Saturday, September 20
*This schedule is tentative and subject to change.
Events in ORANGE are Gettysburg Great Campaign Kick-Off events!
8:30 a.m.—9:30 a.m.
Career Volunteer Appreciation Reception
Apse, Musselman Library
Enjoy a delicious, buffet-style breakfast hosted by the Center for Career Development. Our longest-serving career volunteers will be recognized for their dedication to providing students with rewarding career-focused opportunities. The event will also feature opening remarks by Kathy Williams, Executive Director for Career Development, about the support for and success of the Career Connector Challenge.
8:30 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Green Room Chat
Green Room, Brua Hall
Sigma Nu Breakfast and Meeting
Sigma Nu Chapter House
Formal meeting for collegiate brothers and alumni begins at 10:30 a.m. Meeting will include a special ceremony to remember Brothers who have passed away in recent years, rituals, annual House Corporation business, and the election of two board members. Collegiate brothers will be in formal attire and alumni are welcome to wear a shirt and tie, but not required.
Inter-Fraternity Alumni Presidents’ Meeting
The Pub and Restaurant
Semester meeting to discuss current topics and future plans for collaboratively advising the fraternities on campus.
9:30 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
The Journey to Great: An Interactive Adventure
Pick up your passport and journey through fun, interactive stations around campus. You’ll enjoy listening to music, participating in science, viewing outstanding art, learning about student service, connecting with current students – all aimed at creating your own Gettysburg Great experience, with an eye toward the future. Passports can be obtained at many locations around campus so you can join whenever and wherever. Follow the directions to destinations, enjoy an activity, and receive a passport stamp. Bring your passport to the luncheon tent to collect your reward. Everyone is welcome!
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Workshops
Led by Joe Costa ’68, Mary Schofer Naden ’79, and Rick Holmes ‘85.
Alumni Baseball Game
For information and registration contact: John Campo, Head Baseball Coach email@example.com
10:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Special Collections Exhibit
Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014: One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, Musselman Library (4th Floor)
10:00 a.m.—4:00 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.
Alumnae Lacrosse Game
All lacrosse alumnae are invited to attend and socialize, even if you do not plan to play! Register at www.gettysburg.edu/alumnaelax.
10:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m.
SAE-Penn Delta Alumni Board and Undergraduate Officers Meeting
SAE-Penn Delta General Session Meeting
All SAE- Penn Delta Brothers Active& Alumni invited
11:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m.
Gettysburg Great All Campus Lunch
Featuring: Class of 2009 5th Reunion, VIP Guests
Memorial Field Tent
All alumni, parents, current students and friends are invited to this lunch, which will be hosted by BOLD (Burgians of the Last Decade) and feature faculty cameos, a photo area, games and active insight into how Gettysburgians DO GREAT WORK today. There will also be a special VIP area for 5th Reunion attendees who register online. Cost: $10 adults/$5 children.
11:30 a.m.—1:00 p.m.
1964 Football Team Tailgate
Jaeger Center Patio
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Majestic Theater Tours
Majestic Theater, 25 Carlisle Street
Football vs. Juniata
Shirk Field at Musselman Stadium
Halftime presentations include Hall of Athletic Honor Inductees, this year’s Team of Distinction—1964 Football Team, and the Gettysburg Great Campaign Kick Off.
Class of 2009 5-Year Reunion Photo
2:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Alumni Cabaret
2:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
Phi Delta Theta BBQ
Phi Delta Theta Chapter House
APO Alumni Social
Glatfelter Ground Floor Lobby
3:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
Eisenhower Institute Open House
Eisenhower Institute, 157 North Washington Street
Alpha Chi Rho Brothers’ Meeting & BBQ
Alpha Chi Rho Chapter House
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Special Exhibit Tour--Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014: One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, Musselman Library, 4th Floor
4:00 p.m.—5:00 p.m.
Open House for Campus Catholic Ministry and Newman Association Alumni
Narthex, Christ Chapel
4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
Women’s Center Open House
Lobby, Women’s Center
4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
SAE House Post Game Tailgate Party
Alumni, Active Brothers & Guests
4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
Alpha Tau Omega Alumni Reception
Alpha Tau Omega Chapter House
4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
Sigma Chi Reception and Corporation Meeting
Sigma Chi Chapter House
4:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
OSA/CUB Desk Alumni Homecoming Social
Please join us for food, refreshments and the opportunity to meet with new and former OSA and CUB Desk Staff! Bring an appetite and some stories of the when you worked for the office and CUB Desk to share! Sponsored by the Office of Student Activities and the CUB Desk. Host provider/food.
Field Hockey vs. Ursinus
Shirk Field at Memorial Stadium
6:00 p.m.--9:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Dinner
6:00 p.m.—9:30 p.m.
Gettysburg Great Campaign Kick Off Reception and Interactive Dinner
Lobby, Jaeger Center for Athletics, Recreation and Fitness
8:00 p.m.—10:00 p.m.
All Campus Open Mic
The Junction, College Union Building
All Campus Party
The Attic, West Building
All are welcome. Host provider.