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Spirit Week

3rd Annual Learning Community Spirit Week

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 – Friday, April 7, 2017


Dodgeball TournamentIMG_6081

( Sunday, April 2nd )

This is a double-elimination dodgeball tournament

in which teams of 5 compete.

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Hawley Armory

     Register your team today! 

Themed Days

Monday, April 3rd

 Tuesday, April 4th

Wednesday, April 5th

Thursday, April 6th

Friday, April 7th

Leadership Learning Community

Husky Pride Day


Tie Dye Tuesday




Twin Day




(to a different decade)

LC Tee Shirt Day

         Friday, April 7th 


LC Block Party

6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

   NextGen Quad

The “Most Spirited” Learning Community will be announced!

Ways for your community to earn points

  1. Theme Day Participation:
    1. Take a picture of yourself participating in each of the themed days
    2. Be sure to include the name of your LC in the post to earn points
    3. LCs will be given points based on the percentage of their community not only participates in the themed days but posts to social media
    4. Post the photo to Instagram, Twitter, and/or your LC’s Facebook page using #LCSpiritWeek
    5. If you go to the Learning Community Office (Next Gen 114 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday) to take your picture in the Spirit Week Photo Booth you will earn 3 points per picture!
  2. Dodgeball Tournament Participation

    • First Place: 40 points
    • Second Place: 25 points
    • Third Place: 10 points
    • 5 point for each team that signs up and participates
  3. Learning Community Day of Service Participation

    • 10 points per student that participates from your community
  4. Attend the Block Party

    • 1 point per student that attends from your community
  5. Learning Community Spirit Week Photo Competition
    • The winner of the photo competition will receive 40 points for their learning community for spirit week.
  • The LC Spirit Week Photo competition is a week-long  competition that will occur Sunday through Thursday of LC Spirit Week. In order to take part in the photo competition, current LC members must post a photo during LC Spirit Week and they must tag @UConnLC on Instagram in the picture with the hashtags: #LCSpiritWeek and #LCPhotoComp in order to be recognized in the photo competition.
    • The picture can be a throwback to a favorite Learning Community memory, a picture that represents what the Learning Community Program means to them or it can be a picture taken during Spirit Week.
      • The picture should exemplify Learning Community spirit, what makes the Learning Community Program so unique, etc.
      • Students can vote on the best picture by “liking”it
      • Winners of the Photo competition will be announced at the Learning Community Block Party on Saturday, April 7th