Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation, Inc.
10501 FGCU Boulevard, South
Fort Myers, FL 33695-6565
Phone: (239) 590-1087
Fax: (239) 590-7094
Questions about Alumni Weekend?
Please contact the Alumni Association at: email@example.com
Lodging and logistics:
Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Coast Town
10050 Gulf Center Drive
Free breakfast and shuttle service included
Car Discount Code- 04WH0001
Thank you to Pyure Brands
Thank you to Goede, Adamczyk & DeBoest, PLLC
Interested in becoming a corporte partner or Alumni Weekend sponsor? Contact Kim Wallace at (239) 590-1087 for details.
Alumni Weekend will be held February 6-8, 2014
Alumni Weekend is an annual celebration that invites all alumni, friends, family, faculty/staff and students home to campus for a weekend of activities and good times. Following is a preview of the calendar of events and the sponsorship opportunities available. Thank you in advance for supporting the community of more than 18,000 FGCU alumni worldwide.
Thursday, February 6 at 5:30 p.m.
Paint and Pour
Alumni and guests will paint, pour and play at this step-by-step exercise in how to paint an FGCU landmark -- the Sugden clock tower! Enjoy wine and appetizers as Vino’s Picasso includes the rest of your painting supplies.
Friday, February 7
Alumni Luncheon: noon, Campus Support Complex Lobby
Alumni, guests, faculty, staff and current juniors and seniors are invited to the Alumni Center to mingle and enjoy a catered lunch.
Rediscover Campus: 2 p.m., Welcome Center
Take a guided walking and bus tour of campus to see the latest in dining options, residence halls and high-tech classrooms.
Alumni Awards Celebration: 6 p.m.
To reflect the university’s growing community of distinguished graduates, FGCU is expanding its annual recognition program by presenting the inaugural Alumni Awards Celebration. The best and brightest graduates, the winners of the Alumnus/Alumna of Distinction and Soaring Eagle awards, will be honored at a cocktail reception in the Lutgert Hall courtyard. All FGCU alumni will be invited, as well as university administration, award nominees and their guests, faculty and staff.
Saturday, February 8
Alumni Exhibition Game: 4 p.m., Alico Arena
Fans will revisit the glory years of their favorite Eagle hoops stars and cheerleaders as they reunite for the annual Alumni Weekend exhibition game.
Alumni Avenue: 5 p.m., Outside of Alico Arena
Regardless of graduation years, areas of study or campus involvement, there is a place on Alumni Avenue for everyone! It’s where all Eagles unite to celebrate old friendships and make new memories. There will be food by Pop’z BBQ, a beer garden, music, photo booth, and much more. Students representing campus organizations will be on hand to welcome guests and alumni, and Azul will make the rounds for photographs.
Men’s Basketball vs. UNF: 7:05 p.m.
Wear your FGCU colors and cheer the men’s basketball team on to victory!
Member and Class Year Reception: Hospitality Suite
Alumni Association members join the classes of 1999, 2004 and 2009 as they mark reunions with cocktails and dessert. Meet President Wilson G. Bradshaw, former basketball players and, of course, Azul during halftime.
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