The FourthAnnual WOW Week

It’s that time of the year again!

SARLO in conjunction with various student groups presents to you Week of Welcome 2015! This year’s theme is all about the five senses so prepare yourself for five days of sensory excitement!

There will be giveaways every day and a grand prize at the end of week so make sure to make all the events that you can! More attended means more chances to win! Be on the look out for your very own schedule in your mailboxes and check out the list of programs below. Invite your friends and join us!


DAY 1- Tuesday – January 20

TASTE!  Food Truck featuring Sugar Babies desserts with the RAs!

Engage your taste buds on the first day of classes by indulging in sweet treats from acclaimed Los Angeles bakers, Sugar Babies. Students will have the opportunity to choose from mini cupcakes, cake pops, mini cheesecakes, or cookies from the food truck! Come early to pick up some of the daily giveaways, enter into the daily raffle, and reconnect with friends!

Elm Tree Lawn; 1:00-3:00pm


DAY 2 – Wednesday – January 21

TOUCH!  Exotic Animal Petting Zoo with SARLO staff!

Get ready to touch a spiny coat, a soft fur, or a scaly exterior. Community members will have the ability to engage with various animal types, many of them rescued, and learn about them from expert handlers. Stop by and cuddle or pet a new animal friend!

Elm Tree Lawn; 12:30-2:30pm


DAY 3 – Thursday – January 22

SMELL!  DIY Essential Oil Diffusers with NSP!

You’ve been away from your room for a few weeks so it’s time to spruce up your space with a fresh scent that you create! Come pick between different essential oil scents, containers, and decorative items to create the back to school aroma in your living space that will get your semester off to the right start!

SARLO; 3:00-4:30pm


DAY 4 – Friday – January 23

SEE!  Pitch Perfect Movie Night with A-Team!

Come celebrate WOW, the new year, and the upcoming sequel of Pitch Perfect by watching (and singing along to) to this college comedy! There will be snacks, giveaways and chances at the daily and grand prizes. It will be aca-awesome!

Humanities Auditorium; 8:00pm-10:00pm


DAY 4 – Saturday – January 24

HEAR!  Silent Dance Party with SAS

DJ sets by Alter Ego Entertainment!

Week of Welcome has its grand finale with a dance party like you’ve never heard! Party goers, will dance and sing along to mixes by Scripps’ own Alter Ego DJs through provided headphones. For those just joining the party, you walk into a silent room of people getting their groove on, but put the headphones on and become instantly connected to the tunes! This is a Scripps-only party so some grab some of your friends and come (quietly) dance the night away!

Vita Nova 100; 8:00pm – 12:00am