Homecoming 2017

The Alumni Relations team and all of campus are excited to welcome back our beloved Bereans to Homecoming 2017, November 17-19.
This year, alumni and guests can attend a regular season Mountaineers game, both men’s and women’s, on Sat., Nov. 18 at Seabury Center.
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See the schedule below. More events will be added as they are confirmed (last updated: 9-12-17).

 

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017

TimeEvent

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Juried Alumni Exhibition


Lower Traylor Gallery, Rogers-Traylor Art Building


View more than 50 pieces from nearly 40 alumni artists, ranging from class of 1964 to 2014

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration


Woodson Lounge, Alumni Building

3:00 PM

Juried Alumni Exhibition Closing Reception


Lower Traylor Gallery, Rogers-Traylor Art Building


View more than 50 pieces from nearly 40 alumni artists, ranging from class of 1964 to 2014 and gather with fellow alumni.

6:00 PM

Alumni Award Celebration


Boone Tavern Event Center


Come celebrate our newest alumni award recipients:
- Dr. Kathy Bullock, Honorary Alumnus
- Keith Bullock, Honorary Alumnus
- Dr. Billy Wooten '98, Outstanding Young Alumnus
- Bill Daugherty '76, Distinguished Alumnus

7:00 PM

Black Student Union Pageant


Phelps-Stokes Auditorium

8:00 PM

American Idiot musical


Jelkyl Drama Center


Directed by Jessica Slaton Green '07 and Emmanuel Stokes '08; costumes by Miranda Kau '04; lighting by Lacey Gresham '11; and stage managed by Sam Jenkins '09

9:00 PM - midnight

Block Party on the Square


College Square - behind Boone Tavern


Free food from local eateries and D.J. Jaydn Sol (Tre' Sims '15) will keep you dancing through the night!

Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

TimeEvent

9 AM - 3 PM

Check-in/Registration


Woodson Center, Alumni Building

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

African Students' Association Diaspora Networking & Career Panel


Woods-Penn Commons


ASA alumni will share advice and experience with current ASA members. All are welcome to attend.

10 AM

Town Hall with Pres. Lyle Roelofs


TBD

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

BereaFEST


Fairchild Lawn


A family-friendly afternoon of student organizations, booths, inflatables, food trucks and music.

11:45 AM - 1 PM

Class Photos


Fairchild Steps


1992 - 11:45 AM
1997 - 12:00 PM
2002 - 12:15 PM
2007 - 12:30 PM
2012 - 12:45 PM
2017 - 1:00 PM

11 AM

Mountaineer Basketball Players & Supporters Awards Brunch


Baird Lounge, Alumni Building
Tickets are $15. Pre-order your tickets when you register online.

1:00 - 5 PM

Juried Alumni Exhibition


Lower Traylor Gallery, Rogers-Traylor Art Building


View more than 50 pieces from nearly 40 alumni artists, ranging from class of 1964 to 2014

1:30 - 3:30 PM

Black Music Ensemble Annual Homecoming Concert


Union Church

2 PM

Women's Basketball


Seabury Gym


vs. Brevard College

2 - 4 PM

Country Dancers Alumni Dance and Reception


Dance Studio, Seabury Center


All Country Dancers Alumni and their families are welcome!

4 - 5:30 PM

Alumni Chapel & Concert Choir Rehearsal


Union Church Sanctuary


Conductor: Prof. Stephen Bolster


Pianist:
Prof. Lindsay Clavere


Reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall

4:00 - 6 PM

Center for International Education Reception


Commons, Woods-Penn


For former international students and those who studied abroad

7:30 PM

Men's Basketball Game


Seabury Gym


vs. Johnson University

8:00 PM

American Idiot musical


Jelkyl Drama Center


Directed by Jessica Slaton Green '07 and Emmanuel Stokes '08; costumes by Miranda Kau '04; lighting by Lacey Gresham '11; and stage managed by Sam Jenkins '09

9 PM

Alumni Reception


Boone Tavern
Tickets are $5. Pre-order your tickets when you register online.

Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017

TimeEvent

9 AM

Alumni Chapel & Concert Choir Rehearsal


Union Church


Followed by continental breakfast in the Fellowship Hall at 9:45 a.m.

10:30 AM

Alumni & Student Worship Service


Union Church


Special performance by the Alumni Choir directed by Prof. Stephen Bolster

11:30 AM - 2 PM

Alumni Brunch


Boone Tavern


$21 adults
$12 children
For reservations, call (859) 985-3700

1 - 5 PM

Juried Alumni Exhibition


Lower Traylor Gallery, Rogers-Traylor Art Building


View more than 50 pieces from nearly 40 alumni artists, ranging from class of 1964 to 2014

Take a look at Homecoming 2016!

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