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Northwest Missouri State University


Alumni and Friends

Homecoming 2017

October 16-21, 2017

Homecoming at Northwest is a week-long celebration each October featuring athletic events, entertainment and plenty of opportunities for everyone to show their Bearcat spirit. Homecoming events are open to all Northwest students, alumni, faculty, staff, families and friends, and community members. This site contains all the information anyone would need to enjoy the Northwest Homecoming experience.

Schedule of Events:

Event

Time

Location

Wednesday, Thursday September 20-21

Olio, Emcee, and Skit Tryouts 6-10 p.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Friday, September 29

On-campus entry forms are due 5 p.m.

Office of Student Involvement or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu

Friday, October 6

Off campus entry forms are due 5 p.m. Office of Student Involvement
or homecmg@nwmissouri.edu

Monday, October 9 - 13

Royalty Voting  All Day  Computer Voting on CatPaws

Sunday, October 15

Hanging of Banners Noon JW Jones Student Union 
Variety Show Technical Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Monday, October 16

Judging Office Decorating Noon-5 p.m. University Offices
Canned Art Set-up  10 a.m.-2 p.m. JW Jones Student Union, 2nd Floor 
Banner and Canned Art Judging 3 p.m. JW Jones Student Union
Variety Show Dress Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Tuesday, October 17

Variety Show Dress Rehearsal 5 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Wednesday, October 18

More Info to Come  7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Thursday, October 19

Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts
Royalty Crowning 9 p.m. (End of Variety Show) Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Friday, October 20

Walk Out Day Celebration More Info to Come  More Info to Come 
International Flag Raising Ceremony 2 p.m. Joyce and Harvey White International Plaza
Variety Show 7 p.m. Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, October 21

Parade 9 a.m. See Parade Route View PDF
Bearcat Zone After Parade  Tailgating Lots Near Stadium
Bearcat Football
Northwest vs. Lindenwood
2 p.m. Bearcat Stadium

Sunday, October 22

Homecoming Awards Presentation 11 a.m. Charles Johnson Theater

Wednesday, October 25

Award Point Reveal Discussion 5 p.m. Colden Hall 3500