CSU Rolls Out The Red Carpet For Homecoming Week Feb 21-26

Homecoming 2005 at Columbus State University opens Monday, Feb. 21 with a week of activities for students, faculty and staff, alumni and the general public. This years theme Roll Out The Red Carpet... Its Showtime! is integrated in the following events:

MONDAY (2/21)
Student Banner Competition. Student organizations compete with bed-sheet size banners to be hung in the Lumpkin Center. Sponsored by Student Activities Council.
Staff and Faculty Door Decorating Competition. Departmental teams compete. Entries finished by 2 p.m. Judging 10 a.m. Tuesday. Sponsored by Staff Council.

TUESDAY (2/22)
All Star Intramural Basketball Game. Includes a three-point shoot-out. 7 p.m. Woodruff Gym. Sponsored by Campus Recreation.

WEDNESDAY (2/23)
Movie Screening: Dodgeball, 7 p.m. Davidson Center. Sponsored by Student Activities Council, Residence Life, Career Center.

THURSDAY (2/24)
Student Dodgeball Tournament, 12:30 p.m. Health and Safety Center (Gym Annex)by Campus Recreation.
Homecoming Ball, 8 p.m. Rankin Quarter. Sponsored by Student Activities Council, Student Government, Student Life.

FRIDAY (2/25)
Find The Cougar Competition, 6 p.m. Lumpkin Center Entrance. Sponsored by Student Life.
Pep Rally and Bonfire, 7 p.m. Lumpkin Center Parking Lot. Event to feature DJ Roonie G and DJ X-Treme, CSU cheerleader performances and appearance by Cougar basketball players. Sponsored by Athletics, Student Activities Council.

SATURDAY (2/26)
Silver C (25-year or class of 80 graduates) activities at the Cunningham Center: 10 a.m. coffee, 10:30 a.m. brunch and tour of new Cunningham Center. Invitation only. Sponsored by Alumni Association.
Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. 11:30 a.m. Lumpkin Center. Invitation only. Sponsored by Alumni Association.
Tailgating. Noon. Lumpkin Center Parking Lot. Hospitality Tent (including CSU Bookstore items for purchase) will be operating and Cooks Hotdogs will sell scrambled dogs for $3, hotdogs for $1 and chili dogs for $1.50. Also, an Alumni Contest for student organization will take place (contact the Student Life Office, 568-2273, for details). Sponsored by Alumni Association, Athletics, Student Activities Council, Student Life.
Alumni Old-Timers Basketball Game, 1:30 p.m. Lumpkin Center. Sponsored by Alumni Association.
Cougar Basketball. CSU vs. Armstrong Atlantic State, 4 p.m. women, 6 p.m. men. Homecoming Court presentation)sponsored by Student Life) at halftime of mens game.

For more information, contact Student Affairs at 568-2273 or Alumni Affairs at 568-2280 for alumni-sponsored events.