|Celebrate your Corsair Pride by wearing BLUE to this year’s Homecoming. We’ll be giving out a limited number of BLUE t-shirts at the alumni tent, but encourage all alumni to come wearing BLUE. |
Take a look at the schedule below and make plans to catch up with old friends back on campus. Please let us know you'll be attending using the button below so we can plan accordingly.
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No Problemo during Homecoming Weekend.
Friday, September 27
6 pm 26th Annual Corsair Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Tickets are $40 per person
Contact Trudy Costa at x8720 for tickets and more information
7-9 pm Wine Tasting [FREE] - University Club, MacLean Campus Center
Stop by the newly renovated University Club and sample some of the many wines produced right here in Dartmouth by Running Brook Vineyards. Running Brook wines are made from the New England's finest coastal grapes, exclusively grown in their own vineyards. These wines are exceptionally suited to the harvests of both the land and sea and best enjoyed with friends!
9-11 pm Fresh Five Pub Night [FREE] - New Bedford
A special event for our newest alumni from the classes of 2009-2013. We've negotiated a special UMass Dartmouth drink at each location. You by no means need to stay at any specific establishment, we have assigned classes simply to make meeting up with classmates easier. For more information or to help, contact Kelsey Barrows '10 or Joey Mello '13.
Class of 2009 - Slante (34 Union Street)
Class of 2010 - Rose Alley (94 Front Street)
Class of 2011 & 2012 - 908 (908 Purchase Street)
Class of 2013 - Hibernia (109 Williams Street)
Saturday, September 28
10:30-11:30 am RA Reunion [FREE] - Oak Glen Mutipurpose Room
11 am Alumni Women's Field Hockey game (contact Coach Castonguay-Maher)
Housing and Residential Education invites you to a RAlumni Reunion Reception. Join us for a special gathering of all current and past Resident Assistants before heading to the Alumni Tent. Come compare your weirdest duty night story, funniest lock out ever, best attended program, or your favorite staff bonding activity! We will also be hosting residence hall tours to your former floor, favorite res hall hang out, or the newest halls on campus. For more information, contact Lucinda Poudrier-Aaronson, Director of Housing and Residential Education.
11 am Volleyball vs. Plymouth State University & Husson University
11-1 pm OL Reunion [FREE] - University Club, MacLean Campus Center
12-4 pm Alumni Tent: Music, Beverages, Food and Fun [$5 - pay at the tent] - Outside Tripp Athletic Center
Calling all former Orientation Leaders. Join us for a continental breakfast in the newly renovated University Club before heading over to the Alumni Tent. For more information or to help, contact Gina Louis '07, Julia Golden '06, or Jennifer Granger '05.
Join us at the Alumni Tent located just outside Tripp for beverages, food, and fun. The tent will kick off at 12 noon and conclude when the football game begins at 4 pm. Your $5 admission grants you access to the bar and a complimentary BBQ. A limited number of BLUE t-shirts will be given away and everyone is encouraged to wear BLUE. Please note the bar will stop serving at 3:30 pm.
12-4 pm Campus Store Open
The campus store will be open from 12-4 inside the MacLean Campus Center. They will
also have a tent with merchandise next to the Alumni Tent from 1-4 pm.
All alumni receive a 15% discount on clothing.
12 noon Men's Soccer Corsairs vs. UMass Boston
1 pm Alumni Men's Basketball game (contact Coach Baptiste)
1 pm Alumni Men's Lacrosse game (contact Coach Mahoney)
1 pm Alumni Swimming and Diving Social (contact Coach Motta)
1 pm Women’s Tennis vs. UMass Boston
2 pm Alumni Women's Lacrosse game (contact Coach Booker)
4 pm Football Corsairs vs. Plymouth State
The UMass Dartmouth Football Program invites all football alumni to gather at the entrance gate to Cressy Field at 3:45 to be recognized and welcome the 2013 UMD Corsairs onto the Field.
Alcohol and pets are NOT permitted in Cressy Field. Please plan accordingly.
7-10 pm SMU Reception [FREE] - University Club, MacLean Campus Center
7-9 pm Class of 2003 10th Reunion [FREE] - Pour Farm Tavern (780 Purchase St., New Bedford)
Unfortunately, this event has been canceled. Contact the Alumni Office for additional information.
7-12 am Back at it BBQ [$5] - Francis Farms (27 Francis Farm Road)
After the Alumni Tent and football game, join us at the Pour Farm in New Bedford to reminisce about the good times we had at UMass Dartmouth. There will be complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. All classmates and their guests are welcome and encouraged to attend. For more information or to help, contact Kathy Lee Bradley '03.
Sunday, September 29
Come dance, sign, and catch up. Hosted by the Class of 2011, but all classes welcome. For more information contact Ashlee Mastrangelo '11 at firstname.lastname@example.org
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11-2pm Peer Health Educator (PHE) Reunion [FREE]
Office of Health Education, Promotion, & Wellness, Oak Glen 2nd floor Conference Room
Calling all current and former Peer Health Educators (PHEs)! Join us for
a brunch the day after our Homecoming victory, meet up with old
friends, make new friends, and share your fondest PHE memories. RSVP by Tuesday, September 24th.. For more information, contact Beth-Anne Vieira, Assistant Director of Health Services for Health Education & Promotion. RSVP to email@example.com
Check this web page (alumni.umassd.edu/homecoming) for updates,
Update your information so you are informed as things are finalized, and
Submit a class note so your friends who what you're up to.
BOOK YOUR HOTEL- Discounted room blocks are available at the following hotels:
Fairfield inn & Suites (185 MacArthur Dr., New Bedford) - use code UMHS
$159 King/Double, $169 Suite, call 774.634.2000 before August 30, 2013
Hampton Inn (53 Old Bedford Rd., Westport)
$119 King, call 508.675.8500 before September 13, 2013