San Diego State University Associated Students

Aztec Nights Begin!

August 2018 Newsletter



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Aztec Nights!

Fall 2018

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Mission Bay Aquatic Center

5 Crazy Interesting Fun Facts

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25 Questions

A.S. Executive Officers

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Entertainment

August 2018

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August 2018

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Aztec Nights!
Fall 2018

Looking for loads of on-campus, after-dark excitement?
Then head out to Aztec Nights this Fall! Here is a fabulous line-up of events, just for you!


24

AUG

Templo Del Sol

  • Friday
  • 9pm-Midnight
  • Hepner Hall

25

AUG

Red & Black Welcome Back Dance

  • Saturday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Hepner Hall

26

AUG

Screen On The Green – Little Mermaid & Up

  • Sunday
  • 9:00pm-12am
  • Aztec Green

30

AUG

Thursday's a Drag

  • Thursday
  • 8:30pm-Midnight
  • Aztec Student Union

31

AUG

Carnival

  • Friday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Campanile Walkway

01

SEP

Unionfest: Jams

  • Saturday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Montezuma Hall, Aztec Student Union

02

SEP

Superheroes Under the Stars

  • Sunday
  • 9pm-Midnight
  • Aztec Student Union

07

SEP

Kicking Off Dance Marathon

  • Friday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Aztec Student Union

08

SEP

Master Illusionist & Hypnotist

  • Saturday
  • 9:30pm-12am
  • Aztec Student Union

14

SEP

Comedy Night

  • Friday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Aztec Student Union

15

SEP

Treat Yourself

  • Saturday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Aztec Student Union

21

SEP

Fitpalooza

  • Friday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Aztec Student Union

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SEP

Let's Glow SDSU

  • Saturday
  • 10pm-2am
  • Aztec Student Union


For full event details, visit aztecnights.com. Please note: a valid Red ID is required and SDSU students with valid Red ID can bring one guest!


Mission Bay Aquatic Center
5 Crazy Interesting Fun Facts

Mission Bay Aquatic Center

Over the past year, MBAC has rented 6,357 stand up paddleboards, 3,007 kayaks and 1,380 sailboats.

MBAC was designated the West Coast Center of Excellence in STEM Education by the US Sailing National STEM Initiative.

MBAC houses over 180 boats on-site.

There are over 240 part time staff that work at MBAC in various positions including Surfing Instructors, Youth Camp Counselors, Dockmasters and many more.

MBAC's solar photovoltaic system has produced enough energy to operate a TV for 199,112 days since its installation in 2008.


25 Questions
A.S. Executive Officers

A.S. Executive Officers

(left to right) Christian Onwuka, Michael Wiafe, Chris Thomas, Nick Wohlman, Ronnie James Cravens Jr.

  1. What is your name, title, year in school and major?
    Chris Thomas, AS President, 5th year Fitness Specialist with minors in Leadership and Industrial Organization Psychology
  2. “Most people don’t know that I like to…”
    … learn new languages and also read in my free time.
  3. What is your favorite place or thing to do on the SDSU campus?
    Favorite Place: Student Union, Favorite Thing: Talk to random students in the union.
  4. If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go?
    I would love to go back in time to when I was a little kid… because those were the good ole days.
  5. When you order a drink at Starbucks, how many words are in the description of your drink and what are they?
    Four shots blonde espresso iced with four pumps vanilla please… so 10 words. Feel free to get it any time.


  1. What is your name, title, year in school and major?
    Nickolas Wohlman, Executive Vice President, 4th year Business Management with a Honors Interdisciplinary Student Minor
  2. “Most people don’t know that I like to…”
    Play a lot of video games
  3. What is your favorite place or thing to do on the SDSU campus?
    Bowl at Aztec Lanes
  4. If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go?
    Ancient Greece, I love mythology
  5. When you order a drink at Starbucks, how many words are in the description of your drink and what are they?
    Two: Black coffee or double shot espresso or both!


  1. What is your name, title, year in school and major?
    Michael Wiafe, Vice President of External Relations, Chief Communications Officer. 3rd Year, Political Science
  2. “Most people don’t know that I like to…”
    Play the saxophone
  3. What is your favorite place or thing to do on the SDSU campus?
    One of my favorite places is the Storm Hall West Terrace
  4. If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go?
    I wouldn’t go back in time. I would go to a future where many of the world’s social issues are solved
  5. When you order a drink at Starbucks, how many words are in the description of your drink and what are they?
    Many different types but 15 at the most: Java Chip Frappuccino with extra chips, peppermint syrup, extra whip cream and a caramel drizzle; Strawberry Acai Refresher with lemonade; Medicine Ball; and Very Berry Hibiscus with steamed lemonade.


  1. What is your name, title, year in school and major?
    Christian Onwuka, Mr. Super Dupa, Your Vice President of Financial Affairs. I am a fourth year Business Finance major, accompanied with an Honors Minor in Interdisciplinary Studies.
  2. “Most people don’t know that I like to…”
    Write and read poetry.
  3. What is your favorite place or thing to do on the SDSU campus?
    Go to the Turtle Pond and relax on a cool school day, with a nice breeze. Very fulfilling.
  4. If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go?
    I would go forward to my wedding to see how beautiful my wife is, and to see who my groomsmen are, and to see the emotion I have in my own face, because I know I will probably be crying on my wedding day.
  5. When you order a drink at Starbucks, how many words are in the description of your drink and what are they?
    “Lemme get uhhhhh….. Lemme tryyyyyy…. A Large is a small, right? Okay for sure, let me get a…. Is the tango tea delicious? Or is it just a nice tea? It’s delicious? Okay…. Let me get a Grande White Chocolate Mocha with an extra shot of Espresso please.” So that’s approximately 50 words.


  1. What is your name, title, year in school and major?
    Ronnie James Cravens Jr., Vice President of University Affairs, 3rd Year International Business emphasis in Italian and Western Europe
  2. “Most people don’t know that I like to…”
    Play chess.
  3. What is your favorite place or thing to do on the SDSU campus?
    My favorite place is the Student Union.
  4. If you could go back or forward in time, where would you go?
    I would go back in time so I could play basketball with my father.
  5. When you order a drink at Starbucks, how many words are in the description of your drink and what are they?
    7- May I have a Java Chip Frappuccino

Entertainment
at Viejas Arena and Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Dwight Yoakam

Dwight Yoakam & Lucinda Williams
WITH: King Leg, Steve Earle

August 3, 7:00pm,
Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
Darryl Hall

Darryl Hall & John Oats and Train
WITH: Kandace Springs

August 4, 7:00pm,
Viejas Arena
Dispatch

Dispatch
WITH: Nahko and Medicine for the People, Scatter Their Own

August 18, 7:00pm,
Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
Jack White

Jack White

August 21, 8:00pm,
Viejas Arena
J. Cole Photo

J. Cole
WITH: Young Thug

August 22, 7:30pm,
Viejas Arena

Calendar
August 2018

8/24-31 - Welcome Week

sdsu.edu/welcomeweek

8/25 - New Student & Family Convocation

studentaffairs.sdsu.edu/nspp

8/26 - ARC ‘til Dark

arc.sdsu.edu

8/27 - First Day of Classes

8/29 - A.S. Expo

as.sdsu.edu

8/29-31 - ENS Watersports Classes Begin

mbaquaticcenter.com