Student Engagement Events

Summer 2020

Take some time this summer to join the Office of Student Engagement as they host a summer event series. Programs will be offered at a variety of times and cover a myriad of topics. We look forward to virtually engaging with you all soon.

JUNE

Tuesday, June 9

Health Series: Community Conversations | Full Video on Instagram 

Check out the Office of Student Engagement IGTV video to kickoff our summer health series. We will highlight some local resources, farms, and sustainability practices.

Wednesday, June 10

Arts & Culture Series: From Page to Screen | 5:00 - 6:00 pm | Join here

This is a one-hour discussion focused on the transition of literature, graphic novels, and other print materials to film or television. We will discuss everything from adaptations done well versus poorly, ability to translate dialogue, action, and themes to the screen, and character development.

Staff Picks: Call Me By Your Name (novel and film), Brooklyn (novel and film), and Normal People (novel and television series)

Tuesday, June 16

Game Night Series: Bingo | 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Join here

Join the Office of Student Engagement for an exciting round of stay at home bingo! Take an hour to have some fun with fellow students. Bingo cards to be shared soon.

Wednesday, June 17

Health Series: Eating Healthy (Kids Edition) | Full Video on Instagram 

CGU student parents are our Heroes of the Week and this event has been specifically created with you in mind! Elizabeth Rubio and Allyssa Ungrue, Student Support Specialists, are bringing you fun, simple recipes for you to try with your children. These tasty snacks are a creative way to get your children excited about nutrition and can provide some entertainment if you're finishing up the work- or school-from home day.

You can access the full video on Instagram @studentlife.cgu. Recipes below!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, June 24

Arts & Culture Series: Science Fiction/Fantasy | 5:00 - 6:00 pm | Join here

This one-hour discussion group will be focused on the world of Sci-fi and Fantasy. This can range from film, television, and literature. Join as we discuss favorite works, common themes, and famous sci-fi/fantasy pieces.

Staff Picks: Sense8 (Netflix series), Feed by M.T. Anderson

Thursday, June 25

Summer Ice Cream Social | 4:00 - 5:00 pm | Join here

Grab your favorite ice cream  and join the Office of Student Engagement for an Ice Cream Social. Do you plan on rearranging your room, reading a book, or going on a hike? Whatever it is, come beat the heat and share your summer plans with our team.

Tuesday, June 30

Game Night Series: Trivia | 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Join here

To close out Pride month, the Office of Student Engagement invites you to join a Civil Rights and LGBTQIA trivia night! Take an hour to have some fun with fellow students. Prizes for our winners.

JULY

Tuesday, July 7

Arts & Culture Series: The Role of Music in Works of Art | 5:00 - 6:00 pm | Join here

This one-hour discussion group will focus on the role of music in enhancing works of art. We will cover everything from opera, musicals, and musical scoring for film and television. Come with some of your favorite film/tv scores and musical compositions.

Staff Picks: Spring Awakening (Original Broadway Musical) and Once (musical film)

Tuesday, July 14

Game Night Series: Trivia (Sports Edition) | 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Join here

Calling all sports fans. Join the Office of Student Engagement for an exciting round of trivia! Take an hour to have some fun with fellow students. Prizes for our winners.

Thursday, July 16

Health Series: Community Conversations | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | Register here

Join us as we host a conversation around community building, sustainability, COVID-19 efforts, and more. 

Special guest panelists from Amy's Farm, Urban Mission, Huerta del Valle, and Uncommon Good.

Wednesday, July 22

Build Your Own Sundae | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | Join here

Join the Office of Student Engagement as we build our own ice cream sundaes and share our must have toppings. Feel free to make your sundae with us or come with your sundae already built. Don't forget to invite your family or roommates to join in on the fun. We can't wait to see how your ice cream sundae comes out!

Tuesday, July 28

Arts & Culture Series: The Rise of Adult Cartoons - Animation and Anime | 5:00 - 6:00 pm | Join here

Join as we discuss the rising popularity of the adult cartoon. Everything from Ren and Stimpy, Rocko's Modern Life, The Simpsons, South Park, and Bob's Burgers. Also, where does manga and anime fit into the new age animated comedy?

Staff Picks: Rocko's Modern Life and Spirited Away

Thursday, July 30

Game Night Series: Trivia (Disney Edition) | 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Join here

Calling all Disney fans. Join the Office of Student Engagement for an exciting round of trivia! Invite your family and take an hour to have some fun with fellow students. Prizes for our winners.

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Office of Student Engagement Harper Hall
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150 E. 10th Street Claremont, CA 91711 909-607-6312 student.engagement@cgu.edu

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