Red Hawk Frenzy Event Details

Red Hawk Frenzy is an action-packed, month-long intro to life at Montclair State University. We've got a ton of cool stuff planned, from white water rafting to glow-in-the-dark mini golf. Come be part of Red Hawk Frenzy and meet new friends while exploring all Montclair State has to offer!

Tuesday, September 3rd

Wednesday, September 4th

Thursday, September 5th

Friday, September 6th

Saturday, September 7th

Sunday, September 8th

Monday, September 9th

Tuesday, September 10th

Wednesday, September 11th

Thursday, September 12th

Friday, September 13th

Saturday, September 14th

Sunday, September 15th

Monday, September 16th

Tuesday, September 17th

Wednesday, September 18th

Thursday, September 19th

Friday, September 20th

Saturday, September 21st

Sunday, September 22nd

 

Tuesday, September 3

College Olympics
5:00PM, Student Recreation Center
Which college will win the coveted Olympic Cup? Participate in the many events being offered to represent your college with pride and win points towards the Championship cup.  There are also opportunities for individual prizes. Most of all, make friends and have fun!

Project Recess
8:00PM, Student Recreation Center
Calling all first year and new transfer students! Join us at the Recreation Center for Project Recess, a night full of food, fun and friends. What better way to start off college than by going back to your younger years! There will be different events and activities in every room!

Wednesday, September 4

Ask Me Booths
8:00AM, 5 locations on campus
Also known as ‘Lucy Booths’, red information booths will be open the first week of classes. Located in various places around campus, stop by and ask for directions or any other campus-related question you may have.

Student Organization Fair
2:30PM, Student Center Quad (Rain location: Student Center Ballrooms)
Are you looking to get involved on campus? Looking to meet people with similar interests? Don’t miss the opportunity to swing by the Student Organization Fair and discover some of the clubs and organizations that exist here at Montclair and how you can join!

Men’s Soccer vs Hunter
5:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Field Hockey vs Muhlenberg College
7:00PM, Sprague Field
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Women’s Soccer vs SUNY Purchase
8:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Hypnotist Brian Imbus
8:00PM, Memorial Auditorium
Prepare to be shocked, amazed, and hypnotized by the stylings of a great mentalist. Join us for a fun, interactive evening where skeptics become believers!

Thursday, September 5

Ask Me Booths
8:00AM, 5 locations on campus
Also known as ‘Lucy Booths’, red information booths will be open the first week of classes. Located in various places around campus, stop by and ask for directions or any other campus-related question you may have.

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company: STORY/TIME - 3D
1:00PM & 6:00PM, Alexander Kasser Theater
Join us for a special presentation of Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company's Story/Time 3D. Filmed in the Alexander Kasser Theater, Story/Time 3D searches for new perspectives in dance performance through this experimental new format. Also included will be a preview announcement for the upcoming 2013/14 Peak Performances season. Lunch will be provided after the 1:00 p.m. showing. No charge for admission, all seats are first come/first serve. Limited Availability.

Leadership at Montclair State University Information Session
4:00PM, Student Center 419
Come learn about the numerous leadership opportunities available to you here in Red Hawk Country!

Good Stuff Bingo
8:00PM, Student Center Ballrooms
Bingo? Yes that's right. BINGO! We are talking about fast paced, high energy, lots of excitement and TONS of great prizes! Don't B-L8!

Midnight Cereal Bar
11:30PM, Student Center Dining Room
Enjoy nearly 20 varieties of the perfect midnight snack—cereal!

Friday, September 6

Ask Me Booths
8:00AM, 5 locations on campus
Also known as ‘Lucy Booths’, red information booths will be open the first week of classes. Located in various places around campus, stop by and ask for directions or any other campus-related question you may have.

Men’s Soccer vs SUNY Cortland
7:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Boardwalk Bash
7:00PM, Student Center Ballrooms
Enjoy skeeball, a mechanical bull and tons of fun and games brought to you by S.L.A.M.

Village Luau
2:00PM, Village Pool (Must bring ID)
Pool party, music, refreshments and giveaways!

Frenzy Film: Monsters University
8:00PM, University Hall 1070
"Take a trip back in time to when star Monsters, Inc. employees Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) and James P. "Sulley" Sullivan (voice of John Goodman) were just two promising young students at Monsters University in this frightfully fun Disney/Pixar prequel. Long before they were lurking in closets for a living, Mike and Sulley were just two Scaring majors at Monsters University, dreaming of the day they would make children shriek in terror. When their heated competition to be the most fearsome in their class gets out of hand, however, Mike and Sulley find themselves ejected from the prestigious Scare Program, and they are forced to seek the aid of their oddball friends in order to get their education back on track." (Swank Motion Pictures)

Saturday, September 7

Campus Recreation Canoe Paddle Trip
10:00am, Student Recreation Center
Transportation included
Leisurely paddle down the Passaic River. Requires no previous knowledge of paddling. Introduction course offered night before.
Cost: $10 for students, $20 for Faculty staff and Guests Register with Campus Recreation on site or online.

Women's Soccer vs. Centenary
1:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Field Hockey vs. Alvernia
1:00PM, Sprague Field
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Frenzy Film: Monsters University
3:00PM, University Hall 1010
8:00PM, University Hall 1070
"Take a trip back in time to when star Monsters, Inc. employees Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) and James P. "Sulley" Sullivan (voice of John Goodman) were just two promising young students at Monsters University in this frightfully fun Disney/Pixar prequel. Long before they were lurking in closets for a living, Mike and Sulley were just two Scaring majors at Monsters University, dreaming of the day they would make children shriek in terror. When their heated competition to be the most fearsome in their class gets out of hand, however, Mike and Sulley find themselves ejected from the prestigious Scare Program, and they are forced to seek the aid of their oddball friends in order to get their education back on track." (Swank Motion Pictures)

Sunday, September 8

Great Adventure Trip
8:00AM, Bus leaves from Red Hawk Diner
Experience SkyScreamer, the all-new towering swing ride. Climb 24 stories, then spin around at 40 mph. Now that’s something to scream about. Or you can stand up to your fears on the Green Lantern roller coaster. You’ll climb 15 stories and travel over three quarters of a mile, all while standing up. Not into roller coasters? There are tons of rides for you to enjoy. Whether you are looking for mild, moderate or max thrills, you’ll have a blast!  Transportation provided. Price: $30 for Montclair State University students, $35 for guests, includes transportation. Tickets on sale during Red Hawk Day Lunch (Amphitheater), and in the Center for Student Involvement (SC 104) after that. ID must be presented, two ticket maximum per ID. Cash only.
Location: Bus departs from Red Hawk Deck at 8AM and will depart from Great Adventure at 6PM.

Frenzy Film: Monsters University
3:00PM, UN 1010
8:00PM, UN 1070
"Take a trip back in time to when star Monsters, Inc. employees Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) and James P. "Sulley" Sullivan (voice of John Goodman) were just two promising young students at Monsters University in this frightfully fun Disney/Pixar prequel. Long before they were lurking in closets for a living, Mike and Sulley were just two Scaring majors at Monsters University, dreaming of the day they would make children shriek in terror. When their heated competition to be the most fearsome in their class gets out of hand, however, Mike and Sulley find themselves ejected from the prestigious Scare Program, and they are forced to seek the aid of their oddball friends in order to get their education back on track." (Swank Motion Pictures)

Men’s Soccer vs Manhattanville
7:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Monday, September 9

Ask Me Booths
8:00AM, 5 locations on campus
Also known as ‘Lucy Booths’, red information booths will be open the first week of classes. Located in various places around campus, stop by and ask for directions or any other campus-related question you may have.

So You Want to Go Greek?
11:00AM, Student Center 419
You’ve seen the television show. You see the rocks and t-shirts all around you. Still aren’t sure if joining is for you?  There is so much more to Greek Life than what meets the eyes. Come learn more about Greek Life at Montclair State University so that you make an informed on when and if you should GO GREEK!

Blood Drive
12:30PM, Student Center Ballrooms B/C
You could be the one to save a life. Donate blood! Make your appointment today at www.redcrossblood.org to make a donation appointment today.  (Log in and search by sponsor code 02211380)

Group Xpo
4:30pm-7:00pm, Student Recreation Center Gym
It's the kickoff Group X event the night before our regular fitness classes begin! This event features many of our new and popular class formats including Zumba, Yoga, BodyPump, BodyCombat, and featuring our newest classes: Insanity, TRX, Kettlebell, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  Participants are encouraged to sample all of our classes during the Xpo, which only last 20 minutes each. Each class will be occurring throughout the evening so you will have plenty of chances to try out all of the classes!

Amazing Race
5:00PM, Student Recreation Center
Ever get lost around campus and wish you knew where you were going? Now is your chance to learn about all the places at Montclair State University. Join the Student Recreation Center as they host the Amazing Race on September 9th at 5PM. Teams of 2 will have to solve different clues as they race through Red Hawk Country. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams. Sign up now because only 20 teams are permitted.

Tuesday, September 10

Group X Classes Begin!
Student Recreation Center Multipurpose Rooms
The Fall 2013 schedule begins. With nearly 50 classes held a week, there is always a variety of classes available to keep your workout fresh. Visit montclair.edu/campus-recreation for the full schedule.

Ask Me Booths
8:00AM, 5 locations on campus
Also known as ‘Lucy Booths’, red information booths will be open the first week of classes. Located in various places around campus, stop by and ask for directions or any other campus-related question you may have.

Where to Start: Getting Involved at Montclair State
2:30PM, Student Center 419
Learn about ways to get involved and different leadership positions on campus.

So You Want to Go Greek?
4:00PM, Student Center 419
You’ve seen the television show. You see the rocks and t-shirts all around you. Still aren’t sure if joining is for you? There is so much more to Greek Life than what meets the eyes. Come learn more about Greek Life at Montclair State so that you make an informed on when and if you should GO GREEK!

Volleyball vs St. Elizabeth
7:00PM, Panzer Athletic Center
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Mentalist Robert Channing
8:00PM, Memorial Auditorium
Come out and be amazed! This dramatic, yet up-beat program masterfully illustrates the strange and incredible mysteries of the mind with mentalist Robert Channing.

Wednesday, September 11

Greek Organization Fair
2:30PM, Student Center Quad
Are you looking to get involved with a fraternity or sorority?  Check out the Greek Organization Fair, where many of our 38 Greek organizations will be represented. This event will help you find out which organization is the best fit for you.

RecFest
2:30PM, Student Recreation Center
Come celebrate the new year with Campus Recreation. See what is in store for the year!

 

Thursday, September 12

Psychic Fair
1:00PM, Student Center
See what your future holds through palm readings, tarot card readings and conversations with psychics!

Volleyball vs Farmingdale State
7:00PM, Panzer Athletic Center
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Friday, September 13

Campus Recreation Drop In Hike
3:00PM, Panzer Athletic Center
Leaving from the Panzer Athletic Center, participants will get to explore a local nature preserve very close to campus. Pack List: water, good shoes (sneakers acceptable), bug spray.

Blacklight Mini Golf
7:00PM, Student Center Ballrooms
Check out blacklight mini golf, complete with a mocktail bar and a 50,000+ song jukebox!

Frenzy Film: This is the End
8:00PM, University Hall 1070
“Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel star as themselves along with Danny McBride, Jonah Hill, and Craig Robinson in this end of the world comedy that finds all the actors hiding out with James Franco in his apartment as the apocalypse decimates L.A. outside.” (Swank Motion Pictures)

Saturday, September 14

White Water Rafting
7:00AM, Bus leaves from the Student Recreation Center
Off-campus trip to go white water rafting. Trip requires preregistration, and a fee. Student fee is $25, guest is $50. Sold at the Student Recreation Center.

National Day of Service
8:00AM, Student Center Cafeteria
The Fifth Annual National Day of Service is upon us here at Montclair State University! We will honor the heroes of 9/11 by inviting all students, faculty, staff, and alumni to join us on our National Day of Service. We will come together to lend a helping hand in the extended Montclair State University community, including the municipalities of Montclair, Clifton, Jersey City, Hillside, Paterson, Little Falls, and Bloomfield. Our service day will begin with all participants meeting in the Student Center Cafeteria at 8AM sharp for an introduction and welcome. Participants will then disperse to various service sites and projects in the area to serve and show our support to the community and the many heroes who lost their lives. Projects will conclude around 2PM. Register to participate at montclair.edu/csi.
If you have questions regarding the 2012 National Day of Service Event, please call (973) 655-5318.

Football vs. Salve Regina
12:00PM, Sprague Field
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Women’s Soccer vs Frostburg State
3:00PM, Montclair State University Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Frenzy Film: This is the End
3:00PM, UN 1010
8:00PM, UN 1070
“Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel star as themselves along with Danny McBride, Jonah Hill, and Craig Robinson in this end of the world comedy that finds all the actors hiding out with James Franco in his apartment as the apocalypse decimates L.A. outside.” (Swank Motion Pictures)

Sunday, September 15

Hershey Park Trip
7:00AM, Bus leaves from Red Hawk Diner
Chocolate is in the air! Follow your nose to the Sweetest Place on Earth. Fun, Food, and more are in store. Transportation provided.
Price: $35 for Montclair State University students, $40 for guests, includes transportation. Tickets on sale during Red Hawk Day Lunch (Amphitheater) and after that in the Center for Student Involvement (Student Center 104). ID must be presented, two ticket maximum per ID.  Cash only. Bus departs Red Hawk Deck at 7AM and will depart from Hershey at 6PM.

NFL Kick off    
4 pm Student Recreation Center
Campus Recreation will be kicking off the football season with a BBQ and a cornhole tournament!  

Frenzy Film: This is the End
3:00PM, University Hall 1010
8:00PM, University Hall 1070
“Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel star as themselves along with Danny McBride, Jonah Hill, and Craig Robinson in this end of the world comedy that finds all the actors hiding out with James Franco in his apartment as the apocalypse decimates L.A. outside.” (Swank Motion Pictures)

Monday, September 16

Maximize Your Zzzzzs for Your ABC'S
1:00PM, Student Center 419
Learn facts about sleep, not getting enough sleep, sleep solutions and successful sleep strategies.

Men's Soccer vs. CCNY
7:00PM, Montclair State University Soccer Park
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Tuesday, September 17

Constitution Day

Broadway Trip: Wicked
5:00PM, Bus departs from Red Hawk Deck
Wicked is the untold story of the Witches of Oz.
Price: $50 for Montclair State University students, $55 for guests, includes transportation. Tickets on sale during Red Hawk Day Lunch (Amphitheater), and in the Center for Student Involvement (Student Center 104) after that. ID must be presented, two ticket maximum per ID. Cash only.

Wednesday, September 18

Student Leadership : Where to Start: Getting Involved at Montclair State University
2:30PM, Student Center 419
Learn about ways to get involved and different leadership positions on campus.

Campus Rec Drop-in Hike
3:00PM, Panzer Athletic Center
Leaving from the Panzer Athletic Center, participants will get to explore a local nature preserve very close to campus. Pack List: water, good shoes (sneakers acceptable), bug spray.

Field Hockey vs Ramapo
7:00PM, Sprague Field
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Thursday, September 19

Leadership at Montclair State University Info Session
4:00PM, Student Center 419
Come learn about the numerous leadership opportunities available to you here in Red Hawk Country!

2013 Montclair Common Read Keynote Speaker
7:00PM, University Hall Conference Center
Luis Alberto Urrea, author of  The Devil's Highway, will deliver a keynote address and answer questions from the audience.

Volleyball vs. Kean
7:00 PM, Panzer Athletic Center
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Peak Performances: Liz Gerring Dance Company Glacier
7:30PM, Kasser Theater
World Premier!
Liz Gerring’s glacier, a new dance work featuring a never-evolving 360-degree soundscape by composer Michael J. Schumacher, explores the nature inside nature and sheds light on a raw, elemental state of existence. Over the past few years, Gerring’s unfettered physicality has garnered attention from audiences and critics alike. Her company’s signature style – athletic, precise action with an ever-rising, unstoppable momentum – is on full display in this, her largest-scale work to date. Find out more about Liz Gerring at lizgerringdance.org.
glacier is commissioned by Peak Performances @ Montclair State (NJ). Supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Friday, September 20

LGBTQ Center Gayme Night
5:00PM, Student Center 104
The LGBTQ Center will be hosting a Gayme Night filled with games and tons of fun. All are welcome!

Spaghetti Social
7:00PM, Student Recreation Center Main Gym
Tonight’s forecast - cloudy with a chance of meatballs. Come to the Student Recreation Center on September 20th at 7PM for the Spaghetti Social, a family style dinner. Do not miss the opportunity to connect and socialize with your fellow hungry Red Hawks.

Peak Performances: Liz Gerring Dance Company Glacier
7:30PM, Kasser Theater
World Premier!
Liz Gerring’s glacier, a new dance work featuring a never-evolving 360-degree soundscape by composer Michael J. Schumacher, explores the nature inside nature and sheds light on a raw, elemental state of existence. Over the past few years, Gerring’s unfettered physicality has garnered attention from audiences and critics alike. Her company’s signature style – athletic, precise action with an ever-rising, unstoppable momentum – is on full display in this, her largest-scale work to date. Find out more about Liz Gerring at lizgerringdance.org.
glacier is commissioned by Peak Performances @ Montclair State (NJ). Supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Saturday, September 21

Field Hockey vs  SUNY Cortland
11:00AM, Sprague Field
Free with your Montclair State Student ID!

Campus Rec Outdoor Soccer Tournament
12:00PM, Montclair State Soccer Park

Peak Performances: Liz Gerring Dance Company Glacier
8:00PM, Kasser Theater
World Premier!
Liz Gerring’s glacier, a new dance work featuring a never-evolving 360-degree soundscape by composer Michael J. Schumacher, explores the nature inside nature and sheds light on a raw, elemental state of existence. Over the past few years, Gerring’s unfettered physicality has garnered attention from audiences and critics alike. Her company’s signature style – athletic, precise action with an ever-rising, unstoppable momentum – is on full display in this, her largest-scale work to date.Find out more about Liz Gerring at lizgerringdance.org.
glacier is commissioned by Peak Performances @ Montclair State (NJ). Supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Sunday, September 22

NFL Sunday
1:00PM, Student Recreation Center
Join friends to watch out-of-market NFL action on Direct TV in HD on a 65’inch TV

Peak Performances: Liz Gerring Dance Company Glacier
3:00PM, Kasser Theater
World Premier!
Liz Gerring’s glacier, a new dance work featuring a never-evolving 360-degree soundscape by composer Michael J. Schumacher, explores the nature inside nature and sheds light on a raw, elemental state of existence. Over the past few years, Gerring’s unfettered physicality has garnered attention from audiences and critics alike. Her company’s signature style – athletic, precise action with an ever-rising, unstoppable momentum – is on full display in this, her largest-scale work to date. Find out more about Liz Gerring at lizgerringdance.org.
glacier is commissioned by Peak Performances @ Montclair State (NJ). Supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

CSI Family Dinner
5:30PM, Student Center Dining Room
Join your fellow Red Hawks for good food and good conversation. Free!