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Homecoming

2012 Indiana University Kokomo Homecoming

Schedule of Activities
  November 18th - November 23rd

Monday, November 18

Sheet Banner Contest

Student organizations will be making banners to show their cougar pride. Sheets, paint, and decorations will be supplied. You can decorate your sheets in Alumni Hall on Monday, November 11th and Wednesday, November 13th from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. All paints and supplies will be supplied. All sheets must be submitted to Student Activities by 9:00 a.m. on Monday, November 18th. Banners will be hung in the Kelly Center and each banner will have a code so that viewers can vote for their favorite banner from 12:00 p.m. Monday, November 18th until 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 22nd. Contact Maria Ahmad at maahmad@iuk.edu for more information.

Rules:

1. Pick up your sheets in the Student Activities Office starting Monday, November 11th until Friday, November 15th.

2. Come to Alumni Hall to decorate sheets on Monday, November 11th and Wednesday, November 13th from 5-9pm. All paints and supplies will be provided- and there will be Music!

3. But also feel free to decorate on your own!

4. In order to participate in the contest, sheets must be submitted to the Student Activities Office by 9:00am on Monday, November 18th.

5. Voting on sheets will start from 12:00pm on Monday, November 18th until 4:00pm on Friday, November 22nd.

6. The Homecoming Committee reserves the right to refuse any videos that are deemed inappropriate


T-Shirt Exchange

11-1 p.m.
Kelley Student Center (outside bookstore)

Exchange another college t-shirt that is not an IU shirt and get your new IU Kokomo Homecoming t-shirt for FREE! The table will be located outside the bookstore in the Kelly Center.

Tuesday, November 19

Flag Football Tournament
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Grass area by Hunt Hall parking

A single-elimination bracket flag football tournament for student organizations to compete. Each team needs a minimum of 5 players to play. Not a part of a student organization? No problem, simply stop by the Student Activities office upstairs in the Kelly Center room 210 to sign up. Come out and watch from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Hosted by Student Athletics and Wellness Board. Contact Kory George at kogeorge@iuk.edu for more information.

Wednesday, November 20

Fast-A-Thon
6:00 a.m. – 5:20 p.m.
Location: N/A

Help raise awareness about hunger and funds for Kokomo Urban Outreach by fasting from 6:00 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. Local business will be donating $1-$5 per student. The more students that pledge to fast, the more money collected to fight hunger.  A FREE meal will be provided at 5:30 p.m. for those who fast. Hosted by Cougar Advocates for Diversity. Contact Maria Ahmad at maahmad@iuk.edu for more information.

CANstructure
Time: TBD
Alumni Hall

Collect you cans and show your creativity by building a structure solely out of cans. Structures will be displayed in Alumni Hall.

Thursday, November 21

Cell Phone Video Contest
12:00 p.m. deadline for submission, 6:00 p.m. showing time
Kresge Auditorium

Get your chance to be on the big screen! Student organizations will be creating videos to show the campus what tradition means to them. Videos must be under two minutes in length and all shooting must be done by a cell phone camera. Submissions are due by 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 21st and will be shown at 6:00 p.m. prior to the showing of the movie We Are the Millers. Screening of We Are the Millers- Sponsored by Student Union Board. For more information, contact Maria Ahmad at maahmad@iuk.edu.

We're the Millers
Kresge Auditorium
IU Kokomo Campus
7:00 p.m.

Watch the movie "We're the Millers" starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudekis.  Free admission.

Friday, November 22

Homecoming Dance
8:00 p.m.
Knight of Columbus at Wildcat Creek Golf Course
1631 Foxfire Ln, Kokomo, IN 46902
Register Online - www.myiuaa.com/IUK-Homecoming

Come walk the “Red Carpet” for an evening of dancing and fun on Friday, November 22, 8p.m. – 11p.m.  Enjoy a semi-formal event with hor d’ voures, desserts, drinks, and a cash bar.  Tickets are $10 per person or $15 per couple, with a special gift for the first 50 to purchase tickets.  Other special surprises are being planned.  Come out and enjoy a special evening with your fellow Cougars.

Must 18 or older to attend.  Only IU Kokomo students and their guest allowed admittance.  Must bring student ID for admittance and state issued ID to purchase alcohol. To purchase your tickets, visit www.myiuaa.com/IUK-Homecoming.

Saturday, November 23

Alumni Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Social Hour, 9:45 a.m. program
Alumni Hall, IU Kokomo Campus
Register online - www.myiuaa.com/IUK-HallofFame

Celebrate the accomplishments and service of the inaugural class of the IU Kokomo Alumni Association Hall of Fame during the Hall of Fame Brunch. The morning starts at 9am with a bloody mary and mimosa reception followed by a chicken and waffles brunch. Show your spirit by coming in your best Indiana University sportswear. 

During the program, we’ll honor our 2013 Hall of Fame class – Alex Huskey, John Wisler, Eva White, Judy Golitko and Chuck Bucheri. Following brunch, we’ll head to the new downtown IU Kokomo Gymnasium for the Homecoming basketball game versus Point Park.

Tickets for the brunch are $10 with a cash bar for the reception. Homecoming game tickets are available for purchase for $5. Purchase online at www.myiuaa.com/IUK-HallofFame.


Men’s Basketball vs. Point Park
Noon
IU Kokomo Gymnasium
Corner of Apperson Way and Superior St. in downtown Kokomo

Cheer on the Cougars as they face Point Park (Pittsburgh) in the Homecoming match-up!  

Admission is $5 for fans 10 and older and free for children under 12.  Students, faculty and staff are free with IU Kokomo ID.  

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