Alumni Relations

Alumni Homecoming

Griffons Bring Home the Gold | Homecoming 2016
  • Sun
    09
    Oct
    2016
    11:30 amSpratt Memorial Stadium Hall of Fame Room

    11:30 a.m. | Arrival and Reception
    Noon | Lunch
    Cost: $15 per person
    Advanced registration is required; call (816) 271-5670 by Friday, Oct. 7 to register.

    Junior College alumni and early College alumni — make plans to join us for Forever Griffons: Celebrating our Alumni from 1940-1975 as we kick off Homecoming week. A tour of the newly renovated Spratt Memorial Stadium will follow lunch.

    Spratt Memorial Stadium is fully accessible and can accommodate all abilities.

  • Fri
    14
    Oct
    2016
    5:45 pmFulkerson Center

    5:45 p.m. | Reception
    6:15 p.m. | Dinner and Program
    Cost: $30 per person or $180 per table of 6
    Advanced Registration is required; call (816)271-5670 by Friday, Oct. 7 to register.

    The Alumni Association Board of Directors invites you to help honor this year's award recipients.

    This event is open to all alumni and friends of Missouri Western State University.

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    10:30 amRemington Hall

    This family favorite begins right after the parade. Future Griffs will work on several craft projects and participate in hands-on activities. Get there early to pick up your Future Griffon T-shirt before they're gone!

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    11:00 amLot H

    The Black Alumni Network will host its first Black Alumni Reunion during the tailgate at Lot H. Join the brothers of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., alumni members of the Ebony Connection, the Black Student Union, and Instruments of Praise. In celebration of their 25th anniversary, Alpha Phi Alpha will host a stroll-off contest and we may even convince Instruments of Praise to sing!

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    11:00 amLot H

    The Alumni Association Board of Directors are your hosts for this pre-game event. Make plans to meet up with your classmates at the tailgate. Alcohol is now allowed in the tailgate area; however, alcohol must me consumed from a plastic cup. Underage consumption and glass bottles are not allowed.

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    11:00 amLot H

    Join cheerleaders from all eras at our first Cheerleader Reunion! Bring pictures (or maybe you still have your uniform?). We'll gather with the current cheerleaders when the band passes by the alumni tent and join them on the sidelines during the game.

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    2:00 pmSpratt Memorial Stadium

    Cost: $10 Adult General Admission, $5 Youth or Senior Citizen admission. Children 6 and under are admitted for free.

    Tickets available at the gate or at www.gogriffons.com.

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    8:15 amAmerican Red Cross, 401 N. 12th Street, Saint Joseph, MO

    Parents and grandparents, bring your future Griff to our first superheroes and princesses breakfast. Children are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite superhero or princess. Donuts and milk will be served, and each child will have the opportunity to make their own Olympic torch (in keeping with the theme Go for the Gold). All children, parents, and family members are invited to walk with the Alumni float during the Homecoming Parade which follows the breakfast. Please bring your own bag of candy to toss.

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    9:30 amCity Hall

    All alumni and their families are welcome to walk in the parade with the alumni Association Board of Directors. Please bring your own bag of candy to toss.