UT Martin homecoming heads west

UT Martin homecoming heads west

The University of Tennessee at Martin will celebrate this year with “A Wild West Homecoming,” Oct. 11-17. Homecoming 2010 will include the rope pull and pyramid building competitions, pep rally and two dedication ceremonies, among other events.
Quad City’s live music, kid’s carnival, reunion and college tents, a petting farm, carnival games, food and fellowship will be a focal point from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Oct. 16, in the Quad. At 2 p.m., Oct. 16, the Skyhawks will face Eastern Kentucky University at Hardy M. Graham Stadium.

The following is a schedule of events for homecoming week:
Monday, Oct. 11
• 4 p.m. – Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
Tuesday, Oct. 12
• 4 p.m. – Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
• 7 p.m. – Lip Sync Show, Pacer Pond
• 8:45 p.m. – Homecoming Court Announcement, Pacer Pond
Thursday, Oct. 14
• 4 p.m. – Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
• 7 p.m. – Public Relations Student Society of America’s “Womanless Beauty Revue,” Watkins Auditorium, Boling University Center
• 7:30 p.m. – Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church, admission
Friday, Oct. 15
• 2 p.m. – Alumni Center dedication in honor of Nick and Cathy Dunagan, Alumni Center
• 3:30 p.m. – Rope Pull Championship, Pacer Pond
• 7:30 p.m. – Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church, admission
• 8:30 p.m. – Pyramid and Pep Rally, Elam Center, $2 admission
Saturday, Oct. 16
• 7:30 a.m. – Letterwinner’s Breakfast and Hall of Fame Inductions, Student Life Center, Alumni Gym
• 9:30 a.m. – Chancellor’s Brunch, Paul Meek Library
• 10:30 a.m. – Special dedication in memory of Dr. Larry McGehee, the Quad
• 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Quad City
• 11 a.m. – Skyhawk football team’s Hawk Walk, Quad near Paul Meek Library
• 2 p.m. – Skyhawks vs. Eastern Kentucky University, Hardy M. Graham Stadium
• 5 p.m. – Softball Reunion and Oldtimers game, Giles Softball Field
• 5:30 p.m. – Young Alumni Reception, Alumni Center
• 7:30 p.m. – NPHC Step Show, Elam Center
• 7:30 p.m. – Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church, admission
Sunday, Oct. 17
• 10 a.m. – “Walk in the Quad”
• 10:30 a.m. – Homecoming Brunch, Skyhawk Dining Hall, Boling University Center
For more homecoming information, visit www.utmforever.com.

WCP 10.07.10

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