Lawrence’s Homecoming and Family Weekend!

Friday, October 10
7 a.m.–7 p.m. Open recreation—Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center
8 a.m.–4 p.m. Families/alumni attend classes with students—Visits with faculty by appointment
(students should schedule individual appointments for their parents in advance)
10 a.m.–4 p.m. Wriston Art Center Galleries open
11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch—Warch Campus Center
5 p.m. Blue and White Dinner, Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame
Esch Hurvis Room (Warch Campus Center)
RSVP by Oct. 3 to purchase tickets -
8 p.m. Lawrence Concert Choir performance—Memorial Chapel
Midnight Movie-Despicable Me 2 - Cinema (Warch Campus Center)


Saturday, October 11
7:30-8:45 a.m. Parent Advisory Committee breakfast and meeting - Esch Hurvis Room (Warch Campus Center)
8:30–9:30 a.m. Complimentary continental breakfast—Gallery (Warch Campus Center)
9 a.m. Women's tennis vs. Knox - Lawrence Courts
9 a.m.–noon Admissions office open—Hurvis Center
Interviews for prospective students must be scheduled in advance—call 800-227-0982
9–9:30 a.m. Remarks by President Mark Burstein followed by Q&A session
Somerset Room (Warch Campus Center)
9:30–10:30 a.m. Student services staff available to answer questions
Somerset Room (Warch Campus Center)
9:30 a.m. Alumni baseball game—Whiting Field
10 a.m.-noon Annual LU Summer Research Poster Symposium-Steitz-Youngchild Hall Atrium
10:40–11:30 a.m. Mini-courses taught by faculty
11 a.m. Alumni swim meet-Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. All-campus Fall Festival picnic­—Main Hall Green
(students may use meal swipes to pay for family members’ meals)
Noon–4 p.m. Wriston Art Center Galleries open
1 p.m. Football vs. Beloit College-Banta Bowl
3 p.m. Women's tennis vs. Monmouth-Lawrence Courts
5:30 p.m. Dinner on your own
8 p.m. Lawrence Symphony Orchestra Concert-Memorial Chapel
10 p.m. Daniel Martin, magician- Daniel's high energy fusion of insane magic, escapes & sarcastic improv consistently lead to standing ovations and record breaking crowds at theatres and campuses nationwide—Cinema (Warch Campus Center)


Sunday, October 12
8:30 a.m. Women's tennis vs. Illinois College-Lawrence Courts
10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Brunch—Warch Campus Center
Noon–4 p.m. Wriston Art Center Galleries open
1 p.m. Open recreation-Buchanan Kiewit Wellness Center
3 p.m. Faculty recital-Janet Anthony, Cello



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