University Park, IL (June 26, 2019) Governors State University (GSU) is celebrating 50 years of education and excellence on July 17 with a day of community and family fun on campus, followed by a free concert in Park Forest.
The Governors State community—including students and alumni, current and retired faculty and staff, and community members—will join in the fun for an aerial photo to commemorate the anniversary on the soccer fields (near Prairie Place), then stay for a free reunion-style picnic, games, and food.
Office of Marketing and Communications, "Governors State Celebrates 50 years with Birthday Bash" (2019). Press Releases. 728.