Third Annual Basketball Watch Party – Quarantine Edition with Joe Lunardi
Join ESPN Bracketologist Joe Lunardi and the Jesuit Friends and Alumni Network of Kansas City for our third annual basketball watch party and networking event.
Saturday, March 6, 2021, 5 p.m. CST (6 p.m. EST)
As always, we will gather on a day when all four men’s basketball teams of the Big East Conference Jesuit universities (Creighton, Georgetown, Marquette and Xavier) are scheduled to play. This season, the networking event will be virtual. All Jesuit alumni and friends nationwide are invited.
St. Joseph’s University alumnus Joe Lunardi, who invented Bracketology and has been projecting the NCAA Tournament field for ESPN.com since its inception, will join us on the Saturday before Conference Tournament Week to review the anticipated bracket, discuss the impact of Jesuit education, give insight on bubble teams, and share an inside look on Jesuit hoops squads.
There is no charge. Registration is required. The link to the Zoom Watch Party will be provided to registrants on Friday, March 5.
Click here to register on EventBrite.
Did you Miss Our Fall Event?
Here’s a Recording
Judith Mayotte – author, theologian, ethicist and university professor – reflected on Pope Francis’ call for a culture that will “hear the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor.” You can view the event, “Caring for Creation in a Changing World: The Convergence of Climate, Race and COVID,” here (approx. 57 minutes).
JFAN Kansas City is an affiliate of the national Jesuit Friends & Alumni Network, which is dedicated to connecting alumni and friends of Jesuit institutions – high schools, colleges, universities, parishes and various ministries – who share a fidelity to the Jesuit mission. JFAN conducts educational, spiritual, social and networking events – virtually as required, and in person as we are able, both locally and nationally. You are invited to learn more and connect:
JFAN-Kansas City Facebook community: https://www.facebook.com/jfankc
JFAN-Kansas City Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/jfankc
JFAN-Kansas City web page: https://jfanusa.org/cities/kansas-city.
JFAN national website, including links to other JFAN cities: https://jfanusa.org