CHaSS Week

Get to know the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Welcome to CHaSS Week 2023

Every year the College of Humanities and Social Sciences works with the CHaSS student council to host a series of events aimed at supporting our students, faculty, staff, and alumni. These events range from casual fun to formal ceremony. Online pages provide a good look at the people who make up CHaSS,  from students of the year to award-winning faculty and alumni. Check out the schedule below to see what CHaSS Week has in store and be sure to follow us on social media for updates.

Monday | March 20


Starting at 11 AM | TSC Hub

Get ready for CHaSS Week! Meet the students in your CHaSS Council, grab a snack and learn about all the exciting events coming to campus during a weeklong celebration of our college!

Networking Night

Networking night written below a stylized picture of old main outlined by star constolations

6:30 – 8 PM | TSC Ballroom

Enjoy a meal and get to know CHaSS alums. RSVP required!



Tuesday | March 21

Cup of Joe with JoeCup of Joe with Joe

Starting at 11:45 AM | Old Main

Get to know Dean Joe Ward over a cup of coffee or hot chocolate!

Wednesday | March 22

Mehdi Heravi Global Teaching & Learning Center Groundbreaking

1PM – 1:30PM | SW Quad

Watch as the college breaks ground on the Mehdi Heravi Global Teaching and Learning Center, the new home for World Languages & Cultures at USU.

Groundbreaking Page

CHaSS Awards

3:00 PM | TSC Ballroom

Learn about the great achievements of faculty, students, and alumni in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences! 

Awards Homepage


Thursday | March 23

Soda with Soldiers

soliders standing in formal uniform.

11 AM | TSC Patio

Did you know that CHaSS was home to military sciences at USU? Stop by for a soda and meet some students from the ROTC and AFROTC programs!

Equi-TEA Party

a decorative cup of tea sit atop a newspaper

4:30 PM | TSC West Ballroom

Enjoy refreshments while learning what you can do to support equity at USU. 

Friday | March 24

CHaSS Trivia Night

CHaSS Trivia Night

5:30 PM | TSC Hub

Enjoy a night of trivia, snacks, and prizes! Come with a team or join one when you arrive.

Saturday | March 25

Slam PoBev

Poetry and a beverage shaped like a fist with a microphone

9:00 PM | TSC Ballroom

Grab a beverage and hear the great talent USU has to offer through poetry and music during this CHaSS Week installment of Poetry and a Beverage!