Homecoming & Alumni Reunion 2017


Join us as we celebrate Homecoming & Alumni Reunion. Enjoy food, music, games, and plenty of Bobcat spirit.

Schedule of Events*

*Please check back often as we will update the schedule of events with additional details as they become available.

Monday, January 30, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
All Day Student School Spirit - Throwback: 90s Day
Details

Students will dress in clothing based on their favor decade i.e. (90s day). Participants will come to the Student Involvement Office located in the Student Center to have your picture taken by an Alumni Homecoming Committee officer via CAB/SGA/Staff to be submitted on SGA’s social media page for voting. The winner will be announced at the Homecoming Dance.

Around Campus Free
8:00pm Student Bonfire
Details

Roast Marshmallows & 90s Trivia Games

Villanova Courtyard Free
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
All Day Student School Spirit - Color Wars
Details

Students will wear a T-shirt corresponding with their academic year to show school spirit. Participants will come to the Student Involvement Office located in the Student Center to have your picture taken by an Alumni Homecoming Committee officer via CAB/SGA/Staff to be submitted on SGA’s social media page for voting. The winner will be announced at the Homecoming Dance.
Freshmen: Columbia Blue
Sophomores: White
Juniors: Navy Blue
Seniors: Maroon

Around Campus Free
6:00pm Baseball vs. Florida Memorial University - Season Opener Game
Details

Come out and support the STU Baseball team in the 2017 regular season opener and #JaviStrong Night for the Bobcats. South Dade High School Principal and former Bobcat Assistant Baseball Coach Javier Perez will throw out the ceremonial first pitch to officially begin the 2017 season.

Paul Demie Mainieri Field $5*

*Free with STU Student, alumni or faculty/staff ID

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9:00pm Student Bobcat Social
Details

Students, faculty and staff can enjoy a night of fun in the gym. Entertainment such as Live DJ, student performances, 3 point competition, game, and much more.

Fernandez Family Center Lobby Free
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
12:15pm - 1:30pm Bobcat Pep Rally / Homecoming Court
Details

Hits 97.3 with DJ Al P

Student Center, Pavilion Free
9:00pm Student Homecoming Dance
Details

A night of music, dancing & food. The 2017 Homecoming King & Queen will be announced.

Fernandez Family Center, Lobby Free
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
6:00pm HOMECOMING GAME
Women's Basketball vs. Florida Memorial University
Fernandez Family Center $5*

*Free with STU student, alumni or faculty/staff ID

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7:00pm Alumni Game Watch Party
Details

Alumni are invited to watch our Homecoming Basketball Games from the Miniaci Mezzanine while enjoying snacks/refreshments.
BY INVITATION ONLY

Fernandez Family Center, Miniaci Mezzanine Free
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8:00pm HOMECOMING GAME
Men's Basketball vs. Florida Memorial University
Fernandez Family Center $5*

Free with STU student, alumni or faculty/staff ID

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Friday, February 3, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
5:00pm - 6:00pm STU Talks: Alumni Speaker Series - Hon. Mike Fitzpatrick '85
Details

Join us for an Alumni Speaker Series Talk and Q&A with former U.S. House of Representatives Member, Hon. Mike Fitzpatrick '85, as he shares "A View from the Inside" with his fellow Bobcat alumni, students and faculty/staff.

Main Library, 1st Floor Atrium Free
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6:00pm - 8:00pm President's Alumni Reception
Details

The STU Alumni Association invites you to reconnect with old friends and classmates, network, and take a walk down memory lane at the President’s Reception. Meet President Msgr. Franklyn M. Casale and other members of the administration, while enjoying hors d'oeuvres and wine/beer.
BY INVITATION ONLY

Main Library, 2nd Floor Atrium Free
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Saturday, February 4, 2017
Time Event Location Cost
2:00pm - 4:00pm Campus Tours I
Details

Walking tour around campus. Departs from Plaza Kelly behind the Chapel of Saint Anthony

Around Campus Free
Register
4:00pm Sports Administration Alumni Softball Game
Details

For more information or to register, please contact Ted Abernethy at tabernethy@stu.edu.

Paul Demie Mainieri Field Free
4:00pm - 5:00pm "Frankly Speaking" with Msgr. Casale
Details

Msgr. Franklyn Casale will share campus news and speak about the future of the University. Light refreshments will be served.

Main Library, 1st Floor Atrium Free
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5:00pm - 6:00pm Homecoming & Alumni Reunion Mass
Details

All alumni, students, faculty & staff are invited.

Chapel of Saint Anthony Free
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6:00pm - 7:00pm Campus Tours II
Details

Walking tour around campus. Departs from Plaza Kelly behind the Chapel of Saint Anthony

Around Campus Free
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6:00pm - 7:00pm Classes of 1988-1994 Meet & Greet
Details

BY INVITATION ONLY

Student Center, Patio Free
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7:00pm - 8:30pm "Back at the Rath" Bash
Details

BY INVITATION ONLY
Honoring:
Class of 1977 40th Reunion, Class of 1987 30th Reunion, Class of 1992 25th Reunion, Class of 1997 20th Reunion, and Class of 2007 10th Reunion

The Rathskellar Free
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7:00pm Women's Basketball vs. Southeastern University Fernandez Family Center Free
Hotel Information
Don Shula’s Hotel and Golf Club
6842 Main Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
305-821-1150
Hotel Indigo - Miami Lakes
7601 Miami Lakes Drive
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
305-556-0100
Courtyard by Marriott - Miami Lakes
15700 NW 77th Court
Miami Lakes, FL 33016
305-556-6665
TownPlace Suites Miami Lakes
8079 NW 154 Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33016
305-512-9191
Courtyard by Marriot - Miami West/FL Turnpike
11580 NW 105th Street
Miami Lakes, FL 33178
305-500-9600
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Hialeah/Miami Lakes
6650 West 20th Avenue
Hialeah, FL 33016
305-362-7777


Questions? Contact us at homecoming@stu.edu or 305-628-6601.