Saturday and Sunday Events

Herald Staff

Saturday, Oct. 30

‘52 Refrigerator Bowl Team Reunion

The first football team in WKU’s history to reach post-season play will hold its annual reunion during Homecoming weekend.

Contact Kara-Hogue-Neidell at (270) 745-4396.


Alumni W-Club Athletic Hall of Fame and Brunch

10 a.m. in E.A. Diddle Arena 

Join the annual W-Club Brunch as they induct new members into WKU’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Contact Paul Just at (270) 745-5379 or [email protected]


Consumer and Family Sciences’ “A Mini-Magical Thrill on the Hill” and Alumni Brunch

9:30 a.m. in the Academic Complex Dining Room

Enjoy food by Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management. For reservations, contact the CFS

Department at (270) 745-4352.

Gordon Ford College of Business Brunch

9 to 11 a.m. on Grise Hall 4th Floor

All alumni, spouses and friends are invited to join us for food, drinks and fellowship. Contact

Kristina Harvey at (270) 745-2279.  


Department of Allied Health Medical Emergencies Update

9 a.m., Location TBA

Join Allied Health for a continuing education course on Homecoming day.  Contact Lynn Austin at [email protected]


Sun Belt Conference Cross Country Championships

10 a.m. at Kereiakes Park

Watch the two most storied programs in Sun Belt Conference history defend their home turf and make a run at another conference championship. Contact Craig Morehead at [email protected]

Annual NPHC Step Show

7 p.m. in E.A. Diddle Arena

After the game, head to Diddle Arena to see step performances. Contact the Office of Diversity Programs at (270) 745-5066.

Department of Agriculture Homecoming Luncheon 

noon at the  Agricultural Exposition Center

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the door. Contact the Department of Agriculture at (270) 745-3151 or [email protected]

Halloween Homecoming Costume Contest

2 p.m. in Houchens-Smith Stadium

Contestants will be judged on Feix Field during the football game, and more than $250 in cash and prizes will be up for grabs. Children and Adults are encouraged to participate.  Contact Ginny Hensley at (270) 745-4395 or [email protected]

BSU/BCM Alumni and Friends Reception

noon at the  Baptist Student Center, 1574 Normal Drive

Contact Tommy Johnson, Campus Minister, at (270) 781-3185 or [email protected]


Healthy Thrill All The Way

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Academic Complex

Play the wheel of misfortune and see what smoking can do to you. Receive free radon kits, information on colon cancer and a henna tattoo!. Contact the Department of Public Health at (270) 745-4757.

Sunday, Oct. 31

14th Annual Jim Wayne Miller Celebration of Writing

Featuring Sharyn McCrumb

2 p.m. in the Garrett Conference Center Room 103

A reception and book signing will immediately follow the reading. Contact Mary Ellen Miller at

[email protected] or (270) 745-5721.