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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

5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Dinner- Suehs Room, Hein Dining 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 food and drinks will be available for purchase. The Dirty River Dixie Band will provide entertainment. 

7:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

TLU Band Concert - Jackson Auditorium

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.

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

Theology, Philosophy, Classical Languages Reunion- Tschoepe 130

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Band Reunion Brunch and Fine Arts Presentation- Shuech Fine Arts

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

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

Golden Group Lunch- Dunne Conference Room- Tschoepe Hall

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

Band Reunion Practice - Shuech Fine Arts- Band Hall

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

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

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

A lunch for the Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor recipients will be held in the Timmerman Room followed by the Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor Ceremony. Hall of Fame honorees are: 1976 AIAW National Championship Volleyball Team, Aaron Crais `06, Nicole Albrecht `01, and Tommy Stolhandske `05. Wall of Honor honorees are Charles B. `77 and Doris Franks. 

1:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.

Class of 1966 Reunion- Dunne Conference Room- Tschoepe Hall

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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

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.

Class of 1976 Reunion Tailgate

Join your former Homecoming King and Queen Ed Horne and Nancy Novosad Schkade at the Bulldog Tailgate to celebrate your 40th Class Reunion. 

- 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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