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Student Activities

Upcoming Events

If you have any questions regarding these listings, please contact the Student Activities Office at (518) 629-7348.

The following events are sponsored by the Student Senate and/or an official club or organization. View the complete Calendar of Events for other events happening on campus/sponsored by the college.

Student Senate Meeting • 2 p.m. • Every Monday (while classes are in session)
Siek Campus Center, Room 150
All students are encouraged to attend!

Discounted Regal Movie Tickets • 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. • Every Tuesday (beginning the second week of Fall and Spring classes)
Student Activities Office (Siek Campus Center, Room 210)
Each student may purchase two movie tickets at $5 each totaling $10.
Regal Theater movie tickets are sold on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and 4 to 6 p.m. for evening students only.
Ticket Information

Free Pizza • 11:50 a.m. and 12:50 p.m. • Every Wednesday (beginning the second week of Fall and Spring classes)
Siek Campus Center, First Floor Cafe
Come enjoy the noon hour with other Hudson Valley students and some free pizza - while it lasts!

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, February 26, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop: Title IX (Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment)
Monday, February 26, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

Sandra McCarthy, campus Title IX and Judicial Due Process coordinator; Claudine Potvin-Giordano, director of the Health Services, and Terry Buchannon, campus safety officer, will lead a discussion on how students can identify, prevent, and report if they are being sexual harassed or are victims of domestic violence.

The main objective of the workshop is to ensure all students are able to pursue their education without the fear of harassment and abuse, in any setting, according to Louis Coplin, director of Student Life. Coplin added that students need to be aware of how to defend themselves, where they may get help, and not be afraid of filing a complaint or report.

 

Fighting the Opioid Epidemic with Chemistry
Monday, March 5, 2018
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Science Center, Room 385

The American Chemical Society Club webinar “Fighting the Opioid Epidemic with Chemistry” will be viewed.

All interested parties are welcome to attend.

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, March 5, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, March 5, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Foosball Competition
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Siek Campus Center Lobby
 

Animal Outreach Club Meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018
2:00 pm – 2:50 pm
Brahan Hall, Room 213

Club Advisors:
Alan Joseph, MRV 103, (518) 629-7233
Val Waldin, MRV 141, (518) 629-7319

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, March 12, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, March 12, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Foosball Competition
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Siek Campus Center Lobby
 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, March 19, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, March 19, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Grand Finale Foosball Competition
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Siek Campus Center, First Floor Lobby

Come play against the undefeated Rhode Island Champion!

 

NYC Day Trip
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Student Price: $20
Guest Price: $30

Spend the day exploring the city’s shops, museums and restaurants! Price includes roundtrip transportation. Bus will leave in front of McDonough Sports Complex at 8 a.m. and will leave Bryant Park in NYC at 6 p.m.

Ticket Information
On sale: Wednesday, Feb. 21 – Wednesday, March 21

 

Animal Outreach Club Meeting
Monday, April 9, 2018
2:00 pm – 2:50 pm
Brahan Hall, Room 213

Club Advisors:
Alan Joseph, MRV 103, (518) 629-7233
Val Waldin, MRV 141, (518) 629-7319

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 9, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, April 9, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 16, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, April 16, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

The Last Pig
Thursday, April 19, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Siek Campus Center

“The Last Pig” (2017, 52 min) is a lyrical meditation on what it means to be a sentient creature with the power to kill. Immersive, experiential, with sparse inner reflections, the film follows a pig farmer through his final season of slaughtering pigs. It earned director Allison Argo the Zelda Penzel “Giving Voice to the Voiceless” award at the 2017 Hamptons International Film Festival. A panel discussion follows the film showing. This event is co-sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Program and the Animal Outreach Club.

 

Boston Day Trip
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Student Price: $20
Guest Price: $30

Price includes roundtrip transportation. Bus will leave in front of McDonough Sports Complex at 8 a.m. and will leave Quincy Market in Boston at 6 p.m.

Ticket Information
On sale: Wednesday, March 7 – Wednesday, April 11

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 23, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, April 23, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Student Senate Elections
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

More details TBA.

Vote online at www.hvcc.edu/vote.

 

Student Senate Elections
Thursday, April 26, 2018

More details TBA.

Vote online at www.hvcc.edu/vote.

 

Spring Fest
Thursday, April 26, 2018
11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Student Pavilion (located in front of Hudson Hall)

Students are invited to attend and enjoy free food, a local DJ, caricature artists, games and give-a-ways. Student club information tables also will be set up.

 

End of the Year Banquet
Friday, April 27, 2018

Details TBA.

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, April 30, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, April 30, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Commencement Information Session
Monday, May 7, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Siek Campus Center

Graduating students, faculty and staff are invited to attend an optional information session to learn more about this year’s commencement activities.

 

Student Senate Meeting
Monday, May 7, 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)
 

LEAD @ HVCC Workshop
Monday, May 7, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Leadership Conference Center (Outside of Siek Campus Center Room 210)

More details TBA.

 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony Information Session
Monday, May 7, 2018
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maureen Stapleton Theatre, Siek Campus Center

Those participating in Student Honors and Awards Ceremony may attend this optional information session.

 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 11, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
McDonough Sports Complex

This ceremony recognizes the college’s highest achieving graduates who have earned a G.P.A. of 3.5 or above as well as special award recipients. Invited students and their guests are welcome to attend this special event.

Students must wear their academic honors regalia to the ceremony. All students attending the ceremony should check-in by 5 p.m. at the Conway Ice Rink, located in the McDonough Sports Complex. Guests should arrive prior to the start of the 6 p.m. ceremony, go into the field house and be seated. There is no limit to the number of guests who may attend.

Students and guests are invited to enjoy refreshments in the ice rink following the ceremony.

 

64th Annual Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 12, 2018
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium

Doors open to family/guests at 7:30 a.m.
Graduates assemble in the McDonough Sports Complex field house at 7:30 a.m.
Procession begins at 8:45 a.m. 

 

Student Honors and Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 17, 2019
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
McDonough Sports Complex

This ceremony recognizes the college’s highest achieving graduates who have earned a G.P.A. of 3.5 or above as well as special award recipients. Invited students and their guests are welcome to attend this special event.

Students must wear their academic honors regalia to the ceremony. All students attending the ceremony should check-in by 5 p.m. at the Conway Ice Rink, located in the McDonough Sports Complex. Guests should arrive prior to the start of the 6 p.m. ceremony, go into the field house and be seated. There is no limit to the number of guests who may attend.

Students and guests are invited to enjoy refreshments in the ice rink following the ceremony.

 

65th Annual Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, May 18, 2019
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium

Doors open to family/guests at 7:30 a.m.
Graduates assemble in the McDonough Sports Complex field house at 7:30 a.m.
Procession begins at 8:45 a.m.