The Student Activities Board (StAB) plans student activities on campus that will enhance the student experience and give opportunities to students to mingle and network. StAB coordinates Thunder Thursdays (1st and 3rd Thursday of EVERY month), Weekend Programming (First 6 weekends of Fall semester) and 6 major events which include:
- Welcome Week (August 25-30) - to kick off the new school year!
- Homecoming (Sept 8-13)- celebrate traditions and welcome back donors and alumni!
- The Scream (October 31)- large scale Halloween experience!
- Welcome Back Week (Jan 5-10)- start off the Spring semester just right!
- Sunfest (April 13-17)- end of the year celebration!
- Thunderbird Awards (April 18)- give recognition to outstanding students, staff, and faculty for prestigious awards and trophies!
Get to know your event directors!
Kaleigh Wayment, VP of Activities
Kaleigh is a senior Exercise Science major from Ogden, Utah looking at a career in physical therapy. She adores puppies, giraffes, sharks, sting rays, four wheeling, going on spontaneous adventures, SUU and being the Sweetheart for Sigma Chi! She's happiest when wearing her socks and sandals with running shorts and is a sucker for Otter Pops. Kaleigh loves dabbling in the study of the human body, throwing a rocking party and hopes to one day fulfill her life-long dream of becoming a mermaid.
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Brandon Day, Event Director
Brandon Day was raised in Roy, UT, but still refers to Ephraim, UT as his hometown. This is his second year in SUUSA and has loved being a StAB Event Director. Brandon is a Junior Business Management major. He loves going on outdoor adventures, especially if it involves a mountain bike, a slot canyon, or a kayak. He loves being involved across campus and is always looking for opportunities to have a positive influence on others. If you have an idea that you want to share, feedback from SUUSA events, or simply need help with something you can count on him!
Brittany Conner, Event Director
Brittany Conner is in her sophomore year at SUU and is a Nursing major with a minor in Psychology. She loves SUU and the wonderful leadership and involvement opportunities that it has to offer. This is her first year as an Event Director for SUUSA and has loved the relationships that she has developed with her former colleagues. Some of her favorite things include: Starbucks, movies and traveling.
Dalles Keyes, Entertainment Director
Dalles Keyes is 20 years old from Fillmore, Ut. He graduated from Millard High School in 2012 and is currently a Chemistry Major in his junior year at SUU. He currently serves as the Vice President of the Kappa Iota Chapter of the Sigma Chi Fraternity and is also a member of the Chemistry Club and the National Society of Leadership and Success. During the summer Dalles enjoys spending his time listening to country music and working on a farm. His hobbies include riding his dirtbike, snow skiing, wakeboarding, longboarding, weight lifting, hiking, mountain biking, and hanging out with his brothers in Sigma Chi.
Kenten Pope, Event Director
Kenten B. Pope is a sophomore education major from Vernal, Utah. Kenten graduated in 2013 from Uintah High School after serving as class president for three years. Coming to SUU, Kenten wanted to continue serving his fellow students ad help them "Experience More" while at college. He joined SUUSA as a StAB coordinator his freshman year, and now serves as an SUUSA event director. In his free time, Kenten loves to golf, bake, or grab a Diet Coke watch Disney Movies. Kenten lives by Walt Disney's quote "If you can Dream it, you can Do it." Because "all of your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them!"
Molly Cosby, Event Director
Howdy y'all! My name is Molly Cosby and I am an event director from Texas. I have a passion for fresh watermelon, concerts, adventure, peaches, music, sports, barbecue (the real BBQ, not just grilling burgers), traveling, family, and of course, events! I have moved several times in my life, and somehow ended up here in Southern Utah where I became a Tbird. I have experienced more here at SUU in my 3 years than I have in my entire life, or could experience anywhere else. I now truly bleed Thunderbird red.
Porter Sproul, Event Director
Porter Sproul is a Junior from Las Vegas, Nevada majoring in strategic communication. His favorite thing about SUU is how easy it is to get involved, and the amount of quality relationships he has made here. Porter is the president of the Sigma Chi Fraternity on campus and has been involved in other university programs, such as: Orientation, University Passport, Colleges Against Cancer, UGC, GAMMA, and more. He loves glitter, following cute animals on Instagram, and watching Disney movies.
Jaci Stucky, Activities Marketing Director
Jaci Stucky is a Senior Marketing major from the great land of Nibley, Utah. She graduated from Mountain Crest High School in 2011. Some of Jaci’s interests include: longboarding, painting her fingernails, making smoothies, traveling, golfing, eating pickles, snow skiing, and sewing. And let's not forget...her favorite animal is a llama.
Kelsie Nielsen, Event Director