Wednesday: Costume Day
Thursday: Anything but a backpack day
Friday: WVU Tech Spirit Day (Gold and Blue)
We encourage students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members to participate! Show your spirit and share photos on social!
Thursday, February 9
Lip Sync Battle -
Carter Hall Auditorium -
- REFIT Demo sponsored by
Active Southern West Virginia to take place prior to event for those
who arrive early.
Friday, February 10
Campus Cup Events:
Career Mentorship Panel - a collaborative event with the Tech Golden Bear Alumni Association and the Department of Career and Professional Development - Carter Hall Auditorium - (Button Giveaway)
Three distinguished alumni will answer questions about careers and professional development from our students.
- Tim O’Neal , ‘97 - Director of Global Operations for DOW
- Caroline McKelvie , ’11 - Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni Awardee 2022
- Nathan Galinsky, Ph.D., ‘11 - Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni Awardee 2023
Tug of War – Carter Hall Auditorium - (Button Giveaway)
Cornhole – Carter Hall Auditorium - (Button Giveaway)
Distinguished Alumni Reception and Awards -
The Resort at Glade Springs
All awardees and event ticket holders will attend the combined reception. At 7:00 p.m., awardees and guests will be released to the respective award dinners. See details below.
Academic awardees will be honored at the academic dinner.
Kevin A. Highlander – Alumni of the Year 2023 – College of Business, Humanities and Social Sciences
Richa Dubey – Alumni of the Year 2023 - Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences
Nathan L. Galinsky, Ph.D. – Nelson Distinguished Young Alumnus Award 2023
Gifty Osei Prempeh, Ph.D. – Golden Bear Empowerment Faculty Award 2023
Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees will be honored at the athletic dinner.
Robert Fletcher Arritt
Saturday, February 11
for anyone who wants to come check out some WVU Tech gear!
TGBAA Board of Directors Meeting – 410 Neville Boardroom
Parade - Campus/South Kanawha
Vehicle line up at 10:00 a.m.; walking groups 10:30 a.m.
Women's Basketball - WVU Tech vs Rio Grande - Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center - Homecoming Royalty and Alumni of the Year, Nelson Distinguished Young Alumni and Golden Bear Empowerment Faculty awardees recognized
Alumni & Friends Hospitality Suite
- Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center
Cash bar during event
Men’s Basketball - WVU Tech vs. Rio Grande - Beckley Raleigh County Convention
Hall of Fame inductees and Golden Alumni recognized
Homecoming Dance – Carter Hall Auditorium (Button Giveaway)