Night Against Procrastination (N.A.P.)!

8 p.m. Thursday March 13 through 8 a.m. Friday March 14 2014
Lake Ontario Hall--entire building, but check in at the writing center (LOH 120)

 

Running overnight from 8 p.m. March 13 to 8 a.m. March 14, this event is an opportunity to work on projects and assignments ahead of end-of-semester deadlines. Work alongside other like-minded folks and get feedback on your drafts from writing consultants. Food, games, events (ie desk yoga), and a comfortable, conducive-to-work environment will be provided. To prevent procrastination, there will be wake-up-your-brain activities to keep you moving in a creative, productive direction throughout the evening.

You don't need to reserve a spot, just show up. If you have questions, call 331-2922 or click here. We hope to see you there!

-Overnight parking is available in Lot M for participants. No permit needed.

-if you plan to sleep during the event, you should bring your own sleeping bag and pillow.

The lange nacht der aufgeschobene hausarbeiten (roughly translates to long night against delayed chores) began in Germany and has grown to include several American and European universities.  GVSU is proud to join this international tradition to help procrastinators quit procrastinating.

List of activities and events:

-Writing Consultants available to provide feedback, help overcome writer's block, generate ideas, etc.

-Survivor's breakfast for those who work through the night

-Writing (and reading) tally of work accomplished with prizes for the winner(s)

-Before and After pictures

-Running brain games of Boggle, Scrabble, and Apples to Apples to keep you awake

-Midnight walk through campus as well as a dawn walk through the arboretum

-Desk yoga to keep your body refreshed, and much more!

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