October 27, 2022
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Halloween on Campus

Don’t miss all the spirited events at Wittenberg

The next few days on campus are going to be ‘frightful’ as numerous organizations are hosting Halloween-inspired events.

Today and Friday, Oct. 27-28, Union Board is sponsoring a two-day Halloween Spectacular from 5 to 11 p.m. Taking place in Founders Pub in the Benham-Pence Student Center, tonight’s events include a Scooby-Doo movie, pie with professors, a costume contest, Halloween coloring with National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI), and pumpkin painting with the Witt Art League.

On Friday, Commencement Hollow will be the favorite haunt with food trucks near Ferncliff Hall and the showing of the movie “Scream” on the outdoor stage. The same night, join in stargazing with the Astronomy Club at Weaver Observatory, and hear ghost stories with President Emeritus William A. Kinnison, class of 1958 and the author of "America's Most Haunted Campus," in room 111 of Koch Hall at 7 p.m.

Additionally, on Friday, Oct. 28, from 7 to 8 p.m., the East Asian Studies and World Languages and Cultures Department will host the East Asian Ghost Story Telling night. Listen to scary tales from East Asia while enjoying Asian snacks in Ness Auditorium inside Hollenbeck Hall.

On Monday, Oct. 31, Career Development will host a Career Trick or Treat from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the first-floor lobby of the Student Center. Trick or Treat with the Greeks will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 6 to 8 p.m. along Alumni Way.

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Wittenberg's curriculum has centered on the liberal arts as an education that develops the individual's capacity to think, read, and communicate with precision, understanding, and imagination. We are dedicated to active, engaged learning in the core disciplines of the arts and sciences and in pre-professional education grounded in the liberal arts. Known for the quality of our faculty and their teaching, Wittenberg has more Ohio Professors of the Year than any four-year institution in the state. The university has also been recognized nationally for excellence in community service, sustainability, and intercollegiate athletics. Located among the beautiful rolling hills and hollows of Springfield, Ohio, Wittenberg offers more than 100 majors, minors and special programs, enviable student-faculty research opportunities, a unique student success center, service and study options close to home and abroad, a stellar athletics tradition, and successful career preparation.

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