Greenville University
Events Calendar


October 17 - 23, 2019

Thursday, October 17

Jazz Band Homecoming Concert

Over our homecoming weekend, come sit back, relax, and enjoy the GU Jazz Band as they play a wide collection of standard swing and Big Band music.

Friday, October 18

Homecoming Chapel

Giving out several Awards to Alumni. Gene A. Kamp Loyalty Award, Outstanding Young Alumnus Award, and the Distinguish Alumni Award. And a short message by...

Homecoming Chapel and Alumni Awards Presentation

The Greenville University Alumni Association will be honoring 3 of our own Alumni during a special chapel service at Whitlock Music Center. You won't want to...

Small Group studies

Small Groups meet all over campus

Donuts, Coffee & Conversation

Following Homecoming Chapel, join the Alumni Awardees, their families, other alumni, students, and facility on Hogue Lawn for refreshments and conversation.

G.U. Homecoming Parade

Enjoy the procession of floats, cars, various athletic teams, and more as they make their way from the Greenville High School parking lot on Hena Street and...

Panther-Palooza & Preview of the SMART center

Join us for the newest GU party - Panther-Palooza! All ages welcome. Bring your kids, family and friends to celebrate and enjoy homecoming festivities from...

Choir Homecoming Concert

Come and enjoy beautifully selected choral pieces prepared and performed by the Greenville University Choir.

Greenville University Choir Concert

One of Greenville University's beloved Homecoming traditions is to gather at Whitlock Music Center in the James E. Wilson Recital Hall for melodies of old...

Dessert Reception

Immediately following the Choir Concert, transition to the Claussen Courtyard at Whitlock Music Center for delicious desserts under the starlight.

Joyous Chaos Improv

The student-run Joyous Chaos troupe will perform live on stage at Panther Palooza. The group, founded in September 2008, was created to bring laughter to...

Saturday, October 19

Children's Fun Run

Children ages 7 years and younger will race through the Fun Run course on Scott Field.

College Avenue Dash

Older children, ages 8-12, will sprint down College Avenue.

Panther 5K Road Race

Our annual 5K road race, starting and finishing at Hogue Hall Lawn.

Colorado Semester Reunion

If you were a part of the Colorado Semester, be sure to join others for a time of fellowship at the White Environmental Education Center located north of...

Track & Cross Country Reunion

A small ceremony will be held to honor Coach Brian Patton for 25 Years of Service immediately following the Panther 5K in LaDue Auditorium.

Dedication of G.U. & KRP Connect

Join us for the dedication and ribbon cutting for GU's new Early Childhood Lab at 1106 South Elm Street. The Memorial Learning Garden will open as we honor...

The Science Student's Research Symposium

The Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences will host the 10th annual Science Student's Research Symposium as part of this year's GU Homecoming. The...

Tailgate Lunch

Join many alumni from various years for yummy tailgate foods from our own Fresh Ideas at the John M. Strahl Athletic Complex. This is probably the most...

Israel Interterm Trip Reunion

Interterm in Israel for Greenville University students has occured every other year beginning in 2007, led by Professor of History Richard Huston. "Location...

WTHS Meet & Greet

Reunite with other "Wilson T. Hogue Society" members in the Krober Room preceding the Alumni Dinner. The Wilson T. Hogue Society is made up of anyone who...

Alumni Dinner

The Alumni Dinner is the celebration of reunion classes, Alumni Awardees, affinities reunited, and a special recognition for the class of 1969 for their...

Art Reunion

Whether you majored in Art or not, drop by the Maves Art Center to view the latest creations of Greenville University students.

Sunday, October 20

Traditional Worship Service (GFMC)

Enjoy a traditional worship service featuring the G.U. Choir.

Contemporary Worship Service (GFMC)

If you prefer a more modern worship service, then the Free Methodist 11 a.m. service is for you.

Celebration Brunch for Concert Band

Celebration Brunch for Concert Band

Concert Band Concert

In conclusion of our Homecoming weekend, enjoy various arrangement performed by the 115th Greenville University Concert band in Whitlock Music Center.

Concert Band Homecoming Concert

Come and enjoy a variety of selected musical pieces performed by the Greenville University Concert Band.

115 years of Concert Band Reception

Immediately following the Concert Band Concert, enjoy a reception for 115 Years of Concert Band in Whitlock Music Center lounge.

Monday, October 21

Rev. Dr. Willie Jennings in Chapel

The Reverend Dr. Willie James Jennings is currently Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale University Divinity School. Dr....

The 4th Andrews Lecture in Christian Unity

The Reverend Dr. Willie James Jennings is currently Associate Professor of Systematic Theology and Africana Studies at Yale University Divinity School. Dr....

Tuesday, October 22

Spiderman: Far From Dorm

Outdoor movie night on the Quad. There will be food and fire-pits. Bring a blanket and a chair.

Resume Mini Workshop

Join the Career Services & Calling Development Office and let us help you build a resume that will get you noticed and get you the job! Work with someone one...

Wednesday, October 23

GSGA Chapel with Jantzen Michael

Jantzen graduated from Greenville University in May with a B.A. in Biology. She has been accepted into Trinity School of Medicine for their Medical Doctor...

JJ Glow Dance Party

There will be a bonfire and music! Come join.

October 17 - 23, 2019