Reunions and Gatherings

Parking for all events on Friday and Saturday during Homecoming 2014 is free in the Walker, Oakland and McIver parking decks and all surface lots.

Alumni of Distinction Dinner – Register here

Thursday, October 30, 2014
6-9 p.m.
Cone Ballroom, Elliott University Center

Join us for this annual celebration of alumni achievement at UNCG. Here are this years honoree’s:

Alumni Distinguished Service Award
Carolyn Elizabeth Burnette Ingram ‘69
Josephine Alexander Foster ‘52

Alumni Excellence Award
Judge Beth Keever ‘72

Young Alumni Award
Cristina Rolo ’04, Ph.D.

WC Legacy Award
Sally Cone ’72
Betty Ervin ’50
Linda Flowers ’68
Eric Hart ’96
Jessie Howard ’49
Tom Martin ’70
Carol Matney ’63
Neill McLeod ’57
Whitty Ransome ’67
Sadye Doxie ’57


Alumni Tent Receptions – Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons

Saturday, November 1
4-8 p.m.
Kaplan Commons
West Lawn, EUC

Bryan School of Business & Economics

Join Dean Mac Banks and fellow Bryan School alumni for a fun filled Homecoming weekend that includes a tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact Brent Forsythe at baforsyt@uncg.edu.

College of Arts & Sciences

Join Dean Tim Johnston and fellow College of Arts & Sciences alumni for a fun filled Homecoming weekend that includes a tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact Susan Lawing at sclawing@uncg.edu or 336.334.3443.

School of Health & Human Sciences 

The School of Health and Human Sciences invites you to join Dean Celia Hooper and the HHS Alumni Association for a tent reception during the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons on Saturday, November 1.  The fun begins at 4pm.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact Barbara Wike at bjwike@uncg.edu.

School of Education 

SOE Alumni Tent reception and Children’s Festival
Saturday, November 1
4-8 p.m.
Kaplan Commons – EUC, West Lawn

Join Dean Karen Wixson and fellow School of Education alumni at the Children’s Festival for a tent reception and Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact Terri Jackson at 336.256.0496 or t_jacks2@uncg.edu.

School of Music, Theatre and Dance

Join Dean Peter Alexander and fellow SMTD alumni for a fun filled Homecoming weekend that includes a tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact  David Huskins at drhuskin@uncg.edu or 336.256.0166.

School of Nursing 

Join Dean Robin Remsburg and fellow School of Nursing alumni for a tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center. In partnership with Cone Health and UNCG Student Health Services, the SON will be offering free flu vaccines in the tent. There will also be a fun game of “bones” – a life-sized version of the popular game Operation.

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact MaryK McGinly at 336.256.1054 or maryk_mcginley@uncg.edu

WC Alumnae

Join fellow WC alumnae for a fun filled Homecoming weekend that includes an outdoor tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center. A special exhibit from University Archives will be on display and all attendees will receive a corsage. A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact  Mary Swantek at m_swante@uncg.edu or 336.256.2011.


 

Zero Class Reunion – Class of 2014

Join fellow 2014 grads for the first ever Zero Class Reunion! A fun filled Homecoming weekend is planned for the newest members of the Alumni Association that includes a tent reception on Saturday at Kaplan Commons in front of Elliott University Center.

Weekend Highlights:

Friday, October 31

9 p.m. – Bonfire and Halloween Costume Contest – Kaplan Commons (EUC Lawn)
11 p.m. – Welcome Back Party – Old Town Draught House

Saturday, November 1

4-8 p.m. – 2014 Grad Bash at the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons with live music from The Breakfast Club, Homecoming Parade of Chariots, VIP beverage service and giveaways. (EUC Lawn)

A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5. (Students eat free)

There is no cost to attend the Zero Class Reunion but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

For more information contact Chan Lawson at cslawson@uncg.edu or 336.334.4024.


 

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 30th Reunion – Register here

Friday, October 31

9 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Registration (EUC Commons)
10 a.m. – Noon – Flag Football or Basketball (Campus Rec Field)
Noon – Lunch – Elliott University Center (EUC)
4 p.m. – Pi Zeta Awards Ceremony – (EUC)
6 p.m. –  Explore Greensboro – dinner on your own

Saturday, November 1

9 a.m. – Noon – Business Session, Reunion photo – (Alumni House, Virginia Dare room)
Noon – 2 p.m. –  Lunch as a Chapter in the Caf / Walking tour of UNCG
3 p.m. – Homecoming Activities (Kaplan Commons, EUC West Lawn)
10 p.m. – 2 a.m. – 10th Annual All Black Attire Party – (EUC, Cone Ballroom)

Sunday, November 2

10 a.m. – Ecumenical Service and Brunch – Location TBD


 

Athletics Alumni Weekend

Saturday, November 1

Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons with the Spartan Club and Alumni Association
4-7 p.m.
Kaplan Commons
West Lawn, EUC

  • Join the Spartan Club and Alumni Association at Kaplan Commons in front of EUC for live music, food, beer and family fun.
  • Pick up your free beverage coupons from the Spartan Club/UNCG Athletics tent!
  • A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5.

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

Men’s Soccer vs. VMI
7:30 p.m.
UNCG Soccer Stadium

Join the crowd for senior night, Homecoming King & Queen coronation at halftime and fireworks immediately following the game!

Softball Alumni Home Run Derby

Saturday, November 1

2nd Annual Softball Alumni Home Run Derby
3 – 4 p.m.
UNCG Softball Stadium

Come knock a few out of the park with former players, friends and family! All equipment will be provided.

For more information on the Home Run Derby, contact Whitney Honeycutt at wrhoneyc@uncg.edu

Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons with the Spartan Club and Alumni Association
4-7 p.m.
Kaplan Commons
West Lawn, EUC

  • Join the Spartan Club and Alumni Association at Kaplan Commons in front of EUC for live music, food, beer and family fun.
  • Pick up your free beverage coupons from the Spartan Club/UNCG Athletics tent!
  • A southern style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ will be provided by the UNCG Alumni Association for just $5.

There is no cost to attend the Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons but please register here so we may plan accordingly.

Men’s Soccer vs. VMI
7:30 p.m.
UNCG Soccer Stadium

Join the crowd for senior night, the Homecoming King & Queen coronation at halftime and fireworks immediately following the game!

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Chemistry & Biochemistry Reunion

Friday, October 31, 5:30- 7:30 p.m. –  Mountain Dew Lobby, 4th Floor - Sullivan Science Building

Join fellow chemistry and biochemistry alumni for a mix and mingle.

For more information contact the Chemistry & Biochemistry Department at 336.334.5714 or chembio@uncg.edu


 

Spartan Orientation Staff Reunion – Register here

Saturday, Nov. 1, 3-4 p.m. Cone Ballroom – EUC

Join former Orientation Staff for an alumni reception.

For more information contact Brian Ford at ksousap@uncg.edu


 

Elliott Hall Reunion

Saturday, Nov. 1, 3-4 p.m. EUC Auditorium – Lobby

Join former Elliott University Center student employees for an alumni reception.

For more information contact Kathleen McGirty at kmmcgirt@uncg.edu.


 

37th Annual Rugby Alumni Weekend – Register here.

Join fellow Rugby alumni for a fun filled weekend of events back on campus including the Past vs. Present match on Saturday, join the party at Kaplan Commons and enjoy a Southern Style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ and live music from 80’s tribute band The Breakfast Club while the little ruggers play at the Children’s Festival.

Thursday, Oct. 30

  • 6-7:45 p.m. – Dinner at Natty Greene’s Brewing Co. – 345 South Elm Street, 2nd Floor  – Dutch Treat
  • 8 p.m. – Two man blind draw pool tournament – Longshank’s Billiards – 106 W. McGee St. (across from Natty Greene’s Brewing Co.)

Friday Oct. 31

8 p.m. – Until — Rugby Alumni Party – Natty’s Loft

Saturday, Nov. 1

  • Noon 3 p.m. – 37th Annual Past vs. Present Rugby Match – Campus Rec field.
  • 4-9 p.m. – Rugby Alumni Tent Reception – Homecoming Party at Kaplan Commons with live music from 80’s tribute band The Breakfast Club , Southern Style meal featuring Stamey’s Old Fashioned BBQ, Children’s Festival,  beer garden and more.
  • 9 p.m. – midnight –Party at the Rugby House

Questions? Contact Jim Wilkie at (336) 510-1328 or jwilkie@compassfp.com.


10th Annual All Black Attire Party – Register here

Saturday, November 1, 2014
10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Elliott University Center, Cone Ballroom

Get decked out in your finest black attire for this annual gathering of alumni featuring DJ Capital J mixing tunes, dancing and full cash bar. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Pamela Wilson Scholarship, Fiona Lawrence Diversity Scholarship in Public Health and NPHC Annual Scholarships.

Parking is free in the Walker Avenue and Oakland Parking Decks.

Cost: $20 in advance or $25 at the door (cash or debit/credit cards only). All sales are final and non-refundable.

No tickets will be distributed. Present your picture ID at the door for admission and wristband.

**Only those 21 and older will be admitted**

For more information contact Donegan Root at d_root@uncg.edu.