Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
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The University of Texas at Tyler
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Tyler "Totally Awesome '80s" 2009 Homecoming Set
The University of Texas at Tyler will hold 2009 Homecoming Oct. 12 – 17, Dr. Howard Patterson, vice president for student affairs, announced.
“Totally Awesome ‘80s Homecoming” events include:
Wednesday, Oct. 14
- 2 – 11 p.m. University Center Ballroom: ‘80s Movie Marathon.
Thursday, Oct. 15
- 7 – 10 p.m. UC Ballroom: Patriot Idol singing competition featuring UT Tyler students.
Friday, Oct. 16
- 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ornelas Activity Center: Distinguished Alumni Luncheon.
- 5 p.m. Irwin Field - Baseball Complex: Patriot Tailgate Party.
- 7 p.m. Irwin Field - Baseball Complex: Alumni Baseball Game.
Saturday, Oct. 17
- 11 a.m. Sports Café: Red River Shootout Watch Party.
- UT Tyler women’s soccer game at 6 p.m., followed by men’s soccer game at 8 p.m.
- 9 p.m. UC Ballrooom: ‘80s Homecoming Dance.
For a complete list of homecoming activities, visit www.uttyler.edu. For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.