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Social Programs

Weeks of Welcome (WOW)

Welcome Week (WOW) occurs every fall semester engaging students in welcoming activities with free food and information for our campus. Students are able to speak with faculty and staff and participate in a wide variety of activities.

  • Club Carnival
  • Welcome Back (Free food for students served by staff and faculty of  the college)
  • Fun activities for all
  • Social interaction between students and staff


A fall celebration that encompasses all things Halloween; students are able to walk through a carnival themed festival.

  • Carnival games and food
  • Parade of costumes contest
  • Fortune telling
  • Carnival themed entertainers
  • Trick or Treat safety tips
  • Airbrush tattoos and wax hands creations

Winter Welcome

A winter celebration to break up the cold winter days, providing a warm set of blues music and delicious food items while students learn about resources and involvement opportunities.

  • Warm food items
  • Blues and Jazz music
  • Clubs and Organization Fair

Spirit Week

A week of focus on Columbus State Athletics and the fans; the program allows students to learn more about the sport programs Columbus State offers while providing entertainment and giveaways.

  • Free Cougar Fan T- shirts
  • Information about getting involved as a fan!
  • Men’s and Women’s Basketball
  • Trivia wheel & raffle prizes
  • Free Popcorn and beverages
  • Half-time giveaways

Earth Day

Celebrating earth with the CSCC community teaching each other earth friendly alternatives to everyday activities, outside vendors participate to further education and awareness.  

  • Earth friendly food giveaways
  • Animal Education
  • Bee Keepers
  • Bicycling education
  • Tote Bag Decorating
  • Recycling Petition

Spring Fling

Spring Fling occurs every Spring Semester (April) engaging students in activities with food (for purchase) and information about our campus and community resources. Students are able to speak with faculty/staff and participate in a wide variety of activities.

  • Community organizations
  • Fun activities for all
  • Social interaction between students and staff

Jazz in July& Back2School Fair

Cool off with smooth jazz during our annual free jazz concert with fun activities to break the heat. New for 2013, SEaL will combine a summer tradition with a community service focus. Families, especially our Columbus State students with children can attend and gear up for the school year.

  • Food and music entertainment
  • Art activities
  • Free Back2School Supplies