Friday, September 19
*This schedule is tentative and subject to change.
Events in ORANGE are Gettysburg Great Campaign Kick-Off events!
9:00 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Legacy Admissions Experience
A program for alumni with high school juniors or seniors who are going through the college search process. Find out what you can do to enhance the college search experience. Interactive sessions include interviewing and essay tips, participating in a mock application review, and learning about our campus community from faculty, staff, and current students.
9:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Special Collections Exhibit
Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014: One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, Musselman Library
10:00 a.m.—7:00 p.m.
Schmucker Art Gallery Exhibit: Michael Scoggins: When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Schmucker Art Gallery
Internationally-renowned, New York-based contemporary artist Michael Scoggins meticulously creates by hand spiral-bound notebook pages on a colossal scale. On these large works, Scoggins draws and scrawls often in the guise of his childhood alter-ego "Michael S." The artist appropriates popular imagery and takes a critical stance on contemporary politics, historical reflections and the formation of cultural identities and biases.
12:05 p.m.—12:30 p.m.
3:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
Alumni Career Coaching Appointments
Need some direction in your upcoming job search, or just want to talk about future career directions? Call the Center for Career Development at 717-337-6616 to set up a half-hour appointment and meet with a career coach. Spots are limited and are available on a first-come, first served basis.
Friends of Mathematics Alumni Gathering and Networking Tea
Casual gathering for alumni friends of the Mathematics Department to meet current students and connect with fellow graduates, and a networking opportunity for all.
3:45 p.m.—5:15 p.m.
Annual Psychology Homecoming Colloquium
Mara Auditorium, Masters Hall
Featured speaker is Dr. Mary Carskadon ’69, Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, well known for her research on sleep deprivation in adolescents. Brief reception with light refreshments to follow the talk.
4:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
Benefactors Wall Dedication
Benefactors Wall by Glatfelter Lodge
4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
Biology, BMB, and Chemistry Open House
Lounge, McCreary Hall
5:30 p.m.—7:30 p.m.
Homecoming Networking Social
Memorial Field Tent
Please bring your business cards. Special welcome for the Class of 2014. Host provider.
5:30 p.m.—8:00 p.m.
Benefactors Circle Dinner
Paul Recital Hall
Hall of Athletic Honor Reception, Banquet, and Inductions
Ballroom, College Union Building
7:00 p.m.—10:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Reception
8:30 p.m.—10:30 p.m.
Class of 2009 5-Year Reunion Social
Atrium Room, The Gettysburg Hotel
Cost: $10/person; $15 at the door.
Hors d'oeuvres, 1 drink, and souvenir.
9:00 p.m.—11:00 p.m.
Orange and Blue Bingo
All are welcome!
10:00 p.m.—1:00 a.m.
Movie on the Quad
All are welcome. The SERVO food truck will be there!