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  • Sunday, August 24, 2014

    • New Student Orientation Time: All Day Location: Campus Wide Details:

      Orientation is a program that welcomes all new students to campus before the semester begins to help them get settled and prepare for their new adventure at the Mount.

    • ARCC Closed - Summer Schedule Time: All Day Location: ARCC Details:

      The ARCC is closed on Sundays during the summer.

    • Pool Closed - Summer Hours Time: All Day Location: ARCC - Pool Details:

      The ARCC and Pool is closed on Sundays.

    • Mass at St. Mary's Chapel Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: St. Mary's Chapel Details:

      12 p.m. Mass will be held at the National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes in St. Mary's Chapel. All are welcome to attend.

    • Book Signing - Jeff Balistrere - God Doesn't Play Zone Defense Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: St. Bernadette Shoppe Details:

      About Jeff
      Jeff Balistrere was born into a coaching and teaching family. He played college basketball as a four-year starter and team captain for coaching legend Jim Phelan at Mount St. Mary’s University, where his team made the NCCA and NIT tournaments. After basketball Jeff worked at three technology start-ups in the e-commerce and document imaging industries.

      He currently runs the southeast general business sales for IBM’s data storage division. In addition to authoring the book “God Doesn't Play Zone Defense,” he is a partner in a custom home building business in Vienna, Va. called Cloud IX homes. Jeff and his wife Margot, who he met at Mount St. Mary’s, have four children and live in Vienna, Va., where they are members of Our Lady of Good Council parish.


      About The Book
      God Doesn't Play Zone Defense is a unique guide to developing a one-on-one relationship with God. It combines profound Bible quotes and inspirational messages from basketball legends, with a pinch of humor mixed in to keep you on your toes. This easy-to-read book is ideal for any individual, young or old, seeking a deeper understanding of the peace and strength that a personal relationship with God can provide both in the game of basketball and in life.

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