Page 1 of 22 1234511 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 316

Thread: RIP, Veishea

  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 142,825, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    ruxCYtable's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    5,075
    Points
    142,825
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,229
    Given: 1,142

    RIP, Veishea

    IowaStateUNews@IowaStateUNews 4m
    "I'm announcing today that Veishea is ended and the names Veishea is retired."



  2. #2
    Addict
    Points: 70,313, Level: 82
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 1,137
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CyCloned's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Robins, Iowa
    Posts
    6,128
    Points
    70,313
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 619
    Given: 302

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    well, that stinks. Veishea used to be one of the most unique college celebrations in the country.



  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 157,530, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteran

    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    7,589
    Points
    157,530
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,370
    Given: 436

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Well I hope Tom Hill and Leath are ******* happy. They did nothing to try and save it. The task force was set up to make this decision.



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 111,592, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience Points1 year registered
    Fitzy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    4,923
    Points
    111,592
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,185
    Given: 2,979

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Congratulations. If you were in the mob on Tuesday night, I'd like to offer a sincere **** you on behalf of all people with a brain in their head.



  5. #5
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 324,090, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    21,935
    Points
    324,090
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,528
    Given: 2,122

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Why not just have a new celebration and spread it out more and not have the name.....seems like a no brainer.


    Still comes off as a horrible knee jerk reaction.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 166,275, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 77.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Cyclonesince78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    13,800
    Points
    166,275
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,450
    Given: 5,451

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Fire Leath.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 75,641, Level: 85
    Level completed: 47%, Points required for next Level: 909
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    WalkingCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    5,557
    Points
    75,641
    Level
    85
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 415
    Given: 620

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    I'm still going to call it VEISHEA everytime I come up for Cy's House of Trivia.



  8. #8
    Rookie
    Points: 14,522, Level: 36
    Level completed: 59%, Points required for next Level: 328
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registeredCreated Album pictures10000 Experience Points
    WrestlerJJE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Location
    Ames, Iowa
    Posts
    378
    Points
    14,522
    Level
    36
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 134
    Given: 148

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    I love it how the tasks force says "we will try to make 2 to 3 smaller events"........... I know it stinks but man VEISHEA was getting real rowdy!



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 59,528, Level: 75
    Level completed: 66%, Points required for next Level: 522
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    farminclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    3,057
    Points
    59,528
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,291
    Given: 91

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Like I have said before, I am just fine with this move as long as we step up our Homecoming festivities.

    The excuse for having a poor homecoming was always that we had VEISHEA and we ended up doing a very average job at both celebrations.

    Let's make HC awesome now.



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 15,671, Level: 38
    Level completed: 3%, Points required for next Level: 779
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    Cyclonetrombone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Posts
    997
    Points
    15,671
    Level
    38
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 199
    Given: 40

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    So if a riot happens next year without the event... what is the solution?



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 179,562, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 44.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    mtowncyclone13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    grundy center
    Posts
    12,923
    Points
    179,562
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,684
    Given: 2,640

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    So you're saying the chive.com is wrong?!?!


    "Iowa State Univserity has some craziness as well. It is mostly known for their yearly festival called Veishea. It has basically grown to the point where students take a week off from class do nothing but drink all day long."

    http://thechive.com/2014/08/05/iowa-gets-bona-fide-47-photos/


    2015 CF Avatar of the Year winner.

  12. #12
    Welcome to the Office of Secret Intelligence
    Points: 675,713, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Mr Janny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    28,218
    Points
    675,713
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6,911
    Given: 647

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    Well I hope Tom Hill and Leath are ******* happy. They did nothing to try and save it. The task force was set up to make this decision.
    I'm sure there were people on the deck of the Titanic screaming about why the crew wasn't trying to fix the hole in the hull.

    Sometimes things aren't able to be saved. Sometimes they're not worth being saved.


    "What a horrible night to have a curse."
    -Simon Belmont

    "Please bury me with all my stuff, because you know it's mine..."
    -Master Shake

    "Passersby were amazed by the unusually large amounts of blood."
    -Lorem Ipsum

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 83,945, Level: 90
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 1,605
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    roundball's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Location
    Iowa City area
    Posts
    5,038
    Points
    83,945
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,533
    Given: 2,751

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    IowaStateUNews@IowaStateUNews 4m
    "I'm announcing today that Veishea is ended and the names Veishea is retired."
    This is an official university Twitter feed? I realize it's Twitter, but holy bad grammar, Batman.



  14. #14
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 324,090, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    21,935
    Points
    324,090
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,528
    Given: 2,122

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    If people are outraged by this, you'll see protesting and petitioning...otherwise, it is what it is.


    Really sucks as a father of a kid who LOVES parades.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 64,600, Level: 78
    Level completed: 85%, Points required for next Level: 250
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CycoCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    5,002
    Points
    64,600
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 179
    Given: 930

    Re: RIP, Veishea

    I'm going to miss returning to campus in the spring and celebrating all that is Iowa Sate


    John Walters is my hero

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM