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Marietta, GA 30060


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Office Hours

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Homecoming Events

Homecoming Schedule of Events

*Schedule is subject to change and new events may be added.

Look for updated schedules in later flyers.*


Pre-Homecoming Celebration

This event is sponsored by CAB, and Hornet Pride.

When: Saturday January 25, 2014

Time: 2:00pm –Women’s and 4:00pm- Men’s…. SPSU vs. Brenau University

Location: Basketball Gymnasium

Description: Are you pumped for Homecoming?! If not then come to the Pre-Homecoming Celebration and get pumped! We will be having free food, games and giveaways to get you ready for the week full of Homecoming events. Come have a good time with everyone!


Welcome to Vegas: Countdown to Homecoming Kick-Off Event

This event is sponsored by CAB and the Student Life Office.

When: Monday, January 27, 2014

Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Lower level of the Student Center

Description: Are you ready for THE ULTIMATE GREEN & WHITE experience aka Homecoming?! Well if you are or are not ready for some exciting, school spirited F-U-N by this time, then head over to the Lower Level of the Student Center for a fun-filled celebration to learn more about Homecoming activities as we countdown to the official start of Homecoming. Also don’t miss out on the big announcement of your Mr. and Ms. SPSU finalists.


Green Hornet

This event is sponsored by SPSU Cheer Team and Hornet Pride.

When: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Time: All Day

Location: Various Spots on Campus

Description: University Department members and students are giving away FREE, totally awesome, cool spirited stuff for you to enjoy and use during the homecoming and athletic seasons. Be sure to wear green to show your school spirit and if spotted you could have a chance to win one of these great prizes. Visit the bookstore on Monday January 27, 2014 for 10% of any SPSU items to wear on Green Hornet Day.


Chalk Off

This event is sponsored by CAB

When: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Time: 11:00am- 2:00pm drawing time

Location: In front of Student Center around Globe

Description: Here’s a chance for organizations to promote themselves and show some school spirit by chalking our concrete by The Globe. Who will have the best work?


MGM Grand Comedy Night: Mark Normand

This event is sponsored by CAB, Student Life and Homecoming Committee

When: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Time: 8:00pm

Location: Student Center Theater

Description: Come and enjoy a night of laughter while supporting our local food bank by bring two can goods or a dollar for entre into this event.


Voting Day

This event is sponsored by Student Government Association (SGA)

When: Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Time: All Day

Location: Various Spots on Campus

Description: We need your vote to decide who should be this year’s Mr. & Ms. SPSU and each court class! Although voting for the court begins the day before, this is our way of making sure you (the students) know that your vote counts!


Faculty/Staff vs. Students Volleyball Game

This event is sponsored by Recreation and Wellness and Athletics

When:Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Time: 7:30pm

Location: Gymnasium

Description: Think you have lots of Volleyball skills and want to show them off? This is your chance to play against your favorite faculty or staff member and win one for the student body! Sign up to play in the Student Life Office and make sure you bring your game! If you don’t want to show off your skills on the court, just come watch the game and show off your school spirit forparticipation points!


Glow Ball Dodgeball Tournament

This event is sponsored by Recreation and Wellness

When: Thursday, January 30, 2014

Time: 7:30pm

Location: Recreation and Wellness

Description:Get your game on! Dodgeball + Black Lights =Awesome. Get together your friends or roommates to create a team or join an open team. Any currently enrolled student can play in the tournament, just go to the Recreation and Wellness center for more information and to sign up.


Pep Rally and “Yell Like Hell”

This event is sponsored by Athletics and CAB

When: Friday, January 31, 2014

Time: 4:00pm

Location: Gymnasium

Description: S-P-S-U! Clap! S-P-S-U! Clap! … We’re having a pep rally! Just like the high school days but with a SPSU spirit spin. Come out and enjoy the Yell Like Hell Competition while being introduced to your Homecoming court finalists and more. Participate and be blown away as you and your peers “yell like hell” for spirit points at this exciting chant/cheer competition


Homecoming Tailgate

This event is sponsored by The SPSU Alumni Association

When: Saturday, February 1, 2014

Time: 11:00am

Location: The Gymnasium Parking Lot

Description: Wish there was a place on campus where you could grill out and kick-back with your friends? Look no further! There is a traditional Tailgate where alumni will bring their own grills. We will also have inflatables so feel free to bring your kids or younger siblings. This event is also sponsored by The Alumni Association so it’ll be a great chance to mix and mingle!


Homecoming Court Presentation & Crowning

This event is sponsored by Homecoming Committee

When: Saturday, February 1, 2014

Time: Halftime of Men’s and Women’s Game

Location: Basketball Gymnasium

Description: Eager to learn who will be your next Homecoming Mr. & Ms. SPSU and Dukes and Duchesses. You do not want to miss this event!


Athletic Events
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Baseball: SPSU vs. Lindsey Wilson College
Time: Noon
Location: S. Walter Kelly Sr. Memorial Field
Basketball: SPSU vs. Brewton-Parker College
Women’s Game
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Gymnasium
Men’s Game
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Gymnasium
Sunday, February 2, 2014
Baseball: SPSU vs. Lindsey Wilson College
Time: 1:00pm
Location: S. Walter Kelly Sr. Memorial Field


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