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Navy & Gold Gala

Navy Gold Gala logo6th Annual Navy and Gold Gala–Friday, April 13, 2018

Now in its sixth year as an event, this year’s Navy and Gold Gala theme is “Trivia Night”. The evening of  Friday, April 13, 2017 will include an interactive trivia contest, appetizers, and night of friendly competition for friends of William Penn University.

Support the William Penn Athletic Scholarship Program

All funds raised during this event will go toward supporting our students through the William Penn Athletic Scholarship Program.

Trivia Night graphicEngage in friendly competition while your table is quizzed on categories ranging from entertainment, history, geography, sports, Oskaloosa and William Penn University. Prizes will be awarded to the top-3 winning teams. After every second round of trivia, guests may bid on silent auction items and raffle prizes will be announced throughout the evening.

Cost is $240 per eight person table or $30 per individual table. Seating is limited, so reserve your space today. Reserve your spot by contacting Joe Reagan at 641-673-1047 or by email.


The Barn
815 Woodland Rd.
Oskaloosa, IA 52577

“The Round Guy” Steve Pilchen ’76 is the Emcee for the Evening!

Born and raised in Central New York, Pilchen moved to Oskaloosa in 1972 to play baseball for William Penn. He graduated in 1976. After getting his MA in Student Development, Pilchen worked as a Pre-Sentence Investigator and as a Scout for the Yankees. Seven years later, Pilchen would quit his job and pursue stand-up comedy, which eventually sent him to Des Moines and transitioned him into a full-time gig in radio in 1993. Steve is currently the host of the The Round Guy Morning Show on KBOE Radio in Oskaloosa.