Traditions



Alumni & Family Weekend
Meet current and past Pitt-Bradford students who come to see the campus in a weekend event. Invite your family to the festivities to see you after a long month of separation.

Airband
A comedian hosted lip-syncing contest that is always the highlight of the year.  Student acts range from country to rap. Winners receive two free tickets to the winter formal.

Greek Week
A week in which the social fraternities and sororities of campus compete in a series of "Greek Olympics."  Most events are set aside for Greeks only.

Sibs & Kids Day
Bring your siblings to spend the night with their favorite brother or sister. Activities are planned for siblings of all ages.

Annual NYC Trip
The Division of Communication and the Arts sponsors a trip to NYC.  See a show, do some shopping,  and eat the fine NYC food.  It happens around Valentine's Day for a romantic weekend.

Midnight Madness
The first official practice day for college basketball teams.  This event takes place at midnight with entertainment like dancing and games with great prizes.

Presidential Switch
For one day, the president of the University and the president of the Student Government Association switch places to experience a day in each other's lives.

Midnight Breakfast
Residence Life hosts a free breakfast at midnight for students.  Also at Midnight Breakfast, the “Panther Chef” competition is held, our version of “Iron Chef."

Winter Week & Winter Formal
Held annually during the last week of January or first week in February.  Events include a luau, skate night, broom-hockey tournament and more.  Hightlight of the week is the annual Winter Formal held in Olean, NY.

Dinner with a Panther—Alumni host students for dinner either at their home or out on the town—a unique networking opportunity.

Graduation Central—The PBAA cosponsors Graduation Central with The Panther Shop.  This annual event held in March is a one-stop shop for commencement information, graduation regalia, class rings, diploma cases, alumni association information and more.

Graduation Celebration Reception—The PBAA hosts a reception for graduates and families on the eve of commencement to welcome graduates into the alumni association.

Pitt-Bradford Alumni Association, 300 Campus Drive, Bradford, PA 16701 (800) 872-1787