2017 Schedule of Events

October 20-22, 2017

Preliminary Schedule

as of 10/16/2017

 

For families arriving on Friday, October 20, 2017 the following is available:

7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Dining Option: Dining Hall

Mather Hall, first floor

 

8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Goldberg’s on Campus

Vernon Social

 

Visit the Permanent Installation of #849 Irregular Blobs of Color created by Sol Le Witt and Trinity College community members in 1998.

 

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Information Desks

Pick up your Proud Trinity Parent button and a final schedule of events.

Mather Hall and Vernon Social Lobbies

 

Throughout the Day

Explore Hartford

 

Academic Classes Open to Families​

A list of available classes will be available in mid-October.

Campus Tours and Group Information Sessions

Admissions and Career Development Center

10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. – Group Information Sessions

11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. – Campus Tours

 

8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Office of Study Away Photo Contest

Mather Hall, Art Space

 

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Easy Vehicles of Knowledge for an Enlightened and Free People: American Periodicals in the Watkinson, 1750- 1950

Raether Library and Information Technology Center, Watkinson Library

 

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

E and R Campus Laundry Information Desk

Mather Hall, first floor

 

10:30 a.m. – 2:10 p.m.

 

Bantams in Balance: Open Swim

Ferris Athletic Center, Swimming Pool

 

10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: The Bistro

Koeppel Student Center

 

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.

 

Dining Option: The Cave Café

Mather Hall, lower level

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Drumming Workshop with Eric Galm, Associate Professor of Music

Gruss Music Center, Music Hall (Austin Arts 102)

 

11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Dining Option: Dining Hall

Mather Hall, first floor

 

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Zen Den

Goodwin/Woodward Hall, Goodwin Lounge

 

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Art from Archive: Work by Lewis Watts and Pablo Delano

Austin Arts Center, Widener Gallery

 

1:15 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Jumu’ah Prayers

Summit Suites, Prayer Space

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Talking Tour of Easy Vehicles of Knowledge for an Enlightened and Free People: American Periodicals in the Watkinson, 1750-1950

with Richard Ring, Head Curator and Librarian

Raether Library and Information Technology Center, Watkinson Library

 

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Career Connection (for students only)

Admissions and Career Development Center, Career Development Lobby
The Career Connection event is designed to serve two primary purposes: (1) to provide current students and parents and alumni with an opportunity to network, and (2) to enhance students career preparedness with industry-specific information, which may lead to possible internship and job opportunities.

 


4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

 

Bantams in Balance: Open Swim

Ferris Athletic Center, Swimming Pool

 

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Zumba

Crescent Street Townhouse 76

 

5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Dining Option: Dining Hall

Mather Hall, first floor

 

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Long Walk Societies Reception (by invitation only)  

Admissions and Career Development Center, Grand Room

For more information about the Long Walk Societies, please contact Kerry Smith at kerry.smith@trincoll.edu.

 


6:00 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.

 

Dining Option: Goldberg’s on Campus

Vernon Social, 114 Vernon Street

 

Visit the Permanent Installation of #849 Irregular Blobs of Color created by Sol Le Witt and Trinity College community members in 1998

 

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Shabbat Services and Dinner

Zachs Hillel House, 74 Vernon Street

Please respond to lisa.kassow@trincoll.edu at attend.

 

7:30 p.m.

Film Screening: Wind River

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

7:30 p.m.

Ensemble Schumann

Gruss Music Center, Music Hall (Austin Arts 102)

Seating is limited.

 

8:00 p.m.

Vernon @ Night: Make Your Own Custom Pennant

Vernon Social, 114 Vernon Street

 

9:00 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Fridays at The Fred

Summit Suites East, The Fred Common Room

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

 

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Information Desks

Pick up your Proud Trinity Parent button and a final schedule of events.

Mather Hall and Vernon Social Lobbies

 

Throughout the Day

Explore Hartford

 

Campus Tours and Group Information Sessions

Admissions and Career Development Center

9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – Group Information Sessions

10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 12:30 p.m. – Campus Tours

 

8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Office of Study Away Photo Contest

Mather Hall, Art Space

 


8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Parent Directors and National Alumni Association Executive Committee Fall Meetings (by invitation only)

Hallden Hall-North Wing, Dangremond Family Commons and mather Hall, Wean Terrace Rooms

 


9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Goldberg’s on Campus

Vernon Social, 114 Vernon Street

 

Visit the Permanent Installation of #849 Irregular Blobs of Color created by Sol Le Witt and Trinity College community members in 1998.

 

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

E and R Campus Laundry Information Desk

Mather Hall, Lobby

 

10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Brunch

Mather Hall, first floor

 


11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Trinity College Official Class Ring Available for Purchase

Mather Hall, Lobby

 

11:30 a.m. – 3rd Quarter

Food Truck Festival hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations

North end of the Jessee/Miller Field

 

Noon – 1:30 p.m.

Joslin Family Scholars Luncheon (by invitation only)
Raether Library and Information Technology Center, Joslin Family 1823 Room

 


1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Art from Archive: Work by Lewis Watts and Pablo Delano

Austin Arts Center, Widener Gallery

 


1:00 p.m.

Football vs. Bowdoin College

Jessee/Miller Field

 

Bantams in Balance: Information Table and Giveaways

 

1:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Shuttle Service to Asylum Street, Blue Back Square, West  Farms Mall, and Walmart, and Stop & Shop

Leave from Mather Hall Circle

 

2:30 p.m.

Film Screening: Wind River

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

3:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Dining Option: Café Café

Mather Hall, lower level

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

President’s Reception

Gates Quad, Cave Patio

Join President Berger-Sweeney, Campus Life staff, and a cappella group for a reception after the football game.  Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served.

 


5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Dining Hall

Mather Hall, first floor

 


6:00 p.m. – 2:30 a.m.

 

Dining Option: Goldberg’s on Campus

Vernon Social, 114 Vernon Street

 

Visit the Permanent Installation of #849 Irregular Blobs of Color created by Sol Le Witt and Trinity College community members in 1998.

 

7:30 p.m.

Film Screening: Wind River

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

10:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

Late Night@Trin: Family Weekend Banto-Bingo

Mather  Hall, The Cave Café

Sunday, October 22, 2017

 


9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Goldberg’s on Campus

Vernon Social, 114 Vernon Street

 

Visit the Permanent Installation of #849 Irregular Blobs of Color created by Sol Le Witt and Trinity College community members in 1998.

 

10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Brunch

Mather Hall, first floor

 

11:30 a.m.

Remnants Gathering

Mather  Hall, Alumni Lounge

 

12:30 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Service of Holy Communion

The Chapel

A brunch immediately following the service.

 

12:55 p.m.

Film Screening: Bolshoi Ballet - Le Corsaire

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

EROS Brunch

Queer Resource Center, Crescent Street

 

1:00 – 9:30 p.m.

 

Shuttle Service to Asylum Street, Blue Back Square, West  Farms Mall, and Walmart, and Stop & Shop

Leave from Mather Hall Circle

 

2:00 p.m.

Men’s Club Soccer vs. Fairfield University

Practice Field

 

3:00 p.m. – Midnight

Dining Option: Café Café

Mather Hall, lower level

 


4:00 p.m.

Women’s Club Soccer Game

Practice Field

 

5:00 p.m.

Film Screening: Diary of a Chambermaid

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 

Dining Option: Dining Hall

Mather Hall, first floor

 


6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

 

Dining Option: The Bistro

Koeppel Student Center

 


7:30 p.m.

Film Screening: Diary of a Chambermaid

Clement Chemistry Building, Cinestudio

 

8:00 p.m.

Bantams in Balance: Roman Catholic Mass

The Chapel

 

 

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