Spirit Week

Spirit Week 2022

Show your Scorpion pride by joining in this special week of festivities as we continue to build traditions, unite our diverse campus community, and inspire involvement in college life!

SEP 12

Karaoke Night
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  |  Lobby (Rogers Student Center)

Join us for Karaoke in the Scorpion Den! Come and sing along to your favorite songs with your fellow scorpions. We will be serving some Boba Milk Tea drinks from Brew Tea Bar.

SEP 13

Battle of the Bodies
9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Battle of the Bodies, part of the Black vs Gold series, is an opportunity to represent your team, Black or Gold, in a friendly competition of Basketball Connect 4. You may have a strategy for the game, but can you make the shots that count?

Scorpions for Sustainability

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  |  Virtual (Register Now)

Are you curious about campus sustainability efforts? Have you wondered how we can be mindful of sustainability in our personal and professional lives? Join the Sustainability Council and Common Read program for a special event featuring members of our campus community who will share their own experiences, tips, and perspectives on sustainable living.

Bowling with President Pollard
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  |  Strike Zone at Sunset Station (1301 West Sunset Road, Henderson, NV 89014)  |  Register Now

Mix and mingle with President DeRionne Pollard at this fun, family-friendly event. Unlimited bowling (including shoe rentals), pizza, and soda are provided at no charge. Please limit guests to one per Nevada State community member. Space is limited and registration is required.

SEP 14

Nevada State Reads
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  |  Lobby (Rogers Student Center)

Calling all book lovers! Join the Marydean Martin Library, the Office for the Arts, the Blue Sage Writer’s Guild, and the Scorpions Book Club to learn about the Common Read and literary happenings at Nevada State this year. Find your next read by participating in the Scorpion Book Swap!

20th Anniversary Time Capsule Opening & Reception
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  |  Ballroom (Rogers Student Center)  |  Register Now

Join Nevada State College for a reception to celebrate the opening of the College’s time capsule, which was created in 2012 as part of the College’s 10th-anniversary festivities. Come be part of this historic event to learn more about the history of Nevada State College and to see what sort of items may be added to the time capsule as part of the 20th-anniversary celebration. The time capsule will be sealed at the end of the academic year and reburied. It is planned to be opened again in 2052 to commemorate our 50th anniversary.

If you are interested in submitting an item for inclusion in the time capsule, please complete this brief form. Items will be collected throughout the academic year. Additional information regarding the collection of items will be provided to those who complete the form.

SEP 15

Scorpion’s Calling
5 p.m. to 8 p.m.  |  Plaza (Outdoors)

Get ready for an amazing night full of activities, food, and more! This well-loved and anticipated annual event, hosted by your Nevada State Student Alliance, welcomes back all students, faculty, and staff to campus with bold Scorpion style. Please contact NSSA for any further questions and register at beengaged.nsc.edu.

SEP 16

Scorpions Serve
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  |  Basketball Court (Outdoors)

Join Scorpion Serves for our first service event of the year! We’ll be building benches to place around our campus green spaces. No experience required.