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Homecoming 2003 Schedule of Events,
Oct. 24-26

Carnegie Mellon will celebrate the talent, creativity and energy of its alumni during Homecoming 2003, Oct. 24-26. Special programs are scheduled throughout the weekend, as well as all the Homecoming favorites—college receptions, reunion events, performances, the football game and building tours.

The following schedule outlines the numerous events that will take place during Homecoming.

Friday, October 24

10-11 a.m., Class of 1953 Medallion Ceremony, Rangos Hall, University Center (UC)

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Golden & Platinum Anniversary Luncheon, Rangos Hall, UC

Noon-2 p.m., "Author's Luncheon" ($18), Hunt Library, 4th Floor. Featuring Sharon Freeman, Anthony Butts and Kiron Skinner

2-4 p.m., Margaret Morrison Carnegie College Tea, Alumni Concert Hall, CFA

3:30-6 p.m., CIT Homecoming Reception, Singleton Room, Roberts Engineering Hall

4-6 p.m., Physics Reception, 7423 Wean Hall

4:30-6 p.m., Business Administration "Life After Carnegie Mellon" Reception, Location TBA

4-6 p.m., Mathematical Sciences Reception, 6220 Wean Hall

6-8 p.m., Schools of Art & Design Receptions, Miller Gallery, Purnell Center

4:15 p.m., Conversation with William W. Cooper, the Heinz School's First Dean, Location TBA

4:30-6:30 p.m., GSIA Alumni B**rs with Current MBA Students and Faculty, Location TBA

4:30-5:30 p.m., Philharmonic Concert ($5), Carnegie Music Hall

5:30-7 p.m., School of Music Reception, Alumni Concert Hall, CFA

5:30 p.m., Heinz School Reception with Deans, Faculty and Administrators, Location TBA

6-8 p.m., School of Art, Faculty Exhibit Opening, Miller Gallery, Purnell Center

6-7:30 p.m., Welcome Back Dinner, Wiegand Gym, UC

7-8:30 p.m., Alumni Awards, Rangos, UC

7 p.m., Scotch 'n' Soda Performance: "Dumped!" ($5), McConomy Aud., UC

8 p.m., Gilbert & Sullivan's "Yeomen of the Guard" ($15), Kresge Theater, CFA

8-11 p.m., "Look Who's Here!" Party ($5), Schatz Dining Room, UC

8:30-10 p.m., "Welcome Back in Black" Bid Whist/Spades Tournament, Location TBA

Saturday, October 25

8:30-10:15 a.m., Class of 1963 Breakfast, Location TBA

9:15-10:15 a.m., The History of Scotch 'n' Soda, Location TBA

9-10:15 a.m., GSIA "State of the Union" Address, Dean Kenneth Dunn and John Mather

9:15-10:15 a.m., Biotechnology at Carnegie Mellon, with Professor Alan Waggoner, Location TBA

9:15-10:15 a.m., A Behind the Scenes Visit with Elizabeth Bradley, Head of The School of Drama, Rauh Studio Theater, Purnell Center

9-10:15 a.m., The Complete Guide to Carnegie Mellon Buildings and Campus Plans (abridged), Hunt Library. Presented by Martin Aurand, University Libraries

9:30-10:45 a.m., Heinz School Seminars, Location TBA

10:30 a.m.-Noon, President's Address, McConomy Auditorium, UC

Noon-1:30 p.m., Homecoming Lunch, Wiegand Gym, UC

Noon-1:30 p.m., GSIA Picnic Lunch, Location TBA

Noon, School of Architecture Lunch, Location TBA

Noon, "Business Networking and Lunch," with Candace Matthews, E'81, President of Soft Sheen/Carson, a division of L'Oreal ($18), Schatz Dining Room, UC

Noon, Heinz School Dean's Address, Location TBA

1:30-5 p.m., Reunion Discussion Groups, Location TBA

1:30-2:30 p.m., Carnegie Mellon's Entertainment Technology Center (ETC), at the ETC, Second Avenue

2 p.m., Football Game: Carnegie Mellon Tartans vs. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Engineers, Gesling Stadium

2-3 p.m., Class of 1978 "Everything New Since You Were Here" Tour, Conducted by Paul Tellers, University Architect

3 p.m., Scotch 'n' Soda performance: "Dumped!" ($5), McConomy Aud., UC

4-6 p.m., Chi Omega Reception, Location TBA

4-6 p.m., Delta Upsilon Alumni Reception, Location TBA

4-6 p.m., Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) Reception, 4902 Forbes Avenue, Room 234

4-6 p.m., Kiltie Band Clan Reception, Location TBA

4-6 p.m., Phi Kap Reception, Location TBA

4-5 p.m., Class Correspondents Reception, Location TBA

5-6:30 p.m., 1963 MMS Cocktail Mixer, Danforth Lounge, UC

5-8:30 p.m., Scotch 'n' Soda 65th Reunion Celebration & Dinner ($37), Rangos 1, UC

5:30-9:30 p.m., Platinum Reunion Reception & Dinner ($35), Rangos 2 & 3, UC

6-12 p.m., CMBAA 20th Anniversary Celebration at the Rivers Club ($45)

6:30-9:30 p.m., Class of 1953 Reunion Reception & Dinner ($35), Schatz Dining Room, UC

6:30-10 p.m., Class of 1963 Reunion Reception and Dinner ($45), Activities Room, UC

6:30-10 p.m., Class of 1968 Reunion Reception & Dinner ($40), Singleton Room, Roberts Engineering Hall

7-11 p.m., Class of 1978 Reunion Reception & Dinner ($42), Alumni Concert Hall, CFA

6-9 p.m., GSIA Alumni Reunion Dinner, Pittsburgh Golf Club

7 p.m., An Evening at Pittsburgh's Hot Spots

7 p.m., Scotch 'n' Soda Performance: "Dumped!" ($5), McConomy Aud., UC

8 p.m., Gilbert & Sullivan's "Yeomen of the Guard" ($15), Kresge Theater, UC

Sunday, October 26

9-9:45 a.m., Class of 1963 Reunion Convene, Location TBA

9-9:45 a.m., CMBAA Praise & Worship Service, Wright-Rogal Chapel, UC

10 a.m.-Noon, Homecoming Farewell Brunch, Rangos Hall, UC

11 a.m., Alumni Executive Board Meeting, Location TBA

2:30 p.m. Gilbert & Sullivan's "Yeomen of the Guard" ($15), Kresge Theater, UC

This schedule reflects many, but not all, of the exciting events scheduled for Homecoming weekend. For a complete list of activities, visit the Homecoming Web site at www.cmu.edu/alumni/news-evts/homecoming/index.html.


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