Homecoming 2018

TKE Homecoming 2018 plans for 10/5-10/7

Friday (Oct. 5) afternoon for those who will be coming in early let Scott Kulkin ( skulkin1@gmail.com ) know.  Evening plans are to meet at the TKE house (212 University Dr.) between 5-6pm. The actives will be hosting a barbecue cookout at their house for the alumni. They have to have a head count so email Scott for the Friday BBQ and the Sat. dinner.. The actives will have a fire pit going also after the BBQ and all are invited to stay and socialize.

Saturday (Oct. 6) attending the Homecoming parade at 10:00am. Meet at the house around 9:00am for donuts, and coffee  before watching the Homecoming parade on E. Main St. After the parade Alumni can either stay at the house or participate in the KSU events:
University sponsored events can be found at  https://www.kent.edu/homecoming/alumni

  • 9-11am- Alumni Breakfast in the tent next to the “Rock” on main campus.
  • 11-1pm (350 So. Lincoln St.) Welcome Home Party for Alumni + free food also tours of the campus provided by a free trolley service.
  • 1:30pm-3pm Tailgate Party at Dix Stadium $10 for cookout buffet. If you would like to attend the football game also at 3pm ticket is $10 additional.

TKE Dinner 7:15 pm Dinner reservations at Bricco’s  Restaurant in downtown. After dinner you have free time.

Sunday (OCT 7) The actives are having Waffle Time 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. This is their big fund raiser for St. Jude Hospital. They are having it in at the student center, ball room balcony. The cost is $10 a person.

The Comfort Inn offered a special rate of a special rate of $115/tax per night for their standard king or $134/tax per night two queen guest rooms. That rate has expired. The Comfort Inn is at 4423 State Route 43, Kent, OH, 44240.   To reach the hotel directly you may call: (330) 673-1888.

The soccer field venue is being moved to Dix Stadium and will be called Zoeller Field during soccer games.  There will be a short ceremony at the stadium  at 4:00 pm on Friday to honor Ron with the venue change.  Please join us if you are able.

For those who have made reservations for the tailgate and/or game. meet at the bus loop in front of Starbucks for the 2:00 pm loop to Dix Stadium.

Transportation from hotels and back over the weekend can be provided by either a local taxi service such as Porters or just use an Uber service.

Please RSVP to skulkin1@gmail.com by 9/8/18 if you plan on attending Iota Pi Homecoming events, and tell him specifically which events you are attending.  KSU is celebrating their 100 years of Homecoming tradition and it will be something really special to remember!