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*****PLEASE NOTE: The ticket section at the top only lists the events that require pre-registration. Please scroll down past the ticket section to view the complete Homecoming Weekend schedule, as well as travel & lodging information. Online pre-registration closes at 12:00 noon on Thursday, October 10th. The attendee list at the bottom only reflects people who have purchased tickets for specific events.*****

Nyack College Homecoming 2013 (Oct. 11-12)

Nyack College

Friday, October 11, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 11:55 PM (EDT)

Nyack, United States

Nyack College Homecoming 2013 (Oct. 11-12)

Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
NYC Adventure (Friday, Oct 11) Ended $40.00 $0.00
Alumni Round of Golf (Friday, Oct 11) Ended $60.00 $0.00
The Chairman's Alumni Welcome Dinner (Friday, Oct 11) Ended $15.00 $0.00
Alumni Athlete and Hall of Fame Banquet (Friday, Oct 11) Ended $15.00 $0.00
President's Brunch (Sat, Oct 12) Ended $12.00 $0.00
AGSC Luncheon, Lecture, and Panel Discussion: Preserving the "Sandwich Generation" (Sat, Oct 12) Ended $15.00 $0.00
Saturday Lunch in Dining Hall (Adults) Ended $6.00 $0.00
Saturday Lunch in Dining Hall (Children Under 10) Ended $3.25 $0.00
Taking Care of Business (Business & Accounting Alumni) (Sat, Oct 12) Ended $0.00 $0.00
An Evening of Jazz (Sat, Oct 12) Ended $20.00 $0.00

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Event Details

HOMECOMING 2013 SCHEDULE*

Online pre-registration closes at 12:00 noon on Thursday, October 10th.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11


REGISTRATION 

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Boon Campus Center, Lobby

Check in and visit with other arriving classmates. Receive a complimentary Nyack College gift for signing in!


VISIT THE NYACK COLLEGE BOOKSTORE

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

Boon Campus Center, Lobby

 

FOUNDER'S DAY CHAPEL 

11:05 AM - 11:55 AM 

Bowman Gym

Speaker: Dr. Ronald C. Walborn ’84 (Dean, ATS)

 

NYC ADVENTURE 

12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ticket price: $40

Depart from Boon Campus Center, Lower Level

Join us for an afternoon in the city! We’ll have a bagged lunch en route to Lower Manhattan and tour of Nyack’s new Battery Park campus followed by a walking tour (1.4 miles) of 11 Lower Manhattan landmarks including the 911 Memorial at Ground Zero. The afternoon will conclude with dinner at the historic Fraunces Tavern. (Cost covers transportation, lunch, walking tour, and dinner. Click here for PDF brochure.

Pre-registration or Day of Event Registration

 

ALUMNI ROUND OF GOLF

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Crystal Springs Resort, Hamburg, NJ

Ticket price: $60

Depart from Boon Campus Center, Lower Level

Enjoy 9 holes of golf on the Ballyowen Golf Course, named as the "#1 Public Golf Course by New Jersey Monthly and one of the Top Public Courses in the US by Conde Nast's Golf World Magazine." If possible, please bring your clubs. Rental clubs will be available. Buffet lunch at the course and travel snacks included. 

Pre-registration is required for this event.

 

THE CHAIRMAN’S ALUMNI WELCOME DINNER

Hosted by Dr. Ronald E. Eastman, Chairman of the Board of Trustees

6:30 PM

Shuman Hall, President’s Hall

Ticket Price: $15

Pre-registration is required for this event.

 

ALUMNI ATHLETE AND HALL OF FAME BANQUET

6:30 PM

Boon Campus Center, Hudson/Palisades Rooms 

Ticket Price: $15 

All alumni athletes are invited to this event honoring the 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees:
Rev. W. Paul Braun '77
Mr. Timothy E. Conway '08

Pre-registration is required for this event. 


BASEBALL ALUMNI GAME

8:30 PM

Boulder Stadium, 1 Provident Bank Park Drive, Pomona, NY 10970

  

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12


WOMEN'S SOCCER ALUMNI GAME

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM 

The Dome

 

THE RUNNING WARRIOR 3K WALK & 5K ROAD RACE

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM Registration (Moseley Parking Lot)

8:30 AM Pre-race Ceremony

8:45 AM – 3K Walkers 

9:00 AM – 5K Runners 

10:00 AM – Awards Ceremony

Registration fee $20.00 in advance, $25.00 day of event, Students $10.00

(Full-time faculty, staff, and their dependents will again be sponsored by the Nyack College Human Resources Department. They should only use the paper registration available on the NCXC web page and mail to Advancement.)

Grab your favorite running shoes and put a little extra kick into your Homecoming weekend. The Running Warrior is for everyone, from serious competitors, to those beginning a healthy habit, to your favorite stroller buddy. Awards: 1st man and woman in each age category, 1st, 2nd & 3rd for walkers, 1st Stroller group, and 1st man and woman for faculty/staff category. Current 5K course records: Men—Stuart Guild (’13) 16:48/2010; Women—Sarah Beach (’10) 21:28/201

Online registrations for the 5K Race/3K Walk are handled at a separate site—please visit: https://register.bazumedia.com/reg/form?eventID=4492 

Traditional registration form available at: http://athletics.nyack.edu/sports/wxc/Running_Warrior_Registration 

 

PRESIDENT'S BRUNCH

10:00 AM 

Boon Campus Center, Hudson/Palisades Rooms

Ticket price: $12 each

Join Dr. Michael G. Scales and get to know “your” Nyack all over again. Celebrate Nyack College milestones and recent achievements with our 12th president as he shares fresh vision for the college and seminary’s future.

Pre-registration is required for this event.

 

VISIT THE NYACK COLLEGE BOOKSTORE 

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Boon Campus Center, Lobby


VOLLEYBALL ALUMNI GAME

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Bowman Gymnasium

 

MEN'S SOCCER ALUMNI GAME

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

The Dome

 

SOFTBALL ALUMNI GAME 

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

South Orangetown Little League Complex, Orangeburg

 

ALUMNI WELCOME TENT (REGISTRATION)

11:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Moseley Parking Lot

Check in and visit with other arriving classmates. Receive a complimentary Nyack College gift for signing in!

 

STUDENT ACTIVITIES MARKETPLACE

11:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Bailey Library Parking Lot

Games, crafts, treats, and more to support our student organizations and ministries

 

TASTE OF NYACK

11:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Moseley Parking Lot

Come and feast on food from some of Nyack's favorite local restaurants right here on campus.

*Lunch will also be available in the Boon Campus Center Dining Hall from 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM (Adults: $6.00 per person / Children under 10: $3.25 each)


JAZZ FOR KIDS

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tent, Bailey Library Parking Lot 

Come hear our own NCMC Student Jazz Ensemble put their twist on some old children's favorites. Tables and chairs are available for lunch while you listen.

 

CLASS OF 1963 - GET-TOGETHER AT THE GAZEBO

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Alumni Green Gazebo

The class of 1963 is invited to join together for a time of reuniting and reminiscing. 


LIL' WARRIORS KIDZ ZONE

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bailey Library Lawn 

Bring the kids and let them get all their wiggles out on our 65-foot-long "Extreme Adrenaline Rush" obstacle course and 16’ Slide and Bounce Combo.

 

MEET "COLORS" THE CLOWN 

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alumni Tent, Moseley Parking Lot

Fun for children of all ages!

 

AGSC ALUMNI PRESENT A LUNCHEON, LECTURE, AND PANEL DISCUSSION ENTITLED: PRESERVING THE "SANDWICH GENERATION": Learning how to be happy, healthy, and whole during those caregiving years in the middle.

12:00 PM – 2:30 PM

President’s Hall, Shuman Hall 

Ticket Price: $15 

Set aside the stress, physical fatigue, frustration, and confusion of being “caught in the middle” for something so vibrantly healthy that it cherishes the needy, feeds the family, bountifully fills the caregiver, and naturally replicates itself in successive generations. Come hear Dr. Andrew Mercurio, director of Alliance Graduate School of Counseling’s Marriage and Family Therapy program, teach you how to cultivate healthy attitudes, make harmonious choices, and develop healing communication skills for these intense years in the middle. 

 

WOMEN'S SOCCER GAME VS. HOLY FAMILY

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

Moseley Field

 

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL GAME VS. GOLDEY BEACOM

1:00 PM

Bowman Gymnasium

 

BLAST TO THE PAST THROUGH NYACK COLLEGE PHOTOS

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Bailey Library, Reading Reference Room

Travel back in time and find yourself, your professors, your friends, and your memories in Nyack College photo archives. Stop by Bailey Library from 1:30 to 3:30 PM and help ID a treasure trove of snapshots from Nyack’s past. Door prizes for participants will be announced at 3:30 PM.

 

MEN'S SOCCER GAME VS. HOLY FAMILY

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Moseley Field

Featuring the 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductions at half-time (Approx. 3:15 PM):
Rev. W. Paul Braun '77
Mr. Timothy E. Conway '08

 

ANNUAL ALUMNI HOMECOMING CONCERT: PARDINGTON HALL CENTENNIAL CONCERT

4:00 PM

Pardington Hall

Built in 1913, Nyack’s “Old Main” has served as the President’s Office, Chapel, Registrar’s Office, Concert Hall, and since 1986 the home of the School of Music. Nyack Chorale, alumni, faculty, and students will perform. Great music, great fellowship!  PS: “Where’s the bell?” RSVP at www.facebook.com/HomecomingConcert or by email to musicoffice@nyack.edu.

 

TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS: A RECEPTION FOR BUSINESS AND ACCOUNTING ALUMNI 

4:30 PM

Shuman Hall, President's Hall

Join event host, Prof. Jim Muckell, and other current business faculty for this get-together created exclusively for business and accounting grads. Learn about the growth and development of these majors. Hear how Nyack students are empowered to “take care of business” inside and outside of the classroom as Prof. Muckell shares how service-learning and missions trips give emerging leaders the opportunity to inform, influence, and minister to others. Reconnect with your classmates and enjoy light refreshments.

Pre-registration is encouraged for this event.


WOMEN’S BASKETBALL ALUMNI GAME

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Bowman Gymnasium

 

“AN EVENING OF JAZZ”

6:00 PM

Tent, Bailey Library Parking Lot

Ticket price: $20.00

Join us for an all-alumni dinner!  Visit and get reacquainted with your classmates and enjoy dinner and conversation. Come celebrate with the class of 1963 who are returning to the "Hillside" for their Golden Anniversary! There will be special recognition for the classes of ’73, ‘83, ’88, ‘93, and ‘03 as they celebrate their reunion years. Family and friends are encouraged to attend!

Pre-registration is required for this event.

2013 Alumni of the Year Awards will be presented to:
Rev. Richard A. Villodas '03 - Outstanding Young Alumnus
Rev. Kelvin L. Walker '88 - Service to Nyack College
Senior Pastor Christopher A. Yount '84 - Service to the Kingdom

 

MEN’S BASKETBALL ALUMNI GAME

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Bowman Gymnasium

  

*This schedule is subject to change at any time.

 


 

FLYING TO NYACK

Book your flight on Nyack's own travel website at www.ytbtravel.com/nyack!  It's powered by Travelocity, so you'll get the same selection and great rates... plus, a portion of the travel commissions will go directly to benefit the Nyack College Student Support Fund!

Nearby Airports:

Westchester County Airport (HPN), White Plains, NY - 19.5 miles - Approx. 31 minutes
*Recommended for closest proximity and least amount of traffic* 

LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Flushing, NY - 32.8 miles - Approx. 47 minutes

Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Newark, NJ - 37.5 miles - Approx. 57 minutes

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York, NY - 41.1 miles - Approx. 57 minutes

Stewart International Airport (SWF), New Windsor, NY - 42.3 miles - Approx. 56 minutes

 


 

RENTING A CAR

The following rental car companies offer discounts to Nyack College alumni nation-wide. Please call the Alumni Office at (845) 675-4589 for the special discount codes required in order to make your reservation.

Alamo - 20% off - (800) 354-2322

Avis - 15% off - (800) 331-1212

Budget - 10-25% off - (800) 455-2848

Hertz - 15% off - (800) 654-2200

National - 20% off - (800) CAR-RENT

 


 

ACCOMMODATIONS IN THE NYACK AREA

The following local hotels provide special discounted rates to Nyack College alumni visiting for Homecoming Weekend. To make your reservation, just call the local hotel, mention that you're an alum of Nyack College, and ask for the special Nyack College rate. The special rates are not available online.

Fairfield Inn *Recommended for best rate*
100 Spring Valley Marketplace, Spring Valley, NY 10977 (8 miles - Approx. 15 minutes)
(845) 426-2000 (NOTE: You must call to make your reservation and ask for the Nyack College rate. You also need to submit to the Fairfield Inn your Homecoming Registration confirmation e-mail as proof of your visit to Nyack.)

Holiday Inn
329 Route 303, Orangeburg, NY 10962 (3.5 miles - Approx. 10 minutes)
(845) 359-7000 (Ask for the Nyack College rate)

Comfort Inn & Suites  
425 E. Route 59, Nanuet, NY 10954 (6.3 miles - Approx. 14 minutes)
(845) 623-6000 (A
sk for the Nyack College rate)

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Friday, October 11, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 11:55 PM (EDT)


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