BW Homecoming + Community Day

A Bold & Gold Festival

Saturday, September 15, 2018


Return to campus for one big day and twice the fun! 

Tickets are available! Call (440) 826-2104 or stop by the Center for Alumni Engagement at 297 Front Street (new location). 

FUN! Begins 9:00 a.m. 

  • Fraternity & Sorority Life Reunions
  • What's Brewing at BW: Coffee Conversations with Deans and Departments
  • Alumni Marching Band rehearsal
  • Visit the Buzz on Front, BW's new Bookstore at University Market on Front Street


  • From the Berea Triangle to the North Quad (full route)

TAILGATE FUN! 11:30 a.m.

  • BW's Past, Present, & Future: explore, recall, and reconnect
    with BW 
  • Interactive fun for YJ4Ls of all ages at the North Quad, including face painting, magician, Touch the Trucks, and Musical Instrument Discovery Zone
  • Nursing alumni reunion 

FOOD! Tailgate 12:00 noon

  • Located at the North Quad
  • Served until 1:30 p.m.
  • Football Captains Reception in Tressel Lounge: all former football captains are invited! (More information: Head Coach Jim Hilvert)

FOOTBALL! Kick-off 2:00 p.m.

  • BW Yellow Jackets vs. Mount Union Purple Raiders
  • Alumni Marching Band halftime performance


  • Dine Local! Visit partnering Berea restaurants for a special discount after the day's festivities
  • BW Student Experience on campus

MUSIC! 7:00 p.m.

  • Kulas Keyboard Series recital by acclaimed pianist Spencer Myer
  • Gamble Auditorium, Kulas Musical Arts Building
Find more details on all of the day's activities here.   
Questions? Call the Office of Alumni Engagement at (440) 826-2104 or email


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