Schedule of Events

Sept. 30-Oct. 1

Schedule of Events:

Friday, Sept. 30

  • Noon – Meaning of Life Lunch, Weeks House
  • 3–5 pm Champion Miller Center for Student Equity, Inclusion & Community Open House
  • 3 pm – Art Show Walk With Me, Basia Krol, Len G. Everett Gallery, Hewes Library
  • 4 pm – Fighting Scots Women’s Tennis vs. Illinois College, Monmouth Tennis Stadium
  • 5 pm – Alumni Impact Awards, Mellinger Commons, Center for Science and Business; a recognition of alumni and members of the Monmouth College community who have made a significant impact on the College and their community.

Honorees:

Edward Wimp ’12: Young Alumnus
Col Joel Hillison ’83: Distinguished Alumnus
Professor Joan Wertz: Distinguished Service
Professor Michelle Holschuh Simmons: Hatch Distinguished Teaching Award

Mary Ann Thome Johnson Family: Family of the Year

Dr. Hiroyuki Fujita ’92: Hall of Achievement

Karen Krueger ’72: Hall of Achievement

 

  • 7 pm – Volleyball vs. Eureka, Glennie Gymnasium, Huff Athletic Center
  • 7 pm – 40-Year Reunion Reception, Mellinger Teaching & Learning Center (Cost: $20)
  • 7:30 pm – Fighting Scots Champions Club 1972 Football Team Recognition, Huff Athletic Center Fieldhouse
  • 8 pm – Spirit Shout, April Zorn Memorial Stadium

Saturday, Oct. 1

  • 8:30 am – M Club Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Huff Athletic Center Fieldhouse

Honorees:

Tanesha Hughes Newell ’09
Chris Pio ’84
Taylor Thiel ’02

  • 10 am – Parade (Class of 2012, 1992, 1982, and 1972 Football Team Walk in Parade), East Broadway
  • 10:30 am–12:30 pm – Departmental Open Houses
  • 10:45 am – Theta Chi plaque presentation, Champion Miller Center for Student Equity, Inclusion & Community
  • 11 am – Fighting Scots Volleyball vs. Lake Forest, Glennie Gymnasium,Huff Athletic Center
  • 11:30 am – Fraternity & Sorority Life Hall of Fame Induction, Center Fieldhouse,Huff Athletic 

Honorees include:

John Courson ’64 (Tau Kappa Epsilon)
Mary Grable McLeod ’87 (Pi Beta Phi)
Mary Ann Larsen Zimmerman ’88 (Kappa Delta)

Immediately following the ceremony: Kappa Delta Rose Ceremony, Center for Science & Business

  • Noon – 2 pm – Alumni Lunch, April Zorn Memorial Stadium, East Hilltop (Cost: $15)
  • Noon – Class Photos, Steps behind Poling Hall
  • Noon-6 pm – Alumni Tailgate – Greek Orgs, Class of 2012, 1992 and 1982, Reunions, 1972 Football Team, Pattee Hall Parking Lot, North Sixth Street Lot (Cost $50) Free tailgating is available at the parking lot at 400 E. Euclid Ave.
  • 1 pm – Trubeck Amphitheatre Dedication, North Side of Center for Science and Business
  • 1:30–3:30 pm – Alumni Board Hospitality Tent, April Zorn Memorial Stadium, East Hilltop
  • 2 pm – Fighting Scots Football vs. Lawrence, April Zorn Memorial Stadium
  • 5–9 pm – All-Monmouth Reunion Celebration, American Legion (1110 N. 11th St., Monmouth)