Homecoming 2017

Friday, Oct. 27

Nursing Research Showcase

4 to 5 p.m. | College of Nursing, Room 117

Join us for engaging presentations by our Wildcat Nurse faculty, who are asking bigger questions and seeking better answers. Topics include studying proteins to develop acute lung injury therapies, finding solutions to prevent and detect infant abdominal tissue death, and researching sex, cycle and ovarian function to create precise, personalized stroke therapies. 


Charles Downs (PhD ’11), Assistant Professor
Sheila Gephart (PhD ’12), Associate Professor
Helena Morrison (PhD ’10), Assistant Professor

There is no cost to attend this event, but registration in advance is greatly appreciated.

UA Health Sciences Reception

5 to 6:30 p.m. | UA Health Sciences Plaza

Celebrate Homecoming with fellow Wildcat Nurses, family and friends and enjoy a fun evening of delicious hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer and live music. Reconnect with classmates and colleagues from other health sciences colleges.

There is no cost to attend this event, but registration in advance is greatly appreciated.

Saturday, Oct. 28

Wildcat Nurse Alumni Awards Breakfast

7:30 to 10 a.m. | College of Nursing, Room 117

Celebrate our College’s 60th anniversary with your classmates, meet Alumna of the Year Joyce Verran (PhD ’82, MS ’70, BSN ’69), recognize awardees and salute the 50th anniversary class of 1967!

Register ($25)

NOTE: No part of the registration fee is a tax-deductible donation.

Celebrating Anniversary Classes:

1967    50th Anniversary
1972    45th Anniversary
1977    40th Anniversary
1982    35th Anniversary
1987    30th Anniversary
1992    25th Anniversary
1997    20th Anniversary
2002    15th Anniversary
2007    10th Anniversary
2012    5th Anniversary

Wildcat for Life Tailgate Party & Parade

Time TBA | UA Mall

Get ready for the game with friends and classmates at the official Wildcat for Life Tailgate Party. Bring the whole family for great food for purchase, entertainment, a photo booth, Wildcat merchandise and more! No registration necessary.

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Washington State vs. Arizona Football Game

Time TBA | Arizona Stadium

Purchase tickets online at www.arizonawildcats.com.

Contact Us
(520) 626-6152 | chavezi@nursing.arizona.edu

For a full listing of UA Homecoming events, visit the Alumni Association Homecoming webpage.