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FAMILY WEEKEND 2013 | SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Rose Hill Campus


Friday, October 4, 2013
 
Registration | 2 – 7 p.m.
Stop by the registration table to pick up your event tickets and enjoy light refreshments while mingling with other families. University staff and students will be on hand to welcome you, answer your questions and provide information about the University, surrounding area and local restaurants. 
O'Keefe Commons
 
Welcome Reception | 5:30 P.M.7:30 P.M. 
Mingle with your favorite Fordham faculty and administrators, as well as other Fordham families, while enjoying music, hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.
O'Keefe Commons

michael kent | 8 p.m.
This comedic-magician, named the 2012 Entertainer of the Year by Campus Activities Magizine, will put on an interactive show to delight and amuse your entire family.
$10 per person | Seating is limited
McGinley Center Ballroom

Mimes and mummers performance of "legally blonde" | 8pm
Join your family and enjoy a performance of "Legally Blonde" by Fordham's own student group, the Mimes and Mummers!
$12 per person ($5 with student ID) | Seating is limited. (This performance will repeat on Saturday, October 5th at 8pm and on Sunday, October 6th at 2pm.)
Collins Auditorium

Sibling sleepover first night | 10pm
Spend your first night at Fordham with the Campus Activities Board! Enjoy make-your-own-sundaes, a video game tournament and make your own stuffed bear!
O'Keefe Commons

Saturday, October 5, 2013
 
Registration | 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Stop by the registration table to pick up your event tickets and enjoy light refreshments while mingling with other families. University staff and students will be on hand to welcome you, answer your questions and provide information about the University, surrounding area and local restaurants.
McGinley Center Lobby, 1st Floor
 
Continental Breakfast | 9:00 a.m.
Join us for a light breakfast to start your day while socializing with other proud Fordham families.
Keating Rotunda
 
Sibling Sleepover Program:MOrning cereal and toons | 9:00 a.M. – 11:00 a.m.
While parents are enjoying a morning with Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham University and other distinguished members of the Fordham community, students and their siblings can enjoy a throw-back morning of their favorite cartoons and cereal.
Student Lounge, McGinley Center
 
Parents’ University: A Classroom Experience | 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
After enjoyig a light breakfast and a brief welcome address from Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of Fordham University, experience a class presented by some of Fordham’s finest faculty.
Keating First Auditorium and Keating Hall classrooms
 
Family Weekend Lunch | 11:00 A.M. – 12:30 p.m.
Join us before the football game and enjoy hot dogs, sub sandwiches, chili, cornbread, and many of your other pre-game favorites, as well as live music and appearances by Fordham student performing groups to pump you up for the big game!
$17 per person | Seating is limited | Lunch is included in the Sibling Sleepover registration
McGinley Center, 2nd Floor

Fordham University Football Game | noon 
Join your student to watch the hard-hitting action and to cheer on our Rams as they take on Lehigh University. Go Rams!
$10 per person | Fordham students may attend home football games free of charge. Game included in Sibling Sleepover Registration.

Maroon mainstage | 3:30 p.m.5:30p.m.
Come for a showcase of Fordham’s finest talent and witness our various performing groups in action. Light refreshments
will be provided.
Keating First Auditorium
 
Family Weekend Mass | 6 p.m.
Come together to worship at the University’s family liturgy. Joseph M. McShane, S. J., president of Fordham University, will be the celebrant.
University Church
 
Dine on arthur avenue 
Haven't been to the famous Arthur Avenue yet?  Now is the perfect time.  Join your family for a delicious dinner at any of Arthur's fabulous restaurants before spending another night out with your Ram! 

Sibling Sleepover Program: Snacks and a Movie | 7:30 p.m.
All the participants of the sibling sleepover will be able to snack on chicken fingers, french fries, and other delicious treats while watching a movie not yet released on video.
Keating First Auditorium

Mimes and mummers performance of "legally blonde" | 8pm
Join your family and enjoy a performance of "Legally Blonde" by Fordham's own student group, the Mimes & Mummers!
$12 per person ($5 with student ID) | Seating is limited. (This performance will repeat on Friday, October 4th at 8pm and on Sunday, October 5th at 2pm)
Collins Auditorium

Sibling sleepover program:Haunted Tours of Rose Hill | 9:30 P.M
After the movie, get ready to be spooked on one of the nation’s most haunted campuses. Take a stroll through campus, guided by the students who’ve seen it all, and find out why Fordham earned its spot as second most haunted university in the country.
Meet in Keating Rotunda


Sunday, October 6, 2013

Jazz Brunch | 10 A.M - Noon
Enjoy some light jazz by Fordham performing groups, as well as a delicious breakfast of bagels, pastries, yougurt parfaits and more before you return home!
$25 per person | Seating is limited. (Brunch included in Sibling Sleepover Registration)
McGinley Ballroom

Mimes and mummers performance of "legally blonde" | 2pm 
Join your family and enjoy a performance of "Legally Blonde" by Fordham's own student group, the Mimes & Mummers! 
$12 per person ($5 with student ID) | Seating is limited. (This performance will repeat on Friday, October 4th and Saturday, October 5th at 8pm.)
Collins Auditorium



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