Homecoming 2019

TIME DESCRIPTION LOCATION

Sunday, 10/20

5:30 p.m.

Opening Worship Service

Speaker: Rev. Quincy James Rineheart
Associate Campus Minister   

Sale Hall Chapel

7 p.m.

The Drop Off: Kick-Off Jam

The Oval, Spelman College

 

Monday, 10/21

5 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

Making Meaning with David Makes Man:  A Transdisciplinary Dialogue and Screening

Tickets: FREE  Sponsored by Institutional Advancement and The Oprah Winfrey Scholars Program. - Dr. David Wall Rice

Shirley A. Massey Executive Conference Center - Bank of America Auditorium

7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Youtube FanFest
People's Agenda

Tickets: Free w/ Student ID
No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel - Crown Nave (Auditorium)

 

Tuesday, 10/22

7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Homecoming Neo-Soul Concert

Artist: TBA Tickets: Free w/ Student ID
No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel

Wednesday, 10/23

2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Politics Challenges & Opportunities in Cannibas – Panel 

Shirley A. Massey Executive Conference Center - Bank of America Auditorium

7:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

The Talent Show Hip Hop Concert

Artist: TBA Tickets: $25 w/ Student ID or $45 without 
No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

Franklin L. Forbes Arena

 

Thursday, 10/24

11 a.m. – 11:50 am

Morehouse Homecoming Crown Forum

The Journalism & Sports Program will host the Homecoming Crown Forum which highlights athletes who have taken stances for social justice and have made impactful contributions outside of the world of sports.

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel Auditorium

12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

Homecoming Pep Rally

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel Plaza

1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Crown Forum Follow-up Q&A  Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel - African-American Hall of Fame 

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Hollywood Business with The CAA Agency

A group of CAA agents, executives and talent will hold a panel discussion on the topic of doing business in Hollywood.  Sponsored by The Creative and Performing Arts Divison - Eric L. Baker

Ray Charles Performing Arts Center

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Activists in Sports Panel

Speakers: Craig Hodges & Etan Thomas

African American Hall of Fame
Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel

4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

MH Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center (MIEC) Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) panel discussion

Panel Discussion. Sponsored by Tiffany Bussey of MH Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center

Shirley Massey Executive Conference Center

4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Carnival B Parking Lot 

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Journalism & Sports Media Mixer

This Homecoming Mixer aims to bring together alums who work in media-related fields with recent grads and current students of the Journalism & Sports Program 

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel - African-American Hall of Fame 

 

Friday, 10/25

8 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

Morehouse Office of Admissions  Open Homecoming Edition

Office of Admissions

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel - Crown Nave (Auditorium) 

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Homecoming Check-In

Welcome Center

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Topgolf - National Alumni Association

Golf Tournament and Day Party
Registration begins at 11 am.

Topgolf
1600 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd
Atlanta, GA 30318

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Market Friday

Spelman Amphitheater

1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Pandora/SiriusXM Presents Creative Conversations

Panel Discussion. Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Engagement in Partnership with Pandora/SiriusXM

Shirley Massey Executive Conference Center- Bank of America Auditorium

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Bennett College Reception Frederick Douglass Academic Resource Center

4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

President Town Hall Meeting

Shirley Massey Executive Conference Center- Bank of America Auditorium

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

National Alumni Association Gathering  (General Body Meeting)

All alumni are invited to attend this information session to get key College and Association updates.

Shirley Massey Executive Conference Center- Bank of America Auditorium 

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Judson Lyon Alumni Homecoming Event

Awards recognition for future lawyers graduating Morehouse Reception. Sponsored by Business Admin. - Derek Alphran

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel - African-American Hall of Fame

6 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

National Alumni Association - President's Reception  TBA 

7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Alumni Reception

Robert Davidson, Jr. House (The President's House)

7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Bonfire Fashion Show

Artist: TBA Tickets: $10 w/ Student ID, $15 w/out
No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

Morehouse College Tennis Courts

 

Saturday, 10/26

8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Thomas Blocker Society Breakfast

Morehouse School of Medicine
Ginger Sullivan Reception Room

9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Homecoming Parade

Starts at Westview Drive

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

President’s Homecoming Pre-Game Reception for Donors
[by invitation only]

Robert Davidson, Jr. House (The President's House)

12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Annual Homecoming Alumni    
Tailgate Experience

West End Avenue, Ray Charles Performing Arts Center Lawn & Wellborn Street

2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

2019 Homecoming Game
Morehouse College vs. Benedict College 

TBA Tickets:$25 General Admission; FREE w/ Student ID, $20 w/out 
No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

B.T. Harvey Football Stadium

 

3 p.m.  – 4:30 p.m.

President’s Homecoming Tent to Support Athletics

B.T. Harvey Football Stadium - South End Zone

7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Survival of the Fittest Greek Step Show

TBA Tickets: $20 w/ Student ID, $30 w/out, No Bags Allowed, No Refunds, No Re-entry

Forbes Arena

Sunday, 10/27

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Homecoming Closing Worship Service
Speaker: Rev. Stephen Green '14
Pastor, Heard AME Church - Roselle, NJ

Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel