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Register for Homecoming 2015!

Thursday, September 24

6:00 - 7:30 p.m. | Student and Alumni Hispanic Heritage Month Event| Latino Student Union
Join members of the Latino Student Organization to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and the opening of the Latino Student Union. Open to all · No charge · Registration required · Parking: Peavine Deck · Contact: Venus Miller, 404.727.3741 or venus.miller@emory.edu

Friday, September 25

8:00 a.m. | Partin Memorial Golf Tournament | Country Club of Gwinnett
Bus Leaves Emory at 8:00 a.m. (Chappell Park), 9:30 a.m. Shotgun Start.  Cost: $125 per person includes breakfast, boxed lunch, drinks, prizes, green fees/cart, driving range, and polo shirt · Add on $25 Eagle Package includes entry to the putting contest, 2 mulligans, and a special gift.
Golf Tournament: The fair market value (FMV) for each registration fee is $45.00. Your charitable contribution will be the net in excess of the total FMV. Eagle Package: The fair market value (FMV) for each registration fee is $15.00. Your charitable contribution will be the net in excess of the total FMV.
Open to all alumni · Registration required · Contact: Devon Bradley, 404.727.6739 or devon.bradley@emory.edu

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. | CEBA/BSA Benefit Reception | Emory Black Student Union (EBSU)
Kick off Homecoming Weekend with a reception at the Emory Black Student Union, located in the former DUC Down Under. Reunite with your classmates and mingle with current BSA students. Attendees will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a beer/wine bar, and entertainment. Help us raise awareness and funds CEBA student scholarships. Open to all · $30 per person in advance, $40 at the door, current students are invited compliments of CEBA and BSA · Attire: Business casual · Parking: Peavine Deck · Contact: Maura Klein, 404.727.2550 or maura.klein@emory.edu

8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. | Atlanta Young Alumni and Class of 2010 Kickoff Party and Tour | Wild Heaven Brewery
Join the classes of  2010 for a reunion gathering.This event is open to all young alumni (2005 – 2015 from undergraduate or 2005 – 2015 from professional/graduate schools) for a fun Friday night. Bring back the memories and take in some tours and tastings with your fellow Emory alumni. We will have exclusive access to the facility so feel free to bring a friend or two. Open to all Atlanta young alumni and guests · $20· Registration required for your tour reservation · Parking at venue · Contact: Latasia Woods 404.727.8412 or latasia.woods@emory.edu

Saturday, September 26

Spirit Day!

Show your Emory Pride by wearing your Emory T-Shirt! Don’t have one? Don’t worry! Stop by the Welcome Center at the Peavine Parking Deck and we will give you a shirt boasting your alma mater. And don’t miss these traditional University-wide events that promote Emory spirit, community, and energy! Open to all · Parking: All campus parking lots and decks will be open, but Peavine is the most convenient. Contact: Gloria Grevas, or ggrevas@emory.edu

All day | ITA Regional Tennis Tournament | Woodruff Physical Education Center Tennis Courts
The ITA Regional tournament is an individual tournament where the best players in the South Region compete in singles and doubles. Come on by the Woodruff PE Center indoor and outdoor courts to catch the final rounds of tournament play on Saturday and Sunday – all day.

TBA | GALA: Emory LGBT Alumni Blue Jean Brunch | Dobbs University Center, Winship Ballroom

Join GALA: Emory LGBT Alumni for their annual brunch. This year's brunch will also serve as the annual fundraiser to support the GALA Leadership Award and the Office of LGBT Life. Open to all • Pricing to be announced • Registration requested • Attire: Casual • Parking: Peavine or Fishburne Deck • Contact: Latasia Woods, 404.727.8412 or latasia.woods@emory.edu

8:00 a.m. | Homecoming Intramural 5K Run through Lullwater Park | Student Activity & Academic Center, Clairmont Campus
The walk/run will begin outside the Student Activity & Academic Center and run through Lullwater Park. All those interested are encouraged to register online, but walk ups are also welcome. On-site registration will be from 7:00 - 7:45 a.m. Prizes will be awarded to male and female winners in 5 age groups (21 and under, 22-29, 30-39, 40-49, and 50 and up). The run is hosted by Powerade and the Emory Alumni Association. There is no charge for Emory University students, faculty/staff, alumni, friends, and families. Contact: Devon Bradley, 404.727.6739 or devon.bradley@emory.edu

11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | "Emory Street Eats" Food Truck Park | Woodruff PE Center Courtyard and Asbury Circle
All are welcome for a Homecoming lunch in the heart of Campus. Guests may purchase from some of Atlanta’s hottest new mobile food vendors. Families and children welcome! Pay for food at each truck, complimentary Coca-Cola beverages available. Pay at venue · Registration required

Noon | Fraternity and Sorority Open Houses | Sorority Lodge Lawn
Fraternities and sororities will be holding open houses for alumni. Stop by the houses, visit with current students, and reconnect with friends. Visit the Campus Life tent in front of the sorority lodges to get a great view of the parade and enjoy complimentary Coca-Cola products.

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. |Robert T. Jones Scholar Alumni Reception | Woodruff Room, MARBL Library
Robert T. Jones Scholar Alumni are invited to a Jones Scholars Luncheon. Celebrate the Jones Program with fellow alumni, learn about the expansion of the Jones Program on campus to enhance the legacy of Bobby Jones, and learn more about the 40th anniversary reunion of the program--scheduled for St. Andrews in 2017!  
Invitation Only · No charge · Parking: Oxford Road Building or Peavine Deck · Contact: Robin Harpak, 404.712.9341 or rharpak@emory.edu

12:30 - 2:00 p.m. | Homecoming Parade with BSA | Parade route - Staging near Chappell Field
Join BSA to march in the Homecoming Parade or cheer them on from the sidelines. Open to CEBA members · No charge · Attire: Casual · Contact: Maura Klein, 404.727.2550 or maura.klein@emory.edu.

1:00  - 5:00 p.m. | Homecoming Parade, Festival, and Concert | McDonough Field & Asbury Circle
Cheer on your former residence hall, fraternity, sorority, or Campus Life Organization at Emory’s Annual Big, Bold, Blue and Gold Homecoming Parade! No charge, ID required · Registration required
1:00 p.m. Parade
2:00 p.m. Doors open to the Festival/Concert on McDonough Field. Enjoy music, games for all ages, food and fun (and beer or those over 21).
3:30 p.m. Concert!  Featured artist to be announced

Sunday, September 27

All day | ITA Regional Tennis Tournament | Woodruff Physical Education Center Tennis Courts
The ITA Regional tournament is an individual tournament where the best players in the South Region compete in singles and doubles. Come on by the Woodruff PE Center indoor and outdoor courts to catch the final rounds of tournament play on Saturday and Sunday – all day.

11:00 a.m. | Barkley Forum Homecoming Brunch | Miller-Ward Alumni House
The Barkley Forum has been, and continues to be, one of the finest debate teams and debate education programs in the country. Celebrate the many accomplishments of the Barkley Forum and connect with old and new friends. Open to all Barkley Forum alumni and guests · $15 per person · Registration required · Parking: Miller-Ward Alumni House · Contact: Kara Grant, 404.727.7178 or kara.grant@emory.edu

Register for Homecoming 2015!