HOMECOMING 2016 - SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

*Prices for ticketed events are listed below.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11

8:00am 
Admissions Legacy Student Visit Day
This is a GREAT time for high school students to visit SNU! Register with the Office of Admissions.
www.snu.edu/campus-visit 

8:00am – Noon School of Business “Chat with the Execs"
Royce Brown Building
School of Business Alumni talk with current students about potential careers and opportunities.
 2016 Speakers: TBA

10:00am - 5:00pm 

Homecoming Packet Pickup
Marchant Center, 2nd floor
Come by the Marchant Alumni & Welcome Center to pick up your packet of tickets, nametags and weekend schedule of events.

11:00am 

Coronation of University King & Queen
Herrick Auditorium
Directed by the Student Government Association, family and friends gather to honor seniors on the Homecoming Court and to crown the University King & Queen.

11:00am - 1:00pm

Veteran's Center Open House
41st and Peniel

*Food Truck Holy Rollers will be there from 9:00am-11:00am

 

Noon  
Missionary Luncheon
Bethany 1st Church of the Nazarene, Chapel in the Round
Visit with retired/furloughed missionaries and missionary kids attending SNU. This luncheon is open to all alumni and friends; reservations are required. For more info: Eileen Ruger,eruger@snu.edu
 FREE - Retired Missionaries
$6 - Current & Home Assignment Missionaries
 $12 - Other Guests

4:30 –  6:30pm 

4th Annual
Crimson Storm Block Party!

College Ave. - just north of NW 39th Expressway
You won't want to miss this GRAND OPENING for Homecoming Weekend!
Local food trucks, live music, activities for the kids - a great place to grab dinner and meet up with friends before the games!
Average Food Truck meal price, $8-10

5:30 – 8:30pm 

Homecoming Packet Pickup Continues
Sawyer Center
If you are coming in town just in time for the basketball games or class reunions, come by the lobby of the Sawyer Center to pick up your Homecoming packet.

6:00pm 

SNU Men’s Basketball
Sawyer Center
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free  

8:00pm 

SNU Women’s Basketball
Sawyer Center
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free
(ticket works for both basketball games)

During the games   Reunion Gatherings at the Sawyer Center
Class Gatherings, 2nd Floor, south side
 There will be reunion gatherings for the classes of 1966, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1991,  2000, 2001, and 2002! What a great place to meet up with classmates and friends to begin the weekend!

*Game ticket required

After the games  

Fueling Tradition: Bonfire
SNU Centennial Plaza (by the fountain)
Join the SNU student body at the annual Homecoming Bonfire.


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12

8:00am Phi Delta Lambda/Mortar Board Breakfast
Bud Robinson Room, A.M. Hills Residential Complex
For more information, email Dr. Gwen Hackler, ghackler@snu.edu
$12 per person

8:00am – Noon 

Homecoming Packet Pickup Continues
Marchant Center, 2nd floor
Come by the Marchant Alumni & Welcome Center to pick up your packet of tickets, nametags and weekend schedule of events.

8:30am 
60th Reunion Breakfast for Class of 1956
Presidents Dining Room, 3rd Floor Commons Bldg.  $15 per person

9:00am

First Annual 5K 
Join us for a 3.1 mile run/walk starting and finishing at the SNU Football Stadium benefiting SIMS program
SNU Football Stadium - NW 50th and Council Rd.
Spectators are welcome and encouraged!
 

9:15am

Color Dash
SNU Football Stadium - NW 50th and Council Rd.
Spectators are welcome and encouraged!

9:30am

Crimson Storm Football Send Off
SNU Football Stadium
Join us as we send off the Storm Football team to their away game!
 
11:30am  Legacy Celebration Luncheon
Fireside Room, Webster Commons 3rd floor
Alumni and friends who were a part of SNU in 1965 or earlier are invited to celebrate together!

11:30am

Class of 1966 50th Reunion Luncheon
Heritage Room, Webster Commons main floor

12:00pm

Classes of 1980, 1981, 1982 Reunion Luncheon
Bud Robinson Room, A.M. Hills Dormitory

12:00pm

Class of 1991 Reunion Luncheon
Flinner Room, main Floor Webster Commons

12:00pm

Class of 2000, 2001, 2002 Reunion Luncheon
The 405, Downstairs Webster Commons

12:00pm

Dr. Ed Neuenschwander book signing: Dear Professor Dyson
Beaver Science Lobby
Celebrate with us the recent publication of Dr. Neuenschwander's book: Dear Professor Dyson: Twenty Years of correspondence between Freeman Dyson and Undergraduate students on Science, Technology, Society and Life.

 

12:30pm  

Catalysts Luncheon
Beaver Science Rm 109
All science & math alumni are welcome to attend; please RSVP to Robin Fitzgerald (rfitzgerald@snu.edu).  Suggested donation of $12.

2:00pm

Hall of Witnesses Ceremony
Cantrell Hall
Join us for a ceremony honoring those elders and laity who have invested their lives to Christian service. 
Reception immediately following

2:00 - 4:00pm

Nazarene Theological Seminary Reunion
President's Dining Room, 3rd floor Webster Commons

2:00pm - 4:00pm Chorale/Choir Reunion
Parker Fine Arts Lobby
Did you sing in Chorale or an SNU choir?  Come reminisce with others who did and practice for the Saturday night showcase featuring an All Alumni choir!

3:15pm

Chorale/Choir Rehearsal
Bethany First Church of the Nazarene, Sanctuary
Did you sing in Chorale or an SNU choir?  Rehearse for the all Alumni number to take place in the Musical Showcase.

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Homecoming Reception honoring Dr. Loren & Mrs. Linda Gresham
Bethany First Church of the Nazarene, Atrium

7:00pm 

 

SNU School of Music Showcase Past and Present
"This is Our Story, This is Our Song"
Bethany First Church of the Nazarene, Sanctuary
You won't want to miss this event! Enjoy a great evening of reconnecting with alumni and friends from across the generations as well as hear music from past to present featuring our School of Music.

 

 

Our Nazarene Heritage

Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world.
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