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Homecoming 2022

Homecoming Week will take place October 9-15, and the WMU Alumni Association can't wait to welcome our Broncos back home! Bookmark wmualumni.org/homecoming22 and check back to see information as it is updated. Do you know of an alumni Homecoming event taking place on campus? Let us know at wmu-alumni@wmualumni.org. 

 

Sunday, Oct. 9

WMU Theater and Dance Presents: The Tempest

2 p.m.

For more details and to purchase tickets, please visit: wmich.edu/theatre/tempest 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 11

WMU Libraries

Campus History Walking Tour

12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Link to come
 

Thursday, October 13

WMU College of Arts and Sciences

School of Communication Alumni Induction 

5 p.m.

 

WMU College of Engineering & Applied Sciences

Meeting (Time TBD)

Park Club for Kalamazoo

219 W South Street

Kalamazoo, MI 49007
 

Friday, Oct. 14

Haworth College of Business

Awards Ceremony

4 p.m.

Schneider Room 2150

Link to come

 

WMU College of Arts and Sciences

Alumni Awards Ceremony

4 pm

 

WMU College of Engineering & Applied Sciences

Induction Ceremony

(Time TBD)

Luncheon

 

WMU College of Fine Arts

50th Anniversary: Honoring Our Past and Looking Toward Our Future 

6 to 9 p.m. (after party at 9 p.m.)

Reserve your free seat, see the program of speakers and performances, and share memories at wmich.edu/finearts/50th

 

Celebrating the Arts – Pre- Show

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.                

Join us early at the Richmond Center and Dalton Center MMR for art, design, hors d’oeuvres and artful dialogue.

 

Show

7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Celebrate with performances and remarks from influential figures in the College in the Dalton Recital Hall.

 

After party

9:00 p.m.

Stay after the show to mingle and have cake in the Dalton lobby.

 

WMU College of Health & Human Services

 

Occupational Therapy - Rider Colloquium

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 Fetzer Center

More info:  https://wmich.edu/ridercolloquium

Registration link:  https://wmich.edu/ridercolloquium/registration

 

WMU Geological & Environmental Sciences

Alumni, Friends & Family Gathering

7 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

Revel & Roll West

4500 Stadium Drive

Kalamazoo, MI 49007

 

Saturday, Oct. 15

Homecoming Tailgate

Join your fellow Broncos for a Homecoming Tailgate hosted by the WMU Alumni Association at Heritage Hall. Enjoy popular music through the decades curated by DJs from WMU’s own WIDR 89.1 (turning 70 this year!). Dig into the perfect fall tailgate fare, including all-beef hamburgers and hot dogs, black bean burgers, macaroni and cheese, popcorn station, and more. Cash bar available. Witness the unveiling of WMU’s new class ring, designed by Jostens. Vote for your favorite cookie contest. We’re pitting last year’s winning Snickerdoodle against another heavyweight!

Register here: wmualumni.org/homecomingtailgate

 

Miller Auditorium Presents: Rocky Horror Picture Show

Join the original ‘Brad Majors’—BARRY BOSTWICK—for a screening of the original unedited movie with a live shadow cast and audience participation! Plus a memorabilia display with artifacts and an actual costume from the movie, a costume contest, and more! Get exclusive tickets to the V.I.P. Meet & Greet to meet Barry Bostwick himself, have a personal photo opportunity, & get an autograph.  VIP Experience available. 

Get tickets here: millerauditorium.com/rocky-horror-picture-show

 

Lee Honors College

Pre-Party in Lee Honors College Lounge 

8 to 9 a.m.

 

State of the College 

9 to 10 a.m.

Light refreshments will be served

Link to come