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Saint Martin's Homecoming Weekend 2023

We are thrilled to welcome you to the Saint Martin’s Lacey campus to celebrate Saint Martin’s 2023 Homecoming Weekend, February 24-26! Join your fellow Saints to celebrate our outstanding community through an array of events, games, and activities over the course of this fun-filled weekend.

Events schedule

Friday, February 24th

Thurston County Alumni Chapter Homecoming Welcome Reception

6:00 p.m. O'Blarney's Irish Pub
Kick off Homecoming Weekend by joining the Thurston County Alumni Chapter for a no host social.

Saturday, February 25th

Distinguished Alumni Awards Brunch

10:00 a.m. Charneski Recreation Center
Five alumni have been selected for the Distinguished Alumni honors. Join us in recognizing the following:

Professional Achievement:

  • Adele Ducharme '92, MSN'98
  • Gerry Gallagher '83
  • Jeanne Firstenburg '95
  • Dr. Steven J. Olson '70

Service to Saint Martin's:

  • Joseph "Joe" Williams HD'21
Coffee with the Monks

1:00 p.m. Skeel Atrium, Ernsdorff Center
Join members of the monastic community, fellow alumni, and friends for an afternoon complimentary coffee break following the Distinguished Alumni Brunch.

Saints Athletics Hall of Fame/Hall of Honor

3:00 p.m. Charneski Recreation Center

Hall of Honor:

  • 2013 Softball Team

Outstanding Contributors:

  • Mike '69 & Jeannie Dahl
Warming Up with the Saints

4:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Worthington Center

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Women's & Men's Basketball vs. Northwest Nazarene

5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Marcus Pavilion

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Sunday, February 26th


11:00 a.m. Abbey Church

Get your tickets for Warming Up with the Saints and the basketball games!

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Questions? Contact us

Office of Institutional Advancement

The mission of the Office of Institutional Advancement is to promote Saint Martin’s University’s cause among its alumni, parents and friends; raise funds in support of Saint Martin’s University’s Benedictine educational mission and its priorities; and build strong relationships between Saint Martin’s and its various constituencies.