University Union Board

Spring 2014 University Union Board Events

  • UUB Zone Indoors! (Recruitment and promotions event), airbrushed trucker hats, backpacks and t-shirts- January 21st
  • UUB Recruitment Night" giveaways and information – January 23rd
  • Activities Fair – January 29th
  • Olympics Kick-off Movie: "Cool Runnings" with Minute to Win It Games, food and prizes– January 29th
  • CoMeTry , comedy and poetry event with writing workshop and performance– February 5th
  • Murder Mystery Dinner – February 18th
  • Cinema Documentary Event: "A Place at the Table" (WAVE) salad shake giveaways, philanthropy food drive– February 19th
  • Cinema Move Marathon: "Toy Story" with refreshments and pizza– February 28th
  • Best Buddies Spaghetti Dinner (co-sponsor) – March 4th
  • Take Action Stop Distraction: distracted driving awareness with traffic sign lollipops, fact sheets and pledge board – March 18th
  • Comedy Event: Gary Owen – March 22nd
  • Cinema: "Catching Fire" – March 26th
  • Cinema Event, Mom’s Weekend: "The Guilt Trip" with photo booth and refreshments – March 29th
  • "Best Week Ever" Event:
    • Mentalist and Hypnotist Event: Eric Mina with Spidey– March 31st
    • LOL Comedy with Erin Jackson and NORE – April 1st
    • DJ Competition (cancelled*) – April 2nd
    • Slam Poetry Disability Awareness: Caroline Rothstein and Neil Hilborn- April 3rd
    • Rocky After Dark: WestFest (Campus Rec) with photo booth, ladder golf, tactical laser tag, open swim, wall ball, and free food – April 4th
  • MTV: Girl Code and Guy Code with Jessimae Peluso and Chris Distefano- April 9th
  • The Dirty Truth of Love and Sex- April 15th
  • Paintball (Paintball Club) – April 25th
  • Light Up the Night: DJ Paint Dance Party (cancelled*)– April 26th

Fall 2013 University Union Board Events

  • Rocky After Dark: First Night with popcorn station, inflatables (OSA/UHDS/UUB/various) - August 17th
  • Activities Fair (OSA) - August 28th
  • Outdoor movie: "The Great Gatsby" with promotional giveaways and popcorn – August 28th
  • UUB Zone Outdoors! (Recruitment and promotions event) including a mechanical surfboard, spin art Frisbees, tie dye t-shirts, umbrella drinks – August 29th
  • Comedy Magic with Jay Mattioli – August 31
  • Coffeehouse Music: Humminghouse – September 3rd
  • Inge Auerbacher: Memories of a Child Survivor of the Holocaust (History Dept.) – September 12th
  • Coffeehouse Music: "The Voice" Finalist, Casey Weston – September 18th
  • Cinema: "This is The End" – September 25th
  • Stand Up for Diversity, Latino Heritage Comedy with Gina Brillon and Vladimir Caamano (Lambda Theta Phi) – September 26th
  • America's Got Talent juggler: Charles Peachock – September 27th
  • Big Pink Volleyball Tournament Kick off (Campus Rec) with practice play and refreshments– September 27th
  • Family Day: (Campus Rec/SAPSC/Athletics/Horn Field) – September 28th
    • Rock legends, ".38 Special" at tailgating concert; free picnic; t-shirt sales; golf outing; 5K Fun Run; football game; tailgating; open challenge course activities; inflatables;
  • Homecoming Week: October 4-12th
    • Royalty Voting – October 1- 9th
    • Paint the Paws– October 4th
    • Paint the Town (downtown Macomb) - October 5th
    • Dec the Campus (academic buildings) - October 6th
    • Boat Regatta (Everly Park) - October 6th
    • Dec the Office (campus staff) - October 7th
    • Rocky's Donation Station (philanthropy) - October 5th- October 12th
    • Variety Show – emcee Jay Black - October 8th
    • Purple and Gold Extravaganza (campus-wide observance) - October 9th
    • Yell like Hell (pep rally and Homecoming Royalty coronation) - October 10th
    • Homecoming Parade (alumni/community) – October 12th
    • Homecoming Game (alumni)* - October 12nd
  • Take Back the Night (co-sponsor Women’s Center/ various) – October 17th
  • Cinema: "The Conjuring" with costume contest and gift card prize- October 30th
  • Comedy showcase with Arvin Mitchell and Rob Haze – October 31st
  • Malpass Library Indoor Mini-Golf (hole sponsor with free popcorn and giveaways) – November 2nd
  • NACA Mid-America Conference - November 7th- 10th
  • Late Night Open Mic Night (Cultural Expressions) use of live Hootfeed; multiple raffles– November 13th
  • Country Music In Concert: "Love and Theft ", use of live Hootfeed- November 14th
  • Rocky After Dark: Wild, Wild, Westfest: caricature artists; make your own cacti; photo booth; country music duo; movie, "Wild Wild West"; cowboy scavenger hunt; – November 15th
  • Three Amigos of Comedy: Oscar Collazos, Chris Clarke, Darren Rivera, (Lambda Theta Phi) – August 28th

Spring 2013 University Union Board Events

  • UUB Zone Indoors! (Recruitment and promotions event), make your own cell phone case- January 24th
  • Activities Fair – January 30th
  • Comedy: Bo Burnham with CJ Toledano – February 2nd
  • Dollar Date Night: Paul Varghese – February 14th
  • Concert: Preston Pugmire – February 15th
  • NACA National Convention – February 16th-20th
  • Coffeehouse: Levi the Poet (Campus students for Christ) - February 27th
  • Coffeehouse: Keegan "Seoul" Loye (Asian Student Association) - March 6th
  • Coffeehouse Jetty Rae – March 27th
  • Comedy with Drew Thomas (SGA Special Event: Black and White Tie Affair) - March 28th
  • Magician for Non-believers: Peter Boie – March 28th
  • Preacher Moss: The End of Racism – March 29th
  • Mind Games with Paul Ramsay – April 3rd
  • FagBug (LGBTQA Resource Center, Unity) – April 4th
  • Western's Got Talent Auditions (LWG Hall Government, UHDS) – April 5th
  • "Best Week Ever" Event:
    • Jay Friedman: "Let's Talk Sex, the J Spot Experience" – April 15th
    • Outdoor Movie: Silver Linings Playbook – April 17th
    • Comedy with Chris James (rescheduled*) – April 18th
    • Coffeehouse: John Davey and Erin Rae- April 19th
    • Western's Got Talent Finals (LWG Hall Government, UHDS) - April 19th
  • Katie Wirsing (Feminist Action Alliance) – April 24th
  • Latino Fest Comedy with Erik Rivera (Casa Latina Latino Fest) – April 22nd-28th
  • Rocky After Dark: Light up Hanson (Campus Recreation) including free food, inflatable’s, live music with Dakaboom on the outdoor stage, mechanical bull, wax hands, photo booth, Home Run Derby, – April 26th
  • Solo Circus- April 30th
  • Caricatures (Union Block Party) – May 1st
  • Corbinstock (UHDS) – May 2nd

Fall 2012 University Union Board Events

  • Rocky After Dark: First Night Carnival, "Recycle the Day" in concert (OSA/UHDS/UUB/various) - August 18th
  • Activities Fair (OSA) - August 29th
  • Outdoor movie: "The Avengers" – August 29th
  • Family Day: (campus and community) - September -8th
    • Inflatable’s, caricatures, silicone bracelets, "Evolution: The Journey Tribute" tailgating concert and picnic
  • Big Pink Volleyball Kick-Off (Campus Recreation/UUB) - September 12th
  • Homecoming Week:
    • Royalty Voting – September 13th- 19th
    • Paint the Town (downtown Macomb) - September 15th
    • Dec the Campus (academic buildings) - September 16th
    • Boat Regatta (Everly Park) - September 16th
    • Dec The Office (campus staff) - September 17th
    • Rocky's Donation Station (philanthropy) - September 15th- September 22nd
    • Variety Show – emcee Pete Lee - September 18th
    • Purple and Gold Extravaganza (campus-wide observance) - September 19th
    • Yell Like Hell (pep rally) - September 20th
    • Homecoming Parade (alumni/community) – September 22nd
    • Homecoming Game (alumni)* - September 22nd
  • Coffeehouse: Chantae Cann - September 26th
  • In Concert: All Time Low – September 29th
  • Joseph Gloor: The Transformational Power of Fitness (Campus Rec, AOD, Chi Omega, Sodexo) October 2nd – 4th
  • Coffeehouse: Nate Flynn – October 4th
  • The Evason's Mind Readers (Dad’s Weekend special event) October 19th
  • Hilary Corna: One White Face – October 25th
  • Paintball (Paintball Club) – October 26th
  • NACA Mid America – November 1st-4th
  • Comedy with Steve Hofstetter – November 5th
  • Bingo Night (veteran’s night) – November 8th
  • Rocky After Dark: Knight Rises – Laser tag, the Batman Movie, oxygen bar, video game tournament, (student groups/various) – November 30th

Spring 2012 University Union Board Events

  • UUB Zone Indoors! (Recruitment and promotions event), The Movie Poster Show- January 27th
  • Coffeehouse Slam Poet: Derrick Brown – January 31st
  • Auditions: Westerns Got Talent – February 11th
  • Acoustic Concert: Paradise Fears - February 15th
  • Bingo Night II - February 22nd
  • Steve O: Laughs and Sobriety Tour (Intercollegiate Athletics, Greek Life, AOD) February 24th
  • Speaker Frank Meeink: A Former Skinhead’s Fight Against Prejudice - March 1st
  • Murder Mystery Dinner - March 2nd
  • Western’s Got Talent (UHDS) – March 3rd
  • Coffeehouse concert: Tim Stop - March 29th
  • Sibs Weekend inflatable's (UHDS) – March 30th 
  • "Late Night at the Rec", Vet’s Appreciation event with Campus Recreation – March 30th
  • Coffeehouse Concert: Nate Flynn – April 4th *rescheduled
  • Movie and a Chat: "Miss Representation" (Feminist Action Alliance, Interpersonal Violence Prevention Initiative, Women’s Studies Department, Women’s Studies Student Association)- April 18th
  • "Best Week Ever" Event:
    • The Norman Magic Experience – April 20th
    • Spring Mainstage Concert: Gym Class Heroes – April 23rd
    • Coffeehouse: Open Mic Night – April 25th
    • Paintball: Protect Ya Neck – April 27th
    • WESTFEST II including a Psychic Fair with tarot and palm readings, karaoke, bags, free food, carnival games with plush giveaways, photo booth– April 27th

Fall 2011 University Union Board Events

  • UUB Move-in Retreat- August 19th
  • First Night Fun Carnival, "Hit the Lights" in concert (OSA/UHDS/UUB/various) - August 20th
  • Activities Fair (OSA) - August 31st
  • Outdoor movie: "Hangover II" – August 31st
  • UUB Zone Outdoors! (Recruitment and promotions event) inflatable’s with a Mechanical bull, Rock Wall, Giant Twister, Human Bowling, Make Your Own Music Video – Sept 7th
  • Bingo Night I - September 14th
  • Coffeehouse: Open Mic Night - September 21st
  • Homecoming Week:
    • Royalty Voting – September 22nd- 28th
    • Paint the Town (downtown Macomb) - September 24th
    • Dec the Campus (academic buildings) - September 25th
    • Boat Regatta (Everly Park) - September 25th 
    • Dec The Office (campus staff) - September 26th
    • Rocky’s Donation Station philanthropy - September 24th- October 1st
    • Variety Show – emcee Cristela Alonzo - September 27st
    • Purple and Gold Extravaganza (campus-wide) - September 28th
    • Yell Like Hell (pep rally) - September 29th 
    • Spirit Day Soccer Game – September 30th
    • Homecoming Parade (alumni/community) – October 1st
    • Homecoming Game (alumni)* - October 1st
    • Homecoming Comedy Event: Aries Spears (UUB, BCA and BSA) - October 1st
    • Steve Buckingham: How Rhythm and Blues and Rock ‘n Roll Tore Down the Walls of Segregation - October 3rd
    • Outdoor Movie: Bridesmaids with pre-show alcohol risks and consequences educational (Alcohol and Other Drug Resource Center, Battling Alcohol Consequences Squad, Beu Health Center & UUB) - October 5th
    • Big Pink Volleyball Kick-Off (Campus Recreation/UUB) - October 6th
    • Day Trip: Chicago’s Field Museum, guided tour through the Inside Ancient Egypt exhibit and entrance to the limited engagement "Chocolate" exhibit - October 15th
    • Six Flags Great America Fright Fest, Gurnee, IL - October 16th
  • Family Weekend: (campus and community) - October 21th-23th
    • Inflatable’s, caricatures, Make Your Own Music Video and picnic - October 22th
    • "Cars 2 " Movie – October 21st and 23rd
    • Breakfast with Rocky - October 23rd
  • UUB Halloween Hypnotist, Dale K - October 31st
  • Comedy music with Ben Lerman (LGBTQA) - November 2nd
  • In Concert: Vonnegutt – November 5th
  • NACA MidAmerica Conference- Covington, KY - November 10th-13th
  • Bingo Night I- November 17th
  • Coffeehouse Slam Poetry with Andrea Gibson (Unity, LGBTQA) – November 30th
  • WESTFEST I
    • Stand-up comedy showcase with Arvin Mitchell and Marc Ryan, rap artist Shye, free food, Karaoke, Create A Bear, Pucker Powder candy station, free food, Design your own Street Signs, fun photos, (student groups/various)* December 2nd

Spring 2011 University Union Board Events

  • UUB Zone recruitment and promotions event - January 27th
  • Neo Soul singer Chinua Hawk - February 7th
  • Alt/ Indie rock Hayward Williams - February 9th
  • Bingo Night II - February 10th
  • I Love College Tour DJ event - February 12th
  • Speaker Derek Dujardin: MENding Monologues (Women's Center) & MENding dialogues - February 16th
  • NACA National Convention- St Louis - February 21st
  • Freakonomics Movie and a Chat (academic departments) - February 28th
  • Plastic Music - March 9th
  • Speaker Steve Buckingham (BHM) *rescheduled 2x - moved to fall
  • Open Mic Night - March 23rd
  • Phi Rho Eta Throwback Jam Party (Greek) cancelled* - March 26th
  • Best Week Ever Event:
    • WESTFEST II Due Date movie, free food, make your own cactus, yesteryear Antique photos, live music, billiards,ping pong, board games, cards, bags, (stu groups/various) - April 1st
    • "The Social Network" movie - April 2nd
    • Spring Comedy Event: Ben Bailey with Seaton Smith - April 4th
    • Asia Project slam poet(Asian American Student Assn) - April 5th
    • Disability Awareness Day (Dis. Support Svcs.)* - April 6th
  • Speaker Marc Elliot: What Makes YOU tic? - April 14th
  • Sibs Weekend inflatable's (UHDS) - April 16th
  • Speaker C.L. Lindsay: Facebook Awareness - April 27th
  • Block Party (Union Building) - April 29th
  • Six Flags, St. Louis - April 30th

Fall 2010 University Union Board Events

  • First Night Fun carnival (OSA/UHDS/UUB) - August 21st
  • UUB Zone recruitment and promotions event - August 25th
  • Open Mic Night - September 1st
  • Activities Fair (OSA) - September 1st
  • Fall Comedy Event: Jo Koy - September 9th
  • "Iron Man 2" outdoor movie - September 10th
  • Girl Talk Concert (Mom's Weekend) - September 11th
  • Big Pink Volleyball Kick-Off (Thompson Hall/UUB) - September 16th
  • Homecoming:
    • Paint the Town (community) - September 18th
    • Dec the Campus (academics) - September 19th
    • Dec The Office (campus staff) - September 20th
    • Spirit Volleyball Game (athletics) - September 20th
    • Variety Show - September 21st
    • Purple and Gold Extravaganza (campus-wide) - September 22nd
    • Boat Regatta (community) - September 22nd
    • Yell Like Hell (pep rally) - September 23rd
    • Homecoming Parade (alumni/community) - September 25th
    • Homecoming Game (alumni)* - September 25th
  • Carlos Andres Gomez slam poetry (MGC/UUB) - October 6th
  • Twilight "Eclipse" movie event - October 8th
  • "Western Has Talent" Show (BSA/UUB) - October 13th
  • Family Weekend: (campus and community) - October 15th-17th
    • Carnival and picnic - October 16th
    • "Toy Story 3" movie
    • Breakfast with Rocky* - October 17th
  • Comedy with NBC Diversity Tour: Hal Mal and Fahim Anwar - October 20th
  • NACA MidAmerica Conference- Grand Rapids MI - October 21st-24th
  • UUBoo Halloween movie and pumpkin painting(WAVE/BAC/UUB) - October 28th
  • Open Mic Night - November 3rd
  • Comedy with Dan Cummins - November 4th
  • Stuff The Bus food drive philanthropy(Sodexo) - November 9th
  • Veteran's Day Bowling appreciation day (Vet's/UUB) - November 11th
  • Bingo Night - November 17th
  • WESTFEST Dinner for Schmucks movie, free food, Maui Wowi smoothies, Karaoke, air brush tattoos, billiards, ping pong, board games, cards, bags, caricatures (stu groups/various)* - December 3rd