Shepherd event schedule for week of Sept. 22 – 26

(THE PICKET)—The following is an event schedule for the week of Sept. 22 – 26.

Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015:

11 a.m.:  Service on the Go in the Ram’s Den until 2 p.m.

3 p.m.:  Professional Etiquette and Networking Workshop in Room 103D of Scarborough Library until 4:30 p.m.

4 p.m.:  Annual Homecoming Quiz Bowl, hosted by multiple-time Jeopardy winner, Bob Fleenor. Event held in the Student Center (Storer Ballroom) until 5:30 p.m.

4 p.m.:  John Bachner Collection Opening Reception at the Center for Contemporary Arts II (Phaze 2 Gallery) until 6 p.m.  For hours, contact the Gallery Director Evan Boggess at

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015:

Noon:  Alternative Paths and Graduate School Workshop in Room 256 of Scarborough Library until 1:30 p.m.

12:30 p.m.:  “Awakening Chi,” Brown Bag Luncheon Lectures in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Legislative Studies Multipurpose Room until 2 p.m. Cost: $15; free for Lifelong Learning members.

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015:

9 a.m.:  Caring Cupboard at the Lutheran Parish House until 11 a.m.

10:30 a.m.:  Study Abroad Fair in the Ram’s Den until 2 p.m.

3 p.m.:  Board of Governors Committee Meeting; location to be announced.

4:15 p.m.:  Inspire Support Group for Students, Student Center, Potomac Room, until 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact Michael Monsma at 304-876-5053 or

4:15 p.m.:  Board of Governors Meeting; location to be announced.

5 p.m.:  “Grace” Audition in Room 211 of the Center for Contemporary Arts II until 8 p.m.

9 p.m.:  Homecoming Skit Competition in the Student Center (Storer Ballroom) until 10:30 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015:

All Day:  Last day to withdraw from first-half semester class; see advisor by noon.

All Day:  John Bachner Collection at the Center for Contemporary Arts II (Phaze 2 Gallery).  For hours, contact the Gallery Director Evan Boggess at

10 a.m.:  24th Annual Alumni Association Golf Tournament at the Cress Creek Golf and Country Club. For more information on registration or sponsorships, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs at or 304-876-5524.

Noon:  Chalk Talk at the Wellness Center. Cost: $10, lunch included

12:30 p.m.:  Emeritus Faculty and Staff Luncheon at the Wellness Center until 2 p.m.

2:45 p.m.:  Founders Day Procession.  Event begins at McMurran Hall

3 p.m.:  Founders Day Celebration in the Butcher Center Plaza until 3:30 p.m. Event followed by light refreshments and Faculty and Student Jazz Ensemble until 4:30 p.m.  (Rain Location: Wellness Center)

4 p.m.:  Men’s Tennis at Hood College

4 p.m.:  Women’s Tennis at Hood College

7 p.m.:  Screening of “Brassed Off,” by Mark Kerman in Reynolds Hall.  Event followed by discussion led by Lex Miller.

7 p.m.:  Women’s Volleyball vs. Glenville State College

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015:

9 a.m.:  Alumni Breakfast McMurran Hall front lawn

10:15 a.m.:  Homecoming Parade.  Parade begins on Church Street.

11 a.m.:  Spirit Beads Giveaway at Ram Stadium until 2 p.m.

Noon:  Football vs. Notre Dame College (Ohio)

4 p.m.:  Shepherd University Alumni Association Homecoming Post-Game Party on King Street in front of Town Hall until 8 p.m.

4 p.m.:  Women’s Tennis vs. Fairmont State University

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