Come home to Gettysburg Sept 27-29: Homecoming Weekend preview

Homecoming Weekend 2013

Homecoming is always one of the most exciting weekends of the year. Homecoming Weekend 2013 will be no exception, and the schedule is jam-packed with exciting events and opportunities.

Don’t miss the opportunity to come home to Gettysburg Friday, September 27 through Sunday, September 29. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter: #gburghome.

Some highlights from Homecoming Weekend 2013 are below. Check out the complete schedule.

Homecoming Weekend 2013 highlights

Football vs. Susquehanna University

Football game
Saturday, Sept. 28 at 1 p.m.
Shirk Field at Musselman Stadium

Come cheer on the Bullets! Halftime presentation includes Hall of Athletic Honor inductees.

ALLIES 25th anniversary panel discussion and reception

Carson Kressley
Saturday, Sept. 28 at 2 p.m.
Masters Hall’s Mara Auditorium (panel), Science Center lobby (reception)

The panel, moderated by David Neagley ’09, includes fashion expert and television personality Carson Kressley ’91, Gordon Frey ’70, Jen Lehman ’83, Troy Cassel ’02, and ALLies President Adrienne Ellis ’14.

Josh Ritter in concert at the Majestic Theater

Josh Ritter
Saturday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.
Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater, 25 Carlisle Street

Singer-songwriter Josh Ritter will perform at the Majestic Theater. Tickets are $39.50, $34.00, and $28.50, and can be purchased at the Majestic Box Office 717-337-8200 or online.

Theta Chi commemoration

339 Carlisle
The brothers of Theta Chi will hold a reunion to celebrate the renovation of their former home, which was recently renovated to create teaching, lab, and office space for the economics and Africana studies departments.

Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition that includes Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate and other distinguished scholars among its alumni. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Contact: Nikki Rhoads, senior assistant director of communications, 717.337.6803

Posted: Tue, 17 Sep 2013

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