Spirit Week

If we looked a little out of the ordinary last week, it's because we were celebrating Spirit Week, organized by the Student Association officers. Spirit week is a fun opportunity to dress up (or down?) with costumes based on daily themes. On Monday, we either dressed up like socialites or like people from the [...]

Celebrating Christmas in the Dorms

On Sunday evening, the dorms celebrated Christmas with parties. First, students from both dorms gathered for goodies in the Women's dorm lobby. The women had decorated their doors and the men voted on the door decoration they liked best. After the men had left, the women voted on the door they liked best. Many [...]

Juniors Win Class Scramble

"Batteries!" The word echoes across the gym as students scramble to find a battery in the pile of items their class brought from their dorm rooms. Once found, a runner speeds to the center of the gym and tries to place the batteries in a hula hoop circle before runners from the other three [...]

Fun at a Corn Maze

Instead of our traditional Fall Fest this year, we took a field trip to a corn maze.  The Treinen Farm Corn Maze near Lodi was listed by USA Today as one of the ten best in the country. This year's design, entitled "The Schrödinger's Cat and Other Thought Experiments Maze" was both challenging and [...]

SA Fall Picnic

There's nothing like outdoor games with friends on a sunny day to help students temporarily forget their studies. At 11:00 last Sunday, the entire student body gathered in the field for our traditional SA Fall Picnic, pitting class against class in a variety of games and challenges. Each class group wore their colors as [...]

Spring Picnic

This Wednesday, students and faculty enjoyed the annual spring picnic. The weather was beautiful, and the Student Association officers had planned a variety of fun activities. Each class participated in an obstacle course that included a rope walk over the Crawfish River, tire flipping, disc golf, crawling through hoops, rolling down a hill, a [...]

SA Spirit Week

If we look a little out of the ordinary this week, it's because we're smack dab in the middle of Spirit Week, organized by the Student Association officers. Spirit week is a fun opportunity to dress up (or down?) with costumes based on daily themes. On Monday, we tried to outdo each other with [...]

Men’s Dorm Second Annual Cook-off!

Last Saturday night, the men's dorm had their second annual ramen cook-off in the home-ec room. Five teams chopped, boiled, shredded, fried, crushed, sprinkled, and poured ingredients such as eggs, pepper, carrots, cabbage, potato chips, BBQ sauce, mushrooms, onions, Takis Fuego chips, ginger, salt, and much in an effort to create the perfect ramen [...]