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Homecoming Information

2015 Homecoming King and Queen  

Homecoming Court Finalists

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Finalists for Queen 

 Ashley Colliins Name: Ashley Collins
Classification: Senior
Major: Social Work
Interesting fact: My initials are ABC
Hometown: Rock Hill, SC
 Myckayla Gaillard Name: Myckayla Gaillard
Classification: Senior
Major: Biology
Interesting Fact: I love, love, love being a Peer Mentor
Hometown: Sumter, SC
 Coryn Owens Name: Coryn Owens
Classification: Senior
Major: Middle Level Education with concentrations in Social Studies and Science
Interesting fact: I spent last summer interning in our nation's Capitol.
Hometown: Greer, SC
 Alexis Williamson Name: Alexis Williamson
Classification: Junior
Major: Special Education (LD/ED)
Interesting Fact: I am addicted to happiness! I always have a smile on my face or I am always laughing at something.
Hometown: Florence SC

Finalists for King

 Damon Dean Name: Damon Dean
Classification: Junior  
Major: Business Administration, Healthcare Management
Interesting Fact: I was an Orientation Leader.
Hometown: Charleston, SC
 Dillon Donalds Name: Dillon Donolds
Classification: Senior
Major: Political Science
Minor: African American Studies
Interesting Fact: I love extreme sports
Hometown: Florence SC
 DeAndre Ishmael Name: DeAndre Ishmael
Classification: Senior
Major: Integrated Marketing Communication
Interesting Fact: I am a twin!!
Hometown: Summerville, SC
 Victor Volious Name: Victor Volious
Classification: Senior
Major: Mass Communication
Minor: Marketing
Interesting Fact: I have a radio show called The Low Down
Hometown: Columbia, SC

      Voting will begin after the Court Presentation on 11/10 at 11:00am at the Edge.

Click here for rules regarding campaigning. 

Winthrop Royalty will be asked to represent Winthrop University at the following events:

  • MLK Day of Service on January 19, 2016
  • Spring Involvement Fair on Tuesday, January 27, 2016
  • Leadership Institute for First-Timers (L.I.F.T.) on February 20, 2016
  • Preview Day on February 27, 2016 
  • Worldwide Winthrop Day on April 9, 2016 
  • Host a DSU Open Mic Night


Please direct all questions to Pam Varraso at 269 DiGiorgio Campus Center,

803-323-2248  or



<November 2015>
1- C.R.O.P.
- The 39 Steps
2- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- Student Life Professional Development Session
- The Dating Game
3- Decorate your own cupcake fundraiser for Special Olympics
- It's Game Time
- LT meeting
- MLK Day Penny Wars
- Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Fellowships & Awards
- Pi Kapp's Fall Fling
- Sex Talk and Blow Pops
- Sex Talk and Blow Pops: The Prequel
- Student Foundations Exhibition
- Student Organization Training
- The Game of Life: It's A Hard Knock Life
4- Film Screening: Watermark
- RUF Large Group
- Student Life Professional Development Session
- What Not To Wear!!!
5- Council for Exceptional Children
- For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide: When the Rainbow is Enuf
- SEAC Weekly Meeting
- Student Peace Alliance Call Out Meeting
- Teacher Ed Info Session
- Tutor Interest Meeting
- Underexposed Film Festival: Sci-Fi Animation
- Winthrop College Republicans: Meeting
6- "The New South: Shifting Cultural Norms" town hall meeting
- Chair Chats with Southern Democratic State Party Chairs
- Interdisciplinary Studies Water Conference
- Kickin' it with the Poodles
- Parent's Night Out
- Step Practice
- Teacher Ed Info Session
- Tim's Town Hall with U.S. Sen. Rand Paul
- Tri Sigma Dodgeball Tournament
- Winthrop vs Gardner Webb
7- Administration of the SAT Exam
- Adminstration of the MPRE
- Eagle Flicks: Cinderella
- Extended Gallery Hours for Interdisciplinary Studies Water Conference
- Geocaching event
- Interdisciplinary Studies Water Conference
- Winthrop University Water Conference
- Winthrop vs UNC Asheville
8- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Brass Ensemble
9- Church of Christ Campus Ministry Interest Meeting
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Jazz Guitar Ensembles
- Finance 101: Money Under 30
- LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future
- Man + Land + Water
- Step Practice
- Student Foundations Exhibition
10- Book Sale
- Cans-giving: Thanksgiving Food Drive
- Career Spotlight Series
- DSU Board Meeting
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Chamber Orchestra
- Fine Arts Lecture Series
- Homecoming Court Presentation
- Homecoming Talent Show Dress Rehearsal
- MHR at USC
- MLK Day Student Leader Info Sessions
- Paint the Town Table
- Phi Alpha Theta Induction
- Pie an Athletic Trainer/Coach
- Pride Sampler
- Quidditch Fundraiser
- RSA Homecoming Chalk Your Spirit
- Tutor Interest Meeting
- Winthrop vs NC Central
11- A Sea Change
- Dining Services Advisory Board Meeting
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Clarinet Choir
- Faith and Reason: Friends or Enemies?
- Open Mic Night
- RSA Homecoming Banner Decorating Party
- RUF Large Group
- Step Practice
- T'is the Season With Alpha Delta Pi
- Winthrop Ring Day
12- Bake Sale
- Battle of the Classes
- Campus Flu Clinic
- Cans-giving: Thanksgiving Food Drive
- Club Med meeting
- Common Book Event: Dr Deana Morrow
- DIY Jewelry fundraiser
- Documentary film showing - The Widowmaker
- GLoBAL Bake Sale
- Life Blooms Eternal
- MAT & MAT5 Information
- MLK Day Student Leader Info Sessions
- Pie-A-Professor
- Step Practice
- Student Allocations Training
- Veterans Day Ceremony
- Winthrop Dance Theatre
13- Athletics-Upcoming Events
- Brotherhood Bubble Soccer
- Homecoming Author signing
- South Carolina Retirement Seminar
- Spotlight on Scholarship: Dr. Jason Silverman
- Winthrop vs Presbyterian
14- Homecoming Tailgating
15- Innovate Create Engage Initiative Lecture
- Winthrop Dance Theatre
16- Geography Awareness Week: Mapping the Winthrop Community
- Hunger and Homelessness Panel
- Meet Your State Legislators
- Student Foundations Exhibition
- Taste of the World
- Writer's Block
17- A Premiere Party
- Arts For Life Donation Drive
- Cans-giving: Thanksgiving Food Drive
- Geography Awareness Week: Mapping the Winthrop Community
- International Tea
- MAT & MAT5 Information
- MLK Day Student Leader Info Sessions
- Non-Supervisor EPMS Training
- RAIN LOCATION for Vegan Smoothie Sale
- The Mask You Live In- Documentary Screening
- The Significance of Tea
- Tribeta Fundraising
- Vegan Smoothie Sale
- Winthrop vs Truitt-McConnell
18- Criminology Speaker Series
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphony Orchestra
- Geography Awareness Week: Mapping the Winthrop Community
- International Education Week Movie/Panel
- MSW Information Session
19- Arts For Life Donation Drive
- Ben Carson Campaign- Student Led
- Beta Beta Beta Fundraising
- Cans-giving: Thanksgiving Food Drive
- Club Interest Meeting
- Geography Awareness Week: Mapping the Winthrop Community
- Great American Smokeout
- Greek 101 Table
- Innovation Panel
- International Education Week Speaker
- Making Holiday Cards for Soldiers
- Marathon fencing
- MLK Day Student Leader Info Sessions
- Non-Supervisor EPMS Training
- Plain Jane Bake Sale
- Plain Jane Executive Meeting
- Resume Workshop
- SAI Doughnut Sale
- Sex and Morality in the Middle Ages
- Snow Skiing/Snowboarding Class - Registration Meeting
- The Cat Walk
- The Iowa Amish School Controversy: 50th Anniversary of The Photograph that was Worth More than 1,000 Words.
- Winthrop College Republicans: Meeting
- Winthrop University Writers Reading Series
20- Art Education Capstone Show Opening
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Wind Symphony
- Fall One-Act Festival
- Student Organization Training
- Winthrop vs Jacksonville State
21- Fall One-Act Festival
- Interfaith Dinner
- New Member Presentation
- Quidditch Fall Hill Games 2015
2223- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Chorale
- Jazzercise
- NAACP Town Hall Meeting
24- Make your own Dream Catcher
- Preparing and Applying to Medical School
- Senior Art Education Exhibition
25262728- Winthrop vs NC Central
2930- Church of Christ Campus Ministry Bible Study
- Senior Art Education Exhibition
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