Alumni Affairs

Homecoming Weekend June 28-29, 2019
Recognizing the Classes of
1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, & 2014

Every class is welcome and encouraged to attend. We look forward to seeing you!

Need somewhere to stay?

We’ve made arrangements with Courtyard by Marriott and Hampton Inn in Muncie for that weekend. Reserve your room today!

Courtyard by MarriottHampton Inn
10 rooms available12 rooms available – Group code IAA
$119 per night$105 per night
765-287-8550765-288-8500
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Here’s a list of other local hotels: Download

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 28th
6:00 p.m.Check-in and registration begins at Wagoner Hall. Alumni networking. Meet and greet with faculty/staff. Pizza and light refreshments.
8:00 p.m.Academy Movie: “Break My Bones” – David Haynes, producer and co-writer – Burris Auditorium.
Following the movie, continue to connect and network in Wagoner lounge until 11 p.m.
11:00 p.m.Wagoner Hall closes.
Saturday, June 29th
9:00 a.m.Check-in and registration at Wagoner Hall.
9:30 a.m.Welcome and introduction of alumni with Dr. Vickie Barton in Burris Auditorium.
10:00 a.m.Slide Show presentations for each class being recognized in Burris Classrooms.
10:30 a.m.Academy Campus Tours begin in the hallway near Burris Auditorium.
11:00 a.m.Colloquia in Burris classrooms.
12:00 p.m.Picnic in the Burris Backyard begins. Featuring food from Grand Grilling to Go.
1:30 p.m.Quiz Bowl in Burris Auditorium.
2:30 p.m.Student Panel featuring current Academy students in Burris Auditorium.
3:30 p.m.State of the Academy/Farewell with Dr. Barton in Burris Auditorium.
Saturday Evening
Open for alumni to plan their own group gatherings in Muncie or other preferred locations.

Check back here for updated information!


Alumni Spotlight: Michael Hughes ’08

Looking for a more challenging academic environment, Michael was thrilled to come to the Academy and explore his interests in science and foreign language. It became not only a second family who both challenged and supported him, but also set him on a path to where he is today.

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Alumni Updates

New job? New baby? New adventures? News of any kind? E-mail your update, including pictures to and we will post it here.

Justine Izah (2016), currently attending IU, was recently awarded a Davidson Fellows Scholarship.

Josh Fryback (2000) is back in Evansville as Civil’s Midwest chief financial officer, and recently did a Q&A about his career path.

Tony Hatala (2000) met with President Obama at the first annual White House Demo Day.

Keely Chaisson (2006) is the Director of Curriculum Development at Vault Prep in Los Angeles, California.

Jonathon Staff (2011) is a Software Engineer at Disney ABC Television Group in Burbank, California.

Jessica Andres (2010) is a Registered Nurse at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.

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https://academy.bsu.edu/alumni/