Banner with brown background, fall trees, and the Shocker Learning Center Logo with the words, "Fall Open House, Fall in love with learning at LH107, Wednesday from 11am to 1pm."

The Shocker Learning Center is having its annual Fall Open House 11 a..m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 107 Lindquist Hall Room.

Come visit us to learn about the services the center offers, including tutoring, supplemental instruction, study space, Thursday study hall and peer mentoring.

The event will also feature goodies and giveaways as long as supplies last. All students, faculty and staff are welcome to stop by.

If you are searching for a textbook University Libraries can help by providing a variety of textbook materials for students and faculty. To get help, stop by the library's Circulation Desk about textbook availability or Course Reserves. E-Textbooks are also available.

If you are searching for a textbook University Libraries can help by providing a variety of textbook materials for students and faculty. To get help, stop by the library’s Circulation Desk about textbook availability or Course Reserves. E-Textbooks are also available.

Savvy Scholar Workshops Introduction to Advanced Research Computing at WSU High-performance computing (HPC) cluster will help researchers, instructors and staff. 12-1 p.m., 9/30 - Online

The next Savvy Scholars Workshop will take place noon-1 p.m. Sept. 30 via Zoom. The workshop is titled “Introduction to Advanced Research Computing” and will be taught by Dr. Terrance Figy, Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Physics associate professor.

Image of woman meditaiting and textMindfulness Meditation Heskett Center Room 143 Every Friday at 1 p.m.

Join Counseling and Prevention Services and Campus Activities and Recreation for Mindfulness Meditation at 1 p.m. Fridays at the Heskett Center. Mindfulness is focusing a person’s awareness on the present moment. This is done by intentionally noticing individual thoughts, feelings and bodily sensations without any judgment. The sessions offer a variety of meditation exercises designed to develop mindfulness and promote holistic wellness.

Stop by the Food Truck Plaza for coffee from Sunflower Espresso from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, Sept. 16.

You can also get lunch with The Flying Stove, Brazita Bites, and Wheat Street Dogs food truck from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Feel free to enjoy your meal at the plaza picnic tables or the beautiful green space.

Shockers, Wichita State’s Student Acitivites Council will host its Campus Feud event at 7 p.m. Sept. 24, starting at 7 pm at the Campus Activies Center Theater. Bring your friends andd answer survey questions for a chance to win prizes.

Wichita State’s Military and Veterans Services will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the United States Air Force during a come-and-go event 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 19 at 105 Grace Wilkie Hall. All students, faculty, staff, veterans and the Shocker Community are invited to join the celebration.

The next Student Health Services (SHS) Pee for Pizza event will take place noon-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the Student Wellness Center in the Steve Clark YMCA. During the event, participants can get tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia by submitting a urine specimen and then receive a free pizza.

Co-sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Positive Direction and Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes, Pee for Pizza occurs twice a month through the fall and spring semesters and is by reservation only. No walk-ins will be accepted. Participants must not use the restroom at least one hour before testing.

For more information or to make a reservation, contact SHS at 316-978-4792. Other testing is available upon request.

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Wichita State Student Engagement Advocacy & Leadership and the Care Team will host a Social Service Fair 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 10 on the first floor of the Rhatigan Student Center

The fair aims to provide students with off-campus and on-campus resources and information including, but not limited, to physical health, mental health, disability services, animal education, child care, educational services, housing and financial assistance. Food will be available, as well as a chance to win prizes.

The next physics seminar will take place at 2 p.m. Sept. 21st at 128 Jabara Hall and also via Zoom.  the talk features Matthew Strait, from the University of Minnesota, who will discuss “Astrophysical, Cosmic Ray and Beyond.”