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Schedule of Events

Weekend Event Schedule

Fall Play - Jane Eyre

Friday and Saturday | Various Times SSC DeVries Theatre.

Based on the classic Gothic novel by Charlotte Brontë, this play features the classic title heroine in her journey from a troubled childhood, through her development into a young governess and her struggles not only in finding love but in maintaining her own faith and morality. Performances will be held in the DeVries Theatre. Call the Cedarville Main Info Desk for showtimes and ticket information.


Friday

Homecoming Chapel - State of the University

Friday | 10 - 11 a.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Come listen to The President of the University, Dr. White, address the student body and alumni during the regular chapel hour about the current state of the University and the changes that will take place in the future. Chapel will be held in the Dixon Ministry Center in the Jeremiah Chapel from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

All-Alumni Luncheon

Friday | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. SSC Event Rooms

The All-Alumni Luncheon is simply that — a luncheon for any and all alumni! You can arrive any time for this buffet lunch between 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for lunch and avoid the rush of Chucks and have an opportunity to catch up with friends! Tickets are required for this event.

All-Ohio Cross Country Championship

Friday | 2 p.m. Elvin R. King Cross Country Course

For the seventh-consecutive year Cedarville University will host the All-Ohio Cross Country Championship at the Elvin R. King Cross Country course. The meet features colleges and universities from NCAA Divisions I, II and III as well as NAIA. It will be the 62nd Annual Men's Championship and the 36th Annual Women's Championship.

Hymnsing

Friday | 1 - 3 p.m. DMC Recital Hall

Join us for a time of worship in the Recital Hall of Dixon Ministry Center on Friday, September 30th, at 1:00 p.m. This event is free and open to everyone.

Admissions Presentation

Friday | 1 - 3 p.m. BTS 115

Alumni Campus Tours

Friday | 2 - 4 p.m. SSC Upper Lobby

Cardboard Canoe Races

Friday | 3 - 5 p.m. Cedar Lake

Come and watch Cedarville’s annual Cardboard Canoe Race! Teams of students construct canoes out of cardboard and race across Cedar Lake! This event will take place from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. around Cedar Lake.

All-Alumni Dessert Reception

Friday | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. DMC Board Room

Brought back by popular demand! This event is open to all alumni and there will be a variety of sweet treats to enjoy during this time dedicated to reconnecting with old friends!

Encounter: A Night of Worship

Friday | 8 - 10 p.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Join us as we worship our great God as a university family. Encounter: A Night of Worship will be led by over 250 students and faculty from the Department of Music and Worship and the Heartsong Touring teams. The evening will feature Christ-centered worship, beautiful music, and several opportunities for congregational singing. Come, let us adore him - Christ our Lord!

Outdoor Movie

Friday | 9 - 11 p.m. SSC Hillside

Come out and enjoy a movie with the family on the big screen outside on the hill by the SSC! This will take place on Friday, September 30th, at 9 p.m.


Saturday

Prayer Breakfast with Greg Dyson

Saturday | 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. BTS 116

Director of Intercultural Leadership, Greg Dyson will host our Homecoming Prayer Breakfast. Please join us for a time of spiritual and physical food! This will be facilitated by Rev. Gregory Dyson. This event will take place in the Center for Biblical and Theological Studies Room 116 at 8:30 a.m.

5K Race

Saturday | 8 - 10 a.m. Cross Country Course

Race over to the Cross Country Course at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 1st for our annual 5K race! With every registration, you will receive a free t-shirt for participating! Registration is required.

Homecoming Parade

Saturday | 10 - 11 a.m. Main Street, Cedarville

Enjoy seeing the various organizations, clubs, academic departments, athletic teams, and other members of the university represented as they march in our parade down Main Street.

Homecoming Chapel

Saturday | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Come to this family friendly recreation of chapel especially for our alumni following the parade! Chapel has always been the heartbeat of campus, so we want to recreate this memory with all of you! Experience the renovated Jeremiah Chapel and hear from Dr. Dixon and Dr. White. This will be a special time to worship together as a Cedarville family.

CU By the Lake Party

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Lakeside Plaza

Looking for some great food and a place to reconnect with alumni?! Head on over to  the plaza by the lake between the Stevens Student Center and the Dixon Ministry Center to enjoy games, food, and friends. Student organizations on campus will be hosting booths with a variety of food options and entertainment. In addition, there will be live music and various food trucks on campus! Get your fair tickets on site or simply enjoy mingling with friends and alumni. This party will be held from Noon - 2:30 p.m.

Tunes and Tales: Carnival of the Animals

Saturday | 11 - 11:30 a.m. and 2 - 2:30 p.m. DMC Recital Hall

Dr. Miller's Old Testament Survey Class

Saturday | 3 - 4 p.m. BTS

This event was so popular last year we are bringing it back! Come and re-live your experience as a Cedarville student by enjoying one of Cedarville’s most popular classes. Dr. Chris Miller will be presenting a walk through of the Old Testament. This event is free. Space is limited!

Women's Soccer vs. Ohio Valley University

Saturday | 3:30 p.m. Soccer Complex

The Lady Jacket soccer team hosts the Fighting Scots from Ohio Valley University in a Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) contest.

Alumni Dorm Tours

Saturday | 4 - 5 p.m. Depart from Dorm Lounges

Want to check out your old dorm and see if the rooms are still as small as you remember? Dorms are open from 4 - 5. Feel free to find your old room and say “hello” to its current resident.

Tailgate Party

Saturday | 5 - 6 p.m. Soccer Complex

Come join us for a tailgate party before the soccer game out by the soccer fields. We will provide free drinks and food. This is a great family event, as we get ready to cheer on our Yellow Jackets soccer team! This will take place from 5 - 6 p.m. at the Soccer Complex.

Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Valley University

Saturday | 6 - 8 p.m. Soccer Complex

The Yellow Jacket soccer team hosts the Fighting Scots from Ohio Valley University in a Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) game.

Jazz Band Concert

Saturday | 8 - 10 p.m. BTS Atrium

CU’s Jazz Band never disappoints at this annual event, so come out and enjoy a time of soothing and soulful music and fun! This event will take place in the BTS Atrium from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Friday

Heritage and Jeremiah Society Dessert Reception

Friday | 2 - 4 p.m. SSC Presidents Dining Room

The Heritage Alumni and Jeremiah Society Dessert is for Cedarville alumni and friends who were associated with the University during the Presbyterian era, as well as those who have surpassed their 50-year reunion. This dessert reception will be held on Friday, September 30th, at 2:00 p.m. in the President's Dining Room of the Stevens Student Center. Complimentary tickets are required for this event.


Saturday

Class Reunions

It’s what you’re here for! Take this opportunity to visit with classmates and reminisce about dorm life, dating life, near-demerit experiences, and weather hazards that created your fond Cedarville memories.

  • Classes of 2012-16 | 0-year reunion — | 9 - 11 p.m., BTS Quad
  • Class of 2011 | 5-year reunion — | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Callan Aerobics Room
  • Class of 2006 | 10-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m., Callan Aerobics Room
  • Class of 2001 | 15-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m., Tents by the Lake
  • Class of 1996 | 20-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m., BTS 102/103
  • Class of 1991 | 25-year reunion — | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., SSC Event Rooms
  • Class of 1986 | 30-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m., SSC Presidential Dining Room
  • Class of 1981 | 35-year reunion — | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., SSC Presidential Dining Room
  • Class of 1976 | 40-year reunion — | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tyler Alumni Center/Conference Room
  • Class of 1971 | 45-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m., Walker Residence
  • Class of 1966 | 50-year reunion — | 12 - 2 p.m. Jenista Residence

50-Year Cluster Reunion Dessert Reception

Saturday | 3 - 5 p.m. DMC Board Room

Alumni Athletic Games

Watch your alumni friends and former CU stars compete against one another.

  • Men's Soccer: Friday | 7  - 9 p.m. — Yellow Jacket Soccer Complex
  • Women's Soccer: Saturday | 12 - 1:30 p.m. — Yellow Jacket Soccer Complex
  • Baseball: Saturday | 1 - 3 p.m. — Yellow Jacket Baseball Diamond
  • Men's Tennis: Saturday | 1 - 3 p.m. — Johnson Murdoch Tennis Complex

Athletic Reunions

  • Women's Cross Country and Track Reunion: Friday | 7 - 9 p.m. — SSC Event Rooms
  • Alumnae Softball Picnic: Saturday | 12 - 1 p.m. — Yellow Jacket Baseball Diamond

Friday

Medical Professionals Dessert

Friday | 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. BTS 102/103

The school of natural and applied sciences, in conjunction with the student organization Chi Theta Pi, is hosting a forum on Friday, September 30th, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., specifically engaging those alumni currently working in the health sciences field. The event is located in the BTS 102/103. Registration is required for this event; tickets are complimentary.


Saturday

SEAM Reunion

Saturday | 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. ENS 340

If you were a student member of the Society of Engineers Aiding Missions, join Dr. Thompson of the Elmer W. Engstrom Department of Engineering and Computer Science on Saturday, October 1 at 2:30 p.m. in the Science and Engineering Center Room 340 to reunite, learn about ministries of SEAM alumni, and meet some current student members. Registration is requested for this event; tickets are complimentary.

Friday

School of Business Alumni Gathering and Dinner

Friday | 4 - 6 p.m. Apple Lounge

The school of business administration is hosting an alumni forum in the Apple Lobby on Friday, September 30th from 4 p.m- 6 p.m. All current and former business students are welcome to attend. Registration is required for this event; tickets are complimentary.


Saturday

History and Government Reunion

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Lakeside Plaza

Graduates from the History & Government department meet up at this event to reconnect with professors and staff members.This event will take place at the same time and location as CU by the Lake which is on Saturday, October 1st, 2016 from Noon to 2 p.m. at the Lakeside Plaza between the SSC and the DMC. Registration is required for this event.

Education Reunion

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Lakeside Plaza

The Department of Education is hosting an afternoon reception for former education majors. This event will be held on Saturday, October 1st, 2015 from Noon to 2 p.m. at the Lakeside Plaza between the SSC and DMC. Registration is required for this event.

Music and Worship Reunion

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Band Room

This event is for all alumni who were a part of the Music and Worship department to get together again and fellowship among friends. This event will be held on Saturday, October 1st at 12:00 p.m. in the Dixon Ministry Center room 125. Tickets are required.

Psychology Department Reunion

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Lakeside Plaza

Graduates from the Psychology department come and visit with their former professors and staff members during this reunion. This event will take place in the Lakeside Plaza from Noon - 2 p.m.

Biology Reunion

Saturday | 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. West Side of ENS

This event is for all alumni who were a part of the Biology department to get together again and fellowship among friends. This event will be held on Saturday, October 1st at 2:30 p.m. on the West Side of the ENS.

Beta Chi Reunion

Saturday | 2 - 4 p.m. SSC Event Rooms

30-Year Celebration of TPC

Saturday | 4 - 6 p.m. BTS 102 / 103

NOTE: The attendance to following events is by invitation only

Alumni Award Recipient Breakfast (by invitation only)

Friday | 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. SSC Presidential Dining Room

Jeremiah Chapel Dedication Reception (by invitation only)

Friday | 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. DMC Board Room

Thank you to everyone who gave a financial gift to help us renovate the Jeremiah Chapel. This is a special event to say thank you to all of our special donors.

Legacy Banquet (by invitation only)

Friday | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Field House

Fall Play - Jane Eyre

Friday and Saturday | Various Times SSC DeVries Theatre.

Based on the classic Gothic novel by Charlotte Brontë, this play features the classic title heroine in her journey from a troubled childhood, through her development into a young governess and her struggles not only in finding love but in maintaining her own faith and morality. Performances will be held in the DeVries Theatre. Call the Cedarville Main Info Desk for showtimes and ticket information.


Friday

Homecoming Chapel - State of the University

Friday | 10 - 11 a.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Come listen to The President of the University, Dr. White, address the student body and alumni during the regular chapel hour about the current state of the University and the changes that will take place in the future. Chapel will be held in the Dixon Ministry Center in the Jeremiah Chapel from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Hymnsing

Friday | 1 - 3 p.m. DMC Recital Hall

Join us for a time of worship in the Recital Hall of Dixon Ministry Center on Friday, September 30th, at 1:00 p.m. This event is free and open to everyone.

All-Ohio Cross Country Championship

Friday | 2 p.m. Elvin R. King Cross Country Course

For the seventh-consecutive year Cedarville University will host the All-Ohio Cross Country Championship at the Elvin R. King Cross Country course. The meet features colleges and universities from NCAA Divisions I, II and III as well as NAIA. It will be the 62nd Annual Men's Championship and the 36th Annual Women's Championship.

Campus Tours

Friday | 2 - 4 p.m. SSC Upper Lobby

Cardboard Canoe Races

Friday | 3 - 5 p.m. Cedar Lake

Come and watch Cedarville’s annual Cardboard Canoe Race! Teams of students construct canoes out of cardboard and race across Cedar Lake! This event will take place from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. around Cedar Lake.

Encounter: A Night of Worship

Friday | 8 - 10 p.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Join us as we worship our great God as a university family. Encounter: A Night of Worship will be led by over 250 students and faculty from the Department of Music and Worship and the Heartsong Touring teams. The evening will feature Christ-centered worship, beautiful music, and several opportunities for congregational singing. Come, let us adore him - Christ our Lord!

Outdoor Movie

Friday | 9 - 11 p.m. SSC Hillside

Come out and enjoy a movie with the family on the big screen outside on the hill by the SSC! This will take place on Friday, September 30th, at 9 p.m.


Saturday

Current Parent Breakfast

Saturday | 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. SSC Event Rooms

Your student still sleeping? This breakfast is hosted by Cedarville University’s parent council for parents of current Cedarville students. Come hear from Cedarville leadership and get to know other Cedarville parents.

5K Race

Saturday | 8 - 10 a.m. Cross Country Course

Race over to the Cross Country Course at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 1st for our annual 5K race! With every registration, you will receive a free t-shirt for participating! Registration is required.

Homecoming Parade

Saturday | 10 - 11 a.m. Main Street, Cedarville

Enjoy seeing the various organizations, clubs, academic departments, athletic teams, and other members of the university represented as they march in our parade down Main Street.

Homecoming Chapel

Saturday | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. DMC Jeremiah Chapel

Come to this family friendly recreation of chapel especially for our alumni following the parade! Chapel has always been the heartbeat of campus, so we want to recreate this memory with all of you! Experience the renovated Jeremiah Chapel and hear from Dr. Dixon and Dr. White. This will be a special time to worship together as a Cedarville family.

CU By the Lake Party

Saturday | 12 - 2 p.m. Lakeside Plaza

Looking for some great food and a place to reconnect with alumni?! Head on over to  the plaza by the lake between the Stevens Student Center and the Dixon Ministry Center to enjoy games, food, and friends. Student organizations on campus will be hosting booths with a variety of food options and entertainment. In addition, there will be live music and various food trucks on campus! Get your fair tickets on site or simply enjoy mingling with friends and alumni. This party will be held from Noon - 2:30 p.m.

Tunes and Tales: Carnival of the Animals

Saturday | 11 - 11:30 a.m. and 2 - 2:30 p.m. DMC Recital Hall

Women's Soccer vs. Ohio Valley University

Saturday | 3:30 p.m. Soccer Complex

The Lady Jacket soccer team hosts the Fighting Scots from Ohio Valley University in a Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) contest.

Dr. Miller's Old Testament Survey Class

Saturday | 3 - 4 p.m. BTS

This event was so popular last year we are bringing it back! Come and re-live your experience as a Cedarville student by enjoying one of Cedarville’s most popular classes. Dr. Chris Miller will be presenting a walk through of the Old Testament. This event is free. Space is limited!

Tailgate Party

Saturday | 5 - 6 p.m. Soccer Complex

Come join us for a tailgate party before the soccer game out by the soccer fields. We will provide free drinks and food. This is a great family event, as we get ready to cheer on our Yellow Jackets soccer team! This will take place from 5 - 6 p.m. at the Soccer Complex.

Men's Soccer vs. Ohio Valley University

Saturday | 6 - 8 p.m. Soccer Complex

The Yellow Jacket soccer team hosts the Fighting Scots from Ohio Valley University in a Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) game.

Jazz Band Concert

Saturday | 8 - 10 p.m. BTS Atrium

CU’s Jazz Band never disappoints at this annual event, so come out and enjoy a time of soothing and soulful music and fun! This event will take place in the BTS Atrium from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.