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Peru State College 150 Events

Click here or navigate the links below to learn about the exciting events scheduled for Peru State College’s Sesquicentennial.

Upcoming Alumni and Foundation Events

The NAA works to bring alumni together by providing opportunities for involvement. Alumni events, such as reunions and Homecoming activities, connect alumni to the College and to each other. In addition, other opportunities coordinated by PSC athletics and the Peru State College Foundation are included below.


Basketball and Bobcat Backers Gathering

January 13, 2018

Former Bobcat basketball players and Bobcat Backers are invited for a day of food, fun and hoops.  You’re invited to a hospitality suite featuring complimentary appetizers throughout the games hosted by the Peru State College Foundation.

Bobcat Basketball vs. Mount Mercy
Women play at 12 p.m.
Men play at 2 p.m.
Hospitality room available through both games.

An invitation from Coach Bob Ludwig!

To receive free game tickets and a suite pass, please RSVP for yourself and your guests on or before January 10 by emailing Deborah Solie at or by calling (402) 872-2304.

Men’s basketball is hosting a fish fry at Zack’s the evening of January 13.  Everyone is welcome to attend! More information to follow.


Bobcat Alumni Chili Feed

February 3, 2018

You are invited to the Peru State National Alumni Association Annual Chili Feed!

Al Wheeler Activity Center
Bobcats vs. Benedictin College

Women’s game begins at 2 p.m.
Men’s game begins at 4 p.m.

Chili will be served at 2:30 p.m. with halftime entertainment provided by Gary’s Tumbling.  Fall student-athlete recognition will occur during the day.

Prospective students will be on campus during the Chili Feed as part of Admissions’ Winter Tailgate event! Alumni and friends are invited to talk with students and join them on campus tours. Share your Peru State story and impact a high school student on this special day! Learn more about the admissions’ event and how to bring a prospective student to campus.

Free will donation accepted.

Register on the Foundation website (click here) or by calling (402) 872-2304 by January 31.


Tampa, FL Alumni and Friends Gathering

February 15, 2018

You’re invited!  Tampa Alumni and Friends Gathering
Thursday, February 15
6-8 p.m.

Join fellow Bobcat alumni and friends for food, fun and fellowship.

Cigar City Brewing
3924 W Spruce St.
Tampa, FL 33607

Featuring an update from Dr. Dan Hanson, PSC President and Jerry Joy (’64), former Head Coach and Dean of Students, as well as a chance to visit with Elaine Hanson, PSC First Lady, Steve Schneider, Athletic Director and Football Head Coach, and Todd Simpson (’15), CEO, PSC Foundation.

Hosted appetizers with one drink ticket included. Cash bar. Private brewery tour costs $8 per person and includes a souvenir glass and beer flight. Pay for tour at the event.

Parking available next to the building and overflow parking available across the street.

RSVP for yourself and your guests by Friday, February 9 using the online registration form (click here) or by calling (402) 872-2304.


Phoeniz, AZ Tailgate and Spring Game

March 2018

Join fellow Bobcat alumni and friends for food, fun and baseball.  Tailgate featuring complimentary appetizers and beverages prior to the game hosted by the Peru State College Foundation.

Additional information coming soon!

Kansas City Royals Tailgate and Game

Friday, July 20, 2018

Tailgate  5 p.m.
Royals vs. Twins  7:15 p.m.

Join fellow Bobcat alumni and friends for food, fun and baseball under the lights.  Tailgate featuring complimentary appetizers and beverages prior to the Royals baseball game hosted by the Peru State College Foundation.

Tickets are $40 per person
Parking passes available for $10 per car (park by the tailgate)
Tickets are located in section 244 in the shade.

To ensure your tickets for the game – please RSVP for yourself and your guests on or before July 6 by clicking here or by calling (402) 872-2304.

Annual Alumni Events

10, 30 and 50-Year Reunions

During Homecoming weekend of 2018 the Peru State Foundation will be hosting reunion celebrations for the 10, 30 and 50 -year reunions.  Alumni from the graduating classes of 1968, 1988 and 2008 are invited back to campus to celebrate their graduation milestone! Members of 1967, 1969, 1987, 1989, 2007 and 2009 are also invited to celebrate with their friends and classmates.

The event will include tours, dinner and mingling with classmates on Friday, October 5 and Homecoming festivities on Saturday, October 6, members can choose to take part in the parade if they wish. If you would like more information contact (402) 872-2304, or


Athletic Hall of Fame

Peru State College athletes, coaches and others honored as inductees into the Hall of Fame are recognized for their superlative achievements. They represent the legion of Bobcats who have contributed to Peru State College’s rich athletic tradition.

The purpose of PSC’s Athletic Hall of Fame is to foster an appreciation of the past, an enjoyment of the present and an anticipation of future memories to be made by the Bobcat’s flourishing 9-sport athletic program. Each year a dinner and induction ceremony is held to honor these athletes.  The date for the 2018 dinner is September 21 and the induction will take place on September 22.