Calendar of Events

 

 


JANUARY 2017

 

5 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on Quincy University at 5:30 p.m.

5 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on Quincy University at 7:30 p.m.

7 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on Truman State University at 1 p.m.

10 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on Truman State University at 3:30 p.m.

13 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on Northern Illinois University at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7 p.m.

14 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on Northern Illinois University at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at noon.

14 - Men's Swimming and Diving

The McKendree University Men's Swimming and Diving team will take on Principia College in O'Fallon, IL.  Time is TBA.

14 - Women's Swimming and Diving

The McKendree University Women's Swimming and Diving team will take on Principia College in O'Fallon, IL.  Time is TBA.

16 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on the University of Illinois Springfield at 7:30 p.m. 

16 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on the University of Illinois Springfield at 5:30 p.m.

17 - Classes Begin

18 - Russian National Ballet Theatre: Chopiniana/Romeo and Juliet    

The Hett will be hosting the Russian National Ballet Theatre at 7:30 p.m. to perform the classic Shakespearean story combined with enchanting music. 

19 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on the University of Indianapolis at 5:30 p.m.

19 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on the University of Indianapolis at 7:30 p.m.

20 - D3 Men's Hockey

The McKendree University D3 Men's Hockey team will take on Robert Morris College (Ill.) at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex. 

20 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Emmanuel College at 7 p.m.

21 - Women's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on Chicago Fury U19 AAA at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7:00 p.m.

21 - D3 Men's Hockey

The McKendree University D3 Men's Hockey team will take on Robert Morris College (Ill.) at 7:00 p.m. 

21 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on Saint Joseph's College at 1 p.m.

21 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on Saint Joseph's College at 3:30 p.m.

22 - Women's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on Chicago Fury U19 AAA at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex starting at noon.

22 - Arrival (2016)

A linguist recruited by the military tries to communicate with aliens which have suddenly arrived at various locations on Earth. Rated PG-13; 1 hour, 56 min. Start times at 3:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Buy tickets now at theHett.com!

23 - Last day to withdraw from a course with 100% refund, Last day to add a course, Last day to withdraw from a course without a "W"

25 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Lindenwood University at 7 p.m.

26 - Chapel Series: Christan Unity & MLK Service

Come to Bothwell Chapel at 4 p.m.. to hear Rev. Traci Blackmon speak about Service.  Reception will follow.

26 - The Improvised Shakespeare Company

The Hett will be hosting The Improvised Shakespeare Company at 7:30 p.m.  Each performance is fully improvised in Elizabethan style. McKendree University students can view for free!

27 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on the University of Iowa at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7 p.m.

27 - Men's Wrestling 

The McKendree University Men's Wrestling team will take on Drury University at 7:00 p.m. 

28 - Women's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on Robert Morris College (Ill.) at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7:00 p.m. 

28 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on the University of Iowa at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at noon. 

28 - Women's Wrestling

The McKendree University Women's Wrestling team will take on the Bearcat Open. The event takes place all day. 

28 - Men's Wrestling

The McKendree University Men's Wrestling team will take on Truman State University at 5:30 p.m. 

29 - Women's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on Robert Morris College (Ill.) at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at noon.

30 - Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a 75% Refund

 

 


FEBRUARY 2017

 

1 - Men's Wrestling

The McKendree University Men's Wrestling team will take on Lindenwood University.  7:00 p.m.

2 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on Maryville University at 5:30 p.m.

2 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on Maryville University at 7:30 p.m.

2 - Classic Albums Live:  Led Zeppelin II

The Hett will be hosting the professional studio musicians once again at 7:30 p.m.  McKendree University students view for free!

3 - D3 Men's Hockey

The McKendree University D3 Men's Hockey team will take on Western Illinois University. 9:45 p.m. 

3 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on Illinois State University at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7 p.m.

4 - D3 Men's Hockey

The McKendree University D3 Men's Hockey team will take on Western Illinois University at 7 p.m. 

4 - Men's Hockey

The McKendree University Men's Hockey team will take on Illinois State University at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at noon.

4 - Women's Basketball

The McKendree University Women's Basketball team will take on the University of Missouri at St. Louis at 1 p.m.

4 - Men's Basketball

The McKendree University Men's Basketball team will take on the University of Missouri at St. Louis at 3:30 p.m.

4 - Women's Bowling

The McKendree University Women's Bowling team will take on the McKendree Baker Challenge in Fairview Heights, IL.  The event takes place all day.

7 - Film Art Series-Black History Month Festival:  Do the Right Thing (1989)  - Rated R; 2 hrs

In a predominantly black neighborhood, a pizzeria's Italian actor-only Wall of Fame becomes a neighborhood flashpoint in this drama which focuses on the question of urban racism.  After each viewing, a discussion will be held.  The viewing begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Hett.  Admission is free. Some films contain adult themes or language and may not be appropriate for everyone.

9 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Loyola University Chicago at 7 p.m.

10-11 - D3 Men's Hockey

The McKendree University D3 Men's Hockey team will take on the Mid-America Collegiate Hockey Association.

10 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Tennessee State University in O'Fallon at 10:15 a.m.

10 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Tennessee State University in O'Fallon, IL at 10:15 a.m.

11 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Quincy University in O'Fallon at 11 a.m.

11 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Quincy University in O'Fallon at 4 p.m.

11 - Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia:  Brown Bear, Brown Bear and Other Treasured Stories

The Hett will be hosting this event that has a imaginative blend of puppetry and scenic effects that bring children's books to life.  There will be two performances taking place at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

13 - Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a 50% Refund

14 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on the University of Hawaii at 7 p.m.

18 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL at 11:30 a.m.

18 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Lindenwood University-Belleville in O'Fallon, IL at 4 p.m.

18 - Woman's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on the University of Iowa at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at 7 p.m.

19 - Woman's Hockey

The McKendree University Women's Hockey team will take on the University of Iowa at the McKendree Metro Rec Plex at noon. 

19 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Quincy University at 2 p.m.

20 - Preview Day

Come and visit McKendree University! We are excited to see you on campus soon and hope that you enjoy the day we have planned for you!

Sign up now at HERE!

The day's events will begin at 9:30 a.m. in The Hettenhausen Center for the Arts.

23 - Film Art Series-Black History Month Festival:  Dear White People (2014)  - Rated R; 1 hr, 48 mins

A campus culture war between blacks and whites at a predominantly white school comes to a head when the staff of a humor magazine stages an offensive Halloween party.  After each viewing, a discussion will be held.  The viewing begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Hett.  Admission is free. Some films contain adult themes or language and may not be appropriate for everyone.

24 - Arts Midwest World Fest:  Le Vent du Nord (Canada)

The Hett will be hosting these Canadian musicians as a part of their 10-state World Fest event.  The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.  McKendree University students view for free!

24 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Florida Southern College at 12 p.m.

25 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Chicago State University in O'Fallon at 4 p.m.

25 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Chicago State University in O'Fallon at 4 p.m.

26 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Rockhurst University.  Time is TBA.

26 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on William Jewell College (Mo.) in O'Fallon at 1:30 p.m.

26 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on William Jewell College (Mo.) in O'Fallon at 1:30 p.m.

28 - Film Art Series-Black History Month Festival:  The Birth of a Nation (2016)  - Not Rated; 1 hr, 53 mins

In the antebellum South, a former slave leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia, that results in a violent retaliation.  After each viewing, a discussion will be held.  The viewing begins at 7:00 p.m. in the Hett.  Admission is free. Some films contain adult themes or language and may not be appropriate for everyone.  

 

 

 

MARCH 2017

 

2 - Dailey & Vincent

The Hett will be hosting Dailey & Vincent as the replacement act for the cancelled Willis Clan performance.  The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. and current ticket holders will receive a priority change.  Tickets go on sale to the public on October 24.  

3 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Hillsdale College in O'Fallon, IL at 4:30 p.m.

3 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Webster University in O'Fallon, IL at 4 p.m.

4 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Hillsdale College (DH) at noon.

5 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Concordia University, St. Paul.  Time is TBA.

7 - the idea lab

McKendree University will be hosting a night where several different speakers will come together for informative and fascinating talks that generate ideas.  The event is based off of the popular TED Talks (Technology, Entertainment, Design).  The event is free for McKendree University students and $5 for others.  Don't miss out on this great opportunity in the Hett at 7:30 p.m.

8 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Regis University.  Time is TBA.

10 - 1st Half Semester Classes End

10 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Grand Canyon University at 7 p.m.

10 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on William Jewell College (Mo.)  at 1 p.m.

11 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on William Jewell College (Mo.)  at 1 p.m.

11 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Kentucky Wesleyan College (DH) at 1 p.m./3 p.m.

12 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on William Jewell College (Mo.) at 1 p.m.

11-19 - Spring Break!

20 - 2nd Half Semester Classes Begin

20 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Colorado State University-Pueblo.  Time is TBA.

23 - Philip Fortenberry

The Hett will be hosting Philip Fortenberry at 7:30 p.m.  Fortenberry is a versatile conductor, director and pianist.  He will be performing his critically acclaimed piano performance to make for an elegant, memorable evening.  McKendree University students view for free!

24 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on Ball State University at 7 p.m.

25 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on the University of Indianapolis in O'Fallon, IL at 11 a.m.

25 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on the University of Indianapolis in O'Fallon, IL at 11 a.m

25 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on the University of Illinois Springfield (DH) at noon.

25 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Truman State University (DH) at noon/2 p.m.

25 - Men's Volleyball

The McKendree University Men's Volleyball team will take on the IPFW at 7 p.m.

26 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on the University of Illinois Springfield at noon.

26 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Quincy University at noon/2 p.m.

30-31 - Theatre Department Play

Enjoy a play put on by McKendree University's Theatre Department at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.

 

 

 

APRIL 2017

 

- Preview Day

The day's events will begin at 9:30 a.m. in The Hettenhausen Center for the Arts.

1 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on the University of Southern Indiana at 11 a.m.

1 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on the University of Southern Indiana in O'Fallon, IL at 11 a.m.

1 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Bellarmine University (DH) at noon.

1 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on the University of Southern Indiana (DH) at noon/2 p.m.

1 - Theatre Department Play

Enjoy a play put on by McKendree University's Theatre Department at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.

2 - Theatre Department Play

Enjoy a play put on by McKendree University's Theatre Department at 2 p.m. in the Hett.

2 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Bellarmine University (DH) at noon.

2 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Northern Michigan University at 12 p.m.

2 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Bellarmine University (DH) at noon/2 p.m.

4 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Maryville University.  Time is TBA

5 - Chapel Series:  Jewish Sedar Meal

Come to the Circuit Riders Room at 5 p.m. to hear a speaker TBA and enjoy a meal and meditation.

8 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Lewis University (DH) at noon/2 p.m.

12 - Men's Tennis 

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Lindenwood University-Belleville in O'Fallon, IL at 4 p.m.

12 - Elizabeth Gilbert

McKendree University is honored to be hosting Elizabeth Gilbert, finalist for PEN/Hemmingway Award and the National Book Award, at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.  The event is free for McKendree University students and $10 for others. Do not miss the chance to hear the author of Eat, Pray, Love speak!

14 - Good Friday-No Class

14 - Men's Tennis

The McKendree University Men's Tennis team will take on Saint Joseph's College (Ind.) in O'Fallon, IL at 11 a.m.

14 - Women's Tennis

The McKendree University Women's Tennis team will take on Saint Joseph's College (Ind.) in O'Fallon, IL at 2 p.m.

18 - Last Day to Withdraw from a Full Semester Course

18 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on the University of Missouri-St. Louis at 1 p.m.

18 - Chamber Ensemble Concert

Enjoy a concert put on by McKendree University's Chamber Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.

20 - Women's Lacrosse 

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on Oklahoma Baptist University.  Time is TBA.

21-22 - Show Choir Performance

Watch McKendree University's Show Choir perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.

22 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on St. Joseph's College (Ind.) (DH) at noon.

23 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on St. Joseph's College (Ind.) (DH) at noon.

25 - Parsons Dance

The Hett will be hosting a Parsons Dance performance at 7:30 p.m.  The New York Company is known for its athleticism, joyfulness, and technical skill.  McKendree University students view for free!

26 - Chapel Series:  Celebration Chapel Service

Come to Bothwell Chapel at noon to hear Dr. John Greenfield, Professor of English, speak about Faculty Reflections.  Reception will follow.

27 - Academic Excellence Celebration on Lebanon Campus

27 - Dance Recital

Watch McKendree University dancers perform their recital at 7:30 p.m. in the Hett.

28 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on the University of Findlay.  Time is TBA.

29 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on the University of Wisconsin-Parkside at noon.

29 - Softball

The McKendree University Softball team will take on Rockhurst University (DH) at noon/2 p.m.

30 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on the GLIAC Quarterfinals.  Time is TBA.

 

 


MAY 2017

 

2 - Women's Lacrosse 

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on the GLIAC Semifinals.  Time is TBA.

5 - Last Day of Regular Class Sessions

6 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Lewis University at noon.

6 - Alumni Event:  The Lion King

Watch a performance of The Lion King at the Fabulous Fox Theatre at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $65 and seats are located in the Orchestra Level Section 2.  Doors open at 1 p.m.

7 - Women's Lacrosse

The McKendree University Women's Lacrosse team will take on the GLIAC Championship.  Time is TBA.

7 - Baseball

The McKendree University Baseball team will take on Lewis University (DH) at noon.

8-11 - Final Exams

12 - Senior Farwell Service & Graduation Celebration Dinner

13 - Commencement