AC – Area Coordinator assigned to your residence hall, a professional staff member
AES – The Audio Engineering Society
The Albright game – if we win the Albright game, students petition President Thayne for an extra day off at Thanksgiving break
The Allen Theatre– the movie theater on Main Street, next to MJ’s Coffeehouse
The Bat – the Batdorf Restaurant on Main Street
Boger – the cement company behind Yuhas Commons
The bridge – the train bridge that connects Summit Street to the sports fields, Arnold Sports Center, and the parking lots
C-Store – Dutchmen Den, located in Yuhas Commons
Chaps – Chaplain Fullmer
Chicken Finger Thursday - chicken fingers, fries (usually waffle), and mac & cheese. Pretty much the best lunch day ever.
Christmas at the Valley – the annual Christmas program in Miller Chapel
College Center Desk – located in Mund College Center
Dutchmen Day – the annual day of no classes, outdoor fun, and free t-shirts
E2Campus — the emergency alert system that takes place on campus
The Flying Dutchman – the college’s mascot, distinguished by blonde flowing hair and winged feet
Hot Dog Frank – the statue of Hot Dog Frank in the Peace Garden. Frank Aftosomes was famous for giving out free hot dogs whenever LVC’s basketball team won a home game in the 1930s. Each year, free hot dogs are given to people on Hot Dog Frank Day
Humanities Building – Administration Building
J&S — the pizza place on Main Street
La Vie – the college’s weekly newspaper
Mabel – the ghost that lives in Silver Hall
Mail Room – located in the basement of Humanities with a fax machine available for students
MJ’s – the coffee shop on Main Street, where coffeehouse shows take place, next to the Allen Theatre.
M&M – Multicultural Mentor
Mund – Mund College Center; includes the Dining Hall, Living Room, Center for Student Engagement, College Store, College Center Desk, Residential Life Offices, and The UG.
MyLVC – your online account where you can access Blackboard, Red Book, and AccessLVC, Webmail, and Job Center
Package Room – located in the lower level of Mund College Center; where you pick up your packages when you get an e-mail from the College Center Desk notifying you there's a package waiting for you.
PM – Peer Mentor
Quad – either the academic quad (in the middle of all of the academic buildings) or the social quad (between Mund and Vickroy)
Quittie – the park in Annville
RA – Resident Assistant assigned to your floor, is an upperclassman
The Red Avenger – LVC’s infamous maker of mischief disguised in red; he likes to come out during special events on campus
Red Book – an online service where you can sign up for awesome trips, dinners, and events taking place off campus. Sign up through MyLVC.
SG – Student Government
The train – the train that goes by behind most of the residential buildings
UG – the Underground in Mund College Center; open for Saturday night dances
UG Dance – when the UG turns into a dance club every Saturday night at midnight
VF – annual ValleyFest weekend, the campus Spring Arts festival
Wig and Buckle – The college's Theater Company since 1935