Friday, October 3, 2014

Time Event/Description Location
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Project ASPIRE

Project ASPIRE is a Career Exploration Fair in which alumni return to campus to talk about their jobs, employers, and majors that got them to where they are today.

Student Union Atrium
Dayton Campus
3:00 pm to 7:00 pm CECS Brandeberry Career Development Center Open House

A celebration of the opening of the Brandeberry Career Development Center with CECS alumni and Industry friends. Drop off your business card in exchange for a free beverage at the bar. Enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and a tour of the facility. Additionally, tours will be offered for Russ, Joshi and the rest of campus given by the Student Amassadors on October, 10th from 3-6.

For industry partners only.

Brandeberry Career Development Center
Dayton Campus
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Guardian Reunion

Guardian celebrates 50 years! Reconnect with friends, take a tour of campus and the Guardian Office, share information about your career with students and relax at the Rockafield Alumni Center.

Rockafield Alumni Center
Dayton Campus
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm CEHS Trivia Night

Open to all, this event is a fundraiser for CEHS student scholarships. We hope you'll join us and test your trivia skills. Prizes and special Wright State trivia questions will be aplenty! Register your table of 8 today for $100. Table purchase includes heavy hor d'oeuvres and two drink tickets for each guest.

Student Union Gym
Dayton Campus
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Alumni Achievement Awards

The Wright State University Alumni Association recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of our alumni on an annual basis at an awards and reception presentation. These outstanding individuals are recognized for achieving numerous accomplishments in their chosen fields. In addition to possessing high standards of integrity and character, they have also given their time and talent to benefit the Alumni Association. The Wright State Alumni Association is currently accepting nominations on their website: http://www.wrightstatealumni.com/who-we-are/alumni-awards-25.html. This event is invitation only.

Berry Room, Student Union
Dayton Campus

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Time Event/Description Location
10:00 am to 12:00 pm Scholarship Brunch

The Wright State University Alumni Association holds this brunch so that we may celebrate and recognize our scholarship donors, recipients, and

recipients’ families. This event is invitation only.

 

Dayton Campus
10:00 am to 12:00 pm Student Alumni Association's 2nd Annual Nearly Naked Mile

This event gives students and alumni the chance to take clothes off their backs and give them to those in need by running around campus "nearly naked" for a worthy cause. The Nearly Naked Mile event collects clothing for the Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley. Donations of shirts, pants, shorts, shoes, etc. are greatly appreciated. Registration begins at 10:00 am where games, contests, and a raflle will be held prior to the run at 11:00 am. Following the run, a shirts will be given out and food will be provided. Stick around for the Homecoming Festival at the Rinzler immediately after!

Rinzler
Dayton Campus
12:00 pm to 6:45 pm Homecoming Festival at the Rinzler

Enjoy a variety of activites that the whole family can enjoy! Play plinko for Wright State gear, try your skills through the AROTC maze, shoot some hoops with Pop-a-Shot, hit the alumni beer tent and visit with current Wright State students while your children have fun on inflatable games. Be sure to prepare for the club football game, the mens' and womens' soccer games with face painting and DIY Raider spirit tie-dyed shirts! Last but not least, grab some chili from the Annual Chili Cook Off for dinner!

  • Women's Rugby Game vs. University of Dayton @ 11 am (located at Field 5 - near Boonshoft School of Med.)
  • Club Football Game @ 1 PM
  • Alumni Softball Game @ 2 PM (located at WSU Softball Field)
  • Women's Soccer Game vs. Green Bay @ 2:30 PM
  • Annual Chili Cook Off @ 4:00-6:45 PM
  • Men's Soccer Game vs. Milwaukee @ 7 PM
Rinzler
Dayton Campus
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Club Football Game

Come cheer on Wright State's Club Football team as they take on Ohio State!

Admission:

  • $5 at the gate
  • Free for students with Wright1 Card
Rinzler Pavilion
Dayton Campus
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Alumni Softball Game

Come watch and cheer on Wright State alumni as they play in an Alumni Softball game!

Alumni Field
Dayton Campus
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Women's Soccer Game

Come cheer on Wright State's Women's Soccer team as they take on Green Bay!

Admission:

  • Adults - $5
  • Kids (12 & under) - $3
  • Groups of 15+ - $2
Rinzler Pavilion
Dayton Campus
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Rockafield Alumni Center Open House

Alumni, bring your most recent AlumNews Postcard in for a free gift! Take a tour of your beautiful home on campus and catch the shuttle to the Student Union for a campus tour.

Rockafield Alumni Center
Dayton Campus
6:30 pm to 10:30 pm Department of Engineering Alumni Reunion

Dean Emeritus, Dr. Jim Brandeberry and Current Dean, Nathan Klingbeil cordially invite you to celebrate Wright State University Department of Engineering and Computer Science Graduates from 1967-1986. Help us honor engineering and computer science alumni who graduated before the College of Engineering and Computer Science was formed on Saturday, October 4th. This will be a weekend for all CECS alumni to remember! 

With a tour of the engineering buildings and the campus at large, we want to show how we are continuing to grow and support the studies for our students. The evening will also includ cocktails, dinner, entertainment, dancing and various Wright State giveaways and prizes. 

This event is invitation only.

Wright State University Russ Engineering Center
Dayton Campus
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Men's Soccer Game

Come cheer on Wright State's Men's Soccer team as they take on Milwaukee!

Admission:

  • Adults - $5
  • Kids (12 & under) - $3
  • Groups of 15+ - $2
Rinzler Pavilion
Dayton Campus

All Homecoming events are free and open to Wright State students. Alumni sponsored events may require registration and payment.

Valid Wright1 Card required for admittance to student-only events.