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Homecoming 2018 Schedule

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Thursday, Oct. 11

Pep Rally and Bonfire
PA German Heritage Center
7:30 p.m.
Alumni are invited to attend what is becoming a yearly tradition, a KU bonfire Pep Rally.

Old Main History Display
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Stop by the Old Main Concourse to view a visual history display.  This is a self-guided tour, so feel free to stop in any week day from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  

Oct. 12

Women’s Soccer vs. Mansfield

3 p.m.
Keystone Field

Field Hockey vs. Shippensburg
4 p.m.
Andre Reed Stadium

Volleyball vs. West Chester
7 p.m.
Keystone Arena
Dig Pink- breast cancer awareness game


Saturday, Oct. 13

Tower Society Reception
9:30 - 11 a.m.
McFarland Student Union

Guests from the tower society will be invited by special invitation to a reception at the MSU Formal Dining Room. President Hawkinson is asked to speak at 10 a.m.  Registration is by invitation only. 

Alumni Appreciation Day

10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Campus Store 

12 p.m. - Midnight
Dixon Marketplace 

Enjoy 30% off all apparel in the KU Campus Store and Dixon Marketplace.

Alumni Partnerships on Main Street
Start your Homecoming early from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. to enjoy all that Downtown Kutztown has to offer.

Sorrelli – 25% off regular price styles and an additional 10% off already reduced clearance styles. Plus, spend $125 or more on a regular priced purchase and receive a FREE necklace!

Women's Lacrosse Alumnae Game
10 a.m.
North Campus Practice Field

Women’s Lacrosse is excited to announce the inaugural alumni game. Registration opens at 9:30 and light breakfast refreshments will be provided on the field. Coach Trainer will be on hand to organize this inaugural alumni match. Be part of this new tradition by registering today. 
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Swimming Alumni Reception

10 a.m.
O'Pake Field House

Join fellow men and women’s swimming alumni for a breakfast reception in the KU Field House. Light breakfast refreshments will be provided along with the opportunity to mingle with swimming alumni across various generations.  Coach Flannery will be there to greet and answer questions. 
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Rugby Pre-Game Reception

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Wiesenberger Alumni Center

Rugby alumni will gather at the Wiesenberger Alumni House prior to the 1:00 alumni game for food and drinks. 
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Miller Art Gallery

Sharadin 12 - 4 p.m.

“Experimentation / Improvisation”

Cub Tent

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Family Friendly Entertainment featuring free food, DJ, inflatables, live animals, personalized balloon creations, golf cart tours, caricatures, and a photo booth to name just a few of the activities provided un
der this tent. Live music provided by Nellie’s Echo, as seen on The Voice.

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Bear Tent

Next to Beck Hall

12 - 2 p.m.
Geared for our alumni 21 and older, enjoy drinks, light food and a chance to connect with alumni.

Guests will need a wrist band for entrance to this tent.   Pre-registration is required.

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Bears' Den

Behind Risley Hall

Stay close to the football tailgate action, but gather with your alumni friends behind Risley Hall. Tables and chairs will be set up, and affinity groups are welcome to call the KU Foundation & Alumni Relations office to reserve a table for their group.  

To register your affinity group, please call the KU Foundation and Alumni Relations Office at 610-683-4110.

Black Alumni Reunion
Bear's Den
Behind Risley Hall

Gather with this affinity group to celebrate with food and music. Pre-Registration is encouraged. If you have any questions, would like to offer to assist with the event, or would like a sweatshirt,  please contact Eric Hill at (985) 796-7455

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College of Business-Gathering of the Golden Guard

12 - 2 p.m.

Both current and retired College of Business Faculty will be returning to campus for this event!

Join with College of Business alumni and remanence with your former faculty members.  Mingle under both the Cub & Bear Tents.  Free food and drinks will be providing under both the Cub and Bear Tent; however, registration is required below.  

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Cinema, Television and Media Production Alumni Tailgate

Tailgate Parking Lot

12 - 2 p.m.

Formally Electronic Media, join with other CTM alumni for a tailgate in the Andre Reed Stadium tailgate lot. Food will be provided and BYOB. To register, please contact CTM Department Secretary, Melissa Lincoln at lincoln@kutztown.edu
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Rec Center

1 p.m. - End of Game

Full buffet, drinks and air-conditioned view of the field, offer alumni a comfortable perspective to watch the game. Tickets are required for this event. Please call the KU Foundation and Alumni Relations office.

**Note that space is limited, so early registration is encouraged.**
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Volleyball vs. Millersville
1 p.m.
Keystone Arena

Football vs. Lock Haven

Andre Reed Stadium

2 p.m.

Cheer on KU Golden Bears as they take on the Bald Eagles of Lock Haven.

S’More Homecoming Dessert Bar

Behind Risley Hall

Immediately Following Game

Not quite ready to end the fun? Stay after the game to enjoy a heated, lighted space behind Risley Hall. Make your own s’mores, enjoy pre-made desserts and sip hot chocolate with fellow golden bears. Live music will be provided by former Kutztown University employees Brian Wlazelek, Michelle Hughes '70 and George Paterno.


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