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UNC Homecoming Weekend Begins Friday

October 1, 2018

The University of Northern Colorado is celebrating Homecoming Oct. 1-6 with a variety of events.
 
On Friday, Oct. 5, highlights include a campus tour for the 50-year reunion of the Class of 1968 and lunch with UNC President Andy Feinstein. UNC’s Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be at 5:30 p.m. in the University Center followed by a bonfire and pep rally at 8 p.m. at Bishop-Lehr field.
 
On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Bears Fan Fest and Tailgate will help mark the 50-year anniversary of the Monfort College of Business as part of the college’s yearlong celebration. Students will be collecting canned food and monetary donations for “Cans to Candelaria,” from 9 a.m.-noon at Candelaria Hall. The annual UNC Homecoming 5K walk/run will begin at 8:30 a.m. (race-day registration opens at 7:30 a.m.).
 
In the traditional Saturday Homecoming football game, the Bears will face UC Davis at noon at Nottingham Field. For ticket information, call 351-4849 or go to the www.unco.edu/tickets.
 
More information about Homecoming Week is available at www.unco.edu/homecoming.