Homecoming

The royal court at Homecoming 2019.

Friday, October 7 and Saturday, October 8, 2022

We know that Brits create with courage every day. Connect with students and other alumni to hear the ways our community is embracing our values of purpose, belonging, and action. Events will include the Hall of Fame Dinner, the Alumni Award Ceremony, a tailgating competition, and the unveiling of our plans for Alumni Unity Hall.

Schedule

Friday, October 7

8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Bookstore Open Toggle Accordion

Head to the Kellogg Center to purchase the latest Briton gear before the game. Can’t come in person? Shop online.

12 to 5 p.m. – Welcome Desk Toggle Accordion

Location: Kellogg Center Lobby

Come get a nametag, schedule, free beads, and ask your questions. Pick up your t-shirt for food if you
ordered them!

2 to 4 p.m. BritX Toggle Accordion

BritX will feature four outstanding Albion alumni who will be sharing their stories of meaning and value in their personal and work lives.

5 p.m. – Volleyball Game vs Adrian Toggle Accordion

Location: Kresge Gymnasium

Kick off Homecoming with MIAA Volleyball contest against Adrian College. Seats are first come first serve. Go Brits!

5:30 to 9 p.m. - Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner and Celebration Toggle Accordion

Location: Upper Baldwin

Albion College will induct the 2022 awardees into its Athletic Hall of Fame. This event will be extra special, as we commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Title IX. For the first time ever, we will induct an all-female class with nine individuals and two teams. We hope you will join us in reflecting on and celebrating the perseverance and achievements of those who worked to make women’s athletics at Albion what it is today.

Join us for cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m. with dinner starting at 6:30 p.m.

8 to 9:30 p.m. - Class of 1972 50th Reunion Concert for Albion - “Common Chords: Robert Jones and Matt Watroba” Toggle Accordion

Doors open at 7:00, general admission seating, first come first serve.

Saturday, October 8

8 a.m. – Whitehouse Nature Center Rivers Edge Trail - Morning Trail Walk Toggle Accordion

Join Dr. Kennedy and Dr. White for a walk along the trails of the Whitehouse Nature Center as they point out the wildlife and results from the third year of the Whitehouse Nature Center’s management plan.

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Welcome Desk Toggle Accordion

Location: Kellogg Center Lobby

Come get a nametag, schedule, free beads, and ask your questions. Pick up your t-shirt and wristband for food if you
ordered them!

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Pictures at the Rock Toggle Accordion

Bring your family, friends and classmates to get your picture taken by the rock.

9:50 a.m. – Walk to the Field Toggle Accordion

Location: Starting at Baldwin and walking to the Dow Center.

10 a.m. - Alumni Volleyball Match Toggle Accordion

Location: – Kresge Gym

Former Albion College Volleyball Players: Please join us for our Alumni Match on Saturday, October 8 at 10 a.m.

We have our match on Friday at 5 p.m. vs Adrian.

In addition, following our match is the 2022 Hall of Fame Ceremony where we will be inducting an all female class in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Title IX. We are proud to be celebrating Sue Ray, ’72, the very first Volleyball alumnae to be inducted to the Hall of Fame.

10 a.m. - Women's and Men's Annual Alumni LaCrosse Game Toggle Accordion

Location: Alumni Field

Men’s and Women’s lacrosse will host the annual alumni game and then move to Ferguson to tailgate with fellow Brits.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Bookstore Open Toggle Accordion

Head to the Kellogg Center to purchase the latest Briton gear before the game. Can’t come in person? Shop online.

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Tailgating Toggle Accordion

Location: Ferguson parking lot.

11 a.m. to 12 p.m. - Albion Dance Alumni Reunion Toggle Accordion

Location: KC Livingroom

Dance alumni please join us to celebrate the history of the dance program at Albion College. In addition, please come prepared to share your stories and pictures to add to the archives.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Homecoming Lunch Toggle Accordion

If you don’t feel like packing lunch for the day, come to our cookout! Register by September 23, 2022.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Whitehouse Nature Center 50th Anniversary Open House Toggle Accordion

Location: Whitehouse Nature Center

Join current Nature Center Assistants as they share experiences of the present and learn about experiences of the past. Director, Jason Raddatz, ’91 will be onsite to share his vision of the Nature Center’s role with the College and community for the next 50 years.

11:45 a.m. - Title IX Celebration Toggle Accordion

Location: Sprankle-Sprandel Stadium

Please join us prior to the football game to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of XI and as we welcome all current and former female athletes to the field.

12 p.m. – Football Game vs. Hope Toggle Accordion

Location: Sprankle-Sprandel Stadium

Cheer on the Brits against Hope. Tickets are available outside the gates. Go Brits!

3:45 p.m. - Title IX Celebration Toggle Accordion

Location: Alumni Field

Please join us prior to the Women’s Soccer game to celebrate our all female 2022 Hall of Fame Class in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Title XI.

4 p.m. – Women's Soccer Match vs. Alma Toggle Accordion

Location: Alumni Field

Cheer on the Women’s Soccer Team. Go Brits!

4 to 6 p.m. - No Place Like Home Meet Up Toggle Accordion

Location: Greenspace next to the Kellogg Center

Come meet up with your fellow classmates after the game.

6 p.m. - 45th, 50th, 55th and 60th Reunion Dinners Toggle Accordion

Location: Upper Baldwin