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Upcoming Alumni Events

Join the Gwynedd Mercy University community for these upcoming alumni events!


September 26-28, 2014

Red and Gold Homecoming Weekend

Friday, September 26

Luau and Movie * 7-11 p.m

Keiss Lawn (Rain Location: Waldron + Merck Auditorium)
Kick-off the Homecoming weekend with students and fellow alumni for a festive Luau. Tasty treats await as well as fun and games for all ages. Be sure to bring a blanket for the family-friendly outdoor movie, which will begin promptly at dusk (approx. 9 p.m.).
Cost: $5 per adult and children are free.

Saturday, September 27 

Volleyball Tri-Match * 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.
The Griffin Complex
Gwynedd Mercy University v. Pratt Institute, 10:00 a.m. 
Pratt Institute v. Wells College, 12:00 p.m.
Gwynedd Mercy University v. Wells College, 2:00pm 

Men's Soccer * 12:00 p.m.
Outdoor Athletic Complex
Gwynedd Mercy University v. Delaware Valley College

Women's Soccer * 3:00 p.m.
Outdoor Athletic Complex
Gwynedd Mercy University v. Baptist Bible College 

Athletics Hall of Fame Induction * 1-3 p.m. 
Julia Ball Auditorium * (invitation only)  
The fourth annual GMercyU Athletics Hall of Fame event will recognize and honor individuals who have performed with distinction or been instrumental in the overall development and success of Gwynedd Mercy University athletics.
For more information, contact Keith Mondillo with questions: mondillo.k@gmercyu.edu

Tours of University Hall * 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Across from Griffin Complex Parking Lot
Interested in touring the newest building on campus? Take a tour of University Hall, home of the Schools of Business and Education. This spectacular 50,000+ sq. ft. sustainable building is a must see during your time on campus! Tours begin in the lobby on the half hour: 1, 1:30, 2 and 2:30 p.m.

School Row * 1 – 3 p.m.
University Hall Walkway (Rain Location: University Hall Rotunda)
Meet up with faculty and staff as you wander down School Row and find out what your School and department have been up to since you graduated. 

Planned Giving Seminar * 2 p.m.
University Hall, Room E107
Estate Planning Smarts: Taking Care of the People You Love
What you need to know about estate planning, including why everyone needs a will. Seating is limited.
Contact Jill Dow to register or with any questions: dow.j@gmercyu.edu or 215-542-4661.

Fall Festival * 2-6 p.m.
Griffin Complex Parking Lot (Rain Location: Rotelle Lounge)
Join your Gwynedd Mercy University Family for an afternoon of fun as you mingle and participate in activities with students, alumni, faculty, friends and neighbors.  Attractions are zip-lining, mechanical surfboarding, rock climbing wall, tiki bar, and more.  
Cost: Adults $5 and children are free.  No pets allowed.

All Alumni Reception * 3- 6 p.m.
Assumption Hall
Reconnect with fellow alumni, faculty, coaches and friends over drinks and hors d’oeuvres at the GMercyU all alumni reception.  This year, from 3-4:30 p.m., we will feature beer tasting from local North Wales brewery Prism Brewing.  Learn about and sample craft beer and nibble well-paired snacks as you mingle with the GMercyU community.  Beer tasting is only available to those 21 and older. Nonalcoholic drinks also available. Family and friends welcome. Be sure to stay for the Voices of Gwynedd Concert following the reception.
At 4 p.m. we will give a special Salute to the 2008-2009 Men’s Basketball team, 2009 Men's & Women’s Cross Country teams,  2009 Women's Tennis team, 2003-04 Men's Basketball team, 1999 Field Hockey team and 1998-99 Men's Basketball teams. 
For more information or to RSVP, contact the Alumni Office alumni@gmercyu.edu or 215-641-5554

The Best of The Voices of Gwynedd Tribute Concert * 6 - 6:30 p.m.
Assumption Hall Lawn (Rain Location: Assumption Hall)
Relax on the lawn as you listen to Gwynedd Mercy University’s own Voices of Gwynedd, as they serenade the crowd with favorite tunes from the past 25 years. Returning VOG alumni are welcome to participate. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or lawn chair.
For more information or to participate, contact Carol Evans at vog@gmercyu.edu or 215-646-7300 x157.

Sunday, September 28

Mass * 11:30 a.m.
Campbell Hall Chapel
Join fellow alumni, students and the community for our Sunday Mass.

Would you like to attend any of the Red & Gold Homecoming Weekend events? Do you have questions? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations for more information or to RSVP to an event 215-641-5554 or alumni@gmercyu.edu.

 

October 26, 2014

50th & 25th Alumni Reunions

We will celebrate alumni from the Classes of 1964 and 1989.

11:30 a.m. Mass, Campbell Hall Chapel

12:30 p.m. Welcome, Assumption Hall

1:00 p.m. Lunch, Reunion & Campus Tours, Assumption Hall

Contact the Office of Alumni Relations 215-641-5554 or alumni@gmercyu.edu, no later than October 15th if you wish to reserve your seat.

 

November 15, 2014

GMercyU On The Road, Chicago

Join Gwynedd Mercy University in the Windy City for a complimentary alumni reception and to meet President Kathleen Owens. 

Meson Sabika
1025 Aurora Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Contact the Alumni Relations Office to RSVP or for more information at alumni@gmercyu.edu or 215-641-5554.

 

February 8-11, 2015

GMercyU On the Road, Naples and Orlando, Florida

Save the dates to join fellow Griffin alumni in Sunny Florida for a complimentary alumni reception and to meet President Kathleen Owens. 
More information coming soon!

Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at alumni@gmercyu.edu or call 215-641-5554.

 

News & Updates


Career Development

For a list of Career Development programs for alumni visit:
www.gmercyu.edu/student-life/campus-resources/career-development/career-development-events

 

Christmas Ornaments

Trim your Christmas tree with a hand-painted Gwynedd-Mercy College ornament featuring the Bell Tower. This is the last ornament with the College name. Ornaments sell for $20.
Contact alumni@gmercyu.edu or call 215-641-5554 for more information on how you can purchase the second ornament in the collection. Quantities are limited, email us today!

 

Publications

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and happenings on campus! Check out Today, our alumni magazine, available online each time a new issue is published! 

 

Alumni Association Board Nominations

The Office of Alumni Relations is currently accepting nominations for the Alumni Association Board. Nominees must be an active member of the Gwynedd Mercy University Alumni Association, able to attend quarterly meetings, willing to participate on a subcommittee, and interested in enhancing and promoting activities for alumni. Please submit nominations to the Office of Alumni Relations at quinn.g@gmercyu.edu or by calling 215-641-5554. All nominations will be reviewed and decided upon by the current Alumni Association Board and its governance.