Friday, October 18

Choir Round Table Discussion

2:00 pm •  Harry H. Harter Choir Room
Composers Roundtable “The Compositional Process” with Dr. James Laster '56, Paul Rudoi and Louise Wyman '57.  

   Psychology Department Alumni Series & Social Hour

    1:00 pm & 2:00 pm •  Lawson Auditorium
    3:15 pm •  Barley’s upstairs at 128 W Broadway Ave
    The Psychology Department presents talks as part of the Alumni Series:
     1:00 - 1:50 pm - Focus on Psychology/Child Development - Lawson Auditorium
     2:00 - 2:50 pm - Focus on Neuroscience - Lawson Auditorium
     3:15 - 5:00 pm - Social Hour with Psychology Department Faculty - Barley’s upstairs, 128 W Broadway Ave
     For more information, contact Dr. Lori A. Schmied, Professor of Psychology,

   Change lives. Inspire. Become a Teacher.
   Education Forum

    4:30 pm • Room 140, Anderson Hall
    A panel of educators will share why they chose to teach and discuss current issues facing teachers. Join MC                  education majors to ask questions and participate in the discussion.For more information, contact Dr. Cynthia              Gardner, Chair, Division of Education,

Green Action Tour 

5:00 pm • Begins at Crawford House
Take a walking tour of campus to experience some of the College’s environmental efforts. Anyone interested can RSVP to (865) 981-8125 or email for more info.

Saturday, October 19

Mountain Challenge Tower Climb

9:00 am – 12:00 pm • Crawford House Lawn
Challenge yourself to reach new heights as you climb the Alpine Tower! Children (ages 10 and under) must be accompanied by an adult.

Maryville College Admissions

9:00 am – 12:00 pm • Fayerweather Hall
Are you or someone you know interested in attending Maryville College? Now is your chance to experience life as a Scot! Learn about the new initiatives for incoming students, ask questions about financial aid, meet current students and take a tour of the beautiful campus at 10:00 am. Join Admissions for their annual Homecoming Tailgate located next to Fayerweather Hall. Contact Admissions via email or (865) 981-8092 to RSVP.

Celebration of Mind – 4th Annual

10:00 am – 2:00 pm • Thaw Hall
The Division of Mathematics and Computer Science will host “Celebration of Mind" at the Maryville College Library located in Thaw Hall from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Celebration of Mind events are held all over the world in late October to honor the great writer, magician and "recreational mathematics" pioneer Martin Gardner. Maryville College’s 4th annual Celebration of Mind event will feature robots, 3-D printers, a puzzle contest, games, crafts and magic. It is suitable for ages 10 and up. 

Little Scotties Children's Area, Thaw & Pearsons Lawns

10:00 am – 12:45 pm • Thaw and Pearsons Lawn
The Little Scottie’s area is on Thaw and Pearsons Lawn,  and that is where you will find inflatables and more!  Adults must remain with children at all times. No food or drink in the Little Scotties Area, please!

More Open Houses to come as details become available - check back!

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