Family Weekend 1
Oct 12, 2012 12:00 AM
Oct 14, 2012 12:00 AM
|Contact Name||Sara Phillips|
|Contact Phone||(970) 943-2176|
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Family Weekend 2012 is October 12-14.
This weekend is an opportunity for families and students to come together to take part in a variety of events at Western State Colorado University planned by on-campus and community organizations including: free Wilderness Pursuit trips, music performances and more. Please join us!
More events will be listed once details confirmed; please check this webpage again or come to the Family Weekend Welcome Table on Friday, October 12 between noon and 5 p.m. for a complete listing.
- Family Weekend Welcome Table and Excursions Sign-ups • Noon – 5 p.m. • WSCU University Center
Stop by the Family Weekend Welcome Table. We will have information for you about Western State Colorado University and the Gunnison Valley. Sign up here for Wilderness Pursuits (WP) outdoor adventures, which will be hosted on Saturday, October 13.
- Volleyball--WSCU Mountaineers vs. Metro State University • 7 p.m. • Paul Wright Gym
- Family Weekend Concert • 7:30 p.m. • Quigley Recital Hall
Please join Music Department faculty and students for this free performance.
- Community Pancake Breakfast • 8-10 a.m. • Webster Hall, 117 N. Iowa
Start the busy day off with WSCU family and friends while enjoying a filling breakfast of homemade pancakes and “High Altitude” Dixieland Jazz. Hosted by Student Affairs.
- 62nd Annual W Mountain Run.
Hosted by the WSCU X-Country team. Take part in Colorado's longest-running race. It starts at 10 a.m. and the 2.8 mile course climbs just under 1,000 vertical feet to the top of W Mountain with an overlook of the Gunnison Valley. Registration is $10 before the race and $15/day of and includes a race t-shirt. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. on race day, located off County Road 38 from US Highway 50. (Signs will direct participants to the parking and sign-in area.) Learn more or register by emailing Chris Bradford at .
- Rugby--WSCU Mountaineers vs. University of Denver • Noon • Lower Bowl Field (by Whipp Maintenance Building)
- Football--WSCU Mountaineers vs. Western New Mexico • 1 p.m. • Mountaineer Bowl
- Volleyball--WSCU Mountaineers vs. Regis University • 5:30 p.m. • Paul Wright Gym