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Green & Gold Weekend

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GREEN AND GOLD WEEKEND – Homecoming & Family Weekend 2022

Save the Date: Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2022

Registration is highly recommended for GREEN AND GOLD WEEKEND. Your registration will get you your ticket to the football game on Saturday.

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. GREEN & GOLD WEEKEND check in table 

Stop in the Gillmor Student Center to check in, grab a bag of Blazin’ BBQ Ballreich’s chips and the weekend agenda. 

Location: Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami St.

 

11 a.m. Green & Gold Golf Outing 

Participate in the Annual Green & Gold Golf Outing at Mohawk Golf and Country Club

Open to all alumni, students, parents, family and friends. Registration is at 10 a.m., tee time is at 11 a.m. Proceeds of this event go to Aaron Ciak Memorial Scholarship.

Location: Mohawk Golf and Country Club, 4399 OH-231, Tiffin

 

11 a.m. Dragon Alumni Symposium Panel       

Alumni Success Panel with alumni from School of Business, School of Criminal Justice and Social Sciences and School of Arts and Sciences.

Location: Osceola Theatre, Gillmor Student Center

  

2 – 5 p.m. Campus Tours 

How long has it been since you have been back to campus?

Meet us in the Gillmor Lobby for a campus tour with a current TU Student. Tours will leave on the hour at 2, 3 and 4 p.m.

Location: Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami St.

 

4 p.m. State of the University

Special Announcement

Alumni Achievement Awards presentation

Join President Schumacher for a State of the University, a special announcement and help us to congratulate our 2022 Alumni Achievement Award recipients!

Alumni Achievement Award 

Young Alumni Achievement Award

Alumni Service Award 

Location: Center for Science and Technology – Mercy Health-Tiffin Hospital Atrium

 

4 p.m. Volleyball Game 

TU Dragons vs. Malone University

Location: Gillmor Gym, Gillmor Student Center

 

6 p.m. GREEN & GOLD REVERSE RAFFLE

All funds raised go to the athletic department. 

$50 per person, registration and pre-payment is required, ONLY 400 tickets will be sold! 

Location: Heminger Center, 350 Miami St.

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. GREEN & GOLD WEEKEND check in table

Stop in the Gillmor Student Center to check in, grab a bag of Blazin’ BBQ Ballreich’s chips and the weekend agenda.

Location: Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami Street

 

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Campus Tours

Meet us in the Gillmor Lobby for a campus tour with a current TU Student. Tours will leave on the hour at 9 or 10 a.m.

Location: Gillmor Lobby, Gillmor Student Center, 155 Miami St.

 

10 a.m. Hall of Fame Brunch & Induction Ceremony

Congratulations to our Hall of Fame Inductees! Ashton Campbell (Men’s Soccer), Kelly Elmlinger (Women’s Basketball/Cross Country), Carrie Peffer-Gregory (Women’s Soccer), Devin Rudolph (Baseball), Jason Werling (Track and Field), and Leanne (Lucius) Benson (Women’s Basketball) and Dr. John Millar (honorary).
$30 per person, registration and pre-payment is required

Location: Marion Center, 235 Miami St. doors open at 9:30 a.m.

 

10 a.m. Softball Alumni Game

TU softball team vs. alumni

Location: Softball Field, Paradiso Athletic Complex, 2375 County Road 26, Tiffin

 

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. GREEN & GOLD FEST

NEW THIS YEAR! Let’s gather in Hayes Courtyard for a festival celebration with street fair food, activity tents, live music, games and entertainment for all ages. Inflatables including an obstacle course, slide, trackless mini train, 9 hole putt putt, ballistic swing and more!

Picnic tickets are just $10 for a delicious lunch from Cole Dining Hall. Enjoy delicious offerings from the grill like the Dragon Burger and Dragon Chicken Sandwich, a mac and cheese bar, salad bar, pizza and assorted desserts.

Location: Hayes Courtyard, Cole Dining Hall (food)

 

12 p.m. 50 Year Reunion Luncheon – Class of 1972

All members from the classes of 1972, our Golden Grads, are invited for lunch and reminiscing. Afterwards, join us at GREEN & GOLD FEST in Hayes Courtyard.

Location: Osceola Theatre, Gillmor Student Center

 

12 p.m. Volleyball Game

TU Dragons vs. Walsh University
Volleyball alumni are invited to be recognized prior to the match and then hosted in Carmella’s Hospitality Suite.

Location: Gillmor Gym, Gillmor Student Center

 

12 p.m. 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25+ Year Reunion Luncheon

Join your fellow alumni celebrating 25+ years since graduation.
Alumni from the classes of 2017, 2012, 2007, 2002 and 1997 and earlier are welcome to attend. Afterwards, join us at GREEN & GOLD FEST in Hayes Courtyard.

Location: Osceola Theatre, Gillmor Student Center

 

2 – 3:30 p.m. Greek Tailgate at the Stadium

Join us for a tailgate hosted by TU Greeks

Location: Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.

 

2 – 3:30 p.m. Alumni Tailgate at the Stadium

Join us for a tailgate hosted by the athletic department

Location: Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.

 

3:30 p.m. Football pregame events

Pre-game events include:
-Introduction of Homecoming Court
-Football Tailgate in the parking lot – Show your DRAGON PRIDE and join us for refreshments and fun. Featuring an alumni tent, food trucks, athletic merchandise sales and face painting.
-Gridiron Club Tent – Current members of the TU Football Gridiron Club are invited to a tent on the track to enjoy the football game.
-Tiffin Society Tent – Current members of the Tiffin Society are invited to a VIP tent with great field views to enjoy the football game.
-Cheerleading Alumni – You are invited to cheer with the current team
-Band and Choir Alumni Join Current Students – Choir alumni to join TU Choir for the Alma Mater and the national anthem. Band alumni invited to join members of TU Marching Band for the fight song.

Location: Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.

 

4 p.m. Football Game – TU Dragons vs. Lake Erie College

Halftime activities include: Introduction and recognition of the 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees and performances by the TU Marching Band and Choir with special alumni guests. Special Capital Campaign announcement and celebration.

Location: Tiffin Frost-Kalnow Stadium, 300 South Monroe St.

 

7 p.m. 5th Quarter 

Join us after the football game for the 5th Quarter at The Wall Street Pub and Grill and the backyards of Greek Row.  Live music, yard games and snacks will be provided. 

Locations: The Wall Street Pub and Grille, 235 Miami St. – Greek Row, 246 Clay St.

Additional Information…

Hotel accommodations are very limited. Room blocks have been made at Holiday Inn Express and Hampton Inn. When calling, reference “Tiffin University Homecoming.”

 

Bookstore Hours:

Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Closed on Sunday)

Stop in the TU Bookstore all weekend long to grab your new TU Gear. Be sure to ask for your 10% alumni discount!

 

The Wall Street Pub & Grille (corner of Miami and Wall). They will be running alumni specials all weekend long.

Friday: 11 a.m. to midnight

Saturday: 11 a.m. to midnight

 

Impact Shirt

Get your 2022-2023 Impact Shirt before coming to campus! A portion of the funds raised go to the Student Emergency Fund. 

QR code to bookstore website and photo of t-shirt  

 

Pfeiffer Library: Visit the historical archives in Pfeiffer Library to see your yearbook, past issues of the Tystenac and other memorabilia. Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday: schedule an appointment by calling 419.448.3435

 

DISCOVER TIFFIN!

Discover Tiffin! When was the last time you visited Tiffin, Ohio and downtown Tiffin? On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., take a self-guided walking tour of all the new shops and restaurants in downtown Tiffin. Many will have Dragon specials! 

Location: Downtown Tiffin, S. Washington St. 

• Dragon Alumni Symposium

• Alumni Awards presentation

• Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony – Congratulations to this year’s class! Ashton Campbell (Men’s Soccer), Kelly Elmlinger (Women’s Basketball/Cross Country), Carrie Peffer-Gregory (Women’s Soccer), Devin Rudolph (Baseball), Jason Werling (Track and Field), Leanne (Lucius) Benson (Women’s Basketball) and Dr. John Millar (honorary).

• Green & Gold Golf Outing at Mohawk Country Club.

• Annual 25+ Reunion Luncheon and 50-Year Reunion.

• Homecoming Tailgate and Football Game at Frost-Kalnow Stadium.

• Multiple athletic and affinity gatherings throughout the weekend.

Saturday from 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

• Let’s gather in Hayes Courtyard for a Dragon celebration with street fair food, activity tents, live music, games and entertainment for all ages.

• Picnic tickets will be available for a delicious lunch from Cole Dining Hall.

DISCOVER TIFFIN!

Discover Tiffin! When was the last time you visited Tiffin, Ohio and downtown Tiffin? On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., start your tour at Simply Susan’s, a locally owned boutique, and take a self-guided walking tour of all the new shops and restaurants in downtown Tiffin. Many shops and restaurants will be running Green & Gold Weekend specials! Click here for a full listing of Downtown Tiffin businesses.