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

“You Can’t Take It With You”
 by Moss Hart and George Kaufman
When: Curtain Time at 7:30 p.m. 
Where: Startup Chapel

Performance from WBU Theatre Department

“You Can’t Take It With You”
 by Moss Hart and George Kaufman
When: Curtain Time at 7:30 pm 
Where: Startup Chapel

Treats in the Cove

Come out to the Cove for a night of fellowship and treats in the faculty and staff housing neighborhood! 

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
Midkiff Meadow

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

Volleyball Game
6 p.m.
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Lady Eagles take on the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy .

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
Noon
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Lady Eagles take Hannibal-LaGrange

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
Following Volleyball Game
Southerland-Mabee Center

See the presentation of the Homecoming Court.

Men’s Basketball Game
TBA
Southerland-Mabee Center

Watch the Eagles take on a non-conference opponent.

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