Alumni and Family Weekend 2019
October 11 2019 - October 12 2019
A weekend for families and alumni full of reunions, tailgating, award ceremonies, golf and so much more. Special reunions this year: 1969 Golden Group Reunion, and Bulldog Block Party. We're finalizing event details, so please check back regularly for updates and event registration.
Friday, October 11, 2019
9 A.M. - 1 P.M.
Information Desk Open – ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
9 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
TLU Bookstore Open – ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
Chapel Service – WEINERT MEMORIAL, CHAPEL OF ABIDING THE ABIDING PRESENCE
9:30 - 11 A.M.
TLU SPiRiT (Student Presenting Research & Innovation Thinking) Poster Expo - ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
54TH Annual TLU Alumni & Family Weekend Golf Tournament - Starcke Park
Lunch at 12 p.m., Tee Off at 1:00 p.m. Ticket price is $80/person.
1:30 - 2:30 P.M.
Bulldog Investment Company Guest Speaker Arnold Van Den Berg - DUNNE CONFERENCE CENTER (TSCHOEPE HALL)
5 - 7 P.M.
PSYesta – FRITZ HOUSE
Eat, drink, mix and mingle with professors and current students of the Psychology Department.
6 - 10 P.M.
Bulldog Block Party – SEGUIN BREWING COMPANY 111 W. GONZALES ST.
We have special reserved sections for the Classes of 1969, 1979, and our BOLD (Bulldogs of the Last Decade) alumni. This event will be hosted by the Alumni Association Board of Directors. Everyone is welcome to attend and visit local nightlife at The Oak, Austin Street Live, etc. Food will be available for purchase.
Saturday, October 12, 2019
8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.
Alpha Kappa Psi Reunion – TSCHOEPE HALL 131
9 A.M. - 12 P.M.
Student Life & Learning Information Desk - ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
10 - 11:30 A.M.
TLU SPiRiT (Students Presenting Research & Innovation Thinking) Poster Expo - ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
Tailgate Opens – JACKSON PARK (ACROSS FROM BULLDOG STADIUM)
Alumni & Family Weekend Chapel Service – WEINERT MEMORIAL, CHAPEL OF THE ABIDING PRESENCE
10 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Bookstore Opens – ALUMNI STUDENT CENTER
11 A.M. - 1 P.M.
Communication, Cultures, English and World Languages Reunion –MASA CENTER (LANGNER HALL)
11 A.M. - 1 P.M.
Golden Group Lunch - TIMMERMAN ROOM, HEIN DINING HALL
Ticket price is $20/person.
11 A.M. - 2 P.M.
Coffee Shop Opens – TSCHOEPE HALL
12 - 1 P.M.
Women’s Alumni Basketball Game – SCHULER COURT
12 - 2 P.M.
Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor Luncheon- COMMONS, HEIN DINNING HALL
A reception for the Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor recipients will be held in the Commons of Hein Dining Hall. Hall of Fame honorees are: Fred Davis '77, Taffey Gray ’08 (Women’s Track & Field), Staci Jackson ’09 (Women’s Track & Field), Amber Meeks Johnson ’08 (Women’s Track & Field) Jessica Raglon Russaw ’08 (Women’s Track & Field), Casey Toombs ’09 (Women’s Track & Field), Michael Wallis ’98 (Baseball), Ashley Williams ’08 (Women’s Track & Field), and Patrick Zarate '03 (Fmr. head coach of TLU Women’s Cross Country and Track & Field). Wall of Honor inductees are Tim ’81 and Jenifer Mickan ’80. Ticket price is $20/person.
1 - 3 P.M.
1954 Reunion – SUEHS ROOM
1969 Reunion – FRITZ HOUSE
Theology, Philosophy & Classical Languages Reunion – TSCHOEPE HALL
2 - 6 P.M.
Bulldog Tailgate – JACKSON PARK (ACROSS FROM BULLDOG STADIUM)
There will be music and games all over the tailgate area. There will be many tailgate spots with free food. Student organizations, Greek Life, and affinity groups will also be having reunions during this time. Food and beverage will be available for purchase gates open at Jackson Park for tailgating at 10:00 AM.
2 - 6 P.M.
1979 Tailgate – JACKSON PARK
2 - 6 P.M.
TLU Nursing Tailgate - JACKSON PARK
2:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Men’s Alumni Basketball Game – SCHULER COURT (MEMORIAL GYM)
3:30 - 6 P.M.
TLU Sciences Homecoming Happy Hour - JACKSON PARK
Join the chemistry, physics, and biology departments for snacks, drinks and liquid nitrogen ice cream!
Football vs. Louisiana College – BULLDOG STADIUM
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