Saturday's Event Schedule for Family Weekend


SATURDAY,  SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

TIME & LOCATION DESCRIPTION
9:00 am - 10:30 am
The Inn at Villanova
JUNIOR RING BLESSING
Villanovans who purchased a class ring are invited to attend a special ceremony. Families who purchased a class ring will receive separate information about the Junior Ring Blessing. Please call 610.519.4211 for more information.
Students will pick up their rings at the Junior Ring Blessing
10:30 am
Villanova Room
Connelly Center
PRESIDENT'S WELCOME
Please join Fr. Peter Donohue, O.S.A., Ph.D. for his comments on the current state and future of Villanva University. Come early to enjoy a free light continental breakfast.
11:30 am
 
FAMILY WEEKEND INFORMATION SESSION I
Various locations
Sessions will be 45 minutes
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
Villanova or Philly Area
  OFFICE OF INTERCULTURAL AFFAIRS LUNCH
Location TBD

The Office of Intercultural Affairs would like to welcome families to Family Weekend 2017!
  ONE BOOK VILLANOVA LUNCH: IDEAS AND CONVERSATION
Location TBD
Join us for a unique, intellectual dining experience! The One Book Villanova Committee is sponsoring this lunch to prepare for the arrival of our One Book Speaker for this year’s selection – Acts of Faith: The Story of an American Muslim, the Struggle for the Soul of a Generation. This lunch will feature a keynote speaker on the powerful themes raised within this engaging story and then provide an opportunity for discussion with fellow parents and students. Prior reading of the book is not necessary to enjoy this wonderful afternoon of food and conversation. Please go to villanovatix.com to register, call 610.519.4211, or email studentinvolvement@villanova.edu for more information.
1:30 pm FAMILY WEEKEND INFORMATION SESSION II
Various locations
Sessions will be 45 minutes
2:30 pm FAMILY WEEKEND INFORMATION SESSION III
Various locations
Sessions will be 45 minutes
3:00 pm
Austin Field

FAMILY WEEKEND FIELD FESTIVAL
Join Families and their students during the Family Festival taking place on Austin Field  before the Villanova Football game featuring food, giveaways, entertainment, and more.

6:00 pm
Villanova Stadium
VILLANOVA FOOTBALL GAME
Cheer on the Villanova Wildcats at 6:00pm in the Villanova Stadium. Tickets are available for purchase by visiting Villanova.com and clicking on the “Buy Tickets” link in August 2017. As a reminder, student tickets are free! Students enter the Villanova stadium by presenting their wildcard.