Trine University Homecoming - Calendar of Events

Make plans to join us now for Homecoming 2016 and be a part of a wonderful celebration of Trine University. The schedule of events below is growing each day so be sure to check back often for updates. We look forward to seeing you at Homecoming 2016!

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Friday, September 30

8:30 a.m.

Alumni Registration Tent, Rick L. and Vicki L. James University Center
Visit the alumni registration tent to register, pick up event tickets, win prizes and more.

9 a.m.

50th Reunion Activities
Class of 1966 join us for a weekend celebration; sit in on a class, join us for touchstone and Homecoming Celebration Dinner, and be our guests at the game on Saturday.

9 a.m.

University Cup Golf Outing, Zollner Golf Course
Join fellow alumni from various campus organizations and claim bragging rights until next homecoming.

11 a.m.

Hall of Innovation Unveiling, Jim and Joan Bock Center for Innovation and Biomedical Engineering
TSC/TSU/Trine University alumni hold more than 800 patents. Visit Innovation One for light refreshments and a celebration of these accomplishments as we unveil the Hall of Innovation.

11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Campus Tours, University Center

3 p.m.

All Campus & Community THUNDERSTUCK! Pep Rally, Hershey Hall
Gather with Trine University campus and community members to show our school spirit and support the Thunder football team. 

6 p.m.

Touchstone and Homecoming Celebration Dinner, Keith E. Busse/Steel DynamicsAthletic and Recreation Center
Celebrate Trine University donors and alumni during one grand event. Enjoy appetizers and a plated meal prepared by Bon Appetit. Reservations required.  

9 p.m.

Illumination & S'More Fun Party, University Center Patio
Keep the night going with live music, s'mores, and sky lanterns under the lights on the UC Patio

9 p.m.

Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game, Zollner Stadium

 

 Saturday, October 1

8 a.m.

Thunder Nation Visit Day
Pay It Forward and help a high school student in your life experience the thrill of university life and Thunder Nation. 

8 a.m.

Alumni & Fans Tennis Tournament, Ryan Tennis Center
Lace up your tennis shoes and get out your racket for this inaugural fundraiser. Contact Erin Kolar for additional information. 

8:30 - 10 a.m.

Pancake Breakfast, University Center Lawn
Start your day the right way! Join us for a pancake breakfast and pancake eating and decorating contests. Be sure to stop in and see the alumni association board of directors and faculty and staff who are serving up breakfast. 

9 a.m.

Alumni Registration Tent, University Center
Visit the tent to register, pick up event tickets, win prizes and more.

9 a.m.

Thunder Color Run 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run, Ryan Skywalk Bridge

9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Live Music

9 a.m.

Alpha Sigma Phi Annual Meeting, Best Hall 221

9 a.m.

Kappa Sigma Annual Meeting, Ford Hall

9 a.m.

Sigma Phi Epsilon Annual Meeting, Chapter House

10 a.m.

Campus Tour, Alumni Registration Tent

10 a.m.

Tour de Trine Tricycle Race
A Trine tradition; cheer on your respective organization to victory in this tricycle race.

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

McKetta ChE Alumni Tailgate, McKetta ChE Department Fluids Lab
Join fellow McKetta ChE Alumni for a tailgate in the Fluids Lab in Fawick Hall. No RSVP required.

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

ThunderZone!
Inflatables, live music, petting zoo, cornhole, food, vendors and more.

11 a.m.

Skull and Bones, Bateman Dining Room, University Center

11 a.m.

Tailgate Lunch, Whitney Commons University Center
Cost $10 per person, must purchase tickets in advance, children 2 and younger free.

11 a.m.

Football Gates Open, Fred Zollner Athletic Stadium

1 p.m.

Thunder Football vs. Concordia (Ill.), Zollner Stadium
Cost $8 per person at the gate, $3 for students with ID, free for seniors 65 and older and children 12 and younger.

1 p.m.

Men's Golf Ken Venturi Invitational, Zollner Golf Course

8 p.m.

LeAnn Rimes Concert, T. Furth Center for Performing Arts, Ryan Concert Hall
Purchase tickets


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