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Homecoming 2016 is November 7th-11th

 

 

HOMECOMING 2016 

Monday, November 7, 2016

Paint the Town
Community Concourse 10am-6pm 
Show your school spirit and sign your student group or group of friends to paint the Windows of DIGS and the West Center. See the Winners here

WU Spirit Letters and Announcement of Homecoming Court 
Find out who made Homecoming Court and won Paint the Town. Then decorate your own paper mache W and U, to add some WU spirit to your room or apartment. All supplies will be provided. 
Richardson Ballroom 8 p.m.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Election Night Watch Party 
Richardson Ballroom 6:30 p.m. 
Dr. Disney will be speaking on the Electoral College, food provided by Ararmak and this is a Cultural Event. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 

Eagle Madness Pep Rally
West Center 9:30 p.m. 
T-shirts to the first 500 students. 

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Garnet & Gold Patrol 
Student Alumni Council will be on the patrol handing out citations to those caught not wearing Winthrop colors, or gear. 


So WU Got Talent? Homecoming Talent Show
Tillman Auditorium 7 pm
The Homecoming Talent Show is one of the most anticipated and well-attended events of the year. You will not want to miss out on this homecoming tradition, where Winthrop’s most talented students compete for bragging rights, and a chance to win a grand prize!  This year's show is hosted by Darren "Big Baby" Brand from MTV's Wildin' Out. 

Friday, November 11, 2016

Garnet & Gold Friday
All around the World, All day
Show off your WINTHROP PRIDE! Wear Garnet and Gold and let everyone know who you’re supporting. Send your photos to wualumni@winthrop.edu 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Block Party 
Richardson/Wofford Circle 6 p.m. 
Join the party outside for food trucks, novelties and more. 

Women's Basketball vs NC Wesleyan Battling Bishops
Coliseum  7 p.m. (Free to Winthrop Students with ID) 

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Tailgating
South Lawn, Coliseum
11 am-4 pm
Come out for this Homecoming Tradition with alumni, students and community members. Don’t forget the basketball game starts at 4pm. Let’s GO EAGLES!  The tailgating policy is available here.
*PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at tailgate 
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Volleyball vs. UNC Asheville Bulldogs 
(Senior Day) 
Coliseum 1 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)

Men's Basketball vs Ferrum College 
Coliseum 4 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)
Tickets can be purchased here
Homecoming Court presented at halftime 

NPHC Step Show
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
One of the biggest Homecoming traditions on Winthrop’s campus is this sell-out event.Tickets are $15.00 at the door.  
Questions contact ofsa@winthrop.edu  
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs

 

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<April 2017>
SMTWTFS
1- 2nd Annual WUABJ Mass Communication Bootcamp
- The Great Release Day
- The Great Release Day
- Winthrop Dance Film Festival
- Winthrop Opera Production
- Winthrop Softball vs. Longwood
2- Mass meeting
- Proof
- Winthrop Opera Theatre Production "Die Fledermaus"
3- PWI vs. HBCU
4- 2017 Fine Arts Senior Exhibition
- Academic Table Forum
- Common Book: Uncovering the Dark Secret of Poverty, Social Inequality and Mental Health
- French Film Festival: "Bande de filles" ("Girlhood")
- ONCA Student Information Panel
- Southern Politics
- Spa Night
- Swagger Jack'd Ticket Selling
- SWAT Tabling
- Tabling for SAVE
- Terpsichore Bake Sale
5- Call of Duty: Campus Warfare
- Financial Literacy Presentation
- Fraternity & Sorority Awards
- RSA General Body
- The Merchant of Venice
- Therapy Dogs
- Understanding Your Benefits Workshop
- Winthrop Baseball vs. Charleston Southern
6- Bikeathon Kick-Off
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
- Film Showing: "A Beautiful Mind"
- Fulbright Information Session
- Immigration and Us: How New Immigration Policies Affect the Local Community
- International Bazaar
- It's on Us Tabling
- LOEC Weekly Meeting
- NAACP Bake Sale for Smiles
- Student Series: Tuba Studio Recital
- Summer School Tabling
- Swagger Jack''d Ticket Selling
- Tabling for SAVE
- Winthrop MORE Interest Event
7- 29th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- CPC T-shirt sale
- Design and Illustration Thesis Show
- LEAD 120A
- LEAD 120A Break out Groups
- Lip Sync Battle
- M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition Part I
- New Member Presentation
- Phi Beta Sigma New Member Presentation
- Student Organization Bootcamp
- The Sinfonia Sing-Off!
- Winthrop Baseball vs Presbyterian College
- Winthrop Softball vs. Campbell
- WUG Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony
8- Crown 5K
- Eagle Club Schlorship Auction
- Eagle Flicks Student''s Choice Film: Moana (RAIN LOCATION)
- GRE Subject Test Examination
- Student Choice Movie (Moana)
- Winthrop Baseball vs. Presbyterian College
- Winthrop Lacrosse vs Radford
- Winthrop Softball vs. Campbell (DH)
- Young Gents Academy
9- Medal of Honor in the Arts Awards Banquet
- The Merchant of Venice
- Winthrop Baseball vs Presbyterian College
10- 2017 Fine Arts Senior Exhibition
- 29th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- ADPi Scholarship Week
- African Night
- MFA Thesis Exhibition Part I
- Sigma Breaks the Stigma
- Sigma Breaks the Stigma Edu Event
11- Bioinformatics: Turning Biological Data into Knowledge for the Benefit of Humanity
- Akt Like a Nupe
- Clara Paulino, Associate Professor
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Clarinet Choir
- French Film Festival: "La Marquise d'O"
- Jewelry sale
- Jostens Ring Event
- Phi Nu Pie A Nupe
- Reverse Career Fair
- Student Thank You Note Project Day 1
- Summer School Tabling
- SWAT Game Night
- SWAT Tabling
- Take Back the Night
- WA Launch Interest Meeting
- Walk-A-Mile In Her Shoes
- Wellness Screening
- Winthrop Baseball vs. The Citadel
- Winthrop Softball vs. Furman
12- Ease Your Mind
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphony Orchestra
- Jostens Ring Event
- Mass Communication Recognition Dinner
- Morri Creech Poetry Reading
- Population Health Book Reveal
- Professional Development
- Student Thank You Note Project Day 2
13- 14th Annual Ring Ceremony
- 2017 Earth Day Fair
- 2017 Earth Day Fair (Rain Location)
- Autism Awareness
- Don't Touch My Hair: A Healthy Hair Panel
- Financial Aid 101
- Jewelry sale
- Kinetic Fever Showcase
- Math Appreciation
- Nupes Never Cheat
- Student Thank You Note Project Day 3
- Tabling Event
- WUG Artist Talk: M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition Part I
14- DSU Installation Ceremony
- Faculty Conference/Graduate Faculty Assembly
- GLoBAL Queer Prom
- INBRE Distinguished Lecture Series
- Kappa Alpha Psi: Snapchat Scavenger Hunt
- MSW Information Session
- Phi Mu Alpha Formal
- Spring Craft & Egg Hunt
- Spring One-Act Festival
15- Autism Charity Walk
- Charlotte Independence v. Pittsburgh Riverhounds
- Disney Ball
- Light It Blue! Autism Awareness Walk
- Powder Puff Football game
- Spring One-Act Festival
1617- 2017 Fine Arts Senior Exhibition
- 29th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- MFA Thesis Exhibition Part I
- Tabling for Ratio Christi
- The Black Community & Religion
18- Artist Presentation
- Chi Omega Info Party Tabling Event
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Chorale, Winthrop Chamber Singers and Winthrop Collegiate Choir
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Horn Choir
- French Film Festival: "Monsieur Lazhar"
- If You Really Knew Me
- Paint Your Heart Out
- Palmetto Focus: Race
- Political vs. Social Rights: Comparing Constitutions in the US and Mexico
- SAC End of Year Celebration
- Scaffold Sit
- Smart Stuff Study Break
- Stress Fest
- Supervisor Meeting
19- "Living With Disaster"
- ArtsLab
- Financing Workshop
- Hip Hop Makes Me Feel Pt. 2 : In Between the Lines
- NPHC exec meeting
- RSA General Body
- Sophomore Workshop Series: So What Happens Now?
- The Challenge
- The Syrian Refugee Crisis Today
- Whitton Speaker Series
- Winthrop Baseball vs. Wofford
- Winthrop Book Club
- Winthrop Lacrosse vs. Gardner-Webb
- Winthrop University Democratic Candidate Forum
20- Bake Sale
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphonic Band
- Faculty Series: Corey Lovelace, soprano
- Financing Workshop
- Lemonade Sale
- Modern Day Veteran Breaking the Stigma
- Muslim Students Association Interest Meeting
- Omega Psi Phi Informational
- People, Parks, and Power: The Ethics of Conservation-related Resettlement
- Roddey McMillan Record Newspaper Tabling
- Science of Beer
- Snack off (Bake Sale)
- Snow Cone Sale
- SSS Tabling
- Student Life Awards Ceremony
- Tri Beta's Spring Plant Sale
- Unity Roundtable
- We Are Winthrop (Friends for Unity)
- Yoga & Chill
21- Friends of The Conservatory Series: Chartwell Dutiro, mbira
- Honors Symposium
- Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia''s American Music Recital
- Poison-Ivy Party
- Showcase of Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors (SOURCE)
- SOURCE
- Student Choreography Showcase
- Winthrop vs. Liberty
- WUchella
- WUCycle!
22- A Swag Show
- College Democrats of South Carolina Annual Convention
- Doughnut Dub 4
- Mid-Cab
- NBCC Administration
- Winthrop Lacrosse vs Liberty
- Winthrop Softball vs. Liberty
- WU Competitive Gaming Club: Doughnut Dub 4
- WU Competitive Gaming Club: Doughnut Dub 4
23- Am I the Right Fit?
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Wind Symphony
- Gamma Beta Phi 2017 Induction Ceremony
- NAACP Freedom Fund Gala
- Phi Kappa Phi Initiation
- Plain Jane meeting
- Student Choreography Showcase
- The Shallows: Dive-In Movie
24- 29th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- 5th Congressional District Special Election Third Party Candidate Forum
- Spa Night
- Special Event: Carolinas Wind Orchestra
- St. Vincent Study Abroad Bake Sale
- The Finals Detox
- Video Production Club presents Annual Film Festival
25- Faculty/Staff/Retirees Ceremony
- Interior Design Senior Exhibition
- Teddy Bear Tea Party
- Teddy Bear Tea Party - Rain Location
- Therapy Dogs
- Winthrop Baseball vs. Davidson
26- Late Night Breakfast
- M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition Part II
27- WUG Artist Talk: MFA Thesis Exhibition Part II & Part III
28- Advanced Sexual Assault Training
29
30- May Commencement
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