UNR celebrates Mackay Week with free events all week

Mackay School of Mines. Courtesy UNR

University of Nevada, Reno students will be celebrating Mackay week with the following list of free events starting on Monday, March 5.

Monday, March 5, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

  • Mackay N Cheese:
  • ASUN will be handing out FREE Mac N Cheese!
  • Location: KC Lawn

Tuesday, March 6, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Vintage Photos:
  • Come take vintage photos in front of the Quad in celebration of our University's benefactor, John Mackay! Students will be able to learn some Nevada history and take a photo home.
  • Location: The Quad

Wednesday, March 7, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

  • Nuggets of Gold:
  • Grab some FREE chicken nuggets and dipping sauce as you celebrate all that the Mackay Family did for our campus.
  • Location: Mackay Statue

Thursday, March 8, First movie showing at 6 p.m. and a second showing at 9 p.m.

  • Movie with Mackay:
  • Enjoy a showing of Jumanji with some free beverages and snacks. (Co-Sponsored with the Joe Crowley Student Union)
  • Location: JCSU Theatre, 3rd floor of The Joe

Friday, March 9th, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Donut Give Up:
  • ASUN Programming will be encouraging students to push through the rest of the semester, during our traditional "Mackay Week", by handing out donuts.
  • Location: KC Lawn
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