Penn State Day celebration to be held Oct. 19 and 20

Penn State Beaver’s annual Penn State Day celebration will be held Oct. 19 and 20, with the following schedule:

Friday, Oct. 19
-- Blue and White Day on Campus
All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to wear blue and white and/or Penn State apparel.

-- Bonfire at Dusk
Behind Harmony Hall residence hall
Free s’mores and hot apple cider will be provided.

Saturday, Oct. 20

-- Admissions Open House, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Union Building
Prospective students will tour the campus, learn about academic programs, financial aid, and extracurricular activities and speak with current students.

-- Intramural Flag Football Championship Game, 10 a.m.
Baseball field

-- Campus Carnival, noon - 3:30 p.m.
Wellness Center lawn (gym in event of inclement weather)
The public is invited to enjoy inflatable games, cotton candy, kettle corn, and novelty attractions.

-- Cornhole Tournament, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Intramural field by gym (gym in event of inclement weather)

-- Alumni vs. Men’s and Women’s Varsity Basketball Teams, 5:30 p.m.
Penn State Beaver alumni will take on the Beaver campus men’s varsity basketball team followed by the first-ever game against the women’s varsity team.

-- Blue and White Tailgate and Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Iowa Hawkeyes Football Game, 8 p.m.
Lobby, Harmony Hall residence hall
Free stadium foods will be offered before and during the game.

For information about the Open House, contact the Admissions Office at or 1-877-JOIN-PSU. For information about other activities, contact the Office of Student Affairs at or 724-773-3951.


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Last Updated October 05, 2012