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Southern Miss to Celebrate 2014 Homecoming Nov. 3-8

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -  This is a news release from USM


The University of Southern Mississippi community is gearing up for a week of events to celebrate this year's Homecoming with the theme “All That Glitters is Gold.”

“Homecoming is the peak of school spirit on the Southern Miss campus,” said Kayla Patak, Homecoming committee member. “I hope that our theme, ‘All That Glitters is Gold,' embodies this spirit and helps raise Southern Miss to the top.”

The Southern Miss Golden Eagles will face the Marshall University Thundering Herd in a Conference USA showdown at 6 p.m. Nov. 8, following the Homecoming parade and Eagle Walk.

The University will be teeming with activity and tradition throughout the week with events including:

Monday, Nov. 3

  • Homecoming Kickoff Party in the South End Zone of The Rock at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4

  • Bring It On: Eagle Style at Reed-Green Coliseum at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 5

  • Day of Service
  • Campus clean up (time TBA) and profit shares (locations TBA)
Thursday, Nov. 6

  • Home basketball game against Mississippi College (time TBA)
Friday, Nov. 7

  • Fountain Sit at 1 p.m.
  • Friday Night at the Fountain
Saturday, Nov. 8

  • Parade 11 a.m. (parade will travel through campus starting at Rose's parking lot and ending at 4th street)
  • Eagle Walk at 4 p.m.
  • Game at 6 p.m.
For more information visit http://www.usm.edu/homecoming

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