Oct. 24, 2017
Highlights of Homecoming Week at University of Arizona
TUCSON, Ariz. — The University of Arizona Alumni Association welcomes alumni, friends and families to campus this week for Homecoming events, which began at sundown Sunday with the traditional lighting of "A" Mountain and will conclude with Saturday night's football game.
Homecoming highlights include:
For up-to-date information and event listings for Homecoming week, download the Alumni Nation app on the App Store and Google Play. Search "Alumni Nation." Or visit arizonaalumni.com/homecoming.
HOMECOMING EVENT DETAILS
Silver & Sage Society champagne reception and 50th class reunion dinner
UA Alumni Association 120th anniversary lunch
Alumni of the Year awards ceremony
Bear Down Friday pep rally
Homecoming bonfire and crowning of king and queen
Wildcat for Life tailgate party, 1:30 p.m. on UA Mall, University Boulevard west of Cherry Avenue
Homecoming parade, 2 p.m. on UA Mall
Arizona vs. Washington State football game, 6:30 p.m. kickoff at Arizona Stadium
|Established in 1885, the University of Arizona, the state's super land-grant university with two medical schools, produces graduates who are real-world ready through its 100% Engagement initiative. Recognized as a global leader and ranked 16th for the employability of its graduates, the UA is also a leader in research, bringing more than $606 million in research investment each year, and ranking 21st among all public universities. The UA is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships, and is a member of the Association of American Universities, the 62 leading public and private research universities. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.|