The Whatever prides itself as one of Baylor University's most dynamic student organizations, hosting multiple events per week and innovating new activity concepts for its members. The following is an all-inclusive list of The Whatever's official events.

An event in The Whatever is considered official if:

  • It is a scheduled Happening, Excursion, or Special Event, or
  • It is regarded widely by its participants as a primarily Whatever-driven activity
  • It earned its members Experience Points, as recorded in the Whatadex

This includes events hosted by other organizations but collectively attended by an organized Whatever participation. It does not, however, include non-scheduled outings or Secret Events hosted by its members.

Season 1 - "The Rise Of Shia"

Event Type No.
Happening 13
Excursion 12
Special 3
Total 28

Week 1

[Happening 1.01] - "The Beginning"

Date: January 21, 2015

Location: Common Grounds

Description: The original six members gathered to create a club based in adventure. Originally named "Adventure Time," it would switch its name to The Whatever, create Hero Cards, and select an identity for their group.

Week 2

[Happening 1.02] - "The Day Of Confusion"

Date: February 4, 2015

Location: Common Grounds

Description: The six original members and a few friend came gathered to play a wacky version of 'the name game'. Much confusion was had. Fun fact: the markers used during "The Beginning" were used in for this event.

[Excursion 1.02] - "The Black-Tie Poker Night"

Date: February 7, 2015

Location: Memorial Drawing Room

Description: This first iteration of the now traditional poker night event featured our local card sharks going head to head to win the ultimate prize: a snowman shaped marshmallow peep. All the betting materials were candy, with Jolly ranchers being the lowest value token. Many sugar highs were had during this 4 hour event. Black tie poker night was the first structured Whatever event.

Week 3

[Happening 1.03] - “The Tortilla-Tossing Olympics”

Date: February 11, 2015

Location: Waco Suspension Bridge

Description: Three teams went head to head in a Baylor tradition inspired tortilla tossing challenge. During this event, each person decorated their tortilla with random condiments and used it during the entire challenge. These teams were Solaris, Mayonnaise (pronounced man-ay-us), and Vertigotia. The kingdom of Mayonnaise was declared the winner.

[Excursion 1.03] - “The Roast”

Date: February 13, 2015

Location: Minglewood Firepit

Description: Whoevers got together to roast marshmallows, and themselves. Huddled around two fires, we shared embarrassing stories from our pasts and enjoyed time together.

Week 4

[Happening 1.04] - “The Improvathon”

Date: February 18, 2015

Location: SUB Lipscomb Room

Description: In this night of laughs and smiles, we put our members' improvisational comedy skills to the test. With games of Farm Life, Two-Line Vocab, Freeze, and Whose Line, we saw a side to our members that were happy to welcome...and some we would like to forget.

[Excursion 1.04] - “The French Fry Tour”

Date: February 21, 2015

Location: Wacoan Fast Food Restaurants

Description: On a chaos-filled Saturday afternoon, a caravan of food critics made the ultimate trek to taste Waco's finest french fries. As they enjoyed the polished potato in a variety of tasting techniques, they would rate them based on a variety of factors: Saltiness, Temperature, Texture, Taste, and Wow Factor. As they tallied their scores and stacked 'em up, they found an unexpected winner in The Kitok in Waco.

Week 5

[Happening 1.05] - “Heroes Vs. Villains”

Date: February 25, 2015

Location: SUB Baines Room

Description: The heroes and villains of the whatever squared off in an epic rap battle showdown. After tests of intelligence, strength, speed, and rapping ability, the villains managed to win the day.

[Excursion 1.05] - “Bad Movie Club”

Date: February 28, 2015

Location: Sp808 House

Description: The Whoevers met in the living room of the Sp808 house to watch the worst movie they could find. We screened Plan Nine from Outer Space and learned the art of the double neck chop.

Week 6

[Happening 1.06] - “Much Shade And Masquerades”

Date: March 4, 2015

Location: SUB Fentress Room

Description: As Not Nathan Elequin took a plummet from the summit of power, Brentyn Young and Annie Mathis took control, sending our members through a gauntlet of identity-guessing, trivia battles, and interpretive dancing. Only one could win the title of "Most Supreme," so who would it be?

[Excursion 1.06] - “#theHunt”

The Hunt Final Score

#TheHunt final score.

Date: March 7-14, 2015

Location: Worldwide

Description: In this inaugural virtual photo scavenger hunt taking place throughout Spring Break and from all corners of the world, members divided into four nations and battled it out for dominance. Throughout a week of creative gags, heartfelt messages, and epic dance moves, The Earth Kingdom staged a comeback and defeated the Water Tribe in the grand finale.

Week 7

[Excursion 1.07] - “Spare Time”

Spare Time

Date: March 18, 2015

Location: SUB Gameroom

Description: The Whatever hit the lanes this time with some games, followed by America's true favorite sport - bowling! We gathered, laughed, and violently knocked pins down with spherical rocks. There's nothing more satisfying, right?

Week 8

[Happening 1.08] - “The Mini-Museum”

Mini-Museum (Group)

Date: March 25, 2015

Location: Moody Library Atrium

Description: Members met in the cafe area of moody library to create a museum. After pushing together some of the long tables, whoevers split into teams to make miniature works of art to put into shoebox sized museums. They then had an art show with fake money to auction off the works of art.

[Excursion 1.08] - “The Minute-To-Win-It Marathon”

Baylor Whatever Club - Minute To Win It

Date: March 28, 2015

Location: Sp808 House

Description: To compete for the title of minute to win it masters, two teams faced off in a series of one minute challenges designed to test random skills. Team Bloodbenders won the competition, and their member Ben Heil went on to win the individual challenges by out-twerking Justin Potter.

Week 9

Baylor Whatever Club - Whodunnit?

[Happening 1.09] - “Whodunnit?”

Date: April 1, 2015

Location: Brooks Dining Commons

Description: In a test of wit and crime-solving prowess, members gathered for a fancy dinner in the beautiful Brooks Dining Commons. On their plate? Solving the cases that masters Ben and Nathan would have for them.

[Excursion 1.09] - “Into The Dusk”

Baylor Whatever Club - Into The Dusk

Date: April 4, 2015

Location: Lover's Leap at Cameron Park

Description: The mission? Venture out to Cameron Park's peak and enjoy an evenin of fun as the sun set. The method? Pretty much anything we wanted. As members trekked out to play Ninja, hike, run around, and enjoy the nice weather, there was a great view to be had on this side of the Brazos.

Week 10

[Happening 1.10] - “A Freakin’ Big Pizza”

Baylor Whatever Club - Big Freakin' Pizza

Date: April 8, 2015

Location: Poppa Rolla's Pizza

Description: Sometimes, it takes a courageous band of brothers to tackle a challenge together. In this case, that challenge was Waco's largest commercially-available pizza. And that band of brothers(sisters) was your Whoevers. Poppa Rollo's proved itself yet again with its signature style and taste, and members enjoyed a taste of manliness with "Sound Off" and a Thumb-Wrestling ultimate championship.

[Excursion 1.10] - “Games (With My Heart)”

Baylor Whatever Club - Games With My Heart

Date: April 11, 2015

Location: The Game Closet

Description: As member gathered to partake in International Tabletop Game Day at Waco's own Game Closet, they threw down with classics like Catan and Apples to Apples while venturing into strange and exciting board games of strategy and luck.

Week 11

[Happening 1.11] - “The Fondue Forum”

Baylor Whatever Club - Fondue Forum

Date: April 15, 2015

Location: Memorial Drawing Room

Description: As members old and new converged upon Memorial Drawing Room with their cookies, crackers, and fruits galore, they were met with a cauldron of molten chocolate to dip to their heart's content. Then members were given the opportunity to voice their ideas and concerns, all the while recruiting to prepare for what would be The Whatever's biggest event - #ArkWeek2015

[Excursion 1.11] - “Not-So-Bad Movie Club”

Baylor Whatever Club - Not-So-Bad Movie Club

Date: April 18, 2015

Location: Sp808 House

Description: As members gathered to delight in the first-ever Excursion sequel (to 1.05's "Bad Movie Club"), they participated in a variety of games to determine what their movie fate would be. The result? The famous parody film "Airplane," as hilarity again ensued.

Week 12

[Special 1.12] - “#ArkWeek2015 Briefing Party”

Baylor Whatever Club - -Arkweek2015 Briefing Party

Date: April 19, 2015

Location: Alexander Reading Room

Description: As brave and fun-loving students from all over campus united with their teams for the first time and learned of the mission behind#ArkWeek2015, they had a little bit of training to do before taking to the field. As they "Got Crazy" in the Final Battle, found they "Know Your Allies" in team challenges, and "Got Creative" in a cheer competition, these students geared-up for a truly epic week.

[Excursion 1.12] - “#ArkWeek2015”

Baylor Whatever Club - -ArkWeek2015 Results

Date: April 19-25, 2015

Location: Baylor University

Description: In a week-long battle of kindness, members of five different "secret service organizations" shared in scavenger hunt of challenges - each helping them to discover more about loving others and learning selflessness. In the end, the FBI (Fabulous Bros Initiative) took home a dominating win and sealed the first #ArkWeek competition.

[Happening 1.12] - “Liar”

Baylor Whatever Club - Liar

Date: April 22, 2015

Location: Penland Dining Commons

Description: As members of The Whatever gathered and made the walk to Penland Dining hall, they were faced with the challenge of resurrecting one of the pirates' favorite past times. Playing "The Better Boast" and "Liar's Dice," they enjoyed an evening of random fun and happiness.

Week 13

[Special 1.13] - “#ArkWeek2015 Finale”

Baylor Whatever Club - -ArkWeek Watch Party

Date: April 26, 2015

Location: Sp808 House

Description: On this very special night, participants in The Whatever's first-ever ArkWeek gathered together to share their stories and learn from the adventures each had pursued during the previous week. With friends like these and a mission like that, who can stop these Whoevers on their journey?

[Happening 1.13] - “The Lip-Sync Apocalypse”

Baylor Whatever Club - Lip Sync Apocalypse

Date: April 29, 2015

Location: Judge Baylor Statue

Description: In a world wrought with a plague that destroys your ability to sing, our heroes have stepped up to carry on the tradition of music. As seven teams prepared solo and group performances and were judged based on originality, costuming, and sync-score, they faced fierce competition in an effort to claim the crown. With "Jungle," "Cops," "High Life," and more fun themes, there was a lot to experience in this night of the pop stars.

LIP-SYNC APOCALYPSE CHAMPIONS: Left Shark (Justin Potter, Caitlin Kline, Kelsey Phipps)

RUNNERS- UP: Ice Anchor 3 - (Anthony Madrid, Maggie Malone, Joanna Givens)

3RD PLACE: Froomie Wavelength - (Kristyn Kiesling, Calleigh Swift, Heather Fuller)

#ANSEL Award: Solo - Kristyn Kiesling, "Centuries," by Fall Out Boy Group - Ice Anchor 3, "Uptown Funk," by Mark Ronson

#WHATEVER Award: Solo - Caitlin Kline, "RESPECT," by Aretha Franklin Group - Stanimals, "The Fox," by Ylvis

[Excursion 1.13] - The Final”

Date: May 1-2, 2015

Location: Austin, New Braunfels, Schlitterbahn

Description: Members went on a journey to Austin and beyond, spending the weekend in the Texas capital and another blastenhoff at Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels. The memories created were extreme, sincere, and unforgettable in this unique one-question final which asks, "Why Are You Here?"

Week 14

[Special 1.14] - “The Crack Session”

Date: May 3, 2015

Location: Memorial Classroom

Description: There is no retelling what insanities occurred within the walls of the Crack Session 1.0. Members conjured crazy ideas for the following season amongst a stockpile of sweets, energy drinks, and the hysteria of a good night's no-sleep.

[Happening 1.14] - “The End”

Baylor Whatever Club - The End

Date: May 4, 2015

Location: SUB Baines Room

Description: To hail in the end of Season 1 with The Whatever, the cast took on an Oscar Awards-style ceremony in which they looked back on the year, recapped their favorite moments, and gave each other special awards for their brightest (and most #ansel) moments in The Whatever. It was an incredible time, and we couldn't wait for Season 2. Thanks to every single person who has come along this journey with us, because this would NOT be where it is without all of you.

Season 2 - "The Great Civil War"

Event Type No.
Happening 15
Excursion 5
Special 7
Total 27

Weeks 0-1

[Special 2.00] - “Welcome Back”

Baylor Whatever Club - Welcome Back

Date: August 19, 2015

Location: Morrison Classics Lounge

Description: As Welcome Week commenced and the Class of 2019 was discovering life at Baylor, top-ranked members from Season 1 of The Whatever joined together in a special reunion. As they learned about the upcoming semester, played some games, and discussed ideas and roles for events, they got EXCITED to meet interested recruits and have a great time in Season 2!

[Special 2.01] - “Later Night”

Date: August 28, 2015

Location: SUB, Fountain Mall


[Happening 2.01] - “Survive”

Baylor Whatever Club - Survive

Date: September 2, 2015

Location: Judge Baylor Statue, Waco Hall, Roxy Grove Hall

Description: As members gathered for their face-to-face dance with death, they competed in a variety of death-defying party games. With Standoff, Black-Ops-Bear, Suffocate, Mafia, and Murder In The Dark on the docket and Laser Sharks waiting for the kill, these agents would learn just what it survive.


Round 1 - Mothaflunka Round 2 - Nikita


Round 1 - Deep-Sea Trickster Round 2 - No Survivors Round 3 - Deep-Sea Trickster


Round 1 - The Civilians

[Excursion 2.01] - “The Black-Tie Candy Poker Night”

Baylor Whatever Club - Black-Tie Candy Poker Night

Date: September 6, 2015

Location: SUB Lipscomb Room

Description: Feel the rush of excitement...and mounds of sugar.

As members gathered in this Bonds-inspired classic, 34 players learned and played Texas Hold 'Em in an official World Series Tournament, staking it all in the hopes of going big...or going home.

Three tables became one, and at the end of the day, only one would stand. In the Season 2 inaugural Excursion, there was only one way to find out.

TABLE 1 FINALISTS: M1ck3y, Firework, #alpha

TABLE 2 FINALISTS: Sparkly Koala, Paul, Katie

TABLE 3 FINALISTS: Christine, Kayla

3RD PLACE - Firework RUNNER-UP - Christine CANDY POKER CHAMPION - Sparkly Koala

Week 2

[Happening 2.02] - “The Improvaganza”

Baylor Whatever Club - Improvaganza

Date: September 9, 2015

Location: Roxy Grove Hall

Description: In a series of elephants, breakups, uncomfortable ballerinas and laundromat pick-up lines, Whoevers took to the stage to show their prowess in the improvisational arts.

[Special 2.02] - “The Garden Of The Guilds”

Date: September 12, 2015

Location: Waco Hall, Armstrong Browning Library


Week 3

[Happening 2.03] - “Fixin’ For A Mixin’”

Baylor Whatever Club - Fixin' For A Mixin'

Date: September 16, 2015

Location: The Mix Cafe

Description: Members gathered at The Mix Cafe to try something new. Sandwiches were consumed and created, and The Whatever was created. Disney got competitive, and ears were used.

[Special 2.03] - “Midnight Rescue Team 1 - The Cookie Crusade”

Baylor Whatever Club - MRT 1

Date: September 17, 2015

Location: Moody Library

Description: Members of The Whatever baked a hundred fresh cookies, wrote notes of encouragement, and dished them out at the Moody and Jones library to cheer-up late-night studiers on campus. Or at least, that's what it looks like happened on the surface. Behind the scenes things were much stranger.

Week 4

[Happening 2.04] - “Pillow Fight Club”

Baylor Whatever Club - Pillow Fight Club

Date: September 23, 2015

Location: Downtown Parking Garage

Description: In this backyard brawl themed after the 1999 Brad Pitt classic, participants hit the streets with their pillows and prepared to fight. As they reconstructed a fighting arena in an abandoned parking garage, cranked up the music, and set the tournament bracket, each member knew wha was on the line. In this double-elemination, Taekwondo-inspired competition, we saw the greatest rise and witnessed feats of strength, dexterity, and endurance. Who would take the championship pillow of plush and be crowned king of the pillow fight?


CHAMPION: "Aleph" (Alex Angle, ORACLE) 2ND PLACE: "M1ck3y" (David Roedema, SWASHBUCKLER) 3RD PLACE: "#Alpha" (Brentyn Young, PALADIN)

#Ansel: That Sunset Tho #Whatever: "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten #Wow: Faolmohr's Black-Eye Makeup

Week 5

[Happening 2.05] - “Facepalm”

Baylor Whatever Club - Facepalm

Date: September 30, 2015

Location: SUB Den, 3rd Floor Loft

Description: Sometimes, you just have to laugh at yourself - and others. Whoevers came together for an evening of silly phrases and funny answers, and we were at a loss for words. With Impossicharades and Shameagories, we were sure to be in for a good time (and a lot of confusion).


ROUND ONE - deBOSSkinator (Hannah DeBoskey) ROUND TWO - Casual Flavor (Annie Mathis)

#EpicFacepalm Award - Julayy (Julie Zhang)

[Excursion 2.05] - “90's Kids Nostalgia Night”

Baylor Whatever Club - 90's Kids Nostalgia Night

Date: October 3, 2015

Location: Memorial 4th Floor Commons

Description: Grab your pillow and some cookie dough, because we're about to go back in time to the golden years of kid's television. From Drake and Josh to Phineas and Ferb, we covered a range of some of our favorites, laughing and singing along the way.

Week 6

[Happening 2.06] - “Judge And Jury”

Baylor Whatever Club - Judge and Jury

Date: October 7, 2015

Location: SUB Food Court, Den

Description: ORDER IN THE COURT! Members experienced heated debates over important (and not so important) topics in this series of comical discourses. Sometimes, we Whoevers just can't handle the truth that girls are, indeed, watermelons.

[Excursion 2.06] - “Capture The Flash”

Baylor Whatever Club - Capture The Flash

Date: October 10, 2015

Location: Baylor Campus

Description: In the kick-off for the Hero's Journey, we go hard. Competing in a photo scavenger hunt, members ran around campus searching for certain objects, poses, or places to complete tasks.

Week 7

[Happening 2.07] - “The UnOlympics”

Baylor Whatever Club - UnOlympics

Date: October 14, 2015

Location: SUB Den

Description: In this Chaotic cultural gathering, members found themselves learning the rules to versions of Uno from around the world, changing their play styles and fighting to see who would be the best Uno Olympian around. With play styles such as Brazilian Uno (hosted by Anthony), Chinese Uno (hosted by Denton), Australian Uno (hosted byAlisdaire), and Antarctic Uno (hosted by Justin), members discovered a brand new meaning to "Uno" around the world.
TOP SHOT TEAM - Jaik, Chris, and Alex

#ansel - Firework's "Chinese Fireworks"
#wow - Aleph's Australian Accent
#whatever - Wearing dresses, apparently

[Excursion 2.07] - “The Pancake Party”

Date: October 17, 2015

Location: Brooks Flats

Description: Nathan hosted a pancake party in an attempt to stave off impeachment.

Week 8

[Happening 2.08] - “(Back To The) Back To The Future”

Baylor Whatever Club - Back To The (Back To The) Future

Date: October 21, 2015

Location: Backyard Theater

Description: October 21, 2015. It was the fateful day in which Doc Emmet Brown And Marty McFly were set to travel to a futuristic world of wonder in the movie Back to the Future Part II. In honor of this heroic voyage, Whoevers gathered in the backyard of a local Waco friend dressed in their best futuristic garb and watched the excellent film, comparing many of the futuristic predictions to different aspects of society today.

Week 9

[Happening 2.09] - “Pumpkin' Chunkin' Therapy”

Baylor Whatever Club - Pumpkin Chunkin Therapy

Date: October 28, 2015

Location: Cameron Park

Description: In this special event, members carpooled out to Cameron Park to paint their fears and anxieties onto pumpkins, share their thoughts with their neighbors...and then smash those pumpkins with a baseball bat. When a simple concept brought out much more complex thoughts and feelings in our Whoevers, we discovered what it took to grow together and overcome our hardships.

Week 10

[Happening 2.10] - “Board Game Chaos”

Date: November 4, 2015

Location: SUB Den


*Excerpt from an interview with Annie Mathis*

B: "What was Board Game Chaos, the event on November 4 of 2015?"

Annie: "We played board games or something, I don't know"

Week 11

[Happening 2.11] - “Heroes vs. Villains 2: The Wreckoning”

Baylor Whatever Club - Heroes vs Villains 2

Date: November 11, 2015

Location: Roxy Grove Theater

Description: The world had much to fear, when the Heroes and Villains of their favorite books, shows, and movies rose to power and prepared to fight. Featuring battles of strength, speed, and wit, the Heroes and Villains' epic tale eventually culminated in Epic Rap Battles, which would determine each victor in these random matchups. Who would take over the world - the Mighty Heroes, or the Treacherous Villains? This was our last chance to find out.

[Excursion 2.11] - “TED Talks And Chill”

Date: November 14, 2015

Location: Alexander Reading Room

Description: Members gathered in a simple yet enlightening challenge - to encounter some of the most popular and provocative TED Talks online. A discussion followed each, to fulfill the requirement for college students to carry opinions on everything.

Week 12

[Happening 2.12] - “College Gameday”

Date: November 20-21, 2015

Location: McLane Stadium

Description: Members gathered to camp out during Baylor's College Gameday against the University of Oklahoma. Getting dinner, camping out, and getting on national television are all worthy causes.

Week 13

[Happening 2.13] - “Thanksgiving Jamboree”

Date: November 25, 2015

Location: Fountain Mall

Description: Members joined together and partook in Baylor's campus-wide Thanksgiving celebration. Smiles and full stomachs would certainly make for a pleasant evening.

Week 14

[Happening 2.14] - “Mom's Spaghetti”

Date: December 2, 2015

Location: Anthony's House

Description: In celebration of a Christmas classic, members gathered to watch "Elf" starring Will Ferrel. During the scene in which Buddy explains the elf food groups, the Whoevers gorged on spaghetti monstrosities of their own - with sugar, candy, poptarts, and syrup as toppings.

[Special 2.14] - “A Very Merry Christmas”

Date: December 3, 2015

Location: Baylor University

Description: Members gathered to participate in Christmas on 5th Street, attending various events and enjoying an evening of festive cheer.

Week 15

[Special 2.15] - "The Crack Session 2.0"

Date: December 6, 2015

Location: Memorial Classroom

Description: Take a group of college students, starve them of sleep, gorge them on sugar, and watch them fly. In this second iteration of the Crack Session, the Season 2 veterans prepared for an epic Season 3.

[Platinum 2.15] - “The Whatever Chartering Ceremony”

Baylor Whatever Club - The Chartering Ceremony

Date: December 7, 2015

Location: Stacy Riddle Forum

Description: After more than 10 months of discussion, writing, and coordination with Baylor University, The Whatever received its official charter for student organizational activity on Baylor's campus. Excited about it's third semester of operations and preparing for its first under a Baylor banner, members and officers of The Whatever dressed up to represent it well as Dr. Kevin Jackson, Craig Willie, and members of Student Activities blessed the organization.

[Happening 2.15] - “The End (Again)”

Baylor Whatever Club - The End (Again)

Date: December 9, 2015

Location: SUB Lipscomb Room

Description: For some, we celebrated new beginnings, and the start of a Charter for Baylor University. For others, we gave our best farewell. In celebration of our proudest moments of Season 2, our new friends in The Whatever, and the bright future ahead, we gathered in this Christmas-themed special finale to the second semester of The Whatever.

Season 3 - "The Horse Awakens"

Event Type No.
Happening 14
Excursion 14
Special 0
Total 28

Week 1

[Happening 3.01] - "The Reunion"

Date: January 13, 2016

Location: SUB Barnes, CUB

Description: As a newly-chartered organization, The Whatever had something to say to the rest of the world: that they were here to stay, and were going to make the world a happier place while they were at it. Members and prospective students gathered in a collection of games, pizza-gorging, and and other challenges as they got a little taste of The Whatever at its craziest.
1st Place - The Earth Kingdom
2nd Place - The Fire Nation
3rd Place - The Air Nomads
4th Place - The Water Tribe

1st Place - The Earth Kingdom
2nd Place (Tie) - The Water Tribe
2nd Place (Tie) - The Air Nomads
2nd Place (Tie) - The Fire Nation

#ansel - Brentyn's Sweater
#wow - Gandalf's Appearance
#whatever - Deadly Feathers

Week 2

[Happening 3.02] - "The Interest(ing) Meeting"

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Date: January 20, 2016

Location: SUB Cowden

Description: Turning the concept of an interest meeting on its head, The Whatever began searching for new members by inviting them to what was described only as "An Interesting Meeting". In the midst of relay races and trivia challenges, many existing and future members met for the first time.

[Excursion 3.02] - "I Am (SHER) Locked"

Date: January 23, 2016

Location: Marrs McLean Science

Description: It was a dark and stormy night. The whatever clandestinely met in the auditorium of McLean to solve a murder. In this edition of whodunnits, Alex and Ben led two groups of whoevers in a series of puzzles. They quickly caught on to Alex's love of ice and Ben's fondness for red herring, and defeated Ben, Alex, and Nathan's final whodunnits in just under the time limit.

Week 3

[Happening 3.03] - "Judge Jeffrey Returns"

Date: January 27, 2016

Location: Morrison Room 205

Description: Whoevers gathered in Morrison to participate in a series of ridiculous debates and arbitrary arguments. Are boys crayons or paintbrushes? What is the One True Pair, salt and pepper or milk and cookies? Only the Whoevers know for sure.

[Excursion 3.03] - "Mad Mario Kart: Fury Road"

Date: January 30, 2016

Location: Marrs McLean Science

Description: Reenacting one of their favorite games, the Whatever paired up, built cars, and raced around the building dodging shells and bananas. In a close race, the Whatchamacallit beat the Honey Biscuit to win finals.

Week 4

[Happening 3.04] - "Bad Movie Club III"

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Date: February 3, 2016

Location: South Russel Basement

Description: Sometimes, it's the movies with awful dialogue, worse animation, and a slew of the most unexpected puns and one-liners that bring us the greatest viewing experience. Putting this theory to the test, brave Whoevers gathered to watch one of IMDB's lowest-rated films of all time: the 2012 box-office skunk "Foodfight!". It was only a matter of time before things got really, really weird.

[Happening 3.04a] - "Smaaaaaaashing"

Date: February 6, 2016

Location: SUB Den

Description: Dressed to the nines to throw out nine-hammers, the gamers of the Whatever went to a Project M tournament hosted by Baylor Smash Alliance. New players and veterans alike competed, and the winner was our very own Nathan Elequin.

[Happening 3.04b] - "The Soup (Or) Bowl Party"

Date: February 7, 2016

Location: Teal Media Room

Description: A few of the Whoevers assembled in the Teal Media Room to watch the superbowl and eat a large amount of soup.

Week 5

[Happening 3.05] - "Home Improv_ment"

Date: February 10, 2016

Location: Morrison 100

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Members gathered in the third iteration of a Whatever favorite - a night of "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" games and laughs all around. From meat dragons and tap classes to torpedo penguins and the bachelorette, every moment came with a special air of creativity and comedy.

[Excursion 3.05] - "Queso Tour 2k16"

Date: February 13, 2016

Location: Waco Restaurants

Description: Following the sequence as started in Season 1 with the French Fry Tasting Tour, the Queso Tour consisted of travels to 5 local Mexican restaurants strictly for tasting the quality of the queso, chips, and service of the restaurants. In the end, El Chico conquered over all competition.

Week 6

[Happening 3.06] - "A Rocky Relationship"

Date: February 17, 2016

Location: SUB Den

Description: As the unique limousines parked outside on the rocky road, members gathered to engage in the most insane game show of all time.
Dubbed "The BacheloRock," members designed their own pet rocks and suited them up with three (3) costumes for the event: a Theme Attire, Sporty Attire, and Evening Wear. Then, they competed in a variety of challenges including First Impression, Rock-apella, and Final Showcase moments.

By the time the sediment had settled, there was only one rose to give, and one rocky relationship to behold. " BacheloRock."

[Excursion 3.06] - "The Hunger Games: Assassins Reloaded"

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Date: February 20, 2016

Location: SUB Quad

Description: Under the instruction of Gamemaster Kyle Logan, valiant contenders faced off in a duel to the death with plastic spoons, lightsabers, and a surprisingly potent marshmallow slingshot. David Humphrey rose from the wreckage to claim victory.

Week 7

[Happening 3.07] - "S'more Than A Roast"

Date: February 24, 2016

Location: Minglewood Fire Pit


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As members gathered in a celebration of gelatinous goods, they were delighted by a s'more-gasbord of flavored marshmallows, chocolate, and Peeps ripe for roasting. As campfire stories gave way to the

infamous "Vessel of Embarrassment," members took turns sharing some of their most embarrassing stories and delighting in the fact that - somewhere deep down - all of us have had awkward encounters in our lives.

[Excursion 3.07] - "The Black-Tie Candy Poker Night"

Date: February 27, 2016

Location: SUB Lipscomb Room

Description: As members gathered in a battle of wits, luck, and tooth enamel, competitors learned and engaged in an official World Series Texas Hold 'Em tourney in an effort to see who was the most suave and sweet.

Week 8

[Excursion 3.08] - "#TheHunt2"

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Date: March 6-11, 2016

Location: Worldwide + The Moon

Description: The whatever split into four teams once again to battle for photo scavenger hunt glory. The air nomads who were stationed on the moon in the end of Season One made a return to dominate the competition, win the individual prize, and defeat the Lion Turtle.

Week 9

[Happening 3.09] - "Pop, Luck, & Watch It"

Date: March 16, 2016

Location: Memorial 4th Floor

Description: As members gathered for a classic movie night with classics from the Disney saga, they prepared a potluck popcorn buffet of the sweet and savory treat. Then using a March Madness selector and an endless supply of random jokes and commentary, the gang discovered what it really be a Brother Bear.

[Excursion 3.09] - "Build A Bridge and Get Over It"

Date: March 18, 2016

Location: Baylor Campus, SUB 3rd Floor Loft

Description: Members gathered for an intense building competition spanning across the Baylor campus. As building prowess, scavenger-hunting, and egg-dropping were all tested, members discovered just how valuable a glue gun would be to the survival of the human race.

Week 10

[Happening 3.10] - "Es-cop-ay"

Date: March 23, 2016

Location: Baylor Campus

Description: Whoevers were forced to come together to defend their beloved campus against the forces of the Revetahw. The Revetahw sought to bring destruction, sadness, and splinters. Luckily, the Whoevers were victorious... This time.

Week 11

[Happening 3.11] - "Cracked"

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Date: March 30, 2016

Location: Marrs McLean Science Courtyard

Description: In this eggcellent adventure, members gathered in a post-Easter celebration of egg-hunting, egg-smashing, egg-tossing, egg-dueling adventure. Cascades of cascarones made this colorful event as fun as ever, as the member found out just who would crack under the pressure.

[Excursion 3.11] - "The Tortilla-Tossing Olympics 2"

Date: April 2, 2016

Location: Waco Suspension Bridge

Description: Whoevers gathered together to participate in the second annual Tortilla Tossing Olympics. They participated in events of grandeur, and skill. Justin Potter dominated the tortiscus toss

Week 12

[Happening 3.12] - "The Ice-Cream Social"

Date: April 6, 2016

Location: SUB Den

Description: As members gathered for a toppings and topics galore, some weird stuff hit the table as members engaged in important discussions about themselves and the world around them. Sweet and simple, as far as The Whatever's events may go.

[Excursion 3.12] - "Steppin' Out"

Date: April 9, 2016

Location: Local Waco

Description: We stepped our right foot in, we stepped our right foot out, we stepped our right foot in, and we helped some people out. That's what it's all about.

Week 13

[Happening 3.13] - "The Viral Video Challenge"

Date: April 13, 2016

Location: SUB Den

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Description: Members gathered in the dankest of challenges, as they sought to create viral videos using a creative conglomeration of memes, trends, and popular characters from internet history. The judges were

fierce and the moments insane as the members worked against the clock to create their instant-videos. The result? Something...viral.

[Excursion 3.13] - "Tea2Stay"

Date: April 16, 2016

Location: Tea2Go

Description: On that day everyone went to Tea2Go to stay and play Apocalypse World.

Week 14

[Happening 3.14] - "Heroes vs. Villains 3: Chaos Unbound"

Date: April 20, 2016

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Location: Hooper-Schaefer Field

Description: As members gathered in an epic rap battle of ages, heroes and villains selected from specific themes and backgrounds matched wits and rhymes in a battle for LIMITLESS POWER. Guests watched and judged the best performances, and at the end of the night one team would save or rule the world for their bravery.

Week 15

[Happening 3.15] - "D.A.N.C.E."

Date: April 27, 2016

Location: Barfield Drawing Room

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Description: In this formal event, Whoevers gathered together to master many different kinds of dance. From ballroom to tap. From t

utting to zumba. And a peek into some really cool Native American dancing. Whoevers were open and willing to try new things as always! Also, there may or may not have been an impeachment trial. #impeachnelly2k16

Week 16

[Happening 3.15] - "The Final"

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Date: April 30, 2016

Location: Enchanted Rock (Fredericksburg, Texas)

Description: The Whatever takes Enchanted Rock. We climbed, we spelunked, and we rocked the rock. Nobody does adventures quite like us.

Week 17

[Happening 3.15] - "The End (Again) (Again)"

Date: May 2, 2016

Location: SUB Baines Room

Description: As members gathered in their Oscars-Style finale to Season 3, they shared their favorite moments and experiences from the Season before awarding new and old friends special certificates in celebrating their achievements.

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A farewell was given to Season 3 members Nathan Elequin and Molly Krieghbaum, and the school year was finished on a heartfelt conclusion for all members.

(Also, enjoy this from Danny McCarty):

This is the end
Hold your breath and count to ten
Feel the earth move and then
Hear my heart burst again
For this is the end
I’ve drowned and dreamt this moment
So overdue I owe them
Swept away, I’m stolen

Let the GPAs fall.
When they crumble
We will stand tall
Fail it all together

Trivia And Fun Facts

  • There have been a total of 42 Happenings, 31 Excursions, and 10 Special Events (as of Seasons 1-3)
  • With a total of 83 Events in 44 Weeks of operation, The Whatever shatters expectations of programming by hosting approximately 1.91 Events per week of College.