Come join SAC and Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes with celebrating veterans for the Veterans Day event from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9 in the Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes.

Veterans and their families can join the SAC and Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes for bowling, billiards, crafts, food and more at no additional charge.

Veterans must show their military ID and is open to campus and Wichita community veterans

Purple background with sugar skull and floral designs. Dia de los Muertos Celebration. Thursday, Nov. 2nd Rhatgain Student Center Room 208, 2-4pm

The Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI) is excited to host a fun gathering for Dia de los Muertos from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2 in 208 Rhatigan Student Center. Join ODI to paint sugar skulls, grab goodie bags and delicious snacks.

A black and yellow poster with Halloween icons (pumpkin, skeleton, black cat, witch hat) with the words "Halloween Movie Night!"

The Department of English is hosting its second annual Halloween Movie Night at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 in 231 Hubbard Hall.

Join the movie night for a screening of the 1968 film “Night of the Living Dead.” Popcorn, candy and drinks will be provided at no additional charge.

Spooktacular. Celebrate Halloween with CHP

Get ready for a Spooktacular Halloween extravaganza from the College of Health Professions (CHP) during CHP Week. Join CHP from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 in the Ahlberg Hall main lobby for a hauntingly fun event filled with pumpkin painting, a photo booth, eerie decorations and ghoulish delights.

In celebration of National Vote Early Day, the Shockers Vote! Coalition will host a trivia game from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 in 142 Rhatigan Student Center.

Prizes will be awarded for the winners of the game, and all game participants will receive a 2023 Shockers Vote T-shirt. Food will be available as supplies last. While attending, participants will be invited to leave a note on the interactive art exhibit saying why voting is important to them.

Registration is not required and everyone is welcome. For questions, email civicengagement@wichita.edu or call 316-978-7016.

Visit the Shocker Sports Grill & Lanes from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 for Creepy Cosmic Bowling.

Enjoy $3 bowling games with rental shoes at no additional charge. For a bonus, wear a costume and receive a medium fountain beverage at no additional charge. Offer not valid with other coupons or specials. Call 316-978-3479 for details.

Milan, Italy. European Travel Seminar Informational Meeting Wednesday, November 1st at 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall room 105

Interested in studying abroad in Europe next summer? Participate in the 10-day Europe Travel Seminar to Italy, Germany and Switzerland.

Come to the informational meeting at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1 to learn more about the travel seminar. Eric Wilson, senior educator in the Elliott School of Communication, who will lead and teach the program, will present the details and answer any questions students may have.

Walk/Talk, students, faculty, staff. TWalk with HPS Chair, Dr. Heidi Bell

Join faculty, staff and students from the Department of Human Performance Studies (HPS) for a series of TWalks (walk and talks) to promote physical and mental health.

Upcoming events:

  • 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6
  • 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28

Wear comfortable walking shoes, grab a bottle of water and socialize step-by-step. All are welcome to come and go as their schedules allows during the 50-minute walk. The walking route (e.g., trek around campus, walk the HC track, walk the YMCA track) will be determined based on the weather.

Attendees will meet in the Heskett Center lobby by the stairwell.

Grace Wilkie Annex Open House - TRIIO DSS, Online & Adult Learning, McNair Scholars, ROTC. You're invited Tuesday, October 31 1:00 - 3:00 PM.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to a Halloween Open House from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 in Grace Wilkie Annex.

Stop by the TRIO DSS Office, the Office of Online & Adult Learning, the McNair Scholars Office and the ROTC Office to enjoy spooky snacks and creepy crafts and learn more about what each office has to offer. Students are also welcome to participate in a costume contest.

Questions about the open house can be sent to TRIO DSS at 316-978-5949 or trio.dss@wichita.edu.

Mindfulness and Meditation: Wed., Oct. 25 11:15 am -12 pm Facebook Live @ShockersCAPS. Decorative image of people meditation.

Join Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) for Mindfulness and Meditation at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25 on Facebook Live through the CAPS Facebook account.

Mindfulness is focusing one’s awareness on the present moment by intentionally noticing thoughts, feelings and bodily sensations without any judgement. The sessions offer various meditation exercises designed to develop mindfulness and promote holistic wellness.

Future sessions will be held in person in 240 Rhatigan Student Center, Mayfield Room on Nov. 1, Nov. 15, Nov. 29 and Dec. 13 and on Facebook Live on Oct. 25, Nov. 8, Nov. 22 and Dec. 6.