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For immediate release
September 27, 2010
Contact: Jim Tate 1-800-642-0684
Homecoming Parade Starts Hour Later
Marshall, Minn. — The Southwest Minnesota State University Homecoming parade will start at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2. The 11 a.m. start time is an hour later than usual.
The parade line-up will begin at 10 a.m. at Independence Park on Lyon St. The parade will go to Main St., turn north and end at Fifth St.
This year’s Homecoming theme is “Vote Stanger.”
After the parade, Ag Bowl events begin in the R/A parking lot at 2:30 p.m. The football game with Wayne State kicks off at 6 p.m.
Ben Nwachukwu and his Technology Resource Center staff assist all areas of the University
Registrar Pat Carmody is the 2017 Cowain Award Winner, and will receive a special medal during Commencement exercises May 6.
Dr. Dene Kay Thomas, president of Fort Lewis College and an SMSU alumna, is this year's Commencement speaker
The poetry of Philip Dacey and Leo Dangel will be celebrated at a memorial reading April 29 in the Conference Center Ballroom.