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Homecoming/Alumni Reunion Weekend

Homecoming / Alumni Reunion Weekend 2017

Homecoming and Alumni Reunion weekend will take place October 13 & 14, 2017!

Schedule of Events - Friday, October 13

ALUMNI WELCOME RECEPTION AND REGISTRATION

8:30 AM – 12 Noon
Kelly Center

ALUMNI REUNION WEEKEND SESSION 1: EXPERIENCE THE CLASSROOM TODAY

9:10 AM – 10:10 AM
10:20 AM – 11:20 AM
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Enjoy a class taught by today’s professors!

Class Reunion LUNCHEON, Alumni Awards honoring the class of 1967

12 NOON
McCoy Room Kelly Center

• $20 per person before September 23rd

• $25 per person after September 23rd

All alumni, friends and family invited. All members of the Class of 1967 will be inducted as Quaker Emeriti and receive medallions.

Citation Winners: Stephenie Paul Eriksson ‘97, Paul Moke ‘75

STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION BANNER CONTEST

12 Noon
Williams Stadium

STUDENT PHILANTHROPY COUNCIL WC GEAR YARD SALE

12 Noon – 3:00 PM
Campus Mall

“SEE WHAT’S CHANGED” – CAMPUS TOUR

2:00 PM
Boyd Cultural Arts Center Lobby

JENNASTRONG CROSS COUNTRY FALL CLASSIC

Lowerfield

The 25th edition of the Wilmington College Fall Classic will be the fourth to honor our fallen teammate, Jenna Parlette.

Women’s Race 4:30 PM
Men’s Race 5:15 PM

PRESIDENT’S ALUMNI RECEPTION

6:00 PM

Join President Jim and Sue Reynolds for hors d’oeuvres, drinks and reminiscing at Firbank Fell, President’s Home

Schedule of Events - Saturday, October 14

ALUMNI BREAKFAST

8:OO AM – 10:00 AM
Dining Room E – Pyle Center

ALUMNI SWIM MEET

9:30 AM
WC Natatorium

BOOKSTORE OPEN

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Pyle Center

80’s Tailgate

10:00 AM
Center for the Sciences & Agriculture Parking Lot

ALUMNI REUNION WEEKEND SESSION 2: BACK TO THE CLASSROOM

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Center for the Sciences & Agriculture

“See What’s Changed”: Campus Tour – CSA Lobby

“Bean Dreams: Coffee Roasting Made Simple” – Corey Cockerill

“Food Science” – Harold Thirey

HARCUM ART GALLERY & QUAKER HERITAGE CENTER OPEN

10:00 AM

ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME LUNCHEON

10:30 AM, Open to All

$25 per person

Hall of Fame Class of ‘17: Nicole Woods Hurley ‘02, Steve Magoteaux ‘75, Alex Vander Sluijs ‘07, Mike Wallace, Ashley Johnson Wulf ‘07

GREEK BED RACES

10:30 AM
Elm Street

GARDENING WITH MONTE ANDERSON

10:45 AM – 12 NOON
Tent on the Quad

FOOD TRUCK RALLY

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Elm Street

Dubtown Smokers, DP Grill, Fertile Grounds Coffee & Roastery

PUMPKIN PAINTING, MAKING A FALL DECORATION

12 NOON – 1:00 PM
Tent on the Quad

 

AGGIEVILLE

12 NOON – 2:00 PM
Campus Mall

OPEN TAILGAITING

12 NOON – 2:00 PM
Center for the Sciences & Agriculture Parking Lot

FOOTBALL GAME vs. MARIETTA

2:00 PM
Williams Stadium

REGISTRATION AT THE STADIUM/ALUMNI TENT

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Williams Stadium

Stop by for a free gift and to register for a prize from the Wilmington College Alumni Office.

Alumni & Families admitted free

ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME INTRODUCTIONS

Halftime of Football Game
Williams Stadium

KING & QUEEN CROWNING

Halftime of Football Game
Williams Stadium

ANNUAL BSI/CBS/MSU ALUMNI RECEPTION

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Boyd Cultural Art Center Lobby

45TH ANNIVERSARY OF RESIDENCE LIFE RECEPTION

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
McCoy Room, Kelly Center

CLASS OF 1967 & ALUMNI COMMUNITY GATHERING

5:00 PM
Hampton Inn Hospitality Room
201 Holiday Dr.

2007 – 2017 CLUSTER REUNION

5:30 PM
Generations Pizzeria – 100 Lowes Dr.

MEN’S SOCCER GAME vs. MARIETTA

7:00 PM
Williams Stadium

HERMANN MADNESS

11:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Chance to win over $100,000!
Kick off of the men’s and women’s basketball season.
Hermann Court