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The Homecoming Schedule is a work in progress.
Please check back often for the latest updates.

Thursday, October 14

Time Event
7:30 p.m. Homecoming Production: Something's Afoot – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

Friday, October 15

Time event
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Alumni Board Meeting – Newcom Student Union/Room 24 (North Americas Room)
Noon Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament – Lamoni Municipal Golf Course ($40 entry fee)
1-5 p.m. Homecoming Registration – Helene Center Atrium
3-6 p.m. Softball Home Run Derby – North Park
4 p.m. Baseball Alumni Game - North Park
5 p.m. Alumni and Friends Awards Banquet – Shaw Center/Lobby ($30 per person)
5 p.m. Women's JV Volleyball vs. Clarke – Morden Center
7 p.m. Women's Varsity Volleyball vs. Clarke -- Morden Center 
7 p.m. Alumni Art Show & Reception – Helene Center/Constance Art Gallery
7:30 p.m.

Homecoming Production: Something's Afoot – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium 

10 p.m. Student Air Band Show – Morden Center

Saturday, October 16

time event
8 - 10 a.m. Sustainability Program Alumni Cycling Event -- 18 mile bike ride out to Elk Chapel and back
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Floyd McDowell Commons Open House with Coffee and Donuts
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Homecoming Registration – Helene Center Atrium
9 - 10:30 a.m. Ackerley Computer Program Open House – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 130
9 - 10:30 a.m. Seminary and Campus Ministries Reception – Cheville Chapel
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Science Club Student-Alumni Reception – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 104
9:30 - 11 a.m.

Agape Pastry Reception – Gunsolley Hall/Dan B. Kelley Lounge

10 a.m.

Annual Alumni Association Forum – Shaw Center Amphitheatre
(In case of rain, location will be moved to the Shaw Center Lobby.)
10 a.m. Women's Volleyball vs. Mount Mercy – Morden Center
10 a.m. Men's and Women's Soccer vs. Alumni -- Training Pitch
10 a.m. - Noon Hoop House Garden Open House – east of the Water Tower
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. International Club Silent Auction – Campus Quad
(In case of rain, location will be moved to Shaw Center on the east side of Carol Hall.)
10 a.m.

Future Student Campus Tours – Higdon Administration Building/Lobby

11 a.m. Morden Center Dedication
(In case of rain, location will be Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 106.)
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Yellowjacket Tailgate Party – Campus Quad, Floyd McDowell Commons or The Swarm
(In case of rain, lunch will be available in the Commons or The Swarm.)
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Hall of Fame/Wall of Fame Luncheon – Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
12:15 p.m. Future Student Sub and Pizza Party – West Entrance, Huntsman Football Field
(In case of rain, location will be moved to Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 106.)
12:30 p.m. Alumni Ultimate Frisbee Showdown – Sand Volleyball Courts
1-4 p.m. Social Clubs, Emeriti, 25 & 50 year Hospitality Room – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 103
1:35 p.m. Freeman Awards Presentation – Huntsman Field
(In case of rain, location will be moved to Morden Center.)
2 p.m. Homecoming Football Game vs. Culver-Stockton – Huntsman Field
Half-time Hall of Fame Inductions
2 p.m.

Homecoming Production: Something's Afoot – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

3-5 p.m. Harmony & SAGE Reception – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 106
An LGBTQIA2S+ celebration.
5 p.m. Summer Reps. Reunion -- Shaw Center Amphitheatre
5 p.m.

50-Year Honor Class Dinner – Newcom Student Union/Great Room

5 p.m. Honor Class Dinners – Shaw Center/Lobby ($30 per person)
6 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Central Methodist University – "The Razz" Soccer Facility  
6 p.m. Women's Softball vs. *Alumni – North Park
7:30 p.m. Music Concert – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium
8:30 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Central Methodist University – "The Razz" Soccer Facility

Sunday, October 17

time event
8 a.m. Crescent Breakfast – Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
10:30 a.m. Homecoming Worship Service – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium
11:30 a.m. The President's Brunch – Newcom Student Union/Great Room (Presidential Society Members Only)
1 p.m. Women's Basketball Scrimmage -- Morden Center
2 p.m. Homecoming Production: Something's Afoot – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

 

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