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Kickoff Weekend Events

September 19, 2014:  Exactly 75 years ago on this very date, classes began on campus at what was then known as “Caldwell College for Women”.  We will kick off the year-long celebration of this momentous occasion with a variety of activities the weekend of September 19th and 20th.


Schedule of Events:

Thursday, September 18th

A Conversation with Father Paul Murray, O.P.
Reflections from his book
Scars:  Essays, Poems and Meditations on Affliction 

4:00 p.m.
Alumni Theater/Jennings Library

Discussion begins at 4:00 p.m.  A reception and book signing will immediately follow the program in the Alumni Theater Lobby.

Father Paul Murray, O.P., is a member of the Irish Dominican Province and a professor of spiritual theology at the Angelicum in Rome.  He is Caldwell’s honored guest at the weekend long celebration of the university’s 75th anniversary that begins with this special preview program on September 18th.

This event is free of charge and open to the public.

To RSVP, kindly email 75thanniversary@caldwell.edu or call 973.618.3371.


Friday, September 19th

  • 12 pm              Mass Celebrated by Father Paul Murray, O.P. (Newman Center)
  • 1 pm                Luncheon (Student Center Gym)
  • 3 pm                Convocation and Lecture by Father Paul Murray, O.P. (Newman Center)


Saturday, September 20th

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