First Annual Grit n’ Wit Lives up to Name

By: Trevor Lilly On Saturday, September 22, WCSU hosted its first annual Grit n’ Wit event. Students, faculty, and staff alike could compete in teams of up to 6 people in a mile-long obstacle course winding through most of the midtown campus. Keeping true to its name, the course featured both physical and mental challenges…

WCSU to feature film screening and director Q&A: ’One Vote’

DANBURY, CONN. — Western Connecticut State University will host a screening of “One Vote” at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, in Room 122 of White Hall on the university’s Midtown campus, 181 White Street in Danbury. A question-and-answer session with director Christine Woodhouse will follow. The event is free and open to the public….

‘Meditation: Multicultural Perspectives,’ more at WCSU

DANBURY, CONN.— The Western Connecticut State University Institute for Holistic Health Studies (IHHS), the Center for Compassion, Creativity and Innovation and the Honors Students of Compassion will provide meditation workshops from 4 to 9:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, in the Ballroom of the Campus Center on the WCSU Westside campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension…

WCSU to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Full Day Program

On March 5 at 9:15 a.m. in the Student Center Theater on WCSU’s midtown campus, WCSU will host a full-day interactive program, “Celebrating Women Past and Present.” Sponsored by the Women’s Center of Greater Danbury, the Danbury Public Library, and the Danbury Museum and Historical Society, and organized by WCSU Education and Literary Professor Dr….

WCSU Theatre Department to Present “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”

Eric LaRocca | Staff Writer At 7 pm on Friday, March 4th, the WCSU theatre department will begin its run of Tennessee Williams’ classic play, “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.” The production will be presented on the Main Stage of the Visual and Performing Arts Center located on the University’s Westside campus. In recent years,…

Theatre Meets Hip-Hop at WCSU

By Eric LaRocca, Staff Writer Listen up, lovers of theatre and hip-hop! WCSU has a special treat for you. At 6 p.m. on Feb. 23 in the Ives Concert Hall in White Hall on the WCSU Midtown campus, Rapper and Hip-Hop artist Andrew “Fig” Figueroa will present his show, “Mixed-Race Mixtape.” Hailing from Northampton, Massachusetts, Figueroa…

3LAU to Drop the Beat at Tuxedo Junction in February

Eric LaRocca Staff Writer Listen up, music lovers! Local fans of EDM can rejoice as one of the most invigorating artists currently operating on the electronic dance music landscape, 3LAU, is scheduled to perform at Tuxedo Junction on Sat, Feb. 27. 3LAU is bringing his “Charged Up” music spectacle to the local venue with supporting guests, Randy…