Press Releases Index

September 13, 2004
CONTACT: Faith Jackson
Office of University Relations
908-737-NEWS (6397)

Kean University's Family Day Set for October 23

UNION, N.J. – Kean University will host Family Day on Saturday, October 23, at the University’s main campus, at 1000 Morris Avenue, in Union, N.J. Students, families and friends, as well as faculty, administrators and staff, are invited to join in the University-wide festivities.

Registration and lunch will commence the day’s events at noon in Wilkins Theatre, followed by a welcome address by Kean President Dr. Dawood Farahi. The day will continue with a series of fun-filled activities including a scavenger hunt; seminars and workshops; campus tours, sporting events, entertainment and a barbecue dinner. Attendees will also have an opportunity to meet some of Kean’s deans, faculty, administration and staff, while learning first-hand all that the University has to offer.

Visitors may choose to attend a cabaret-style performance featuring the University’s most talented singers, dancers and actors and a stand-up comedy hour. Or, they may cheer on Kean’s women’s soccer team as it takes on Rutgers University – New Brunswick at 2 p.m. in Alumni Stadium. The evening will conclude with a tailgate barbecue at 5 p.m., immediately followed by the Kean University vs. Rowan University football game at 7 p.m. at Alumni Stadium.

Admission is free. For more information, a schedule of events, or hotel information, please call the Office of University Relations at 908-737-NEWS (6397).