Student Activities and Programming

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Spring 2015

January 28-29, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Student Center
BLC Vice President
blcvicepresident@belhaven.edu
Student Leadership Fair-
Join us in the Student Center from 11am-2pm to learn about leadership opportunities on campus!  Applications for Resident Assistant, Belhaven Leadership Council, Peer Leader, and Campus Rec Team can be found online. Questions? Email slife@belhaven.edu for RA and stleadership@belhaven.edu for BLC, PL, or CRT.
January 29, 2015
8:00–11:00pm
Funtime Skateland in Clinton MS
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Skate Night w/ BAT and Campus Recreation-
Join BAT and Campus Rec at Funtime Skateland in Clinton MS, for a FREE night of skating followed by a Quidditch tournament. Gather a team of 6 and sign-up in the Caf, January 26 and 27, 11am-2pm, or just come and enjoy skating, snacks, and the free entertainment.
February 2015
Campus Life Coordinator
campuslife@belhaven.edu
Black History Month, February 2015-
Enjoy meals in the Caf the month of February that are themed around foods from the home towns of Martin Luther King Jr., W.E.B. Dubois, Fredrick Douglass, Rosa Parks, and Oprah Winfrey.
February 6, 2015
8:00–10:00pm
Student Center
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
#FlashBackFriday #90’s-
Get ready for food, games, and costumes inspired by the best the 90’s had to offer.  The best costume will win a prize while everyone will be wishing it was 20 years ago.
February 7, 2015
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Heart to Home Conference-
A group of Belhaven girls will be heading to Monroe, LA to volunteer with Show Hope at the Heart to Home Conference. This conference features speakers like the Ladies of Duck Dynasty and Mary Beth Chapman! Along the way to volunteering, the girls will enjoy a day of fellowship with one another as they take a brief road trip!
February 16, 2015
7:00pm
Intramural Coordinator
intramurals@belhaven.edu
Badminton/Pickeball-
Badminton and Pickleball with be held Monday the 16th in the AUX gym. For all of you non-traditional sport lovers this is the time for you to come out and have a great night of competition and fun. As requested by you the student body we are having this tournament for the second straight semester. Make sure and sign-up even if you have never played before! There will be prizes for the winners of both tournaments.
February 18, 2015
11:00am-2:30pm
Campus Life Coordinator
campuslife@belhaven.edu
Chicken and Waffle Day!-
Join us in the Dining Commons for chicken and waffles on Wednesday, February 18th from 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. This treat will be one you do not want to miss! Please contact Morganne Atchley at campuslife@belhaven.edu
February 23, 2015
11:00am-2:30pm
Campus Life Coordinator
campuslife@belhaven.edu
Peanut Butter Everything!-
There will be a peanut butter everything dessert bar on Monday, February 23rd from 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. in the Dining Commons. Enjoy treats like peanut butter brownies, peanut butter ice cream, peanut butter cookies, and much more! For more information please contact Morganne Atchley at campuslife@belhaven.edu
February 25, 2015
7:30pm-9:30pm
Cups in Fondren
BLC Intern
blcintern@belhaven.edu
Anchored-
Anchored was established to create intentional fellowship time for the women of Belhaven- both students and faculty. We hope to see this grow into monthly events as well as hopefully spurring friendships and relationships to continue far beyond these gatherings.
We will be having our first event this semester at Cups in Fondren on Wednesday, February 25 from 7:30 to 9:30pm. Come and go as you please and enjoy some relaxing and fun fellowship with other Belhaven ladies. There will also be FREE coffee.
February 27, 2015
2:00pm-5:00pm
Wingard Home
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Fourth Fridays-
Every Fourth Friday afternoon of the month, there will be a service project! Join us as we serve at the Wingard home for the month of February! Meet in Cleland Hall (First Floor) at 2pm to carpool. We will be back on campus by 5pm!
February 28, 2015
7:45-10:00pm
Student Center
Campus Life Coordinator
campuslife@belhaven.edu
"Get On Up" Movie Night!-
Join us in the Student Center on Saturday, February 28th from 7:45-10:00 p.m. for a movie night! We will be showing the movie Get On Up, the James Brown movie that was shot right here in Jackson. We will be serving Coke Floats and ice cream sundays! For more information please contact Morganne Atchley at campuslife@belhaven.edu or Moriah Carver at mchitwood@belhaven.edu
February 28, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
BLC Intern
blcintern@belhaven.edu
Car Facts-
On Saturday, February 28th from 11:00-2:00, the Belhaven Leadership Council will be hosting an event that will help students, faculty, and staff gain more insight on how to take care of your car and what to do in certain situations that might leave you on the side of the road. For example: How do you change a tire? or Who do you call when a rock hits your windshield while driving down the highway? These are valuable questions that have answers!
Also, the Social Work ministry, His Hands His Feet, will be traveling to Haiti to serve at an orphanage. They will be hosting a car wash to raise money for their service in May. Come for insight and leave with a nice clean car!
March 2-5, 2015 (Sign-ups)
March 30-April 22 (Gotcha Competition)
Student Center
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Gotcha!-
We have all been waiting and it is finally here.  Sign-up to participate in this campus wide game of “tag” with water; the goal is to get your target and not get wet.  Gotcha Awards will be bigger than ever and they will be presented at the Intramural Basketball Championship.
March 3-6, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
White Columns Editor
whitecolumns@belhaven.edu
Who's Who Voting-
Voting for award categories that will be presented to the winners at the Who's Who Awards Night.
March 16, 2015
11:00am-2:00pm
Intramural Coordinator
intramurals@belhaven.edu
March Madness Bracket Challenge-
March Madness is the most exciting time of the year for college basketball, and if you have never wfilled out a bracket before, make sure and take advantage of this. Even if you don’t know anything about basketball, this is a great opportunity to have some friendly competition with your friends, and the whole school. Sign-Ups will be in the student center on Monday, March 16th. There will be a $50 gift card to the winner of the bracket challenge!
March 17, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Outside of Student Center
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Gotcha Target Practice-
Playing Gotcha this semester? Come by and get some target practice in so you’re prepared to get your target! Last minute sign-ups will be available if you’d like to play!
March 17, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Student Center
Ministries and Programming Coordinator
studentministries@belhaven.edu
Missions Fair-
Missions Emphasis Week is March 23-28. This week includes visiting missionaries and highlighting internationals on campus

March 18, 2015
9:00 pm
Gillespie Commons
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Starlight Cinema-
FREE movie and popcorn. Do we need to say more?  Get your friends, get a blanket, and get to Gillespie Commons!
March 19, 2015
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Student Center Theatre
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Gotcha Question/Answer Session-
If you have a question about how to play Gotcha or if you would like clarification on our rulebook, stop by at any time to ask us!

March 21, 2015
1:00-4:00pm
Intramural Coordinator
intramurals@belhaven.edu
Flag football-
Flag football has been requested by many people, and at your request we are having a Saturday tournament on March 21st. Make sure and get a team together and come out and enjoy a day of nice weather (we hope) and competition. The tournament will be held on the practice football field, so everyone around will be able to see why y’all should be in the NFL. Sign-ups will be in the student center March 5th, 16th, 17th, and 18th.
March 22, 2015
1:45pm-TBD
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Nursing Home Visit-
Meet in the Student Center at 1:45pm to carpool to the Belhaven Nursing Home.  We will be singing, interacting, and praying with the residents there!
March 23, 2015
6:00 pm
Ministries and Programming Coordinator
studentministries@belhaven.edu
Nefarious Screening-
Join us at 6pm in the Student Center Theatre.
For Missions Emphasis Week we will be showing a screening of Nefarious, an anti-trafficking documentary to kick start Missions Emphasis Week, followed by some time with Jeff Shaw from Atlanta Dream Center.
March 24, 2015
12:00 noon
Dining Commons
Ministries and Programming Coordinator
studentministries@belhaven.edu
Q&A Lunch with Jeff Shaw from Out of Darkness anti-trafficking ministry of Atlanta Dream Center
Missions Emphasis Week chapel speaker Jeff Shaw from Out of Darkness anti-trafficking ministry of Atlanta Dream Center will be taking questions at lunch following the second chapel.
March 24, 2015
7:00 pm
Center for the Arts
Ministries and Programming Coordinator
studentministries@belhaven.edu
Ike Ndolo Concert-
Music Artist Ike Ndolo is performing in concert at Belhaven Center for the Arts. Tickets are $5 for BU students, staff, and faculty. $10 general admission, and can be purchased at: secure.sellingticket.com
March 25, 2015
7:00 pm
Cleland Hall
Ministries and Programming Coordinator
studentministries@belhaven.edu 
Anchored- Cookies and Crafts
Belhaven ladies are invited to come fellowship and make encouragement cards for missionaries.
March 27, 2015
1:30pm-5:00pm
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Fourth Fridays-
Every Fourth Friday afternoon of the month, there will be a service project! Join us as we serve at the Jackson Zoo for the month of March! Meet in Cleland Hall (First Floor) at 1:30pm to carpool. We will be back on campus by 5pm!
March 27, 2015
8:30-10:30 pm

The Student Center

White Columns Editor
whitecolumns@belhaven.edu
Who's Who Awards Night-
Come to the Student Center Dining Commons for a red carpet event filled with desserts, games, music and the presentation of 22 Who's Who trophies. Vote for your friends for categories like "Trendsetter", "Most Likely to Succeed", or "Class Favorite" and come to the awards night to discover who the winners are!
March 30, 2015
10:00 am-7:00 pm
White Columns Editor
whitecolumns@belhaven.edu
Spring Photo Day-
Belhaven students and faculty are encouraged to come get their pictures taken for the 2014-2015 yearbook.
April 6, 2015
Intramural Coordinator
intramurals@belhaven.edu
March Madness Championship Watch Party-
For all of you basketball fanatics, or all of you that just want to come and hang out with friends, we will be hosting a National Championship basketball game watch party on April 6th. After a long Monday this will be a great time to kick back and fellowship with friends. Also, the winner of the bracket challenge for March Madness will be presented with his/her prize following the game! I can’t wait to see y’all there!
April 7- 24, 2015
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Dorm Room Dive Donation Boxes-
Donation boxes can be found in the lobbies of Helen White, Gillespie, Caldwell, and on the first floor of Cleland Hall.  Donate your clothes, shoes, and accessories!
April 10, 2015
8:00–11:00 pm
The Ice House in Downtown Jackson
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Spring Formal-
Formal has a new location and a new feel and you do not want to miss out! Tickets will be $15 each and this will get you three hours of dancing, food, and a special gift.  Tickets will be sold at the door but at an increased price.  Watch for advertisement and details to come but Save the Date. #theicehousevenue
April 23, 2015
8pm-11pm
Rugg Arena
Intramurals Coordinator
intramurals@belhaven.edu
Spring Semester Blow Out/ Intramural Basketball Championship-
Join us in Rugg for lots of food and fun!  Cheer on the intramural basketball teams in their final games!
April 24, 2015
2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Spencer Perkins Center
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Fourth Fridays-
Every Fourth Friday afternoon of the month, there will be a service project! Join us as we serve at the Spencer Perkins Center for the month of April! Meet in Cleland Hall (First Floor) at 2pm to carpool. We will be back on campus by 5pm!
April 24, 2015
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Auxiliary Gym
Community Outreach Coordinator
communityoutreach@belhaven.edu
Dorm Room Dive-
Come shop at the Belhaven- wide yard sale! Clothing will be $5 to fill a bag and other items will be sold as marked. Money will go to support the Red Bus Project!
April 24, 2015
Rugg Arena
Activities Coordinator
activities@belhaven.edu
Movie Night-
After shopping at Dorm Room Dive, head to the Rugg to end the night with a movie and snacks!