Albright College Homecoming Weekend 2022

Friday, September 16, 2022 at 11:00 AM - Sunday, September 18, 2022 at 04:00 PM
America, New York
Albright College
Hosted by: Albright Alumni Association
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Event Details


Welcome to Homecoming Weekend 2022!

We invite you to ROCK YOUR LION PRIDE in every way you can imagine! We will celebrate our LION NATION with class reunions, tailgating, the traditional football game and other sporting events, a street fair and food trucks, and more!


Event Registration

You're at the right place for registration! Registration is required for all activities, including complimentary events. Register here by clicking on the events below, or call the Office of Alumni & Donor Engagement at 610-921-7510.

Checking In

Check in at the event venue for all events on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, including class reunions.

Check in for the football game and tailgating on Saturday at the central check-in on the corner of 13th & Bern streets (at the entrance to the turtle dome) between 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Pick up you swag bag, nifty spirit ribbons and your free football game ticket. The first 200 alumni also receive a free Albright hand clapper to cheer on our team during the game!

 

Bookstore

Open Fri., 9/16 - 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Open Sat., 9/17 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Shop for Albright College swag, glassware, stickers, clothing, pet swag and more! Claim your 10% alumni discount at the bookstore by saying "PRIDE 10" at checkout.

 

Freedman Gallery

Open Fri., 9/16 - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Open Sun., 9/18 1 - 4 p.m. for a self-guided tour or 2 - 3 p.m. for a Facebook Live tour. 

Featured exhibits include "Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Celebrating her Legacy in Prints." 

 

Overnight Accommodations

Albright College partners with many area hotels to provide discounted rates for guests visiting campus or Berks County throughout the year. All overnight arrangements should be made directly with hotels. Book early! Rates and rooms are based on availability. 

 

View or print the campus map here

Ticket Information


Fri., 9/16 - Campus tour

3:00 p.m., departs from Selwyn Hall. Led by an alumni board member and student ambassador for an exchange of past and present.
Price
Free
 
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Fri., 9/16 - 50+ Club Luncheon and Class of 1972 Induction

12:00 p.m., McMillan Center South Lounge. All alumni who graduated fifty or more years ago are invited to attend this luncheon featuring the class of 1972 induction into the 50+ Club. During the luncheon, you will receive a campus update from President Jacquelyn S. Fetrow Ph.D., '82.
Price
$20.00
 
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Fri., 9/16 - Wine & Cheese reception

4:30 p.m., Center for the Arts, Freedman Gallery. Join us for a Constitution Day Celebration and enjoy the current exhibit, “Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Celebrating her Legacy in Prints" and tale part in a preview of items from the Black Cultural Collection on display in the Center for the Arts, Mezzanine. David Tanner, Director of Albright’s Center for the Arts, will be on hand to answer questions and discuss the pieces comprising the exhibit.
Price
Free
 
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Athletics Hall of Fame reception and dinner

6 p.m., Schumo Center Red & White room and lobby. Reception: Red & White Room at 6 p.m. Dinner: Schumo Lobby at 7 p.m. Call the athletics office at 610-921-7535 to make your reservation. Congratulations to these 2022 inductees: John Fotopoulos '02, Tanner Kelly '10 and Ralph Porrazzo '14!
Price
$45.00
 
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Fri., 9/16 - Student Air Bands competition

7 p.m., Memorial Chapel. Watch this fun and traditional student competition!
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Magical Mystery Bus Tour

9 a.m., departing from the main parking lot at 13th & Bern streets. When was the last time you cruised by your old hangouts in the Albright neighborhood? Here’s your chance to relive those nostalgic moments and see what’s new around town. The tour will highlight former Greek life and faculty houses and other memorable locations.
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Women’s Lacrosse Alumnae Game

9 a.m., Shirk stadium. Former Lady Lions will compete for bragging rights while our current players and coach keep score. Please call Jen Willis at 610-929-6629 to sign up to play.
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Food truck lunch

11 a.m.–2 p.m., Outside Shirk Stadium and under the Turtle Dome. We’ve brought together food trucks with the best football game food! Plan to nosh on buffalo mac & cheese or crispy chicken bacon ranch in a bread cone, St. Louis BBQ style ribs, pulled pork sandwiches, and more!! Pay as you go.
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Tailgating — New Location!

11 a.m.–4 p.m., under the Turtle Dome in the gated athletics parking lot. You can now watch the game while you tail gate! Drop off your tables, chairs, food and beverages, unload at the lot and park your car in reserved parking close by. Alumni, students, parents and friends who are 21 or older may participate. No pets, grills or glass containers. Pedestrians enter free.
Price
$30.00
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Albright football vs. Misericordia

12 p.m., Shirk Stadium. Really ROCK YOUR LION PRIDE and cheer on our Albright Lions as they play Misericordia. Halftime will feature the crowning of this year’s Homecoming Queen and King on the field, as well as recognition of our 2022 Hall of Fame inductees John Fotopoulos '02, Tanner Kelly '10 and Ralph Parrazzo '14! Register online and pick up your free tickets and swag bag at the corner of 13th & Bern streets. The first 200 fans will receive an Albright hand clapper!
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 @2:30 p.m. - Campus Tour

2:30.m. departing from Selwyn Hall. Led by an alumni board member and student ambassador for an exchange of past and present.
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17@10:30 a.m. - Campus tour

10:30 a.m. departing from Selwyn Hall. Led by an alumni board member and student ambassador for an exchange of past and present.
Price
Free
 
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Women’s soccer vs. Rutgers-Camden

5 p.m., Shirk Stadium. Cheer our women’s team to victory!
Price
Free
 
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Sat., 9/17 - Men's and Women's Soccer Alumni, Family and Friends Pre-Game Picnic Gathering

3:30 pm: Join the Albright Soccer community prior to the women's and men's games! The gathering will be a family friendly picnic at the pavilion by the Albright Baseball Field. Please feel free to join us for food and snacks prior to the competitions, and celebrate Albright Soccer!
Price
Free
 
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Men’s soccer vs. Rosemont

7:30 p.m., Shirk Stadium. Come on out and use your LION ROAR boost our team to the winning goal!
Price
Free
 
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Class of 1972, 50th reunion golden celebration

5 p.m., McMillan Student Center, south lounge. Good friends come together to celebrate and reminisce about wonderful times together at Albright. Visit the “Albright College Class of 1972” Facebook page and complete a questionnaire for your event program at https://tinyurl.com/Alb-50th. We will have a memorabilia table at the reunion, so please bring what you have from our years at Albright to display and share!!
Price
$35.00
 
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Class of 1977 45th Reunion Celebration

6 p.m., Center for the Arts, mezzanine.
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 1982 40th Reunion Celebration

8 p.m. Home of President Jacquelyn S. Fetrow, Ph.D. '82
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 1987, 35th reunion celebration— Classes of 1986 and 1988 are welcome!

6 p.m. B2 Bistro Squawk Café, 701 Reading Avenue, West Reading.
Price
$40.00
 
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Class of 1992, 30th reunion celebration—Classes of 1991 and 1993 are welcome!

7 p.m., B2 Bistro, Squawk Cafe, 701 Reading Avenue, West Reading. “Albright College Class of 1992” Facebook group
Price
$40.00
 
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Class of 1997, 25th reunion reception

7 p.m., Lex O. McMillan Student Center, Main Lounge ---NEW LOCATION!!!!
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 2002 20th Reunion Celebration

6 p.m. Roessner Hall, atrium.
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 2007 15th Reunion Celebration

6 p.m. Roessner Hall, Atrium
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 2012 10th Reunion Celebration

6:30 p.m., McMillan Student Center, Jake’s Place
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 2017 5th Reunion Celebration

6 p.m. McMillan Student Center, Jake's Place
Price
$20.00
 
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Class of 2022, zero-year reunion gathering

7p.m., Legends. 2545 N. Fifth St. Hwy., Reading. Pay as you go.
Price
Free
 
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Texas regional event

3 p.m. Senate Avenue Brewery, 16000 Dillard Dr Suite F., Jersey Village, TX 77040. Texas LOVES Albright! Texas Albrightians will meet up to enjoy Homecoming Texas style! Join the “Albright Alumni—Texas” Facebook page for details and updates. Pay as you go.
Price
Free
 
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Service of Remembrance

10 a.m., Kachel Chapel.
Price
Free
 
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Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game

Please call the athletics office at 610-921-7535 for more information.
Price
Free
 
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