2017 Homecoming and Family Weekend Schedule

Find a complete list of event descriptions here. 

Thursday, October 5

CES Committee Retreat

(by invitation)

11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK)

Night Alumni Social 

6 - 7 p.m. Upper Marshall Hall, WSC*
Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Night 7 - 8: 30 p.m. Upper Marshall Hall, WSC*

 Friday, October 6

Registration & Hospitality Suite 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Piano Lounge, WSC*
Open Classes for Alumni and Parents All Day Various Campus Locations

Alumni Council Executive Committee Meeting

(by invitation)

8 - 11:45 a.m.

McCormick Room,

Collins Memorial Library

Campus Housing Tours

10 a.m. & 2 p.m. 

Meet at Info Center, WSC*

LIASE Loggers Keep Learning: Professor Peter Wimberger
"Experiencing Different Conservation Models in

Malaysian Borneo, a Biodiversity Hotspot"

10 - 11 a.m.

Rausch Auditorium

(McIntyre 003)

Parent Workshop: 6 Pack of Common Sense

11 a.m. - Noon 

Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Soup with Substance

Presenter: Professor Dexter Gordon 

Puget Sound’s Race and Pedagogy Institute: Themes, Learnings, and Scholarship leading towards the 2018 Race and Pedagogy National Conference.

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Rasmussen Rotunda, WSC*

Alumni Council Lunch & Meeting

(by invitation)

Noon - 4 p.m. Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall

Campus Tours (one hour tours)

1 & 3 p.m. Meet at Info. Center in WSC*

LIASE Loggers Keep Learning: Professor Nick Kontogeorgopoulos
"Living Here Like a Local": The Pursuit of Home and Away Among Short-Term Volunteers in Thailand"

2 - 3 p.m. Rausch Auditorium (McIntyre 003)

Parent Workshop: The Student Journey Continues

2 - 3 p.m. Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Library Archives & Special Collections Open House

Join Puget Sound Archivist Adriana Flores '13 in the newly

renovated Archives & Special Collections on the 2nd floor

of Collins Library.  Have fun browsing and learning about Puget

Sound history and viewing some of our unique collections

including handmade books, medieval manuscripts, and primary source documents.

3 - 4 p.m. Collins Memorial Library

Education Panel and Reception

Join African American Studies, the Race and Pedagogy Institute, Access Programs, and the School of Education for a conversation about how Puget Sound works to connect to  K-12 schools to confront issues of race and inequity in education and to engage the work of transformation in education. Panelists will share reflections engaging the questions: What are our dreams for public education? What processes do we engage in search of our goals? What key challenges are we facing?

 

4:30 - 6 p.m.

Trimble Forum,

Trimble Hall

Volunteer Recognition Reception 

(by invitation for all alumni and parent volunteers)

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.  President's Home

LIASE Southeast Asia Banquet and Culture Fair

5:30 p.m. Chaopraya Ensemble performance

of traditional and contemporary Thai music.

5 - 7 p.m.  Upper Marshall Hall, WSC*

President's Welcome Reception

5:30 - 7 p.m. Event lawn

Athletics Celebration Reception

7 - 8:30 p.m. Tahoma Room, Thomas Hall
 Puget Sound Postmen vs. Alumni Game 7:30 p.m.  Lower Baker Field

Saturday, October 7

Registration & Hospitality Suite  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Piano Lounge, WSC*

Alumni Council Executive Committee Meeting

(by invitation)

8 – 10:30 a.m.

McCormick Room,

Collins Memorial Library

Parents Council New Member Orientation

(by invitation)

8 – 8:45 a.m.

Room 272,

Thomas Hall

Parents Council Breakfast & Meeting

(by invitation)

 9 - 11:30 a.m.

Tahoma Room,

Thomas Hall

Seventh-Annual Logger 5K

8 a.m. Registration

9 a.m. Race Begins

WSC* Plaza

LIASE SE/NW Faculty Meeting

(by invitation)

9 a.m. – Noon Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Don Duncan Swim Meet

9:00 – 11:30 a.m. Wallace Memorial Pool, Athletics & Aquatics Center 

LIASE Batik Workshop

10 a.m. - Noon Kittredge Gallery 

Chalk Talk with Head Football Coach Jeff Thomas

10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Wyatt 109

Sigma Nu Luncheon

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Rasmussen Rotunda, WSC*

Greek Tailgate

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Athletics & Aquatics Center Parking Lot

Green and Gold Era Tailgate

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Athletics & Aquatics Center Parking Lot
 Cherry Trees Groundbreaking Ceremony  11 a.m. – 12 p.m.  WSC* Plaza

Logger Pre-Game BBQ &

Student Alumni Association (SAA) Photo Booth

11:30 a.m. –1:30 p.m. Event Lawn 
Women’s Soccer vs. Willamette Noon  East Field

LIASE Lunch

(by invitation)

Noon Murray Boardroom, WSC*

LIASE Loggers Keep Learning:

Student Research Panel 1

12:30 – 1:45 p.m.  Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Puget Sound Football vs. Lewis & Clark

1 p.m. Baker Stadium 

Class of 1967 Football Team Honored at Halftime

Halftime at Football Game

Baker Stadium

Campus Housing Tour (one hour tour)

2 p.m.

Meet at Info. Center in WSC*

LIASE Loggers Keep Learning:

Student Research Panel 2

2 - 3:45 p.m.

Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Men's Soccer vs. PLU 

2:30 p.m.

AT PLU

LIASE Keynote and Closing Remarks

4 - 6 p.m.

Murray Boardroom, WSC*

Black Student Union (BSU)

50th Anniversary Reception

 4 - 6 p.m.  Rasmussen Rotunda, WSC*

Post-Game Logger Brewery Tasting (Welcoming the Class of 2017 into the Alumni Association)

(all Puget Sound alumni, family, and friends 21 and over are welcome)

4 - 6 p.m. Event Lawn

Puget Sound Volleyball vs. Lewis & Clark

6 p.m. Memorial Fieldhouse 

Friends, Family, Class of 1967 Football Team, and all 1968 - 1998 Athletes Dinner

Head on over after the football game!

Approx. 4 p.m.

Joeseppi's Italian Restaurant

LIASE Dinner

(by invitation)

6 p.m.  

Sunday, October 8

Women’s Soccer vs. Pacific Noon East Field

*WSC = Wheelock Student Center

October 6 - 8 

Diversions Café Hours

Friday 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. - Midnight 

Lillis Café Hours

Friday

7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday 

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Sunday

Closed

Oppenheimer Café Hours

Friday

 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday

 Closed

Sunday

 Closed

Bookstore Hours

Friday

8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday Closed