Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
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The University of Texas at Tyler
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Tyler 2008 Homecoming Set
The University of Texas at Tyler will hold its 2008 Homecoming Oct. 6 – 11, Dr. Howard Patterson, vice president for student affairs, announced.
Thursday, Oct. 9
- 7 – 10 p.m., Herrington Patriot Center: Patriot Idol singing competition featuring UT Tyler and area high school students.
Friday, Oct. 10
- 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Ornelas Activity Center: Distinguished Alumni Luncheon.
- 5:30 p.m., Irwin Field - Baseball Complex: Patriot Tailgate Party. Features hot-air balloon rides and a car and motorcycle show.
Saturday, Oct. 11
- 8:30 – 11:30 a.m., Ornelas Activity Center: 3rd Annual Leadership Alumni Conference. Features area educational leaders.
- Noon, Perkins Soccer Complex: Sky-divers to deliver game ball.
- UT Tyler men’s and women’s soccer games to begin at 1 p.m.
For a complete list of homecoming activities, visit www.uttyler.edu.
For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.
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