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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 11, 2013:
The Merc (inside Campus Center), 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Uphaus Hall (College Church), 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
 
Saturday, October 12, 2013:
Big Tent (Pioneer Stadium Parking Lot), 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 
Friday  |  Saturday  |  Sunday
 

FRIDAY – OCTOBER 11, 2013

7:30 AM Golf on your own at Heritage Golf Course (Olathe).  Call 913.829.4653 for your own tee time.  MNU rate is $41; not included in Pioneer Pass.
8:00 AM Alumni Award Winners Invitation Breakfast – Bell Cultural Events Center, Gilmore Room
8:45 AM Archives Tour – Mabee Library, 2nd Floor
10:00 AM Homecoming Celebration Chapel – College Church, Sanctuary
11:30 AM Pastors' Appreciation Lunch - College Church, Uphaus Hall.  RSVP to Church Relations at 913.971.3356 or churchrelations@mnu.edu, or register online now!
12:00 PM Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet – Bell Center, Grand Lobby.  Cost is $35; not included in Pioneer Pass.  RSVP to Athletics Office at (913) 971-3760 or ammeinke@mnu.edu.
1:30 PM Archives Tour – Mabee Library, 2nd Floor
2:30 PM Communiversity – Bell Cultural Events Center.  Guest Lecturers - Drs. Frank and Brent Moore
6:00 PM Reception – College Church, Garrett Hall.  Hosted by Nazarene Theological Seminary.
7:00 PM Homecoming Dinner Celebration – College Church, Uphaus Hall.  Featuring Haley & Hanson, Alumni Award presentations and celebrating the CAUSE mission trips.  Cost is $25; included in Pioneer Pass.
9:00 PM Late Night – Under the Big Tent in Pioneer Stadium parking lot.  Free coffee and gourmet smores.
9:00 PM Buck Night – Your buck buys a sample of each BBQ team's flavors.  No RSVP needed.  Bring your friends and your bucks.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2013

8 AM – 1 PM All-Day Celebration under the Big Tent
Pioneer Stadium Parking Lot
8:00 AM Pioneer 5K Fun Run – Check in at 7:30 AM under the Big Tent.  $11 entry fee, not included in Pioneer Pass.  $15 late entry fee.
8:00 AM Pancake Bonanza – Under the Big Tent.  Sponsored by Women’s Basketball.  Cost is $6; included in Pioneer Pass.
9 AM - 1 PM Kid's Zone Activities – Near the Big Tent
9:30 AM Class Reunions - Under the Big Tent.  Classes of 2008, 2003, 1998, 1993, 1988, 1983, 1978, 1973.  Kid's Zone activities and inflatables near the Big Tent.
10 AM – 12 PM Fourth Annual Pioneer Homecoming BBQ Competition – Under the Big Tent
10:00 AM Alumni Softball Game - Williams Field
11 AM – 1 PM Tailgate Lunch and Alumni Gathering – Under the Big Tent.  BBQ Lunch is $11 for adults; $5 for children ages 4-9; included in Pioneer Pass.
11:15 AM Archives Tour – Mabee Library, 2nd Floor
12:30 PM Pioneer Women’s Soccer Game – MNU Soccer Field.  Cost is $5 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; children under 4 free.
2:00 PM Pioneer Football Game – Game relocated to ODAC.  Cost is $8 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; children under 4 free
3:30 PM Pioneer Soccer Game – MNU Soccer Field.  Cost is $5 for adults or Pioneer Pass; $3 for students; free with Pioneer Pass; children under 4 free.
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM School of Education Reunion - Cook Center Allega Room
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Women's Basketball Alumni Game - Cook Center
7:15 PM - 8:45 PM CAUSE Teams Reunion - Cook Center Allega Room
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Men's Basketball Alumni Game - Cook Center

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2013

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 $11; included in Pioneer Pass.