After the football game, and the tailgating, and the Pioneer Midway....there's still more fun to be had at
WP's Homecoming 2015!

“Searching for Life Out There in the Universe”
7:30 p.m. • Science East 2064
An exciting lecture and stargazing event. Prof. Jason Kendall will talk about “Searching for Life Out There in the Universe.” The event will include a performance by the WP choir. After the public talk there will be stargazing with the WP Astronomy Club out on the Wightman Football Field.
Hosted by the Physics Department.
For more information, call the Stargazing hotline at 973.720.4852

Onstage Cafe at Shea presents
Cabaret Singer/Songwriter Ann Hampton Callaway
8:00 p.m. • Shea Center for Performing Arts
Admission: Show Only $30, Dinner and Show $55
Discounts apply for WP alumni, faculty, staff, and students. Please call the box office for specific discount information.
Ann Hampton Callaway is a multi-talented cabaret star who wields her unique vocals as she intermingles jazz, pop, and Broadway styles. Onstage seating features a sumptuous dinner and dessert buffet, with a beer-and-wine bar.
Dinner ticket holders should arrive by 6:30 p.m.
To purchase tickets, click here.

Dare to Pair: A “Mash Up” Event
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. • South Gallery, Ben Shahn Hall
A mash-up event is when two speakers come together to give a talk or demonstration on seemingly unrelated topics. Join us as WP alumna and powerlifter Renee Garcia ‘11 and WP alumnus and comedian extraordinaire Derek DeAngelis ‘04 (DEREK D!) present WP’s very first mash-up event!
Hosted by the University Galleries.
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Special screening of the new PBS documentary
Paterson and Its People
Produced by Professor Vincent N. Parrillo, Department of Sociology
3:00 p.m. • Cheng Library
This 55-minute film, funded in part by the WP Alumni Association, explores the city’s changing demographics from its pre-European history as the home of the Lenape to its present-day diversity. The film will be followed by a Q&A session with producer Vincent N. Parrillo.
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