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Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events

'Jacket Racket

Schedule of Events

Monday, November 2

Games in the YU

Play "Pin the Stinger on Buzz" with the Buzz Business Team for a chance to win great prizes! Stop by their table in the YU over the lunch hour.

Tuesday, November 3

Games in the YU

Play fun "Minute-to-win-it" games with Student Involvement at their table in the YU atrium during the lunch hour.

Women's Hockey Game

  • Game Time: 7:00pm
  • Wessman Arena

Come support your Yellowjacket Athletics as the Women's Hockey Team takes on Gustavus Adolphus College.

Wednesday, November 4

UW-Superior Blood Drive

  • 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • YU Parking Lot

Memorial Blood Center's mobile donation station will be parked next to the Yellowjacket Union for the UWS community to donate blood. You can save up to 3 lives!

Philanthropy Day

  • 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Yellowjacket Union Atrium & Swenson Atrium

UW-Superior Philanthropy Day is a chance to celebrate the impact alumni donations have had on our campus. Last year, because of donations from alumni and friends, the Foundation was able to provide over $1.3 million in support to the university through scholarships, program development and campus enhancements.

On this day, there will be signs around campus to help celebrate what has been possible because of generous donations by alumni and friends. Stop by the Yellowjacket Union to sign our thank you banner and swing by Swenson Hall to pick up some free popcorn and sign a thank you card to be shared with alumni. There will be sweet treats at both locations along with drawings for great prizes! 

Comedian Tracey Ashley

  • 7:00pm
  • Yellowjacket Union

Known for her seamless story-telling, sharp topical material and hilarious punchlines Tracey Ashley is a comedienne on the rise. Tracey performs on college campuses and comedy clubs across the country. Becoming an instant college favorite Tracey was nominated by Campus Activities Magazine as Best Female Performer for her rave reviews of performances. Tracey was a semi-finalist on NBC's "Last Comic Standing" Season 5 and has appeared as a co-host on TVLANDS Prime Movies.

Thursday, November 5

Games in the YU

Make signs for the hockey games with Residence Life, at their table in the YU atrium over the lunch hour.

'Jacket Jam

Kick off 'Jacket Racket and the Yellowjacket basketball season at 'Jacket Jam. See the introduction of both the men's and women's teams, watch shooting contests, the slam dunk contest and scrimmages from both teams.

There will be prize giveaways and the public will get the chance to get on the floor and shoot with their favorite Yellowjacket players!

  • Thursday, November 5
  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Mertz Mortorelli Gym

Friday, November 6

Car Smash & BBQ

  • 11:00am - 1:00pm
  • Yellowjacket Union Plaza

Come smash a car for $1 a hit! BBQ Club will be serving food while you take your turn on smashing the car. All proceeds go to UW-Superior's Student Food Shelf.

Nearly Naked Mile

  • Sign in Time: 5:00 - 5:30pm
  • Run starts at 5:30pm
  • Marcovich Wellness Center

Enjoy a free run on the UW-Superior campus. Remember, it's a Nearly Naked race - so keep bathing suit areas covered up. If running nearly naked isn't for you, wear a fun costume instead!

Men's Hockey Game

  • Game Time: 7:00pm
  • Wessman Arena

Come support your Yellowjacket Athletics as the UW-Superior Men's Hockey team takes on Augsburg College, and don't forget about the tuition giveaway happening during the game!

Late Night Skate

  • 9:00 - 11:30pm
  • Wessman Arena

All students are welcome to take the ice following the Men's Hockey game. Rentals will be available.

Saturday, November 7 

Men's Hockey Game

  • Game Time: 5:00pm
  • Wessman Arena

Come support your Yellowjacket Athletics as the UW-Superior Men's Hockey team takes on the University of St. Thomas.

Union Bash

  • 8:00pm - 12:00am
  • Yellowjacket Union

A fun student-focused event that will bring out your inner rock star with a Lip Sync Battle, test your rodeo skills with a mechanical bull, and give you memories that will last a lifetime.

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