Each year hundreds of young alumni (0-4 years out) come back to Davidson for the campus-wide Homecoming celebration. As a part of the many events taking place throughout campus, several are special for young alumni. Don't miss this chance to hang out with your friends, in your favorite spots, celebrating your Davidson Wildcats! Be sure to check out the full schedule and plan on joining us for the entire weekend.
10 p.m.-Midnight (Arrive before 10 p.m. to avoid the minimal cover charge.)
Young Alumni Meet Up
BlackFinn (The EpiCenter, 210 E Trade Street, Ste 210-B, Charlotte)
Relive your college nights and come hang out with friends and fellow alums in one of Uptown Charlotte's late night spots. Beverages and food available for purchase.
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni and Family Engagement
Beers and Careers
Center for Career Development, 201 Alvarez College Union
Join fellow early-career alumni and staff from the Center for Career Development and Alumni Relations for a drop-in event. Let us know how you're doing post-Davidson, find out where your peers are working and studying, learn about career development resources still available to you and gather tips for connecting with the Davidson alumni network. Beer and light bites available for first 50 alumni! Alumni are encouraged to check in for a free beer ticket to be redeemed at the tailgate or Fall Fling.
Sponsored by the Center for Career Development and the Office of Alumni and Family Engagement
Baker Sports Complex Parking Lot
Don't miss out on this traditional tailgate experience! Students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to BYOFAB (Bring Your Own Friends and Beer) to park, grill and enjoy music, the Wildcat Walk and other pre-game festivities. Food and local craft beer will be available for purchase at several food trucks. GSAND (Gay-Straight Alumni Network) and various Patterson Court and student groups will have meet-up areas at the tailgate. Alumni are encouraged to check in at the Alumni and Family Engagement tent for a free beer ticket to be redeemed at the tailgate or Fall Fling.
Sponsored by the Office of Alumni and Family Engagement, Davidson Athletics and the Student Activities Office
10 p.m.- 1 a.m.
Tent near Former Covington Tennis Courts (Behind the Alvarez College Union and across from the BSC House)
Spend your evening on the dance floor at Davidson's fall semi-formal event. This program is geared toward young alumni and students, but all are welcome. Enjoy live music, food, dancing, fun, and a cash bar. End your weekend celebrating with friends under the stars. Alumni are eligible to receive a free drink ticket at check-in to be redeemed at the Fall Fling.
Sponsored by the Union Board and Student Government Association