Welcome Back Weekend drew crowds of students to the three events organized by the Student Government Association (SGA) programs board. The events ran Jan. 20-22, and included the 2011 comedy-drama […]
Loni Love has cancelled on us. Again. Last semester, Programs Board finally revealed that comic Loni Love would be gracing St. Mary’s with an act, but shortly thereafter, Love cancelled. She was rebooked to perform as part of Program Board’s Welcome Back Weekend, but on Saturday night, Director of Campus Programming and junior Francis Rodezno sent out an all-student email informing the campus that Love had cancelled her Sunday, Sept. 4 show.
World Carnival, a long standing annual tradition at the College, serves as a reminder that the community is part of a larger picture both regionally and internationally. The event, which often serves as a symbol to the student body of another school year coming to a close, has always been a large focal point for the Programs Board since its inception. This year, however, the Programs Board is touting the event as one of the most extravagant and diverse school functions yet.
The recent termination of junior Reid Levin from the position of Programs Board Coffeehouse Chair, ostensibly related to lackluster attendance at meetings, is leaving some students crying foul play.
Recently the SGA Programs Board here at St. Mary’s hosted comedians Arvin Mitchell and Myq Kaplan for their weekly Friday Comedy Series in St. Mary’s Hall’s Auerbach Auditorium.
Seaton Smith had a problem with the stage lighting. Playing on racial stereotypes, he claimed that because the lighting was so dim at the front of the stage, when he walked forward he immediately became a “suspect.” But back upstage, in the brightness of the spotlight, he was again “safe.”