REUNION + HOMECOMING SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Class of 1967 Reunion Registration | 2 - 5 p.m., Alumni Memorial Union, Second Floor
Check in and pick up your reunion packet.

Class of 1967 Reunion Headquarters with Special Archives Exhibit | 2 - 5 p.m., Alumni Memorial Union, Henke Lounge
Take a walk down memory lane as you view photo displays and Marquette memorabilia. Reminisce with your classmates about the years you spent on campus.

Class of 1967 Tour of the Engineering Hall | 2 - 3 p.m., Engineering Hall Lobby, 1637 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Join fellow classmates and Dr. Kristina Ropella, Opus Dean, Opus College of Engineering, for a tour of Engineering Hall and learn how our world-class Marquette engineers are changing the world.

Golden Jubilee Walking Tour - Then, Now, Next | 2 - 3:30 p.m., Marquette Campus
See and hear how Marquette's campus has transformed over the years and the exciting plans for the future. Tour leaves at 2 p.m. Please meet your tour group at the Information Desk in the Alumni Memorial Union.

Class of 1967 Tour of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Center for Clinical Simulation | 4 p.m., Emory Clark Hall, Lower Level, 530 N. 16th St.
Join Dr. Janet Wessel Krejci, dean, College of Nursing, and fellow class of 1967 College of Nursing graduates for a private tour of the Wheaton Franciscan Center for Clinical Simulation. Connect with nursing friends old and new and experience the cutting-edge, simulated health care environment, where students strengthen essential clinical competencies, develop sound clinical reasoning and prepare for high-risk situations.

Golden Jubilee Reception and Dinner | 5:30 p.m. Reception, 6 p.m. Dinner, Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom
Join us in celebration of the Class of 1967. Enjoy a tasty dinner while you reunite and reminisce with old friends about the years you spent on campus. Music by Dr. Albert Abena and the MUtet.

Women’s Volleyball vs. Creighton | 7 p.m., Al McGuire Center
Arguably the toughest Big East conference opponent Marquette will face this year, Creighton visits the Al McGuire Center. Flock to "The Al" to support our Golden Eagles against the Bluejays. The game is a "gold out" - the first 300 fans at the match will receive a free gold T-shirt. Tickets, popcorn and soda are only $1 today. Students: The residence hall with the highest percentage of students present at the game will receive funds for future hall programming; plus, students will have the chance to win VIP admission to Marquette Madness. For tickets, visit gomarquette.com. Marquette alumni, faculty and staff receive free admission.

Marquette’s Got Talent | 8:30 p.m., Varsity Theatre
Looking for the chance to share your talent with campus? Don’t miss your opportunity to sign up and perform at the annual Marquette’s Got Talent. Students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to showcase their talent for an evening we will not soon forget. Interested in performing at the talent show? Please contact Paige Hunt at paige.hunt@marquette.edu by Wednesday, Sept. 20.

James Foley Rosary for Peace | 9:30 p.m., St. Joan of Arc Chapel
In remembrance of the courageous journalist James Foley, Arts '96, who was captured in 2012 and violently killed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in August 2014, you are invited to pray the James Foley Rosary for Peace.

Friday, October 6, 2017

Alumni and Student Networking Breakfast | 7:30 a.m. Networking Reception, 8 a.m. Breakfast and Panel Discussion, Alumni Memorial Union, Monaghan Ballroom
Provide your insights and professional experiences to help students with their career journey as they prepare for life after Marquette. Enjoy breakfast as you dialogue with current students and fellow alumni then hear from a panel of professionals spanning multiple careers and life stages.

Panelists include:
- Luis Hernandez, Jr., Comm ’00, senior account director, MVT; Evanston, Ill.
- Katy Stoka, Comm ’97, founder, One Two Cosmetics; Miami Beach, Fla.
- Edmund Fish, Eng ’84, managing director and co-head, Houlihan Lokey; McLean, Va.
- John Steppe, communication student (moderator)

Golden Jubilee Mass and Brunch | 9:30 a.m. Mass, Alumni Memorial Union, Chapel of the Holy Family; 10:30 a.m. Brunch, Alumni Memorial Union, 227
Special Mass and brunch for the class of 1967.

Reunion Registration and Information | Noon - 6 p.m., Alumni Memorial Union, Second Floor
Check in at reunion registration and pick up your guide for the weekend.

Lakefront Brewery Tour | 1 - 2:30 p.m., Lakefront Brewery
Join fellow alumni for one of the top-five brewery tours in America (rated by Trip Advisor). Lakefront Brewery is a leader in brewing the best, most innovative beers in Milwaukee - there’s sure to be brews for everyone. Cost is $7 per person and includes bus transportation, a souvenir pint glass and beer samples. Bus departs at 12:30 p.m. from east side of AMU.

Walking Tour of Campus - Then, Now, Next | 2 - 3:30 p.m., Marquette Campus
See and hear how Marquette's campus has transformed over the years and the exciting plans for the future. Tour leaves at 2 p.m. Please meet your tour group at the Information Desk in the Alumni Memorial Union. Tour ends at the Block Party.

Undergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour | 2 - 3:30 p.m., Zilber Hall, 136
Tours are open to prospective students and families. Admissions tours begin with a half-hour informative presentation by a university staff member. Following the presentation, our world-class tour guides will lead you through campus on an hour-long tour. Counselors will be available afterward to answer questions about majors, programs, admission, scholarships and financial aid.

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Center for Clinical Simulation Center Open House | 3 - 4:30 p.m., Clark Hall, lower level, 530 N. 16th St.
Join College of Nursing Dean Janet Krecji for a behind-the-scenes look at the center that is transforming nursing education at Marquette University. Light refreshments will be available.

Block Party | 3:30 - 7 p.m., Parking Lot F (Across from the Al McGuire Center)
Don't miss this opportunity to Ring Out Ahoya and celebrate the beginning of the basketball season. Enjoy special appearances by the men’s and women’s basketball teams, along with along with a mechanical bull, bungee basketball and more.

Bed Races | 4 p.m., 12th Street (between Wisconsin Avenue and Wells Street)
Ready. Set. Race! Cheer on alumni, students, faculty and staff as they race down 12th Street.

Women’s Volleyball vs. Providence | 5 p.m., Al McGuire Center
Looking for a way to bridge the excitement between the Block Party and Marquette Madness? Check out our volleyball team as they battle Providence in a Big East showdown. For tickets, visit gomarquette.com. All game attendees will receive admission to Marquette Madness immediately following the game.

Marquette Madness | 7 p.m., Al McGuire Center
Marquette University men's and women's basketball fans will get their first look at the 2017-18 teams when the programs host the annual Marquette Madness event in the Al McGuire Center. Admission is free and seating is limited. Fans wishing to attend will need a wristband to gain access to the event. Wristbands are required for entry and will be distributed on 12th Street across from the Al McGuire Center on Friday starting at 3:30 p.m.

Class of 1972 Friday-Night Party | 7 - 11 p.m., Alumni Memorial Union, Room 227
Enjoy an iconic Milwaukee tradition, all-you-can-eat fish fry, while reminiscing with classmates. $40 per person includes all-you-can-eat fish fry, beer, wine and soda from 7 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 1977 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., Harley-Davidson Museum, Rumble Room, 400 W. Canal St., Milwaukee
You don’t have to be a motorcycle fan to enjoy this city favorite located on the Milwaukee River. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30-10 p.m. Cash bar available. Complimentary parking. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 1982 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., Aloft Milwaukee Downtown, 1230 Old World Third St., Milwaukee
Catch up with classmates while overlooking the Milwaukee River. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Valet parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 1987 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., Potawatomi Hotel, Serenity Room, 1611 W. Canal St., Milwaukee
Enjoy views of Marquette’s campus and the Milwaukee skyline while visiting with classmates. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Valet parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 1992 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., MOTOR, a restaurant and bar at the Harley-Davidson Museum at the crossroads of Sixth and Canal streets
You don’t have to be a motorcycle fan to enjoy this city favorite located on the Milwaukee River. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Complimentary parking. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 1997 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., The BrewHouse Inn & Suites, Kettle Atrium area, 1215 N. 10th St., Milwaukee
Gather with classmates among enormous turn-of-the-century copper brewing kettles that stand watch over Blue-Ribbon hospitality. The afterparty continues at Jackson’s Blue Ribbon Pub, 1203 N. 10th St. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Street parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 2002 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., Great Lakes Distillery, 616 W. Virginia St., Milwaukee
Tour a world-class artisan distillery committed to providing limited quantity products guaranteed to please. $30 per person includes Distillery tour, heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Street parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 2007 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., The View at Evolution, 1023 N. OId World Third St., Milwaukee
Experience sweeping views of the city skyline while catching up with classmates. $30 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda beer from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cash bar available. Street parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Class of 2012 Friday-Night Party | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., Third Space Brewery, 1505 W. St. Paul Ave., Milwaukee
Enjoy great beer and conversation with classmates in this brand new tap room. $25 per person includes snacks and craft beer from 7:30 - 10 p.m. Complimentary parking. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the Marquette Fund.

Executive MBA 20th Anniversary | 7:30 - 11:30 p.m., The Garden, 727 N. Milwaukee St., Milwaukee
Join fellow EMBA graduates and faculty for an evening filled with Marquette memories as you celebrate this milestone! Dr. Brian D. Till, James H. Keyes Dean of Business Administration, will share an update on the EMBA program and exciting news on the future of the College of Business Administration and the Graduate School of Management. $40 per person includes heavy appetizers, beer, wine and soda from 7:30-10 p.m. Cash bar available. Milwaukee Street valet and street parking available. Please note that $5 of the registration cost for your class party will be considered a non-refundable donation to the EMBA Opportunity Fund.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Reunion Registration and Information | 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Alumni Memorial Union, Second Floor
Check in at reunion registration and pick up your guide for the weekend.

NROTC Alumni and Friends Association Meeting | 9 - 10 a.m., Old Gymnasium - N111, 1530 W. Clybourn St.
Members (and alumni or friends who are interested in becoming members) are invited to attend this annual update on the "State of the Marquette NROTC Alumni and Friends Association." Items of discussion include progress on various initiatives, the group's financial status, potential by-laws changes, and an opportunity for you to engage in charting the direction of your organization. A conference call line will be set up for remote participants to join in the discussion.

NROTC Open House | 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Old Gymnasium - N111/N113, 1530 W. Clybourn St.
Join in the camaraderie! This is a great social event and an opportunity to catch up with your classmates during Reunion + Homecoming weekend. This open house is an opportunity for you to see how your unit looks today.

Churches and Chocolates Bus Tour | 9:00 a.m. - noon, Bus departs from 16th St. and Wisconsin Ave.
Enjoy a tour through Milwaukee via bus, long known as our “City of Steeples,” while visiting local chocolate shops along the way. On this tour we’ll delve into dessert with stops at a local chocolatier, and we’ll also visit three local churches to learn about the history and architecture of these unique places of worship. Cost is $35 per person and includes coffee, chocolate treats, guided fun and round-trip transportation.

Blue and Gold Foam 5K Run/Walk | 10:30 a.m. Family Fun 1K Run, 11 a.m. 5K Run/Walk, Mitchell Park Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee
Benefiting Midnight Run

Featured sponsors: ITW and Olive Promotions

Get ready to run through foam bogs where there is enough blue and gold foam to cover you from head to toe! Explore Milwaukee's oldest park as the Marquette nation takes to the Mitchell Park Domes for a 5k run and walk, including a family fun 1k option. Proceeds from this event will support Marquette’s Midnight Run, a volunteer service program focused on the particular needs of the hungry and homeless people living in the community around Marquette. Pricing through October 6: Marquette University student ($17) and non-Marquette student ($25). Race day rate: Marquette University student ($20); non-Marquette student ($30). Children 11 years old and under are free.

Transportation is available to and from Mitchell Park Domes. Shuttles will depart starting at 10 a.m. and will run continuously until 11:00 a.m. Shuttles will return to campus immediately following the 5K. Pick up/drop off location is on 16th street (next to McCormick Hall) between Wisconsin Avenue and Wells Street. There is limited parking available at the Mitchell Park Domes. Blue and Gold Foam 5K Run/Walk participants are strongly encouraged to take shuttle transportation.

M Club Reunion | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., City Lights Brewing Co., 2210 W. Mt. Vernon Ave., Milwaukee
M Club members (alumni who were student-athletes at Marquette and earned a varsity letter while competing for one of Marquette's intercollegiate athletics programs) are invited to attend along with their families. Complimentary registration includes hors d'oeuvres and drink tickets.

Men’s Soccer vs. Providence | 1 p.m., Valley Fields
Spend Saturday afternoon down at Valley Fields cheering on our men’s soccer team against Providence. Support the Golden Eagles as they look to defeat another Big East opponent. It's "Badges and Ladders" day, where fans can join Milwaukee's police and fire safety crews in the west lot for interactive experience touring fire trucks, police cars and more. All first responders receive free admission. For tickets, visit gomarquette.com.

Residence Hall Showroom Open House | 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Marquette Campus
Alumni have the opportunity to relive their days as a Marquette student by visiting residence hall showrooms in Abbottsford Hall, Carpenter Tower, Cobeen Hall, Humphrey Hall, Mashuda Hall, McCormick Hall, O’Donnell Hall, Schroeder Hall and Straz Tower (formerly East Tower).

Lakefront Brewery Tour | 2 - 3:30 p.m., Lakefront Brewery
Join fellow alumni for one of the top-five brewery tours in America (rated by Trip Advisor). Lakefront Brewery is a leader in brewing the best, most innovative beers in Milwaukee - there’s sure to be brews for everyone. Cost is $7 per person and includes bus transportation, a souvenir pint glass and beer samples. Bus departs at 1:30 p.m. from east side of AMU.

Walking Tour of Campus - Then, Now, Next | 2 - 3 p.m., Marquette Campus
See and hear how Marquette's campus has transformed over the years and the exciting plans for the future. Please meet your tour group at the Information Desk in the Alumni Memorial Union.

Undergraduate Admissions Information Session and Tour | 1:30 - 3 p.m., Marquette campus
Tours are open to prospective students and families. Admissions tours begin with a half-hour informative presentation by a university staff member. Following the presentation, our world-class tour guides will lead you through campus on an hour-long tour. Counselors will be available afterward to answer questions about majors, programs, admission, scholarships, and financial aid.

Multicultural Gathering | 2 - 4 p.m. (2:30 p.m. brief program), Ambassador Hotel, Embassy Room, 2308 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee
Alumni, faculty, staff and students are invited to a networking reception hosted by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion, Raynor Libraries and the Ethnic Alumni Association

Tour of the Near West Side | 2 p.m, Near West Side Neighborhoods of Milwaukee (Meet on the east side of the Alumni Memorial Union to board bus)
Experience the incredible revitalization of Marquette’s greater neighborhood, Milwaukee’s Near West Side. You’ll learn about the rich history of this “neighborhood of neighborhoods,” which features cultural assets, educational and faith based institutions, and iconic businesses that make Milwaukee famous (hint: MillerCoors and Harley-Davidson). Come see why the Near West Side has become a great place to live, work and play! Tour will be led by Keith Stanley, executive director, Near West Side Partners; and Chiana Roman, Marquette Nursing student.

LGBTQ+ Open House and Alumni Council Networking Event | 3:30 - 5 p.m., LGBTQ+ Resource Center, Alumni Memorial Union, 140
Join the LGBT+ Alumni Council and students for an open house and light refreshments.

707 Hub Open House | 3 - 4:30 p.m., 707 Building
Explore and celebrate Marquette’s new 707 Hub, part of the Office of Research and Innovation. The 707 Hub is a campus space designed to foster collaboration and innovation. Because anyone can be innovative, the 707 Hub is open to all students, encouraging a cross-disciplinary approach to solving problems. Great ideas need to be heard, and the 707 Hub offers unique spaces for meetings, presentations and events.

Block Party | 3 – 5 p.m., Parking Lot F (across from the Al McGuire Center)
The block party continues with pay-as-you-go food, exciting athletic activities and family friendly games. Take part in Marquette's Stuff the Truck Food Drive benefiting the Hunger Task Force by bringing a non-perishable food item or donation.

Rock the Mall Concert | Gates open at 5 p.m. | Concert begins at 7 p.m., Central Mall
Featured sponsors: Ansay & Associates; David Mayhood, Eng '67; and Mindpool Live

Fitz and the Tantrums and AJR will be rocking Marquette’s campus at this year's concert. Enjoy festival food, activities and an outdoor music experience unlike any other. The private concert is open to Marquette students, alumni, faculty and staff. Tickets will be limited. The concert gate is located on Wisconsin Avenue by the Olin Engineering Center.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Reunion Mass | 9 a.m., Church of the Gesu
Join us for a special Reunion Mass as we close out the weekend with Marquette spirit.

Giving Society Brunch and Tours of Jesuit Residence | 10:15 a.m., Alumni Memorial Union
A special brunch for members of the Founders Society, President’s Society and St. Ignatius Legacy Society. Optional tours of the Jesuit residence will follow after brunch. Invitations will be mailed separately.

Women's Soccer vs. Providence | 1 p.m., Valley Fields
Wrap up Reunion + Homecoming week with our women’s soccer team at Valley Fields. The Golden Eagles host Providence and look to end this epic week with a victory. The first 200 fans will receive a commemorative T-shirt to celebrate the 25th season of the program. Stay after the game for autographs from the team. Marquette students in attendance will be registered to win one of five VIP packages to win Marquette men's basketball season tickets. For tickets, visit gomarquette.com. Marquette faculty and staff can recieve four free tickets and a voucher for free popcorn by emailing athletics@marquette.edu.

Homecoming Mass | 6 p.m., Church of the Gesu
Join us for a special Homecoming Mass as we close out the weekend with Marquette spirit.