Homecoming 2020 Week of Events


Thursday, October 8

7 p.m. Stir Crazy: Cocktails for Happy Pards
Join Ellen Weiler ’83 and mixologist Elyse Carrullo as they craft some exciting cocktails for you to enjoy. From Rhubarb Mojitos to Icelandic Pear 75s, you will shake, stir and sip together in Pard Pride and conviviality. Recipes and a shopping list will be shared before the event. Register online for this virtual event.

Monday, October 12

8 p.m. ConnectED: “The Boys in the Band” and Beyond:
Join Lafayette alumnus, Brian Hutchison ’93. Hutchison played the part of Alan in the Tony winning revival of The Boys in the Band in 2018 and reprised his role for a film version debuting on Netflix on Wednesday, September 30. Learn more about The Boys in the Band, Hutchison’s career and more.Register online for this virtual event.

Tuesday, October 13

7 p.m. Homecoming Paint Night
Join the Lafayette Community for a relaxing evening while you are guided through painting a cheese board in Lafayette colors with Painted by the Shore. Your registration of $41 directly to Painted by the Shore includes all of the materials you will need and an hour of instruction to create your masterpiece. All you need is to pour your favorite beverage and follow along on Zoom.Pre-registration is required and must be completed by Monday October 5 at 12 noon eastern.Registration Closed.

Wednesday, October 14

7 p.m. Voting Rights, Race and COVID: A View from the Front Lines:
The Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program is proud to mark the 100th anniversary of the enfranchisement of women in the US with a presentation and discussion about voter suppression, race and the COVID pandemic with ACLU Voting Rights attorneys Sonia Gill and Bobby Hoffmann.More information available online.

Thursday, October 15

7:30 p.m. Primetime Pards with Amanda Magadan ’17
Join Amanda Magadan ‘17, a decorated professional field hockey player on the national stage, for Primetime Pards.
Register online for this virtual event.

Friday, October 16

7 p.m. Health Professions Open House:
Our informative annual Health Professions Open House is going virtual this year! With the pandemic shining a light on healthcare and the sciences, students are more curious than ever about health professions. Join us to answer student questions and help them explore career options in field specific breakout rooms. We would love to have health professionals from a wide variety of fields and specialties: M.D., D.O., D.D.S., O.D., N.P., P.A., P.T., O.T… we want all of you!  Afterwards stay logged on to socialize during an alumni only virtual happy hour.Register online for this virtual event.

Saturday, October 17

10 a.m. ISA Beyond the Hill:
Connect with fellow international alumni and current international students from across the globe during our third annual Homecoming event. As the ISA family continues to grow worldwide, make the most of this virtual opportunity to “travel back” to Lafayette where you can network, learn from and mingle with new and old friends during several breakout sessions. If interested in leading a post-Lafayette discussion topic, please contact ISA President, Victoria Puglia by Friday, October 2nd.Register online for this virtual event.
7 p.m. Football vs. Lehigh (11/23/19)
Lafayette Games of the Week will be shown Saturdays via YouTube Premier on GoLeopards.com and re-air each Sunday on RCN-TV.For more information visit GoLeopards.com.