Homecoming weekend — November 7-9, 2013 — is a great opportunity to celebrate our Eller College community and the University of Arizona.
Learn more about Homecoming activities offered by the Eller College and UA:
Thursday, November 7
UA Class Reunion Reception and Dinner
5:00 - 8:00 p.m., Tucson Marriott University Park
The UA Alumni Association is excited to welcome back the classes of 1963, 1988, and 2003 for Reunion Weekend 2013.
Friday, November 8
Eller Cup Golf Tournament, hosted by the Eller MBA Student Association
7:30 a.m. Check-in, 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start, Skyline Country Club*
Come join Eller MBA students, faculty, and alumni for a morning filled with golf, prizes, and fun, followed by lunch, at the beautiful Skyline Country Club. Shotgun start,
Breakfast with the Dean
8:30 - 10:00 a.m., McClelland Hall, Soldwedel Executive Education Center*
BPA and Eller 2013 reunion classes (50th - 1963, 25th - 1988, and 10th - 2003) are invited to join Dean Len Jessup and other faculty and administrators. Catch up with classmates and learn about the latest developments at the College.
Annual UA Homecoming Luncheon
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Student Union Grand Ballroom South*
Enjoy great food and speakers and celebrate your alma mater. Honored guests include class reunion attendees.
2013 Alumni of the Year Awards Ceremony
3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Student Union Grand Ballroom South (by invitation only)
Annually, the University of Arizona Alumni Association presents this event to recognize the achievements and significant contributions of Wildcat alumni from each college. The
Eller College is proud to honor Jeffrey McKeever ’65 ’73 as our Alumnus of the Year!
MBA Meet, Greet, and Mingle*
4:30 - 6:00 p.m., McClelland Hall Room 208
MBA Alumni are invited to meet, greet, and mingle with members of the Eller MBA Advisory Board and welcome students from the Class of 2013 into the alumni family.
McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship Homecoming Reception
5:00 - 8:00 p.m., McGuire Center, McClelland Hall Room 202*
Please join alumni, faculty, staff, and students of the McGuire Entrepreneurship Program for an informal reception in the McGuire Center. Light food and beverages provided.
Celebration of the Life of Management Professor Robert Tindall
6:00 p.m., Near the Arizona Inn
Join friends in celebrating the life of Management Professor Robert Emmett Tindall, 1934-2013. Contact Linda Lynn at firstname.lastname@example.org for event details and to RSVP.
Bear Down Friday and Pep Rally
Bear Down Friday: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. on University Blvd.
Pep Rally and Bonfire: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., Old Main
Join the UA community to kick off the weekend as alumni, students, cheerleaders, and our head football coach, Rich Rodriguez, cheer the Wildcats to victory.
Saturday, November 9
Homecoming Registration and Information Tent
3:00 p.m., Alumni Association Tent at Main Campus Mall Area**
Register for UA Homecoming events and get additional information on Homecoming activities.
Eller College and Other Tents on the UA Mall
3:00 - 8:00 p.m., Main Campus Mall Area**
Join the Eller College and other colleges, fraternities, sororities, alumni, campus, and student organizations for food and fun at tents on the UA Mall. In addition to the Eller College tent, Eller student organizations will also have their own tents or tailgates. At the Eller tent, we'll be serving food and beverages. Please join us!
4:15 p.m., Eller College Tent and Other Mall Locations**
Over 100 entries including floats, bands, pep groups, and past and present royalty circle the UA Mall from Campbell to Old Main and back.
Football Game: UCLA Bruins v. Arizona Wildcats
8:00 p.m., Arizona Stadium**
Cheer on your Arizona Wildcats against the UCLA Bruins!
* Registration or RSVP required.
** All event times on Saturday are dependent upon the football game kickoff time, and are subject to change.
For additional information, please contact Heather Strasser, Director of Alumni Relations, at 520.621.2900.