Seton Hall Weekend 2014

2013 Event Schedule   

Online registration is now closed.
Please visit the information table on campus for pay-at-the-door ticket availability.

Friday, October 4

7 p.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Parent Welcome Reception Event capacity full.
Join President Esteban and fellow Seton Hall families at a welcome cocktail reception hosted by the Seton Hall Fund. Students are welcome to attend with parents. R.S.V.P. online or call Roe Macaluso at (973) 378-9826 by October 1. Space is limited.

Saturday, October 5

8:30 a.m. ▸ Farinella Gate Starting Line
29th Annual Farinella 5K Run
Registration begins at 8 a.m. Get a runner's view of campus by participating in the 29th Farinella 5K Run. Download a registration form or call (973)761-9722 by Friday, October 4.

10 a.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Pirate Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast with a fine selection of syrups and assorted toppings. Price is $10 per adult/$7.50 children under 12, and includes coffee and beverages. Space is limited, pre-pay online.

11:30 a.m. ▸ Main Stage, University Green
Welcome Kick-off
Join President Esteban as he kicks-off the day’s festivities. Get in the Seton Hall Spirit as the SHU cheerleaders and pep band showcase their crowd-pleasing performances.

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
Seton Hall Weekend Information Table
University representatives will be on hand to answer questions and to help you locate activities. Check in at the table to receive our Seton Hall Weekend giveaway.

True Blue


Seton Hall Alumni:
Are you True Blue?
Find out by visiting our True Blue tent located on the Green. Don’t miss out on the special True Blue giveaways and games!

12-1 p.m. ▸ Chancellor's Suite
Alumni Behind the Mic
Four alumni of Seton Hall's award-winning WSOU 89.5 FM return to campus for a discussion about sports broadcasting. Join NJ Devil's play-by-play announcer Matt Loughlin '79, 1010 WINS sports anchor Frank Garrity '82, ESPN Radio's John Brickley '06 and CBS Sports producer Brian Ciano '07 for a lively conversation about sports radio, sports reporting, game calling, and much more. Audience questions are welcome. Moderated by WSOU sports director Vince Coughlin '14.


Arts and Culture

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ Main Stage, University Green
Live performances on the Green
Enjoy live music and student performances

11 a.m.-4 p.m. ▸ Walsh Library Gallery
"Building Bridges" Art Exhibition
Building Bridges celebrates the 60th Anniversary of the Institute of Judaeo-Christian studies at Seton Hall University and the pioneering work of its founder, Monsignor John M. Oesterreicher. The objects on display in “Building Bridges” are from Seton Hall University’s collection of artifacts, manuscripts and archival materials that contribute to this ongoing dialogue of interfaith understanding, peace and reconciliation, providing a means for reflection and engagement on these themes.


Food, Games and Family Activities

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ Galleon Room, University Center
Seton Hall Weekend Buffet
Enjoy an all-you-can eat gourmet buffet in our campus dining facility at $10 per adult/$7.50 children under 12. Pay online or at the door.

1-5 p.m. ▸ Pirate’s Cove, University Center
Craft Beer Tasting
Reconnect with friends and enjoy a selection of craft beer. $20 per person includes eight drink tickets, pub food and a signature cup. Attendees must be 21 and over to enter the Cove. Space is limited and based on capacity. Pre-pay online or at the door.


The Seton Hall Weekend Expedition

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
Scavenger Hunt Sponsored by the Student Alumni Association
Bring your family and friends and take part in this fun University Weekend tradition. Compete for prizes as you solve clues while you journey around campus. Participants of all ages are welcome to take place in the hunt.

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
Pirate Land
Ahoy matey! Take part in a pirate’s adventure with arts and crafts, inflatable rides, archery, games, pumpkin painting, kite making, tattoo artists, pirate pictures, caricature drawings, tie dying, a photo booth, and much more exciting activities for all ages.

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
Archery On the Green
You could be the next Hunger Games Tribute or replace Hawkeye on The Avengers! Archery on the Green will let you test your skill with bow and arrows. All who try for the bullseye will receive their very own archery target. Special prizes will be awarded for those who hit the bullseye! Archery is an activity for all ages -- there will be equipment available for SHU students, their siblings and their parents. All shooting will be under the direction of John Nyberg, USA Archery certified coach and president of the New Jersey Archery Association. He will be assisted by SHU's own journalism professor, Dr. Amy Nyberg. The very "Brave" can challenge Dr. Nyberg in a one-on-one competition.

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
Pirate Alley and Community Row
Stop by the various student and community organization tables and learn more about what’s happening at the University and in our community.

11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. ▸ University Green
DOVE's Path of Service
Learn more about DOVE’s dedication to community service by participating in hands-on activities that represent each of their outreach programs.

1 and 3 p.m. ▸ Theatre-in-the-Round, University Center
Children’s Theatre: A Tale of Sleeping Beauty
Children of all ages will enjoy this student-directed performance. Seating is on a first-come basis.

3:30-4:30 p.m. ▸ Helen Lerner Amphitheatre, Science and Technology Center
Screening of After the Fire
Screening of the compelling documentary movie After the Fire, which chronicles the recovery and friendship of Alvaro Llanos and Shawn Simons, critically burned victims of the Boland Hall Fire.

5 p.m. ▸ Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
University Day Mass
Father Mark O’Malley will preside at Mass.


Athletic Games

8 – 11 a.m. ▸ Mike Sheppard, Sr. Field
Softball Clinic
Free skills clinic for 6 – 12 year olds. Due to NCAA regulations all participants 13 and over must pay a $25 clinic fee to participate. T-Shirts will be provided to all athletes participating in the clinic. Register at www.setonhallsoftballcamps.com. For additional information contact betsy.white@shu.edu or call 516-941-7770.

1 p.m. ▸ Walsh Gymnasium
Seton Hall Basketball Blue & White Game
Featuring the 2013-2014 Women’s Basketball and Men’s Basketball Teams
The Blue & White Game will provide Pirate fans the first opportunity to watch each team compete in various drills and an intersquad scrimmage. Opportunities for post-game pictures and autographs with the athletes, face painting and other giveaways will be available at the Walsh Gym. Event is free and open to the public.

2 p.m. ▸ Arthur E. Imperattore Natatorium in the Richie Regan Recreation Center
Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet

4 p.m. ▸ Kickoff Main Stage, University Green
Seton Hall Vs.Cancer
Seton Hall athletes will be shaving their heads in an effort to raise lifesaving funds for childhood cancer efforts at Morristown Medical Center and St. Barnabas Medical Center. For more information and to donate visit: http://setonhall.vs-cancer.org/

6 p.m. ▸ Owen T. Carroll Field
Baseball Old Timers Game
Watch your favorite Pirates of the past take to the field in this year’s version of the Old Timer’s Game

Campus Tours

Campus Admissions Tours

1-2 p.m. ▸ University Center
Take advantage of the student-led walking tours of campus and see all that SHU has to offer! Tours will leave every 15 minutes from the University Center

12:30 and 2 p.m. (30-minute tour) ▸ University Chapel
Chapel of the Immaculate Conception Tours
Meet in front of the Chapel five minutes before the tour begins.

12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. ▸ Richie Regan Recreation and Athletic Center
Tour of WSOU, Seton Hall’s award-winning radio station
Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Seton Hall’s premier radio station. Sign up at the WSOU table near the main stage. (30-minute tour)

1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. ▸ Jubilee Hall
Market Research Center Tour
Take a tour of the state-of-the-art, full-service market research facility serving both the University and business communities. The Center is fully staffed by faculty and students from the nationally recognized Stillman School of Business. Meet in front of Jubilee Hall five minutes before tour begins.


Sunday, October 6

9-11 a.m. ▸ South Mountain Reservation South Orange Ave., South Orange
Prayer-Centered Family Hike
Enjoy a moderate hike through South Mountain Reservation with Brother Andrew James from Campus Ministry. A donation of $5 per person is suggested. Register online.

10 a.m. ▸ Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
Mass

11:30 a.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Jazz Brunch
Join the Seton Hall Community for a delicious brunch with your student before the trip home. $10 per person. Casual attire. Register online. Space is limited.

1 p.m. ▸ Owen T. Carroll Field
Women’s Soccer vs. Creighton University

9:30 a.m. ▸ See details below
Golden Pirates 50th Anniversary Celebration
Golden Pirates include all alumni who attended or graduated from Seton Hall 50 years ago or more, as well as members of the Priest community, retired faculty, staff and administrators.
Register by phone to 800-992-GRAD by October 4.

9:30 a.m.
Breakfast Patrick M. and Mary Ann P. Murray Atrium
Science and Technology Center

12 p.m.
Mass Chapel of the Immaculate Conception

1:30 p.m.
Lunch and Induction
Ceremony
Patrick M. and Mary Ann P. Murray Atrium
Science and Technology Center


Friday, October 4

7 p.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Parent Welcome Reception
Join President Esteban and fellow Seton Hall families at a welcome cocktail reception hosted by the Seton Hall Fund. Students are welcome to attend with parents. R.S.V.P. online or call Roe Macaluso at (973) 378-9826 by October 1. Space is limited.

10 a.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Pirate Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast with a fine selection of syrups and assorted toppings. Price is $10 per adult/$7.50 children under 12, and includes coffee and beverages. Space is limited, pre-pay online.


Sunday, October 6

9-11 a.m. ▸ South Mountain Reservation South Orange Ave., South Orange
Prayer-Centered Family Hike
Enjoy a moderate hike through South Mountain Reservation with Brother Andrew James from Campus Ministry. A donation of $5 per person is suggested. Register online.

11:30 a.m. ▸ Main Lounge, University Center
Jazz Brunch
Join the Seton Hall Community for a delicious brunch with your student before the trip home. $10 per person. Casual attire. Register online. Space is limited.

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