Homecoming Schedule of Events

as of July 14, 2015

By CategoryThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday

Thursday, October 22
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
1:00 - 5:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
4:00p The Party to DYE For (Lawn by the Pond)
Students are invited to tie-dye shirts to wear on Saturday to support the HSU Cowboys during the Homecoming game. Alumni: pre-order a shirt ($5 plain/$10 tie-dyed for you) at the Homecoming site online.
Friday, October 23
*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price
All Day Seek, Snap, Share!
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
  FOR PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS! Campus Tours (Dyess Welcome Center/Hunter Hall)
Homecoming is an excellent time for prospective students to visit the HSU campus. Friday tours are available. For more information, call 877-GO-HSUTX, or sign up at www.hsutx.edu/visit.
7:00a - 6:00p Food Court (Moody Student Center)
8:00a - 12:00p Boards of Trustees & Development Meetings (TBA)
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
9:00a - 8:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
12:00p Boards of Trustees & Development Joint Luncheon (Johnson Building, MP Room)
1:00 - 5:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
3:00p School of Music Foundation Board of Directors Meeting (Hemphill Rm. 211)
For more information, contact Dr. Jaynne Middleton at 325-670-1424.
4:30p Retirement Reception for Dr. Larry Wolz '73/'74 (Hemphill Music Building, Smith Music Library)
Join the School of Music in honoring the literary contributions and teaching career of Dr. Wolz who recently retired from HSU after 37 years.
4:45 - 5:30p Coronation Cookout (Frost Art Bldg. Lawn, free)
5:00 - 10:00p Nursing Mothers’ Privacy Room Open (Moody Student Center, 214)
5:30 - 6:15p University King & Queen Coronation (Logsdon Chapel)
Join current students & others to see who will reign for the remainder of the school year. Hosted by HSU’s Student Congress.
6:00 - 8:00p The HSU Academic Showcase Preview & Homecoming Registration (Moody Student Center, north end)
Preview what's new & exciting in HSU academics. • Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. • Purchase tickets for upcoming events. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
6:30p Alumni Awards Celebration Banquet* (Johnson Building, $26**/$32)
Recognizing the 2015 recipients of the Keeter Alumni Service Award (HSU’s highest Alumni honor) and Distinguished Alumni Awards (recognizing career accomplishments).
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Dinner (TBA)
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. (Recent Grads: chill with current students after SING! -- see info below.)

Friday Class & Cluster Reunion Activities


Special activities & dinners are scheduled for the honored reunion classes, who will sit together at the Homecoming BBQ & football game. Pick up your Reunion Ribbon at the registration table in Moody Student Center. Classmates from surrounding years are absolutely welcome!
6:00p Class of 2005 Evening Blend (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge & Patio, $15**/$20 covers the weekend's Class Reunion events)
Informal visiting & snacks; come & go; childcare provided for those who request it in advance.
6:30 - 10:00p Class of 1975 Gathering (Home of Jud Powell-1417 Woodridge, reservations required, pitch a few bucks into the "cowboy hat")
Join us for a Western snack dinner, great fellowship, & lots of fun! In the meantime, join us on Facebook: “40 Years Since the 40 Acres.”
10:00p Recent Grads Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Student Center Front Porch)
Young alumni & current students will meet up around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU
Saturday, October 24
*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price
All Day Seek, Snap, Share!
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
7:30 - 8:30a ROTC/Military Veterans Informal Breakfast (Moody Student Center Cafeteria, $8**/$12)
We’ll be joined by members of HSU's Military Veterans student group.
8:00 - 9:00a Dept. of Communication Sciences & Disorders Breakfast (Sid Richardson Bldg, Rm 141)
Inviting all former and future program graduates to visit over coffee & pastry.
8:00 - 9:30a Phi Phi Phi Tea - Celebrating 55 Years! (Location: TBA)
8:00a - 12:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
8:00a - 2:00p Homecoming Shuttles Circulate Through Campus
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore (Moody Student Center)
8:00a - 7:00p Food Court (Moody Student Center)
8:15 - 9:00a College of Fine Arts Breakfast (Cowboy Band Hall)
Calling all Art, Theatre, and Music alumni! Join us for breakfast & fellowship before the day’s festivities begin
8:30 - 9:30a Ex-Cowgirls Coffee (Olsen House)
8:30 - 9:30a Zeta Chi Coffee (Location: TBA)
8:30a - 12:00p The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
Learn about HSU's exciting educational news & visit with faculty from various schools. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners • Grab a snack • Purchase a Spirit Shirt • Meet up with friends. Featured in the Showcase: Graduate Studies, Irvin School of Education–Teacher Education, Leadership Studies, Kelley College of Business, Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing.
8:30a - 10:00p Nursing Mothers’ Privacy Room Open (Moody Student Center, 214)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Iota Omega Coffee (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Phi Omega Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a New! Black Student Association Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Parents Only Breakfast* (Moody Student Center 233, Free)
Parents of current HSU students will meet and fellowship over breakfast. Dean of Students Brian Dawson will share ways to support your child and provide an update on what’s ahead this year. Activities and breakfast for younger children provided. Register online for a nametag and to let us know you’re coming.
9:00 - 10:00a SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Location: TBA)
9:00a - 10:00a Social Work Reception (Skiles, 224)
Alumni, past faculty and staff come gather with current students, faculty & staff.
9:00 - 10:00a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge)
9:00 - 10:00a Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 1:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
9:15 - 10:00a Alpha Psi Omega Reunion & Theatre Costume Shop Open House (2666 Pine)
9:15 - 10:00a Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd floor)
Inviting all Choir Alumni – bring your family and visit with current choral students in the historic Caldwell Commons.
9:15 - 10:00a Cowboy Band Foundation Meeting (Band Hall)
9:15 - 11:45a Tennis Mixer & Celebration (New, Streich Tennis Center at Vogel & Simmons, Tourney $35)
Alumni, friends, & students are invited to help dedicate and celebrate the new courts at 9:15 and then play in the 9th Annual “Help Them Succeed” tennis team fundraiser. Register online to play.
9:30 - 10:00a Delta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:30 - 10:30a In the Showcase - Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Visit with Logsdon faculty & students. Ministers, alumni, friends all welcome.
9:30 - 10:30a History Dept. Coffee (Skiles, 204)
Visit with your favorite history profs!
9:45 - 10:45a In the Showcase - Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing Reception (Moody Student Center)
Faculty & current students look forward to sharing about the School over refreshments with alumni, friends, & prospects.
9:45 - 10:45a Tau Alpha Phi Alumni Gathering (Skiles, 213)
9:45 - 11:45a For Kids (2-11) Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn)
Come out and play with us! Bounce Houses • Crafts & Games • Face Painting & Hair Color • White Horse Rides (9:45-10:45) • HSU Spurs Dance Lesson (10:15-11:00). Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
10:00 - 11:00a Ex-Lettermen’s Reception (Mabee Gym, Hall of Fame Rm)
10:00a - 11:00a In the Showcase - Dept. of Educational Studies Teacher Preparation Program Alumni Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Celebrate your personal & professional milestones with Irvin School of Education faculty and alumni at our reception and display.
10:00 - 11:00a New! Kelley College of Business Faculty/Alumni Symposium (Johnson Building, 3rd floor)
Join Dean Nancy Ellis Kucinski ’83, Dean Michael Monhollon, and KCOB graduate and local accountant Ryan Gibson ’06 for an interactive session featuring a discussion of international higher education. Reconnect with alumni and faculty. Share your successes and ideas for better business education.
10:00 - 11:00a New! Student Life Open House (Moody Student Center, 2nd Floor)
Come On Up! Meet the Student Life team and discover how your campus experience differs from that of today.
10:00 - 11:45a For Youth (12+) HSU Next! (Alumni Wall, $5**/$8)
Meet & hang out with kids 12+, current students, & young alumni. Lawn games, a selfie scavenger hunt, special gift, and more. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced in 1st quarter of football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 18 to receive extra entry.) Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
10:15 - 11:15a “Chismeando” de HSU (TBA)
Join Dr. Joe Alcorta ‘64 for conversation (in English or Spanish) & fellowship with Hispanic alumni & friends.
10:30 - 11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium)
Enjoy this celebration highlighting HSU’s visual & performing arts. Presented by the School of Music, Department of Art, & Department of Theatre. Come & stay. Or come & go.
10:30a - noon Olsen House Grand Opening Tour (1204 Vogel, north of the Sid Richardson Science Bldg.)
Step inside the newly-restored Olsen House, circa 1924. Enjoy the home’s generous hand-crafted woodwork, unique floorplan, and charming details. Learn about the original occupants and view historic memorabilia connected to the HSU narrative.
11:00a - noon HSU Artist, Book & CD Signing (HSU Bookstore, Moody Student Center)
Artists & Authors pending. To participate, contact brittj@hsutx.edu/800-460-3908.
12:05 - 12:25p Cowboy Band Concert on the Lawn (between Moody Student Center and Sandefer Memorial)
12:30 - 1:30p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Moody Student Ctr, $10**/$12 adults, $6**/$8 kids 2-11)
SKIP THE LONG RESTAURANT LINES!
KEEP YOUR PARKING SPOT!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you return Home to the Range! Visit with classmates out of the wind, rain, & sun, and enjoy lively music provided by HSU students. There will be plenty of BBQ along with other menu options.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities
3:45p HSU Cheerleader Fifth Quarter FUN (Shelton Stadium)
Former Cheerleaders are invited to cheer with us during the 4th quarter, then stay for gatorade and snacks
4:30 - 7:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
5:00 - 7:00p Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception (Frost Center)
5:30p Parents Picnic on the Field* (Intramural Field, $10 adults/$6 kids 2-11)
Current students and their families are invited to join in the fun! Bring your purple or gold blankets
6:30p Computer Science Gathering (Johnson Building, 202)
Join current students and faculty for pizza and games.
6:30p Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner* (HSU Campus, $25)
Celebrate the accomplishments of our top-notch 2015 inductees.
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Taquito Supper (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.

Saturday Class, Recent Grad & Music Cluster Reunion Events*

1:30 - 3:00p Recent Grads Game Day Station (purple tent outside stadium east gate, free)
Swing by for HSU swag, catch up on HSU opportunities, and connect with other recent grads. Find your name on a class banner. We’ll be open from kickoff through third quarter. #HomecomingHSU.
3:30 - 5:30p Class of 2005 Open Air Huddle (white tents, Sid Richardson Lawn, $15**/$19 covers the weekend's Class Reunion events)
Bring your family for a lively time of visiting. Light snacks provided.

REUNION DINNERS*

Unless noted otherwise, meals are $15**/$19. Locations TBA. A special invitation is extended to faculty, staff & other friends. Classmates from surrounding years are absolutely welcome!
5:30p Golden Lariat Society Dinner (Location: TBA)
For all alumni & exes who have celebrated their 50th class reunion! Our fun evening will be led by the dynamic duo of Mary Carpenter Edwards Zumwalt ’65x and Ann Bryant Lindsey ’65.
6:00p New! Music Alumni 1976-1988 (Location: TBA)
Join us for this once-in-a-million-years gathering of music classmates & friends from this memorable time in our lives.
6:00p 40 Years! Class of 1975+ Dinner (Location: TBA)
Classes of 1974 & 1976 welcome! Class photos will be taken during dinner. The program line-up features Sonshine (Randy Dale, Mark Hundley, Larry Moss, Fred McNab), Sarah Brown Stafford, Chris Carnohan, and others not yet confirmed. In the meantime, join us on Facebook: “40 Years Since the 40 Acres.”
Sunday, October 25
*Registration Requested
8:00a Sunday School with Dr. Joe (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
Dr. Joe Alcorta’s annual Sunday School lesson is hosted by HSU’s Hispanic Alumni Assembly.
9:30 - 10:30a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year’s reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

Athletic Events to Watch & Participate In +

Saturday, October 24
9:15 - 11:45a Tennis Mixer & Celebration (New, Streich Tennis Center at Vogel & Simmons, Tourney $35)
Alumni, friends, & students are invited to help dedicate and celebrate the new courts at 9:15 and then play in the 9th Annual “Help Them Succeed” tennis team fundraiser. Register online to play.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities

Academic Programs +

Thursday, October 22
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
Friday, October 23
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
6:00 - 8:00p The HSU Academic Showcase Preview & Homecoming Registration (Moody Student Center, north end)
Preview what's new & exciting in HSU academics. • Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. • Purchase tickets for upcoming events. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
Saturday, October 24
8:00 - 9:00a Dept. of Communication Sciences & Disorders Breakfast (Sid Richardson Bldg, Rm 141)
Inviting all former and future program graduates to visit over coffee & pastry.
8:15 - 9:00a College of Fine Arts Breakfast (Cowboy Band Hall)
Calling all Art, Theatre, and Music alumni! Join us for breakfast & fellowship before the day’s festivities begin
8:30a - 12:00p The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
Learn about HSU's exciting educational news & visit with faculty from various schools. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners • Grab a snack • Purchase a Spirit Shirt • Meet up with friends. Featured in the Showcase: Graduate Studies, Irvin School of Education–Teacher Education, Leadership Studies, Kelley College of Business, Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing.
9:00 - 10:00a Social Work Reception (Skiles, 224)
Alumni, past faculty and staff come gather with current students, faculty & staff.
9:15 - 10:00a Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd floor)
Inviting all Choir Alumni – bring your family and visit with current choral students in the historic Caldwell Commons.
9:15 - 10:00a Alpha Psi Omega Reunion & Theatre Costume Shop Open House (2666 Pine)
9:30 - 10:30a In the Showcase - Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Visit with Logsdon faculty & students. Ministers, alumni, friends all welcome.
9:30 - 10:30a History Dept. Coffee (Skiles, 204)
Visit with your favorite history profs!
9:45 - 10:45a In the Showcase - Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing Reception (Moody Student Center)
Faculty & current students look forward to sharing about the School over refreshments with alumni, friends, & prospects.
10:00 - 11:00a In the Showcase - Dept. of Educational Studies Teacher Preparation Program Alumni Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Celebrate your personal & professional milestones with Irvin School of Education faculty and alumni at our reception and display.
10:00 - 11:00a New! Kelley College of Business Faculty/Alumni Symposium (Johnson Building, 3rd floor)
Join Dean Nancy Ellis Kucinski ’83, Dean Michael Monhollon, and KCOB graduate and local accountant Ryan Gibson ’06 for an interactive session featuring a discussion of international higher education. Reconnect with alumni and faculty. Share your successes and ideas for better business education.
10:30 - 11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium)
Enjoy this celebration highlighting HSU’s visual & performing arts. Presented by the School of Music, Department of Art, & Department of Theatre. Come & stay. Or come & go.
4:30 - 7:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
5:00 - 7:00p Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception (Frost Center)
6:30p Computer Science Gathering (Johnson Building, 202)
Join current students and faculty for pizza and games.

Awards Banquets +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Friday, October 23
6:30p Alumni Awards Celebration Banquet* (Johnson Building, $26**/$32)
Recognizing the 2015 recipients of the Keeter Alumni Service Award (HSU’s highest Alumni honor) and Distinguished Alumni Awards (recognizing career accomplishments).
Saturday, October 24
6:30p Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner* (HSU Campus, $25)
Celebrate the accomplishments of our top-notch 2015 inductees.

Boards & Foundations Meetings +

Friday, October 23
8:00a - 12:00p Boards of Trustees & Development Meetings (TBA)
12:00p Boards of Trustees & Development Joint Luncheon (Johnson Building, MP Room)
3:00p School of Music Foundation Board of Directors Meeting (Hemphill Rm. 211)
For more information, contact Dr. Jaynne Middleton at 325-670-1424.
Saturday, October 24
9:15 - 10:00a Cowboy Band Foundation Meeting (Band Hall)

Class Reunions, Recent Grad & Music Cluster Reunions +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Friday, October 23
6:00p Class of 2005 Evening Blend* (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge & Patio, $15**/$20 covers the weekend's Class Reunion events)
Informal visiting & snacks; come & go; childcare provided for those who request it in advance.
6:30 - 10:00p Class of 1975 Gathering* (Home of Jud Powell-1417 Woodridge, reservations required, pitch a few bucks into the "cowboy hat")
Join us for a Western snack dinner, great fellowship, & lots of fun! In the meantime, join us on Facebook: “40 Years Since the 40 Acres.”
10:00p Recent Grads Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Student Center Front Porch)
Young alumni & current students will meet up around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU
Saturday, October 24
1:30 - 3:00p Recent Grads Game Day Station* (purple tent outside stadium east gate, free)
Swing by for HSU swag, catch up on HSU opportunities, and connect with other recent grads. Find your name on a class banner. We’ll be open from kickoff through third quarter. #HomecomingHSU.
3:30 - 5:30p Class of 2005 Open Air Huddle* (white tents, Sid Richardson Lawn, $15**/$19 covers the weekend's Class Reunion events)
Bring your family for a lively time of visiting. Light snacks provided.

REUNION DINNERS*

Unless noted otherwise, meals are $15**/$19. Locations TBA. A special invitation is extended to faculty, staff & other friends. Classmates from surrounding years are absolutely welcome!
5:30p Golden Lariat Society Dinner (location: TBA)
For all alumni & exes who have celebrated their 50th class reunion! Our fun evening will be led by the dynamic duo of Mary Carpenter Edwards Zumwalt ’65x and Ann Bryant Lindsey ’65.
6:00p New! Music Alumni 1976-1988 (location: TBA)
Join us for this once-in-a-million-years gathering of music classmates & friends from this memorable time in our lives.
6:00p 40 Years! Class of 1975+ Dinner (Location: TBA)
Classes of 1974 & 1976 welcome! Class photos will be taken during dinner. The program line-up features Sonshine (Randy Dale, Mark Hundley, Larry Moss, Fred McNab), Sarah Brown Stafford, Chris Carnohan, and others not yet confirmed. In the meantime, join us on Facebook: “40 Years Since the 40 Acres.”

For Everyone +

Thursday, October 22
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
1:00 - 5:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
Friday, October 23
All Day Seek, Snap, Share!
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
7:00a - 6:00p Food Court (Moody Student Center)
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore
9:00a - 5:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
9:00a - 8:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
1:00 - 5:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
4:30p  Retirement Reception for Dr. Larry Wolz '73/'74 (Hemphill Music Building, Smith Music Library)
Join the School of Music in honoring the literary contributions and teaching career of Dr. Wolz who recently retired from HSU after 37 years.
5:00 - 10:00p Nursing Mothers’ Privacy Room Open (Moody Student Center, 214)
5:30 - 6:15p University King & Queen Coronation (Logsdon Chapel)
Join current students & others to see who will reign for the remainder of the school year. Hosted by HSU’s Student Congress.
6:00 - 8:00p The HSU Academic Showcase Preview & Homecoming Registration (Moody Student Center, north end)
Preview what's new & exciting in HSU academics. • Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. • Purchase tickets for upcoming events. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
6:30p Alumni Awards Celebration Banquet* (Johnson Building, $26**/$32)
Recognizing the 2015 recipients of the Keeter Alumni Service Award (HSU’s highest Alumni honor) and Distinguished Alumni Awards (recognizing career accomplishments).
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. 
Saturday, October 24
All Day Seek, Snap, Share!
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
8:00a - 12:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
8:00a - 2:00p Homecoming Shuttles Circulate Through Campus
8:00a - 6:00p Visit the HSU Bookstore (Moody Student Center)
8:00a - 7:00p Food Court (Moody Student Center)
8:30a - 10:00p Nursing Mothers’ Privacy Room Open (Moody Student Center, 214)
8:30a - 12:00p The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
Learn about HSU's exciting educational news & visit with faculty from various schools. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners • Grab a snack • Purchase a Spirit Shirt • Meet up with friends. Featured in the Showcase: Graduate Studies, Irvin School of Education–Teacher Education, Leadership Studies, Kelley College of Business, Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing.
9:00a - 1:00p 1891 Legacy Room Open House (Richardson Research Center of the Southwest, 2nd floor, Richardson Library)
Come share your memories of people and events on campus, & view HSU memorabilia from years past including: the Bronco, the Corral, the Brand, the Range Rider, photos of HSU, and other interesting items.
9:15 - 11:45a Tennis Mixer & Celebration (New, Streich Tennis Center at Vogel & Simmons, Tourney $35)
Alumni, friends, & students are invited to help dedicate and celebrate the new courts at 9:15 and then play in the 9th Annual “Help Them Succeed” tennis team fundraiser. Register online to play.
10:00 - 11:00a New! Student Life Open House (Moody Student Center, 2nd Floor)
Come On Up! Meet the Student Life team and discover how your campus experience differs from that of today.
10:30 - 11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium)
Enjoy this celebration highlighting HSU’s visual & performing arts. Presented by the School of Music, Department of Art, & Department of Theatre. Come & stay. Or come & go.
10:30a - noon Olsen House Grand Opening Tour (1204 Vogel, north of the Sid Richardson Science Bldg.)
Step inside the newly-restored Olsen House, circa 1924. Enjoy the home’s generous hand-crafted woodwork, unique floorplan, and charming details. Learn about the original occupants and view historic memorabilia connected to the HSU narrative
11:00a - noon HSU Artist, Book & CD Signing (HSU Bookstore, Moody Student Center)
Artists & Authors pending. To participate, contact brittj@hsutx.edu/800-460-3908.
12:05 - 12:25p Cowboy Band Concert on the Lawn (between Moody Student Center and Sandefer Memorial)
12:30 - 1:30p Homecoming Indoor BBQ* (Moody Student Ctr, $10**/$12 adults, $6**/$8 kids 2-11)
SKIP THE LONG RESTAURANT LINES!
KEEP YOUR PARKING SPOT!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you return Home to the Range! Visit with classmates out of the wind, rain, & sun, and enjoy lively music provided by HSU students. There will be plenty of BBQ along with other menu options.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities
4:30 - 7:00p Homecoming Art Exhibit (Frost Center)
5:00 - 7:00p Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception (Frost Center)
6:30p Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner* (HSU Campus, $25)
Celebrate the accomplishments of our top-notch 2015 inductees.
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 25
8:00a Sunday School with Dr. Joe (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
Dr. Joe Alcorta’s annual Sunday School lesson is hosted by HSU’s Hispanic Alumni Assembly.
9:30 - 10:30a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year’s reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

For Families of Current Students +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Friday, October 23
All Day Seek, Snap, Share!
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
9:00 - 8:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
4:45 - 5:30p Coronation Cookout* (Frost Art Bldg. Lawn, free)
5:30 - 6:15p University King & Queen Coronation (Logsdon Chapel)
Join current students & others to see who will reign for the remainder of the school year. Hosted by HSU’s Student Congress.
6:00 - 8:00p The HSU Academic Showcase Preview & Homecoming Registration (Moody Student Center, north end)
Preview what's new & exciting in HSU academics. • Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. • Purchase tickets for upcoming events. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Saturday, October 24
8:00a - 12:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
8:00a - 2:00p Homecoming Shuttles Circulate Through Campus
8:30a - 12:00p The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
Learn about HSU's exciting educational news & visit with faculty from various schools. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners • Grab a snack • Purchase a Spirit Shirt • Meet up with friends. Featured in the Showcase: Graduate Studies, Irvin School of Education–Teacher Education, Leadership Studies, Kelley College of Business, Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing.
9:00 - 10:00a Parents Only Breakfast* (Moody Student Center 233, Free)
Parents of current HSU students will meet and fellowship over breakfast. Dean of Students Brian Dawson will share ways to support your child and provide an update on what’s ahead this year. Activities and breakfast for younger children provided. Register online for a nametag and to let us know you’re coming.
9:15 - 11:45a Tennis Mixer & Celebration (New, Streich Tennis Center at Vogel & Simmons, Tourney $35)
Alumni, friends, & students are invited to help dedicate and celebrate the new courts at 9:15 and then play in the 9th Annual “Help Them Succeed” tennis team fundraiser. Register online to play.
9:45 - 11:45a For Kids (2-11) Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn)
Come out and play with us! Bounce Houses • Crafts & Games • Face Painting & Hair Color • White Horse Rides (9:45-10:45) • HSU Spurs Dance Lesson (10:15-11:00). Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
10:00 - 11:00a New! Student Life Open House (Moody Student Center, 2nd Floor)
Come On Up! Meet the Student Life team and discover how your campus experience differs from that of today.
10:00 - 11:45a For Youth (12+) HSU Next! (Alumni Wall, $5**/$8)
Meet & hang out with kids 12+, current students, & young alumni. Lawn games, a selfie scavenger hunt, special gift, and more. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced in 1st quarter of football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 18 to receive extra entry.) Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
10:30 - 11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium)
Enjoy this celebration highlighting HSU’s visual & performing arts. Presented by the School of Music, Department of Art, & Department of Theatre. Come & stay. Or come & go.
11:00a - noon HSU Artist, Book & CD Signing (HSU Bookstore, Moody Student Center)
Artists & Authors pending. To participate, contact brittj@hsutx.edu/800-460-3908.
12:05 - 12:25p Cowboy Band Concert on the Lawn (between Moody Student Center and Sandefer Memorial)
12:30 - 1:30p Homecoming Indoor BBQ* (Moody Student Ctr, $10**/$12 adults, $6**/$8 kids 2-11)
SKIP THE LONG RESTAURANT LINES!
KEEP YOUR PARKING SPOT!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you return Home to the Range! Visit with classmates out of the wind, rain, & sun, and enjoy lively music provided by HSU students. There will be plenty of BBQ along with other menu options.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities
5:30p Parents Picnic on the Field* (Intramural Field, $10 adults/$6 kids 2-11)
Current students and their families are invited to join in the fun! Bring your purple or gold blankets
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 25
8:00a Sunday School with Dr. Joe (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
Dr. Joe Alcorta’s annual Sunday School lesson is hosted by HSU’s Hispanic Alumni Assembly.
9:30 - 10:30a Alumni-Led Worship Service (Logsdon Chapel)
Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year’s reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

For Recent Grads +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Friday, October 23
10:00p Recent Grads Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Student Center Front Porch)
Young alumni & current students will meet up around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU
Saturday, October 24
1:30 - 3:00p Recent Grads Game Day Station* (purple tent outside stadium east gate, free)
Swing by for HSU swag, catch up on HSU opportunities, and connect with other recent grads. Find your name on a class banner. We’ll be open from kickoff through third quarter. #HomecomingHSU.

For Students - Current +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Thursday, October 22
4:00p The Party to DYE For (Lawn by the Pond)
Students are invited to tie-dye shirts to wear on Saturday to support the HSU Cowboys during the Homecoming game. Alumni: pre-order a shirt ($5 plain/$10 tie-dyed for you) at the Homecoming site online.
Friday, October 23
4:45 - 5:30p Coronation Cookout* (Frost Art Bldg. Lawn, free)
5:30 - 6:15p University King & Queen Coronation (Logsdon Chapel)
Join current students & others to see who will reign for the remainder of the school year. Hosted by HSU’s Student Congress.
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. 
10:00p Friday Fire Starter (Moody Student Center Front Porch)
Young alumni & current students will meet up around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU
Saturday, October 24
8:00 - 9:30a Phi Phi Phi Tea - Celebrating 55 Years! (Location: TBA)
8:30 - 9:30a Zeta Chi Coffee (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Iota Omega Coffee (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Phi Omega Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a New! Black Student Association Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge)
9:30 - 10:00a Delta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:15 - 10:00a Alpha Psi Omega Reunion & Theatre Costume Shop Open House (2666 Pine)
12:05 - 12:25p Cowboy Band Concert on the Lawn (between Moody Student Center and Sandefer Memorial)
12:30 - 1:30p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Moody Student Ctr, $10**/$12 adults, $6**/$8 kids 2-11)
Use your meal plan and mingle with alumni.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities
3:45p HSU Cheerleader Fifth Quarter FUN (Shelton Stadium)
Former Cheerleaders are invited to cheer with us during the 4th quarter, then stay for gatorade and snacks
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 25
8:00a Sunday School with Dr. Joe (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
Dr. Joe Alcorta’s annual Sunday School lesson is hosted by HSU’s Hispanic Alumni Assembly.
9:30 - 10:30a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
Join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year’s reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after. Chapel credit is also offered.

For Students - Prospective +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available
Friday, October 23
4:45 - 5:30p Coronation Cookout* (Frost Art Bldg. Lawn, free)
5:30 - 6:15p University King & Queen Coronation (Logsdon Chapel)
Join current students & others to see who will reign for the remainder of the school year. Hosted by HSU’s Student Congress.
6:00 - 8:00p The HSU Academic Showcase Preview & Homecoming Registration (Moody Student Center, north end)
Preview what's new & exciting in HSU academics. • Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. • Purchase tickets for upcoming events. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Saturday, October 24
8:30a - 12:00p The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
Learn about HSU's exciting educational news & visit with faculty from various schools. • Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners • Grab a snack • Purchase a Spirit Shirt • Meet up with friends. Featured in the Showcase: Graduate Studies, Irvin School of Education–Teacher Education, Leadership Studies, Kelley College of Business, Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary, Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing, and others.
9:45 - 11:45a For Kids (2-11) Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn)
Come out and play with us! Bounce Houses • Crafts & Games • Face Painting & Hair Color • White Horse Rides (9:45-10:45) • HSU Spurs Dance Lesson (10:15-11:00). Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
10:00 - 11:45a For Youth (12+) HSU Next! (Alumni Wall, $5**/$8)
Meet & hang out with kids 12+, current students, & young alumni. Lawn games, a selfie scavenger hunt, special gift, and more. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced in 1st quarter of football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 18 to receive extra entry.) Hosted by HSU’s Board of Young Associates.
12:05 - 12:25p Cowboy Band Concert on the Lawn (between Moody Student Center and Sandefer Memorial)
12:30 - 1:30p Homecoming Indoor BBQ* (Moody Student Ctr, $10**/$12 adults, $6**/$8 kids 2-11)
SKIP THE LONG RESTAURANT LINES!
KEEP YOUR PARKING SPOT!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you return Home to the Range! Visit with classmates out of the wind, rain, & sun, and enjoy lively music provided by HSU students. There will be plenty of BBQ along with other menu options.
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. HPU Yellow Jackets (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
Third Quarter Crazy Fan Contest hosted by Student Activities
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $16/$14/$12)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 25
8:00a Sunday School with Dr. Joe (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)
Dr. Joe Alcorta’s annual Sunday School lesson is hosted by HSU’s Hispanic Alumni Assembly.
9:30 - 10:30a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year’s reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

Registration +

Friday, October 23
9:00a - 8:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
Saturday, October 24
8:00a - 12:00p Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! Register & receive your updated Homecoming Schedule Book, tickets, & nametag. Purchase tickets for upcoming events. Note: Pre-purchased tickets not picked up 1½ hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.

Social Clubs, Student Groups & Special Interest Events +

*Registration requested
**Indicates Early-Bird Registration price, if available

Special Interest Groups

Friday, October 23
4:30p Retirement Reception for Dr. Larry Wolz '73/'74 (Hemphill Music Building, Smith Music Library)
Join the School of Music in honoring the literary contributions and teaching career of Dr. Wolz who recently retired from HSU after 37 years.
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Dinner (LOCATION: TBA)
Saturday, October 24
8:30 - 9:30a Ex-Cowgirls Coffee (Olsen House)
10:00 - 11:00a Ex-Lettermen’s Reception (Mabee Gym, Hall of Fame Rm)
10:15 - 11:15a “Chismeando” de HSU (LOCATION: TBA)
Join Dr. Joe Alcorta ‘64 for conversation (in English or Spanish) & fellowship with Hispanic alumni & friends.
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Taquito Supper (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)

Social Clubs & Student Groups

Saturday, October 24
7:30 - 8:30a ROTC/Military Veterans Informal Breakfast* (Moody Student Center Cafeteria, $8**/$12)
We’ll be joined by members of HSU's Military Veterans student group.
8:00 - 9:30a Phi Phi Phi Tea - Celebrating 55 Years! (Location: TBA)
8:30 - 9:30a Zeta Chi Coffee (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Iota Omega Coffee (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Alpha Phi Omega Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a New! Black Student Association Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Location: TBA)
9:00 - 10:00a Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:15 - 10:00a Alpha Psi Omega Reunion & Theatre Costume Shop Open House (2666 Pine)
9:30 - 10:00a Delta Breakfast (Location: TBA)
9:45 - 10:45a Tau Alpha Phi Alumni Gathering (Skiles, 213)
3:45p HSU Cheerleader Fifth Quarter FUN (Shelton Stadium)
Former Cheerleaders are invited to cheer with us during the 4th quarter, then stay for gatorade and snacks

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