Get involved in UWF’s Homecoming activities this week


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see url Emily Doyle

Staff Writer

The UWF Homecoming Committee has an exciting week of events and activities planned for the annual week-long event. Here’s your day-by-day guide to all things Homecoming! Monday, Oct. 19: To kick off Homecoming week, UWF is Transforming the Campus by encouraging students to dress in blue and green to show their Argo spirit. You also can walk around the different departments and see the window panes that organizations are creating to out-spirit each other in the Window Pane Competition. The winner for the competition will be announced at the pep rally on Thursday. Tuesday, Oct. 20: The here Golden Fleece Challenge will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. You and a team of up to two more people will embark on an adventure around campus to find clues that will lead you to the Golden Fleece. The Golden Fleece Challenge is held every year to honor the Greek legend Jason, who with his warriors the Argonauts, set out to recover a golden fleece to save Jason’s father’s kingdom. Wednesday, Oct. 21: The enter site Cannon Fest will be held on the Cannon Green from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Cannon Fest is a campus picnic where UWF organizations set up tents and interact with students. There will be music, Sonny’s BBQ and game booths to get everyone involved.

Also go to site Wednesday, Oct. 21: The Cardboard Boat Races will commence at 8 p.m. at the UWF Aquatics Center. In this event, student and faculty teams will have constructed boats made solely from cardboard, duct tape and liquid nails. Then a chosen team member will attempt to paddle their team’s boat across the UWF pool faster than any other team. It is an exciting and humorous event that you will not want to miss!

watch Thursday, Oct. 22: The Pep Rally and Concert will be at 7 p.m. on the Cannon Green. The pep rally is a celebration of being an Argo and a chance to get excited and have a blast with your friends standing by your side. To conclude the evening there will be a concert by popular country artist Dan + Shay. Friday, Oct. 23: The Tailgate event at the Soccer Complex joins together Homecoming Week with Family Weekend. Get together with your fellow Argos before the men’s and women’s soccer teams play a double header that evening at 5. People are encouraged to bring their best tent decorations, grills for preparing favored foods, and a smile. Saturday, Oct. 24: To end Homecoming Week, there will be a Football Scrimmage at 11 a.m. at the University Park Field to help prepare our football players for their inaugural season in 2016.