117th Silliman Founder’s Day in Dumaguete City

The annual celebration of the Silliman Founder’s Day will be held this coming August 2018. The Silliman University of Dumaguete City will be celebrating its 117th Founder’s Day with an eventful month for the students, teachers & staff, alumni, and the public. Highlight events include Miss Silliman 2018, Silliman Street Parade, and the Hibalag Week.  

Silliman University in Dumaguete City

Known as the “Learning Center of Negros Oriental”, Silliman University has proven itself as one of the best learning institutes in the province. Young and eager learners coming all the way from all the edges of Negros Oriental travel to Dumaguete City just to learn in the Sillimanian way.

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117th Silliman Founder’s Day – Schedule of Activities

Although Silliman University has only provided a tentative schedule, Miss Silliman 2018 Pageant and the Silliman Parade are definitely on a fixed date. Starting from August 04, 2018 until August 31, 2018,  Silliman University will be busy celebrating their Founder’s celebration. Theme: “Silliman @ 117: The Spirit of Service Lives on”

Silliman Founder’s Day 2018 Schedule of Activities:

Monday July 23, 2018

5:00 pm Miss Silliman Press Launch at Robinsons Dumaguete Atrium

Saturday August 04, 2018

9:30 am ROTC Inter Company Speech Contest at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium

Sunday August 19, 2018

9:30 am Opening Worship and SU Church 102th Anniversary Sunday (117th Founders Day Speaker) at Silliman Church.
2:00 pm Theater Songs and dances Miguel C. Braganza II (outstanding Sillimanian 2015 Performing Arts) at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.
4:00 pm Hibalag Prayer Service at Amphitheater
6:00 pm CSO Parade of Lights
7:00 pm Hibalag Opening (until August 29, 2018) at Ravello Ball Field
7:00 pm Theater Songs and dances Miguel C. Braganza II (outstanding Sillimanian 2015 Performing Arts)

Monday August 20, 2018

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Updating Alumni Records (Registration) at Alumni affairs office
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Open House: Mens Dormitories
3:00 pm Silliman University Medical School Annual Variety Show at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium

Tuesday August 21. 2018

2:00 pm- 5:00 pm Open House: Women’s Dormitories at All Campus Dorms for Women
7:00 pm Miss Silliman Pre- Pageant at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.

Thursday August 23, 2018

3:00 pm Heritage Builders at Silliman Hall Heritage Wall
4:00 pm Painit Sillimaniana at Silliman Hall Lobby

Friday August 24, 2018

6:00 am Family Games (SIMM) at East Quadrangle
6:30 am Pamahaw Sillimaniana at Silliman Hall
8:00 am Memorial Service for Reunion-ing Groups at Udabe Memory Chapel
2:00 pm SU High School Alumni Homecoming at SU High School Quadrangle
3:00 pm Book Launching at Ariniego Gallery
7:00 pm Miss Silliman Pageant Night at Lamberto Macias Sports and Cultural Complex
8:00 pm Silliman Performs: The Story of Dumpawa’s Lullaby at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.

Saturday August 25, 2018

9:00 am President Investiture at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.
4:30 pm Ceremonial Parade and Review in Honor of the BOT Chair and President
8:00 pm Silliman Performs: The Story of Dumpawa’s Lullaby at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.

Sunday August 26, 2018

6:00 am Pamahaw Sillimaniana at Silliman Hall
9:00 am Founders Day Service Speaker at Silliman Church
5:30 pm The President’s Night at Silliman Hall
6:00 pm Home Economics Centennial Black and White Dinner at HE-EN Building
6:00 pm Hibalag Christian Nigh at Hibalag Area Ravello Ball Field
8:00 pm Silliman Performs The Story of Dupawa’s Lullaby at Claire Isabel McGill Luce Auditorium.

Monday August 27, 2018

1:30 pm Parada Assembly at Respective assembly Area of Participating Units
3:00 pm Parada Sillimaniana at City Streets
7:00 pm RED SHIELD Annual Fellowship Dinner at COL ROMAN T YAP Hall SU ROTC Center

Tuesday August 28, 2018

4:00 am DIANA at Campus Wide
5:00 am Founders Day Sunrise Service Speaker at Amphitheater
9:00 am Arrival Honors for the 2018 Outstanding Sillimanian Awardees at Luce Lobby
10:00 am 56th OSA Floral Offering Bust of Dr. Horace B. Silliman by the OSA Awardees
12:00 nn OSA Luncheon Silliman
6:00 pm Alumni and Community Fellowship Night (TIPON Sillimaniana) at West Quadrangle

Wednesday August 29, 2018

2:00 pm Church Worker Convocation at Silliman Church

Thursday August 30, 2018

7:00 am Church Workers Convocation at Silliman Church

Friday August 31, 2018

7:00 am Church Workers Convocation at Silliman Church

 

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