**The volunteer handbook will be updated over the summer and shared at this event**


Last Year's information as a sample schedule:

Sept 28-30


Alumnae Association of Wilson College President Lynne E. DiStasio '74 and Office of Alumnae/i Relations Director Marybeth Famulare cordially invite you to Fall Weekend 2018.
Please RSVP to the Office of Alumnae/i Relations by Sept. 17 at

Download the Fall Weekend Registration Form here.


Schedule of Events

Friday, Sept. 28
9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Check-in available, Alumnae House

8 a.m.–5 p.m. John Stewart Memorial Library open. Take a tour, Find the Authors Wall, Visit the College Store and Cafe on the lower level. Relax and enjoy!

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Hankey Center open. Visit the current exhibit: “Wilson in the World”, Connect to the archives “digital showcase”, Learn about the Oral History and Traditions Projects, Discover how you can volunteer to help.

11 a.m.–4 p.m. Lunch, Jensen Dining Hall (Pay at the door, $ 8)

Dressage Team and Hunt Seat team will be practicing in the mid- to late-afternoon. You are welcome to visit.

2 - 3:30 p.m. Career Connections at Lenfest Learning Commons, JSML Connect to share internships or job openings, Career tips including graduate school or employment search, Resume inquiries

2:30 p.m. Campus Walking Tour Meet at Norland Hall

4–5:30 p.m. Alumnae/i Student Networking Reception, Hankey Center Porch

4:30–7 p.m. Dinner available in Jensen Dining Hall, Pay at the door ($12) or dinner on your own

7:30–8:30 p.m. Student Connections Committee, Warfield, Classroom #10

9 p.m. Movie & Snacks, Sponsored by AAWC & Alumnae/i Relations Warfield, Allen Auditorium


Saturday, Sept. 29
8–10 a.m. Check in & continental breakfast, Brooks, 1st Floor Atrium

9 a.m.–5 p.m. John Stewart Memorial Library open

8:45–10 a.m. Combined Heritage & Engagement, Committees - Brooks Auditorium

9 a.m. Campus Walking Tour, Meet at Norland Hall

10 a.m.–3 p.m. College Store and Café open - JSML

10:15–11:15 a.m. Sesquicetennial Planning & Overview Session - includes Reunion 2019 & Reunion 2020 - Brooks Auditorium

11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Lunch – “Student Experience in the Community”, Brooks, Second Floor Lobby

Cheer on our Phoenix!
Field Hockey vs Bryn Athyn College at 1 pm
Men’s Soccer vs Rosemont College at 1:30 pm
Women’s Volleyball vs Keystone College at 3 pm

1:45–2:45 p.m. Nominating Committee – members only - Brooks Classroom #178

1:45–2:45 p.m. Executive Committee – members only - Brooks Classroom #128

3–4:30 p.m. Reunion 2019 Planning Session with Class Officer Q&A, Brooks Auditorium

3:30–4:30 p.m. Recognition and Stewardship Committee - Brooks #178

4:30–7 p.m. Dinner, Jensen Dining Hall (Pay at the door, $12)


The 4th Annual PEOPLE, PLACE, PLATES Farm-to-Table Fundraiser Dinner
5 - 9 pm

Back by popular demand, The Don’t Look Down Band! Screening of The Fulton Performance Project

Reservation required: $48 per person, $85 per couple or $325 for a table of eight. Purchase tickets online at:


Sunday, Sept. 30
8–9 a.m. Continental breakfast, Warfield, Lower Level Hallway

8:15–9:15 a.m. Finance Committee, Warfield, Lower Level, Classroom #5

9:30–12:30 p.m. AAWC General Board Meeting, Warfield, Allen Auditorium

11 a.m.–4 p.m. Brunch available in Jensen Dining Hall - Pay at the door ($8)

Drill team practices on Sundays – you are welcome to visit

Sarah’s Cupboard
Campus Food Pantry
Please assist the Campus Food Pantry by bringing along a few items to donate.
Donation boxes available at Alumnae House or at safety desk in Lenfest Lobby.
Items requested:
(boxes or plastic only - glass is not allowed)

  • Canned or boxed pasta
  • Peanut butter and other nut butters
  • Crackers
  • Jelly
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Rice (not industrial sized)
  • Canned meat (i.e. tuna, chicken)
  • Oatmeal and cereal (individual serving sizes)
  • Condiments