Getting an early start to tomorrow's Centennial Festival celebrations, Montclair State University students rose at the pre-dawn hours of the morning on September 19, 2008 to appear on NBC's "Today Show." Student ambassadors, representatives of the Greek Council, members of the Women's Basketball Team, and the MSU Cheerleading Squad all participated as hosts Al Roker, Matt Lauer, and Meredith Vieira broadcast outdoor segments from the Rockefeller Center studios. View more photos.
Students who made the trip to the plaza included: Student Ambassadors Decosy Hercules, Hallie Brettlar, Kristin Chapman, Jennie Murphy, Nicole Drag, Allison McDermott, Vaughn McEnough, Ryan Buchmuller, Monica DeMarco, Clint Bosca, Sheena Sharpe, and Stephanie Golda; Greek Council representative Jon Preciado, MSU Student Athletes Rebecca Dobiesz, Justine Dipaulo, Rebekah Kelleher, Estebon Leon, Kelly Karp, and Angela Martone; and MSU Cheerleading Team members Staci Shalkowski, Kathryn LaScala, Ericka Reynolds, Amanda Sibilio, Linda White, Michelle Moore, Priscilla Heidmann, Michelle Gould, Danielle Cristiano, Christine Caputo, Kelsy Scalfaro, Melissa Resnick, Ashley Farrell, Megan Vitale, Ashton Michalski, Brittany Papcun, Kristen Savage, Jennifer Henkleman, and Samantha Buglioli. Go Red Hawks!