September 13, 2021

Explore Schoolcraft During School Daze

School Daze

Student activities as well as area non-profits and businesses will be present

The annual School Daze Fall Festival is back as an in-person event and better than ever this year. Held under the “big top” tent between the Forum and Liberal Arts buildings, School Daze gives students a great opportunity to explore all the clubs and organizations Schoolcraft College offers. This year’s dates are Tuesday, Sept. 21, and Wednesday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days.

A DJ, prizes, games and activities, 50-cent hot dogs, 25-cent chips, free Pepsi products (while supplies last) and free popcorn are among the attractions under the big top.

Other attractions include:

  • Volleyball outside the tent.
  • The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will be encouraging SC students to sign a petition to “Commit to Complete” their degree or certificate.
  • The League of Women Voters will register students to vote in local, regional and national elections.
  • The Kona Shaved Ice truck, where students can purchase sno-cones with 100% of proceeds going to the Schoolcraft College Food Pantry.
  • The Asian Student Association will have a henna artist on hand to create art for participants for a small fee. Again, 100% of proceeds will go to the Schoolcraft College Food Pantry.
  • Project Playhem Gaming Club is sponsoring a mini tournament featuring two TVs working with Xbox games.
  • Caricature artists
  • Psychics
  • Opportunities to win tickets to upcoming shows at the Royal Oak Music Theatre.
  • Inflatable ax throwing (Wednesday, Sept. 22, only).

Participating clubs on campus include:

  • Amnesty International
  • Asian Student Association
  • Black Student Union
  • Business Club
  • Christian Challenge
  • Computer Graphics Technology
  • Engineering Club
  • Math and Physics Club
  • Native American Club
  • Otaku Anime
  • Phi Theta Kappa
  • Project Playhem Gaming Club
  • Safe Place
  • The Schoolcraft Connection
  • Student Activities Board
  • Video Production Club (VPC)

Offices and programs on campus:

  • Student Activities Office
  • Advising and Transfer
  • Anthropology
  • Campus Police
  • Career Planning
  • Core Abilities
  • Culinary Operations
  • Financial Aid
  • Focus Series
  • Girls Who Code
  • Hinkle Center
  • Intercollegiate Athletics
  • International Student Center
  • Learning Support Services/Bradner Library
  • MacGuffin
  • Ocelot Access
  • Pageturners
  • Records Office
  • SC Fitness Center
  • SC Foundation
  • SC International Institute
  • SC Marketing
  • SC Scholars
  • Sculptures on campus
  • Student Relations
  • Writing Fellows

Student eating food while posing for a photo
This year’s School Daze Fall Festival is Sept. 21-22 between Forum and Liberal Arts.

Students are also invited to participate in the Community Service Fair, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 21, at the big top. Students can connect with a variety of community partners and explore the resources they have to offer.

Among the non-profit groups expected are:

  • CNS Healthcare
  • Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network
  • Double Up Food Bucks
  • Dress for Success
  • First Step
  • Forever Families
  • Gleaners Community Food Bank
  • Girls Who Code
  • Hegira Health
  • The Information Center
  • League of Women Voters
  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
  • Michigan United
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Sanctuary and Safe Haven for Animals (SASHA)
  • Save Our Youth Coalition
  • Wayne County Resource Champions
  • Wayne Metro Community Action Agency
  • W’SUP – Wayne State

Businesses, colleges and universities expected or supporting are:

  • AEG
  • Air Force
  • Army
  • AT&T
  • Beaumont Health
  • Biggby Coffee
  • Community Alliance CU
  • Cricket Wireless
  • Davenport University
  • Event to
  • Eye to Eye
  • Ferris State University
  • IHA
  • Kona Ice
  • Lake Trust Credit Union
  • Marines
  • Michigan Educational Credit Union
  • Michigan Schools and Government Credit Union
  • Movement United Parkour
  • Navy
  • Northwood University
  • Oakland University
  • Parkside CU
  • Pepsi
  • Serenity Manor
  • Sky Zone
  • UWM
  • Walsh College
  • Wayne State
  • Zap Zone
  • Zingerman’s

For more information, please contact the Student Activities Office by phone at 734-462-4422 or by email at [email protected]

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