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December 2011
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roberts fun facts:
There is no "oldest" single building on campus. Both Roberts Hall and Cox Hall were built in 1892 to replace the original campus building that was lost to fire. Seminary Hall burned down in September of 1890.

Upcoming Events


RWC Christmas Gala

Location: Andrews B. Hale Auditorium Saturday, December 10, 2011 @ 7:30 PM Sunday, December 11, 2011 @ 3:00 PM Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with some of the most wonderful music! The RWC Chorale, Wind Ensemble, and Women’s Choir, plus the Roberts Wesleyan College-Community Orchestra, take the stage to perform your Christmas favorites – both festive and spiritual. Bring your singing voice, because the Christmas Gala also features congregational singing of timeless Christmas carols.

Ticket Prices:

  • At The Door: $8.00
  • General Admission: $8.00
  • Students: FREE w/ID

Visit our websitefor more information

2011 Winter Commencement


Commencement Ceremony
December 17, 2011 - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Voller Athletic Center Arena

(tickets required for guests of all ages)

The Commencement Address will be given by Holly M. Hillberg, vice president, research & development Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies.

Class Speakers:
Todd Butler, M.S., in Strategic Leadership - Group 58 representing the graduate students.
Dawn Korszeniewski, RN, B.S., in Nursing - Group 55 representing the undergraduate students.

Alumni Night - Save The Date!


Come back to campus on Saturday, January 21 to support the Women’s & Men’s Basketball teams as they play Point Park University! This is always a fun matchup and should be two great games. Wear your Roberts Red, connect with other alumni, and cheer on the Raiders as they face Point Park. Free food for alumni, free megaphone to the first 250 people and kids halftime shootout! More details to follow.