September October Friday 30 Saturday 1 Sunday 2

Schedule of Events & Registration

Friday, September 30

Welcome and Check-in

Pick up your welcome packet, which includes information about Penn College and Williamsport, weekend events, and other special programs.

Alumni in the Classroom

  • Various times
  • Various locations

Current students are eager to hear from working professionals. One of the best ways to have that happen is for alumni to speak in the classroom. Contact Alumni Relations if you're interested.

“Take Ten” Art Gallery Exhibit

With “Take Ten,” The Gallery at Penn College celebrates a decade of contemporary art. Twenty-five past exhibiting artists have been invited to exhibit new work to celebrate both the artists and the community that has supported the Gallery and its special programs. The exhibition will include a range of media including ceramics, digital media, fiber art, installation, mixed media, mosaic, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Exhibit details

Campus Carnival

Stop by the midway, enjoy the many amusement rides, and grab some great carnival food.

Watch Webb Weekly in September for your $2-off wristband coupon, valid for up to a family of four.

There is no admission to the Campus Carnival

Ticket Information:

  • 1 ticket: $1.00
  • 25 tickets: $20.00
  • 70 tickets: $50.00

Wristbands at Gate:

  • $16.00/wristband
    • with the Save $2 coupon, the price will be $14.00 per wristband for up to a family of four
    • Wristbands are only good for date or purchase
    • Wristbands are for unlimited rides and are not for food or games
    • Children wristbands are the same price as adult wristbands

Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet

Join us in congratulating our 2016 Hall of Fame inductees: Greg Solyak, ’11, Men’s Basketball; Tamara Pavlov, ’11, Women’s Cross Country; Craig Flint, ’09, Men’s Basketball & Golf; and Bambi Hawkins, Coach, Women’s Volleyball.

The registration for this event is separate from the Homecoming and Family Weekend registration to better coordinate seating arrangements for inductees and their guests.

Bingo

Win free prizes in this interactive, family-friendly event.

Saturday, October 1

Welcome and Check-in

Pick up your welcome packet, which includes information about Penn College and Williamsport, weekend events, and other special programs.

Alumni Golf Outing at White Deer

Register your foursome ($65/golfer) for a chance to win a $100 White Deer Golf Course Pro Shop gift card, two tickets to a PSU football game, and other random prizes. Cost includes greens fees; lunch catered by Le Jeune Chef; and prizes for first, second, and last place teams and for closest to the pin and longest drive.

Register now $65 per golfer

Historic Tours of Williamsport

Spend part of your day touring Williamsport’s historic neighborhoods and the downtown area. Tours leave every hour on the hour and at 15 and 30 minutes past the hour. Sign up for these tours at check-in.

Trolleys and buses are accessible to persons in wheelchairs.

Tailgating Lunch with President Gilmour

Join Penn College president Davie Jane Gilmour for a picnic lunch before the soccer games.

Lunch Menu: Barbecue Chicken Sandwich or Veggie Burger, Strawberry Spinach Salad, Pasta Salad, and beverages. Topping bar (for the sandwiches) includes Grilled Pineapple, Mango Salsa, lettuce, tomatoes, and onions.

Register now $10 (includes 1 p.m. Academic School Dessert Reception)

Women's Soccer with family activities

Cheer on our Wildcats soccer team as they take on Cazenovia College.

Inflatable attractions for children.

Academic School Dessert Receptions

  • 1 p.m.
  • Various Locations

Faculty and administrators from each academic school are hosting dessert receptions and lab tours (tours available at 1 p.m.). Parents: this is a great opportunity to learn more about your student’s academic experience at Penn College. Alumni: visit your old stomping grounds and prepare to be amazed.

Register now $10 (includes 11:30 a.m. Tailgating Lunch with President Gilmour)

Locations:

  • School of Business & Hospitality: Le Jeune Chef Restaurant
  • School of Construction & Design Technologies: Lifelong Education Center, Keystone Dining Hall lobby
  • School of Health Sciences: Advanced Technology and Health Sciences Center, first floor atrium
  • School of Industrial, Computing & Engineering Technologies: College Avenue Labs, Rm. 157 A & B
  • School of Sciences, Humanities & Visual Communications: Lifelong Education Center, Early Childhood Resource Room
  • School of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies: Professional Development Center, Mt. Laurel Room

“Take Ten” Exhibit

With “Take Ten,” The Gallery at Penn College celebrates a decade of contemporary art. Twenty-five past exhibiting artists have been invited to exhibit new work to celebrate both the artists and the community that has supported the Gallery and its special programs. The exhibition will include a range of media including ceramics, digital media, fiber art, installation, mixed media, mosaic, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Exhibit details

Campus Carnival (Community Day)

Stop by the midway, enjoy the many amusement rides, and grab some great carnival food.

Watch Webb Weekly in September for your $2-off wristband coupon, valid for up to a family of four.

At 8 p.m., prepare to be entertained by rePercussion, an extraordinary comedy drumming experience! Going beyond interactive drumming, they blend sight, sound, and laughter, bringing to the stage a highly entertaining, mind-blowing and fully customizable experience. Each show is one-of-a-kind.

There is no admission to the Campus Carnival

Ticket Information:

  • 1 ticket: $1.00
  • 25 tickets: $20.00
  • 70 tickets: $50.00

Wristbands at Gate:

  • $16.00/wristband
    • with the Save $2 coupon, the price will be $14.00 per wristband for up to a family of four
    • Wristbands are only good for date or purchase
    • Wristbands are for unlimited rides and are not for food or games
    • Children wristbands are the same price as adult wristbands

Men's Soccer with family activities

Cheer on our Wildcats soccer team as they take on Cazenovia College.

Inflatable attractions for children.

Mixology Tasting and Demonstration

Students from the School of Hospitality, under the direction of Sommelier Neal Palmer, will amaze your taste buds with their exciting and unique non-alcoholic drinks.

Oktoberfest and Reunions

Reunite with fellow classmates and enjoy some great-tasting brews.Beer stein

Those celebrating reunions during Oktoberfest will be former Links, SGA members, and Ambassadors. Come back and reminisce with friends about the good ol’ days at Penn College.”

For alumni and their guests. Must be 21 or older to attend.

Potato and beer soup, caramelized onion pretzel roll with caraway salt, german potato pancakes, sausage and sauerkraut fritters, mini reuben, sauerkraut-spatzle stir fry, beer-braised bratwurst, knockwurst with sauteed onions and peppers served with rolls, black forest cake, autumn apple strudel, and more all paired with a refreshing seasonal beverage!

All participants will receive 3 drink tickets and a 2016 commemorative Alumni beer stein while supplies last.

Register now $25

Musical Entertainment at the Carnival

Entertainment provided by rePercussion, an extraordinary comedy drumming experience! Going beyond interactive drumming, they blend sight, sound, and laughter, bringing to the stage a highly entertaining, mind-blowing and fully customizable experience. Each show is one-of-a-kind.

Sunday, October 2

Farewell Brunch, catered by Le Jeune Chef Restaurant

Choose from 3 seating times: Le Jeune Chef Restaurant.

Brunch Menu: Fresh Sliced Fruit Arrangement, Strawberry Feta Salad with Orange Vinaigrette, Assorted Breads and Pastries, Mushroom Soup, Herb Roasted Carved Beef Roast, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans with Herb Butter, Cheddar Scrambled Eggs, Bacon & Sausage, Waffle Bar with Assorted Toppings, Oatmeal Station, Desserts Display. Includes coffee, tea, & iced tea.

Register now $15 adults; $10 children 12 and under

Women's Soccer

Cheer on our Wildcats soccer team as they take on Morrisville State College.

“Take Ten” Art Gallery Exhibit

With “Take Ten,” The Gallery at Penn College celebrates a decade of contemporary art. Twenty-five past exhibiting artists have been invited to exhibit new work to celebrate both the artists and the community that has supported the Gallery and its special programs. The exhibition will include a range of media including ceramics, digital media, fiber art, installation, mixed media, mosaic, painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture.

Exhibit details

Campus Carnival

Stop by the midway, enjoy the many amusement rides, and grab some great carnival food.

Watch Webb Weekly in September for your $2-off wristband coupon, valid for up to a family of four.

There is no admission to the Campus Carnival

Ticket Information:

  • 1 ticket: $1.00
  • 25 tickets: $20.00
  • 70 tickets: $50.00

Wristbands at Gate:

  • $16.00/wristband
    • with the Save $2 coupon, the price will be $14.00 per wristband for up to a family of four
    • Wristbands are only good for date or purchase
    • Wristbands are for unlimited rides and are not for food or games
    • Children wristbands are the same price as adult wristbands

Men's Soccer

Cheer on our Wildcats soccer team as they take on Morrisville State College.

38 Special

After more than three decades together, 38 SPECIAL continue to bring their signature blast of Southern Rock to over 100 cities a year.

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:30pm

For tickets go to the Community Arts Center website. Tickets are also being sold at the Campus Center.

Campus History Trail

Penn College’s award-winning self-guided History Trail offers a tour of main campus, combined with a glimpse into the College’s past.

Pick up your History Trail pamphlet at the Campus Center Information Desk.

Hotel Accommodations

Take advantage of special rates at these Williamsport hotels, located within five miles of campus.

For Alumni

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