Oklahoma Baptist University

OBU Homecoming, 2008

Thursday, November 6

6:30 p.m.

   National Board of Development Banquet

     Noble Complex, Mabee Suite


Friday, November 7

7:15 a.m.

   National Board of Development Meeting

     Bailey Business Center


9 a.m.-4 p.m.

   Homecoming Registration

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


10 a.m.                 

   50-Year Club Reunion and Anniversary Reunions

   of Classes of 1933 (75), 1938 (70), 1943 (65),

   1948 (60), 1953 (55), and 1958 (50)

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


10:30 a.m.

   Registration for Golf Tournament

   Driving range opens|Shawnee Country Club


11 a.m.

   50-Year Club Luncheon honoring the

   Classes of 1933, 1938, 1943, and 1948


   Class of 1953 55th Anniversary

   Reunion Luncheon

     Geiger Center, Upper Level

12 p.m.            

   Homecoming Golf Tournament Tee-off

     Shawnee Country Club


12:15 p.m.            

   National Board of Development Luncheon

     Geiger Center, Upper Level

1 p.m.                   

   OBU Bench and Bar Association Continuing

   Education Workshop
   Dr. John Raley Jr., Speaker

     Bailey Business, Tulsa Royalties Auditorium


2-4 p.m.


   The Classes of 1963 (45), 1968 (40), 1973 (35)

   The Classes of 1978 (30), 1983 (25), 1988 (20)

   The Classes of 1993 (15), 1998 (10), 2003 (5)

     Geiger Center, Lower Level

   * This time is set aside for informal visiting by

     reunion classes and other friends. Yearbooks,

     pictures and other materials will be available.

   Book Signing with Lynda Tinnin Young, '63 
   Geiger Center, Bookstore

   Library Assistant’s Reunion
   Library “Bubble”


2-4:30 p.m.                

   OBU Archives Open House 
   Mabee Learning Center, Third Floor

4 p.m.                   

   Bison Jazz Orchestra Reunion

     Raley Chapel, Band Hall


6-8 p.m.               

   Harvest Dinner

   Recognition of 2008 Harvest Court

   GOLD Alum of the Year Presentation

   Induction of Athletic Hall of Fame Members

   Presentation of Alumni Achievement Awards

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


8:30 p.m.

   "Still Crazy After All These Years"

   Production by the Class of 1958

     Craig Dorland Theatre


   Harvest Festival

     Raley Chapel, Potter Auditorium


9:15 p.m.              

   Reception Honoring Harvest Court

     Raley Chapel, Helen Thames Raley Parlor


10 p.m.                 


   All alumni invited. Honoring the 50-Year Club

   and the reunioning classes of 1958, 1963, 1968

   1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998 and 2003

     Geiger Center, Lower Level

   Book Signing with John W. Parrish

     Geiger Center, Lower Level

   Book Signing with Lynda Tinnin Young, '63

     Geiger Center, Bookstore


   Live at the Black Box

     Sarkeys Telecommunications Building

10:30 p.m.            

   Homecoming Bonfire –

     sponsored by the Social Club Council

     Lawn between Jent and Sarkeys


Saturday, November 8

8 a.m.-5 p.m.       

   Homecoming Registration

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


8 a.m.                   

   Omicron Delta Kappa Reunion

     Benedict Street Marketplace, 613 N. Pottenger


8:30 a.m.

   Alumni Association Board of Directors Breakfast

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


   Student Nurses Association Reunion

     Thurmond Hall 126


9 a.m.

   Cousins Reunion

     Montgomery Hall, Global Outreach Center


   University Chorale Reunion

     Raley Chapel, Room 203


10 a.m.

   Cheerleaders Reunion|Noble Complex, Hurt Heritage Center


10-11 a.m.

   Chapel and Alumni Annual Meeting

     Raley Chapel, Potter Auditorium


10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. 

   Children’s Festival|Geiger Center, Lower Level


10:30 a.m.

   Legends Basketball Game for Alumni Men

     Noble Complex

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

   Childcare available at University Baptist Church

     Birth through four years


11 a.m.

   Reception for Alumni Profile in Excellence

   Award Recipients

     Raley Chapel, Helen Thames Raley Parlor

   Alpha Gamma Tau Reception|Art Building


   Bison Glee Club Reunion

     Ford Music Hall, Third Floor


   Bisonette Reunion

     Raley Chapel, Room 142


   Phi Omega Sigma Reunion



   Sigma Alpha Iota Reunion

     Sarkeys Telecommunications Center, Black Box


   Theta Sigma Chi Reunion

     Kerr Parlor

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.              

   Book Signing with John W. Parrish

     Geiger Center, Lower Level

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

   Future Bison Campus Tour and Luncheon

   for 7th-12th grade students|Geiger Center, Lower Level





11:45 a.m.

   Classes of 1963, 1968, 1973

     Geiger Center, Upper Level



   Class of 1988

     Geiger Center, Rooms 105-106

   Classes of 1978, 1983

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


   Class of 1958 Golden Anniversary Reunion Luncheon

     Noble Complex, Mabee Suite


12:15 p.m.

   Class of 1998

     Montgomery Hall Lounge

   Classes of 1993,2003

     Geiger Center, Upper Level


1:30-5:30 p.m.

   Homecoming Basketball Doubleheader

   Lady Bison vs. Evangel University
   Bison vs. Grace University
Noble Complex


2-4 p.m.

   Reunion for the 1979 thru 1983 Lady Bison Basketball teams

     Noble Complex, Hurt Heritage Center


5:30 p.m. (immediatley following the basketball games)

   Student Government Association Reunion

     Recreation and Wellness Center, Multi-purpose Room

5:30 p.m.
   Dinner at the RAWC

   Catered by Van's
     Recreation and Wellness Center

7:30 p.m.

   Alumni Showcase

     Raley Chapel, Potter Auditorium


***All times are subject to change.

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