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Join us for VCU Homecoming 2018, Nov. 4-10! Come back to campus to enjoy time-honored traditions and stay for new events.

Tuesday, Nov. 6

VCUarts Qatar Day
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. • University Student Commons, Commons Plaza
Learn about the VCUarts Qatar campus at this annual event featuring traditional aspects of Qatari and Arab culture, such as henna, Arabic calligraphy and traditional Qatari clothing.

First 100 Days Panel
6 p.m. • University Student Commons

The School of Business and Students Today Alumni Tomorrow host a networking and career panel with VCU’s newest alumni as they reflect on their first 100 days from graduation. Free to attend. RSVP online.

Wednesday, Nov. 7

MCV Campus Homecoming paint night
6-8:30 p.m. • Larrick Student Center, Court End Ballroom
Create your own masterpiece! Cash bar and food provided. Register online.

Friday, Nov. 9

VCU Career Services drop-in hours
11 a.m.-3 p.m. • University Student Commons
Need resume or career advice? Alumni who have graduated in the past year are invited to visit VCU Career Services.

Homecoming women's basketball game
11 a.m. • Stuart C. Siegel Center
Cheer on the Rams as they play Longwood University. Purchase tickets online.

VCU Alumni Emeriti Society Open House
3-5 p.m. • Richard T. Robertson Alumni House
Graduates from 50 years or more are invited to come together to learn more about the newly formed Alumni Emeriti Society. Register online.

Homecoming Tailgate
4-7 p.m. • Corner of Harrison and Marshall streets
Celebrate with alumni, friends and family before the basketball game. Cost is $10 per person and includes food (hamburgers, hot dogs, macaroni and cheese, chips) and nonalcoholic beverages. Beer and wine available for purchaseRegister online.

Homecoming men's basketball game
Time TBA • Stuart C. Siegel Center
Cheer on the Rams as they play the Hampton University Pirates. Purchase tickets online.

Saturday, Nov. 10

Volunteer at the Anthem Richmond Marathon
10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sign up to volunteer for a shift manning the water stop at West Grace and Pine streets, which is the mile 25 of the marathon and mile 12 of the half-marathon. Sign up online.

Student Leader Reunion
4-6 p.m. • ICA Cafe
Former VCU student leaders are invited to come and reunite with other alumni student leaders, who were involved in student organizations and leadership roles throughout their time on campus. Join us to reconnect and also hear from members of the university administration about what is on the horizon for VCU. Cost is $10 per person. Register online.