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Category: 100 Happy Days

100 Happy Days: Day 100

September 27th, Day 2 of Film Slam:

Today was our filming day. Up above is the finished product. It was fun. I also had like 3 lines in it. I am no good in front of a camera. (Although I did end up winning Best Supporting Actress and Best Line for “Get Off My Porch”.) Anyway it was really fun. When we filmed in the alley we ran into a bunch of drunk and high people so it was awkward. But we got all of our filming done in one day!

Laekin

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P.P.S. Here’s a behind the scenes clip watch it because it’s way too funny:

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100 Happy Days: Day 99

September 26th, Day 1 of Film Slam:

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This weekend Aaron Amort and Josh Davis (pictured above) came to visit and help with the Ellensburg 72 hour film slam. Since I don’t remember if you all know what a film slam is I guess I will explain. A film slam is where the board gives each team certain perimeters to create a short film. Most of these parameters are different for each team except for one aspect that every team has. This film slam was 72 hours. So we had from Friday evening until Monday evening to create a short film. And this was the night we had to storyboard and write the script. And I was on both the storyboard team and the writing team. YAY. Unfortunately I had to keep myself awake to finish the script since everyone else left. But it was fun.

Laekin

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P.P.S. Special thanks to Aaron Amort’s phone for taking the beautiful pictures above.

100 Happy Days: Day 98

September 25th, Second Day of Classes & Open Mic Night:

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Today was a weird day. It started out really stressful. And MPC almost didn’t do the film slam. And I was stressed. So I went to my friend’s place at the grove and we chilled for a bit. Which helped me feel better. Then I came back to see Brennan for open mic night because I’m awesome. And during the first act Josh called me and made me feel ether by telling me that he and Aaron were going to come up anyway. So I got a lot happier and the day ended pretty well. I told Aaron about it telepathically. And found out that he knew beforehand. But whatever. I didn’t care. Josh made my day.

Laekin

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P.P.S. Brennan was amazing and definitely one of the best acts of the night!

100 Happy Days: Day 97

September 24th, First Day of Classes:

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Today was the worst first day of classes ever. And it kind of sucked–a lot. I have a poetry class from 2-5:20pm. And above is a picture I had to look at and write a poem  about the picture and then add an article and then completely rearrange it. And here it is:

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Laekin

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P.S.S. Poetry, ugh.

P.S.S.S. I am proud of that poem before the article.

100 Happy Days: Day 96

September 23rd, Wildcat Welcome Weekend (Convocation):

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Today was the last day of the Wildcat Welcome Weekend. Which means it was my last day as an Orientation Leader. Which is sort of sad. But it was also my last day of sleep deprivation due to work. Right after work I stopped by the Motion Picture Club (MPC) tabling thing and tabled with them. We even got a few new people to sign up. And it was fun. And that’s where the above picture was taken. Kristen and I were taking a selfie and then Aaron photobombed making this masterpiece.

Laekin

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P.S.S. I also had to wear a gown and cap and I got a fancy coin.

 

100 Happy Days: Day 95

September 22nd, Wildcat Welcome Weekend (Lip Sync):

So tonight I worked the Lip Sync which was the last contest for the Wildcat Cup. And apparently the OLs did a thing. And it was All the Single Ladies. And it was a mess. But it was hilarious and fun. And I couldn’t find any pictures from this day. Which is sad. But it was fun. And North won. So that was awesome. And yeah.

Laekin

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100 Happy Days: Day 94

September 21st, Wildcat Welcome Weekend (Late Night In the SURC):

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Tonight, (heh heh sorry)  worked the Wildcat Welcome Weekend at Late Night in the SURC but I didn’t know what to do before it started so I went to the Jet City Improv show. Now, I loved improv when I took a couple of acting classes. And while I like being the one doing the improv I still think it’s quite funny. They did this thing where the audience gave them an inanimate object and they turned into a thing by saying “I like my men/women like I like my (insert object here)…” They wanted people to go up and say ones if they had anything. But it was awkward. So people just raised their hands after the fact. One of the words was school bus. Someone said “I like my men like I like my school bus, riding low.” Another word was string. And well mine is pictured. Lots of people laughed at mine. And I felt awesome.

Laekin

P.S. Learn more about 100 Happy Days here!

P.S.S. I also found my true calling was to serve pizza to hundreds of hungry college students.

100 Happy Days: Day 93

September 20th, Wildcat Welcome Weekend (Wildcat Relays):

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This weekend and these first couple of weeks have been the busiest and most exhausting days of my life. It’s like CWU is saying, “WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL. HAVE SOME STRESS. IT’S FREE.” And that is my excuse for the why this post is so late. I also asked permission from everyone pictured above so that they didn’t hate me forever.

So where I left off last week, I was in the middle/beginning of an Orientation Leader job with some awesome peeps. Well we ended up being the judges for the Wildcat Cup Relays. I dibsed North Campus because they had the band. The first picture is me and Brianna. She’s an RA for North Campus. The second and third pictures are of me and Savannah. We were the awesome judges for North Campus (who won obviously). And then you have me with North Campus the entire time we were rocking out on the floor. Next you have me and Travis (who is one of the handsomest guys I’ve ever met) with Savannah photo bombing us. Then you have me and Brennan. Then it’s me and Maureen. Then you have me and Maureen with Heather photo bombing. Then it’s Savannah, Travis, and me again with mostly serious faces. And last but not least we have the ResLife Selfie with Neill and Monica. They are my coworkers in the ResLife office who also helped out with Orientation. There’s also one other coworker who is not pictured due to being in another selfie at the time.

Laekin

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P.S.S. We took most of these pictures during the song #SELFIE by The Chainsmokers.

P.S.S.S. Travis wanted me to say that he was one of the most handsome men that I know. So I did.

100 Happy Days: Day 92

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Today, I officially started my job as a Wildcat Welcome Weekend Leader. Which meant a lot of dancing and high fives. And that energy drink I had got me through most of the night. I almost fell asleep during the Keynote speaker, but I didn’t (she was really cool). And I took some selfies with RHA and coworkers and a few MPC peeps. And It was cool. I was actually super pumped until the sugar crash. I love the job already.

Laekin

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P.P.S. The really attractive guy in the first picture is Burg Foot. I think we had something special….

100 Happy Days: Day 91

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Today the Wildcat Welcome Weekend Leaders started training. And I happened upon a wild Brennan. Who apparently is also a leader. So of course we took a training selfie. Because we’re awesome people who deserve to be looked at. I think they dictionary definition is “narcissists”. But yep. Training started. And it was long. But worth it. And I get to sleep in because I don’t have to be at work until 2:00pm. So yay.

Laekin

P.S. What did the vegetable say at the party?

P.P.S. Let’s Turnip!!!!

P.P.P.S. I actually don’t remember the exact joke Ciera told Brennan and I. So I quite possibly butchered it.

P.P.P.P.S. I think I got the gist down though.

P.P.P.P.P.S. Oh yeah, learn more about 100 Happy Days here!