Redefining the Classroom

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Running for the Law

9:00 AM until 12:00 PM


Description: Everyone is invited to lace up his running shoes when students in Prof. Valerie Philips' Sports and Events Marketing class host "Run for the Law," a 5K run/walk to benefit The Thin Blue Line of Michigan. Campus and community members may support the cause by running or walking a course that begins at 10 a.m. on campus at LSSU's Crawford Hall of Science. The students are also seeking volunteers who would work the event from 9-11 a.m. The run/walk will benefit The Thin Blue Line of Michigan, a non-profit organization that provides assistance to families of ill, disabled or deceased members of the law enforcement community, which also includes firefighters, dispatchers, corrections, EMT, EMS and administrative clerks. The organization provides support in the areas of financial, legal, benefit recovery, counseling, funeral and college stipends, medical costs, medical equipment and more. All ages are welcome. Runners may register on the students' website,, or contact Rechelle Wiater at or 906-322-1425. Volunteers should contact Alex Feravich at or just meet on event day at room 204 in Crawford Hall.

Location: Starts at Crawford Hall main entrance

Contact: Taryn MacInnis or

Hockey for Heroes Tournament

9:00 AM until 4:00 PM


Description: Score a goal for the Wounded Warrior Project! LSSU students in Prof. Valerie Philips' Sports and Events Marketing class will host this 3-on-3 hockey tournament with proceeds benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. Registration starts at 9 a.m., with the first game scheduled for 10 a.m. Tournament entry is $75 a team of 3 to 5 players and includes a tournament t-shirt. This is an all-day event, with each and every team guaranteed 3 games in either the competitive or recreational division. For registration forms and more information, please visit All Star Sports Pro Shop located in Taffy Abel Arena. A link is available at

Location: Taffy Abel Arena

Contact: Sports Marketing Class

Saturday Football Specials at Grill 155

1:00 PM until 4:00 PM

Organization: Food Service

Description: The Galley and Grill 155 will be offering up the following college football food specials on Saturday afternoons this fall from 1-4 p.m...Burger or hot dog basket for $3.99, mozzarella sticks for $2.49, large fountain soda, $1. Come on down and watch some college football!

Location: Walker Cisler Center Galley

Contact: Scott A. Korb

Laker Volleyball vs. GVSU

2:00 PM until 3:30 PM

Organization: Athletics

Description: Come cheer on the Laker volleyball team as it takes on Grand Valley State.

Location: Cooper Gym

Contact: Linda Bouvet

Seamore Shuttle

6:00 PM until 10:30 PM

Organization: Campus Life

Description: The Seamore Shuttle is a free service provided by the LSSU Campus Life Office that takes LSSU students to places on the business spur such as Family Video, Big Lots and other stores in the Sault Plaza, as well as Varsity Cinemas, and downtown locations. Pick-up and drop-off is at the Walker Cisler Center. Shuttle runs from 6-10:30 on Friday and Saturday, and 1-10:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Location: Walker Cisler Student and Conference Center

Contact: Emilee Bruner

Fish and Wildlife Club Whitefish Dinner

6:00 PM until 8:00 PM


Description: Hungry for fresh whitefish? Join the LSSU Fisheries and Wildlife Club for its annual Whitefish Dinner. Tickets are $15 for adults, $7.50 for kids 5-12, and free for kids 5-and-under. Dinner includes all-you-can-eat whitefish, a silent auction and a raffle. The raffle prize is a chest freezer and a $200 gift certificate to Neville's Superette.

Location: Walker Cisler Center Superior Room

Contact: LSSU Fish and Wildlife Club

LSSU presents the comedy Leading Ladies

7:30 PM until 9:00 PM


Description: LSSU's Theater Department will present the comedy "Leading Ladies," at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets -- $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $8 for students are available at the Norris Center box office on campus or may be purchased at the door. The Arts Center box office opens a half-hour before all performances. Thanks to Student Government and the Activities Board, LSSU students may present their ID and get a free ticket at the Norris Center box office by close of business on Friday.

Location: Arts Center Auditorium

Contact: Prof. Jen Hunter

Laker Cinema presents Madea's Witness Protection

9:00 PM until 11:00 PM

Organization: Campus Life

Description: A Wall Street investment banker who has been set up as the lynchpin of his company's mob-backed Ponzi scheme is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea's southern home. Starring Tyler Perry and Eugene Levy. Shows begin at 9 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Cisler Center's Peacock Cove.

Location: Walker Cisler Center Peacock Cove

Contact: Scott A. Korb

November 2012