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Special Highlights!

Don Schneider Memorial 5K Challenge Run
9:30 a.m.
The sixth-annual run kicks off in front of the library. Registration is Friday evening and Saturday before the race. All racers receive a T-shirt designed by SNC art students. Registration is $15 and proceeds benefit the Donald J. Schneider Scholarship at SNC.
Sponsored by Waseda Farms Market Store

The Automobile Gallery
Main Hall Lawn
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Automobile Gallery is a contemporary gallery of eclectic cars – the automobile is the art. View almost 100 years of automotive history, from the 1917 Milburn electric car to a 2017 Audi R8, and everything in between. The gallery has loaned several of these “jewels” to us for SNC Day, so don’t miss these beautifully restored classics.
Sponsored by The Automobile Gallery

Abbot Pennings Hall of Fine Arts
Sponsored by Masters Building Solutions

  • “Cheeseheads: The Documentary”
    10 a.m., Walter Theatre
    Many Wisconsinites, and even people across the country and beyond, are proud to be “Cheeseheads.” But what does that mean? One man spent five years of his life trying to find out. Come watch the documentary and meet writer and director John Mitchell.
  • Panel Discussion
    12:15 p.m., Walter Theatre
    Join former Packers Hall of Fame kicker Chester Marcol and John Mitchell, the writer and director of “Cheeseheads: The Documentary,” and Packers historian Denis Gullickson, author and playwright of “The Vagabond Halfback,” for a discussion about what it’s like to play football and be a fan where Packermania reigns.
  • Packers Book and Cheeseheads DVD Signings
    1:15 p.m., lobby
    Get your Packers books or “Cheeseheads: The Documentary” DVD signed by Packers historian Denis Gullickson and former Packers place kicker Chester Marcol. Grab some Seroogy’s Packers- and SNC-themed chocolates.
  • “The Vagabond Halfback”
    3 p.m., Webb Theatre
    The play tells the story of Packers Hall of Fame player Johnny “Blood” McNally, the 1929 Packers, and how the small city of Green Bay was able to compete in the NFL world.
Celebrating Sories With StoryCorps
Abbot Pennings Hall of Fine Arts, Webb Theatre
12:30-1:45 p.m.
Nationally recognized, StoryCorps’ mission is to record, preserve and share the stories of Americans from all backgrounds and beliefs. It is the largest digital collection of human voices in the United States, with each story or interview archived at the Library of Congress. Hear about StoryCorps’ history and mission, and find out how to record and archive your own stories with its free app.
Co-sponsored by the Cassandra Voss Center, the Emmaus Center for Spiritual Life & Vocation and the Center for Norbertine Studies

Mulva Family Fitness & Sports Center
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Come visit the newest addition to the St. Norbert campus. The $26 million facility includes a state-of-the art fitness center, swimming pool, the college’s Health and Wellness Center, and the newly renovated Jim Kress gymnasium. Go on a self-guided tour and take part in activities for kids of all ages. Join the college’s athletic teams for a basketball free-throw contest, and try your hand at Fast Pitch, Shoot on the Goalie, and Football Target Practice. Win prizes! Find out more about the college’s ROTC program and try the rock-climbing wall. Pick up some information on CPR training, and take part in interactive classes:
  • 10-10:45 a.m. Self-defense
  • 11 a.m.-noon Yoga
  • 1-2 p.m. Tai chi
  • 3-4 p.m. Self-defense
Stop by the Health and Wellness Center for educational resources and activities promoting the eight dimensions of wellness.
Sponsored by Woodman’s Markets
The Carol and Robert Bush Art Center
10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Visit the Triennial Art Faculty Exhibition in the galleries to see recent art and design by SNC faculty. The exhibit will feature sculpture, photography, printmaking, graphic design and more. Exhibiting artists will be in the galleries throughout the day. Hands-on art and design projects will be in the Bush Art Center lobby. Make field notes and earn an embroidered SNC Land Scout badge with SNC art professor Katie Ries in the Bush Art Center, Room 100.

Cassandra Voss Center
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Celebrating Stories Community Day! A day full of stories – reading, telling, sharing, connecting. This will be a family-friendly open house with DIY books, bookmarks and more. During our Story-Thon, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., SNC students will read aloud books about difference and diversity, connection and friendship. Don’t miss the StoryCorps presentation in the Webb Theatre at 12:30 p.m.

Miriam B. and James J. Mulva Library
Breakout Rooms
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Breakout rooms are sweeping the nation and popping up in libraries everywhere, but now you have the chance to experience one free! Work with your fellow participants to find a solution to save the world and escape. It’s an experience you won’t forget. Choose between three breakout rooms based on level of difficulty. Space is limited, so sign up early.

College History From the Archives
Mulva Library, Room 201
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Explore archived materials detailing the early history of the Norbertine order and St. Norbert College, including the first college catalogs, yearbooks and photos. Items on display relate to the scheduled presentations at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

The Early History of the Norbertine Order in Northeast Wisconsin
Mulva Library, Room 218
10:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m.
St. Norbert College has played an important role in De Pere for more than a century. But have you ever wondered how it came to be? Join the Center for Norbertine Studies for an engaging session on St. Norbert of Xanten, the Order of Prémontré – the religious order he founded in 1120 – and how Bernard Pennings, founder of St. Norbert College, first came to northeast Wisconsin.

F. K. Bemis International Center
Center for Global Engagement
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Pick up your passport from our Global Greeters and get a stamp at each global post for a chance to win fair-trade prizes from SNC’s Discoveries International. Come play and experiment with new realities in the just-introduced No Borders Virtual Reality Room. Visit global attractions through various Google expeditions. Spin the Global Wheel of Fortune to collect international prizes. Meet SNC international students and friends from around the globe. Taste authentic Italian gelato, Saudi coffee, Mexican milk bars and other treats from around the world. Have your name printed in Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Japanese or Russian, and get a (temporary) international flag tattoo.
No Borders Virtual Reality Room sponsored by Kress Inn

30-Minute Language Lessons
Austin E. Cofrin Hall, Room 209
Who says learning a language has to be a full-time job? Do you want to write your name in Arabic? Or say hello in Italian? Join us in celebrating the diversity of languages. SNC Community Outreach and Language Services invites you to spend part of your SNC Day learning one (or more) different languages. Open to all ages.
  • 10:30-11 a.m. – Russian
  • 11-11:30 a.m. – American Sign Language
  • 11:30 a.m.-noon – Arabic
  • 1:30-2 p.m. – Italian
  • 2:30-3 p.m. – Portuguese (Brazilian)
Todd Wehr Hall
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
It’s the 76th anniversary of Curious George, so come help us celebrate Curiosity Day! There will be celebrity book readings – including readings by the college’s new president, Brian Bruess ’90, and first lady, Carol (Sessler) Bruess ’90 – and hands-on activities for kids. Faculty authors will present lectures on their recent books and will be available for book signings. Autism awareness information and sensory space also will be available.

Gehl-Mulva Science Center
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Visit the Gehl-Mulva Science Center’s labs and classrooms for fascinating biology and physics demonstrations – DNA isolation from bananas and strawberries is just one! The Center is also the home of the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Green Bay campus. MCW students and staff will be on hand to talk about careers in medicine and life as a medical student, and you’ll be able to dissect the human body virtually in 3D on the state-of-the-art anatomage table. See students’ community research projects and hear presentations:
  • 9-9:45 a.m. Poster session, Atrium and Gallery
  • 9:45-11 a.m. Poster presentation, Room 1097
Sponsored by Constellation New Energy Gas Division
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