Celebrate 125 Years with Anniversary Web site
St. Edward’s Celebrates 125 Years
In 2010, St. Edward's University will recognize its first 125 years by celebrating the university’s achievements and history. Throughout the year, St. Edward's will observe its past, present and future with a series of events on campus. The 125th anniversary events include:
The 125 Service Challenge • Feb. 15
Throughout the year, members of the St. Edward's community are invited to help the university complete 75,000 hours of community service in 2010. The journey starts Feb. 15.
Homecoming 2010: Journey Back and Celebrate • Feb. 19–21
This event marks the beginning of the 125th anniversary celebration for alumni, parents and donors.
President’s Meeting: A Cinematic Celebration • Feb. 24
A very special President's Meeting and award presentation will be held for the 125th anniversary year. Faculty and staff members celebrating five to 30-year anniversaries of service to St. Edward's University will be honored prior to the President's Meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Jones Auditorium. Unsung Hero award winners will also be honored. Directly following the awards presentation, a one-of-a kind President's Meeting will be held in Mabee Ballroom as we celebrate the completion of the 2010 strategic plan and the kick-off of the 125th anniversary.
125th Birthday Celebration • Oct. 22
Celebrate the past, present and future of the university.
Historical Walking Tour
Campus visitors can experience the university’s rich history with guided tours of campus during Homecoming.
An Anniversary Online
The new St. Edward's anniversary micro-website will be the central source of information about celebrating the university's 125 years. The site will also serve as a hub for the university's Twitter @stedwardsu, Facebook at www.facebook.com/stedwardsuniversity, YouTube and Flickr communities.
Later this year, the university will introduce a new and improved web site. Be on the lookout at www.stedwards.edu.