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Giving Day Events – March 31, 2022

Join us in person or virtually for the following activities!

Giving Day event: Retro Esports Tournament Retro Esports Tournament

8 a.m.-10 p.m., Thursday, March 31
Join us for a #throwback virtual gaming tournament and compete for the top score against alumni located all over the country! Prizes will be awarded to the top 5 lead scorers on each leaderboard.

How to Play: Click to play Pac-Man and/or Galaga online. Once you’re satisfied with your high score, submit your score and take a peek at our Facebook and Instagram accounts to see how you measure up! Submissions for the tournament will end at 9:30 p.m.

Carthage Celebrity Knockout: Make a gift of $10 or more toward any of our nine mini-challenges to compete against our Carthage Celebrity Gamers, including Esports Coach Kevin Palmer, Associate Dean of Students Nick Winkler, President John Swallow, and more. Beat their high scores for a chance to win a grand prize!

Leaderboard: Open to Everyone
Top Scores
Top Scores
Leaderboard: Carthage Celebrity Knockout

Top Scores

Top Scores

Leaderboards will be updated and shared throughout the day on social media and at other events.

Submit your score!


Giving Day event: #RedAndReady Photobooth

#REDandREADY Photobooth

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Clausen Center (Starbucks)
Stop by our pop-up photo booth in Clausen by Starbucks to have some fun! Pick up your #redandready t-shirt, take some photos, show off your Carthage pride and learn about Giving Day!


Giving Day Happy Hour

4-7 p.m., David Straz Center Atrium

Join fellow Carthage alumni, faculty, and staff on Giving Day to celebrate our successes! Don’t miss this chance to compete in our Esports tournament, win raffle prizes, and sample some locally brewed Ember Ale!
Registration is required to attend. Register now!


Giving Day event: Blast from the Past Trivia

Blast from the Past Virtual Trivia

7-9 p.m., Online
Calling all smartypants: Help us wrap up Giving Day with Virtual Trivia by showing off your knowledge! Outwit your competitors with general facts and trivia. The top three winners will receive a prize. To participate, join us on Zoom at 7 p.m. on Giving Day!