Friday, October 9, 2015

6 a.m. - 9 p.m. Rock the ARC, Aebersold Student Recreation Center
 

Try out the Aebersold Student Recreation Center (ARC), an 82,000 square-foot, state of the art recreation facility that includes an aquatic center, 44-foot climbing wall, five multi-purpose sport courts, 200-meter track, and the Russell Wright Fitness Center.  No fee.

   
8a.m. – 5p.m

SGA Bookstore

 

Enjoy a 15% off discount on SRU Merchandise at the SGA Bookstore in the Robert M. Smith Student Center.

   
10 a.m. – 5 p.m Alumni Registration, Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
 

Stop by the Alumni House to visit with classmates and see who else has arrived! Complimentary snacks throughout the day.

   
9 - 10 a.m. On Campus Alumni Breakfast, Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
 

Alumni working at SRU are invited to stop by the house to kick-off Homecoming weekend. No fee.

   
1 p.m. Campus Tours, Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
 

Join a tour group to see the many additions to the campus and community. Tours will depart from the alumni house.

   
1 – 3 p.m. SRU Archives Open – Bailey Library, 3rd Floor
  Stroll down memory lane with a trip to the University archives.
   
2 - 3:30 p.m. Class of 1965 Wine & Cheese Reception - President’s House
 

Members of the Class of 1965 are invited to the President’s house to officially kick off the start of their reunion weekend.

   
5p.m. Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner, Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
 

The Distinguished Alumni Awards were created in 1968 by the SRU Alumni Association to recognize alumni with significant professonial and personal accomplishments. This evening’s dinner will honor our 2015 recipients: Cheryle Campbell ’67, Michael Cully ’80, Joe Finney ’87 and Kristie Shulsky ’92.
Advanced registration required.

   
7p.m. Women’s Volleyball vs. Mercyhurst University, Morrow Field House
  Cheer on The Rock at their divisional match against rival Mercyhurst.
   
7- 9 p.m. Homecoming Pep Rally, ARC
 

Presentation of the 2015 Homecoming Court, Marching Band performances, SRU Cheerleaders, SRU Dance Team, Coach Mihalik’s Famous Homecoming Speech and more!

   
9 p.m. Homecoming Firework Display, Quad
  Grab your picnic blankets and gather in the Quad to watch the fireworks light up the night sky over campus.
   

Saturday October 10, 2015

8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Alumni Registration, Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
 

Stop by the Alumni House to visit with classmates and see who else has arrived! Complimentary snacks throughout the day.

   
8:30 – 9:45 a.m. Muffins and Mimosas for Reunion Alumni, Russell Wright Alumni House
 

Celebrate your return to campus with a breakfast toast to the start of a great Homecoming & Reunion Weekend. Advanced registration required.

   
8a.m. - 5p.m. SGA Bookstore
  Enjoy a 15% off discount on SRU Merchandise at the SGA Bookstore in the Robert M. Smith Student Center
   
9a.m. – 9: p.m. Rock the ARC, Aebersold Student Recreation Center
   
10a.m. Homecoming Parade, Slippery Rock University Campus
  Gather to watch the annual Homecoming parade on a special route through Slippery Rock’s campus.
   
11 a.m. Annual Pre-Game Alumni Tailgate Tent, Scarnati Band Field
 

Stop by the alumni tent, sponsored by the SRU Alumni Association, for all of your tailgating favorites!  No cost.

   
2 p.m. SRU Football vs. California University of Pa, Mihalik-Thompson Stadium
 

Cheer on The Rock at the annual homecoming game. Halftime recognition for the Class of 1965; Green & White Tradition activities, homecoming giveaways, and crowning of King/Queen at Halftime.  $6 adult general admission, $2 children 6-18, reserved seating $8. SRUAA members receive $1 off general admission. (Current membership card must be presented.)

   
4:30 p.m. 5th Quarter Reunion Alumni Party, RMS Student Center Theater
  After the football game, join the 5th Quarter party in the ballroom. Enjoy entertainment, food, beverages and fellow Rock alumni.  $10, advanced registration suggested.
   
6:00 p.m. Class of 1965 and Golden Graduate Club Dinner, Russell Wright Alumni House
  Members of the Class of 1965 and alumni who have previously celebrated their 50th reunion are invited to the Golden Graduate Club Celebration Dinner. Advanced registration required.
   
6:00 p.m. Women’s Field Hockey vs. IUP, Mihalik Thompson Stadium
  Cheer on Rock Field Hockey during their divisional match against rival IUP.

Slippery Rock University

Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
1 Morrow Way
Phone: 800.GetROCK | Fax: 724.738.4784
alumni@sru.edu