Friday, November 6 - Sunday, November 8
**Schedule is subject to change. Please check back periodically for updates**
Friday, November 6
VIP Banquet Reception
5:30 p.m., Rotunda, Center for Healing Arts
Reunion volunteers can celebrate the start of Homecoming weekend with a reception prior to the Homecoming Banquet.
6:30 p.m., Seibert Hall Gymnasium
Join alumni, friends, and staff as Samford celebrates the long-standing tradition of the Candlelight Dinner and honors the 2015 Alumni of the Year and Outstanding Young Alumnus. Reunion classes and groups will also be recognized.
Saturday, November 7
The Beat Goes On: How the 1960's Changed Music, Fashion, Politics and Everything Else
9:00 a.m., Divinity North 302
Mark Baggett (English) and Delane Tew (History) have developed a new interdisciplinary course on the 1960's. They will be discussing how the decade that gave us the Beatles, Twiggy, Andy Warhol, Woodstock and Tiny Tim set in motion a revolution that is still with us today. Music and video clips from the decade will bring back memories for some and introduce a new generation to the sights and sounds of the 60's.
McWhorter School of Pharmacy Continuing Education Session
9:00 - 11:00 a.m., Ingalls Hall
Student Organization Display Boards
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Ben Brown Plaza
All weekend long, student organizations will display their
homecoming boards on Ben Brown Plaza. This is a new Samford tradition in
place of the Homecoming Parade. Make sure to stop by and see your
New Brock School of Business Building Open House
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m., Centennial Walk
Join the A Cappella Choir and celebrate its rich history as they perform.
Grand Opening of the New Art Lofts Building
11:00 a.m., Quad
The Official Letterman's Club of Samford Athletics invites all former student-athletes and their families to attend an annual tailgate on the Quad.
Journalism and Mass Communication Department Wall of Fame Ceremony
11:15 a.m., Location: TBD
Tailgate and Reunions
11:30 a.m., Quad
Enjoy the family-friendly environment and tailgate with all your Samford friends.
11:45 a.m., Centennial Walk
Help cheer on the football team as they march to Cooney Field House to prepare for the big game!
Class of 1965 50th Anniversary Luncheon
12:00 p.m., Wright Center Concert Hall Lobby
Samford vs. Clark Atlanta Football Game
2:00 p.m., Seibert Stadium
Pregame festivities will begin at 1:30 p.m. Children age 12 and under are free, courtesy of Alabama Power.
After the game:
Class of 2005 Reunion Party
6:00 p.m., Cocina Superior
Class of 1990 Reunion Party
7:00 p.m., Location to be determined
Sunday, November 8
Campus Prayer Walk
9:00 a.m., Begins on Centennial Walk
Pray for the university, its students and alumni by utilizing the prayer guide.
Golden Bulldog Brunch
11:00 a.m., Location to be determined
Celebrate 50+ years of being an alumnus of Samford University at the Golden Bulldog Brunch. Details to be announced.