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Homecoming 2018
Oct 15th - Oct 20th, 2018

 

Monday, October 15:
Chalk the Hill – Co-Sponsored with Coloring Club
Groups will decorate a section of the sidewalk on the hill to show their organization’s talent and Homecoming spirit. Your section can match the Homecoming week theme (Roaring 20s), or just show off your Blue Jay pride. Groups will be able to decorate between 8 am – 4:30 pm, and judging starts at 5 pm. Sign your group up now at https://tinyurl.com/ChalkTheHill. Groups can sign up the day of the event as well, but if you sign up in advance you’ll be guaranteed a spot!


Tuesday, October 16:
Throwback Volleyball Game – Co-Sponsored with Blue Crew
7 pm, Historic Gym
Join us at the Volleyball game in Historic Gym at 7 pm to cheer on the Blue Jays and to show off your best throwback attire. The members of the 2018 Homecoming Court will be announced at halftime! Homecoming royalty voting will be available at this event.


Wednesday, October 17:
Field Day – Co-Sponsored with the Westminster Cheerleaders
6 – 8 pm, Mueller Leadership Hall
Mueller Leadership Hall will be transformed into an obstacle course from 6 – 8 pm, and teams of 6 will compete to see who’s got what it takes to be the best. Cheer on your friends as their teams compete, and sign up your own team as well. Go to https://tinyurl.com/WestMoFieldDay to register your team of 6 now! Homecoming royalty voting will be available at this event.


Thursday, October 18:
Homecoming Bonfire – Co-Sponsored with the Churchill Institute for Global Engagement
6 – 8 pm, behind the Churchill Institute
We’ll be hanging out behind the Churchill Institute house from 6 – 8 pm enjoying the fire pit and some delicious s’mores. Kick back and have a tasty treat, get a henna tattoo, and enjoy a relaxing evening with your fellow Westminster classmates. Homecoming royalty voting will be available at this event.


Friday, October 19:
Roaring 20s TGIF
5 – 7 pm, JCI
Celebrate the night before Homecoming 1920s style at our Roaring 20s TGIF! Get dressed up in 20s gear and ready for a good time, sing karaoke, stop by our photo booth, and play casino games to win tickets to enter prize drawings. Homecoming royalty voting will be available at this event, and this will be the last chance to vote for Homecoming King and Queen before the coronation ceremony at the game on Saturday!

Saturday, October 20:
Homecoming Tailgate – Co-Sponsored with the Alumni Office
10 am, Softball field
Get ready for the football game at our Blue Jay tailgate at the softball field. The meal plan brunch will be held at this tailgate instead of in the dining hall, so come hungry! Families, alumni, and anyone who does not have a meal plan will pay $10 to eat at the tailgate. There will also be a cash bar available. There will be BBQ, lawn games, a bounce house, and live band Remastered Disaster to build up the Blue Jay spirit before the football game.

Volleyball vs. Greenville
10 am, Historic Gym

Homecoming Football Game vs. Minnesota-Morris Cougars
12 pm, Kent & Judith Mueller Stadium
*ROTC will be at the game and will be shooting off a cannon every time the Blue Jays score
Cheer on the Blue Jays as they take on Minnesota-Morris in this year’s Homecoming game! Stick around for halftime to see the coronation ceremony as the 2018 Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned, and Athletics Hall of Fame inductees Tracey Braden, Jeff Borengasser, Rachel Backes ’12, Leigh Ann (Lutz) Harrigan ’14, and Tony Stephenson ’13 will be recognized.

Volleyball vs. MacMurray
4 pm, Historic Gym

Women’s Basketball Alumnae Game
7 pm, Historic Gym



Questions about Family Weekend 2018?
Contact Student Life at:  573.592.5242.


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