2013 Student Homecoming Week Schedule


Saturday, September 28

(+) Campus/Community Spirit Days Begin

  • All three items must be completed by 3pm on September 29.
    • Paint the Town
    • Chalk the Walk
    • Spirit Banners



Sunday, September 29

(i) McKendree Lacrosse at 10am; Leemon Field

(+) Change for a Change Bucket Inspection (3pm at Leemon Field)

(+) Bearcat Games (3:30pm at Leemon Field)

  • Mystery Event
  • Tricycle Races
  • Outdoor Dodgeball Tournament
  • Relay Races





Monday, September 30

Homecoming Parade Entries Due

Faculty/Staff Decorate Your Office Contest Begins (8am)

(+) Where’s Bogey? Event (1pm)

(i) Homecoming Week Kickoff Cookout (4pm)

(+) Spirit Banners Displayed/Judged

(+)(i) Team Trivia Night (8:30pm in the Lair)



Tuesday, October 1

Homecoming Ticket Discount Deadline (Tickets purchased after 10/1 are $10 each

(+) Change for a Change Buckets Due (Noon in the Lair)

(+) Where’s Bogey? Event (1pm)

(+)(i) Late Night Scavenger Hunt (9pm-12am at the Lair)





Wednesday, October 2


(i) Royalty Court Voting Begins on BlackBoard (12am)

(i) Sing for a T-shirt (Noon in the Quad – While supplies last) Show your spirit by singing the fight song to get a free t-shirt

(+) Where’s Bogey? Event (1pm)

(+)(i) McKendree’s Got Talent Variety Show (8:30pm in the Hett)



Thursday, October 3


(+) Bearcat Games: “Mashed Potato Diving” (12pm)

(i) Royalty Court Voting Ends on BlackBoard (3pm)

(+) Final Change for a Change Buckets Due (Noon in the Lair)

(i) McKendree Women’s Wrestling – Purple and White Wrestle-Off (6pm)





Friday, October 4


(+) Where’s Bogey? Event (1pm)

Decorate your Office Judging (3pm)

(i) Student Homecoming Dance and Coronation (8:30pm at MPCC; Tickets $10 at the door)

(i) Coronation (10pm)



Saturday, October 5

Homecoming Parade Lineup (10am)

(+)(i) Homecoming Parade (11am)

  • Floats will be judged during the parade

(i) Football Game (Leemon Field 1:30pm)

  • Homecoming Royalty Court announced in the pre-game ceremony
  • Faculty/Staff Office Decoration Winners Announced
  • Parade Winners Announced
  • Bearcat Award Winners Announced
  • Change for A Change Winners Announced