Oct 14, 2008
Around Liberty in 90 Words
by Jennifer Schmidt
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The homecoming festivities are quickly approaching, as are the opportunities for students to earn some extra cash for those late-night snacks. Student Activities is offering cash prizes for the top winners of the parade during homecoming. The prizes range from $300 to $600. The floats will be judged on how creatively and thematically students convey team spirit. Students interested in participating should pick up an application at the LaHaye Student Union. The deadline to register is Oct. 20. For more information visit Liberty.edu/studentactivities or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fun Fall Activities
The cooler winds and colorful leaves spark a desire within many people to embrace the beauty of the outdoors. Students may be interested in visiting Johnson’s Orchards for an opportunity to harvest their apples. More information may be found at JohnsonsOrchards.com. Students may also be interested in embracing the fall spirit by carving pumpkins or trying their luck in a corn maze. The four-acre corn maze is located in Trestle Park. For more information, visit TrestlePark.com.
Running for Celebrity or President?
Quiet Hours Still Apply
Students are allowed sign out to the new Tilley Student Center for a late-night activity. The concept of having a place for students to sign out is excellent, however, the downside of this privilege is indirectly evident as some students have experienced loud disturbances outside their dorm windows after curfew. Apparently some students take detours in between the Tilley and their dorms. It may boost the cool factor five points to be out after curfew, but people who have chosen to stay in their dorms are either studying, sleeping or procrastinating. For those who are avid supporters of the procrastination option, peace and quiet during the night allows better concentration when ignoring homework. For those that practice procrastination by leaving homework behind in the dorm, just do so quietly.
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