Forever Eagles: Homecoming at WBU

Forever Eagles: Return to the Nest is WBU’s Homecoming celebration and you are invited to gather, celebrate and show your Eagle pride. There is something for everyone: alumni, students, prospective students, families and friends.

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Mark your calendars to Return to the Nest during for WBU Homecoming Saturday, Nov. 6 A full week of activities for students, alumni, future students and families is planned and we hope to see you fly home because we are all Forever Eagles!

Performance from WBU Theatre Department

Performance from WBU Theatre Department

Treats in the Cove

Alumni Golf Scramble
8 a.m.
Sage Meadows Country Club

Gather your friends and join a current member for the WBU golf team for our Alumni Scramble.

 

BBQ Lunch
11:30 a.m.
Midkiff Meadow

Join us for a BBQ lunch in the meadow to kick off Homecoming weekend.

 

Homecoming Parade
1 p.m.
WBU Campus

Line the streets of the WBU campus and cheer on the Homecoming court and the floats.

 

Pep Rally
Immediately following parade
Southernland-Mabee Center

Gather in the SMC as we introduce all of our athletic teams, present the Paint the town Blue award and present and crown our Homecoming Court.

 

Volleyball Game
TBA
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Lady Eagles take on a conference opponent.

 

Lady Eagles Basketball
TBA
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Lady Eagles compete in non-conference action.

Eagle Run 5K
8 a.m.
WBU Campus

Grab your running shoes and join us for an 5K through the campus to kickoff the day.

 

Softball Reunion Game
10 a.m.
WBU Eagle Softball Field

Join the alumni of WBU softball for a friendly competition to determine who still has “it”.

 

Eagle Fest
10 a.m.
Midkiff Meadow

Join us for a time of fellowship and reunion with alumni, friends and current faculty and students. Campus groups – including social clubs, organizations, academic departments and more – will have booths setup on the lawn with games and activities.

 

Volleyball Game
TBA
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Lady Eagles take on a conference opponent.

 

Musical Gala
12:30 p.m.
Manley Chapel

Watch Williams Singers, the Concert Band, The Cast and see the Distinguished Alumni awards presentation. 

 

Homecoming Court Presentation
2:30 p.m.
Southerland-Mabee Center

See the presentation of the Homecoming Court.

 

Men’s Basketball Game
3:00 p.m.
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Eagles take on a non-conference opponent.

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