Family Weekend 2014

Family Weekend 2014 is October 24-26, 2014

Registration for Family Weekend 2014 is now open. 

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Please note that as a family-friendly event, all activities are alcohol-free.

Schedule Highlights

Friday, October 24th

President’s Reception 5:00 pm

Please plan to join us for this reception with Spring Hill College President, Fr. Greg Lucey, S.J., college, faculty, staff, and administrators.

Saturday, October 25th

Java with the Jesuits 9:00 am

Join members of the Spring Hill College Jesuit Community for coffee and conversation.

Italy Center Interest Session 10:00 am 

This brief information session will introduce you to life in Bologna, the oldest and one of the most exciting towns in Europe.

Flu Shot Clinic 10:00 am

Staff from Greater Mobile Urgent Care will be on-hand to provide flu shots to students, family members, faculty and staff for $25 cash payable at the time of service. Flu shots will be available on a first-come first-served basis.

International Service Immersion Program Gathering 11:00 am

Is your student going on an International Service Immersion Program trip in Spring 2015? If so, come to this gathering with Campus Ministry staff, students, and other parents.

Family Picnic 12:00 pm

Come out for food, fun, fellowship, and a little Badger Spirit prior to and during the Rugby Game.

Ceramics Demonstration 1:00 pm 

Tour the ceramics studio, talk with the professor, and see a demonstration.

Student Portfolio Showcase and Integrated Multimedia Center Open House 2:00 pm 

Hands-On Science Sampler 2:00 pm

Join our Chemistry Club for some hands-on demonstrations and enjoy liquid nitrogen ice cream.

Family Photos 2:00 pm 

Just in time for holiday cards or as a memento of the weekend, gather your family for a professional photo opportunity.

Paint and Pals Comes to Campus 4:00 pm 

Think you can’t paint? The Gulf Coast’s best local artists will guide you step by step as you paint your own masterpiece on a pre-sketched canvas. No experience required! $12/canvas to be paid to Paint and Pals staff at time of painting; space is limited.

Casino Night 8:00 pm

Join us for fun and prizes (no cash needed) at this family-friendly event.

Sunday, October 26th

Mass 11:00 am 

You are invited to join us for mass celebrated by Fr. Greg Lucey, S.J.

Jazz Brunch 11:30 am

Enjoy a casual come and go meal as you are entertained by a local jazz band.

Spring Hill SPARK! 1:30 pm

Register to be a part of our first-ever Spring Hill Spark! This structured roundtable networking event will take place at 1:30pm on Sun, Oct. 26 and is designed to promote conversation between students and parents working in their target fields. Students are eager to learn from you, so please sign up to share your industry knowledge, career insights and networking connections - Spark a conversation and you might just spark a student's career!

Family Weekend Athletic Highlights

Baseball Purple & White Game

Friday at 6 pm and Saturday at 1 pm

Softball Inter-Squad Game

Saturday at 10 am

Women’s Basketball Scrimmage

Saturday at 11 am

Women’s Rugby Inter-Squad Match

Saturday at noon

Men’s JV Basketball Scrimmage

Saturday at 12:45pm

Men’s Basketball Scrimmage

Saturday at 2 pm

Men’s Rugby Game

Saturday at 1:30 pm