Student Activities

The Hub of Student Leadership

The Office of Student Activities is located in the Student Center: the hub of student leadership on campus and home to the Student Government Association office, the Leadership Lounge, the Interfaith Room, the Family Room, and general use space for all students. 

Staff in student activities provide leadership opportunities and leadership training for all students, coordinate Panther Pride events, and provide and encourage participation in volunteer and civic engagement programs.

Student Activities staff also provide event management support for programming from on and off campus organizations and serve as advisors for the Student Government Association (SGA).

Have questions? Contact Student Activities at 607.844.8211 ext. 4442 

Spring 2019 Welcome Week Activities!

January 23, 11-2 p.m.
Panther Pride Day
Student Center

Info: Wear TC green, stop by the Student Center to build-a-bear or get free snacks. Get in the spirit to PACK THE HOUSE at the women and men's basketball games.

January 24, 7 p.m.
Paint and Sip*
Student Center

Info: Create a canvas to take home with step by step instructions by painting instructor Justine while sipping on mocktails provided by Best Life. Completely FREE! First 50 students, first come first serve.

January 25, 12 p.m.
Sex Talk with Justine
Student Center

Info: Dr. Shuey will talking about sex, love, healthy relationships, communication, consent, and more.

Events to look forward to throughout the semester:

February 7, 9 p.m.
Silent Rave and DJ Competition
Student Center
Details: DJ Competition- Up to 9 student DJ''s can compete at the Silent Rave to win a DJ mixer valued at $500. Must sign up in the Student Activities Office in advance. DJ's bring their own laptop and music, we provide the rest.
Silent Rave-students dance to music on wireless headphones with music broadcasted from different DJ's competing to be the best.
*Must have TC ID, no bags, no re-entry

February 11, 12 p.m.
NSLS Orientation
Student Center

February 12, 3 p.m.
NSLS Backup Orientation
Student Center

February 13, 8 p.m.
Comedy Magician Ran'D Shine
Student Center


poster advertising Ran'D Shine

Details: "Ran'D is the face of the new millennium magician. He wowed audiences with his brilliant presentation at the 44th Presidential Inauguration in Washington D.C., as well as Capetown, South Africa. As one of the most sought after college performers he has also captured the imaginations of audiences from Hollywood to New York City for more than a decade. He has already read your mind and knows that you want to know more. Come see for yourself..."
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February 19, 7 p.m.
NSLS Speaker Broadcast - Dr. Drew
Student Center

Details: Dr. Drew Pinsky, known to television and radio audiences for over 30 years as Dr. Drew, is a medical doctor, addiction expert and best-selling author. He hosted the nationally syndicated radio show Loveline where he took calls from listeners and answered questions about adolescent and young adults health and relationship topics for over 32 years. Loveline was a nightly television show on MTV from 1996 - 2000. He also starred in the hit reality series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew on VH1 which chronicled the struggle for sobriety and the cycle of addictive disorders of a group of celebrities.

February 20
Red Cross Blood Drive hosted by SGA
The Forum

Appointments available online
Walk-ins welcome

February 20, 12 p.m.
Spoken Word by Jaylene Clark Owens
Student Center

poster advertising spoken word poetry

Details: "Jaylene Clark Owens is an AUDELCO and Barrymore Award winning actress, spoken word poet, playwright, producer, and director from Harlem, New York City. She is the Executive Director of Harlem KW Project, LLC, a theatre company she founded with Hollis Health, Janelle Heatley, and Chyann Sapp. One of her greatest honors is being a first place Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater winner for her spoken word poetry and a Super Top Dog Amateur Night Finalist. Jaylene graduated from Ithaca College with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Acting and a minor in Writing."
For more info: OR

February 21, 3 p.m.
Get Connected Fair
Student Center

February 22, 12 p.m.
SGA Open House 
Student Center Conference Room

February 22, 1 p.m.
SUNY's Got Your Back, hosted by SGA

February 26, 7 p.m.
NSLS Speaker Broadcast - Dr. Shefali
Student Center

Born in India, Dr Shefali Tsabary is a world-renowned clinical psychologist and best selling-author. Oprah has endorsed her work as revolutionary and life-changing. Her ground-breaking approach to mindful living and parenting has taken her books to the top of the NY Times best-sellers list. Her blend of clinical psychology and eastern mindfulness sets her apart as a leader in the field of mindfulness psychology.

March 8, 12 p.m.
Comedians Ashley Gavin and Sam Morrison
Student Center


poster advertising comedy show

Details: Ashley Gavin and Sam Morrison are headlining a DUO comedy show on campus.

About Ashley: Ashley Gavin is a New York based, nationally touring comedian. Her comedy has been featured on Hulu, FOX, AXS TV, SiriusXM Comedy, Refinery29, Elite Daily, and the The Kicker. Ashley has headlined at College and clubs around the country, including her recent breakout (sold-out) performance at Carolines. Ashley has taken part in some of the most prestigious festivals and showcases including NBC's Stand Up for Diversity - New York. Her webseries Gay Girl Straight Girl has over 400k views and has been featured in Galore Magazine.
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About Sam: Sam is a New York City-based comedian who tours colleges, theaters, and comedy clubs nationally. He has been on SiriusXM Radio, written for the Travel Channel, and will be featured on a PBS documentary about up and coming stand up comedians. He has been in commercials for Apple, Mattress Firm, and HIV Pharma. He was named one of Mogul Magazine's Comics to Watch in 2018, is the 1st place winner of the Make Me Laugh Comedy Competition, and was called "A Rising Star" by Broadway Kingdom.
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March 12, 7 p.m.
NSLS Speaker Broadcast - Diamond Dallas Page
Student Center

Dallas Page, better known as Diamond Dallas Page, is an entrepreneur, highly sought after speaker, actor and former professional wrestler. He speaks around the world on topics such as adaptability, work ethic, creating change, long-term vision and how to turn negatives into positives. He teaches people how to live at 90% because he believes life is about 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. After an injury threatened his career, he developed DDP Yoga and in the process has changed millions of lives physically and mentally. He regularly visits the troops overseas, as well as Boys and Girls clubs and youth sports camps throughout the U.S., giving inspirational speeches and DDP Yoga demonstrations.

March 26, 3-7 p.m.
NSLS Leadership Training Day
The Forum

April 4, 7 p.m.
Comedian Alex Babbitt
Student Center

Details: "Brooklyn native, Alex Babbitt otherwise known as Mr. Babbitt, is a rising star in the New York City comedy scene. Mr. Babbitt started at the ripe age of 16, now in his early 20s, Babbitt is makin a name for himself as one of the funniest and most charismatic comedians breaking into the spotlight."
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April 8, 7 p.m.
School Yard Rap by Griot B
Student Center


School Yard Rap poster ad

Details: School Yard Rap: Educate through Entertainment. Founded by veteran teacher who uses Hip-Hop to teach U.S., World, Latino/a, and African American history.

OURSTORY is the FIRST ever Black History Album. This piece of art is a focused attempt to sterr the direction of Hip Hop/Rap music in a more uplifting direction; a positive message. In the climate of the nation, it is important that all cultures understand the plights, fights, and accomplishments that have shaped this country. I GUARANTEE, THIS IS NOTHING LIKE YOU'VE EVER HEARD BEFORE. You will leave the listening session uplifted, educated, and empowered.
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April 26, Time TBA
Spring Fest
Field House

May 6, 12-1 p.m.
NSLS Induction
The Forum