Welcome Week Fall 2017 

Welcome Week at SD Mines provides a variety of activities designed to help students get informed, get settled in, meet other students, meet faculty, and have some fun along the way. Planning for Welcome Week is in progress. Keep checking back for updates!

Schedule of Events:

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August 17-26, 2017    

 Thursday, August 178:15 pm Required meeting for New Residents Ballroom 
Thursday, August 17 9:00 pm Mentalist Banachek: Sponsored by Residence Life Surbeck Ballroom
Friday, August 18 8:00 pm Dueling Pianos
If you’ve never seen Dueling Pianos before, you’re in for a treat. Enjoy your favorite songs performed live, right here on campus. Get ready to sing and dance! Watch a video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lKnBteUQ8MI Please bring your student ID.
Surbeck Ballroom
Saturday, August 195:00 pmRecreation Night At the King Center/Rowdy Rocker BBQ

The King Center is your home for all things athletics and recreation. Enjoy a night of free food (courtesy of the SD Mines Rowdy Rockers), inflatable “bouncy-house” type stations, archery tag, and more! 

King Center
Sunday, August 208:00 pmComedian Stephen Agyei

Lol with comedian Stephen Agyei, who’s opened for some of the most prominent comedians in the country, like Dave Chappelle, David Spade, and Tig Notaro. Check out a video of Stephen here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZfTs5_o7m38

Surbeck Ballroom
Monday, August 217 pm-11 pmCosmic Bowling
Who doesn’t love free bowling? Who doesn’t love free cosmic bowling? The answer is no one. Remember to bring your student ID! 
Robbinsdale Lanes 
Tuesday, August 228:00 pm Free Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy IISurbeck Ballroom 
 Wednesday, August 235:00 pm President's BBQ 
Join fellow students, faculty, and staff for a free  BBQ. Beanie Hats will also be handed out!
Campus Quad 
Wednesday, August 23 7:00 pmFree Armadillo's Ice Cream
Armadillos is a Rapid City institution. Located just a short walk from campus, Armadillos will be giving away free ice cream to the first 400 students to arrive. Bring your student ID!  
 Thursday, August 2411:00 am Student Organization Fair Campus Quad 
Thursday, August 24 6:00 pmSummer Nights  

Enjoy downtown Rapid City each Thursday night for good food, drink, and live music. Summer nights is free and for all ages. 

Downtown Rapid City 
Friday, August 25  Adventure Weekend (Pre-registration required)Various Locations 
Saturday, August 26 Adventure Weekend (Pre-registration required) Various Locations
Saturday, August 27  Adventure Weekend (Pre-registration required) Various Locations

*Note dates, times, events are subject to change