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Bellarmine's week ahead: February 11-17, 2019 - Homecoming week

February 11, 2019

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It's a big week for students and alumni with homecoming activities every day.
 
Monday, Feb. 11
Knights Hall
Students can kick off homecoming week with food and fun. Test your luck and win prizes in games that include a basketball shooting contest. Pick up your 2019 homecoming shirt.
 
Tuesday, Feb. 12
Café Ogle
Score a new Bellarmine “swords up” shirt in exchange for your old shirts from high schools and those other colleges. 
 
Frazier Hall
Students, get those daubers ready to win some prizes!
 
Wednesday, Feb. 13
Touch the Knight, 6:30 p.m.
Quad
A Bellarmine student tradition! Teams of two will battle through a series of games, races and an endurance trial to see which team can keep their hand on Veritas, the Knight statue, the longest. Register through Engage or at the start of the event in the Quad.
 
Thursday, Feb. 14
Knights Hall
Cheer on the Knights as they take on the University of Illinois-Springfield. The student tailgate is open in front of Knights Hall from 5 to 5:45 p.m. and 7:15 to 8 p.m. The women's game begins at 5:45 p.m. and the men's game tips at 8 p.m.
 
Friday, Feb. 15
Frazier Hall
Bellarmine’s Alumni Association honors nine individuals and an organization who have distinguished themselves through professional accomplishments, community service and demonstration of attitudes consistent with Bellarmine’s values, including alumnus of the year Jesse Flynn ’71.
 
Ice House
Dance the night away as you celebrate Homecoming 2019. Tickets can be purchased online, in Café Ogle or at UDH during ticket sales days. Check Engage for dates and times.
 
Saturday, Feb. 16
Knights Hall
Cheer on the Knights as they play McKendree University. The women  play at 1 p.m. and the men begin at 3:15 p.m. The 2019 Knights of Honor will be announced and knighted during halftime of the men's game. 
 
Frazier Hall
Free alumni homecoming event with snacks and a cash bar. This event is perfect for children, grandchildren and future Knights who will enjoy inflatables, face painting and giveaways. Dinner is available for purchase in the University Dining Hall. 
 
HopCat
Graduates from the past ten years are invited to reunite with classmates and friends at a young alumni homecoming event from 8:30 to 10 p.m. at HopCat.
 
 

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