Binghamton University Homecoming 2011
BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton University Homecoming 2011 will take place Sept. 23-25 on campus. About 800 alumni are expected to return to campus this weekend. The community is welcome to join alumni, students, faculty, and staff for a wide range of activities.
Signature events include:
An opening mixer from 5 - 9 p.m. on Friday at the Anderson Center Reception Room and party
deck, featuring DJ music, food stations, and a cash bar.
The Athletics Hall of Fame dinner and induction ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, in the West Gym Lobby.
The Alumni Association will present its annual special recognition awards in a ceremony at 3 p.m. Saturday in the West Gym Lobby.
Tailgate ’11, planned for 4 - 7 p.m. on Saturday, is the largest event of Homecoming weekend. Held outside the Events Center, the tailgate party will precede the men’s soccer home game against Adelphi University. Game time is 7 p.m.
At 5 p.m., the Athletics department will unveil a Bearcat statue that will be a permanent fixture outside the Events Center.
At 11 a.m. on Sunday, the Kristen Faust Inspirational 5K Run/Walk will begin at the East Gym fields. The event will raise money for an endowed scholarship fund.
To see the full schedule of Homecoming 2011 events, visit homecoming.binghamton.edu.