Full Homecoming Schedule 2016


Student Homecoming Events: September 26 - 30, 2016

​Monday, September 26 @ 8pm
Powder Puff Football Game -
Thorn Field, Refreshments provided

​Tuesday, September 27 @ 8 pm
Java Jam -
Ketler Rec; Refreshments provided

Wednesday, September 28 @ 8 pm
Homecoming Worship Service - Harbison Chapel

Thursday, September 29 @ 8:30 pm
Pep Rally and Bonfire -
Thorn Field, Bottom of Rainbow Bridge; Refreshments provided

Friday, September 30 @ 8:30 pm
Homecoming Dance -
Breen Student Union, HAL Courtyard; Refreshments provided

FULL WEEKEND PROGRAM

Friday, September 30, 2016

8:30 am - Phi Tau Alpha Golf Outing
Pine Grove Golf Course, Grove City, Pa.

11:30 am - 1956 (60th) Class Reunion Lunch
Grace Room, Rathburn Hall

Noon - Delta Iota Kappa Golf Outing
Pittsburgh National Golf Club

Noon - Kappa Alpha Phi Golf Outing
Cranberry Highlands, Cranberry Township, Pa.

2 - 5 p.m. Check-In and Registration
Hall of Arts and Letters Atrium

3:00 pm - Campus Tour
Meet in Crawford Hall

5:30 p.m. - Jack Kennedy Memorial Alumni Achievement and Distinguished Service Awards Reception/Dinner
Colonnade, Carnegie Alumni Center


​6 pm - 1966 (50th) Class Reunion Mixer
Barmore Room - Grove City Country Club

6:00 pm - 2001 (15th) Class Reunion Informal Gathering
Ketler Rec Room

6 pm - Kappa Alpha Phi 60th Anniversary Mixer
Cranberry Highlands, Cranberry Township, Pa.

6:45 pm - Cross Country Alumni 5K
Thorn Field/Track and Tent Behind Press Box

7 - 10 pm - Delta Iota Kappa Casino Night
Pittsburgh Marriott North, Cranberry Township, Pa.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

8 am - 1 pm - Check-In and Registration
 Hall of Arts and Letters Atrium

8:30 am - Pre-scheduled interviews for children of alumni only
Call 724-458-2100
Admissions Office, Crawford Hall

​8 am - 1956, 1961 & 1966 Class Reunion Breakfast 
Morledge Great Room, Rathburn Hall

8:30 am - 4 pm - WSAJ Broadcasting Live 
MAP Patio

​8:45 am - InterVarsity Missions Fellowship Breakfast 
Crawford Social, Crawford Hall

9 am - Ketler and Faith and Freedom Society Breakfast 
Great Room, Breen Student Union
With greeting by President McNulty at 9:15 a.m.

9 am - Women's Water Polo
Competition Pool - PLC

​9 - 10 am and Noon - 5 pm - Shuttle Service 
Signs in parking areas and event locations

9 - 10:30 am - Continental Breakfast with Willie the Wolverine and Cheerleaders 
GeDunk, Breen Student Union

9 - 10:30 am - Academic Department Breakfasts*
Hall of Arts and Letters, Pew Fine Arts Center and STEM Hall Atrium

9 - 10:30 am - Student Research Showcase 
Lower Level, STEM Hall

9:30 - 9:45 am - President's Official Welcome
Breen Student Union

10 am - Class Photo for Classes of 1971 (45th), 1976 (40th) and 1981 (35th)
Parking lot behind Physical Learning Center

10:15 am - Class Photo for Classes of 1986 (30th) and 1991 (25th)
Parking lot behind Physical Learning Center

10:15 am - 2:30 pm - Men's Soccer Hall of Fame Activities 
Varsity Soccer Field and IM Room, Physical Learning Center

10:30 am - Class Photo for Classes of 1996 (20th) and 2001 (15th)
Parking lot behind Physical Learning Center

10:45 am - Class Photo for Classes of 2006 (10th) and 2011 (5th)
Parking lot behind Physical Learning Center

11 am - Homecoming Parade
Through campus, down Pine and Broad Streets

11 am - Women's Volleyball Match
Arena - PLC

11 am - 1 pm - All-Alumni Lunch (Pay at the door)
Hicks Cafeteria

11 am - 3 pm - Alumni Association Complimentary Beverages
Colonnade, Carnegie Alumni Center

​11:30 am - 1:30 pm - Class Reunion Lunches for 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011
Reunion Tents on Main Quad
   
Advance registration and wristband are required to enter this lunch!

​11:30 am - 1:30 pm - Parents & Grandparents Luncheon
Private Tent on Main Quad
  
Advanced registration and wristbands are required to enter this lunch!

11:45 am - Women's Alumnae Soccer Reception
Grace Room, Rathburn Hall

​Noon - Homecoming VIP Luncheon 
Tent (in grass area by field house)

Noon - 1966 (50th) Class Reunion Lunch
Tent behind Carnegie Alumni Center

12:15 pm - Heritage Luncheon (Classes 1961 & prior)
Class photos for Classes of 1956 (60th) and 1961 (55th) and other class year groupings will be taken during this lunch.
Morledge Great Room, Rathburn Hall

Noon - 3 pm - Future Grovers Play Area*
Main Quad 
*Supported by Kappa Delta Pi,
Secondary Ed. Society and 
the Council for Exceptional Students


Noon - 3 pm - Greek Village
Bottom of Rainbow Bridge (unless otherwise designated)

Noon - 3 pm - Organizations, Teams and Groups
Main Quad (unless otherwise designated)

1 pm - Women's Volleyball Match
Arena - PLC

​1 pm - Women's Alumnae Soccer Game
Varsity Soccer Field

1 pm - Men's Rugby Match
Rugby Pitch

​1 pm - Campus Tour
Meet in Crawford Hall

1:15 pm - Float Awards and Pre-Game Show
Thorn Field

2 pm - Football Game Grove City College vs. Waynesburg University
Thorn Field

3 pm - Women's Volleyball Match
Arena - PLC

3 pm - Men's Rugby Alumni Match
Rugby Pitch

3 - 5 pm - Sigma Phi Omicron Alumni Basketball Game
IM Room - PLC

3 - 5 pm - 1996 (20th) Class Reunion Mixer
Sweet Jeannie's, Downtown Grove City, Pa.

4 - 6 pm - 2006 (10th) Class Reunion Post-Game Mixer
American Legion, (Formerly Legacy Banquet Center)

4:30 - 6:30 pm - Free Outdoor Concert feat. Joel Ansett '12
Downtown Grove City

5 pm - Epsilon Pi Reception and Dinner
Grove City Country Club

​5 pm - Delta Iota Kappa 100th Anniversary Reception and Dinner
Pittsburgh Marriott North, Cranberry Township, Pa.

​5 pm - Men's Alumni Basketball Game
Arena, Physical Learning Center

​5:30 - 7:30 pm - 1981 (35th) Class Reunion Mixer/Dinner
Beans on Broad, Downtown Grove City

6 pm - Women's Alumni Basketball Game
Arena - PLC

​6 pm - 1966 (50th) Class Reunion Dinner
Class Photo to be taken at 6:15 p.m.
Colonnade, Carnegie Alumni Center

6 pm - Pan Sophic 105th Anniversary Reception and Dinner
Doubletree, Cranberry Township, Pa.

​6 pm - Theta Alpha Pi 95th Anniversary Reception and Dinner
Doubletree by Hilton, Cranberry Township, Pa.

​6 pm - Kappa Alpha Phi 60th Anniversary Mixer
Rudy's, Mercer, Pa.

​6 pm - Phi Tau Alpha 50th Anniversary Reception and Dinner
Avalon Country Club, Sharon, Pa.

​6:30 pm - Men's Alumni Lacrosse Alumni Game
Thorn Field

​7 pm - Campus Crusade for Christ Reunion
Grace Room, Rathburn Hall

​8 pm - Ballroom Dance Club
Old MAP Dining Room

Sunday, October 2, 2016

10 am - Homecoming Worship Service  
Message by The Very Rev. John P. Downey '75
Harbison Chapel


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