Homecoming Schedule of Events

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Date Time Event
Oct. 21 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. 2016 Homecoming KickoffCollegiate Icon
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | Food Lion brand canned good to gain entry.
Oct. 22
7:00 p.m.
Collegiate IconHomecoming Gospel Concert featuring Le'Andria Johnson, Vashawn Mitchell and Pastor Ronald Godbee
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $10 Shaw Student | $15 (General Public) | Purchase Tickets
Oct. 23 12:00 p.m. Opening Worship Service
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel
Oct. 23 12:00 p.m. Collegiate IconSkate Party
The Quad | Food Lion can good required

Campus Takeover
The Quad
Oct. 23 7:00 p.m. Miss Shaw University Coronation
Collegiate Icon
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium
Oct. 24 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Collegiate Icon2016 Talent Show
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $5 (Shaw students) | $10 (Non-Shaw students)
Oct. 25 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Collegiate Icon2016 Fashion Show
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $5 (Shaw students) | $10 (Non-Shaw students)
Oct. 27 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Alumni Ticket Pick Up
Estey Hall Auditorium
Oct. 27 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Collegiate Icon2016 Homecoming Day Party (Bear Break)
The Quad
Oct. 27 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Vendor Village
The Quad
If you are interested in being a vendor, contact Valentino Bryant at 919-546-8434 or vbryant@shawu.edu.
Oct. 27 7:00 p.m.

Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $55 | Purchase Tickets
2016 Inductees

  • * Shaw McMillian’94: Track and Field
  • * Nastassia Bouchicault ’06: Basketball
  • * Othniel McGriff ’71: Football
  • * Kerby Marshall ’92: Baseball and Basketball
  • * Anthony Robinson: Basketball and Baseball
  • * Andrew Burton ’76: Football
  • * Lenzie Grice ’70: Football
  • * Dianthia Ford-Kee: Coach
  • * Clarence Davis ’87: Baseball
Oct. 27 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. Collegiate IconMidnight Breakfast: Chicken and Waffles
Under Tent (The Quad) | Shaw students ONLY, meal plans will be validated
Oct. 28 8:00 a.m. Class Reunion Breakfast (Classes ending in 1 and 6)
Estey Hall Auditorium

To attend you must RSVP to alumnirelations@shawu.edu by Friday, October 21.
Oct. 28 10:00 a.m. Founder's Day Memorial Service
Tupper Memorial Garden
Oct. 28 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Vendor Village
The Quad
If you are interested in being a vendor, contact Valentino Bryant at 919-546-8434 or vbryant@shawu.edu.
Oct. 28 11:00 a.m. Founder's Day Convocation
Keynote Speaker: Roland Martin 
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts - Memorial Auditorium 
2 E South St., Raleigh
Oct. 28 12:30 p.m. Shaw Family Reunion
The Quad
(Entry to the Family Reunion is free) $10 for meal | Students: meal plan required

Renaming of the Garden of Champions Ceremony to the Dr. William E. Spann Garden of Champions
In front of the C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium
Oct. 28 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. National Alumni Association Business Meeting
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel
Oct. 28 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. EPIC Gala
Raleigh Convention Center, Downtown Raleigh | $150 per person (SOLD OUT)
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Oct. 28 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Collegiate Icon2016 National PanHellenic Council Step Show/Alumni Step show
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $10 (Shaw students) | $15 (Non-Shaw students)
Oct. 29 8:00 a.m. Zumba Fitness Party
Estey Hall Auditorium | $5
Oct. 29 8:00 a.m. Homecoming Tailgate
Durham County Stadium | $100 (Parking Spot)
$200 (RV/Campers) | $30 (Tailgating Entry)
Oct. 29 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Collegiate Icon2016 Student Government Association Breakfast with WSSU SGA
Wille E. Gary Student Center Ballroom | Free for Shaw University students with ID Cards
Oct. 29 1:00 p.m. HOMECOMING GAME
Shaw Bears vs. WSSU Rams
Durham County Stadium | $30 (General
Admission) | $20 (Visiting Students with ID/High
School Students) | $15 (Military/Seniors)
$10 (Youth 6-14) | Free youth under 5 years old | Purchase Tickets
Oct. 29
7:30 p.m.
2016 Homecoming Alpha Eta Omega Christian Fellowship Reunion
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel
Oct. 29 10:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. Collegiate Icon2016 Homecoming Party
C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium | $10 (Shaw students) | $15 (Non-Shaw students)
Oct. 30 12:00 p.m. Homecoming Closing Worship Service
Thomas J. Boyd Chapel