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Yesteryears Brunch, 9/23 @9am
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 9:00AM. Honoring Alumni who graduated in ’66 or earlier. Featuring Guest Speaker Dr. Elvera Berry '63. Garlock Dining Commons.
Free $0.00
50th Anniversary Dinner, 9/23 @5:15pm
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 5:15PM. Class of ‘66. Ellen Stowe Roberts Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
150th Celebration Concert, 9/23 @7:30pm
Friday, Sept 23rd, 7:30PM. Presented by RWCCO. Talented graduates of Roberts Wesleyan College’s acclaimed music program perform with the Roberts Wesleyan College Community Orchestra in a celebration of the College’s 150th year! Well-known selections from musical theatre, opera and jazz will be presented. Ensembles include full orchestra, a large alumni choir, jazz combos, and vocal and instrumental soloists. All proceeds to go toward future music scholarships. Join us in the Kodak Atrium after the concert for a cupcake reception celebration! (General Seating) Andrews B. Hale Auditorium, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
$15.00 $0.00
Women's Alumni Soccer Game (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/23 @6pm
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 6:00PM. Former Women's Soccer players get together for an alumni soccer game on the Artificial Turf. 7:15PM Pizza reception at the tent on the field.
Free $0.00
Men's Alumni Soccer Tournament (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/23 @7:30pm
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 7:30PM. Former Men's Soccer players get together for an alumni soccer game tournament on the Artificial Turf. 10:00PM Pizza reception at the tent on the field.
Free $0.00
18th Annual Greg Greve Alumni 5K Race, 9/24 @8:30am
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 8:30AM. Race begins on the practice soccer fields (past the tennis courts and turf field) and goes through the Matt St. James Cross Country Trails. Register at the Voller Athletic Center, Lower Level. Pre-Registration - $15.00; Day of race (Until 8:20AM) - $20.00. Registration Deadline is Wednesday, September 21st. You will be required to complete an Assumption of Risk Form on race day.
$15.00 $0.00
Prayer Partners Coffee Hour with President Deana Porterfield, 9/24 @9am
Saturday, Sept, 24th, 9:00AM. Open to all interested in praying for the College. Coffee and tea provided. Ellen Stowe Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
25th Anniversary Luncheon, 9/24 @12noon
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 12:00PM. Class of ‘91. Golisano Library, Fireside Room.
Free $0.00
40th Anniversary Luncheon, 9/24 @12noon
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 12:00PM. Class of ‘76. Ellen Stowe Roberts Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
Enactus BBQ Fundraiser Tickets, 9/24 11am-2pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 11:00AM - 2:00PM (Or Until Sold Out) Pulled Pork Sandwich Plate includes choice of 2 sides and cornbread. Print and present ticket as proof of purchase. GUARANTEED TO HOLD PRE-SOLD MEALS UNTIL 1:00PM. Homecoming Tent, Quads Lawn.
$12.00 $0.00
Women's Alumni Volleyball Game (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/24 @12:30pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 12:30PM. Former Women's Volleyball players get together for an alumni game in the Voller Athletic Center Arena. Shirt & Refreshments Provided.
Free $0.00
Parents Coffee, Cider & Donuts, 9/24 @2:30pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 2:30 - 3:30PM. A coffee break “meet and greet” for parents of current students. (Due to space constraints, this event is intended for parents only.) Founders Garden, Updyke Hall, Quads.
Free $0.00
Academic Meet & Greet: New Five-Schools, 9/24 @2:30pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 2:30PM. Brief words from the Deans at 2:45 p.m. Light refreshments provided. The New Five-School Model at the College has brought new and exciting changes. Come to hear from your Dean as he/she share updates about the new programs, faculty research and student accomplishments. Take some time to catch up with former classmates and professors from your specific school in designated areas around campus. For detailed list of programs in each school go to: www.roberts.edu/schools
Free $0.00
Taste of Roberts: 5-Year Class Reunions, 9/24 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 5 – 7:00PM. Enjoy dinner and live music with your classmates in a special location during the Taste of Roberts event. Food stations provided in these two locations: • Reunion Years 0, 5, 10, 15 –Tent outside • Reunion Years 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55 –Shewan Recital Hall Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center. Print off your ticket and present at the door. Tickets will not be mailed.
$15.00 $0.00
Taste of Roberts: Adults (age 13 & up), 9/24 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 5 – 7:00PM. Alumni, Parents, Students... all are welcome! Roberts Cultural Life Center. Print off your ticket and present at the door. Tickets will not be mailed.
$15.00 $0.00
Taste of Roberts: Kids (age 12 & under), 9/24 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 5 – 7:00PM. Roberts Cultural Life Center. Kids ages 12 & under are FREE.
Free $0.00
Taste of Roberts: RWC Student, 9/24 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 24th, 5 – 7:00PM. ALL Current Students are invited to attend the Taste of Roberts (with or without a meal plan). Important Note to Meal Plan Holders: Garlock is closed for dinner on Saturday, September 24th. The Taste of Roberts is the dinner option for the evening. We look forward to seeing you there!
Free $0.00
"Seasons Change, The Spirit Endures" Coffee Table Book
A coffee table book that covers the last fifteen years at Roberts and Northeastern. Featuring beautiful images of campus and the voices of many people. PRE-Purchase here and pick up your copy at the Homecoming Tent on 09/24/2016 from 10am-2:30pm.
$30.00 $0.00
Give $10 to The Roberts Fund
The Roberts Fund raises money for student scholarships. Each year 98% of RWC students receive scholarship aid. Every penny you donate goes toward building the student experience. For more about the Roberts Fund go to www.roberts.edu/giving.
$10.00 $0.00
Give $25 to The Roberts Fund
The Roberts Fund raises money for student scholarships. Each year 98% of RWC students receive scholarship aid. Every penny you donate goes toward building the student experience. For more about the Roberts Fund go to www.roberts.edu/giving.
$25.00 $0.00
Give $150 for our 150th Anniversary to The Roberts Fund
The Roberts Fund raises money for student scholarships. Each year 98% of RWC students receive scholarship aid. Every penny you donate goes toward building the student experience. For more about the Roberts Fund go to www.roberts.edu/giving.
$150.00 $0.00
Custom Donation
Choose the amount you would like to donate to The Roberts Fund, which raises money for student scholarships. Each year 98% of RWC students receive scholarship aid. Every penny you donate goes toward building the student experience.
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Revisit. Reconnect. Remember.

 

This Homecoming will be our biggest yet as we celebrate our 150th anniversary, showcasing our history and the influential relationships that continue to impact our community today. With this celebration, we are featuring new events that will help you rediscover your roots in Roberts and inspire you to make a difference in the lives of those around you!

 

Five year reunions will take place throughout the weekend. Reunion years (Classes ending in ‘6’ and ‘1’) have designated areas to meet during the Taste of Roberts: Hors d’ouevres & Reunions event on Saturday night.

 

Share your memories and pictures with us by using #Roberts150 on social media or go to www.roberts.edu/story to share your story today!

Highlights of Homecoming 2016:

 Friday, September 23

  • Yesteryears Brunch: Honoring alumni who graduated in '66 or earlier. Featuring Guest Speaker Dr. Elvera Berry '63.*
  • Special 150th Homecoming Speaker: Paul Patton
  • Legacy Leadership Luncheon* (Invite Only)
  • 150th Celebration Historical Display Reception
  • 50th Class Anniversary Dinner*
  • Circle Member Hors d'Oeuvres Reception* (Invite Only)
  • Women's Alumni Soccer Game*
  • B.T. Talks - 150th Speaker Series (Jeffery McPherson & Timothy VandeBrake)
  • Men's Alumni Soccer Tournament*
  • 150th Celebration Concert*
  • Captain America: Civil War Movie with Popcorn & Nacho Bar

 Saturday, September 26

  • 18th Annual Greg Greve Alumni 5K Race*
  • Prayer Partner Coffee Hour with President Deana Porterfield*
  • B.T. Talks - 150th Speaker Series (Rod Basset & Susanne Mohnkern)
  • Cross Country Invitational
  • Homecoming Parade
  • Homecoming Tent, Family Entertainment, Food, and Student Fundraisers
  • 25th & 40th Anniversary Luncheons*
  • Tours of the newly renovated Merlin G. Smith Hall
  • Campus Tours
  • Women's Alumni Volleyball Game*
  • Women's Soccer Game vs. Salem International University
  • B.T. Talks - 150th Speaker Series (Doug Cullum & Elvera Berry)
  • Annual Apple Picking
  • Parents Coffee, Cider and Donuts Meet & Greet*
  • Academic Meet & Greet: New Five-Schools*
  • Men's Soccer Game vs. Bentley University
  • Wind Ensemble Concert
  • Taste of Roberts: Hors D'oeuvres and Reunions - the centerpiece of Homecoming with our 5-Year Reunions!
  • Saturday Night Live 150th Edition Celebration - Entertainment by Students

Sunday, September 27th

  • Pancake Breakfast: Fundraiser for Athletics Redhawks Club
  • Pearce Memorial Church pre-service interview with Doug Cullum, Vice President and Dean of Northeastern Seminary
  • Worship Service featuring President Deana Porterfield, Alumni Choir and special benediction from Paul Patton as B.T. Roberts at Pearce Memorial Church

For a detailed schedule and visiting information go to www.roberts.edu/homecoming.

*Registration Required

Have questions about Homecoming 2016 | 150th Celebration? Contact Roberts Wesleyan College Alumni Relations

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