HPU Spring Family Reunion

The HPU Spring Family Reunion, scheduled for February 20, 2021, has been postponed. A new date and other details will be announced when finalized.

Postponed Until Further Notice

Howard Payne University has announced the postponement of its Spring Family Reunion, originally scheduled for this Saturday, Feb. 20. The move was prompted by the American Southwest Conference’s decision to postpone competition through February 21 due to extreme weather conditions.

A rescheduled date and other related details will be announced when finalized.

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 The HPU Spring Family Reunion will feature a tailgate celebration with music by Austin Upchurch ’16 and his band prior to the HPU football game vs. McMurry University at Gordon Wood Stadium.

The Tailgate will start at 10 a.m. and kick-off is at noon/12:00 p.m.

Food, music and a ticket to the game are free if you pre-register!

As part of university-wide procedures for health and safety, HPU will institute appropriate COVID-19 spread mitigation measures for attendees. Attendees will be required to complete a COVID-19 Campus Access Screening Form when they arrive. Guests will also be required to wear a face mask and practice appropriate social distancing.

2020 Alumni Award Honorees

Distinguished Alumnus: Dr. Ronnie W. Floyd ’78

Outstanding Young Graduate: Edward E. Cody ’10

Medal of Service: Dr. Richard A. Jackson ’60

Coming Home Queen: Ramona Tennison Akins ’52

Grand Marshal: Dr. Elizabeth Ellis Wallace ’71

Dr. José Rivas Distinguished Service Award: Griselda Rivas Stearns ’67

2020 Honorees will be celebrated at an invitation-only luncheon. 

For overnight accommodations visit:

Gold Sponsors

Wendlee Broadcasting

Willie’s T’s

Visit Early Texas

Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce

Bruner Auto Group

Underwood’s Bar-B-Q 

Navy Sponsors

TexasBank

Painter & Johnson Financial

United Supermarkets

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Dr Pepper

White Sponsors

Citizens National Bank

MC Bank

Partner Sponsors

Smith & Sharpe Agencies

Save-the-Date for the HPU Spring Family Reunion

The HPU Spring Family Reunion will be held on February 20, 2021. 2020 honorees will be invited as special guests. 

The HPU Spring Family Reunion will feature a tailgate celebration with music by Austin Upchurch and his band prior to the HPU football game vs. McMurry University at Gordon Wood Stadium. More details will be shared when available.