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Published: July 09, 2018 | Categories: Alumni

Save the Date for Golden Bear Weekend

Western New England University invites alumni, family, and friends to campus for three days of exciting programming during Golden Bear Weekend, October 19-21. This year, Homecoming Weekend and Family & Friends Weekend combine into one epic celebration of Golden Bear spirit you won’t want to miss! The weekend is jam-packed with exciting events and programs. Highlights include:

Women’s Field Hockey v. Gordon College
Football v. University of New England
Men’s Soccer v. University of New England
Women’s Soccer v. University of New England
Women’s Volleyball v. Endicott College
Alumni Games including Women’s Basketball, Women’s Lacrosse, and Women’s Volleyball

Golden Graduates Luncheon
Law Alumni Recognition Reception
Downes Hall of Fame Dinner
Donor Recognition Brunch
Women’s Athletic Alumnae Council Brunch
Class of 1968 50th Reunion Programming & Banquet
U&ME Reunion Dinner Dance
Law Alumni & Students of Color Dinner
Pancakes with the President with Legacy recognition

Annual Residence Hall Association (RHA) Bed Races
National Arts & Humanities Month Exhibition featuring faculty, staff, and alumni creations
Golden Bear Boulevard featuring food trucks, fun zone, satellite bookstore, and more
Mike Super Magic and Illusion Show
Stageless Players Performance

Reconnect and rediscover WNE at Golden Bear Weekend. The full schedule of events will be available in August, and registration will open in September. Be sure to check your email or follow @WNEalumni on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates and important announcements.

With questions or for more information, contact us at or 413-796-2240.