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Oct 5, 2017

LU Student Engagement Newsletter - October 2017

Oct 5, 2017 by New Student & Leadership Program

LU Student Engagement
Newsletter - October 2017


Apply Now for the Homecoming Royal Court
Deadline: Sunday, October 15
Homecoming Court is an LU tradition recognizing exceptional members of each class at Lamar & is decided by the votes of the LU student body. Homecoming Court winners and finalists for King & Queen will be revealed at the Bonfire, & the winners of Homecoming King & Queen will be announced at halftime during the LU vs UCA  football game on Saturday, November 4.



All LU students with a 2.75 or higher cumulative gpa are eligible to represent LU on the Homecoming Court. First-semester freshmen are exempt from the gpa requirement. Students applying must be sponsored by a registered Student Organization and that organizations must be registered for the parade.
Apply on OrgSync today!

Congrats to 2016 King & Queen Bryson Wilson & Amanda Marshall! 



Be In the Homecoming Parade!
Sign up by Sunday, October 22
The 2016 Homecoming Parade is on the way! All student organizations, colleges, & departments are invited to register today for the Parade for their chance to win up to $500! The Homecoming Parade is Saturday, November 4 at 2 pm. Visit for more details.




2016 Grand Marshalls, Bart and Martye Simmons.





Show off your Student Organization Spirit!
Sign up by Sunday, October 15

Spirit Board Competition

The Homecoming Spirit Board competition is a great way to get involved in LU’s Homecoming festivities. This contest allows your organization to be creative by incorporating the year's Homecoming theme into your Spirit Board design. The Student Organization Spirit Boards will be displayed throughout Homecoming Week at the Dining Hall Lawn.

Homecoming Powder Puff Tournament
Sign up by Sunday, October 15
Join us for the second annual Homecoming Powder Puff Tournament! Get your teams ready and compete for this years title of best team. Tournament will be Sunday, October 29 and final game will be played on Tuesday, October 31 on the Provost Umphrey Football Field. Sign up now!



Got questions? We've got answers!
Call the Setzer Student Center at 409-880-8722 or visit our offices in Carl Parker 109.