Celebrating Reunion @ Homecoming Weekend October 11-12
Monday, October 07, 2013
For Immediate Release – 9/30/2013
Contact – Director of Communications, Rita Elliott 815-226-3374
Rockford, Ill., - Rockford University will celebrate its homecoming and reunion weekend October 11-12, 2013 on the Rockford University campus, 5050 E State Street, Rockford. ‘Regent Royale’ is a tribute to the James Bond: Casino Royale themed weekend.
Reunion events on Friday, Oct. 11, include the traditional Golden Grad luncheon honoring the 50th reunion year class of 1963 and attended by many 50-year plus alumni classes, Trustees of the University and President Robert L. Head, Ph.D.; the Women’s Soccer vs. Maranatha Baptist Bible College at 4 p.m., and the All-Alumni Celebratory Dinner & Awards Ceremony at 7 p.m., followed by Dueling Pianos at 9 p.m.
Saturday’s highlights include a pancake breakfast, the President’s 5K run starting at 8 a.m., Men’s Soccer at 10 a.m. vs. Maranatha Baptist Bible College, alumni softball and baseball games, tailgating and the Regent’s Football team taking on Concordia University Chicago at 1 p.m. The day concludes with a Casino Night taking place in Regents Hall at 8 p.m.
Everyone that once considered, or still considers, Rockford University to be a home is welcome to attend. For complete details on all events and registration information, visit www.rockford.edu/?Reunion2013 or call the Alumni office at 815.394.5111.