Lighting A Tradition
7 p.m. November 24, 2014
Join SAA for the 24th annual Lighting a Tradition! This holiday ceremony joins students, family, alumni and friends in the holiday spirit. Enjoy holiday carols by USI's Greek Life, hot chocolate and cookies as we light the Quad! Take a selfie with Santa for the chance to win a Starbucks gift card! After we light the Quad, join us for an ugly sweater contest and screening of Elf at 8:30 p.m.
We will meet in front of Rice Library at 7 p.m. for lighting of the Quad, followed by refreshments inside University Center East. As this event is so near Thanksgiving, please consider bringing a canned good or other non-perishable food items for Archie's Food Closet.
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.
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
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.
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.
Archie's Birthday Bash
October 20, 2015 1 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate Archie's 45th birthday! Stop by and have a piece of birthday cake and take part in the other planned birthdy activities. If you would like to get Archie a present, he would love for you to make a gift in his name to the USI Foundation, or bring a canned good for Archie's Food Closet. Be sure to swing in and say "Hi" to all the other mascots, too!