Student Events Set for Homecoming 2018

Displays of spirit, talent and community service will highlight 2018 Homecoming activities for Arkansas Tech University students.

The week of activities will culminate in a Great American Conference football match-up between the Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys and the Southwestern Oklahoma State Bulldogs on Saturday, Oct. 20.

Admission to the football game, which begins at 2 p.m., will be free with a valid ATU identification card.

Student events for ATU Homecoming are listed below.

Pep Rally
Monday, Oct. 15
9 p.m.
Thone Stadium at Buerkle Field
Homecoming court announcement and spirit stick competition for residence halls and registered student organizations

Tech’s Got Talent Preliminaries
Tuesday, Oct. 16
8 p.m.
Witherspoon Auditorium
Contestants vie for the ATU 2018 talent competition title

Party at the Tower
Wednesday, Oct. 17
4 p.m.
Hindsman Tower
Food, games, music and giveaways

Greek Step Show
Wednesday, Oct. 17
9 p.m.
Tucker Coliseum
A dance competition for sorority and fraternity bragging rights

Play Unified
Thursday, Oct. 18
4-6 p.m.
Hindsman Tower
A Homecoming tradition of service as ATU students play games with athletes from Special Olympics of Arkansas

Big Money Bingo
Thursday, Oct. 18
8 p.m.
Witherspoon Auditorium
Presented by Student Activities Board; prizes will include televisions, iPads, gift cards, ultimate outdoor packs and more

Tech’s Got Talent Finals
Friday, Oct. 19
8 p.m.
Witherspoon Auditorium
There can only be one champion; cheer for your favorite

Party at the Plaza
Saturday, Oct. 20
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Centennial Plaza
Get ready for the game with a tailgating celebration outside Thone Stadium at Buerkle Field and a free concert by ATU alumnus Lance Carpenter

Homecoming Queen Crowning
Saturday, Oct. 20
1:30 p.m.
Thone Stadium at Buerkle Field
The 2018 ATU Homecoming queen is crowned in continuation of a decades-long tradition

Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys vs. Southwestern Oklahoma State Bulldogs
Saturday, Oct. 20
2 p.m.
Thone Stadium at Buerkle Field
Great American Conference football action

More information about student activities during Homecoming 2018 at Arkansas Tech is available at www.atu.edu/homecoming.

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