information Table
Location:  Lightsey Center – by bookstore

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Orientation interns will be available to provide information and directions to students who are free to stop by the information table for giveaways and other goodies.

Contact:  Office of New Student Programs 

Phone:  843-953-2017 or orientat@cofc.edu 

 

Motivational Monday with MSPS at their NEW LOCATION

MSPS Livingroom (New location:  14 College Way)

2:00pm

 

NPHC Meet the Greeks January 10, 2022

6:00pm, VIRTUAL through Zoom

Students must attend MEET THE GREEKS if they are planning to join in the 2021-2022 academic year order to be eligible for intake with any of the chapters.

Meet all ACTIVE organizations on campus. Each organization will explain their membership process and how to join.

Questions, please contact Deronda Washington, NPHC Advisor washingtondc@cofc.edu.

 

January 11, 2022

Information Table
Location:  Lightsey Center – by bookstore

Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Orientation interns will be available to provide information and directions to students who are free to stop by the information table for giveaways and other goodies.

Contact:  Office of New Student Programs 

Phone:  843-953-2017 or orientat@cofc.edu 

 

January 12, 2022

Meet the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being

Cougar Mall

12:30pm to 4:00pm

 

January 14, 2022

Hot Chocolate with Panhellenic Sorority Council

Come out and meet the new Panhellenic Executive Board and learn more about ways to join a Panhellenic sorority at the College of Charleston!

Cougar Mall

10:00am to 12:00pm

 

First Gen Friday

MSPS Livingroom (14 College Way)

2:00pm

 

Grocery BINGO with Cougar Activities Board

Play BINGO & Win Groceries!

Practice Gym at TD Arena

9:00pm

 

January 15, 2022

FREE Aquarium Tickets from CAB

Pick-up at Stern Center info desk

More information on CougarConnect

 

January 17, 2022

MLK Day of Remembrance (College CLOSED)

 

 

Bridge Run Training Program Kick-Off Week

Email Bucky in Campus Rec (lbuchana@cofc.edu) for more information!

https://campusrec.cofc.edu/fitness-wellness/bridge-run-training-program.php

 

January 18, 2022

Therapy Dogs with S4S and Office of Student Wellness & Well-being

Stern Student Center (Gardens)

3:00pm to 5:00pm

 

January 19, 2022

Muffins & Coffee for Commuter Students ONLY with Office of Student Wellness & Well-being and the Center for Peer Excellence & Education

Lightsey Commuter Lounge (all commuter students- including Graduate students are invited)

10:00am to 12:00pm

 

Careers and Coco

Come get cozy with the Career Center, grab hot chocolate, and learn about career counseling, internships, career fairs, job searches and networking!

160 Calhoun Street

1:00pm to 3:00pm

 

Manifest your Dreams with MSPS

Create a Vision Board for 2022

Stern Center Rm #205

6:00pm

 

January 20, 2022

Bagels and Wellness

Join the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being for an Einstein’s Bagel and information!

Cougar Mall

9:30am to 11:30am

 

January 21, 2022

Greek Night with Lady Cougars Basketball – Join the FSL Community and cheer on the Lady Cougars vs Towson University! Show your Greek pride by wearing letters!

TD Arena

7:00pm

 

January 22, 2022

Winter Involvement Fair: Come find a student organization and GET INVOLVED @ CofC!

VIRTUAL - Check http://cougarconnect.cofc.edu for more information!

12:00pm to 2:00pm

 

Health & Wellness Fair

Stern Student Center (inside and outside)

12:00pm to 2:00pm

 

January 24, 2022

Developing your Emotional Wellness

Welcoming Wellness Event!

Cougar Mall

11:30am to 3:00pm

 

Motivational Monday with MSPS at their NEW LOCATION

MSPS Livingroom (New location:  14 College Way)

2:00pm

 

Therapy Dogs with S4S and Office of Student Wellness & Well-being

Stern Student Center (Gardens)

3:00pm to 5:00pm 

 

January 25, 2022

Koru- 4-week workshop on meditation and mindfulness

MSPS Livingroom (New Location: 14 College Way)

Registration Required on CougarConnect

3:05pm to 4:20pm

 

January 26, 2022
Open House/Free Store Relaunch

Come see our new space and “shop” at the Free Store, our on-campus thrifting station that’s open to all campus community members!  You can also donate unwanted/unused clothing and other items as you visit.

207 Calhoun Street

12:00pm to 2:00pm

 

Therapy Dogs with S4S and Office of Student Wellness & Well-being

Stern Student Center (Gardens)

3:00pm to 5:00pm

 

Lunar New Year Celebration with MSPS

Stern Center 2nd Floor

5:30pm

 

January 27, 2022

Safe Zone Training with MSPS

School of Education, Alumni Center (86 Wentworth)

10:00am to 12:00pm

 

Grow with CAB

Stern Center Rm #205

7:00pm

 

January 28, 2022

Meditation Club Meetings Begin

Check on additional information on CougarConnect

RSS Rm #319

1:00pm to 2:00pm

 

February 2, 2022

CARTA Ride Along

Meet at Chic Fil A for a trip to the West Ashley Target (and Citadel Mall)

Did you know your Cougar ID gets you FREE transportation for all CARTA buses? Give it a go with the Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) team as we trek out to Target.

4:00pm to 6:00pm

 

February 6, 2022

Developing your Spiritual Wellness

Tabling Event with Office of Student Wellness & Well-being

Cougar Mall

11:30am to 3:00pm

 

Super Bowl Watch Party with CAB & MSPS

FREE FOOD and FOOTBALL

RITA Rm #101

4:00pm

 

February 7, 2022

Bridging the Public Health Divide: What explains our Country’s poor response to COVID-19?

Faculty Panel discussion (Philosophy, Sociology, DHEC, History)

3:30pm

RITA Rm #101

 

February 8, 2022

Promoting Connection within the Self: Learning to Accept our Emotions

Follow the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being on CougarConnect for Zoom link!

Moore Quinn, Department of Anthropology

10:00am

 

February 9, 2022

Promoting Connection to Others: One Dinner at a time.

Follow the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being on CougarConnect for Zoom link!

Tina Singleton, Transformative Table

3:15pm

 

February 10, 2022

Promoting Connection to the Earth: Forest Bathing at CawCaw County Park: Join us for a meditative walk through nature.

Follow the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being on CougarConnect for more information!

Kristina Wheeler, Natural History Interpreter

3:00pm

 

February 11, 2022

First Gen Friday

MSPS Livingroom (14 College Way)

2:00pm

 

Promoting Connection within the Self: Meditation Retreat led by Rachael McNamara, Health Promotion Specialist

Follow the Office of Student Wellness & Well-being on CougarConnect for more information! REGISTRATION REQUIRED

3:00pm to 6:00pm

 

February 12, 2022

Show Mother Earth Some Love

CCE Recurring Service Opportunity with Keep Charleston Beautiful

REGISTRATION REQUIRED ON COUGARCONNECT

9:00am to 11:00am

 

Spring Leadership Conference with Higdon Center

Stern Student Center

10:00am to 3:00pm

 

February 14, 2022

Developing your Social Wellness Tabling Event

Cougar Mall

11:30am to 3:00pm

 

February 18, 2022

Bourbon Street Blowout with CAB

George St

6:00pm

 

February 22, 2022

National Recreation & Fitness Day

30-mins of HIIT, 30-mins of Zumba, 60-mins of Community Yoga

Door prizes!

Silcox Gym

Reservations REQUIRED: https://www.imleagues.com/spa/fitness/f2e0fc2e50a4428aa3ddabf0c930b778/viewevent?eventId=3696985

6:00pm to 8:00pm