BlogDH’s Fifth Annual Costume Contest: Results

Halloween is over, and of course we’re all feeling the withdrawal. No more slathering fake blood on our bodies, or getting to wear wings and top hats, or bonding with random students on the street because you like each others costumes. But for one last Halloween piece of Halloween fun, Blog brings you the results to this year’s costume contest. We’ve gotten some excellent submissions, and, as promised, our overall winner will be featured on our Facebook page’s cover photo all week. Check them out below:

Our overall winner:

Characters from the Nintendo Games Universe. Play it loud!

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Names, left to right, first row:

Pom B ’16 (Yoshi), Zoe G (Luigi), Stephen B (Waluigi), Maddie K (Link), Soumya G (Mario), Maite V (Koopa Troopa), Ceci C (Toad), Marguerite S (Fox McCloud), all ’16.

Names, left to right, second row:

Carly A (Power-up Mushroom), Sarah C (Pikachu), Vhalla O (Princess Daisy), Sarah J (Mystery box), Rebecca F (Princess Peach), all ’16.

 

Runners-up:

Two naked Sims, and one Sim that has been playing chess for 8 hours and really needs to go to the bathroom.

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Names, left to right: Meryl C. ’17, Mandi C. ’17, and Sarah M. ’17

The (Halloweek) Last Supper

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Names: Sean O’K. (Jesus), Lucrezia S. and friends, all ’17.

And now, for our superlatives…
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A Last-Minute Guide to Costumes: Brown Edition

You need a costume that’s low-budget. You need a costume that’s last-minute. And you need a costume that’s Brown-specific. Fear not: you can have your cake candy and eat it too. When it’s an hour before Monster Ball/RISD Ball/that MoChamp pregame and there’s nothing in sight but your half-finished lab report and that sky photo t-shirt, BlogDH has got you covered.

The Main Green

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You will need:

  • Green clothes
  • A frisbee
  • A picnic basket/tapestry/MacBook Air

Dress up in green clothes, stick a frisbee on your head, and carry something Main Green-related around for the night. Note: the Frisbee is essential. Otherwise you may be mistaken for Wriston/Simmons/Pembroke Green, which is not what you’re going for here.

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What to do this week: October 26 – November 1, Halloweek edition

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Happy Halloweek!

Monday, October 26

Event: Active Minds’ Ben and Jerry’s Benefit Night
Time: 7:00 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.
Location: Ben and Jerry’s

A portion of all the proceeds will go to Active Minds, a student group that raises awareness of mental health and aims to destigmatize mental illness on campus and beyond. Plus, you get ice cream. Win win.

Tuesday, October 27

Event: The Mask You Live In screening
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Granoff Auditorium

Join IFF in a free screening of The Mask You Live Ina documentary that asks, “As a society, how are we failing our boys?” This film will cover questions of imposed masculinity and much more.

Wednesday, October 28

Event: Halloween on Wriston
Time: 2:00 p.m. –6:00 p.m.
Location: Wriston Quad

Elementary students from the community will be sporting their costumes early and trick or treating around Wriston. Join the Greek Council in welcoming them! It’s without competition for cutest yearly event on Wriston.

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