In order to raise additional funds for the upcoming Relay for Life event scheduled for Saturday, October 15th, students and faculty on the Harrisburg campus held a second celebrity bartending event on Friday, October 7th at Molly Brannigans from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tips from the evening benefited the Relay for Life event.
Professors Dionne Anthon
, Juliet Moringiello
, Tonya Evans
, Jennifer Lear
, and Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development Ben Barros
joined students Peter Aziz, Adam Rarich, and Kristin Potter to serve as bartenders. Over $300 was collected at the event and 100% of the profits will go to Widener’s Relay for Life.
Megan Henry, who is the Chair of the Relay for Life committee, said, “The celebrity bartending event was a huge success. Everyone had so much fun.”
The first celebrity bartending event, which also benefited Widener’s Relay for Life, was held on September 23rd and raised $250. Participating bartenders included Chris Robinette
, John Capowski
, Michael Dimino
, and Dean of Students Keith Sealing
along with students Adam Gibbons, Kristin Potter, Sam Shusterhoff, Janaki Theircakmuran, and Timonthy Condus.