Homecoming Weekend

Come home to D&E for a special weekend with alumni, former classmates and lifelong friends!

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Friday, October 12, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

D&E Bookstore Open

Madden Student Center

9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

The Stirrup Gallery Open

Myles Center for the Arts

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Everything D&E Open

204 Davis Avenue, Downtown Elkins

11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Registration and Information Desk Open

Great Hall, Halliehurst

12:00 p.m.

Athletics Alumni and Parents Panel

The McDonnell Center

12:00-2:00 p.m.

Mini-Wellness Fair

Sponsored by the Sport Science Department.

Hilda and Robert R. Butler Lobby, The McDonnell Center

3:00 p.m.

Founders' Day Convocation Honoring Alumni Award Recipients

Alumni Award Recipients:

  • Distinguished Alumnus: Reginald "Reggie" Owens '83 
  • Tower Award: Maribeth Headley Robenolt '82
  • Outstanding Young Alumna: Kaia Kater '16

Reception to follow.

Harper-McNeeley Auditorium, Myles Center for the Arts

4:00-6:00 p.m.

Alumni Football Reunion

American Legion, Post 29

4:30-5:30 p.m.

The Naylor Learning Center Open House and Reception

For alumni of the William James House and Supported Learning Program, and current students and their families.

Second Floor, Albert Hall

5:30-7:30 p.m.

Special Dinner with President Chris A. Wood and First Lady Lisa Wood for Members of the Half-Century Club and Class of 1968 $

Hearthstone, the President's House

8:00-10:00 p.m.

All Campus Reception

Honoring all alumni reunions and celebrating the history of D&E soccer and the 50th anniversary of the 1968 National Championship team. Cash bar.

Halliehurst

 

Saturday, October 13, 2018

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

D&E Bookstore Open

Madden Student Center

8:30-11:00 a.m.

Registration and Information Desk Open

Great Hall, Halliehurst

8:30 a.m.

Breakfast with the Presidents $

  • President Chris A. Wood
  • Board of Trustees Chair William W. Nuttall '70
  • National Alumni Council President Cory A. Toth '06
  • Student Assembly President Madeline "Maddy" Brown '21

Timms Lounge, Madden Student Center

9:00 a.m.

Sigma Phi Epsilon Alumni Volunteer Corporation Annual Meeting

Sigma Phi Epsilon Lodge

9:00 a.m.

Alpha Sigma Phi Business Meeting

Alpha Sigma Phi Chapter Room, Moyer Hall

9:00 a.m.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Business Meeting

Graceland

9:00 a.m.

Alumni vs. Current Team Baseball Game

Allen Athletic Fields

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stirrup Gallery Open

Myles Center for the Arts

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Everything D&E Open

204 Davis Avenue, Downtown Elkins

10:00 a.m.

Q&A with Recording Artist and Outstanding Young Alumna Kaia Kater '16

"From D&E to the International Stage"

Robbins Memorial Chapel

10:00 a.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Induction

  • Shellie Burda '91
  • Glenn A. Davis '83
  • William R. Hitchner '59
  • John "Jack" Sanzari '56
  • Carmel L. Shearer '82
  • Charles A. Straw '70

Hilda and Robert R. Butler Lobby, The McDonnell Center

11:00 a.m.

Alumni vs. Current Team Softball Game

Joni Smith Softball Field, Allen Athletic Fields

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

All Campus Picnic $

Complimentary for Half-Century Club Members and the Class of 1968.

The McDonnell Center

12:30 noon

Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Dominican University

Crowning of Miss D&E and Mr. Senator immediately following.

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

1:00 p.m.

Poetry in the Parlor - "The Letting Go," A Special Poetry Reading with Professor Bill King

Parlor, Halliehurst

2:00 p.m.

Tedford Choir Reunion

Library, Halliehurst

3:00 p.m.

Panhellenic Afternoon Tea for Alumni Sisters

Sponsored by Phi Omega Mu and Zeta Alpha Xi.

Graceland

3:30 p.m.

Women's Soccer vs. Ohio Dominican University

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

4:00 p.m.

Concert Featuring International Recording Artist and Outstanding Young Alumna Kaia Kater '16

Robbins Memorial Chapel

5:00-7:30 p.m.

Pig on the Porch $

Halliehurst

6:00 p.m.

Alumni Football Dinner

C.J. Maggie's

7:00 p.m.

Celebration of Soccer Banquet $

Featuring recognition of the 50th anniversary of the 1968 National Championship team. $50/person; $12 children 12 and under. Proceeds benefit D&E soccer programs.

The McDonnell Center

9:00 p.m. - midnight

The Icehouse 50th Anniversary Celebration $

$5 cover charge with registration. $10 cover charge without registration. Cash bar. Fundraiser for The Icehouse Preservation Fund.

The Icehouse

 

Sunday, October 14, 2018

8:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Hike

Led by Dr. Rick Gage, assistant professor and director of outdoor recreation management. Bring water and wear appropriate attire. Lunch provided.

Meet on the Halliehurst porch

9:00 a.m.

1904 Society and Heritage Society Breakfast

Hosted by President Chris A. Wood and First Lady Lisa Wood. By invitation.

Hearthstone, the President's House

10:00 a.m.

Paintball

Veterans Paintball Course, Allen Athletic Fields

10:30 a.m.

Chapel Service

Includes Memorial Service honoring alumni and members of the D&E community who died within the past year. Led by the student Chapel Team of D&E's 1001 New Worshiping Community.

Robbins Memorial Chapel

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Farewell Buffet Brunch $

Graceland

Schedule is subject to change.
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