Finals Blitz
Spring 2018

Finals Blitz
Spring 2018


Check Schedule for Time and Location

Monday, April 16

"Lighten Your Load (on the Earth)" Free Stuff Swap: Campus Housing, Goodwill Industries, and the UofL Sustainability Council invite all to take or donate clothing, shoes, linens, and any other reusable items. 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., SAC Ramp

Disability Resource Center iCount: For all students, faculty, and staff with or without disabilities who share an interest in disability rights, awareness, and advocacy. Prizes and free food. 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Red Barn

Porter Talk—Mental Health: Aesha L. Uqdah, Director of the UofL Counseling Center, will talk about mental health. Food and refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by the Society of Porter Scholars. 4:00 p.m., Cultural Center Multipurpose Room

Puppies, Pizza, and More: Hosted by the Student Council for Exceptional Children. Open to all dogs and humans alike! 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., College of Education Lawn

Tuesday, April 17

Kick-Off to Finals Blitz: Free snacks, drinks, and information about REACH resources to help you prepare for finals! 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Strickler Lobby; 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., Ekstrom Library.

Cards Against Catcalling: Sponsored by Women4Women. Free Fazolis! 12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Red Barn

SPA Mindfulness Workshop: Featuring a guest speaker from Health Promotions. Open to all students. 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., SAC W303A

Wednesday, April 18

Crafts and Coffee: De-stress before finals! Join the LGBT Center for crafts & coffee. All are welcome! 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Intersection/Red Barn

CUofL Belknap Farmers Market: Farm-fresh local products, including fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, honey, popcorn, jams, pickles, reusables, clothing, linens, wood crafts, pottery, and more. Debit and credit cards will be accepted by most vendors! 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Red Barn

Thursday, April 19

EWB Baked Goods for Pups: Support the development of an animal shelter water filtration system with this bake sale. Dogs and puppies will be on hand for petting and holding! 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Humanities Quad

19th Annual Student Awards: 6:30 p.m. reception, 7:00 p.m. ceremony. SAC Multipurpose Room

Hip Hop Dance Class: Open to everyone! No dance background needed! Sponsored by the Cardinal Hip Hop Club. 8:30 – 10:00 p.m., SRC room 200

Friday, April 20

Garden Commons Spring Workday: Learn (by doing) how to grow hyper-local, super-delicious vegetables, herbs, and fruits! No experience necessary. Tools & gloves provided. Open to everyone, and all who come are welcome to share in the harvest! 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Garden Commons at the Cultural Center

33rd Annual Crawfish Boil: All you can eat for only $5! 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Red Barn

Saturday, April 21

Spring Fling: Hosted by AIChE. Play frisbee, cornhole, and volleyball and try the inflatable obstacle course! Free cookout including snacks and drinks. 2:00 p.m., SAC gym (behind the bookstore).

Monday, April 23

Porter Café: De-stress as finals approach! Stop by for free coffee and pastries. Sponsored by the Society of Porter Scholars. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., Cultural Center.

Finals Fest: The Final Stretch: And they're off! Join First Year Initiatives, Student Activities Board, and other campus partners for a Derby-inspired, fun-in-the-sun finals fest event! Enjoy free food, giveaways, activities, mindful meditation, massages, music, and more! Bring your student ID for outdoor entertainment and celebrate the 2018 Run of the G.P.A. 7:00 p.m., Library Lawn West.

Tuesday, April 24

Calm Café: Free food, massage, quiet study space, tea, coffee, and more! 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., SAC W309K.

Diversity & Inclusion Dinner: Psi Chi and UofL's Peace, Justice, & Conflict Transformation Program host this dinner featuring a presentation by Marian Vasser, Director of Diversity Education and Inclusive Excellence at UofL. Tickets: $8.00 Pre-Paid or $10 at the door. 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Red Barn.

Wednesday, April 25

UofL Belknap Farmers Market: Farm-fresh local products, including fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, honey, popcorn, jams, pickles, reusables, clothing, linens, wood crafts, pottery, and more. Debit and credit cards will be accepted by most vendors! 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Red Barn

Friday, April 27

Garden Commons Spring Workday: Learn (by doing) how to grow hyper-local, super-delicious vegetables, herbs, and fruits! No experience necessary. Tools & gloves provided. Open to everyone, and all who come are welcome to share in the harvest! 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., Garden Commons at the Cultural Center.

Food Event!

Computer Resource Centers (Ekstrom Library and iTech Zone, MITC first floor)
  • Mon-Thu: 8:00am - 8:00pm, Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm and Sun (Ekstrom Only): 12:00 - 2:00pm
Math Resource Center (Strickler 226 East)

Writing Center consultants can help with any writing in or outside of class and at any stage of your writing. Make an appointment by visiting our website, http://louisville.edu/writingcenter, calling 852-2173, or stopping by the first floor of Ekstrom Library. We are open Mon/Wed/Fri, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Tues/Thu, 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.; and Sat 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.