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Homecoming and Family Weekend

Homecoming and Family Weekend

Join Us for Homecoming and Family Weekend

Homecoming and Family Weekend is September 20-21, 2014. Check out the full list of Buffalo State's Homecoming events shown below, including the Communication Department Reunion on Friday, September 19, Homecoming Tailgate Party hosted by Wegmans on Saturday, September 20, and the Bengal 5K Scholarship Run on Sunday, September 21! Visit for more information about Homecoming.

Successful reunions and dedicated volunteers go hand-in-hand. Please contact  Nicholas Horwitz Mahoney, assistant director, by email or (716) 878-6001 to find out how you can help plan your alumni weekend.

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, September 16
12:15 p.m.  King and Queen Competition - Campbell Student Union, conference room
12:15 p.m.  Lip Sync Competition (solo/team) - Campbell Student Union, conference room

Wednesday, September 17
TBA       Powder Puff Football - Coyer Field
5 p.m.  Women’s Soccer vs. Allegheny - Coyer Field
6:30 p.m.  King and Queen Competition – Dress Rehearsal - Performing Arts Center @ Rockwell Hall

Thursday, September 18
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.    Bengal 5K Packet Pickup & In Person Registration - Fleet Feet Sports, Delaware Avenue
12:15 p.m.  Pep Rally/Chicken BBQ - Campbell Student Union Quad
12:15 p.m.  Banner Competition @ Pep Rally - Cambell Student Union Quad
5 p.m.   Men’s Soccer vs. D’Youville - Coyer Field
All Day    Residence Hall Window Painting - Residence Halls
6:30 p.m.   King and Queen/Lip Sync Finals Campbell Student Union, Social Hall
8 p.m. – 12 a.m.   Union Bash - Campbell Student Union

Friday, September 19

Noon – 2 p.m.  Food Drive for BSC Pantry - Campus-wide
5 p.m.  Student-Parent Dinner - Campbell Student Union, Social Hall
6:30 p.m.  Athletics Hall of Fame Reception and Induction Ceremony - Sports Arena. Inductees include the 1969-70 Men's Basketball Team; Nicole Sabuda (Softball, '09), John Meade (Swimming, '74) and Dr. Tom Quatroche (Honorary). Purchase tickets.
7 p.m.  Communication Department Reunion - Coles, Elmwood Avenue

Saturday, September 20

8:30 a.m.    Wegmans Shopping Cart CompetitionSports Arena
8:30 a.m.    Car/Truck Float Competition - Sports Arena  
8:30 a.m.    Scholar & Donor Breakfast - Campbell Student Union, Social Hall  
10 a.m.  Homecoming Parade/Victory March - Campus / City 
10:45 a.m.  Homecoming Tailgate Party hosted by Wegmans - Sports Arena
Noon        Football Game vs. Alfred - Coyer Field
1:15 p.m.    Powder Puff Championships, Halftime of Football Game - Coyer Field
4 p.m.    Women’s Soccer vs. Medaille - Coyer Field
6 – 10 p.m.    Orange Crush Carnival - Parking Lot G

Sunday, September 21

10 a.m.  Bengal 5K Scholarship Run - Sports Arena

Photos from Homecoming 2013

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