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Homecoming 2015

Homecoming May 15-17

Join us as we celebrate nearly 100 years of exceptional education, long-term collegiate friendships, and what it means to be a Bulldog. Homecoming weekend will feature plenty of memories, as well as glimpses of the future.

Please register by May 4, 2015.

Friday, May 15

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Friends of the Library and Archives Book Sale and Silent Auction
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.Alumni Art Show Reception, featuring alumnus James Douglas Draper ‘69
9:00 a.m. – noonStudent Tours of Campus and FIRST Robotics Community Center
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Faculty and Alumni Classes

Dollar Store Surgery, Dr. Pat Atkinson ’91, Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Building Your Estate Plan, Attorney Sherri C. Frame, J.D., LL.M in Elder Law

Why Light and Photonics Matters, Dr. Corneliu Rablau, Associate Professor of Physics  

Dr. Pat Atkinson ’91Dr. Corneliu Rablau

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.Lunch at Einstein Bros Bagels or Kettering Cafeteria
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Tour the Recreation Center in celebration of its 20th anniversary.
Visit the Physics Laboratories and celebrate the 20 years since the Applied Physics Program began accepting students.

5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.Distinguished Faculty and Alumni Honor Wall Unveiling and Reception
6:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Bus Tour and Pub Crawl, Downtown Flint


Saturday, May 16

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Friends of the Library and Archives Book Sale
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Breakfast with the Faculty and Poster Session

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Homecoming Car Show and Family Activities

  • Fun activities for your entire family: SuperQuest contest, robotics demo, face painting, lunch at BJ's Lounge, and much more.
  • Kettering Homecoming Car Show is open to students, alumni, and the community. Honorary Judge Reg Bell and his "favorite student" committee will select their favorite vehicle. Register your vehicle and view other prize categories.
  • Food, beer and soft-drinks will be available for purchase in BJ’s Lounge.

Homecoming Car Show and Family Activities

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

All Alumni & Class Reunion Years Reception and Dinner

Join President McMahan and First Lady Karen McMahan, and dine with fellow alumni, faculty and staff. Reunion years include: 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010. Alumni from all class years are invited to attend.

All Alumni & Class Reunion Years Reception and Dinner

8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Alumni Afterglow

Join fellow alumni, faculty and staff in the International Room for drinks, dancing and catching up. Live music performed by The Groove Party.


Sunday, May 17

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.Golden Circle Brunch at the President’s Residence

View the full invitation.

Questions?  Email the Office of Alumni Engagement or call at (810) 762-9883.