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Friday, November 1

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Homecoming Welcome Center
8:30 a.m.- 8 p.m., Jepson Alumni Center
Stop by the Jepson Alumni center anytime on Friday for giveaways, campus maps, information on events, or just a place to relax and kick back before attending a Homecoming event!
First Friday Breakfast
8:30- 9:30 a.m., Heilman Dining Center, Westhampton Room
The University of Richmond Alumni Association invites you to join fellow alumni and friends for a First Friday Breakfast with remarks from the Women's Head Basketball Coach, Aaron Roussell. Cost to attend is $7.50 for adults, or $6.75 for seniors (65+).
Admission Information Session and Campus Tour
10 a.m.- 12 p.m., Queally Center 
Geared towards prospective students and their families, this session offers a general introduction to the University of Richmond, providing information on academics, student life, the application process, and financial aid. The session includes a 30-minute information sesion and a 60-minute walking tour led by a current student. Be sure to dress in comfortable clothing and shoes for the tour.
Bonner Center for Civic Engagement Brown Bag Discussion
12:30- 1:25 p.m., Tyler Haynes Commons, Room 305
The Bonner Center for Civic Engagement hosts weekly Brown Bag discussions, open to members of the campus and community. Each week, a speaker or small panel leads a presentation on soical issues, then opens up the floor for discussion.
UR Museums
1- 5 p.m., Modlin Center for the Arts
UR Museums Galleries will be open on Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. For information on current exhibits, please visit the UR Museums wesbite.
Spider Day Street Festival
1- 4 p.m., Tyler Haynes Commons, Lakefront Walkway 
SpiderBoard is excited to invite all Spiders and community members to celebrate Homecoming at the Spider Day Street Festival 2019! This festival will showcase art from students, staff, and alumni as we celebrate the creativity, enthusiasm, and pride of our Spider Family- all with live music and Food Trucks (bring $ for the delicious food!). A community art project that attendees will be able to participate in will also be a highlight of the festival.
Admission Information Session and Tour
2:30- 4:30 p.m., Queally Center
Geared toward prospective students and their families, this session offers a general introduction to the University of Richmond, providing information on academics, student life, the application process, and financial aid. The session typically includes a 30-minute information session and a 60-minute walking tour led by a current student. Be sure to dress in comfortable clothing and shoes for the tour.
Reception with Dean Mickey QuiƱones
4- 6 p.m., Robins School of Business, Moelchert Commons 
Open to all alumni and guests, join us for an afternoon reception and a chance to mingle with the new Robins School of Business Dean, Dean Mickey Quiñones. This reception is free to attend.
WDCE 40th Anniversary Open House
4-6 p.m., WDCE Studio in North Court Basement
Come join us and celebrate University of Richmond's radio station for its 40th anniversary. This open house is designed to acquaint alumni, students, and families with WDCE's great programming and rich history. Stop by anytime between 4 and 6 p.m., and see our DJs live on-air and talk with current student leaders about their work on campus and in the city of Richmond.
Dhall Tailgate Dinner
4-8 p.m., Heilman Dining Center
The dining hall will be open for dinner for all alumni, families, students, and community members as we get ready to cheer on the Spiders at the Homecoming football game! Enjoy a festive tailgate themed menu complete with funnel cakes, soft pretzels, snow cones, and delicious dinner fare. We will have a DJ, Spider gameday giveaways, and more! Pricing for dinner is $12.50 for adults, $11.50 for 65+, and $6.50 for children 9 and under.
RVA First Fridays
5- 7 p.m., UR Downtown
Richmond's most popular arts and culture program, RVA First Fridays showcases nearly 40 venues in downtown Richmond. The University and greater Richmond communities are invited to begin each art walk during the academic year at UR Downtown for refreshments and entertainment.
Welcoming Shabbat
5:30- 6:15 p.m., Wilton Center
All are invited to join the University of Richmond Hillel and Jewish community to mark the beginning of the Jewish Sabbath with candles, Kiddush, and challah. For questions, please contact Josh Jeffreys, Jewish Chaplain and Director of Religious Life, jjeffrey@richmond.edu
UR Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony
6- 8:30 p.m., Jepson Alumni Center 
The University of Richmond Athletics Hall of Fame Induction ceremony will take place on Friday, November 1. Tickets are $25 and include heavy hors d'oeuvres. A cash bar will be available. The 2019 UR Athletics Hall of Fame Class will be introduced at halftime of the Richmond vs. Stony Brook Homecoming Game at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 2. Registration is required for this event.

The 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees are:
  • Jill Murphy Myers, '03: Feild Hockey 
  • Matt McCracken, '10: Football
  • Russell Smelley, '78: Track 
  • Jennifer MscKay Williams, '97: Swimming & Diving 
  • Tom "Red" Booker, '61: Basketball and Baseball 
  • 1990 Women's Basketball Team 
Kappa Sigma: Beta Beta Dinner

6 p.m., Tyler Haynes Commons, Alice Haynes Room
Come celebrate the Beta Beta brotherhood with undergraduates and alumni. This event is taking place on Friday, November 1 at 6 p.m. in Tyler Haynes Commons. The cost is $60 and includes a social hour and buffet dinner. Please RSVP to Rich Johnson: richjohnson@thewiltonco.com 

If you have questions or need more information, please contact:
Rich Johnson: richjohnson@thewiltonco.com
Keith McGrath: keith.mcgrath@comcast.net 

Party Under the Lights at the Greek Theatre
8- 11 p.m., Jenkins Greek Theatre (rain location: Weinstein Center for Recreation and Wellness)
Relive your college years with a Party Under the Lights at the Greek Theatre. Just like the good old days, there will be drinks, delicious food, a live band, and dancing under a web of lights. The cost to attend is $15 and will include food, drinks, and an evening you wont soon forget! Registration is required.