2014 Homecoming Schedule

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Thursday, September 25


6:00 p.m.
Alumni and Student Networking Dinner
Ross-Ade Pavilion (Ross-Ade Stadium)
Enjoy the opportunity to meet, greet, mingle, and network with current students from the largest student group on campus, PASE (Purdue Alumni Student Experience), the student membership of your Purdue Alumni Association. Be a part of this unique experience and help our future alumni learn, practice, and enhance their networking skills during a structured social hour and catered dinner in Ross-Ade Pavilion overlooking beautiful Ross-Ade Stadium.




Friday, September 26


8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — 
Information Table and 50-year Medallion pick-up  
Room 118 (Purdue Memorial Union)

10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. — Campus Bus Loops
Dauch Alumni Center
Hop on a bus from the Dauch Alumni Center or the Purdue Memorial Union and enjoy a tour of campus with optional stops at Mackey Arena, Co-Rec, First Street Towers! The buses will be running every 20–30 minutes.

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11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. — School/College Activities (times vary)
Several of our schools and colleges will be hosting alumni events during this time. Indicate your interest at the time of registration and you will be contacted by your respective school/college with details of any planned activities. The schools/colleges that will be hosting activities are Agriculture, Engineering, Health & Human Sciences, and Liberal Arts. View more information here.

2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. — Class of 1964 Ice Cream Social
Pappy's Sweet Shop (Purdue Memorial Union)
Gather with your fellow reunion classmates for an ice cream social in the Purdue Memorial Union. Reminisce about your days at Purdue while enjoying a sweet treat.

3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. — Purdue in 60 Minutes
Fowler Hall (Stewart Center)
Hear five presentations from the best and brightest on campus. Presentations will highlight the campus master plan, the Reamer Club, University Residences, the Rube Goldberg team, and Angie Klink's (LA'81) new book, The Dean's Bible: Five Purdue Women and Their Quest for Equality.

5:30 p.m. — Celebration Dinner Social
North and South Ballrooms (Purdue Memorial Union)
Doors to the union ballrooms will open so you may socialize and enjoy hors d'oeuvres and a drink prior to the dinner. You may also pick up your 50-year Medallion at that time.

6:00 p.m. — Celebration Dinner
North and South Ballrooms (Purdue Memorial Union)
Come and celebrate all that makes Purdue great. We’ll recognize our 50th reunion class along with club leaders and student scholarship winners. Recognition of alumni award winners will also be given. Entertainment will be led by the Purdue Varsity Glee Club.


7:45 p.m. — Homecoming Parade
State Street (in front of Purdue Memorial Union)
Help kick-off Homecoming by attending the Homecoming Parade. See floats from various student organizations and enjoy the Purdue All-American Marching Band. Route begins at the corner of State and Pierce streets and ends at Mackey Arena.


Saturday, September 27

9:00 a.m. - kickoff — Homecoming Celebration 
Stadium Mall
Meet up with old friends and visit the Purdue tents for goodies and information. Children’s activities are also available. Many activities will take place on the stage. Visit www.purdue.edu/homecoming for a full listing.


Noon - Purdue vs. Iowa
Ross-Ade Stadium
Cheer on the Boilermakers as they take on Iowa for the 2014 Homecoming game. Visit www.purduesports.com for information. Click here to purchase tickets in the Purdue Alumni block. The promotional code is ALUMNI.