This Is Highlander Country

Schedule

Friday, October 24
6:30 p.m. Informal Alumni Gathering
Bahan's Tavern (214 North East Street)
Saturday, October 25
7:30 a.m. Michalson Monster 5K Run/Walk Registration
Hospitality Tent, south of the tennis courts
8 a.m. Michalson Monster 5K Run/Walk*
Hospitality Tent, south of the tennis courts
8 a.m. Belles Lettres Breakfast*
Rutledge Hall Lounge
8 – 10:30 a.m. Baseball Pancake Breakfast
Applebee's (1721 West Morton Avenue)
For tickets, contact Coach Justin Fuhler at 217-479-7153.
9 – 10 a.m. President's Reception
Bennington Lobby, Putnam/Springer Center
All alumni and friends are welcome to attend.
9 – 10 a.m. Art Exhibit
Applebee Art Gallery, Putnam/Springer Center
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Registration
Hospitality Tent, south of the tennis courts
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Bookstore Open
Gamble Campus Center
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Henry Pfeiffer Library and Annie Merner Chapel Open
10 a.m. Homecoming Parade
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Art Exhibit
Applebee Art Gallery, Putnam/Springer Center
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Student Food Booths
South of the Tennis Courts
A variety of food available for purchase; prices vary.
Support MacMurray student organizations!
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Activities for Children
Southwest of the Tennis Courts
Free admission — Sponsored by the Alumni Board
11:15 a.m. Campus Tours
Kathryn Hall
Has it been a while since you were on campus? Meet at the front steps of Kathryn Hall for a 45-minute walking tour with our Admissions staff and see what's new! The tour will end at the Hospitality Tent.
12 p.m. Women's Soccer vs. Eureka College
Soccer Field
12 – 4 p.m. Beer Tent
Julian Hall Parking Lot
Sponsored by Chartwells.
12:15 a.m. Campus Tours
Kathryn Hall
Has it been a while since you were on campus? Meet at the front steps of Kathryn Hall for a 45-minute walking tour with our Admissions staff and see what's new! The tour will end at the Hospitality Tent.
12:30 p.m. Phi Nu Tea*
Rutledge Hall Lounge
12:30 – 3 p.m. Class Reunion Photos
Annie Merner Chapel
Commemorate your reunion with a professional photo taken by Express Photography.
  • 12:30 — Class of 1974
  • 12:40 — Class of 1979
  • 12:50 — Class of 1984
  • 1:00 — Class of 1989
  • 1:10 — Class of 1994
  • 1:20 — Class of 1999
  • 1:30 — Class of 2004
  • 1:40 — Class of 2009
  • 1:50 — Class of 1969
  • 2:00 — Class of 1964
  • 2:10 — Class of 1959
  • 2:20 — Class of 1954
  • 2:30 — Class of 1949
  • 2:40 — Class of 1944
  • 2:50 — Class of 1939
  • 3:00 — Class of 1934
12:30 – 3 p.m. Athletic teams selling concessions
Freesen Field House
1 p.m. Football vs Crown College
Freesen Field
2 p.m. Men's Soccer vs Eureka College
Soccer Field
2:30 p.m. Poetry Reading by Dr. Robert Seufert
Hospitality Tent, south ofthe tennis courts
Dr. Robert Seufert, professor emeritus, will do readings of his best work including a guest appearance from Sherlock Holmes.
3 - 4 p.m. Residence Hall Open Houses
5 – 6:30 p.m. Alumni Reception*
McClelland Dining Hall
Come on up to the dining hall following the football game. No need to don those fancy clothes. Enjoy an informal evening of fellowship, appetizers, drinks, and music. Entertainment for the evening will be provided by our very own Jeff '85 and Theresa Davidsmeyer, John Blythe '74, and Rob Killam '81.
6:30 – 8 p.m. Awards Ceremony*
Thoresen Recital Hall, Putnam/Springer Center
Celebrate the accomplishments of fellow Highlanders at this year's awards ceremony. The Alumni Association Board will present four alumni with distinct honors and will induct four former athletes into the MacMurray College Athletic Hall of Fame.
Sunday, October 26
10 a.m. Worship Service
Annie Merner Chapel
Remember the ceremonies and services you attended in the beautiful and historic Annie Merner Chapel? Here's your opportunity to fold down a chair and relive that experience. Worship with us before saying your weekend farewells. Rev. Mike Fender '83 will deliver the sermon.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bookstore Open
Gamble Campus Center
1 p.m. 6th Annual Omega Theta Psi Flag Football Game
Rutledge Hall Lawn
Contact Dr. Matt Wiedeger, advisor, at 217-479-7100.

*Reservations Required


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