The Daily Eastern News

Prowl picnic lets new students get to know each other

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

August 20, 2017

The annual Prowl Picnic last Friday kicked off in the South Quad bringing together new and returning students as well as faculty and staff. The picnic had high energy, high attendance and was a great day, Mike Mifflin the complex director for Lawson, Stevenson and Douglas Hall said. He said it...

Column: Do not sweat the small stuff

Liz Stephens, Columnist

August 20, 2017

Each summer, I make it a priority to discover ways to grow as an individual and to have a better semester than the last. I love buying and reading all of the personal development books I can get my hands on and often find that while reading, they spark many ideas and mottos to use in the upcoming semester....

Video: Roundup of first weekend events

Video: Roundup of first weekend events

Tony Komada, Online producer

August 24, 2015

As students populated the Eastern campus, so did the numerous first weekend events. From Up all Night to First Night, students got excited about going back to college or starting their new education path.

UB to host events for students’ first weekend

Amanda Wilkinson | The Daily Eastern News 

Students dance in a foam pit Thursday on the campus' south quad.

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

August 20, 2014

Despite the hustle and bustle of move-in weekend, new and returning students can find time for entertainment and relaxation at events put on by the University Board. Each year, UB holds the new student mixer, Up All Nite and Quakin’ in the Quad to recognize the first weekend that students come back...

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