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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.
Jan Loft has been named Dean of the College of Arts, Letters and Sciences at SMSU.
Four SMSU students will present their undergraduate research at the state Capitol rotunda on Feb. 26.
A conference about emergency preparedness as it relates to unique populations will be held March 20 in the Conference Center Ballroom.