Homecoming Schedule

 
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Schedule of Events

Click on links within the schedule to find out more about certain events.  If you would like to go to a different homecoming page, please use the links above.

When you arrive for Homecoming, please stop by the Welcome Center and check in.

Welcome Center Locations:

Friday, October 16, 2015:
> The Merc (inside Campus Center), 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
> Bell Center Grand Lobby, 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Saturday, October 17, 2015:
> Big Tent (Pioneer Stadium Parking Lot), 7:30 a.m. to Noon.


Thursday |   Friday  |  Saturday  |  Sunday

THURSDAY – OCTOBER 15, 2015

6:00 PM Alumni Volleyball Game – Cook Center

FRIDAY – OCTOBER 16, 2015

10:00 AM Homecoming Chapel – College Church, Sanctuary. Featuring Ken Medema and Heritage Choir.
11:30 AM Alumni Award Lunch - College Church, Uphaus Hall. Cost: $12 per person or Pioneer Pass.
12:00 PM Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet – Bell Center, Grand Lobby.  Cost is $35; not included in Pioneer Pass.
2:00 PM Meet and Sing – Bell Center, East Hall. With Dr. John Leavitt, Director of Choral Activities and Heritage Choir. Participate with the new Heritage Choir. Reception following.
3:00 PM Communiversity – Mabee Library.
7:00 PM Homecoming Concert – Bell Center, Mabee Performing Arts Hall.  Featuring Ken Medema.  Cost is $10 per person; included in Pioneer Pass.
9:00 PM Late Night – Under the Big Tent in Pioneer Stadium parking lot.
9:00 PM Buck Night – Under the Big Tent in Pioneer Stadium parking lot. Your buck buys a sample of each BBQ team's flavors. No RSVP needed. Bring your friends and your bucks.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2015

8 AM – 1 PM All-Day Celebration and Kids Zone – Under the Big Tent in Pioneer Stadium Parking Lot
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM Homecoming Bake-Off - Drop off your entry at the Welcome Center under the Big Tent
8:00 AM Pioneer Pathways 5K – Check in between 7:00 and 7:45 a.m. under the Big Tent.  $25 entry fee (before Oct. 2), not included in Pioneer Pass.  $30 late entry fee. Entry includes t-shirt and Pancake Bonanza breakfast ticket.
8:00 AM Pancake Bonanza – Under the Big Tent.  Sponsored by Women’s Basketball.  Cost is $8 (adult); $4 (children 12 and under); included in Pioneer Pass and Pioneer Pathways 5K registration.
8:30 AM Nazarene Theological Seminary Alumni Reception - Under the Big Tent
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Class Reunions - Under the Big Tent.  Classes of 2010, 2005, 2000, 1995, 1990, 1985, 1980, 1975.  Kid's Zone activities and inflatables near the Big Tent.
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM Sixth Annual Pioneer BBQ Competition – Under the Big Tent
10:00 AM Alumni Softball Game - Williams Field
10:00 AM Alumni Baseball Game - Robbie Jones Field
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM People's Choice Pulled Pork Sampling - Under the Big Tent
11:00 AM Homecoming Bake-Off Awards Presentation - Under the Big Tent
11:-00 AM – 1:00 PM BBQ Tailgate Lunch – Under the Big Tent.  BBQ Lunch is $10 for adults; $5 for children ages 4-9; included in Pioneer Pass.
12:30 PM BBQ Cook-Off Awards Presentation – Under the Big Tent
12:30 PM Pioneer Women’s Soccer Game – Game located at ODAC. Tickets (access to both soccer games and football game) cost $8 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; children under 4 free.
2:00 PM Pioneer Football Game – Game located at ODAC. Tickets (access to both soccer games and football game) cost $8 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; children under 4 free.
3:30 PM Pioneer Men's Soccer Game – Game located at ODAC. Tickets (access to both soccer games and football game) cost $8 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; children under 4 free.
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Comedy Clash Reunion - Smith Building, Room 200. Show at 9:06 PM.
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Women's Basketball Alumni Game - Cook Center
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM MNU School of Education Reception - Cook Center, Allega Room. Please RSVP to Glenna Murray, gkmurray@mnu.edu.
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Men's Basketball Alumni Game - Cook Center

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2015

8 AM – 9 AM  President’s Memorial Prayer Breakfast (A celebration of remembrances of those who passed away during the year) – Bell Center, Grand Lobby.  Cost is $10; included in Pioneer Pass.

Contact Us

Kevin Garber
Director of Alumni Relations and Conferences

D’Wayne Leatherland
Associate Director of Alumni Relations and Conferences

Jeremy Hoffpauir
Coordinator of Alumni Relations and Conferences

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

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

Office Hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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