We are excited for Winterfest 2021! Check out all the events by clicking on any day below. You can also view all details on the UNCG app!

Tuesday, January 19

  • DIY Snowflake Pillow
    • Join us in kicking off the spring semester with a DIY event! Come to EUC Cone Ballroom starting at 11 a.m. to pick up a DIY Pillow Kit! Supplies are limited and will be given out on a first come first serve basis. Don't forget to bring your Spartan Card!
    • When? 11a.m. - 2p.m.
    • Where? EUC Cone Ballroom A
  • SFO Virtual Drop-In Hours
    • SFO is hosting virtual Rawkin' Drop-In Hours for any students who need to make last-minute schedule changes for Spring 2021. We will have advisors available on Zoom to offer advising assistance. Reach out to the SFO webchat to get in the queue to meet with an advisor!
    • When? 9a.m. - 7p.m.
    • Where? Virtual (https://studentsfirst.uncg.edu/virtualdropin/)
  • Spartan SPEARS
    • Spartan SPEARS volunteers will be stationed around campus to help students find their way on the first two days of classes. Look for the lime!
    • When? 7:45a.m. - 2:45p.m.
    • Where? Campus-wide!

Friday, January 22

  • Virtual Cell Phone Smack Down!
    • On January 22nd, from 6 to 7 p.m. UNCG will have its first virtual cellphone smackdown. Never heard of it? It is fun trivia questions that range from all types of things, sports, geography, music, movies, and more. RSVP through SpartanConnect to receive the link! Hope to see you there! Ooops forgot to say the winner will receive a prize!
    • When? 6 - 7 p.m.
    • Where? Virtual. RSVP on Spartan Connect
  • SFO Virtual Drop-In Hours
    • SFO is hosting virtual Rawkin' Drop-In Hours for any students who need to make last-minute schedule changes for Spring 2021. We will have advisors available on Zoom to offer advising assistance. Reach out to the SFO webchat to get in the queue to meet with an advisor!
    • When? 9a.m. - 4p.m.
    • Where? Virtual (https://studentsfirst.uncg.edu/virtualdropin/)
  • Spartan SPEARS
    • Spartan SPEARS volunteers will be stationed at a tent Thursday & Friday, January 21-22 outside the Forney Student Success Commons Building to help students with questions at the start of the semester.
    • When? 7:45a.m. - 2:45p.m.
    • Where? Outside Forney Student Success Commons

Tuesday, January 26

  • Winter Involvement Fair (Day 2)
    • Want to learn more about our over 250 student groups? Join us for our annual Winter Involvement Fair! Spread across two days, you are sure to find the perfect group for you. Access day two of the fair from the comfort of your own home via Spartan Connect: https://uncg.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6638701
    • When? 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Where? Virtual. RSVP on Spartan Connect

Wednesday, January 20

  • Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Frozen 2 Sing-Along & Snowman Stuff a Plush
    • It is time to build a snowman! Join us on January 20th as we watch one of your favorite winter classics Frozen 2! Be one of the first 120 students to go to EUC Cone Ballroom A to receive your very own build a bear! Then join us later for the sing a long and movie showing. Supplies are limited and given out at a first come first serve basis. To RSVP and receive the link of the movie showing visit Spartan Connect.
    • When? 10a.m. - noon
    • Where? EUC Cone Ballroom A
  • SFO Virtual Drop-In Hours
    • SFO is hosting virtual Rawkin' Drop-In Hours for any students who need to make last-minute schedule changes for Spring 2021. We will have advisors available on Zoom to offer advising assistance. Reach out to the SFO webchat to get in queue to meet with an advisor!
    • When? 9a.m. - 7p.m.
    • Where? Virtual (https://studentsfirst.uncg.edu/virtualdropin/)
  • Spartan SPEARS
    • Spartan SPEARS volunteers will be stationed around campus to help students find their way on the first two days of classes. Look for the lime!
    • When? 7:45a.m. - 2:45p.m.
    • Where? Campus wide!

Saturday, January 23

  • MLK Day of Service
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. didn't just dream of a better future, he worked for it. Now it's your turn! Join in on this annual university-wide event which gives UNCG students an opportunity to be introduced to different parts of our community while honoring Dr. King’s legacy through service. Register at go.uncg.edu/MLKDOS
    • When? 9 a.m. - noon OR 12:30 - 3 p.m.
    • Where? Various locations throughout campus. Register at go.uncg.edu/MLKDOS for more information.
  • Virtual Escape Room
    • Do you accept the challenge? Log on by yourself for in a team and see if you can beat the escape room before time runs out!
    • When? 4 - 6 p.m.
    • Where? Virtual. RSVP on Spartan Connect

Wednesday, January 27th

    • MLK Celebration
      • UNCG, NC A&T, and Guilford College are proud presenters of this year's virtual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy. Join us via zoom as we commemorate his honor. The theme will be Student Activism: Then and Now.
      • When? 6 - 7:30 p.m.

    Where? Virtual. Check out https://intercultural.uncg.edu/upcoming-events for the Zoom link!

Thursday, January 21

  • Hot Drinks and Hot Topics: Cuffing Szn with Shan Boodram
    • Certified Intimacy Educator and known Sexologist Shan Boodram is coming to UNC Greensboro to answer all of your questions about "Cuffing Season" and  relationship woes, whatever your circumstances, this includes unique relationships, situationships, friendships gone awry, and even "entanglements." All you have to do is send in your questions or scenarios anonymously to the google form, grab a mug of your favorite hot drink, and tune in with Shan as she tells you what's what about the most confusing, hottest season of all. Some topics include: The correlation between romance and the seasons; How to navigate cuffing season; How to keep things hot this winter during covid; How to manage long distance and more.
    • When? 3 - 4:30p.m.
    • Where? Virtual. RSVP on Spartan Connect
  • SFO Virtual Drop-In Hours
    • SFO is hosting virtual Rawkin' Drop-In Hours for any students who need to make last-minute schedule changes for Spring 2021. We will have advisors available on Zoom to offer advising assistance. Reach out to the SFO webchat to get in the queue to meet with an advisor!
    • When? 9a.m. - 7p.m.
    • Where? Virtual (https://studentsfirst.uncg.edu/virtualdropin/)
  • Spartan SPEARS
    • Spartan SPEARS volunteers will be stationed at a tent Thursday & Friday, January 21-22 outside the Forney Student Success Commons Building to help students with questions at the start of the semester.
    • When? 7:45a.m. - 2:45p.m.
    • Where? Outside Forney Student Success Commons

Monday, January 25

  • Winter Involvement Fair (Day 1)
    • Want to learn more about our over 250 student groups? Join us for our annual Winter Involvement Fair! Spread across two days, you are sure to find the perfect group for you. Access day one of the fair from the comfort of your own home via Spartan Connect: https://uncg.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6638700
    • When? 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Where? Virtual. RSVP on Spartan Connect
  • Creating a Resume & Cover Letter
    • Join Career & Professional Development for a crash course on creating and editing a show-stopping resume and cover letter! Whether you're looking for a part-time or full-time job, an internship, or attending a virtual fair, resumes are crucial to getting your foot in the door for an interview. The session will focus on general tips and formatting, however, we'll also go over how to make an appointment with a career coach so you can dive deeper into your own documents!
    • When? Noon - 1 p.m.
    • Where? Virtual (https://uncg.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0tc-qprzguGt1Znde9_b5n7wblgluf53xv)
  • SFO Virtual Drop-In Hours
    • SFO is hosting virtual Rawkin' Drop-In Hours for any students who need to make last-minute schedule changes for Spring 2021. We will have advisors available on Zoom to offer advising assistance. Reach out to the SFO webchat to get in the queue to meet with an advisor!
    • When? 9a.m. - 7p.m.