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UTM 2011 Homecoming theme is ‘Viva Las Martin’

UTM 2011 Homecoming theme is ‘Viva Las Martin’
The University of Tennessee at Martin will celebrate its annual homecoming, Oct. 3-9, with a “Viva Las Martin” theme.
Annual events, including the rope pull and pyramid building competitions, pep rally, awards dinners and alumni reunions, return with Las Vegas flair.
Quad City, with its live music, petting farm, college tents and Skyhawk Walk, will be open to the public from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 8 in the quad. The Skyhawks will face Austin Peay State University at 2 p.m. Oct. 8, in Graham Stadium.
The following is a schedule of events for homecoming week:
Monday, Oct. 3
• 4 p.m., Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
Tuesday, Oct. 4
– Greek Day
• 4 p.m., Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
• 7 p.m., Lip Sync, Pacer Pond
• 8:45 p.m., Homecoming Court announcement
Thursday, Oct. 6
– Faculty and Staff Day
• 4 p.m., Rope Pull, Pacer Pond
• 7 p.m., Public Relations Student Society of America’s Womanless Beauty Review, Watkins Auditorium, Boling University Center
• 7:30 p.m., Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church (admission)
• 8:30 p.m., Lip Sync (rain date), Skyhawk Fieldhouse
Friday, Oct. 7
– Blue and Orange Day
• 3:15 p.m., Rope Pull championships, Pacer Pond
• 6 p.m., Alumni Awards Dinner, Dunagan Alumni Center
• 6 p.m., Skyhawks vs. Eastern Illinois (volleyball), Skyhawk Fieldhouse
• 7:30 p.m., Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church (admission)
• 8:30 p.m., Pyramid and Pep Rally, Elam Center (admission)
Saturday, Oct. 8
• 7:30 a.m., Letterwinner’s Breakfast and Hall of Fame Inductions, Student Life Center (admission)
• 10:30 a.m., Quad City opens, featuring the Webb Dalton Band
• 11 a.m., Football team’s Skyhawk Walk, Quad by Paul Meek Library
• 11 a.m., Skyhawks vs. SIU Edwardsville (volleyball), Skyhawk Fieldhouse
• 2 p.m., Skyhawks vs. Austin Peay State University, Graham Stadium
• 5:30 p.m., Softball Reunion, Bettye Giles Field
• 5:30 p.m., Black Alumni Reception/Dinner, Boling University Center
• 6 p.m., Young Alumni Reception, Olivia’s Opera House
• 7:30 p.m., NPHC Step Show, Elam Center (admission)
• 7:30 p.m., Dessert Evening, First United Methodist Church (admission)
Sunday, Oct. 9
• 10 a.m., “Walk in the Quad”
• 10:30 a.m., Homecoming Brunch, Skyhawk Dining Hall, Boling University Center (admission)
For more homecoming information, visit www.utmforever.com.

WCP 9.20.11

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