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San Diego Padres

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July 6

Alumni, parents and friends of the university are invited to watch the San Diego Padres take on the Atlanta Braves and Petco Park in San Diego. Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m. in the "Park at the Park," and the game begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $40, which includes admission, a stadium blanket, and $15 in coupons for dinner. Ticket reservations must be made by June 25.
alumni@georgefox.edu, 503-554-2121

Golf Tournament

July 10

The fourth annual George Fox University Gold Tournament tees off on the South Course of the Reserve Vineyards and Gold Club in Aloha, Ore. The tournament, which supports student scholarships, includes great food, gift packages, contests, and raffle prizes at a cost of $200 per player.
golf.georgefox.edu 503-554-2116

Seattle Mariners

July 28

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Watch the Mariners take on the Oakland Athletics in Seattle with the George Fox family. Lunch at Safeco Field begins at 11:30 a.m., and the game at 1 p.m. Cost is $40 for the game and lunch. Ticket reservations must be made by July 20.
alumni@georgefox.edu, 503-554-2121

Motorcycle Rally

August 11

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Alumni, parents, and friends of the university are invited to cruise with fellow riders from the George Fox community during the annual Motorcycle Rally. This year's event will include three rides and a biker's barbecue dinner on the Newberg campus. If you are interested in helping plan this event or would like more information, contact alumni relations.
alumni@georgefox.edu, 503-554-2131

Bruin Athletic Association Golf Classic

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September 10

The Bruin Athletic Association invites all university alumni, parents, and boosters to its inaugural golf classic at Chahalem Glenn Gold Course in Newberg. Funds raised will go to the BAA, which provides funding for athletic programs that is above and beyond the university's budgeted resources.
golfclassic.georgefox.edu or 503-554-2910

Selah

September 29

"Uncovering Joy" is the theme for Selah 2007, the university's fourth annual women's converence. The event will focus on the journey to wholeness and encourage women to recognize themselves as the beloved of Jesus Christ, even when face with circumstances that threaten to steal joy. The conference features spaeakers Pam Vredevelt, MaryKate Morse, and Sarah Baldwin, Bonnie Knopf will lead worship, and Georgene Rice returns as the emcee. Lunch is included in the $40 registration fee. Selah graphic Registrations must be received by Sept. 28. Those who register prior to Sept. 1 will receive a $5 discount. Discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more. selah.georgefox.edu

Highlights

Fond Farewell
It doesn’t take university presidents long to discover that there are really few different speeches to speak or articles to write.  Full story...

A man of momentum
President H. David Brandt is a man who understands that momentum is more than a matter of mass and veloctiy.  Full story...

Reading what we should?
I try to avoid eye contact on airplanes, in coffee shops, in places where I might have to talk with someone I do not know; as an introvert, I don't often relish banter with stangers.   Full story...

Bruin Notes
Baker Named university's 12th president | All that jazz | A century of service | Faith of our Fathers | Outreach 101 | Activist group met with grace | Faith at work | Baseball hits 30 again | Bruins spear another title | Men tee off   Full stories...