Week of Welcome


 

Monday, August 20 to Saturday, August 25

Week of welcome is a week of events and activities for new and returning students to enjoy to get connected to the campus, to meet other students, and to have college experieces that they will remember for the rest of their lives. Take advantage of this fun-packed week by coming out and getting involved.

The week is coordinated and organized by the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center Room 112, 337-550-1218).  All events are hosted by campus departments or student organizations and are FREE for LSUE students with a current Bengal ID card.


 

Monday, August 20

SCAVENGER HUNT

TIME:               ALL DAY
LOCATION:     ALL OVER CAMPUS

Every day during Week of Welcome look for small LSUE soccer balls hidden around campus. If you find one, return it to the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center, Room 112) to receive a PRIZE. And you can keep the soccer ball, too!

"ASK ME" TABLE

TIME:               7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
LOCATION:     FOUNTAIN AREA

On Monday and Tuesday, Bengal Ambassadors will have a table near the Fountain where they will assist students with finding their classes, answering questions, and help with navigating the LSUE campus.

YOGA ON THE LAWN

TIME:               1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
LOCATION:     QUAD (UNDER AN OAK TREE)

On Wednesday, come out to the Quad to participate in a 30-minute yoga session to relax your mind, stretch your muscles, and soak in the beauty of the LSUE campus. Try to get there a few minutes early!


 

Tuesday, August 21

SCAVENGER HUNT

TIME:               ALL DAY
LOCATION:     ALL OVER CAMPUS

Every day during Week of Welcome look for small LSUE soccer balls hidden around campus, inside and outside of buildings. If you find one, return it to the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center, Room 112) to receive a PRIZE. And you can keep the soccer ball, too! Ten (10) balls will be hidden each day!

"ASK ME" TABLE

TIME:               7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
LOCATION:     FOUNTAIN AREA

On Monday and Tuesday, Bengal Ambassadors will have a table near the Fountain where they will assist students with finding their classes, answering questions, and help with navigating the LSUE campus.

COLLEGE T-SHIRT SWAP

TIME:               9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
LOCATION:     STUDENT AFFAIRS OFFICE, A-112

Want a FREE LSUE t-shirt? Of course you do! If you bring a t-shirt from any other college (UL, McNeese, Ohio State, Texas, etc.), you can turn that shirt in and receive a FREE LSUE t-shirt. Turn in that other school's gear and show your support of LSUE. College shirts that are turned in will be donated to charity. Geaux Bengals!

SAILESH THE HYPNOTIST

TIME:               6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
LOCATION:     TECH BUILDING AUDITORIUM (T-102)

The 2017 Campus Activities Entertainer of the Year is coming to the LSUE campus for a performance that will blow your mind and make you laugh until you hurt. Sailesh has thrilled audiences at over 5,000 shows at universities across the world. Admission is free for students with a current Bengal ID. Non-students can purchase tickets for $10 via the button below.

GET TICKETS


Sailesh the Hypnotist

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Wednesday, August 22

SCAVENGER HUNT

TIME:               ALL DAY
LOCATION:     ALL OVER CAMPUS

Every day during Week of Welcome look for small LSUE soccer balls hidden around campus, inside and outside of buildings. If you find one, return it to the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center, Room 112) to receive a PRIZE. And you can keep the soccer ball, too! Ten (10) balls will be hidden each day!
 

WoW FEST

TIME:               11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
LOCATION:     QUAD & FOUNTAIN AREA

Music, inflatables, sumo suits, rock wall, and BBQ. Play carnival-style games to win prizes, climb the rock wall, or just enjoy the free food catered by the Catholic Student Center. WoW Fest is a campus-wide celebration of the first week of classes, so come celebrate with us!

 


 

Thursday, August 23

SCAVENGER HUNT

TIME:               ALL DAY
LOCATION:     ALL OVER CAMPUS

Every day during Week of Welcome look for small LSUE soccer balls hidden around campus, inside and outside of buildings. If you find one, return it to the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center, Room 112) to receive a PRIZE. And you can keep the soccer ball, too! Ten (10) balls will be hidden each day!

CHILL WITH SGA & ATHLETICS

TIME:               12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
LOCATION:      FOUNTAIN AREA

Student Government Association (SGA) and the new LSUE Athletics teams (men's bball, men's soccer, women's soccer) will be serving Kona Ice snowcones for all LSUE students. Come cool down and enjoy a snowcone by the fountain!

GLOW IN THE DARK ZUMBA

TIME:                6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
LOCATION:      COMMUNITY ED BUILDING, ROOM 108

Glow in the dark Zumba? Yes please! Come to C-108 and get ready to move!


 

Friday, August 24

SCAVENGER HUNT

TIME:               ALL DAY
LOCATION:     ALL OVER CAMPUS

Every day during Week of Welcome look for small LSUE soccer balls hidden around campus, inside and outside of buildings. If you find one, return it to the Office of Student Affairs (Acadian Center, Room 112) to receive a PRIZE. And you can keep the soccer ball, too! Ten (10) balls will be hidden each day!

INVOLVEMENT FAIR

TIME:               11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
LOCATION:      ACADIAN CENTER

Come to the Acadian Center to browse tables hosted by student organizations, campus departments & resources, community businesses and parters, and more. Learn how to get involved and make important connections to make the most of your LSUE experience.

Click here to register to host a table at this year's Involvement Fair.

REQUEST A TABLE

 

Saturday, August 25

COLOR DASH 5K

RACE START TIME:               9:00 AM
CHECK-IN LOCATION:          LSUE Campus, Fountain Area, Near Acadian Center

COLOR DASH 5KWalk or run this colorful 5K with your friends or solo. Students and non-students need to register at least three (3) days in advance. Registration is FREE for registered students with a current Bengal ID and $20.00 for non-students until Tuesday, August 21. After the 21st, registration is $30.00. Click the link below to sign up.

Don't want to get sprayed with color but still want to run/walk? Wear a dark colored shirt, and our color volunteers will know to take it easy on you. White custom LSUE Color Dash shirts are included in the registration cost.

COLOR DASH 5K REGISTRATION