Unwind From The Grind With HRL

Need a break from the academic grind? Something other than mindless scrolling of Instagram and Tik Tok? HRL invites you to Unwind From The Grind with us on Discord!

Unwind From The Grind will begin fully virtual with the potential of in-person components being added throughout the semester. These are casual, weekly drop-in groups based around a shared interest or theme. Advance registration is required.

Step 2:

Register with Discord and join the HRL server

Log onto channels that interest you - chat anytime with other users and join us weekly for live sessions 

Unwind from the grind

This series will begin in full virtual format with the potential to move to in-person based on student interest, space availability, and MDHSS regulations. 

NOTE: There will be no live sessions held on March 10 or April 1 


MONDAY

Crafting @ 7:00 p.m.

Come and learn new crafting techniques from week to week, including items like knitting and crochet to vision boards from discarded magazines. The goal is to introduce crafting techniques and everyone to share their own creations!

Disney @ 8:00 p.m.

Are you a Disney fan? Come and test your knowledge and share your passion for all-things Disney with Housing & ResLife!

TUESDAY

Crafting @ 7:00 p.m.

Come and learn new crafting techniques from week to week, including items like knitting and crochet to vision boards from discarded magazines. The goal is to introduce crafting techniques and everyone to share their own creations!

Bachelor Nation @ 8:00 p.m.

Weekly recap of The Bachelor. Come chat with others about your favorite contestants and talk about all the drama.

WEDNESDAY

Sign Language @ 7:00 p.m.

Come learn conversational tools in American Sign Language with Housing and Residence Life once per month via zoom.

NCAA Basketball @ 7:30 p.m.

Do you enjoy playing or watching basketball? This program will give you the opportunity to connect with individuals who share the same passion. Lets chat, recap and watch basketball baby!

Among Us @ 9:00 p.m.

Louie the Laker thinks you're kinda sus... Join Housing & ResLife for a rip-roaring and backstabbing game of Among Us!

THURSDAY

Travel @ 8:00 p.m.

Adventure is Out There! We'll meet once a week to talk all things travel. From planning a trip locally to travelling abroad we will cover it all.

Among Us @ 9:00 p.m.

Louie the Laker thinks you're kinda sus... Join Housing & ResLife for a rip-roaring and backstabbing game of Among Us!

ONGOING

Minecraft

We're hosting a Minecraft Realm y'all! Primarily, it will be an open world for residents to do what they will like but we will make a welcome area for all new members. Additionally, we will be hosting build competitions, MTV cribs type events, and running minigames on the server once or twice a month to drive engagement. The RA running the program will be expected to be logged in for the duration of the program and on discord hanging out with residents in the world.


Using Discord


The following Terms & Conditions apply to participation:

  • Discord registration links are private and may not be shared. Students wishing to join the GVSU HRL Discord server must register individually.
  • Participants are held to and expected to comply with the GVSU Student Code: The Statement of Student Rights and Responsibility and the HRL Community Living Standards. Expressive Activity expectations apply. Violators will be subject to referral through the Housing and Residence Life Conduct Process and/or the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution.
  • Absolutely no harassing, hate speech, bias, NSFW or vulgar content, will be tolerated. MEE6 is a bot that will moderate the channel issuing warnings and bans as violations come up. Additionally, HRL reserves the right to remove content that falls outside of the excepted guidelines or parties violating them as well.
  • Participants are prohibited from advertising (jobs, off-campus apartments, asking for subscriptions/follows, etc)