褐木- 10月23日, 2023 – Howard Payne University welcomed large crowds of 校友 and other guests to campus recently for 好讽刺人的人的. 一年一度的盛会, 由《十大电子游艺平台首选》组成, 黄夹克预览和家庭周末, 接待以前的学生, 十大电子游艺平台首选, 在校生家庭, members of the community and more for an enjoyable weekend of reunions, 校园参观和其他庆祝活动.
“好讽刺人的人的 has become a wonderful tradition on our campus,” said Dr. Kalie Lowrie ’06, assistant vice president for 校友 relations. “We were happy to greet so many 校友 and friends and enjoy beautiful weather, fun events and a weekend full of celebrating all the qualities that make our university so special. We express special appreciation to our sponsors and our volunteers for helping to make 好讽刺人的人的 a success.”
More than 400 individuals were served during Friday night’s Cobbler on the Campus, 由HPU学生Payton Chumbley表演, 玛蒂·博格斯和赞恩·史密斯. 校友宴会, 返校节的获奖者都得到了表彰, was sold out and more than 250 individuals were served at the Student and Family Dinner.
一个以上的人群,000 was on campus for additional weekend events including the parade, 日食和HPU家庭野餐. A standing-room only audience enjoyed the 校友 Choir Concert, featuring a performance by a Herit年龄 Singer Reunion choir and a special dedication was held for the new H Pond, 位于纽伯里家庭欢迎中心.
也, 由Skydive Skylark进行的特别跳伞表演, 离开基林, wowed fans at Gordon Wood Stadium prior to the 同学会 football game. 其中一名潜水员把比赛用球交给了雷夫. L.J. Clayton ’78, Medal of Service recipient and member of the Sports Hall of Fame. 也, 尊敬的校友戴尔·费舍尔61届和他的妻子, 维姬, 帮助投掷硬币开始游戏. 黄背心足球队以35比11击败了奥斯汀学院.
The HPU 校友 Association sponsored prize money for the parade float winners, 哪些是在比赛中宣布的. 优胜者是Pi Theta Chi(第一名), Chi Alpha Omega (Second Place) and Delta Chi Rho (Third Place).
2023年返校节球场在中场休息时宣布. Mitsue Rodriguez被命名为返校节国王和王后, 来自圣安东尼奥的运动机能学专业, 伊桑·科尔特斯, 她是Bangs大学生物医学科学和荣誉学院的学生. The titles of 同学会 Prince and Princess went to Jack Shackelford, Midlothian大学金融专业的学生, 还有瑞秋·贝尔根, 洛克波特中学英语教育专业的学生.
返校节法庭的其他提名人是丹尼尔·阿彻, Youth Ministry and Civic Leadership and Public Policy major from Houston; Trevor Bowers, biomedical sciences and allied health sciences major from Bangs; Madison Cason, business marketing/man年龄ment major from Telephone; Heath Cook, Christian education major from Richmond; Megan Froese, English education major from Rising Star; Grant Garnett, nursing major from Goliad; Mariah Gayton, allied health sciences major from Houston; and Kiara Green, 阿马里洛的联合健康科学专业.
也 honored at halftime were HPU’s 2023 校友 honorees: Dale Fisher ’61, Distinguished Alumnus; Dr. 米凯拉(埃斯皮里奎塔)卡马乔1959年, Coming 首页 Queen; Natalia Lopez ’06, Outstanding Young Graduate; Dr. Robert and Cheryl (Everett) Mangrum ’91, Grand Marshals; Rev. L.J. Jr. ’78 and Lori (Hassel) Clayton ’76, Medal of Service; Rev. rub辽阔Hernández ' 76，博士. José Rivas Distinguished Service Award; and Rev. Doug Holtzclaw ’68, the new Jacket Alums in Ministry (JAM) Faithful Servant Award.
HPU thanks the following businesses and organizations for their support of 好讽刺人的人的. 冠名赞助商是国民银行. Gold sponsors are Bruner Auto Family; Chick-fil-A of Brownwood; City of Brownwood; Early Texas 游客 and Events Center; HPU 校友 Association; Underwood’s Bar-B-Q; Wendlee Broadcasting; and Willie’s T’s. Navy sponsors are Double H Mercantile; Dr Pepper Bottlers, Brownwood, Inc.; Painter & Johnson Financial; and United Supermarkets. White sponsors are Lone Star Optical, MCBank Early; Robnett Integra Insurance; and Smith & 夏普保险代理公司. 合作伙伴赞助商是Common 理由 coffehouse.
也发生在毒刺壮观, 是家庭周末, which allowed family members of current HPU students to spend the weekend experiencing HPU. Dr. 内森Penland, 负责学生体验的副总裁, 分享了周末事件的影响.
“The celebration of 好讽刺人的人的 was special this year,” he said. “Great weather combined with great events provided a memorable weekend for students, 校友, 家人和朋友. I am thankful for all who helped to make the weekend a success!”
作为黄色夹克预览的一部分, 十大电子游艺平台首选 were able to attend numerous 好讽刺人的人的 events. Dr. Ben Martin ' 04, 招生管理助理副校长, said the festivities are a perfect way for visiting students to see what HPU is about.
“好讽刺人的人的 is always a great event that encapsulates Howard Payne University,” he said. “十大电子游艺平台首选可以看到学术质量, future career opportunities and the communal connections that last a lifetime. 好讽刺人的人的 2023 was a great success for all the potential students who attended, and it allowed them to observe Howard Payne University during a great weekend.”
标题1: HPU’s 2023 校友 honorees were (from left) Dale Fisher ’61, Dr. 米凯拉(埃斯皮里奎塔)卡马乔' 59,Rev. 道格·霍茨克劳，1968年. 罗伯特和谢丽尔(埃弗雷特)Mangrum ' 91, Rev. L.J. Jr. 78年和76年的洛里·克莱顿，06年的娜塔莉亚·洛佩兹和Rev. rub辽阔Hernández ' 76.
标题2: HPU’s 同学会 King and Queen were Ethan Cortez and Mitsue Rodriguez.
标题# 3: A special skydiving demonstration was given by Skydive Skylark prior to the 同学会 football game.
标题# 4: 好讽刺人的人的 guests enjoyed watching the solar eclipse from the HPU campus.