February 8-15, 2015
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853
“Alumni and Student Schedule”

Sunday, February 8, 2015

UMES Gospel Explosion

Student Services Center - Theater
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM                         
Price: Free
Come join as we have a night of worship and fellowship. This event will feature local artists and entertainment.

Monday, February 9, 2015

Black Light Glow Party

Student Services Center - Gameroom
Time: 8 p.m. – 12 midnight (Doors Close At 9 p.m.)
Price: Free UMES Students only (Limited Space- Reserve ticket online)

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

UMES Homecoming Kickoff

Ella Fitzgerald Performing Arts Center
Time: 8 p.m. - 11 p.m. (Doors Close At 10 p.m.)
Price: $10.00 UMES Students only

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

UMES Homecoming Fashion Show- “Blaze The Stage”

Ella Fitzgerald Performing Arts Center
Time: 8 p.m. -10:30 p.m. (Doors Close At 9:30 p.m.)
Price: $10.00 UMES Students only

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Black History Month: The Bryan Collier Collection

Mosely-Briggs Arts and Technology Building- Gallery
Time: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Price: Free



Homecoming Concert

William P. Hytche Athletic Center
Time: Doors open at 6:00 p.m./Show starts at 7:00 p.m./Show ends at 11:00 p.m. (Doors Close At 11 p.m.)
Price: TBA



Friday, February 13, 2015

President’s Interfaith Breakfast

Student Services Center - Ballroom
Time: 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m.
Price: TBA
Open To The Public!



Alumni Central Opens

Student Services Center - Greek Lounge 
Time: 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Price: Open To The Public!



Alumni “Welcome Home” Reception

Student Services Center- Room 1135 (Alumni Affairs Office)
Time: 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Price: Open To The Public!


UMES National Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting

Student Services Center Theatre
Time: 3:15 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Price: Free
All UMES Alumni are invited to participate in the annual meeting of the UMES National Alumni Association as the Board of Directors shares accomplishments of the past year. Come hear the candidates for 2015-2017 share their vision for the future.

UMES Step Show

William P. Hytche Athletic Center
Time: Doors open 6 p.m./ Show starts 7 p.m. / Ends 9:30 p.m.
Price: $12.00 in Advance and $15.00 Day of Show
Join us as we celebrate the history and tradition of our Greek-lettered organizations at this year’s step show as they showcase their talent, creativity and technical skill in the art of stepping as they compete for the title of Step Show Champion!

National Alumni Association “Hall of Excellence”

Student Services Center- Ballroom
Time: 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.
Price: TBA



Homecoming Party

Tawes Gymnasium
Time: 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. (Doors Close At 1 a.m.)
Price: $15 in advance and $25 day of and General Public
The night doesn’t end at the Step Show. Keep the party going at the Tawes After Party!

Saturday, February 14, 2014

Alumni Central Opens

Student Services Center
Time: 8 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.



President’s Breakfast

Student Services Center- Ballroom
Time: 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. (Doors Close At 10 a.m.)
Price: $15.00
The University has changed in so many ways since many Hawks were last on the campus. Join Dr. Juliette B. Bell and UMES’ executive leadership as they discuss the exciting things happening at your Alma Mater.


Class of 1968-1975 (Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.)
Institutional Advancement Luncheon

Student Services Center-Allen J. Singleton Room
Time: 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.




HAWKMania Pep Rally

Student Services Center- Rotunda
Time: 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m.
Price: Free
Are you ready for the Thunder? The Thunderin’ HAWK Pep Band, UMES’ first pep band in years will be on hand to get alumni and Hawk fans fired up for the Homecoming ga.m.es!!! Alumni groups and classes celebrating anniversaries are especially invited to participate by setting up a booth as all of our HAWK Family catch HAWKMania!

Miss UMES “Meet & Greet”

Student Services Center- Queen’s Gallery
Time: 12 noon until 1 p.m.
Price: Invitation only


Homecoming Basketball Game
UMES HAWKS vs. Delaware State Hornets

William P. Hytche Athletics Center
Main Arena- Doors open at Noon
Time: Women’s Basketball– 2:00 p.m./Men’s Basketball– 4:00 p.m.
Price: $25 (one price for both games)



Alumni are going into “Overtime!”

Student Services Center- Ballroom
Time: 6:30 p.m. until 12 midnight
Join us for some post-game action, featuring live music by the Let It Flow band, hors d’ Oeuvres and a cash bar immediately after the ga.m.e, as we celebrate our Hawks Homecoming Victory!


Residence Life Reunion

Student Services Center- Game Room
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Price: Free
Sponsor: Student Activities, Alumni Association and the Greek Letter Organizations


Greek Hospitality Suites

Student Services Center- Building Wide
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Price: Free



Sunday, February 15, 2015

Alumni Wrap-up Meeting

Student Services Center - Queens' Gallery
Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

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