"Come Back. Have
Southwestern College's prospective students
are urged to enroll at the school with the promise of "Come Here. Go
Far." Alumni know how far they can go after SC, though, so Homecoming
planners are inviting SC alumni and friends to "Come Back. Have Fun!"
The annual fall extravaganza will have
something for every Southwestern alumnus and friend. Special events
will honor natural science graduates and classes that end in "01" and
More information will be arriving by mail,
and this year registration will be available through the SC Web site
at www.sckans.edu. Check back often for the latest in Homecoming news.
Friday, Oct. 19, 2001
Noon Jinx Golf Scramble at Quail Ridge
4:30 p.m. Ribbon Cutting for Natural Science Hall of Fame display in
Beech Science Center
6-7:30 p.m. Homecoming Dinner Celebration
8 p.m. Natural Science Hall Of Fame Induction of 2001 Honorees
10 p.m. Moonlight Madness (Basketball Kick-off)
Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001
8 -10 a.m. Alumni Breakfast
9 a.m. BuilderDash
10 a.m. Homecoming Parade
11:15-12:15 p.m. Activity Stations
1) Rock Painting
2) Cookie Toss
3) Jazz Band
4) Keynotes Performance
5) "Fun for Kids" with Education Builders (kids
ages 3-7 yrs.)
6) "A Day at the Beech" with demonstrations
and science projects (ages 8-80 years)
11:30-1 p.m. Homecoming Picnic
1-10 p.m. Babysitting Services
1:30 p.m. Homecoming Football Game
5:30 p.m. Class Reunion Dinners at various locations (Photos taken at
. 1941-1946 (alumni seated together and recognized at Friday night banquet)
. 50 yr. class 1951(50-year class members will be seated together and
recognized at Friday night banquet)
. 45 yr. class 1956
. 40 yr. class 1961
. 35 yr. class 1966
. 30 yr. class 1971
. 25 yr. class 1976
. 20 yr. class 1981
. 15 yr. class 1986
. 10 yr. class 1991
. 5 yr. class 1996
8 p.m. Homecoming Theatre Production
Sunday, Oct. 21, 2001
9:30 a.m. Alumni Brunch
10:50 a.m. Southwestern College Worship Service at Grace United Methodist
Church with SC alumni guest pastor, Steve Matthew
1:30 p.m. Choir and Band Concert
3 p.m. Homecoming Comedy Theatre Production
Shot, Win a Car.
Homecoming 2001 will be a weekend you won't
want to miss. Among the activities and excitement planned this year
will be a new event, Moonlight Madness. Scheduled for Friday night,
Oct. 19, Moonlight Madness will combine music from the SC pep band,
a basketball exhibition, and a football pep rally to boost Builder spirit
for the Homecoming football game on Saturday. But perhaps the most exciting
moment of Moonlight Madness will be a spectator competition of the Great
Basketball Shoot-Off, with an opportunity to win a new $25,000 car from
Kline Motors. Raffle tickets for the shoot-off will be available to
students, alumni, and friends of the college. Come and take part in
the fun. and possibly win a new car!
to SC's Loyal Volunteers
Boathouse Alumni Event:
Kelly Bender '68
Vickie (Worrell) Bender '68
Tom Graber '71
Stealth Senior Class '01 Alumni Event:
Seth Leeper '01
Jeffrey Lowe '01
Mike McCoy '74
Angeles Southwestern Event:
Lonnie Howerton '69
Diego Southwestern Event:
David Froman '68
City Area Alumni Event:
Gary Brown '76
Janice (Laber) Brown '78
Alicia (Lindal) Wolff '97
Doug Wolff '93
Kansas/Dodge City Alumni Event:
Herb White '51
Rowena (Taylor) White '51
Ken Strobel '62
Ray Potter '55
Ken Everhart '57
Roy Helm '79
Paul Bean '85
Robert Collins '98
Bob Dawson '71
Jon Helsel '97
Ted Hresko '73
Kim (Fort) Leffingwell '92
Thad Leffingwell '92
Kristen (Martin) Pettey '98
Charlie Rhoads '96
Christopher Smith '95
Jason Speegle '99
Ginger Wilcox '98
in New York Dec. 6-9, 2001
Make plans to join your fellow Southwestern
College alumni for a weekend of holiday magic in the most exciting city
in the world. SC's alumni Christmas trip offers everything: Broadway
theatre, museums, fine dining, Christmas lights (including the tree
at Rockefeller Center), the world-famous Radio City Music Hall Christmas
Spectacular, and much more. This trip will be arranged and hosted by
Southwestern College alumni staff with assistance from a professional
Call Nan Hinson at 800-846-1543, ext. 6231,
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for a detailed brochure and tour application.
Deposits will be accepted between May 25 and July 1, 2001.
"We anticipate a greater demand for this
tour than we have spaces available, so don't delay," says alumni programs
director Susan Lowe.
Your Calendars, Alumni!
Saturday, June 30 . Wellington
Cowley/ Sumner event at the Wellington Steak House featuring Elvis.
Hosts: Ray Potter '55, Ken Everhart '57, and alumni staff.
Saturday, July 14 . Tulsa
Oklahoma musical event. Hosts: Kristin Martin '93 and alumni staff.
July 22-29 . Alaska cruise
Host: Alumni Staff
July 22-29 . Alaska cruise
Hosts: Alumni staff.
Aug. 17 . noon . Main campus
Legacy Luncheon for multi-generational Moundbuilders recognizing new
SC students. Hosts: Alumni staff.
Aug. 23 . 7 p.m.
Aug. 30 . 6-9 p.m. . Wichita
Professional studies/alumni dinner seminar, "Handwriting and Employee
Strengths." Hosts: Alumni and professional studies staff.
Sept. 15 . Main campus
Cowley/Sumner football kick-off in Roy L. Smith Dining Hall. Hosts:
Marty Mutti '89 and C.J. Layton, and alumni staff.
Sept. 20 . 6:30-8 p.m.,
Topeka area event at the Kansas State Museum of History. Catered dinner
followed by special tour of the museum. Host: Ron Scheffler '67.
Saturday, Sept. 29 . Main
Athletic Hall of Fame game and induction. Hosts: Athletic and alumni
Oct. 19 - 21 . Homecoming
Oct. 26 . 6-9 p.m. Wichita
Professional studies/alumni dinner seminar, "Career
Development Panel." Hosts: Alumni and professional studies staff.
Nov. 3 . Washington D.C.
Hosts: Jarrod Wheeler '94, Dan Lara '91, Ted Hresko '73, and alumni
Nov. 10 . Oklahoma City
Ten Little Indians dinner theatre event. Hosts: George Jason Johnston
'69 and alumni staff.
Dec. 6-9 . Christmas in
New York trip
Hosts: Alumni staff.