The semester has officially kicked off and our calendars are packed with events! It can be hard to keep track of what’s going on, and deciding what events to attend is like spending hours surfing through Netflix trailers instead of watching a movie. We want to help! We’ve compiled a list of 10 events you need to keep on the radar as you begin to navigate this semester. Go on, add them to your calendar!
7pm | Syndicate | September 4
Get ready to belt out, take the stage like you are starring in your very own Pitch Perfect and sing your heart out!
2. Fine Arts Series: Roxanne Gay
7:30pm | Coliseum | September 5
Author and critic, Roxanne Gay, will be doing a reading and discussion over her recent works. You can get tickets by visiting untuniontickets.com!
3. Back to School Bingo
3pm | Union Emerald Ballroom 314 | September 10
Join UPC to play bingo for a chance to win some free school supplies!
11:30am | Library Mall | September 12
The Multicultural Center and UPC are teaming up to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with free food, music, and dancing!
5. Trivia Night
7pm | Syndicate | September 16
Do you know a lot about history? Science? Literature? Pop culture? Or maybe have a group of friends who do?? Test your knowledge at trivia night for a chance to take home some prizes!
6. Arthouse Film Series: The Last Black Man in San Francisco
6pm | Lyceum | September 17
Join us for a showing of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco,” a story about loss and friendship featuring Mike Epps and Danny Glover.
7. Comedy Night Ft. Samuel Comroe
7pm | Lyceum | September 19
You’ve seen him on America’s Got Talent, come out and watch as he takes the North Texas stage to deliver a routine worthy of an “lol.”
8. Bubble Fest
2pm | Union South Lawn | September 23
This is an event as fun as it is beautiful–embrace your inner child and come pop some bubbles with us!
9. Union Art Workshop: Embroidery
6pm | Union 341 | September 25
Learn basic embroidery stitches and techniques to create your own original artwork!
10. UNT v Houston
7pm | Apogee Stadium | September 28
Get ready to watch as the Mean Green Eagles take on the Houston Cougars!
This is not even close to all the events we have jam-packed into this month! If you can’t make one of these we can guarantee we have another event you can go to. To see the full list of events, make sure to pick up a UPC calendar and keep up with us on social media!