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Thursday, October 8

 

4 - 6 pm

Reception for Dr. Bruce Howard ’74
2015 Alumnus of the Year for Distinguished Service to Alma Mater
Coray Alumni Gymnasium, Beamer Center

 

Friday, October 9

 

9:30 am - 5 pm

Alumni Welcome Center
Ticket Pick-up & Reunion Information
Fireside Room, Beamer Center

10:30 am

Homecoming Chapel
Speaker: Doug Goebel ’90
Edman Memorial Chapel

11 am - 2 pm

Wheaton College Archives and Special Collections Open House
3rd Floor, Billy Graham Center
Interact with Wheaton's history in a whole new way! Visit Archives & Special Collections to get an up-close look at Wheaton artifacts, like pieces of the original Senior Bench, Blanchard family heirlooms, and other archived treasures.

1 - 3 pm

Annual Student Poster Session
Summer Science Research
1st Floor, Meyer Science Center

2:30 - 4:30 pm

Office of Multicultural Development Open House
Office Suite 072, Lower Beamer Center

3 - 6 pm

Department Open Houses
Reconnect with Wheaton faculty and find out what’s new and different about students and academic life today. See schedule for participating departments.

3:30 - 4:30 pm

HoneyRock Vanguard Gap Year Information Session
Room 139, Blanchard Hall
Come find out more about HoneyRock's Vanguard Gap Year option.

3:30 - 5 pm

Men's Glee Club Old Man Tea Time
Room 136, McAlister Hall

4 - 6 pm

Self-Guided Residence Hall Tours
Fischer & Smith-Traber Residence Halls
See how these residence halls have changed.

4:30 pm

Women’s Soccer vs. Millikin University*
Joe Bean Stadium

4:30 pm

Football Chapel for Current and Former Players
Barrows Auditorium, Billy Graham Center

5 pm

Women's Volleyball vs. Aurora University*
King Arena, Sports & Recreation Complex

6:30 pm

Women's Volleyball Open House
Locker Room Hallway, Sports & Recreation Complex
Join volleyball alumnae immediately following the game in the hallway just north of King Arena. This hallway is accessible through the All American Hall.

7 pm

Men’s Soccer vs. Millikin University*
Joe Bean Stadium

7:30 - 10 pm

Alumni Coffee House
Meyer Science Center
Catch up with your friends in the new Meyer Science Center while enjoying the live bluegrass band, hot drinks, and an assortment of desserts. Everyone is invited!
$8/adult, $4/child age 5-12, free/child age 0-4

 

Saturday, October 10

 

8 am

Wheaton Associates Breakfast
(By Invitation)

8 - 10 am

Department Open Houses
Reconnect with Wheaton faculty and find out what’s new and different about students and academic life today. See schedule for participating departments.

8 - 10 am

Women's PE Majors' Coffee Hour
Upstairs Lobby, Eckert Hall, Sports & Recreation Complex

9 am

Alumni vs. Students Baseball Game
Lee Pfund Stadium
1N150 Gary Avenue, Carol Stream
(Pregame begins at 8 am)

9 am

Alumni vs. Students Softball Game
Ruth Leedy Field

9 am

Alumni vs. Students Swim Meet
Chrouser Pool, Sports & Recreation Complex

9 am - 12 pm

Alumni Welcome Center
Ticket Pick-up & Reunion Information
Fireside Room, Beamer Center

10 - 11 am

Homecoming Town Hall with President Philip G. Ryken ’88
Special Guest: Student Body President Josh Fort ’16
Room 145, Meyer Science Center
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from President Philip G. Ryken ’88 and student body president, Josh Fort ’16. During this informative session, you’ll have an opportunity to hear a State of the College update from President Ryken, learn about student life today, and take part in an informal Q & A.

11 am - 1 pm

Homecoming BBQ & Thundertown
Hendrickson Gymnasium, Sports & Recreation Complex
You’ll be seated by class, so come hang out before the football game. There's a fun activity area for kids, and lots of blue and orange!
$12/adult, $6/child age 5-12, free/child age 0-4

1 pm

Football vs. Augustana College*
McCully Stadium

2 & 2:30 pm

Campus Tours
Ticket & Information office, Student Services Building

4 pm

Athletics Hall of Honor Reception
King Arena Lobby, Sports & Recreation Complex

4 - 6 pm

Self-Guided Residence Hall Tours
Fischer & Smith-Traber Residence Halls
See how these residence halls have changed.

5 pm

Reunion Class Events
Various Locations

7:30 pm

Homecoming Concert: Wheaton College Men's Glee Club and Women's Chorale*
Edman Memorial Chapel


*Tickets available for purchase at the door, based on current information.

**Times and locations subject to change. Check back for updated information or call 630.752.5047 with questions.

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