Each Other’s Light: A Multicultural Celebration
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Thursday, September 25
- Afternoon – Student Scholarship Golf Benefit, Hesston Golf Park
- The event will honor Dave and Sena Osborne for their recruitment and support of international students
Friday, September 26
- 11 a.m. – Homecoming chapel, Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
- 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Golden Gables Luncheon, Community Center, Hesston Mennonite Church
- Alumni from college and academy classes who graduated 50 years ago or more join President Howard Keim for lunch and a program.
- 6 p.m. – Multicultural Family Festival and Tapas Meal
- With bouncy houses and barrel train for children’s entertainment
- 8:30 p.m. – “I Go on Singing,” Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
- Tony Brown ’69 performs an original tribute to the popular African American performer, all-American athlete, scholar, champion orator, international recording artist and civil rights activist Paul Robeson.
- 10 p.m. – Young Alumni Coffeehouse
Saturday, September 27
- 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. – Sharing our Stories
- A celebration of the people and cultures of Hesston College, yesterday, today and tomorrow
- 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. – Partner Appreciation Luncheon, Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center
- This annual event thanks Partners for their ongoing financial support. Alumni interested in becoming Partners are invited to attend this complimentary meal and program.
- 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Class Reunions, campus locations
- Reunion classes include Hesston Academy classes of 1949, 1954, 1959 and 1964 and Hesston College classes of 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 2004 and 2009
- 6 p.m. – Alumni and Friends Banquet and Awards, Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center
- 8 p.m. – Heavenly Voices concert, Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
Sunday, September 28
- 10:30 a.m. – Alumni Worship Service, Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
- Featuring Luke Hartman ’89, Eastern Mennonite University Vice President of Enrollment, and the Hesston College Community Gospel Choir
…and many more events and activities.