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    Homecoming & Family Weekend 2016

    Online Registration has ended.  To register for events, please call the office of Alumni Services at (918) 458-2143.

    Schedule of Events

    Sunday, September 18

    Paint the Town Green
    School Spirit Painting Competition
    2 to 5 p.m., Norris Park/Downtown

    Monday, September 19

    BancFirst Street Party
    6 p.m., Bill Willis Parking Lot/Grand Ave

    Tuesday, September 20

    RiverHawk 5K and Fun Run
    Broken Arrow Campus
    To register for this event, click here.

    Wednesday, September 21

    College of Business & Technology Alumni Teach-In
    8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Business & Technology Building
    To participate, click here to register.
    For more info, call 918-444-2959 or email dye01@nsuok.edu.

    Thursday, September 22

    Bonfire & Spirit Rally
    7 p.m., Beta Field

    Friday, September 23

    Shop Downtown Tahlequah
    9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Discounts available at Parent Association Benefit Partners

    Liberty Mutual Green & White Golf Classic
    Presented by the Cherokee Nation
    10 a.m., Cherokee Springs Golf Course
    Click here for more information

    Brunch, Brushes & Bubbles
    Presented by the Spider Gallery
    10 a.m., Branscum Alumni Center
    Click here for more information

    Float Trip
    1:30 p.m., Arrowhead Resort

    Nifty Fifties Reunion
    5 p.m., Branscum Alumni Center

    Parent Program Reception
    5:30 p.m., Holiday Inn Express

    Alumni Association Honors Dinner
    7 p.m., NSU Event Center Community Room
    Click here for more information

    Saturday, September 24

    Champions Breakfast
    (Formerly the Athletic Association Breakfast)
    8 a.m., Sen. Rozell Ballroom • University Center

    Barnes & Noble Discounts & Donuts
    9 to 11 a.m., RiverHawk Shoppe • University Center 

    Shop Downtown Tahlequah
    9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Discounts available Parent Association Benefit Partners

    10 a.m., Downtown Tahlequah through NSU Campus

    BancFirst Green and White Room Open
    11 a.m., Doc Wadley Stadium

    Parent Association Tailgate
    11 a.m., Doc Wadley Stadium Parking Lot

    Football vs. Fort Hays State University
    1 p.m., Gable Field at Doc Wadley Stadium

    Emerald Ball
    Featuring Wynonna & the Big Noise

    6 p.m., NSU Event Center
    Click here for more information

    2016 Honorees

    Click for more info about honorees

    Distinguished Alumni


    George Elliott '55
    Hall of Fame Coach, Volunteer

    Larry Winget '76
    Author, TV Commentator, Speaker

    Outstanding Young Alumnus

    Jay Falkner '99
    Carl Albert State College President

    Presidents' Award For Community Service


    Ed Fite '84
    Environmental Conservation Advocate

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