Geek Week


Geek Week

ASI Student Activities and Programs proudly presents the first annual Geek Week from January 22 to January 26, 2018! Stop by each of the events and increase your chances to win prizes, including a Nintendo Switch sponsored by E-Sports! Check below for more information on each day.

JANUARY 22: MYSTERY MONDAY – ESCAPE ROOMS

You and your friends will only have 25 minutes to find the hidden clues and piece them together to escape! Try out both of our rooms, Extinction Level and School of Wizardry, to escape in time! There will be free activities while you wait!

BSC, Ursa Minor (Bldg. 35 – 2135), 4:00pm – 8:00pm

JANUARY 23: GEEK SPEAK AND TRIVIA TUESDAY

Geek Speak: BSC, Ursa Major AB (Bldg. 35 – 2611), Noon – 1:30pm

Grab your wand, get in your Tardis, and geek out during U-Hour on Tuesday with two special discussions revealing interesting facts and themes about Dr. Who and Harry Potter. Free lunch for attendees!

Nerdology Interactive Pop Culture Trivia Night: Games Room Etc., 6:30pm – 8pm

Are you the one who always has the answers to your friends’ questions about pop culture, TV, movies, video games, or comic books? Then put together a team of 2-8 players and come for free food and a geeky good time at Nerdology Interactive Pop Culture Trivia Game Night! Have a team ready? Reserve your team table early on myBAR.

JANUARY 24: GEEK N’ GREET

Artist Alley: BSC, Ursa Major (Bldg. 35 – 2611), 5pm – 7pm

Need some cool art for your room? Then check out our Artist Alley! Local and student vendors will be selling art and merchandise.

Gaming Panel: BSC, Ursa Major (Bldg. 35 – 2611), 7pm – 9pm

Are you interested in joining the gaming industry? Do you want to make gaming a professional endeavor? Mix and mingle with gaming professionals to answer all your questions about how to break in to the field.

JANUARY 25: QUIDDITCH, MAKEUP DEMONSTRATION WITH JESSICA VILL AND COSPLAY COMPETITION

Quidditch: University Park, Noon – 1pm

If you like Harry Potter and have always wanted to play a game of Quidditch, now is your chance! During U-Hour, pick up a broom and catch the snitch!

Makeup Demonstration and Cosplay Competition: Games Room Etc., 6pm – 9pm

Are you a makeup geek? Do you enjoy cosplaying? Come see a live demonstration with YouTube makeup guru Jessica Vill (https://www.youtube.com/user/Jbunzie/) to get tips and tricks for both! Make sure to come in your cosplay for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch sponsored by E-Sports!

JANUARY 26: FINALE FRIDAY

Movie Marathon: BSC, Andromeda Suite (Bldg. 35), 3:30pm – 10pm
E-Sports Competition: BSC, Ursa Major (Bldg. 35 – 2611), 4pm – 10pm
RPG Night: BSC, Ursa Minor (Bldg. 35 – 2135) and England Evans (Bldg. 35 – 2132), 5pm – 10pm

Great Scott! You’ll have a retro good time during our finale! Grab some comfy clothes and lounge around for our Back to the Future movie marathon. Or get competitive and check out a few of our role-playing games (like in the hit Netflix show, Stranger Things) or the E-sports tournament to defeat other schools! Show up and get an opportunity drawing ticket to win lots of prizes, including a Nintendo Switch sponsored by E-Sports!