7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. • Isaac’s, Bartlett Hall • $9 per person
Alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago are invited for a buffet breakfast and fellowship with other Golden Scots.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. • Willard House
Please stop by for registration, schedule of activities, messages and plenty of hot coffee!
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. • Wilson Center for Campus Ministry
Alumni who have passed away since Homecoming 2011 will be remembered in a service led by the Rev. Anne D. McKee, campus minister.
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. • Clayton Center for the Arts
Get some early Holiday shopping done by selecting crafts from a wide array of talented artists and satisfy your sweet tooth while helping the Blount County Alumni Chapter provide scholarships for local students attending Maryville College.
10 - 11 a.m. • Wilson Center for Campus MinistryAlumni who serve as clergy, youth directors, church musicians or are seminary students are invited for light refreshments and information gathering to meet and connect across class years, denominations and callings.
10:00 a.m. - Noon • Various Locations
A variety of organizations and departments will host "Open Houses" throughout campus. Homecoming participants are invited to visit several open houses during this two-hour block.
10:00 a.m. – Noon • Outdoor Plaza, Clayton Center for the Arts (rain location: Lambert Recital Hall)
Voices of Praise, small ensembles and featured soloists are scheduled to perform on the plaza. At 11 a.m., Off-Kilter, the Alumni Choir and MC Concert Choir will combine for a performance in the Lambert Recital Hall that features Paige Wroble Martin '01, a vocalist with the Air Force's Airmen of Note.
10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Crawford House
Come by and climb the Alpine Tower! Children (ages 10 and under) must be accompanied by an adult.
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Anderson Lawn (rain location: Cooper Athletic Center - right side of the gym)
Inflatables, rides on the Barrel Train Express and face painting are all hits with the “Little Scotties!” Little Scotties are invited to participate in the parade. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
10:30 a.m. • Lawson Auditorium, Fayerweather HallBobby Floyd '06, a natural resources specialist for the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML), will present "How Landscape Ecology Shaped the Battle of Chancellorsville." The lecture is a part of the MC Civil War Sesquicentennial Series.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. • Pearsons Lawn • $10 per person (children 5 & under free)
Everyone is invited for a picnic lunch! Special seating will be available for all reunion classes whose graduation year ends in ‘3’ or ‘8.’
1:00 p.m. • Circle Drive
Gather along Circle Road to watch the procession of reunion classes, current students, Alumni Award recipients, Homecoming Court candidates, President Bogart & family, Little Scotties & more!
1:30 p.m. • Cooper Side of Thorton Football Stadium
Gather to see the Captains Brick, inscribed with the names of the 2012 Football Team Captains, Jamie Owen '13, Paul Costanzo '12, Travis Felder '14 and Kane Crowell '13, placed in the Donald W. Story Captains Walk.
1:45 p.m. • Cooper Side of Thorton Football Stadium
The March of the Scots is a home-game tradition that connects the Fighting Scots with fans as they march from the locker room of Cooper Athletic Center to take Honaker Field. Wear your orange and garnet to show your Scot spirit. Line up on the Captains Walk to cheer the Fighting Scots on to victory!
2:00 p.m. • Honaker Field
$8/adult; $5/student; children 6 & under free
Join the fans at Honaker Field for this homecoming tradition! The 2012 Homecoming King & Queen will be crowned during halftime festivities.
4 p.m. • Soccer Field
Cheer on members of the women's soccer team as they battle a conference rival.
5:00 p.m. • Alumni Gym • $25/person
Celebrate with fellow alumni as we honor the Alumni Citation and Kin Takahashi Young Alumni Award recipients and recognize classes for their efforts in the $1M Anderson Hall Alumni Class Challenge. The reception will also highlight the 50th reunion. Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.