Join Missouri S&T’s Homecoming celebration

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On October 3, 2016

minerfest-logo-expanded-fw-1-fw-pngWatch a parade, preview a new Experimental Mine building and cheer the Miner football team to victory as part of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s 2016 Homecoming celebration, held Oct. 14-15. This year’s Homecoming theme is “MinerFest,” and is inspired by a traditional fall festival.

Numerous activities are planned for Homecoming weekend and many are open to the public.  Information about tickets and registration is available at For more details, contact the Miner Alumni Association at 573-341-4145 or at 800-JOMINER (800-566-4637).

Homecoming 2016 will include:

— Friday, Oct. 14

Homecoming registration, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Hasselmann Alumni House, located at the corner of 11th and Pine streets.

Miner Alumni Association’s Legends Luncheon, noon-1:30 p.m., Hasselmann Alumni House. Some of S&T’s most distinguished alumni will be recognized. Tickets are required.

Department open houses, 3-4 p.m., various academic departments. See for a full listing.

Kennedy Experimental Mine Building Hard-Hat Preview, 4:30 p.m., at Missouri S&T’s Experimental Mine, located at 12350 Spencer Road in Rolla.

Silver and Gold Gathering, 5-9 p.m., Hasselmann Alumni House. Social Hour starts at 5 p.m. and dinner is served at 6 p.m. Tickets are required.

SUB Laughfest, 8 p.m., Gale Bullman Building. Stand-up comedian Demetri Martin will perform. This event is sponsored by Missouri S&T’s Student Union Board. Tickets are required.

— Saturday, Oct. 15

Homecoming registration, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., alumni tent at the Gale Bullman Building parking lot.

Coffee and doughnuts, 8-10 a.m., Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

Homecoming parent meeting and reception, 9:30 a.m., St. Pat’s Ballroom of the Havener Center.

Homecoming parade, 10:30 a.m. The parade route follows State Street to 11th Street past Hasselmann Alumni House.

Tailgate Party, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., alumni tent at the Gale Bullman Building parking lot. Tickets are required.

Homecoming football game, 1 p.m., Allgood-Bailey Stadium. Cheer on the Miners as they take on Lincoln University. Tickets are required.

Miner Alumni Social, 6-8 p.m., Public House Brewing Co., 600 N. Rolla St.

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