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Homecoming weekend celebrated at Concordia

The 2013 Homecoming and Alumni Reunion Weekend welcomed alumni to the Concordia campus Oct. 11-13. The weekend included a celebration of Concordia’s geography program and the program’s 40-year partnership with the University of Akron.

Several geography alumni and former professors spoke on campus including: Katie Bockelman ’92; Aaron Boucher ’89; Thomas Craig ’06; Matt Deitemeyer ’96; Adam Faulstich ’14; Josh Grass ’14; Dr. Vern Harnapp HS’54, CO ’58; Jeff Matzke ’03; Greg Miller ’98; Dr. Mike Naber ’00; ToddStellhorn ’85; and Daniel R. Uden ’10. See the full schedule in the homecoming booklet available to view at

Highlights of the weekend for the community included a free homecoming fair, with games and other activities. Concordia’s football game versus rival Nebraska Wesleyan University kicked off at 1 p.m. in the Bulldog Stadium.

Concordia’s alumni awards were presented and inductions were made to Concordia’s Athletic Hall of Fame. Alumni were invited to explore campus buildings, visit with faculty, staff and students, attend meals and event receptions and cheer on the Bulldogs at athletic events.

See also: Hall of Fame class selected / Hall of Fame class of 2013 recounts memories of Concordia / Honored alumni selected