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ALUMNI & HOMECOMING WEEKEND

The Colorado School of Mines Alumni Weekend and Homecoming will be held October 17-19, 2019. Homecoming 2019 will feature a bonfire, a parade, a booming tailgate, and much more!

HOMECOMING BONFIRE, PARADE & GAME

FRIDAY, OCTOBER. 18, 2019

8 PM
Bonfire
Join the student body for a bonfire and a lighting of the M ceremony.
Q Lot

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19

9:15 AM
Homecoming Parade 
Check out floats made by student organizations, the Mines marching band and other Oredigger spirit displays.
Illinois St. between 18th and Clear Creek 

10 AM
Homecoming Tailgate 
Celebrate your Oredigger pride with fellow alumni.
Q Lot

12 PM
Mines vs. Fort Lewis Homecoming Football Game 
Harry Campbell Field at Marv Kay Stadium

 

SUNRISE M CLIMB

FRIDAY, OCTOBER. 18, 2019

7 AM
Sunrise M Climb 
Hop on the shuttle to the trailhead, then hike to the M. Relive the tradition, or take home your piece of it if you didn't get your rock as a senior! 
Meet at the Outdoor Rec Center at the corner of 17th and Elm St. 

MINES ALUMNI SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTS

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019 

11:30 AM
50th Class and Golden Miners Reunion Lunch and Celebration
Reconnect with classmates and share memories as the class of 1969 is welcomed into the Golden Miners. Hear campus updates from President Johnson at this exclusive on-campus celebration. 
Ben Parker Student Center, Grand Ballrooms D & E

3 PM
Mines Antique Roadshow
Learn about the Mines history archive and the library's mission to preserve the story of Mines students and alumni. Come view display items from the archive, learn about online history resources and hear from Lisa Dunn, manager of the archives, about how historical pieces make the Mines story come alive for all.

You also have a chance to bring your Mines memories — photographs, memorabilia, papers, experiences. 
Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library

6 PM.
Boots & Barrels: Alumni Party and Awards
Dine under the stars, take a photo with your class or organization and celebrate the accomplishments of fellow alumni.
Blaster Room and Marv Kay concourse at Marv Kay Stadium