BSU and ASA First Homecoming Event: Upcoming on November 12th

The homecoming event hosted by the Black Student Union (BSU) and African Student Association (ASA) will be on Saturday, November 12th from 9pm until 12am in Daugherty-Palmer Commons (DPC). They will be selling tickets during lunch in front of the great room. The ticket prices are $7 each for St. Mary’s students, $12 for 2 tickets, $5 for volunteers and $10 for guests. Be sure to bring your ID to be admitted as a St. Mary’s student.

The theme this year will be 90’s vs. Afrocentric style. Attendees are strongly encouraged to wear African print or popular fashion clothes from the 90s. The music will include hip-hop, reggae, afrobeats, soca, and dancehall. This will be the first year the two clubs will host the event, and they are hoping for a great turnout. Please come out and support both clubs!

Crystal Worrell, BSU president explains, “It will be a fun filled nights with lots of dancing and food celebrating and showing appreciation for black and African culture!” Kebron Negesse, ASA vice president added, “It is going to be a celebration of black culture such as clothing, dance, music, and food.”

If you would like to volunteer contact Crystal Worrell at cworrell@smcm.edu. Responsibilities will include keeping watch of all exits, helping set up and break down, and making sure students get home and feel safe during the event.

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