STAU BAU- The purpose of Stau Bau is to build a spirit of togetherness amongst students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of Southwestern College. The week is full of exciting and competitive activities celebrating the beginning of spring and another year of building. The competition is set between the four classes Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors. Each class is rewarded points for their participation and/or finishing different programs. At the end of Stau Bau all the points are calculated and the winning class receives $500 towards their Class Gift. The Class Gift is a gift to the college from the graduation senior class.