Posted on October 08, 2015, BY Staff

Bucknell University alumni, parents and friends will return to campus and Lewisburg for Homecoming Weekend from Friday, Oct. 23, through Sunday, Oct. 25. The schedule includes receptions; athletic events; celebrations of milestones and alumni achievements; and opportunities for alumni, parents, faculty, staff and students to connect. Special anniversary celebrations will occur for the Black Alumni Association, LGBTQA Alumni group, Two Past Midnight a cappella group and WVBU Radio.

Free, public events

Bucknell Film/Media Screening: Mildred Pierce
Friday, Oct. 23, 2 p.m. at the Campus Theatre, Market St., Lewisburg

Bucknell Honors John Wheatcroft '49, Professor Emeritus of English
Saturday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m. at Bucknell Hall (pre-registration required)
All alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends are invited to join Bucknell in honoring Professor Wheatcroft and celebrating a scholarship created in his honor.

Book Signings with Philip Brady '77 and Kurt Landefeld '76
Saturday, Oct. 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Community Room, Barnes & Noble at Bucknell University, Market Street, Lewisburg

Rooke Chapel Ensemble and Rooke Chapel Ringers
Sunday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. to noon at the Rooke Chapel during the worship service

Bucknell Camerata and Concert Chorale
Sunday, Oct. 25, 2 p.m. in the Weis Center for the Performing Arts

Samek Art Museum Exhibitions
Friday, 12-5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Athletic events

Homecoming Football Game vs. Georgetown
Saturday, Oct. 24, 1 p.m. at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium
Tickets available online or at 570-577-1000.

Alumni Softball Game
Saturday, Oct. 24, 10 a.m. at Becker Field

Men's Crew Alumni Row and Class Day Races
Saturday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m. at the Bucknell Boathouse

Women's Lacrosse Alumni Game
Saturday, Oct. 24, 10:30 a.m. at Graham Field at Holmes Stadium

Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving vs. Pittsburgh
Saturday, Oct. 24, noon, at Kinney Natatorium

Ticketed events

Bison Club Dinner and 37th Annual Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Friday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m. in the Terrace Room, second floor, Elaine Langone Center
The 2015 honorees are Desire Almind '04 (women's basketball), Bryan Burns '91 (wrestling), Chris Cara '05 (men's lacrosse) and Terrie Grieb (coach/administrator). $20 per person

Concert: Alison Brown Quartet (bluegrass/newgrass/jazz)
Friday, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m. in the Weis Center for the Performing Arts

Theatre Production: Radium Girls
Friday and Saturday, Oct. 23 and 24, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 25, 2 p.m. in Tustin Studio Theatre
Written by D.W. Gregory, directed by Professor Anjalee Deshpande Hutchinson, theatre

Two Past Midnight Twentieth Anniversary A Capella Concert
Saturday, Oct. 24, 7 p.m. in Trout Auditorium (tickets $7 at the door)

Tickets available online or at 570-577-1000.



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