Whittier College Homecoming Weekend

Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - Nov. 10, 1997
Judy Browning or Krsitin Tranquada (562) 907-4277
Reference: 97-98/ 43

Whittier College Homecoming Weekend
November 10, 1997

Media Advisory

WHAT: Whittier College Homecoming Weekend

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 14 - Sunday, Nov. 16

WHERE: Whittier College, 13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

ADD: Alumni return to campus for Homecoming Weekend events, which will include:

Poet Awards Gala, Friday, 6:30 p.m., Whittier Hilton: Honorees are Whittier Mayor Janet Henke '63 (Alumni Community/Public Service Award); Karin Strasser-Kauffman '63, chair of the Monterey National Marine Sanctuary's advisory council (Alumni Achievement Award); and Betty Kenworthy '45, retired Whittier College registrar (Alumni Service Award).

Football vs. Occidental, Saturday, 1 p.m., Newman Stadium: Half-time entertainment includes crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen.

All-Campus Fair and Barbecue, Saturday, 4-7 p.m., Baseball Field: Games, music and food for the whole family.

Whittier College Sunday, 11 a.m., First Friends Church, 13205 Philadelphia St.: A Homecoming tradition. President James L. Ash, Jr. will offer greetings, Professor Chuck Laine will deliver the morning's message, and the Whittier College Choir will perform.

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