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Register for Homecoming 2015!

Thursday, September 24

6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. | GDBBS Awards Banquet | Druid Hills Golf Club
Join us as we celebrate our outstanding students, faculty, and alumni at the 6th annual Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences Award Banquet.  Elisabeth Binder 00G, Director of the Department of Translational Research in Psychiatry at the Max Planck Institute in Germany will receive the distinguished alumna award.  
Open to all · No charge · Registration requested · Contact: Robin Harpak, 404.712.9341 or rharpak@emory.edu

Friday, September 25

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Laney Graduate School Conversation with the Deans | TBA
More information coming soon.  Open to all · No charge · Registration requested · Contact: Robin Harpak, 404.712.9341 or rharpak@emory.edu

3 p.m.- 6 p.m. | Celebration of the Sciences Reception | Chemistry Addition
Join the Chemistry faculty, students, and staff as we celebrate the opening of the new Chemistry building addition.  Graduate alumni of the Chemistry program are invited to mingle with colleagues, hear “Ignite” talks highlighting the incredible research taking place in Chemistry. Tours of the new space will be provided
Invitation Only · No charge · Parking: Oxford Road Building or Peavine Deck · Contact: Robin Harpak, 404.712.9341 or rharpak@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

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

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

 1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.|Tour of Special Exhibit "Bobby Jones: The Game of Life" | Schatten Gallery, Woodruff Library 
Join us for a guided tour of the exhibition "Bobby Jones: The Game of Life".  The exhibition presents the story of legendary golfer and Atlanta native Robert (“Bobby”) Tyre Jones, based on materials drawn from two Jones collections at Emory University’s Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library (MARBL). 
Open to all · No charge · Parking: Fishburne · Contact: Robin Harpak, 404.712.9341 or rharpak@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

Register for Homecoming 2015!