Fall Festival – Schedule

This is a tentative schedule for the weekend of Fall Festival.  All activities listed are subject to changes or cancellation.


Friday, October 31

7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Breakfast
The Main Dining Hall and the Hawk’s Nest are open for breakfast (on your own).
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Check-In
Union Atrium
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Classes Open to Alumni and Family Members
You are welcome to attend any open class listed, including those not on your student’s class schedule; please do not attend a class that is not listed. Once in a class, please attend the whole session. Out of consideration for the students and faculty, please turn off all cell phones and refrain from having private conversations while class is in session. Finally, please allow students to sit in the front of the room.  Class list will be posted by September.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch
The Main Dining Hall and the Hawk’s Nest are open for lunch (on your own).
2:00 p.m.
Campus Tour
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Trick-or-Treating
Harborview Hall
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Towers of Terror
Towers Hall
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Dinner
The Main Dining Hall and the Hawk’s Nest are open for dinner (on your own).
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Pep Rally
Lawn area behind Cunard Hall
Food trucks, possibly carnival trucks, music, costume contest
9:00 p.m.
Rocky Horror Picture Show
Co-sponsored by Completely Student Productions

Saturday, November 1

8:30  a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Check-In
Union Atrium
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Breakfast
The Main Dining Hall and the Hawk’s Nest are open for breakfast (on your own).
9:30 a.m – 10:15 a.m.
State of the College
Manzulli Board Room, Foundation Hall
President, Dr.  Richard Guarasci, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Lily D. McNair, and Assistant Vice President for Campus Life, Ruta Shah-Gordon share the latest information regarding the campus, and engage in an open dialogue about your questions and concerns.
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Book Sale (sponsored by Friends of the Library)
Trautmann Square
Each year, the Horrmann Library staff hosts this popular Book Sale.  All books have been generously donated.  The Book Sale is cash only.
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Legacy Pictures
Meet in front of Main Hall (Rain Location: Horrmann Library)
If you are a Wagner College alumnus who has a daughter, son, grandchild, etc. now attending Wagner, please join us for this unique photo opportunity.
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Featured Faculty Lecture: TBD
Internship Panel
Main Hall 12
Wagner College's opportunities extend outside of the classroom through internships in a wide variety of industries in New York City and beyond.  Student panelists will speak about how internships have helped shape their Wagner experience.
Study Abroad Then and Now
Main Hall 12
Students share their insights and experiences studying abroad.
Involved and Engaged: Bridging Campus and Community
Main Hall 13
This panel will offer an introduction to Wagner College's commitment to the broader community by highlighting opportunities supported by the Center for Leadership and Engagement.  Participants will learn about the numerous ways that civic engagement is embedded in the curricular and co-curricular life of the College.
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Festivities on the Oval
Lunch, games, beer tent, student bands, alumni row, bookstore sale, etc.
3:30 p.m.
Seahawk Football
Wagner College Stadium
All tickets purchased through the Fall Festival online registration can be picked up at the entrance booth at the Will Call table.  Tickets for general seating will be available for purchase at the stadium.  Wagner students may attend the football game for free with a valid student ID.
Afternoon
On Your Own in New York City
Suggestions for family friendly activities on Staten Island and in NYC are listed on pages 9-11.
8:00 p.m.
Wagner College Variety Show
Coffeehouse
Student performances from a hypnotist (Chris Ferguson), a magician (Mathieu Loiselle), the all-male a cappella group, Testostertones, the co-ed a cappella group, Fermata Nowhere, and the all-female a cappella group, Vocal Synergy.

Sunday, November 2

6  – 11 a.m.
Volunteer at the Start of the NYC Marathon
Follow the link for instructions on how to sign up as a marathon volunteer with the Wagner College group.
10:30 a.m.
Interfaith Service
Campus Hall Performance Center
Join Wagner students and religious leaders from different faith traditions in song and prayer.  A light continental breakfast will be provided.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Brunch
The Main Dining Hall and the Hawk’s Nest are open for brunch (on your own).
1:00 p.m.
Show TBD
Completely Student Productions
4:30 p.m.
Powder Puff Game
Wagner College Stadium