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August 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

All Day
Day of Service.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

All Day
Orientation Step 1: Advisement and Registration, First-Year Student (Session E) and Transfer and Readmits Student (Session III).
9:30 a.m.
New Students Move-in Day.
7:30 p.m.
Ram Band Preview, “Big Noise from Sheptown!” Ram Stadium. Sponsored by Ram Band.

Friday, August 25, 2017

8:30 a.m.
Orientation Step 2: New Student Welcome
9 a.m.
New Student Convocation, Bucher Center, until 9:45 a.m.
8:15 p.m.
Screening of “Guardians of the Galaxy II,” Shaw Hall Lawn. Sponsored by the New Student Program.

Saturday, August 26, 2017

7 p.m.
“Sacred Ground: Americans and Their Battlefields: An Illustrated Lecture,” presented by Dr. Edward Linenthal, Erma Ora Byrd Hall Auditorium. Opening remarks  made by Dr. Mary J.C. Hendrix and Dr. Susan Trail. Sponsored by George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War, National Park Service, and Eastern National.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

9:30 a.m.
Returning Students Move-in Day.

Monday, August 28, 2017

All Day
Fall 2017 Classes Begin.
All Day
Add/Drop and Late Registration (Late Fee Applies) via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall (Between 9 a.m.-4 p.m.), Consult Advisor.
8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
11 a.m.
Welcome Back Booth, Front Lawn of Byrd Science Hall, until 2 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
11 a.m.
Taco Tuesday, Front Lawn of Byrd Science Building, until 2 p.m. Sponsored by Program Boards.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
6 p.m.
Auditions for Preparatory Orchestra, Frank Center, McCoy Rehearsal Hall, until 7 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Music Preparatory Division.
8 p.m.
Auditions for “All’s Well That Ends Well,” Reynolds Hall, until 10:30 p.m. Sponsored by Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players.
9 p.m.
Free Bowling and Billiards, Student Center, Games Zone, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
Noon
Daytime Bingo, Student Center, Ram’s Den, until 2 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.
8 p.m.
Auditions for “All’s Well That Ends Well,” Reynolds Hall, until 10:30 p.m. Sponsored by Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players.
9 p.m.
Comedy Club with Derrick Knopsnyder, Student Center, Storer Ballroom, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

September 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Add/ Drop or late Register via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall (Between 9 a.m.-4 p.m.), Consult Advisor.
8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Noon
Football vs. Notre Dame College.
Noon
Women’s Soccer vs. Kutztown University at Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
5:30 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Stonehill College at North Easton, Massachusetts.
7 p.m.
“Over There and Back: The American Doughboy Experience During the Great War,” presented by Dr. Mitchell Yockelson, Erma Ora Byrd Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by Goerge Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War, National Park Service, and Eastern National.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

12:30 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Dominican College at Easton, Massachusetts.

Monday, September 4, 2017

All Day
Labor Day Holiday. University is closed.
Noon
Men’s Soccer vs. Lock Haven University at Lock Haven, Pennsylvania.
3 p.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. West Liberty University.
3 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Bloomfield College at Easton, Massachusetts.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
2:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. West Liberty University.
2:30 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. West Liberty University.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
Noon
Brown Bag Luncheon Lecture: “Presidents, Vice Presidents, and First Ladies,” presented by Dr. John Splaine, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Multipurpose Room, until 1:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per person; free for Shepherd University Lifelong Learning members. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program.
4 p.m.
Student Involvement Fair, East Campus Midway, until 6 p.m. Sponsored by Student Activities and Leadership and Shepherd Dining Services.
5 p.m.
Auditions for Preparatory Chorus, Frank Center, Pantle Education Room, until 6 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Music Preparatory Division.
6:30 p.m.
Screening of “Tickling Giants,” Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium, until 8:30 p.m. Follow by post-film discussion facilitated by Dr. Jay Wyatt. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program and Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education.
9 p.m.
Free Bowling and Billiards, Student Center, Games Zone, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
4 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Seton Hill University at Greensburg, Pennsylvania.
4 p.m.
Ram Jam, Potomac Place Courtyard, until 8 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Friday, September 8, 2017

All Day
Last Day for Instructor-approved Late Adds via RAIL.
8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
3 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Lock Haven University.
8 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Ursuline College.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

11 a.m.
DIY in the Den: Door Signs, Student Center, Ram’s Den, until 2 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.
11:30 a.m.
Kayaking Trip, Potomac River, until 5 p.m. Transportation provided with pick up and drop off in front of the Student Center. Tickets: $25 per person at Student Center, Games Zone. Sponsored by Program Board.
3 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Alderson Broaddus University.
7 p.m.
“The Fallen American Soldiers of World War II: their World of Combat,” presented by Dr. John C. McManus, Erma Ora Byrd Hall Auditorium. Sponsored by George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War, National Park Service, and Eastern National.
8 p.m.
Womens’ Volleyball vs. Virginia State University.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

1 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. West Virginia Wesleyan College.
3:30 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. West Virginia Wesleyan College.

Monday, September 11, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Pass/Fail Status.
8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
9 a.m.
2017 Berkeley, Jefferson, and Morgan County College Fair, Wellness Center, until 11 a.m. Sponsored by Office of Admissions.
6 p.m.
2017 Berkeley, Jefferson, and Morgan County College Fair, Wellness Center, until 8 p.m. Sponsored by Office of Admissions.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
4:30 p.m.
Innovation Seminar and Networking Series: “Intuition + Analytics → Innovation,” presented by Dr. Jay Liebowitz, Distinguished Chair of Applied Business and Finance at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, Erma Ora Byrd Hall Auditorium, until 5:30 p.m., followed by networking reception with light refreshments. Sponsored by College of Business and President’s Club.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
Noon
Brown Bag Luncheon Lecture: “Confused About Medicare,” presented by Judith Marshall, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Multipurpose Room, until 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program.
9 p.m.
Free Bowling and Billiards, Student Center, Games Zone, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

8 a.m.
Sculpture Exhibit by Katrina Brees, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m., Reception to Follow until 7 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art and Theater and North Mountain Artist Residency.
1 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. Urbana University at Urbana, Ohio.
3 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Urbana University at Urbana, Ohio.
8 p.m.
Music Salon Concert Series, Frank Center, W. H. Shipley Recital Hall, until 9:30 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Music.

Friday, September 15, 2017

3 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Goldey-Beacom College at Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
7 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Kutztown University at Kutztown, Pennsylvania.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

10:30 a.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. University of Virginia’s College at Wise at Wise, Virginia.
11 a.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. West Chester University at Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
Noon
Football vs. Glenville State College at Glenville, West Virginia.
1:30 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Caldwell University at Kutztown, Pennsylvania.
8:15 p.m.
The 32nd Annual Student Leadership Conference, Student Center, until 4 p.m. Register HERE. Sponsored by Student Activities and Leadership.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

10:30 a.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. Concord University at Athens, West Virginia.
1 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. University of Charleston.
3:30 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. University of Charleston.

Monday, September 18, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Audit Status.
6 p.m.
“From Prison Inmate to Lawyer and Scholar,” presented by Shon Hopwood, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium, refreshments to follow. Sponsored by Shepherd University Common Reading Program, Lifelong Learning Program, and Shepherd University Foundation.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

5 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. East Stroudsburg University at East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.
6:30 p.m.
President’s Lecture Series: “The Environmental Sources of Lead and the Potential Effects of the Continuing Exposure to Lead for Children and Adults,” presented by Dr. Richard Troast, toxicologist and founder of Troast Environmental Consulting, LLC., Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium. Reception to follow. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program and Shepherd University Foundation.
7:30 p.m.
Speak Story Series: Bill Harley, Reynolds Hall. Cost: $12, General Admission and Free for Speak Story Series members and students with valid Rambler ID.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Noon
Brown Bag Luncheon Lecture: “From John Brown to James Brown: The Little Farm Where Liberty Budded, Blossomed, and Boogied,” presented by Ed Maliskas, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Multipurpose Room, until 1:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per person; free for Shepherd University Lifelong Learning members. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program.
4 p.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. Hood College at Frederick, Maryland.
4:30 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. West Liberty University at West Liberty, West Virginia.
9 p.m.
Free Bowling and Billiards, Student Center, Games Zone, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

8 p.m.
Trivia Night, Student Center, Ram’s Den, until 10 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Friday, September 22, 2017

6 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Wheeling Jesuit University.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

8:30 a.m.
Admissions Open House, Frank Center, until 1 p.m. Register online at: www.shepherd.edu/admissions/open-house.
Noon
Football vs. West Virginia State University.
2 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. West Liberty University.
9 p.m.
Outdoor Movie, screening of “Wonder Woman,” Shaw Hall Lawn, until 11:30 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Noon
Women’s Soccer vs. Fairmont State University.

Monday, September 25, 2017

8 a.m.
Faculty Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m., Reception to Follow until 7 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art.
2:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Daemen College.
7 p.m.
Paint Night, Student Center, Storer Ballroom, until 9 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

8 a.m.
Faculty Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

8 a.m.
Faculty Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art.
Noon
Women’s Soccer vs. Concord University.
Noon
Brown Bag Luncheon Lecture: “Gardening for Birds and Butterflies,” presented by Dr. Becki Jones, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Multipurpose Room, until 1:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per person; free for Shepherd University Lifelong Learning members. Sponsored by Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program.
1:10 p.m.
Junior Organ Recital by Nathan Strite, Frank Center, W. H. Shipley Recital Hall, until 1:35 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Music.
2:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Concord University.
3 p.m.
Board of Governors Committee Meetings: Academic Programs and Development, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Lower Level Multipurpose Room; Enrollment, Student, and Community Affairs, Byrd CHE Room 164; and Finance and Facilities, Scarborough Library, West Virginia Room 309, until 4 p.m.
4:15 p.m.
Board of Governors Meeting, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Lower Level Multipurpose Room.
9 p.m.
Free Bowling and Billiards, Student Center, Games Zone, until 11 p.m. Sponsored by Program Board.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

8 a.m.
Faculty Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art.
7 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Bowie States University.

Friday, September 29, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Withdraw from First-half Semester Class. See Advisor by Noon.
8 a.m.
Faculty Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts II, Phaze 2 Gallery, until 4 p.m. Sponsored by Department of Contemporary Art.
Noon
Race Expo, Wellness Center, until 8 p.m. Sponsored by Freedom’s Run and Shepherd University.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

6 a.m.
Freedom’s Run, Registration at Midway.
11 a.m.
Women’s Tennis vs. University of Charleston at Charleston, West Virginia.
Noon
Football vs. Concord University.
1 p.m.
Men’s Soccer vs. Notre Dame College.
1 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball vs. Salem International University at Salem, West Virginia.
3:30 p.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. Notre Dame College.
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