Celebrate Asbury! Homecoming 2006
WILMORE, KY—Go Eagles! Asbury College alumni and parents join students October 5-7 for Homecoming and Parent Weekend. As always, this event will feature some great new events alongside old standbys. To sign up for the weekend activities, visit http://www.asbury.edu/alumni/events-gatherings/homecoming.
Thursday, Oct. 5
7 p.m. Student Dialogue (new students) with Dr. Laurie Schreiner (Reasoner 214)
Schreiner chairs the department of doctoral studies in education and teaches in the higher education leadership doctoral program at Asuza Pacific University.
Friday, Oct. 6
9 a.m.-5 p.m Registration in the Grille
10 a.m. Chapel with Dr. Laurie Schreiner
2 p.m. Parent Dialogue (parents of new students) with Dr. Eileen Hulme (Kinlaw Library)
Hulme is the executive director of the Noel Academy for Strengths Based Leadership and Education at Asuza.
3 p.m. Admissions Session for Prospective Students and Parents
4 p.m. Campus Tour (Meet at the Admissions Office)
4 p.m. Women’s soccer vs. Kentucky Christian
7 p.m. Homecoming Coronation and Festival of Music (Hughes)
Freshmen: Julia Armstrong of Austin, Texas and Grant Ebright of Worthington, Ohio
Sophomores: Sarah McQueen of New Brighton, Pa., and Noah Jacobus of Cedarville, Mich.
Juniors: Ellen Walters of Winchester, Ky., and James Moran of Dublin, Ga.
Seniors: Kerry Hancock of Florissant, Mo., Lizzy Jones of Point Pleasant, W. Va., Mindy Lapish of Lancaster, Ky., Caitlin Woodward of Howell, Mich., Scott Foley of Pickerington, Ohio, Gabe Lawson of Goshen, Ky., Ben McLaughlin of Grove City, Pa., and John Zambenini of Dayton, Ohio.
8 p.m. Alumni All-Stars vs. Varsity Men’s Basketball (Luce Center)
9 p.m. Royal Reception (Glide-Crawford)
Saturday, Oct. 7
7:30 a.m. Parent Advisory Council Meeting
8 a.m.-noon Resistration in the Grille
9 a.m. Student/Parent Dialogue Brunch (new students and parents) (Gray Room, Cafeteria)
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wilmore Arts & Crafts Festival (Main Street)
9 a.m. Adventure Race
The annual Adventure Race is a two-hour running, canoeing and mountain-biking event. The only requirement is a helmet and bicycle, everything else is provided. Contact Andy Bathje at 859-858-3511, ext. 2117 or Zach Stone 859-338-6380 for more information or to register.
11 a.m. Asbury College Ensemble Concert (Akers Auditorium)
11 a.m. Volleyball vs. Lindsay Wilson (Luce Center)
Noon-1:15 p.m. Homecoming Picnic (Soccer field)
1 p.m. Women’s soccer vs. Cumberland (Soccer field)
5 p.m. Dinner (Cafeteria)
8 p.m. Homecoming Concert: Scott Underwood and the Ascenxion Band (Hughes)
Advance tickets are $10 and $15 the day of show. Group rate tickets are $12. The band is a musical super-group whose members have performed with notable artists such as Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, Phil Collins, Bruce Springsteen, Sheryl Crow and Kirk Franklin. To purchase tickets, call 859-858-3511, ext. 2162 or 2167.