It’s officially Homecoming week at Stony Brook University, so get ready to celebrate with family, friends and students. It all starts Wednesday, October 17 leading up to the Homecoming BBQ and football game on Saturday, October 20, when the Seawolves take on the Rhode Island Rams. Don’t forget to share all of your experiences on social media using #SBUHomecoming.
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The Homecoming BBQ starts at 2:30 pm on Saturday, October 20 on the Athletic Fields outside LaValle Stadium, with festivities continuing until kickoff at 6 pm. And before the BBQ, don’t miss the first annual Stony Brook Live event at noon featuring a series of short, inspiring and intellectual talks, followed by a coffee hour with the speakers.
Football: Seawolves vs. Rhode Island Rams
Coming off a 35-7 victory over New Hampshire on October 13, the Seawolves are ready to take on the Rhode Island Rams at 6 pm on Saturday, October 20.
Free Student Events
Some of the biggest student events of the year happen this week at Stony Brook, starting with the Homecoming Hoopla & Carnival on Wednesday, October 17 at noon on the Academic Mall. Then on Thursday, October 18 at 7:30 pm, watch the Homecoming Court contestants take the stage in the Creative Explosion talent show — this is your chance to vote for the winners. Finish the week off with Friday night’s Seawolves Showcase. Join the crowd on the Staller Steps at 7:30 pm and enjoy performances by Stony Brook’s most talented students and groups.
The week is packed with events for alumni, too. Highlights include:
- Chemistry Department’s 60th Diamond Jubilee Celebration
- Stony Brook Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Induction Ceremony
- Black and Latino Alumni Network Multicultural Brunch
- Stony Brook Live – Curiosity Unplugged
- Spirit of Stony Brook Alumni Half-Time Show
- AIM/EOP of the 70s: Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence
- Alpha Phi Alpha Homecoming Step Show
Share the Fun on Social Media
With a week full of fun events for everyone, we invite you to share your experience on social media using #SBUHomecoming. Get your red on and have a great homecoming!