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Homecoming Information

2015 Homecoming King and Queen  

Homecoming Court Finalists

Click here to vote! 

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



<February 2016>
1- Charge Up Your Leadership
- Cozy by Kristin Smith Skees
- CPC Meetings
- FCA Weekly Meeting
- Illustration Exhibition
- Sale of PKP Spring Shirts
- Tau Kappa Epsilon Information Session
- Voices by Cat Del Buono
- Winthrop vs UNC Asheville
2- #FEARLESS Tabling and Photo Booth
- A Discussion on Foreign Affairs
- Aramark meeting
- AWC Meeting
- Career Spotlight Series
- Fearless
- Paint a Pot, Plant an Herb
- Photo Exhibit for Jeff Sheng
- SOAR Table
- TEC meeting
3- GLoBAL Weekly Meetings
- Love At First Sit: Speed Dating & Social Mixer
- Open Mic Night
- Relay for Life Zumba Night Fundraiser
- Ted Cruz Call Back
- Therapy Dogs in DIGS
4- 2016 Rock Hill Kidney Walk
- 2016 Spring Vendor Expo
- Coffee House Cru
- DSU Presents Open Mic Night w/ JR De Guzman
- Evolution of Science in the Media
- Mindfulness: You Are Here
- Provost's Spotlight on Scholarship Series
- SEAC Biweekly Meeting
- Student Illustration Show
5- "From Fundamental Fairness to Diversity" for the "Teaching You, Teaching Me" Series
- Cozy and Voices Opening Reception
- Drag WU
- IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
- Ratio Christi Special Event
- Women's Soccer Club info meeting
6- Administration of the Law School Admission Test
- Club Session
- Garnet and Gold Gala
- Mass Communication Bootcamp
7- Mass Meeting
- Super Bowl Watch Party
8- Cozy by Kristin Smith Skees
- Fine Arts Lecture Series: Art, Business and the Creative Spirit
- Illustration Exhibition
- Michael Gerson: Foreign Aid and the Race to the White House
- Unapologetically Educated
- Voices by Cat Del Buono
9- 2016 Rock Hill National Kidney Foundation Walk
- 50 Shades of Black
- Athletic Upcoming Events
- Awareness for Young Girls across the world
- Dimes for Disney
- Fencing Practice
- Gamma Beta Phi Chapter Meeting
- Jazz Night Ticket Sales Tabling
- Phi Alpha Theta Islam Series
- Relay for Life Krispy Kreme Fundraiser
- Spring 2016 Study Abroad Fair
- Teaching Fellows Drink Fundraiser for DC Trip
- The Vagina Monologues
- Winthrop College Democrats meeting
10- Dining Services Advisory Board
- Love Etc. The Documentary
- Open Mic Night
- So What Happens Now? Series
11- 2016 Rock Hill National Kidney Foundation Walk
- Come Find Out How the Gilman Award Can Help Pay for Study Abroad!
- Create-a-Critter
- Ebonite Valentine Bake Sale
- Financial Aid Night- York County High School Students
- Network Flight Plan
- St. Valentine's Day Command + D Sticker Sale
- Sweet Treat Mason Jars
- Teeter-Totter-A-Thon
- Valentine's Day!
- Winthrop Athletics Upcoming Events
- Winthrop vs Longwood
- WU Men ACROSS Interest Meeting
- WUNAACP Bake Sale
12- Breakdancer Snap Boogie
- Casual Friday
- Now and Then: NAACP Founders'' Day Celebration
- Quidditch Fundraiser
- Valentines Day Art Market
13- Debate Watch Party
- Winthrop vs Coastal Carolina
14- Friends of the Conservatory Concert Series: James O'Donnell, organ
- Weekly meeting with the Members
15- An Afternoon with the Presidents
- Cozy by Kristin Smith Skees
- Guest Artist Series: Orlando Cela, flute
- Voices by Cat Del Buono
16- Business Model Competition Promotion
- Collaborative Jewelry/Metals Exhibition
- Common Book: Health, Poverty and Education
- Death Café: Cake and End-of-Life Conversations
- Fine Arts Lecture Series: Jim Shore: Art, Business, and the Creative Spirit
- Hanging out with SAE
- McNair Orientation to Summer Research Experience
- Phi Alpha Theta Islam Series
- Ring Sales Day
- SAACS Girls Scouts Cookie Booth
- TEA fellows Poster Session
- Upcoming Events
- WFAE Public Conversation: SC Primaries
- What's the Difference?
17- Creative Writers Reading Series: Stephanie Elizondo Griest
- Education Career Fair
- Legally Blonde the Musical
- Networking Like A Boss
- Networking Like a Boss: Kissing Babies and Shaking Hands
- Open Mic Night
- Primary Preference Event
- Ring Sales Day
- Zeta Sigma Chi Interest Meeting
18- Career Showcase
- Graduation 101 Information Session
- House Hunters
- Student Allocations Training Session
- Tau Sigma Induction Ceremony
- Winthrop Athletics Upcoming Events
- Winthrop Softball vs Humber College
- Winthrop vs Coastal Carolina
- Yogurt Eating Contest Tabling
19- A Disturbed Generation
- Brazilian 2wins
- LEAD 120A Committee Meeting
- Winthrop vs Lasalle
20- LIFT Conference
- SAT Test Administration
- Softball Game
- Winthrop vs Lasalle
- Winthrop vs UNC Asheville
21- Guest Artist Series: Nancy Elton, piano
- Legally Blonde the Musical
- Winthrop vs Furman
- Winthrop vs Lasalle
22- Bake Sale Fundraiser: Autism Service Dog for Tanner!
- Campus Police and Wellness partnering with York County All on Board
- Collaborative Jewelry/Metals Exhibition
- Cozy by Kristin Smith Skees
- Innovate Create Engage Initiative Lecture - David Horth
- Trapped
- Voices by Cat Del Buono
23- Bake Sale Fundraiser: Autism Service Dog for Tanner!
- Business Model Competition Promotion
- Graduation 101 Information Session
- Phi Alpha Theta Islam Series
- SAACS Girls Scouts Cookie Booth
- Tabling for TAG day
- Thomas Sayre -Knowledge Park Public Lecture
- What is Socialism?
- Winthrop vs Radford
- Winthrop vs The Citadel
24- Gamma Beta Phi Chapter Meeting
- Miss Phi Beta Sigma Interest Meeting
- Open Mic Night
25- "I Ain't Got No Lunch"
- "Our History, Your History" Celebration
- Common Book Address with Dr Bob Best
- Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphonic Band and Winthrop Wind Symphony
- SAACS Girls Scouts Cookie Booth
- Spanish Club Tertulia club meeting
- Spinning for Sweets
- The End It Movement
26- Adidas Softball Tournament
- Attitudes and Skills for Student Affairs Career Success
- Business Model Competition Kickoff
- DSU Presents: Monday''s Mona Lisa
- Lean In : Uplifting Black Queens, One Crown at a time
- Special Event: The Spring Opera Production
- Winthrop Opera Theatre Production "Dialogue of the Carmelites"
- Winthrop vs Cincinnati
27- Adidas Softball Tournament
- Preview Day
- South Carolina Democratic Primary Watch Party
- Winthrop Opera Theatre Production "Dialogue of the Carmelites"
28- Adidas Softball Tournament
- Stateline Showdown 4
- Winthrop Opera Theatre Production "Dialogue of the Carmelites"
- Winthrop vs St. Francis
29- Collaborative Jewelry/Metals Exhibition
- Cozy by Kristin Smith Skees
- Voices by Cat Del Buono
- Why Black's Aren't Wanted
- Winthrop University Galleries - Artist Talk
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