Hiram College

homecoming 620x270Students and alumni are getting ready to show their Terrier pride as campus prepares for Homecoming on Oct. 17, 2015. The festivities begin Thursday, Oct. 15 with a game of laser tag for students and conclude with the Homecoming dance on Saturday night.

Alumni who are making their way back to Hiram Hill can stop by the Alumni Hospitality Tent at Charles A. Henry Field, beginning at noon, and running throughout the football game versus Ohio Wesleyan, for T-shirts (first 100 visitors), snacks and other giveaways. Six alumni – Kristopher Giebel ’02, Roberto Gironda ’89, Emmalisa (Brown) Kennedy ’03, Claire (Andorka) Runyan ’96, Brendan Smith ’84 and Rodney Thompson ’63, will be inducted into the William H. Hollinger Athletics Hall of Fame.

The Hiram College Bookstore will be celebrating the occasion with extended hours (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and 20 percent off all Hiram imprinted items.

Below is a list of Homecoming 2015 events:

Thursday, Oct. 15

  • Laser Tag, 9 p.m.-midnight, Martin Field House

Friday, Oct. 16

  • Bonfire, 8 p.m., 305 lot (next to Martin Field House)
  • Country musician Brett Young, 9 p.m., Hayden Auditorium

Saturday, Oct. 17

  • Run for Grace and Andy, 9 a.m., Kennedy Center
  • Hollinger Hall of Fame Ceremony, 10 a.m., Kennedy Center
  • Alumni Hospitality Tent, noon, Charles A. Henry Field
  • Hiram College Volleyball, 1 p.m., Price Gymnasium
  • Hiram College Football, 1 p.m., Charles A. Henry Field
  • Hiram College Men’s Soccer, 5 p.m., Charles A. Henry Field
  • iExperia Dance, 9 p.m.-midnight, Martin Field House