October 30, 2002
The Sesquicentennial Celebration
Schedule of Events
are some of the Homecoming events that are open to the public. For a complete
schedule of activities for alumni, visit The Citadel website at www.citadel.edu
p.m.: Exhibition basketball game. Citadel vs. All-Air Force, McAlister
Field House. Free admission
if you show your Saturday football game ticket. Reserved seats $10. General
a.m.: Old Citadel Gate Dedication by Washington Light Infantry, Holliday
Alumni Center Courtyard.
Pat Conroy book signing featuring "My Losing Season" about the
1967 Citadel basketball
team, Holliday Alumni Center Gift Shop.
3:30 p.m.: Performance
by The Citadel Chorale and Alumni Memorial Service, Summerall Chapel.
p.m.: Twilight Parade, Summerall Field.
8:30 a.m.: Barracks and facilities open to visitors. The Pipe Band will
play in all barracks.
8:50 a.m.: Summerall Guards perform, Summerall Field.
9 a.m.: Himelright Scholarship presentation, LeTellier Hall
9:15 a.m. The Citadel Athletic Hall of Fame 25th anniversary induction
ceremony, McAlister Field House.
11 a.m.: Homecoming parade and recognition of The Arland D. Williams Society
inductees, Summerall Field.
2 p.m.: Citadel football vs. Chattanooga. Athletic Hall of Fame inductees
will be recognized during halftime and the Regimental Band and Pipes will
Tuesday, Nov. 19
7:30 a.m.: Burial of the Sesquicentennial time capsule, Holliday Alumni
Center. Anniversary breakfast prior to burial. Tickets are $12 when purchased
by Nov. 14 or $15 at the door.
Association celebrates 150 years
History of The Citadel Alumni Association: A Timeline
The Sesquicentennial Flag: What does it mean?