The Charger Bulletin

University Holds Annual Up ‘til Dawn Celebration

Members of the Up 'til Dawn E-Board.

Beth Beaudry, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

Up ‘til Dawn has raised $99,928 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The annual celebratory event was held Saturday, Feb. 22 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. in the Beckerman Recreation Center. Raising money for St. Jude is a tradition on campus that many students participate in. Often, student organizations...

Up ‘Til Dawn Raises Over $118,000 for Cancer

Up 'Til Dawn e-board members hold up the night's total.

Everett Bishop, Student Life Editor

February 28, 2019

Students at the University of New Haven raised $118, 702 during Saturday’s, Feb. 23 Up ‘til Dawn event. As the name implies, students are challenged to stay up all night in order to raise money for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. This was the event’s 11th year running at the univer...

Up ‘Til Dawn Raises $114,157 with Finale Event, Surpassing $100,000 Goal

Samantha Higgins

March 2, 2016

The University of New Haven Up ‘Til Dawn raised $114, 157 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, securing a place as third in the nation for fundraising for St. Jude after their annual Finale Event on Feb. 27. “I came in sleepy and the moment I stepped through the doors, I was wide awa...

President’s Corner

James Kielar

March 2, 2016

Humans, Be sure to check out the second and final USGA President and Treasurer Candidate debate this Wednesday at 9 p.m. in the Alumni Lounge. The debates are a great way to learn the views and opinions of those running for office for next year! I strongly encourage you to attend. I would like...

Charger Battery

Kaitlin Mahar

March 2, 2016

Positives: + Everybody go check out the UNH Theater Program’s production of The Maids March 2 through March 5 at 8 p.m.! + Congratulations to everyone who participated in Up ‘Til Dawn - UNH raised $114,157 for the kids of St. Jude! Negatives: - Will James Kielar’s wallyball team please ...

A Look at Up ‘til Dawn

Samantha Higgins

February 24, 2016

“No child should die in the dawn of life.” For some students at the University of New Haven, these words spoken by St. Jude founder Danny Thomas, are words that are held near and dear to their hearts. Up ‘til Dawn is an organization found on numerous college campuses that enlists students to work year round to raise money for St. Jude ...

ABC Fashion Show Held For the Kids

Emma O'Dell

October 28, 2015

On Oct. 14, Jacqueline Hinrichs, who is St. Jude’s fundraising president, put on an ABC (Anything But Clothes) fashion show. This is the first time the St. Jude Up ‘Til Dawn committee has put on a fashion show to help fundraise for the finale of Up ‘Til Dawn in February. The committee has set a go...

My first time at Up ‘Til Dawn

Samantha Higgins

March 4, 2015

I’m one of those people that signs up for everything at the Club Fair at the beginning of the year. I always have the good intention of following through with a lot of them, but life happens and I usually drop a few. Unfortunately for me, I dropped Up ‘Til Dawn. I say unfortunately because after going t...

The Charger Battery

Kaitlin Mahar

March 4, 2015

Positives  + Up ‘Til Dawn was a huge success, as students raised more than $87,000 for St. Jude Research Hospital and surpassed LSU as the top third fundraising university in the country. + The University held a make-up day for classes on Thursday in an effort for both students and teach...

Staying up for good

The Charger Bulletin

March 3, 2015

By SAMANTHA HIGGINS, ASHLEY WEMMELL & HECTOR RAMIREZ STAFF WRITERS [email protected] The University of New Haven surpassed Louisiana State University and is now the third fundraising university in the country after shattering all expectations by raising $87,130 for St. Jude Children’s...

Up ‘Til Dawn surpasses $60,000

Elissa Sanci

February 25, 2015

The University of New Haven Up ‘Til Dawn has been known to go above and beyond in terms of fundraising for St. Jude Children’s Hospital—last year, Up ‘Til Dawn surpassed their goal by raising $34,000 and this year, the organization has already hit and passed their second goal of $60,000 by raising...

Up ‘til Dawn sets a new goal

Samantha Mathewson

November 12, 2014

The University of New Haven’s St. Jude Up ‘til Dawn has challenged themselves to raise $18,000 by Thanksgiving break after surpassing their initial goal of $16,500. “We have had two major side events thus far. We have had our first annual Dodge Ball Tournament and our annual Zombie Prom. In total, both events...

Celebrating the Children

Samantha Salvio

March 12, 2014

Up ‘Til Dawn surpasses their fundraising goal, raising over $34,000 for the patients at St. Jude Children’s Hospital. After six months of hard work, University of New Haven’s Up ‘Til Dawn surpassed their goal of $30,000 and raised over $34,000 for St. Jude Children’s Hospital, becoming the top fundraising Up ‘Til Dawn university chapter in the New Engl...

Up ‘til Dawn Finale Event

Nadine Northway

March 13, 2013

On Saturday, March 9 at 10 p.m., Up ‘til Dawn hosted their first finale event to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The idea of the event was for students to stay up until dawn at 6 a.m. to bring light to the fact that the children and families lose so much sleep when their child...

UNH Survives Zombie Apocalypse

Liana Teixeira

October 24, 2012

What happens when you combine the living dead, dancing and a good cause? A hauntingly successful Zombie Prom. This past Friday, Oct, 19, the German Club was transformed into a genuine zombie haven as Up ‘til Dawn hosted the University of New Haven’s first annual Zombie Prom. Students dressed up in...

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