Geneva College



Homecoming 2010

Join us for Homecoming 2010 at Geneva College!

Celebrate Geneva's commitment to the Great Commission at Homecoming 2010.

Discover how the Geneva community is reaching out into all the world, near and far. Meet old friends and favorite professors. Enjoy the fun of the College Hill Street Festival and Golden Tornadoes football game. Plan now to attend. 

Reunion Years:
1980 30th Reunion
1985 25th Reunion
1990 20th Reunion
1995 15th Reunion
2000 10th Reunion
2005 5th Reunion
Special Reunions:
Golden Tornadoes
Alumni Band

Homecoming Schedule
8:30 a.m.  Registration  Old Main Lawn 

All alumni and parents are asked to stop at the registration tent to check in and pick up any necessary information or tickets.  

8:30 a.m.   25-Year Reunion Breakfast  Presidents’ Dining Room 

Members of the class of 1985 and their families are encouraged to start the day off by reconnecting with former classmates. Reservations required. Cost: $8/person. 

9-11 a.m.  Campus Tours  Alexander Hall, lower lobby 

Visit the Office of Enrollment Services if you would like to learn more about Geneva. Appointments are required. Register by October 1 online or 800-847-8255.  

10 a.m.-12 p.m.  Academic Reception  Old Main Lawn 

Current and former faculty and staff will be available at the registration tent to greet you as you return to campus. Look for the schedule in the registration tent to find out who will be on hand.  

10 a.m.-4 p.m.  College Hill Festival  Pedestrian Mall 

Artisans, vendors, live music and great food come together to make this a day of fun on Geneva’s campus. Open to the public.  

10 a.m. Cultural Performances Old Main Lawn

Join the "Into All the World" celebration by checking out a wide selection of local groups displaying their various skills and talents. Check the registration tent for specific group times.

10 a.m.-3:p.m.  Into All the World Tent  Library Lawn 

Take time to walk through our display tent and explore the various ways that Geneva has gone “Into All the World”.  

10 a.m. Musical Performances Memorial Lawn

Come listen to great music by some of our area’s most talented musicians. Check the registration tent for specific group times.

11 a.m. Baseball Reunion Baseball Field

Alumni Baseball team members are invited to join with our current baseball team for an alumni game followed by a cookout. Please RSVP to Alan Sumner at with the number attending and your t-shirt size.

11:15 a.m. Alumni Luncheon Alexander Hall

This is a special time for all alumni. Classes of '80, '85, '90, '95, '00, and '05 will have designated tables so members can join together over lunch. President Ken Smith will give a brief campus update. Reservations are required. $10/person

12:30-3:30 p.m. It’s a Small World McKee Lawn

Kids are invited to enjoy games, balloons, face painting and a petting zoo.

1 p.m.  McCartney Library 80th Birthday Celebration  McCartney Library 

Tune your ears at 1 p.m. and listen for the sound of the carillon as McCartney Library celebrates its 80th Birthday.

1 p.m. Reunion Photos Benedum Room

Members of the classes of ’80, ’85, ’90, ’95, ’00, and ’05 come to the Benedum Room to have your class photo taken.

1 p.m. Tennis Match Beaver Falls High School

Come cheer on the Tennis team as they face Pitt-Bradford.  

1:30 p.m. Golden Tornado (ages 60+) Reunion McCartney Library, West Reading Room

Members of our “golden” alumni are encouraged to stop by the library and get reconnected with former classmates and friends. Reservations required.

1:30 p.m. Josh Guthrie Remembrance Old Main Lawn

We will be remembering the life of Joshua Guthrie '08 and celebrating the legacy he has left. For more information about Josh visit

3:30 p.m. Pregame Homecoming Crowning Ceremony Reeves Field

Witness the crowning of the 2010 Homecoming king & queen, as well as the musical talents of Geneva’s marching band.

4 p.m. Football Game: Geneva vs. Waynesburg Reeves Field

Support the Golden Tornadoes as they play the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets. The Alumni Band will perform at half-time. Purchase tickets at the registration area on Old Main lawn or at the Reeves Field ticket booth before the game. Tickets are $5 adults; $3 college student, Child (12 and under), or senior citizen. (NOTE: Geneva students are free with ID).


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Upcoming Events
The Genevans Christmas "Glad Tidings" Concert
1st Presbyterian Church, Beaver Falls 7:00 p.m.

The Genevans welcomes Christmas season with “Glad Tidings!”
The ensemble will perform its annual Christmas concerts on Dec. 5 and 6.
Geneva vocalists perform well at Tri-State competition
Five music majors competed against peers from PA, OH and WV.
Geneva Reading Series: Nostalgia
Literary and musical talent will be on display on Wed., Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.
Cornuet remembers brother with help from football
Reprinted with permission from the Beaver County Times.
Athletic Department adds three programs
Geneva’s list of varsity sports expands to include Men’s and Women’s Golf and Men’s Tennis.