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Family Weekend 2017

Family Weekend

Family Weekend is a fun, light-hearted event that brings together the entire Benedictine campus community - students, faculty and staff, and their families - for three days filled with activities for everyone to enjoy. So come join us for some food, good conversation and fun this year!

Schedule of Events

Friday, November 3
CINE del Sur/CINE do Sul - Benedictine's Ibero-American Film Festival

Gillett Hall Community Room
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. film: Here and There (Aqui y Alla)
8:00 p.m. film: Eternal Amazon (Amazonia eternal)

Saturday, November 4
Pancake Breakfast to Support Hurricane Relief

Nutrition Lab
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Enjoy a full pancake breakfast in our nutrition lab - donations will be accepted and will go to support Hurricane Relief

Open House

Gillett Hall
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
The faculty and staff at Benedictine are great treasures that make the student experience unique. Meet those who serve your students in a relaxing environment.

Tailgate Party / Men's & Women's Soccer & Women's Volleyball Senior Day Home Games

Chandler-Gilbert Community College /
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Get ready for the last home games of the 2017 season for our Men's & Women's Soccer and Women's Volleyball teams at Chandler-Gilbert Community College with a good, old-fashioned tailgate head of the Senior Days for each of the programs.

Women's Soccer Game - Senior Day

vs. Embry-Riddle
Chandler-Gilbert CC
1:00 p.m.

Men's Soccer Game - Senior Day

vs. Embry-Riddle
Chandler-Gilbert CC
3:00 p.m.

Women's Volleyball Game - Senior Day

vs. Embry-Riddle
Chandler-Gilbert CC
3:00 p.m.

Family Movie Night

Alhambra Residence Hall
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
After full day, kick back and enjoy some popcorn, soda and a movie in the courtyard of our brand new residence hall.

Sunday, November 5

Queen of Peace Parish, Mesa
11:00 a.m.
Share in weekly worship at Benedictine's home parish located at 30 W 1st St. in Mesa.

BBQ Brunch

Gillett Hall, BenUnion & Cafe
12:00 p.m.
Share in an after Mass meal back on campus with your family and close out Family Weekend.

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Upcoming Events

M.B.A. Online Information Session Arizona
Mesa Branch Campus
12:00 PM
Event Details

M.B.A. Online Information Session Arizona

Date: January 23

Time: 12:00 PM

Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona

Location: Online - RSVP for Instructions

Contact: Amy Drew    630-829-6375

Mesa Visit Day
Mesa Branch Campus
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Event Details

Mesa Visit Day

Date: March 15

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504

Event Description:

Tour campus, meet with current students and talk to representatives from key offices, including Admissions, Financial Aid, Student Life and Athletics. You can learn more about the majors that interest you and speak with our faculty.

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