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Homecoming

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Don't miss the fun-filled activities everyone, from members of the 50-Year Club to the youngest future Choctaws.

6:30 p.m.

50-Year Club Reunion

Gore Galleries

RSVP required. $15

9:00 p.m.

Student Follies

Swor Auditorium

Tickets required
mc.edu/follies

10:00 a.m.

Department of Communication Distinguished Alumni Reception

Baptist Healthplex Multi-Purpose Room

10:30 a.m.

Golden Anniversary Brunch (Class of 1969)

Anderson Hall, 2nd Floor, B.C. Rogers Student Center

RSVP required. $15

11:00 a.m.

Class of 1968 Luncheon

Board Meeting Room, 2nd Floor, B.C. Rogers Student Center

RSVP required. $15

11:00 a.m.

Homecoming Golf Tournament

Patrick Farms, 300 Clubhouse Drive, Jackson, MS 39208

Four-man scramble with a shotgun start at noon. Registration fee includes green fees, cart rental, range balls, and lunch at this 200-acre course just over 20 miles from campus off I-20 East in Jackson. Lunch available at 11:00 a.m. Open to alumni, students, and guests. Top three teams win prizes. For questions, contact Chad Phillips at 601.925.3317 or cphillip@mc.edu
RSVP required. $60

12:15 p.m.

Class of 1969-Group Photograph

Anderson Hall, 2nd Floor, B.C. Rogers Student Center

12:45 p.m.

Class of 1969 Campus Tours

MC Scouts on Campus

1:00 p.m.

Women's Soccer: MC vs. Delta State

Longabaugh Field; West Street

2:00 p.m.

Class of 1969 Gathering

Latimer House

3:00 p.m.

Men's Soccer: MC vs. Delta State

Longabaugh Field, West Street

4:00 p.m.

School of Education Reception 

Lowrey Hall Lobby

Kinesiology, Psychology and Counseling, and Teacher Education Leadership
Contact Karen Rogers at krogers@mc.edu or 601.925.3250

4:30 p.m.

Class of 1964 Gathering

Board Meeting Room, 2nd Floor, B.C. Rogers Student Center, West

Relax and share memories with other members of the Class of 1964 in the student center just before you join other alumni for the Awards Dinner in Anderson Hall

5:00 p.m.

Alumni Awards Photographs

Meeting Room A, 2nd Floor B.C. Rogers Student Center, East 

Alumni honorees will have their picture taken with Dr. Thompson, the deans and department chairs.

5:30 p.m.

Follies Exhibition for Award Dinner Attendees

Swor Auditorium

The winners of Thursday night's Choice Awards will perform their Follies skits for all alumni dinner attendees.

6:15 p.m.

National Alumni Association Meeting & Awards Dinner

Anderson Hall, 2nd Floor B.C. Rogers Student Center

Join the National Alumni Association at our annual Homecoming Dinner as we come together to honor our 2019 distinguished alumni – Special recognition for the Class of 1969.
RSVP required. $25

7:00 p.m.

Decade of the 70s Reception

Baptist Student Union Office, B.C. Rogers Student Center, Lower Level

Members of the classes of 1970–79 are invited to reconnect and relive the best of the decade. Contact Brenda Holloway, '76m at 601.925.3238 or holloway@mc.edu.

7:30 p.m.

Follies

Swor Auditorium

Follies promises an evening of fun and festivities as new pledges from MC’s clubs and tribes display their creativity in hilarious skits about Mississippi College and its traditions. 
Tickets will be available on www.mc.edu/follies
Thursday, October 10th  at 9:00 AM CST for $20/person.

8:00 a.m.

Coach “Hap” Hudson Homecoming 5K Run

Downtown Clinton

The Department of Kinesiology will host this 12th annual fun-filled 5K, which will begin at Cockroft Hall, wind through the historic district in downtown Clinton and surrounding neighborhoods, and end on the Robinson-Hale stadium track. 
Registration form available at mc.edu/haphudson. Registration will be open from 6:30 am to 7:30 am on race day. For more information, call race director Suzanne McDonough at 601.940.8186 or 601.925.7720

8:00 a.m.

Mississippi College Baseball Alumni Game Day

Rice Field House / Frierson Field

Play ball! Dust off your cleats, oil your glove, and dig out your favorite baseball pants to take on other former MC players in a friendly softball game followed by tailgaiting on the Quad with the team. For more information, contact Coach Jeremy Haworth at 601.925.3346 or jshaworth@mc.edu.

8:30 a.m.

Alumni Association Board Meeting

Cross Board Room, 3rd Floor, Alumni Hall

8:30 a.m.

Kissimee Social Tribe Alumni Reception

Jennings Courtyard

9:00 a.m. –
12:30 p.m.

Welcome Tent, First Essential Stop!

Alumni Tent in Quad near Nelson Hall

At the welcome table, you can pick up your name tag, free gift, lunch ticket, and reunion ribbon.

9:00 a.m.

Medical/Dental Alumni Association Reception

Self Hall, Room 207 

Physicians and dentists who completed their undergraduate work at MC are invited to learn about our Medical/Dental Alumni Association.

9:00 a.m.

MC Table Tennis Team Dixie Division Tournament

Alumni Hall Gymnasium

9:00 a.m.

Swannanoa Social Tribe Alumni Reception

Piazza

9:30 a.m.

Shawreth Alumni Reception

New Men’s Back Patio

9:30 a.m.

Chenoa Social Tribe Alumni Reception

New Men’s Rotunda

9:30 a.m.

SGA Alumni Reception

Alumni Hall 2nd Floor

10:00 a.m.

Department of Art and the Leland Speed Library Reception

Gore Galleries

A gathering to celebrate the 2019 Department of Art Distinguished Alumni. Presentation of Alumni Awards at 10:30 a.m. Do not miss the alumni
and student art on display, as well as works from internationally acclaimed artist Dr. Sam Gore; regionally known artist and educator Dr. Kenneth Quinn; artist Heidi Pitre; Distinguished Art Alumnus of the Year Anthony Thaxton; Distinguished Art Young Alumna of the Year Kelsey Russom Sullivan; and work by the Mississippi College Faculty. The Department of Art will host student-led tours of the galleries at 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 11:30 a.m. There will also be book signings in the galleries by Heidi Pitre and Anthony Thaxton, and Wyatt Waters will be signing his books and calendars in the library.

10:00 a.m.

Alumni Softball Game

MC Softball Complex

Join the current team and coaches for a friendly softball game, then stick around to tailgate after the game. For more information, contact Coach Brooke O’Hair at 601.925.3361 or ohair@mc.edu.

10:00 a.m.

London Semester 2009 10-Year Reunion

Latimer House

If you were part of MC’s 2009 trip to London, this reunion is a chance to share those fond memories from across the pond. Please plan to bring your children and spouses, and don’t forget photos and scrapbooks.

10:00 a.m.

Class of 1964 Gathering

Alumni Hall, 3rd Floor Dining Room

11:00 a.m.

Reunion Row

The Quad

Exchange memories with your classmates and share the best of your MC stories at your decade tent on the Quad. We will be celebrating the classes of 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, and 2014.

11:00 a.m.

FCA Reunion Lunch

Rebounders Room, A.E. Wood Coliseum

For more information contact Justin Graves - 601-433-1312 or jgraves@fca.org

11:00 a.m.

School of Science and Mathematics Reception

MCC Science Building Lobby

For more information contact Mary Beth Graves, 601.925.3300 or mgraves@mc.edu

11:30 a.m.

Homecoming Cookout

The Quad/Patio

RSVP Required. $10

11:30 a.m.

Reunion Tailgating

The Quad

Join the Men’s Service Clubs, Women's Social Tribes, Softball and Baseball Alumni along with parents, friends, and families as they celebrate homecoming. Please look for the "Reunion Row" where all of our classes celebrating reunions can gather to celebrate their homecoming.

11:30 a.m.

Academic Department Tailgating

The Quad

Join the Academic Schools as they welcome all alumni back to MC.

11:30 a.m.

Blues and Gold Young Alumni Event

The Quad - Reunion Row

Alumni from the past decade (2009-2019) are invited to the annual young alumni party on the Quad. The gathering will feature a photo booth open to all Choctaw fans (not just young alumni) ready to say, “Go Choctaws!”

12:30 p.m.

Homecoming Parade

College Street

MC students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends cele- brate the Choctaw spirit. Don’t miss the new parade float hosted by the class of 1968 (any member of the 50-Year Club is invited to ride the float).

1:00 p.m.

Women's Soccer: MC vs. Spring Hill

Longabaugh Field, West Street

1:30 p.m.

MC Singers in Concert

Provine Chapel

Please come to Provine Chapel to hear the nationally acclaimed Mississippi College Singers in a homecoming concert under the direction of Dr. Mark Nabholz, Director of Choral Activities.

1:30 p.m.

Reception for MC Athletes Past and Present

Moody Adams Field House

Join former teammates to reminisce about the glory days. Enjoy food, fellowship, and a great view of the stadium from the rooftop.

3:00 p.m.

Kick-Off: Mississippi College vs. Shorter University 

Robinson-Hale Stadium