The DC Aggies – A&T Homecoming Info Page

Welcome to the Greatest Homecoming on Earth! Homecoming is a festive time for the University to welcome back its alumni – young and old, near and far – and to celebrate its current student body.

Information provided here is compiled from various university sources. The Washington, DC chapter wants to make knowing about all official information during the Greatest Homecoming on Earth accessible for all Aggies and friends.

2014 Homecoming Safety and Parking

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Thursday, October 23

10 AM – 12 Noon
Fall Convocation
Harrison Auditorium (campus)

6:00 pm
Pep Rally
Sponsored by: Office of Student Activities
Featuring: A&T Sports Teams & Special Guests
Corbett Sports Center

6:30 PM – *INVITATION ONLY*
Corporate & Community Partners Reception
“An Evening Celebrating the Arts”
Sponsored by: The Office of the Chancellor
General Classroom Building – Atrium (campus)

Friday, October 24

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8 AM – 6 PM
Official Aggie Paraphernalia
Barnes & Noble Campus Bookstore

8:30 AM Shotgun Start
36th Annual Richard E. Moore Memorial Golf Tournament
Grandover Resort

9 AM – 11AM
SGA Alumni Mixer
Sponsored by: Student Government Association & Office of Student Activities
Alumni – Foundation Event Center

 

9 AM – 8 PM
F.D. Bluford Library
I Am Somebody: Standing Up for Change Exhibit
Bluford Library (campus)

10 AM – 2 PM (Meeting)
School of Nursing Alumni Group Meeting (SONAG) & Open House
Dudley Building – Multipurpose Room (campus)

2 PM – 4 PM (open house)
School of Nursing Alumni Open House
Noble Hall (campus)

11 AM – 2 PM
School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Alumni Homecoming Celebration
Webb Hall Lawn (campus)

12:00 noon – 2:00pm
Former Miss A&T Luncheon
Sponsored by: Student Government Association & Office of Student Activities
Alumni – Foundation Event Center
Doors open at 11am

12 – 7 PM
Alumni Information Desk
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
Pre-Sale Aggie Throwdown (Alumni Dance) tickets available

12 – 9 PM
Aggie Fanfest @ War Memorial Stadium
Featuring: Live R&B and Go-Go Bands
Hosted by Chip Rice, WNAA 90.1 DJs & Announcers
Sponsors: WNAA 90.1
FREE Admission

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12 – 2PM
College of Engineering Homecoming Luncheon with Dean Robin Coger
Sponsored by: Toyota
McNair Front Lawn (campus)

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
ECE Department (5th Floor, McNair)
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Department of Computer Science
CS Department (5th Floor, McNair)
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
ISE Alumni Indoor Tailgate
Saturday: 10 a.m. – Game Kickoff
110 Cherry Hall

12 – 3 PM
School of Technology
Alumni Luncheon and Town Hall Engagement
Smith Hall Lobby (campus)

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1 PM – 1 AM
Vending & Alumni Soundstage
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association, Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
2nd Floor Lobby Area

1:30 – 3 PM
Alumni Chapter Leadership Meeting
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro @ Four Seasons (Room TBD)

2 – 4 PM
School of Education: A Taste of the Triad
Proctor Hall Lobby (campus)

Time: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
College of Arts & Sciences Homecoming Celebration
Location: General Classroom Building (600 N. Benbow Road)

Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Biology
Alumni Homecoming Floating Reception
Location: Barnes Hall Atrium
Contact: 336-285-2160

 

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Chemistry
Annual Alumni and Friends Homecoming Reception
Location: Science Building Room 200
Contact: 336-285-2239

 

Journalism & Mass Communication
Alumni Council Brunch (Invitation Only)
Date: Friday, Oct. 24, 2014
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Location: Crosby Hall Room 209

 

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
JOMC Town Hall Media Summit 2014
Location: Crosby Hall TV Studio

 

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
WNAA/JOMC Alumni Day Party
Location: Crosby Hall Room 302
JOMC Contact Information: 336-334-7900

 

Time: 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

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Alumni and Friends Breakfast
Location: General Classroom Building – 1st floor Atrium
Contact: 336-285-3511

 

Time: 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Physics
Alumni and Friends Panel Discussions & Reception
Location: Marteena Hall – Room 322
Contact: 336-285-2105

 

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sociology & Social Work
Alumni and Friends Homecoming Reception
Location: Gibbs Hall Room 104
Contact: 336-285-2305

 

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Mathematics
Alumni Homecoming Open House
Location: Marteena Hall – Room 109
Contact: 336-285-2033

3:45 – 6PM
School of Business & Economics
Annual Alumni Reunion and Soul Food Cookout
Craig Hall, Room 132 (campus)

4 – 6 PM
WNAA Aggie Block Party – Grown Folks’ Music
@ Aggie Fan Fest
East Lindsay & Boyd Street
Featuring: Jazz, R&B and Soul Music

7:30pm
NPHC Step Show
Sponsor: Office of Student Activities
Greensboro Coliseum
Tickets: $23.50 (day of show)
Doors open at 6:30pm

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4 – 8 PM & 11 PM – 1 AM
Alumni Sound Stage
2nd Floor Lobby Area/ Sheraton
Featuring: DJ Avix
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc.

8 PM – 12 AM
Alumni Hospitality Room
NC A&T National Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
*Registered Hotel Guests*

7 PM
Visual and Performing Arts Presents: Broadway Musical
Smokey Joe’s Café
The hottest joint in town!
Paul Robeson Theatre (campus)
Contact: NC A&T Ticket Office
(336) 334-7749
Online Ticketing: http://www.ncat.edu/divisions/business-and-finance/ce/ticket-office/index.html

7 – 10 pm
Aggie Talent & DJ Showcase @ Aggie Fan Fest
Hosted by: WNAA Street Team, Viva La Fresh & DJ Rio 336
FREE and Open to the Public

Saturday October 25

8AM
Homecoming Parade
Start: Murrow Boulevard
End: Aggie Stadium

8AM
WNAA Hosts Homecoming Parade Stage
Hosted by: Wild Irish Rose, Keith Mac & Jimmy Jam
Intersection of East Lindsay and Yanceyville Street
FREE

9AM – 1 AM
Vending
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons, Pre Function Area

10 AM – SUNSET
WNAA Soundstage at Aggie Fan Fest
East Lindsay & Boyd Street
Hosted by: WNAA 90.1FM, DJ Precise & DJ Dynomight
Featuring Live R&B and Go-Go
Bands: A&T Cold Steel Drumline, Katrena Wize, Tyson C., Northeast
High School Drumline, Payroll Records Reunion, The Ladies of J.A.M, Derrell Dukes, Gav Beats, Soultrii, Integrity Music, Faycez U Know, Faze 2.

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12 – 5 PM
Official Aggie Paraphernalia
Barnes & Noble Campus Bookstore
Brown Hall (campus)

1PM
Aggie Homecoming Football Game
A&T vs. Florida A&M
Contact: NC A&T Ticket Office
(336) 334-7749
Online Ticketing: http://www.ncat.edu/divisions/business-and-finance/ce/ticket-office/index.html

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7PM
Visual and Performing Arts Presents Broadway Musical
Smokey Joe’s Cafe
The hottest joint in town!
Paul Robeson Theatre (campus)
Online Ticketing: http://www.ncat.edu/divisions/business-and-finance/ce/ticket-office/index.html

8 PM- 12AM
Alumni Hospitality Room
NC A&T National Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
*Registered Hotel Guests*

8- 9 PM
Line Dance Class with Alumna Jessie Barnes
Guilford Ballroom
*Alumni Dance Ticket Required*

9 PM- 1 AM
Homecoming Alumni Dance
“The Aggie Throwdown”
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc. & Alumni Band
Featuring. Airstrike DJZ- DJ Avix
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(Proceeds to benefit Alumni Association Inc. and Alumni Band Scholarships)
Guilford Ballroom, Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons

Sunday October 26

8AM – 10AM
Alumni Farewell Breakfast & Affirmation Service
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
Imperial Ballroom A

9AM – 1PM
Vending
Sponsored by: NC A&T Alumni Association Inc.
Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons
Pre Function Area

11 AM- 4 PM
Aggie Fanfest
“Home of the Biggest Aggie Block Party”
Gospel Praise Day
War Memorial Baseball Stadium
FREE Admission & FREE Kids Area

6:00pm – 9:00pm
Gospel Show / Festival of Praise
Corbett Sports Center
Featuring: Fred Hammond & Donnie McClurkin
Tickets: $23.50
Doors open at 5:00pm

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About DC Chapter President

1986 graduate of NC A&T State University - Major Business Administration - Management