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SSU Homecoming | Alumni & Family Weekend 2019
 
 

SSU Homecoming
Alumni + Family Weekend

October 11 + 12, 2019

 
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Save the Date

Homecoming 2019 dates have been announced!

We welcome you to join us October 11 + 12, 2019 for the festivities.

We can't wait to see you!

 

 

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Friday, October 11


 

Show Your Shawnee Spirit

All Day Friday | SSU Campus

Shawnee State students, staff & faculty show your Shawnee State spirit by wearing Blue and Gray on Friday. Also, offices, areas and organizations can decorate campus to show your Bear Pride. Shawn E. Bear will judge for the most spirited office for a prize.

Golf Outing

5 pm Friday | Elks Country Club

Shawnee State alumni, parents and students can golf 9-holes at the Elks Country Club.

Interested in playing? Contact Jeff Hamilton at jhamilton@shawnee.edu or (740) 351-3393.

Sponsored by Shawnee State Athletics. 

Pep Rally Bonfire

7-9 pm Friday | By Daehler Tennis Center

Shawnee State students, family and alumni come show your spirit at our second annual Pep Rally Bonfire.

Sponsored by Student Life.

 

Saturday, September 29


 

Shawnee Showcase Day

8:30 am–2 pm Saturday | SSU Campus

Shawnee Showcase Day in an exciting Saturday event that lets high school juniors and seniors explore campus and all it has to offer on their terms!

Pick the sessions that excite you and talk to our student volunteers! At the conclusion, stay and help us celebrate Homecoming.

Learn more about Shawnee Showcase Day

Hosted by Admissions.

Dental Hygiene Alumni Day

8 am–2 pm Saturday | Flohr Lecture Hall

Shawnee State’s Dental Hygiene Program will be hosting their annual Dental Hygiene Alumni Day. 

Shawnee State Tailgate + Carnival

11 am–5 pm Saturday | Shawnee Turf

Join us for our second annual Tailgate and enjoy good food, refreshments, games and a good time.

A Reunion Years Tent, Alumni Spirit Shop, Bear Club Hospitality Tent, and Manufacturing on the Go will be present.

Food vendors include Scioto Ribber, Gatti’s Pizza and Kona Ice. Entertainment provided by DJ Drew Carter. Inflatables and games for all ages will be on hand and SSU Beer Garden for those of age.

Mingle with alumni, faculty, friends and students while cheering on your SSU Bears. 

Sponsored by the SSU Alumni Association.

 

Homecoming Parade

12 pm Saturday | SSU Campus

Shawnee State students, family, alumni and Portsmouth Community join us for our second annual Homecoming Parade. Watch floats, student organizations & clubs, student-athletes, Shawn E. Bear, Buster the Plastics’ Robot and much more march through campus.

Interested in being in the parade? Contact Tiffany Hartman at (740) 351-3315 or thartman@shawnee.edu

Women’s Soccer vs. Pikeville

1 pm Saturday | Shawnee Turf

Cheer on the women’s team as they face the University of Pikeville in MSC Conference action.

Homecoming Coronation

3 pm Saturday | Shawnee Turf

The 2019-20 Homecoming Royalty will be announced. Before Coronation we will recognize and honor Fraternity and Sorority Life Alumni.

Sponsored by Student Life and the SSU Alumni Association. 

 

Men’s Soccer vs. Pikeville

3:30 pm Saturday | Shawnee Turf

Cheer on the men’s team as they face the University of Pikeville in MSC Conference action.

Men’s Basketball Alumni Game

5 pm Saturday | Waller Gymnasium

All past Shawnee State men’s basketball players will take the court again in the annual Shawnee State Alumni Men’s Basketball Game.

Interested in playing contact Head Coach Delano Thomas at dthomas2@shawnee.edu or (740) 351-3250.

Alumni Soccer Game

5:30 pm Saturday | Shawnee Turf

All past Shawnee State men’s and women’s soccer players will take the field again in the annual Shawnee State Alumni Soccer Game.

 

Homecoming Dance

10 pm Saturday | Morris University Center

Shawnee State students come out for the annual Homecoming Dance. Dance, mingle and have a good time.