125th Anniversary Celebration Schedule

Thursday October 25th


5:00pm-8:00pm: Johnson University Birthday Bash

Come celebrate the 125th Anniversary on the Patio of the Gally Commons where we will have a cookout, games, rides, and more!

 

Friday October 26th


8:00am          Morning Prayer

We’ll gather together for a special time of prayer on behalf of Johnson University’s history and future.
 

9:00am-2:00pm       Local Excursions

Want to hike the Smoky Mountains with Dr. Eubanks? Or explore Cades Cove with Dr. Smith? We’ll have local excursions led by some of your favorite faculty/staff!
 

2:00pm-5:00pm       Faculty Workshops

We’ll have faculty from each school presenting workshops about their specific field. Join us as we learn and grow together. Something for every alumnus!
 

6:00pm-8:00pm       Special 125th Anniversary Banquet

Join us on the Star of Knoxville Riverboat for a special banquet celebrating the 125 years of Johnson University! We’ll sail down the Tennessee River just like Ashley and Emma did years ago. (Tickets are $35 apiece and includes a full dinner, gratuity, ride, and entertainment)

 

9:00pm          Evening Prayer

We’ll gather together for a special time of prayer on behalf of Johnson University’s history and future.

 

Saturday October 27th

 

8:00am          Morning Prayer
 

9:00am-10:00am     Special Lecture: “Your Mother in the Gospel: The Remarkable Story of Emma Johnson”

Dr. James L. Gorman, Associate Professor of History, will present a special lecture honoring the life and ministry of President Emma Elizabeth Johnson.
 

10:00am-12:00pm   Faculty Workshops

We’ll have faculty from each school presenting workshops about their specific field. Join us as we learn and grow together. Something for every alumnus!