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Student Life Calendar

What's happening on campus? Find ways to have fun and meet new friends with PNW’s Student Life calendar!

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Welcome Weeks

September

Kick off the 2021 school year with food, fun, giveaways and in-person interactions! Show your PNW Pride at the Fall Sports Festival or lace your shoes and get ready to run with the PNW Pride Stride.

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PNW Pride Stride

October 7

Get ready for a colorful way to celebrate your PNW Pride with the 2021 Pride Stride 5K color run/walk. Join us on PNW’s Westville campus for t-shirts, color packets, food, music, giveaways, a bonfire finish and more!

See Pride Stride Details

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Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 to October 15

Join our annual celebration of the culture and history of the U.S. Hispanic and Latinx communities! From “Anything for Selenas” to Mexican Independence Day Celebration, enjoy food, fun and examinations of Hispanic Heritage.

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Student Life Highlights

Oct 01

Looking Local: East Chicago’s Latina/o Histories

This two-part event explores the rich history of Latinas and Latinos in East Chicago, Indiana.

Oct 01

Rescheduled: Johnny V. Wildflowers: A Tribute To Tom Petty Concert

Johnny V’s Wildflowers is a Tom Petty tribute act, fronted by Johnny V, one of Northwest Indiana’s most well-known and charismatic performers.

Oct 04

Six on Six Co-Ed Volleyball Entry Deadline

Join a six on six co-ed volleyball league as part of the fall 2021 intramural sports on the Hammond campus.

Oct 06

The Borders of Queer Latinidad

This events starts a conversation about Queer Latinidad, an imaginary community situated at the intersections of race, gender, sexuality and nation.

All Student Events

Oct 01

Looking Local: East Chicago’s Latina/o Histories

This two-part event explores the rich history of Latinas and Latinos in East Chicago, Indiana.

Oct 01

Rock the Blacktop: Battle of the Bands

Get ready to rock the blacktop! We’re bringing you up for a birds eye view of campus for a battle of the bands.

Oct 01

Rescheduled: Johnny V. Wildflowers: A Tribute To Tom Petty Concert

Johnny V’s Wildflowers is a Tom Petty tribute act, fronted by Johnny V, one of Northwest Indiana’s most well-known and charismatic performers.

Oct 04

Six on Six Co-Ed Volleyball Entry Deadline

Join a six on six co-ed volleyball league as part of the fall 2021 intramural sports on the Hammond campus.

Get Involved

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Student Organizations

From Spanish Club to our car-building Society of Automotive Engineers groups to student government, there are organizations for every passion and interest at PNW.

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Intramural Sports

Intramural sports are one of the best ways to get involved on campus and meet your fellow Pride members.

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Athletics

Paws Up, Roar Pride! Go inside PNW athletics, from basketball and baseball to cross country and golf.