PORTLAND, Ore. - Multnomah will hold its first week-long homecoming celebration on February 14-18, 2012. Activities for alumni, staff, faculty, and students will emphasize and celebrate Multnomah's rich heritage as captured in the slogan "75 Years of Reflecting the Light of Christ."
Traditionally a weekend event in the fall, organizers quickly discovered that two days would not contain the events they were planning for the occasion. In addition to the new spring date that is closer to important home basketball games, participants will enjoy five full days of festivities, ensuring the week will not soon be forgotten.
A full schedule and registration instructions can be found at www.multnomah.edu/homecoming.
Interact with Multnomah's beloved faculty from the past and present, and once again hear them share from God's Word. Faculty in attendance will include:
Faculty keynote speakers for Homecoming are:
Alumni Awards Chapel
Celebrate with us as we honor Multnomah's 2012 Alumnus of the Year and our Distinguished Young Alumni recipient at this special awards chapel.
Gather with friends and classmates from your decade and/or affinity group to enjoy a time of fellowship with light refreshments. Affinity group reunions include Athletics, Destiny, Ambassador Choir, RA's, majors, and more.
Wayne Watson will be our special music guest for the Alumni Dinner on Friday, February 17.
Radio Host: Georgene Rice
Some alumni will do spotlight interviews with 93.9 FM KPDQ's Georgene Rice to share how the Lord is at work in their lives, ministries, and around the world.
Broadway Show for Students & Alumni
Current students and alumni will enjoy an evening together at the Keller Auditorium for the Broadway show Beauty and the Beast. Tickets for this event have already sold out.
Dr. Lockwood Book Signing
Celebrate the release of Dr. Lockwood's new book, Unlikely Heroes. Purchase your limited-run Homecoming edition advance copy, get it signed, and participate in a reading and Q & A session.
Help the Multnomah Lions' varsity basketball team overwhelm New Hope College in the headline game of the day. Get in on the action in one of the alumni athletic events. Basketball and volleyball alumni games are slated and Multnomah's mascot Mitch the Lion will be around campus and available for pictures with fans and kids.
Register online at www.multnomah.edu/homecoming.
For more information about Homecoming 2012, contact the Alumni department at firstname.lastname@example.org, 503.251.6455, or toll free at 877.9.ALUMNI.
Multnomah University is a fully accredited, private, non-denominational, Christian institution of higher education, located in Portland, Oregon with teaching sites in Reno, Nevada and Anchorage, Alaska. Made up of an undergraduate Bible college, a biblical seminary, graduate programs, an adult degree completion program, and an online distance-learning program, Multnomah issues bachelor's and master's degrees, and professional certifications and endorsements.