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2014 Homecoming

Schedule

Friday, April 25
  • Noon

    • 50 Year Reunion
      Student Conference Center
      Registration at 11:30 a.m., $15
  • 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

    • Open House
      Carey Center, Lucile Parker Gallery, Sarah Gillespie Museum,
      Bass Memorial Chapel, Dickinson Room, Smith/Rouse Library.
  • 5:30 p.m.

    • Alumni Banquet
      Southern Oaks House and Gardens Presentation of Homecoming Court,
      Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony, Special recognition for alumni chapters.
      Registration begins at 5:00 p.m., $25
  • 7:30 p.m.

    • School of Music Production: Camelot
      Smith Auditorium Alumni and Students $5, General Admission $10, Reserved Seating $15
Saturday, April 26
  • 8:00 a.m.

    • Student Foundation 5K Race
      Kennedy Sports Complex
      Registration at 7:00 a.m.
      Preregistration and information at www.wmcarey.edu/iRun
  • 9:30 a.m.

    • Carey Couples Vow Renewal
      Bass Memorial Chapel
  • 10:00 a.m.

    • School of Music Alumni Brunch
      Delta Omicron 50th Anniversary
      Recital Hall, Thomas Fine Arts Center.
      Free to School of Music alumni
    • Sigma Beta Delta Business Honor Society Induction
      Kresge Room, Thomas Business Building
    • Children's Character Brunch
      Student Conference Center Wilkes Dining Hall
      Children to have brunch with Ariel, Little Red Riding Hood, Prince Charming, Robin Hood, and other characters. $5 per child. Free to parents.
  • 11:30 a.m.

    • Tatum Theatre Children's Production: African Tales
      Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre
      Free Admission
  • 11:30 - 2:30 p.m.

    • Crawfish Festival and Cookout
      Ross-Johnson Lawn
      Registration 11:00-12:30 p.m. $15
      Decade Reunions: 1974, 1984, 1994, 2004.
      Presentation of Homecoming Court, crawfish boil, booths, Coca-Cola trailer & Smoothie King, popcorn, cotton candy, rock wall, face painting, dunking booth, slides/jumpers.
    • Revolving Stage by WCU School of Music
    • Health Fair WCUCOM
      Free health screenings provided by William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
    • Faculty Book Signing
    • Open House
      Carey Center, Lucile Parker Gallery, Sarah Gillespie Museum, WCUCOM, Bass Memorial Chapel, Dickinson Room, Smith/Rouse Library
  • 2:00 p.m.

    • School of Music Production: Camelot
      Smith Auditorium
      Alumni and Students $5, General Admission $10, Reserved Seating $15
    • Women's Soccer vs. Alumni
      Registration at soccer fields
  • 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

    • Poetry Read
      Common Grounds Coffee House
  • 4:00 p.m.

    • Cobbler/Yearbook Alumni Reunion
      Glass Room, Thomas Business Building
    • Men's Soccer vs. Alumni
      Registration at soccer fields
  • 6:00 p.m.

    • Sports Hall of Fame Awards Dinner
      Southern Oaks House and Gardens, $25