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FAL 2016

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6 2 | L O U I S V I L L E . E D U Homecoming 1 Alumni UofL alumni joined students, faculty and staff to "Raise Some L" for Homecoming 2016. The UofL community was treated to traditional events includ- ing the Homecoming Parade, Day of Giving, the Alumni Golf Scramble and the Homecoming football game where a new King and Queen were crowned. The Class of 1966 celebrated at its Golden Alumni ceremony, while a group of distinguished alums were honored at the annual Wilson Wyatt Alumni Awards. 1. UofL's 2016 Homecoming King and Queen, Jordan Potts and Keturah Smith, were crowned at halftime of the football game. 2. UofL School of Music choir, the Singing Cardsmen, performed at the Wilson Wyatt Alumni Awards. 3. Day of Giving on Oct. 18 brought a philanthropic component to Homecoming week, raising a total of more than $215,000 for meaningful projects for each school, college and unit across campus. 4. The Class of 1966 celebrated their 50th Reunion and were inducted into the Golden Alumni Society at a special medallion ceremony on Oct. 21. 5. The annual Homecoming Parade marched across campus on Oct. 21. Participants included Grand Marshall Darrell Griffi th, 80A, as well as numerous spirit, student, campus and community groups. 6. Teeing off Homecoming week on Oct. 17 at the Alumni Golf Scramble, held at the UofL Golf Club, was a huge success. 7. The 2016 Alumni Fellows, pictured with Alumni Board President Chris Puffer at the Wilson Wyatt Alumni Awards on Oct. 20. 8. Ernie Allen, 68A, 72L, pictured here with Acting President Neville Pinto, was named Alumnus of the Year. Allen was a founder of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and served as Chairman, President and CEO for 28 years. 2 3

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