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Northwest Missouri State University


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The Office of Student Affairs was the 2011 winner of the Homecoming decorating contest. Staff members used the story of Hansel and Gretel and added a world of color to decorate the office.

The Office of Student Affairs was the 2011 winner of the Homecoming decorating contest. Staff members used the story of Hansel and Gretel and added a world of color to decorate the office.

Oct. 5, 2012

Departments, offices invited to compete in annual decorating contest

Northwest Missouri State University offices and departments have a chance to show their Homecoming spirit again this year with the Homecoming office decorating contest.   

Contest judging will take place throughout the work day on Monday, Oct. 29. Prizes will be awarded to the top three displays with prizes from Campus Dining totaling $150, $100 and $50, respectively.

The deadline to enter is Friday, Oct. 19. To enter contact the Office of Campus Activities at 660.562.1226 or send an email to homecmg@nwmissouri.edu.

The entries are judged on creativity, color, originality, use of the Homecoming theme and overall effectiveness. Participants should not use department funds to create their displays.

Northwest will celebrate its annual Homecoming week, “Superheroes and Villains,” Oct. 28 through Nov. 4. To view complete listing of events, contests and other activities throughout the week, click here.  


For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468