2023 Homecoming Weekend

Nov. 10, 2023
Homecoming Awards

The last weekend in October was a very memorable one for Wildcat alumni as they came back to Tucson for Homecoming weekend 2023.

Homecoming was chock full of events kicking off with the lighting of A-Mountain and ending with the annual Eller College Tailgate and football game against UCLA. 

The weekend also included the alumni-favorite Alumni Awards Breakfast, where Eller alumni are recognized for their successes beyond the Eller College. 

Alumni Awards Winners for 2024 were: 

  • Rahul Mitra, Outstanding Young Alumni Volunteer Award
  • Shuzie Chen, Outstanding Young Alumni Volunteer Award
  • Fabio Mire, Wildcat Career Champion Award
  • Hayley Schwartz, Wildcat Career Champion Award
  • John Jenkins Jr., Wildcat Career Champion Award
  • Brett Farmiloe, Marvin D. Swede Johnson Award
  • Gary Munsinger, Professional Achievement Award
  • Jay Nunamaker, Extraordinary Faculty Award
  • Beatriz Mendez Gandica, Distinguished Citizen Award
  • Steve Hilton, Sidney S. Woods Alumni Service Award
  • Carolyn Thompson, Advocacy Award

Homecoming weekend is always filled with fun and togetherness at the Eller College and this year’s certainly did not disappoint!