Stockton Homecoming 2012 Begins Thursday
Events are mostly free and open to the public.
It's Homecoming Weekend at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.
Festivites begin Thursday morning, Oct. 4, with the Career Fair and continue through Sunday, Oct. 7. Events are open to the public and mostly free.
For more information, please visit www.stockton.edu/homecoming. The following is the lineup of Homecoming events, as provided by Stockton College:
Thursday Oct. 4
Career Fair: 10 am – 2 p.m. in the Campus Center Events Room
Stockton Art Gallery Open: 12:30 – 7 p.m. in L-Wing; adjacent to the Performing Arts Center
Stockton Myths and Legends: 8 – 10 p.m. in the Alton Auditorium
Campus Center Movie Night: “Ted”, 8:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Events Room
Friday, Oct. 5
Float Decorating Party: 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. in the North Parking Lot (across Vera King Farris Drive from Campus Police and Plant Management).
Stockton art Gallery Open: 12:30 – 7 p.m. in L-Wing; adjacent to the Performing Arts Center
Homecoming Parade: 4:30 p.m. Begins at Arts and Science Building Circle; ends at Housing 2/3 Quad
Pep Rally, Bonfire and Crowning of the Homecoming Queen and King: 5:30 p.m. at Housing 2/3 Quad. Rain location is the Stockton Sports Center
Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (ticketed event through Stockton Athletics Office): 6 p.m. in the Campus Center Events Room
Greek God and Goddess Pageant sponsored by Tri Sigma Sorority: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. $5 in advance, $7 at the door, at Alton Auditorium.
Saturday, Oct. 6
Campus Center Bookstore open: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Campus Center just off the Great Hall.
Alumni Breakfast and Annual Meeting: 10 a.m. in the Campus Center Meeting Room 5.
Parent and Family Association Reception and Brunch: 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. in the Campus Center Event Room
Men’s Alumni Soccer Game: 11 a.m. on Field 4
Homecoming Carnival: 12 - 4 p.m. in Parking Lot 5.
Women’s Alumni Soccer Game: 12:30 p.m. on Field 4
Men’s Soccer vs. Montclair: 1 p.m. at G. Larry James Stadium
Women’s Field Hockey vs. William Paterson: 2 p.m. at Barlow turf field
Women’s Soccer vs. New Jersey City, 3 p.m. at G. Larry James Stadium
America’s Got (Wasted) Talent: Aging With Relevance, Not Rocking Chairs (Sponsored by Stockton Center on Successful Aging): 3 – 4 p.m. in the Campus Center Meeting Room 5
Professional Achievement Awards Celebration and Faculty/Alumni Mixer: 4:30 – 6:30 in the Campus Center Board of Trustees Room.
Classical Musical Recital: 7 p.m. in the Campus Center Theatre
Sunday, Oct. 7
Stockton Alumni Legacy Fund 5K Run and Fun Walk (Registration fee): 9 a.m. at G. Larry James Stadium
Alumni Softball Game: 12 p.m. at softball field
12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Stockton Art Gallery Open: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. L-Wing adjacent to the Performing Arts Center
Delta Zeta’s 2nd Annual Walk for Juvenile Diabetes Research ($10 registration fee): 3 p.m. at G. Larry James Stadium