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Yesteryears Brunch, 9/22 @9am
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 9:00AM. Honoring Alumni who graduated in '67 or earlier, Faculty Emeriti and Athletic Hall of Fame Induction of Men’s Basketball Teams ’65-‘67. Featuring Guest Speakers Barbara & Gary Rose ’67. Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
FRAME Workshop, 9/22 @11am
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 11:00AM. Internationally acclaimed photographer Rick Guidotti hosts this special workshop on how we see people who are different than ourselves. FRAME (Faces Redefining the Art of Medical Education), is a series of brief films exploring the reality of people living with a variety of genetic conditions. Emphasis for faculty, students and alumni of Nursing, Health Administration, Education, Psychology, Social Work, and Visual Arts. All are welcome to attend. Andrews B. Hale Auditorium, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
Free $0.00
Lecture: Change How You See, See How You Change, 9/22 @4pm
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 4:00PM. Presented by Rick Guidotti. All are invited to attend this keynote lecture about transforming the way we perceive people living with genetic, physical, intellectual and behavioral differences, and how we can be a more inclusive compassionate community. Stay for the Positive Exposure exhibit reception immediately following in the atrium. Andrews B. Hale Auditorium, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
Free $0.00
50th Reunion Dinner & Medallion Ceremony, 9/22 @5pm
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 5:00PM. Class of '67 Ellen Stowe Roberts Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
Men's Alumni Soccer Tournament (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/22 @7pm
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 7:00PM. Small-side, round-robin style soccer tournament for former men's soccer team players. 8:30 p.m. Pizza reception at the tent on the field. Artificial Turf Field
Free $0.00
Ella at 100 Concert, 9/22 @7:30pm
Friday, Sept 22nd @ 7:30PM. Featuring Faith Amour ‘09, Brittany Walker Rumph ‘12 & Chelse Chambers ‘17. Presented By RWCCO. Celebrating 100 years of Ella Fitzgerald, the “Queen of Jazz.” Her most famous songs will be brought to life by three fantastic Roberts alumni and will be accompanied by the Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo, under the direction of Professor Mike Van Allen, and the Roberts Wesleyan College Community Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Paul Shewan. Proceeds go to music student scholarships. Andrews B. Hale Auditorium, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
$15.00 $0.00
Raiders & Redhawks Alumni 5K Race, 9/23 @8:30am
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 8:30AM. Benefit for Matt St. James ‘07 and in honor of Greg Greve ‘96. Race begins on practice soccer fields (past the tennis courts and turf field) and goes through the Matt St. James Cross Country Trails. Registration is at the “Home of the Redhawks” backboard (near the turf field and tennis courts). Pre-Registration Deadline is Wednesday, September 20th. Pre-Registration - $15.00; Day of race (until 8:20 am) - $20.00. Awards Reception immediately following the completion of the race at the “Home of the Redhawks” backboard. Runners will be required to complete an Assumption of Risk Form on race day.
$15.00 $0.00
Custom Donation Raiders & Redhawks Alumni 5K
Proceeds will benefit the Matt St. James family.
Prayer Partners Coffee Hour, 9/23 @9am
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 9:00AM. Join us for a time of prayer for the needs of our students, alumni and campus community. This is an important part of our campus life and Homecoming experience. Open to all interested in praying for the College. Coffee and tea provided. Ellen Stowe Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
25th Reunion Luncheon, 9/23 @12noon
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 12:00noon. Class of '92. Fireside Reading Room, B. Thomas Golisano Library
Free $0.00
40th Reunion Luncheon, 9/23 @12noon
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 12:00noon. Class of '77. Ellen Stowe Dining Room, Garlock Dining Commons
Free $0.00
Enactus BBQ Fundraiser Tickets, 9/23, 11am-2pm $12.00 $0.00
Parents Tent, 9/23 @12:00noon
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 12:00 - 1:30PM. Connect with parents of current Roberts students, talk to representatives from the Parent Council and Student Life and enjoy fresh cider and donuts! Founders Garden, Updyke Hall, Quads
Free $0.00
Women’s Lacrosse Alumni Game (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/23 @1:00pm
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 1:00PM. Former Women's Lacrosse players get together for an alumni lacrosse game. Pizza reception following the game at the tent on the field. Artificial Turf Field
Free $0.00
Alumni Talk & Tour: Positive Exposure Exhibit, 9/23 @1:30pm
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 1:30 - 2:30PM. Dave Basinger & Kimberley Wiedefeld give a talk and tour of the Positive Exposure Exhibit by photographer Rick Guidotti. Room 219, Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center
Free $0.00
Women's Alumni Volleyball Game (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/23 @2:00pm
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 2:00PM. Former Women's Volleyball players get together for an alumni volleyball game. Free pizza & drinks provided at the Women's Volleyball Mercy Game at 12noon. Voller Athletic Center Arena
Free $0.00
Taste of Roberts: Adults (age 13 & up), 9/23 @5pm
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 5 – 7:00PM. Alumni, Parents, Adult & Graduate 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: 5-Year Class Reunions, 9/23 @5pm
Saturday, Sept 23rd @ 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
$15.00 $0.00
Taste of Roberts: Kids (age 12 & under), 9/23 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 5 – 7:00PM. Roberts Cultural Life Center. Kids ages 12 & under are FREE.
Free $0.00
Taste of Roberts: RWC Student, 9/23 @5pm
Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 5 – 7:00PM. ALL Current Traditional Undergraduate 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 23rd. The Taste of Roberts is the dinner option for the evening. We look forward to seeing you there!
Free $0.00
Women's Alumni Soccer Game (PLAYER REGISTRATION), 9/23 @5:30pm
Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 5:30PM. Former Women's Soccer players get together for an alumni soccer game on the Artificial Turf. 6:45PM Pizza reception at the tent on the field.
Free $0.00
Give $10 to The Roberts Fund
Your gift to the Roberts Fund is an investment that impacts the affordability and excellence of the Roberts experience. It keeps Roberts affordable by offering scholarship assistance to our incoming students. It fosters excellence by supporting departmental programs. Your gift is an investment in the entire Roberts experience!
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Give $25 to The Roberts Fund
Your gift to the Roberts Fund is an investment that impacts the affordability and excellence of the Roberts experience. It keeps Roberts affordable by offering scholarship assistance to our incoming students. It fosters excellence by supporting departmental programs. Your gift is an investment in the entire Roberts experience!
$25.00 $0.00
Custom Donation
Choose the amount you would like to donate. Your gift to the Roberts Fund is an investment that impacts the affordability and excellence of the Roberts experience. It keeps Roberts affordable by offering scholarship assistance to our incoming students. It fosters excellence by supporting departmental programs. Your gift is an investment in the entire Roberts experience!

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Event Details

Revisit. Reconnect. Remember.

 

Homecoming is a special tradition at Roberts Wesleyan College, where alumni, students, parents and friends to come together and celebrate our community of friendship, scholarship and transformation.

 

This year, internationally acclaimed photographer Rick Guidotti will be on campus to talk about transforming the way we perceive people living with genetic, physical, intellectual and behavioral differences, and how we can be a more inclusive compassionate community. His Positive Exposure photography exhibit will be displayed throughout the Howard Stowe Roberts Cultural Life Center as a centerpiece of discussion for the weekend.

 

Five-year reunions will take place throughout the weekend. Reunion years (Classes ending in ‘7’ and ‘2’) 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 #HOMEatRWC on social media!

 

Highlights of Homecoming 2017:

Friday, September 22

  • Yesteryears Brunch: Honoring Alumni who graduated in '67 or earlier, Faculty Emeriti and Athletic Hall of Fame Induction of Men’s Basketball Teams ’65-‘67. Featuring Guest Speakers Barbara & Gary Rose ’67. *
  • FRAME Workshop by Rick Guidotti*
  • Lecture: Change How You See, See How You Change by Rick Guidotti*
  • Visual Arts Faculty Exhibit & Positive Exposure Reception
  • 50th Class Reunion Dinner & Medallion Ceremony*
  • Circle Member Hors d'Oeuvres Reception* (Invite Only)
  • Women’s Volleyball Game vs. University of Bridgeport
  • Men's Alumni Soccer Tournament*
  • Ella at 100 Concert featuring Faith Amour ‘09, Brittany Walker Rumph ‘12 & Chelse Chambers ‘17*
  • Wonder Woman Movie with Popcorn Bar

Saturday, September 23

  • Raiders & Redhawks Alumni 5K Race*
  • Prayer Partner Coffee Hour*
  • 40th Reunion Nurses Coffee Hour
  • Homecoming Tent, Family Entertainment, Food, and Student Fundraisers
  • Men’s & Women’s Cross Country Invitational
  • Homecoming Parade
  • 25th & 40th Reunion Luncheons*
  • Parents Tent*
  • Campus Tours
  • Women’s Volleyball Game vs. Mercy
  • Women's Alumni Volleyball Game*
  • Women's Soccer Game vs. Molloy College
  • Alumni Talk & Tour: Positive Exposure Exhibit*
  • Annual Apple Picking
  • Golisano Library 10th Anniversary Celebration*
  • Men's Soccer Game vs. Molloy College
  • Wind Ensemble Concert
  • Taste of Roberts: Hors D'oeuvres and Reunions - the centerpiece of Homecoming with our Five-Year Reunions!
  • Women's Alumni Soccer Game*
  • Saturday Night Live - Entertainment by Students

Sunday, September 24

  • Pancake Breakfast: Fundraiser for Redhawk Athletics Club
  • Pearce Memorial Church Worship Service with newly appointed Lead Pastor, Dr. Roger Haskins bringing the borning message. Featuring Alumni Vocalists Faith Amour ‘09, Brittany Walker Rumph ‘12 & Chelse Chambers ‘17.

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

*Registration Required

Have questions about Homecoming 2017? Contact Roberts Wesleyan College Alumni Relations

Where


Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Dr
Rochester, NY 14624

Organizer

Roberts Wesleyan College Alumni Relations

 

The Office of Alumni Relations at Roberts Wesleyan College seeks to create community and connectedness among our alumni and with the College.

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