The Daily Eastern News

Quakin’ in the Quad attracts students of all ages

Quakin’ in the Quad attracts students of all ages

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

August 24, 2014

Students gathered in the South Quad Saturday night for Quakin’ in the Quad –“The Panther Games: Catching the Blue Blaze” to eat, socialize and enjoy inflatable games. Attractions included a zip line, air bots, bungee runs, jousting, bouncy boxing, free food and keepsakes from Papa Johns and...

Students craft and compete at University Board’s Up All Nite

Students craft and compete at University Board’s Up All Nite

Samantha Middendorf, Entertainment Editor

August 22, 2014

The smell of popcorn engulfed the senses of students as they entered the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union Friday night for Up All Nite: In the Big Blue Capitol. Members of the UB provided new and returning students many opportunities to get to know one another through creation stations, free...

Student Government to alter First Night kick off traditions

Student Government to alter First Night kick off traditions

Jarad Jarmon, Associate News Editor

August 20, 2014

First Night, Eastern’s yearly back-to-school tradition to kick off the new school year, will not include the pre-show, which was part of the performance in previous years. Student Body President Reggie Thedford said it was removed from the schedule because many people do not come until after the...

UB to host events for students’ first weekend

UB to host events for students’ first weekend

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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