Fall 2020 Events
Fall 2020 Events
Events on Campus
Fall AthleticsWhile many precautions and guidelines are still being determined the NCAA, fall sports such as football, cross country, golf, soccer and volleyball are moving forward with fall schedules with practices beginning Aug. 31 and competition beginning Sept. 28. Intramural and social club sports will continue and more recreational activities will be provided.
The Great American Conference Council of Presidents unanimously approved a plan to delay the start of all intercollegiate athletic practices until the week of August 31, with the launch of competition postponed until the week of September 28. Learn more from Harding Sports.
September 17, 2020
The Organizations Fair is an opportunity to learn about all campus organizations and discover opportunities to share their interests.
Virtual September 27-30, 2020
Due to the number of people that normally come to campus, Lectureship will be held virtually this year in order to maintain safety on campus for our students.
Due to the number of people that normally come to campus, Family Weekend will is cancelled this year in order to maintain safety on campus for our students.
Virtual October 29-31, 2020
Due to the number of people that normally come to campus from across the nation, Homecoming will be held virtually this year in order to maintain safety on campus for our students.
While we have multiple speakers already scheduled for the coming academic year, like Jerry Mitchell and Benjamin Watson, we are still determining who will make up the audience. Some lectures may also be livestreamed, but more information will be determined individually based on each upcoming event.
November 2, 2020
It’s just not Christmas at Harding without the official lighting ceremony. The Christmas lights that are traditionally turned on the day after Thanksgiving break will instead be lit Monday, November 2 before students return home.
December 19, 2020
Since students will not be returning to campus after Thanksgiving break, the December Commencement ceremony will be held virtually.