Welcome Alumni and Friends!

Join us for Homecoming 2016 & Your Class Reunion

on November 12, 2016


 2006                   1996                 1986                  1976


2016 ETSU Homecoming Schedule

Click here to download a schedule.

Sunday, November 6

2 p.m. - Homecoming 5k Run/Walk - Basler Center for Physical Activity

Hosted by Campus Recreation. Click here to see the flier and register by clicking here


Monday, November 7

All Day - College Spirit Day

Wear ETSU gear to show your Buccaneer PRIDE.

 

All Week - ETSU Public Health Alumni Return to the Classroom - Campus Center Building Lobby

The College of Public Health welcomes alumni into classes during Homecoming Week. Each day a different area of public health will be highlighted. For more information about the visiting alumni, call Paula Masters at 423-439-4421 or email mastersp@etsu.edu


9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. - Drop-in Department of Communication and Performance Alumni Return to the Classroom

Meet and Greet with breakfast and lunch food available. Click here to visit their Facebook page. 


10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Art & Craft Sale - Slocumb Galleries, Ball Hall

Student work will be on sale all week. Click here for more information.


6:30 p.m. - Parade, Proclamation Ceremony, Pep Rally and Bonfire

Parade starts at Founders Park in Johnson City and ends on campus at lot #9. Click here for more information.

 

Friday, November 11

11 a.m. - Veterans Day Ceremony - Veterans Memorial, Quadrangle (across from Brooks Memorial Hall)

A service to remember and honor U.S. Veterans.

Click here to register for the ETSU ROTC Homecoming Activities.


11:30 - Conversation with the College of Education Community - Tent on lawn of Warf-Pickel Hall Main Entrance

Representatives of the Clemmer College of Education will serve refreshments and be on site to talk with students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Click here for more information. 

 

Noon - ROTC Luncheon - 212 Brooks Memorial Hall

Click here to register for the ETSU ROTC Homecoming Activities.


1:30 p.m. - ETSU Veterans Tower Dedication Ceremony - Basler Challenge Course, Basler Center for Physical Activity

Click here to register for the ETSU ROTC Homecoming Activities.


4 p.m. - ETSU ROTC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - Carnegie Hotel, Grand Soldiers Ball Room

Celebrate the 100th Birthday of Army ROTC, celebrate the significance that over 1400 ETSU students have completed the ROTC program since 1953 and have been commissioned as Army second lieutenants. Click here to register for the ETSU ROTC Homecoming Activities. 


6:15 p.m. - Athletics, Alumni and Student Pep Rally - Liberty Bell Plaza, Freedom Hall

Buccaneer fans get excited for ETSU Homecoming Weekend!


7 p.m. - Men’s Basketball vs. Fordham - Freedom Hall Civic Center

Veterans Appreciation Day: One FREE ticket for veterans and active service military with their ID. Click here to purchase tickets online. 


8:30 p.m. - Comedy Show - D.P. Culp Auditorium

Annual Black Affairs Comedy Show featuring Wild-n-Out favorites Nema Williams, Karlous Miller, and Chico Bean. Free admission to ETSU students with ETSU ID, $5 admission for general public. 


Saturday, November 12

8 a.m. - ETSU Tailgate - Kermit Tipton Stadium, Parking Areas 

Alumni, student and community fans are invited to gather prior to the Homecoming Football game on November 12th to tailgate in the parking areas adjacent to Kermit Tipton Stadium.  Set-up may begin at 8:00 a.m. and the Food City Fan Zone activities will begin at 9:00 a.m.

Groups such as the Baptist Collegiate Ministry, the College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences, College of Nursing, ROTC, and many others will be gathering together for the festivities. 


10 a.m. - George L. Carter Railroad Museum - Campus Center Building (176 Ross Drive)

The George L. Carter Railroad Museum will be open to all visitors for tours on Saturday, November 12 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Click here for contact information. 

 

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Luncheon Under the Tent - Alumni Pavilion and New Academic Village/Buc Walk, Kermit Tipton Stadium 

The annual Homecoming Luncheon Under the Tent will be from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Alumni Pavilion near Freedom Hall and the Buc Walk area. Participants may play corn hole, take football uniform cut-out photos, and other fun things! The reunion classes of 1976, 1986, 1996 and 2006, along with other affinity groups will have special seating available. 

The Luncheon will be catered by Firehouse Restaurant. The menu includes: 6 oz Certified Angus Ground Beef Hamburgers, Nathan's All Beef Large Hot Dogs, buns and all the fixins, Homemade Bar-B-Que Beans, Assorted Potato Chips, Homemade Chocolate Delight and Sweet and Unsweet Ice Tea.  

Cost is $15 for Adults and $8 for Children 10 years old and under. The price includes sales tax. Please register by November 10. 

Click here for more information and to register for the Annual Homecoming Under the Tent Luncheon. 


11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Baptist Collegiate Ministry Alumni Gathering - Alumni Pavilion and New Academic Village/Buc Walk, Kermit Tipton Stadium 

All former Baptist Collegiate members come by the Luncheon Under the Tent.


11:55 a.m. - ETSU Buc Walk - Kermit Tipton Stadium Freedom Hall/Parking Lot


1 p.m. - ETSU Football vs. Cumberland University - Kermit Tipton Stadium

Click here to purchase tickets online.


2 p.m. - Department of Sociology and Anthropology Open House - Rogers-Stout Hall

Students are invited to tour and learn more about the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, including the Applied Social Research Lab.  All visitors will be given a chance to win prizes for visiting. Click here for contact information. 


8 p.m. - NPHC Step Show - Culp Center Auditorium

The tradition continues as collegiate chapters of the National Pan-Hellenic Council compete through historical step, dance and dramatic performances at the annual Homecoming Step Show.  Students are admitted free of charge with ETSU ID.  Click here for more information. 

 

9 p.m. - 3 a.m. - Alumni Super Homecoming After Party - 50fifty (2102 N. Roan St.)

Join us at the Official 2016 Super Homecoming After Party!

Purchase a T-shirt! T-shirt proceeds will go to the Black Alumni Scholarship to send three people back to school to finish their degrees! 

$15 includes food buffet and non-alcoholic drinks!

Register and/or purchase a shirt at www.ETSUparty.eventbrite.com.


Sunday, November 13

3 p.m. - Gospel Choir Concert - Culp Center Auditorium

The ETSU Gospel Choir's Annual Homecoming Concert will take place on Sunday, November 13 in the D. P. Culp University Center Auditorium.  All are welcome.  Admission is free.


Click here for more information and to register for the Annual Homecoming Luncheon Under the Tent. 

Click here to see and register for the ETSU ROTC Homecoming Activities.

Click Here for a list of local lodging for Homecoming


 



Homecoming 5k

9 a.m. 

CPA and Main Campus

Homecoming 5k

9 a.m. 

CPA and Main Campus