Schedule of Events

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Time Event
2:00 p.m.

Inauguration Ceremony

Henderson Campus Center, Raymond P. Shafer Auditorium The ceremony will be live-streamed for those not able to attend in person; the live stream will begin at 2 p.m.


Reception with Light Refreshments

Campus Center Lobby

Athletic Competitions

Volleyball vs Wooster: 3 pm — Wise Sport & Fitness Center
Football vs Grove City: 4 pm — Shuttles to Robertson Athletic Complex Available

Art Exhibit

“Flesh Machines” in the Art Galleries: 3 – 5 pm. Works by Rebecca Forstater, Morgan Green, and Danni O’Brien foreground the entangled relations between bodies and technology. Artworks in Flesh Machines evoke the ways in which language, gender, and desire are produced and circulated within a cultural landscape that no longer distinguishes between the physical and the digital.

6:30–8:00 p.m.

Community Celebration and a Taste of Meadville

Gator Quad and Henderson Campus Center We ❤️ Meadville! Celebrate with the Allegheny community while enjoying local foods and entertainment! Scheduled vendors include:

Casey’s Ice Cream & Candies
Chipper’s Pub
Confections of Cake Lover
Cup n’ Spoon
Cussewago Creek Distillery
Davenport Cidery & Winery
Firehouse Tap & Grille
French Creek Coffee & Tea Co.
Julian’s Bar & Grill
Kettle Lake Kitchen
Kristen’s Kookies
Mandelbrok’s Cafe, Catering & Desserts
Maninno Italian Garden
Market House Cafe
McClure’s Fish House & More
Meadville Eats
The Pennsylvania Sandwich & Pizza Co.
Save Room for Dessert
Smoky Martins BBQ
Stefanelli’s Candies
TimberCreek Tap & Table
Voodoo Brewing Co.

Thanks also to PopLuck Gourmet Popcorn and the Whole Darn Thing Sub Shop for their participation during the day.