Homecoming Weekend

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

Schedule is subject to change
$ = cost associated with this event
 

Friday, October 14, 2016

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

Registration and Welcome Desk Open

Great Hall, Halliehurst

12:00-2:00 p.m.

Mini-Wellness Fair

Sponsored by the Sport Science Department.

Hilda and Robert R. Butler Lobby, The McDonnell Center

3:00-4:30 p.m.

D&E High Tea with Current and Retired Faculty and Staff

Halliehurst

6:00-8:00 p.m.

Dinner with President Chris Wood and First Lady Lisa Wood $

The Joni and Buck Smith Arts Forum, Myles Center for the Arts

9:00 p.m.

Party

Sponsored by The Icehouse Club.

The Icehouse

 

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - D&E Day of Giving

8:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Registration and Welcome Desk Open

Great Hall, Halliehurst

8:00-9:30 a.m.

All Alumni and Students Breakfast $

Hosted by D&E's National Alumni Council.

Benedum Dining Room

9:00-10:00 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, Darby Hall

9:00 a.m.

Tau Kappa Epsilon Business Meeting

Graceland

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

All Campus Picnic with Alumni and Students $

Augusta Dance Pavilion

12:00 noon

Women's Soccer vs. Kentucky Wesleyan College

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

12:30-2:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Induction and Half Century Club Luncheon $

Open to all alumni from the Class of 1966 and before. Complimentary for Half Century Club members and induction class. Guests $

The Joni and Buck Smith Arts Forum, Myles Center for the Arts

2:30 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Kentucky Wesleyan College

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

5:00 p.m.

Women's Lacrosse Scrimmage

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

6:00 p.m.

Alumni Awards Presentation and Reception $

The Joni and Buck Smith Arts Forum, Myles Center for the Arts

Alumni Award Recipients:

  • Distinguished Alumna: Barbara A. Porter, '76
  • Tower Award: Paul S. Stirrup, '60
  • Outstanding Young Alumna: Kathleen E. MacGregor, '08
7:00 p.m.

Men's Lacrosse Scrimmage

Nuttall Field, Allen Athletic Fields

7:30 p.m.

Trivia Night

Timms Lounge, Madden Student Center

10:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Student Homecoming Dance

Includes the presentation of Miss D&E and Mr. Senator.

Pit Dance Studio, Myles Center for the Arts

 

Sunday, October 16, 2016

9:00 a.m.

1904 Society and Heritage Society Breakfast

Hosted by Board of Trustees Chair June Myles and President Chris Wood and First Lady Lisa Wood. By invitation.

Hearthstone

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 Benfield-Vick Chaplain Rev. Kevin Starcher.

Robbins Memorial Chapel

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Alumni Farewell Buffet Brunch $

Graceland