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Old Gold Weekend

Special events celebrating Old Gold Weekend focused on bringing alumni together with our campus community.

East CollegePlease mark your calendar for October 5 - 6, 2019, to celebrate Old Gold Weekend 2019.

Events include those from the Office of Admission, DePauw Athletics, and the Office of Alumni Engagement.

The schedule below outline many of the events that are taking place over the course of the weekend. Please review and click on the appropriate links to register for some unique events that are taking place for our alumni and guests.

Friday, October 4

6 - 11 p.m.

Mainstreet Greencastle presents October First Friday

Downtown Greencastle, Courthouse Square 

This Friday's theme is "game night," and community members and alumni are welcome to attend. Enjoy booths and refreshments - as well as games. Live music on the Square. 


8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Office of Admission Fall Preview Day

Emison Admission and Financial Aid Building,
204 E. Seminary Street, Greencastle, IN

Preview Days give prospective students and their families an opportunity to explore DePauw. This event includes a guided campus tour and sessions on the admission and financial aid process, and the Gold Commitment as well as a chance to have lunch in our beautiful Hoover Dining Hall.

Please click here to register for Office of Admission Fall Preview Day.

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Old Gold Weekend Community Cookout

Hamilton Memorial Trail, located on the corner of Hanna and Jackson Streets. 

Cookout features all you care to eat food.

Please click here to register for the Old Gold Weekend Community Cookout. 


DePauw Volleyball vs. College of Wooster

Lilly Physical Education and Recreation Center, Neal Fieldhouse

1 p.m.

DePauw Football vs. College of Wooster

Blackstock Stadium, Nick Mourouzis Field

After 50 Monon Bell games, Coach Hreha has retired from DePauw Athletics! Please join us on Saturday, October 5, 2019, as we celebrate Coach Hreha "Through the Years" in conjunction with the DePauw football game (1 p.m. kick-off).

At half time, we invite all of Coach Hreha's former student-athletes to join him at mid-field to be honored for his years of service. Please meet at the southwest gate entry to the field at 1:35 p.m. so we can go on the field to briefly honor coach Hreha.

Post-game, join us under the tent for food, fun and fellowship. The tent will open at 5:00 p.m. and the celebration, with a formal program, will begin at 5:30 p.m.

You must RSVP to the post-game event by clicking here.

Sunday, October 6

12 p.m.

DePauw Field Hockey vs. Centre College

Reavis Stadium

 4 - 5 p.m.

DePauw University Band Concert

Green Center for Performing Arts (GCPA), Kresge, Auditorium

Join us for the first university band concert of the 2019-2020 concert season.


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