Homecoming 2019   

   November 15-16

Schedule

Times and locations are subject to change. Please check back here for the most current updates.

Friday, November 15, 2019

President’s Prayer Breakfast
Dr. Henry Spaulding invites faculty, staff, alumni, parents, and community guests to share breakfast and join together in prayer for the University.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
School/Department Open House
Alumni are invited to visit faculty and staff throughout the day in office areas.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
Homecoming Chapel
Students and alumni are invited to hear the stories of alumni who are working and serving around world. Their experiences and perspectives are curated to provide insight to the curricular theme of the chapel semester.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
Cougar Basketball
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
Alumni Celebration
Hang out in Foster Hall with former classmates, friends, faculty and staff. We’ll begin together at half-time of the women’s basketball game. Enjoy a photo booth, finger foods, and an unforgettable time with friends. Cost is free with your admission to the MVNU basketball games.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
Queen’s Coronation
Elected class representatives are announced as the Homecoming Court features student leadership and service profiles followed by the announcement of the student elected queen.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Cougar Cub Care
Child care for children ages 1-5 will be provided by professional staff and student education majors. Every staff member has been cleared by a background check. They are excited to welcome your child into a healthy and interactive play and learning area.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Kids Activities
Children ages 6–12 are invited to enjoy many fun and interactive stations with student education and children’s ministry majors. Every staff member has been cleared by a background check. They are excited to welcome your child into a healthy and interactive play and learning area.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Reunion Brunch
Join the Homecoming tradition and catch up with your classmates. All alumni are invited to register with a special encouragement to those celebrating a reunion year. Full brunch will be served.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Class Gatherings
Immediately following the Reunion Brunch, classes will have time and space to reminisce, sharing stories of yesterday and today. Each reunion will have MVNU give-a-ways coupled with many great laughs and memories.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
5K Run/Walk
All 5K runners and walkers and must register online or the day of therace. Pick up your runner’s packets 30 minutes before the race.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Affinity Group Gatherings
Individual interest groups, leadership teams, or departmental groups gather at specified locations throughout the weekend.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Music Department Concert
MVNU student choirs and wind ensembles provide a medley of musical entertainment.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Cougar Basketball
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
MVNU Men's Lacrosse Match
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Poetry Reading and Reception
Alumnus David Sapp ’87 will host a poetry reading at Schnormeier Gallery (downtown) followed by a reception.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019
Pioneer Spirit Reunion
Alumni from the classes of 1970–1975 will gather for time to laugh, cry, and reminisce about their times at and away from MVNU. This group of alumni has been yearning for an event like this to share with each other and enjoy time together.
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019