What’s Happening For UMD Homecoming Week 2017?
It's homecoming week for students at UMD and it's time to celebrate everything Bulldogs related. Here is all the information you need to know about what's going on in Duluth this week.
One of the best parts of homecoming week, free food everyday in the Kirby Lounge! Here is what the different days will offer for students:
- Monday 10/16 - Corn on the cob
- 10/17 - Top the Tater Tuesday (11 am)
- 10/18 - Wienie Wednesday (11 am)
- 10/19 - Thirsty Thursday mocktails (11 am)
- 10/20 - French Toast Friday (9 am)
On Wednesday there is the Rick Brill Memorial Kickball game at 4 pm which you can register here. Plus events like Bystander Intervention Training (registration required 5 pm at 273B KSC), How To Get A Job & Negotiate Your Salary (6 pm at 445 ABAH), Home2Home Craft Night (8 pm at Kirby Commons) and Those Who Can't Dulmprov (9 pm at Kirby Garage).
Thursday PROF will be performing at 9pm in the Kirby Ballroom. The show id free with UCard.
Friday UMD Women's Hockey are taking on the U of M at Amsoil 3:30 pm. UMD Volleyball will be battling Minot State at 6 pm in Romano Gym. At 7:30 pm Men's Hockey will be taking on Merrimack at Amsoil.
Saturday is a huge day for Homecoming week:
There will be a free family carnival being held by UMD Alumni Relations starting at 11am at Malosky Stadium. The carnival will include a bounce house, face painting, games, prizes, stomp rockets and more.
Also starting at 11am is the homecoming parade! You can register to be in the parade here, just make sure you read the parade rule book. There is free parking and you can check out the map of the parade here.
At 1:05 pm UMD Football against Minot Stae at Malosky Stadium. Around 3:30 pm the Lady Bulldogs will be taking the Gophers once again at the Amsoil. Volleyball will be taking place at the Romano gym facing off with the University of Mary.
The Bulldogs of the Last Decade (BOLD) are throwing a Happy Hour from 4pm-5pm at Old Chicago. Get to know the members of BOLD and hangout with other Bulldog Alumni. After the Happy Hour, the Bulldog Block Party starts at 5pm. Grandma's Sports Garden will also have food and drink specials for Bulldog fans.
Closing out the day is Men's Hockey trying to take down Merrimack at 7:30 pm at the Amsoil. You can also check out the Homecoming Week Calendar right here. Be safe this week and go Bulldogs!