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Homecoming Week Set Nov. 6-13; 49ers Take On Idaho Vandals

Published: November 1, 2011

The campus community, alumni and friends are invited to celebrate Homecoming 2011 on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in parking lot 13, adjacent to The Mike and Arline Walter Pyramid.

The Alumni Association will host an Alumni and Friends tent, celebrating 49er Pride and Tradition with the campus community, alumni and friends of the university. A Beach Pride Grand Brunch buffet will be served from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., with meal tickets costing $10 for children (under 10), $20 for Alumni Association members and $25 for non-members.

Game ticket packages are also available and include a meal and a ticket for the men’s basketball game vs. the University of Idaho. The cost for Alumni Association members is $15 for children (under 10), $27 for adult members and a guest, and $32 for non-members.

Homecoming features many free activities for the family including inflatable games, a historical gallery, airbrush tattoos, a photo booth, henna tattoos, a mechanical bull, jousting, caricature artist, Freshmen Report Card Program, live entertainment by the Bobby Alto All-Stars featuring hits of the 1960s, 70s and 80s, and much more. There also will be a Student Tailgate Zone and a 49er Athletic Club Tailgate Pavilion, Beach Pride zone and bookstore apparel tent.

Homecoming festivities will be followed by the men’s basketball season opener against the Idaho Vandals at 2:05 p.m. in The Walter Pyramid. To participate in the pre-game activities, purchase meal ticket packages or for additional information, contact Sally Schliesmayer at 562/985-1606 or visit the Homecoming website. For game ticket information only, call The Walter Pyramid box office at 562/985-4949.

Homecoming Week of Activities include:

Sunday, Nov. 6
Studio Jazz Band Concert, directed by Jeff Jarvis
Cole Conservatory of Music, University Theater, 4 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Department of Art presents student art galleries featuring MFA Illustration and BFA metal and jewelry
Opening Reception 5-7 p.m.
Admission is free; located between buildings FA2 and FA3
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4376

University Players present “Execution of Justice” by Emily Mann, directed by Trevor Biship
Players Theatre, 6 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Monday, Nov. 7
New Music Ensemble, directed by Alan Shockley
Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Department of Art presents student art galleries featuring MFA Illustration and BFA metal and jewelry
Noon-5 p.m.
Admission is free; located between buildings FA2 and FA3
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4376

Tuesday, Nov. 8
Department of Art presents student art galleries featuring MFA Illustration and BFA metal and jewelry
Noon-5 p.m.
Admission is free; located between buildings FA2 and FA3
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4376

University Players present “Execution of Justice” by Emily Mann, directed by Trevor Biship
Players Theatre, 6 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Wednesday, Nov. 9
Rideshare @ The Beach
Offering Bike Check in the Quad Bicycle mechanics from JAX Bikes will be on site
Free event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Brass Chamber Music, directed by Robert Frear
Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Department of Art presents student art galleries featuring MFA Illustration and BFA metal and jewelry
Noon-7 p.m.
Admission is free; located between buildings FA2 and FA3
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4376

University Players present “Execution of Justice” by Emily Mann, directed by Trevor Biship
Players Theatre, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

49er Homecoming Week Set For Nov. 6-13
PHOTO BY VICTORIA SANCHEZ
Prospector Pete

Thursday, Nov. 10
Conundrum, coordinated by Alan Shockley
Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Department of Art presents student art galleries featuring MFA Illustration and BFA metal and jewelry
Noon-5 p.m.
Admission is free; located between buildings FA2 and FA3
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4376

University Players present “Execution of Justice” by Emily Mann, directed by Trevor Biship
Players Theatre, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Golden Graduates Celebration
Celebrating the classes of 1950-61
The Grand Event Center, 4 p.m.
For information and tickets, call Leticia Lozoya 562/985-2539

Friday, Nov. 11
Bookstore Sale
20 percent off all CSULB Clothing and Gifts
shopthebeach.com

Women’s Volleyball vs. Utah Valley
The Walter Pyramid, 7 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4949

Saturday, Nov. 12 – HOMECOMING!
Brunch Buffet @ the Alumni and Friends Tent
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Sponsored by CSULB Alumni Association
Contact Sally Schliesmayer at 562/985-1606

Class of 1961 – 50-year Reunion
Barret Administration Center (Pyramid Annex), 10:30 a.m.
To RSVP or for more information, call Leticia Lozoya 562/985-2539

President’s Scholars Program Celebration
Sponsored by the President’s Scholars Program
Contact the President’s Scholars Center at 562/985-1951

49er Athletic Club Tailgate Pavilion
Sponsored by Athletics
Contact Jessica Davidson at 562/985-4550

Student Tailgate
Sponsored by Student Life and Development
Contact Caitlin Roberts at 562/985-7501

Men’s Basketball vs. Idaho Vandals
The Walter Pyramid, 2:05 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-4949

Bookstore Sale
20 percent off all CSULB Clothing and Gifts
shopthebeach.com

Opera Masterpieces, directed by David Anglin
Gerald Daniel Recital Hall, 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

University Players present “Execution of Justice” by Emily Mann, directed by Trevor Biship
Players Theatre, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
For information and tickets, call 562/985-7000

Sunday, Nov. 13
Bookstore Sale
20 percent off all CSULB Clothing and Gifts
shopthebeach.com