Homecoming 2013 Schedule

Stay tuned for Homecoming 2014 details!

Friday, October 11

Registration (10am-7pm) Second floor, Latimer Student Center (next to Campus Store)
Come sign in, see who’s here, get a 15% off coupon for the Bryan College Campus Store and receive a free alumni mug or other great gift.

Josh Bales, '03, in Concert (10am) Rudd Auditorium, Bryan College Chapel

Bryan Connect (10am-2pm) Lion's Den  (next to registration)
Refreshments! Meet alums from all decades and network. Meet our awesome Career Services team!

Brown Bag Lunch to Pocket (11:30) Meet at the Latimer Student Center patio
Pick up your lunch on the Latimer patio and carpool over for a hike at Pocket Wilderness.

Library Open House & Reception (3-5pm)
Everyone welcome - come see what’s new in our library and meet our staff!

Worldview Meet & Greet (4-5pm) Mac's Cafe, Third Floor, Latimer Student Center
Meet the members of our current Worldview Team (now the Worldview Initiative) and catch up with members of past teams.  Refreshments!  Everyone welcome!

Lion Cubs (5:30-9pm) Second Floor, Latimer Student Center
Drop off & pick up in the Latimer Student Center, 2nd floor. For children ages 3 - 11. Bryan College students will teach Bible stories and show your cubs how to make some great crafts. This time is designed for parents to enjoy some fellowship with your classmates while your children have some fun of their own. Includes dinner & snacks.

Class of 2013 Welcome Back Dinner (5:30pm) Spoede Café
Come enjoy Mo Mo's BBQ with your classmates as we welcome you back as our newest alumni. 

Tuscany in the Triangle (5:30pm) 
Enjoy an Italian feast on the Triangle lawn. This dinner is for everyone who does not have a specific reunion year dinner. Highlighting the classes of 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1993, 1998, & 2003. Fellowship with your classmates! The Class of 2003 will eat at Tuscany on the Triangle, but will sit with their class on the Traylor Patio.

Class of 2008 5 Year Reunion Dinner (6pm) Alumni Rhea House Patio
Come enjoy Mo Mo's BBQ with your friends!

25th Reunion Dinner (6:30pm) Library, 2nd Floor
Class of 1988! Yes, it has been 25 years since you walked the halls of Bryan as students, and for some of you, the first time you will return “home.” We want an awesome turnout, so please make your plans now to come and renew friendships. 

Alumni Soccer (7:30pm) Main Soccer field
Alumni vs. Alumni! Ace bandages & ice packs are available upon request!.  Free for everyone!

Alumni Baseball Game (7:30pm) Senter Field

Coffee House (8pm) Latimer Student Center, Dining Hall
Enjoy our coffee bar and dessert with friends from every class. Featuring hits from the 50’s. Sweet treats and sweet fellowship!  Free for everyone!

Alumni Rugby Game (8pm) YMCA Field  
OUCH!

Bonfire & S'mores (9pm) Fire pit between Long Dorm and the Latimer Student Center

Alumni Basketball Game (9pm) Summers Gymnasium
Alumni Vs. Alumni—feel the sweat, feel the heat, feel the pain. Make sure you pack your Advil!  Free for everyone!

Saturday, October 12

Registration (8-11am & 2-5pm) Second floor, Latimer Student Center  (next to Campus Store)
Come sign in, see who’s here, get a 15% off coupon for the Bryan College Bookstore (last chance to shop in our bookstore), and receive a free alumni mug or other great! (Closed during Tailgate Lunch. Lunch tickets will be available at Tailgate Lunch.) 

Breakfast on the Bluff (8am – 10:30am) Fort Bluff
Join us at Fort Bluff Camp on Dayton Mountain ( location ) for a light breakfast with a spectacular view of the bluff–you won't want to miss this! Hiking & camp tours available.

Class of 1983 Brew-Ha-Ha (10am  – noon) Home of Dr. & Mrs. Livesay

Paw Pounder Extreme 5 & 10K (10 am)
Race begins at bottom of Landes Way. Course includes a number of hills in and around Bryan College. Experienced runners only!

Tailgate Lunch (12pm) Practice Soccer Fields
Enjoy a picnic lunch for the whole family on the field, while you visit with old and new faculty favorites!. Festivities will include a bouncy playground for the kids, balloons, temporary tattoos, good eats, great fellowship, and much more! 

Paw Pounder Run of Many Colors 5K (2pm)
Join us for our very first color run! Runners and walkers welcome! Race begins in the Townhouse parking lot. 

Women’s Soccer (4pm) Main Soccer Field
Bryan College Varsity women square off against a rival school.   Come cheer on our Lions!  Free for everyone!

Former professor Dr. Gary Phillips will speak at our Alumni Dinner on Saturday night.
Lion Cubs (5:30-9pm) Latimer Student Center, Second Floor 
Drop off & pick up Cubs in the Latimer Student Center, 2nd floor. For children ages 3 - 11. Bryan College students will teach Bible stories and show your cubs how to make some great crafts. This time is designed for parents to enjoy some fellowship with your classmates while your children have some fun of their own. Includes dinner & snacks. 

Alumni Dinner & Awards Ceremony (6pm) Latimer Student Center, Dining Hall Featuring the Bryan College Worldview Initiative
Celebrate our heritage and legacy of being Bryan Lions. Our special speaker will be former professor Dr. Gary Phillips. Among other banquet festivities, we will celebrate the 100th birthday of our oldest living alum, James Morring, '38. Enjoy a delicious dinner and hear about what is ahead for Bryan College from President Stephen Livesay. Former Hall of Fame inductees, please come and  celebrate with our newest hall of famers. "Alumnus of the Year" and "Young Alumnus of the Year" awards will be presented to alumni who are making a difference in today's world. Please  click here and and look at the criteria for these two awards and cast your vote today! 

Men's Soccer Game (7:30pm) Main soccer field
Bryan College Varsity men square off with a rival team. Come cheer on our rivals! Glow bracelets and necklaces will be waiting for the first 100 alums!

Sunday, October 13

Alumni Chapel (10am) Rudd Auditorium
This is always the highlight of our weekend and a great way to end your Homecoming with us.  Brett Roes ('88), will be our chapel speaker, with Josh Bales ('03)  leading worship. We will also enjoy hearing from the Bryan Women's Chorus and other alumni talent. ( more details »

Sunday Brunch (11:30am) Latimer Student Center, Dining Hall
Brunch is served! Walk over to our Dining Hall for the best food and best deal in town. Price includes your meal, drinks & dessert!. $7.50/adults, $4/children ages 5-12, children ages 4 and under eat free – pay at the door.

Audio Adrenaline Free Concert! (7:30pm) Rudd Auditorium