Homecoming 2013: Friday, October 4 - Sunday, October 6
Are you coming home?
Pull out your Maroon face paint and grab your Mac friends to join in the McMaster Homecoming spirit!
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Homecoming EXPO 2013:
A carnival atmosphere on the lawns of Burke Science Building will prep McMaster students for a fun-filled Homecoming. Beginning at noon, a music stage will feature local talent, great food, and clubs and student groups will offer fun activities to get students into the spirit. Exclusive Homecoming 2013 t-shirts will be available – free! Stop by the alumni table and see what we can offer you – way before you become alumni! And don’t miss the Marauder pep rally - about 2:15 pm!
5:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Celebration of Sport:
The Department of Athletics & Recreation invites you to attend the third annual McMaster Celebration of Sport Dinner featuring the Hall of Fame. This year’s inductees include Ray Mariuz (football), Janet Cook (swimming), Kojo Aidoo (football) and Michelle Greenwood (tennis). The 1991 national championship-winning women's soccer team will also be inducted. To register for the reception and dinner in the Sport Hall of the David Braley Athletic Centre, click here
7:30 p.m. Homecoming Concert
in Ivor Wynne featuring Dean Brody.... Students and alumni tickets are available through MSU campus events. Ticket info can be found here
SATURDAY: IT’S GAME DAY!
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Pre-game Lunch:
Take in the sounds of “Employees Only” while filling up on some great chili in our Pre-Game Alumni Huddle in the Marauder Plaza at the South-West entrance of the David Braley Athletic Centre. Get your noisy sticks, tattoos and check out the prize for the “BEST Dressed Marauder - Student category and Alumni category”.
– Your McMaster Marauders take on Waterloo Warriors at Ron Joyce Stadium. Get your game tickets here.
Women’s Soccer versus UOIT
Women’s Rugby versus York
Men’s Soccer verus UOIT
Visit Athletics website for details.
REUNIONS & GATHERINGS ON HOMECOMING:
Football Reunion Social:
Former Marauder football players join your former teammates and coaches as we gather for a pre-game reception at the Phoenix Bar & Grill before our Marauders take the field. We will be celebrating the Marauder teams from 1962, 1963, 1964.
10:45 – 11:30 Registration and drinks at the Phoenix Bar and Grill which is now located in the Refectory on the first floor
11:30 – 12:30 Luncheon
1:00 Homecoming Game vs. University of Waterloo at the Ron Joyce Stadium
4:00 Post-game reception back at the Phoenix
MBA Class Celebration:
Special invitation to our MBA alumni who graduated in the following years: '98, '93, '88, '83, '78 and '73. Start the day with a breakfast in the University Club and participate in an Alumni – Student Panel. Take in a campus tour before pre-game activity and of course, the Homecoming Game! Contact Kellie Rabak at firstname.lastname@example.org
Commerce Class Celebration:
Commerce grads from the following grad years: : '98, '93, '88, '83, '78 and '73 will gather for a social breakfast followed by a chance to interact with current Commerce students. Take in a campus tour before pre-game activity and of course, the Homecoming Game! Contact Kellie Rabak at email@example.com
MD Class Reunions for grads from classes 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993 and 2003 will gather on Sunday, October 5 in Niagara on the Lake for a winery tour program. For details and to register contact Josie Bufalino-Jasek at firstname.lastname@example.org
or click here