49ers Celebration and Alumni Homecoming

Date: Fri. 17 Oct, 2014 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Duration: 12 Hours
Location: New Mexico Tech

The annual 49ers Celebration continues with events all day.

Students, employees, alumni and community members are invited to participate in the Paint the 'M' event, a.k.a. the 'M' Mountain Run. Registration deadline is noon Thursday, Oct. 16. Email paintm@nmt.edu to register. The run begins at 9 a.m. Participants will be treated to lunch at the top of the mountain. The first 50 students to reach the top with a bag of lime get cash prizes.

Alumni Reception: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Alumni Office on the second floor of the Fidel Center.

Campus tours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Society of Petroleum Engineers' Gold Rush golf tournament: Two flights (morning and afternoon). Call 575-835-5412 for more information.

Magdalena Ridge Observatory tours: Meet at 11 a.m. or 3 p.m. in the atrium of the Fidel Center. 

Rugby! Black and Blue Match featuring the Pygmies vs. the Ancestors. 4:30 p.m. on the Athletic Field.