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Homecoming 2015 is November 9th-14th

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HOMECOMING 2015: New York, New York: A Winthrop State of Mind

Monday, November 9, 2015

Paint the Town Garnet & Gold
Various locations, Rock Hill, SC
Kick off the week as we show our Eagle pride around Rock Hill and on the Winthrop campus, painting window store fronts Garnet & Gold. Sign up for a window here
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee

Chalk Your Spirit
Scholars Walk 
In conjunction with Paint the Town, come out and express your Eagle spirit in chalk!
Sponsored by Resident Students’ Association (RSA) and the Student Homecoming Committee

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Homecoming Court Presentation
DiGiorgio Campus Center-The Edge
Come watch the announcement of the Homecoming court finalists. Voting for the 2015 King and Queen will begin immediately following the presentation.
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

RSA Banner Decorating Party
DiGiorgio Campus Center
Show your Winthrop Spirit by stopping by to decorate a Homecoming Banner! Music, fun and PRIZES! Banners will be displayed on campus throughout Homecoming; come build upon this lasting Winthrop tradition. Basic materials will be provided by the Resident Students' Association.
Sponsored by Resident Students’ Association (RSA)

Thursday, November 12, 2015

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! 
Sponsored by the Student Homecoming Committee, Gentlemen’s League and the Association of Ebonites

Friday, November 13, 2015

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
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Homecoming Concert
Byrnes Auditorium
Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 8:00 pm
Tickets are on sale during common time and cash and credit card are accepted. Online ticket sales for alumni will begin October 9th. More information click here

Saturday, November 14, 2015

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!
*PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at tailgate
Sponsored by Alumni Relations

Men’s Basketball vs. Hampton
Winthrop Coliseum 4 pm
Come out and support your Winthrop Eagles for the season opener! The 2015 Homecoming King and Queen will be announced during half-time.

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. For more information click here
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs


<October 2015>
1- 6th Annual Banned Book Reading
- 90's@Noon Membership Drive
- Candy Corn with the Pi's
- Career & Civic Engagement - Career Fair Info Table
- College Democrats Meeting
- I Woke Up Like This Registration
- Last 2015 Homecoming Court Interest Meeting
- PhotoVoice Panel Discussion and Reception
- PhotoVoice Reception
- Safe Zones training
- Sinfonia Sing-Off tabling
- Times Talk
- Winthrop Ambassadors Tabling Session
- World Vegetarian Day Awareness
2- Media Workshop
- Rain location for Wing War
- Wing War
- Winthrop Ambassadors Information Session
3- Administration of the SAT Exam
4- Jeffrey
- NAACP Pageant Interest Meeting
5- 4th Annual Art History Foreign & Classic Film Festival
- Faculty Series: Matthew Darsey, viola
- Friends of Dacus Annual Meeting
- Gents Vs. WU
- I Woke Up Like This Come Discover The Real You
- Interest Meeting
- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- Misconception of Black Greeks
- Step Practice
6- ACM Weekly Meeting
- Bake Sale
- Club Med meeting
- Homecoming Talent Show Auditions
- Housing First: A New Approach to Addressing Homelessness
- Interior Design Student Project Exhibition
- Monthly Athletic Training Club Meeting
- Ring Sales Day
- Rocking For Robbie
- Snow Skiing/Snowboarding Class - Info/Interest Meeting
- Special Event: Delta Omicron Presents: Contemporary Music Series
- Swagger Jack'd practice
7- Dining Services Advisory Board Meeting
- Homecoming Talent Show Auditions
- Jane Eyre
- NAACP Pageant Interest Meeting
- Ring Sales Day
8- Be Your Own Boss
- Career and Graduate School Fair
- Hercules Fun Run Advertisement
- Homecoming Talent Show Auditions
- Provost's Spotlight on Scholarship Series
- Psi Chi Graduate School Prep Series: The Application Process
- Sinfonia Sing-Off
- Step Practice
- Winthrop Ambassadors Information Session
9- NAACP Field Day
- Screening Committee
- SoulsNSubstance College Tour
10- Eagle Flicks: Minions
- Men's Soccer vs Presbyterian College
- MSC Member Retreat
- Sigma Alpha Epsilon: Talent Meets Culture
11- Jane Eyre
- NAACP Pageant Interviews
- Sigma Gamma Rho Executive Meeting
12- 4th Annual Art History Foreign & Classic Film Festival
- Has College Ruined My Faith?
- Interior Design Student Project Exhibition
- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- McNair Information Session
- Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
- Winthrop Ambassadors Information Session
13- Accessibility Awareness Fair
- Accessibility Awareness Fair RAIN LOCATION
- Beauties & Bruises
- Costume Sale
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Percussion Ensemble
- Fine Arts Lecture Series
- Men's Soccer vs Radford
- Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
- Safe Sex is the Best Sex
- Student Organization Training
- Study Abroad TME
14- Breast Cancer Awareness Program
- First Year Fall Festival
- NAACP Pageant Interviews
- Rape Aggression Defense (RAD)
- The Bryan Drake Show
15- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
- In High Demand
- Winthrop Ambassadors Information Session
16- Domestic Violence Task Force Workshop
17- Administration of the NBCC-NCE-Counseling
- Men's Soccer vs UNC Asheville
- Women's Soccer vs. Campbell
18- SIAC Cross Country Championships
19- Region College Fair
2021- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Flute Choir
- Interior Design Student Project Exhibition
- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- MSW Information Session
- Nightmare on Oakland - Costume Contest
- Women's Soccer vs Liberty
22- Common Book Speaker: Health, Poverty, Education
- Fine Arts Lecture Series
- NAACP: HIV/STD Testing
- Sigma Gamma Rho Halloween Bake Sale
23- Winthrop vs Radford
24- Administration of the GRE
- CPC Day
- CPC Day (rain location)
- Eagle Flicks: Jurassic World
- FCCLA Fall Leadership Conference
- Winthrop vs Liberty
25- RUF Ministry Team
26- Innovate Create Engage Initiative Lecture
- Innovate Create Engage Initiative Lecture Reception
- Interior Design Student Project Exhibition
- JC Bible Study
- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- Night of Cultural Resistance
- Size Does Matter
- Special Event: American Opera Theatre Presents: American Songbook
- The Media: Unscripted
- What's in Your Water? with Dr. Matt Heard
27- Family Feud
- Fine Arts Lecture Series
- Grad Finale
- Halloween Happenings & Fall Festival
- Music to My Ears
- SOAR Meeting
- Women's Soccer vs Presbyterian
- WUVOP Panel discussion
28- CNBC GOP Debate Streaming
- Grad Finale- Follow Up Day
- Men's Soccer vs Campbell
- Men's Soccer vs Coastal Carolina
- The 39 Steps
29- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Jazz Ensemble
- Teotihuacan: City of the Gods
- Wellness Fair
30- Arts Lab Class Event
- Blue & White Sigma Auction
- Teacher Education Induction Ceremony
- WUVOP Reunion Weekend
31- Eagle Flicks: Hocus Pocus
- Eagle Flicks: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
- Preview Day
- Reunion Weekend (Day 2)
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