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October 2013 News Releases

2013 Homecoming at Washburn – Monday, Oct. 21 media opportunities

Media Opportunities

When: Monday, Oct. 21

Time: 5 p.m., 7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. (see info below)

Where: Memorial Union, Washburn campus

“SuperBod, A Hero’s Homecoming” is the theme for the 2013 Washburn University Homecoming celebration, which will begin Monday, Oct. 21, and feature daily activities leading up to the Washburn vs. Lindenwood University football game at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl. For more information about Washburn’s Homecoming and to view the complete schedule, go to Ichabods also can follow Washburn Homecoming on Facebook at Washburn University Homecoming and Twitter with #Superbod.

 Photo Opportunities – Monday, Oct. 21:

5 p.m., See what superpowers of imagination shine through to create unique Top Hats for the 2013 Top Hat Auction. Judges will choose the winners of the most creative contest on campus, main level, Memorial Union (Info: 670-1723) Top Hats are designed and created by the Washburn community and will be available to purchase during the Top Hat Auction, by silent auction or buy-it-now prices throughout Homecoming week. All proceeds benefit United Way of Greater Topeka.

7 p.m. Washburn students will shake their Superbods at the Homecoming Ball, Washburn Room, Memorial Union (Washburn students only). Announcement of Homecoming royalty candidates at 8:30 p.m. (Info: 670-1169)

Student activities and Greek life, 785-670-1723
Student life, 785-670-2100
Amanda Hughes, university relations, 785-670-2153