Alumni Winter Celebration

Winter Celebration 2019

 

Friday, February 22, 2019

Alumni Association Board of Directors Meeting

Education Career Fair

9 a.m. – Noon
Peters Hall, Gym

The annual Education Career Fair is open to all candidates/students (including those with no affiliation with Radford University) interested in K-12 positions in teaching, counseling, speech language pathology (SLP) or administration. Thank you in advance to the many alumni recruiters that participate.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Volunteer Summit

8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Kyle Hall 340

Learn how easy it is to be a volunteer! All alumni and friends are invited to the 3rd annual Volunteer Summit during Winter Celebration 2019.

Why should you attend?

  • Be an insider and get the official scoop directly from Radford University experts!
  • Select breakout training sessions to learn more about volunteer roles!
  • Network with fellow alumni and friends!

Tentative Agenda

  • Check in at 8:30 a.m.
  • Welcome and University Updates at 9 a.m.
  • Breakout Session 1 
  • Breakout Session 2
  • Lunch/Wrap-up

The summit is free and will include lunch. Alumni attendees will receive two general admission tickets to the afternoon men’s and women’s basketball game. Register online or by calling 540-831-5248.

* The Volunteer Summit will be a collection point for the Career Closet. The Career Closet provides free professional business attire to Radford University students. You can help a student by donating clean new or gently used professional apparel.

Highlander Polar Plunge

11a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Dudley's Landing at Bisset Park

Plunge into the New River to support the Special Olympics. Radford University alumni, students, faculty and fans are encouraged to participate in this Highlander Challenge!

Check-in: 11 a.m.
Splashdown: 1 p.m.
Fees: Each participant must raise $100
Event Contact: Nancy Moorehouse at 540-951-2918
Register: http://polarplunge.com/new-river/

Doubleheader Basketball Games and Social at the Dedmon Center

1:30 – 5 p.m.
Alumni Check-in
Riverside Entrance

All alumni are encouraged to stop by our table to update their contact information and learn how to become an alumni volunteer. Alumni who check in will receive a special Radford University item. Limited supply!

2 p.m.
Women’s Basketball vs. Campbell

Special halftime recognition for the Women’s Basketball Alumnae.

3:30 – 4:55 p.m.
Winter Celebration Basketball Hospitality Social
Volleyball Practice Court

Network with fellow Highlanders between the games and at halftime. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and soda will be provided; additional beverages can be purchased. Game and social tickets can be purchased online. Current basketball season ticket holders will be granted complimentary access, but must RSVP by February 18.

5 p.m.
Men's Basketball vs. Hampton (Senior Day)

Special halftime recognition for the Men’s Basketball Alumni.

Exclusive Alumni Package Deal – $20 per person, fans receive:

Questions regarding the weekend?
Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 540-831-5248.