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Thursday, September 26, 2013


Kick-Off
Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Reception

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.; Ballston Campus, 1000 North Glebe Road, Arlington
Cost: $10 per person
Kick-off Homecoming and Reunion weekend by attending a meet and greet with your fellow alumni and faculty!
Parking information coming soon.

Spirit Night and Pep Rally
7:00 – 11:00 p.m.; Lee Center Rec. Gym
Students decorate and prepare campus for Homecoming weekend.

 

Friday, September 27, 2013

 
Blue & White Golf Tournament
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Check-in
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.19th Hole Reception and Tournament Awards
1757 Golf Club, Dulles, Virginia
Cost: $100 per golfer, $300 per foursome
Click here to register online.

Residence Hall Decorating Contest
2:00 p.m. Start time; Campus-wide

University Office and Door Decorating Contest
2:00 p.m. Start time; Campus-wide

Just Added! Department of Literature and Languages Lecture
"A Song for a Finale: The Encounter Between Music and Narrative in Holocaust Survivor Testimonies"
Presented by Dr. Leah Wolfson of the Holocaust Museum
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.; Rowley G127; All are welcome, no registration necessary
Funded by the Campus Outreach Lecture Program of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies
 
Reunion Wine and Cheese Social
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.; Main House
Complimentary to attend
Are you from a class ending in ‘3 or ‘8? This event is just for you! Get in touch with your classmates and join us for a glass of wine... or two!

Students’ Homecoming Dance
10:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.; Verizon Gym

Alumni Happy Hour hosted by Saints Club
9:00 p.m.; Bailey’s Pub & Grill, 4238 Wilson Blvd., Arlington (in Ballston Common Mall)
$10 per person, includes hors d'oeuvres and drink specials.
All alumni are invited to kick back, watch a game, and grab a beer while reminiscing about the good ol’ days.
 
 

Saturday, September 28, 2013


Alumni Welcome Center
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Main House
Haven’t been to the remodeled Main House yet? Now’s your chance! Stop by, tour around, and check in for the weekend.

Alumni Volunteer Appreciation Brunch & Alumni Awards Ceremony
10:00 a.m.; Gerard Dining Hall
Complimentary to attend
We invite you to join us as we celebrate and honor our alumni volunteers and recognize the accomplishments of our esteemed alumni during a special Alumni Awards Ceremony. If you are thinking about getting involved in the Alumni Association, then this is the perfect event to learn about the many volunteer opportunities.
 
Women’s Alumni Lacrosse Game
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; Lee Center Field
Interested in playing? Contact coach Jamie Reynolds ‘03: Jamie.Reynolds@marymount.edu
Everyone is welcome to come watch and cheer! 
 
Just Added! Department of Literature and Languages Bring Your Resume Workshop
"What's My Next Step? Graduate School and Career Changes"
Presentation by Jeb Butler '03 (English), director of Admissions at Columbia Law School, and Carin Usrey of MU Career Services
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.; Main House; All are welcome, no registration necessary
Jeb and Carin will talk about how to build your digital brand via social networks and present yourself to graduate and professional schools, as well as offering individual feedback on resumes and career plans. This will be a casual workshop event, followed by an open house, so drop-in and out while you attend the Homecoming Block Party.
 
Block Party
Noon – 4:00 p.m.; Main House Parking Lot and Ireton Lawn
Cost: $15 per person, Children 10 and under are free.
Bring your family and friends for Red Hot & Blue BBQ, Curbside Cupcakes, beer and wine, and carnival activities for all ages!
 
Men’s Alumni Lacrosse Game
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.; Lee Center Field
Interested in playing? Contact coach Jon Reynolds ‘00: jreynold@marymount.edu
Everyone is welcome to come watch and cheer! 
 
Parade
1:30 p.m. Start time; Main House Drive
Watch a dazzling display of student-decorated floats, alumni, and MU pride march through campus!

Campus Tour
2:00 p.m.; Starting in front of Main House

Women’s Soccer vs. Christopher Newport University
4:00 p.m. Kick-off; Long Bridge Park, Arlington VA
Free Admission
Transportation will be provided between MU and Long Bridge Park.

Men’s Soccer vs. St. Mary’s College
7:00 p.m. Kick-off; Long Bridge Park, Arlington, VA
Free Admission
Transportation will be provided between MU and Long Bridge Park.

Class of 1963: 50th Reunion Dinner
6:00 p.m.; Main House
Cost: $50 per person
A dinner to celebrate the high school and college
classes of 1963 and their 50th Reunion.

MU Comedy Night
8:00 – 10:00 p.m.; Verizon Gym
Cost: $10 per person
Come out for an evening of laughter and fun! Begin the evening with a happy hour, followed by a performance by comedian Bernadette Pauley, as seen on Comedy Central, MTV, and VH1.

 

Sunday, September 29


Mass
11:00 a.m. – Noon; Reinsch Library Auditorium, Main Campus (new location due to Sacred Heart of Mary Chapel renovations)

Jazz Brunch
Noon; Main House
Complimentary to attend
All alumni are welcome to attend as we close out the weekend. Brunch will feature a local jazz artist.
 
Schedule is subject to change.