Layout Grid (for development purposes)



Released: 09/08/2004

LSU Alexandria’s School Spirit Week activities begin Monday, Sept. 13, and continue through Friday, Sept. 17.

The activities begin with a Student Organization Fair from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on the campus plaza near the fountains. Campus organizations will be on hand to answer questions and recruit members.

Tuesday’s activity is a School Spirit Pizza Giveaway beginning at 11 a.m. at the Student Center Lobby. Students who wear the LSU Alexandria colors of blue and yellow or the university logo will receive a free slice of pizza and a drink. Students also will get free pizza for voting Tuesday in the Student Athletics Vote.

Wednesday offers a Ping Pong Tournament from noon to 1 p.m. at the Student Center Lobby. Students who wish to participate in the tournament need to register Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday at the Office of Intramurals located in the Student Center West Wing, Room 209.

Thursday’s activity is the Boggy Ball Tournament beginning at 3 p.m. in the Fitness Center. The co-ed mud volleyball tournament is sponsored by Clear Channel Radio, the U.S. Army and LSU Alexandria. The entry fee is $60 per team. Contact the Office of Intramurals at 473-6486 for team registration information.

Flag Football Friday begins at noon Friday at the Intramural Fields. All of the university’s flag football teams will be playing.

The Student Athletics Vote will be conducted all week, giving students a chance to vote on the creation of an athletic program at LSU Alexandria. Students can vote in the Student Center Lobby or from any computer through the campus website.

For more information, contact Dan Purvis, coordinator of Student Activities/Intramurals, at 473-6486 or