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Traditions & Events


Hanging out at the SAA bonfire.


Archies Birthday
October 21, 2014

Join us for a piece of cake in celebration of Archie's commitment to USI. Feel free to bring Archie a birthday present. He is requesting canned food for Archie's Closet! Mark your calendars and swing by for a piece a cake and an opportunity to be a part of a new USI tradition!


Lighting A Tradition
November 24, 2014

This holiday ceremony is held in December to join students, family, and friends in the holiday spirit. Enjoy carols by USI's gospel choir, Designed by Grace, hot chocolate, and cookies, as we light the Quad!


Chili Chill Out
December 9, 2014

Free food for finals, take two! Members of SAA and the Alumni Association provide free chili and hot chocolate to students during fall semester finals week.

Chili Chill Out

Craziest Fan Competition
February 2015 TBA

SAA's Craziest Fan Contest will be held during the Men's Homecoming game in the PAC. Students must register with the Spirit Competition prior to the game to officially compete in the contest. Contestants should come dressed in their craziest USI attire on that Thursday. Then on Homecoming during the half-time of the USI women's game the winners will be announced!


Breakfast with the President
March 26, 2015
7:45-8:45 a.m.

Join SAA and leaders from a number of student organizations at Breakfast with the President. Students eat free and enjoy listening to President Bennett address questions from the panel as well as those attending. It is a great opportunity to meet President Bennett, eat a hot breakfast with friends and work together to better USI through open communication.


Munchy Monday
April 27, 2015
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Free food for finals! Members of SAA and the Alumni Association provide free refreshments (hot dogs, chips, cookies, apples, and drinks) to students during spring semester finals week.


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