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Welcome to the Winthrop Homecoming and Alumni Reunion
Homecoming Information

 

Homecoming 2016 is November 7th-11th

 

 

HOMECOMING 2016 

More events and event details will be posted in September. 

Monday, November 7, 2016

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

WU Spirit Letters
Richardson Ballroom 8 p.m.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Election Night Watch Party 
Richardson Ballroom 7 p.m. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 

Eagle Madness Pep Rally
West Center 7 p.m. 

Thursday, November 10, 2016

 

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! 

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

Homecoming Walking Parade 5 p.m. 
Block Party at Richardson/Wofford Circle 

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 TBD
Coliseum 4 p.m. (Free to Winthrop students with ID)
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. Information regarding tickets will be posted in October. 
Sponsored by Sorority and Fraternity Affairs

 

GO EAGLES!
<August 2016>
SMTWTFS
123- COE Transfer Orientation
- COE Transfer Orientation - Breakout Sessions
- Transfer Family Orientation Academic Unit Meetings
- Transfer Family Orientation Campus Services Fair
- Transfer Family Orientation Check-In
- Transfer Family Orientation Choose Your Own Adventure
- Transfer Family Orientation Closing Event
4- Student Life Professional Development Session
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78- Student Life Professional Development Session
910- Graduate School Information Session
1112- Men's Soccer vs UNC
13- MPRE Administration
1415- 28th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- Academic Affairs Fall Leadership Retreat
- M.F.A Works in Progress
- Orientation for all new International Students
- President's Welcome
16- COE Faculty Assembly
17- COE Transfer Student Fall Orientation
- Fall Freshman Family Orientation
- LEAP Early Launch
18- COE Freshman Fall Orientation
- COE Freshman Fall Orientation - Breakout Sessions
- Graduate Welcome Reception
- Traditions 101 - Run through
- Transfer Student Social
19- Commuter Student Meeting
- Faculty Conference - Changed to Johnson Theater
- First Night Classroom Meeting
- First Night Winthrop
- SAC Retreat
- Transfer Trivia
- Transition to Winthrop Workshops
20- Rock The Hill
- WCCM Open House
- Welcome Week - Staying Safe in Your Campus Community
- ZuZu African Acrobats
21- Dining Services Welcome Back Event
- Men's Soccer vs Queens
- WCCM Campus Worship Service
- Women's Soccer vs Western Carolina
22- 28th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition
- COE Freshman Assembly
- Convocation 2016
- Convocation Ceremony 2016
- Convocation Community Picnic 2016
- Convocation Picnic 2016
- Council of Student Leaders Meeting
- M.F.A Works in Progress
- Traditions 101
- Transfer & Post-Traditional Student Meeting
- Undeclared Academic Assembly
- Winthrop History & Traditions
23- College Democrats First Meeting
- Come Get to Know Us!
- Diversity Meet and Greet
- Donuts with Dacus Library
- Ratio Christi Weekly Meeting
- Relationships 101
- Relationships 101 with Troy Spry
- Weekly Bible Study
- WELCM
24- 2016 Fall Poster Sales Event
- Her Campus at Winthrop Info Session
- LOL Comedy Show featuring Chico Bean, Yohance Collins, and Karlous Miller
- Pokemon Garnet and Gold
- Rehearsal
- Student Organization Training
- Taekwondo Information session
- WUCR MTG
25- College Panhellenic Council Recruitment Info Session
- Mentalist Joshua Seth
- Shakespeare Carolina Presents: The Taming of The Shrew
- Student Allocations Training
- Tacos with Transfers
- Taekwondo Information session
- WELCM
- WMC Interest Meeting
26- ASC Tutee Seminar
- Student Organization Training
- Welcome Back Bash
- Welcome Week - (Make up Session) Staying Safe in Your Campus Community
- Women's Soccer vs Coastal Carolina
27- Movie Night
- Water Balloon Fight
28- Neo-Soul Night w/ Ebony Stewart & Daniel Davis
- WMC Meetings
29- BCM Luau Advertisment
- M.F.A Works in Progress
- Meet & Greet
- PSTA Meet and Greet
- Welcome Cookout
30- 2016 Fall Vendor Expo
- ASC Alternate Tutee Seminar
- Bi-weekly Meeting
- Have an Inkcredible Semester!
- Kinetic Fever Meeting
- SAC Executive Meeting
- SAC Meeing
- Winthrop Taekwondo Club
- Women's Soccer vs SC State
31- Kinetic Fever
- Large Group
- Leadership Workshops
- Meeting
- NPHC Unwritten Rules
- RSA General Body Meeting
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