HOMECOMING 2020 SCHEDULE

This page will be updated throughout the year. Visit often.


FRIDAY
OCTOBER 9, 2020

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.Recognition of the Zeddies Chair of Economics
Details coming soon

5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Class of 1970 Gathering
Located at Betsy Milligan Johnson '70 and the late Jerry Johnson '69 home. More details can be found on the reunion page.

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Welcome Receptionhosted by the ALC (Alumni Leadership Council) - Campus Center
All alumni, faculty, staff & friends are invited to Kick-off Homecoming Weekend with President Lambert, college leadership, families, alumni, students, faculty, and staff. Light appetizers and a cash bar will be available.

8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Campus Concert & Bingo- Withrow Activities Center
Join students, faculty, staff, and alumni for an evening of great music and bingo!

This year, Sub Radiowill be performing.

SATURDAY
OCTOBER 10, 2020

HOMECOMING AND REUNION CHECK-IN WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE TAILGATE LOT. REUNION CLASSES WILL BE ABLE TO CHECK IN AT THEIR REUNION LOCATION. CHECK YOUR REUNION PAGE FOR MORE DETAILS

8:30 a.m. - Race begins
(7:30 a.m. check-in)

The Scenic: A 5K with a View. This run/walk begins and ends at the Alumni Stadium.


9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Hanover College Bookstore
-located in the Campus Center

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Shoebox is open!
The Shoebox is a place where you can kick back and relax with friends while enjoying various activities such as- singing karaoke, listening to DJs and bands or watching sports and your favorite TV shows. The menu includes items such as: wraps, burgers, wings/tenders, quesadillas, salads, shakes and more! We also offer beer and wine to those who are 21 years of age and over.

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Campus Tours
Join student ambassadors for a walking tour around campus. Each tour will last approximately 50 minutes.

Tour 1 - Leaves promptly from the Campus Center at 10:00 a.m.
Tour 2 - Leaves promptly from the Campus Center at 10:15 a.m.

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Music for Pianos featuring Dr. Kimm Hollis and Dr. Madlen Batchvarova- CFA
Dr. Kimm Hollis and Dr. Madlen Batchvarova will be presenting a two-piano concert in Fitzgibbon. This is open to the public.


11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


All Alumni and Reunion Check-In/Registration
in the red tent unless otherwise noted below
This is the ONLY check-in and registration option available. If your class is having an evening reunion, you can check in there as well.

11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

GOLDEN PANTHER REUNION
Classes of 1955, 1960, and 1965
Alumni Lounge/Employee Dining Room - Campus Center

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Family Friendly Zone- Withrow Activities Center (Campus Center)
Are you bringing your children to Homecoming Weekend? We hope so and we have you covered! Inside the Withrow Center, there will be nursing areas, quiet zones, and games for you and your children.

HANOVERFEST & REUNIONS
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All alumni and friends are invited to join us for Hanoverfest in the Tailgate Lot!

*Check in and registration from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


HANOVERFEST- Tailgate Lot
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Join the fun! There's something for everyone!

FOOD TENT - Cash Only
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

    • Hamburgers ($4)
    • Veggie Burgers ($4)
    • Grilled Chicken ($5)
    • Hot Dogs ($2)
    • Chips ($1)
    • Cookies ($1)
    • Fruit Cup ($2)
    • Soda ($2)
    • From the Smoker:
    • Pulled Pork ($5)
    • 1/4 Chicken ($6)
    • Smoked Sausage ($4)

RED TENT

  • Inflatables - near visitor seating
  • Free Face Painting (time tbd)
  • Photo Booth (time tbd)
  • Check in for all non reunion alumni - from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. update your information and fill out a nametag.

REUNION ROW

  • Decade tentsfor 1970 & 1975, 1980 & 1985, 1990 & 1995, 2000 & 2005, 2010 & 2015
  • See below for specific reunion information

GOLDEN PANTHER REUNION
CLASSES OF 1955, 1960, and 1965
Reunion Host(s): N/A
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 per person/registration required
Location: Campus Center/Alumni Lounge/Employee Dining Room

  • Class Photo Times - TBD
    *President Lambert will make a special appearance

CLASS OF 1970- 50-Year Milestone Reunion
Reunion Host(s): N/A

Friday, October 9, 2020

  • 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Friday Night Gathering
    Betsy Milligan Johnson '70 will hold a Friday night gathering at her residence located at 2255 South Logan's Point, Hanover, IN 47243. Registration is highly recommended for planning purposes.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • Cost: TBD per person for evening reunion/registration required
  • 5:00 p.m. - Reunion Reception
  • 5:20 p.m. - Special Guest, Professor Darrin Rubino will discuss class gift
  • 5:30 p.m. - Class Photo
  • 5:45 p.m. - President Lambert Welcome
  • 6:00 p.m. - Reunion Dinner (all members from '70 will receive a special gift)
    *Evening reunion location - Campus Center Patio

CLASS OF 1975 - 45-Year Reunion

Saturday, October 10, 2020

  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • TBD - Class Photo

CLASS OF 1980- 40-Year Milestone Reunion
Reunion Host: Carol Smith Schiering

  • Cost: TBD -per person for evening reunion/registration required
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • 5:30 p.m. - Reunion Reception
  • 6:00 p.m. - Class Photo
  • 6:15 p.m. - President Lambert Welcome
  • 6:30 p.m. - Reunion Dinner
    *Evening reunion location - Ogle Center

CLASS OF 1985 - 35-Year Reunion
Reunion Host:

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo at Tent

CLASS OF 1990 - 30-Year Reunion
Reunion Host(s):

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo at Tent

CLASS OF 1995 - 25-Year Milestone Reunion
Reunion Host:

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo at Tent

CLASS OF 2000- 20-Year Reunion
Reunion Hosts:

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo at Tent

CLASS OF 2005 - 15-Year Reunion
Reunion Hosts:

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo

CLASS OF 2010- 10-Year Reunion
Reunion Hosts:

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot Reunion Row
  • TBD - Class Photo

CLASS OF 2015 - 5-Year Reunion
Reunion Hosts: Jessie McGruder and Kaitlyn Knapp

  • Cost: $0/walk up food purchases available (cash only)
  • 11:00 a.m. - Hanoverfest - Tailgate Lot - Reunion Row -Private Tent
  • TBD - Class Photo

Time TBD

VIP Reception by invitation only
Location: TBD

1:30 p.m.

Champions Club Gathering- Private event
(Located in the President's Box of Alumni Stadium)

1:30 p.m.

HC Football vs Anderson
GO PANTHERS!

$7.00 Adults
$2.00 Seniors (60 & up)
$2.00 Children (12 & under)
Free Students, faculty and staff (with I.D.)

40 and 50-Year
EVENING REUNIONS

CLASS OF 1970 - 50-Year Reunion
Reunion Hosts: N/A
Location: Campus Center Patio
5:30 p.m. - Reception
6:30 p.m. - Dinner

CLASS OF 1980- 40 Year Reunion
Reunion Host: N/A
Location: Ogle Center
5:00 p.m. - Reception
6:00 p.m. - Dinner

8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Saturday Night Concert
Join alumni, current student, faculty, and staff for a great evening of music. Selkii will be performing and offering a coffeehouse vibe to end homecoming weekend.

SUNDAY
OCTOBER 11, 2020



10:00 a.m.

Sunday Worship
Hanover Presbyterian Church
174 East Main Street
Hanover, IN 47243

Enjoy the sermon by President Lake Lambert and the musical performances by HC students