Homecoming 2013 schedule

Building Tomorrow’s Traditions

October 18-20, 2013

 

Friday, October 18, 2013

 

Wellness Center Open/Tours Available

6 a.m. – 8 p.m.

 

AFST Annual Alumni Golf Outing

Gibson Bay Golf Course

Golf Scramble with teams of 4

Multiple prizes, Mulligans sold at the Golf Outing, 1 for $2 each or 3 for $5, cash only

Must RSVP and purchase tickets in advance by Wednesday, October 16th with Julie Rossman  julie_rossman@mymail.eku.edu

7:15 a.m.

 

Alumni House Open

Take a walk down memory lane as you browse through Milestones

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Department of Recreation & Park Administration 4th Annual Homecoming Kickball Game!

Undergrads vs. Alumni & Faculty, Intramural Fields

For more information contact Dr. Jon McChesney at jon.mcchesney@eku.edu

12:30 p.m.

 

Beta Theta Pi’s Annual Golf Outing at Arlington

1:30 p.m.

RSVP to Kyle Nicholas, 502-619-1812 or Don Perry, 606-923-9988

 

EKU Soccer vs. Murray State

4:00 p.m.

 

College of Justice & Safety Alumni Reception

Paddy Wagon Irish Pub, 150 East Main Street, Richmond 

RSVP to 859-622-8244 or Pauline.Lively@eku.edu

Note:  Alumni and guests attending this event must be at least 21 years old

5-7 p.m.

 

AFST Annual Alumni Banquet

Stratton Cafe, Stratton Building, EKU Campus

Door prizes & raffles (Tickets for raffles are cash only)

Must RSVP and purchase tickets in advance by Thursday, October 10th with Julie Rossman    julie_rossman@mymail.eku.edu

Doors open at 7:00 pm with dinner being served at 7:30 pm

 

Beta Theta Phi

Social at Arlington Country Club

7 p.m. to midnight

RSVP to Kyle Nicholas, 502-619-1812 or Don Perry, 606-923-9988

 

EKU Volleyball vs. Tennessee Tech

Alumni Coliseum

7 p.m.

 

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013

 

 

Alumni House Open

Drop by for a visit, have a cup of coffee, browse through Milestones

8 a.m. to Noon.

 

Beta Theta Pi

Breakfast at Gillums, Main St. 

8:30 a.m.

 

Wellness Center Open/Tours Available

10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

 

Annual 5K Homecoming Run

For more details or to register online go to the following

http://www.campusrec.eku.edu/eku-homecoming-5k-2013

10 a.m. (Just prior to Homecoming Parade)

 

 

HOMECOMING PARADE

Join in the festivities of the Annual Homecoming Parade!

10 a.m.

 

The Family and Consumer Sciences will host a Homecoming Brunch Open House

Willie Moss Family Living Center, 108 Burrier Building.  All FCS Department Alums are invited and may bring a guest.  Please RSVP by calling 859-622-6173 or email Paula Hansford at paula.hansford@eku.edu

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

EKU Alumni and Friends

Annual Alumni Colonel Tailgate

Alumni Coliseum Parking Lot

10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Look for your Fraternity/Sorority Flag in the AC Lot (many will be represented)

Check out your College/Department in the AC Lot (many will be represented)

 

AS PART OF THE HOMECOMING CELEBRATION, THE STUDENT ALUMNI AMBASSADORS ARE TRYING TO GATHER 7,000 JARS OF PEANUT BUTTER FOR HAITI.  ONE JAR SUPPLIES A CHILD ENOUGH PROTEIN FOR ONE MONTH.  BRING A JAR TO THE SAA/EKU INTERNATIONAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TABLE AT THE HOMECOMING TAILGATE!  THIS WILL ENTER YOU INTO A DRAWING FOR TICKETS FOR TWO AT THE EKU DAY AT THE RACES ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2013.

 

AFST's 3rd Annual Alumni Chili Cook-Off

Homecoming Tailgating at AFST's engine

Come try out the FSE's faculty, staff, current students and Alumni's chili.

Sample them all for $5 or buy a bowl of your favorite for $3, Cash only

Multiple prizes awarded for the best and most famous chili's.

Please contact Julie Rossman to sign up to compete in the cook-off by Wednesday, October 16th.  julie_rossman@mymail.eku.edu

10 a.m.

 

EKU Volleyball vs. Jacksonville State

Alumni Coliseum

Noon

 

EKU - Educational Talent Search Alumni Reunion

Educational Talent Search Program invites you to attend Open House

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Telford House, EKU

252 Summit St.

(Please park in the commuter lot on the corner of Summit St. & Madison Dr.)

(859) 622-5425

Noon  to 3 p.m.

 

EKU COLONELS vs. Tennessee Tech – Homecoming Football Game

Roy Kidd Stadium

3 p.m. Kickoff

 

Halftime of the Homecoming Football Game

Join the celebration as the 2013 Homecoming King and Queen are crowned

 

Beta Theta Pi

Annual Alumni Reunion

Gillums on the By-Pass

5:30 p.m.

RSVP to Kyle Nicholas, 502-619-1812 or Don Perry, 606-923-9988

 

Beta Theta Pi

Downtown Bar Crawl, Ride the Trolley and relive Richmond’s nightlife

RSVP to Kyle Nicholas, 502-619-1812 or Don Perry, 606-923-9988

 

Sunday, October 20, 2013

 

EKU Keeneland Day at the Races.  $50 per person, tickets are on a first come, first serve basis.  Contact Donna Lazzara at donna.lazzara@eku.eduor by calling 859-622-2836 for ticket reservations.

 

On this day, the national anthem will be performed by EKU student Cheyenne Jennings.She is a current member of the Kentucky Army National Guard. Jennings is a a senior in the American Sign Language Interpreter Training Program and works on campus in the Financial Aid office. In addition, she is the secretary of EKU's Military Vet club.

 

EKU Soccer vs. Austin Peay

1 p.m.