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Homecoming Week 2017

10/16/2017

2017 Homecoming Week Calendar of Events

Overall Theme: Proud of our Roots

Subtheme: 90s Retro

Monday, October 30

  • Daily Scavenger Hunt with Murray the Gnome (announced on social media)                      Social Media
  • Office & Dorm Door Decorating Contest Begins – Based on Theme/90s Retro                   
  • Pumpkin Carving/Painting Contest – multiple categories (prizes awarded Tuesday)           10am-1pm
  • Games on the lawn (time for students to trade in another team shirt for a MSC shirt)       4pm-7 pm

Tuesday, October 31

  • Daily Scavenger Hunt with Murray the Gnome (announced on social media)                      Social Media
  • Costume Contest – Prizes given for Costumes and Pumpkin Carving Contest                      12:30pm
  • Costume Game – Campus wide softball tournament lead by baseball                                 1:30-3:30pm
  • ZOMBIE RUN – ending with a Bonfire (burn other team shirts)                                            7pm-until

Wednesday, November 1

  • Daily Scavenger Hunt with Murray the Gnome (announced on social media)                      Social Media
  • Murray History Walk (Learn more about MSC History with Mr. Rodden)                             1:30pm
  • Women’s & Men’s Basketball Game                                                                                      5:30pm-until
  • Aggie Bash! - Homecoming “After party” with a 90s Retro theme                                       8:30-10:30pm

Thursday, November 2

  • Daily Scavenger Hunt with Murray the Gnome (announced on social media)                      Social Media
  • Junior/Senior Preview Day –  Local High School Students visiting campus                           8am-Noon
  • Movie Night in Tishomingo                                                                                                     6:00 pm
  • Announce Winners from Office/Dorm Door Decorating Contests on Social Media             3:00pm

Friday, November 3

  • Daily Scavenger Hunt with Murray the Gnome (announced on social media)                      Social Media
  • MSC Spirit Day (Continuation of History Walk and an Alfalfa Bill photo booth)                    2:00pm
  • Homecoming Tailgate- Live Band, Games and Free Food!                                                     3pm-5pm
  • Women’s & Men’s Basketball Game – WHITE OUT!!                                                            5:30 pm-until
  • Homecoming Coronation Ceremony (between games)                                                       

 

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