Friday, October 4
College banquets and alumni award presentations
College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture Alumni Forum
3 p.m. University Rooms, Markee Pioneer Student Center
Award recipients: Tom and Renee Sigwarth, Rick Lenz '91, Randy Smith '79, Philip Villani '91,
Mike Retallick '93, Jack O’Neill '66, Gloria Stuckey, Wendy Stankovich, Chris Baxter and Steve Becker.
College of Business, Industry, Life Science and Agriculture Homecoming Reception
4 p.m. Pioneer Haus, Markee Pioneer Student Center
Complimentary hors d'oeuvres.
College of Liberal Arts and Education Recognition Banquet
5:30 p.m. Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall Award recipients: Assisant Professor Emeritus Thomas Hickey, Jennifer Montana '02,
Rex Reed '73 and '74, Daniel Leitch, First English Lutheran Church, Richland County Health
and Human Services–accepted by Amanda Coorough
Reservations required. Contact Carolyn Fries at 608.342.1151 or firstname.lastname@example.org College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science Annual Graduating Senior
for more information.
and Alumni Recognition Dinner
6 p.m. Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
Award recipients: Dr. William E. Ayen '67, Keith Nikolay '96, Charles Burggraf '77
Saturday, October 5
Homecoming Hustle 5K Run/3K Walk
7:15 a.m. Registration: Outdoor Track, Williams Fieldhouse
7:45 a.m. Half-Pint Hustle (for children 3-13)
8 a.m. Start
$15 Student | $25 Adult (non-student) | $30 Day of registration Register Here
Be part of the third annual Homecoming Hustle 5K Run/3K Walk and help raise money for
scholarships. This event is open to students, alumni, and the community. All participants who
register before Sept. 20 will
receive a long-sleeve t-shirt and all participants will receive
refreshments following the run. 10-minute athletic massages will also be
available. Let us know
if you are interested in learning how to
participate from far away.
Alumni Association Homecoming Parade Tent
9 a.m. 405 West Main Street, Platteville, Wis.
Join us for complimentary hot chocolate, cider, coffee, and donuts
10 a.m. Main Street
11 a.m. Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
Stay on campus and feed the whole family while catching up with former professors and friends.
We'll announce the winner of the fourth annual Custard Creation Challenge at noon, followed by
free custard for all. Sponsored by Culver's.
11:30 a.m. Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
Games, temporary tattoos, face painting, and much more
Student Center Reunion Lunch
11:30 a.m. Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall
Alumni Association 50th Anniversary Tailgate
1 p.m. Rountree Commons Courtyard
Help us celebrate 50 years of keeping alumni connected to the university! Enjoy the Wundo’s Band,
bloody mary’s, beer, and cake while we recognize past and present board members.
Distance Learning 35th Anniversary Tailgate
1 p.m. Rountree Commons Courtyard
Join the Distance Education Staff for a celebration of 35 years of excellence.
Student Center Reunion Tours
1 p.m. Visit old and new student center facilities
Tour guides will take you through Ullsvik Hall, explain what has changed, and
Markee Pioneer Student Center.
Homecoming Football Game
3 p.m. Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium
UW-Platteville vs. UW-Eau Claire
All Marching Pioneers alumni are invited to play with the band at halftime.
Student Center Reunion
6 p.m. Pioneer Haus, Markee Pioneer Student Center
Gather with fellow employees who worked in any building referred to as the student center during
their time on campus including employees involved with activities, art gallery, dining, operations,
and retail services at the student center.
"M" Lighting, Music, and Fireworks
9 p.m. The Big "M' - West Mound Road, Platteville, Wis.