Florida Blue Florida Classic
Saturday, Nov. 17
Kickoff 2:00 p.m. – Camping World Stadium – ESPN Classic
FanFare 10:00 a.m. – Free admission
Historic rivals Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University meet on the gridiron for the 39th annual Florida Blue Florida Classic.
B-CU Pride Club Tailgate Experience
Saturday, October 6
1:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
$25.00 Call Institutional Advancement for ticket purchases, 386-481-2373/2928
Your ticket includes: Exclusive B-CU swag, food, beverages, music and more!
Your ticket purchase supports student scholarships!
HOMECOMING TAILGATE/ FOOTBALL GAME
WILDCATS VS. MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE
The fighting Wildcats will take on the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils. The official homecoming tailgate will begin at Noon until the start of the game.
Time: 4:00 P.M.
Location: Daytona Stadium
Admission: Tickets are available for $30 per ticket
Purchase your ticket: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/22005474A68D90BB
Parking is $20.00 (cash only)
Please adhere to the Daytona Stadium clear bag policy
Click here -> http://daytonastadium.com/plan-your-visit/faq/ to see prohibited items.
Honorary parade grand marshals are Tom Joyner, syndicated radio personality and philanthropist and Nick Collins, a B-CU Alumnus and former NFL Green Bay Packer who scored a memorable touchdown in Super Bowl XLV. Wildcat fans will bombard the sidewalks of Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard as student organizations, auxiliary groups and friends parade through Wildcat country.
Time: 8 A.M.
Location: Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard
PRESIDENT’S FISH FRY
Wildcats! Join Interim President Dr. Hubert L. Grimes and the Office of Alumni Affairs for food, music and fellowship during Bethune-Cookman University's 2018 President’s Fish Fry
Time: 3 P.M.
Location: Historic Curtis Hall
Be sure to get your official homecoming photo taken in front of this historic residence hall.
Forty young alumni will be recognized for their service and work on behalf of their communities. Proceeds from the scholarship luncheon will benefit student scholarships
Time: 11:30 A.M.
Location: Daytona Beach Hard Rock
for their service and work on behalf of their communities.
ALUMNI REUNION RECEPTION
B-CU welcomes all classes to this year’s reunion to welcome Wildcats back to campus
Time: 6:00 P.M.
Location: Michael & Libby Johnson Center for Civic Engagement
Class of 1969
Class of 1978
1978 40th Anniversary, Delta Sigma Theta, Inc
Class of 1981
Class of 1983 please contact Michael Matlock at firstname.lastname@example.org
1988 Line, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
1989 Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
2008 Line, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Class of 2008 please contact Kim McDow at email@example.com
To participate in any reunion please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
COUNTDOWN TO FOUNDER’S DAY
Time: 12 P.M.
Location: Bethune-Cookman University/ Quad
The Countdown to Founder's Day will begin at noon on October 2nd and feature games, trivia and information about the history of B-CU and our beloved Founder, Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune. At 11:30 p.m. we will convene on the quad where students will display their knowledge and love for B-CU by participating in a trivia challenge. Four $250 book scholarships will be awarded to students who win the trivia competition. At 11:55 p.m., a bell will ring and all students, faculty and staff are invited to join the Pre-Alumni Council and SGA as they lay a wreath at the gravesite at midnight. This will be the official kickoff to our Founder's Day!
This event is geared towards the student body to show their appreciation for their esteemed
institution. There will be music, games, and more where the goal will be to attract every
member of the Wildcat family to the quad and enjoy themselves as well as serve as a pre-first
home game celebration. Can't wait to see you on the Quad.
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ABOUT THE CONFERENCE
The 4th Annual Education and Social Justice Conference will provide a forum for school districts, governmental agencies, community organizations, and families across Florida to address educational issues as well as a myriad of other factors and influences that will impact an individual's life choices, chances, and opportunities for success.
The conference will offer engaging solution-focused sessions covering a variety of topics, to include:
- School Achievement & Discipline Disparities
- Judicial Sentencing Disparities
- Physical and Mental Health
- Internet Availability and Use
- Economic & Wealth Disparities
- School Safety
- Media Representation
- Environmental Justice
- Law Enforcement & Community Relations
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
We are inviting all educators, school administrators, Title I school representatives, law enforcement professionals, lawyers, judges, business professionals, environmental advocates, healthcare professionals, mental health professionals, media professionals, students, the faith community, non-profit organizations, human & youth service professionals, politicians, researchers, and concerned citizens.