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Homecoming 2016

October 7 2016 - October 8 2016

Homecoming 2016

October 7 - 8, 2016

A full weekend of Reunions, Tailgating, Award Ceremonies, Golf and so much more! Special Reunions this year: 1966 Golden Group Reunion, Bulldog Band Reunion, BOLD (Bulldogs of the Last Decade) Reunion with more to be added.

We're working to make 2016 Homecoming as memorable as your time at Texas Lutheran. Check back regularly for updates.

Schedule for Friday, October 7

10:00 a.m.

Chapel Service - Weinert Memorial, Chapel of the Abiding Presence

11:30 a.m.

51st Annual TLU Homecoming Golf Tournament - Starcke Park
Lunch at 11:30 a.m., Tee-Off at 12:30 p.m.

1:30 p.m.

Bulldog Investment Company Guest Speaker. – Dunne Conference Center, Tschoepe Hall

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Bulldog Ball: Reunion Happy Hour - Jackson Park

This event is hosted by the Alumni Association Board of Directors and the Dirty River Dixie Band will provide entertainment. Bar-B-Q will be provided by Mark Westerholm ’85 and drinks will be available for purchase.

9:00 p.m.

Bulldog Pep Rally - Bulldog Stadium

Schedule for Saturday, October 8

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Information Desk Open - Alumni Student Center

10:00 a.m.

Homecoming Chapel Service - Weinert Memorial, Chapel of the Abiding Presence

10:00 a.m.

Gates open at Jackson Park for Tailgating until 11 p.m.

View the Tailgate Policy

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Band Reunion Breakfast and Fine Arts Presentation- Jackson Auditorium

A light breakfast followed by an informational presentation on what has been occurring at Texas Lutheran and on impending upgrades to the Fine Arts.

10:30 a.m. -11:45 a.m.

Theology, Philosophy, Classical Languages Reunion- Tschoepe 130

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Golden Group Lunch- Dunne Conference Room- Tschoepe Hall

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Band Reunion Practice - Shuech Fine Arts

Those band alumni wishing to play instruments with the current TLU band will have this time to practice with Band Director Prof. Bronk and the Hounds of Sound. 

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Alumni Board Meeting- ASC Conference Rooms A/B

1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Reunion- Location TBD

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Bulldogs of the Last Decade (BOLD) Reunion Lunch - Jackson Park

1:00 p.m- 2:00 p.m.

TLU Athletics Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor Lunch- Timmerman Room- Hein Dining Hall

A lunch for the Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor recipients will be helped in the Timmeraman Room followed by the Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor ceremony. 

2:00 p.m.

TLU Athletics Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor Ceremony - Timmerman Room- Hein Dining Hall 
Honorees TBA

2:00 p.m.

Alumni Men's Basketball Game

Alumni vs. Alumni Basketball game at 2 p.m. in Memorial Gymnasium. Spectators are encouraged as not everyone has to play to enjoy the game. 

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Bulldog Tailgate - Jackson Park, across from Bulldog Stadium
There will be music and games all over the tailgate area. There will be countless tailgate spots with free food, as well as the Alumni Board showing off their grilling skills! Countless Affinity groups will be having reunions during this time as well!!!
Gates open at Jackson Park for Tailgating at 10:00 a.m.

2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Black Student Union Reunion Tailgate- Jackson Park

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Biology, Chemistry, Physics Reunion Tailgate - Jackson Park, across from Bulldog Stadium

6:00 p.m.

Football vs. Trinity - Bulldog Stadium

7:00 p.m.

GAYLA - Fritz House

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Chamber Orchestra Kremlin U.S. Tour Concert

February 20, 2016 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Front Row 2016 with Verne Lundquist and Charles Barkley

February 23, 2016 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Great Give 2016

March 3, 2016

Dramatic Media Production: Salvation Road

March 4, 2016 - March 6, 2016 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Dramatic Media Production: The Moving Pictures Project

April 1, 2016 - April 2, 2016 7:30pm - 9:30pm

TLU Spanish Contest 2016

April 2, 2016 7:30 am - 5:00 pm