Campus Organization Round Up and College Fair 

The Campus Organization Round Up and College Fair will be held in the Cave and on the Cave patio (moved from the original location due to forecast inclement weather) Aug. 31 from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Campus organizations, student support services, academic departments and honor societies will all have booths and activities set up for students to explore, learn and take some free items home with them. This event is sponsored by Buctainment, Division of Student Affairs and the Student Organization Resource Center for Welcome Week 2017. 

Cultural Jam 

Stop by this event between classes on Friday and meet all the cultural and special interest groups that make up the diverse ETSU campus. Browse through this event and explore some food, dress, music and activities from 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 1. The Cultural Jam is a part of Welcome Week 2017 and is sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affair and Student Affairs. 

‘Breaking the Silence: A Survivor Art Show’ reception

On Sept. 1, a reception for the exhibit, “Breaking the Silence: A Survivor Art Show” will be held at the Tipton Gallery in downtown Johnson City from 6 – 8 p.m. This art exhibit is organized by the ETSU Office of Professional Development with the Women’s Resource Center, Department of Art and Design and Slocumb Galleries in support of “Escape from Rape: Cultural Change” conference and coincides with downtown Johnson City’s monthly first Friday celebration. The art exhibit, which features works by individuals in the community affected by sexual violence or abuse, will be open until Sept. 15. Tipton Gallery is located on 126 Spring St. and is open Thursdays and Fridays 5-7 p.m. and first Fridays of the month 6 – 8 p.m. or by appointment. To schedule an appointment for viewing, contact Slocumb Galleries Director Karlota Contreras-Koterbay via email or call/text 423.483.3179 

ETSU vs. Limestone 

The first ETSU football game to take place in the new William B. Greene, Jr. stadium will begin at 7 p.m. on Sept. 2. There will be a variety of events taking place on campus on Saturday including live music and entertainment, tailgating, food trucks and more. Live music is set to begin at 1 p.m. and the gates open at 5 p.m. for fans to enter the stadium. There will be plenty of events all day and tailgating is expected to begin early in the day. Standing room tickets are still being sold to students at the Student Help Desk on the second floor of the D.P. Culp Center.