Tag Archives: Giving Day

Bronze owl statue commemorated

August Pelliccio—Photo Editor With its wings spread and eyes focused ahead, the bronze owl in front of Engleman Hall has been installed for months with no identifying plaque or installation celebration. Until President Joe Bertolino officially cut the ribbon and kicked off Giving Day last week. The 125th Anniversary Owl Statue is now complemented by a bronze panel embossed with

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Giving Day goal surpassed

Essence Boyd—Copy Editor In one day, students, alumni and university members surpassed their goal of raising $125,000 for the annual Giving Day campaign by taking in $205,853. “Our goal is to get students aware that it’s important to give back, to give to students in need, to give to student scholarships, you know to help people get an education,” said

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SGA allocates money for Giving Day prizes

Victoria Bresnahan—News Editor To incentvize students to participate in the university’s upcoming Giving Day—which encourages alumni, students, faculty and others to donate monetary gifts to the institution—on April 1 the Student Government Association voted to allocate $1,800 from their reserves for one of the fundraising events. On Giving Day, members of clubs and organizations will be competing with each other

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