BLUE-WHITE WEEKEND FILLED WITH ACTIVITIES
The following events are examples of activities scheduled at the University Park campus during Blue-White weekend, April 21 and April 22. All events are open to the public.
BLUE-WHITE KICKOFF AT 2 P.M.
The spring practices of Penn State's football team will culminate with the much-anticipated Blue-White game on Saturday, April 21, in Beaver Stadium. Kickoff is at 2 p.m. and admission (and parking) is free. For more information on Penn State football, go to http://www.GoPSUSports.com/football/.
Movin’ On 2001 will be held Saturday, April 21, from noon to 11 p.m. in Pollock Fields. The event will provide a full day of free entertainment for students, the community and alums returning for Blue-White weekend. Musical acts include Marah and Run DMC. There will also be inflatable events, including an obstacle course, gladiator joust and bungee run. For a schedule of activities, go to http://www.movinon.org/dayof.htm.
PENN STATE CREAMERY UNVEILS ALUMNI ICE CREAM
The Penn State Alumni Association will introduce its new ice cream flavor at the dedication of the Hintz Family Alumni Center on Saturday, April 21, beginning at 11 a.m. The new flavor, Alumni Swirl, is vanilla-based with crunchy swiss mocha chips and a blueberry ribbon. The visual effect is blue and white, Penn State's colors. The center will also hold an open house Sunday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, go to http://www.alumni.psu.edu/alumni_center/.
SPACE DAY 2001 TO CELEBRATE RESEARCH
Space Day 2001 will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, at the HUB-Robeson Center. Activities, information sessions, and technical posters about air-science and space-science issues will highlight the contributions of Penn State researchers, scientists, and students. For more information, go to http://www.science.psu.edu/alert/SpaceDay4-2001.htm.
ANNUAL SLAVIC FESTIVAL SET FOR APRIL 21, 22
The 23rd Annual Penn State Slavic Folk Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, and from 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, in the ballroom of the HUB-Robeson Center. The Festival showcases cultural achievements of Pennsylvania's Slavic-American ethnic groups, featuring exhibits, demonstrations of folk art and live performing groups. For more information, go to http://www.psu.edu/ur/2001/slavic01.html.