Homecoming 2011




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Celebrating a milestone reunion?

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for more details

 1951  1956  1961   1966   1971   1976 
 1981  1986   1991   1996   2001   2006 

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Be sure to bookmark www.alumni.stfx.ca/homecoming2011 to see who will be attending Homecoming, get updates on the schedule of events, buy tickets, and to register (it’s free!).

Homecoming 2011 – September 30th, October 1st, & 2nd

Friday, September 30                               


10 am – 9 pm

Homecoming Registration & Information

Hospitality Suites, Keating Centre 


1:15 pm

Campus Walking Tour

Meet at Homecoming registration at 1 pm.


3 pm

StFX Alumni Association Annual General Meeting

All alumni are encouraged to attend.

Conference Rooms, Keating Centre


4:15 pm          

Back to Class – Classics for Classics

Dr. Louis Groarke will present a lecture on, “Learning What You Already Knew:  What Past Moral Thinkers Teach Us About Ethics”.

Conference Rooms, Keating Centre


6 pm reception, 7 pm dinner

Welcome Home Dinner

All alumni are welcome to attend. Presentation of Alumni Awards of Excellence. Advance ticket sales only- $50 each. To reserve, please contact Alumni Affairs at 902-867-2186 or [email protected]

Main Stadium, Keating Centre


9 pm

Homecoming Inn Pub Night

A gathering place for all alumni and friends! 

Live musical entertainment by Bent.  

MacKay Room & Lounge, Bloomfield Centre, $10.


Saturday, October 1


8 am

5K Fun Run Registration

Race begins at 9 am, Oland Centre. Fee: TBA.


9 am – 6 pm

Homecoming Registration continues

Hospitality Suites, Keating Centre 

9:30 am

Coffee with Coady

An event to celebrate the alumni-Coady connection, featuring the Katherine Fleming award presentation,

and breakfast refreshments.  Coady International Institute.


11 am

Hall of Honour Induction Ceremony

Induction of Hall of Honour candidates and

Student Alumni Recognition essay presentations.

Auditorium, Schwartz School of Business and Information Systems.



1:15 pm

Campus Walking Tour

Meet at Homecoming registration at 1 pm.


1:45 pm

Ceremonial Kick-Off, Football Game


2 pm – 5 pm

Homecoming Football Game

X-Men vs. TBA

Intermission & post-game receptions in the Main Gym, Oland Centre.


2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Mount St. Bernard College Tea

Everyone welcome – refreshments served.

Location: Riley Lounge, Coady International Institute


6:30 pm reception, 7:30 pm dinner

President’s Reception and Golden Grad Dinner 

A dinner hosted by Dr. Sean Riley, University President, to honour our Golden Grads from the Class of `61. Main Stadium, Keating Centre. Alumni who have graduated prior to 1961 are welcome to attend this dinner. Pre-registration is required so please contact the Alumni Office for cost and registration – (902) [email protected]


9 pm

Homecoming Inn Pub Night

A gathering place for all alumni and friends! 

Live musical entertainment by Big Fish. 

MacKay Room & Lounge, Bloomfield Centre, $10.


Class reunions are also planned for the class of

1951, 1956, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006. For details visit: www.alumni.stfx.ca/homecoming2011.


Sunday, October 2


11 am

Alumni Mass

Class seating.  StFX University Chapel


11 am – 1:30 pm

Farewell Brunch

Main Stadium, Keating Centre. $20 – Tickets available at the Homecoming registration desk, advance tickets recommended.


1:15 pm

Campus Walking Tour

Meet in the Main Foyer of the Keating Centre at 1 pm.


For more information or to register, visit www.alumni.stfx.ca/homecoming2011 or call 902-867-3760.


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