Homecoming and Inauguration Weekend – September 22 to 24, 2017

Homecoming and Inauguration Weekend, September 21 to 24, 2017

A Hesston College Homecoming 2017 and inauguration of the college’s ninth president, Dr. Joseph A. Manickam ’87, celebrates Grounded in Community, Globally Engaged. The event provides the opportunity to remember Hesston’s values, enjoy the Hesston Experience, and see a vision of Hesston’s future. Join the campus community, wider Home Sweet Hesston community and alumni/friends from around the world for this important legacy transition. Annual homecoming activities will fill the campus, including alumni presenters, events for the whole family and classes gathering for reunion anniversaries.

The weekend includes: International alumni and past president events, parade, golf benefit, Golden Gables Luncheon, varsity sports, community/college art exhibit, international-themed student performances, inauguration luncheon and ceremony, festival/picnic and alumni variety concert, and Sunday worship culmination.

Watch for the July Hesston College Today alumni magazine for an event schedule, list of alumni presenters and registration information. Bring your high school-aged children and grandchildren (and their friends!) for a special legacy student campus visit.

Invitation letter for international guests

Weekend schedule

Registration – online, print and mail

Reunion classes

Is it your class reunion year?
Academy classes: ’47, ’52, ’57 and ’62
College classes: ’57, ’62, ’67, ’77, ’92, ’97, ’02, ’07 and ’12.
A special ’86/’87/’88 classes reunion to honor Joe ’87 and Wanda (Wyse) ’88 Manickam.

Manickam Mosey 2-mile run wall registration – online, print and mail

Presenters and performers