Join us on Saturday, October 8, as we celebrate our Fourth Annual NDNU Homecoming: Belgian Style! Enjoy good food inspired from Belgium, live music, an Iron Chef Competition, reunions, and plenty of Argo spirit. This year we are also celebrating the 200th anniversary of St. Julie Billiart, co-foundress of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
The campus-wide event is open to the entire NDNU community (alumni, students, parents, faculty, and staff) and to our greater local community!
- $20 pp Regular admission
- $30 Family package (kids under five are free)
For more information please call the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations at (888) 511 - NDNU (6368).
Campus Walking Tour
Saturday, October 8
Campus Walking Tour 10:30 a.m.
(Meet in front of Gellert Library)
Come retrace your steps! Spend an hour on this private guided walking tour exploring the highlights of NDNU’s beautiful campus. A great introduction for first-time visitors and returning alumni as we showcase new buildings, tour a student apartment, and end in front of Ralston Hall. RSVP is required – space is limited.
To register for the Campus Walking Tour please call the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations at (888) 511 - NDNU (6368)
HC – Belgian Style
Lunch on the Lawn & Alumni Biergarten
12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. - on Gellert Library Lawn
Enjoy a tasty Belgian style lunch while sipping on local craft beer from the Peninsula at our Alumni Biergarten (for individuals 21+). Non-alcoholic beverages will also be available.
12 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Rock out as local band FRACTURED HANS play everything from the 60’s to today’s top hits! Dancing encouraged!
NDNU Iron Chef Competition
12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
The heat is on! Prepare your taste buds for a cook-off between Belmont Firefighters and NDNU Alumni law enforcement as they battle it out – Belgian Style! Come and judge who will be crowned ‘NDNU Iron Chef 2016’ with bragging rights in this battle of the hometown heroes!
Little Argos Corner
Bring your future Argo for arts and crafts, face painting and games.
Community Mass 4 p.m. in Cunningham Memorial Chapel
Everyone is welcome to attend.
For more information call the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations at (888) 511 - NDNU (6368)
Golden Jubilee Wine & Cheese Reception
3p.m. – 4 p.m. in Taube Center
Join us as we honor the Class of ’66 as they celebrate their 50th class reunion. All classes and friends of the university are welcome to attend the celebration.
We will also be honoring the Sisters of Notre Dame (SND). This year’s Belgian theme coincides with the 200 year anniversary of St. Julie Billiart, foundress of the SND. A special tribute will be given to honor St. Julie’s educational legacy.
At the event you will learn the latest developments about your alma mater and see a light preview of this fall’s musical, A little Night Music.
RSVP is required to attend the event - space is limited. For more information call the Office of Alumni & Parent Relations at (888) 511 - NDNU (6368).