Newman Alumni Weekend

All Alumni Reunion 2017

Come back to campus and we guarantee you will enjoy a unique selection of events and programs that will make your return to Newman unforgettable. Explore today’s campus with special tours and interesting talks from current and former faculty.

New this year: There are now two different options for registering! Register with an All Inclusive package price for the best discount or pick the a la carte options to work around your schedule. The all inclusive package includes all meals, events and a Newman Alumni Weekend t-shirt. 

REGISTER FOR EVENT 

Please join us! Mark your calendar for June 23-25, 2017. Enjoy camaraderie of old friends and perhaps meet new friends.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: THURSDAY, JUNE 22

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All Alumni Reunion T-shirt
View the Newman Alumni Weekend T-Shirt

PROGRAM FOR THE WEEKEND'S EVENTS

 FRIDAY, JUNE 23, 2017

1 p.m. Registration Open all Day

Macias Gathering Space, Dugan Library

Hospitality Locations Open all Day 

Macias Gathering Space, Gorges Atrium

On-campus Housing 

Move into Beata residence hall

Campus Open for Tours 

Golf carts available. Bookstore, library and Scooters Coffeehouse also open

Gathering Spaces

Available all weekend for visiting if desired

Archives Display all Weekend 

Heritage Room, Sacred Heart Hall

5 p.m. Pig Feast

Founder's Plaza

7 p.m. Taste of Newman
International Beer Tasting

Dugan-Gorges Conference Center

9 p.m. Secrets of Campus/Ghost

Stories Gathering space outside St. John’s Chapel

 

 SATURDAY, JUNE 24

 This day is designed with many options for you – visiting, campus tours (golf carts available), learning opportunities with alumni and former and current faculty, activities for children, Mass, banquet, and dancing.

Hospitality Locations Open all Day

Macias Gathering Space, Gorges Atrium

7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Continental Breakfast

Mabee Dining Center Scooters open for other breakfast, coffee options

 

8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Registration/Housing

Macias Gathering Space, Bookstore Open

9 a.m. - 10:20 NED Talks

Choose from many NED Talks put on by Newman Faculty and alumni. 

10:20 a.m. Break/Refreshments

 

10:30 - noon NED Talks Session 2

Choose from many TED Talks inspired sessions put on by Newman Faculty and alumni. More info coming soon.

Noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch

Lunch served at the Mabee Dining Center OR join us for the 50 year Reunion of Sacred Heart College Luncheon.

1:30 - 4 p.m. Games/Activities for Kids (of all ages)

Fugate Gym & Founder’s Plaza

1:30 p.m. - 4:30pm Affinity Groups

Special affinity reunions to celebrate successes with faculty, teamates, classmates, and coaches.

1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Campus Tours

Meet in Eck Hall to explore campus with a special guided tour and have a chance to tour new additions to Eck Hall and progress of Bishop Gerber Science Center.

3 p.m. Paint the Campus - Wine and Paint

$20 - Location TBD

5:30 p.m. Mass

St. John’s Chapel Alumni Chorale/Troubadours

6:30 p.m. Social Hour

Dugan-Gorges Conference Center - Cash bar

7 p.m. Newman Alumni Awards Banquet

 Dugan Gorges Conference Center

9 p.m. – Midnight Dance

Groove 42 Band / Raffle Drawing

 

 SUNDAY, JUNE 25

7 a.m. Morning Stroll

 

7:30 a.m. Morning Prayer, Grotto

 

7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Coffee & Rolls

 Mabee Dining Center

10 a.m. Mass

ASC Wichita Center

10:30 a.m.– noon Sunday Brunch

Mabee Dining Center