The first official day of summer isn’t until this coming Saturday, but this weeks Music Monday is perfect for getting you ready to take on the next few hot months! Jake Owen’s song Beachin’ is sure to get you in the mood, whether you’re laying on the beach or next to a pool, you’ll be sure to get a feeling of sunshine with this mega hit. Let us know where you are vacationing this summer!
SAB Summer Pinterest Parties
July 10th- Tired of the Kentucky heat? Drop by the Student Centers Rasdall Gallery at 11am to decorate your own water bottle and stay cool this summer!
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Have you taken SAB’s survey to help us decide which artist you would pay $10-$20 to see on campus? This week’s Music Monday gives you a taste of what you could be seeing live if you vote for the artist you would like to see here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/8FD329K
Love her or hate her, you can’t deny that Ke$ha’s (extremely catchy) songs come right from the heart. Known for her honest and to the point song lyrics, Ke$ha also brings a strong girl-power influence into the music world. Watch her music video for “Timber” featuring Pitbull here:
After an unforgettable performance with Imagine Dragons at the Grammy’s earlier this year, Kendrick Lamar’s career has skyrocketed in a number of months. A California native, Kendrick Lamar brings a new element to the world of rap and hip hop. Catch his music video for “Poetic Justice” here:
Last but not least, popular pop-rock band One Republic could be YOUR choice to bring on campus. Known for songs such as “Apologize” and “Good Life”, this Colorado based band formed in 2003 is sure to put on an amazing show. Watch the music video for their mega-hit “Counting Stars” here:
The Student Activities Board works to bring events that YOU want to see and experience. Don’t miss your opportunity to let us know who you would like to see on campus by taking SAB’s Concert Survey. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/8FD329K
As the school year begins to come to a close, the SAB office has been reminiscing on all of the awesome events that we were able to put on this year. One of the most memorable for many in our office was the fall concert, featuring popular folk-rock band, The Lumineers. Take a break from studying and flashback with us on this Music Monday by watching their “Stubborn Love” music video.
UKSAB is proud to announce Legacy Week!
Legacy Week gives Seniors the opportunity to leave their mark on campus AND make last-minute memories. All UK students are welcome to participate in Legacy Week.
Ping Pong Ball Drop - April 23 - 11:52 a.m. - POT Plaza
The Ping Pong Ball Drop is a UK tradition. Thousands of ping pong balls will fall from the top of Patterson Office Tower. Find a marked ball and you’ll win an awesome prize!
Senior Candlelight Ceremony - April 24 - 7:30 p.m. - Administration Lawn
UK Seniors will have the opportunity to hear University of Kentucky President Dr. Capiluto speak and Provost Christine Riordan light candles in honor of their time at the University of Kentucky. Seniors can learn the Alma Mater snag some “final-stretch pictures” with their friends in a photo booth, and write a “Thank You” letter to any staff or faculty who has positively influenced the undergraduate experience!
Please follow this link to RSVP to this event. We can’t wait to celebrate your last few weeks as a Wildcat with you!
Leave Your Legacy - April 26 - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. - Memorial Hall
This event will serve as an outreach opportunity on and off campus for students to become involved in leaving a lasting impact as a student on our campus and surrounding area.
You can register for the service day at the link below by April 23rd. Students must register through VolunteerMatch.
On the day of the event a sign-in will take place at Memorial Hall from 9-9:30 a.m., and will include keynote speakers from recent alumni to government officials of Lexington! There will be transportation provided to off-campus locations for the service day and all events will be finalized by 3 p.m.
The office is preparing for our next Shuffle Series featuring bluegrass artists The 23 String Band! With tomorrow’s impending cold weather and snow, we’re especially looking forward to those long, hot summer days. Check out The 23 String Band before they play April 23 at 6 p.m. in the South Campus Courtyard!
Superheroes On and Off the Page: Bill Rosemann - April 15 - 8 p.m. - Worsham Theater
Marvel Creative Director Bill Rosemann creates superhero stories and characters that resonate with all ages & will offer an enlightening lecture about both Marvel Comics and the comics industry as a whole.
Who is YOUR superhero? Tell us in 500 words OR draw it and you and your superhero could win an incredible Marvel prize pack! Submit your superhero by 12 p.m. noon on Monday, April 14 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Bill Rosemann will select winners to be announced at his lecture on April 15 at 8 p.m. in Worsham Theater.