Homecoming 2015

Thursday, October 1, 2015

6:30-8 p.m.

Book Reading and Visit with Wiley Cash
Penguin Bookshop, Sewickley, PA
More information here.

Friday, October 2, 2015

8:30 a.m. 11th Annual Hugh “Tiger” Joyce Golf Scramble
Highland Springs Golf Course
Registration limited to the first 144 golfers. For more information or to register, contact Debbie Soly at (304) 829-7240 or dsoly@bethanywv.edu or, click here to register online. Prizes will be awarded at the lunch buffet beginning at 1:30 p.m.
1 - 4 p.m. Tailgate Tent Set-up
Hummel Field House
4 - 6 p.m.

Department of Business and Communications & Media Arts Open House and Faculty Mixer
BBN TV studio of Johnson Visual Arts Center

5 - 7 p.m. Paint-n-Sip (Cost: $50 Register by e-mailing akanotz@bethanywv.edu)
Erickson Alumni Center
6 - 9 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame Induction
Commencement Hall

Inductees: Will Anderson ’03, football;  Raquel (Burns) Davis ’03, softball;
Matt King ’00, baseball; Mike Majzun ’03, basketball; and
Andrea Paige Pertz Ilkanipour ’90, swimming & diving.

7 - 8:30 p.m. Pep Rally
Hummel Field House
7 - 8:30 p.m. Reunion Class Reception *
Mountainside Conference Center
8 - 10 p.m. Invited Alumni Artists' Exhibition and Reception
“Treasures of Memory: Art, Poetry, and Prose created by Bethanians"
Renner Art Gallery, Bethany House

Saturday, October 3, 2015

8-10 a.m. Alumni Lacrosse Game
Bison Stadium 
8:30 a.m.

Women's Tennis vs. Mount Aloysius
Mary Ewing Tennis Center

8:30 a.m. Allison's Run (Registration)
Cunningham Soccer Complex
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Bookstore Open
9-10 a.m.

Tours of the Old Main Clock Tower
$5 donation to the Bethany Fund
Last tour starts at 9:30 a.m. 

10:15 a.m.

Dr. Robert L. Martin '40 Dedication
Academic Parlour 

10:30-11:30 a.m. Larry E. Grimes Lecture Series
Wiley Cash, former Bethany professor and New York Times best-selling author
Academic Parlour
11:00 a.m. Women's Soccer vs. Waynesburg
Hoag field 
11:00 a.m.

Women's Volleyball Tri-Match
Hummel Field House
    11 a.m.: Bethany vs. Heidelberg
    1 p.m.: Heidelberg vs. Denison
    3 p.m.: Bethany vs. Denison

11:00 a.m.

Zeta Tau Alpha 110-year Anniversary Celebration Photo
Gresham Gardens Fountain 

11:30 a.m. Registration at the Alumni Tent
Bison Stadium
11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m Bookstore open at Alumni Tent
11:45 a.m.

Darline Nicholson Dedication
Phillips Hall 

Noon - 1:10 p.m. Class Photos
Alumni Tent 
2014     1-year reunion       noon
2010     5-year reunion       12:10 p.m.
2005     10-year reunion     12:20 p.m.
2000     15-year reunion     12:30 p.m.
1995        20-year reunion        12:40 p.m.
1990        25-year reunion        12:50 p.m.
1985        30-year reunion        1:00 p.m.
1980        35-year reunion        1:10 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Waynesburg
Hoag Field

2 p.m. Football vs. Case Western
Bison Stadium

Pregame: Introduction of Hall of Fame Inductees
Members of the 1965 PAC Championship Team will serve as
honorary captains for the pre-game coin toss

Halftime: Crowning of 2015 Homecoming King & Queen
After the game: Performance by Brownie Mary (Rich Jacques '93 and Kelsey (Barber)
Friday '93) in the tailgate area.

Sunday, October 4, 2015

10:45 a.m. Guest Sermon by Annie Grogan '13
Bethany Memorial Church
2 - 5 p.m.

Beta Theta Pi and Phi Mu Wingfest
Beta House
$10 for unlimited wings and apps, $5 for unlimited appetizers
All proceeds go to Augusta Levy Learning Center and The Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

* The Reunion Class Reception is for members of the classes of: 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010 and 2014.