Schedule of Investiture Events

WEDNESDAY, September 7

  • “Addiction in Appalachia: Our Stories” – A Celebration of National Recovery MonthJoan C. Edwards Playhouse | 7 p.m.

FRIDAY, September 9

  • Robert C. Byrd Forum on Civic Responsibility with Guest Speaker:  LTG Anthony G. Crutchfield, ’82Joan C. Edwards Playhouse | 2:30 p.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)
  • President’s Open Quoits TournamentBuskirk Field, 4 p.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)
  • DaVinci Lecture Series with Guest Speaker Journalist/Author Lev GrossmanBrad D. Smith Foundation Hall | 7 p.m. (Sponsored by Office of the Provost, Honors College and Phi Kappa Phi)

TUESDAY, September 13

  • Tours of the Arthur Weisberg Family Applied Engineering Complex Beginning in the J. Churchill Hodges Atrium | 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Engineering and Computer Sciences)
  • Film Screening of “Arcadia” and Q&A with Director Andy Hall, Smith Hall 154 | 8 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, September 14

  • Water FestivalBuskirk Field | 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Science)
  • Performance by Oboist Geoffrey Burgess and Harpsichordist Leon Schelhase, Smith Recital Hall | 7:30 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Arts and Media)

THURSDAY, September 15

  • Lecture:  “Leading in Adversity” with Huntington Mayor Steve Williams, Corbly Hall 105 | 11 a.m. (Sponsored by Lewis College of Business)
  • John Marshall Birthday Dinner (invitation only), Joan C. Edwards Playhouse | 6 p.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)

FRIDAY, September 16

  • Students Using Their Powers to Engage in Reading (SUPER), Rec Center | 9-11 a.m. (Sponsored by College of Education and Professional Development)
  • “Thundering Serve” Universitywide Community Service ProjectsMemorial Student Center Plaza | 4-8 p.m. (Sponsored by Office of Student Affairs)

SATURDAY, September 17

  • “Thundering Serve” Universitywide Community Service Projects, Memorial Student Center Plaza | 8-10 a.m. (Sponsored by Office of Student Affairs)

MONDAY, September 19

  • Faculty Discussion:  “Whose Sex Is It? Sex, Power and Politics,” The Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave. | 7-9 p.m. (Sponsored by  College of Liberal Arts)

TUESDAY, September 20

  • West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals SessionJoan C. Edwards Playhouse | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)

WEDNESDAY, September 21

  • Free Health and Wellness FairMemorial Student Center Plaza | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Health Professions)
  • Campus Conversation on Civil DiscourseShawkey Dining Room, Memorial Student Center | 6-7:30 p.m. (Sponsored by Office of Academic Affairs)

THURSDAY, September 22

FRIDAY, September 23

  • John Marshall Birthday Cake and Kettle CornBuskirk Field | 11 a.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)
  • President’s Invitational Quoits ChallengeBuskirk Field | 11:30 a.m. (Sponsored by John Deaver Drinko Academy)
  • “Marshall Downtown” and Faculty Exhibition Closing Reception, Visual Arts Center | 5-7 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Arts and Media)

SATURDAY, September 24

  • Football vs. University of Louisville*, Joan C. Edwards Stadium | 8 p.m.

SUNDAY, September 25

  • Volleyball vs. Middle Tennessee State*, Cam Henderson Center | 1 p.m.

THURSDAY, September 29

  • Production of “Picnic” by William Inge*, Francis-Booth Experimental Theatre, Joan C. Edwards Playhouse | 7:30 p.m. (Sponsored by College of Arts and Media)


*Denotes ticketed event.