Alumni activities scheduled at Newman and Kansas City

Sep 24, 2009

Women’s and men’s volleyball alumni will return to campus Friday, Oct. 23 for their annual matches at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, in Fugate Gymnasium at Newman University.

The event will feature a special performance by Dan McCarthy ’05. The volleyball reunion is one of many activities scheduled for Family Weekend, a weekend of activities and events for current students and their families, at Newman. Family Weekend includes a performance by comedian Josh Sneed, Men’s Jets Soccer vs. St. Mary’s and much more. To read about who is attending the Jets alumni volleyball games as well as some of the Family Weekend events visit

Kansas City area alumni are reminded about social gatherings featuring Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. One social will be held 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2 in the Barrel Room at the JP Wine Bar, 4311 W. 119th, Leawood, Kan. which will be hosted by Kevin Blick ’05 and Tim Belsan ’05. The other will held 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009 and will be hosted by Liz (Ludlow) ’82 and Mike Di Silvestro, and their daughter Maggie ’11 at their home located at 10343 Lee Blvd., Leawood, Kan.