On Campus

By The Beacon | March 2, 2011 9:00pm



Signups are open for the Winterhawks vs. Thunderbirds hockey game Friday. The tickets are $5 with a current student ID. Only 50 tickets are available. To sign up, go to www.up.edu/activities/registration, and drop your money off at the Office of Student Activities in St. Mary's.


Friday and Saturday night, "Tron: Legacy" will play in the Buckley Center Auditorium at 10.


Tomorrow and Tuesday, the Border Plunge is taking orders for tamales to fundraise for its trip. It is $2 per tamale. There are pork, chicken and veggie (olives, potato and tamale sauce) tamales. Orders made tomorrow will be ready Tues., March 8, and orders made Tues., March 8, will be ready Thurs., March 10. The tamales can be picked up from the Moreau Center from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. If interested in ordering tamales, e-mail borderplunge@up.edu.


Saturday, there will be a mini immersion service trip to Fort Stevens in Astonia with Student Justice Coordinator Brittany Cannon. Students will experience Fort Stevens Park, nature conservation, service, environmental justice and marshmallow roasting. Students will depart Saturday morning and return Sunday afternoon. If interested, contact cannon12@up.edu.


Through March 8, you can sign up for Pilot Express in the Office of Student Activities in St. Mary's. The drop-off dates are Fri., March 11 and Sat., March 12. The pick-up date is Sun., March 20. The fee for one-way, either to the train station or airport, is $3, and the fee for round-trip is $5. The fees are non-refundable, and late sign-ups will be taken on a space-available basis until 11:59 p.m. on March 9.


Drivers are needed for Pilot Express. Drivers must be 21 years or older. The signup is at https://appsone.up.edu/PerfectForms/player.htm?f=oYgAgAgE. Drivers are paid $10 per run. There is no limit on the number of runs made. After, the complete registration can be filled out at the Office of Student Activities.