Homecoming Schedule of Events

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Thursday, October 16
9:30a 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.
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. Select from V-neck & crew-neck T's at $2 per shirt. Alumni: pre-order a shirt ($5 plain/$10 tie-dyed for you), by contacting Michael LeRoux '13, Student Activities Coordinator, at Michael.LeRoux@hsutx.edu, no later than Tuesday, October 7.
Friday, October 17
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
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-only tours are available. For more information, call 877-GO-HSUTX or sign up at www.hsutx.edu/visit.
8:00a-1:30p Board of Trustees & Board of Development Meetings
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 1.5 hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape St.; free)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape St.; free)
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 School of Music Foundation Meeting & Reception (Woodward Dellis Recital Hall)
All music exes (majors & ensemble participants) are encouraged to attend.
6:30p-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 Banquet* (HSU Campus, Johnson Building, $26)
Celebrating this year’s Alumni Award Recipients. HSU’s highest alumni honor is the Keeter Alumni Service Award, and the 2014 winners are Roy & Sharon (Smith) Graham, both ’63. Receiving the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards are David Hales ’66, René Maciel ’81, and Tina (Hendrix) Schiel ’87. 
7:00p Volleyball: HSU vs. ETBU (Mabee Gym; free)
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Dinner (El Tio's Mexican Restaurant, 4358 Sayles Blvd.)
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. Current students may purchase tickets at the door for $5 with HSU Student ID. (First Years Alumni: chill with current students after SING!—see info in class reunion activities.)
FRIDAY CLASS REUNION ACTIVITIES*
Special activities & dinners are scheduled for the honored reunion classes, who will sit together at the Homecoming Cookout & football game. Pick up your Reunion Ribbon at the registration table in Moody Student Center.
6:00-7:45p Class of 1974 Gathering (Friendship House, 2701 Hickory)
Join us for a great time of fellowship and fun before we all head over to the All-School SING! at 8:00 pm.
7:00p Class of 1989 Informal Mixer (Cypress Street Station, 158 Cypress St., downtown) 
Join in laughter and fellowship as we catch up, induldge in great conversation, and enjoy supper or appetizers (on your own).  Your family is welcome, too, as are members of the classes of 1987-1991.
6:00p Classes of 2004 Mixer (Jennings Lounge, upstairs Moody Center; $5-8 suggested donation per family.)
Informal visiting & snacks; come & go; childcare provided for those who request it in advance.
NEW!
10:00p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Center Front Porch)
Recent graduates and current students are invited to gather around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU.

* Reservations advised

Saturday, October 18
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
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-2:00p Homecoming Shuttles Circulate Through Campus
NEW!
7:30-8:30a
Homecoming Gallop 5k Run/Walk (Shelton Stadium, North End; $20/ind, $15 ea added family member 12 & older) 
Please Register online or contact Track Coach Rodney Smith: 325-671-2227 or rqsmith@hsutx.edu. Check-in starts at 7:00am.
7:30-8:30a Military Veterans Informal Breakfast (Moody Student Center Cafeteria, $8) 
New this year – we’ll be joined by members of the newly-formed HSU Military Veterans student group.
7:45a-noon 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 1.5 hours prior to event will be moved to will-call.
NEW!
8:00-9:00a
College of Fine Arts Breakfast (Johnson Bldg. Multipurpose Rm.)
Calling all Art, Theatre, and Music Alumni! Join us for breakfast & fellowship before the rest of the day’s festivities begin.
8:00 - 9:00a  Dept. of Communication Sciences & Disorders Reception- formerly the Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology (Sid Richardson Bldg, Rm 141) Visit & network while noshing on coffee & sweets with former and future graduates.
8:00-10:00a Current Student Organization Gatherings 
8:45-9:45a   Alpha lota Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 114)
8:45-9:45a   Alpha Phi Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 128)
8:00-9:00a   Epsilon Pi Alpha Tea (Skiles Bldg., Room 119)
8:45-9:45a   Phi Phi Phi Tea (Connally Missions Center)
9:00-10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 210)
8:45-9:45a   Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Skiles Bldg., Room 111)
8:00-9:30a   Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 131)
8:30-11:50a The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
What's new & cutting-edge at HSU? Check out the Academic Showcase to learn about HSU's exciting opportunities & to visit with faculty from various schools.
• Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
• Grab a snack.
• 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.
8:45-9:45a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Center, Jennings Lounge) 
Meet the team & reminisce with former teammates. 
9:00-10:00a Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd floor) 
Inviting all Choir Alumni – bring your family and visit with current choir students in the lovely historic Caldwell Commons.
NEW!
9:00-10:00a
Parents Only Breakfast (Moody Student Center, 227 & 233)
Parents of current HSU students are invited to meet and fellowship with each other over breakfast.  Learn about different ways to support your child and get an update on what to expect this year from Dean of Students, Brian Dawson.  Advance reservations are requested.  Activities for younger children will be provided.
9:00-10:00a The Brand Alumni Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 122)
In The Showcase 9:00-10:00a Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Visit with Logsdon faculty & students. Ministers, alumni, & friends are all welcome.
In The Showcase 9:00-10:00a 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 and prospects.
9:00-10:00a Alpha Psi Omega & Theatre Coffee (Van Ellis Lobby) 
9:00-10:00a Ex-Cowgirls Coffee (Olsen House)
9:15-10:00a Cowboy Band Foundation Meeting (Band Hall)
NEW!
9:15-11:00a
Basketball 1953-1965 Reunion  ((Mabee Gym, Room 226) 
Time-Out for a mini-reunion of all 1953-1965 basketball team members. 
9:15-11:45a Tennis Mixer (Streich Tennis Center, $35) 
Alumni, friends, & students welcome to play in the 8th Annual “Help Them Succeed” Tennis Team Fundraiser. Register on-line or contact Coach Shane Williford: 325-670-1446 or swilliford@hsutx.edu.
9:30-10:30a History Dept. Coffee/Reception (Skiles, 204) 
Visit with your favorite history professors.
In The Showcase 9:30-10:30a Kelley College of Business Mix & Mingle (Moody Student Center) 
Meet up with faculty & alumni at our reception & display in the Showcase.
NEW!
9:30-10:30a
SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Skiles Bldg., Room 124) 
Join us for the first-ever Student Activities Board Alumni Reunion! Enjoy breakfast refreshments while chatting about the fun of being a SABER.
For Kids
9:45-11:45am
Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn) 
Give your 2- to 11-year olds a fun experience at HSU with a bounce house, crafts, face painting, White Horse rides (from 9:45-10:45), learn a dance with the Spurs (10:00-10:45), toddler town & much more. Afterwards, simply walk back to Moody Center for the family-friendly Indoor BBQ.
Posse Kids Club year-round memberships & t-shirts available for a minimal cost. • Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU's Board of Young Associates.
For Youth
9:45-11:45a
Chillin' at the Wall (Alumni Wall, $5) 
Lawn games, joust, sumo, boxing inflatables. Selfie scavenger hunt. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced during 1st quarter of the football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 11 to receive extra entry.)  #chillinathsutx. Hosted by the Board of Young Associates.
10:00a Volleyball: HSU vs. LeTourneau (Mabee Gym; free)
10:00-11:00a Ex-Lettermen's Reception (Mabee Gym, Hall of Fame Room)
In The Showcase 10:15-11:15a Irvin School of Education Teacher Education Alumni Coffee (Moody Student Center) 
Celebrate your personal & professional milestones with the Dept. of Educational Studies faculty & other alumni at our Reception & display in the Showcase.
10:30-11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium) 
Enjoy this Celebration highlighting HSU Visual & Performing Arts presented by the School of Music, Dept. of Art, & Dept. of Theatre. Come & stay, or come & go.
10:30-11:30a "Chismeando" de HSU (Connally Missions Center - NEW LOCATION
Join Dr. Joe Alcorta ‘64 for conversation (in English or Spanish) & fellowship with Hispanic alumni & friends.
10:30-11:30a Honors Program Alumni Gathering (Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge)
11:00-noon HSU Author Book Signing & Sales (HSU BookStore, Moody Student Center) 
Featuring Mrs. Linda Carleton, retired dean of students, and Mr. Jimmie Keeling, retired football head coach.
Noon-1:00p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Cafeteria & Patio, Moody Student Center)
$10 adults, $6 kids (2-11)

Skip the long restaurant lines!
Keep your parking spot!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you & all our other Stars of the West. Visit with classmates (signs will help you locate one another) over a western spread inside, out of the wind, rain, and sun. From 12:15-12:40, enjoy a mini-concert on the porch by The World Famous Cowboy Band plus a short pep rally led by HSU's Cheerleaders & Spurs. Tickets available at registration & the cafeteria entrance.
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. Sul Ross State (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
NEW!
3:15-4:45p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Saturday Selfie Sundaes  (POD, Moody Student Center; free) 
Meet up with other recent grads while you enjoy a "Sundae Selfie" and other snacks after halftime. #HomecomingHSU.
4:30p Cheerleader Alumni Ice Cream Social (Moody Center POD, free) 
All former HSU Cheerleaders, join us immediately after the game to cool off with ice cream. During the 4th quarter, come to the field and cheer with us.
4:30-7:00p Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception  (Frost Center) 
NEW!
5:30p
Family BBQ (Intramural Field, $10/$6 kids)
Current students and their families are invited to join in on the fun!  Bring your purple or gold blankets and enjoy a picnic on the field. Reservations are requested.
5:30p Golden Lariat Society Dinner (TBA, $15)
For all alumni & exes who have celebrated their 50th class reunion! Hosted by the “youngsters” from the Class of 1964.
6:30p Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner* (HSU Campus, Johnson Building, $25). 
Celebrate the accomplishments of our top-notch 2014 inductees.
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Taquito Supper (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd) 
7:00p Annual Athletic Training Alumni Dinner (TBA)
8:00p All-School SING (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
SATURDAY CLASS REUNION ACTIVITIES
Class Reunion Dinners
A special invitation is extended to faculty, staff, classmates from other years, and all friends. (TBA; $15/$6 kids 2-7; Class photo planned)
6:00p 40 Years! Class of 1974+ Dinner Friends from 1973 & 1975 welcome! 
Melba (Hernandez) Carmona, David Miller, Barbara (Carter) Perkins, & Stedman Graham have a fun-filled program for us!
6:00p 25 Years! Class of 1989+ Reunion Evening Friends from 1987-1991 welcome! 
Chat, laugh, and enjoy renewing of old friendships.
6:15p 10 Years! Class of 2004+ Dinner Friends from 2003 & 2005 welcome! 
Lively entertainment by David Krake, Ben Johnson, & crew before we all troop over to SING! Childcare provided for those who request it in advance.

* Advance Registration is requested.

Sunday, October 19
9:00-10:00a Alumni-Led Worship Service (Logsdon Chapel)
A Homecoming Top-Pick! Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year's honored reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

* Reservations requested

Academic Program Events +

Saturday, October 18
8:00 - 9:00a  Dept. of Communication Sciences & Disorders Reception- formerly the Dept. of Speech-Language Pathology (Sid Richardson Bldg, Rm 141) Visit & network while noshing on coffee & sweets with former and future graduates.
NEW!
8:00-9:00a
College of Fine Arts Breakfast (Johnson Bldg. Multipurpose Rm.)
Calling all Art, Theatre, and Music Alumni! Join us for breakfast & fellowship before the rest of the day’s festivities begin.
8:30-11:50a The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
What's new & cutting-edge at HSU? Check out the Academic Showcase to learn about HSU's exciting opportunities & to visit with faculty from various schools.
• Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
• Grab a snack.
• 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 Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd floor)
Inviting all Choir Alumni – bring your family and visit with current choir students in the lovely historic Caldwell Commons.
9:00-10:00a The Brand Alumni Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 122)
In The Showcase 9:00-10:00a Logsdon School of Theology & Logsdon Seminary Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Visit with Logsdon faculty & students. Ministers, alumni, & friends are all welcome.
In The Showcase 9:00-10:00a 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 and prospects.
9:00-10:00a Alpha Psi Omega & Theatre Coffee (Van Ellis Lobby)
9:30-10:30a History Dept. Coffee/Reception (Skiles, 204)
Visit with your favorite history professors
In The Showcase 9:30-10:30a Kelley College of Business Mix & Mingle (Moody Student Center) 
Meet up with faculty & alumni at our reception & display in the Showcase.
In The Showcase
10:15-11:15a
Irvin School of Education Teacher Education Alumni Coffee (Moody Student Center)
Celebrate your personal & professional milestones with the Dept. of Educational Studies faculty & other alumni at our Reception & display in the Showcase.
10:30-11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium)
Enjoy this Celebration highlighting HSU Visual & Performing Arts presented by the School of Music, Department of Art, & Department of Theatre. Come & stay. Or come & go.
10:30-11:30a Honors Program Alumni Gathering(Moody Student Center, Jennings Lounge)
4:30-7:00p Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception (Frost Center)
7:00p Annual Athletic Training Alumni Dinner (TBA)

Athletic Events to Watch +

Friday, October 17
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape Street;free!)
7:00p Volleyball: HSU vs. ETBU (Mabee Gym; free)
Saturday, October 18
10:00a Volleyball: HSU vs. LeTourneau (Mabee Gym; free)
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. Sul Ross State (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street;free!)

Athletic Events YOU Can Participate in +

Saturday, October 18
NEW!
7:30-8:30a
New! Homecoming Gallop 5K Run/Walk (Shelton Stadium, North End $20/individual, $15 each added family member 12 & older)
Please register online or by contacting Track Coach Rodney Smith: 325-671-2227 or rqsmith@hsutx.edu. Check-in starts at 7:00.
9:15-11:45a Tennis Mixer (Streich Tennis Center, $35)
Alumni, friends, & students welcome to play in the 8th Annual “Help Them Succeed” Tennis Team Fundraiser. Register on-line or by contact Coach Shane Williford: 325-670-1446 or swilliford@hsutx.edu.

* Pre-Registration is recommended

Awards Banquets +

Friday, October 17
6:30p Alumni Awards Banquet* (HSU Campus, Johnson Building, $26)
Celebrating this year’s Alumni Award Recipients. HSU’s highest alumni honor is the Keeter Alumni Service Award, and the 2014 winners are Roy & Sharon (Smith) Graham, both ’63. Receiving the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Awards are David Hales ’66, René Maciel ’81, and Tina (Hendrix) Schiel ’87. 
Saturday, October 18
6:30p Athletics Hall of Fame Dinner* (HSU Campus, Johnson Building, $25)
Celebrate the accomplishments of our top-notch 2014 inductees.

* Reservations required

Board & Foundation Meetings +

Friday, October 17
8:00a-1:30p Boards of Trustees & Development Meetings
3:00p School of Music Foundation Board of Directors Meeting (Hemphill, Room 211)
For more information, contact Dr. Jaynne Middleton, 325-670-1424.
4:30p School of Music Foundation Meeting & Reception (Woodward Dellis Recital Hall)
All music exes (majors and ensemble participants) are encouraged to attend.
Saturday, October 18
9:15am-10:00am Cowboy Band Foundation Meeting (Band Hall)

Class Reunion Activities +

Friday, October 17
6:00-7:45p Class of 1974 Gathering (Friendship House, 2701 Hickory)
Join us for a great time of fellowship and fun before we all head over to the All-School SING! at 8:00 pm.
7:00p Class of 1989 Informal Mixer (Cypress Street Station, 158 Cypress St., downtown) 
Join in laughter and fellowship as we catch up, induldge in great conversation, and enjoy supper or appetizers (on your own).  Your family is welcome, too, as are members of the classes of 1987-1991.
6:00p Class of 2004 Mixer (Jennings Lounge, upstairs Moody Center; $5-8 suggested donation per family.)
Informal visiting & snacks; come & go; childcare provided for those who request it in advance.
NEW!
10:00p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Center Front Porch)
Recent graduates and current students are invited to gather around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU.
Saturday, October 18
NEW!
3:15-4:45p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Saturday Selfie Sundaes  (POD, Moody Student Center; free) 
Meet up with other recent grads while you enjoy a "Sundae Selfie" and other snacks after halftime. #HomecomingHSU.
5:30p Golden Lariat Society Dinner (TBA, $15)
For all alumni & exes who have celebrated their 50th class reunion! Hosted by the “youngsters” from the Class of 1964.
  Class Reunion Dinners
A special invitation is extended to faculty, staff, classmates from other years, and all friends. (TBA; $15/$6 kids 2-7; Class photo planned)

6:00pm 40 Years! Class of 1974+ Dinner Friends from 1973 & 1975 welcome! 
Melba (Hernandez) Carmona, David Miller, Barbara (Carter) Perkins, & Stedman Graham have a fun-filled program for us! 

6:00pm 25 Years! Class of 1989+ Reunion Evening Friends from 1987-1991 welcome! 
Chat, laugh, and enjoy renewing of old friendships.

6:15pm 10 Years! Class of 2004+ Dinner Friends from 2003 & 2005 welcome! 
Lively entertainment by David Krake, Ben Johnson, & crew before we all troop over to SING! Childcare provided for those who request it in advance.

* Advance Registration is requested.

For Everyone +

Friday, October 17
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
6:30-8:00p 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, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. Current students may purchase tickets at the door for $5 with HSU Student ID. (First Years Alumni: chill with current students after SING!—see info in class reunion activities.)
Saturday, October 18
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
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-2:00p Homecoming Shuttles Circulate Through Campus
8:30-11:50a The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
What's new & cutting-edge at HSU? Check out the Academic Showcase to learn about HSU's exciting opportunities & to visit with faculty from various schools.
• Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
• Grab a snack.
• 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.
11:00a-noon HSU Author Book Signing & Sales (HSU Bookstore, Moody Student Center)
Featuring Mrs. Linda Carleton, retired dean of students, and Mr. Jimmie Keeling, retired football head coach.
Noon-1:00p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Cafeteria & Patio, Moody Student Center)
$10 adults, $6 kids (2-11)

Skip the long restaurant lines!
Keep your parking spot!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you & all our other Stars of the West. Visit with classmates (signs will help you locate one another) over a western spread inside, out of the wind, rain, and sun. From 12:15-12:40, enjoy a mini-concert on the porch by The World Famous Cowboy Band plus a short pep rally led by HSU's Cheerleaders & Spurs. Tickets available at registration & the cafeteria entrance.
8:00p All-School SING (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 19
9:00-10:00a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
A Homecoming Top-Pick! Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year's honored reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

* Reservations requested

For Families of HSU Students +

Thursday, October 16
9:30a 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.
Friday, October 17
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
9:00a-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.
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. LeTourneau (Soccer Complex, Grape Street;free!)
6:30-8:00p 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.
7:00p Volleyball: HSU vs. ETBU (Mabee Gym; free)
8:00p All-School SING! (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online. Current students may purchase tickets at the door for $5 with HSU Student ID. (First Years Alumni: chill with current students after SING!—see info in class reunion activities.)
Saturday, October 18
NEW!
All Day
Seek, Snap, Share! (Campus Wide)
Photo Stations are featured throughout campus. Find each site, take your picture, then post your HSU Homecoming memory moments on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. #HomecomingHSU
NEW!
7:30-8:30a
New! Homecoming Gallop 5K Run/Walk (Shelton Stadium, North End $20/individual, $15 each added family member 12 & older)
Please register online or by contacting Track Coach Rodney Smith: 325-671-2227 or rqsmith@hsutx.edu. Check-in starts at 7:00.
7:45a-noon Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! 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
8:30-11:50a The HSU Academic Showcase (Moody Student Center, north end)
What's new & cutting-edge at HSU? Check out the Academic Showcase to learn about HSU's exciting opportunities & to visit with faculty from various schools.
• Add your name to the "Who's Here for Homecoming" Banners.
• Grab a snack.
• 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.
NEW!
9:00-10:00a
Parents Only Breakfast* (Moody Student Center, 227 & 233)
Parents of current HSU students are invited to meet and fellowship with each other over breakfast.  Learn about different ways to support your child and get an update on what to expect this year from Dean of Students, Brian Dawson.  Advance reservations are requested.  Activities for younger children will be provided.
9:15-11:45a Tennis Mixer (Streich Tennis Center, $35)
Alumni, friends, & students welcome to play in the 8th Annual “Help Them Succeed” Tennis Team Fundraiser. Register on-line or by contact Coach Shane Williford: 325-670-1446 or swilliford@hsutx.edu.
For Kids
9:45-11:45am
Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn) 
Give your 2- to 11-year olds a fun experience at HSU with a bounce house, crafts, face painting, White Horse rides (from 9:45-10:45), learn a dance with the Spurs (10:00-10:45), toddler town & much more. Afterwards, simply walk back to Moody Center for the family-friendly Indoor BBQ.
Posse Kids Club year-round memberships & t-shirts available for a minimal cost. • Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU's Board of Young Associates.
For Youth
9:45-11:45a
Chillin' at the Wall*(Alumni Wall, $5) 
Lawn games, joust, sumo, boxing inflatables. Selfie scavenger hunt. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced during 1st quarter of the football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 11 to receive extra entry.)  #chillinathsutx. Hosted by the Board of Young Associates.
10:00a Volleyball: HSU vs. LeTourneau (Mabee Gym; free)
10:30-11:30a College of Fine Arts Homecoming Gala (Behrens Auditorium) 
Enjoy this Celebration highlighting HSU Visual & Performing Arts presented by the School of Music, Dept. of Art, & Dept. of Theatre. Come & stay, or come & go.
11:00a-noon HSU Author Book Signing & Sales (HSU Bookstore, Moody Student Center)
Featuring Mrs. Linda Carleton, retired dean of students, and Mr. Jimmie Keeling, retired football head coach.
Noon-1:00p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Cafeteria & Patio, Moody Student Center)
$10 adults, $6 kids (2-11)

Skip the long restaurant lines!
Keep your parking spot!
Dr. & Mrs. Lanny Hall look forward to seeing you & all our other Stars of the West. Visit with classmates (signs will help you locate one another) over a western spread inside, out of the wind, rain, and sun. From 12:15-12:40, enjoy a mini-concert on the porch by The World Famous Cowboy Band plus a short pep rally led by HSU's Cheerleaders & Spurs. Tickets available at registration & the cafeteria entrance.
1:00p Women's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street; free)
1:00p Football Pre-Game Festivities (Shelton Stadium)
1:30p Football: HSU Cowboys vs. Sul Ross State (Shelton Stadium, $8/$5)
3:00p Men's Soccer vs. UT-Tyler (Soccer Complex, Grape Street;free!)
NEW!
5:30p
Family BBQ (Intramural Field, $10/$6 kids)
Current students and their families are invited to join in on the fun!  Bring your purple or gold blankets and enjoy a picnic on the field. Reservations are requested.
Sunday, October 19
9:00-10:00a Alumni-Led Worship Service* (Logsdon Chapel)
A Homecoming Top-Pick! Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year's honored reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after.

* Reservations requested

For Recent Graduates +

Friday, October 17
NEW!
10:00p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Friday Fire Starter (Moody Center Front Porch)
Recent graduates and current students are invited to gather around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU.
Saturday, October 18
NEW!
3:15-4:45p
First Years Reunion Gathering: Saturday Selfie Sundaes*  (POD, Moody Student Center; free) 
Meet up with other recent grads while you enjoy a "Sundae Selfie" and other snacks after halftime. #HomecomingHSU

* Reservations requested

For Student- Current +

Thursday, October 16
9:30a 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.
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. Select from V-neck & crew-neck T's at $2 per shirt. Alumni: pre-order a shirt ($5 plain/$10 tie-dyed for you), by contacting Michael LeRoux '13, Student Activities Coordinator, at Michael.LeRoux@hsutx.edu no later than Tuesday, October 7.
Friday, October 17
8:00p All-School SING (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11/$5)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.  Current students can purchase $5 tickets at the door with an HSU Student ID.
NEW!
10:00p
Friday Fire Starter (Moody Center Front Porch)
Recent graduates and current students are invited to gather around fire pits for s’mores, hotdogs, and free gifts. A great way to connect during the Homecoming festivities! Snap & Share #HomecomingHSU.
Saturday, October 18
7:30-8:30a Military Veterans Informal Breakfast (Moody Student Center, $8)
New this year – we’ll be joined by members of the newly-formed HSU Military Veterans student group.
8:00-9:00a Dept. of Communication Sciences & Disorders Reception (Sid Richardson Bldg, Rm 141)
8:00-9:00a Epsilon Pi Alpha Tea (Skiles Bldg., Room 119)
8:00-9:30a Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 131)
8:45-9:45a Alpha Iota Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 114)
8:45-9:45a Alpha Phi Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 128)
8:45-9:45a Phi Phi Phi Tea (Connally Missions Center)
8:45-9:45a Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Skiles Bldg., Room 111)
8:45-9:45a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Center Jennings Lounge)
9:00-10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 210)
9:00-10:00a Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd floor)
9:00-10:00a The Brand Alumni Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 122)
9:00-10:00a Alpha Psi Omega & Theatre Coffee (Van Ellis Lobby)
NEW!
9:30-10:30a
SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Skiles Bldg., Room 124) 
Join us for the first-ever Student Activities Board Alumni Reunion! Enjoy breakfast refreshments while chatting about the fun of being a SABER.
10:30-11:30a Honors Program Alumni Gathering (Moody Center Jennings Lounge)
Noon-1:00p Homecoming Indoor BBQ (Cafeteria & Patio, Moody Student Center; $10 adults, $6 kids 2-11)
USE YOUR MEAL PLAN!
From 12:15-12:40, enjoy a mini-concert on the porch by The World Famous Cowboy Band plus a short pep rally led by HSU's Cheerleaders & Spurs.
Tickets available at registration & the cafeteria entrance.
4:30p Cheerleader Alumni Ice Cream Social (Moody Center POD, free) 
All former HSU Cheerleaders, join us immediately after the game to cool off with ice cream. During the 4th quarter, come to the field and cheer with us.
NEW!
5:30p
Family BBQ (Intramural Field, $10/$6 kids)
Current students and their families are invited to join in on the fun!  Bring your purple or gold blankets and enjoy a picnic on the field. Reservations are requested.
8:00p All-School SING (Behrens Auditorium, $15/$13/$11)
Will-Call opens at 6:45 & Box Office at 7:00. Select & order your seats online.
Sunday, October 19
9:00-10:00a Alumni-Led Worship Service (Logsdon Chapel)
A Homecoming Top-Pick! Before returning home, join in a time of refreshment, reflection, music, & inspiration presented by HSU Alumni from this year's honored reunion classes. Casual dress is suitable. Continental breakfast is available before & after. Counts for Chapel credit.

For Students - Prospective +

Friday, October 17
  For Prospective Students Campus Tours (Dyess Welcome Center/Hunter Hall)
Homecoming is an excellent time for prospective students to visit the HSU campus. Friday-only tours are available. For more information, call 877-GO-HSUTX, or sign up at www.hsutx.edu/visit.
For Kids
9:45-11:45a
Posse Kids Corral (Sid Richardson Lawn)
Give your 2- to 11-year olds a fun experience at HSU with a bounce house, crafts, face painting, White Horse rides (from 9:45-10:45), learn a dance with the Spurs (10:00-10:45), toddler town & much more. Afterwards, simply walk back to Moody Center for the family-friendly Indoor BBQ.
Posse Kids Club year-round memberships & t-shirts available for a minimal cost. • Parents are encouraged to stay with their younger children. Hosted by HSU's Board of Young Associates.
For Youth
9:45-11:45a
Chillin' at the Wall (Alumni Wall, $5) 
Lawn games, joust, sumo, boxing inflatables. Selfie scavenger hunt. Drawing for an iPad mini (winner announced during 1st quarter of the football game. Must be present to win. Register by Oct. 11 to receive extra entry.)  #chillinathsutx. Hosted by the Board of Young Associates.

* Pre-Registration is requested.

Registration +

Friday, October 17
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 18
7:45a-noon Registration (Moody Student Center)
Stop here first! 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 Club & Special Interest Groups +

Friday, October 17
7:00p Hispanic Alumni Assembly Dinner (El Tio's Mexican Restaurant, 4358 Sayles Blvd.)
Saturday, October 18
7:30-8:30a Military Veterans Informal Breakfast (Moody Student Center, $8)
New this year – we’ll be joined by members of the newly-formed HSU Military Veterans student group.
8:00-9:00a Epsilon Pi Alpha Tea (Skiles Bldg., Room 119)
8:00-9:30a Theta Alpha Zeta Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 131)
8:45-9:45a Alpha Iota Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 114
8:45-9:45a Alpha Phi Omega Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 128)
8:45-9:45a Phi Phi Phi Tea (Connally Missions Center)
8:45-9:45a Sigma Delta Sigma Brunch (Skiles Bldg., Room 111)
8:45-9:45a Spurs Dance Team Reunion (Moody Center Jennings Lounge)
9:00-10:00a Sigma Alpha Breakfast (Skiles Bldg., Room 210)
9:00-10:00a Choir Reunion Reception (Caldwell Hall, 3rd Floor)
Inviting all Choir Alumni – bring your family and visit with current choir students in the lovely historic Caldwell Commons.
9:00-10:00a The Brand Alumni Coffee (Skiles Bldg., Room 122)
9:00-10:00a Alpha Psi Omega & Theatre Coffee (Van Ellis Lobby)
9:00-10:00a Ex-Cowgirls Coffee (Olsen House)
NEW!
9:15-11:00a
Basketball 1953-1965 Reunion  ((Mabee Gym, Room 226) 
Time-Out for a mini-reunion of all 1953-1965 basketball team members. 
NEW!
9:30-10:30a
SABERS Homecoming Reunion (Skiles Bldg., Room 124) 
Join us for the first-ever Student Activities Board Alumni Reunion! Enjoy breakfast refreshments while chatting about the fun of being a SABER.
10:00-11:00a Ex-Lettermen's Reception (Mabee Gym, Hall of Fame Room)
10:30-11:30a Chismeando" de HSU (Connally Missions Center - NEW LOCATION)
Join Dr. Joe Alcorta '64 for conversation (in English or Spanish) & fellowship with Hispanic alumni & friends.
4:30p Cheerleader Alumni Ice Cream Social (Moody Center POD, free) 
All former HSU Cheerleaders, join us immediately after the game to cool off with ice cream. During the 4th quarter, come to the field and cheer with us.
7:00pm Hispanic Alumni Assembly Taquito Supper (poolside, Residence Inn, 1641 Musgrave Blvd)

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