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Join us on Oct. 23-24, 2015 for Homecoming!

Reconnect with old friends, check out some of the recent improvements to campus, and spend some time chatting with favorite professors.

Help us kick off the beginning of our year-long sesquicentennial celebration!

  • Class reunions for 1955, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010
  • Affinity reunions for Emmanuel Christian Seminary alumni, The Restoration Crew; Men’s Basketball alumni; Women’s Basketball alumni; Cheer and Dance Team alumni; CIS/CS/CIS-M alumni; MBA alumni; and Biology, Chemistry, and Math alumni
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Sesquicentennial Celebration

Join us on Oct. 21-22, 2016 and celebrate Milligan’s 150th year!

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Seeger Memorial Chapel

Schedule of Events

Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 2:44 pm Fife Fireside Room, Thompson Center
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Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm 3rd Floor, Derthick Hall
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Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm McCormick Dining Center, Sutton Hall
  Tickets $20, must be purchased in advance Join us as we recognize the achievements and contributions of some of our alumni and friends: Distinguished Alumnus: the late Francis Gary Powers (’50) Professional Excellence Awards:[...]
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Steve Lacy Fieldhouse
 
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm McGlothlin-Street Theatre
October 22-24, 7:30 p.m. October 25, 2:30 p.m. The college’s homecoming theatre production of Our Town features an all-star cast of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. This Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic by Thornton Wilder is[...]
Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm Gilliam Wellness Center
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Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Commons
The Student Government Association in conjunction with the Student Life Sesquicentennial Committee present a dance of the decades, a celebration of dance styles past and present. This event is the perfect opportunity for Milligan alumni[...]
Oct 23 @ 8:30 pm Steve Lacy Fieldhouse
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Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Gregory Center Lobby
 
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am Upper Level, Steve Lacy Fieldhouse
Registration: $20 ($25 after Oct. 16) Sponsored by Associated Ladies for Milligan (ALM), all proceeds benefit student scholarships at Milligan.   Plan your Homecoming visit here.
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Gregory Center Lobby
Stop by Café Prof to catch up with your favorite faculty over a cup of coffee or tea. Plan your Homecoming visit here.
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Stephens Annex, Sutton Hall
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Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm TBA
Class receptions for the classes of 1955, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, and ECS alumni. Reunion locations will be posted online and at registration.
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Wilma Ellis Room, B.D. Phillips Building
All Emmanuel alumni are invited to join us for a time of fellowship and food. We hope to see many of you at this inaugural event for the seminary!   Plan your Homecoming visit here.
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am Milligan Art Gallery, Derthick Hall
A unique exhibition featuring the works of Milligan faculty members Alice Anthony, Nick Blosser, and Art Brown will be presented in the Milligan Art Gallery. The show runs Oct. 24–Nov. 20.   Plan your Homecoming[...]
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am SGA Conference Room, McMahan Student Center
 
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am Hyder Auditorium, Science Building
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Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Steve Lacy Fieldhouse
 
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm Mary Sword Commons
Tickets $12/$7 for 10 & under, must be purchased in advance Hearkening back to a bygone era, join us for country picnic fare, including fried chicken, country ham sandwiches, corn on the cob, fruit pies,[...]
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm Blowers Boulevard
 
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Little Hartland Welcome Center
 
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm SGA Conference Room, McMahan Student Center
Clint Holloway (’95) and Lee Fierbaugh (‘94) will be on hand to sign your copy of the newly published commemorative coffee table book, Scholarship, Community, Faith: Milligan Celebrates 150 Years. This full-color, limited-edition book contains[...]
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm TBA
Class receptions for the classes of 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 2010. Reunion locations will be posted online and at registration.
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm Derthick Lawn
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Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm Hardin Hall Portico
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Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Anglin Field
 
Oct 24 @ 3:30 pm Mary B. Martin Auditorium, Seeger Memorial Chapel
In honor of the launch of Milligan’s 150th celebration, the Milligan Music Department will present a short, family-friendly concert that features the folk, bluegrass, and old-time music of the Appalachian region from great songs such[...]
Oct 24 @ 4:15 pm Baker Faculty Office Center parking area
 
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm Hyder Auditorium
Francis Gary Powers Jr., son of the renowned U-2 pilot and Milligan alumnus shot down over the former Soviet Union 55 years ago, will share his father’s remarkable story. A movie about the incident, “Bridge[...]
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Anglin Field
 
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm Little Hartland Welcome Center
PAs attending this reception may receive up to two complimentary tickets to the Saturday performance of Our Town. Instructions for reserving tickets will be mailed.
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm Wilma Ellis Room, B.D. Phillips Building
 
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm Steve Lacy Fieldhouse
Plan your Homecoming visit here.
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm McGlothlin-Street Theatre
The college’s homecoming theatre production of Our Town features an all-star cast of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. This Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic by Thornton Wilder is suitable for the entire family and will touch[...]
Oct 24 @ 8:30 pm
Join in the fun as the freshman/sophomore women take on the junior/senior women in this annual flag football battle of the classes!
Oct 25 @ 2:30 pm McGlothlin-Street Theatre
The college’s homecoming theatre production of Our Town features an all-star cast of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. This Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic by Thornton Wilder is suitable for the entire family and will touch[...]