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Official 2014 IUP Homecoming Schedule of Events

All activities listed on this schedule are sponsored by recognized university and/or community organizations or businesses. Check back often for updates on the week’s events, which will take place October 9–October 12. 

Download a PDF of these activities, or install the IUP Mobile app on your phone to take the Homecoming calendar with you!

Thursday, October 9

TEN presents the Verge Campus Tour 2014 featuring Chance the Rapper
Festival and Activities, HUB, 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Special Appearance by Cast Member of MTV's
The Buried Life, HUB, 2:303:30 p.m.
Chance the Rapper, Kovalchick Concert, Ed Fry Arena, doors open at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: $15 for valid I-Card holder. $30 for general public. Tickets on sale at kovalchickcomplex.com, IUP Student Co-op Box Office, KCAC Box Office, and 1-800-298-4200.  

Friday, October 10

AACC Cultural Enrichment Night – Annual Homecoming Mexican Dinner and Salsa Dancing
6:00 p.m.
Cozumel Mexicano Restaurante

626 Philadelphia St.

Homecoming Bingo Hosted by BAACHUS
10:00 p.m.

Ohio Room, The HUB
Free food and great prizes! 

Saturday, October 11

Math/Science Alumni Breakfast
8:00–10:00 a.m.
Stright, 226

Alumnae Homecoming Tea
8:3010:00 a.m.
Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority Suite, 655 Church St.

For sisters of Alpha Sigma Tau.

Chemistry Department Open House
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
127 Weyandt Hall

Donuts and coffee served — complimentary

Department of Food and Nutrition
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Ackerman, 101
Visit with faculty and renew your department relationship! Refreshments provided.

Homecoming Parade 
10:00 a.m. 
Philadelphia Street 

Theme: “Board Games" 

Crimson Huddle Alumni and Friends Pregame Party and Kidz Karnival
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Kovalchick Complex

Tickets $15 for adults, $7 for children 3-12; Preregister online
Parking: $5 in lots along Wayne Avenue
Sponsored by the IUP Alumni Association and the Center for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine/Indiana Total Therapy.

Here is a list of Alumni Reunion Groups attending the Crimson Huddle: 

African American Cultural Center
Alpha Gamma Delta
Alpha Sigma Tau
Alpha Xi Delta
Classes of '09, '04, '89
College of Education and Educational Technology
College of Fine Arts
College of Health and Human Services
College of Humanities and Social Sciences Alumni
College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Alumni
Delta Gamma
Delta Phi Epsilon Christian Sorority
Eberly College of Business
Field Hockey Fan Club
Folkmen Friends and Family
Honors College Alumni
Hospitality Management Department Alumni
IUP Punxsutawney Regional Campus Alumni
Journalism Department Alumni
Kappa Delta
Kappa Sigma
Kappa Theta of Kappa Sigma HC
Music Department Alumni
Nursing and Allied Health Professional Alumni
Office of International Education
Phi Sigma Kappa
Rack Rally Reunion
Rice Reunion
Safety Science
Section J Alumni
Sig Phi Epsilon
Sigma Sigma Sigma 
Sigma Theta Tau - Zeta Lambda Chapter
Tau Kappa Epsilon

Volleyball Alumni
Zeta Tau Alpha

Homecoming Football Game 
2:00 p.m.  
IUP vs. Seton Hill, Miller Stadium, IUP  

Alumni can get a discounted football ticket by using the code "GALUM" at the KCAC Box office. Use this form to order in advance, or buy on game day at the box office. 

Tailgating 
During all home football games, the Stadium Lot South is the designated tailgating lot. Each slot is $5. In accordance with university policy, no alcoholic beverages are permitted.   

Field Hockey vs. Seton Hill  
7:00 p.m., Miller Stadium   

Folkmen Reunion Concert 
7:00 p.m.
Gorell Hall
Free Admission. Tickets will be available at the HUB and the Crimson Huddle. Handicapped parking will be available in front of Sutton Hall. A special reception will follow at Kipp Gallery. 

Homecoming Monte Carlo Night  
9:00 p.m.–2:00 a.m.  
Kovalchick Complex  

Celebrate Homecoming with casino games, prizes, dancing, food, movies, and fun! Tickets only $5, on sale at the Kolvalchick Complex Box office, Welcome Weekend, IUP Day, and the Center for Student Life in 303 Pratt Hall. Sponsored by the Center for Student Life. 

Sunday, October 12

IUP Homecoming Concert 
3:00 p.m. 
Fisher Auditorium, Performing Arts Center 

Tickets sold at the door starting 2:30 p.m.  

Through the Weekend

Shop the Co-op Store
Thur–Fri, 8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
Sat, 9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m. 
Sun, 11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m. 

Women’s Volleyball Tournament, PSAC Crossover, Memorial Field House
Fri:
11:30 a.m. — IUP vs. West Chester
2:00 p.m. Cheyney vs. California
5:00 p.m. West Chester vs. California
7:30 p.m. IUP vs. Cheyney

Sat: 
10:00 a.m. IUP vs East Stroudsburg
12:30 p.m. Kutztown vs. California
3:30 p.m. East Stroudsburg vs.California
6:00 p.m. IUP vs. Kutztown
 

Kipp Gallery: Songs, Sonnets, and Stolen Lines  
Sprowls Hall
Thur–Fri: 12:00–4:00  p.m.

Free admission  

University Museum: Irons: Functional Tools to Art Objects 
Sutton Hall
Thur: 12:00–7:30 p.m.,
Fri: 2:00–6:00 p.m.,
Sat: 12:00–4:00 p.m.

Free admission 

Jimmy Stewart Museum 
Philadelphia Street
Fri–Sat: 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Sun: 12:00–4:00 p.m. 


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