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UT Tyler Homecoming

UT Tyler Homecoming

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Oct. 5-10, 2015
Monday, Oct. 5
7:30-9 a.m. Patriot Professionals Breakfast hosted by Alumni Relations, UC 3rd floor (invitation only)
5-7 p.m. Homecoming Kick-Off Launch at the Lakes-Harvey Lakes
Hosted by Delta Gamma
Live Music by Doorway & Free Food!
Human Banner Competition
8:30 p.m. CAB Glow-in-the-Dark Capture the Flag-Harvey Deck
Tuesday, Oct. 6
11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble
11 a.m.  Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Begins-UC Info Table or Online
12:30 p.m. Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #1-Sports Café
5 p.m. CAB Comedy Night ft. Mo Amer-Sports Cafe
6-7 p.m. Live Speaker Broadcast ft. Al Roker, hosted by NSLS, UC Theater
Wednesday, Oct. 7
11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble
11 a.m. Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Continues-UC Info Table or Online
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Grad Fair with Alumni Relations Outside Barnes & Noble
noon Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #2-Sports Café
2 p.m. Patriot Paddle-Harvey Lakes
5 p.m. Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #3-Sports Café
6:30 p.m. Rec Sports Cornhole Tournament-Intramural Field
8:30 p.m. CAB Movie Night by the Lake-Jurassic World (rainsite UC Ballroom)
Thursday, Oct. 8
11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble
11 a.m. Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Continues til 5 p.m.
UC Info Table or Online
12:30-1:30 p.m. Emerging Leader Workshop hosted by the Leadership & Service Ambassadors, UC 3140
12:30-1:30 p.m. CAB Bingo-Sports Cafe
4-6 p.m. Library Open House, 3rd Floor
7 p.m. Patriot Idol Finale-UC Theater
Friday, Oct. 9
all day #WearYourPatriotPride Wear UT Tyler spirit gear all day, no matter where you are in the world! Post a picture of yourself in orange and blue on social media with the hashtag #WearYourPatriotPride and we will repost your pictures and give out prizes to participants all day long!
2 p.m. Patriot Paddle Rain-out Date-Harvey Lakes
4-8 p.m. Student Organization Golf Cart & Tent Decorating for Spirit Competition-Soccer Field Parking Lot
4-7 p.m. Alumni After Hours at Republic Icehouse, hosted by Alumni Relations
7:30 p.m. Family Weekend Movie Night ft. Jurassic World, UC Theater
Saturday, Oct. 10
noon-2 p.m. Family Weekend Lunch
UC Ballroom
1:00 p.m. Alumni Volleyball Game
1:30-4:30 p.m. Patriot Alley Tailgate-Lot 16 near soccer fields. Reserve spots in advance: (setup begins 12:30 p.m.)
3:30 p.m. Golf Cart Parade
Begins in front of HPC
Travels to the Soccer Field Parking Lot
Tailgate Tent Judging Begins
Homecoming Carnival Begins-fun for all ages, free food
Soccer Field Parking Lot
4 p.m. Women's Soccer Game-Perkins Soccer Complex
6 p.m. Men's Soccer Game-Perkins Soccer Complex
*7 p.m. Winners Announced at Half-time of Men's Soccer Game
Spirit Competition and Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Winners
Soccer Field
* Times subject to change depending on times of the soccer games. Announcements will be made at half-time of the men's game, so please be flexible.


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