LRU Family Weekend

October 2-3, 2015

Due to the severe weather forecasts, we have an UPDATED SCHEDULE (as of 3:30pm, October 2, 2015). Please travel safely to and from campus.

While we know you will want to visit with your student(s), we hope you will consider attending many of the weekend's events. The schedule (which is still under development) has a wide variety of engaging opportunities, including classroom experiences, co-curricular opportunities, conversations with faculty and staff, and athletic events. Families are allowed to pick and choose the events they would like to attend. If you have any questions about Family Weekend, please call the Dean of Students Office at 828-328-7247. PLEASE CHECK THE SCHEDULE BELOW FOR UPDATED TIMES AND LOCATIONS.

After checking out the schedule, please R.S.V.P. with the Best of LRU registration form.

 

 

Friday, October 2, 2015

12:00pm-5:00pm

Check-in for Family Weekend

Cromer Center Lobby

Check-in for name tags, campus maps, and weekend schedules.

11:00am-2:00pm

Lunch

On-campus option: Cromer Dining Hall (regular line service; pay at door)

5:00pm

Dinner

On-campus Option: Cromer Dining Hall (regular line service; pay at door)

While we hope you will choose to eat on campus, there are many local restaurants close to campus well.

7:00pm

Volleyball Match

LR Bears take on Tusculum, Shuford Gym 

GO BEARS!!

8:00pm-9:30pm

Dessert Social and Bingo

Cromer Dining Hall

Come back to campus for dessert and BINGO! It's sure to be a great event with fun prizes to be won!

Saturday, October 3, 2015

LRU Bookstore will be open from 10:00am until 2:00pm

Cromer Center (lower level)

9:00am-12:00pm

Check-in continues

Cromer Center Lobby

Stop by the check-in desk for name tags, campus maps, and weekend schedules.

10am-11:00am

Doughnuts with the Deans

THE RAIN LOCATION WILL THE BEARS' LAIR ATRIUM IN CROMER CENTER

10:00am-2:00pm

Food Truck Rodeo (a al carte) [in case of severe weather, the Rodeo will be moved to STADIUM PARKING LOT]

On-campus option: Cromer Dining Hall (regular line service; pay at door)

11:00am-1:00pm

Open House

  • Marvel at the beauty of LR's Grace Chapel, inside and out

2:00pm-4:30pm

LRU Football Game

Moretz Stadium

Join the whole LR community to support the LR Bears against Carson-Newman University. (Tickets required-available at the stadium gate.)

GO BEARS!

4:00pm

LR All-Stars Concert

Grace Chapel

Join LR's very talented faculty for a great afternoon of music.

 

Please R.S.V.P. with the Registration Form»

 

 

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