Homecoming & Family Weekend 2019

Schedule of Events (as of 8/15/19)
Events and times subject to change.

To register for Homecoming & Family Weekend, click here.

 

 
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9

10:00-10:50am
HOMECOMING CHAPEL
Main Gym
Please join us for a time of worship led by one of our student-led worship teams and hear from our speaker, Ruth (Gilson) Fox '78, MAR '84
.  For 18 years, she and her husband, Chuck Fox MDiv '83 were missionaries in Thailand. Ruth is now the Regional Consultant for Education to Southeast Asia, India, China and Japan. All are welcome!



FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11

WINDOWS ON THE WORLD: 10:00-10:50am
McInnis Auditorium

Mark Goodson, a current EU doctoral candidate in the D.A. in Family and Marriage Therapy program

"Changing the Culture of Policing in the 21st Century”. 

 All are welcome!

 

HALL OF HONOR: 7:00pm
St. Davids Golf Club
Join us as we induct new members into the Hall of Honor. For ticket and registration information click here. Inductees will be announced shortly.

 
ARTS @ EASTERN SHOWCASE:  7:30pm
McInnis Auditorium
A Homecoming favorite, featuring 90 minutes of engaging performances by Music, Dance, and Theater students, alumni, and faculty. General admission ($5.00) is payable at the door.




SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12

ALUMNI REUNION BRUNCH: 10-11:30am
Warner Library Atrium

REGISTER HERE

Join us for Brunch to honor:

Alumna of the Year: Barbara Burger '71

&

Distinguished Young Alumnus of the Year: Jonas Dorsett '16. 

Tickets (before October 1st): $20/adult, $7/child

Tickets after October 1st: $25/adult, $10/child

FAB 50+ REUNION: 11:30am-1:00pm 
Warner Library 1st Floor Atrium
The Classes of 1954, 1959, 1964, & 1969 will have an informal gathering, not only with their classmates but with friends from the 1950s and 1960s. Refreshments will be provided.
 


FALL FESTIVAL: 12:00am-5:00pm
Kea/Guffin Hill
Over 20 student organizations set up a variety of displays, which include food, merchandise, a moon bounce, and games. Look for the Eagle m
ascot roaming around for great photo opportunities. All are welcome to support our student clubs!

FIELD HOCKEY GAME: 11:00am

VS. Kings
Auxiliary Field

WOMEN’S SOCCER GAME: 12:00pm

VS. DeSales
Olson Field

 MEN’S SOCCER GAME: 3:00pm

VS. DeSales
Olson Field

Alumni Gatherings Games: Click here for more information

Affinity and Class Reunions

Class of 1989 30th Class Reunion: 2:00pm-3:30pm 

Fowler Great Room and Patio 

Reminisce with your class on campus at the Fowler Great Room 

Refreshments will be served

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Education Alumni Reception: 12:00pm-1:00pm 

Gough Great Room 

Reminisce with Education Alumni on campus in the Gough Great Room 

Refreshments will be served

REGISTER HERE  

College of Health and Sciences Alumni Reception: 12:00pm-1:00pm 

Gough Great Room 

Reminisce with Health and Sciences Alumni on campus in the Gough Great Room 

Refreshments will be served

REGISTER HERE  

College of Business and Leadership Alumni Reception: 12:00pm-1:00pm 

Gough Great Room 

Reminisce with Business Alumni on campus in the Gough Great Room 

Refreshments will be served

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Class of 2014 5th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Fox & Hound

Reminisce with your class at the Fox and Hound, King of Prussia 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

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Eastern Alumni of Color Affinity Reunion: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Fox & Hound

Reminisce with Aumni at the Fox and Hound, King of Prussia 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

REGISTER HERE  

Class of 1979 40th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

REGISTER HERE   

Class of 1974 45th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

REGISTER HERE  

Class of 1984 35th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

REGISTER HERE  

Class of 1994 25th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

REGISTER HERE  

Class of 1999 20th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

 REGISTER HERE 

Class of 2004 15th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Fox & Hound

Reminisce with your class at the Fox and Hound, King of Prussia 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

 REGISTER HERE 

Class of 2009 10th Year REUNION: 6:30pm-11:00pm 

Brick & Brew - Malvern

Reminisce with your class at the Brick & Brew, Malvern 

Light appetizers will be served beginning at 7pm

Full Menu and Drinks are available for purchase.

 REGISTER HERE 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 14

Eagle Golf Classic

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14TH

Event Registration - Click Here

St. Davids Golf Club845 Radnor Street Rd., Wayne, PA 19087

Registration 10:40 am

Lunch 11:30 am

Shotgun Start 12:30 pm

Dinner 5:30 pm

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For more information, please contact Heidi Birtwistle
by email or phone: 610-341-1738

 

BOOKSTORE HOURS
FRIDAY & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11 & 12
Howard Center, lower level
(side facing the softball field)

Check out the latest EU items at the bookstore! They are offering a coupon for 10% off a single item! The Eastern Bookstore will be open:
FRIDAY:  9:30am-3:30pm
SATURDAY:
10:00am-4:00pm



DINING COMMONS, JAMMIN JAVA, & EAGLE’S NEST HOURS
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12


DINING COMMONS
Walton Hall, 2nd floor
All are welcome to dine in the Dining Commons. Location is handicap accessible via outside entrance. Cost for meals is payable at the door.
SATURDAY HOURS:
Lunch:      12pm-2pm      $11.30
Dinner:      4:30-6:30pm   $13.90
Children ages 7-12           $ 5.65
Children under age 2        free


JAMMIN JAVA/EAGLE’S NEST
Walton Hall, 1st floor
All are welcome to dine in the campus coffee shop. Cost for meals is payable at the door.
SATURDAY HOURS:  9:00am-4:00pm

JULIA FOWLER PLANETARIUM
& BRADSTREET OBSERVATORY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12


PLANETARIUM SHOWS
Planetarium Room, 3rd Floor, McInnis Hall
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to see the state of the art planetarium projection. There is not a brighter or higher resolution projection system in a 20-foot dome in the world! 50-minute presentation, $5/person, payable at the door. Seating is limited to 35 people per show, first come first served. Proceeds benefit the Astronomy Department. Schedule subject to change.
SATURDAY SHOWS:
* 2-3pm
* 3-4pm
* 4-5pm


OBSERVATORY OPEN HOUSES
Observatory, 4th Floor, McInnis Hall 
All ages are welcome. Weather permitting. Please 
note: there is no elevator from the 3rd to 4th floors, only stairs. Schedule subject to change.
SATURDAY MORNING HOURS:
* 10am-12pm Observatory Open House
(solar observing)
SATURDAY EVENING HOURS:
* 9-10:30pm Observatory Open House
(night time observing)


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