Homecoming Weekend & Athletic Hall of Fame
October 14 & 15, 2017
Join us for WP's Homecoming Weekend 2017!
Saturday, October 14
An Oktoberfest Carnival
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m
WP Practice Field
Come to the Practice Field for food, games, prizes and other fun activities for all ages!
Free food tickets and lots of giveaways!
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
$15/person (must be 21 or over - ID required)
WP Practice Field
Join in the fun at WP's very first Biergarten on the Practice Field! Craft beer tastings and snacks under the tent!
Admission is limited and tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.
To reserve your spot in the Biergarten before it sells out, click the link below:
Biergarten Tickets Here!
Tickets can be purchased on the day of the event with cash or personal check only.
WP Football vs. Frostburg State University
Pioneer Football Stadium
General Admission - $8.00, Card-Holding Alumni - $5.00, Senior Citizens - $5.00, Children under 12 - $5.00
Visiting Students w/ID - $5.00, Military w/ID - $5.00, WPU Faculty & Staff - $5.00, WP Students w/ID -- Free
It's the big Homecoming game against Frostburg State University!
Kinesiology Open House
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m
Preakness Hall & Wightman Gym
Come see the newly-renovated PREAKNESS HALL, the new home for WP’s state-of-the-art kinesiology labs.
Tour the new Human Performance Lab, Human Motion Analysis Lab, Motor Control Lab, and Exercise Room in Preakness Hall.
President-Elect, Society of Health & Physical Education (SHAPE America)
Founder of Parisi Franchise Systems, Inc.
Men's Soccer vs. Stockton University
Pioneer Soccer Park
Free parking for all Saturday events is available in Lot 6 or in the Pioneer Parking Deck ($5/car).
Sunday, October 15th
William Paterson University's 33rd
Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Brunch
William Paterson University Commons Ballroom
$28/person, WP students & children under 18 - $21/person
Honoring WP alumni Kelly Helfrich '10, MA '17 (volleyball), Amanda Kurdyla '09 (women's soccer), Grace McKay '10 (swimming/diving), Michelle Pellichero '09 (women's basketball), Julian Valerio '11 (men's soccer) and the 2001 Softball Team.
For reservations, please email Gina at: email@example.com
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The Galleries will be open, with the following exhibitions on view:
For Home and Country: World War I Posters from the Newark Public Library
Veterans Book Project
A hands-on art activity will be available for children.
WP Alumni Softball Game
3:00 pm - Pioneer Softball Field
The William Paterson softball program will host an alumni game and tailgate.
Please RSVP by October 2.
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This event is underwritten, in part, thanks to the generosity of Liberty Mutual. To find out more, call 800.835.0984 or go to www.libertymutual.com/wpu.