Events

May 2018

Tuesday, May 1

SGA ELECTIONS 2018-19

Students will be able to vote for their student body representatives on the Involvement Network from April 30th to May 4th!

Around the World in 60 Minutes

CUL 3093 proudly present "Around the World in 60 Minutes" coffee shop (by invitation only).

GSA Elections

GSA Board Member election is open now, don't forget to vote for your favorite candidate!!! Visit the Involvement Network website to vote. Follow us on our...

Blood Drive

Join Fraternity & Sorority Life as they sponsor the last blood drive of the year!

"Treat Yo Self" Day

"Treat Yo Self" Day (from the hit show Parks and Rec.), is the revamped version of what was formerly known as Spa Day. This year we decided to change it up a...

Guided Meditation - Harborside

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

DVP - William T. McDaniel III

Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte Campus welcomes William T. McDaniel III, President and CEO of the Urban League of the Carolinas as the Distinguished...

Intramural Volleyball League

Intramural Volleyball League runs on Tuesday nights from March 13th through May 1st. Game times are 8pm, 8:45pm, and 9:30pm.

Wednesday, May 2

SGA ELECTIONS 2018-19

Students will be able to vote for their student body representatives on the Involvement Network from April 30th to May 4th!

Wildcat Wednesday

On Wildcat Wednesday, remember to: - Wear your JWU gear (t-shirts, sweatshirts, ties, pins, Centennial shirts). If you’re a culinary or baking student, you...

GSA Elections

GSA Board Member election is open now, don't forget to vote for your favorite candidate!!! Visit the Involvement Network website to vote. Follow us on our...

Wildcat Wednesday: Good Morning Commuters

As a commuter student, allow the Campus Activities Board (CAB) to treat you to monthly breakfasts and to jumpstart your Wildcat Wednesdays!

Culinary Math Workshop

Get extra math help from our TAs every Wednesday.

HIV Testing

Anonymous & Confidential Testing Provided by AIDS Project RI The oral swab is a rapid, anonymous, confidential test, results available in 20 minutes....

Know your Foodways

Know your Foodways: the intersection of food in culture, traditions and history

Academic Symposium - John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences

Please join us for the 9th Annual John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences Academic Symposium, recognizing outstanding undergraduate work. The event will...

DVP - William T. McDaniel III

Johnson & Wales University, Charlotte Campus welcomes William T. McDaniel III, President and CEO of the Urban League of the Carolinas as the Distinguished...

Chef's Choice: Level 3: WSET Advanced Award in Wines (March 7-May 30)

This course provides a comprehensive look at the world of wines and spirits with an intense focus on the systematic approach to professionally tasting wines....

JWU Spring Festival

JWU Spring Festival featuring various up-and-coming artists including Tyler & Ryan, Jozey Gatsby, UNTLD, Ataxia, & Shabach! Hosted by Johnson & Wales...

JWU Alumni: Webinar Elevate Beyond: A Real World Guide to Standing Out in Any Job Market

Elevate Beyond: A Real World Guide to Standing Out in Any Job Market, Discovering Your Passion and Becoming Your Own Person At a time when career and job...

JWU Ultimate Drag Show

Be there to watch who will be crowned JWU Denver's 1st Drag Queen.

Thursday, May 3

SGA ELECTIONS 2018-19

Students will be able to vote for their student body representatives on the Involvement Network from April 30th to May 4th!

Aroma Galore

CUL 3093 proudly presents "Aroma Galore" coffee shop (by invitation only).

GSA Elections

GSA Board Member election is open now, don't forget to vote for your favorite candidate!!! Visit the Involvement Network website to vote. Follow us on our...

Not Just Coffee Hour

Join Health Services and ASK! Educators in learning some Summertime self care tips!

FIA Career Chat

The Finance & Investment Academy student organization is hosting Career Chat where industry professionals and alumni come to speak and network with current...

Student Media Festival

This event is to feature student work created over the course of the school year. Hosted by Student Involvement & Leadership and the College of Arts &...

Friday, May 4

SGA ELECTIONS 2018-19

Students will be able to vote for their student body representatives on the Involvement Network from April 30th to May 4th!

LLC Camping Trip to James Island

Meet at City View Towers to depart for an overtime camping trip on James Island.

Leadership Awards

Annual awards ceremony honoring students, faculty and staff members who have done an exceptional job of being a Wildcat during the 2017-2018 academic year

Saturday, May 5

Cotton Branch Farm Sanctuary

Visit an animal sanctuary. Meet Valentine (the pig), Freckles (the cow) and all the other residents at Cotton Branch Farm. Cost of admission is a bag of...

Annual Wildcat Wahoo Carnival

Join UIB for our biggest event of the year, the annual Wildcat Wahoo Carnival! Enjoy a variety of rides, games, novelties, food trucks, and entertainment!...

Greatest Day of Fun (GDOF)

Join the campus community for a day of fun activities.

CLT Athletics End of Year Banquet

Banquet to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of our student-athletes during the 2017-18 year. By invitation only.

Monday, May 7

Wedding Showcase

SEE 3042, Final Project Portfolio Presentation. SEE 2020 Final Project Planning and execution.

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Free & Confidential HIV and Syphilis Testing

Free and Confidential HIV and Syphilis Testing Hosted by: Health Services

Shredded Meals

We are a meal prep/plan company that works with over 40+ clients on a current average, with a growing number over the next few months, working with each...

Story Circles

Come share your experiences around different topics each week. Weekly topics will be posted every Monday to the JWU BRIDGE Center Facebook page!

Guided Meditation - Downcity

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

Tuesday, May 8

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Dunk Your Favorite Wildcat/Hot Dogs For Everyone

An annual tradition at JWU Charlotte to mark the end of the school year. It's your chance to dunk your favorite wildcat in the infamous dunk tank and also...

Farewell Brunch

We would like to invite all graduating commuters to The Den on Tuesday, May 8th for a special treat of Knead Doughnuts!

Feeling Stressed?

Make a stress ball with Off-Campus Student Services and get tips from counseling Services on how to stay stress free during finals week!

Civic Engagement Discussion

City councilman Braxton Winston will be speaking on the importance of civic engagement.

Guided Meditation - Harborside

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

Wednesday, May 9

Senior Portrait Time

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Culinary Math Workshop

Get extra math help from our TAs every Wednesday.

HIV Testing

Anonymous & Confidential Testing Provided by AIDS Project RI The oral swab is a rapid, anonymous, confidential test, results available in 20 minutes....

Kindred & Hello Sailor

Chef Mike Rozycki from Hello Sailor will be on campus from 12:30 – 1:45 pm for a recruiting table on the third floor.

Sustainability, JWU & You

Defining sustainability on campus and in the community.

Mother's Day Brunch Demo

Come to The Den and learn how to use basic kitchen items to make a breakfast that will wow your mom on Mother's Day.

Chef's Choice: Level 3: WSET Advanced Award in Wines (March 7-May 30)

This course provides a comprehensive look at the world of wines and spirits with an intense focus on the systematic approach to professionally tasting wines....

JWU Film Series: The Mask You Live In

From The Representation Project and director of Miss Representation, the camera now fixes on teenage boys and their struggles. Young men are struggling...

Movie: What the Health

This eye-opening film exposes the truth about food, illness & health organizations. Hosted by Green Plates.

JWU Alumni: Webinar  Success with Less: Releasing Obligations and Discovering Joy

Success with Less: Releasing Obligations and Discovering Joy From time to time it’s hard not to fall into a “woe is me” attitude when thing are not...

Thursday, May 10

Student Recognition Ceremony

Students, faculty and staff will be recognized for their amazing achievements during this academic year!

Off-Campus Living 101 (D&D Realty Session)

Students who have signed a lease with D&D Realty (Gus Delfarno) are encouraged to attend this session. If you already attended a general session, you are not...

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Feeling Stressed?

Join Off-Campus Student Services and Counseling Services and make a stress ball and learn tips to de-stress during finals week!

Off-Campus Living 101 (02908 Club Session)

Students who have signed a lease with the 02908 Club (Bob McCann) are encouraged to attend this session. If you already attended a general session, you are...

SDA Panel Discussion

We will be holding a discussion board where we will be discussing everything thats fashion. The struggles that many face within the fashion industry and even...

AMC Movie Night

Enjoy a trip to the Aventura Mall for a FREE movie with the Campus Activities Board (CAB) once a month. Each month, one week prior to the scheduled movie...

Movie Night: Annihilation

Join UIB for our weekly movie screenings in the Wildcat Center Lounge at 9pm on Thursdays and at 2pm on Sundays. Free popcorn will be served!

Friday, May 11

Friday Refreshers

An opportunity for Culinary and Baking & Pastry students to sharpen their skills in the lab.

Senior Portrait Session

Make your appointment and come by to take your senior picture!

Guest Speaker: James Brown of CBS Sports

James Brown, host of The NFL Today will give a leadership lecture entitled "Developing Your Brand" via Skype. This lecture is the final installment of the...

Johnson & Wales and Tails

JWU Community event, activites, food and well behaved dogs on leashes-

Off-Campus Living 101

This presentation is required for resident students who will be living off-campus next year. There will be additional sessions scheduled between February and...

Saturday, May 12

Admissions Open House

The admissions Open House is available to all prospective students and families. At this event, students will have the opportunity to tour campus, meet...

Undergraduate Admissions Open House

A great opportunity to meet with Admissions, faculty, go on a campus tour, and talk to current students at our JWU Life fair.

Chef's Choice: Mother's Day DIY Brunch

This class will show you how to prepare Instagram worthy brunch dishes that will have all of your family and friends drooling. No brunch is complete without...

Sunday, May 13

Library - Extended Hours - Week 11

The library will have extended hours for Week 11 from Sunday - Wednesday so students may prepare for final exams. We will remain open until 11 p.m. from...

Monday, May 14

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Final Exam- Monday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Monday.

Off-Campus Living 101 (Strive Realty Session)

Students who have signed a lease with Strive Realty (Scott Aceto) are encouraged to attend this session. If you already attended a general session, you are...

SEE 4060: Spring Cleaning for Homeless

Johnson & Wales’s SEE4060 Senior Seminar class is holding a Spring Cleaning Dorm Drive on Monday, May 14th from 11am-5pm. We are collecting items for Chapman...

Guided Meditation - Downcity

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

Tuesday, May 15

 Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday each week.

 Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday each week.

 Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

 Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

LLC Coffee with the Chefs

Head to Starbucks for a casual meet up and chat with Chefs Campbell and Malcolm and enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee.

 Final Exam- TR classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Tuesday & Thursday each week.

 Final Exam- Tuesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Tuesday.

Guided Meditation - Harborside

Guided Meditation – Take a few quiet moments each week to recharge and refocus. Join us every Monday 4-4:30pm in McNulty Residential Hall’s 3rd Floor TV...

Wednesday, May 16

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday each week.

Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday each week.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

 Final Exam- MW classes

Final exam for classes that meet on Monday & Wednesday each week.

Final Exam- Wednesday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Wednesday.

CollegeWeekLive All Access Day Chat + Student Panel Q&A

Can’t wait to experience your future? Start now. Stop by the Johnson & Wales University’s booth at CollegeWeekLive’s online college fair on Wednesday, May...

Culinary Math Workshop

Get extra math help from our TAs every Wednesday.

Chef's Choice: Level 3: WSET Advanced Award in Wines (March 7-May 30)

This course provides a comprehensive look at the world of wines and spirits with an intense focus on the systematic approach to professionally tasting wines....

Thursday, May 17

Final Exam- Friday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Friday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Final Exam- Friday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Friday.

Final Exam- Thursday only classes

Final exam for classes that meet once per week on Thursday.

Friday, May 18

2018 Commencement: Graduate Studies Ceremony

This ceremony is for doctoral + graduate degree candidates. Review all information on the commencement website. There is no practice session for graduates....

Saturday, May 19

2018 Commencement: 8AM Undergraduate Studies Ceremony

This ceremony is for degree candidates from the colleges of: Arts & Sciences Business Hospitality Management (Food Service Management majors EXCLUDED) ...

2018 Commencement: 1PM Undergraduate Studies Ceremony

This ceremony is for degree candidates from the College of Culinary Arts and the Food Service Management program. Review all information on the commencement...

Sunday, May 20

Wednesday, May 23

Chef's Choice: Level 3: WSET Advanced Award in Wines (March 7-May 30)

This course provides a comprehensive look at the world of wines and spirits with an intense focus on the systematic approach to professionally tasting wines....

Saturday, May 26

Monday, May 28

May 2018