UT Tyler Office of News and Information
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Tyler 2010 Homecoming Set
October 8, 2010
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
News and Information
The University of Texas at Tyler
The University of Texas at Tyler will hold 2010 Homecoming Oct. 18 – 23, Ona Tolliver, assistant vice president for student affairs and dean of students, announced.
“Coming Home Again” events include:
Wednesday, Oct. 20
• 2 p.m. Harvey Lake: Patriot Paddle canoe races.
Thursday, Oct. 21
• 7 – 10 p.m. University Center Auditorium: Patriot Idol singing competition featuring UT Tyler students.
Friday, Oct. 22
• 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ornelas Activity Center: Distinguished Alumni Luncheon.
• 5:30 p.m. Irwin Field - Baseball Complex: Patriot Tailgate Party.
• 6:30 p.m. Irwin Field - Baseball Complex: Faculty/Staff vs. Students and Alumni Softball Game.
Saturday, Oct. 23
• 1:30 p.m. Soccer Field: Homecoming Carnival/Patriot Alley opens.
• UT Tyler women’s soccer game at 2 p.m., followed by men’s soccer game at 4 p.m.
• 6:30 p.m. Intramural Field (corner of Old Omen Road and University Blvd.) Suddenlink, CBS 19 and UT Tyler present “Concert on the Boulevard” featuring Bailey Grey with special guest Midnight River Choir.
For a complete list of homecoming activities, visit http://www.uttyler.edu/sll/campusactivities/homecoming.php. For more information, contact Hannah Buchanan, 903.565.5769.