Relive the wonderful memories made at Alumni Weekend 2017

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A Weekend in the Enchanted Valley

FRIDAY, NOV. 2 - SATURDAY, NOV. 3

This is a new event to celebrate and connect with current YHC students and to reconnect with fellow alumni through affinity group reunions such as Greeks, athletics and other student organizations. Weekend highlights include the Scholarship Luncheon, Hall of Fame dinner, Dorcas and SPAT breakfast, 1886 Young Harris Society reception and an all-alumni collegiate tailgate party.
 

Online registration is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact Director of Alumni Engagement Dana Ensley, '97, at ddensley@yhc.edu.

 

SCHEDULE:

Friday, Nov. 2

Noon — Annual Scholarship Luncheon, Suber Banquet Hall

2 p.m. — Class Coordinators’ Meeting, Hatcher Dining Room

6 p.m. — Hall of Fame Reception, Suber Banquet Hall

6:30 p.m.  Hall of Fame Induction and Dinner, Suber Banquet Hall
Congratulate inductees Coach Rick Robinson, Sam Stovall, '72, Bryson Smith, '09, Ladondra Johnson, '14, Niall McCabe, '14 and Jacky Jones. Join us for an Alumni Social immediately following dinner. Cost is $40 per person.

Saturday, Nov. 3

9-10 a.m. — Dorcas/Spat Breakfast, Hatcher Dining Room
Meet current members and receive an update on these prestigious organizations. Cost is $10 per person. Pre-registration is suggested.

10 a.m.-4 p.m. — Phi Chi Alumni Foundation Reunion and Tailgate, Campus Lawn
Enter to win a Green Egg to support the Phi Chi Foundation and YHC Student Scholarships.

10:30 a.m. — 1886 Young Harris Society Brunch, Sharp Hall
President Drew L. Van Horn would like to thank members of the 1886 Young Harris Society for their support and provide an opportunity to meet our outstanding students.

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Open Studios, Art Annex
All alumni and alumni art majors are invited to visit with current YHC art majors and see their work. Ceramics, sculpture and paintings will be on display.

11 a.m. — Baseball Alumni Golf Tournament, Brasstown Valley Resort
Tee time is 11 a.m. Cost is $40 per player. Click here to register online.

12:30 p.m. — All-Alumni Lunch and College Football Tailgate, Campus Plaza
Join us on the Plaza for a college football tailgate with multiple viewing screens to catch up on your favorite team, have a beer, snacks and reminisce with YHC classmates. Lunch is $10 per person. Pre-registration is suggested. 

1 p.m. — Women’s Softball Game, YHC vs. Georgia Military College
All alumni are invited, and a reserved section will be available for former players. There will be special recognition for former players.

2 p.m. —  Alpha Iota Caramel Apple Giveaway, Patio of the Rollins Campus Center

2 p.m. — Susan Bs Pumpkin Painting, Cupid Falls
Join current Susan Bs for fall family fun.

2 p.m. — Gamma Psi Alumni Social, YHC Fire Pit
Current students will serve up cider, hot chocolate and caramel apples.

2 p.m. — Student Professional Association of Georgia Educators (SPAGE), Goolsby 105
All alumni education majors and teachers are invited. SPAGE will provide craft supplies for fellowship and fun.

3 p.m. — Phi Alpha Phi Alumni Social, Crane Creek Vineyards, Young Harris
All alumni are welcome to attend. Crane Creek will be open to the public as well. Look for Phi Alpha Phi jerseys.

4:30 p.m. — Baseball Family Cookout, Zell B. Miller Field
Cost is $10 per person. Children under 5 years old are free. Click here to register online.

4:30 p.m. — Zeta Pi Alumni Cookout, The Village Lawn
Current students will supply the burgers and hotdogs, and alumni are asked to bring the sides. All Zeta Pi alumni and guests are welcome.

6 p.m. — Kappa Sigma
Black and White Formal

6:30 p.m. — AO Alumni Dinner, Brothers Restaurant, Young Harris

7 p.m. — Delta Phi Epsilon Reunion and Marshmallow Roasting Party, YHC Fire Pit
Enjoy marshmallow roasting while catching up with old friends.


Student Organization Scholarship Challenge

Calling all Young Harris College alums! This year, the student organization that raises the most money for the Class Scholarship Challenge will secure a $1,000 scholarship for one of its members. Visit classchallenge.yhc.edu to contribute to the Class Scholarship Challenge and note which organization should receive credit for your gift. The winning organization will be announced at Homecoming on February 9, 2019. Join us to support YHC and the student organization of your choice!


Save the Date

Homecoming
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019
Enjoy an all-alumni celebratory lunch followed by men's and women's basketball games.

Alumni Weekend
Friday, June 7 - Saturday, June 8
By popular demand, Alumni Weekend is moving back to the summer!

More details to come.