What’s the best way to celebrate KU’s sesquicentennial?
Below, you’ll find a list of KU 150 events taking place in 2015 and 2016. We’d love to see you there.
Join the celebration
In 2015 The University of Kansas celebrates turning 150 years old. We’ve brought together some of the best events so that all Kansans can take part in this sesquicentennial celebration. Take part on campus, online, or wherever the Jayhawk leads you. Below are upcoming events that specifically showcase artists, Check back to see more upcoming events throughout the sesquicentennial year.
at 7:30 pm, Saturday, Memorial Stadium — free and open to the public
Movie in the Stadium (Ghostbusters)
at 9:00 pm, Saturday, Memorial Stadium — free and open to the public
Chalmers Hall renaming ceremony
at 3:00 pm, Sunday, Marvin Hall
at 7:00 pm, Sunday, Lied Center — free and open to the public
Jayhawk Boulevard dedication
at 11:30 am, Friday, Strong Hall
Self and Oswald Residence Hall dedication
at 4:00 pm, Friday, Daisy Hill
at 7:30 pm, Friday, Lied Center
Transforming the University of Kansas-A History 1965-2015 Author Panel and Booksigning
at 6:30 pm, Tuesday, KU Edwards Campus Regnier Hall Auditorium 12600 Quivira Rd. Overland Park, KS 66213
McCollum Hall implosion
at 7:00 am, Wednesday, Daisy Hill
at 10:30 am, Sunday, Memorial Stadium — free and open to the public