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Homecoming Information

 

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Homecoming 2016 is November 7th-11th

 

 

HOMECOMING 2016 

Monday, November 7, 2016

Paint the Town
Community Concourse 10am-6pm 
Show your school spirit and sign your student group or group of friends to paint the Windows of DIGS and the West Center. See the Winners here

WU Spirit Letters and Announcement of Homecoming Court 
Find out who made Homecoming Court and won Paint the Town. Then decorate your own paper mache W and U, to add some WU spirit to your room or apartment. All supplies will be provided. 
Richardson Ballroom 8 p.m.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Election Night Watch Party 
Richardson Ballroom 6:30 p.m. 
Dr. Disney will be speaking on the Electoral College, food provided by Ararmak and this is a Cultural Event. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 

Eagle Madness Pep Rally
West Center 9:30 p.m. 
T-shirts to the first 500 students. 

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Garnet & Gold Patrol 
Student Alumni Council will be on the patrol handing out citations to those caught not wearing Winthrop colors, or gear. 


So WU Got Talent? Homecoming Talent Show
Tillman Auditorium 7 pm
The Homecoming Talent Show is one of the most anticipated and well-attended events of the year. You will not want to miss out on this homecoming tradition, where Winthrop’s most talented students compete for bragging rights, and a chance to win a grand prize!  This year's show is hosted by Darren "Big Baby" Brand from MTV's Wildin' Out. 

Friday, November 11, 2016

Garnet & Gold Friday
All around the World, All day
Show off your WINTHROP PRIDE! Wear Garnet and Gold and let everyone know who you’re supporting. Send your photos to wualumni@winthrop.edu 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Block Party 
Richardson/Wofford Circle 6 p.m. 
Join the party outside for food trucks, novelties and more. 

Women's Basketball vs NC Wesleyan Battling Bishops
Coliseum  7 p.m. (Free to Winthrop Students with ID) 

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Tailgating
South Lawn, Coliseum
11 am-4 pm
Come out for this Homecoming Tradition with alumni, students and community members. Don’t forget the basketball game starts at 4pm. Let’s GO EAGLES!  The tailgating policy is available here 
*PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at tailgate 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Volleyball vs. UNC Asheville Bulldogs 
(Senior Day) 
Coliseum 1 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)

Men's Basketball vs Ferrum College 
Coliseum 4 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)
Tickets can be purchased here
Homecoming Court presented at halftime 

NPHC Step Show
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
One of the biggest Homecoming traditions on Winthrop’s campus is this sell-out event.Tickets are $15.00 at the door.  
Questions contact ofsa@winthrop.edu  
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs

 

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