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Homecoming ’21 Schedule of Events

Monday, Sept. 27

ORANGE YOU GLAD IT’S MONDAY!

Let the competition begin and your love of Warrior Orange flow! Decorate your own space on campus, at home, at work, your car, or out in the wild. Fort Wayne Campus will be judged in person.

Submit your online entry to alumni@indianatech.edu for posting and judging.

 

Tuesday, Sept. 28

WARRIOR DAY OF SERVICE

Alumni, students, faculty and staff are encouraged to find a way to give back in their community. Volunteer opportunities will be available in Fort Wayne. Warriors are spread far and wide, we hope you will take time to volunteer in your community during homecoming week.

Share your volunteer experience with us at alumni@indianatech.edu.

 

ALUMNI/STUDENT VIRTUAL GAME NIGHT
7:30-8:30 p.m. EST

Online platform (link will be provided after registration)

End the Day of Service with a fun way to support a charity! Join Alumni Outreach Committee hosts Clifford and Hannah for an online game night that gives back. Winners will earn prizes that will be donated to charity. Fee $10 (used to add to donation prizes). Registration is required.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

Wednesday, Sept. 29

MEN’S VARSITY SOCCER VS. LOURDES
4 p.m.
Warrior Athletic Field

 

WOMEN’S VARSITY VOLLEYBALL VS. CONCORDIA
7 p.m.
Schaefer Center, Kline Court

 

NSBE ALUMNI/STUDENT TRIVIA THROWDOWN
7-10 p.m.
Snyder Academic Center, Multi-Flex Theater

Bring your “A” game to this first-time event! Alumni and student teams compete to claim the honor of Homecoming Trivia Champion. Come to play or hang out and watch. Refreshments, a silent auction and opportunities to support the Indiana Tech National Society of Black Engineers student chapter will be available.
Registration is required.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students

 

Thursday, Sept. 30

WOMEN’S RESERVE SOCCER VS. ANDERSON RESERVE
7 p.m.
Warrior Athletic Field

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

WARRIOR HOMECOMING CAMPUS KICKOFF PARTY

Students start homecoming off with a bang! Check Commons 803 for details.

RSVP:  Students

 

ALUMNI AND FACULTY ONLINE MEET AND GREET
7-8:30 p.m. EST
Online platform (link will be provided after registration)

Catch up with what is happening in your favorite college and hang out with deans, associate deans, favorite faculty. Alumni and online students welcome. Break out rooms by college: Arts and Science (formerly General Studies), Business, and Engineering, All who sign up by Sept. 10 will be sent some fun homecoming swag and snacks.

Black Alumni Meetup – hosted by Lisa Givan and Darius Darling, Alu
College of Business Meetup – hosted by College of Business
International Alumni Meetup – hosted by International Team

Registration is required.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students

 

Friday, Oct. 1

HOMECOMING AND REUNION WELCOME EVENT
1:30-3:30 p.m.
Snyder Academic Center, Multi-Flex Theater

Drop in to visit with friends, sign up for the weekend’s events and activities and enjoy light refreshments. Faculty and staff will be on hand to reminisce and socialize.

  • Welcome gift
  • 10-, 20-, 25-, 35-, 50-, and 60-year reunion sign-in and packet pick-up (pre-registration required)
  • Yearbook and memorabilia display
  • Our student guides will be available to provide personal tours of campus by foot or golf cart
  • College of Engineering Update hosted in the McMillen Library at 2 p.m.
  • Visit a retrospective display of the Zollner Engineering Center in the D’Agostino Art Gallery

RSVP:   Alumni | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

FIRESIDE PARTY, RAIN OR SHINE
5-10 p.m.
Fireplace outside the Abbott Center (rain location, Andorfer Commons)

A party for all! Fun activities, casual food and some healthy competition.

  • Alumni Social Tent for those 21 and older with cash bar. Cards and games on hand.
  • Cornhole Tournament: Sign up starts at 5 p. m. Team up with an old friend or sign up as a single and meet a new friend. Bracket play starts at 6:30 p.m. with prizes and bragging rights awarded at 9:30 p.m.
  • Face Painting – show your Warrior Spirit
  • Students pick up your hockey game orange out gear. Shuttles to the Men’s Game will leave in front Abbott

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

PRESIDENT’S DINNER (BY INVITATION ONLY)
6 p.m.
Schaefer Center

Each year we honor Indiana Tech alumni and friends who were leadership level donors during the past fiscal year. This elegant event will include socializing over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres followed by a sit-down dinner and a special message from President Karl W. Einolf.

RSVP required.

 

ORANGE OUT MEN’S HOCKEY GAME
8 p.m.
SportONE/Parkview Ice House

Want to cheer on the men’s hockey team? Take a shuttle bus to and from the SportONE/Parkview Ice House. This is the largest and loudest Orange Out of the season. Yes, there will be cowbells!

 

Saturday, Oct. 2

FRIENDS AND FAMILY DAY CHECK IN
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Andorfer Commons, concession stand

Current students welcome their friends and family to join in the fun. Check in and pick up meal vouchers and schedule for the day. Note: The Rec Center will be open from 12 to 5:00 p.m. for light refreshments, games and activities.

RSVP:   Students | Family + Friends

 

PRAYER SERVICE
10-11 a.m.
Andorfer Commons second floor, Heinz and Nanalee Wegener Worship Center

Join us for a non-denominational gathering designed to energize your day with inspiration, music, sharing and prayer.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

WOMEN’S LACROSSE ALUMNI GAME
10 a.m.
Warrior Athletic Field

Come watch and cheer on the alumni as they play the current team.

 

REUNION RECOGNITION AND ALUMNI AWARDS LUNCHEON
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Snyder Academic Center, Multi-Flex Theater

A highlight of the weekend! Join us for this special luncheon recognizing our 25-, 50-, and 60-year reunion class members. After the presentation of our alumni awards, breakout rooms will be available for those who would like to gather in smaller groups to reminisce with fellow classmates.

RSVP:   Alumni

 

PARTY ON THE SQUARE
12-3 p.m.
Scully Square and Andorfer Commons

Alumni, students, family, friends, faculty and staff: Come down to Scully Square for an afternoon of fun activities! Events include our featured performer, comedian and juggler, Marcus Monroe at 1 p.m., food trucks (available for purchase), face painting and balloon artists and outdoor games and activities.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

SOCCER DOUBLE HEADER AND PRESENTATION OF WHAC COMMISSIONER’S CUP
12 p.m. Women’s Soccer


3 p.m. Presentation Ceremony of WHAC Commissioner’s Cup
3:15 p.m. Men’s Soccer

Come to the Warrior Athletic Field to cheer on Warrior soccer and celebrate the presentation of the WHAC Commissioner’s Cup. This is a significant honor for Indiana Tech. There will be Warrior swag giveaways and a fun game at halftime.

 

ALUMNI BASEBALL GAME
12-3 p.m.
Warrior Baseball Field

Celebrate 30 years of NAIA baseball at Indiana Tech. Come watch and cheer on the alumni as they play the current team. There will be a special presentation at mid-game.

 

ALUMNI AFFINITY GROUP MEETUPS
1-3 p.m.

  • Black Alumni Meetup – hosted by Lisa Givan and Darius Darling
  • College of Business Meetup – hosted by CoB
  • International Alumni Meetup – hosted by International Team

Enjoy light refreshments, activities and a chance to network with both old and new classmates. All are welcome to attend the Alumni Annual Meeting at 3 p.m.

RSVP:   Alumni 

 

WOMEN’S HOCKEY PROGRAM’S INAUGURAL GAME
3 p.m.
SportONE Parkview Icehouse

Join us for this historic hockey game—the first ever for the Indiana Tech’s women’s hockey program.

 

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING
3-4 p.m.
Snyder Academic Center, Talwar Leadership Center

Alumni Board members will report on events and other highlights from the past year. Alumni Association members elect new board members and officers for coming year.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

STUDENTS, FAMILY & FRIENDS DAY DINNER AND SHOW
5-7 p.m.
Andorfer Commons, dining hall

After a long day, Indiana Tech students, family and friends are invited to take a seat, rest your feet and enjoy dinner and live music.

RSVP:   Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME DINNER EVENT
6-8 p.m.
Schaefer Center

Back on campus! We hope all homecoming attendees will join us for a celebratory dinner honoring these Warrior athletes and teams as they are inducted in the Warrior Athletic Hall of Fame:

  • Dwayne Tubbs ‘95
  • Jessica Williams ‘10
  • Women’s Basketball Team 1991-92
  • Men’s Volleyball Team 1969

Individual Ticket: $40.00
Couple Ticket: $70.00
Child (8yrs or younger): $20.00
Table of 8: $300.00

Tickets available until Sept. 19.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members

 

CASINO NIGHT WITH STUDENTS, ALUMNI, FRIENDS AND FAMILY
7-10 p.m.
Andorfer Commons second floor, Seitz Conference Center

Feeling lucky? Let it ride. Two levels of gaming will be available: Play for fun or play to win. Appetizers, mocktails and full cash bar service (ID required) in 21-and-up area. Gaming provided by Little Vegas.

RSVP:   Alumni | Students | Family + Friends | Tech Faculty + Staff Members