SCHEDULE FOR: Homecoming 2010 ‘Where the Magic Happens!’

Glennis Nagel
Director, Media Communications, 308.865.8454

Homecoming Week 2010
University of Nebraska at Kearney
September 21, 2010
“Where the Magic Happens!”
If you are a student, a member of the faculty or staff, an alumnus young or old, a sports fan, a music lover, a star watcher….or just like to have a good time and see old friends, plan to attend one, several or ALL of the activities planned during Homecoming Week!

A wide range of student activities will fill the campus beginning on Monday, September 27th and will continue through the parade on Saturday, October 1st.  A complete schedule of student-related events can be found at

A few featured events during the week….

September 30th

Lip Sync Competition & Royalty Crowning,
 7:00 p.m. in the Health & Sports Center
Traditionally one of the larger gatherings of our campus community, with many laughs, some interesting dancing and the much anticipated announcement of 2010 UNK Royalty!

October 1st 

Alumni Awards Social & Banquet,
 6:00 p.m. in the Nebraskan Student Union
Eleven UNK alumni will be recognized as Distinguished Alumni or Athletic Hall of Famers.  Visit for details on the banquet and MANY other homecoming events.  Tickets are $25.  Please contact Toni Meyers at or call 308.865.8474

Following the banquet, attend the LOPER PEP RALLY on campus and get fired up for Saturday’s football game!

October 2nd

Homecoming Parade,
 10:00 a.m. – Downtown Kearney
Enjoy the tradition of the annual parade, featuring student floats and outstanding bands!

Loper Luncheon
 – Beer & Brats at the Alumni House ($5 for food), 11:00 a.m. to the start of the football game
A great lead into the football game, and always a hit…bring your friends for some pre-game fun! Bring the family!
RSVP is greatly appreciated to .

 Lopers vs. Adams State, 1:00 p.m. at Cope Stadium at Foster Field –

“Loperville” Alumni Party,
 4:00-8:00 p.m. – Parking Lot north of Museum of Nebraska Art, Downtown Kearney
Come to Loperville, the interactive post-game home for Loper alumni and friends…you are sure to see friends you know, and surprises from your past at this first ever alumni tent party!  Food and drinks will be available for purchase.  

Visit for the
complete schedule for the week and many other details! 

Lucas Dart 

Executive Director
UNK Alumni Association

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