Alexandra Van Erven      

De Obeah Man” play hosted at FAU looks into Afro-Caribbean culture    

Van Erven, Alexandra M. ""De Obeah Man" Play Hosted at FAU Looks into Afro-Caribbean Culture." University Press. University Press, 16 Mar. 2015. Web. 18 Oct. 2015.

This article was written during Spring 2015, and was written about the production of the play "De Obeah Man" that was performed at the Studio Theatre in the Arts and Letters building. The article went into the history and context behind the play, as well as had quotes from the actors and actresses in the play to describe what the play meant to them.


Staying Up For a Good Cause: FAU Hosts Up ‘til Dawn to support St. Jude’s Research Hospital       


Van Erven, Alexandra M. "Staying Up For a Good Cause: FAU Hosts Up 'til Dawn to Support St. Jude's Research Hospital." University Press. University Press, 19 Nov. 2014. Web. 18 Oct. 2015.


This was written during the Fall of 2014, and it was about the annual Up Til' Dawn event that occurred on the FAU campus. This article covered what it was like to be at Up Til' Dawn, and what it was like to be one of the participants in the event, and also offered student quotes from the event about the event and why it was important to them. It also offered quotes from event coordinators to tell us why this event is so important to them.


Show Some Spirit! FAU organizations coming together to celebrate annual Homecoming parade

Van Erven, Alexandra M. "Show Some Spirit! FAU Organizations Coming Together to Celebrate Annual Homecoming Parade." University Press. University Press, 18 Oct. 2014. Web. 18 Oct. 2015.

This article was originally written for print, and was put out in the Student Homecoming Special Issue of FAU's University Press on October 14, 2014, and was also published online. This article concerned the Homecoming Parade for the Homecoming Game of Fall 2014, and had quotes from one of the assistant directors of Homecoming.


The Night Lights Up: Students celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights        

Van Erven, Alexandra M. "The Night Lights Up: Students Celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights." University Press. University Press, 20 Oct. 2014. Web. 18 Oct. 2015.

This article was written about the traditional ancient Indian festival Diwali- which was performed on FAU's campus thanks in part to both Multicultural Programming and Interfaith Programming. The article wrote about the processes of the night as well as what the festival represents, and had multiple quotes from students at the event and event coordinators about what the event truly means for them and for FAU. This was also filed as a Top Story on the University Press Website.


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