St. Pattys Weekend
Have a great weekend with these Loyola Events!
FRIDAY, MARCH 14
|Movie Screening: Gravity
8pm & 10pm | Damen Cinema
Dr. Ryan Stone is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone - tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness.
|Student Battle of the Bands
Doors at 7pm, Show at 8pm | Gentile Arena
Join your fellow student musical acts in a "Battle of the Bands" hosted by ((dop)). Student performance acts can start to sign up with ((dop)) NOW for a chance to perform in Gentile Arena with state of the art equipment, lighting, and sound. Winners will receive $1,000 in recording studio time. Votes will be gathered from the audience. This event is FREE! If you are interested in performing, please contact ((dop)) at email@example.com, reach them on twitter @loyoladop, or message them on Facebook @loyoladop!
|Pre-St. Patrick's Day "Breakfast at Night"
10pm | Ireland's (lower level of Damen Student Center)
Following the Battle of the Bands in Gentile Arena, all students are welcome to attend the Damen Student Center's inaugural pre-St. Patrick's Day "Breakfast at Night."
SATURDAY, MARCH 15
|Comedian Mike Birbiglia Show
Doors at 7:00pm, Opener at 8:00pm | Gentile Arena
Mike Birbiglia will grace the Gentile stage for a night of comedy as part of ((dop)) Colossus lineup. Birbiglia has starred in three Comedy Central specials and has released three albums with Comedy Central Records: Two Drink Mike (2006), My Secret Public Journal Live (2007), and Sleepwalk With Me Live (2011). My Secret Public Journal Live was named one of the best comedy albums of the decade by the Onion AV Club and Sleepwalk With Me Live debuted at #1 on the Billboard Magazine Comedy Charts. Tickets are currently on sale at the Damen Student Center Information Desk and on-line at www.luc.edu/colossus. Tickets are $10 each.
|School of Hard Rocks 3 with LUC Breakers
7 pm | Rambler Room
School of Hard Rocks III is a break dancing competition that brings together well respected members of the Hip-Hop community to judge local dancers as they move through competition brackets for a chance to win a grand prize. The event will be held in Rambler Room. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
7 pm | Copernicus Center in Chicago (off campus)
Members of the South Asian Student Alliance (SASA) will contribute to SASA Night 2014: a show encompassing South Asian Culture, music, dances, skits, and tradition. The performance will be held at the Copernicus Center in Chicago. For more information about obtaining tickets, please contact SASANight@gmail.com.
SUNDAY, MARCH 16, 2014
|NCAA Tournament Selection Sunday/Conference Championships Brunch
12:00 pm | Ireland's (lower level of Damen Student Center)
Watch as many NCAA Men's Basketball Conference Championships crown their champions and the NCAA makes its official selections for the 2014 NCAA Tournament! The Damen Student Center will provide a brunch starting at noon and lasting until its GONE! We will have all of our big screens on featuring NCAA games all day. Make sure you stick around to see who's in and who's out of the NCAA Tournament. Start thinking of your brackets!