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Hicks Study Break Spring 2016 with therapy dogsTake a break from the stress and grind of finals preparation at the Hicks Undergraduate Library later this month with the bi-annual Study Break events slated for prep and finals weeks. The first event will kick off at 7 p.m. Monday, April 24, with Caring Paws, which will provide students with the opportunity to interact with therapy animals.

The full schedule is listed below.

Prep Week

  • 7-8 p.m. Mon., April 24 – Caring Paws: Students will have the opportunity to interact with therapy animals;
  • 6-8 p.m. Tues., April 25 – Chair Massages;
  • 6:30-7:30 p.m. Weds., April 26 – Therapy Dogs International: Students will have the opportunity to interact with therapy dogs; and
  • 6-8 p.m. Thurs., April 27 – Craft Night & Popcorn Bar: Create your own stress ball and enjoy the popcorn bar!

Hicks Undergraduate Library Study Break Event, Spring 2016Finals Week

  • 7-8 p.m. Mon., May 1 – Caring Paws: Students will have the opportunity to interact with therapy animals;
  • 6-8 p.m. Tues., May 2 – Craft Night & Popcorn Bar: Bury your stress–decorate a pot and plant a seed to take home. Enjoy the popcorn bar!
  • 6:30-7:30 p.m., Weds., May 3 – Sidewalk Chalk and Bubbles: Watch your stress away float away by blowing bubbles, and tap into your inner artist and decorate sidewalks around Hicks with chalk; and
  • 6-8 p.m. Thurs., May 4 – Chair Massages.

Other activities to take place at Hicks on an ongoing basis during the two weeks of Study Break: lego building, art relaxation stations, and bubble wrap.

All events will be held in common areas unless otherwise noted.

Hicks Undergraduate Library Study Break Events Spring 2017