2021 Homecoming Week activities

Phoenix staff report

Sunday, Oct. 17  

  • Jaguars 2nd Annual 5K Run, Walk, Roll, Main Entrance, 9 a.m.  
  • Chicago Southland International Film Festival Awards Show, F1622 Theatre, 3 p.m.  
  • Celebration of Gospel: Homecoming Gospel Concert, Center for Performing Arts, 4 p.m.  

Monday, Oct. 18 

  • Bean Bag Tournament, Hall of Governors Patio, 12 – 3 p.m.  
  • Club Wars, Hall of Governors Patio, 3 – 4 p.m.  
  • Screen on the Green, E Lounge Patio, 7:30 p.m. (Dusk)  

(SPIRIT DAY: Get Up and Go! Wear your appropriate pajamas to class) 

Tuesday, Oct. 19 

  • Stay Informed with College of Health & Human Services, Hall of Governors, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  
  • Paint the Jaguar Rock: Transfer Student Tribute, Hall of Governors Patio, 1 – 6 p.m.  
  • Club Wars, Hall of Governors Patio, 3 – 4 p.m. 
  • Coming Back Funnier Comedy Fest, Sherman Hall, 8 p.m. 

(SPIRIT DAY: Throwback Tuesday – Dress like the ’90s/2000s) 

Wednesday, Oct. 20 

  • Community Service Back in Action! Iron Oaks Learning Center, 12 – 3 p.m. 
  • Club Wars, Hall of Governors Patio, 3 – 4 p.m. 
  • Paint the Jaguar Rock: Transfer Student Tribute, Hall of Governors Patio, 3 – 6p.m. 
  • GSU’s Hall of CPAs, Hall of Honors, 6 p.m. 
  • Jaguar Ball, Sherman Hall, 7 p.m. 

(SPIRIT DAY: Wednesday: Club Connections Day – Rep your student organization’s merch) 

Thursday, Oct. 21  

  • Junior Jaguars: A Day of Play, Family Development Center, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 
  • Homecoming Pep Rally, Hall of Governors, 1 – 3 p.m. 
  • Paint the Jaguar Rock: Transfer Student Tribute, Hall of Governors Patio, 3 – 6 p.m. 

(SPIRIT DAY: Thursday: Class Distinction Day—Wear your Class Color! (Seniors –Black; Juniors: Orange; Sophomores: Navy Blue; Freshmen: White; Graduate students: Grey) 

Friday, Oct. 22 

  • Pause for a Moment, Engbretson Hall, 12 – 2 p.m. 
  • Silent Homecoming Party, Hall of Governors, 9 p.m. – 12 a.m. 

(SPIRIT DAY: GSU Spirit Day – Wear Jaguars shirts, GSU colors, or 2021 Homecoming t-shirt (distributed at Pep Rally) 

Saturday, Oct. 23  

  • GSU Basketball Triple Header, The Arc Arena (Gymnasium), 1 – 7 p.m.