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HOMECOMING 2017

Claflin LEADS: A Shared Vision for the 21st Century
HOMECOMING WEEK EVENTS ~~ NOV. 11 - 18

We WildN Comedy Tour

D.R.E.A.M. Gospel Choir

Deja Dickens
Junior/Guard

Triston Thompson
Junior/Guard

Sunday, November 12
Miss Homecoming Crowning
3 p.m. - W.V. Middleton Fine Arts Center

Silent Disco
8 p.m. - Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center - Admission: $5

Friday, November 17 “Claflin Spirit Day”
(Wear Your Orange and Maroon)
Mid - Day Pep Rally - 1 - 4 p.m. - Panther Plaza

Gospel Explosion featuring D.R.E.A.M., Roy and the
Revelations, and Justin Rufus Hosted by La’Quentin
Jenkins
7 p.m. - W.V. Middleton Fine Arts Center
Admission: $2

Wednesday, November 15
“Pop Out Wednesday”
Push up Challenge - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Panther Plaza

Fashion Show and Dance with En Veux
7 p.m. - W. V. Middleton Fine Arts Center
Admission: $2

Kicking it with the Queen
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Claflin Dining Center

Saturday, November 18
Homecoming Parade
9:30 a.m. - Parade Marshals: Walter H. ’66 &
Laura S. Moore ’64
Russell Street from Edisto Memorial Gardens to
Jonas T. Kennedy Health and Physical Education
Center

Monday, November 13
“Dress like Quizus Day”
Mid-Day Dorm Stroll Off
Noon - 1 p.m. - Panther Plaza

Power Hour
6 - 7 p.m.
The James and Dorothy Z. Elmore Chapel

Picture Day with Qui’Era
1 - 2 p.m. - Panther Plaza

Homecoming Comedy Show featuring We WildN
Comedy Tour - BSimone, Darren Band, Bdaht, Teddy
Ray, Matt Rife, Burpie, Billy Sorrells
8 - 10 p.m. - Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy
Health and Physical Education Center
Admission: $10

Dorm Step Show
6 p.m. - Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center (Bon Fire/Car
Smash immediately following) - Admission: $2

Thursday, November 16 “Throwback
Thursday” (Wear Your 90’s or 2000’s gear)
90’s Meltdown
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Panther Plaza

Tuesday, November 14 “Denim Tuesday”
Claflin Spirit Day
Noon - 1 p.m. - Panther Plaza
Pie the SGA for Community Service
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Panther Plaza

C U Got F.A.M.E. Talent Show
7 - 10 p.m. - W. V. Middleton Fine Arts Center
Admission: $2

Sip N Paint with the Queen
5 - 7 p.m. - Orange and Maroon Room

Panther Den and Tailgating
Noon - 4 p.m. - Jonas T. Kennedy Health and
Physical Education Center - Admission: $25
Homecoming Basketball Doubleheader
Lady Panthers vs. Florida Tech at 1:30 p.m.
Panthers vs.Young Harris College at 3:30 p.m.
Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center
Reserved Seats: $20 / General Admission: $15
Greek Step Show
9 p.m. - Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center
General Admission: $15 (non-students) / Claflin
Students: $10 (until Nov. 17; $15 after Nov. 17)

For More Information about Student Activities, contact Mrs. Konist Davis-Johnson - kjohnson@claflin.edu / (803) 535-5591.

Alumni

ReUnion Weekend Events ~~ NOV. 16 - 19

12th Annual Claflin University
Scholarship Golf Classic

Evelyn “Champagne” King

Parade Marshals - Walter H. Moore ’66
and wife Laura S. Moore ’64

Thursday, November 16
12th Annual Claflin Golf Classic
Registration: 8:30 a.m./Shotgun Start:
10 a.m. - The Orangeburg Country Club,
2745 Griffith Drive Orangeburg, S.C.
$100 per player / $400 per team

Presidential Scholarship Gala (Ticket Only)
6 - 10 p.m.
Featuring Evelyn “Champagne” King
Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health and
Physical Education Center
Admission: $200

Welcome Reception and Registration
4:30 - 7 p.m.
Country Inn & Suites, Lobby Area,
731 Citadel Road, Orangeburg, S.C.

“Back Down Memory Lane” Dance
9 p.m. - 1 a.m.
The Premiere
1235 Five Chop Road, Orangeburg, S.C.
Admission: $35

Friday, November 17
Images of Success
8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Classroom and Campus Visit
CUIAA Executive Committee Meeting
8:30 -10:30 a.m. - Arthur Rose Museum
Registration
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Campus Center Multipurpose Room
Academic Receptions
11 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Various Locations
• School of Business – Grace Thomas
Kennedy Business and Communication Building
• School of Education – Bowen Hall
• School of Humanities and Social Sciences W.V. Middleton Fine Arts Center
• School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics James S. Thomas Science Center
• The Center for Professional and Continuing
Studies-Calhoun-Downs - Laymen Hall
• Alice Carson Tisdale Honors CollegeAlumni Drop-In-Honors Center (2-4 p.m.)
Leadership Giving Luncheon
(Invitation Only)
12 p.m. - Ministers’ Hall

Saturday, November 18
1st Annual Health and Wellness 5k Run and Walk
6 a.m.
Sponsored by the Claflin University Charlotte
Alumni Chapter.
Race begins at the Edisto Memorial Garden
Arts Center Shelter.
Homecoming Parade
9:30 a.m.
The parade begins on Russell Street at Edisto
Memorial Gardens and ends at the Jonas T.
Kennedy Health and Physical Education Center
on Magnolia Street
Affinity Group Gatherings
11 a.m. - Mu Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority,
Inc. - Orange and Maroon Room - Lambda
Sigma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity,
Inc. - Ministers’ Hall
Reception for Classes Meeting in Reunion
11 a.m. - Grace Thomas Kennedy Auditorium
Classes of 1937, 1942, 1947, 1952, 1957, 1962,
1967, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002,
2007, 2012

Michael Moore

Panther Den and Alumni Registration
Noon - 4 p.m. - Tent in front of the Jonas T.
Kennedy Health and Physical Education Center
Admission: $25
Homecoming Basketball Doubleheader
Lady Panthers vs. Florida Tech at 1:30 p.m.
Panthers vs.Young Harris College at 3:30 p.m.
Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center
Reserved Seats: $20 / General Admission: $15
Greek Step Show
9 p.m. - Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health
and Physical Education Center
General Admission: $15 (non-students) / Claflin
Students: $10 (until Nov. 17; $15 after Nov. 17)
Orange and Maroon Dance
9 p.m. - 1 a.m. - The Premiere - Admission: $35
Sunday, November 19
Pre - Worship Service Breakfast (Complimentary)
8:30 a.m. - 1869 Club
Open to all alumni and their families.
(Reservation required)
Worship Service
9:30 a.m.
Speaker: Reverend Jack C. Washington, ’77
The James and Dorothy Z. Elmore Chapel
Open to all alumni and their families.
Founders’ Day Convocation
4 p.m. - Speaker: Michael Moore, President/CEO
International African-American Museum,
Charleston, S.C.
Tullis Arena, Jonas T. Kennedy Health and
Physical Education Center
No admission - open to the public

For more information about Alumni events contact the Office of Alumni Affairs: zelee@claflin.edu / (803) 535-5722

Visit: www.claflin.edu for more information • Claflin University, 400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg, SC 29115

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