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Homecoming 2014 is September 19-21. Check back in summer 2014 for more information.

The schedule below is from Homecoming Weekend 2013.

Friday, September 27 

12:00 – 2:00 p.m. | Emory College Distinguished Alumni Awards | Cox Hall Ballroom
This annual luncheon honors distinguished alumni and faculty of Emory College of Arts & Sciences. The 2013 honorees are Paul E. Scott 85C and Danny Shoy Jr. 95C, Distinguished Alumni Award, and Laurie Speed Dalton 96C 99L, Young Alumni Service Award. · Open to alumni, faculty, and staff · No charge · Registration required · Parking: Peavine Deck · Contact: Kate Lawlor, 404.712.0464 or kate.lawlor@emory.edu

4:00 - 6:00 p.m. | Center for Science Education Fall Fling Block Party | Asbury Circle
In celebration of Emory's Homecoming, the Emory College Center for Science hosts the Fall Fling Block Party. Come join students, alumni, and faculty from across various science departments as we enjoy free food, games and music. Open to everyone · No charge · Registration requested · Parking: Peavine Visitors’ Lot · Contact: Danielle Willis, 404.712.7185 or danielle.willis@emory.edu

5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Class of 1983 30-Year Reunion Happy Hour | Home of Bill Gryboski 83B, 1161 Oakdale Road NE, Atlanta (Druid Hills)
Kick off the reunion weekend with drinks and appetizers at the home of Bill Gryboski 83B on Friday evening. Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu 

7:00 - 11:00 p.m. | Division of Educational Studies Alumni Homecoming Dinner | Winship Ballroom, Dobbs University Center
The Division of Educational Studies welcomes alumni to a dinner during Homecoming Weekend. Join us to meet current students and faculty and reconnect with your Emory experience and friends. The dinner and a conference during the day will celebrate the legacy of 50 plus years of the DES.  $30 per person · Parking: Fishburne Deck or Peavine Visitors’ Lot · Contact: Norma Chinnery, 404.727.0613 or nchinne@emory.edu

7:00 p.m. | Class of 1973 40-Year Reunion Mixer | Manuel's Tavern, 602 N. Highland Ave
The Class of 1973 will gather at Manuel's Tavern for cocktails and appetizers. Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

7:30 p.m. | Class of 1993 20-Year Reunion Mixer (Undergraduate College and Business Alumni) | Tin Lizzy's, Emory Point, 1540 Avenue Place, Atlanta
Join fellow classmates to kick off the Class of 1993's 20-year reunion at a new hot spot at the newly-opened Emory Point. Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu 

8:00 p.m. | Class of 1988 25-Year Reunion Mixer | Moe's and Joe's, 1033 N. Highland Ave NE, Atlanta
The Class of 1988 will kick off the weekend at a favorite hangout. Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu 

8:00 - 11:00 p.m. | Young Alumni Reunion | Sweetwater Brewing Company, 195 Ottley Drive, Atlanta
Join the classes of 2003 and 2008 for a reunion gathering at Sweetwater Brewery. This event is open to all recent alumni (2003 - 2013 from undergraduate or professional/graduate schools) for a fun Friday night at Atlanta’s most famous brewery. 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. $20 in advance, $25 at the door includes 3 hours of unlimited enjoyment and light food · Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Stella Maher, 404.727.8412 or stella.maher@emory.edu

Saturday, September 28

Spirit Day!

Show your Emory Pride by wearing your Emory T-Shirt!  Don’t have one? Don’t worry! Stop by the Homecoming Hospitality 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 · No charge · Registration required · Parking: All campus parking lots and decks will be open, but Peavine is the most convenient. Contact: Gloria Grevas, 404.727.1911 or ggrevas@emory.edu

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Back to Class
These two panels will run concurrently.
A Global Dilemma: Our Health and the Environment
| Rita Anne Rollins Building, Room 102
Advances in industry and technology have made our lives safer, yet they have also created potential dangers. Health is linked to the places in which we live, the water that we drink, and the air that we breathe; therefore environmental exposures have a direct impact on our physical well-being. Emory faculty who are leaders in researching this topic will examine how environmental threats are affecting our health, their impact on our policies and healthcare system, and the ways we can strike a balance between economic growth and a healthy world.
A View from the Top: Lessons in Leadership
| Emory Law School, Tull Auditorium, Gambrell Hall
Hear from Emory alumni in the public and private sectors who will offer personal perspectives as leaders in today’s global economy, describe their own career paths, and offer advice on how others may meet the challenges and opportunities that successful leadership requires.

11:00 a.m. | Homecoming Soccer Game | Woodruff PE Center
Cheer on the Emory Eagles Men’s Soccer as they take on Millsaps.

11:30 a.m. | "Emory Street Eats" Food Truck Park | Asbury Circle/Cox Hall Bridge
All are welcome for a Homecoming lunch on Asbury Circle. 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.

1:00 p.m. | Homecoming Festival & Parade | 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!

1:30 p.m. | Homecoming Soccer Game | Woodruff PE Center
Cheer on the Emory Eagles Women’s Soccer as they take on Rhodes.

 2:30 p.m. | Homecoming Concert · Featuring DISPATCH | McDonough Field

Emory College Events

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Emory Scholars Alumni and Student Gathering | Harris Hall Parlor, 1340 Clifton Road
Gather with current students and alumni scholars to reminisce, hear what the current scholars are doing, and foster a sense of community for the Emory Scholars program. No charge · Registration requested · Attire: Business casual · Parking: Fishburne or Lowergate Parking Deck · Contact: Kate Lawlor, 404.712.0464 or kate.lawlor@emory.edu 

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Division of Educational Studies Alumni Legacy Lecture | N. Decatur Building, 5th Floor Auditorium
The Division of Educational Studies welcomes alumni to "Carrying the Mission of Urban Education Forward," a lecture by Dr. Jackie Irvine, followed by lunch. $10 per person · Parking: South Lowergate Parking Deck · Contact: Norma Chinnery, 404.727.0613  or nchinne@emory.edu

7:30 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 1983 30-Year Reunion  | Carlos Museum
The Class of 1983 will celebrate its 30-year reunion on Saturday evening in the beautiful Carlos Museum. A buffet dinner along with beer and wine will be served. $50 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Dinner party casual · Parking: Fishburne · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

7:30 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 1993 20-Year Reunion | Gilham Commons, Goizueta Business School 
The Class of 1993 will celebrate its 20-year reunion in beautiful Gilham Commons in Goizueta Business School. Heavy hors d'oeuvres along with beer and wine will be served. $40 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Dinner party casual · Parking: Fishburne Deck · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

7:30 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 2003 10-Year Reunion | Center Atrium, Mathematics & Science Center
The Class of 2003 will celebrate its 10-year reunion on Saturday evening. Heavy hors d'oeuvres along with beer and wine will be provided. $30 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Dinner party casual · Parking: Peavine or Oxford Road Parking Deck · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

8:00 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 1973 40-Year Reunion | Candler Library
The Class of 1973 will celebrate its 40-year reunion on Saturday evening. Hors d'oeuvres and desserts, along with beer and wine, will be served. $40 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Business casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

8:00 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 1988 25-Year Reunion | Schatten Gallery, Jones Room, Woodruff Library
The Class of 1988 will celebrate its 25-year reunion in the stunning Schatten Gallery. Heavy hors d'oeuvres along with beer and wine will be served. $40 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Dinner party casual · Parking: Fishburne Deck · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

8:30 - 11:00 p.m. | Class of 2008 5-Year Reunion | Miller-Ward Alumni House
The Class of 2008 will celebrate its 5-year reunion at the beautiful Miller-Ward Alumni House. Join former classmates and DJ TJ for a fun-filled evening! Desserts and light hors d'oeuvres along with beer and wine will be served. $30 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Dinner party casual · Parking: Miller-Ward Alumni House lot · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

Sunday, September 29

10:30 a.m. | Class of 1983 30-Year Reunion Brunch | Home of Mary Middlemas 83C, 422 Candler Street NE, Atlanta
End the weekend with a light brunch at the home of Mary Middlemas 83C. $12 per person · Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Melissa Stone, 404.727.8780 or melissa.stone@emory.edu  

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Golden Alumni Brunch | Miller-Ward Alumni House
Graduates of all of Emory's schools and units who graduated more than 50 years ago are invited to come together to celebrate and connect with each other. Registration requested · Attire: Casual · Contact: Kate Lawlor, 404.712.0464 or kate.lawlor@emory.edu