schedule of events
Friday, OCTOBER 4
All Day Parents: Attend class of your choice with (or without!) your student
2:30 PM Inauguration Ceremony for President Sherilyn Emberton, Location TBA
Reception following ceremony
3-7 PM Homecoming & Family Weekend Registration, Habecker Dining Commons (HDC) (lower level)
Pick up a map for the Scavenger Hunt on Saturday.
5 PM Homecoming Parade, Campus Mall (In case of inclement weather, parade will be canceled.)
Parade of Norms – Dress up like Norm and join in the parade!
After Parade All Campus Dinner – Steak/Salmon, Prices: Adults $11, Children 6-12 $5.25, Children 5 & younger free
HDC (lower level)
6 PM Coronation, HDC (lower level)
*8-9:30 PM Ice Cream Social, with music by James and the Drifters, outside near the HUB
Saturday, OCTOBER 5
8 AM 5K Run/Walk sponsored by Alpha Gamma Pi, Merillat Complex (The PLEX)
(7:30 AM - registration $15, students $10)
8:30 AM Baseball Klopfenstein Open, Norwood Golf Course, Huntington
(Contact Mike Frame at 260-359-4082.) Proceeds benefit the Forester Baseball Team.
9 AM-3 PM Homecoming & Family Weekend Registration, HDC, upper level. Pick up a map for the Scavenger Hunt!
9-10 AM Powder Puff Football Championship Game, Front Campus, Show us your best Norm cheer!
10 AM-3 PM Alumni/Family Scavenger Hunt through Downtown Huntington
Pick up your map at Registration or the HU Bookstore.
10:30-11:30 AM Alumni Powder Puff Football Game, Front Campus
11:30 AM Men's Tennis, HU vs. Marian University (For conference championship), Wildwood Racquet Club, Fort Wayne
NOON Women’s Soccer, HU vs. Marian University
12-1:30 PM Alumni Lunch & 5-Year Class Reunions, ’53, ’58, ’63, ’68, ’73, ’78, ’83, ’88, ’93, ’98, ’03, ’08, HDC
Prices: Adults $6.35, Children 6-12 $4.25, Children 5 & younger free
12-6 PM 4th Annual Book Sale, RichLyn Library, Proceeds benefit the Juried Student Art Exhibit Library Purchase Award.
12:45 PM Alumni Awards, HDC (upper level)
1 PM Women’s Volleyball, HU vs. Spring Arbor University, The PLEX
* Social Work/Sociology/Psychology Reunion, Loew-Brenn Hall, 2nd floor lounge
* History & Political Science Department Reunion, Library Conference Room Attorney Joni Michaud, Voices for Hope PLC, Grand Rapids, Mich., will address the gathering.
* Division of Natural & Mathematical Sciences Reunion, Dowden Science Hall, 1st floor atrium
* Digital Media Arts open house, Martin Center, third floor of Becker Hall
1:30-3 PM Tours of the Department of Nursing and Departmental Reunion, Science Hall, lower level
1:30 & 4 PM* HU Theatre Company production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Studio Theatre, MCA
2-4 PM Games & Activities, The PLEX Fieldhouse -- MOVED BECAUSE OF RAIN
3 PM Norm’s Birthday Party - It’s been 20 years since Norm was named—help us celebrate! THE PLEX -- MOVED BECAUSE OF RAIN
3 PM Women’s Alumni Volleyball Game, Reception following game, The PLEX
5 PM Alumni Baseball Game, Forest Glen Park
7 & 9:30 PM* Davis Hall Follies, Price: $3 general admission, Zurcher Auditorium, MCA. Show us your best Norm skit!
FRIDAY & SATURDAY
All Day Can you find Norm? Take a photo with him and share it with us on Facebook and Twitter!
9 AM-5 PM Visual Arts/Digital Media Arts Faculty Exhibit, Robert E. Wilson Gallery, MCA
10 AM-5 PM HU Bookstore will be open.
*For Davis Hall Follies and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe tickets, call the MCA Box Office: 260-359-4261.
Times and events subject to change