Calendar of Events, September 1, 2016 to September 7, 2016
Thursday, September 1
TONIGHT - Calling #AMCATNation to Gather Under the Lights
Join the football team as they kick off their season again the Coast Guard. The first game is set to be played on home turf, under the lights on Thursday, September 1 at 7 p.m. Bring your friends, bring AMCAT fans, and bring the noise.
Gather Round After the Game Before you hit the hay, gather around a bonfire with #AMCATNation to celebrate the start of the season. Meet behind Madonna Hall at 9 p.m.
Friday, September 2
First #AMCATFriday Get into the school spirit and wear your #AMCATNation pride on your sleeve. Wear a red shirt or get some swag down in the bookstore. Be sure to take a selfie in your gear and post it with #AMCATFriday!
Sing Your Heart Out Kick off the long weekend by singing at the Open Mic Night. Bring your talent (and applause) to the Hub at 8:08 p.m.
Saturday, September 3
Let the Stress Slip Away Just as you're settling into the weekend, get ready to get wet. A slip and slide is going to be set up behind Madonna Hall at 2 p.m. Bring a towel and sunscreen!
Waffle Sundaes and Wiffleball You read that right. After a long afternoon of sliding down the hill, put on your game face for some wiffleball. While you're waiting your turn at bat or lolligagging in the outfield, enjoy a waffle sundae. The game begins at 5 p.m. on the lawn in front of Saint Anne Hall.
Sunday, September 4
A Day at the Outlets The day before was filled with activities so take a break! There will be a shuttle going to the Wrentham Outlets. For sign ups and questions, contact Lisa Saverese.
Monday, September 5
Reminder: No Classes, Sept. 5 There will be no classes on September 5 in honor of Labor Day. Click here to see the Academic Calendar to see other important dates.
End of Summer BBQ Wrap up the summer and long weekend with a BBQ behind the Hub. Instead of the regular brunch, grab some food behind the Hub starting at 11:30 a.m. going into the afternoon. The bar will be open for those age 21 and plus.
Tuesday, September 6
Watch Men's Soccer Dominate Dean College Time to warm up those bleachers again to cheer on the AMCATS! The men's soccer team will be taking on Dean College on AMCAT Field at 4:00 p.m.
Watch Volleyball Bring WPI Down Join #AMCATNation in the Den in the Fuller Activities Center to cheer on the women's volleyball team. The game against WPI will start at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, September 7
Revive Your Résumé Come to the Success Center at 6:00 p.m. for a lesson on résumés. The Career Center will be giving tips on how to make your résumé more successful and popular mistakes to avoid. Contact Brooke Brigham with questions.
Walmart Shuttle Service Resumes Need something to complete your room? Grab something for that class project? Take a shuttle to the Leicester Walmart. See the schedule here.
Throughout the Week
Don't Fall Off the Fitness Wagon this Semester
Set your healthy habits this semster and join a fitness class in the All-Purpose Room in the Fuller Activities Center. This semester’s schedule is as follows:
12:30 p.m. – Yoga
5:00 p.m. – PoundFit
5:00 p.m. – Yoga
6:00 p.m. Zumba
5:00 p.m. – MonsterMash
6:00 p.m. – Inner Athlete’s Yoga
Contact Michele Coakley with any questions. All classes are sponsored by the Wellness Committee.
Save the Date
Celebrate the Beginning of Future Academic Accomplishments Kick off the celebratory 70th anniversary weekend! Join students, faculty, staff and administration on Friday, September 16 for the annual Matriculation Ceremony. During the ceremony, new students will have the opportunity to sign the Registry of Scholars and be presented as an "official" Anna Maria College student. Festivities will begin at 4:15 p.m. on campus.
Happy Birthday, Anna Maria College! Join the 70th anniversary celebration on Saturday, September 17. There will be a Mass in the Madore Chapel at 4:00 p.m. Afterward, students are invited to a concert, BBQ and birthday cake behind the Hub. Faculty and staff are invited to celebrate the occasion with President Retelle, please R.S.V.P. to the President's Office.
Save the Date - Homecoming and Reunion Welcomes Family and Friends on October 15
Save the date, Family and Friends Day will be taking place on Saturday, Oct. 15. Events will include the annual AMCAT 5K Fun Run & Walk, Football Tailgate, BBQ under the tent and more. More information to come in future Insider's. Contact Lisa Saverese for questions.Submit a Story for the Insider
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