Spring Hill College Homecoming is April 22-25

Mon, 03/16/2009 (All day)

March 15, 2009

MOBILE – Spring Hill College alumni will return to the campus for “Homecoming on the Hill” April 22-25, 2009. The first event of the week is the annual Athletic Hall of Fame Dinner honoring outstanding alumni and student athletes. The reunion concludes on Saturday evening, April 25 with a Homecoming Celebration in the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center.

Spring Hill alumnus Patrick Balthrop (’79), CEO of Luminex Corporation in Austin, Texas, will speak at a luncheon on Thursday, April 23. Balthrop received the American Business Award for Best Executive in 2008. Luminex, a developer and manufacturer of biological testing technologies used in life sciences and diagnostic industries, was named one of Forbes' 25 Fastest-Growing Technology Companies in America.