Schedule

Homecoming Schedule
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.

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 favorite!

New Brock School of Business Building Open House
9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Quad Sing
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.

S-Club Tailgate
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. 

Bulldog Walk
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.