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Week of Activities

November 10 –16

Homecoming Week provides something for everyone! Come down to campus and enjoy many of the great activities planned.

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  Monday, November 10

Student Art Galleries

Ceramics, illustration, printmaking, and photography

School of Art

 

Saxophone Ensemble

Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.

Cole Conservatory of Music - Tickets $10/$7

For more information, call (562) 985-7000

 

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Tuesday, November 11

  • VETERANS DAY – CAMPUS CLOSED

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Wednesday, November 12

University Art Museum

Exhibition: Barbara Klemm – Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany

UAM, 12 - 5 p.m.

 

Student Art Galleries

Ceramics, illustration, printmaking, and photography

School of Art

 

Woodwind Chamber Music

Cole Conservatory of Music - Tickets $10/$7

For more information, call (562) 985-7000

 

Jazz Combos

Cole Conservatory of Music - Free Admission

The Nugget, 8 p.m.

 

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Thursday, November 13

Men’s Water Polo vs. Loyola Marymount

49er Pool, 7:00 p.m. Athletics

 

Student Art Galleries

Ceramics, illustration, printmaking, and photography

School of Art

 

University Art Museum

Exhibition: Barbara Klemm – Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany

12 - 8 p.m. (Free after 5 p.m.)

 

Jazz Combos

Cole Conservatory of Music - Free Admission

The Nugget, 8 p.m.

 

University String Chambers

Cole Conservatory of Music - Tickets $10/$7

Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.

 

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Friday, November 14

Class of 1964 50th Reunion and Golden Graduates Celebration

Celebrating the classes of 1950-1964. CSULB USU Ballroom, 4 p.m.

 

Watch Party at the Nugget

 

Women’s Volleyball vs. Cal Poly

The Walter Pyramid, 7 p.m.

 

University Art Museum

Exhibition: Barbara Klemm – Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany

12 - 5 p.m.

 

Student Art Galleries

Ceramics, illustration, printmaking, and photography

School of Art

 

University String Quartet

Cole Conservatory of Music - Tickets $10/$7

Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.

 

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Saturday, November 15

HOMECOMING DAY

Free Parking in all lots

Homecoming Festivities begin at 11:30 a.m. and take place in Lot 13 directly in front of the Walter Pyramid.

 

First-Year Experience for Parents and Families

USU Ballrooms, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Come to this informative session about helping your students succeed in their first year of college. Register by Nov. 6 to ParentandFamilyPrograms@csulb.edu

 

Bricks, Bites and Beats:
Alumni Brick Plaza Viewing Reception

Brick Plaza II by Prospector Pete, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Join fellow alumni who also have their names engraved in the Alumni Brick Plaza. Find your brick and meet fellow alumni!

 

Beyond the Beach Marketing Me
(Designed for recent alumni, but all are invited)
BAC Conference Room, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Are you looking for tips on landing that first job? Perhaps your're thinking of making a career change? This seminar will give you useful tips for networking and resume building. Learn what employers are really looking for.

RSVP to Ilana.TelOren@csulb.edu

 

Alumni and Friends Tent

Buffet Open 11:30 - 3:00 p.m.


Athletics Gathering in the Grassy Area


President’s Scholars 20th Anniversary Celebration

The Pointe, 2:30 p.m.

Interactive Activities

  • Red Bull Chariot Races - Race start 12:30 p.m.
  • Hurricane Ride, Bungee Trampoliine
  • Inflatables, Henna Artist, Carnival Games, Photo Booth, Airbrush Tattoo, Caricature Artist
  • Food Trucks: Let's Roll it, Grilled Cheese, Mighty Boba, Canvas Truck


DJ Entertainment

Men's Basketball Watch Party

The Nugget, 3:30 p.m. party, 4 p.m. game time

Live entertainment, games, LB cheer and dance teams, Pep band on patio

 

Student Section

Student Organizations, Greek groups and Club Sports

On Site Participants

  • Student Recreation and Wellness Center
  • College of Continuing and Professional Education
  • University Art Museum
  • 49er Shops Bookstore
  • Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden
  • Mobile Science Museum
  • CSU's Class of 3 million
  • Be The Match Foundation
  • Housing and Residential Life
  • Isabel Patterson Child Development Center
  • myBeach
  • Beach Pride Ambassadors
  • Long Beach Schools Federal Credit Union
  • Long Beach Press Telegram
  • Club Sports Archery Stations, Wresting & Jiu Jitsu Demonstrations
  • College of Engineering
    • Earthquake Engineering Research Institute Display
    • Engineers Without Borders Giant Jenga
    • 20' Concrete Canoe Display
    • 17' Steel Bridge Display
    • SAE Race Car Display
  • College of Health and Human Services
    • Grupo Folkloriko Performance (1 p.m. Main Stage)
    • Fashion Merchandising Fashion Show (1:30 Main Stage)
    • Blood Pressure Screening conducted by School of Nursing Students
    • Life-Saving demostrations conducted by Emergency Management
    • Food and Nutrition information
    • Recreation and Leisure Studies "Parks make life better"
    • ROTC Recruiting Operations

     

Open House Participation

    • Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden – Make your own Hachimaki (Japanese headbands)
    • University Student Union – Check out the Bowling Alley, Pool and facilities where students relax between classes
    • University Art Museum – Visit the UAM during their Barbara Klemm “Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany” exhibition
    • 49er Shops University Bookstore – Visit the Bookstore  and purchase Long Beach State Clothing
    • The Nugget – Visit the Nugget and enjoy food and beverages.
    • Marine Biology Lab (HSCI-118) – Visit the lab that houses marine organisms for teaching and research
    • Shark Lab (HSCI-116) – Visit the famous Shark Lab managed by shark expert Dr. Chris Lowe and take a look at the shark, rays and other gamefishes.
    • Geology Rock Cutting Lab (HSCI-376) – Come and check out what our future geologists are researching.
    • Greenhouse (HSCI Roof – Take elevator opposite HSCI-118 to the Roof) – Visit the famous greenhouse at the top of the Health Science building.
    • Science Learning Center (HSCI-110) – Visit the “hands-on” museum that encourages personal discovery through direct physical contact with science exhibits.
    • CSI@CSULB (HSCI-107) (ONLY OPEN 12-1 p.m.) – Visitors can view a demonstration of several forensic tools and methods used by today’s law enforcement personnel.
    • University Library – Walk through the library and check out the Spidell Technology Center and Starbucks.
    • SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) Lab (ET-15) – Visit this lab to learn how our students have built two race cars.
    • Life Fit Center – Premier health and fitness facility for the 50+ community, providing fresh and complete health, fitness, social and wellness programming to all of its members.
    • CALVEIN Rocket Lab (ECS – 104) – Visit the CSULB-based California Launch Vehicle Education Initiative which integrates engineering hands-on education with technology development.
    • Chemical Engineering Lab (ECS-111) – Chemical Engineers design, maintain, or optimize manufacturing processes that convert raw materials into products of economic utility.
    • Roller Coaster Lab (ECS-220) – Ever wondered how roller coasters are developed and built? This is the place to go.
    • Student Recreation and Wellness Center – Tour the 126,500 square foot, two-story, state of the art recreation facility.  It includes an indoor jogging track, 20,000 square feet of weight and cardio equipment, swimming pool and spa.

Campus Shuttles for Open Houses

Every 15 minutes departing from Homecoming Site. Shuttles are free to ride from 11:30-3:30 p.m.

 


 

Other Saturday Activities

 

WPE Examination

Various Classrooms in Upper Campus 8:00 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 1:30 p.m.

 

Shakespeare Aloud

Theatre Arts Building, 10:45 a.m.

No cost. Must RSVP

 

University Art Museum

Exhibition: Barbara Klemm – Light and Dark: Photographs from Germany, 12 - 5 p.m.

 

Student Art Galleries

Ceramics, illustration, printmaking, and photography

 

Golden Graduates Tour

Campus Shuttle Tour, 2 p.m.

 

Men's Basketball vs. San Francisco State

The Walter Pyramid, 4:00 p.m.

 

Women’s Volleyball vs. UC Santa Barbara

The Walter Pyramid, 7:00 p.m.
11/15 MBB ticket can be redeemed at ticket office for free WVB vs. UCSB admission

 

Men's Water Polo vs. UCLA

49er Pool, 7:00 p.m.

 

Vocal Jazz with Pacific Standard Time

Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
Jazz and Tonic (Cole Conservatory of Music – Tickets $10/$7)

 

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Homecoming is brought to you by:

CSULB Alumni Association, Associated Students, Inc., Athletics

For more information please contact the Alumni Relations Office at (562) 985-5252 or by email at alumni@csulb.edu