homecoming 2016


Monday, Sept. 19     
8 pm Fowling Warehouse   Tech Transit departs Buell Bldg.
  Play this football bowling pin game and find out what the buzz – and the fun – is all about.  
Tuesday, Sept. 20    
11:30 am - 5 pm Career Services Company Crawl   Transit Departs Buell
  Check out Fortune 500 companies right here in Southfield!  
6 pm Annual LTUAA Business Meeting and Dinner   UTLC Gallery 
  The LTU Alumni Association Board of Directors will introduce its newly elected members, discuss its activities over the past year, and outline plans for the coming year, as well as present alumnus Fred Butters, BSAr'83, BAr'84, MAr'15, with the Ray Award for his exceptional volunteerism. Both the meeting and dinner are free and open to all alumni.  
9 pm Homecoming Fun Run   Quad (UTLC Bridge)
  Join the sisters of Chi Omega Rho in their annual fundraiser in support of breast cancer research.  
Wednesday, Sept. 21    
5 pm, Reception following Grand Opening Celebration   Taubman Complex 
  A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture, and Life Sciences Complex, Home of the Marburger STEM Center   
  Celebrate and tour LTU's newest building. This architectural gem features high-tech labs, a spectacular glass atrium, and what might be Michigan's most interesting staircase - a three-story-high black "orb" made of carbon-reinforced fiber.   
  RSVP by September 16   
  More information: 248.204.2303  
7 pm, Reception following Presidential Symposium    Marburger Auditorium, S100
  "NAFTA Revisited: The Way Forward in the 21st-Century Global Economy"   
  What's the truth about this controversial trade agreement? Find out in this symposium moderated by Tom Marx, Director, Center for Leadership, LTU College of Management, with distinguished panelists Douglas George, Consul General of Canada; Juan Manuel Solana Morales, Consul of Mexico; and Paul Traub, senior business economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.   
  Register and more information  
7 pm Women’s Volleyball vs. University of Northwestern-Ohio   Ridler Field House
Thursday, Sept. 22    
8 pm Quidditch and Powder Puff Games
Faculty vs. Students Game
  Athletic Field
  Join a team to play under the lights, enjoy some donuts, or cheer on fellow classmates!  
9:30 pm Homecoming Bonfire   Athletic Field
  Warm up with hot donuts and cider.   
Friday, Sept. 23    
5 pm Night of Champions Student Athletes Dinner   Ridler Field House
  A celebration of LTU's student-athletes and their accomplishments on the field, in the classroom, and in the community.   
8 pm Homecoming Concert   Quad
Saturday, Sept. 24    
11 am True Blue Reunion Brunch   Taubman Center, Alumni Hall 
  Alumni from class years ending in a two or seven are invited to join fellow classmates, former LTU faculty and staff, and President Virinder Moudgil to kick off this year's True Blue Challenge reunion giving competition and recognize the 2015-16 challenge winners from the classes of 1956 and 1976.  
  More information  
12 pm Homecoming Tailgate   Athletic Field
  Face Painting, Pumpkin Painting, Inflatables, Bubble Soccer   
12:30 pm Women’s Soccer vs. Cornerstone University   Athletic Field
1 pm Alumni Tailgate Tent    Athletic Field
  Refreshments, Karaoke, Caricaturist, Photo Booth  
  Sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance   
1 pm Blue Devil Motorsports Grand Prix    Parking Lot C 
  See LTU's motorsports vehicles in action against those of visiting university teams.   
4 pm Men's Soccer vs. Cornerstone University    Athletic Field


Homecoming Sponsors

Liberty Mutual Insurance