Below is a tentative schedule for Family & Alumni Weekend. A full schedule will be posted in the Fall.
Friday October 18
1pm-7pm, Check-In, Flanagan Campus Center Info Hub, Stop in for an updated schedule of events and information.
1pm-7pm Hospitality Suite, Flanagan Campus Center Pavilion, Read the newspaper, have a cup of coffee, get ready for a great weekend!
7pm-10pm Casino Night, Watson Auditorium, A free night of Casino games, no money required! We have blackjack, poker, roulette and even bingo! Turn in your chips for raffle tickets and try to win great prizes! You could even win the biggest prize of all: a Family Weekend Four pack. A prize package that includes four free tickets to any event during Family & Alumni Weekend 2014. (Prizes drawn at 9:45, you must be present to win, one prize per party).
Saturday October 19
9am-8pm, Check-In, Flanagan Campus Center Info Hub, Stop by for an updated schedule of events.
9am-8pm, Hospitality Suite, Flanagan Campus Center Pavilion, Stop by the hospitality suite for a place to sit, snack and relax throughout the day. Come by between 9am and 11am for coffee, bagels, yogurt, fruit and pastries!
9am-11:30am, Children’s Tent on Sweeney Field, A fun place for kids to come during the morning soccer games. Children’s activities, and snacks will be available
9am-10am, Women’s Alumni Soccer Game, Sweeney Field, Cheer on WIT alumni as they return to Sweeney Field!
9:30am, Women’s Alumni Volleyball Game, Sweeney Field, Come see if the alums can still spike and serve like our current Leopards.
10am-10:30am, Future WIT Soccer Game, Sweeney Field, Children of alumni, and little siblings of current students are invited to take the field in a fun-filled game featuring Wentworth’s future athletes.
10:30-11:30am, Men’s Alumni Soccer Game, Sweeney Field, Can Leopards change their spots? See if our alumni still have what it takes out on the field.
11:00am-12:00pm, Alumni Tennis Mixer, Tennis Courts, All tennis alums are invited to the mixer. We’d “love” to see you there!
11:00am & 12:00pm, A Classroom Sampler, Various Locations, Join some of our student’s favorite professors as they present their best lecture in 60 minutes or less.
12:00pm, Women's Volleyball vs Newbury College, Tansey Gymnasium
12:30pm, Women's Soccer vs. Gordon College, Sweeney Field
1:00pm, Dean's Address, Blount Auditorium, Join Wentworth's Dean of Students Annamaria Wenner for an update on the state of the Institute.
1:00pm-3:00pm, Athletics Reunion & Alumni Tailgate, Sweeney Field, Join your fellow alumni for a complimentary BBQ. (Registration required, registration information coming soon).
1:30pm-4:30pm, Harvest Festival & Build-a-Leopard, Watson Auditorium, Stop by the Harvest Festival to participate in activities and crafts that are fun for the whole family. Tickets required fro Build-a-Leopard (click here to reserve your Leopard). All other events, activities and snacks are free.
3:30pm, Men's Soccer vs. Gordon College, Sweeney Field
6:30pm, WAA Alumni Awards & Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner, Watson Auditorium, Join the Wentworth Alumni Association and the Athletics Department in honoring a select few of your fellow alumni for their outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the Wentworth community.Registraiton required. to register click here.
7:00pm, On-Campus Entertainment, Magician David Hall, Evans Way/Tudbury Auditorium, You could go to any normal magic show or you could watch an action packed show that includes paintball bullet catching, daring bunny stunts, mind-blowing mindreading and hilarious comedy magic. Snacks provided. For a preview of the act click here
7:30pm, Improv Asylum, (tickets required), Improv Asylum is a comedy theater that features improvisation, sketch comedy and has been described as "Whose Line is it Anyway?" meets "Saturday Night Live". Nothing is predictable, anything can happen and it's never the same show twice.
8:00pm, Blue Man Group, Charles Playhouse (tickets required), Blue Man Group is best known for their wildly popular theatrical shows which combine music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment.
9:00pm, Shear Madness Comedy, Charles Playhouse (tickets required), Set in a hairstyling salon that is the scene of a wacky murder, Shear Madness is the uproarious whodunit where the audience gets to solve the crime.
Sunday October 20
9:00-11:00am, Jazz Breakfast, Watson Auditorium, Relax to the soulful sounds of jazz from the Brian Fitzpatrick Trio as you unwind from the busy weekend. (No tickets required)
10:00am &11:00am, Duck Tours, (tickets required), Departing from the West Lot, It wouldn't be a trip to Boston without a memorable Duck Tour! Take a historic Ride throughout our great city with a knowledgeable ConDUCKtor.