Homecoming Reunion Weekend 2016 Schedule of Events

Special Reunions

  • Class of 1966 – 50th anniversary
  • Neuroscience/Psychobiology - 40th anniversary
  • Chi Omega – 65th anniversary
  • Lambda Chi Alpha – 60th anniversary
  • Harlaxton College 45th anniversary

Thursday, October 13

7:00 p.m.

Patricia Snyder Lecture Series: Bennett Omalu

Friday, October 14

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

University Bookstore open
15% discount on sportswear and other fan items to all alumni all weekend!

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Harlaxton Society Board Luncheon and Meeting
John H. Schroeder Boardroom, Library

Noon – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Admission Open, Olmsted Administration Hall
Prospective Legacy students (high school age) can stop by and complete an interest card to receive a free UE tee shirt.

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Homecoming Headquarters Open
Class of 1957 Atrium and Grand Lobby, Ridgway University Center

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Student Poster Exhibits
Koch Center for Engineering and Science Atrium

3:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Coffee Chat with Faculty
Dunigan Lounge, Schroeder Family School of Business

3:00 p.m.

Dr. Guy Banta Distinguished Lecture Series
Jason Pitt ‘07 - The Causes and Costs of Constant Neural Activity
Vectren Lecture Hall, Room 100, Koch Center for Engineering and Science

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Alumni Association Board of Directors meeting
John H. Schroeder Board Room, Bower Suhrheinrich Library

4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Reception for Natural Science and Mathematics Students, Faculty, Alumni and Guests
Melvin Peterson Gallery, corner of Weinbach and Lincoln Avenues

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Social
Fehn House, 519 S. Rotherwood Avenue

6:00 p.m.

Chi Omega Alumnae Social
Phillips Alcove of the Ridgway University Center

7:00 p.m.

Lambda Chi Alpha Alumni Social
Tin Man Brewery, 1430 W. Franklin Street

Harlaxton 45th Reunion Social and Gregory Gregory Celebration
Ri Ra’s Irish Pub, 701 NW Riverside Avenue

Chemistry Alumni Mixer
Acropolis Restaurant, 501 N. Green River Road

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Social
Schaum’s Pizzeria, 204 S. Green River Road

Saturday, October 15

8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Alumni Association Board of Directors Meeting
Room 172, Schroeder Family School of Business Administration Building

8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Advisory Council Meeting
Room 102, Koch Center for Engineering and Science

8:00 a.m.

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Annual Alumni Breakfast
Schaum’s Pizzeria, 204 S. Green River Road

9:00 a.m.

The Ace Race presented by Ace CARE
5K fun run on campus to support Ace CARE, UE’s pro bono PT clinic run by UE Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant students
Register on Walnut Street near Moore Hall

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Homecoming Headquarters open
Class of 1957 Atrium and Grand Lobby, Ridgway University Center

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Office of Admission Open, Olmsted Administration Hall
Prospective Legacy students (high school age) can stop by and complete an interest card to receive a free UE tee shirt.

9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Harlaxton Headquarters and Marketplace open
Krannert Gallery

9:30 a.m.

Campus Tour departs for Homecoming HQ
Let your tour guide know what part of campus you’d like to revisit or see for the first time!

10:00 a.m.

Harlaxton College 45th Anniversary presentation
The Semi-secret Carvings of Harlaxton’s Long Gallery
Mark Valenzuela, associate professor of civil engineering
Wheeler Concert Hall

10:00 a.m. – Noon

Lambda Chi Alpha Brunch and Open House
Lambda Chi Alpha House, Weinbach Avenue

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

University Bookstore Hours
15% discount on sportswear and other fan items to alumni all weekend

11:00 a.m.

Harlaxton College 45th Anniversary presentation
Interactive History: Harlaxton Manor as Museum
A round-robin presentation by Professor Kristina Arnold’s Spring 2016 Gallery & Museum Studies students Harlaxton History
Wheeler Concert Hall

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 50th Reunion Luncheon and DVD Presentation
Eykamp Hall 253 – 255, Ridgway University Center

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Neuroscience / Psychobiology 40th Anniversary Lunch honoring Dr. John Lakey
Class of 1959 Gallery, Ridgway University Center

Noon – 2:00 p.m.

Chi Omega 65th Reunion Luncheon
Eykamp Hall 251, Ridgway University Center

Noon

Harlaxton Cash and Carry Lunch available
Krannert Gallery

1:30 p.m.

Harlaxton College 45th Anniversary: State of the Manor by Principal Gerald Seaman
Wheeler Concert Hall

2:00

Chi Omega Suite Open House
Panhellenic Suite Building, 2032 Lincoln Avenue

2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Homecoming Carnival
East Ridgway Terrace Lawn
Sponsored by the Student Activities Board
Food, games, fun for students and alumni! For those 21 and over, stop by the Alumni Hospitality Tent. Beer and wine available for purchase.

5:00 p.m.

Men’s Soccer vs. Loyola
Arad McCutchan Stadium

6:00 p.m.

Lambda Chi Alpha Reunion Dinner
Old National Events Plaza

Nurses from the Class of 1966 Dinner Ri Ra Irish Pub, 701 NW Riverside Drive

7:30 p.m.

Homecoming Fireworks Arad McCutchan Soccer Stadium
At the conclusion of the men’s soccer game there will be a 10- 15-minute firework display visible from the North soccer practice field and H-Lot.

Sunday, October 16

11:00 a.m.

University Worship Service
Neu Chapel

Noon – 2:00 p.m.

University Bookstore Hours
15% discount on sportswear and other fan items to all alumni all weekend

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Homecoming Brunch Honoring the 40+ Club
Eykamp Hall, Rooms 251-255, Ridgway University Center

1:00 p.m.

Mass with Bishop Thompson
Neu Chapel

Sunday, October 16

3:00 p.m.

Crick Lecture in Cognitive and Neural Sciences
Evaluating Neurocogntive Outcomes in Pediatric Survivors of Cerebral Malaria
Dr. Rachel Brim is a 2007 Psychobiology graduate, she earned her medical training at Michigan State University and is currently a Resident, Pediatrics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital.

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