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Spring 2020 Cougar Kickoff

January 16- February 1 

Date Event Name  Event Location and Time  Sponsoring/Co-Sponsoring Department Rain Location
Thursday, January 16 Ice Skating

Location: Columbus Ice Skating Rink
Time: 5pm-7pm
*First 50 Students to sign up*

 Cougar Kickoff  
 Monday, January 20 MLK Day of Service

Location: MLK Center, Atlanta, GA

Time: TBA

Signup Here


Cougar Kickoff, Diversity Programs & Services, Community Outreach  
Tuesday, January 21

We're Engaged!


Location: Columbus Room
Time: 11:30am-1pm


Cougar Kickoff, Q.E.P  
 Wednesday, January 22 Main Campus Picnic and RSO Fair

Location:Multipurpose Room
Time: 11am-2pm

Cougar Kickoff, SAC  
  Stars & Strikes

Location: 7607 Veterans Pkwy, Columbus, GA 31909
Time: 6-8pm
*First 75 students to sign up*

 Cougar Kickoff   
Thursday, January 23  January Leadership

Location: Schuster 130
Time: 12:30-1:30pm

Student Leadership  
  Residence Life Poetry

Location: Dillingham- Student Activities Space

Time: 7:30pm

Residence Life & Cougar Kickoff  
  Late Night Dodgeball Tournament Location: Student Recreation Center
Time: 11pm-1am
 Friday, January 24 Meet the Greeks Location: Woodruff Gym
Time: 7-9pm

Fraternity Sorority Life, Cougar Kickoff   
 Saturday, January 25 SPIRIT Night Basketball Location: Lumpkin Center
Time: 1:00pm

Cougar Kickoff, Athletics  
Monday, January 27 Rec Night Out

Location: Student Recreation Center
Time: 5:30pm-8:00pm
*First 100 students get t-shirts

Campus Recreation  
Tuesday, January 28 First Year Commuter Hangout

Location: Davidson Student Lounge
Time: 12:pm-1:30pm


Wednesday, January 29 Transfer Student Hangout Location: Davidson Student Lounge
Time: 12:00-1:30pm
 Thursday, January 30 Pancakes with the President



Presidential Envoys, Student Alumni Association, Cougar Kickoff  
Saturday, February 1 Miss CSU Pageant

Location: University Hall
Time: 7:00pm

Student Life & Development Office  

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