Homecoming/Reunion Weekend



Thursday Events - Friday Events - Saturday Events - Sunday Events

Register for any of the events during the weekend by visiting our registration page.

Are you a member of the class of 1958 • 1963 • 1968 • 1973 • 1978 • 1983 • 1988 • 1993 • 1998 • 2003 • 2008 • 2013? Visit our reunion webpage for your reunion information.

Visit the Hotel and Travel Information webpage for hotel information with our special discounted rates.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 Events:

Alumni Career Day
Share your career advice and knowledge with our current students by providing one-on-one informational sessions, conducting mock interviews, or reviewing resumes.

Watson Fellows Panel
Alumni panel for students interested in pursuing a Watson Fellowship
Blount Auditorium, Buckman Hall
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Speed Networking
Opportunity for students to network with alumni from a wide variety of professions in a fast-paced, casual setting
Lynx Lair, Bryan Campus Life Center
Co-sponsored by Alumni Relations and Career Services
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Friday, October 19, 2018 Events:

Bookstore open
West Campus, 613 University - (Next to King Hall)
8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Luncheon - Presentation of Inductees
McCallum Ballroom, Bryan Campus Life Center
$30 per person - Reservations Required
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Inductees:
Stepanie Gong '05, Women's Tennis
Rozell Henderson '85, Men's Basketball
Marie Brandewiede Schofer '04, Track and Cross Country
Daniel Vanaman '08,  Baseball
1988 Football Team

Pride Tables
Join LGBTQ students for Fried Chicken Friday
Catherine Burrow Refectory/Neely Dining Hall
$7.70 per person - Pay at register
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Registration/Check-In
King Hall
1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
(5:00 p.m. registration moves to the Paul Barret, Jr. Library cloistered walkway)

Alumni Campus Tour - Includes the new Robertson Hall
Meet in front of Bryan Campus Life Center
2:00 p.m.

Homecoming Music Showcase
Performances by Rhodes Singers, Women’s Chorus, Rhodes Orchestra Wind Ensemble, and Rhodes Jazz Band
McNeill Concert Hall
West Campus, 613 University
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Football Alumni Reception and Tour
Refreshments, tour of new locker room facilities, and watch the team practice
Crain Field at Fargason Fields
4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
 

10-Year Belgium Maymester Reunion
Rec Room - 3000 Broad Avenue @ Tillman St.

4:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Alumni/Student Networking Activities
Health Professionals Social
051 Barret, Paul Barret, Jr. Library
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

LGBTQ Reception
North Patio, Briggs Hall
Sponsored by Rhodes College EquaLynx

5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Registration/Check-in Continues
First Floor, Bryan Campus Life Center
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.


All Alumni Homecoming Cocktail Reception
McCallum Ballroom, Bryan Campus Life Center
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 20, 2018 Events:


Registration and Coffee

Paul Barret, Jr. Library cloistered walkway
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.


Golden Lynx Brunch
Those celebrating their 50th reunion and beyond
The home of President Marjorie Hass and Dr. Larry Hass
Registration Required
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Alumni Campus Tour - Includes the new Robertson Hall
Meet at Paul Barret, Jr. Library cloistered walkway

9:30 a.m.
 

Bookstore open
West Campus, 613 University - (Next to King Hall)
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Greek Receptions
at Chapter–specific times
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Alumni Convocation
Annual Meeting of International Alumni Association
Presentation of Alumni Honors
Hardie Auditorium, Palmer Hall
10:30 p.m.

Football Lynx Walk and Student-led Homecoming Parade
Phillips Lane to Crain Field at Fargason Fields
11:45 a.m.

Homecoming Picnic,  “A Taste of Memphis”
Enjoy Corky’s BBQ, Fino’s from the Hill, and Gus’s Fried Chicken
$15 adults, $5 children ages 3-17 - $40 family max - Registration Required
Bill and Carole Troutt Quad
noon - 1:45 p.m. 

Football Game
Rhodes vs. Centre College
Crain Field at Fargason Fields
2:00 p.m. 

Victory Beer Garden
Souvenir cup included with beer purchase
Crain Field at Fargason Fields
2:00 p.m. 

Whiteball Reunion
Whiteball Court
2:00 p.m. 

BSA Reception
Wilson Fireside Lounge , Catherine Burrow Refectory
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The Generics, Alumni 80’s Band - All are welcome!
Lynx Lair, Bryan Campus Life Center
9:30 p.m. - Midnight
 

Sunday, October 21, 2018 Events:

Rhodes Black Alumni Chapter Brunch
Spence Wilson Room, Briggs Hall
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Field Hockey Alumni Game
Mason Field at Fargason Fields
noon

 

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