Homecoming & Family Weekend welcomes Shenandoah graduates, friends and families of current students for three days of special events, performances and intercollegiate athletic games. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.su.edu/events for details.
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October 25, 2014
Student Homecoming Tailgate Party is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sprint Field at Shentel Stadium parking area. All activities are free for all students, including a concert by the pop/punk band Don’t Look Down (Shenandoah alumni). The first 50 students through the gate receive free Homecoming 2014 T-shirts. Show proper SU I.D. Ride in the mechanical bull rodeo competition; top times receive Visa gift cards ($100, $50 & $25). A Corn Hole Tournament begins at 11 a.m.; prizes go to top-placing teams. Pre-register for the tournament at https://docs.google.com/a/su.edu/forms/d/1Yq3GcrnplE_fIDtckrM3RKfgUmqkyehGGRyfEdLXNYM/viewform?usp=send_form Use your meal plan or pay $5 for admission to the food tent. You’ll get a wristband at gate. Food by Sodexo includes bratwurst, hamburgers and other tailgate classics. Individuals 21 and older can purchase drink tickets at the gate. You can pre-pay for the tailgate food tent in the Brandt Student Center between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, Oct. 20 to 24. Contact email@example.com
October 25, 2014 – October 26, 2014
Student Homecoming Dancebegins at 10 p.m. at the Bright Box Theater (15 N. Loudoun St., third floor, downtown Winchester). Tickets are $5 per SU student, $10 non-Shenandoah student, and space is limited. Tickets are on sale in the Brandt Student Center between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and 5 and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, Oct. 20 to 24 – or until tickets are sold out. Students 21 and older receive 2 drink tickets at the dance entrance (included in the $5 ticket price). Additionally, beer is available for $3, wine is $4 and mixed drinks are $5 each. Saturday night, shuttle vans will take students from the Brandt Student Center main entrance to Shenandoah’s Feltner Building on Loudoun Street, running continuously from 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. so you can first enjoy a dinner at one of the wonderful restaurants downtown.
October 26, 2014
Homecoming & Family Weekend welcomes Shenandoah graduates, friends and families of current students for three days of special events, performances and intercollegiate athletic games. Classes of 1964, 1969, 1974 and 1984 gather for special reunions. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.su.edu/events for details.
Rides to Sacred Heart Catholic Church are offered to students by students. Meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Brandt Student Center main entrance to arrive for 11:15 a.m. mass. Contact Catholic Campus Ministry President John “Tyler” Garner at email@example.com FREE
Homecoming & Family Weekend University Chapel @ Noon service is in Goodson Chapel / Recital Hall. The ecumenical service is open to all students, faculty, staff and members of the Winchester community. The UC@N discussion continues over brunch in the Allen Dining Hall. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Cornfield Maze & Pumpkin Picking at the Pumpkin Patch at Wayside Farm in Berryville begins when the van leaves Armstrong/BSC parking lot at 12:30 p.m. Be back on campus around 5 p.m. Bring a camera, and wear comfortable walking shoes (no sandals). Trip is free; bring money for pumpkins, etc. The trip may include a stop at the Shenandoah River Campus at Cool Spring for s’mores. Contact Shenandoah Outdoor & Adventure Recreation (SOAR) coordinator & outdoor education instructor Alice Morgan at 540/542-6533 or email@example.com FREE
Kappa Kappa Psi Fall Recital begins at 3 p.m. in Goodson Chapel / Recital Hall. This is a “studio class” format in which audience members are welcome to critique performances. KKPsi hopes this will help members prepare for their juries. The program will include both instrumental and vocal works. FREE
Annual Parker Haunted House is open to all Shenandoah students from 7 to 10 p.m. on the third floor of Parker Hall. Tour guides will meet you at the door to take you to the butcher shop, zombie room and other rooms that are too grotesque to describe. Yes, there will be candy. Contact Head RA Cody Diehl at firstname.lastname@example.org FREE