Homecoming Weekend 2008    
October 31-November 1

Check back - Schedule updated regularly
 

Friday

3:00pm
Men's and Women's Soccer: Trinity vs. Amherst
Trinity soccer field

5:00pm
Field Hockey: Trinity vs. Amherst
Trinity field hockey field

6:00pm
Shabbat service and dinner

Zachs Hillel House (74 Vernon St.)
Please RSVP to Lisa Kassow: Email lisa.kassow@trincoll.edu or call (860) 297-4195

 

7:00pm

Class of 1963 dinner at J's restaurant
2971/2 Washington Street, Hartford
Please RSVP to Bill Howland '63 by clicking here

 

8:00pm
Accidental's Acapella Concert

Chapel Crypt

 

8:00-10:00pm
Public skate time

Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave)
Skates are available for rent at rink
Go to the CSC webpage for details

 



SATURDAY
 

9:00am

Class of 1959 Reunion committee meeting
The Smith House

 

10:00am
Tour of the newly renovated Long Walk
Meet in front of Cinestudio

 

10:30am
Class of 1954 Reunion committee meeting

The Smith House
 

11:00am

The Long Walk renovation: a talk with college historian Peter Knapp '65

Watkinson Library
 

Class of 2008 pre-game reception

followed by a private tour of the newly renovated Long Walk
The Quad

Student a cappella concert
Hamlin Hall

A la carte lunch available for purchase

The Bistro, Koeppel Student Center

 

Class of 1963 Annual Lunch
The Bistro, Koeppel Student Center

 

11:45-12:00pm
Coach's Report

Head Football Coach, Jeffrey Devanney '93
Tansill Room, Ferris Athletic Center

 

12:00pm

The Spirit World: Art and Religion in Haiti
Discussion with Professor of Religion and International Studies Leslie Desmangles
Widener Gallery - Austin Arts Center

 

Tour of the newly renovated Long Walk
Meet in front of Cinestudio

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Open House
Queer Resource Center (114 Crescent Street)

 

Roman Catholic All Saint's Day Mass
The Chapel
 

Family Skate Time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave.)
Skates are available for rent at rink

12:00-Halftime  
IDP Alumni Tailgating Tent
79 Vernon Street
 

12:30pm-Halftime

Long Walk Societies Hospitality Reception

Look for the tent near the home team bleachers

1:00pm

Football Game: Trinity vs. Amherst
Jessee/Miller Field
Reserved seating: $6 per person and $2 per child (12 years old and under)
Half Century Club members (1928-1958) are guests of the College.
Tickets can be purchased at the gate on game day.

Please note that the Hansen parking lot is reserved for the classes of 1984 and older.
The lot is now filled and no more reservations are being taken.


Following the Football Game 

Post-Game Receptions
Vernon Street cultural houses
La Casa (69
Vernon Street)

and

The Smith House for the classes of 1984 and older
 

4:00pm
Class of 1963 meeting and life journey presentation
Class of 1943 Reception Room, Seabury Hall

 

4:30pm
Tour of the newly renovated Long Walk
Meet in front of Cinestudio
 

5:00pm
Men's Ice Hockey Alumni Reunion
Washington Room
*Registration required
Click here to register


5:15pm

All Saint's Day Service

with Bishop Laura Ahrens preaching
The Chapel

5:30-8:00pm

 Class of 1963 Annual Homecoming Reception and Dinner
*Reception: 5:30pm (Faculty Club, Hamlin Hall)
*Dinner: 7:00pm (Hamlin Dining Hall)
*Registration required
Click here to register
 

5:30-8:00pm
Alumni of Color Celebration
sponsored by the Black Alumni Organization

to commemorate their 15th anniversary
Program and Dinner: (Wean Terrace Rooms A, B & C)
*Registration required
Click here to register
 

8:00-10:00pm

Public skate time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave)
Skates are available for rent at rink

 


Sunday

 

3:00-4:30pm

Family skate time
Koeppel Community Sports Center (175 New Britain Ave.)
Skates are available for rent at rink

5:15pm

Chapel Worship Service
The Chapel
 

8:00pm
Roman Catholic All Souls Mass
The Chapel


Also happening on campus:


list of friday classes
Click here

Cinestudio
General admission tickets ($8)
Trinity students/faculty and seniors ($7)
Cinestudio web page

 

 Admissions Tours & Group Information Sessions
Friday, October 31
10:30am (info session); 11:30am (tour); 1:30pm (tour); 2:30pm (info session/tour); 3:30pm (tour)
Saturday, November 1
 9:30am (info session); 10:30am (tour); 11:30am (info session/tour);12:00noon (tour)
Interviews are available by appointment. Call 860-297-2180
Meet at the Admissions Building


Raether Library & Information Technology Center
Click here to visit the library website for opening hours and other information

Trinity College Bookstore
Located in the lower level of Mather hall
Hours: Friday 9-5, Saturday 10-5, and Sunday 11-2


Widener Gallery, Austin Arts Center

Exhibition
 The Spirit World: Art and Religion in Haiti
Hours:
Friday-Sunday 1-6
 


Schedule of Events     Hotel Options     Tailgating

Questions? 
Please contact the Alumni Office at (860) 297-2400 or alumni-office@trincoll.edu