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 firstname.lastname@example.org to register. The run begins at 9 a.m. Participants will be treated to lunch at the top of the mountain. The first 20 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.
Computer Science and Engineering, informal welcome 10 a.m. to noon in Cramer 221. Lunch with faculty at noon, Meet the CSE students 2 to 4 p.m.
Guided campus tours (for alumni): 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 or visit www.nmt.edu/~spe.
Strategic Plan Review open forum for alumni. 11 a.m. to noon in the third floor ballrooms of the Fidel Center.
Magdalena Ridge Observatory tours: Meet at 11:45 a.m. at the post office in the Fidel Center for a noon departure. $25 includes lunch, transportation and tour.
Alumni reunion - Electrical Engineering, 1 p.m., Bodega Burger Co.
Tech Traditional Ceremony Log Challenge 2 p.m. Mud Bog pit
Alumni reception - Physics Department, 2:30 to 4 p.m., Third floor lobby of Workman Center, with a reunion at the Bodega Burger Co. from 4 to 6 p.m.
Rugby Tailgate 3 p.m. Field
Rugby! Black and Blue Match featuring the Pygmies vs. the Ancestors. 4:30 p.m. on the Athletic Field.
QUASAR Meet and Greet 5 p.m. La Raj
Undie Run 5:30 p.m. Field
Alumni Reunion - Earth and Environmental Science and the Bureau of Geology, 1307 Lopezville Rd., 5 to 8 p.m.
Alumni Reunions -- Chemistry, Biology, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Macey Center upper lobby, 6:30 to 9 p.m.
Alumni Reunion -- Math Department, 1226 Calle de Lago, 6 to 8 p.m.
Alumni Reunion - Petroleum Engineering and Chemical Engineering, 7 p.m. at the Balch residence, Call 835-5412 for directions.
Waffle Rave 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. SAC
Bonfire 9:30 p.m. Mud Bog pit
The Vigilante Band at the Capital Bar; Live music at the Bodega Lounge. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.