Homecoming 2024 Schedule

Homecoming 2024 Schedule

Based on feedback from alumni, the UMNAA Board and the Alumni Office are making some changes to Homecoming activities for 2024. 

The annual Homecoming Recognition Luncheon & Annual Business Meeting will be moved to Friday evening as the Homecoming Awards Dinner & Annual Business Meeting. The dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 16 in Anna Irvin Dining Hall. 

This change is being made to allow more alumni to attend the event and to celebrate their accomplishments in a more festive setting. 

In addition to the change to the Homecoming Recognition Luncheon, there are a other subsequent changes to the Homecoming schedule for 2024. Please see the tentative schedule below. We hope you will join us for Homecoming 2024: Feb. 14-17! 

TUESDAY, February 13

5 p.m. **College of Education and Human Development Alumni Awards  (by invitation) Anna Irvin Dining Hall

FRIDAY, February 16

10 a.m. Preview and Early Bidding of Art Auction (ends at 4 p.m.) Poole Art Gallery, Center for the Arts (CFTA)
2:30 p.m. Nursing Program Dedication Myrick Hall
4:30 p.m. UMNAA Distinguished Alumni Reception (by invitation) TBA
5:30 p.m. *UMNAA Homecoming Awards & Recognition Dinner
• Distinguished Alumni Award
• Nathalie Molton Gibbons Alumni Achievement Award
• Nathalie Molton Gibbons Young Achiever’s Award
• Honored Classes/UMNAA Annual Business Meeting
Anna Irvin Dining Hall
7 p.m. *College Night Productions Palmer Auditorium

SATURDAY, February 17

9 a.m. Alumni Coffee 
(Stop by for special giveaway, lunch coupon, alumni merchandise sale, and more)
Reynolds Hall Lobby
9 a.m. Departmental Coffee/Breakfast Receptions
HHS (Health & Human Sciences) and EXNS (Exercise & Nutrition Science) Breakfast Myrick Lobby
Harbert Writing Center Coffee Humanities Hall 309
Stephens College of Business Breakfast Newman Commons, Stephens Hall
UMNAA Book Club Coffee Reynolds Hall
9:30 a.m. Departmental/Affinity Receptions
Behavioral & Social Sciences Reception and Award Presentation Fallin Hall Atrium
Communication Brunch Snead Commons, Strong Hall
Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program 50th anniversary Wills 201
English & World Languages Reception Humanities Hall 202
Family & Consumer Sciences Coffee Reception Ackerley Room, Bloch Hall 103
Graduate Counseling Program Breakfast Grainger Community Counseling & Wellness Center (Sims House)
Music Department Coffee Fraser Seminar Room, Davis Hall 206
Student Publications Alumni Reception Student Publications Office, Farmer Hall lower level (The Stud Pub)
Theatre Department Breakfast Keller Lobby, Song Center for the Arts
TRIO McNair Scholars Breakfast Main Hall, lower level
10:30 a.m. *Alabama College Brunch Reynolds Hall
GV/PV Reunions
Old Golds Alumni Club Brunch Newman Commons, Stephens Hall
Vintage Purples Alumni Club Brunch
10-year club celebration!
Farmer Hall
11:30 a.m. Lunch
Cafeteria (special 35% off for alumni with coupon from Reynolds Hall)
Food Trucks

Anna Irvin
McChesney Student Activity Center
*50-year Reunion Lunch for the Class of 1974 Montevallo Room, Anna Irvin 
1 p.m. Purple vs. Gold College Night Basketball Game McChesney SAC
2:30 p.m. *Decades Reunions McChesney SAC
*Class of 1974 Reunion
*Class of 1984 Reunion
*Class of 1994 Reunion
*Class of 2004 Reunion
4 p.m. Art Auction & Poole Party Poole Gallery, CFTA
5 p.m. *Young Alumni Party with Class of 2014 recognition Meadows Black Box Theatre, CFTA
7 p.m. *College Night Productions Palmer Auditorium

Throughout the day, SATURDAY:

9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Freddie’s Books and More (alumni discount on single item) Main Street
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Annual Alumni Art Exhibition & Silent Auction (Poole Party follows) Poole Gallery,CFTA
1 – 5 p.m. Library Open House: view yearbooks and College Night material Carmichael Library
Reynolds Lobby will be open for access to restrooms and for alumni to take a break between events.

*Event requires ticket or registration (Homecoming registration deadline Feb. 5)

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