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UT Tyler 2013 Patriot Palooza Set for Aug. 23 – 31

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August 22, 2013

Media Contact:  Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)

August 22, 2013

UT Tyler will hold 2013 Patriot Palooza Aug. 23 – 31, Ona Tolliver, assistant vice president for student affairs and dean of students, announced.

Patriot Palooza is UT Tyler’s annual welcome week and provides all students with free food, concerts, movies and other social activities.

Events include:

Saturday, Aug. 24

• 7 p.m. University Center ballroom: All Freshman Casino Night.

Monday, Aug. 26

• 11:30 a.m. Harvey Lake deck: Back to School Barbecue Bash featuring live music by Matt Corey Band.

• 4:30 p.m. University Center patio: Swoopsation. Annual student organization showcase featuring live music by Down With Webster.

Tuesday, Aug. 27

• Noon UC theater: Movie Matinee.

• 6:30 p.m. Citizens 1st Bank-Perkins Soccer Complex: Patriots Orange and White Game with Comedic Magician featuring Michael Kent and Movie on the Pitch featuring The Great Gatsby.

Wednesday, Aug. 28

• 5:30 p.m. UC patio: Greek Life Roundup.

Thursday, Aug. 29

• 7 p.m. UC ballroom: Headphone Disco.

Friday, Aug. 30

• 3 – 6 p.m. Herrington Patriot Center pool: Pool Party.

For a complete list, visit the Patriot Palooza webpage.

For more information, contact Jennifer Skinner, student development specialist, 903.565.5796 or jskinner@uttyler.edu.

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