Homecoming Schedule



2017 Homecoming Preliminary Schedule
Check back often for updates!

The Registration Desk at the McGriff Alumni House will be open
Thursday, Noon - 5 p.m.,
Friday,  8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
and Saturday, 8 a.m. - Noon

BACK THIS YEAR!

You asked for it, you got it!
SEWANEE TAXI VAN SERVICE

***Just for ALUMNI***

When you need a ride to/from Sewanee and Monteagle,
call the dispatch number (provided at registration)
Friday and Saturday until 1:30 a.m.

HOMECOMING 2017


The REGISTRATION DESK at the McGriff Alumni House will be open Thursday, Noon – 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday, 8 a.m. – Noon.

 

Thursday, Nov. 2

8 a.m. Rotary breakfast meeting at the Sewanee Inn. For all alumni rotarians—join the local club for their regular meeting.

8:30 a.m. Morning prayer at St. Augustine’s Chapel.

8:30–10 a.m. Campus tour and information session for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending Homecoming with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission.

9:30 & 11 a.m. Back to the classroom Dust off your gown and join current Sewanee students as alumni are invited to sit in on one of the regularly scheduled academic classes.

noon–5 p.m. Registration at the McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for Homecoming. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and Homecoming gift!

noon–9 p.m. Hospitality center at the McGriff Alumni House. Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home.

2–3:30 p.m. Campus tour and information session for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending Homecoming with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission.

4 p.m. Evening prayer at St. Augustine’s Chapel.

Friday, Nov. 3

8 a.m.–6 p.m. Registration at the McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for Homecoming. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and Homecoming gift!

Gown library collection The Order of Gownsmen is starting a “Gown Library” for gownsmen who cannot afford the gowns sold at the bookstore. The O.G. is also looking for alumni willing to hand down their gown and pass on one of Sewanee’s best traditions! If you want to put your old gown to good use, please donate it to the Gown Library. Feel free to include a note with your contact information or sharing what your gown means to you, so that the gownsman who receives it will be able to thank you directly. Donation drop will be at the Homecoming registration desk all weekend in McGriff Alumni House.

8 a.m.–9 p.m. Hospitality Center at the McGriff Alumni House. Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home.

8, 9, 10, & 11 a.m. Back to the classroom Dust off your gown and join current Sewanee students as alumni are invited to sit in on one of the regularly scheduled academic classes. Class schedule will be posted here when available.

8:30 a.m. Morning prayer at St. Augustine’s Chapel.

9–10:30 a.m. Campus tour and information session for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending Homecoming with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission.

10:30 a.m. First annual alumni softball game for all softball alumni and their families. Softball field.

1–2:30 p.m. Alumni hike on Caldwell Rim Trail in the upper reaches of Lost Cove. Come hike Sewanee’s newest trail and get a glimpse of the University’s recently-acquired property. To meet for the hike, follow signs to the trail beginning behind the Sewanee Market. (Turn left on Lake O’Donnell Road, turn right on Bob Stewman Road and go to the end for parking). Guided by favorite Professors.

1:30–4 p.m. Open house at the Ralston Listening Library, upstairs, duPont Library.

2–3:30 p.m. Campus tour and information session for high school students and families. As a Sewanee alumnus or alumna, you know a great deal about the University, but if you have college-bound children attending Homecoming with you, plan to attend one of the campus tours and information sessions sponsored by the Office of Admission.

3 p.m. University and Sewanee cemeteries tour led by James Gipson, C’66, and Assistant University Historian Professor Jerry Smith.  Meet at the corner of Georgia Avenue and Kennerly Lane.

3:30–6 p.m. Reception for forestry, geology, and natural resources alumni, family, and friends in Snowden Atrium.

4 p.m. Carillon tour in historic Shapard Tower. Get a bird’s eye view of the Sewanee campus with this informative tour.

4 p.m. Evening prayer at St. Augustine’s Chapel.

5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty at the heated and lighted alumni tent. Catch up with your favorite professors at this popular event.

Class reunion parties begin at 7 p.m. See your class year reunion schedule for times and locations.

7:30 p.m. Movie at the Sewanee Union Theater.

9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted alumni tent. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, Nov. 4

7:30 a.m. Fun Run for Alumni beginning at McGriff Alumni House. Start the day with a 5 K to the Cross and back.

8 a.m.–noon Registration at the McGriff Alumni House on Georgia Avenue. Make this your first stop on the Domain for Homecoming. Pick up your registration packet with your nametag, a schedule of events, list of attendees, maps, and Homecoming gift! Pick-up for pre-registered alumni will be self-serve after noon.

8 a.m.–9 p.m. Hospitality Center at the McGriff Alumni House. Hang out between events or just drop in to relax during the day. We’ll have refreshments, restroom facilities, and a great atmosphere to make you feel right at home. We’ll have the national football games showing so hang out here between events.

9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

11 a.m.–1 p.m. Reunion brunch honoring Carey Fellows and Beecken Scholarssponsored by the Babson Center for Global Commerce at the Social Lodge.

11 a.m.–1 p.m. Delta Tau Delta alumni luncheon and open house at the Delt House. Come meet the active chapter and enjoy a light lunch. Families are welcome.

11 a.m.–1 p.m. Alpha Tau Omega alumni luncheon and open house at the ATO House. Come meet the active chapter and enjoy a light lunch. Families are welcome.

11:15 a.m. (following the all alumni celebration) Past Presidents’ Meeting of the Associated Alumni, Regents’ Room.

11:30 a.m. Pre-game tailgate party with live music at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

11:30 a.m. Young alumni tailgate party with live music under the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House.

12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game. Follow the marching band in oldest to youngest class order. When the marching band starts, it’s time to lineup!

1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College at Hardee McGee Field. 

1:30 p.m. The concession stand at the football field is run by Housing Sewanee Inc.—Sewanee’s version of Habitat for Humanity. Proceeds go directly to purchase building materials for client homes. Please stop by during Homecoming and buy a delicious hotdog and Coke.

1:30 p.m. YSR Club hospitality tent Stop by the YSR Club 
tent during the football game and learn about the exciting news about athletics at Sewanee.

1:30 p.m. Carillon tour in historic Shapard Tower. Get a bird’s eye view of the Sewanee campus with this informative tour.

4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

5 p.m. Kappa Sigma alumni reunion at University Archives.

7–9 p.m. Are you single? We are having a party just for you! Saturday night, we are having a SINGLES’ PARTY for alumni age 30 and older. No pressure—just food, drink, and mingling! 

7:30 p.m. Movie at the Sewanee Union Theater.

9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

9 p.m. Coffee Café at Stirling’s Coffee House on Georgia Avenue. Enjoy premium coffee and late night treats.

Sunday, Nov. 5

8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

8–noon McGriff Alumni House will be open for your convenience.

9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (within All Saints’ Chapel).

11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

6:30 p.m. Growing in Grace (informal eucharist) All Saints’ Chapel.

REUNION EVENTS

EXORNATI

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty at the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Exornati party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice at the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 9 a.m. Breakfast on the Quad. Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find the Exornati banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game tailgate party with live music at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field

Saturday, 4:30–6 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Exornati dinner at the Sewanee Inn with the 50th reunion class.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party, at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event.

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints’).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.


CLASS OF 1957 – 60TH REUNION

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class of 1957 reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game tailgate party with live music at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Class of 1957 gathering at the Sewanee Inn, with the 50th Reunion.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints’).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1962 – 55TH REUNION

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty at the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class of 1962 reunion party. 

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice at the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music. The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game tailgate party with live music at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Class of 1962 gathering at Founders’ Hall at the Sewanee Inn, with the 50th Reunion.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints’).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1967 – 50TH REUNION

 

Friday, 10 a.m. 50th reunion driving tour of campus Meet the shuttles behind Fulford Hall.

Friday 5 p.m. All alumni welcome home reception under the heated and lighted tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7 p.m. Class reunion cocktail reception at Chen Hall, the home of Vice-Chancellor John and Bonnie McCardell. 607 University Avenue.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. The Class of 1967 will be initiated as Exornati.

Saturday, 50th class reunion picture immediately following the all alumni celebration, in front of All Saints’ Chapel, rain location the Nave Altar.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game. Fiftieth reunion class will be toward the beginning of the parade. When the marching band begins, it’s time to line up!

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

Saturday, 6:30 p.m. 50th class reunion banquet at Founders’ Hall at the Sewanee Inn.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

 Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9 a.m. Farewell breakfast for Class of 1967 at McClurg Dining Hall balcony.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints’).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1972 – 45TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1977 – 40TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party at the Sewanee home of Theresa Shackelford, C' 77.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted alumni tent next to McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 7:00 Class Reunion Party at the Sewanee home of Jan and Joe, C'77, DeLozier.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post game barbeque and concert
 under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. 

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1982 – 35TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs.Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. 

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1987 – 30TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized.

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. 

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1992 – 25TH REUNION

 

Thursday, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Class reunion kick-off party.

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion banquet in Founders’ Hall at the new Sewanee Inn. 

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade and Class of 1992 tailgate party Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game. End up at the Class of 1992 tent at the French House for a tailgate party. This can be a gathering spot before the game and during halftime. Enjoy the tent and refreshments until the end of halftime (the next party begins shortly after yours).

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members at St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 1997 – 20TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Sure to be a highlight!

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (inside All Saints).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 2002 – 15TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice under the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Millsaps College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Sure to be a highlight!

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (within All Saints’ Chapel).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 2007 – 10TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 7–9 p.m. Class reunion party.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Sure to be a highlight!

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (within All Saints’ chapel).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

CLASS OF 2012 – 5TH REUNION

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty in the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Pre-game all alumni party at the alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Come gather before the parade for this tailgate party.

Saturday, 12:45 p.m. Homecoming parade Find your class banner and join your classmates on Georgia Avenue to march to the game.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–6:30 p.m. Class reunion party with live music.

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (within All Saints’ Chapel).

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

YOUNG ALUMNI REUNION – CLASSES 2013 – 2017

 

Friday, 5–7 p.m. Welcome home reception for alumni and faculty at the heated and lighted alumni tent next to the McGriff Alumni House. See your favorite professors at this popular event.

Friday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni dance with live music by Entice. Dance the night away at this popular event! You won’t want to miss the brass section of these fantastic performers!

Saturday, 9 a.m. Bluegrass breakfast on the Quad Join your class for a picnic breakfast complete with mimosas and live music! The fun will continue as we process by class into All Saints’ for the all alumni celebration.

Saturday, 10 a.m. All alumni celebration in All Saints’ Chapel. Join fellow alumni for the presentation of of alumni awards and class reunion gifts and to hear remarks from Vice-Chancellor John McCardell. Meet this year’s award winners. Alumni who have reached the Founders’ Challenge (25 years of giving) will be recognized. 

Saturday, 11:30 a.m. Young alumni reunion at the Alumni Homecoming tent near McGriff Alumni House.

Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Homecoming football game vs. Centre College. Hardee McGee Field.

Saturday, 4:30–7 p.m. All alumni post-game barbeque and concert under alumni tent near the McGriff Alumni House with live music. Sure to be a highlight!

Saturday, 9 p.m.–midnight All alumni DJ party at the McGriff Alumni House. Dance the night away at this popular event!

Sunday, 8 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Memorial service for alumni, faculty, staff, and community members in St. Augustine’s Chapel (within All Saints’ chapel)

Sunday, 11 a.m. Holy Eucharist at All Saints’ Chapel.

 

RESTAURANTS AND SHOPS

Sewanee

Crossroads (931.598.9988) Singaporean Cuisine, Wed.–Sat. 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. and 5:30–8:30 p.m.

IvyWild (931.598.9000) Upscale dining. Located behind the Sewanee Market at 36 Ball Park Road. Open Thurs.–Sun. evenings. Seating 5–9 p.m.

Shenanigans Restaurant (931.598.1885) Open Mon.–Wed. 11 a.m.–11:30 p.m., Thurs.–Sat. 11 a.m.–11:45 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–
9 p.m.

Stirling’s Coffee House (931.598.1885) Open Mon.–Sun. 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Blue Chair Bakery (931.598.5434) Open Mon.–Sat. 7 a.m.–
6 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.–2 p.m.

Blue Chair Tavern (931.598.5434) Open Mon.–Thurs. 4–10:30 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.–11:30 pm., Sun. 11 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Tiger Bay Pub (931.598.1140) Mon.–Sat. 5 p.m.–2 a.m., Sun. 11:30 a.m.–11 p.m.

Monteagle and Tracy City

café 135 (931.924.4135) Thurs.–Fri. 10:30 a.m.–7 p.m.

Depot Café (931.924.2233) Thurs.–Sun. 6:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Mi Casa Mexican Restaurant (931.924.5550)

Monteagle Inn B&B (931.924.3869) Join us for breakfast
8–10 a.m. during the weekend. Reservations preferred.

Mountain Goat Market Food & Grocery (931.924.2727) Tues.–Sat. 9 a.m.–9 p.m.

Papa Ron’s (931.924.3355) Mon.–Fri. 11 a.m.–9 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

The Smokehouse (800.489.2091) Breakfast served all day. Full dinner menu.

Dave’s Modern Tavern (931.924.8363) Wed.–Thurs. 4:30–8:30 p.m., Fri. 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m. and 4:30–9:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

High Point (931.924.4600) Sun.–Thurs. 5–9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 5–10 p.m. Reservations recommended.

Tea on the Mountain (931.592.4832) Traditional tea service.

Talullah’s Wine Lounge at the Monteagle Inn (931.924.3869) Reservations recommended.

Dutch Maid Bakery (931.592.3171) Café and bakery open Mon.–Sat. 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.–3 p.m.

The Lunch Box (931.592.4663) Take-out

La Ranchera Mexican Restaurant (931.592.5111)

Also: Hardee’s, Pizza Hut, Waffle House, Subway, Sonic, McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Dunkin’ Donuts, and Shan Chinese Buffet.

Cowan and Winchester

Fiesta Mexican Grill (931.962.9939). Sun.–Thurs. 11 a.m.–
9:30 p.m., Fri.–Sat. 11 a.m.–10 p.m.

Arezzo’s (931.962.8680) Italian cuisine.

John T’s BBQ (931.967.9600) American roadhouse.

San Miguel Coffee Company (931.967.9197) Coffee, pastries, lunch.

Scalywags Uptown Grill (931.967.9302)

Rafael’s Italian Restaurant (931.962.4997)

SHOPS AND GALLERIES

The Lemon Fair (931.598.5248) Whimsical gifts. thelemonfair.com.

Locals Art Gallery (931.598.0400) Call for hours or appt.

Taylor’s Mercantile (931.598.5893) Flowers and gifts.

Hallelujah Pottery (931.924.0141) Hand thrown pottery.

Mountain Outfitters (931.924.4100) Apparel and outdoor gear. Mon.–Sun. 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Email: outfitting@gmail.com.

CVS Monteagle (931.924.2341) Pharmacy.

Mooney’s Market and Emporium (931.924.7400) Fresh and local products “mini Green Life.”

Henry Flury and Sons Market (931.592.5661) Oldest general store in the area, established 1910.

The Marugg Company (931.592.5042) Call for hours or
tour appointment. Oldest scythe handle factory in the USA, established 1873.

Questions:
Call the Alumni Relations Office at 931.598.1633 or email alumni@sewanee.edu