Events

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Fall Festival

Genuardi Pavilion
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Fun for the whole family! In addition to games and other attractions, there will be a bunch of new activities at this year's Fall Fest, including...

Dinner will be available for purchase for $5 per guest. Sponsored by Student Government Association.

Audience: Students, Alumni, Friends, Family, Community

 

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Cook-Off

Genuardi Pavilion
11:00 am to 1:00 pm

It’s going to be a showdown! Come out and see who can best wield a spatula and win the inaugural GMercyU Cook-Off. See if your favorite GMercyU employee wins! Tasty food samples available.  

Audience: Students, Alumni, Community, Families

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Residence Life Reunion

St. Brigid Lawn
11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Come see what we've been up to! Resident Assistant alumni and former Res Life staff are invited to socialize with current students and staff. Come take tours of the residence halls to see all of the upgrades! Light refreshments served. For more information, contact Residence Life at reslife@gmercyu.edu.

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Gift Card Bingo

Genuardi Pavilion
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Dig out your old rabbit foot keychain, favorite Troll or other good luck charm and play some Gift Card Bingo. Winners receive gift cards to all the cool places. Don’t “B1” to get left out! Sponsored by SAC.

Audience: Students, Alumni, Families, Community

Sep
29

Best Buddies September Meeting

Late Night Lounge
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Best Buddies creates opportunities for friendship for people with intellectual and development disabilities. 

Join us for our September meeting and meet our buddies and hang out at Fall Fest! All majors are welcome!

Learn more about GMercyU's Best Buddies Club!

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Hall of Fame

Julia Ball Auditorium
1:00 pm

Gwynedd Mercy University welcomes the 6th class of inductees into the Hall of Fame. This is an invitation only event. In addition to the inductees’ family and teammates, all Hall of Fame members are welcome to attend the ceremony and celebration. To RSVP, contact Joanne Talarico at talarico.j@gmercyu.edu.

Audience: Inductees, Guests, Hall of Fame Members

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Financial Security Planning Session

University Hall W112
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Many people don't even know where to begin when it comes to financial planning. This 60-minute presentation by GMercyU alumnus Jason Olenski ’01 covers the five key considerations: know where you are today, picture where you want to be, grow your savings, protect your assets and ability to earn an income and make your money last.

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Alumni vs. Student Flag Football Tournament

Griffin Complex Grass Field
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Grab your friends and come out to play or cheer as we find out who has more guts and gets the glory...alumni or students! 

T-shirts available for all participants. The winning group wins the revered trophy and bragging rights until next year. Pre-registration is required to play. To sign up as an individual, a team or for more information, contact Maddie Herman at herman.m@gmercyu.edu by September 22.  

Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Alumni Reception & Beer Garden

Assumption Hall & Patio
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Celebrate Homecoming with fellow alumni, faculty and friends over food, drinks and music at the GMercyU alumni reception.

This year we are introducing a beer garden, spotlighting alumni-owned, Wissahickon Brewing Company. Music also provided by alum, DJ Raw Skillz. We will also be honoring alumni who are who are former Presidential Scholars, Student Government Association members and past/present GMercyU Hall of Fame Members.

GMercyU Homecoming Painting with a Twist
Sep
29

Homecoming 2018: Painting Away Stress

Griffinaerie
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Not ready to end your stay on campus? Take part in the P&SSA’s Painting Away Stress event and create your own mantel-worthy art. Even if you’re not a DiVinci, you’ll still have fun as this event is led by former Criminal Justice faculty member, Walt Z. 

There is limited seating so please RSVP to gullan.r@gmercyu.edu to reserve your seats!

Audience: Students, Alumni, Families