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Lumpkin College of Business and Applied Sciences Plans EIU Homecoming Events


The Lumpkin College of Business and Applied Sciences at Eastern Illinois University has planned a few events for its alumni Saturday as part of EIU Homecoming festivities.

  • The School of Business Alumni Homecoming Breakfast is set for 8-9 a.m. in Lumpkin Hall. School of Business alumni and their guests are invited to enjoy a free breakfast, reconnect with faculty and alumni, meet current students, and tour the Lumpkin Hall classrooms and the newly renovated student lounge and building entryways. To RSVP, please email
  • The Lumpkin College of Business and Applied Sciences will host a tent in Tent City, the university's tailgate event prior to the Homecoming football game at O'Brien Stadium. From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the tent will offer caramel apples, sweet tea and coffee, as well as give-away items.
  • To celebrate its 100-year anniversary, the School of Family and Consumer Sciences (formerly home economics) invites FCS alumni to ride on the FCS float in the Homecoming Parade. Lineup will begin at 9:30 a.m. Participants are encouraged to RSVP by contacting Felicia Magee at or 217-581-6076.

A full schedule of Homecoming activities is listed at