Owls After Dark is a late night programming series that focuses on providing engaging activities for graduate and undergraduate students to enjoy on a monthly basis throughout the year to enhance the overall Rice experience.
Owls After Dark events will offer a variety of programs after 9:00pm such as outdoor movies, live entertainment and game nights accompanied with food and interactive activities that will increase campus connection and foster community.
Thursday, January 30th | RMC Grand Hall | Starts at 9:00pm
Ever wanted a cuddle buddy that won’t snore? Or a study companion whenever you need?
Come create your own at Stuff a Plush! You’ll choose from a variety of friends like bears, dogs, cats, etc. and walk away with your new best friend.
300 plushies & plenty of DIY activities
Videogames: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament
Thursday, February 6th | RMC Grand Hall | Doors open at 8:30pm; Tournament starts at 9:00pm
Double elimination singles with redemption bracket & friendlies
Prizes for Top 3
No experience necessary!
Extra controllers will be at event, but BYO if you have it!
Black History Month Collaboration with RASA, BSA, BGSA & BMLI: Jay Hammonds
Thursday, February 27th | RMC Grand Hall | Doors open at 8:30pm; Event starts at 9:00pm
A special presentation by Jay Hammonds, Executive Support Technician at Facebook, in celebration of Black History Month. Learn about Jay's Journey to Facebook-hear about everything he's learned, the challenges he’s faced, some good stories about his life, and a Q&A.
Game Show: Playlist Bingo
Thursday, March 5th | RMC Grand Hall | Doors open at 8:30pm; Event starts at 9:00pm
This show is a twist on the classic version of Bingo, so instead of numbers and letters, you'll need to know the name of the song or who sings it.
You'll be tested on multiple genres of music across multiple rounds, so you'll have plenty of chances to win cash prizes!
Virtual Game Show: Cell Phone Smackdown
Thursday, April 23rd | Virtual Link TBA | Starts at 8:00pm CST
Compete against other students by answering trivia questions on your cell phone!
On the day of the event go to http://eventgameshows.com/rice/ with your tablet or computer to participate in the game.
When you log on, the host will give you a link to open on your phone to answer the trivia questions and you will be ready to play the game!
Cash prizes will be given out & sent to the winners as soon as the game is over!