SNU Homecoming 2017

 

HOMECOMING 2017 - SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

*Prices for ticketed events are listed below.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9

10:30AM

Presidential Inauguration
Sanctuary, Bethany First Church of the Nazarene

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10
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.
 

10:00am - 5:00pm 

Homecoming Packet Pickup
Marchant Center, 2nd floor
Come by the Marchant Alumni & Welcome Center to pick up your packet.

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.

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

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Catalyst Reception for Leo and Zana Finkenbinder
Lowell and Tamara Berg Residence, 1012 Kingsridge Dr Yukon, OK.
Come and go reception for the Finkenbinders in celebration for the many years of service to the SNU Sciences and QERC. For more information and driving directions contact Robin (Fitzgerald) Jenkins at rfitzgerald@snu.edu 

 

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!
Food Trucks include: 
 - Pitch Fork  Farm to Table
- Halls Pizza Kitchen
- Mob Grill
- Flying PIg
- Katie Bug's

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.

5:30pm 

SNU Women's Basketball
vs. St. Gregory's
Sawyer Center
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free  

 

8:00pm 

SNU Men's Basketball
vs. Southwestern College 
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 1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992, 2006, 2007, and 2008! What a great place to meet up with classmates and friends to begin the weekend!

*Game admission included in packages

After the games  

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


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11

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.

8:00am

2nd Annual 5K 
SNU Football Stadium - NW 50th and Stinchcomb Rd.
Join us for a 3.1 mile run/walk starting and finishing at the SNU Football Stadium and go home with your free 5K t-shirt
Spectators are welcome and encouraged!
Registration $25 Adults, $10 Students
 
9:00am

Class of 1967 50th Reunion breakfast
Heritage Room, Webster Commons Main Floor
The Class of 1967 will celebrate their 50th reunion! 
$15 per person

9:00am

Class of 1992 25th Reunion breakfast
405, Webster Commons basement
The Class of 1992 will celebrate their 25th reunion! 
$12 per person

11:30am  Legacy Celebration Luncheon
President's Dining Room, Webster Commons 3rd floor
Alumni and friends who were a part of SNU in 1966 or earlier are invited to celebrate together!
$12 per person

12:00pm

Reunion Lunches
SNU Football Field, 50th and Stinchcomb
Classes of 1971, 1972, 1973, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992, 2006, 2007, 2008 Enjoy a reunion tailgate in your special class section of a heated tent with a superb view of the game!
$15 per person. Game admission required  and can be purchased at the gate or see packages for bundled deals!

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.

1:00pm

SNU Crimson Storm Football game
vs. Oklahoma Baptist University
SNU Football field, 50th and Stinchcomb
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free

2:00pm-4:00pm

NTS School of Theology Reception
Flinner Room, Webster Commons Main Floor

7:00pm 

Main Event featuring Kristin and Danny from Laughter is the Best Medicine
Herrick Auditorium
Fun for the entire family!  Join the SNU community in a fun filled evening full of laughs featuring the viral video couple Kristin and Danny.  To watch the video click here!
$12 Adults, $7 Kids age 6-12 , Kids 5 & Under Free

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12  
10:00am 
Class of 1967 class chapel and lunch
Heritage Room, Webster Commons Main Floor
The Class of 1967 is invited to a class chapel from days of old then enjoy lunch together afterwards.
Cost $15 per person

 

 

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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