Homecoming 2021

Homecoming Schedule

Depending on COVID-19 protocols: masks and social distancing will be required.

Monday, Sept. 27               

Window Painting

Sponsored by College Hill Partnership          

Grab your favorite student organization friends and get ready to paint the town purple! Well, not the whole town … but you can join us for window painting and jazz up the windows of College Hill businesses!

Panther Pride Cry

Sponsored by Fraternity & Sorority Life

Get ready to roar with your panther pride, or cheer on your favorite group of pride criers! There’s no holding back as these panthers sing, stomp, dance, chant, or do whatever it takes to battle it out and take home the title of Pride Cry champion!  

Tuesday, Sept. 28                  

Office Decorating Contest

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

It’s time to let the good times roar in your office! Let’s see who’s got what it takes to turn back time and jazz things up panther-style celebrating the spirit of the Roaring ‘20s.

Maucker Movie “The Great Gatsby”

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

Come enjoy this classic movie which follows the life and times of millionaire Jay Gatsby (DiCaprio) and his neighbor Nick Carraway (Maguire), who recounts his encounter with Gatsby at the height of the Roaring Twenties on Long Island.

Wednesday, Sept. 29            

UNI Blood Drive

Sponsored by Sigma Alpha Epsilon

In the early 1920s they developed a plan that involved having an always-at-the-ready bank of volunteers that were ready to share their blood with a patient in need.

Traditions Amazing Race

Sponsored by Connecting Alumni To Students

This event has it all … trivia … traditions … challenges … racing against fellow panthers … it’s amazing and you won’t want to miss it! Let the good times ROAR!

Thursday, Sept. 30                

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

Whodunnit? That’s the big question, and we’re all gonna figure it out togetha. We got’s some panther-sluethin’ to do, and are countin’ on you to help, capeesh? We’ll even throw in dinner for ya services. Cause we’re nice.

Friday, Oct. 1                          

UNI Pep Rally

Sponsored by Campus Activities Board

Let’s get fired up! This is where the good times roar with excitement as Panther fans gather this homecoming from across campus, across the state, and across the nation to cheer on our teams for victory!

Saturday, Oct. 2                     

Homecoming 5K Walk/Run   

Sponsored by Panther Pacers

UNI vs Youngstown State

Join your fellow panther fans as UNI Football takes the field and gives us all something to roar about!

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Homecoming Contacts 

Connie Hansen
Student Life
Campus Activities Board Advisor 

Amy Mohr
Alumni Association


Helen Beyer
Campus Activities Board
Homecoming Executive

Amelia Holden-McMurray
University Relations
Marketing and Communications

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