Homecoming 2015 Event Schedule
Thursday, October 15
Friends of the Adams Library Public Reception and Lecture
4 – 4:30 p.m.
Reception, Reinhardt Room
4:30 – 5 p.m.
Plaque unveiling, honoring Founders of the Friends of Adams Library, Main Lobby
5 – 6 p.m.
Public Lecture: “Computers and Stories:Thoughts on Digital Humanities,” Reinhardt Room
Evening of the Arts
6 – 7:15 p.m.
Reception, Bannister Gallery exhibit and talk with artist Robert Dilworth
Roberts Hall Lobby and Bannister Gallery
National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China Roberts Hall Auditorium
Friday, October 16
RIC Alumni and Student Outdoor Volleyball Tournament and BBQ
Noon – 2 p.m.
Weber Hall Beach volleyball pit area
Guardo Hall Dedication Ceremony
5 – 5:45 p.m.
Guardo Hall (School of Social Work)
Penfield Hall Dedication Ceremony
6 – 6:45 p.m.
Penfield Hall (New Hall)
"Return to RIC Reunion" for 5th–45th Reunions and Alumni Affinity Groups
7 – 10:30 p.m.
Rhode Island College Recreation Center
Saturday, October 17
RIC Homecoming 5k Run/Walk
Robert T. Black Track
Homecoming Welcome Tent Opens
RIC Homecoming Activities and Events
10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Family and Children’s Activities
Arts Under the Tent
Book Sale and Signing by Local Authors
Open Ceramics Workshop
Alex and Ani Hall
Unity Center Open House
10:30 a.m. – Noon
Lower Level Donovan Dining Center
Admissions Office Information Session and Campus Tours
10:15 – 11 a.m.
11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Campus tours Meet behind the library.
RIC Homecoming Cookout
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Campus Quad, under the tent
RIC Homecoming Parade
James R. Langevin Center for Design, Innovation and Advanced Manufacturing Dedication Ceremony and Tour
1:30 – 2:15 p.m.