Homecoming Heroes

Greetings from the Office of Alumni & Annual Giving at Appalachian!  We are excited to introduce to you Homecoming 2016: Game On!  This year’s Homecoming festivities include a series of exciting changes, and we hope you will consider joining us on campus October 21-22.  Our new programming pairs the Homecoming traditions we love with a celebration of the very best of Appalachian’s arts, academics, athletics, and student programs.

Be a Homecoming Hero

We’re dreaming big with our programming and need some help from heroes to make it happen!  Our Homecoming Heroes provide donations toward Homecoming programming, making alumni outreach and engagement possible. As a small gesture of our thanks for their loyalty and support, Homecoming Heroes receive:

  • Special Homecoming hotel rates (based on availability - see below)
  • Commemorative Button
  • Appreciation gift from the Office of Alumni Affairs & Annual Giving
  • Reserved parking for APPtoberfest event
  • Choice of: 2 Homecoming BBQ Tailgate tickets ($20 value) or 1 APPtoberfest beverage package (beer or wine; $20 value)

To become a Homecoming Hero, please complete the Homecoming registration or print and return the PDF print-out Homecoming Hero form via mail (ASU Box 32015; Boone, NC 28608). For additional information or if you have questions about the Homecoming Hero program, please contact the Office of Alumni Affairs & Annual Giving at 1-866.756.ALUM (2586) or e-mail alumni@appstate.edu.

Special Hotel Rates for Homecoming Heroes

  • Baymont Inn and Suites  
    1075 Highway 105 
    2 Double Beds 
    Available Friday and Saturday nights
    Room Rate:  109.00 + tax per night
    Must RSVP by September 29, 2016 
     
  • Holiday Inn Express  
    1943 Blowing Rock Road 
    2 Queen Beds  
    Available Friday and Saturday night  
    Room Rate:  $159.00 + tax per night
    Must RSVP by October 3, 2016
     
  • Courtyard By Marriot 
    1050 Hwy 105  
    2 Queen or 1 King Bed 
    Available Friday and Saturday nights 
    Room Rate:  199.00(King), $204.00(2-Queen) + tax per night  
    Must RSVP by October 7, 2016

2016 Homecoming Heroes

  • Charlie '74 and Suzanne Clute '75 Barton
  • Charles '91 and Lindsay Belcher
  • Patrick '92 and Stephanie Lineberry '92 Billings
  • Tim '90 and Tanya Bowles
  • Robert A. Bryant '77 '78
  • Sarah-Davis Cagle '06
  • Bob and Jan Davis '76 Cagle
  • Jeannine Underdown '79 '81 and Randy Collins '79
  • Rob '92 and Laura Brown '92, '99 Crandall
  • Chip '89 and Robin '89 Culbertson
  • Anthony '01 and Sara Godwin '01 D'Ambrosio
  • Allison '08  and Ethan '06 '08 Dodson
  • Matt '05 and Kimberly '05 Dull
  • Randy '77 '78 and Margaret Kuhn '79 Edwards
  • Donna Sharpe Fiori '80
  • John '84 and Christine Fitzgerald
  • Michael  Graves '76 
  • Avery '93 and Kristi Pickens '94 Hall
  • Ricky '06 and Michelle '05 Hargrave
  • Vaughn '68 and Frances Hayes
  • James '80 and Jean Lindsay '81 Ingraham
  • Chad and Chelsea Small '08 Johnson
  • Ricky Jordan, II '03
  • Mitch Lemons '84
  • Rich '85 and Tasse Alexander '86 Little
  • Wayne '85 and Gigi '85 Miller
  • Rebecca Murray '14
  • Donald A. Parham '65
  • Rosanne and Ken Peacock
  • James K. Reaves '93 and Winnie Reaves
  • Philip '65 and Patricia Hawn '67 '74 Rickman
  • Traci D. Royster '00 '03
  • Patrick Setzer '90 '98
  • Myron '10 and Sherry Waddell