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Homecoming 2013, October 23-27

10/8/2013
 
Ottawa University will host its annual Homecoming festivities October 23 – 27 at The College, 1001 S. Cedar Street, Ottawa. This year’s Homecoming Celebration has been themed “Among the Stars” and will include the Braves Athletic Hall of Fame (BAHOF) induction, an alumni awards banquet, the Angell Snyder Business Symposium, and a host of other events. For a full schedule of events open to the public, visit the Homecoming website.


Wednesday, October 23

  • 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  Women’s Soccer game: OU vs. Southwestern. Peoples Bank Field
  • 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Volleyball game: OU vs. Tabor. Wilson Field House
  • 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Men’s Soccer game: OU vs. Southwestern. Peoples Bank Field

Thursday, October 24

  • 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Angell Snyder School of Business Symposium. Fredrikson Chapel. RSVP requested. This year’s theme is The Significance of Servant Leadership; no fee.
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Business Symposium Luncheon. Dining Commons. Presentation of the Owen Institute Leadership Award to Jerry Haney of All India Mission. RSVP required by October 17. Limited seating; Symposium guests only.
  • 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Braves Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. Dining Commons. RSVP required by October 11. Limited seating. Recognition of student BAHOF scholars and 2013 BAHOF inductees: Arabie Conner, Clint Guth ’95, Michael Hull ’00, Randy Mijares ’84, Steffen Smith ’88, Bob Winn ’73. $22 per person.

Friday, October 25

  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Celebration Luncheon. Union Upstairs. RSVP required by October 11; limited seating. Donor appreciation luncheon for Heritage Roll of Honor, Dome Society, Trustees, Alumni Golden Club, and 50 Year Class Members; no fee.
  • 1:00 p.m.   Campus Tours. Meet in the Union Lobby.
  • 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.  Alumni Reception. Snack Bar. Mixer for all alumni and friends; meet the OUAA Board of Directors.
  • 5:00 p.m.   Bo Boucek Invitational Cross Country Meet – Men & Women. Pomona Lake.
  • 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Alumni Awards Dinner. Dining Commons. All-alumni dinner to honor 2013 award recipients: Robert Tiller ’62; Mary Alice Edwards Geise ’54; Glenda Melson Schmidt; John Goodwin ’63; Nick Scott ’05. RSVP required by October 11; limited seating; $22/person.
  • 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  Women’s Basketball Alumni Scrimmage. Wilson Field House.
  • 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.  Men’s Basketball Alumni Scrimmage. Wilson Field House
  • 9:00 - 9:30 p.m.  Pep Rally & Bonfire. 11th & Mulberry.

Saturday, October 26

  • 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.  Tennis Alumni Scrimmage. Forest Park.
  • 9:30 a.m.   Campus Tours. Meet in the Mowbray Union Lobby.
  • 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.  Great Adawe Otter Race ticket sales. Skunk Run Park Gazebo, City Park.
  • 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.  Great Adawe Otter Race. City Park; Skunk Run downtown. Don’t miss the exciting first-ever Otter Race benefitting the Adawe LifePlan Center! Purchase support for specific otters to win 42” flat screen TV, Wii system, or Bella Cucina dinner for two!
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Family Fun Zone. Mabee Center. Kids of all ages can play; no fee.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Baseball Alumni Scrimmage. Alumni Field.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Softball Alumni Scrimmage. Alumni Field.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Tailgate Luncheon. Mabee Center. OU community event; plenty of seating;     $6.50 at the door.
  • 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Class of 1988 Tailgate. 11th & Mulberry. RSVP requested; meal provided and    donations accepted.
  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Volleyball Game: OU vs. Southwestern. Wilson Field House
  • 1:00 - 1:30 p.m.  Pre-football Game. Peoples Bank Field.
  • 1:00 p.m.   Special recognition to 1978 Football Team and 2003 KCAC Championship Football Team.
  • 1:30 p.m.   Kickoff: OU vs. Southwestern. Peoples Bank Field. Tickets available near north and south end zones. Chairbacks: 1 week advance sales from Kathy @ 785-248-2601. First Quarter Break Class of 1963 50 year class gift presentation. Football Halftime Homecoming Coronation.
  • Following Game  All-Alumni Post-Game Mixer with 1978 and 2003 Football Teams. Great Life Golf. 1001 E Logan St Ottawa, KS 66067.
  • 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  Women’s Soccer Game: OU vs. Kansas Wesleyan. Peoples Bank Field.
  • 6:00 p.m.  Reunion Class Dinners & Socials. RSVP required by October 11.

Sunday, October 27

  • 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.  OU Sunday - OU Music. Ottawa First Baptist Church.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. OU Sunday - OU Choir. Ottawa First Baptist Church.
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.  OU Brunch. Cafeteria. RSVP requested. $6.40 each. Pay on site.
  • 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Fall Musical Concert. Chapel.