Special

List of Big Homecoming Events

THURSDAY

Homecoming Registration
Kirr and Wean Commons and Merson Courtyard, University Center
3–9 p.m.

Diwali-Eid: Festivals of Light
Merson Courtyard, University Center
7–9 p.m.

Welcome Home Reception
Danforth Lounge, University Center
6–8 p.m.

A Little Night Music
Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts
8 p.m.

After Miss Julie
Philip Chosky Theatre, Purnell Center for the Arts
8 p.m.

Special Alumni Preview: CMU.edu. Preview the new website
Kirr Commons, University Center
9:30 a.m.
FRIDAY

The Tartan Centennial Anniversary Reception
Danforth Lounge, University Center
4:30–6 p.m.

Platinum and Golden Alumni Brunch Celebration for the classes of 1931, 1936, 1941, 1946, 1951, and 1956.
Rangos Ballroom, University Center
10 a.m.–noon

Look Who’s Here!
Schatz Dining Room, University Center
9:30–11:30 p.m.

After Miss Julie
Philip Chosky Theatre, Purnell Center for the Arts
4 p.m.

Love Letters Pre-reception
Purnell Center Lobby, Purnell Center for the Arts
5–6:30 p.m.

Love Letters
Philip Chosky Theater, Purnell Center for the Arts
6–9 p.m.

Posner Center Tour
Posner Center Patio, Posner Center
1 p.m., 3 p.m.

Class of 1971 “Everything New Since You Were Here” Campus Tour
Warner Hall Patio, Warner Hall
2–3 p.m.

“Educating the Changemakers”
West Conference Room, Warner Hall
2–3 p.m.

“What’s New at the Tepper School” Tour Tepper School, Tepper School Lobby
4:30 p.m.

Maggie Murph Café Dedication & Margaret Morrison Tea Celebrate the centennial of Margaret Morrison Carnegie College.
Maggie Murph Café, Hunt Library
3:30–4:30 p.m.

Heinz School Reunion Registration Hamburg Hall Foyer, Hamburg Hall
11 a.m.–6 p.m.

SATURDAY

Bagels & Shmear
Danforth Lounge, University Center
2:30 p.m.

The Tartan Open House
Stop by The Tartan newspaper office and meet the staff while seeing how the paper has evolved.
Room 314, University Center
10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Third Annual Homecoming Chili Cook-Off
Courtyard outside East Entrance, University Center
noon

President’s Address
All alumni and guests are invited to hear President Jared L. Cohon’s annual State of the University address.
McConomy Auditorium, University Center
noon–2 p.m.

Scotch ’n’ Soda Performance: The Book of Liz
McConomy Auditorium, University Center
2 p.m., 8 p.m.

Scotch ’n’ Soda Reception
Presentation of the Buzz Blair Award.
McConomy Auditorium, University Center
4–6 p.m.

Tartan Centennial Panel Discussion with current editors of The Tartan, as well as alumni.
Dowd Room, University Center
2–3:30 p.m.

Rick Sebak: Why I Do What I Do? WQED’s Rick Sebak has produced documentaries for PBS and other networks. Connan Room, University Center
2–3:30 p.m.

Create Your Own Newspaper
The Center for Arts in Society will lead children in the creation of a newspaper. Computer Cluster, Room 318, College of Fine Arts
9:30–10:30 a.m.

A Little Night Music
Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts
2:30 p.m, 8 p.m.

Career Exploration for Children:
How Do I Choose?

East Conference Room, Warner Hall
2–3 p.m.
Utopias of the Future: Universal Digital Library Projects
Hunt Library
3 p.m.

Buggy Freerolls
Tech and Frew streets and Schenley Drive, Schenley Park
6–9 a.m.

Careers: Past, Present, and Future
The class of 1966 will discuss their career paths, changes, experiences. H&SS Auditorium, Baker Hall
9–9:45 a.m.

What’s Happened in Buggy Since I Graduated
History of Buggy as told by Tom Wood, class of 1974.
H&SS Auditorium, Baker Hall
9:45–10:45 a.m.

Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Bagpipes!
Room A53, Baker Hall
3–4 p.m.