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  • Location On Campus
    Sarazen Student Union, Room 203
  • Address
    Student Events Board
    515 Loudon Road
    Loudonville, NY 12211
  • Phone
    (518) 783-2524
  • Email
    seb@siena.edu

 

SEB Committees/Meeting Times

Committee Meeting Times - Fall 2014

Following the 5:25 p.m. SEB Meeting - Committees will meet as follows:

 

7:00 p.m. - Charity Week & Concerts

7:30 p.m. - Coffeehouse

8:00 p.m. - Film and Entertainment & Arts and Culture

8:30 p.m. - Festivals

9:00 p.m. - Hump Week

9:30 p.m. - Family Weekend (No more meetings until next semester)

Committee Descriptions

Event planning is done by several committees who each specialize in a certain area of event planning. Every committee consists of students interested and meets at the designated times. A Committee Chairperson represents each committee at weekly SEB meetings to coordinate events and update the board. If you are interested in joining a committee, simply contact the committee chairperson or come to one of the scheduled committee meetings as shown below. All students are welcome to participate.

Concerts

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible for planning all of the major musical (and sometimes comedic) events on campus. Such recent performances have included performances byThird Eye Blind, Eve 6, Good Charlotte, New Found Glory, Lifehouse, Guster, The Format, Gavin Degraw, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, and Secondhand Serenade.

Coffeehouse

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible for planning various forms of entertainment on campus, usually once each week. Coffeehouse events include live bands, bingo, comedians, open mic nights, karaoke contests, and other fun programming. Most events take place in the Maloney Great Room.

Arts & Culture

This committee, chaired by one (1) student, is responsible for coordinating various  fine arts and cultural events on campus. The Arts and Culture Committee has had events such as Holi, has brought in Speed Painter, Tom Varano!

Film & Entertainment

This committee, chaired by one (1) student, is responsible for the choosing and running of all weekend movie events. There is a movie shown each weekend as well as special entertainment events that happen throughout the semester.

Charity Week

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible for one week of charity events the frist week in Novmember, whose proceeds go entirely to a chosen local charity. The week is full of fun and educational events. A highlight of every Charity Week is the service auction which allows students to bid on items in order to help raise funds for the chosen charity. Past auction items have included a signed basketball by the Siena Basketball team, townhouse cleaning, good housing lottery number, and dinner with the President.

Hump Week

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible for one week of programming per semester. This week falls halfway through the semester (hence the name, “Hump Week”). The purpose is to provide anxiety-relieving programming for the entire Siena Community. Such events have included massage therapy, bands performing during lunch, comedians, and giveaways.

Festivals

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible two seperate event fullfilled weekends. One being Winter weekend, a weekend of programming falling on the first weekend in December. Traditionally the weekend has started with a semi-formal dance and has been filled with fun events to round out the first semester. The other weekend, Siena Fest, falls on the last weekend of each April and is the Siena Community's chance to come together before graduation and the beginning of summer break. It is a weekend filled with events starting with Friday night, and ending on Sunday morning. 

Family Weekend

This committee, chaired by two (2) students, is responsible for one weekend of events in the fall semester aimed for the families of Siena College Students. Traditionally there has been a carnival, a comedian or hypnotist, and lots of other fun events.