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SAC Comittees

SAC provides a wide range of diverse activities to meet the needs and tastes of all students. Five programming committees help ensure that there's something for everyone.

Arts and Culture presents programs in the arts and/or multicultural formats. Events may include dance, theater, art, and literature. Past events include: Chinese acrobats, Mexican folk dancers, African drum groups, and break dancers.

Meetings: Wednesdays at 3 p.m.

Contact Michelle Thomas for more information at:

Live at Memphis can encompass many programming genres; however, the committee tends to focus on music, comedy, and coffeehouse programming. Past events include:  monthly Wednesday Night Live coffeehouse series, as well as major acts such as BIG SEAN and Donnell Rawlings.

Meetings: Thursdays at 2 p.m.

Contact Myles Ealy for more information at:

Ideas & Issues works to provide open discussion of ideas, current events, and issues by using formats such as speakers, forums, debates, awareness weeks, and workshops. Past events include: Why Do You Hate Me Week, Nobel Laureate, A Boy, A Girl, A Virus, and the Clothesline Project.

Meetings: Mondays at 3 p.m.

Contact Shelby Elkins for more information at:

Tiger Entertainment presents the campus community with a variety of film programming; from blockbuster movie series, independent films, and student films.  Past events include: the annual Movie on the Mall, the Independent Film Festival, and SAC cinema. This committee also brings daytime novelty programs such as CD recording booth, and stuff-a-plush events.

Meetings: Thursdays at 2 p.m.

Contact Michael Walters for more information at:

University Traditions coordinates traditional spirit-based programs such as Homecoming, Opening Week, and Spring Fling. Each of these programs includes components such as cookouts, festivals, and entertainment. Past events include: Homecoming Parade, Homecoming Kickoff, Student Involvement Fair, and Spring Fling.

Meetings: Wednesdays at 4 p.m.

Contact Tonika Ingram for more information at:


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