Friday, Apr. 4
Spirit Unleashed is a 24-hour period of renewal and recreation in fellowship with others. From 4 p.m. Friday, through 4 p.m. Saturday, students will stay in rustic cabins at the FLOC Outdoor Education Center near Harpers Ferry, W.Va. (neighbor of the Shenandoah River Campus at Cool Spring). Time is filled with mindful meditation and a 12-mile bike ride along the flat C&O Canal towpath. (Bikes are provided.) Cost is $25 per student; space is limited to 20 students. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Take Back the Night begins at 9 p.m. in Goodson Chapel / Recital Hall. The event includes a performance of “The Gray Areas,” written and directed by students Mariea Terrell and Kaedy Fischer. “The Gray Areas” takes a look at often-overlooked and forgotten circumstances of sexual assault cases. The show is filled with slam poetry and music. It is immediately followed by the annual Glass Breaking Project. Contact directors Terrell and Fischer at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org or Director of the Women’s Studies Program Amy Sarch at email@example.com FREE
Saturday, Apr. 5
Alpha Kappa Psi Interactive Murder Mystery begins at 8 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center. You are invited to the Shenandoah University Class of 1984 Reunion, where an alumnus will be killed! The ’80s-themed reunion becomes a murder investigation as you and other guests search the Brandt Student Center looking for clues – and the killer. AKPsi members will portray Joyce Frigidaire Kissbutter (the valedictorian), Mike Machissmo (captain of the football team), Sheila Snatchett, (the class flirt), Sister Gilmer Anastasia (beloved English teacher), Tony Cosomono (quiet Cooking Club member), Meredith Leathernest (transfer student), Stacy Kissbutter (butch wrestling star) and Conchita Bonita (the outcast). Admission is a donation of canned goods for the Congregational Community Action Project (C-CAP), a cooperative ministry of local churches and synagogues that collectively provide financial, material and supportive assistance to people in need. Contact AKPsi member Grace Gioglio at firstname.lastname@example.org
Spring Dance Concert is presented at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the Ohrstrom-Bryant Theatre. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for senior citizens and $10 for non-SU students. Complimentary tickets are available in advance for students with SU I.D. Visit http://www.conservatoryperforms.org or call the box office at 540/665-4569 for more details.
Monday, Apr. 7
Shenandoah Scene Peeps Diorama Entries are due at the Brandt Student Center Information Desk by 4 p.m. today. Judging by a panel of Peeps experts will be done at 4:30 p.m. and prizes will be awarded in “student” and “employee” categories. Judges will look for originality, craftsmanship and representation of something related to Shenandoah. Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/673080462736423/ or contact email@example.com FREE
Wednesday, Apr. 9
Grad Finale is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Brandt Student Center, Ferrari Room. This is a one-stop shop for students who plan to graduate in May. Apply to graduate, confirm cap and gown orders, order graduation announcements and class rings, purchase diploma frames, win door prizes and more. You can even have a cap-and-gown photo taken by GradImages. Contact the campus bookstore at 540/665-4523 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, Apr. 11
Global Citizenship Project 10-Year Reunion invites everyone who traveled with a GCP group to reunite and enjoy great stories and good food. More information will be posted soon. Contact Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs Renoula Griffin at 540/678-4375 or email@example.com
12th Annual Relay for Life begins at 7 p.m. Friday on the field behind the Brandt Student Center. (Rain location is Shingleton Gym.) This is a fund-raising event for the American Cancer Society. Contact student organizer Shelby DeHaven at firstname.lastname@example.org
“The Hollow,” a second stage musical, is presented at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and at 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Glaize Studio Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults, $9 for senior citizens, and $10 for non-SU students. Complimentary tickets are available in advance for employees and students with SU I.D. Visit http://www.conservatoryperforms.org or call the box office at 540/665-4569 for more details.