Press Releases

PURCHASE COLLEGE BENEFIT CONCERT FOR HURRICANE VICTIMS SEPT. 9

Date Released: 9/2/2005

Purchase students, in cooperation with the College Administration, will hold a fundraising concert in the Student Center for Hurricane Katrina victims.

It is part of the Fall Out concert featuring campus bands. Chartwell’s, the campus food service, will provide refreshments. A raffle is also planned for items such as dinner at local restaurants, tickets to sporting events and more. Each student who donates $5 will receive a raffle ticket. Students, staff and faculty have been invited to participate. The bands who will be performing are: Mendicant- Evan Louison, Jeremy Nissan Rooster- Rachel Murphy (alum) Alia- Louisa McBee, Jordan MacLean Fire Flies- Dan Romer, Wil Farr, Andrew Futral, Adam Christgau, Matt Krahula Cutheadz- Randy Pommerencke (alum) American Graveyard Dance- Adam Scott, Ryan Homsey Rockhopper- Meredith Godreau, Mike McGuire Jenny O- Jenny Ognibene (alum), Saul Simon MacWilliams