Schedule of Events
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* New Event 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18
8:00 a.m. Combined Women's and Leadership Conference *
"Resurrecting the Dream: Leadership and Generosity - How Jesus Upsets the Status Quo," for Women, Girls, Men, and Boys!
North Carolina Association of Educators | 700 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh
Free for Shaw Students w/ Valid ID
To register and for more information, call 919-546-8569

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

4th Annual Pre-Homecoming Gospel Concert  
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel  | Free
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Homecoming Opening Service *
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel 
Rev. Dr. David C. Forbes, Sr.
Interim Dean, Shaw University Divinity School
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23

11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Vendor Village Opens
The Quad
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Alumni Ticket Pick Up
Estey Hall Auditorium
6:30 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet
Willie E. Gary Student Center Ballroom | $55
2014 Inductees

  • André Altice '95—Baseball
  • Alfonza Carter - Coaching (Basketball)
  • Isaac Pitts, Jr. '07 - Coaching (Basketball)
  • Columbus Pridgen '77 - Coaching (Basketball)
  • Louis Smith '75 - Football
  • W. Gregory Terrell '87- Basketball

Due to recent changes in NC law, tax is now included in the face value of each ticket.

8:00 p.m. Alumni NPHC Step Show *
Raleigh Convention Center | 500 S Salisbury St., Raleigh
Early Bird $11 (first 200 tickets) $17 ticket (advance) | $22 (at the door)
Due to recent changes in NC law, tax is now included in the face value of each ticket.

9:00 p.m.

Class of 1979 Kick-off Party *
Sheraton Raleigh | 421 S. Salisbury St. | $20 Donation
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24
7:00 a.m.

National Alumni Association Prayer Vigil
Tupper Memorial Garden

7:30 a.m.  50th Class Reunion Breakfast
Estey Hall Auditorium | Invitation Only

10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Ticket Pick Up
Estey Hall Auditorium
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Vendor Village
The Quad
10:00 a.m. Founder's Day Memorial Service
Tupper Memorial Garden
11:00 a.m. Founder's Day Convocation
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts - Meymandi Hall | 2 E. South Street
12:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Shaw U Family Reunion - 150th Anniversary Kick-Off Event * 
The Quad (Entry to the Family Reunion is FREE) | $12 for meal
3:00 p.m.  - 5:00 p.m.

National Alumni Association Membership Meeting
Willie E. Gary Student Center

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Shaw University Alumni Banquet  
Sheraton Raleigh | 421 S. Salisbury St. | $86
Due to recent changes in NC law, tax is now included in the face value of each ticket.

8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Vendor Village
Sheraton Raleigh | 421 S. Salisbury St.

9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.

Old School Reunion Dance
DJ Marvin Randolph
Sheraton Raleigh | 421 S. Salisbury St. | $15

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m

Homecoming Alumni Kickball Game*
Practice Field behind Fleming Kee aka "Shaw Beach"
Registration: $20 per person - includes commemorative t-shirt! 
Deadline to register: October 10
For more information visit www.shawunaa.comor email youngalumni@shawunaa.com

12:00 p.m.

National Alumni Association Tailgate/Day Party
Durham County Stadium | 750 Stadium Dr., Durham
$10 per ticket – Catering by Fitzgerald’s Seafood
For tickets and more information, contact Delphine Parker at 252-412-0549 or Dawn Caster-Wong at dcapricorn26@gmail.com.

1:00 p.m. HOMECOMING GAME
Shaw University vs. Johnson C. Smith University

Durham County Stadium | 750 Stadium Dr., Durham
Free for Shaw Students w/ Valid ID Students will load buses at 11:30 a.m. Buses will depart at 12:00 p.m.
9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Homecoming Finale – Casino Party
Featuring Comedian Lightfoot and DJ Marvin Randolph
$25 ticket (advance) | $30 (at the door)
Sheraton Raleigh | 421 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh
For tickets or more information, contact Delphine Parker at 252-412-0549 or Dawn Caster-Wong at dcapricorn26@gmail.comor visit www.shawunaa.com.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26
11:00 a.m. Homecoming Closing Worship Service 
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel