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2022 Homecoming Events and Schedule

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2022 Homecoming Events and Schedule 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. – Lunch at Mouse Creek Golf Course for Golfers ($30)

2 p.m. – Tee Time for Golf Outing

Mouse Creek Golf Course - 1118 Congress Pkwy N Athens, TN

Cost includes lunch, fees, and cart for 9 holes of golf.

 

5 p.m. – Golden Anniversary Induction & Recognition Ceremony ($20)

Johnson Event Center - Colloms Campus Center

Join us for dinner and fellowship as we celebrate the accomplishments of your friends and classmates from the 1962 and 1972 classes. The event is open to anyone who wishes to attend.

 

7 p.m. – Lip Sync

Townsend Auditorium

Students will take the stage for an entertaining show complete with music, choreography, and creative costumes.

 

Calling all alumni! Interested in getting your lip sync on? Register a team of your own and show the students how it’s done. Your team will perform during the judging deliberation of the student groups. Crowd involvement will determine bragging rights! Email alumni@tnwesleyan.edu.

 

8 p.m. – Greek Reunion ($10)

Colloms Campus Center Main Floor/Burkett’s

Calling all Greeks! Join Us After the Lip Sync for a fun reunion with all your fellow Greeks, classmates, friends, and roommates. Your ticket to the event includes a beverage of your choice and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

 

8 p.m. – Young Alumni Gathering

Mexi-Wing - Downton - 112 N White Street, Athens, TN

Fall-ow me to Mexi-Wing for appetizers and drinks after Lip Sync. Appetizers provided/Cash Bar

 


 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8

9 a.m. – Homecoming Registration

The Quad

 

9:15 - 10:30 a.m. – Brunch ($10)

Colloms Campus Center

Meet with your friends, classmates, roommates, teammates, for reminiscing. Meet with your fellow Greeks, choir alumni, sports teammates, SGA presidents, coaches, and meet our new TWU President, Dr. Tyler Forrest.

 

9:15 - 10:30 a.m. – Black Alumni Network Meet & Greet

Mosher Success Center - Colloms Campus Center

Connect with fellow Black alumni, while meeting and mingling with current students who are in the Black Student Union.

 

9:15 - 10:30 a.m. – Campus Tour

Colloms Campus Center

Take a stroll around campus to see changes since you last visited.

 

10:15 a.m. – Alumni & Student Choir Rehearsal

Townsend Hall Auditorium

All former members of the TWU Choir and Chorale are invited to rehearse with the 2022 choir members.

 

11 a.m. – Alumni and Student Choir Concert

Townsend Hall Auditorium

Experience the talent of Tennessee Wesleyan’s alumni and current choir members, chorale and concert band.

 

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. – FALL-OW ME HOME Picnic, Cheer Performance, Pumpkin Painting or Carving ($10)

Colloms Campus Center Lawn

Bring your family and join fellow alumni, current students, faculty and staff. Enjoy a meal, fellowship, and entertainment.

 

12:30 p.m. – Men’s Soccer Game TWU vs. Truett McConnell University

Soccer Field

Go cheer on the TWU Bulldogs at the Soccer Field!

 

1 p.m. – Women’s Lacrosse Alumni Game

Bicentennial Park

Go watch the Lacrosse Alumni have some fun! Bulldog spirit required!

 

1 - 3 p.m. – Vanessa Hardaway, ‘00 Book Signing

White Street Market - 216 N White St, Athens, TN

 

2 p.m. – Sam & Stella Roberts Classroom Dedication

Sherman Hall

Join the campus community in recognizing the impact of Sam and Stella Roberts on campus and the community.

 

2 p.m. – Campus Tour

Colloms Campus Center

Take a stroll around campus to see changes since you last visited.

 

2:30 p.m. – Women’s Soccer Game TWU vs. Truett McConnell University

Soccer Field

Go cheer on the TWU Lady Bulldogs at the Soccer Field!

 

2:30 p.m. – Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game

Bicentennial Park

Go watch the Lacrosse Alumni have some fun! Bulldog spirit required!

 

5 p.m. – Alumni Basketball Game

James L. Robb Gymnasium

Cheer on your Buldog alumni as they embark on a friendly competition for bragging rights. Bulldog spirit required!

 

5 p.m. – Alumni Awards Dinner ($20)

Johnson Event Center - Colloms Campus Center

Join us to celebrate the 2022 honorees of the J. Neal Ensminger Distinguished Alumnus, Robbie Ensminger Friend of Wesleyan, and Outstanding Young Alumnus awards presented by the Alumni Association.

 

7 - 11 p.m. – Black Affinity Network Social

The Arts Center - 320 N White Street, Athens, TN 37303

Come out for an evening of dancing, reminiscing, and fun sponsored by the Black Affinity Network! There will be drinks and finger foods. All are welcome!

 

7 p.m. – Bulldog Blast Social ($10)

Colloms Campus Center/Burkett’s

Calling all groups (Greeks, coaches/athletes, choir, SGA Presidents, etc.) Catch up with alumni old and new and we dance, play SING-O, and share in a tailgating experience.

 


 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9

11 a.m. – TWU Day at Keith Memorial UMC

600 W Madison Avenue, Athens, TN

Wrap up the weekend with a special worship service with Preisdent Tyler Forrest, Ph.D.