In an effort to keep students safe and feeling at-home on campus, CUW plans to host a variety of events, seminars, activities, and programs during the traditional Fall Break (October 15th-16th, 2020). Check out the schedule below for a rotation of the activities being offered – please email student.activities@cuw.edu to RSVP for any of the events.

Thursday, October 15th

Improv & Monologue Workshop w/ the Admissions Data Team

Time: 9am-11am,
Location: Lakeshore Room (ST 104)

Take center stage with 1:1 monologue coaching and group improvisational scene work to help you gain confidence for your next theater audition, or just to have fun! Bring a monologue if you have one, otherwise a few options will be provided. No need to memorize! This session will be lead by CUW’s very own Naomi Tiefel. Naomi is a working actress and director in the local area. She has recently acted with Acacia Theatre, Kettle Moraine Playhouse, and is currently performing in A Christmas Carol with West Bend Theatre Company. In 2021 she will be directing Beauty and the Beast at Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School and Five Women Wearing the Same Dress with Kettle Moraine Playhouse.

Diversity, Success, & You: A Look at Race w/ the Black Student Union

Time: 12pm-2pm,
Location: Collaboratorium (RP 127)

Enjoy a conversation and insights into racial issues in our society. Come with your questions on racial diversity. Join us to develop a greater value and fuller perspective.

Microwave Meal Magic w/ CAACE

Time: 12pm-2pm,
Location: Regents Atrium

Learn how to make healthy, simple meals for in-dorm-living right in your microwave! We’re partnering with expert, Christy McGee, from Epicure – a company passionate about helping people live healthier, more meaningful lives by changing the way they eat. This session has a limit of 15 people. Come eat and be healthy!

Friday, October 16th

“Creating Your Brand” w/ the Office of Multicultural Engagement

Time: 9am-11am,
Location: Collaboratorium (RP 127)

Learn how to create a personal brand that speaks to who you are, your goals, and motivations!

Exploring Graduate School w/ Graduate Admissions

Time: 10am-11am,
Location: Friends of Concordia Room (FH 034)

Learn about the Grad School application process, testing, application materials, and everything in-between.

Ping Pong Challenge

Time: 10am-12pm,
Location: Albrecht Lounge (AL 008)

Novel players or experience pros, come play your Dean of Students in ping pong. If you can beat Dr. Gerner, you will receive a $30 gift card.

Card-Making w/ CAACE

Time: 10am-12pm,
Location: Regents Atrium

Come make your own personalized greeting cards – and maybe send a letter or two! Available templates include: Birthday, Belated Birthday, Love you, Miss you, Happy Fall, Praying for you, Thank you, and Sympathy.

Microwave Meal Magic w/ CAACE

Time: 12pm-2pm,
Location: Regents Atrium

Learn how to make healthy, simple meals for in-dorm-living right in your microwave! We’re partnering with expert, Christy McGee, from Epicure – a company passionate about helping people live healthier, more meaningful lives by changing the way they eat. This session has a limit of 15 people. Come eat and be healthy!

Line Dancing 101 w/ Undergraduate Admissions

Time: 1pm-3pm,
Location: Albrecht Lounge (AL 008)

Bring your dancing shoes…line-dancing that is! Whether it’s your first time or you’re a seasoned pro, come down to the Albrecht Lounge and two-step to your heart’s content. No prior experience needed.

Cornhole Tournament w/ Rec Sports

Time: 2pm-4pm,
Location: Regents Courtyard

Come on down to the Regents Courtyard and put your Cornhole skills to the test!

Crafts, Concert, CAB

Time: 7pm,
Location: Albrecht Lounge

De-stress by unleashing your inner artist! Come to the Albrecht Lounge and take advantage of canvas-painting, coloring books, a cute fall craft, and more! Plus, enjoy some acoustic songs from a live-streamed concert with alt-rock band, Compass and Cavern. Click here to watch the concert’s livestream.

Saturday, October 17th

Saturday Self-Care w/ Student Life

Time: 9am-11am,
Location: Meet on the Bluff

Join the Office of Student Life for a morning walk through the woods on campus followed by basic yoga stretches and hot apple cider.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office fo Student Life at studentlife@cuw.edu or by calling 262-243-4332.