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UNI Homecoming celebration is Oct. 12 - 18

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2015
Contact: 

Ashley Minshall, program coordinator, Maucker Union, ashley.minshall@uni.edu, 319-273-6849

Amy Mohr, associate director, Alumni Relations, amy.mohr@uni.edu, 319-273-2355

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, lindsay.cunningham@uni.edu, 319-273-2761

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Homecoming celebration will kick off Monday, Oct. 12, and continue through Sunday, Oct. 18. This year’s theme is "Once Upon a Time." Numerous events will take place throughout the week, including:

Monday, Oct. 12

- Homecoming Kick off, Lawther field, 5:30 p.m.

- Outdoor movie "Inside Out," Lawther field, 9 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 13

- Royalty Competition, Maucker Union Ballroom, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct 14

- Homecoming Picnic, Campanile Plaza, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

- Amazing Race Traditions Challenge, Alumni House, 5 p.m.

- Casino Night (student participation only), Maucker Union, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct 15

- Javier Colone performance, Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, 8 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 16

- McLeod Madness, McLeod Center, 7 p.m.

- Pep Rally, McLeod Center, 8:30 p.m.

- Coffee and Kisses, Rod Library Bistro, 11:30 p.m. - 1 a.m.

- Campaniling, Campanile Plaza, midnight

Saturday, Oct. 17

- Panther Pacers Homecoming 5K, Intramural Fields, 8 a.m.

- Homecoming parade, UNI campus, 11 a.m.

- All-Alumni Tailgate in partnership with HyVee Fan Zone, West of the UNI-Dome, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.

- Student Tailgate, Bender field, 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

- UNI Football vs. Western Illinois, UNI-Dome, 4 p.m.

- UNI Volleyball vs. Drake, McLeod Center, 7 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 18

- UNI Soccer vs. Indiana State, Cedar Valley Youth Soccer Complex, 1 p.m.

For a complete list of Homecoming week events, visit uni.edu/homecoming.