Friday, November 1

Anti-Bullying Awareness Fundraiser

11am-3pm ~ Michel Student Center

BAEYC will be selling anti-bullying wristbands and coupon books and encouraging everyone to sign a poster pledging against bullying.

Pottery Club Sale

11am-4pm ~ Michel Student Center Patio

Shabbat Services and Dinner

5pm – Services, 6pm – Dinner

Hillel House (1532 Fredonia Ave)

$10 per person


Entertainment Industry Reception

5-7pm ~ Global Communications Center 126

Networking reception will have representatives from Gibson Guitars, APA Talent Agency, BMA and IV Audio Branding; light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Musicians in Business and Smith Career Center

Girls Night Out

5:30-8pm ~ Markin Center

$20 per dancer

Bradley Bravettes are hosting a short dance camp for ages 4-14 years old. Register by emailing, and cash or check payment is accepted at the door only.


Women’s Basketball vs Illinois-Springfield

7pm ~ Renaissance Coliseum

$4 in advance or $8 at door

Peoria Rivermen vs Mississippi RiverKings

7:15pm ~ Peoria Civic Center

Tickets range from $12 to $20

Professional ice hockey game – contact Katie Hegler at 309-680-3562 to purchase tickets.  Mention BU Family Weekend to receive a discount!


ACBU Cinema Presents: The Conjuring

8pm ~ Student Center Marty Theatre (Basement)

$1 BU Students, $1.50 Public (Cash at door)

$1 Concessions

Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.  Rated R


An Actor’s Nightmare


Blythe O’Sullivan Studio (Hartmann Center)

$3 per person

One-act play that depicts an ordinary man who becomes entangled in some unordinary circumstances; sponsored by Ministry of Experimental Theatre

Fall Fest

7pm ~ St. Joseph Newman Center

Free Admission

Pumpkin carving, games and refreshments

Dessert Reception

8-10pm ~ Michel Student Center Ballroom

Free Admission

Welcome family members!  All are invited to attend our annual dessert reception.  Sponsored by Parents Association

                                              Saturday, November 2nd