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October 5, 2019

Spirit & Traditions Pep Rally

Students, alumni and friends of Finlandia are invited to this pep rally style event where we’ll celebrate all of Finlandia’s athletic teams and get excited for the Homecoming 2019 festivities. Learn Finlandia cheers, the Finlandia fight song, be introduced to the 2019-20 athletic teams, and create signs for the Finlandia Lion’s athletic events happening over the weekend.

The event will begin at 5pm on Oct. 4 at the Quincy Green. Come prepared to have a great time!

This event is part of [...]

Breakfast at the Cafe
October 4, 2019

Alumni & Student Lunch at Finlandia Hall

Continuing with the Homecoming celebration, alumni are invited to dine at Finlandia Hall for a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet with students and reconnect with faculty/staff. Credit cards and cash are accepted.

Questions? Contact Olivia Myers at olivia.myers@finlandia.edu.

Servant Leadership House
October 3, 2019

Alumni & Student Community Service Project

Continuing with the Homecoming celebration, students and alumni are invited to help clean out the attic of the Servant Leadership House (formerly the Robinson House), which will be used as a communal space for guests and the girls who live in the house. Please sign up to volunteer here so we can anticipate the number of volunteers we will have.

If you have questions, please contact Olivia Myers at olivia.myers@finlandia.edu.

September 30, 2019

Homecoming Week 2019

Finlandia and Suomi College Alumni and friends are invited back to campus on Sept. 30 – Oct. 5.

Alumni specific events begin Thursday, with student events beginning earlier in the week.

Thursday Oct. 3

4-6PM Alumni-Student Community Service at Servant Leadership House. We will be cleaning out the attic of the Servant Leadership House (formerly the Robinson House), which will be used as a communal space for guests and the girls who live in the house. Please sign up to volunteer 

Alumni Board
May 10, 2019

Finlandia Alumni Board Calls for New Member Nominations

The Finlandia Alumni Board (FAB) is accepting nominations for new members. Interested Suomi or Finlandia alumni can self-nominate here. The board is looking to bring on 2-4 new members and nominations will be accepted until August 30, 2019.

As an advisory group to the university, the mission of the FAB is “the promotion of the vision, mission, goals and programs of Finlandia University.” The goals of the FAB include:

Advising the President and Board of Trustees of the University with regard [...]

January 4, 2019

Finlandia Homecoming set for October 3-5, 2019

James Brey (’12) and his daughter during the 2018 Homecoming Parade.

Finlandia’s Homecoming 2019 date has officially been set. Student activities will take place beginning the week of September 30, with specialized alumni events October 3-5. 

“I am beyond excited to welcome back Finlandia and Suomi alumni this fall,” said Coordinator of External Relations Olivia Myers. “The students and alumni who attended the events last year had a great time at the Homecoming festivities, and we hope to build [...]

October 6, 2018

Bleed Blue Homecoming Parade

Show Hancock how you Bleed Blue by marching in the Bleed Blue Homecoming Parade!

The parade will go from Quincy Green to McAfee Field. Anyone is welcome to join the parade or watch on the side as it goes by. Participants are encouraged to dress in all blue and show their school spirit for the Finlandia Lions. The parade will start promptly at 11am and participants are asked to arrive by 10:45. This will be a walking parade and there [...]

October 5, 2018

Spirit & Traditions Pep Rally

Students, alumni and friends of Finlandia are invited to this pep rally style event where we’ll celebrate all of Finlandia’s athletic teams and get excited for the Homecoming 2018 festivities. Two students will be crowned Riku’s Royalty and students will learn Finlandia cheers, the Finlandia fight song, be introduced to the 2018-19 athletic teams, and create signs for the Finlandia Lion’s football game vs. Kalamazoo on Saturday.

The event will begin at 5pm on Oct. 5 at the Paavo Nurmi Gym. [...]

October 5, 2018

Alumni & Student Lunch

Finlandia alumni are invited to lunch with current students at the Finlandia Hall Cafe on Friday, Oct. 5 from 11:30am-1pm. Alumni are able to stop by at any time during the lunch hours. This event is free and open to all Finlandia/Suomi alumni. Please sign in at the Alumni table in Finlandia Hall before entering the Cafe.

To RSVP visit https://www.finlandia.edu/alumni/finlandia-homecoming-2018/. This event is part of the Homecoming 2018 celebration.