The welcoming fun didn’t cease after the first week of Western Nevada College’s fall semester classes.
The Associated Students of Western Nevada has designated Sept. 4 as Mystic Tuesday. Students can adorn their skin with the assistance of talented henna artists from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Rotary Plaza. There will also be tarot and chakra readings available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Dini Game Room, as well as a history lesson on tarot and palm reading by history professor Dr. Amy Ghilieri at 1 p.m.
On Wednesday, Sept. 5 on the Fallon campus, students will be treated to Wildcat Wednesday. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Piñon Hall there will be lawn games, a photo booth and food from Firehouse Subs. Students will also have the opportunity to meet and join student government.
The start of the NFL season will be recognized by ASWN on Thursday, Sept. 6 with a Time for Kickoff football party. Nachos, Red Vines, potato chips and drinks will be served to students as they watch the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles entertain the Atlanta Falcons. The party starts at 5 p.m. in the Dini Game Room on the Carson City campus.
During the opening week of classes, students enjoyed coffee and donuts, a BBQ lunch with lawn games and a Stuff-A-Wizard craft activity. The activities help students make new friends, learn more about the campus and become involved in clubs and organizations.