Student Senate Hosts May Term Events
May 12, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University’s Student Senate will be holding
a series of events during May Term.
On Friday, May 13 the Student Senate will show two mystery horror films at the Hansen
Student Center (300 E. Beecher St., Bloomington). Saw will be shown at 8 p.m., followed by Saw 3D: The Final Chapter at 10 p.m. The movies chronicle the deadly games of Jigsaw, a sadistic mastermind.
All students who attend the event will be entered to win movie posters.
The IWU Student Senate will also host a Rock Band Tournament at 8 p.m. on Saturday,
May 15 at the Hansen Student Center. Rock Band is a video game which allows up to
four players to simulate performances of popular rock music songs using controllers
modeled after instruments. Students are encouraged to form their own groups of up
to four members and join in the school-wide competition. The tournament will consist
of two qualifying rounds and a third round for the top three bands. The winning band
members will receive tickets to IWU Night at Bloomington Extreme and one item of Bloomington
A second movie night, featuring Hall Pass, will take place on Friday, May 20. This romantic comedy follows a group of married
men who have been granted the opportunity to live as bachelors for a weekend. The
film will be shown at 8 p.m. and again at 10 p.m. at the Hansen Student Center.
All students who attend will have the opportunity to win a Hall Pass poster.
On Saturday, May 21 the Student Senate will sponsor IWU Night at the U.S. Cellular
Coliseum, home of the Bloomington Extreme. The Bloomington Extreme, a professional
indoor football league, is home to Illinois Wesleyan alumnus and former Titan, Ray
Krishock. Students may purchase tickets for $5 each between May 9 and May 13, as
well as between May 16 and May 20 at the SAGA steps. Students will also be able to
sign-up for a variety of half-time events, including human bowling and a tire football
toss, when purchasing tickets. Transportation will be provided to and from campus
beginning at 6:15 p.m. on the evening of the event, departing and returning to the
Hansen Student Center.
In addition to these events zumba and hula hoop classes are being held throughout
the duration of May Term. Zumba, a Latin inspired fitness dance class, is offered
every Monday at 4:30 p.m. Hula Hoop, a fitness class utilizing hoops for body toning
and cardio, takes place every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Both classes are in the Hansen
Student Center and are complimentary to all students.
For additional information please contact the Student Senate Event Coordinator, Jill
Kawasaki, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact: Sylvia Zukowski ‘12, (309) 556-3181