The Black Alumni Chapter of the East Carolina Alumni Association presents the 2015 Black Alumni Reunion, which will be held from Friday, October 16 to Sunday, October 18 as part of Homecoming at ECU.
On Friday, join us for the second annual BAC Golf Outing at 8:00 a.m. at Ironwood Golf and Country Club, and then the “Arrrgh” Meet and Greet at 8:00 p.m. at Shogun Japanese Restaurant on Arlington Blvd.
Saturday offers a full slate of events including the alumni association’s general Homecoming Breakfast at 8:00 a.m., the BAC business meeting at 10:00 a.m., the homecoming football game, and finally the BAC Awards Banquet & Gala. For the football game, the BAC will have a block of seats under “BAC.” Football game tickets must be purchased separately through ECU Athletics. Kick-off time has not yet been announced. The banquet will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at the Hilton Greenville. Join us as we come together to honor the recipient of the first Laura Leary Elliott Endowed Scholarship and recognize the recipients of the Dr. Andrew Best Trailblazer Award, the Laura Marie Elliott Courageous Leader Award and the Ledonia S. Wright Outstanding Faculty/Staff Award.
On Sunday, close the reunion weekend with an ecumenical service at 9:00 a.m. at Mendenhall Student Center, and brunch at Winslow’s from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
A portion of the proceeds from various reunion events will benefit the Laura Leary Elliott Endowed Scholarship.
The registration deadline for all events is Thursday, October 8.
The official hotel is the Holiday Inn Express, located at 909 Moye Blvd. in Greenville. Use block code “EG2” when making reservations. Be sure to reserve your rooms by September 25. An information desk will be open at the hotel from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday.
For full details and to register, click here or call 800-ECU-GRAD.
The BAC is composed of alumni and friends who advocate for the mission of the university and the alumni association. In addition to a reunion every year, the BAC enhances access to and attainment of education for African-American students through raising funds for scholarships and providing networking opportunities with alumni.