Principia Calendar
Sunday, August 1, 2021 - Saturday, July 16, 2022

Friday, August 13

6:30pm - 8:00pm 

Pre-Welcome Week: International Potluck Dinner with Intl Alum - Holt Gallery

Potluck dinner with international students - current, incoming, local alumni plus fac/staff!

Monday, August 16

9:00am - 10:30am 

President's Opening Meeting - Cox Auditorium

Meeting for all College Employees in Cox Auditorium

Tuesday, August 17

9:00am - 4:00pm 

Academic Deans' Workshop - Wanamaker

Pre-semester workshop for all faculty and academic staff.

7:00pm - 8:30pm 

Fall Code of Conduct Meeting - Wanamaker

Code of Conduct for fall sports rugby, men's & women's soccer

Wednesday, August 18

9:00am - 4:00pm 

Academic Deans' Workshop - Wanamaker

Pre-semester workshop for all faculty and academic staff.

Thursday, August 19

10:00am - 5:00pm 

Career Bootcamp - Work on Resumes, Job Search, and More... - Zoom Online

Are you trying to find time to work on your resume or cover letter? Do you start to update your LinkedIn profile but get stuck? We are hosting several boot camps after graduation and throughout the summer, so you can work on your own goals when school is not in session. Carrie Silver-Stock will offer mini-training sessions and check-ins, but you can work at your own pace. Purpose: Provide structure and training to complete individual career goals. For example, updating or completing resumes, cover letters, LinkedIN/Handshake profiles, and job/internship search. We will have check-in times and short training sessions during bootcamp. In addition, Carrie will be available to meet 1:1 during the program and after for personalized support. Current students and Principia graduates can attend as many sessions they would like. All sessions will be on zoom. The info sessions will be at 10am, 2pm, and 4pm. You can sign up here. Contact carrie.silverstock@principia.edu for more details.

Saturday, August 21

9:00am - 1:00pm 

Welcome Week New Students Arrival - Campus Houses

Incoming new students arrive - greeted at Gatehouse by Admissions team, directed to assigned houses, then to Anderson.

10:00am - 1:00pm 

Welcome Week: Student Services Open House - Concourse

In Concourse: Student Services available Security (down stairs) - Student IDs, parking decals, bike registrations Student Employment Admissions Student Life Solar Car on pub patio Career Guidance/Internships/Community Engagement Registrar ATT

3:30pm - 4:45pm 

Welcome Week: Jake White - Wanamaker

Jake White to meet with RC's

4:00pm - 5:00pm 

Welcome Week - Registration Know-How Make-Up Session - SG 257/259

Students who have NOT attended/viewed Registration Know-How and completed the related survey prior to Welcome Week will learn how to prepare for academic advising appointments and course registration. Meet in School of Government room 257/259.

5:15pm - 6:00pm 

Welcome Week: "Helping Your Student Thrive...From Afar" Talk for Parents - Cox Auditorium

Dean of Students to lead talk on how to help your student thrive, Meggan Madden also presenting. Livestream: www.youtube.com/watch?v=tVFgdtsCs2I

5:15pm - 6:15pm 

Welcome Week: Students Only with Jake White - Wanamaker

Jake White from Party.0 will be here to talk with students on leadership, good decision making. A campus favorite!

6:30pm - 8:00pm 

Welcome Week: Dinner with the President - Hutchinson House Backyard

Casual backyard BBQ at Hutchinson House with President & First Lady Williams

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Welcome Week: African Soul International Performance - Hutchinson House Backyard

African Soul International: ASI will present and preserve the best of African culture through the dances, songs, rhythms, ​and stories of the African and African-American experience. Rain location: dining room

Sunday, August 22

10:45am - 11:45am 

Welcome Week: Church - Chapel

Chapel - in person

2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Bloom Where You're Planted! - Gazebo

Afternoon short tours of some of the Principia "farms". Plus, decorate your own planter and plant succulents for your dorm - connecting with Principia land.

4:30pm - 6:15pm 

Welcome Week: Games on the Green - Practice Rugby Field/Tent

Fun, team-building games with incoming new students and RA's on the practice Rugby field near Gazebo/Observatory Group Photo immediately following!

6:15pm - 7:15pm 

Welcome Week: BBQ at the Gazebo - Gazebo

Dinner on the grill immediately following Games on the Green. Head to Gazebo/Tents for dinner.

9:30pm - 10:30pm 

Welcome Week: House Meeting with Geoff and RA's - Anderson

Incoming students gather in Anderson livingroom for a House meeting with Geoff Hinchman and the RA's

Monday, August 23

10:00am - 11:00am 

Welcome Week: Math Assessment - Wanamaker

Academics - math assessment, details: bring charged laptop

11:15am - 12:00pm 

Welcome Week: FYE Fair - Right Field Dining Room

FYE Fair for all new students

11:15am - 11:45am 

Welcome Week: Transfer Students to Library - Library

Transfer students exempt from FYE should report to the library for a special meeting

8:30pm - 11:00pm 

Welcome Week: Snack & Swag Bar and Water Balloons - Sylvester Front Lawn (Lilac Lane)

Swag & Snack Bar PLUS an epic water balloon challenge with the RA's

Tuesday, August 24

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Drop/add period ends - Online

Drop/add period ends

1:00am - 5:00am 

Type B unique independent course contract for winter interterm and Spring 2022 due. - Registrar's Office

Type B unique independent course contract for winter interterm and Spring 2022 due to the Registrar's Office.

10:00am - 12:30pm 

Welcome Week: Jumpstart Academics 1 - Holt Gallery

Jumpstart Your Academics -- The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) will share academic skills and resources designed to set you up for academic success at Principia College. Please bring a charged phone and laptop or tablet.

1:00pm - 1:45pm 

Welcome Week: Connect With Your Student Life Dept - Wanamaker

Get to know Student Life

1:45pm - 2:45pm 

Welcome Week: Cox Cottage/Spiritual Life Center - Cox Cottage

Tour of Cox Cottage and Spiritual Life center (Lilac Lane)

1:45pm - 2:45pm 

Welcome Week: Gender Inclusivity - Wanamaker

Details TBD

3:00pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Cox Cottage/Spiritual Life Center - Cox Cottage

Tour of Cox Cottage, meet the Christian Science nursing team and learn how it supports the campus.

3:00pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Gender Inclusivity - Wanamaker

In an effort to further Principia's commitment to an inclusive campus and create a shared language and understanding around issues of gender expression and identity, come participate in an engaging workshop with WashU Professor of Social Work, Lorien Carter.

7:45pm - 9:45pm 

Welcome Week: Athletics Wellness Event @ Hay - Hay Field House

All about Athletic Wellness at Hay Field House. Meet coaches, tour athletic facilities, fun events!

Wednesday, August 25

10:00am - 12:30pm 

Welcome Week: Jumpstart Academics 2 - Holt Gallery

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) will share academic skills and resources designed to set you up for academic success at Principia College. Please bring a charged phone and laptop or tablet.

1:30pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Connect the Dots - School of Government

Interactive event to get to know key buildings and student departments on campus! Student Employment, Career Guidance/Internships, etc. Connect the Dots and win prizes!

4:00pm - 4:30pm 

Welcome Week: Snacks on Waterfall Patio - Waterfall Patio

For Incoming New Students: following Connect the Dots event at Wanamaker: Snacks on the Waterfall Patio

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Welcome Week: Chapel - Chapel

Wednesday evening testimony meeting with CSO held in Chapel.

8:45pm - 10:00pm 

Welcome Week: Flavors of St Louis Event - Pub Patio

Post-church event with flavors of St Louis! Fitz's Rootbeer floats and more

Thursday, August 26

10:00am - 12:30pm 

Welcome Week: Baseline Writing - School of Gov 2nd floor

Baseline Writing: Drawing from ideas covered in the readings and activities during Jumpstart Your Academics, students will write a "baseline" essay as part one of their all-college Writing Program proficiency requirement. Please bring charged laptop/ tablet

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Co-creating an Inclusive Culture on our Campus - Black Box

Co-creating an inclusive culture on our campus Description: Intercultural awareness is an integral part of communication. As such, how we communicate and interact with others is directly related to our level of cultural self-awareness. During this session, we will be exploring tools that can help us become more mindful of our individual cultural self-awareness, and then discussing the ways in which we can effectively work and communicate in a diverse community.

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Welcome Week: House Crawl - Houses

House Crawl! Visit all residential houses on campus for snacks/treats and Meet & Greet with RC's and RA's. (bring swimsuit) Start at Anderson, Howard, Lowrey, Buck/Brooks, Joe McNabb, Ferg. End at Crafton for a late movie/snacks.

10:45pm - 12:30am 

Welcome Week: Late Night Movie in the Pool - Crafton Pool

Immediately following House Crawl - meet at Crafton for Movie-in-the-Pool night!

Friday, August 27

9:00am - 10:00am 

Welcome Week: New Students Move to Permanent Houses - Houses

All new incoming students move to their permanent housing

10:00am - 12:00pm 

Welcome Week: D&D Connecting with Your Values - Wanamaker

Freshmen Decisions and Dilemmas with Dean of Students

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Move from Break Housing to Regular Housing - Student Houses

All students in Summer break housing and athletes at sports camps move back to their houses.

1:00pm - 11:00pm 

Students may return to campus (no early returns) - Student Houses - Student Houses

Students begin return to campus

1:00pm - 2:30pm 

Welcome Week: Surveys and Skits - Wanamaker

Surveys and skits in Wanamaker Roz Hibbs - Surveys Charged laptops needed for surveys

2:45pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome Week: Ask A Student Panel - Wanamaker

Live student panel available to answer any question from incoming students: dorm life, sports, relationships, campus culture - students only.

7:00pm - 12:30am 

Riverboat Cruise Dance Party - Riverboat Arch/Mississippi River

Riverboat dance party for all incoming students

Saturday, August 28

8:45am - 11:45am 

CANCELED - Community Service - Gazebo

Canceled due to extreme weather (heat) All new incoming students meet at Gazebo (wear 'yardwork' clothes) Breakfast snacks/juice provided Community service work in Grafton Lunch at The Loading Dock

12:15pm - 2:00pm 

Welcome Week: Lunch at The Loading Dock - Grafton: The Loading Dock

Incoming New Students: Immediately following community service in Grafton - meet under the white tent at The Loading Dock for Burger Buffet with Principia Advancement team.

2:00pm - 5:30pm 

Welcome Week: Shopping Runs - Student Houses

Shopping runs to Target, Walmart with RA's

Sunday, August 29

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

Monday, August 30

 

First Day of Classes - online

First Day of Classes

6:00pm - 9:30pm 

Auditions for Fall Theatre Productions - Black Box

The 2 fall shows will hold auditions for actors, singers, and dancers of all levels. Get creative this fall and make some art! Info and sign up in Merrick-Davis lobby. Any questions, email chrissy.steele@principia.edu

Tuesday, August 31

6:30pm - 7:30pm 

Community Dinner: Junior Class - Holt Gallery

Community dinner for all Juniors - buffet dinner in Holt Gallery Presented by Student Life/DOS, guest speaker Nicole Gervais

Wednesday, September 1

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christina Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, September 2

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

6:30pm - 7:30pm 

Community Dinner: Senior Class - Holt Gallery

Community dinner with Senior Class. Buffet dinner in Holt Gallery. presented by Dean of Students, Guest Speaker: Prof Sarah Andrews

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

New Zealand Study Abroad - Info Meeting - Perry Lounge

Join Stephane Bauer and Kristin Halsey on Thursday, Sept. 2, at 7:00 pm to learn about the upcoming New Zealand Study Abroad program, scheduled for summer 2022.

Friday, September 3

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last Day to Change Registration without a late fee - Online

Last day to change registration without a late fee.

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action Week 1 - Perry Lounge

Letter to Your Future Self with Campus Metaheads Faith in Action - Week 1

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

1:30pm - 2:00pm 

Club Business Meeting TIME CHANGE!time change to 1:30 - Wanamaker

Student Gov to meet with ALL active club presidents and advisors - Mandatory attendance. Review club rules, guidelines, expectations, budget and event planning PRIOR to club fair.

4:30pm - 5:30pm 

Winter/Spring Code of Conduct meeting - Wanamaker

Code of Conduct meeting for winter and spring sports (baseball, tennis, basketball, and swimming)

6:00pm - 7:30pm 

Club Fair - Pub Patio

Come check out all of the active clubs at Principia! Talk to club members, see what it is all about. Rain location: Concourse

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Men's and Women's Cross Country Home Opener - Cross Country Course

The Cross Country team will be competing against Webster University for their first home meet. Women will run at 6pm and men will run at 6:30 out at the Cross Country Course in front of the gate house.

8:30pm - 11:00pm 

Dawson Hollow LIVE - Chapel Green

Welcome Back! Kick off semester event featuring a concert with campus fave DAWSON HOLLOW! Grilling & Snacks too

Saturday, September 4

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Rugby vs. St. Louis Royal Ramblers - Clark Field

Rugby will be opening their fall season at 1pm at Clark Field against the St. Louis Royal Ramblers.

9:30pm - 12:00am 

Welcome Back at Brooks! - Brooks backyard

DJ Jax and dancing Fire pits Snacks at Brooks backyard after the rain!

Sunday, September 5

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, September 6

6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Community Dinner: Sophomore Class - Holt Gallery

Community dinner for all Sophomores, meet in Holt Gallery for buffet dinner. Presented by Student Life/DOS, guest speaker Coach Ward Patterson

Tuesday, September 7

5:00pm - 6:30pm 

Opening reception for the exhibition,"Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar" - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Public reception for the opening of the exhibition, Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar."Featuring artwork of artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of ambiguity, distortion, and dislocation in visual and verbal language.

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

Slovenia, Croatia, & Bosnia - Info Meeting - Perry Lounge

Please join Ellen Sprague for an informational meeting about the Summer Break 2022 study abroad program to Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina.

8:00pm - 9:30pm 

Public Artists' Talk: Artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar - Wanamaker

Artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar discuss their artwork featured in the current exhibition, "Air to Air," at the James K. Schmidt Gallery.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

You're Hired! Fast Track Program for Internships, Jobs, and more... - Zoom Online https://principia-edu.zoom.us/j/86558632087

Whether you are looking for an internship, job, or planning to attend graduate school, or you're not sure where to start, this essential program will help you get all pieces in place and feel confident in your plans. Did you know most employers and sites like LinkedIN use artificial intelligence to read your resume? I can teach you how to get noticed. It's normal to feel unsure, scared, and overwhelmed by this process. I will work with you to build confidence. When you graduate do you want better opportunities and higher salaries? Take this course. What will we cover? Session 1: 9/7 Why do you need a resume? How do you design your life? Find out how to create a resume that stands out and works. Session 2: Tuesday 9/14 - Your network is your networth (how to optimize your LinkedIN profile, Handshake profile, and make connections). I am encouraging live participation, but am happy for you to attend any way possible. Open to all students! Join us here. Questions? Contact carrie.silverstock@principia.edu

Wednesday, September 8

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christina Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

12:00pm - 12:45pm 

Writing Essays for Grad School and Study Abroad Applications - Zoom Online

All are welcome to this short information session. Find out the top tips for writing application essays whether you are applying to graduate school or one of Principia's study abroad. Contact carrie.silverstock@principia.edu with any questions. Use this zoom link to join.

Thursday, September 9

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

11:30am - 12:30pm 

United Kingdom Study Abroad - Info Meeting #1 - Perry Lounge

Join Chrissy Steele, Leah McFall, and Dr. Heidi Snow to learn more about the United Kingdom Study Abroad, scheduled for fall semester 2022.

6:30pm - 7:30pm 

Community Dinner: Freshman Class - Holt Gallery

Community dinner for all Freshmen, meet in Holt Gallery for buffet dinner. Presented by Student Life/DOS, guest speaker Professor Julien Ekiaka

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

United Kingdom Study Abroad - Info Meeting #2 - Perry Lounge

Join Chrissy Steele and Leah McFall to learn more about the United Kingdom Study Abroad, scheduled for fall semester 2022.

9:00pm - 9:30pm 

One More Monday - Black Box

Come see 12 original plays performed in 30 mins by One More Monday. The plays are written and performed by the One More Monday Ensemble. With a wide range of themes, you'll be sure to leave confused...and possibly inspired.

Friday, September 10

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last Day to declare a major/minor for January 2022 graduation - Online

Last Day to declare a major/minor for January 2022 graduation

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last Day to submit late applications for January 2022 graduation - Online

Last Day to submit late applications for January 2022 graduation.

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Type A catalog independent course contract for Fall 2021 due - Online

Type A catalog independent course contract for Fall 2021 due to the REgistrar's Office.

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action: Week 2 - Cox Auditorium

This week's Faith in Action will be Fall Convocation. Please come support

11:15am - 12:15pm 

Fall Convocation - Cox Auditorium

Convocation is an opportunity for the entire community to come together to formally celebrate the opening of the semester and honor recent achievements, meet leading administrators and hear remarks from College President, John Williams. Akin to the pomp and circumstance of Commencement, this celebratory occasion is also a wonderful welcome to our new students and the Class of 2025.

12:15pm - 2:00pm 

College Community Picnic Lunch - Chapel Green

Enjoy a complimentary picnic lunch on the Chapel Green immediately following Fall Convocation.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

Men's Soccer Vs. Wabash College - Soccer Field

Men's Soccer first game of the year is against Wabash College at 7:30pm!

10:00pm - 12:30am 

Free Bowling! - Bowl Haven Alton

Bowling at Bowl Haven in Alton Lanes open at 10pm Shuttles running from east and west quad campus beginning at 9:40 pm Shuttles returning to campus from Bowl Haven begin around midnight Snacks and drinks provided!

Saturday, September 11

6:00am - 7:30am 

Sep 11th Dawn Tribute Walk to Eliestoun - Flagpole, School of Government

20th anniversary of the attack on 9/11: In remembrance of this day and the lives lost, there will be a quiet walk up to Eliestoun. Please meet at the flagpole at 6am, there will be a moment of silence, and then begin the walk. By no means feel obligated but if you do choose to join, we would love to walk with you. Time: 5:55 AM (begin walk around 6:02) Where: meet at the flagpole in front of the school of government

10:00am - 11:00am 

Pop-Up! Remembering Sept 11th - Chapel Green

Commemorating the 20th anniversary of Sept 11. Join John Williams on steps of the Chapel for a sharing of thoughts, reflections of Sept 11th.

8:30pm - 12:00am 

Welcome Back Beach Bash! - Brooks backyard

Beach Bash at Brooks House backyard! Sand Volleyball Water Slide DJ Jax & Dancing - Great Snacks

Sunday, September 12

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, September 13

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork of artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of ambiguity, distortion, and dislocation in visual and verbal language.

Tuesday, September 14

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Men's Soccer Vs. Fontbonne University - Soccer Field

Men's Soccer play the Fontbonne Griffins at 6:00 PM out at the soccer field.

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Women's Soccer Vs. Fontbonne University - Soccer Field

Women's Soccer first home game is against the Fontbonne Griffins at 8:00pm at the soccer fields

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

You're Hired! Fast Track Program for Internships, Jobs, and more... - Zoom Online https://principia-edu.zoom.us/j/86558632087

Whether you are looking for an internship, job, or planning to attend graduate school, or you're not sure where to start, this essential program will help you get all pieces in place and feel confident in your plans. Did you know most employers and sites like LinkedIN use artificial intelligence to read your resume? I can teach you how to get noticed. It's normal to feel unsure, scared, and overwhelmed by this process. I will work with you to build confidence. When you graduate do you want better opportunities and higher salaries? Take this course. What will we cover? Session 1: 9/7 Why do you need a resume? How do you design your life? Find out how to create a resume that stands out and works. Session 2: Tuesday 9/14 - Your network is your networth (how to optimize your LinkedIN profile, Handshake profile, and make connections). I am encouraging live participation, but am happy for you to attend any way possible. Open to all students! Join us here. Questions? Contact carrie.silverstock@principia.edu

Wednesday, September 15

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

5:00pm - 7:00pm 

Volleyball vs. St. Charles Community College - Hay Field House

Volleyball's opening home game is against St. Charles Community College at 5pm in the Hay Field House Gym.

Thursday, September 16

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Men's Soccer vs. Fontbonne University - Soccer Field

Tuesday nights postponed game has been moved to Thursday 9/16 at 6pm at the Principia Soccer Field.

8:20pm - 10:30pm 

Women's Soccer vs. Fontbonne University - Soccer Field

Tuesday nights postponed game has been moved to Thursday 9/16 at 8:20pm at the Principia Soccer Field.

Friday, September 17

11:00am - 11:50am 

Week 3: Faith in Action - Perry Lounge

What is a Christian Science practitioner and how can they help me? Q&A with CS practitioners about how find a practitioner, ask for help, and have a healing Sponsored by CSO

12:00pm - 1:00pm 

The Business of the Arts - Black Box

Join Adam Davis as he shares his experience in the business of arts, and the unexpected skills that were required of him in his high-performance through the art.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

College Town Hall - Zoom

Updates from the President and Deans, Q&A session.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

Saturday, September 18

3:30pm - 6:30pm 

Women's Soccer Vs. Eureka College - Soccer Field

Women's Soccer is playing against the Eureka Devils at 3:30pm at the soccer field.

Sunday, September 19

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

CSO Membership & Election Meeting - Perry Lounge

CSO members are invited to a membership and election meeting. There are two roles on the CSO board that will be up for election: Outreach and Communications chairs.

Monday, September 20

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last day to receive transcripts from other institutions for September 2021 graduates - Online

Last day to receive transcripts from other institutions for students planning to graduate September 30, 2021.

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork of artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of ambiguity, distortion, and dislocation in visual and verbal language.

9:30am - 10:30am 

CS Lecture: How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love - Zoom

How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love with Janet Hegarty, CSB Lecture 1 for service workers Zoom link for webinar registration: principia-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_55yFZY3KSVu5NYqiw4x97Q

Tuesday, September 21

10:50am - 11:50am 

CS Lecture: How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love - livestream/zoom

How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love with Janet Hegarty, CSB Zoom link for webinar registration: principia-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_XqlUt--RQYufsAHfLHZ9Gg Lecture time for students

4:45pm - 6:30pm 

Women's Tennis vs. Lewis and Clark Community College - Hexberg Tennis Center

Women are playing Lewis and Clark Community College at 4:45pm in Hex!

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Men's Soccer Vs. Blackburn College - Soccer Field

Men's soccer will be playing Blackburn at the soccer fields at 6pm.

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

C S Lecture: How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love - Remote via Zoom Link

How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love with Janet Hegarty, CSB principia-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Nf9_-cOXSsCbGH_tAmNLmQ

8:30pm - 10:30pm 

Women's Soccer Vs. Blackburn College - Soccer Field

Women's Soccer will take on the Blackburn Beavers at 8:30pm tonight!

Wednesday, September 22

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

12:00pm - 12:45pm 

Preparing for Stand Out Interviews (Career Fair, Study Abroad, Internships, and Jobs) - Zoom Online https://principia-edu.zoom.us/j/84449741552

Whether you are applying to a study abroad, attending the career fair, or searching for an internship/job, we will cover everything you need to know. In this interactive session find out the top tips for standing out in your interviews. Contact carrie.silverstock@principia.edu with any questions.

5:00pm 

Study Abroad Applications Due - Application Online

Applications are due by 5:00 pm. for the Summer 2022 Slovenia, Croatia & Bosnia, the Summer 2022 New Zealand, and Fall 2022 United Kingdom study abroad programs. Access the online application hereStudy Abroad Application - Fall 2021

Thursday, September 23

10:50am - 11:50am 

CS Lecture: How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love - livestream/zoom

For fac staff How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love with Janet Hegarty, CSB Zoom link for registration: principia-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_eW6xeunjQ6SgBopbn2PQEA

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

RESPECT with Stephen Humphries - Wanamaker

The Wholeness Program welcomes Christian Science Monitor journalist, Stephen Humphries to kick off this year's Wholeness theme, "Respect for Self. Respect for Others." Stephen Humphries worked closely with the Monitor's Respect Project, examining how respect is operating in politics, race, gender, religion, and education. Mr. Humphries will offer insights on how the issue of respect impacts community-building and well-being.

Friday, September 24

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action: Rocks of Love - Perry Garden

Join the Principia Women's Basketball Team in Perry Lounge for inspirational sharing/spiritual messages and Rock Painting!

1:00pm - 2:10pm 

Music at Davis: Voice Master Class & Performance with Edgar Miguel Abréu - Davis Music Hall

Guest tenor and teacher Edgar Miguel Abréu returns to Principia College to give master classes to the voice students and perform for us as well. Come enjoy our Music at Davis!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

9:30pm - 12:30am 

Rackham Rave - Rackham Court Room

a glow-in-the-dark RAVE dance hosted by Rackham

Sunday, September 26

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, September 27

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork of artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of ambiguity, distortion, and dislocation in visual and verbal language.

9:00am - 6:00pm 

FREE Professional Headshots - Principia Campus - TBD

We are offering FREE professional headshots (great to use on your online profiles and for the SIUE career fair in October).Once you register, you will be sent more information. Location will be on Principia campus. Register here

Tuesday, September 28

9:00am - 6:00pm 

FREE Professional Headshots - Principia Campus - TBD

We are offering FREE professional headshots (great to use on your online profiles and for the SIUE career fair in October).Once you register, you will be sent more information. Location will be on Principia campus. Register here

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

WVB vs Westminster College Elsah, IL 6:00 PM - Hay Field House

Women's Volleyball will play against Westminster College in Hay Field Gym. See you at 6pm!

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Just Write, Write Now! (A WISE Workshop) - School of Government, Room 260

All students are welcome to come work on papers and writing assignments in a supportive setting. A CTL writing specialist, librarian and writing tutor will be available to help and answer questions.

8:00pm - 9:30pm 

Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later. - Zoom

Join a Webinar with Jason Lott from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a discussion about what all entrepreneurs, small businesses, and start-ups should know about trademarks. Click here to register Jason Lott is the Attorney Advisor for Trademarks Customer Outreach at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, where he specializes in helping small business owners understand trademarks and the federal trademark registration process through live presentations, creative videos, and other multimedia platforms. He has been with the USPTO since 2000, previously serving as an Examining Attorney, and is a recipient of multiple career service awards. Mr. Lott earned his J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University and his B.A., magna cum laude, from Kenyon College.

Wednesday, September 29

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

9:00pm - 10:00pm 

International Treat Pop Up - Concourse

Sponsored by IPC - Come to the Concourse for tasty international treats!! Learn more about the International Perspectives Conference 2021!

Thursday, September 30

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

11:15am - 11:45am 

Fall Rainwater Carillon Concert Series - Chapel

Internationally-renowned Principia carilloneur, Carlo van Ulft, performs five lunch-time carillon concerts this fall! Join us on the Chapel Green to enjoy his varied programs and bring your frisbee or your lunch--or listen via the YouTube livestream

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Principia College Music Department Concert and Lecture Series: Dr. Lindsay Garritson Piano Concert - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

The Principia College Music Department Concert and Lecture Series presents its 2021-2022 season, welcoming Dr. Lindsay Garritson program of piano masterworks by Bach, Chopin, Liszt, Piazzola, and others. Garritson is a Principia College alumna, a Van Cliburn Competition semi-finalist, and an internationally-renowned musician. Join us for this exciting concert on Thursday, September 30, at 7:30 pm, McVay Auditorium. Live to the public. Livestream link: principiacollege.edu/septemberconcert

Friday, October 1

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action Week 5: President John Williams - Remote via Zoom Link

Translating Thought into Action: If the Sixth Tenet was an educational theory, what would education look like?" A participatory opportunity with Pres John Williams. Click here to join.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Strategic Plan Community Town Hall/Open House - Zoom

Updates from the President and Deans, Q&A session. Click here to join.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

Saturday, October 2

 

Fall Break - Campus-Wide

Fall break, no classes.

1:00pm - 3:00pm 

Men's Soccer Vs. Spalding University - Soccer Field

Men's Soccer play the Spalding Eagles at 1pm out at the soccer field.

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Rugby vs. Maryville University - Clark Field

Rugby will be playing against Maryville University at 1pm at Clark Field.

3:15pm - 6:00pm 

Women's Soccer vs. Spalding University - Soccer Field

Come out and watch women's soccer compete at the soccer fields at 3:15pm!

Sunday, October 3

 

Fall Break - Campus-Wide

Fall break, no classes.

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

Monday, October 4

 

Fall Break - Campus-Wide

Fall break, no classes.

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Air to Air: Jane Barrow in Conversation with Cheryl Wassenaar - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork of artists Jane Barrow and Cheryl Wassenaar, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of ambiguity, distortion, and dislocation in visual and verbal language.

Tuesday, October 5

 

Fall Break - Campus-Wide

Fall break, no classes.

10:00am - 2:00pm 

Principia IT Virtual Career Fair hosted by SIU-Edwardsville - Online

This is one of 3 virtual career fairs all Principia students are invited to attend. This virtual event will feature employers in the IT field. If you are interested in attending, please fill out the form below and you will be sent directions on how to register. If you have questions or need resume help, email carrie.silverstock@principia.edu.

Wednesday, October 6

10:00am - 2:00pm 

Principia General Virtual Career Fair hosted by SIU-Edwardsville - Online

This is one of 3 virtual career fairs all Principia students are invited to attend. This virtual event will feature employers in the areas of business, arts, and science. If you are interested in attending, please fill out the form below and you will be sent directions on how to register. If you have questions or need resume help, email carrie.silverstock@principia.edu.

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, October 7

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

 

International Perspective Conference - Wanamaker

Speakers will cover the main issues of gender inequality and sexism with the sub theme of education

10:00am - 2:00pm 

Principia Engineering Virtual Career Fair hosted by SIU-Edwardsville - Online

This is one of 3 virtual career fairs all Principia students are invited to attend. This virtual event will feature employers in the areas engineering. If you are interested in attending, please fill out the form below and you will be sent directions on how to register. If you have questions or need resume help, email carrie.silverstock@principia.edu.

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

11:15am - 11:45am 

Fall Rainwater Carillon Concert Series - Chapel

Internationally-renowned Principia carilloneur, Carlo van Ulft, performs five lunch-time carillon concerts this fall! Join us on the Chapel Green to enjoy his varied programs and bring your frisbee or your lunch--or listen via the YouTube livestream

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

IPC 2021 Keynote: Libby Hoffman Women at the Center - Decolonizing Aid and Liberating the Whole - Wanamaker

International Perspectives Conference: Libby Hoffman is Keynote, Founder of NGO Catalyst for Peace. The title of her talk is " Women at the Center - Decolonizing Aid and Liberating the Whole" Watch here.

Friday, October 8

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

 

International Perspective Conference - Wanamaker

Speakers will cover the main issues of gender inequality and sexism with the sub theme of education

11:00am - 12:00pm 

Faith in Action: Invitation to Wholeness: Peacebuilding as Spiritual Path - Wanamaker

Faith in Action: Sponsored by IPC 2021 Libby Hoffman will be giving a talk on Invitation to Wholeness: Peacebuilding as Spiritual Path

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

4:45pm - 5:15pm 

Women's Border War College Cross Country Meet - Cross Country Course

Come out to the cross country course to support the men's and women's cross-team in this competition. There will be 12 school participating.

5:30pm - 6:00pm 

Men's Border War College Cross Country Meet - Cross Country Course

Come out to the cross country course to support the men's and women's cross-team in this competition. There will be 12 school participating.

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

IPC Closing Speaker 2021: Gender Inequality in Africa: The Unfolding Narrative - Wanamaker

Closing speaker for IPC 2021, Ibidolapo Akinyombo: Gender Inequality in Africa: The Unfolding Narrative. Watch here.

Saturday, October 9

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

7:30pm - 11:00pm 

Enchanted Forest Fall Ball - The Loading Dock

Fall Ball! On the Mississippi! DJ Aaron McCall is BACK!!!

Sunday, October 10

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Tuesday, October 12

6:00pm - 8:00pm 

Men's Soccer Vs. Westminster College - Soccer Field

Men's soccer will be competing against Westminster College at the soccer fields 6pm sharp.

7:00pm - 9:00pm 

Volleyball vs. Fontbonne University - Hay Field House

Volleyball will be playing against the Fontbonne Griffins at 7:00 PM in Hay Field House Gym.

8:15pm - 10:30pm 

Women's Soccer Vs. Westminster College - Soccer Field

Women's soccer will be competing against Westminster College at the soccer field around 8:15pm.

Wednesday, October 13

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

Drop-In Community Hip-Hop Class - McVay Dance Studio

Come dance with guest artist, Joel Aguilera! Joel is teaching multiple all-levels community hip-hop classes. Everyone is welcome! Sponsored by Principia Dance Program.

9:00pm - 10:00pm 

Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll Trivia Night - Jam Factory

Sponsored by the Wholeness Program

Thursday, October 14

 

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend - Whole Campus

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend www.principiaalumni.org/homecoming for the full weekend schedule

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

11:15am - 11:45am 

Fall Rainwater Carillon Concert Series - Chapel

Internationally-renowned Principia carilloneur, Carlo van Ulft, performs five lunch-time carillon concerts this fall! Join us on the Chapel Green to enjoy his varied programs and bring your frisbee or your lunch--or listen via the YouTube livestream

7:00pm - 8:30pm 

50th Reunion Ribbon Cutting at The Commons - The area just inside the patio

Dedication of the area in SoG just outside the elevator on 2nd floor

Friday, October 15

 

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend - Whole Campus

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend www.principiaalumni.org/homecoming for the full weekend schedule

9:00am - 10:00am 

Drop-in Power Yoga - McVay Dance Studio

Power Yoga class led by Erin Lane. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge.

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action Week 7: Hymn Sing in the Chapel - Chapel

Hymn Sing in the Chapel for Homecoming/Parents' Weekend - Hosted by the Dean of Academics

1:00pm - 2:30pm 

School of Government Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting - School of Government

Join us for the grand opening of the School of Government! The ribbon cutting will begin at 1:00 p.m. followed by self-guided tours through the building and ending with a free pub shake!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

8:15pm - 9:30pm 

Homecoming Pep Rally

Old-School Pep Rally to HYPE our Panthers!

10:00pm - 11:00pm 

Midnight Madness - Hay Field House

Meet the Men's and Women's Basketball teams! Scrimmages, Dunk and 3pt contests in Hay Field house

Saturday, October 16

 

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend - Whole Campus

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend www.principiaalumni.org/homecoming for the full weekend schedule

10:00am - 11:00pm 

Alumni Cowbell Classic 5k - Cross Country Course

Come out to the cross country course to participate in the Alumni Cowbell Classic 5k. It will start at 10am sharp for both Men's and Women's. At 9:45am though there will be a 400m Panther Cub Dash for kids 10 and under!

10:00am - 11:00am 

Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet - Crafton Center

Swimming and Diving is hosting an alumni meet at 10 am at the Crafton Pool.

11:00am - 12:00pm 

Drop-In Community Hip-Hop Class - McVay Dance Studio

Come dance with guest artist, Joel Aguilera! Joel is teaching multiple all-levels community hip-hop classes. Everyone is welcome! Sponsored by Principia Dance Program.

1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Rugby vs. Washington University St. Louis - Hay Field House

Rugby are taking on the Washington University Bears at 1pm on Clark Field.

4:00pm - 5:30pm 

Homecoming/Parents' Weekend: Reception at Hutchinson House - Hutchinson House Backyard

Reception at Hutchinson House for Homecoming and Parents' Weekend, hosted by President and First Lady Williams and Cabinet members

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Uncharted with Emily Ellet - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Award-winning cabaret singer and 2008 Alum Emily Ellet performs her critically acclaimed NYC show exploring life outside your comfort zone.

Sunday, October 17

 

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend - Whole Campus

Homecoming & Parents' Weekend www.principiaalumni.org/homecoming for the full weekend schedule

9:00am - 10:00am 

Men's and Women's Soccer Co-ed Alumni Game - Practice Soccer Field

Men's and Women's Soccer alumni game is at 9am at the practice fields near Hexhurg Tennis Center.

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Volleyball Alumni Match - Hay Field House

Volleyball alumni match is at 1pm in Hay Field House Gym.

3:00pm - 4:00pm 

Men's & Women's Alumni Tennis Matches - Hexberg Tennis Center

Men's and women's alumni tennis match located in Hexburg Tennis Center at 3pm.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, October 18

2:30pm - 3:30pm 

Drop-in Gentle Yoga - Hay Field House

Gentle Yoga class led by Dinah Ryan. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge. Location: Hay Field House dance studio

4:30pm - 6:30pm 

Volleyball vs. Greenville University - Hay Field House

Volleyball will be playing against the Greenville Panthers at 4:30 PM in Hay Field House Gym.

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

C S Lecture: How to make change for the better: Build on a foundation of Love - Zoom Webinar Link

principia-edu.zoom.us/j/85282063709

Tuesday, October 19

5:00pm - 6:30pm 

Opening Reception for the Exhibition, "Spinning Straw into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld" - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork by artist Linda Vredeveld, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of personal and communal transformation.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

Public Artist's Talk: The Art of Linda Vredeveld - Wanamaker

Artist Linda Vredeveld discusses her art and career as a visual artist. This talk is in conjunction with the exhibition,"Spinning Straw Into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld," at the James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center.

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

WISE writing workspace - Marshall Brooks Library Classroom, 3rd floor

All students are invited to come for writing help, library resources, a social yet productive workspace, and cookies! A CTL writing specialist, librarian and writing tutor will be available to answer questions.

Wednesday, October 20

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Drop-In Vinyasa Yoga - Hay Field House

Vinyasa yoga class led by Ann Pierson. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge. In Hay Field House dance studio.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

Drop-In Community Hip-Hop Class - McVay Dance Studio

Come dance with guest artist, Joel Aguilera! Joel is teaching multiple all-levels community hip-hop classes. Everyone is welcome! Sponsored by Principia Dance Program.

9:00pm - 9:45pm 

Drop-in Yoga Nidra - McVay Dance Studio

Nidra Yoga class--a calming practice before going to sleep for the night--led by Erin Lane. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge. Location: McVay Dance Studio.

Thursday, October 21

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - AIRNESS - Black Box

A small pack of charismatic nerds bounce from one air guitar competition to the next across America. They come for each other. They come for the glory of rock. They come in the hope that one day they will achieve... airness. A play by Chelsea Marcantel, directed by Jordan Coughtry.

Friday, October 22

1:00am 

Internship contracts for Winter Break and Spring 2022 due - Internship Office

Internship contracts for Winter Break and Spring 2022 due to the Internship Office.

11:00am - 11:50am 

FIA Week 8: Overcoming Goliath - Perry Lounge

Please join the campus Metaheads for a "five smooth stones" activity concluded by an appearance from the Veggie Tales! You won't want to miss it.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Drop-In Community Hip-Hop Class - McVay Dance Studio

Come dance with guest artist, Joel Aguilera! Joel is teaching multiple all-levels community hip-hop classes. Everyone is welcome! Sponsored by Principia Dance Program.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

2:30pm - 3:30pm 

Drop-in Gentle Yoga - Hay Field House

Gentle Yoga class led by Dinah Ryan. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge. Location: Hay Field House dance studio

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - AIRNESS - Black Box

A small pack of charismatic nerds bounce from one air guitar competition to the next across America. They come for each other. They come for the glory of rock. They come in the hope that one day they will achieve... airness. A play by Chelsea Marcantel, directed by Jordan Coughtry.

8:00pm - 12:00am 

Salsa Fiesta! - TBD maybe Cox Aud Patio or behind Library

Celebrating the conclusion of the Hispanic-Latinx Heritage Month with Salsa performance and dance lessons with Almas Del Ritmo latin dance academy, then DJ/dancing with AMAZING catered Colombian and Hispanic foods. PLUS! A pinata and prizes for best dancing.

Saturday, October 23

10:00am - 12:00pm 

Laura's Celebration of Life - Hutch (rain location Holt)

Open house with a bit of sharing of stories and met with food.

11:00am - 12:00pm 

Drop-in Gentle Yoga - Hay Field House

Gentle Yoga class led by Dinah Ryan. Open to everyone in the community. Mats and blocks provided. Free of charge. Location: Hay Field House dance studio

1:00pm - 3:00pm 

Men's Soccer vs. Greenville University - Soccer Field

Men's Soccer play the Greenville Panthers at 1pm out at the soccer field.

2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Fall Play - AIRNESS - Black Box

A small pack of charismatic nerds bounce from one air guitar competition to the next across America. They come for each other. They come for the glory of rock. They come in the hope that one day they will achieve... airness. A play by Chelsea Marcantel, directed by Jordan Coughtry.

3:15pm - 6:00pm 

Women's Soccer vs. Greenville University - Soccer Field

Women's soccer will compete against the Greenville Panthers at the soccer field at 3:15pm!

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - AIRNESS - Black Box

A small pack of charismatic nerds bounce from one air guitar competition to the next across America. They come for each other. They come for the glory of rock. They come in the hope that one day they will achieve... airness. A play by Chelsea Marcantel, directed by Jordan Coughtry.

Sunday, October 24

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, October 25

 

Fall 2021 Board of Trustee Meeting - College Guest House Conference Room

Board of Trustees' fall meeting

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Spinning Straw into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork by artist Linda Vredeveld, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of personal and communal transformation.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

Drop-In Community Hip-Hop Class - McVay Dance Studio

Come dance with guest artist, Joel Aguilera! Joel is teaching multiple all-levels community hip-hop classes. Everyone is welcome! Sponsored by Principia Dance Program.

Tuesday, October 26

 

Fall 2021 Board of Trustee Meeting - College Guest House Conference Room

Board of Trustees' fall meeting

4:30pm - 6:00pm 

Halloween Flashmob Rehearsal - McVay Dance Studio

Join the Dance Program in rehearsing for a surprise, Halloween Flashmob at Alton's 105th Halloween Parade on Sat. 10/30 in collaboration with local studio, Jennifer Bishop School of Dance. Theme: Space Jam! Style: Hip-Hop Choreographed by Guest Artist: Joel Aguilera! Details: choose 2 of the weekday rehearsals to learn the dance; Saturday rehearsal and show are mandatory Email Erin.lane@principia.edu with questions and inquiries. All are welcome!

Wednesday, October 27

 

Fall 2021 Board of Trustee Meeting - College Guest House Conference Room

Board of Trustees' fall meeting

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

8:00pm - 9:30pm 

Halloween Flashmob Rehearsal - McVay Dance Studio

Join the Dance Program in rehearsing for a surprise, Halloween Flashmob at Alton's 105th Halloween Parade on Sat. 10/30 in collaboration with local studio, Jennifer Bishop School of Dance. Theme: Space Jam! Style: Hip-Hop Choreographed by Guest Artist: Joel Aguilera! Details: choose 2 of the weekday rehearsals to learn the dance; Saturday rehearsal and show are mandatory Email Erin.lane@principia.edu with questions and inquiries. All are welcome!

Thursday, October 28

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

11:15am - 11:45am 

Fall Rainwater Carillon Concert Series - Chapel

Internationally-renowned Principia carilloneur, Carlo van Ulft, performs five lunch-time carillon concerts this fall! Join us on the Chapel Green to enjoy his varied programs and bring your frisbee or your lunch--or listen via the YouTube livestream

4:30pm - 5:30pm 

Professional Development Session with Dr. Stollman - Holt Gallery

Jen Stollman will be facilitating a workshop for faculty.

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Phi Alpha Eta Raft Debate - Wanamaker

A not-to-be-missed comedic and profound survival scenario as debated by professors vying for spots on a raft. Hosted by Phi Alpha Eta

8:00pm - 9:30pm 

Halloween Flashmob Rehearsal - McVay Dance Studio

Join the Dance Program in rehearsing for a surprise, Halloween Flashmob at Alton's 105th Halloween Parade on Sat. 10/30 in collaboration with local studio, Jennifer Bishop School of Dance. Theme: Space Jam! Style: Hip-Hop Choreographed by Guest Artist: Joel Aguilera! Details: choose 2 of the weekday rehearsals to learn the dance; Saturday rehearsal and show are mandatory Email Erin.lane@principia.edu with questions and inquiries. All are welcome!

8:30pm - 9:30pm 

Alumni Performance: Constellations - Black Box

Preview of the the play Constellations by Nick Payne is performed by alumni Ian Carlson and Elle Miller. A quantum physicist and a beekeeper meet at a barbecue. They hit it off, or perhaps they don't. They go home together, or maybe they go their separate ways. In the multiverse, with every possible future ahead of them, a love of honey could make all the difference. One relationship. Infinite possibilities.

Friday, October 29

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

12:00pm - 1:00pm 

Professional Development Session with Dr. Stollman - Holt Gallery

Jen Stollman will be facilitating a workshop for faculty.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performances by students and faculty

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

4:30pm - 6:00pm 

Halloween Flashmob Rehearsal - McVay Dance Studio

Join the Dance Program in rehearsing for a surprise, Halloween Flashmob at Alton's 105th Halloween Parade on Sat. 10/30 in collaboration with local studio, Jennifer Bishop School of Dance. Theme: Space Jam! Style: Hip-Hop Choreographed by Guest Artist: Joel Aguilera! Details: choose 2 of the weekday rehearsals to learn the dance; Saturday rehearsal and show are mandatory Email Erin.lane@principia.edu with questions and inquiries. All are welcome!

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

Alumni Performance: Constellations - Black Box

Constellations by Nick Payne is performed by alumni Ian Carlson and Elle Miller. A quantum physicist and a beekeeper meet at a barbecue. They hit it off, or perhaps they don't. They go home together, or maybe they go their separate ways. In the multiverse, with every possible future ahead of them, a love of honey could make all the difference. One relationship. Infinite possibilities.

7:30pm - 11:00pm 

Wicked West - West Quad

Haunted Hall hosted in Anderson, Transylvania Treats hosted by Howard, with guest appearances from the men of Lowrey.

9:00pm - 11:30pm 

Transylvania Treats Dance - Howard Patio

A new Transylvania Treats! A dance at Howard

Saturday, October 30

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

1:00pm - 3:00pm 

Men's Soccer vs. Webster University - Soccer Field

Men's Soccer play the Webster Gorloks at 1pm out at the soccer field.

2:30pm - 4:00pm 

Alumni Performance: Constellations - Black Box

The play Constellations by Nick Payne is performed by alumni Ian Carlson and Elle Miller. A quantum physicist and a beekeeper meet at a barbecue. They hit it off, or perhaps they don't. They go home together, or maybe they go their separate ways. In the multiverse, with every possible future ahead of them, a love of honey could make all the difference. One relationship. Infinite possibilities.

3:15pm - 6:00pm 

Women's Soccer vs. Webster University - Soccer Field

Women's soccer will compete against the Webster Gorlocks at the soccer field at 3:15pm!

9:00pm - 12:00am 

Buck Field of Screams - Track Shed/Gazebo

Annual Buck Bonfire PLUS Haunted Hayrides, Pumpkin Carving, many other thrilling halloween frights from Eliestoun to the Track Shed!

Sunday, October 31

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, November 1

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Spinning Straw into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork by artist Linda Vredeveld, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of personal and communal transformation.

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Tuesday, November 2

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Wednesday, November 3

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Thursday, November 4

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Friday, November 5

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

College Town Hall - Zoom

Updates from the President and Deans, Q&A session.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Saturday, November 6

8:30pm - 1:00am 

Game of Homes - Crafton Center

Annual House competition for points, funds and the trophy!

9:00pm - 10:30pm 

Spirit Week - Concourse

Concourse Decorating week leading up to Game of Homes! Student Gov will assign House spaces for Concourse decorating and treat nights. Judges tbd. (Starting Monday Nov 1)

Sunday, November 7

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, November 8

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Spinning Straw into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork by artist Linda Vredeveld, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of personal and communal transformation.

5:00pm 

House Transfer Requests Due - School of Government

Permanent and temporary transfer requests for next spring semester must be submitted to the Student Life Residence Director, Mark Hagenlocher, in SG 119 by 5pm. No late requests will be accepted.

Wednesday, November 10

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, November 11

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - Cinderella Waltz - Duvall Theatre in McVay

This comedy by Don Nigro is a twisted and hilarious retelling of the world's most popular fairy tale ... definitely not the children's story you remember!

Friday, November 12

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Deadline for Spring 2022 extended study petitions - Registrar's Office

Deadline for Spring 2022 extended study petitions

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last day to petition to reschedule a final exam - Registrar's Office

Last day to petition to reschedule a final exam

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Last day to withdraw-Fall 2021 credit class - Online

Last day to withdraw from a Fall 2021 credit class.

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action Week 11: Lowrey Hymn Sing - Lowrey House

Join the men of West in a traditional house Hymn Sing!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - Cinderella Waltz - Duvall Theatre in McVay

This comedy by Don Nigro is a twisted and hilarious retelling of the world's most popular fairy tale ... definitely not the children's story you remember!

9:30pm - 1:00am 

Fergcon - Ferg Outside & Ferg Rec

Indoor and Outdoor esports extravaganza!

Saturday, November 13

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Fall Play - Cinderella Waltz - Duvall Theatre in McVay

This comedy by Don Nigro is a twisted and hilarious retelling of the world's most popular fairy tale ... definitely not the children's story you remember!

7:30pm - 9:30pm 

Fall Play - Cinderella Waltz - Duvall Theatre in McVay

This comedy by Don Nigro is a twisted and hilarious retelling of the world's most popular fairy tale ... definitely not the children's story you remember!

Sunday, November 14

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, November 15

9:00am - 5:00pm 

Spinning Straw into Gold: New Work by Linda Vredeveld - James K. Schmidt Gallery, Voney Art Center

Featuring artwork by artist Linda Vredeveld, this exhibition at the James K. Schmidt Gallery explores issues of personal and communal transformation.

Wednesday, November 17

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, November 18

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

7:00pm - 9:00pm 

Innovation Idea Bounce - Wanamaker

Come see Principia College's Innovators pitch their ideas of how they would create change in a crowdsourcing style contest. You can also, contribute to their ideas to help them brainstorm how to improve them. Your vote helps decide the winners and your input helps improve the ideas.

Friday, November 19

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

College Orchestra and Choir in Concert! - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Performance by the college orchestra and choir.

Sunday, November 21

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Wednesday, November 24

 

Thanksgiving Break - Campus-Wide

Thanksgiving break, no classes.

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, November 25

 

Thanksgiving Break - Campus-Wide

Thanksgiving break, no classes.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

Friday, November 26

 

Thanksgiving Break - Campus-Wide

Thanksgiving break, no classes.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

Saturday, November 27

 

Thanksgiving Break - Campus-Wide

Thanksgiving break, no classes.

Sunday, November 28

 

Thanksgiving Break - Campus-Wide

Thanksgiving break, no classes.

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

Monday, November 29

6:00pm - 6:30pm 

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration - West Quad Howard Lawn

Kick off the Holiday Season at the second annual Tree Lighting Celebration on the lawn between Howard House and Anderson House. Countdown begins at 6:00pm and Christmas Carols and Hot Chocolate to follow. Students, Faculty, Staff, Facilities, Families, and Residents of the Village of Elsah are all warmly invited to attend. The more the merrier! We hope you will join the Principia Community for this joyful Holiday Celebration.

Tuesday, November 30

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

Berlin Study Abroad - Info Meeting - Perry Lounge

Join Dr. Peter van Lidth de Jeude and Will Buchanan to learn more about the Berlin Study Abroad program, scheduled for Winter Break 2022-2023. The theme of this program is "The Legality of Totalitarianism" with a focus on history, jurisprudence, and country studies. Find out more about this incredible opportunity!

Wednesday, December 1

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, December 2

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

5:00pm 

Break House Applications Due - School of Government

Applications for Winter Break Housing must be submitted on-line by 5pm or students will be charged a $25 late fee.

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

Music in Europe Study Abroad - Info Meeting - Perry Lounge - Perry Lounge

Join Rose Whitmore and Joe Van Riper on Thursday, December 2, at 7:00 pm to learn about the upcoming Music in Europe Study Abroad program, scheduled for winter break 2022-23.

Friday, December 3

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Christmas at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Christmas themed performance by students and faculty.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

9:00pm - 12:00am 

Anderson Christmas: Deck the Hall - Anderson Living Rm & Rec

Christmas Karaoke in Rec Room Christmas decorating - possibly cookies Christmas pics

Saturday, December 4

9:00pm - 12:00am 

Howard Formal - TBD

Howard Formal - hosted by women of Howard

Sunday, December 5

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Wednesday, December 8

11:00am - 11:50am 

CSO Testimony Meeting - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for an inspiring Testimony meeting, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and testimonies.

Thursday, December 9

10:50am - 11:10am 

CSO Article Hour/Sermon on the Mount - Perry Lounge

All are welcome to join CSO for Quiet Time on Thursdays. We will read and discuss a metaphysical article or the Sermon on the Mount each week. Those who attend may pose questions or ideas for the group to discuss or pray about.

10:50am - 11:10am 

French Bible Lesson reading - France Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible lesson in French

10:50am - 11:10am 

Spanish Bible Lesson reading - Spain Room, School of Nations

Reading the weekly Bible Lesson in Spanish

7:30pm - 10:00pm 

Dance Production Auditions and Callbacks - McVay Dance Studio

All-Campus Dance Production Auditions--all are welcome.

Friday, December 10

 

Last Day of Classes - College Campus

Last day of classes, Fall Semester 2021.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

College Town Hall - Zoom

Updates from the President and Deans, Q&A session.

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Turning Point Meeting - Perry Lounge

Weekly discussions about relevant political topics decided by the Turning Point Board.

7:30pm - 10:00pm 

Dance Production Auditions and Callbacks - McVay Dance Studio

All-Campus Dance Production Auditions--all are welcome.

Saturday, December 11

12:00am - 11:55am 

NO CAMPUS ACTIVITIES TO BE PLANNED - all campus

If you need to plan an activity during weekend before finals, please contact Heather Holmes, Campus Events Manager (Ext. 5159) for approval.

Sunday, December 12

 

NO CAMPUS ACTIVITIES TO BE PLANNED - all campus

If you need to plan an activity during weekend before finals, please contact Heather Holmes, Campus Events Manager (Ext. 5159) for approval.

10:30am - 11:30am 

Sunday School - Dining Room

We talk about how to apply Jesus' teachings to bring healing to everyday life - health, classes, relationships, career, joy, even world issues - to bring healing. For folks under age 20. We meet in person, or you can join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/792030419

10:45am - 11:45am 

CSO Sunday Service - Chapel

All are warmly invited to join our Christian Science Organization for a Christian Science Sunday church service, including readings from the Bible and Science and Health, hymns, and prayer.

5:00pm - 5:45pm 

CSO Hymn Sing - Chapel

All are invited to join CSO for a brief Sunday evening Hymn Sing in the Chapel or Chapel green, weather dependent.

Monday, December 13

 

Final Exams - College Campus

Final Exams

Tuesday, December 14

 

Final Exams - College Campus

Final Exams

Wednesday, December 15

 

Final Exams - College Campus

Final Exams

1:00am - 5:00pm 

Graduation Applications for January 2023 Due - Registrar's Office

Graduation applications for students planning to graduate January 2023 are due today.

Thursday, February 10

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Friday, February 11

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performance by students and faculty.

Saturday, February 12

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

9:00pm - 1:00am 

WestFast Valentine's Event - Lowrey House

Join men of Lowrey for a Night of WestFast! Dinner, Club West, Dancing all at Lowrey

Sunday, February 13

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Monday, February 14

7:00pm - 8:00pm 

Masterclass - Music - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Masterclass given by tenor Edgar Abreu

Friday, February 18

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performance featuring tenor, Edgar Abreu.

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Vocal Concert - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Vocal concert featuring tenor, Edgar Abreu.

Thursday, February 24

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

Monitor Night Live! - Leonard

hold date for our annual Monitor Night Live! panel discussion!

Friday, February 25

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Principia Dance and Organ Premiere - Cox Auditorium

Principia College Dance and Organ Departments present the Principia premiere of Dr. Pamela Decker's 2018 "Seven Last Words and Triumph of Christ," featuring Dr. Douglas Cleveland, guest organist, and students and alumni from Principia's Dance Department. The evening also includes a program of varied organ masterworks on the Cox Auditorium Casavant organ.

Thursday, March 3

7:30pm - 10:00pm 

Spring Theatre Production - Black Box

The Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Spring Production.

Friday, March 4

7:30pm - 10:00pm 

Spring Theatre Production - Black Box

The Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Spring Production.

Saturday, March 5

2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Spring Theatre Production - Black Box

The Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Spring Production.

7:30pm - 10:00pm 

Spring Theatre Production - Black Box

The Department of Theatre and Dance presents its Spring Production.

Thursday, March 24

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Friday, March 25

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performance by students and faculty.

Saturday, March 26

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

8:30pm - 11:30pm 

Syl-Scapes - Holt Gallery

Campus Favorite!! Painting and Amazing snacks

Sunday, March 27

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Thursday, April 7

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

7:30pm - 9:00pm 

Public Affairs Conference - Opening Keynote - Wanamaker

Opening Keynote for PAC - stay tuned for speaker

9:00pm - 10:00pm 

Public Affairs Conf - Keynote Dessert Reception - Leonard Hall

Dessert reception immediately following PAC Keynote

Friday, April 8

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

9:00am - 10:00am 

Public Affairs Conference - Morning Session - Wanamaker

PAC Morning session

11:00am - 11:50am 

Faith in Action: PAC - Wanamaker

Faith in Action sponsored by Public Affairs Conference

12:30pm - 1:30pm 

Public Affairs Conference - Afternoon Session - Wanamaker

PAC Afternoon Session

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performance by students and faculty.

7:30pm - 9:45pm 

Public Affairs Conference - Evening Keynote Session - Leonard Hall/Waterfall Patio

PAC evening speaker followed by dessert reception

Saturday, April 9

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

10:00am - 12:00pm 

Public Affairs Conf - Morning Session - Wanamaker

Saturday morning final PAC session followed by closing reception

Sunday, April 10

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Thursday, April 14

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Dance Production - McVay

Annual College Dance Concert

Friday, April 15

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Dance Production - McVay

Annual College Dance Concert

Saturday, April 16

2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Dance Production - McVay

Annual College Dance Concert

8:00pm - 10:00pm 

Dance Production - McVay

Annual College Dance Concert

Thursday, April 21

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

7:00pm - 9:00pm 

Innovation Challenge 2022 - Wanamaker

Come see Principia College's aspiring entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of judges in a 'shark tank-syle' event. Your vote helps decide the winners!

8:30pm - 9:30pm 

Student Recital - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Ben Geis jazz concert.

Friday, April 22

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

1:00pm - 2:00pm 

Music at Davis - Davis Music Hall

Musical performance featuring students and faculty.

8:00pm - 9:00pm 

Paige Lesko Voice Recital - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Paige Lesko performs a Senior Voice Recital.

Saturday, April 23

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Sunday, April 24

 

College Visiting Weekend - All over campus, Wanamaker, Gehner

Students on campus going to classes, meeting with professors/coaches/staff, attending social events. EVERYONE is an ambassador - so hopefully you will take the opportunity to be a part of this experience in a positive way. Thank you!

Thursday, April 28

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

College Orchestra and Choir in Concert! - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

College Choir and Orchestra in Concert.

Friday, April 29

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

College Orchestra and Choir in Concert! - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

College Choir and Orchestra in Concert.

Tuesday, May 3

6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Hannah Geis Voice Recital - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Hannah Geis performs her Junior Voice recital.

Thursday, May 5

7:30pm - 8:30pm 

Senior Capstone - McVay Center for the Performing Arts

Sophie Hills, violin plays her Senior Capstone recital.

Friday, May 6

8:00pm - 12:00am 

Fiesta Latina - TBD Outside

Last event of the semester! Celebrating Cinco de Mayo - salsa dancing, great food

Saturday, May 7

 

NO CAMPUS ACTIVITIES TO BE PLANNED - all campus

If you need to plan an activity during weekend before finals, please contact Heather Holmes, Campus Events Manager (Ext. 5159) for approval.

Sunday, May 8

 

NO CAMPUS ACTIVITIES TO BE PLANNED - all campus

If you need to plan an activity during weekend before finals, please contact Heather Holmes, Campus Events Manager (Ext. 5159) for approval.

Sunday, July 10

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Monday, July 11

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Tuesday, July 12

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Wednesday, July 13

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Thursday, July 14

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Friday, July 15

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp

Saturday, July 16

 

Police Camp 2022 - Whole Campus

Illinois Police Camp