Highlights for 2017
Class Reunion Gatherings
Visit the Class Reunion page for more information about your class gathering.
|Class of '67||50 years!|
|Class of '72||45 years|
|Class of '77||40 years|
|Class of '82||35 years|
|Class of '87||30 years|
|Class of '92||25 years|
|Class of '97||20 years|
|Class of '02||15 years|
|Class of '07||10 years|
|Class of '12||5 years|
Sound Generation Celebrates 50 years!
SMLT celebrates 15 years!
Intercollegiate Volleyball Games
Friday at 7:00 p.m. & Saturday at 11:00 a.m. in the Bill George Arena
Come check out the Bill George Arena and see our Women's Volleyball team!
Battle of the Basketball Teams!
Current Men's Team vs. Alumni team (former players)
Watch the JBU Men's basketball team warm up their season with a fun game against former Golden Eagle players.
Fall Drama Production: To Be Announced
At the Berry Performing Arts Center
Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
JBU 5K Glow Run for the Scholarship Fund
Friday at 8:30 p.m.
$20 for alumni & students, $25 for community members
Join us for JBU's first annual on campus 5K. Cost covers entry fee, t-shirt, and donation to the JBU Scholarship Fund.
The HomeGrown Festival*
Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Historic Downtown Siloam Springs
Located in historic downtown Siloam Springs, the Homegrown Festival showcases locally handmade goods, curated vintage, food trucks, and live music. Vendors offer an array of original, one-of-a-kind, and limited-run items including illustration, printmaking, music, jewelry and accessories, handmade goods, salvaged and repurposed goods, and hand-picked vintage. Visit http://mainstreetsiloam.org/homegrownfestival for more information.
*The HomeGrown Festival is not a JBU sponsored event. It is put on by Main Street Siloam Springs.
Saturday, 8:30 - 10:00 a.m. in the Simmons Great Hall
$10 per person
Join alumni across the years to recognize the Class of 1967 for their 50th Reunion and hear an address from President Chip Pollard. $10 per person includes a full country breakfast.
Saturday, Women's Match at 9:30 a.m. & Men's Alumni Match at 11:00 a.m. at the Rugby Pitch
Come see the #19 nationally ranked Women's Rugby club play during their 2nd competitive year.
Also see the annual alumni vs. current men's team at 11:00 a.m. The alumni team has been undefeated since 2005. Stick around for the Legacy Award presentation immediately following the alumni game.
Ultimate Frisbee Matches
Saturday, 10:30 a.m.
Ultimate Alumni are invited to join in the scrimmage with the current team members.
Intercollegiate Soccer Matches
Saturday, Women's Game at 1:00 p.m. & Men's Game at 3:00 p.m. at the Alumni Soccer Field
Join the JBU community for the women's and men's Homecoming Soccer games versus Mid-America Christian University. Homecoming court will be announced during halftime of the men's game.
Saturday at 7:00 p.m. in the Cathedral of the Ozarks
You are invited to share in an evening of entertainment featuring current students and young alumni.
Saturday, 9:00 p.m. in the Cathedral Plaza
Join your classmates and the JBU community for a light reception on the Cathedral Plaza. *Inclement weather plan: Walker Student Center.
Friday 5:00-10:00 p.m.; Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Children ages 6 weeks - 12 years
For future JBU alumni, KidZone is the place to be! Activities include arts and crafts, gym relays, and much more! KidZone is designed for children ages 6 weeks thru 12 years. Lunch, afternoon snack, and dinner provided. Pool Party on Saturday night for children over age 6. Children must be independent swimmers to participate.
Cost ($25/child or $50/max per family) includes snacks, meals, and a KidZone shirt for each child. Friday is $10; Saturday is $15. Prices increase to $15 for Friday & $20 for Saturday, $60 max per family after September 30.
Please fill out children's registration form online to ensure adequate staffing. Parents will receive an email with important details the week before Homecoming. Contact Jennifer Heathcote (email@example.com) for questions or concerns.