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Homecoming 2019 Schedule

New This Year!

Kid's Zone and Childcare, Sponsored by NU Center for Civic Engagement
         Friday, 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM and Saturday, 11 AM - 3 PM, outside Plumley Armory
         $10 for 2 hours (advance registration required)

Bicentennial Block Party: Food Trucks, 14th Star Beer Tent and Local Vendors
         Friday and Saturday, 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM outside Plumley Armory

 

Times/ Dates are subject to change. Updated 8/28/2019
(Bicentennial Special Events in Red)

Jump to: Thursday, September 19 | Friday, September 20 | Saturday, September 21 | Sunday, September 22

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

12:00 PM - 5:30 PM ♦ NU Alumni Association Board Meeting ♦ Todd Multipurpose Room, Kreitzberg Library ♦ No Charge

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM ♦ Board of Fellows Executive Committee Meeting ♦ Board of Trustees Room ♦ No Charge

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Board of Fellows Medallion Dinner (by invitation only) ♦ Kreitzberg Arena ♦ No Charge

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM ♦ Senior Class and Alumni Networking Pub Social ♦ Tent on Wise Campus Center Green ♦ $5.00 (No charge for '70 & '20)

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM ♦ Wings Over Norwich: Sophomore Class and Alumni Networking Social ♦ Milano Ballroom ♦ $5.00 (No charge for '72 & '22)
 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ♦ Homecoming Headquarters and Check-In Open ♦ Plumley Armory ♦ No Charge 

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM ♦ Board of Fellows Committee Meetings ♦  Various Locations ♦ No Charge 

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM ♦ NU Alumni Association Board Meeting ♦  Milano Ballroom ♦ No Charge 

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM ♦ Board of Fellows New Fellows Orientation ♦ Board of Trustees Room ♦ No Charge 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ♦ NU Military Writers' Associates Fall Meeting ♦ Todd Multipurpose Room, Kreitzberg Library ♦ No Charge 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ♦ Campus Tour ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ♦ Sabol Golf Tournament ♦ Country Club of Vermont (Waterbury, VT) ♦ $150.00 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Volunteer Boards Luncheon (by invitation only) ♦ Tent on the Wise Campus Center Green ♦ No Charge 

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ♦ Class of 1957 Luncheon (by invitation only) ♦ Board of Trustees Room ♦ $20.00 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ♦ Friends of the Kreitzberg Library Annual Meeting ♦ Todd Multipurpose Room, Kreitzberg Library ♦ No Charge 

1:30 Pm - 1:45 PM ♦ Turner Memorial Bench Dedication ♦ Kreitzberg Library Front Courtyard ♦  No Charge

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ♦ Campus Tour ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ♦ Sullivan Museum Associates Annual Meeting ♦ Sullivan Museum Conference Room ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM ♦ Partridge Society Annual Board Meeting ♦ Ainsworth Hall, Room 202 ♦ No Charge 

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM ♦ 200 Years - 200 Objects Exhibit Gallery Talk  ♦ Sullivan Museum ♦ No Charge 

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM ♦ Bicentennial Stairs Ribbon Cutting Ceremony ♦ Behind Goodyear Hall ♦ No Charge

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM ♦ Board of Fellows First Read Program ♦ CoPS Plumley Armory, CoLA Mack 225, CoSM Cabot 085 ♦ No Charge 

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Bicentennial Stairs Honorees' Reception & Dinner ♦ Kreitzberg Arena ♦ $40.00 (Free for honoree + 1)

6:00 PM ♦ Class of 1969 Welcome Party ♦ Fayston, VT (Near Sugarbush) ♦ No Charge 

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM ♦ Class of 1964 Welcome Party ♦ Montpelier American Legion ♦ No Charge 

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Drill Team Alumni Dinner ♦ Faculty/Staff Dining Room, Wise Campus Center ♦ $12.00 

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM ♦ Scrum Alums Dinner ♦ Milano Ballroom ♦ $65.00 

7:00 PM - 11:00 PM ♦ All-Class Welcome Party and Karaoke ♦ Sugarbush Resort ♦ $20.00
 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM ♦ "Unto The Hills" 5k Cemetery Run ♦ Tent Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ No Charge 

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM ♦ Homecoming Headquarters and Check-In Open ♦ Plumley Armory ♦ No Charge 

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM ♦ Class of 1969 Golf Outing  ♦ Sugarbush Golf Club ♦ $45.00 

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ♦ Board of Fellows All-Hands Meeting ♦ Milano Ballroom ♦ No Charge 

9:00 AM - 1:30 PM ♦ Alumni Motorcycle Ride ♦ Assemble at South Entrance of Campus ♦ No Charge 

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM ♦ Honoring Fallen Heroes ♦ White Chapel ♦ No Charge 

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Alumni Dog River Run and BBQ ♦ Tent Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ $40 - Run w/ BBQ, $25 - BBQ Only ♦ ♦ The BBQ at the end of the Alumni Dog River Run is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦  

10:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM ♦ NU Cemetery Tours ♦ Depart and return to Plumley Armory via bus ♦ No Charge 

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM ♦ Class of 1964 Dedication of 4th Floor Study Space ♦  Mack Hall Lobby ♦ No Charge 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ♦ Campus Tour ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ NUAA Board of Directors Reunion and BBQ ♦ Tent Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ $25 (No charge if registered for ADRR) ♦ ♦ The BBQ is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM ♦ Department of History and Political Science Open House ♦ Ainsworth 202

11:30 AM - 7:00 PM ♦ Bicentennial Block Party: Food Trucks, 14th Star Beer Tent & Live Entertainment ♦ Outside Plumley Armory ♦ Pay as you go 

1:00 PM ♦ Alumni Softball Game ♦ Softball Field ♦ $20.00 suggested donation at event 

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ♦ Prof. Frank Vanecek's Computer Class Reunion ♦ Mack Hall Auditorium ♦ No Charge 

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ♦ Architecture Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony ♦ Chaplin Hall Atrium ♦ No Charge 

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM ♦ Class Ring Pedestal Unveiling ♦ Outside Harmon Hall ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM - 9:00 PM ♦ Kid's Zone and Childcare ♦ Tent Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ $10 for 2 hours

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ♦ Campus Tour ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM ♦ Dedication of 3rd Floor Lobby in Honor of Prof. Frank Vanecek ♦  Mack Hall Auditorium ♦ No Charge 

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM ♦ Harmon Wall Ceremony ♦ White Chapel ♦ No Charge 

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM ♦ Harmon Wall Rededication Ceremony ♦ Harmon Wall ♦ No Charge 

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM ♦ Class of 1969 Plaza Dedication ♦ Between Mack Hall and North Hall ♦ No Charge 

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM ♦ Corps of Cadets Review with Retreat ♦ Upper Parade Ground ♦ No Charge 

5:15 PM - 5:45 PM  ♦  NU Pipe Band Reunion Performance  ♦ Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ No Charge 

5:15 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Celebrate 200: Homecoming Bicentennial Gala ♦ Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ $50.00 

5:15 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Celebrate 200: All-Class Social with Buffet ♦ Kreitzberg Arena ♦ $25.00 
 ♦ The All-Class Social with Buffet is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦

6:30 PM  ♦  NU Men's Soccer vs. Emmanuel ♦ Sabine Field ♦ No Charge 

9:00 PM ♦ Knock-Your-Socks Off Fireworks Spectacular ♦ Best Viewed From Shapiro Fieldhouse & Haynes Family Stadium ♦ No Charge
 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM ♦ Homecoming Headquarters and Check-In Open ♦ Plumley Armory ♦ No Charge 

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM ♦ Alumni Parade ♦ Sabine Field (Line-up at 9:00 AM) ♦ No Charge 

10:30 AM ♦ Alumni Men's & Women's Soccer ♦ Howard Field ♦ No Charge 

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM ♦ Kid's Zone and Childcare ♦ Tent Outside Shapiro Fieldhouse ♦ $10 for 2 hours 

11:00 AM ♦ NU Women's Rugby vs. University of New England ♦ Rugby Pitch ♦ No Charge 

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ♦ Campus Tour ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge 

11:30 AM ♦ Alumni Women's Lacrosse ♦ Howard Field ♦ No Charge 

11:30 AM - 7:00 PM ♦ Bicentennial Block Party: Food Trucks, 14th Star Beer Tent & Live Entertainment ♦ Outside Plumley Armory ♦ Pay as you go 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Partridge Society & Old Guard Luncheon ♦ Kreitzberg Arena ♦ Varies
 ♦ Partridge Society & Old Guard Luncheon is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Paine Mountain Hike and Mountain Bike Tour ♦ Shaw Outdoor Center ♦ No Charge 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Pre-Game BBQ ♦ Tent on Wise Campus Center Green ♦ $20.00
♦ ♦ The Pre-Game BBQ is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦ 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ♦ Skull & Swords Lunch ♦ Milano Ballroom ♦ By Invitation Only, No Charge 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ♦ Christian Fellowship Students & Alumni Lunch ♦ Faculty & Staff Dining, Wise Campus Center ♦ $11.00 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ♦ Class of 1974 Lunch ♦ Garrison House ♦ $27.00 

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ♦ American Legion Post #1819 (Norwich Chapter) Annual Meeting ♦ Roberts Hall ♦ No Charge 

12:00 PM ♦ NU Volleyball vs. University of St. Joseph ♦ Andrews Gym ♦ No Charge 

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM ♦ Alumni Women's Rugby ♦ Rugby Pitch ♦ No Charge 

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ♦ Alumni Men's Rugby ♦ Rugby Pitch ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM ♦ NU Football vs. Coast Guard Academy ♦ Sabine Field ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM ♦ Football Watch Party ♦ Tent on the Wise Campus Center Green ♦ No Charge 

2:00 PM ♦ NU Men's Rugby vs. Providence ♦ Rugby Pitch ♦ No Charge

2:30 PM ♦ Alumni Volleyball Game ♦ Andrews Gym ♦ No Charge

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM ♦ Lake Champlain Dinner Cruise on the Spirit of Ethan Allen  ♦  Burlington VT ♦ $50.00 Adults, $25.00 Children
♦ ♦ The Dinner Cruise is SOLD OUT ♦ ♦

6:00 PM ♦ NU Women's Soccer vs. Emmanuel ♦ Sabine Field ♦ No Charge 

8:30 PM ♦ Alumni Men's Lacrosse ♦ Sabine Field ♦ No Charge 

Evening  ♦  Reunion Class Banquets, Multiple Locations ♦ Varies

7:00 PM ♦ Old Guard ♦ Capitol Plaza ♦ Varies ♦ ♦ Class of 1964 Banquet is SOLD OUT  ♦ ♦

7:00 PM ♦ Class of 1966 and 1967 Bicentennial Celebration Dinner ♦ Stoweflake Resort, Stowe ♦ $85.00 

9:00 PM ♦ All-Class After Party and Fireworks ♦ Sugarbush Resort ♦ Pay as you go 
  

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2019

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  ♦  Regimental Band Alumni Brunch ♦ Milano Ballroom ♦ $25.00

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM  ♦  Athletic Hall of Fame Brunch and Induction Ceremony ♦ Plumley Armory ♦ $30.00 (Free for honoree + 1)

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM  ♦  Physical Sciences Picnic ♦ Tent on WCC Green ♦ No Charge


Sponsors for Homecoming 2019:

Cabot Centennial - 100 years a century of commitment since 1919
First Command

Larry and Nanine Costa '80 - Commemorative Coin Sponsor