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Student work: Wilson College BlackBox


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Lalithra Fernando, class of 2010, produced a video discussing student parties in the Wilson College BlackBox. View the full video.


Video Closed Captions

(Music plays)

Jerome Jackson, President, BlackBox Inc. 11:
BlackBox is an organization that throws parties every Friday

Jerome Jackson:
night. We are Wilson College's

Jerome Jackson:
signature event, which means they give this

Jerome Jackson:
organization money to do this event to give an alternative to

Jerome Jackson:
the alcohol-based culture at Princeton.

Jerome Jackson:
We play hip hop music mostly, and pop music,

Jerome Jackson:
stuff that gets people dancing and it's just something

Jerome Jackson:
fun for people to do on Friday nights.

(Music plays)

Jerome Jackson:
My favorite BlackBox memory would be last night,

Jerome Jackson:
we just did a 90's party called "This Is How We Do It."

Jerome Jackson:
It might have been the most

Jerome Jackson:
insane party that we've ever thrown.

Jerome Jackson:
Everyone that came here came prepared to dance until they

Jerome Jackson:
couldn't breathe, basically.

Jerome Jackson:
DJ Danny Scotton was mixing really, really, really well

Jerome Jackson:
and it was just an amazing night.

Jerome Jackson:
I was enjoying every minute of it.

Jerome Jackson:
Cleaning up, I was just like "this was

Jerome Jackson:
such a great night," taking out the trash.

Sam Chen, VP/Graphic Designer, Blackbox Inc., 10:
My favorite Blackbox memory was I guess Prefrosh Party last

Sam Chen:
year. I think that's the first

Sam Chen:
time we hit 1000.

Brandon Bell, Attendee, 11:
That was pretty much the sealing on the envelope that

Brandon Bell:
held my registration card for Princeton.

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