2018 Homecoming is Saturday, October 13
Celebrating the Golden Anniversary Class of 1968, and classes ending in 3 and 8
Homecoming weekend is packed with events and opportunities to catch up with old classmates and friends.
Most of the events listed below are open to all alumni and the college's other friends. Some require advance registration.
Friday, October 12
Will It Float Race
Waterfront behind McMurray Hall
Build a boat of duct tape and cardboard, or come watch the fun. Guaranteed to be a great time. Open to all students, faculty, staff and alumni. Duct tape and cardboard provided.
Mug Meal on the Mess Deck
Vander Clute Hall
Take a blast to the past as you square up your meal on the Mess Deck joined by the MUG Class of 2021.
Alumni Reunion Reception Dinner
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Maritime Academic Center
Reunion classes are invited to this cocktail reception to reconnect with classmates and friends at the first alumni reunion cocktail reception. Pre-registration required. Contact Ascheley Charles for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Movie Under the Stars
8 p.m. Location TBA
Bring a chair or a blanket and join the Maritime community for a free movie on a jumbo screen. Free refreshments included.
Saturday, October 13
50th Anniversary Breakfast - Class of 1968
9:00 a.m. Stephen B. Luce Library
Reunion Breakfast - Classes TBA
8:30 a.m. Fort Classrooms
9:00 a.m. St. Mary's Pentagon
This breakfast is open to all not celebrating a reunion.
John Swaine Alumni Men's Lacrosse Game
9:00 a.m. Reinhart Field
50th Reunion Ceremony and Heritage Hall Induction
10:30 a.m. St Mary's Pentagon
Alumni Men's Basketball Game
11 a.m. Riesenberg Gymnasium
Tell Your Maritime Stories
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stephen B. Luce Library
Take this opportunity to preserve your Maritime College memories.
11 a.m. Parking Lot 2
$50 per vehicle. Advance reservations are required to reserve a spot. Spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Reunion Class Tailgate
11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in front of Maritime Wall
$50 per vehicle. Advance reservations are required to reserve a spot. These tailgate spots are open only to alumni reunion classes whose graduation years end in a 3 or a 8. Spots are available on a first come, first served basis. Contact Ascheley Charles at email@example.com.
Noon to 4 p.m. at the Waterfront behind McMurray Hall
Maritime Campus Tours
Noon and 2:30 p.m. Vander Clute Hall
Meet on the quad for a walking tour of campus - reminisce and see what's changed since you were a student.
Homecoming BBQ and Beer Garden
12:30 to 3 p.m. Baseball Field
Individual food stations with items priced a la carte will be available. The cash-only beer garden, open only to those 21 and older, opens at 12:30 p.m.
Noon, Heritage Hall – Special Events Room
All alumni are welcome, but reservations are required. The meal is $55 per person and includes a cash bar.
Regimental March On
1:30 pm | Reinhart Field
The MUG class of 2022 will march on to Reinhart Field. Reunion classes are invited to join the parade and march on the field behind their class year banner. No special attire or practice is required. Just bring your class spirit! We will provide your class’ banner. Contact Ascheley Charles at (718) 409-1691 or firstname.lastname@example.org to participate.
Football Kick Off
SUNY Maritime College vs. Anna Maria College