HAWKTOBER WEEK 2017

Nearly Naked Mile—Freezin for a Reason

Sunday, Oct. 15

What?

The Nearly Naked Mile—Freezin’ for a Reason! is an untimed one mile run/walk to raise money and clothing donations for a local homeless shelter! Students participating can drop their clothes at the start of the event and pick up a tank-top at the finish line. Students are asked to cover anything you would not want your grandmother to see, and get creative with your costumes! Sponsored by the Center for Community Service, SGA, and SAA.

When?
1–3 p.m.

    • 1 p.m. Registration & Check-in
    • 1:30 p.m. Costume Contest Judging
      • Prizes for the Best Costume and Most Creative.
    • 2 p.m. Race Start
    • 3 p.m. Shake Down: Food, Drinks, and music

Where?
Race begins and ends in Alumni Plaza.

Cost? $5 or one donated piece of clothing.

Register online by Monday, Oct. 9

Drive in Movie Night

Monday, Oct. 16

Movie?
Baby Driver

When?
Beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Where?
Konover Parking Lot

Co-sponsored by CAT, the Office of Alumni Relations, and the Commuter Student Association.

4th Annual UHart Bakin' Like A Boss

Tuesday, Oct. 17

What?
UHart Bakin’ Like A Boss is a cake decorating contest.  Teams will choose a theme at the beginning of the event and each team will be given different materials to decorate their cake.  At the end of the 2-hour time frame the judges will deliberate and decide the winner.  Sponsored by the University Dining Services and SAA.

There will be 12 teams of up to 5 students on each team. Register early to reserve your team’s spot!!

When?
5:30–7:30 p.m.

    • 5 p.m. Event Registration and Demo
    • 5:15 p.m. Event Starts
    • 7:15 p.m. Judging

Where? 
Konover Great Room

Register your team by Monday October 9th

Paint Night

Wednesday, Oct. 18

What? 
Come to Late Night Paint Night for a step-by-step painting session led by a professional artist. Create your own masterpiece!

When?
7:30 p.m.

Where?
Konover Great Room

Sponsored by SGA and SAA

Register online by Monday, Oct. 9th

Pumpkin Painting

Thursday, Oct. 19

What? 
Pumpkin Painting! Stop by to paint your pumpkin to be displayed by the bonfire!  Decorate it to bring a festive vibe to your living space!

When?
6:30pm–8:30 p.m.

Where?
K Visitors’ Parking Lot 

Sponsored by SAA.

Bonfire

Thursday, Oct. 19

What? 
Enjoy a bonfire on campus with your friends!

When?
8:30–10:30 p.m.

Where?
K Visitors’ Parking Lot

Sponsored by CAT and SAA.

Spirit Day

Friday, Oct. 20

What? 
Show your UHart Spirit by decking yourself out in University of Hartford gear.

When?
All day

Where?
Campus

Sponsored by Alumni Relations & SAA

First Flight (formerly called Midnight Mania)

Friday, Oct. 20

What? 
SGA's Annual First Flight, formally known as Midnight Mania. Join the UHart community in the Sports Center for an awesome pep rally, games, music, and more.

When?
Doors open at 8 p.m., event starts at 8:30pm

Where?
Sports Center

Hawktober Weekend Events

Friday, Oct. 20-Sunday, Oct. 22

What? 
Bring your friends and family to enjoy a full schedule of events during Hawktober Weekend, UHart's annual homecoming and parents weekend. Reconnect with alumni and show your family what life at UHart is all about.

Full Schedule of Events.

When?
All Day

Where?
University of Hartford Campus.

Want to get involved with planning events like Hawktober Week?
Contact the Student Alumni Association at saa@hartford.edu.