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Laser Battle

Laser Battle

Who All UTD students
When TBA Fall 2018; 7-9pm
Where Activity Center Main Gym
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Come out and join University Recreation for it's newest laser-tag themed event, Laser Battle.

Battleship

Battleship

Who All UTD students
When TBA Spring 2018; 3-5pm
Where Phase VIII Pool
Cost Free
Contact Carly Johnston: 972-883-2051

You sunk my...canoe? Join the wettest, wildest competition of the semester! Teams of four will climb into canoes and set out to become kings and queens of the Phase VIII Pool. Team members will utilize buckets to attempt to sink their opponents' canoes before they themselves become swamped.

Cardboard Boat Regatta

Who All UTD students
When Homecoming Week 2018
Where Activity Center Natatorium
Cost $20 (Refund after event)
Contact Carly Johnston: 972-883-2051

Teams construct a boat made only of duct tape and cardboard for this challenge. The boat will have to make it to one end of the pool and back; first boat to reach the finish line with crew on board wins!

Homecoming Nighttime 5K

Homecoming Nighttime 5K

Who All UTD students, faculty and staff
When Homecoming Week 2018; 6:30pm Check In - 7:30pm Race Time
Where UTD campus (Check In at Founders)
Cost Free to students
RESULTS are HERE!
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Come on out and be a part of the newest rage in running. Come try UTD's very own NIGHT TIME 5K, to take place all throughout campus. Glow-in-the-dark items will be provided.

International Week Tournaments

International Week Tournaments

Who All UTD students
When TBA Spring 2018
Where Activity Center Main Gym
Cost Free
Contact Chris Gormley: 972-883-7457

Play in the most comprehensive Badminton and Table Tennis Tournaments on campus. Sign up and get more details at http://www.imleagues.com/utdallas starting Janurary 1, 2017.

NIRSA

NIRSA Sports and Fitness Day

Who All UTD students, faculty and staff
When February 22nd, 2018
Where Activtiy Center
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Come celebrate NIRSA's National Sports and Fitness Day. Free giveaways, demos, and exciting challenges.

Rec N Wild

Rec N' Wild

Who All UTD students, faculty and staff
When Welcome Week 2018; 2-5pm
Where Softball Field #1
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Summers are hot in Texas, so come cool off at Rec N' Wild. Enjoy water rides, games, treats and more!

Rock Paper Scissors

Rock, Paper, Scissors

Who All UTD students
When January 30th; 10pm
Where Activity Center Aux Gym
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Everyone loves Rock, Paper, Scissors! Join us in a fun and spirited tournament. Winner gets a $100 UTD gift card and runner-up receives a $50 UTD gift card. Giveaways and snacks provided.

Silent Disco

Silent Disco

Who All UTD students
When Welcome Week 2018; 9pm - Midnight
Where Rec Center West
Cost Free
Contact Ben Piper: 972-883-4087

Join us for Silent Disco, where dance music is transmitted through wireless headphones. If you enjoy people watching, Silent Disco is your paradise!

So you think you can drive?

So You Think You Can Drive?

Who All UTD students
When October 2018; 11:30 - 1pm
Where Walkway between AC & SSB
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Challenge yourself in our event, "So You Think You Can Drive." Strap on some beer goggles and take to the courts on our tricycles. See who can finish first, or just finish at all!

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Twisted Trivia

Who All UTD students
When March 5th 2018; Time: TBA
Where Visitor Center Atrium
Cost Free
Contact Chris McAlpine: 972-883-6306

Think you know everything? Enjoy a challenge? Come prove yourself at Twisted Trivia. Individuals and teams welcome.