WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Mac Miller will headline the Lycoming College
spring concert scheduled for Thursday, April 11, at 8 p.m. in the Recreation
Center. The event is sponsored by the Collegeâ€™s Campus Activities
Millerâ€™s first album, Blue Slide Park,
debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard
200 in 2011 and was the first independently distributed debut to take the No. 1
spot on the Billboard albums chart since 1995.Â He will perform at Lycoming
after completing a European tour in March with Lil Wayne and 2
Chainz.Â Miller also is featured in a six-episode reality series titled Mac
Miller & the Most Dope Family, on MTV2.
â€œThis is a wonderful opportunity for Lycoming to continue its long tradition
of bringing top national acts to campus,â€ said Larry Mannolini, Lycomingâ€™s
director of student programs and leadership development.Â â€œWe are very
excited about this show and we hope that our students and the community will
come out to enjoy a great concert from an incredible performer.â€
CAB will offer one free ticket to each Lycoming student who has paid the
Collegeâ€™s student activity fee, a practice that is extremely rare among
colleges and universities that host major campus concerts. The concert is
funded by the Student Senate of Lycoming College.
Tickets will go on sale on Monday, March 18, at noon.
The public ticket price will be $20. In addition to buying tickets at
Lycoming or charging by phone on the Collegeâ€™s ticket hotline at 570-321-4056, tickets
can be purchased with cash at the Dairy Queen in South Williamsport. Tickets
also may be bought online at www.lycoming.edu/concert.
Previous concerts at the College have included Maroon 5, Ke$ha, Ben Harper
and Relentless7, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Secondhand Serenade and Good
is a four-year, residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the
undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Its rigorous academic program,
vibrant residential community and supportive faculty foster successful student
outcomes. Lycoming offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1
institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812 and located near
the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the
50 oldest colleges in the nation. For more
information, visit www.lycoming.edu.