HOMECOMING 2020 SCHEDULE

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FRIDAY
OCTOBER 9, 2020

5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Alumni Awards Reception and Recognition of the Zeddies Chair of Economics
Details coming soon
5:00 p.m. - Reception with a cash bar and appetizers
5:30 p.m. - Recognition of honorees

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.

6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception
Hosted 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.
*If we are not able to be in person, we will offer a virtual 5K.

9:00 a.m.

Morning Workout
Join Alex Makin, Head of Sports and Conditioning, for a morning workout session. Location TBD.
*If we are not able to be in person, we will offer this via Zoom.


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.

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Presentation: Long College for Women
Join Linda Morice '70 as she discusses the history of the Long College for Women.
*If we are not able to be in person, this will be held via Zoom.


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 3:00 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 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

LOCATION: TAILGATE LOT

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

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.)

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

Sigma Chi - 150th Celebration
Join alumni and current members to recognize the Sigma Chi Chapter on Hanover's campus.
EVENING REUNIONSFor Reunion information, go to https://www.hanover.edu/alumni/events/homecoming/reunions

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

Saturday Night Concert
Join alumni, current students, 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