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Risky Business Week Returns with Attempt to Break a Guinness World Record


Who's in it to win it in 2017? We need 281 people to beat the current Guinness World Record for largest game of balloon tag, so bring a friend... or 10 to the Nov. 7 event on McMicken Commons.

Date: 10/30/2017 12:00:00 AM
By: Amanda Bill
Phone: (513) 556-7393

UC ingot   Risky Business Week aims to raise awareness about important campus resources available to the UC community. This year's focus is the No. 1 reason we're here — for students. The key messages include proactively managing your health, having a positive campus experience and knowing where to get help.

Please show support by joining in the activities.

2016 Guinness World Record Attempt

  • Bearcats Share:  November 6, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., on TUC steps
Like and share social media messaging about important campus resources for a slice of pizza (first come, first serve while supplies last).
  • Guinness World Record Attempt: November 7, 12:30-1:30 p.m., on McMicken Commons
Crush risk in the world's largest game of balloon tag. Tender Tuesday vouchers for the first 30 people. Bring your Bearcat Card to be counted!
  •  What 2 Do When UC Risk: November 8, 4-5:30 p.m., check in at TUC Room 423
Peer educators teach life skills dealing with alcohol safety, mental health and relationships. Dinner by RSVP.
  •  Capture the Flag: November 9, 4:30-5:30 p.m., CRC (Main) basketball courts
Form a team to protect your most valuable assets.  Each member of the winning team receives a $20 UC Bookstore gift card.

You can view the entire schedule of events and register at the Enterprise Risk Management website.

The 2016 world-record attempt during Risky Business Week involved an effort to become the world's longest selfie chain.