Legend is ghost haunt campus becuase of the the forbidden love of the wealthy daughter, living in the mansion, and stable boy.
The daughter of the house fell in love with one of the stable boys and got pregnant. When her father found out about this, he forbid her from seeing the stable boy and banished the boy from their home. He was so mortified with the news that he hung himself in the stables in Grace Hall. When she heard about the news of his death, she jumped out of the second-floor balcony, killing herself and her unborn baby.
This year’s “Freak Week” includes a week of Halloween related events.
Friday Oct. 21 : a haunted trip to Bates Motel, a top scare zone that scares guest with pyromanics and special effects.
Monday, Oct. 24: a Ghost Hunter explored the mansion for paranormal activity. He started with a presentation in Grace Hall. Then students used his equipment to tour Grace Hall and the Woodcrest Mansion to explore ghost activity.
Tuesday, Oct. 25 : WYBF hosted Spooky Scavenger Hunt. Groups wandered around campus to hunt for clues for VIP prizes
Wednesday, Oct. 26: students enjoyed a dinner for $5 in the Mansion and uncovered the mystery of the crime in Capture the Clue Mystery Dinner.
Tonight, dance the night away and raise money for the American Cancer Society during the Boo-B Dance. Also, cheer on the fall sports teams heading into the CSAC playoffs and enjoy performances by the cheerleaders, Cabrini College dance team and the Cabrini steppers at the Blue and White Halloween Havoc.
On Friday, Oct. 28, join CAP Board for a scary movie marathon in Widener Lecture Hall.
On Sunday, Oct. 30,wander through the spaces of the Mansion for the haunted mansion tour. Entry fee is $3 and will be donated to the American Cancer Society.