Homecoming Events

  • 2019 Schedule

    September 29-October 5, 2019

    Wednesday, October 2 | Homecoming Parade Registration Deadline

    Sunday, September 29

    • 12:00 pm | Kappa Sigma Honor Flight 5K
    • 1:00 pm | Dragon Soccer vs. SMSU - Nemzek Soccer field 
        

    Monday, September 30

    Tuesday, October 1

    • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm | Marine Ecology Lab Open House - Langseth 005
    • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Office Decorating Judging - MSUM Campus
    • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Dragon Pride Photobooth - CMU Sungarden Lounge
    • 7:30 pm | Frederick Winters, Hypnotist - CMU Ballroom
    • Battleship Team Registration Due 
        

    Wednesday, October 2

    • 12:00 pm | Ice Cream Social - Campus Mall (Rain site, Center for the Arts)
    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm | Pi Your Professor with Math Club - Campus Mall
    • 12:00 - 4:00 pm | Dragon Symposium, an archival display of MSUM's history - CMU Main Lounge
    • 7:30 pm | Noises Off opening, University Theatre Production - Hansen Theatre
    • 8:45 pm | Battleship Team Check in - Nemzek Pool
    • 9:30 pm | Battleship - Nemzek Pool
        

    Thursday, October 3

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Distinguished Alumni luncheon with President Blackhurst, *Invitation Only - CMU 203
    • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Dean’s Chili Feed - Campus Mall (Rain site Center for the Arts)
    • 4:00 pm | Room Dedication celebrating MSUM's first Bachelor's degree graduate Art Storm - Library 120
    • 5:30 pm | Night of Distinction Dinner - CMU Ballroom
    • 7:30 pm | Noises Off, University Theatre Production - Hansen Theatre
        

    Friday, October 4

    Saturday, October 5

    • 10:30 am | Homecoming Parade - 11th St. South & more at MSUM
      Parade Registration
    • 11:00 am | Ferris Wheel Fun, Alumni Tent & Carnival games - Nemzek
      • Make & take crafts, photobooth & more
       
    • 12:00 pm | Alumni Swimming & Diving meet - Nemzek
    • 12:00 pm | MSUM School of Art Studio Crawl - CA 161
    • 12:30 pm | Dragon Fire Endzone Extravaganza - Nemzek
      • Food Trucks, Beer Garden, bag toss & more
       
    • 1:00 pm | Dragon Football vs. Winona State - Scheels Field
    • 3:00 pm | First Daughter and the Black Snake - Glasrud Auditorium
    • 4:00 pm | Dragon Volleyball vs. U of M Crookston - Nemzek Fieldhouse
    • 5:30 pm | Art Gallery Closing Receptions - Art Annex, Center for Arts
    • 7:30 pm | Noises Off, University Theatre Production - Hansen Theatre
    • 9:00 pm | Roller Rave skating party, Nemzek North Gym, 113
        

    ALL WEEK

    Dragons Give – Donate new toiletry items, used cellular phones, non-violent children’s toys and non-perishable food items at various locations around campus. All items are given to the Rape & Abuse Crisis Center and Great Plains Food Bank for members of our community in need.

    #DragonPride Photo Scavenger Hunt - Show us your #DragonPride! It's easy: Capture a photo or video of the items on the list. More posts = more entries. Post to Instagram or Twitter for your chance to win one of 20 prizes. We're giving away hats, shirts, and specialty Dragon hot sauce. Be sure your profile is set up public so we receive your submissions. Include #DragonPride and tag @MSUMStudentLife and @MSUMoorhead in all posts.

    Alumni Reunions

    Interested in connecting with your special group of Alumni and friends? The Alumni office can help get the word out! Call or email Alumni, let us know if you are planning a gathering and we will list the event here and help spread the word.