Georgia Southern University

Welcome to Hollywood; University Ready for Homecoming Oct. 6-11


Georgia Southern University will celebrate Homecoming Week from Oct. 6 to 11 and this year’s theme, Welcome to Hollywood: Southern Walk of Fame, promises a spirit-filled week of red carpet fun. Festivities will kick-off at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 4 at the Russell Union Rotunda with food, fun and a sneak peak of homecoming activities.

Members of the community are invited to join in the fun on Friday, Oct. 10 during the parade at 4 p.m., the Hollywood Celebration announcement of the 2014 Homecoming Court at 5 p.m., and during the outdoor movie “Lucy,” on Sweetheart Circle at 8 p.m.

Homecoming Week will wrap up on Saturday, Oct. 11 with the football game against the University of Idaho at 6 p.m.

2014 Homecoming Week Highlights

Monday, Oct. 6
Southern Walk of Fame Kick-off, Russell Union Rotunda, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Georgia Southern Idol, Russell Union Ballroom, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 7
Sculpt-It for the Hungry, Russell Union Commons, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Screaming Eagles featuring Mentalist Christopher Carter, Russell Union Ballroom, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 8
T-shirt Swap, Russell Union Rotunda, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Real eagles of Hollywood, Russell Union Rotunda, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 9
Biggest Fan on Campus Tailgate, Russell Union Rotunda, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Doo-Dah Dance and Step Show, Recreation Activity Center, 7 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 10
Parade, from College of Education to Sweetheart Circle, 4 p.m.
Hollywood Celebration, Sweetheart Circle, 5 p.m.
Outdoor Movie “Lucy”, Sweetheart Circle, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 11
True Blue 5K, Recreation Activity Center, 7:30 a.m.
Football vs. University of Idaho, Allen E. Paulson Stadium, 6 p.m.

For a complete list of Homecoming Week activities visit



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