Posted on Feb 28, 2019 in Campus News and News
On the 70th anniversary of the University’s student-run variety show for a cause, the KU Alumni Association presents the past and present of Rock Chalk Revue.
Variety shows on KU’s campus trace back to “College Daze,” a revue sponsored by the student union introduced after World War II.
In 1949, Roy Wonder, b’50, wanted a campus variety show with higher student participation.
Check out our online feature to learn more about the storied history of Rock Chalk Revue, one of the nation’s largest student-run philanthropy events. The event has raised more than $1 million for community non-profit organizations throughout its history.