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All Weekend
Ben Wofford Books
Legacy of Ancient Caves in India: Photographs by David Efurd
Film Posters from Eastern Europe
Photographs from Roxanna's Farm
"A Sojourn in Africa": Recent Photographs by G.R. Davis 

Friday
Classes Without Quizzes
1970's Decade SAE Reunion
50 Year Club Reception and Dinner
Class Reunions
The Terrier Ball 

Saturday
Village House Dedications
Department Drop-Ins
Book Signing
Boston Terrier Rescue of SC
Lunch on the Lawn of Main
State of the College Address and Alumni Service Awards Presentation
Association of Multicultural Students Tailgate
Wofford vs. the Citadel football game
10th Annual Downtown Street Party
Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity Reunion 

Ben Wofford Books- Wofford's Bookstore is located with frontage on North Church Street and parking beside the Papadopoulos Building. It will be open Homecoming weekend at the following times:

    Friday:  9 am - 6 pm

    Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm

    Sunday 12 noon - 3 pm

Legacy of Ancient Caves in India: Photographs by David Efurd- (Martha Cloud Chapman Gallery, Campus Life Building) David Efurd, assistant professor of art history at Wofford College, spent a year in India on a Fulbright-Hays fellowship documenting and photographing ancient cave sites. This exhibition of photographs highlights how these ancient cave complexes negotiate the contemporary world and continue to serve diverse populations.

Film Posters from Eastern Europe-(The Sandor Tezler Library Gallery) This group of film posters from Easter Europe showcases the graphic design and aesthetic of the culture of Eastern Europe. The posters are on loan from the collection of Dr. Matthew Johnston of Spartanburg.

Photographs from Roxanna's Farm- Glass Case Galleries in Milliken Science Hall - Since 2008 when her doctor recommended more exercise, Roxanna Martin has roamed the 70 acres her family has owned for more than 100 years adjacent to the Tyger River near Cross Anchor. She's accumulated over 70,000 images from all seasons and in every kind of weather. She's used those photographs to identify over 300 species of plants and more than 30 species of butterflies along with numerous insects and spiders.

"A Sojourn in Africa": Recent Photographs by G.R. Davis-(Great Oaks Hall, Milliken Science Building)  While teaching at Africa University in Old Mutare, Zimbabwe from February until May, G.R. Davis photographed the people, landscapes, and wildlife he encountered there and excursions to Rwanda and Botswana. This exhibition showcases the splendor of Africa typically seen on safaris to savannah habitats, as well as the abject human conditions prevalent in much of Africa.

Classes Without Quizzes: Wofford's Mini Alumni College- Some of Wofford's talented faculty, staff, and alumni will offer the opportunity to explore a variety of topics. This is your chance to go back to the classroom without quizzes or tuition fees! Click here for registration and detailed information. 

1970's Decade SAE Reunion- Come see all your SAE brothers from the 1970's during Homecoming Weekend! Two special events planned, one at the SAE house on Friday night and the other prior to the football game in the President's Lot. All food and drinks are provided for both events. Contact Bill Price (803-730-0159) or John Smith (205-994-4284) with questions. Cost is $25/person (includes both events). 

50 Year Club Reception and Dinner- (Spartanburg Marriott Downtown, Heritage Ballroom) Classes of 1962 and earlier with Dr. and Mrs. Dunlap. The Class of 1962 will receive their 50-year pins. Contact Smith Patterson, 864-597-4196 or pattersonds@wofford.edu for more information. Cost is $25 per person with a cash bar. Click here to register. 

Class Reunions- New this year Class Reunions will be held at the Terrier Ball at the Ben Johnson Arena! Come visit with your classmates, check out the silent auction, and experience the Terrier Ball food and drink. Your class reunion ticket is also your ticket for the Terrier Ball! Feel free to stay all night or leave and return later. Cost is $35. Reunion tickets must be picked up at the Terrier Ball by 8 pm. Tickets cannot be picked up after 8 pm. Click here to register. The following reunions will be held:

    Class of 1967 - 45th Class Reunion

    Class of 1972 - 40th Class Reunion

    Class of 1977 - 35th Class Reunion

    Class of 1982 - 30th Class Reunion

    Class of 1987 - 25th Class Reunion

    Class of 1992 - 20th Class Reunion

    Class of 1997 - 15th Class Reunion

    Class of 2002 - 10th Class Reunion

    Class of 2007 - 5th Class Reunion

The Terrier Ball- (Ben Johnson Arena) New this year - Now on Friday night, the Terrier Ball kicks off Homecoming Weekend! Come to the 13th annual Terrier Ball and get ready to compete for great getaways, sports memorabilia, Wofford merchandise, jewelry and home and garden gifts...all to raise scholarship dollars for Wofford's deserving student-athletes. Doors open at 7:30 pm* for food and silent auction bidding. After the live auction, relax with friends, coaches and classmates as you close down the party to the sounds of Too Much Sylvia. To preview the items for sale, visit terrierclub.wofford.edu. Tickets are $50/person.  *Doors open at 6:30 pm for reunions. Click here to register.  You can also visit the official Terrier Ball website for more details. 

Village House Dedications- Dedication of Village houses in memory of Dr. John C. Cobb, Dr. H. Donald Dobbs, and Dr. Lewis P. Jones. Alumni and friends are invited to attend. Dedication will take place on the green behind the Michael S. Brown Village Center.

Department Drop-Ins:

    Biology Department - Great Oaks Hall, Milliken Science Building

    Education Department - New Suite, Daniel Building

    Economics Department - West Wing 3rd Floor, Main Building

    Accounting, Business, and Finance - Olin 107

    Mungo Center for Professional Excellence - Michael S. Brown Village Center

Book Signing- Book signing featuring Wofford faculty members Dr. Doyle Boggs and Rev. Dr. Talmage Skinner. Located on the front lawn of Main Building, these authors will have their published works for sale will be available to autograph any of their books.

Boston Terrier Rescue of SC- There will be 4 - 5 adoptable Boston Terriers looking for a new home. The event will be held at Plaza, Gibbs Stadium.

Lunch on the Lawn of Main- Bring your children, family and friends and enjoy a variety of new lunch selections like two styles of barbecue, mac and cheese, and more! Play on the bounce rides and inflatable slides. Music will be provided. Tents, tables and chairs will be available. Adults $15/person, Children $8/person. Bloody Mary and Screwdriver Bar will be available nearby. Cost is $5 per person to be paid that day. Click here to register.  

State of the College Address and Alumni Service Awards Presentation-  (Leonard Auditorium, Main Building) Following an opening prayer by Perkins-Prothro Chaplain Rev. Dr. Ron Robinson, President Dunlap will give his final address of Wofford Today! The Address will be followed by the Wofford College National Alumni presentation of their alumni service awards sponsored by the Alumni Executive Council. You can read more about this year's Alumni Service Award winners here. Click here to see the 2012 Alumni Service Award Winners. 

Association for Multicultural Students Tailgate- (Horseshoe of Main) Join alumni, friends and students for a tailgate prior to kick-off. Cost is free. For more information please contact Kendra Stewart-Tillman at stewarttillmankd@wofford.edu.

Kick-off Wofford vs. the Citadel- Halftime will include the crowning of the Homecoming Queen and the Broome High School Band. For questions, contact Lenny Mathis at mathisld@wofford.edu or 864-597-4090. All seats are reserved and are $27 per adult and $10 per child (ages 3-12). Fore reserved seats, please contact Shelby Taylor in the athletic ticket office at 864-597-4090, or click here to order tickets. 

10th Annual Downtown Street Party- (Morgan Square) It's the 10th Anniversary of Wofford's largest party! All Wofford alumni and friends are invited to attend the 10th annual event - it will be the most exciting Street Party yet! The popular band Root Doctors will perform. Drinks and snacks will be available. Plenty of parking will be available withing walking distance. Tickets are $10 per person, bring your ID. Click here to register. 

Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity- The 17th year of a reunion at Homecoming, the fraternity will have a reserved table at Renatos, 221 East Kennedy Street, Spartanburg. Members and guests will be able to order from the menu and no prior payment is needed.