Homecoming 2015 - October 23-25

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2015 Schedule of Events - REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!

Friday, October 23, 2015

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Bookstore Open
Visit Centenary’s bookstore to receive your 10% alumni discount on all Centenary merchandise!

12:00 Noon – 1:30 PM

Alumni Awards Luncheon
Haynes Fitness Center Gym
Join us as we honor our 2015 Alumni Award Recipients. Individual, open seating tickets are $30 per person or reserved seating tables of 10 can be sponsored for $400. This year’s award recipients include:

  • Alumni Hall of Fame - Carol Borne Spencer '69
  • Alumni Loyalty - Paul Madden '47
  • Young Alumni Leader - Jared Frank '06
  • Honorary Alumna - Grace Bareikis
  • Athletic Hall of Fame - Kristina Menne Forward '07
  • Honorary Athletic Letter - Tina Feldt
  • Bentley Sloane Award - Wybra '89 & Judy '90 Price

5:00 PM

Gumbo & Dessert Cook Off
A Centenary Homecoming tradition! Enjoy gumbo and fixings, as well as homemade desserts, as student groups compete for the title of BEST recipe. Interested in competing? Contact Ashlie Daigle at email to sign up!

6:00 PM

Geology 75th Anniversary Reception & Film Screening
Kilpatrick Auditorium
Join fellow Centenary Geology alumni, current and former faculty and others for a reception and viewing of the documentary film “Dreamers & Gamblers.”

6:00 PM

Ladies Soccer vs. Dallas
Mayo Field
Cheer on the Ladies Soccer Team as they take on University of Dallas. A Centenary Bookstore Kiosk will be available for purchasing extra logo items.

8:00 PM

Gents Soccer vs. Dallas
Mayo Field
Cheer on the Gents Soccer Team as they take on University of Dallas. A Centenary Bookstore Kiosk will be available for purchasing extra logo items.

Saturday, October 24, 2015

9:00 – 10:30 AM

Quinq Club Breakfast for 50+ Year Graduates
Edwin F. Whited Room – Bynum Commons
A breakfast honoring the 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Graduates. All alumni from the Class of 1965 and before are invited to this very special event. President David Rowe will present Quinq pins and certificates to each member of the Class of 1965, official inducting them into Quinq Club. Breakfast is complimentary.

10:00ish AM

TKE Alumni vs. Active Football Game
Jones Rice Field
An annual tradition!

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Bookstore Open
Visit Centenary’s bookstore to receive your 10% alumni discount on all Centenary merchandise!

10:30 – 11:30 AM

Greek Alumni & Active Chapter Open Houses
Tour your Greek house and meet some of the active members!

11:00 AM

Alumnae vs. Current Student Softball Game
Softball Field
Softball Alumnae are invited to play against current players. Contact Coach Mark Suire (email) to sign up today!

11:00 AM

Women’s Basketball Reunion Gathering and Tour
Gold Dome
Tour the Gold Dome with Women’s Basketball Head Coach Justin LeBlanc and meet other basketball alumnae.

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Homecoming Tailgate
Bring your cars and tailgating gear to the Gold Dome parking lot to enjoy a day of fun for the WHOLE family! The Advancement Team and the Department of Public Safety will be grilling burgers and hotdogs for everyone. Stop by the Alumni & Family Relations and SGA tents to pick up fun giveaways and your pre-purchased homecoming t-shirts. The Centenary bookstore will also be on hand with extra Centenary gear for purchase.

1:00 PM

Centenary Celebration & Homecoming Court Announcement
Gold Dome
Following the tailgate, everyone is invited to a Centenary Celebration in the Gold Dome. Meet the 2014-2015 championship athletic teams, find out the winners of the Homecoming competitions and see who will be crowned Homecoming King and Queen!

1:00 PM

Conference Swim Meet
Haynes Fitness Center Natatorium
Cheer on the Ladies and Gents as they take on Hendrix College!

1:30 PM

Alumni Baseball Game
Shehee Stadium
Baseball alumni compete against the current team in the annual Alumni Baseball Game.

2:00 PM

Women’s Basketball Alumnae/Current Player Meet & Greet
Gold Dome
Meet the current players and stay to watch their practice.

3:00 PM

Geology 75th Anniversary Tour & “State of the Department”
Mickle Hall Lobby
Tour the newly renovated facility and hear from current Geology faculty regarding the “State of the Department.”

6:00 PM

Class of 1965 50th Reunion
The Home of Pam & Ronnie Byrd | 11040 Seville Quarters | Shreveport, LA | 71106
A celebration of the Class of 1965. $25 per person.

6:30 PM

Geology 75th Anniversary Reunion Dinner
The Petroleum Club
Cocktail hour at 6:30 PM followed by dinner at 7 PM. Following dinner, music will be provided by alumnus Tim Marshall ’83 and band. $50 per person.

7:00 PM

Class of 2005 10th Reunion Gathering
Ristorante Giuseppe – Bar Area | Uptown Shopping Center | 4800 Line Ave. |Shreveport, LA | 71106
Members of the Class of 2005 are invited to enjoy dutch treat drinks and appetizers while catching up with old friends!

7:00 PM

Class of 1975 40th Reunion
The Home of Bruce Allen | 555 Herndon Street | Shreveport, LA | 71101
Connect with members of the Class of 1975. $10 per person.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

9:00 AM

Memorial Service
Brown Chapel
Join us for an on campus worship service where we will remember members of the Centenary Community that have passed away in the past year.

View the Memorial list.

11:00 AM

Gents Soccer vs. Colorado College
Mayo Field

2015 Hotel Information

Hilton – Downtown Shreveport
104 Market Street
Reserve by Friday, October 9
Reference Group Code "CHC"

Holiday Inn Express
8751 Park Plaza
Reserve by Monday, October 5

Courtyard Marriott Boardwalk
100 Boardwalk Blvd
Reserve by Friday, October 9

Holiday Inn - Downtown Shreveport
$75 +tax/night
102 Lake Street and 1-20
Reserve by Thursday, October 1

Holiday Inn Express Bossier
7970 East Texas St
Reserve by Monday, October 5

Ask for the "Centenary Homecoming" rate!