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Homecoming 2019

Go Around the World and Back to UNK Homecoming this October! 

Alumni, it’s time to come home to Kearney and celebrate being a Loper for life! There are several events throughout the weekend where you can reconnect with fellow alumni:  

Thursday, October 3

5:30 p.m. Kearney Quarterly After Hours
Younes Pavilion, Kearney
RSVP at unkalumni.org/instate


Friday, October 4

11:30 a.m. Distinguished Alumni Awards Luncheon*
Nebraskan Student Union, Ponderosa Room 
2:30 p.m.Chemistry Department: Annual Don Fox Lecture
Copeland Hall, Room 131
3:30 p.m. One Room, One Teacher Induction Ceremony
College of Education Atrium
5:30 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet*
Nebraskan Student Union, Ponderosa Room 


Saturday, October 5

10 a.m. Homecoming Parade Downtown Kearney 
Noon Loper Alumni Brews & Brats Tailgate 

Loperville Fan Fest Tailgate, Cope Stadium Parking Lot 
A football game ticket is required for admission or $5 payable at the gate (cash bar)

2 p.m. UNK vs. Northeastern State University
Cope Stadium, Foster Field (Game tickets available at lopers.com )


Distinguished Alumni Awards Luncheon — Adult $25 on or before Sept. 26; $30 starting Sept. 27 / Child (12 & under) $15
Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet — Adult $35 on or before Sept. 26; Adult $40 starting Sept. 27 / Child (12 & under) $15 

Prices include tax. If you have dietary restrictions or requests, please contact the UNK Alumni Association, 308-698-5271.