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Published October 04, 2010, 03:38 PM

List of UND Homecoming Week Events

UND is celebrating Homecoming this week and there is a full schedule of events.

Selected day-by-day highlights of the Homecoming week include :

Monday-Friday: Ralph Engelstad Arena Tours (Monday, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.; Tuesday, all day; Wednesday, all day; Thursday; Friday, all day until 2:30 p.m.)

Tuesday: Yell Like Hell: College students can show their school spirit in the Wilkerson Quad at 7 p.m.

Mellem Business Symposium speakers panel, 7 p.m., Ina Mae Rude Center.

Wednesday: Student Flag Football: Student groups on campus compete against each other in flag football from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Memorial Stadium practice field.

Mellem Business Symposium "Leadership in a Global Society," 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Gamble Hall.

Thursday: The Sioux Award Banquet: Howard Dahl, ’71, HON ’10; Henry C. “Bud” Wessman, ’89; Mary Wakefield, ..’83; and Greg Page, ’73, will be honored with The Sioux Award. Ryan Kopseng, ’99 will receive the Young Alumni Achievement Award. The banquet is at Alerus Center, with a social at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $50/person and can be purchased online at www.undalumni.org or by call the UND Alumni Association at 777-2611.

Friday: Chamber of Commerce Wake up 2 UND, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., at the UND Wellness Center.

School of Medicine and Health Sciences Sioux Award Reception, 10 a.m., in the Vennes Atrium.

College of Business and Public Administration Pancratz Career Development Center Open House, 10 a.m., Gamble Hall.

Class of 1960 "Golden Grad Cocktail" reunion, 11 a.m., El Birstro, Canad Inns.

Sioux Booster Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Alerus Center.

School of Engineering and Mines Induction ceremony, 1 p.m., Jodsaas Center (second floor), Harrington Hall.

School of Medicine and Health Sciences Clinical Education & Simulation Lab Open House, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 725 Hamline St.

Ignite the Spirit Ice Cream Social, 2:15 p.m. to 3 p.m., in front of the Chester Fritz Auditorium.

Ignite the Spirit: Be part of what everyone will be talking about the next day. Join the university community at the Chester Fritz Auditorium on Friday at 3p.m.

Al Austin Memorial Reception, 4 p.m., UND Center for Community Engagement, 317 Cambridge St., on campus

Law School Social, 5 p.m., Alerus Center

College of Nursing Alumni Social, 6p.m., Northern Plains Behavioral Research Center on campus.

Cheer Team reunion, 6 p.m., main lobby of the Betty Engelstad Arena

School of Engineering and Mines Academy dinner, 6 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn in Grand Forks.

School of Medicine and Health Science All-School Social, 6 p.m., Alerus Center, Eagle Room.

Arts & Sciences' "Slice" of UND Spirit, 6 p.m., Empire Arts Center.

Cooking Demonstration by John Michael Lerma, '89, 6 p.m., Cooking Corner at the UND Wellness Center. Cost of the demonstration is $30/person. For more information, call Karina at 777-0769, or karinawittmann@mail.und.edu

Aerospace Reception, 6:30 p.m., Alerus Center Oriole Room.

Saturday: Homecoming Run, 7:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m., UND Wellness Center.

Coffee & hot chocolate with the College of Business and Public Administration, 10 a.m., University Avenue and Centennial Drive on the UND Campus.

Class of 1990 Breakfast, 10 a.m., front lawn, Strinden Center.

Class of 1960 breakfast on the front porch of the J. Lloyd Stone House at 10 a.m.

Homecoming Parade, 10:30 a.m. University Avenue.

College of Education and Human Development Tailgating Party, noon, Alerus Center parking lot.

Class 1990 Social, 2 p.m., Blue Moose in East Grand Forks.

Alumni Tailgating Party, 2 p.m. Alerus Center parking lot.

Football game, UND vs. Southern Utah, 4 p.m., Alerus Center. At half-time the Coronation ceremony and announcement of the 2010 Homecoming King and Queen will occur, as well as introduction of the Sioux Award recipients.

Brad Paisley concert with special guest Darius Rucker, 7:30 p.m., Ralph Engelstad Arena.

For the complete, up-to-date list of events, visit the Alumni association web site