Homecoming schedule 2014

Homecoming on the campus of West Virginia State University has always been a time to reflect upon the traditions and historic past of the university while looking toward our bright and exciting future. We hope you will join us in celebrating our Yellow Jacket Pride this Homecoming! Tentative schedule last updated 8/18/2014. View Printable Version.

 

 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9

 

WVSU NAA Elections

NATIONAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION VOTING, 10 a.m. - 6 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Financial members of the WVSU National Alumni Association will have the opportunity to vote for the offices of 2nd Vice President, Recording Secretary, Treasurer, and Parliamentarian. Candidate profiles are available HERE.

WVSU National Alumni Association

national alumni association board meeting, 3 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Board members of the WVSU National Alumni Association will meet to discuss current updates, projects and business items in regard to the Association as well as the University.

 

WVSU Young Alumni Mixer

YOUNG ALUMNI MIXER, 7 P.M.-9 p.m.
Erickson Alumni Center
Connect with fellow Yellow Jackets for an evening of networking, socializing, and catching up on what's happening at your Alma Mater. Light hors d'oeuvres, refreshments, cash bar, and door prizes provided at this free event.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10

 

WVSU NAA Elections

NATIONAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION VOTING, 10 A.M. - 3 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Financial members of the WVSU National Alumni Association will have the opportunity to vote for the offices of 2nd Vice President, Recording Secretary, Treasurer, and Parliamentarian. Candidate profiles are available HERE.

WVSU Homecoming Golf Outing

$ HOMECOMING GOLF OUTING, 10 A.M. REGISTRATION, 11 A.M. SHOTGUN START
Little Creek Country Club - South Charleston, W.Va.
This 4-man scramble costs only $50 per player. This cost includes lunch, green fees, cart, beverages, dinner, and a door prize ticket. Preregistration is encouraged due to high demand. Proceeds benefit the WVSU Men's Basketball Team. 

WVSU Homecoming Planned Giving

PLANNED GIVING SEMINAR, 2 P.M. - 3 P.M.
Keith Scholars Hall, Room TBD
Learn about the many ways you can provide for a future gift to the WVSU Foundation through your estate plans. Many types of planned gifts provide benefits for you and your loved ones. Session will include bequests, gifts of retirement assets or life insurance, and gifts that provide you with income during your lifetime - and a benefit for State later.

WVSU Homecoming Alumni Chat

ALUMNI CHAT WITH PRESIDENT HEMPHILL, 3 P.M. - 4 P.M.
Keith Scholars Hall, Room TBD
Join President Hemphill for an informal discussion about West Virginia State University. Questions welcome!

WVSU Homecoming Awards

$ HOMECOMING AWARDS BANQUET, 7:30 P.M. - 10 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Join the National Alumni Association as we honor alumni award winners and recognize classed ending in 4 and 9 who are celebrating reunion years. 

W Club Dance

$ "W" Club Dance, 10 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Join the fun at the annual "W" Club dance!

WVSU Homecoming Masquerade

$ PARTY IN THE PAVILION, 10 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center 
Get ready to party in the Pavilion with West Virginia State for this scholarship benefit co-sponsored by the WVSU Office of Alumni Relations and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.! Bring your own mask or a mask will be provided to you at the door for this masquerade party. Cash bar.

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11 

 

WVSU Homecoming 5K

$ YELLOW JACKET 5K RUN/WALK, 7:30 A.M.
Wilson University Union
REGISTER NOW for the 3rd Annual Yellow Jacket 5K Run/Walk to help raise money for WVSU students! 

WVSU Homecoming Parade

HOMECOMING PARADE, 10:30 A.M.
Wilson University Union
Experience the tradition of WVSU's annual Homecoming Parade!

WVSU Homecoming Announcement

SPECIAL PRESIDENTIAL ANNOUNCEMENT,
immediately Following Parade
Wilson University Union, Student Plaza
Join President Hemphill in front of the University Union for an exciting announcement about the future of the University!

WVSU Homecoming Tailgate

TAILGATING & FAMILY FUN AREA, 10:30 A.M.
Campus-Wide
Visit tailgates hosted by faculty members in each of the University Colleges, sample tantalizing foods from local vendors, participate in the Family Fun Area featuring games and activities for children of all ages, and so much more!

WVSU Homecoming Football

$ FOOTBALL GAME, 1:30 P.M.
Lakin Field at Dickerson Stadium 
Cheer on the Yellow Jacket football team as they take on the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats at Lakin Field!

WVSU Homecoming Dinner

$ ALUMNI HOMECOMING DINNER, 8 P.M.
Charleston Marriott Town Center
Enjoy good food, music, and time spent with friends and family as Homecoming 2014 draws to a close at our Alumni Dinner. Afterwards, dance the night away at the National Alumni Association's annual Saturday evening dance.


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= Ticketed Event. See Registration form for prices.

For further information about Homecoming 2014, please contact Alumni Relations at (304) 766-3387 or alumni@wvstateu.edu.

 

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