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Save the Date: Homecoming 2014

Homecoming 2014

The annual Homecoming Parade will be returning to campus this year and will take place on Sunday, October 26!

Schedule of Homecoming Events

Homecoming Parade, Pep Rally & Party
Sunday, October 26, 3:00 pm
University of Memphis Campus
More details to follow. Parade registration packets will be available in September.

True Blue Tailgate
Friday, October 31, 5:00 pm
Tiger Lane - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
Join the Alumni Association, Tiger Scholarship Fund, M Club and the Athletic Department for a tailgate in Tiger Lane. The cost is $10 per person and includes food and drinks. For more information, contact alumniassociation@memphis.edu or 901-678-2586.

Memphis Tigers vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane
Friday, October 31, 7:00 pm
Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium

Additional Homecoming Events

Golden Homecoming Dinner
Wednesday, October 29
Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway Hall of Fame, 570 Normal Street
The Alumni Association and Half Century Club invites all graduates of 50 years or more to a Golden Homecoming Dinner honoring the Class of '64. Guests can enjoy a bus tour of campus before the reception. More details to follow. RSVP by Thursday, October 23, to bhoyer@memphis.edu or 901-678-1333.

Luther C. McClellan Alumni Chapter Homecoming Reunion
Save the Date: The LCM Alumni Chapter will host reunion events throughout Homecoming week. More details to follow. For more information contact twilson2@memphis.edu or 901-678-5686.

Bandmasters Championship
Get in the spirit of Homecoming Week with the annual Bandmasters Championship. The high school marching band competition will take place on Saturday, October 25, at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. More details to follow.

Band Alumni Chapter Reunion and Performance
Friday, October 31
Join the Mighty Sound of the South Alumni on Homecoming Day as they march in the Halftime show! More details to follow. For more information contact mnbrrett@memphis.edu or 901-678-2461.


Parent of the Year Nominations

U of M students are invited to nominate parents or guardians whose lives have been an inspiration to their student and others as the 2014 Parent of the Year. Winners must be able to participate in Homecoming Parade on Sunday, October 26, and the Homecoming Game on Friday, October 31. Two game tickets will be provided. The deadline for submissions is 4:00 pm on Friday, October 10. Nominators will be notified by Friday, October 17, if their nominee was selected as the winner.

Download a nomination form


Homecoming 2013

Enshrinement of 1912 - Honoring Distinguished Alumni & Friends
Friday, November 8 - Saturday, November 9
Congratulations to our Distinguished Alumnus, The Hon. Stephen Cohen (JD '73), Outstanding Young Alumna, Summer Owens (BBA '01), and Distinguished Friends of the University, Kathy and J.W. Gibson. Click here to view photos from the event.

Homecoming Parade and True Blue Tailgate
Saturday, November 9
Click here to view photos of the parade, pep rally, tailgate and on-field presentations.

Golden Homecoming Dinner
Wednesday, November 6
Click here to view photos from our celebration of all graduates of 50 years or more at the Golden Homecoming Dinner which honored the Class of '63.

Luther C. McClellan Alumni Chapter Homecoming Reunion
Thursday, November 7 - Saturday, November 9
Click here to view photos from the different LCM Reunion events during Homecoming.

Parents of the Year
Congratulations to our 2013 U of M Parents of the Year, Larry and Rebecca Piggott! Click here to view photos of their recognition at our Homecoming Game!


Homecoming 2012

Alumni Association's Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally
Friday, October 19
Click here to view photos of the parade, pep rally and on-field presentations. Additional photos can be seen here. Click here to view a video of the parade.

The True Blue Tradition Award (awarded annually to those who have made significant contributions to creating and continuing traditions at the U of M) was presented to Mark and Judy Long and family. The Parent of the Year Award was given to Michael and Margie Neal. Billy Mueller was presented with the Eye of the Tiger Award.

We would like to thank the Thomas Boggs (BA '72) Family of Huey's Restaurants for providing food at the Pep Rally and Pepsi for providing drinks. 

Class of 1962 Reunion activities
Friday, October 19

Click here to view photos from the event.

Half Century Club Golden Reception
Friday, October 19, 5 pm

Click here to view photos from the reception.

Luther C. McClellan Black Alumni Chapter Homecoming Step Show
Friday, October 19
Click here to view photos from the Step Show. Proceeds will benefit the LCM Scholarship Fund.


Homecoming 2011

Click to view photos from the Homecoming Parade, Pep Rally and On-Field Presentations or click to view a video of the Parade and Pap Rally.


Homecoming 2010

Click to view photos from the Parade and Pep Rally and the Homecoming Tailgate and On-Field Presentations.

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