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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
Mass

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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Contact

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Upcoming Events

Nov
16
Freshmen Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Freshmen Fridays

Date: November 16

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description:

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

Nov
18
Last day to withdraw from courses (15-week classes)
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Last day to withdraw from courses (15-week classes)

Date: November 18

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Nov
21-23
Thanksgiving Holidays; no SEM/MOD/Session B classes
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Thanksgiving Holidays; no SEM/MOD/Session B classes

Date: November 21

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

Nov
21-23
Thanksgiving Holidays; no QTR classes
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Thanksgiving Holidays; no QTR classes

Date: November 21

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

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