Join us for Homecoming 2020

October 4 – October 10

This schedule is subject to change. All events will be held in accordance with DSU’s modified Covid-19 event guidelines.

Sunday, October 4th, 2020

  • Coronation Brunch | 10 a.m. | Student Center Ballroom | Invite Only
  • Chili Cook-Off | 1 p.m. cooking, 5:30 p.m. judging, 6 p.m. tasting | Biesiot Activities Center | Free
    • Join us for the ninth annual Chili Cook-Off! To participate in the Chili Cook-Off, please fill out the registration form. The judging and tasting is free and open to the public; no registration required.
  • Movie Night | 7 p.m. | Stickney Auditorium | Free | DSU students only

Monday, October 5th, 2020

  • Blood Drive | 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Student Center Ballroom | TBD

Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

  • Entertainment Event (TBD) | 7 p.m. | Stickney Auditorium | TBD

Wednesday, October 7th, 2020

Student Clubs/Organization Event (TBD) | 7 p.m. | Student Center | TBD

Thursday, October 8th, 2020

  • Alumni Fellows & Honorees Banquet | Details to Follow
    • Each academic department has chosen to honor an alum who graduated from DSU. The chosen individuals are honored at the banquet and are named Alumni Fellows. 
    • The DSU Heritage Foundation also gives out the Young Hawk Award, Blue Feather Award, and Golden Hawk Award. 
  • Pep Rally | 7:30 p.m. | Scott Gymnasium | Free | DSU students only
    • Join the DSU Cheer team as they bring back some tradition during Homecoming week. Hosted by Seth Moerkerke and Suzanna Moberg of Hawk Talk, this event will introduce you to the coaches and members of the fall athletic teams. The DSU Heritage Foundation will sponsor pizza and water.
  • College Fun Night | 9:30 p.m. – 12 a.m. | Paragon Bowl | Free w/student ID | DSU students only

Friday, October 9th, 2020

  • Inauguration of President Stephen D. Easton | 9:00 a.m. | Dorothy Stickney Auditorium | Public
  • Emeriti Faculty/Staff Brunch | 10:00 a.m. | DSU Heritage Foundation | Invite Only
  • DSU Heritage Foundation Golf Scramble | 11 a.m. | Heart River Golf Course | TBD
  • Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet | 5 p.m. | TBD
  • DSU Music Department Homecoming Concert | 7 p.m. | Stickney Auditorium | TBD

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

  • Tim Sigl Mustache Dash | 8 a.m. | Biesiot Activities Center |
    • The Tim Sigl Mustache Dash is a 5K walk/run which honors a former DSU alum and employee, Tim Sigl, who was killed in a car accident. Register in advance by calling the DSU Heritage Foundation at 483-2557. Registration will also be available the day of the race starting at 7:15 a.m.
  • Homecoming Parade | 11 a.m. | Free
    Parade Registration
  • Tailgating | Immediately following Homecoming Parade | Biesiot Activities Center Parking Lot | Free
    • The tailgate is sponsored by the DSU Heritage Foundation. Tailgate spots are available
  • Blue Hawk Football vs. Dakota State University | 1 p.m. | Biesiot Activities Center
  • Coronation | Halftime | Biesiot Activities Center Field | Free
  • Post-Game Social | 5 p.m.

Questions?

Contact Anthony Haynes

Phone: 701-483-2089

E-mail: anthony.haynes@dickinsonstate.edu

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