Top Five Reasons to Attend Homecoming 2018

Top Five Reasons to Attend Homecoming 2018

by Web on October 11, 2018

Registration closes Tuesday, October 9th at midnight! Register and see the full schedule of events at Are you an artist? If you'd like to participate in the Student/Alumni Art Show at Homecoming, please email or call 601.974.1002 as soon as possible.

1. Your Class Reunion

Reunions will be held for the classes 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008 and 2013. See the schedule for the weekend when you register. Your

class committees have been working hard on your reunion gatherings. Come see old friends and make new ones. Check the attendee list when you register and see who is coming. Call your friends and encourage them to join you.

2. Subway Lounge

Revisit the full-on college blues experience Friday night from 9 p.m. - 12 a.m. at the Subway Lounge (aka Campbell Conference Center). Enjoy the "Blues Dogs" and buckets of beer, just like old times. Register to hang with your friends under the reunion classes 1993, 1998 or 2003.

3. Plaza Ya Ya

Have you ever been to Jackson Square in New Orleans? Check your compass because Plaza Ya Ya brings the street fair vibe to Millsaps. Faculty, students and others will offer a wide variety of activities including Mardi Gras Mask-making, Henna painting, palm reading, a poet for hire, a flash mob, bloody marys and mimosas from the Karovan Bar, live music, king cake and more...

4. Alumni Awards

Join the Millsaps Alumni Association as we recognize the 2018 recipients: Ruth Kellum Fredericks '80, Distinguished Alumna; Theon Johnson '06, Outstanding Young Alumnus; Newt P. Harrison '57, Jim Livesay Service Award; Classes 1968 and 1986 for leadership in giving, and a very special recognition of our Navy V-12 alumni on the 75th anniversary of the program at Millsaps.

5. Winning Football

Come out and cheer on the winning Majors Football team as we go head to head against the Austin College Kangaroos. Your Alumni Tailgate ticket includes admission to the game, so join your friends under the tent for excellent food and libation provided by Mangia Bene and cold beer on tap from the Lucky Town Beer Garden. Go Majors!

For more information email or call 601.974.1002.