Homecoming 2012

(Click the image above to download a PDF of this year's Homecoming Brochure.

Important Correction!

There is an error in the schedule in the print version of the Homecoming Brochure. Be advised that the correct time for the Joyful Sound Reunion Concert on the evening of Friday October 19th is 7:30 p.m. The electronic version of the brochure is correct, as is the schedule of events posted below.

Friday, October 19, 2012

10:00am:  Marion Moorhead Alumni Golf Tournament

Pebble Creek Country Club

Captain’s choice tournament with lunch and a shotgun start at 10 a.m.  Win one of numerous prizes.

$50 per person or $175 per four-man team.  Reservation required.

Confirmation and directions will be mailed.  Pebble Creek Address:  101 Pebble Creek Dr., Taylors, SC 29687

11:30am:  Alumnae Luncheon

Edna Hartness Dining Room located in the Todd Dining Hall

Come enjoy lunch with the 2012 Homecoming Court, Miss NGU 2012, and other alumnae and

Friends.  Sponsored by the NGU Women’s Auxiliary Board.

Cost:  $10.00 per person – Reservation required.

5:15pm:  Homecoming 2012 Banquet-Joyful Sound’s 35th Anniversary Reunion with the classes of 1962 and 1972

Todd Dining Hall

Come and enjoy a night of great food and fellowship with fellow alumni.

Cost:  $10.00 per person – Reservation required

7:30pm:  Joyful Sound 35th Anniversary Concert

Turner Chapel

Joyful Sound will present an evening concert.  Come and enjoy the beautiful music.

Free Admission.

Saturday, October 20, 2012

11:00am:  Welcome Center and Check-In

Alumni Tent in Front of Younts Stadium

Sign the Homecoming registry, receive event information and location assignments for your departmental receptions.  Walking and bus tours are available.

11:00am-1:00pm:  Crusader Kid Zone – Children’s Activities

Emery Avenue of Flags

Let your little ones play while you reminisce with fellow alumni.  Games and activities are planned to give children two hours of fun.

Free Admission

11:00am-2:00pm:  Stadium Tailgate Barbeque

Front of Younts Stadium

Treat yourself to an old fashioned barbeque with all the trimmings before the homecoming football game.

Cost: Guests, $6.00 per person; Faculty and Staff, $5.00 per person; Children (under 13) $4.00 per child, Commuters, $6.00.

11:00am-2:00pm:  Vibe 95.5 broadcasting live

WNGR Radio will be broadcasting live in front of Younts Stadium

12:00pm-2:00pm:  Departmental Receptions

Inside Younts Stadium

Come back and visit with faculty and see the changes that have been made and are planned for you academic program.  Representatives from college and campus organizations will be present.

1:00pm:  Homecoming Parade

Younts Stadium Area

The NGU Marching Band, 2012 Homecoming Court and campus organization floats will show off the legacy of North Greenville.

2:30pm:  NGU Crusaders Vs. Brevard Tornadoes

Younts Football Stadium

Watch the Crusaders battle the Tornadoes

Cost: $5.00 per child (ages 6-12); $10.00 person.

5:00pm-7:00pm:  Dinner in the Todd Dining Hall

Todd Dining Hall

Cost: Guests, $6; Children (under 13), $4.

Hotel Accommodations

Courtyard by Marriott
115 The Parkway
Greenville, SC 29615

The Crowne Plaza Hotel
851 Congaree Road
Greenville, SC 29506

Hampton Inn
593 Roe Center Ct.
Travelers Rest
(864) 834-5550

Holiday Inn Express
1315 W. Wade Hampton Blvd.
Greer, SC 29650

The Inn on Tyger Meadow
103 Tyger Meadow Road
Travelers Rest, SC 29690

The Phoenix Inn
246 N. Pleasantburg Dr.
Greenville, SC 29607

Sleep Inn
110 Hawkins Road
Travelers Rest, SC 29690

The Westin Poinsett
120 South Main St.
Greenville, SC 29601