2019 Homecoming
October 25-27

Subject to change. Check back regularly for updates.

Thursday, October 24

Time Event
7:30 p.m.        

Homecoming Production: The Importance of Being Earnest – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

(Call Shaw Center Ticket office at 641-784-5296 for reserved seating.)

Friday, October 25

Time Event
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Alumni Board Meeting – Harpham Heritage Chapel
Noon

Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament – Lamoni Municipal Golf Course ($40 entry fee)

Registration and Putting Contest

1:00 p.m. Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament Tee Time
1:00 - 6:00 p.m. Homecoming Registration – Helene Center Atrium
3:00 p.m. Softball Home Run Derby – North Park
5:00 p.m. Alumni and Friends Awards Banquet – Shaw Center/Lobby ($25 per person)
5:00 p.m. Women's Basketball vs. Haskell Indian Nations University – Closson Center
6:00 p.m. Varsity Baseball vs. *Alumni – North Park/Chase Field
6:00 p.m. Women's Softball vs. *Alumni – North Park
7:00 p.m. Men's Basketball vs. Lincoln – Closson Center
7:30 p.m.

Homecoming Production: The Importance of Being Earnest – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium 

(Call Shaw Center Ticket office at 641.784.5296 for reserved seating.)

10:00 p.m. Student Air Band Show – Closson Center
11:30 p.m.

Post-Air Band Root Beer Float Party  – Zimmermann-Resch Quad

(In case of rain, location will be moved to Closson Center.)

Saturday, October 26

Time Event
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Homecoming Registration – Helene Center Atrium
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. Women's Volleyball Intra-Squad Scrimmages – Closson Center
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Ackerley Computer Program Open House – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 130
9:00 a.m. Early Risers Guided Campus Walking Tour – Alumni Brick Plaza
9:00 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 106
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. International Club Silent Auction
10:00 a.m. Women's Varsity Volleyball vs. *Alumni – Closson Center
10:00 a.m. Men's JV Soccer vs. *Alumni – NE Practice Field
10:00 a.m. Future Student Campus Tours – Higdon Administration Building/Lobby
10:30 a.m. Choir Concert – Shaw Center/Carol Hall
11:00 a.m. Men's Varsity Volleyball vs. *Alumni – Closson Center
11:15 a.m.

Pep Rally with Gadets and Cheer Squad – Shaw Center Amphitheatre

(In case of rain, location will be moved to the Shaw Center Lobby.)

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Yellowjacket Tailgate Party – Campus Quad

($8 per person or student meal plan)

(In case of rain, location will be moved to the Shaw Center Lobby.)

11:30 a.m. Women's JV Soccer vs. *Alumni – NE Practice Field
11:35 a.m.

Annual Alumni Association Forum – Shaw Center Amphitheatre

(In case of rain, location will be moved to the Shaw Center Lobby.)

Noon Hoop House Garden Open House – east of the Water Tower
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Hall of Fame/Wall of Fame Luncheon – Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Chapel
Noon - 2:00 p.m. Shalom Open House - Tess Morgan Main Lounge
12:15 p.m.

Homecoming Court Crowning – Shaw Center Amphitheatre

(In case of rain, location will be moved to the Shaw Center Lobby.)

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.)

12:35 p.m. Tug of War – Campus Quad
1:00 p.m. Graceland Players Improv Troupe – Shaw Center/JR Theatre
1:35 p.m.

Freeman Awards Presentation – Huntsman Field

(In case of rain, location will be moved to Closson.)

2:00 p.m.

Homecoming Football Game vs. Clarke University – Huntsman Field
Half-time Hall of Fame Inductions

The Gadets, Cheer Squad and Marching Yellowjackets will be performing.

(Tickets available at the gate: Adults $5, Students $3, Senior Citizens (60 and over) $3, Kids (12 and under) FREE.)

2:00 p.m. Ergo and Friends Recital – Shaw Center/Carol Hall
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

22nd Annual GALA Reception – Resch Science and Technology Hall/Room 106

Gay and lesbian acceptance celebration hosted by Bill '60 and Lois Russell '67.

5:00 p.m. 50-Year Honor Class Dinner – Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
5:00 p.m. Honor Class Dinners – Shaw Center/Lobby ($25 per person)
6:00 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Central Methodist University – "The Razz" Soccer Facility  
7:30 p.m.

Homecoming Production: The Importance of Being Earnest – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

(Call Shaw Center Ticket office at 641-784-5296 for reserved seating.)

8:30 p.m. Men's Soccer vs. Central Methodist University – "The Razz" Soccer Facility  
9:30 p.m.

Contemporary Folk Duo Concert with John Atkinson '00 and Matt Binnicker '99 – Shaw Center/Carol Hall

Sunday, October 27

Time Event
8:00 a.m. Crescent Breakfast – Higdon Administration Building/Harpham Heritage Chapel
10:30 a.m. Homecoming Worship Service – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium
11:00 a.m.

The President's Brunch – Shaw Center/Lobby (Presidential Society Members Only)

2:00 p.m.

Homecoming Production: The Importance of Being Earnest – Shaw Center/Shaw Family Auditorium

(Call Shaw Center Ticket office at 641.784.5296 for reserved seating.)

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