Hip Hop Artist Roscoe Dash and other Celebrities to Appear at SC State’s Welcome Back Week 2010

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Roscoe DashSummer has come to an end, and it’s that time again to get back into the swing of college life. To assist with the adjustment, SC State’s Campus Activities Board (CAB) welcomes all students to the University with Welcome Back Week 2010, including celebrities such as Roscoe Dash, and exciting activities for the entire student body to enjoy. This year’s theme is “I am SC State.”  Welcome Back Week 2010 will take place this evening through Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010.

 “The ‘I am SC State’ theme refers to all students, faculty and staff restoring pride in our University,” said Cortney Burgess, CAB president.  “Welcome Back Week 2010 will be a week that students will never forget,” he continued. Welcome Back Week 2010 will include the following activities:

What:              “I am Educated Colloquium.”  Individuals will speak on how to be successful in today’s society.
Who:               Former Black Entertainment Television (BET) “106 and Park” host, Marie “Free” Wright, and a host of other young African-American entrepreneurs.
When:             Monday, Aug. 23, 2010
Where:           K.W. Green Student Center’s Bulldog Lounge
Time:              7:30 p.m.
Price:              This is a free event.

What:              “I am Diverse.”  Learn about various organizations while listening to music and enjoying inflatables.
Who:               “Divine Nine” Greek organizations and SC State’s Career Center
When:              Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010
Where:            K.W. Green Student Center Plaza
Time:               3 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Price:              This is a free event.

What:              “I am a Believer.”
Who:               America’s hottest illusionist, Jason Bishop, will ignite the crowd with his magical tactics.
When:             Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010
Where:            Dr. Barbara A. Vaughan Recital Hall
Time:               7:30 p.m.
Price:               General Admission is $3.  

What:              “I am Hollywood.” Attendees will watch the movie, Death at a Funeral, starring Chris Rock, Tracey Morgan and Danny Glover
When:             Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010
Where:           K.W. Green Student Center
Time:              8 p.m.
Price:              This event is free.

What:              “I am Music” featuring Roscoe Dash
Who:               Hip- hop artist Roscoe Dash is popular for hit songs such as Show Out and All the Way Turnt Up. Dash will debut the CoCo Kiss Girls.
When:             Friday, Aug.  27, 2010
Where:           K.W. Green Student Center Plaza
Time:              7:30 p.m.
Price:              This event is free to the public.

What:              “Aloha, SC State.” This event will include water games, delicious food and musical tunes.
When:             Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010
Where:           K.W. Green Student Center Plaza
Time               5:30 p.m.-8: 30 p.m.
Price:              This event is free.

For additional information about Welcome Back Week 2010, contact the CAB Office at (803) 536-8488.