2017 Homecoming
October 13-15

 

** Please Note **   This schedule is subject to change.  Please check back often.

Thursday, October 12

7:30 p.m.

Lend Me a Tenor -- Homecoming Play -- Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium (Tickets will be available Sept. 12)

Lend Me a Tenor is a comedy based in 1934.  The world-renowned tenor Tito Merelli has agreed to a one-night performance at the Cleveland Opera House.  After a series of hilarious mishaps, the manager’s assistant suits up to perform in Merelli’s place while a whole cast of characters is vying for the star’s attention.  Guaranteed to make you laugh!

Friday, October 13

8 - 3 Alumni Board Meeting -- Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
Noon Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament Registration - Lamoni Golf Course ($40 entry fee)
1 - 6 p.m. Homecoming Registration -- Helene Center/Atrium
4:00 p.m. Choir Concert -- Shaw Center/Carol Hall
5:00 p.m. 18th Annual Alumni Emeriti and Awards Banquet -- Shaw Center/Lobby ($25 per person)
5:00 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. *Alumni -- Closson Center
6:00 p.m. Varsity Baseball vs. *Alumni -- North Park/Chase Stadium
6:00 p.m. Women's Softball vs. *Alumni -- North Park
7:00 p.m. Alumni Art Show and Reception -- Helene Center/The Constance Gallery
7:00 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. *Alumni -- Closson Center
7:30 p.m. Lend Me a Tenor -- Homecoming Play -- Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium (Tickets will be available Sept. 12)
10:00 p.m. 33rd Annual Student Air Band Competition -- Closson Center
11:30 p.m. Post Air Band Party  -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre

Saturday, October 14

8:30 - 3:00 Homecoming Registration -- Helene Center/Atrium
8:30 a.m. Community Development Club 5K Run/Walk -- University Place turn-around (Register at the event:  $20 Alumni, $5 Students)
9:00 a.m. Social Clubs Reunion -- MSC/Americas Rooms
9 - 11 Ackerley Computer Program Open House -- Resch Science & Technology Hall/Rm 130
9 - 1 International Club Silent Auction -- Campus Quad
9-3 Alumni Book Signings/MSC/Internet Cafe
9:30 - 10:30 Science Club Student-Alumni Reception -- Resch Science & Technology Hall/Rm 106
9:30 a.m. Men's JV Soccer vs. *Alumni -- "The Razz" Soccer Facility
10 a.m. - noon Hoop House Garden Open House/East of the water tower
10:00 a.m. Future Student Campus Tours -- Higdon Administration Building/Lobby
10:00 a.m. Men's Varsity Volleyball vs. *Alumni -- Closson Center
10:30 a.m. Choir Concert -- Shaw Center/Carol Hall
11:00 a.m. Women's Volleyball vs. *Alumni -- Closson Center
11:00 a.m. Women's JV Soccer vs. *Alumni -- "The Razz" Soccer Facility
11:15 a.m. Pep Rally -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre
11:30 - 1:30 Yellowjacket Tailgate Party -- Campus Quad ($8 per person, cash only at the event)
11:35 a.m. Homecoming Court Crowning -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre
Noon Alumni Couples Recommitment Ceremony -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre
Noon Men's Volleyball Lunch - Celebrating 50 years -- Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
12:15 p.m. Future Student Sub and Pizza Party -- East of the Hampton Center
12:20 p.m. Alumni Association Forum -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre
1:00 p.m. House Chaplains Clash for Cash Tug of War -- Campus Quad
1:00 p.m. Graceland Players Improv Troupe -- Shaw Center/JR Theatre
1 - 4 p.m. Emeriti, Class of '67, and Class of '92 Hospitality Room – MSC Conference Room
2:00 p.m. Homecoming Football Game vs. Benedictine College -- Huntsman Field
Half time presentations of the Freeman Awards and Hall of Fame Induction.
2:00 p.m. Ergo and Friends Recital -- Shaw Center/Carol Hall
3 - 5 p.m. 19th Annual GALA Reception -- Resch Science & Technology Hall/Rm 106
5:00 p.m. Class of 1967 Honor Class Dinner -- Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel ($25 per person)
5:00 p.m. Honor Class Dinners -- Shaw Center/Lobby ($25 per person)
6:00 p.m. BINGO -- Shaw Center Amphitetheatre
6:00 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Avila University -- "The Razz" Soccer Facility  (Tickets available at the gate.  Adults $5, Students $3, Senior Citizens $3, Children 12 and under Free)
7:30 p.m. Lend Me a Tenor -- Homecoming Play -- Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium (Tickets will be available Sept. 12)
8:00 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Avila University -- "The Razz" Soccer Facility  (Tickets available at the gate.  Adults $5, Students $3, Senior Citizens $3, Children 12 and under Free)
8:00 p.m. The Unpredictables -- MSC/Main Room
9 - 10:30 p.m. The Oldy Wed Game – MSC/Main Room

Sunday, October 15

8:00 a.m. Crescent Breakfast -- Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
9:30 - 9:50 a.m. *Alumni Choir Rehearsal -- Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium
10:30 a.m. Homecoming Worship Service -- Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium
11:45 a.m. The President's Brunch -- MSC/Main Room -- Presidential Society Members Only
2:00 p.m. JV Football vs. Simpson College -- Huntsman Field

*Former athletes and musicans are invited to participate in indicated sports and music events.