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Homecoming 2022
October 1

WEEKEND EVENTS ARE PROCEEDING AS SCHEDULED!
Football game moved to 3 pm Friday.
E&H Rugby will play at 1:30 pm Sat. in Selfe Stadium! 


  • Friday, September 30, 2022

    Blue & Gold Golf Tournament
    Holston Hills Country Club, Marion
    Price to play of $125 per player includes:
    Breakfast and Lunch, Golf, Red Tee and Mulligan, Raffle Ticket

    Contact Ernie Maddy with questions: ernmaddy@yahoo.com

    *****E&H Concert Choir Alumni are invited to Sing the National Anthem on Friday for the Football game (meet at the scoreboard at 2:30 pm).
    The new director, Natalie Shaffer, will still be in her office in Byars on Saturday beginning at 11 am that morning if you’d like to say hello!

    ***Football
    3 pm, E&H vs. Catawba


    Class of 1982 Reunion Gathering
    5-7 pm
    Join friends at the Abingdon Winery! Bring snacks; wine available for purchase.

    *****E&H Volleyball vs. Coker
    THIS GAME WILL NOW BE PLAYED THURSDAY AT 7 pm, King Center

    Theta Chi Epsilon 60th Anniversary Reunion
    6-8:30 p.m.
    Memorial Chapel, Fellowship Hall
    Contact Tommy Britt for details: thetachiepsilonalumni@gmail.com
    REGISTER HERE!

    Class of ’72 Reunion Gathering
    Beginning at 4:30 pm

    Van Dyke, Under the Big Tent
    The Class of ’72 is celebrating a 50th anniversary reunion this year! Click here for details, and contact Gayle Wade with questions: gkpwade14@gmail.com

    ***E&H Swim Meet vs Carson Newman
    6 pm, King Center

    Class of ’62 Reunion Gathering
    6-8 pm
    Join us at the President’s Event! We’ll have reserved seating.

    E&H Gold Club: Something new this year! 
    6-8 pm

    Join us at the president’s house for a BBQ! (see details below)

    Collective Connections Campaign Kickoff Event:
    BBQ and Bluegrass
    Everyone is invited! No charge!
    6-8 pm

    New Location for Weather: McGlothlin Center for the Arts
    It’s a casual dinner where you’re invited to wear your favorite casual Blue & Gold outfit and join us for BBQ, beer, buddies, bluegrass, and big announcements! E&H is kicking off a campaign in a manner you’ve never seen before – and there’s already great news to share. 
    Please register to let us know you’re attending!
    REGISTER

  • Saturday, October 1, 2022

    Got Questions?
    Look for the WELCOME TENT near the duck pond!

    8:30 am-Noon

    President’s Breakfast
    8:30-10 am
    President’s House

    Theta Chi Epsilon Anniversary Reunion Brunch
    8:30-10:30 am
    Tobias Smyth House
    Make sure you’re registered! 
    REGISTER

    Paul Adrian Powell Student Success Center Open House
    9-11am, Wiley Hall

    Class of 2002 Reunion Gathering
    10 am until?
    Join us at the Duck Pond. Tailgate with friends…BBQ cooked by Matt Mitchell!
    Reunion photo at Noon at our spot.
    No Charge…but please let us know you’re coming. REGISTER

    Friends of the Sciences
    10 am: McGlothlin-Street Hall

    Reunion Photos for Classes of ’67, ’62, ’57, ’52, and ’47
    10 am, at the Duck Pond (rain, under the big tent at Van Dyke)

    E&H Volleyball vs. Wingate
    10:30 am, King Center

    Dedication of the Bench Memorializing Dianne Vinsh Tomaio ’77
    Led by Dr. David St. Clair ’73
    11 am, at the Bench on the hill near Wiley Hall (rain, inside Wiley Hall)

    Class of 1997 Reunion Photo
    11:45 am at the Duck Pond (rain, under the big tent at Van Dyke)

    Annual Homecoming Book Signing
    11 am-12:30 pm, at the bookstore (rain, inside bookstore)

    Featured authors this year to include:
    -Gail Weaver Norwood, E&H ’71.
    Escape from Grief Prison
    -Dr. Felicia Mitchell, E&H English Faculty (retired). A Mother Speaks, A Daughter Listens: Journeying Together Through Dementia
    -DW Saur, E&H ’05.Just Friends (a book with a certain E&H familiarity!)
    -Elizabeth Fletcher ’86. Don’t Fly the Coop, Lincoln McCarthy
    - Rachel Edwards, ’99, is a reader for Audible and will be there to greet you!
    - Christina Adams, ’83, Camel Crazy

    Class of ’72 50th Reunion Photo
    11:15 am, at the Duck Pond

    Class of ’72 50th Anniversary Reunion Lunch
    11:30 am, Under the big tent at Van Dyke

    *****E&H Concert Choir Alumni are invited to Sing the National Anthem on Friday for the Football game (meet at the scoreboard at 2:30 pm).
    The new director, Natalie Shaffer, will still be in her office in Byars on Saturday beginning at 11 am that morning if you’d like to say hello!

    ****RUGBY! E&H vs RICHMOND!
    1:30 pm, Fred Selfe Stadium

    Free Hotdogs!
    Watch for the hotdog wagon to roll through campus during the Rugby game!

    E&H Class of 1997 25th Reunion
    Postgame
    Class members and their families are invited to an after-game tailgate (around 4:30pm) at the home of Erin McCrory Ruble: 16048 Briarwood Lane, Abingdon, VA 24210.
    276-698-1490.
    Please email erinruble22@gmail.com to RSVP and for details/directions!
    Don’t forget class photo on campus at 11:45 am.

     

  • Sunday, October 2, 2022

    Sunday Morning Worship
    9:30 am, Memorial Chapel
    Speaker: Dr. Chris Qualls
    Emory & Henry Choirs will participate in the morning service, and will be joined by John Haggerty on violin.

    Isaiah 1:17 Washington County, Virginia Kickoff
    2 pm, McGlothlin Center for the Arts
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Class of 1972 is celebrating their 50th Anniversary Reunion! Check the reunion schedule