February 9-16, 2014
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853
“Alumni and Student Schedule”

Sunday, February 9, 2014

UMES Gospel Explosion

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
Ella Fitzgerald Performing Arts Center
Event Time: 6:00 PM– 9:00 PM                         
Doors Open: 5:30 PM
Free Admission

Monday, February 10, 2014

UMES Official Homecoming Kickoff Party

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
Student Services Center Ballroom
Time: 8:00 PM- 12:00 AM
Price: Free - UMES Students Only
Official Student Homecoming Kickoff 2014! Join the Student Government Association as we bring in Homecoming 2014 in the best way possible. Enjoy a live DJ, performances of the campus organizations, and give-a-ways.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Homecoming Comedy Show

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
Ella Fitzgerald Performing Arts Center
Time: 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Doors Open: 7:00 PM Doors Close: 9:00 PM
Price: $15.00 UMES Students, $25.00 General Public

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

UMES Homecoming Fashion Show- “The FAME”

Sponsored by BAZAAR Entertainment and the Student Government Association
Ella Fitzgerald Performing Arts Center
Time: 8:00 PM-11:00 PM
Doors Open: 7:00 PM Doors Close: 9:00 PM
Price: $8.00 UMES Students / $12.00 General Public
"Too Beautiful to Die, Too Wild to Live" Embark on The FAME in motion as BAZAAR Models Entertainment tells the fabulous and tragic life story of America's first supermodel through fashion and entertainment. Students of BAZAAR Models Entertainment will use fashionable garments, supermodel appealing runway and intriguing choreography to portray the true cost that accompanies FAME.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Alumni Classroom Visitation

Sponsored by the National Alumni Association
Campus Wide Event
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Free Admission
Step away from your daily routine and return to the classroom for a morning of academic programming. Rediscover your favorite classes and professors or explore the disciplines that always interested you, but that you didn't have time for when you were a student at UMES.

 

Homecoming Concert

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
William P. Hytche Athletic Center
Time: 7:00 PM– 12:00 AM
Doors Open: 5:30 PM Doors Close: 10:00 PM
Price: $35.00 UMES Students (one ticket per Student), $45.00 for General Public and $50.00 at the Door

 

Black History Month Live Museum - "Iconic Black Couples"

Sponsored by the Office of Campus Life
Student Services Center - Rotunda
Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Free Admission
Organizations will portray the lives of "Iconic Couples" from around the world.

 

Alumni Career Networking Opportunity

Sponsored by the National Alumni Association
Student Services Center - Allen J. Singleton Multi-Purpose Room
Time: 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Free Admission
Alumni will highlight their professional expertise and encourage current students to pursue career opportunities in various fields of endeavor.

Friday, February 14, 2014

Alumni Central

Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs
Student Services Center -Greek Lounge and Multi-purpose Room
Time: 12:00 noon – 8:00 PM
Check in and register for all Alumni weekend activities! Make Alumni Central your first stop on your Homecoming journey! Stop by and receive a list of all Homecoming activities and of course, your Alumni goodie bag. Light refreshment will be available.

 

Alumni Affairs "Day Party"

Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs
Student Services Center - Rotunda
Time: 12:00 noon – 2:00 PM
Free Admission

 

 

UMES "Hall of Fame" Induction Ceremony

Sponsored by the Department of Athletics
Student Services Center - Ballroom
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Price: $50.00 for the Hall of Famers and $60.00 for the General Public

 

Alumni "Happy Hour" Mix and Mingle

Sponsored by the National Alumni Association
Salisbury, Maryland (The Holiday Inn)
Time: 4:00 PM– Until
Price: $50.00 per person (Funds go to UMES Scholarship!)


 

The Official Alumni Step Show After Party - " 25 Shades of Purple"

Featuring Biz Markie and GUest DJs from Baltimore and DC
Sponsored by SMB Entertainment and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc
The Fountains - Salisbury, Maryland
Time: 9:00 Pm – 3:00 AM
Price: Advance Tickets (Early Bird Special) $15.00/More After www.25shadesofpurple.eventbrite.com or contact Classy Cats at (410) 845-0863 for details

National Pan-Hellenic Council "Divine Nine" Step Show

Sponsored by the Office of National Pan-Hellenic Council
William P. Hytche Athletic Center - Arena
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Doors Open: 5:00 PM Doors Close: 8:00 PM
Price: $10.00 (Students and General Public), $12.00 at the Door
Who will win this year!!! Will it be your favorite Sigma, Iotas, Omegas or Kappas? You will have to be there to see!!!

 

Official Homecoming Party

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
William P. Hytche Athletic Center
Time: 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Doors Open: Following Step Show Doors Close: 12:00 AM
Price: $15.00 UMES Students (One ticket per Student) $20.00 General Public and $25.00 at the Door

Saturday, February 15, 2014

President's Alumni Breakfast

Sponsored by the Office of the President
The Richard A. Henson Center Ballroom
Time: 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Invitation Only!
Join President Juliette B. Bell, Ph.D, as she hosts a welcome back breakfast for Alumni and shares recent University accomplistments.


Alumni Central

Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs
Student Services Center - Greek Lounge and Multi-purpose Room
Time: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Check in and register for all of the weekend Alumni activities! Make Alumni Central your first stop on your Homecoming journey. Stop by and receive a list of all Homecoming activities and of course your Alumni goodie bag. Light refreshments will be available.


HAWKS Homecoming Parade

Sponsored by the UMES Homecoming Committee
Princess Anne / UMES
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Join us along the parade route, starting from the Princess Anne Industrial Park and continuing along Backbone Road before ending at the Student Services Center. Reunion classes and Student organization are encouraged to participate.

 

Solar Eclipse Day Party and Alumni Pep Rally

Sponsored by "the Gents" and the Office of Alumni Affairs
Student Service Center - Rotunda
Time: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Free Admission
Revive your HAWK spirit at the pre-game pep rally and Old School Day Party

 

Miss UMES Queens' Tea

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
Student Services Center Queens' Gallery
Time: 12:00 noon - 1:30 PM
Come all Queens past and present to enjoy delicious appetizers, desserts, and teas from around the world. Join Miss University of Maryland Eastern Shore in honoring and fellowshipping with women who have worked to make a difference on our campus.

 

Men's Mixer

Sponsored by the Student Government Association
Student Services Center Commuters Lounge
Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Come all Kings past and present to enjoy delicious appetizers, desserts, and teas from around the world. Join Mr. University of Maryland Eastern Shore in honoring and fellowshipping with men who have worked to make a difference on our campus.


Homecoming Basketball Game
UMES HAWKS vs. Howard University Bisons

Sponsored by the UMES Department of Athletics
William P. Hytche Athletic Center
Main Arena - Doors open at Noon
Women's Game - 2:00 PM
Men's Game - 4:00 PM
Cost: $25.00 per person (both games)

 

Overtime!!!

Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Affairs
Student Services Center Ballroom
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Music will continue until 11:00 PM)
Free Admission
Join fellow Alumni for an event you will not want to miss, featuring multiple parties for one price, hors d-oeuvres and cash bar!

 

The “Alumni takeover” (Where Baltimore Meets DC!!)
An Official UMES Alumni Concert Series!

Sponsored by SMB Entertainment, UMES National Alumni Association and "Rising To The Top"
The Fountains, Salisbury, MD
Time: 10:00 PM– 3:00 AM
Cost: Advance Tickets (Early Bird Special) $15.00/More After
www.UMESALUMNITAKEOVER@eventbrite.com or contact Classy Cats at (410) 845-0863 Entertainment from DC's hottest band - "Black Alley", Baltimore and 92Q's hottest DJ "DJ Claxton" along with special guest DJs from the Eastern Shore! Come mix and mingle in over 3 rooms of entertainment! Dress is "Fly and Chic!"

 

Alumni Takeover 2 - "Old School Greek Lounge"

Sponsored by SMB Entertainment and the UMES National Alumni Association
The Holiday Inn, Salisbury, MD
Time: 10:00 PM – 3:00 AM
Cost: $20.00


Thank You For Participating In Homecoming 2014!
HAWK PRIDE– Catch It!!!!
See You Next Year!!!


For More Information, Please contact:
Office of Alumni Affairs (410) 651-6277
Office of Campus Life (410) 651-6434
Office of the President - Outreach and Strategic Initiatives (410) 651-7684