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 March 11 - March 18, 2010 


Now you know how to greet people in Basque!    

The Department of Student & Community Involvement has been working its Bobcat tail off to make your time at Frostburg State University that much more enjoyable! All the programs that we put on are FOR YOU!

Tonight UPC will be showing a Feature Film: Due Date!

Tomorrow, experience Greek Life's National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) at its finest with the IOTA PartyWalk and Party. The Party is SOLD OUT but we still have a few left for the PartyWalk. Purchase your ticket at the Lane University Center Box Office today until 4PM.

Pick up your bracket for Sigma Alpha Epsilon's first annual March Madness Bracketology Tournament starting Monday, March 14, 2011. First place winner will win two tickets to a Wizards basketball game.

Graduating this Spring? Head down to the FSU Bookstore Monday, March 14 - Friday, March 18, 2011 from 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM to browse the selection of graduate materials. Announcements, frames, cap and gown, etc. to be purchased by March 18, 2011. Also, celebrate the grand opening of the The University Bookstore with QZK 94.1 Free Giveaways, Discounted Apparel, and Free Food to be offered.

Do you love  New York City? University Programming Council is sponsoring a trip to NYC on April 2. Tickets for the trip to NYC are $35 and go on sale on Monday March 7, 2011. Purchase your ticket ASAP due to limited seating.

will be showing International Film: Forever Enthralled on Tuesday March 15, 2011; Then, relax in the Zen Zone on Wednesday with free massages, oxygen bar and heated blankets. UPC challenges any takers to bowl a perfect game at Cosmic Bowling on Thursday March 17, 2011.

Congratulations to the new class of FSU students that graduated this past weekend from The Sloop Insitute for Excellence in Leadership at Bedford Springs Resort.

Alpha Phi Omega is sponsoring the The Pulsera Project  in the Lane University Center lobby. They are selling bracelets Monday 10AM-4PM as a fundraising effort for the children's shelter in Nicaragua to provide these children with books, food, water and medicine .

Robert Cooper
Director of Student Activities
March 11 - March 18, 2011

03/11 Last Day to Purchase Georgetown Tickets, 9:00 AM, LUC Info Desk
03/11-03/18 UPC NYC Trip Ticket Sale
, 9:00 AM, LUC Box Office 

03/11 UPC Feature Film: Due Date, 8:00 PM & 10:00 PM, LUC 111

03/12 Trip to Georgetown, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Bus Departs from PAC Center Parking Lot

03/12 Iota Party Walk,  5:30 PM,  Auxiliary Gym, TICKET IS REQUIRED

03/12 UPC Feature Film: Due Date, 8:00 PM, LUC 111

03/12 Iota Party, 10:00 PM, Auxiliary Gym,TICKET & ID REQUIRED, SOLD OUT!!! 

03/13 CES Celtic Crossroads, 7:30 PM, Mountain Ridge High School

03/14-03/15 SAE March Madness Bracketology, All Day, LUC Info Desk 

03/15 UPC International Film: Forever Enthralled, 7:00 PM, LUC 111

03/15 Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:00 PM, LUC 111

03/16 UPC Creation Station: Zen Zone, 1:00 PM, LUC 232 Atkinson Room 

03/17 UPC Cosmic  Bowling, 10:00 PM-Midnight, The Bowler in LaVale 



BSA - Black Student Alliance CPC - College Panhellenic Council

UPC - University Programming Council CES - Cultural Event Series

LUC - Lane University Center SAE - Sigma Alpha Epsilon APO - Alpha Phi Omega

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Student Activites

UPC Georgetown Trip & Ticket Sale


Saturday March 12, 2011

Departs from PAC Parking Lot at 9:00 AM


Friday March 11, 2011 Georgetown Shopping

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Lane University Center Info Desk

Tickets: $15



Purchase your tickets today for an exciting trip to Georgetown! Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Lane University Center Info Desk ending TODAY. UPC is sponsoring this trip to Georgetown to allow students to SHOP TIL THEY DROP !! This great opportunity will take place this Saturday, March 12th 2011. The bus to Georgetown will be leaving at 9:00 AM from the Performing Arts Center (PAC) Parking Lot and will return around 11:30 PM.  




NYCUPC NYC Trip & Ticket Sale


Saturday April 2, 2011Times Square

Departs from PAC Parking Lot at 9:00 AM


Friday March 11, 2011

9:00 AM

Lane University Center Info Desk

Tickets: $35



Have you always wanted to go to New York City but never had the opportunity? Here's your chance to go to NYC and tickets are ONLY $35. That's less than a tank of gas! When you arrive in NYC you will get off at TIMES SQUARE where the opportunities to enjoy yourself are ENDLESS! The trip is set for April 2, 2011 so pick up your ticket starting on MONDAY!  

Tickets are limited so.... 





Due Date Movie Trailer 2 Official (HD)
Due Date Movie Trailer 2 Official (HD)

UPC Feature Film: Due Date  

Friday & Saturday, March 11 & 12, 2011

Friday: 8:00 PM & 10:00 PM

Saturday: 8:00 PM

Lane University Center 111



Peter Highman (Robert Downey Jr.) must get to LA in five days to be at the birth of his firstborn. He is about to fly home from Atlanta when his luggage and wallet are sent to LA without him, and he is put on the "no-fly" list. Desperate to get home Peter is forced to accept the offer of Ethan Tremblay (Zach Galifianakis) to hitch a ride with him cross-country. Peter is about to go on the most terrifying and agonizing journey of his life.



SAE March Madness Bracketology 

March Madness

Monday March 14, 2011 

9:00 AM

Lane University Center Info Desk




Do you LOVE MARCH MADNESS? The brothers of Sigma Alpha Epsilon do too and is sponsoring its first annual March Madness Bracketology! Brackets can be filled out or brought to the Lane Univeristy Center Info Desk for submission. The brackets will be based off a

point system and the individual with the highest point total will win the tickets! Students will be able to turn in their bracket until NOON on Tuesday, March 15, 2011. TURN YOUR BRACKET IN ASAP!    



UPC International Film: Forever Enthralled 

Tuesday March 15, 2011

7:00 PM

Lane University Center 111



Forever Enthralled (Mei Lanfang) - Trailer (hungarian subtitle)
Forever Enthralled (Mei Lanfang) - Trailer (hungarian subtitle)

Inevitably recalling director Chen Kaige's 1993 masterpiece, the international smash Farewell, My Concubine, the sumptuous period epic Forever Enthralled (originally and more elegantly given the eponymous biographical title Mei Lanfang) dramatizes the life of Lanfang (Leon Lai), widely regarded as one of the most legendary opera performers in all of Chinese history. Though a male, Lanfang built his reputation on the basis of outstanding performances as female characters, and in fact, lived out his private life buckling under the weight of repressed emotions.Kaige

structurally divides the epic into segments. The film commences with a 70-minute sequence that depicts Mei's reaction to a letter from his uncle, cautioning him against the dangers of an operatic career; in the years that follow, Mei recoils from social rules (wrought by his chosen profession) that severely restrict his actions. The narrative then moves forward in time by a decade, to a point where Mei has somehow managed to bound over the said limitations and establish himself as the single most popular opera star in all of China. Conflict lingers, however -- present in Mei's repeated on-stage duels with the performer Swallow 13 (an apocryphal character who represents a composite of several real-life figures), whose style is the polar opposite of his own. Kaige

then moves ahead in time to explore Mei's efforts to juggle a second marriage to Fu Zhifang (Chen Hong) and his relationship with his manager, Oju Rubai (Sun Honglei), whose passion for Mei's on-stage craft (and, possibly, a desire for Mei himself) know no bounds. Sadly, a pitfall to Mei's familial security soon presents itself in the form of a young female admirer, Meng Xiaodong (Zhang Ziyi) with whom he lapses into a love affair.



Alcoholics Anonymous 

Tuesdays AA crest

7:00 PM 

Lane University Center 110

Do you feel that you have little or no control over how much or how often you drink? There is a solution. Alcoholics Anonymous is a group of men and women who come together to solve a common problem. There are no dues or fees. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization, or institution; neither endorses or opposes any causes. This is a meeting run by students, exclusively for students.



UPC Creation Station: Zen Zone

Wednesday March 16, 2011

1:00 PM

Lane University Center Derezinski Lounge



Stressed Out? Need to unwind? Need a rubdown? Let us help you to relax and rejuvenate the mind and body. IMAGINE how you will feel laying on a heated leather chair while your neck, back, and lags are messaged from top to bottom and back again. You're all warm and toasty all covered up and  the gentle sound of ocean waves crashing on the surf is all you can hear. The taste of and Andy's Candies Mint cools your tongue while you breathe flavored Oxygen from our O2 Bar. Sounds too good to be true. But wait, once your resting time is up you are handed a hot wash cloth to refresh your face and awaken the mind.



bowlingUPC Cosmic Bowlingcosmic bowling

Thursday March 17, 2011

10:00 PM - Midnight

The Bowler in LaVale  

Tickets: $2 - LUC Info Desk  


Can you bowl a perfect game? Come out to The Bowler and test your skills in the lanes. Whether you are an amateur or a seasoned pro; The Bowler welcomes you to a fun and exciting night of Cosmic Bowling!   





For more information about 

Student Activities, contact:

Robert Cooper, Director of Student Activities & Greek Life
205 Lane University Center

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Cultural Events Series  
Celtic Crossroads - Short Trailer
Celtic Crossroads - Short Trailer


Celtic Crossroads

Sunday March 13, 2011  

7:30 PM 

Mountain Ridge High School
Main Street, Frostburg 




It's time to take the stereotypes of traditional Celtic music and toss them aside. Celtic Crossroads revitalizes traditional Irish music and takes it to the next level. The name Celtic Crossroads stems from a time in Ireland when neighboring communities met at crossroads between towns and villages to socialize before the pub tradition began. Blending a mix of inventive arrangements and bass-driven grooves with traditional Irish acoustic music, the Celtic Crossroads performance travels to new territory. Seven musicians play over 20 instruments (including whistles, harps, fiddles, banjos, mandolins, accordions, drums and others) to present Irish tunes influenced by other musical styles, including European gypsy, North American bluegrass, classical and jazz. Celtic Crossroads presents Irish music like never before, set to do to Irish music what Riverdance has done to Irish dance.


"Without a doubt, the most exciting music show to come out of Ireland in decades,"

- Frank McNamara, originator of The Irish Tenors



Jon Spelman Presents "Grimm n' Grits"jspelman

Thursday March 31, 2011

4:30 PM

Lane University Center 232 Atkinson Room


General Public - $7

FSU Student - FREE!!!  

Purchase tickets from Lane University Center Box Office 


The afternoon presentation of "Grimm 'n Grits" will be targeted to an audience of elementary school children and educations from throughout the tri-state region, including students from the 21st Century Afterschool Program in Cumberland. In this program, Spelman transforms the fun of the Grimm fairy tales into exciting Southern rural stories, including two stories: a version of the Bremen Town Musicians, called Jack And The Varmints, and a story called Grass Cape, which is a combination of Cinderella and the old folktale that inspired Shakespeare's King Lear.



Jon Spelman Presents "Digging into Shakespeare"jon spelman

Thursday March 31, 2011

7:30 PM

Lane University Center 232 Atkinson Room


General Public - $10

FSU Student - FREE!!!

Purchase tickets from Lane University Center Box Office 


"Digging into Shakespeare" explores his comical, entertaining, and often calamitous experiences in performing Shakespeare throughout his acting career. The Washington Review wrote, "He (Jon Spelman) lifts the audience onto the stage and sends them laughingly back to their seats." Spelman will take the works of William Shakespeare and weave soliloquies from his plays, including two from "Richard III," along with a little "Romeo and Juliet," some "Titus Andronicus" for the blood sport lovers in the audience with his own self-deprecating recollections of disastrous performances and the star-crossed love affairs they begat, or vise versa.  He will even retool "Venus and Adonis" as a blues number featuring musician Tina Chancey on the viola de gamba, a sort of Renaissance-era guitar played with a bow. Appropriately, "Digging into Shakespeare" wraps up with Spelman's recollection of taking his daughter, Anna, at age 15 to see "The Tempest," which features one of the Bard's great father-daughter relationships. Shakespeare buffs will enjoy it as will people who think they don't get Shakespeare, or at least, haven't yet.  




Javon Jackson Bandjavon jackson

Friday April 1, 2011 

Arts for Enrichment Educational Session 

4:30 PM


Public Performance

8:00 PM


Adult - $18

Under 17 -  $13

FSU Employee - $13

FSU Student - $3

Windsor Hall, Town Centre, Cumberland


Tenor jazz saxophonist Javon Jackson gained international recognition when he performed with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. But Jackson has quickly established himself himself as a leader in jazz music and has toured with the Javon Jackson Band throughout the world. Playing professionally in clubs since the age of 16, Jackson met and was mentored by jazz great Branford Marsalis. After graduating from Boston's prestigious Berklee School of Music and later getting his master's degree in music, Jackson became a sought-after entertainer. Over the years, his style of jazz has grown to reflect his influences form the funk, R&B and rock worlds. He often departs from his hard bop jazz and adds a mix of soul/funk to produce a sound that is daring and honest.     


For more information about
Cultural Events Series,

Mary Jane Plummer, Director of Cultural Events Series


204 Lane University Center

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Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Business hours may be extended for approved late night events. The student body will be notified of these events and changes to regular building hours via postings in the Lane University Center and/ or an announcement through email.

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For more information about  

Lane University Center, contact:
Robert Webber, Director of Lane University Center


205 Lane University Center  

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 Student Government Association 
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Congratulations to the newly elected Senate for 2011-2012!!!



Mary Biscoe


Vice President  

Jasmine Clark



Jonathan Williams


Transfer Senate

Jacob Wigfield


On Campus Senate

Susan Ngo

Brittany Alvarez

Jerica Bennett

Edwina Rogers

Jasmine Alston

Michael Schoelen

Alyssia Jones

Dameon M'Bayo


Off Campus Senate 

Joseph Bohrer

Leanna Atkins

Sharon Saku

Elizabeth Ilori-Olawoye

Shannon Dunn

Wydell Bannerman

Eric Stinchcomb


At Large Senate

Miranda McClellan-Bowden

Emily Hall

Megan Linthicum

Annemarie Turner

James Coppedge

Lynda Quan



SGA Meetings

All meetings are at 7:30 PM in Lane University Center 232

Thursday, *March 31, 2011
*April 14, 2011
May 5, 2011

*Denotes that the meeting will take place in Lane University Center 111

General meeting open to all FSU students

Greek Life


Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.  


As Iota Phi Theta continues to grow and strengthen, so will its commitment to make meaningful contributions to society in general, with particular emphasis in the African-American community. Throughout America, Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc. has come to represent excellence in all areas. The Fraternity is, and shall forever remain dedicated to its founders' vision of "Building a Tradition, Not Resting Upon One!"



Any comments or questions, please call or email

Indiana Addison  Cell: 301.520.8689     


Iota Phi Theta - Official Website 


Party Walk Competition & After Party

Saturday March 12, 2011

6:00 PM - 2:00 AM 

Cordts PE Center, Auxiliary Gym











Iota Informational Meeting

Sunday March 13, 2011

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Lane University Center 113  



APO Pulsera Projectpulsera 

Monday March 14, 2011

10:00 AM - 4:00 AM

Lane University Center Lobby  


Join Alpha Phi Omega in the Lane University Center Lobby as they will be selling pulsera's. Pulsera is the Spanish word for bracelet. These bracelets are made by children in the Los Quinchos shelter in Nicaragua. Each bracelet is $5, is hand made by these children, and are individually unique! All proceeds go back to these children for books, water, food and medicine.    




New Member Anti-Hazing Program anti hazing

Monday March 14, 2011

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Dunkle 218  


Recognized Fraternities and Sororities new members NEED to ATTEND THIS EVENT!!!  

New members are the only members to attend and please have them arrive at  7:15 PM to sign in. THIS EVENT IS MANDATORY OF ALL ORGANIZATIONS!!!  




For more information about 

Greek Life, contact:

Jamie Winters, Asst. Director of Student Activities & Greek Life


209 Lane University Center 

Leadership & Civic Engagement 


Frostburg State University is once again competing in the annual RecycleMania Tournament, and we need everyone's help to recycle the most and take the title!! RecycleMania is an 8-week competition between over 600 colleges across the country and around the world that started on February 6th and ends on April 2nd. FSU is competing to have the highest percentage of recycled materials, the largest number of pounds of recycling per person on campus, and the lowest number of pounds of garbage per person. Below are tips that will help every FSU student, faculty, and staff member ensure a Bobcat Victory in RecycleMania!!


START RECYCLING if you haven't already!! Recycling bins are located on every floor of every building on campus. Recycling stations have bins for plastic and glass bottles, cans, and mixed paper (office paper, newspaper, magazines). Instead of throwing your plastic bottle in a trash can, carry it the extra two or three feet to a recycling bin.


ONLY RECYCLE materials listed on the bins. Trash or items that do not match the label contaminate the recycling load and disqualify the bag from the competition. In order to be able to count all of our recycling it is CRITICAL that you follow the labels on the bins.


GET INFORMATION on how FSU is doing in the competition by visiting the Learning Green, Living Green Facebook page Recycling information is updated weekly as we submit our results to RecycleMania. You can find out more about RecycleMania at


TELL YOUR FRIENDS about the competition and encourage them to start recycling.  

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Relay for Life Meetings

Tuesdays at 6:00 PM

Lane University Center 109


Relay for Life meetings will be held every Tuesday to give information to all Relay for Life student representatives in order to raise and volunteer more than every before!

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Relay for Life Captain Meeting & Bank Night

Monday April 4, 2011

7:00 PM  

Cordts PE Center, Leake Room


Be sure to come to the last Relay for Life Captain Meeting & Bank Night on Monday, April 4, 2011! It will be the last meeting to turn in any of your fund raising efforts before the event.  Relay for Life is set for April 15, 2011 and is sure to be GREAT! 



Earn $ tutoring local kids!

Read to Succeed! is seeking volunteers to tutor K-8 students in reading and math during the Spring 2011 semesters.  Read To Succeed! is a decade-old service learning project directed by the Office of Leadership and Civic Engagement.  RTS! offers FSU students and community members the opportunity to tutor students as little as one night a week and, in turn, offer tri-state elementary and middle school students FREE math and literacy tutoring.  With 4 nights of tutoring at FSU Pullen Hall 149 and 1 night of tutoring at the South Cumberland Library, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved in the community, gain important teaching experience, secure hours for service learning projects in your major, and potentially earn $10 per hour through work study.   It's a great experience and resume builder!  Training included. Everyone is welcome, though applicants should check with the Financial Aid office for Federal Work Study eligibility (call 301.687.4301). This is a great opportunity for Education and Social Work majors to earn service hours.  Training workshops will be held. If you are interested and/or would like more information, please contact the Program Coordinator anytime during the semester or stop by the Braddock House and see us anytime!

Curtis Tompkins, Read to Succeed Program Coordinator, 301.687.4191




For more information about

Office of Leadership and Civic Engagement, contact: 

Patrick O'Brien, Assistant Director of Leadership and Civic Engagement


Braddock House

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