The following events are free to the public and scheduled to take place on the campus of Geneva College, Route 18, in Beaver Falls, PA, unless otherwise noted.
Oct. 5 Disability Awareness Week: Kathy McGillivray will give two lectures. The first lecture titled, "Access, a Two-Way Street," will be held at 10:10 a.m. in Northwood 013. The second lecture titled, "Disabiliy and Faith Communities," will be held at 7 p.m. in Northwood 013. R.S.V.P. for either or both lectures to Nancy Smith, director of ACCESS, by September 30 by phone: 724-847-5005 or email: email@example.com.
Oct. 7 Disability Awareness Week: Joyce A. Benderwill give a lecture on "Paychecks, not Pity" at 12 p.m. in Alexander Hall. R.S.V.P. to Nancy Smith, director of ACCESS, by September 30 by phone: 724-847-5005 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 7 Beyond the Bend dessert reception will be held at 8 p.m. on the corner of College Avenue and 31st Street. The reception officially marks the beginning of Geneva’s fundraising project, Beyond the Bend. The college plans to raise $5.7 million to improve the campus as Route 18 is relocated by Penn DOT in the fall of 2006. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Diana Patterson at 724-847-6526.
Oct. 8 Geneva & Beaver Falls celebrate 125 years. Festivities include: the College Hill Festival, a street fair featuring food, arts and crafts, and entertainment from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; a parade that begins on Main Street in Beaver Falls at 10th Street at 12:30 and proceeds to Geneva; and a college football game at Reeves Field between Geneva and Malone College at 7 p.m. Tickets to the football game are $6 for reserved, $5 general and $3 for students. Visit Geneva’s Web site at www.geneva.edu for more information.
Oct. 15 Golden Tornado football game against Quincy University at Reeves Field at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students.
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In the past four years, on average, 90% of Geneva students are working or in grad school within six months after graduation.