James R. Connor University Center

UC Live

The University Center is your entertainment destination! UC Live provides FREE entertainment every week during the academic year including:

  • Monthly movies in Summers Auditorium
  • Art Workshops
  • Bingo & Trivia
  • Comedians, Magicians, Hypnotists, and much more!

Event Date Time Location Details
Mission IMPROVable February 1 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Improv comedy night
  • Voted the best comedy performers and entertainers of the year, Mission IMPROVable is one of the top-ranked traveling comedy companies in the country.
  • Free!
Hypnotist Chris Jones February 8 7:00 p.m. UC Hamilton Room
  • As seen on American's Got Talent, The Steve Harvey Show, Windy City Live, Good Day Chicago, Penn and Teller: Fool Us and more!
  • Free!
Marvel Movie Trivia February 15 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Up to 4 people per team
  • Prizes for the top 3 teams
  • Guarantee a spot by signing up ahead of time
  • Free with HawkCard
Game Show Night February 22 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Teams of 5
  • Guarantee a spot by signing up ahead of time
  • Free with HawkCard
  • Prizes for winners!
Spoken Word, Odd Rod February 29 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Odd Rod endured a rough childhood that involved having a drug-addicted mother, an absent father, and a brother who died of brain cancer. He withdrew into himself and fell in love with music relating to his reality.
  • Inspired by the verses of Tupac Shakur, he wrote poetry about his life as an outlet and documented his surroundings.
  • Free!

Comedian Ahmed Al-Kadri

March 7 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Yemeni-American comedian who dreamed of being an accountant, but his immigrant parents forced him to be a comedian instead.
  • Free!

Magician Noah Sonie

March 14 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • HYPE is a brand-new thrilling combination of modern magic and mind-bending hypnosis mixed into a unique interactive experience.
  • As seen on Penn and Teller: Fool Us!
  • In collaboration with Greek Week
  • Free!
Karaoke March 21 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Sing your heart out!
  • Prize for the crowd favorite!
  • Free with HawkCard
Live Music: Matthew Schuler April 4 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • As seen on "The Voice"
  • His rendition of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" reached No. 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 list.
  • Free!
Comedian AJ Wilkerson April 11 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • It's a comedian! It's a Floridaman! It's Captain autism!
  • AJ Wilkerson is a stand-up comedian based out of a van, down by the retention pond, likely behind a truck stop. Don't worry, he's alive, he's just from Florida, has parent-cousins, and he's autistic.
  • Free!

Mix & Mingle

April 18 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Meet new people or hang out with friends!
  • Drinks and snacks available while supplies last
  • Free with HawkCard
Open Mic Night

April 25 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Music, Poetry, Comedy, and more!
  • Prize for the crowd favorite
  • Sign up to guarantee a spot
  • UC Live reserves the right to deny or remove performances from the stage.
  • Free with HawkCard!
Karaoke

May 2 7:00 p.m. Down Under
  • Sing your heart out!
  • Prize for the crowd favorite!
  • Free with HawkCard
Event Date & Time Location Details
Winterfest: Casino Night

Friday, January 26

7:00-10:00 p.m.

University Center
  • All events and activities are FREE:
    • Magician & Comedian Tyler Korso
    • Casino Games
    • Mocktails & Snacks
    • Bingo
    • Karaoke
    • Photo Ops
    • Bowling & Billiards
    • Crafts
  • HawkCard required
Jazz Reading Band (JEN)

Wednesday, February 7

7:30 p.m.

Down Under
  • Bring any instrument and play in a big jazz band!
  • Open to anyone and everyone, or just come and listen
  • Brought to you by JEN (Jazz Education Network)
Masquerade Ball

Friday, February 16

7:00 p.m.

UC Hamilton Room
  •  Dance the night away!
  • Live DJ
  • Desserts
  • Mocktails
  • Masks must not cover more than half of your face
  • Masks provided at the door if needed
  • Formal attire welcomed, not required
Jazz Reading Band (JEN)

Wednesday, March 6

7:30 p.m.

Down Under
  • Bring any instrument and play in a big jazz band!
  • Open to anyone and everyone, or just come and listen
  • Brought to you by JEN (Jazz Education Network)
Scavenger Hunt

Friday, March 15

12-3 pm

Start in the Down Under
  • Up to 4 people per team!
  • Prizes for winners!
  • Snacks and refreshments while supplies last
  • Free with your HawkCard
Jazz Reading Band (JEN)

Wednesday, April 3

7:30 p.m.

Down Under
  • Bring any instrument and play in a big jazz band!
  • Open to anyone and everyone, or just come and listen
  • Brought to you by JEN (Jazz Education Network)
Petting Zoo

Friday, April 19

1:00-4:00 p.m.

UC North Mall
  • Relax before finals and enjoy petting farm animals outside of the UC!
  • Take & make stuffed animals while supplies last
  • Free with HawkCard!
2000's Nostalgia Bingo

Friday, May 3

7:00 p.m.

UC Hamilton Room
  • 2000's themed prizes for the winners!
  • Free with HawkCard!
Workshop Name Date & Time Location Details
Inspiration Grids Workshop

Tuesday, February 6

7:00 pm

Warhawk Connection Center

  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served
  • Free with HawkCard
DIY Stickers & Patches Workshop

Tuesday, February 20

7:00 p.m.

Warhawk Connection Center

  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served
  • Free with HawkCard
Chandelier & Dream Catchers Workshop

Tuesday, March 5

7:00 p.m.

Warhawk Connection Center
  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served
  • Free with HawkCard
Paint & Sip: DIY Tote Bags

Tuesday, March 19

7:00 p.m.

Warhawk Connection Center
  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served
  • Light refreshments provided
  • Free with HawkCard
Succulent Workshop

Tuesday, April 9

7:00 p.m.

Warhawk Connection Center
  • Decorate pots and plant your own succulent to take home!
  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served. Only 150 plants available.
  • In collaboration with UWW Sustainability
  • Free with HawkCard
Warhawk Craft Night

Tuesday, April 23

7:00 p.m.

Warhawk Connection Center
  • Craft Warhawk-themed items to celebrate the end of the school year!
  • All supplies provided, while supplies last
  • First come, first served
  • Light refreshments provided
  • Free with HawkCard
Movie Date Thursday Friday Saturday
Oppenheimer
February 1-3 9:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.* & 7:00 p.m.
The Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes
February 29-March 2 9:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.* & 7:00 p.m.

Wonka

Free chocolate for all attendees while supplies last!

April 4-6 9:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.* & 7:00 p.m.
Mean Girls (2024)
May 2-4 9:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.* & 7:00 p.m.

Movies are free with HawkCard, $5 without (Cash or Purple Points accepted)

*Closed Captions

Our Purpose

UC Live provides social programming on a campus wide basis in the University Center, creating vibrant atmosphere that enhances student connection, helps students see themselves in activities as well as options for campus in a non-alcoholic programming.

Elizabeth Garthwaite

Program Specialist for Events

(262) 472-5820 • garthwae@uww.edu

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UC Live
uclive@uww.edu