Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out, Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Natural History Museum- Take a picture with the oldest thing you can find
Ride transit (UTA Bus, TRAX, or FrontRunner)
Post a picture of your team on a public transportation (your UTA pass). Go to http://www.rideuta.com/Rider-Tools/Trip-Planner to create your route.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
USE YOUR 10% OFF AT SUGARHOUSE COFFEE. TREAT YO' SELF (and then have a tea party)
Take a picture in front of a non-profit within a 1 mile radius from Westminster campus. Caption your picture with a short description of the non-profit's work. Use this map for help: https://tinyurl.com/SLCnonprofits
PET KITTIES #bestfriends
Meet a Wells Fargo banker and create a video during a discussion about your finacial future. #thelonggame
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video reading a segment of the book to your team before dropping it off. #readingisFUNdamental #storytime
Make a 15 second video defining "civic engagement" in your own words.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day. If you do this, take a video of everyone doing it at the same time
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Westival.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other shenannigans.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the Westival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the Westival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 30 second commercial for the City of Salt Lake
Make somthing useful and/or artistic from something you find in a recycling bin
Eat something that was grown on campus and share it with your group
Research a nonprofit where you can volunteer in SLC. Post a screenshot of their volunteer information page!
Create a 30 second informational video about the work of one of Westminster's professors.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Leave a kind anonymous note on a faculty members door #randomacts
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Fill your reusable water bottle and have a chugging contest ( Yay tapwater!)
Fly a paper airplane more than 30 feet
Have an airplane flying competition in Gore
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Westival for 15 seconds. Make sure to ask first. The longer the hold, the better friends you are going to be
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Westival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Write a note with 10 things you love about WESTMINSTER and leave it for someone else to find. #sharingiscaring
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Pick up at least one piece of garbage for each of your team memeber
Pick up trash pieces at emmigtation creek (don't create trash just to pick it up, that's cheating)
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Eat food grown on campus and share it with your team
Cross Emigration Creek without getting wet (no crossing the bridge, that's cheating)
Recite a George Washington quote behind George Washington (he's somewhere on campus...you'll find him)
Make it "rain" outside of the Financial Aid office.
Make a human knot with another team + ask someone to watch you untangle yourself
Selfie with Meldrum butterfly
Hold a staring contest with a stranger not participating in the Westival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact, 15 second minimum.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can (at least one minute long)
Dress up Aunt Em (take the picture and then remove the material/clothes from Aunt Em)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find and photograph a Utah State Quarter.
Find and take a team photograph with the climbing mural (not telling you where it is)
Get help from another team to spell "WESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the pieces of the letters. (You'll need at least 20 people)
Cotopaxi Store- Find a llama and take a picture of it.
Saturday GO Meeting- 1:00pm Meeting: Get your first picture with your GO Team (at least 10)
Create your own Westminster logo artistically, take a picture of your presentation
Dance in a public space and sneaky film someone's reaction to your stellar moves
15 second video about why you are excited to be a GO Leader™
Introduce us to one of your most important Westminster influences/mentors, make them feel special.
Take a picture of your favorite place on campus, tell us why in the description