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 Fall 2019 Cougar Kickoff, Save the Date

August 12-24

Take a glance at our tentative schedule! 

Date Event Name  Event Location and Time  Sponsoring/Co-Sponsoring Department Rain Location
Monday, August 12 CSU 411 "Ask Me Tent"

Location: Clocktower
Time: 9am-2pm
* Will be available until Wednesday!

  Interfaith Fair 

Location: Clocktower
Time: 12-2pm
*Free Food


Diversity Programs & Services    
Tuesday, August 13 Hangout: Reflection of a Leader

Location: Schuster 130
Time: 11am-1pm


Student Leadership Workshop   
  Major in Minutes 

Location:Multipurpose Room
Time: 3-5pm

Honors College, Student Alumni Association   
  Sky Zone  Location: 3716 Gentian Blvd, Columbus, GA 31907
Time: 6-8pm
*First 75 students to sign up
 Cougar Kickoff   
Wednesday, August 14   Welcome Back Picnic

Location: Clocktower
Time: 11-2pm
*Free Food, T-shirts, & Giveaways

 Cougar Kickoff, SAC Multipurpose room 
  FSL 101  Davidson 258 7-8pm  Fraternity and Sorority Life  
Thursday, August 15  On- Campus Part time Job Fair  Location: Davidson lounge
Time: 11am-1pm
Career Center, Student Employee Committee   
  White Water Rafting  Location: White Water Express
Time: 3-5pm
*First 40 students to sign-up
Cougar Kickoff   
  Riverpark Picnic Location: Livery (Courtyard of Rankin Den) 
Time: 7:30pm
*Free Food, T-shirts, & Giveaways
 Residence Life, Cougar Kickoff, Q.E.P.  
 Friday, August 15  Meet the Greeks 

Location: Woodruff Park (Riverpark)
Time: 7-9pm
*First 100 students get t-shirts

 Fraternity and Sorority Life, Cougar Kickoff  
Monday, August 19 Campus Rec Day 

Location: Student Recreation Center
Time: 11am-1pm


Campus Recreation   
  Adult Coloring  Location: Student Rec Conference Room
Time: 11-1pm
Center for Accommodation and Access, Q.E.P., Military Affairs  
  Rec Night Out

 Location:Student Rec Center


 Campus Recreation  
Tuesday, August 20 Adult Coloring 

Location: Dillingham - Student Center - Riverpark Campus
Time: 11am-2pm

Center for Accommodation and Access. Q.E.P., Military Affairs  
  Challenge Accepted  Location: Clocktower
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
Q.E.P, Cougar Kickoff  
Wednesday, August 21 FSL 101 

Location:Davidson 258
Time: 11:30am-12:30pm 

Fraternity and Sorority Life   
  NPHC Dunk Booth Location: Clocktower
Time: 12-2pm
Fraternity and Sorority Life  
  FSL 101 

Location: Davidson 258
Time: 7-8pm


Fraternity and Sorority Life  
  Welcome to my Bubble  Location: Multipurpose
Time: 7:30pm
Diversity Programs and Services   
Thursday, August 22   RSO Mandatory Meeting 

Location: Dav. Aud.


Student Life & Development   
  Pancakes with the President 

Location: Clocktower
Time: 11:30-1:30pm
Free T- shirt for the first 75 students

Student Alumni Association, presidential envoys, Cougar Kickoff   
  Comedy Show 

Location: University Hall Auditorium
Time: Doors open at 7pm: Show begins at 7:30pm


Student Activities Council   
Friday, August 23  First Year Convocation 

Location: University Hall Auditorium
Time: 12pm


Saturday, August 24  Day of Service  Mock Pavilion( Intramural Field)  8am-1pm  Community Outreach, Cougar Kickoff   

2019-2020 Cougar Kick-Off Committee


Kanaya Mahone 

Classification: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Favorite CKO tradition: Welcome Back picnic




 Anahyia Dean

Classification: Sophomore

Major: Nursing

Favorite CKO Tradition: Pancakes with the President





Jermaine Tucker

 Markeisha Wagner

Classification: Junior

Major: Nursing

Favorite CKO tradition: Welcome Back Picnic




Tyra Fields

Tyra Fields

Classification: Junior
Major: Biology Pre-Med
Favorite CKO Tradition: "Getting free food and t-shirts"



Kimberly Clark

Janna Smith

Classification: Junior

Major: Special Education w/ Minor in communication

Favorite CKO tradition: Meet the Greeks




Jameelah WilliamsSierra Moon

Classification: Junior
Major: Psychology with
Favorite CKO tradition: Meet the Greeks




Chrissie Nelfrard

Classification: Junior
Major: Business
Favorite CKO tradition: Pancake with the President




Grayson Turner 

Classification: Freshman
Major: Communications/ Film
Favorite CKO tradition: Riverpark Picnic