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McAuley Community Center Programs & Events

About the McAuley Community Center: Get all the details in our most recent Mosaic, our semi-annual publication of events open to the public. The McAuley Community Center is a valued resource that offers top-quality entertainment; educational, spiritual, and cultural events; and a connection to one of New Jersey’s premier universities.

The McAuley Institute for Lifelong Learning: Learn More
The McAuley Institute for Lifelong Learning (MILL) is tailored for audiences aged 50 or older who want to take advantage of college-level courses without tests, grades, or credits. Discover more about our curriculum and instructors in the most recent edition of Mosaic.

Plan now to join GCU for these exciting events and activities!

Homecoming & Family Day 2014, Sept. 26-27
Take in the beauty of campus at our 5K run, watch the GCU Lions take on volleyball and soccer opponents, reconnect with friends, faculty and your favorite staffers. And make room for more fun during our Friday evening Pub event or Saturday's Great Gatsby party.

Career Workshops & Networking for Alumni, Tuesdays, Sept. 23, Oct. 28, and Dec. 2
Hear from motivational speaker, author and veteran career coach Rod Colon '95 during this special series designed for GCU business students and alumni. Topics range from managing your career as a business to how effective networking contributes to career success. E-mail to RSVP for these free sessions.

The Synod on Pastoral Needs, Saturday, Oct. 25
Father Anthony Ciorra, assistant vice president for mission and Catholic identity and professor of theology at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut, will lead alumni in discussions about critical, contemporary issues facing families. $15 per person; reservations required.

Community Halloween Event Thursday, Oct. 30
All treats---no tricks! GCU student leaders invite children and parents from the community to enjoy some Halloween-themed fun.

Breakfast with Santa Saturday, Dec. 6
Bring your children for a holiday breakfast and fun family activities. And plan now for other seasonal activities, including Mrs. Gould's 13th Annual Holiday Social and the GCU Chorale Concert.

New Year’s Day 2015 Brunch with the Garden State Philharmonic
Celebrate the new year with some of New Jersey's most talented musicians, led by Maestro Anthony LaGruth. A delicious buffet brunch is included. $50, reservations required.

2015 Golf Outing & Monday, May 11, 2015
GCU will honor trustee and longtime friend of the university Bob Mulcahy at the 2015 outing, which supports scholarships. Plan now to help us break our 2014 record of $187,000 raised to help GCU students. For more info, contact

Alumni Reunion Weekend 2015, Friday, June 5– Sunday, June 7

For information on all public events, contact the Office of Conferences & Special Events at 732.987.2263 or

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