Homecoming

 
2017 Homecoming

Plan now to attend Homecoming 2017
Check out these "Don't want to miss" events

Friday, October 20
Homecoming Chapel 10:00 a.m. College Church - Featuring Professor Emeritus Mike Gough, Speaker
Grand Celebration Dinner 6:30 p.m. Embassy Suites Hotel, Olathe - Featuring Wintley Phipps, Special Music Artist 

Saturday, October 21
All Day Celebration and BBQ Competition under the Big Tent
Class Reunions - Class of 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012

Eighth Annual Homecoming BBQ Cook-Off 

You are invited to participate in the 8th Annual Homecoming BBQ Cook-Off
Official Rules and Registration for BBQ teams are listed below

Schedule of Events

Click on links within the schedule to find out more about certain events.

FRIDAY – OCTOBER 20, 2017

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Welcome Center - The Merc in Campus Center
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Homecoming Celebration Chapel – College Church, Sanctuary. Featuring Dr. Mike Gough, Professor Emeritus
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 7th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame Luncheon – Bell Center, Grand Lobby; $35 per person
7:00 PM Alumni Volleyball Meet and Greet – Cook Center, Bell Family Area
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Grand Celebration Dinner featuring Rev. Wintley Phipps - Embassy Suites, 10401 S. Ridgeview Road, Olathe, Kansas; $35 per person
8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Dessert Reception featuring MNU Jazz Band -  Embassy Suites, 10401 S. Ridgeview Road, Olathe, Kansas
8:30 PM Homecoming Bonfire - Pioneer Stadium parking lot; Alumni and Students
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM Late Night & Buck Night - Under the Big Tent; Buck Night BBQ (Assorted items for $1 each)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017

8:00 AM - 1:00 AM All-Day Celebration - Under The Big Tent
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM Welcome Center - Under the Big Tent
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Alumni Flag Football Game - MNU Pioneer Stadium
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Pioneer Pathways 5K - $30 preregistered (t-shirt & breakfast included); $40 Pancake Bonanza Sponsored by MNU Womens Basketball – Under the Big Tent;  Cost is $8 (adult); $4 (children 12 and under)
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Water Distribution and Blood Pressure Checks provided by the School of Nursing and Health Science - Under the Big Tent
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM Pancake Bonanza sponsored by MNU Womens Basketball – Under the Big Tent;  Cost is $8 (adult); $4 (children 12 and under)
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM Bake Sale Sponsored by School of Education - Pioneer Stadium parking lot (Cash and Carry)
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM  Nazarene Theological Seminary Alumni Coffee Reception featuring coffee by Java Brothers - Under the Big Tent 
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Class Reunions - Under the Big Tent, 2012, 2007, 2002, 1987, 1982
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Class of 1972 Reunion Brunch - Bell Center Lobby 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Class of 1977 Reunion Brunch - Campus Center Fireside Room
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Class Of 1992 Reunion and BBQ Tailgate Lunch - Pioneer Stadium parking lot
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM Class Of 1997 Reunion and BBQ Tailgate Lunch - Pioneer Stadium parking lot
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Kids Zone Activities and Inflatables - Near the Big Tent
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Alumni Softball Game - Williams Field, Free 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Eighth Annual Pioneer BBQ Cook-Off – Pioneer Stadium parking lot, Near The Big Tent
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Football and Soccer Parents BBQ Lunch & BBQ Tailgate Lunch - Under The Big Tent $11 (adults); $5 (children ages 4-9)
1:00 PM Pioneer Womens Soccer Game VS Clark - Location to be determined. Cost $8 (adults); $3 (students); children under 4 free
2:00 PM Pioneer Football Game VS Evangel – Location to be determined. Cost $8 (adults); $3 (students); children under 4 free
3:30 PM Pioneer Mens Soccer Game VS Clark - Location to be determined. Cost $8 (adults); $3 (students); children under 4 free
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  Alumni Womens Basketball Game - Cook Center, Bell Family Arena, Free
6:30 PM  MNU School of Education Reception - Cook Center, RSVP to Gkmurray@mnu.edu
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Student Banquet - Off Campus Location 
7:30 PM Alumni Mens Basketball Game - Cook Center, Bell Family Arena, Free

 
 

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Kevin Garber
Director of Alumni Relations

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Attn: Alumni Relations
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062

Phone: 913.971.3275
Fax: 913.971.3413
Email: alumni@mnu.edu

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