Homecoming 2014 Schedule

Please note: Event details are subject to change. Events marked with an asterisk (*) require advanced registration; for those marked with a double asterisk (**), advanced registration is recommended.

Friday, October 17

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10:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.

DeBlasi Cup Golf Tournament*
Passaconaway Country Club, Litchfield, N.H.

Kick off Homecoming Weekend with alumni, students, families, and friends of SNHU at the DeBlasi Cup Golf Tournament, a flagship event for the entire SNHU community. Sponsorship opportunities are available. All proceeds benefit student scholarships.

8:00 p.m. 11:00 p.m.

Young Alumni Reunion*
Location TBD

Calling all alumni from the Classes of 2004, 2009 and 2013! Reunite with your classmates and friends at this fun celebration. Apps, drink ticket and souvenir pub glass for registered guests. 

8:00 p.m. 11:00 p.m.

Muse Paintbar at SNHU*
The Last Chapter Pub, Robert A. Freese Student Center

Muse combines social painting instruction with great food and drinks. Join in on the fun and create your own masterpiece. Space is limited for this event. Online registration will open in late summer/early fall.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, October 18

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10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.

Superheroes' Homecoming 5k Run/Walk**
Starting line TBA

$5pp entry fee; no charge under age 12; t-shirts for all participants

Our 4th annual race at Homecoming is now a 5k! Enjoy the SNHU sights on the newly sanctioned 5k course through campus. Strollers and wagons welcome too!

12:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

SNHUperheroes' Street Fair
Washington Parking Lot

News flash! The Street Fair is bigger and better than ever this year, with a Superheroes theme. Action-packed fun for the young and young-at-heart, including an inflatable obstacle course and corn maze, a Batman bounce house, bubble bowling, carnival games and giveaways, caricature artists, food trucks, and more - all set to the soundtrack of Radio SNHU. All guests are invited to honor the true American heroes - the men and women serving in our armed forces - through the Homecoming Service Project. Visit the Community Engaged Learning booth at the Street Fair to learn more. #back2snhu #SNHUperhero

1:00 p.m. 3:00 p.m.

SNHU Field Hockey vs. Saint Michael's
Dr. George J. Larkin Field

Calling all SuperFans! Come cheer on the Field Hockey Team (returning to the lineup of Penmen varsity sport offerings for the first time since 1981), as Head Coach Julie Munson leads her team through their inaugural season. The Department of Athletics will once again be sponsoring a FREE campus BBQ at halftime - first come, first served.

2:30 p.m. 4:00 p.m.

Martin J. Bradley Three Year Degree Program Scholarship Reception*
Location TBA

Alumni, students, families, and faculty gather each year to celebrate this groundbreaking program and honor the life and work of Marty Bradley through the Martin J. Bradley Three Year Degree Program Scholarship.

4:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m.

President's Reception**
Location TBA

President Paul LeBlanc and the SNHU Alumni Association invite you to celebrate the many ways our students, families, faculty, staff, and alumni contribute to SNHU community, with a special shout out to the Class of 2015 and our alumni volunteers. The Alumni Association will also recognize this year's recipients of the Alumni Hall of Fame, Distinguished Service, and Young Alumni Awards at this reception. Program begins around 4:45 p.m. Complimentary appetizers and soft drinks. Cash bar.

6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m.

All Class Reunion Reception*
Location TBA

This delightful gathering is open to all alumni from classes, whether you are celebrating a reunion year (ending in '4 or '9), or are just looking to connect with fellow SNHU grads to reminisce and network. Details coming soon.

6:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m.

Lighting up the Night!
Best viewing location TBA

Up in the sky... It's a bird... It's a plane... Nope - it's Homecoming Fireworks! Fire pits, s'mores, live music, fireworks. 'Nuff said.

7:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m.

SNHU Men's Soccer vs. Assumption
Dr. George J. Larkin Field

Just in case you haven't heard... the Penmen are the reigning NCAA Division II National Champions! Show your Penmen Pride as we face off against NE-10 rival Assumption under the lights of Larkin Field.

8:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.

Greek Night**
The Last Chapter Pub, Robert A. Freese Student Center

Greek Night is one of the most popular events at Homecoming. If you're Greek or Greek-at-heart, you're invited to catch up with alumni and current brothers & sisters at the recently renovated Pub. Sponsored by the InterGreek Council and Alumni Relations. Pre-registration highly recommended.