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 Homecoming & Family Weekend | September 27 - 28, 2019 

For questions please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (724) 847-6590.

2019 Homecoming Schedule of Events

THURSDAY September 26, 2019

ALL DAY

 

Geneva Spirit Day 

Everywhere

Show off your Geneva pride by wearing gold and white! Whether you’re on campus or hundreds of miles away, show your school spirit on social media. Be sure to ‘like’ Geneva College on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram @genevacollege.


FRIDAY September 27, 2019

ALL DAY

 

Select Classes Available for Alumni to Attend

Have you always wondered what the classes you had are like nowadays? Now’s your chance to see for yourself! Geneva College Office of Academic Affairs invites you to sit in on a class. A list of classes that will be open to alumni will be available online later this summer.

9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Campus Store Open

Geneva College Campus Store, Student Center

Browse a wide variety of Geneva College clothing, accessories and other spirited items. Alumni receive a 10% discount.

11 - 5 p.m.

 

Alumni Registration and Hospitality Tent

Location TBD

Check in and receive your official Homecoming 2019 credentials. Stop by to pick up your schedule, nametag, and homecoming gift while you mingle with fellow alumni and friends.

12 p.m.

 

Golden Grads Reunion Luncheon

Benedum, Alexander Hall

Graduates from the classes of 1959 and 1969 will be honored as they celebrate their 50th and 60th reunions. Alumni who have previously celebrated their 50th reunion are also invited to this special luncheon.

*registration is required

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

 

Campus Tours for Alumni

Departing from Alexander Hall

Current students will be available to show you around campus. Whether it’s been 5 years or 50 years since you’ve stepped foot on campus, there are always new things to see!

4 - 7 p.m.

 

Zip Line Open

Behind McKee Hall

4:30 p.m.

 

Classroom Lecture by Dr. Calvin L. Troup, President

West Reading Room, McCartney Library

*registration is required

6 - 8 p.m. 

All Alumni Dinner and Alumni Awards Ceremony

Alex’s, Alexander Hall

Celebrate Geneva College’s noteworthy alumni at the all alumni dinner and alumni awards ceremony. The Distinguished Service Award, Alumni Award, and Young Alumni Award will be given. To submit a nomination for one of the alumni awards, click here. The Genevans will perform as part of the evening’s program. *registration is required

See who's coming

Attendees:

8 p.m.

 

Genevans Concert

Alex’s, Alexander Hall

The Genevans will perform immediately following the All Alumni Dinner and Alumni Awards Ceremony. It is not required for you to attend the dinner in order to attend the concert.

10 p.m.

 

Student Bon Fire

Pearce Overlook

 

SATURDAY September 28, 2019

7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Alumni Registration and Hospitality Tent

Location TBD

Check in and receive your official Homecoming 2019 credentials. Stop by to pick up your schedule, nametag, and homecoming gift while you mingle with fellow alumni and friends.

8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Presidential Pancake Breakfast

The Brig, Student Center

Enjoy President Troup’s homemade pancakes! $6/adult, $4/child

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Coffee with Coaches

The Brig

Former athletes and coaches are invited to reconnect, along with current coaches. Check back to see who’s coming!

8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Riverview Café Open

Student Center

9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

 

Campus Store Open

Geneva College Campus Store, Student Center

Browse a wide variety of Geneva College clothing, accessories and other spirited items. Alumni receive a 10% discount.

9 - 10 a.m.

 

Geneva Alumni and Families Prayer Gathering/Memorial Service

West Reading Room, McCartney Library

We welcome you to a time of prayer as Geneva Alumni and Families gather to pray for students and the College. A list of alumni who have passed away during the past year will be read.

11 a.m.

 

Genevans Concert

John White Chapel, Old Main

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Family Fun Activities & Food Vendors

Pedestrian Walkway

Bring your future Geneva grads to the family zone for fun activities, including a petting zoo, face painting, a photo booth, and family friendly activities. Enjoy food from local food truck vendors and a variety of fun for all ages. Prices vary per vendor.  

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Student and Alumni Cornhole Tournament

Sponsored by the Student Alumni Association

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Class Reunions

Various Locations

*registration required

Zero Year – 2019 grads and current seniors

2014

2009

2004

1999

1994

1989

1984

1979

1974

1969

1959

12:30 p.m.

 

New Song Concert

Alumni Hall Steps

1 - 2:30 p.m.

 

Department and Affinity Reunions

Various Locations

*registered required

  • Engineering (100 year)
  • Business and Accounting
  • McKee Hall Open House (100 year)
  • Biblical Studies, Ministries, and Philosophy
  • Psychology, Sociology, Human Services, and Criminal Justice
  • Semester in Rome

2:30 p.m.

 

Homecoming Court & Pre-Game Activities

Reeves Field

3 p.m.

 

Football Game vs. Waynesburg University

Reeves Field

6 - 7:30 p.m.

 

Post-Game Tailgate

Old Main Lawn

Join fellow alumni and friends for a post-game to alumni and families for a tailgate dinner party.

*registration required. $5/person, $25/family

6 - 8 p.m.

 

100 Years of Engineering Celebration

Alex’s, Alexander Hall

Details coming soon!

*registration required

7:30 p.m.

 

Genevans Concert

John White Chapel, Old Main

7:30 p.m.

 

Men’s Soccer vs. PSU – Behrend

Reeves Field

9:30 p.m.

 

Open Mic Night

Skye Lounge