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Things Going on this Week

NDSU Service Crawl

Serve. Stamp. Repeat.
Start the year off right by giving back to the community without ever leaving campus. Six nonprofits will have tables set-up throughout the Memorial Union where you can help with various service projects. Maps of all the nonprofit locations will be available at the south entrance of the Memorial Union. Come and go as you please. Stop by one station or all six! Volunteer at all six stations and be entered into a drawing to win an NDSU Bookstore gift card. For more information contact:
Tuesday, August 23rd, 11:00am-2:00pmMemorial Union- Various locations

Foundations of Leadership Sign Up

Are you a freshman or sophomore who would you like to:
- take on a high ropes course
- Attend weekly leadership experiences including a leadership retreat
- Connect with a mentor
- Meet new people and HAVE FUN!!
Then sign up by Wednesday, Sept. 7 to get in on this leadership program.
Click here to learn more and sign up!!

Street Dance and After Party

Friday, August 26 at 9 p.m.
NDSU Administration Avenue (rainsite: MU Great Plains Ballroom)

Wanna have some fun and rock out to music?  Come join us for a street dance on Administrative Ave. and enjoy some great music by The Well Reds and Six Appeal starting at 9 p.m. 
Then meet in the Lower Level of the Union immediately after the street dance for some food, board games and good company. 
Sponsored by the Campus Live Committee.

MU Gallery Exhibit "raw"

The Memorial Union Gallery at North Dakota State University is pleased to present new artworks by Ochre Creative Studios for the exhibition "raw".
The exhibition will be on display in the Memorial Union Gallery until Friday, August 26. The exhibition is free to the public and all are invited to visit. raw features new works in painting, mixed media, photography, video and ceramics. The title of the exhibition refers to a theme the artists agreed to, with each artist choosing to explore the word “raw” through visual media.

Poster Sale

Need to jazz up your dorm room?
The annual Poster Sale is back at NDSU with thousands of Sports, Movie, Comic, Music, Nature, TV, Novelty and even some Art Posters for you to choose from! The sale will be going on the week of August 22-26 from 9:00am-6:00pm on the second floor of the Memorial Union in the Gallery.

The Memorial Union is hiring student employees in many areas 

The Rec & Outing Center, Design & Sign, Event Services and others are hiring part-time student employees!
See the position descriptions and a link to apply here

Dessert Meet & Greek

Do you want to learn more about the Fraternities and Sororities on campus?
Do you like to eat desserts?
You can do both on Thursday August 25th from 5:30-8:30pm in the Great Plains Ballroom at "Dessert Meet & Greek".  At this event students will be able to meet all of the fraternity and sorority chapters on campus, learn more about recruitment, and enjoy some desserts. See you there!

Bison Watch Party

Didn’t get a ticket? No worries! Come join us to cheer on our Bison during the first game of the season in the Ballroom in the Memorial Union. We will provide snacks, games, and a special craft to increase your team spirit.  Sponsored by the Campus Live Committee.
Saturday, August 27
6:30 p.m.
MU Great Plains Ballroom

Apply for the Distinguished Leaders Program

The Distinguished Leader Program is a unique leadership experience designed to help you develop meaningful relationships, positively engage your community, positively influence the leadership potential of others, and so much more!  Becoming a Distinguished Leader means that you are ready to bring leadership to the next level at NDSU. 
Learn more and apply on the Distinguished Leader page.

Free Movie of the Week - Now You See Me 2

Wednesday @ 7 p.m.
Friday @ 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Saturday @ 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.

Movie times are subject to change, check the events calendar for movie titles and times.  All movies are shown in the Memorial Union Century Theater unless otherwise noted and are sponsored by the Campus Live Committee.

Eat, Play, Win, Game On!

Wanna have some fun? Come on down to the Recreation and Outing Center and enjoy prizes, free food and free games including bowling and billiards!
Wednesday, August 24th from 7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Rec & Outing Center is located in the lower level of the Memorial Union

Rec & Outing Semester Passes

Purchase semester passes and you can have unlimited playing time, as long as the Rec Center is open and there is no class or reservation.  These passes valid until December 31st.
For NDSU students -
Bowling pass- $50
Billiards pass- $50
Table Tennis pass- $25
Area pass- $75

Bowling pass- $60
Billiards pass- $60
Table Tennis pass- $35
Area pass- $100

Find Your Voice in the Herd

Monday, August 22 at 8 p.m.
MU Great Plains Ballroom
Start a new chapter in your life by finding your voice! Jason LeVasseur will lead you through a journey to discover YOU through music, comedy, and conversation. Sponsored by the Campus Attractions Special Events Committee.

Design & Sign will help you promote your event!

Design & Sign still offers copies, resumes, brochures, and posters, but now offer many more options including outdoor banners, full color stickers, outdoor window printing, buttons and so much more!
We also offer 2 advertising packages to keep things simple! Stop in and ask for a quote.
Design & Sign site

Rec & Outing Daily Specials

Mondays - Monday Night Bowling League
Tuesdays - Tuesday Night Billiards League
Wednesdays - Strike Out Hunger
Thursdays - Red Pin Bowling
Fridays - Bison Pride Fridays and MU Live, 9:30pm-1am
Saturday & Sunday - Weekend Madness

Next Week Spotlight - Student Involvement Expo

Wednesday, August 31
11 am - 3 pm
Administration Avenue & Babbling Brook Area; rainsite:MU Great Plains Ballroom

Stop by our booth at the Student Involvement Expo and create a new NDSU inspired drawstring backpack to show your school pride this year! (While supplies last) Sponsored by the Special Events Committee.



The Memorial Union at North Dakota State University is much more than just a building. 

Our mission is simple; to advance student success. We do this through building community on campus, building student leaders, building continually better facilities, and by building scholars. We are so much more than just a building!

The Memorial Union is YOUR building. We hope you use all our offerings to build a better you!

See you in the MU! 

Semester Building Hours
Monday-Friday - 6:00am-12:00am
Saturday - 10:00am-12:00am
Sunday - 12:00pm-12:00am

Summer Building Hours
Monday-Friday - 7:30am-4:00pm
Saturday - Closed
Sunday - Closed



MU Office Information

Memorial Union Administrative Office Rm. 246
Telephone: 701.231.8241
Fax: 701.231.7866

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Summer Hours
Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m to 4 p.m

General Office Contacts
Bison Connection 231-6200
Bookstore 231-9472
Building Managers after hours (701) 793-4797
Custodial Services for MU 231-9956
Design & Sign Printing Services 231-7573
Dining Services Memorial Union 231-5172
Fraternity and Sorority Life 231-7787
Gallery 231-7900
Info Desk for MU 231-7130
NDSU Card Center 231-6252
Professional Hair Design 231-7425
Recreation & Outing Center 231-8911
Reservations for MU Rooms 231-8241
Spectrum 231-8929
Student Activities Office 231-7787
Student Life Office 231-6537

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North Dakota State University
Administration Phone: +1 (701) 231-8241
Campus address: Memorial Union
Physical/delivery address: 1401 Administration Ave., Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 5340 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
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Last Updated: Monday, August 22, 2016 10:15:32 AM