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Homecoming

Candice A recital
Dinner Theatre at the Grove Amphitheater
October 29 | 6:30 p.m.

Presented by the School of Communication and Performing Arts, grab dinner from area food trucks and enjoy a performance at the newly constructed Grove Amphitheater. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy musical selections from members of the School of Communication and Performing Arts.  

Golden Blazer
Homecoming Awards Chapel
October 29 | 10:00 a.m.

Every year, the University family gathers in Baker Chapel to honor alumni and friends of the University who have served ETBU in various capacities. Each year, we induct a new class of Golden Blazers, recognize the 50-year reunion class, and honor six alumni for their contributions to their alma mater or society. There is an honoree luncheon immediately following Chapel in Ornelas Student Center. 

Breakfast
Late Night Breakfast
October 29 | 9:15 p.m.

There isn't anything better than breakfast for dinner! Enjoy some pancakes while you fellowship with your fellow Tiger Alumni in Bennett Student Commons. 

Reunions
Decade Reunion Brunches
October 30 | 10:00 a.m.

Whether you graduated 50 years ago or 10 years ago, we would love to welcome you back to the Hill. Enjoy complimentary brunch with your fellow Tiger Alumni in the Ornelas Student Center to celebrate your 10, 25, 40 or 50-year reunion. 

Family Carnival
Tiger Family Carnival and Tailgating
October 30 | 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Join us in The Grove for a free and fun time for the whole family. There will be bounce houses, games, and a free lunch. Enjoy spending time with friends before finding your seats at Ornelas Stadium to cheer on the Tigers. 

Football
Tiger Football
October 30 | 1:00 p.m.

After you enjoy lunch in The Grove, cheer on the Tigers in an exciting Homecoming match up against Texas Lutheran University. There will be additional Homecoming awards presented at halftime. 

Homecoming 2021
Friday, October 29, 2021
8:00am
Registration

Ornelas Student Center

10:00am
Homecoming Chapel | Golden Blazer & Golden Lightkeeper Ceremony

Baker Chapel, Rogers Spiritual Life Center

11:30am
Homecoming Awards & Golden Lightkeeper Luncheon honoring the Class of 1970 and 1971

Woods/Cornish Great Room, Ornelas Student Center For the Class of 1970 and 1971, Homecoming Awardees, Golden Blazers, and their families

2:00pm
Campus Tours

Ornelas Student Center

5:00pm
ETBU Women’s Soccer vs. Howard Payne University

Cornish Field

6:00pm
ETBU Volleyball vs. Hardin-Simmons University

Ornelas Gymnasium, Dean Healthplex

6:00pm
Food Trucks at the Grove

The Grove

6:30pm
Dinner Theatre at the Grove Amphitheater Presented by the School of Communication and Performing Arts

The Grove Amphitheater 

7:30pm
ETBU Men’s Soccer vs. LeTourneau University

Cornish Field

8:30pm
Tiger Pep Rally & Fireworks

Ornelas Stadium

9:00pm
Fireworks

Ornelas Stadium

9:15pm
Late Night Breakfast

Bennett Student Commons

Saturday, October 30, 2021
8:00am
Registration

Ornelas Student Center

10:00am
Tiger Family Carnival & Tailgating (until 1:00 P.M.)

The Grove

10:00am
Reunions

1970s Decade Reunion: 1970 & 1971 Honor Classes | Woods Great Room, Ornelas Student Class
1980s Decade Reunion: 1980 & 1981 Honor Classes | Cornish Great Room, Ornelas Student Center
1990s Decade Reunion: 1995 & 1996 Honor Classes | Calvert Meeting Room, Ornelas Student Center
2000s Decade Reunion: 2005 & 2006 Honor Classes | Huffman Activities Area, Ornelas Student Center
2010s Decade Reunion: 2010 & 2011 Honor Classes | Huffman Activities Area, Ornelas Student Center
Craig Hall Open House and School of Professional Studies Alumni Reunion | Craig Hall

10:30am
Tiger Tales: Story Time with Toby & Tabby

Jarrett Library

11:30am
Tiger Walk

The Grove
Cheer the ETBU Tiger Football Team to Victory!

1:00pm
ETBU vs. Texas Lutheran University

Ornelas Stadium

Contact Information

Name/Title Division Phone
Dr. Scott Bryant
Vice President
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