Founders' Day Celebration

Please join us for the fifth annual celebration of
Our Founders ~ Our Heritage ~ Our College

Friday, September 23, 2016

Dominicans: Preaching through Care of Creation

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Honoring our 2016 Founder’s Day Theme: Care of Creation, Albertus will make decisions to reduce our carbon footprint so you will notice that some things look different. How will you incorporate Care of Creation into your daily practices this year? Share your stories with us at Facebook

Schedule of Events

10:00 a.m. Coffee

10:30 a.m. Preaching through Care of Creation
Presenter: Sr. Christine Loughlin, O.P.
St. Albert Atrium, Tagliatela Academic Center

11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Art Show
Featuring works by Albertus faculty and students in the theme of Care of Creation
MacDonough Art Gallery, Hubert Campus Center

12:00 noon Candlelight Ceremony
The Oldest Albertus Tradition
Experience the passing of the light of knowledge from the seniors to the freshmen
Behan Community Room, Hubert Campus Center

12:30 - 3:30 p.m. Farmer's Market
A selection of Connecticut grown produce Bring your own shopping bag
Front of the Tagliatela Academic Center

1:00 p.m. All College Picnic
Bree Common Patio and surrounding grounds of Aquinas Hall

2:15 p.m. Forum: Our Responses to Care of Creation
Moderator: Sr. Barbara Harrington, O.P.
St. Albert Atrium, Tagliatela Academic Center

3:15 p.m. Music and Readings by the Albertus Magnus College Chorus
Directed by Arthur Bellucci
St. Albert Atrium

Special Events

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Art Show Opening
The Department of Visual & Performing Arts and Department of Art Therapy present student and faculty work in the spirit of our Founders’ Day theme: Care of Creation
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. MacDonough Art Gallery Hubert Campus Center

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Candlelight Ceremony for students in our evening programs

5:30 - 6:00 p.m. St. Albert Atrium Tagliatela Academic Center Family and friends are welcome to attend

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