•  Homecoming Week

    Homecoming: September 27 - October 3, 2015

    Homecoming Week has begun. Are you ready to show you Piper Spirit?

    Homecoming Week isn't just for alumni, it is the time of the year when current students go the extra mile to show their school spirit and celebrate the Hamline community. Are you ready to join the celebration? Below is a schedule of many of the activities planned to help celebrate Homecoming. 

    Monday, September 28 | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | Anderson Forum
    FREE Homecoming t-shirts will be given away at this event (limited quantities available; first come, first serve). More details to come!  

    Tuesday, September 29 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm | Anderson 304 
    Students who attend this event will have the opportunity to adorn sweaters and t-shirts that will be given away with their own Piper-Pride-themed decorations! Supplies will be provided.  

    Wednesday, September 30 | 9:00pm - 9:45pm | Klas Field 
    Students will compete to find the most glow sticks hidden throughout Klas Field in this three-legged race. Prizes will be awarded to top-ranking teams!  

    Thursday, October 1 | 7:00pm - 8:00pm | The HUB (Basement level of Bush Center)
    Dinner for Hamline students will be served in the Bush Ballroom on Thursday. Comedian Zoltan Kasas will perform in the Hub following dinner.  

    Friday, October 2 | 8:00pm - 10:00pm | Anderson Forum
    The Lip Sync Competition is an annual Homecoming event. It gives students the opportunity to perform their favorite songs on stage, without having to worry about singing! Simply pick a song, register to participate and prepare your stage show! Contestants are judged on ability to lip sync, originality, appearance and crowd reaction. The deadline to enter the competition is 12 noon, Wednesday, September 30, 2015. 

    Saturday, October 3 | 11:00am - 1:00pm | Anderson Forum
    Enjoy free caricature artists, henna artists, strolling magicians and jugglers, and much more with our Hamline community -- friends & family, Alumni, neighbors, faculty, and staff. Fall Fest also features the Piper March, a community march from Anderson Center to Klas Field in preparation for the football game. Please be in Anderson by 12:15pm to hear the Piper March send-off, and to join the group as we head to Klas.  

    Saturday, October 3 | 8:00pm - 11:00pm |Anderson 111/112
    Grab your favorite outfit and put on your dancing shoes! Hundreds of students come to the Homecoming Dance every year. Students do not need to grab tickets prior to the event this year, but all students are asked to check in with their Hamline student ID cards, and register all guests at the check-in table at the event. Mocktails and light snacks will be provided.  


    Register for the Lip Sync Competition HERE   

    For more information regarding homecoming events, contact SALD@hamline.edu



  • The Hamline Francophone Club invites all students to their welcome party in Anderson Forum on Thursday, September 17 from 6 - 9 p.m. to kick off the 2015-2016 academic year. Join them for food, entertainment, and fun activities.

    All undergraduate student organizations and clubs are invited to the Annual Student Organization Leader workshop from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 13 in Anderson Room 112.

    The Hamline Church United Methodist is celebrating their 135th anniversary after recently being listed on the Minnesota Annual Conference list of historic places. There will be a special service and an archival display to celebrate this historic institution and the close relationship it has with Hamline University.