Homecoming_2014

Friday, February 28, 2014

10 AM - 5 PM | HOMECOMING HUB (WELCOME/TOURS) - NEW
McMahon Centennial Complex Lobby
This is your one-stop shop for campus tours, homecoming details and general information!

11 AM | BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES CAPSTONE SYMPOSIUM - New!
Science Complex 105
Join the Biological Science Department as they welcome four students as presenters for their capstone symposium.

Jasmine Bryant
Pharmacogenomics of Warfarin: The Beginning of Personalized Medicine.
The history and potential of genotyping for more accurate dosing.

Joseph Kheir
Genetic Analysis of Tetracycline Resistant Fecal coliforms Isolated From Refuge Bison and Longhorn Cattle versus Agricultural Cattle.
A comparison of the evolution of antibiotic resistance on the refuge and on local ranches.

Aaron Quickle
Comparing Growth Rates between Scissor-tailed flycatchers (Tyrannus forficatus) and Western kingbirds (Tyrannus  verticals).
The growth rates of these two similar species were studied here, in Lawton, OK. The way they raise their young is very much the same, resulting in the growth rates that represent how these species are similar. 

Samantha Ristedt
UV-Light induced exosomes formation in Keratinocyes.
A discussion of a possible mechanism for release of auto-antigenic molecules, induced by UV light exposure, resulting is systemic lupus erythematosis.

NOON | BG Allen Leadership Luncheon
Shepler Ballroom
Join the Military Science department for their annual leadership luncheon. Contact the Military Science department at 580-581-2340 for more information.

1 PM | SOFTBALL VS. EASTERN NEW MEXICO (DOUBLEHEADER)
McMahon Field

2 PM | ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS OPEN HOUSE - NEW!
Check out where you had class while at Cameron and meet with current faculty and staff.
 
Department of Agriculture
South Shepler, 2nd Floor Lobby
 
Department of History & Government
South Shepler, 6th Floor, History & Government Office

2 PM | BASEBALL VS. ANGELO STATE
McCord Field

2 PM | MEN’S TENNIS VS. COLORADO STATE– PUEBLO
S
treich-Henry Tennis Complex

4 PM - 5 PM | DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OPEN HOUSE- NEW!
CETES Conference Center
Join faculty members and students from the Department of Education for an open house and hear from CU alumna Dana Moore, Lawton Public Schools Teacher of the Year and Oklahoma Teacher of the Year finalist.

5:30 PM | GOLF CART PARADE - NEW!
Bentley Gardens
Come experience homecoming excitement and enjoy all of the golf cart parade floats as they make their way through campus and around Bentley Gardens.

5:30 PM | ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME RECEPTION
McMahon Centennial Complex, McCasland Ballroom
Join Aggie athletic supporters for a reception honoring the 2014 Athletics Hall of Fame Class.

6 PM | ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME DINNER*
McMahon Centennial Complex Ballroom
Join us for the induction of the 2014 Class into the Cameron Athletics Hall of Fame. This year’s class will honor some of Cameron’s greatest sports legends! ($30 per person)

6:30 PM | BONFIRE SOCIAL
South of Cameron Village
Cameron’s campus will come aglow as alumni, students, community members, faculty and staff join together for a bonfire.

8 PM | AGGIE GOLD HAPPY HOUR** - NEW!
Red Dirt Bar & Grill - 6425 NW Cache Rd. #103
Come join other Graduates of the Last Decade (2004-2014) for happy hour! This will be a great time to reconnect with classmates and former students.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

8 AM - 5 PM | HOMECOMING HUB (WELCOME/TOURS) - NEW!
McMahon Centennial Complex Lobby
This is your one-stop shop for campus tours, homecoming details and general information!

9 AM | AGGIE FAMILY FUN RUN
Mcmahon Centennial Complex Lobby
Start your morning off with a quick run, jog or even a stroll as you make your way across the Aggie Mile. Your journey will take you across campus and allow you to see Cameron’s campus transformation. Join our finish line crew and celebrate with our guests if you don’t want to run/walk/jog.

9AM | MEN’S TENNIS VS. OUACHITA BAPTIST
Streich-Henry Tennis Complex

10:30 AM | ROTC REUNION
Burch Hall
Join the George D. Keathly Department of Military Science as they get together with former cadets and members of Army ROTC.

11 AM | AGGIE FAMILY COFFEE
McMahon Centennial Complex Lobby
Start the day by joining the Class of 1964, CUAA Award Winners, alumni and community members for the Aggie Family Coffee. This will be a great time to reconnect and remember all of your fantastic times at CU.

12 PM | AGGIE FAMILY & FRIENDS AWARDS LUNCH*
McMahon Centennial Complex, McCasland Ballroom
The Aggie family comes together to present the class of 1964 with their Golden Associate Medallions. The Cameron University Alumni Association will also present the 2014 CUAA Awards. ($15 per person)

12 PM | BASEBALL VS. ANGELO STATE (DOUBLEHEADER)
McCord Field

12PM | SOFTBALL VS. EASTERN NEW MEXICO 
McMahon Field 

2 PM | TAILGATE & CHUCK WAGON COOK-OFF
Adjacent to Aggie Gym
Come experience one of Cameron’s most popular homecoming traditions! Meet up with your old friends, tailgate, vote for your favorite chuck wagon, and prepare to cheer Aggie athletics to a victory. From the moment you arrive, you will find fun and entertainment for every member of your family. Enjoy free food while it lasts. 

2 PM | MEN’S TENNIS VS. EAST CENTRAL
Streich-Henry Tennis Complex 
 
4 PM and 6 PM | AGGIE BASKETBALL VS. MIDWESTERN STATE**
Aggie Gym
The Athletics Hall of Fame inductees will be presented during halftime of the women’s game. CUAA Award winners will be recognized between games, and homecoming King and Queen will be crowned during halftime of the men’s game.

 

Homecoming questions or reservations?

Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 580-581-2988 or alumni@cameron.edu.

Reservations should be made no later than February 21, 2014. After this deadline, please contact the Alumni Relations office at 580-581-2988 to check on space availability.

CUAA Homecoming Coloring Contest

2014 CU Rocks Coloring Contest Winners

 

Thomas - 5

 

Paige - 6

 

Rylie - 9

 

Kerry - 13+

 

Special Homecoming Bookstore Hours

Need a new CU item???

The Cameron Bookstore will have extended hours for Homecoming. Visit them in the McMahon Centennial Complex.

Friday, February 28, 2014
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Saturday, March 1, 2014
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Cameron Homecoming Through the Decades - Archives Display

Visit the Cameron Library anytime from February 24 - March 1, 2014 to view a special display courtesy of the CU archives.

  This display will be open during regular library hours in room 118.