Homecoming 2010 Schedule of Events for Alumni & Friends
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Thursday, Nov. 11
» Black Alumni Reunion Professional Panel − 11 a.m.-12 p.m., in the Black Cultural Center, second floor, Roaden University Center.
» Black Alumni Reunion Professional Day Social − 6:30-7:30 p.m., Noble Cody Suite, second floor, Roaden University Center.
» Black Alumni Reunion Social − 9-11 p.m., Baymont Inn & Suites, Cookeville.
» College of Arts & Sciences Board of Visitors meeting − 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., TTU Oakley STEM Center.
» Pep Rally − 5 p.m., Memorial Gym on the Quad.
» Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner − 6:30 p.m., in the Multipurpose Room on the second floor of the Roaden University Center. Cost is $25 per person. Reservations are required: Please call (931) 372-3940 by Monday, Nov. 8, and ask for Sandy Zimmerman to make a reservation.
» NPHC Step Show − 7 p.m., located in Derryberry Auditorium. Please contact the Office of Minority Affairs at (931) 372-3392 for information or to purchase tickets.
» Alumni Mixer hosted by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., and Omicron Phi Alumni − 11 p.m.-2:30 a.m., Ruby Tuesday's located on Interstate Dr., Cookeville. Tickets are $30. $5 cover charge for general entry. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Diversity Scholarship Endowment. Ages 21 and over. Business casual dress.
Saturday, Nov. 13
» Speech Team Alumni Breakfast − 8 a.m., in the Faculty Dining Room of the Cafeteria on the first floor of the Roaden University Center.
» TTU Alumni Breakfast − 9 a.m., in the second floor lobby of the Roaden University Center.
» College of Business Parade Watching Party − 9:45 a.m., at the home of Lee and Kim Jones, 67 N. Dixie Ave. Breakfast pastries, coffee and hot chocolate will be available. Please RSVP online at www.tntech.edu/cob by Tuesday, Nov. 9.
» Homecoming Parade − 10:30 a.m. Parade route begins on South Dixie Ave., and ends on 12th St., behind Tucker Stadium.
» Faculty and Alumni Booksigning − 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., University Bookstore, 1st floor of the University Center. Faculty and alumni authors will be signing their books in the bookstore. Stop by and check out these great books and meet the authors!
» Alumni Rugby Match − 11 a.m., Rugby field on Dixie Ave. in front of Walton House.
» Sorority Chapter Suites Open House − 11 a.m.-1 p.m., New Hall North (the newest dorm across the street from the Roaden University Center).
» Alumni & Friends Tailgate Lunch − 11 a.m.-1 p.m., in Magic 98.5 Tailgate Park behind Tucker Stadium. In addition to the TTU Alumni tent, various other groups will have tents or tables set up for alumni and friends — some with displays, giveaways and faculty present.
» College of Business Lunch for Alumni, Professors and Staff − 11:30 a.m., Johnson Hall. Please RSVP online at www.tntech.edu/cob by Tuesday, Nov. 9.
» Homecoming Football Game − 1:30 p.m., at Tucker Stadium. Cheer for the Golden Eagles as they take on Eastern Kentucky University!
» TTU Volleyball Match − 4:30 p.m. - Cheer for the Golden Eagle volleyball team as Tech hosts Southeast Missouri in Eblen Center. It's Senior Day and the final match of the regular season. Free admission.
» Chemistry Alumni Homecoming Reception − Following the game, join faculty and alumni for a post-game reception (chili, desserts and hot coffee/chocolate), rolling slide presentations and personal tours of Foster Hall. We'll also have tables set up at the pre-game Tailgate with lots of fun activities and balloon sculpting for kids, students and alumni!
» Civil & Environmental Engineering Alumni Cookout − The CEE Advisory Board and the ASCE Student Chapter will host a free Civil & Environmental Engineering Alumni Cookout following the game under the tents in the tailgate park. They'll also be featuring a Cornhole Tournament!
» Wesley Foundation After-the-Game Reception − Following the game, upstairs at the Wesley Foundation.
» Scholarship Banquet Celebrating the 20th year of the Black Cultural Center − 6-7:30 p.m., Tech Pride Room, first floor, Roaden University Center. Business attire is suggested. No charge to attend. Please RSVP by Wednesday, Nov. 10. Call (931) 372-3392 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
» Wesley Foundation Reunion Coffee House Event − 7:30-10 p.m., in the Wesley Foundation basement. Lots of music from "back then," comedy, drama and some "favorite" readings.
» Ag. Foundation Banquet − 6 p.m., at the Hyder-Burks Pavilion. Please call (931) 372-3149 for more information or to make reservations.
» Alumni Mixer hosted by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. & Omicron Phi Alumni − 9-11:30 p.m., Baymont Inn & Suites, Cookeville. $2 cover.
Sunday, Nov. 14
» Black Alumni Reunion Worship Service − 10 a.m., at Trinity Baptist Church, 613 W. Broad St., Cookeville.
» Wesley Foundation Sunday Morning Service − 8:30-9:45 a.m. Coffee and light breakfast, 9:45 a.m. - Group photo, Service led by Rev. Bob Lewis begins at 10 a.m., Wesley Arena Chapel. Please call Jim Brock at 1-800-466-1909 for more information.
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