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Homecoming + Family Weekend

Join us for Homecoming and Family Weekend!

We have some great activities planned for you and your family from Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30. Whether it's through sports, food, family, or fellowship, be sure to reconnect with the Lyon community, old friends and new. 




Friday, September 28, 2018

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Alumni Art Exhibition: Christy Schuchardt Frank
Lyon Art Gallery and President's Dining Room, Edwards Commons

12–1:30 p.m.

Career EXPLO
Becknell Gymnasium

12:30 p.m.

Lyon College Golf Scramble
Eagle Mountain Country Club

3-7 p.m.

Check-in/Info Booth
Edwards Commons

5:30 p.m.

Brown Chapel-Fine Arts Building Celebration*
Brown Chapel-Fine Arts Building

5:30-8 p.m.

Greek Roundtable
Maxfield Room, Edwards Commons

8:30 p.m.

All-Alumni Gathering
CIX 109 Main




Saturday, September 29, 2018

8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Alumni Art Exhibition: Christy Schuchardt Frank
Lyon Art Gallery and President's Dining Room, Edwards Commons

9 a.m.

Check-in/Info Booth
Edwards Commons

9–11 a.m.

Alumni Council Meeting*
Walker Room, Edwards Commons

10 a.m.

Homecoming Tour
Welcome Center

10 a.m.

Men's Wrestling Open Practice
Tennis Courts

11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Alumni Awards Banquet*
Patterson Dining Hall, Edwards Commons

11 a.m.

Women's Soccer vs. Missouri Baptist University
Huser Soccer Field

12 p.m.

Alumni Baseball Game
Scots Field at Independence Park

12–4 p.m.

Family Fun & Tailgate Parties
Grassy Knoll & Tailgate Alley (South Lawn of Mabee-Simpson Library lower level)

2–4 p.m.

Tau Kappa Epsilon-XI Tau Chapter Alumni Association Formal Meeting*
U.S. Pizza

1:30 p.m.

Men's Soccer vs. Missouri Baptist University
Huser Soccer Field

2:45 p.m.

Pep Rally
Tailgate Alley (South Lawn of Mabee-Simpson Library)

4 p.m. – postgame

Shuttle Service between Lyon College and Pioneer Stadium
Lyon College Shuttle Stop will be between Tailgate Alley and Becknell Gymnasium

5 p.m.

Football vs. Oklahoma Panhandle State
Pioneer Stadium, Batesville High School


Coronation of the Homecoming King and Queen
Legacy Cup and Greek Challenge Cup Presentations
Recognition of Alumni Awardees




Sunday, September 30, 2018

10:30 a.m.

Scones and Coffee
Weatherman Foyer, Brown Chapel-Fine Arts Building

11 a.m.

Kirkin' o' the Tartans and Rededication of Brown Chapel
Eugene Sloan Auditorium, Brown Chapel-Fine Arts Building

12:30 p.m.

Club 50 Luncheon*
Maxfield Room, Edwards Commons

2 p.m.

Alumnae Women's Basketball Game
Becknell Gymnasium


*Invitation Only