Reunion Weekend 2015
February 19-22, 2015
Schedule of Events
Thursday, February 19th
|10:30 am||Shuttle leaves main campus for Distinguished Alumni Awards at Jungle Island||RSVP Required|
|11:30 am - 1:30 pm|
From 11am-12pm there will be a networking reception held for all guests and the award ceremony will begin immediately following.
2015 Distinguished Alumni Honorees: TBA
2015 Rising Star Honorees: TBA
Friday, February 20th
|8:00 am - 6:00 pm||University Bookstore open – Landon Student Union|
|9:00 am - 3:00 pm|
Andy Gato Art Gallery Graphic Design exhibition - Thompson Hall, 2nd Floor
|10:00 am - 1:00 pm|
Reunion Registration – Landon Student Union
Visit the Landon Student Union for your registration packet, which includes a campus map, event schedules, complimentary Roussell Dining Hall lunch passes, refreshments, etc.
|11:00 am - 1:00 pm|
Campus Tours available – Landon Student Union
Make your way around our 122-acre campus on a golf cart tour led by one of our expert student guides.
|11:00 am - 2:00 pm|
University Archives open – Lehman Hall 201
A special Reunion 2015 exhibit will be on display.
|1:00 pm – 2:00 pm|
Homecoming Outdoor Mass – Landon North Lot Stage
In the spirit of “Festival of Nations,” there will be a special Mass held outdoors prior to the start of the festival.
|2:00 pm – 6:00 pm|
Festival of Nations – Landon North Lot
Travel to over 20 nations at our annual Festival of Nations celebration, one of Barry’s largest cultural events. Celebrate and explore the cultural diversity represented on campus displayed through student-sponsored country booths, food, music and dance, educational workshops, games, performances, and other exciting activities.
|5:00 pm – 7:00 pm|
A number of our schools and colleges will be hosting special receptions for their returning graduates, featuring interactive facility and program updates from your favorite faculty & staff members:
|7:00 pm – 9:00 pm|
Class of 1965 Class Dinner – Sea View Hotel
A special dinner for the Class of 1965 to renew their bonds and reminisce!
|7:00 pm – 10:00 pm|
Welcome Back Celebration for the Classes of 1985 & 2005 – Newport Beachside Resort
Together again at last! The Young Alumni Association is hosting this special reception for two of our highlighted returning classes, uniting three generations of Barry alumni together for a night of food, fun, drinks, and of course, dancing! Although we’re highlighting 1985 & 2005, all alumni are welcome at this celebration.
Saturday, February 21st
|9:00 am – 12:00 pm||Athletic Alumni Games|
Time to watch some of your former Bucs dust off the old kicks and return to the glory days, as they face off against one another in this annual showcase.
Men’s & Women’s Soccer – Buccaneer Soccer Field
Men’s & Women’s Basketball – Health & Sports Center
Volleyball – TBA
|12:00 pm – 4:00 pm||Tailgate area and Kids Zone open – Landon North Lot||Kids Zone registration required|
|1:00 pm – 4:00 pm||Alumni Tailgate Reception – Landon Courtyard|
Featuring a barbecue lunch and open bar with beer, wine, and soft drinks, DJ and live performance by singer Abigail Zsiga , fan contests, and a game-day sign-making station.
|4:00 pm||Barry Buccaneers Women’s Basketball vs. Eckerd|
Health & Sports Center gymnasium
|5:00 pm – 9:30 pm||Alumni Lounge open – Landon Events Room|
Take a break from the game or join us after the final buzzer for light refreshments and an open bar reception.
|12:00 pm – 4:00 pm||Barry Buccaneers Men’s Basketball vs. Eckerd|
Health & Sports Center gymnasium
Sunday, February 22nd
|11:00 am – 12:00 pm||Special Reunion Mass – Cor Jesu Chapel|
|12:00 pm – 2:00 pm||Class of ‘65 Golden Shield Induction Brunch – Mall area|