12 Pines celebrated student talent of many different aspects - dance, comedy, music, etc. while encompassing a variety of diverse activities for all of CSB/SJU's students to enjoy. Lasting throughout the day, the event provided opportunities to engage with one another around sports tournaments, BBQ's, dancing, singing, and celebrating the accomplishments of the 2011-2012 academic school year.
12 Pines included Pine-lympics in the afternoon and a large-scale concert in the evening with opener Chris Cab and headliner Mat Kearney. The night finished off with a $2.00 pancake breakfast. Both Pine-lympics and the concert were free for the CSB/SJU community and over 51% of the student body attended. 12 Pines was the largest crowd numbers JEC has had in 15 years. Watch a video of Mat Kearny at 12 Pines to see what the hype was about and read the 12 Pines Summary to learn more about the events.