Homecoming 2017

 

Park’s Homecoming and Alumni Weekend
September 14-16
Parkville Campus

Leaves change color, the air is cooler, the sun feels a bit more precious, the sweaters come out of the closet. Get ready for a weekend of long-lasting memories and friendships! Celebrate with current Park students and meet Park alumni!

DRAFT Schedule (as of January 19)

Wednesday, September 14
10:00am-1:00pm Fall 2017 Career Expo & Fair, East Breckon Dome
7:00-8:00pm Park University Constitution Day Program - Featured Speaker: Dr. Allan W. Austin, Professor of History, Misericordia University, Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel

Thursday, September 15
2:00-6:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)
2:00-5:00pm Hospitality Room, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)
6:00-8:00pm Golden Reunion Dinner and Golden Diploma Presentations (Class of 1967 and Friends), Norrington

Friday, September 16
8:00-10:00am Welcome Alumni Reception and Continental Breakfast, White House
8:30am-5:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)
10:00-11:00am Update on the Parkville Campus, McCoy Meetin’ House (Upper)
11:30am-1:00pm Alumni Association Annual Awards Luncheon
2:00-3:00pm Park Limestone Tour, Meet at Top of Mackay Hill (note: heavy walking involved)
2:00-5:00pm Hospitality Room, McCoy Meetin' House

3:00-4:30pm Park College, World War I and Nisei Exhibit Opening

5:00-6:00pm Alumni Association Meeting, McCoy Meetin' House (Upper)
6:30-8:00pm 2017 Wall of Honor Induction Banquet, PDL-MA (Underground)
8:00-8:30pm 2017 Wall of Honor Viewing, 600 Corridor
8:00pm-on After Hours Party, American Legion, Parkville, MO

Saturday, September 17
8:30am-5:00pm Registration and Packet Pick-Up, McCoy Meetin’ House (Lower)

9:00-11:00am Department of Nursing Open House, Academic Plaza, MA 380 (Underground)
10:30-11:30am Pirate Storytelling Event, Norrington Center

11:30am-1:00pm BBQ Lunch, 6th Street Entrance
12:00-5:00pm Alumni Hospitality Tent, 6th Street Entrance
1:00-5:00pm Downtown Parkville Event
TBD Beer Mile (Track and Cross Country Alumni Event), Park Track
7:00pm Possible Cultural Event

Family Fun Day Activities 
10:30-11:30am Pirate Storytelling Event, Norrington Center
11:30am-1:00pm BBQ Lunch, 6th Street Entrance
Afternoon/Evening Fun and Play at Great Wolf Lodge, Kansas City, KS

 

Alumni Games Homecoming Soccer Activities

9:00-10:30am Women’s Alumni Soccer Game, Hemingway Field
10:00-11:00am Women’s Alumni Basketball Game, West Breckon Dome

10:00-11:30am Alumni Baseball Game, Comfort Field
10:00-11:30am  Alumni Softball Game, Softball Field  
11:00am-12:00pm Men’s Alumni Basketball Game, West Breckon Dome
4:30-6:00pm Men’s Alumni Soccer Game, Softball Field
4:30-6:00pm Men’s Alumni Volleyball Game, East Breckon Dome 
4:30-6:00pm Women’s Alumni Volleyball Game, East Breckon Dome

12:00-2:00pm Women’s Soccer Homecoming Match, Julian Field
2:00-2:15pm Presentation of 2017 Wall of Honor Class, Julian Field
2:15-4:15pm 
Men’s Soccer Homecoming Match, Julian Field
3:00pm Crowning of Homecoming Court, Julian Field

 

Hotel

A limited block of rooms will be made available for Family Fun Day attendees at the Great Wolf Lodge in Kansas City, KS.

Additional hotel information will be posted later this spring.

BOOKSTORE

Check your registration package for a coupon courtesy of the Park Bookstore. 

Office of Alumni Relations
8700 NW River Park Drive, Box 65, Parkville, MO 64152
(816) 584-6209 | (800) 488-7275 | Fax: (816) 741-7741 
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External Relations and Advancement
8700 NW River Park Drive
Parkville, MO 64152-3795
 

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