April 18-21, 2019

Oakwood University Alumni Weekend

April 18-21, 2019

Oakwood University alumni weekend

SCHEDULE

10:00am – 2:00pm Alumni & Friends and our Honor Classes Registration 

10:00am – 4:00pm (New Feature) Alumni Organizations Registration (Affinity Chapters, Online Community Groups, Shared Interest Groups 

8:00am – 4:00pm University Departmental Events throughout the campus

11:00am – 12:00am (Midnight) – Basketball Tournament at Ashby Auditorium (Gym) OU Campus

1:00pm – 3:00pm (New feature) Alumni 360 Registration for Alumni Career Networking & Alumni Mentoring Students Events 

6:30pm – 41st Annual UNCF North Alabama Campaign GALA at the Von Braun Center 

8:00am Lynn Ross Golf Tournament at Hampton Cove 

10:00am – 2:00pm Alumni & Friends and our Honor Classes Registration 

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Treehouse Student Lounge & Café Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Blake Center Entrance area. Also the unveiling of the “The Giving Tree”

1:00pm – 3:00pm (New feature) Alumni 360 Registration for Alumni Career Networking & Alumni Mentoring Students Events 

8:00am – 4:00pm – Basketball Tournament 

8:00am – 4:00pm – University Departmental Events throughout the campus

6:15pm – Friday Evening Vesper at OUC – Pastor Debleaire Snell Speaker

7:30pm – AYS & AYM Alumni Concert & Oakwood Honors. Featuring Dynamic Praise & Artists Celebrating 30 Years of Praise & Worship

9:00am – 10:30am – Sabbath School at the Von Braun Center – Our honor Class of 79

(New feature) “Oakwood Legacy” Pictorials in the Von Braun Center Lobby -We will be celebrating generations of Oakwood legacy by taking family pictures of parents, grandparents that are alums and their offspring that are alums.

10:30am – 1:30pm – Divine Worship Services at the Von Braun Center. Our speaker is Pastor Calvin Watkins featuring musical selections from the Aeolians, Dynamic Praise, and three-time Grammy Award winner Donnie McClurkin

2:00 – 5:00pm – Oakwood Alumni Homecoming Fellowship Lunch – Oakwood University Campus at the OUC Family Life Center

5:00pm – 6:00pm – 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s Reunion Program

6:00pm – 6:30pm – Oakwood Alumni Homecoming Sabbath Vespers. Our speaker will is Dr. Paula Olivier.

6:30pm – 9:00pm Aeolians Concert at the Oakwood University Church

7:30pm – The Dynamic Praise 30th Year Celebration at the Von Braun Center

9:00pm – Class Reunion Celebration Events

TBD – The second showing of a theater production of August Wilson’s Fences at Moran Hall. Presented by the English and Foreign Language Department. 

8:00pm – 12:00am Basketball Tournament at Ashby Auditorium on the Oakwood University campus

9:00pm – 12:00pm – Skate Night at the Millet Activity Center on the Oakwood University campus

7:15am – Registration & Warm-Up for the Oakwood Alumni Homecoming Run/Walk

7:30am – Oakwood Alumni Homecoming Run/Walk on the Oakwood University campus

8:00am- 6:00pm – Oakwood Alumni Homecoming Vendors Mall on the Oakwood University campus (Tables & Tent)

10:00am – 12:00pm (New Feature) OU Alumni 360 – Professions (Alumni Networking with Alumni & Alumni Networking with Current Students + Legacy Student Recruitment) Throughout the campus. Over 12 Suggested Professions to network: Legal, Medicine, Nursing, Social Work, Education, Religion, Business, Allied Health, Technology, and the Arts

9:00am – 3:00pm – Basketball Tournament FINALS at Ashby Auditorium on Oakwood University campus

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Class Reunion Celebration Events

1:00pm – The third showing of a theatre production of August Wilson’s Fences at Moran Hall. Presented by the English and Foreign Language Department. 

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Oakwood Alumni Organizations Meetings & Events

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