Come celebrate the 2014 Homecoming & Alumni Reunion Weekend here at NDC! We've got a ton of great events for you, your friends and family!
Friday, September 26
Homecoming Welcome Reception, 5-7 pm – Regina Hall
Welcome back! Join President Thomas Kruczek for a showcase of Regina's new spaces -- the renovated Academic Support Center and Nursing classrooms. You’ll also be treated to a short performance by some of NDC’s performing arts students.
Notre Dame Sing-a-Long, 7 pm – Great Room
We’ll be transforming the Great Room into a piano lounge for the evening. Come out and sing-a-long with your favorite classics from yesterday and today.
Wine & Beer Tasting 101, 7 pm – Administration Building – Foyer
Would you like know your pinot noir from your pinot grigio? Your porter from your pilsner? Join the fine folks from Heinen’s as we explore and learn the world of wine and beer. Cost: $10 per person, guest must be 21 or older to participate
Saturday, September 27
Falcon 5K Color Dash & Family Fun Run
Registration begins 8 am, 5 K begins at 9:30 am, Fun Run at 10 am – Meet in the Administration Building Foyer
Come out and stretch your legs for the first ever Falcon 5K Color Dash! See the beautiful campus and South Euclid while running through colorful clouds of blue and gold as part of this paint race.
Cost: $20 pre-registration for adults
$5 pre-registration for students and children 18 and under
Breakfast with the Brains, 10 am – The Great Room
Are you wondering what the academic curriculum is like today? Come engaged in a conversation with current NDC professors on the state of education today.
Tour of Cleveland, 10 am – Meet in the Administration Building Parking Lot
Take a tour of the latest and greatest Cleveland hot spots – from Notre Dame to University Circle, East 4th and Ohio City, see how much Cleveland has changed over the past decade. Cost: $25 per person
Tours of Campus, 10 am – 2 pm – Foyer
Come take a look at what’s changed since you were here at NDC. Tours will depart approximately every thirty minutes.
Women’s Soccer vs. Shepherd University, 10 am – Normandy Field
Theater for Kids, 11 am – Quinlivan Circle
A special, interactive production for children performed by the students enrolled in Notre Dame College’s performing arts program!
Kids Tailgate, 12 pm – Quinlivan Circle
Enjoy face painting, pom poms, sign making and fun skills challenges! Get pumped for the big game and wait to greet the players, cheerleaders and band as part of the Falcon Walk.
Adults Tailgate, 12 pm – Regina Hall Parking Lot
Come pick up some pom-poms and grab a pre-game snack from V & C Catering before the Homecoming Football Game.
Men’s Soccer vs. Shepherd University, 12 pm – Normandy Field
Homecoming Football Game, 2 pm – Mueller Field
Sip & Paint, 2:30 pm – Art Lab, Administration Building Second Floor
Design a masterpiece while sipping with your friends. No artistic skills necessary! Alumna Tina Meeks '11 will guide you in this fun experienc, where you'll get to take home a special piece of your own art!
Cost: $30 per person, includes art supplies, beer, wine and light hors d’oeuvres.
Victory Clambake, 5 pm – Notre Dame College Campus
The Clambake is back and it’ll be better than ever! We hope to celebrate several Falcon victories with this traditional fall classic. We’ll have:
- Fabulous food – meal options include a full clambake, just chicken, vegetarian and children’s options! We’ll also have a special dessert. Full clambake will include – a dozen clams, half a chicken, corn, sweet potatoes, cole slaw and non-alcoholic beverages. Wine and beer will be available for purchase.
- A beer garden
- Great raffle items!
- A, fun, interactive NDC scavenger hunt for all ages!
- Live entertainment!
- Tower Tours!
Sunday, September 28
Celebration Mass, 10 am – Christ the King Chapel
Join us for a Mass of Celebration and Remembrance for ALL Notre Dame College Alumni, with special recognition for our Reunion Classes.
Alumni Reunion Brunch, 11 am – The Great Room
It’s time for the 4’s and 9’s to shine. Take some time to recognize your classmates who graduated in years ending 4 and 9. At this brunch, we’ll relive the good old days and the College will present special gifts to all reunion class participants. Spouses and friends are more than welcome to join in the festivities.
Cost: $20 per person – All “Golden Classes” those classes celebrating a reunion of 50 years or more are complimentary for the reunion participant.
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Winners will be notified on Friday, September 19!