FRIDAY OCTOBER 18 Please be advised that events are subject to

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FRIDAY OCTOBER 18
Please be advised that events are subject to change. For the most accurate listing of Homecoming
events, go to www.alumni.albright.edu/hc13 or contact the Alumni Relations Office at 1-877-4117510.
A reservation is required for all events, including complimentary events.
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Registration, Main Lounge, Campus Center
“Hi-Ho-Hi-Ho, It’s off to Homecoming we go!” Pick up your weekend schedule, wristbands,
nametags and complimentary gift!
8 a.m.-4 p.m. Albright Academy,
With courses ranging from biology to Spanish and topics as varied as the Holocaust, popular music,
erotic literature and evolution, Albright faculty will “show you the world” as you sit in on their
Friday classes with Albright students. A full schedule will be available at the registration table, or you
may contact the Alumni Relations office prior to Homecoming. Guided groups will depart for
classes from the Main Lounge, Campus Center. Complimentary
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Campus Tours, Admission Office
“Follow the pied piper” on a scenic tour of campus. Tour departs from the Admission Office in
front of Selwyn Hall, on the hour, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Complimentary
10:30-11:30 a.m. Silver Sneakers, Group Fitness Room, Schumo Center
Trade your “glass slipper” for a pair of sneakers. This class is perfect for first-time exercisers, ages
65+. Complimentary
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Class of 1953 60th Reunion Luncheon, South Lounge West, Campus Center
We’re “thanking our lucky stars” and celebrating this amazing milestone reunion with the Class of
1953. Join reunion committee members Nancy (Neatock) Dettra, Patricia (Miller) Helm, Patricia
(Schearer) Mertz and Elizabeth (Martin) Rudy. Complimentary
4-5 p.m. Pause Café & Café Hispano, Jake’s Java & Jake’s Place, respectively
Join our visiting instructors of French & Spanish, Albright students, and professors from Modern
Foreign Languages for some informal conversation in French at the “Pause Café” or Spanish at the
“Café Hispano.” You’ll “thank your lucky stars” that you attended. Complimentary
6-10 p.m. "That Their Light May Shine" Campaign Launch Celebration, Dining Hall,
Campus Center
This exclusive event honors our most generous donors as we launch Albright's comprehensive
campaign, "That Their Light May Shine"! For more information about how to support the
campaign, please contact John Short, associate vice president for development, at 610-921-7500 or
[email protected] (Celebration by invitation only.) 6p.m. Reception; 7p.m. Dinner; 8 p.m. Program
10p.m.-midnight Class of 2013- Zero Year Reunion, Knight’s Pub 141 Stokesay Castle Lane
Reading
Join your class and SGA officers for a fun night celebrating your first reunion as alumni! Pay as you
go
SATURDAY
OCTOBER 19
Please be advised that events are subject to change. For the most accurate listing of Homecoming
events, go to www.alumni.albright.edu/hc13 or contact the Alumni Relations Office at 1-877-4117510.
A reservation is required for all events, including complimentary events.
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Registration, Plaza, Schumo Center, along 13th Street
“Hi-Ho-Hi-Ho, It’s off to Homecoming we go!” Pick up your weekend schedule, wristbands,
nametags and complimentary gift! (Rain Location: Atrium, Schumo Center)
9-10 a.m. Fit at 50, Group Fitness Room, Schumo Center
After this intermediate group fitness class, you too will be “Hercules!” Complimentary
9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. “Where the Wild Things Are” Tailgating, Armory parking lot, 12th and Bern
Streets (basketball courts)
Alumni, parents and friends who are 21 or older may participate. Park your vehicle on the lot, but
please remember that kegs and glass containers are NOT permitted on campus, and alcohol
regulations will be enforced. No charcoal grills allowed. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping
our parking lot clean and respecting campus rules. (In the event of severe weather, tailgating will be
cancelled.) Note: the Richmond Building parking lot at 12th and Bern Streets is not open for parking.
Complimentary
9 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Cross-Country Meets, County of Berks Youth Recreational Facility
(1110 County Road, Leesport, PA 19533) “Run, run, run as fast as you can;
You can’t catch these fast Albrightians.” Cheer on our Lion runners at their invitational! Men at 9
a.m.; Women at 10 a.m. Complimentary
10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Campus Tours, Admission Office
“Follow the pied piper” on a scenic tour of campus. Tour departs from the Admission Office in
front of Selwyn Hall, on the hour, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Complimentary
10:30-11:30 a.m. “Supercalifragilistic” Homecoming Parade, along 13th Street
“Hickory Dickory Dock,” the parade goes ‘round the block. The reviewing stand will be located in
the center of the Quad along 13th Street. In the event of rain, the parade will be cancelled but floats
will be on display under the Scholl LifeSports Center. Complimentary
11 a.m.-2 p.m. “Be Our Guest” Picnic Lunch, Bollman Gym
“Be our guest! Be our guest! Put our service to the test. Tie your napkin ’round your neck, Cherie,
and we’ll provide the rest.” Adults: $15, Children (ages 5-10) and Albright student w/o meal plan:
$10. Albright students w/meal plan and staff are complimentary with ID
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fairy Tale Block Party, Bollman Gym
Bring the family to visit the setting of your favorite fairy tale at this festival complete with carnival
games, photo booth, prizes and much more! Complimentary
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mad Hatter’s Reunion Lunch, Dining Hall, Campus Center
“Don’t be late for this very important date” for lunch and libations with the reunion classes of 1953,
1963, 1973, 1988, 1993, 2003, 2008 and 2013. $20 per person
11 a.m.-2p.m. Student Government Association Alumni Reunion Lunch, Dining Hall, Campus
Center
Join fellow SGA alumni at this star-studded event! $20 per person
11 a.m.-2p.m. Zeta Omega Epsilon Alumni Reunion Lunch, Dining Hall, Campus Center
Join Jack Roessner ‘61, Christ Kraras ’69 and other Zeta brothers at this informal reunion gathering
as we begin to plan for a Zeta Reunion event on campus in Spring ‘14! $20 per person
1-4 p.m. Albright Lions vs. Wilkes Colonials Football Game, Gene Shirk Stadium
Watch our team become the “Lion Kings” as they defeat Wilkes University. Halftime features
crowning of king and queen; announcement of float and window painting competition winners; and
Albright alumni “Toast Around the Globe.” Reserved Seating, $7; Adults, $5;
Student/Senior/Children over 6, $3. Children under six are free. Albright students and staff are free
with ID. After purchase, reserved football tickets can be picked up at the “Will Call” window at the
main entrance to Shirk Stadium on Exeter Street
5:30-7:30 p.m. Albright College vs. Lebanon Valley College Women’s Soccer Game
Gene Shirk Stadium. The Flying Dutchmen will be “seeing stars” after the lady Lions crush them in
this soccer match! Complimentary
6-10 p.m. Class of 2003 10th Reunion Reception and Dinner, Cutrona Lobby, Science Center
“Twinkle” like the “stars” you are and join reunion committee members, Lauren (Cooley) Boughter,
Tami Correll, Kristin (Lavis) Jenkins, Colleen Kearns, Meghan (Hennessy) Mihal and Angela Tatum
at this awesome reunion event! Reception at 6 p.m.; dinner at 7 p.m. $30 per person
6:30-10:30 p.m. Class of 1963 50th Reunion Reception and Dinner and 50+ Club Induction,
South Lounge, Campus Center
Celebrate this “golden” anniversary with reunion committee members John R. Bailey, Rose
(Quigley) Jamieson, Virginia Miller Leber, Leonard Magargee, Isabelle (Kiss) Miller, Barry Parney,
Eleanor Schlenker, Steward Uhler at this star-studded event! Reception at 6:30 p.m.; dinner at 7:30
p.m. Complimentary
6:30-10:30 p.m. Class of 1973 40th Reunion Reception and Dinner, Main Lounge, Campus
Center
“All for one and one for all” at this exciting reunion event. The “three musketeers” Joe Spadoni,
Edward Harkness and Jeffrey Griffiths have planned an excellent evening for the Class of 1973.
Reception at 6:30 p.m.; dinner at 7:30 p.m. $35 per person
6:30-10:30 p.m. Class of 1988 25th Reunion Reception and Dinner, Mezzanine, Center for the
Arts
“Aim for the stars” with old friends and reunion committee members James Altrichter, Kristina
Anderson, Chris Barto, Luke Huggins, Kent Jackson, Scott Keaton, Laurie (Nebel) Prestia and
Margaret McCoy Warfel as we “shine on” at the Class of 1988’s “Once Upon A Dream” reunion.
Reception at 6:30 p.m.; dinner at 7:30 p.m. $35 per person
6:30-10:30 p.m. Class of 2008 5th Reunion Reception, Roop Hall, Center for the Arts
“Hakuna Matata!” Join reunion committee members Ryan Baumuller, Pauline Del Rosario, Erica
(Rubin) Elrod, Brian Johdos, Jacqui Kappler, Lacey Kondracki, Christopher Lind, Anna Mills, and
Sarah-Ashley Sharpe at this “worry-free” reunion event.
$25 per person
8-10 p.m. Albright vs. Lebanon Valley Men’s Soccer Game
Gene Shirk Stadium. Watch our “kings of the jungle” dominate Lebanon Valley! Complimentary
SUNDAY OCTOBER 20
Please be advised that events are subject to change. For the most accurate listing of Homecoming
events, go to www.alumni.albright.edu/hc13 or contact the Alumni Relations Office at 1-877-4117510.
A reservation is required for all events, including complimentary events.
11-11:45 a.m. Worship Service with Chaplain Paul Clark ’73, Kachel Chapel, Teel Hall
Join in this interfaith religious celebration with fellow Albrightians. Complimentary
11a.m.-1p.m. POPs (Peer Orientation Person) Alumni Reunion, The Pike Café, 930 Pike Street,
Reading
Join fellow POP alumni for a fun reunion bursting with energy and cheer worthy of freshmen
“groupies”! Be sure to wear your favorite POPs t-shirt for an awesome photo opportunity! Food
and drink specials will be available for attendees. Pay as you go
Noon-2 p.m. Annual Alumni Association Awards Brunch, South Lounge, Campus Center
Join us to honor our “brightest stars,” our Alumni Association Award recipients. (Adults, $20;
Children, ages 5-10, $15)
The Jacob Albright Award: John T. Baily ’65
Distinguished Alumnus/a Award: Jay R. Rosan, D.O. ’66 and Julia Kallipolitou Terzis, M.D., FRCS,
Ph.D. ’65
Service to Alma Mater Award: W.C. Jack Miller ‘82
Young Alumni Achievement Award: Brent J. Hurley ’01
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Catholic Mass, Merner-Pfeiffer-Klein Memorial Chapel
Gather for a celebration of the mass with fellow Albrightians. Complimentary
“Brave Little Toast-er” Around the Globe
Can’t be on campus for Homecoming Weekend 2013? Then join us in spirit! Grab your Albright
gear and any local Albrightians you keep in touch with and raise a glass (magic potions are perfectly
acceptable!) to your alma mater on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 2:45 p.m. EST. Take a picture of your toast
and email it to [email protected] by Nov. 8.
Pictures will be posted on A-Space, and the most spirited entry will receive a prize.
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