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Homecoming 2013


When: 10/5/2013
7:00 AM
Where: UW-Platteville Campus
Katie Friar

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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
        for more information.

College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science Annual Graduating Senior

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

Homecoming Parade

    10 a.m.        Main Street

Homecoming Lunch

    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.

Family Fun

    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.



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