Winthrop University: Homecoming Information - Schedule - Friday, Nov. 15

2019 Homecoming & Reunion Weekend


Schedule of Events

Monday, Nov. 11 | Tuesday, Nov. 12 | Wednesday, Nov. 13
Thursday, Nov. 14 | Friday, Nov. 15 | Saturday, Nov. 16


Friday, Nov. 15

Garnet & Gold Friday (Sponsored by the Alumni Association)

Everywhere, All day!
Show the world your Winthrop pride! Wear garnet and gold and let everyone know you support the Eagles. Send your photos to


Art Education Exhibition

10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Lewandowski Student Gallery


The Bright Angle Exhibition

10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Elizabeth Dunlap Patrick Gallery


The Democratic Cup Exhibition

10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Rutledge Gallery


Class Reunion Registration

2-5 p.m., First floor of DiGiorgio Campus Center
Pick up your class reunion nametag and reunion souvenir bag at the registration table before all the festivities begin.


Campus Tours

3-5 p.m., Front of Tillman Hall


Winthrop Memorabilia Display

3-5 p.m., First floor of DiGiorgio Campus Center


Homecoming on the Green ($)

5-8 p.m., Campus Green

Join fellow alumni, students, faculty and staff at the center of campus for a fun, family-friendly event featuring food trucks, music and activities. Play a game of giant Connect4 or Jenga while you enjoy a beverage from Slow Play Brewing, which is owned by three Winthrop alumni, or coffee from Rock Hill’s unique coffee shop Knowledge Perk. Enjoy gelato from Wanderlust Gelato while you watch acts from the Soap Bubble Circus, get your face painted and have your picture taken with the Winthrop wings. The Winthrop Bookstore will be open to purchase Winthrop swag and the West Center will be open for tours. Please note that smoking, including vaping, is only allowed in designated areas of campus. A list of designated areas can be found here.


World Languages and Cultures Alumni Event

5-7 p.m., Rock Hill Brewing Company ($)


Philosophy and Religious Studies Alumni Gathering

5:30-8 p.m., Rock Hill Brewing Company ($)


Sociology, Criminology and Anthropology Annual Toast

5:30-7:30 p.m., Burgers and Barley ($)

Join us for the Sixth Annual Alumni Toast during Homecoming & Reunion Weekend for the Department of Sociology, Criminology and Anthropology. Share your Eagle pride while networking and reconnecting with Winthrop alumni. Appetizers are complimentary of the Department of Sociology, Criminology and Anthropology. Cash bar will be available. Please RSVP to Alexis Roy, administrative assistant, by Nov 12.


Women’s Volleyball vs. Gardner-Webb

6 p.m., Winthrop Coliseum


Fall One-Act Festival

7:30 p.m., Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall ($)


Homecoming Comedy Show

8 p.m., Tillman Auditorium

This event will feature comedians, Rip Michales, Burpie and Kelly Kellz from "Wildin' Out". They will literally make you laugh out loud when they bring students on stage to play games from the show to see who's the funniest on campus. 



Last Updated: 4/5/21