Kris Allen Performs at Quadchella Celebration

by Rose Brennan & C. Garrett Kiedel, Sports & A&E Editors Manhattan College’s Labor Day weekend and semester as a whole kicked off with a bang on Friday, Aug. 30 with a performance by Kris Allen, the winner of “American Idol” Season Eight. Allen’s performance was a part of MC’s annual “Quadchella,” a welcome-back celebration held at the beginning of every school year.  In addition to a … Continue reading Kris Allen Performs at Quadchella Celebration

Student Government Hosts Annual Quadchella : Student Performers Take Over the Fun-Filled Afternoon

by ROSE BRENNAN & ALEXA SCHMIDT, A&E Editor & Asst. A&E Editor In the first major event of the year hosted by Student Government, Manhattan College’s annual music festival known as Quadchella was held on Friday, Sept. 14. True to its name, Quadchella (previously known as “Quadstock”) is usually hosted outside on the campus quadrangle.  However, at the last minute, the venue was changed and … Continue reading Student Government Hosts Annual Quadchella : Student Performers Take Over the Fun-Filled Afternoon

Student Government Hosts Quadchella Auditions

by GABRIELLA DEPINHO, Asst. News Editor On Thursday, Sept. 6, Student Government hosted auditions at 5 p.m. in the Box for students interested in being featured as a student performer at Quadchella, the campus’ yearly fall concert event on the quadrangle that will be taking place on Sept. 14.  On the judging panel of the auditions was Andy Bauer, director of music and coordinator of performing … Continue reading Student Government Hosts Quadchella Auditions

Quadchella: “No Apologies” from JoJo

by Taylor Brethauer & Timothy Hamling Editor & Staff Writer JoJo, the first female performer Manhattan College has had since Kelly Pickler in 2014, performed at the rebranded fall concert “Quadchella” this past Friday, Sept. 1 at 4 p.m. to a packed Quad on a sunny yet windy 70-degree day. Joanna “JoJo” Levesque, a 26-year-old singer and actress, graced the Quad steps for the first-ever Quadchella. … Continue reading Quadchella: “No Apologies” from JoJo