From Trevon Gordon ’17:
We are fundraising for Community Solar Power in Ghana. $5 Raffle Tickets are being sold at Usdan. The winner will receive tickets to the Wiz Khalifa Concert on 11/16 at Webster Hall in NYC.
Date: From November 2nd to November 9th
Time: From 11AM today until 2PM next Sunday
Place: Usdan table
From Leigh Evron ’16:
The Wesleyan Cardinal Cheerleaders are raffling off a Wesleyan football Helmet signed by Bill Belichick (The Patriots coach, and the only head coach in NFL history to win three Super Bowl championships in a four-year span, and a Wes alum!!). The drawing will be held at halftime during the homecoming game on Saturday. Tickets can be bought
Date: October 12th – 18th
Place: Homecoming football game
Cost: Tickets start at $5
Alex Irace ’15 proposes a Valentine’s Day investment:
WesStuffed is doing a huge Valentine’s Day raffle! We’re selling tickets for $1 at Usdan lunch from 11 AM–1 PM every day this week, and will also be at Espwesso selling tickets from 9–11 PM. We have over ten prizes, including $50 gift certificates to restaurants like Mondo, free ice cream, frozen yogurt, cupcakes, and more!
Date: February 11–14
Place: Selling tickets at Usdan lunch (11–1 PM) and Espwesso (9–11 PM)
Facebook info here
Courtesy of Sustainability Coordinator Jennifer Kleindienst:
Traveling off-campus for fall break? The Wesleyan Sustainability Office has teamed up with CT Rides, a state transportation program, to encourage you to take the bus, train, shuttle, or carpool whenever you go off campus. To give you an extra incentive for fall break, CT Rides is holding a free raffle for a $25 Amtrak gift card for anyone who signs up for its NuRide incentive program or takes alternative transportation over break.
There are 4 ways to enter (one entry per person):
1. Sign up for NuRide at the CT Rides table on October 9th from 11:30-1:30 or email Alexandra.Bernier[at]ctrides[dot]com.
2. Offer or ask for a ride on the Rideboard between October 9-23.
3. Sign up for one of the shuttles to Bradley Airport, New Haven Train Station, New York City, or Boston by October 16th.
4. Share how you’re traveling sustainably over break with the Sustainability Office at the CT Rides table on October 9th, post it on Facebook (wesleyansustainability), or email us at sustainability[at]wesleyan[dot]edu by October 17th.
Learn more about how to travel sustainably on our website.
Date: Wednesday, October 9
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM (to sign up at the CT Rides table)
From the dream team of Richie Starzec ’14, Nelle Herrick ’14, and Leo Liu ’14:
Remember Feet to the Fire? Common Moment? All that fun stuff? Remember taking that photo on Foss Hill the first day? When was the last time the entire Class of 2014 did something fun together?
Never. Let’s celebrate those early days again.
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 8th from 2-5PM in the FOUNTAIN BACKYARDS
THERE WILL BE:
Brunch food (for 1 swipe), music (DJ Prodigy), badminton, volleyball, PIE EATING CONTEST, and a water balloon toss
WHAT TO BRING:
Blankets, frisbees, friends, food to share
TWO $250 GIFT CARDS TO BROAD STREET BOOKS WILL BE RAFFLED OFF!
Additionally, information about the Senior Gift Committee (SWAG) will be available on site
Rain Location: Beckham Hall
Class Council, Senior Class Officers, Student Affairs (Deans’ Office, ResLife CAs), and University Relations
Date: Sunday, September 8th, 2013
Time: 2–5 p.m.
Place: Fountain Backyards
Cost: One (1) meal swipe
It’s that time again, friends. Music, Marshmallows, Chocolate, Graham Crackers, S’mores, Redundancy – we’ll have it all this Thursday.
The band ONE TRACK MIND will be playing a set while you get your s’mores on and hang out with your friends. The event is free, including the raffle to win some delectable prizes. So what are you doing this Thursday? Charring some marshmallow fluff and rocking out – that’s what.
- Date: Thursday, April 28
- Time: 9:00 PM – 12:00 AM
- Place: Outside Usdan
- Cost: Free!
Brenna Galvin ’11 writes in with an update on the Take Back the Night Raffle:
Hey Everyone! Thanks for those who entered the raffle, we raised $85 dollars for a great cause! The winners have been picked and contacted. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who generously donated and entered the raffle!
This sounds cool (literally, LOL):
UCAB will be showing the movie Happy Feet in honor of penguin awesomeness and the end of the coldest part of winter…
There will be a snow cone machine along with popcorn and movie candy. There will also be a raffle to win various movies and itunes gift cards!
Date: Feb. 25
Time: 9:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Place: Daniel Family Commons (3rd floor Usdan)
Curious where tables selling the delicious vagina-shaped goods of Vagina Week* fundraising will be? Monica Vitti ’12 writes in to tell us about the this years operations (which started yesterday):
V-Day volunteers will be selling chocolate vaginas, vagina cupcakes, vagina cookies, and other baked goods. We will also be selling raffle tickets. General raffle tickets are $2 and prizes include:
• a gift certificate to yoga in Middletown
• tequila from forest liquor (with id)
• a bike helmet from pedal power
• a gift certificate for café ology
• a gift certificate for typhoon
• a gift certificate to laser tag
• a gift certificate to la boca
• movie tickets for destina
There is a separate raffle to win dinner with Professor Demetrius Eudell; tickets are $3.
Proceeds will benefit a local shelter. The table will be there during mealtimes (11 am – 2 pm and 5 pm – 8 pm) at Usdan all this week (it started Monday) through Friday the 13th. There will also be people selling things at Olin from 9-11 pm.
I grabbed a piece of baklava yesterday. It was amazing. For those of you who don’t know what baklava is, I suggest you support a good cause and find out.
What: Vagina Week baked goods and raffle tickets
Days: Now through Friday
Usdan: 11 AM – 2 PM and 5-8 PM
Olin: 9-11 PM
Also, don’t forget to go to the Vagina Monologues later this week.
*If you don’t know what Vagina Week is, here is the description from last year.