SNHU Homecoming 2015 - October 16-18

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Please note: the Homecoming schedule is subject to change, and events may be updated or added periodically.
If you have any questions, contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at 603.645.9799 or alumni@snhu.edu.

* = Pre-Registration is Recommended
** = Pre-Registration is Required

Friday, October 16

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - DeBlasi Cup Golf Tournament2015 Alumni, Family & Friends Golf Tournament**
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Passaconaway Country Club, Litchfield, NH

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

Student-Alumni Leadership Exchange Dinner
6:00-8:00 p.m. | John C. & Betty Miles Room, Dining Center

The Student Government Association, with support from the Offices of Student Involvement and Alumni Engagement, invite student leaders and alumni to share their stories and experiences over dinner. Speakers will include the SGA president and the SNHU Alumni Board president. This event is invitation only. For more information on this event, please contact Sara Telfer, Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement.

Wine & Beer Pairing**
6:00-8:00 p.m. | The Quill, Hospitality Building

Oktoberfest featuring tapas of traditional fall harvest items paired with beer and wine from the NH area. Space is limited for this event, and pre-registration is a must. 

Athletic Hall of Fame Induction**
6:00-9:00 p.m. | Banquet Hall, Dining Center

SNHU Homecoming 2015 Muse PaintbarMuse Paintbar at SNHU, Session I**
8:00-10:30 p.m. | 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, and pre-registration is a must. 

Books are Magic Book Drive
**All weekend** | Drop off locations TBD

Center for Community Engaged Learning will be collecting new and gently used children's and young adult books during Homecoming Weekend. Bring books to donate and help the SNHU community give the magic of books to the kids who need it most. 

Saturday, October 17

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - 5K Run/WalkHomecoming 5K Run/Walk*
9:30-11:00 a.m. | Check-in at Concierge Desk, Robert A. Freese Student Center

Our 5th annual race at Homecoming is now a 5k! Enjoy the SNHU sights on the course through campus. Strollers and wagons welcome, too. Check in at 9:30; gun goes off at 10:00 a.m.!

SNHU Women's Soccer Alumni Game*
10:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. | Dr. George J. Larkin Field

Alumni game open to all women's soccer alumni with refreshments following. E-mail Coaches Williams or Teixeira to RSVP.

Family Activity Center
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Small Gym, Athletic Complex

Bring the kids for an activity bonanza in Athletics hosted by SNHU Campus Recreation, including open lap & recreation swim in the SNHU Pool, and open recreation (including basketball, soccer, and wiffleball) in the Small Gym. There is no cost to use the facilities during this time. Pre-registration is requested for use the pool; waivers may be completed prior to coming to campus, and will also be available on site.

SNHUconnect Student Meet-Up*
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | The Last Chapter Pub, Robert A. Freese Student Center

Students, alumni, friends and family of the College of Online and Continuing Education are invited to join the SNHUconnect online student engagement team for a social event. This is a great opportunity to meet fellow peers from SNHUconnect, the online student community. COCE Student Advisory Board members will be in attendance. Members of our honor societies, online clubs and leadership programs are encouraged to attend and meet in person. Please register in advance.

SNHU Alumni Men's Lacrosse Game*
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. | The East Side Practice Fields

Alumni game open to all men's lacrosse alumni. E-mail Coach Calkins to RSVP.

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - Street FairEnchanted Street Fair
12:00-4:00 p.m. | Location TBD

The Street Fair is bigger and better than ever this year, with a magical theme. Prepare to be charmed with fun for the young and young-at-heart, including inflatables, activities, carnival games and giveaways, caricature artists, food trucks (including SNHU's own Munchiez!), and more - all set to the soundtrack of Radio SNHU.

Penmen College: All Things Chocolate, Session I**
12:00-1:15 p.m. | Hospitality Building

A perennial favorite, this hands-on cooking class will have you whipping up your own confections with some of our talented culinary faculty members. You'll leave with samples of your work and a complimentary Cooking With Petey apron. Class size is limited; registration is required. 

Penmen College: The Magic of 3D Printing, Session I**
12:00-1:15 p.m. | Library Learning Commons, Innovation Lab and Makerspace

A new Homecoming experience, this hands-on 3D printing class will give you a firsthand look at the Library's Makerspace and the innovative 3D creations dreamed up here. Class size is limited for this free event; registration is required. 

Penmen College: Pizza 101, Session I**
12:00-1:15 p.m. | Hospitality Building

Explore the tastes of the Mediterranean in this hands-on cooking class with some of our talented culinary faculty members. You'll leave with samples of your work and a complimentary Cooking With Petey apron. Class size is limited; registration is required. 

SNHU Women's Soccer vs. New Haven
1:00-3:00 p.m. | Dr. George J. Larkin Field

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - Penmen College

Penmen College: All Things Chocolate, Session II**
1:30-2:45 p.m. | Hospitality Building

A perennial favorite, this hands-on cooking class will have you whipping up your own confections with some of our talented culinary faculty members. You'll leave with samples of your work and a complimentary Cooking With Petey apron. Class size is limited; registration is required. 

Penmen College: The Magic of 3D Printing, Session II**
1:30-2:45 p.m. | Library Learning Commons, Innovation Lab and Makerspace

A new Homecoming experience, this hands-on 3D printing class will give you a firsthand look at the Library's Makerspace and the innovative 3D creations dreamed up here. Class size is limited for this free event; registration is required. 

Penmen College: Pizza 101, Session II**
1:30-2:45 p.m. | Hospitality Building

Explore the tastes of the Mediterranean in this hands-on cooking class with some of our talented culinary faculty members. You'll leave with samples of your work and a complimentary Cooking With Petey apron. Class size is limited; registration is required. 

Penmen College: SNHUreads Book Club
1:30-2:45 p.m. | Library Learning Commons, Room 204

SNHUreads is a hybrid online/in-person book club. Those who can meet in person will be in the new Library Learning Commons; those who can't are invited to join the online discussion on the SNHUreads Facebook group

3Year Honors Program Scholarship Reception**
2:30-4:00 p.m. | John C. and Betty Miles Room, Dining Center

Join faculty, students, families, and alumni of the 3Year Business Honors Program for program updates and to honor the legacy of Dr. Marty Bradley; registration is required.

SNHU Alumni Board of Directors Annual Meeting
3:00-4:00 p.m. | Room 204, Library Learning Commons

The Alumni Board Annual Meeting is open to all SNHU community members. This is your chance to meet your representatives, see the inner workings of the Board, and learn about ways to get involved.

10th Anniversary of Service @ SNHU - Center of Community Engaged Learning Open House
3:00-4:00 p.m. | Room 14, Stark Hall

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - President's ReceptionPresident's Reception*
4:00-5:30 p.m. | Library Learning Commons Promenade

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 2016 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.

SNHU Alumni Women's Lacrosse Game*
4:00-6:00 p.m. | Dr. George J. Larkin Field

Alumni game open to all women's lacrosse alumni. E-mail Coach Mullen to RSVP.

The Quill Dinner Seatings**
5:30/6:00/6:30 p.m. | The Quill, Hospitality Building

Gather with fellow alumni, families and friends for a four course dinner celebrating the culinary program's graduating seniors. The menu will be available in late September. Pre-registration is a must. For reservations, please e-mail finedine@snhu.edu.

All Class Reunion Reception
6:00-8:00 p.m. | Learning Commons, Academic Center

This delightful gathering is open to all alumni from classes, whether you are celebrating a reunion year (ending in '5 or '0), or are just looking to connect with fellow SNHU grads to reminisce and network. Details coming soon.

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - Lighting Up the NightLighting Up the Night!
6:30-8:00 p.m. | Best viewing location: Practice Field, East Side Drive

Our annual tradition of Homecoming fireworks, complete with fire pits, s'mores, and live music. Join students, families, and friends for an enchanting evening.

SNHU Alumni Baseball Game*
7:00-8:00 p.m. | The Baseball Field

Alumni game open to all baseball alumni. E-mail Coach Loiseau to RSVP.

Magic Show with Michael Kent
8:00-9:00 p.m. | Banquet Hall, Dining Center

Enjoy a magic evening of tricks and jokes with Michael Kent. His most recent accolades include being named the 2014 Entertainer of the Year by Campus Activities Magazine and 2014 Magician of the Year by the Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities.

SNHU Homecoming 2015 - Greek Night

Greek Night*
8:00-11:00 p.m. | Learning Commons, Academic 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. Come early and stay for live music and a party in the Pub. Sponsored by the InterGreek Council and Alumni Engagement. Pre-registration highly recommended.

Enchanted Big Money BINGO
9:00-10:00 p.m. | Banquet Hall, Dining Center

Big Money Bingo has been enchanted and we’re giving even more prizes than ever before. This event will include a Samsung Curved 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV, Amazon Echo, PlayStation 4 Bundle, Beats Solo HD On-Ear Headphones and Kindle Fire HD 7, just to name a few. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Paintbar at SNHU HomecomingMuse Paintbar at SNHU, Session II**
8:00-10:30 p.m. | 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, and pre-registration is a must. 

Sunday, October 18

SNHU Alumni Softball Game*
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.| The Softball Field

Alumni game and post game lunch. Open to all softball alumni. E-mail Coach Robitaille to RSVP.

Greek Games and BBQ*
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.| The East Side Practice Fields

Join active and alumni Greek members for this fun event and BBQ. For more information, contact igc@snhu.edu.

* = Pre-Registration is Recommended
** = Pre-Registration is Required 

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