Vol. 19, No. 6Oct. 7, 1999

Homecoming Weekend '99

Friday, Oct. 15

Homecoming carnival and pep rally

2-5 p.m.
Harrington Beach
Music, food and fun. Student organizations and Greek chapters will provide games, activities and other attractions. UD Marching Band, Precision Dance Team, cheerleaders and YoUDee will provide entertainment.

University Gallery and Mineralogical Museum exhibition

One Small Step: Exploring America's Adventures in Space, 1959-1999
University Gallery, Old College
Friday hours: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
This exhibition continues through Nov. 1.
Free admission.

Men's soccer vs. Maine

3:30 p.m.
Delaware Mini-Stadium, David M. Nelson Athletic Complex
For tickets and more information, call UD1-HENS.

Presidential Citation for Outstanding Achievement

Presentation ceremony honoring University of Delaware inductees who have exhibited great promise in their professional or public service activities.
4 p.m.
Mitchell Hall
For more information, call the Office of Alumni and University Relations at
831-2341.

Class of 1954 - 45th Reunion

Dinner banquet at the Christiana Hilton Inn, beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call the Office of Alumni and University Relations at 831-2341.

Public ice skating

Fred Rust Ice Arena
8-10 p.m.
Open to all ages and abilities. Admission $5 per person; free to UD students with ID. Skate rental, $2.

Midnight Mania celebration

11 p.m.
Bob Carpenter Center
Join in the festivities as the University begins the 1999-2000 men's and women's basketball season. Meet team members and coaches Mike Brey and Tina Martin.

Saturday, Oct.16

5K Homecoming run/walk

9 a.m.
This USATF-certified course takes you for a beautiful trek on Creek Road, Newark.
T-shirts and a post-race reception provided. For information or to register, call Marathon Sports at 654-6400.

Career Services Center open house

Raub Hall, Main Street
10 a.m.-noon
Career Services staff will be available to answer questions and offer resume critiques. Learn how to use the center in current and future job quests. For information, call 831-8479.

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Ag ambassador reunion will be held in conjunction with college pregame tailgate. For more information, call 831-2508.
Pig roast behind Townsend Hall for all alumni and friends of the college. Tours of the renovated facility also will be available. For more information, call 831-2501.

Reunion Row

Tailgates for classes and special interest groups.
11 a.m.
Join alumni and friends in Reunion Row. (See map) Catered lunches and cash bars available.
Special reunion tents for Classes of 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1988, 1989, 1994 and 1999.

Catered lunches to-go

Enjoy delicious gourmet lunches prepared for you to take to reunion tents or to the game. Catered lunches available for pick-up in Reunion Row
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Options include:
Grilled breast of chicken on kaiser roll with leaf lettuce and tarragon mayonnaise
Roast beef and provolone on croissant with leaf lettuce and tomato
Veggie pita with fresh spinach, zucchini, tomato, cheese, sprouts and vinaigrette
All lunches include vegetable pasta salad, red bliss potato salad, fresh whole fruit, bottled water or soda, individual bag of chips, gourmet cookies, condiments, napkin and utensils.

Blue and Gold Club

Join us at Delaware Stadium for a tailgate party hosted by the Blue and Gold Club from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Reservations are required. Call 831-2582.

College of Arts and Science

For all alumni and friends of the college. For more information, call 831-2351.
Reunion Row Tent 11 a.m.

College of Business and Economics

Award of Excellence presentation
10 a.m.
MBNA America Hall
B&E Reunion Row Tent
For all alumni and friends of the college. For more information, call 831-2551. 11 a.m.

College of Health and Nursing Sciences

HNS Reunion Row Tent
For all alumni and friends of the college. For more information, call 831-8370. 11 a.m.

College of Human Resources, Education and Public Policy

HRAA Outstanding Alumni Award and HRAA Outstanding Young Professional Award ceremony
10 a.m.
Room 202, Alison Hall South
For more information, call 831-2301.

CHEP Reunion Row Tent
For all alumni and friends of the college. For more information, call 831-2394.
11 a.m.

Cheerleading alumni

Reunion Row Tent
For all alumni and friends. For information, call 831-1437. 11 a.m.

Delta Tau Delta reunion anniversary

Reunion Row Tent
Brothers, family members and friends are encouraged to attend this catered tailgate.
For more information, call 831-2341.
11 a.m.

Football lettermen

Reunion Row Tent
For all football letter winners and friends. For more information, call Ed Maley at 737-5060. 11a.m.

Physical therapy alumni

Reunion Row Tent
For all alumni and friends. For more information, call 831-2398. 11 a.m.

Blue Hen football

Fightin' Blue Hens vs. Lehigh University
1 p.m.
Delaware Stadium
Block seating available for reunion classes and special interest groups. For tickets, please use the form at right or call UD1-HENS.

University Gallery and Mineralogical Museum exhibition

One Small Step: Exploring America's Adventures in Space, 1959-1999
University Gallery, Old College
Saturday hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
This exhibition continues through Nov. 1.
Free admission

Mineralogical Museum


Penny Hall
Saturday and Sunday hours: 1-4 p.m.
Open to the public

Department of Art Gallery

DEcades '79 and '89

Selected work by visual communications alumni

102 Recitation Hall
Saturday hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission

Center for Black Culture picnic and reunion

192 South College Ave.
For more information, call 831-2991.

Goalpost party

Immediately after the football game.
Delaware Field House
Live music by the Night Street Band
All alumni and friends are encouraged to stop by for music and refreshments. Cash bar available.
Free admission

Annual Richard Wilson Step Show

Mitchell Hall
Doors open, 5 p.m.
For information, call 831-2991

Public ice skating


Fred Rust Ice Arena
8-10 p.m.
Open to all ages and abilities. Admission $5 per person; free to UD students with ID. Skate rental, $2.

Class of 1949 - 50th reunion

Dinner celebration in the Bob Carpenter Center. For more information, call the Office of Alumni and University Relations at 831-2341.
5:30 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 17

College of Health & Nursing Sciences reunion lunch for Classes of '74 and '79

at the Blue and Gold Club
10:30 a.m.
For more information, call 831-2381.

Women's field hockey vs. Hofstra University

Noon
Rullo Stadium

Homecoming Questions?

Please contact the Office of Alumni and University Relations at 831-2341 or via e-mail at <AlumNet@udel.edu> or visit <www.udel.edu/alumni>.

For ticket questions, please contact the Bob Carpenter Center Box Office directly at 831-4012.