Homecoming 2018 Highlights

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Berea College Homecoming November 15-17, 2019 - Save the Date
Front row, l-r: First Runner Up - Omar Guevara `19, 2017 King - Daryl Sullivan `18, 2017 Queen - Elizabeth Heller `18, King Bearer - Maxton Ponnie, Queen Bearer - Hannah Marie Lakes, 2018 Queen - Maya Riddles `20, 2018 King - Ben Christson `19, and Second Runner Up - Kc Jones `21. Back row, l-r: Austin Weber `20, Christella Philippe `20, Second Runner Up - Marissa Morales `19, Rodney Kimbangu `20, Kierra Moore `19, President Lyle Roelofs, First Lady Laurie Roelofs, Jonathan Ludwig `21, Travis Felty `21, Jihan Muhammed `20, Sara Heady `21, First Runner-Up - Priscila Garcia `19, and Kortney Halliburton. Photo by Ray Davis '11

This year, we celebrated the special reunion classes of 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013 & 2018.

Homecoming 2018 brought more alumni back to Berea than ever before. The campus community welcomed nearly 1,000 alumni and guests with more than 60 receptions, performances and activities. Mark your calendars for HC 2019, scheduled Nov. 15-17.

Alumni award recipients honored during Homecoming 2018

Each year during Homecoming selected Bereans are recognized for their professional accomplishments, contributions to the community, and commitments to the mission of Berea College. This year, Larry Allen ’78 and Jack Roush ’62, received Distinguished Alumnus awards. Silas House, a member of Berea’s teaching faculty, was named Honorary Alumnus. Read more about our recipients

Larry Allen '78
Larry Allen '78
Jack Roush '64
Jack Roush '64
Silas House, Hon. '18
Silas House, Hon. '18

Images from Homecoming 2018

Photo by Ray Davis '11

View a gallery of images from Homecoming 2018 and this album of class photos from the special reunion classes of 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013 and 2018.

Check out these highlights from Homecoming 2018!

Take a look at this video from our third live Town Hall Forum with President Lyle Roelofs

See the full schedule of events and attendee list from Homecoming 2018 (must be logged into Berea Connect to view attendee list)

With your help, we hosted our second Zero-Waste Homecoming last month. Learn more about our Zero-Waste Commitment
The special reunion classes for Homecoming 2018 each had a giving goal. Find out how much was raised by the classes of 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013 and 2018, and how you can contribute to your class giving goal.