University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2005
Sep 30, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary
University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the University 154th Homecoming celebration, October 7- 9. Moments to Remember is the theme for this year's gathering of alumni/ae and families.
Highlights of the weekend's activities include:
Thursday, October 6
Heritage Society Reception and Dinner, Blades Hall
Friday, October 7
1:00- 5:00 p.m.
Join us on the Quad for the Homecoming Festival and Games on the Quad.
1:00- 3:00 p.m.
Alumni Open Golf Tournament, The Meadows
Men's Soccer vs. Wartburg College
5:00- 8:00 p.m.
Alumni Social, 3100 Club - Midway Hotel
Women's Soccer vs. Aurora University
University Pep Rally, McCormick Gymnasium
Don't miss the crowning of the 2004 Homecoming King and Queen along with the Spirit Stick competition led by our cheerleaders and mascot.
Saturday, October 8
11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
Tailgate Barbecue, Chalmers Field
Join us for food, fun, and spirit as we get charged up for the big game. Adding to the atmosphere, Dick Sturman (C'63) will perform with his Dixieland Band, with vocals by Genevieve Gourley (C'75).
Spartan Football vs. Wartburg College, Chalmers Field
Homecoming Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame Reception and Banquet, Grand River Center
9:00 p.m.- 1:00 a.m.
Homecoming Dance, The Julien Inn
Sunday, October 9
12:45 p.m. & 5:00 p.m.
UD Choir Concert & Dinner, Blades Hall
Wrap up Homecoming weekend with a special UD Choir event to benefit the music program. Students will perform Disney tunes while concert-goers enjoy a spaghetti lunch or dinner with all the trimmings. Please note there are two separate show, limited seating is available.
The University of Dubuque is a private, coeducational, professional university with a focus in the liberal arts. Our commitment to encouraging students to explore their fullest potential is part of a rich Christian heritage that dates back to the University's founding in 1852.