Schedule of Events

Homecoming 2013 at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany, Oklahoma

REGISTER NOW!
If you have questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 405-491-6312 or alumni@snu.edu

*Prices for ticketed events are listed below.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8

8am
College Days
This is a GREAT time for high school students to visit SNU! Register with the Office of Admissions.
www.snu.edu/college-days
8am
Shotgun start
Crimson Storm Golf Tournament

2 man teams
Register online with Homecoming Registration
For more info, contact Coach Derrick Taylor, dtaylor@snu.edu
(proceeds benefit SNU Golf programs)

$65 per player

8am – Noon

School of Business “Chat with the Execs"
Royce Brown Building
School of Business Alumni talk with current students about potential careers and opportunities.
2013 Speakers: TBA

10am – 3:30pm

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

10am

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: Dr. Hal Cauthron, cauthron@snu.edu
$6 - Current & Home Assignment Missionaries
FREE - Retired Missionaries
$12 - Other Guests

1:30-2:30pm
Division of Math & Science Symposium
Beaver Science Hall, Pit
Dr. Jason Slinker - Class of 2001
2pm
Crimson Storm Volleyball vs. Southern Arkansas Univ.
Sawyer Center
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free

4:30 – 6pm

NEW TRADITION:
Crimson Storm Block Party!

Peniel Ave. - just North of NW 39th Expressway
You won't want to miss this new GRAND OPENING for Homecoming Weekend! www.snu.edu/block-party

Dr. Gresham to cut ribbon promptly at 4:30pm, 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

5:00 – 8:30pm

Registration for Homecoming 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 register.

6pm

SNU Women’s Basketball vs. York
Sawyer Center
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free

8pm

SNU Men’s Basketball vs. York
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 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, and 2008! What a great place to meet up with classmates and friends to begin the weekend!

*B-ball game ticket required

After the games

Fueling Tradition: Bonfire
SNU Centennial Plaza (north of the Prayer Chapel)
Join the SNU student body at the annual Homecoming Bonfire.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9

7:30am
Phi Delta Lambda Breakfast
Classroom, Hills Residential Complex
For more information, email Dr. Gwen Hackler, ghackler@snu.edu
$10 per person

8am – Noon

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

8am – 1pm

Reunion Class Brunches and Lunches
Various campus locations
Visit: www.snu.edu/class-reunions for your class information
*Prices vary based on reunion

9am

Induction of The Hall of Witnesses Honorees
Cantrell Hall
**Reception immediately following, Fine Arts lobby
The Hall of Witnesses: a place where families, friends, and churches can honor those who have given their lives in full-time Christian service. Join family and friends of this year’s honorees as we celebrate their commitment to ministry.

8:30am - 3pm
CRIMSON CAMP 4 Kidz!
Broadhurst Gym
A day camp just for kids ages 4-12! Crimson Camp is designed to introduce kids to the SNU campus at an early age. Crimson Campers will get exclusive opportunities to spend the day with SNU professors, Crimson Storm student athletes and other current students! www.snu.edu/crimson-camp
$30 per child (includes t-shirt & lunch)
10am
BNC/SNU Hoops Alumni Association - Men's Basketball game
Broadhurst Gym
11:30am

Legacy Celebration Luncheon
Bethany 1st Church of the Nazarene, Atrium
Alumni and friends who were a part of SNU in 1962 or earlier are invited to join the classes of 1948, 1953, and 1958 as they celebrate their 75th, 70th, 65th, 60th, and 55th reunions.

Noon
Crimson Kin - Tailgate Lunch
SNU Football Stadium - North end grassy area
Are you a member of SNU's Family Association - Crimson Kin? Interested in joining? Bring your family and join us for a fun lunch before the game! Not a member? Join today: www.snu.edu/family
FREE for Crimson Kin Members. Donations accepted.
**Football ticket required (see below)

1:30pm

Crimson Storm Football vs. NWOSU
SNU Stadium, located west of Council on NW 50th
$7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids 5 & Under Free

2-4pm
Division of Science & Mathematics Open House
4th Floor, Beaver Science Hall
All Alumni from Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Math and Computer Science are encouraged to attend! Reception with Current & Former Faculty, Departmental Tours and updates on the J.D. & Mary West Science Lab construction.
2pm
Reunion - SNU School of Theology & Ministry
Fine Arts Bldg. Lobby
For more info: Dr. Doug Samples, dsamples@snu.edu
5:30pm
Division of Science & Mathematics - Poster Session
Sawyer Center Lobby
Come by before the MAIN EVENT to see and hear what current SNU students are researching and current programs in the Division.

7pm

**Doors & food stations open at 6:30pm

THE MAIN EVENT: All-Alumni Gala Dinner
Sawyer Center
An event not to be missed! Enjoy a great evening of reconnecting with alumni and friends from across the generations. During the dinner, we will honor our reunion classes & alumni from the Division of Science & Mathematics.
$30 per person

Following Dinner
Coffee Reception - hosted by SNU Catalysts
Storm Chaser Room - 2nd Floor Sawyer Center
Interested in learning more about the Catalysts organization? Drop by after dinner to mix & mingle with Catalysts members, current & former faculty members and Alumni Award recipients.
Complimentary w/Dinner ticket