Schedule and Registration

Join us for a weekend for of fun — for alumni, families, reunion classes and more.

Thursday, September 22, 2016
3:30pm – 5:30pm Dual Hat Reception @ Einstein’s, Christensen Center*
Augsburg is one of the top 10 employers of Auggies—it’s time to celebrate Augsburg alumni who are also Augsburg staff and faculty.
5:30pm – 6:30pm Athletic Hall of Fame Pre-event @ Einstein’s, Christensen Center
Honor Hall of Fame athletes and coaching award inductees.
7pm – 8:30pm Academic Hall of Fame Ceremony @ Hoversten Chapel
7pm Men’s Soccer vs. Viterbo University @ Edor Nelson Field
Friday, September 23, 2016
10am – 11am Distinguished Alumni Awards Convocation @ Hoversten Chapel
The annual Homecoming chapel service celebrates the Distinguished Alumni Award recipients.
11:30am – 12:30pm Distinguished Alumni Awards Lunches @ East Commons, Christensen Center
2pm – 3pm 50th Reunion Ceremony for the Class of 1966 @ Hoversten Chapel
3:30pm – 4pm Auggie Talk 1: Refirement (Location TBD)* New this year! Join us for 30-45 minute insightful sessions presented by professors and fellow alumni on topics spearheaded by class reunion groups.
Jack Fortin of the Bernard Christensen Center for Vocation presents on ReFIREMENT – being your best self during the retirement years.
4pm – 5pm Auggie Hours @ Foss Atrium
5pm – 6:30pm Distinguished Alumni Awards @ Hoversten Chapel
Homecoming is the time when we honor the contributions and significant accomplishments of alumni and friends with the Distinguished Alumni, Spirit of Augsburg, and First Decade awards.
6:30pm – 7:30pm Reunion Dinners (Location TBD)
6:30pm – 8pm Homecoming Dinner (Location TBD)
7pm Women’s Soccer vs. College of St. Scholastica @ Edor Nelson Field
8pm – 10pm Band Reunion and other group programming.*
8:30pm – 9pm Homecoming Fireworks
Saturday, September 24, 2016
9:30am – 10am Auggie Talk 2: History of Augsburg*
Professor Phil Adamo presents on the history of Augsburg. Sponsored by the Class of 1966, celebrating their 50-year reunion.
Legacy Reception @ Oren Gateway Center Lobby
Join us for a continental breakfast celebrating families who have multiple Auggies in their family tree.
10am – 11am Homecoming Chapel @ Hoversten Chapel
Fun Run (Location TBD)
11am – 2pm Taste of Augsburg @ Murphy Park
Bring the whole family and enjoy games, bounce houses, booths featuring food from local restaurants, treats supporting Augsburg clubs, and the Athletics department’s famous pork chop on a stick.
11am – 11:30am Auggie Talk 3: StrengthsFinder
Matt Swenson ’91, founder of Metamorfos, will delve into the world of Strengths Finder. Sponsored by the Class of 1991, celebrating their 25-year reunion.*
1pm – 3:30pm Football Game vs. Carleton College @ Edor Nelson Field
2pm – 2:30pm Auggie Talk 4: Augsburg Today*
A panel of current faculty, staff and students will present on what Augsburg looks like today. Sponsored by the Class of 2006, celebrating their 10-year reunion.
2:30pm – 3pm Auggie Talk 5: Remembering Martin Sabo*
Remembering and celebrating the life of Representative Martin Sabo, Augsburg Class of 1959. Sponsored by the Class of 1976, celebrating their 40-year reunion.
3pm – 6pm Block Party @ Lot K
Enjoy live music, a s’mores buffet, and beverages after the game.

* Homecoming event that is new or back by popular demand in 2016.