Homecoming 2014



SPECIAL REUNION CLASSES CELEBRATING DURING HOMECOMING ARE 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2014!!! 

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED! YOU CAN REGISTER ONSITE ON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY IN THE ALUMNI BUILDING.

 

Thursday, November 6, 2014

3pm-4pm

Convocation

Writing and Roots: Barbara Kingsolver's Novel Perspective, a Public Conversation with Silas House

Phelps-Stokes Auditorium
 4:30pm Computer Science Talk "How to build an app in 30 min with Meteor!" by Renaldo Pierre-Louis, '13 Room 108A, Danforth Tech Building
6:00pm-9pm Great Conversations

Boone Tavern

Friday, November 7, 2014

8am-5pm Check-in/Registration Alumni Building Lobby
9am-5pm Berea College Tours Visitor's Center
2pm-4pm Open viewing - Saint John's Bible Hutchins Library, Main Floor
4pm-5:30pm Alumni Awards Reception & State of the College Address

Outstanding Young Alumnus:
Regina Fugate, '02

Rodney C. Bussey Award of Special Merit:
Amy Carter Shehee, '91

Honorary Alumnus:
Gail Wolford 
Alumni Building, Baird Lounge
7pm-9pm Black Student Union Pageant Phelps-Stokes Auditorium
 7pm-9pm Open House and Tours Anna Smith and Deep Green Residence Halls
9pm-midnight Block Party Short Street, College Square
11pm-midnight Berea Fund Rally Run 

For more details, go to 
http://www.berea.edu/give-to-berea/berea-fund-rally-run/.
Starts at Edwards Building

Saturday, November 8, 2014

7:30-9:30am Ag Breakfast Ag Building
8am Technology Breakfast Danforth Technology
8am-1:30pm Check-in/Registration Alumni Building Lobby
 8:45am BME Alumni Choir Rehearsal Union Church
9am Science Building Programs Open House Hall Science Building
 9-11am Nursing Program Tea Hafer-Gibson Nursing Building
9am-2pm Berea College Tours Visitor's Center
9am

Alumni Flag Football Game

Dana vs. Blue Ridge

If interested in playing, please contact Mike Thomas, '13 at thomasmi@berea.edu

Alumni Field
9am
Lifelong Learning Workshop (Workshop is Full)
"Fit and Fabulous After Berea"
Lecture by Emily LaDouceur, '04
Large Classroom, Seabury
9:30am-11:00am CFS Open House Emery Building
10am-11am Lifelong Learning Workshop
"How We Got Our Bible: the Paper Trail from the First Century to the St. John's Bible"
Lecture by Dr. Edwin Broadhead
Hutchins Library, Main Floor
10am-11:30am Education Studies Open House & Brunch Knapp Hall
10am-1pm

Author Showcases

Featuring:

Bill Best, '59, author of Saving Seeds, Preserving Taste: Heirloom Seed Savers in Appalachia

Regina Hoskins, '74, author of Mamaw's Kitchen and Readings, 'Ritings, and Recipes

Russ Walkup, '59, author of Appalachian Odyssey

College Store
 10am-2pm Open House and Tours Anna Smith and Deep Green Residence Halls
10:30am-2:30pm

Health Screenings sponsored by Berea College Association of Student Nurses (BCASN)

The following screenings will be offered: height, weight, hip to waist, body fat, BMI, and blood pressure

Alumni Building, Baird Lounge
10:30am Lifelong Learning Workshop
"How Good Sleep Unlocks the Treasure of Better Health and Intellect" Lecture by Daniel Lee, M.D. '84
Science Building, Room 106
11am-1pm

Mountaineer Basketball Players and Supporters Awards Brunch (formerly Men's Basketball Association Hall of Fame Banquet)

Trustees Room, Seabury
11:30am-1:30pm

BereaFEST

Class Photos:
1989 - 12:00pm
1994 - 12:15pm
1999 - 12:30pm
2004 - 12:50pm
2009 - 1:15pm
2014 - 1:25pm

Performers and Booths:
Student Alumni Council
College Farm
Campus Activities Board
Middle Eastern Dance Ensemble
Swing Club
Country Dancers
Artists In Modern Motion
Bluegrass Ensemble
African-Latin Percussion Ensemble
Berea College Association of Student Nurses (BCASN)
Tech Club
Polynesian Dance Duo
SGA
Bereans for Appalachia

Fairchild Lawn
1pm - 3:30pm

Alumni Homecoming Lecture with Huy Nguyen, '04

Career Panel

Draper 100 
1pm Women's Alumni Soccer Game Game Field, Sports Complex 
1pm Volleyball: Berea College vs. Kentucky Christian Seabury Gym
1:30pm-3:30pm BME Concert Union Church
1:30pm-3pm Student Crafts Workshop ‚Äč(Workshop is Full) Mueller Building
2pm-4pm Country Dancers Alumni Dance & Reception Dance Studio, Seabury
2:30pm  Men's Alumni Soccer Game  Game Field, Sports Complex
3pm-6pm

SCOTS and College Store Reception

*Alumni receive 20% alumni discount on all Student Crafts items.

College Store/Student Craft Gallery
3:30pm BME Reception Carter G. Woodson Center
4:30pm-6pm

Homecoming Choir Rehearsal

For more information visit: http://www.berea.edu/mus/berea-college-concert-choir-alumnus

Union Church
5pm-6:30pm International Alumni Reception Commons, Woods-Penn
6pm-9pm

The Main Event:

Featuring--

Special Dedication Ceremony to name the gymnasium floor in honor of Coach Roland Wierwille, Hon '98 

Homecoming Court Coronation Ceremony

Alumni vs. Alumni Basketball Game

Varsity Blue/White Scrimmage

Seabury
7:30pm Folk Dance Alumni Building, Activities Room
9pm-midnight Mixer Alumni Building Lobby, Baird Lounge
10pm-2am Homecoming Dance-Tribute to the 1920's CPO/Café area

Sunday, November 9, 2014

9am-10am

Homecoming Choir Rehearsal

For more information visit: http://www.berea.edu/mus/berea-college-concert-choir-alumnus

Union Church
10:30am-noon Alumni and Student Worship Service Union Church
11:30am-2pm

Alumni Brunch

Adults-$21
Children-$12

Boone Tavern
1pm-5pm Berea College Tours Visitor's Center
Office Information

Office of Alumni Relations
CPO 2203
Berea, KY 40404

Phone:
Telephone: 859-985-3104
Toll-free: 866-804-0591
Fax: 859-985-3178

Email:

alumni_relations@berea.edu