Barry University Reunion Weekend 2014
Schedule of Events
We invite you to join us for any of the events listed.
More information will be provided when you register to attend.
Friday, Feb 21, 2014
10 am-2 pm: Reunion Registration, R. Kirk Landon Student Union Atrium
Connect with other reunion guests, pick up your registration packet, which includes passes for lunch at Roussell Dining Hall and parking permits. Coffee, water and other grab and go snacks will be served.
10 am- 2 pm: Campus Tours, departing from R. Kirk Landon Student Union Atrium
See how Barry has changed since you were last on campus! Guided tours will depart every 30 minutes from R. Kirk Landon Student Union golf cart and walking tours available.
9 am - 3 pm: Barry University Archives, Lehman Hall 201
Visit the archives and relive your Barry Memories. In honor of our 50 year class, there will be a special display featuring Barry in 1964 and the archivist will be present to guide you as you peruse the treasures within.
2 pm – 6 pm: Festival of Nations, R. Kirk Landon North Parking Lot
Festival of Nations is a long standing tradition at Barry that focuses on celebrating and exploring the cultural diversity represented on campus through student-sponsored country booths, food, music and dance, educational workshops, games, performances, and other exciting activities.
Saturday, Feb 22, 2014
1 pm: Alumni Registration opens, Tailgate area opens, R. Kirk Landon North Parking Lot
2 pm – 4 pm: Alumni Tailgate Reception, R. Kirk Landon North Parking Lot.
Enjoy a barbecue lunch and open bar with beer, wine and soft drinks for alumni and their guests. The afternoon will also feature many ways to celebration your Barry pride including a DJ, fan contests and a game-day sign making station. The more the merrier, your friends and family are welcome, too!
4 pm: Barry Buccaneers Women’s Basketball vs. Rollins College Tars, Health and Sports Center Gymnasium
5 pm- 6 pm: Refreshments, beer and wine served at Bucky’s Cove, R. Kirk Landon Student Union
6 pm: Barry Buccaneers Men’s Basketball vs. Rollins College Tars, Health and Sports Center Gymnasium
Following the Men’s game, the celebration will continue in Bucky’s Cove, R. Kirk Landon Student Union
Sunday, Feb 23, 2014
11am: Reunion Mass at Cor Jesu Chapel
12 pm: Champagne Brunch and induction into Golden Shield Society for members of the Class of 1964 in Kostka Room, Thompson Hall 2nd Floor. This event features a Key Note Address from Sister Linda Bevilacqua, OP, PhD, Barry University President. All members of the Class of 1964 will be inducted into the Goldent Shield Society in celebration of their 50 year reunion. $30 per person to attend, $20 per person for guests staying at the Newport Beachside Resort.
A special rate is being offered to our reunion guests at the Newport Beachside Hotel and Resort, 16701 Collins Avenue, Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, 33160. To reserve your spot, call (305) 949-1300 and ask for the Barry University Reunion Rate. Space is limited, additional hotel recommendations available by request.
Support Barry’s future:
A gift made to the Barry University scholarship fund provides much needed assistance to our outstanding students. Any gift made during your reunion year will be credited towards a scholarship fund created in honor of your class. Help us fund the future as we celebrate the past.
Class Specific Activities:
To learn more about events planned specifically for your class or to plan something in addition to these activities, contact email@example.com or (877) 899-2586